Stunning old mansion house with annex self-contained cottage where we stayed. Very comfortable accommodation, hugely spacious and fabulous views and garden from up on a hill looking out at Cader Idris. Very friendly and welcoming hosts, good cycle storage and only a short walk into Dolgellau town for food.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Penycoed Hall is an imposing property standing proudly in it's own grounds overlooking the town of Dolgellau. Breathtaking views of the Cader Idris mountain range can be enjoyed from the house or from the secluded gardens surrounding it. The Hall dates from 1889 and has a fascinating history. In it's time having been a purpose built mansion for the gentry, home to an Indian Prince and his English Princess wife and a Hall of Residence for a girls boarding school. The guest accommodation offered comprises of 2 self catering apartments each around 850 square feet, both having 2 bedrooms sleeping up to 6 people in each. There is a small recently re-furbished cottage which sleeps 3 people and bed & breakfast is offered in 2 additional rooms,sleeping 4 in the larger room and 2 in the smaller room. All accommodation has en-suite or private bathroom facilities. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Penycoed Hall Dolgellau, Snowdonia National Park