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“Lovely countryside home only a short walk into betws y coed”

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Tan Dinas Country House
Ranked #1 of 47 Betws-y-Coed B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 29 November 2013

Just returned from another lovely weekend at Tan Dinas. We have been staying here for many years and are always made to feel very welcome by John and Eileen. The house is set in the forest with wonderful views of the valley, yet is only a short walk from the shops, bars and restaurants of Betws y Coed. The house is very homely with an excellent breakfast each morning. Our only disappointment is that we don't get the chance to stay in Tan Dinas more often.
John & Elaine, Liverpool.

  • Stayed: November 2013
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Eileen B, Owner at Tan Dinas Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2013

You once said you had never been to the same B&&B twice. The fact that you have been here 10 times speaks volumes. We really look forward to your visits as I am sure you are aware. Thank you for taking the time to write this review. It is greatly appreciated.

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Reviewed 25 November 2013

We have now stayed in this beautiful B and B three times. Last time was in September 2013.

If Wales was on our side of the world we would have a permanent weekend booking.

Eileen's warmth, charm and sense of humour has not diminished one little bit and each time we have stayed we have been made to feel like family coming to stay. With Eileen's bubbly character John seems to take a back seat but his breakfasts say it all.

We have stayed in many hotels and B and B's around the world and Tan Dinas can not be bettered. Simply The Best.

Thanks again Eileen and John. As I said before, we will, be back.

  • Stayed: September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Eileen B, Owner at Tan Dinas Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2013

I am sure it must be a record for a B&B to have repeat business 3 times from a couple in Australia, especially during a 5 year period. Thanks so much for your wonderful review, the fact that you come from so far to see us makes us feel very proud. Will you make it a 4th time - we hope so !

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Reviewed 5 November 2013

Wow, second visit to this wonderful secluded house. thought that our first visit was second to none and it couldn't get any better but John and Eileen didn't fail to top this. They were more than welcoming , making us feel right at home . The cleanliness is outstanding along with the breakfast,just what we needed for a days walking, the only let down was the weather if only they could have ordered warmth and sun but this did not reflect the warm hospitality given to us both.

  • Stayed: October 2013
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Eileen B, Owner at Tan Dinas Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2013

Thanks for another lovely review. What a shame the weather was poor - the only thing we can't control, pity really, as although we love the rain which makes Snowdonia so magnificent, we would have given you some sunshine for your walk up Snowdon ! See you soon, we hope.

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Reviewed 4 November 2013

Amazing place, amazing location and views but above all, amazing hosts. This is a fantastic place to stay, but the stand out fact is that John and Eileen are exceptional hosts. John's breakfast is by far the best food I have ever eaten in a hotel/B&B and I wish I could have stayed longer and eaten everything on the menu. Eileen's knowledge of the local area and Snowdonia is second to none, offering advice for walks and other places to eat and visit.
The room was perfect, a good size, ample storage, lovely and warm, with everything you need, including fresh milk in the fridge and a good hairdryer for the Mrs!! There is a large car park and only a 5 minute stroll down the hill into the village.
Betws-y-Coed is a perfect base if you are looking to visit the area and if you are looking for a room anywhere in North Wales, don't waste your time looking around, I promise you will not be disappointed. We will certainly be back and will make sure our friends come too.

Room Tip: Book early to avoid disappointment, all rooms are nice but try to get one with a view over the valle...
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  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled as a couple
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Eileen B, Owner at Tan Dinas Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2013

Many thanks indeed for such an informative review. Holidays mean alot to us all and John and I always try and ensure our guests get the best we can offer. It's nice when it is appreciated. Please do come again and enjoy another of Johns breakfast delights, another day out in beautiful Snowdonia and another day here on which we can try and spoil you.

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Reviewed 28 October 2013

Thanks to the warm welcome we received on arrival we immediately felt at home. Eileen was just wonderful and Johns breakfast was unsupassed. The porridge was 5* with double cream and Manuka honey. I would advise anyone thinking of booking to just go ahead, you wont be disappointed. The room we stayed in was lovely, spotlessly clean and so comfortable. Eileen and John know how to run a B&B, in fact they could teach masterclasses!

Room Tip: We had Willow room which was lovely but I'm sure all the rooms are to the same high standard.
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  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled as a couple
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Eileen B, Owner at Tan Dinas Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2013

Thank you for your wonderful compliments. After running 2 B&B for 15 years we hope we have learned something. It was really very nice to have you stay and we are pleased you enjoyed yourselves and our home. Thank you. Thanks also for taking time to write a review. We hope to welcome you back.

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Reviewed 28 October 2013

What a fabulous place to stay! Up the hill overlooking the sheep and green fields and nestled amongst all the trees. Our room was warm and cosy the the breakfast choice is fantastic!
Friendly host and hostess, could not recommend highly enough.
We love it :-)

  • Stayed: October 2013, travelled with family
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Eileen B, Owner at Tan Dinas Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2013

John and I were delighted to see you and your lovely family here again and are happy to hear that you enjoyed your second visit as much as your first. We agree wholeheartedly that our views are certainly amazing and location one of the best in Snowdonia. Thank you for returning and for writing a review.

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Reviewed 27 October 2013

Eileen and John are great hosts and went out of their way to ensure I had a great stay. Eileen gave me some great tips on what to do & John cooks an amazing breakfast. The views from the house are stunning. It is a short work to the town centre and some of the good hikes. Would definitely recommend this place

Stayed: October 2013, travelled solo
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Eileen B, Owner at Tan Dinas Country House, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2013

It was lovely to share our home with you. So much fun was enjoyed at breakfast ! You certainly made the most of your weeks stay and tried many of the activities available, but there are still plenty left if you fancy coming again. John will always be happy to make you your favourite smoked salmon and scrambled eggs. Thanks for writing a review.

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Additional Information about Tan Dinas Country House

Address: Coed Cyn Helier, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0BL, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Snowdonia National Park > Betws-y-Coed
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 47 B&Bs / Inns in Betws-y-Coed
Price Range: £99 - £100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This 5 star country house is set in probably the best location in Snowdonia with breath-taking views from every window. Situated in 3 acres of landscaped grounds and woodland it is a 5 minute walk from the hustle & bustle of the village, yet is so peaceful and tranquil it seems miles away.Enjoy the home from home hospitality offered by John and Eileen in a warm and friendly atmosphere bringing back guests again and again. ... more   less 
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