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“Best Easter break ever!!”
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Joys of Life
Ranked #1 of 3 Bethesda B&B and Inns
Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
“Best Easter break ever!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2013

14 of us have just stayed at joys of life for the second time. We thoroughly enjoyed it. Nothing was too much for owners who even had sledges to use in the snow. Its a lovely place to stay and we will definitely be coming back.

  • Stayed March 2013
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2012

My husband and I had stayed there a few years ago and we liked it so much that we decided to take the family and a couple of friends for the August Bank Holiday weekend. The facilities and location are fabulous. The previous reviewer gave a full description of what is available. We booked the Bryn Llys property and had 5 bedrooms, dining room, kitchen, lounge and games room. It is convenient for the Welsh coast, Bettws y Coed, and even as far as Harlech. We had three children with us aged 10 and 12 and they loved it. We are considering doing this as a family get-together again next year.

  • Stayed August 2012, travelled with family
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2012

We stayed at the Joys of Life as a large group over a weekend and hired out the total Bryn Llis accommodation (sleeps 14 in 12 beds, 2 being doubles).
The facilities and furnishings are absolute top quality for the price paid and with hiring out the full venue there is so much space! 5 bedrooms each with en-suite are lined up corridor style facing a nice outdoor area and pond, on the other side of which is ample parking space. The living space (which would be shared if only hiring one room) consists of downstairs – dining area with 3 x 6 person dining tables, attached kitchen with all necessary appliances, bathroom and laundry room. Upstairs there is a large communal lounge with TV and enough seats for everyone, along with a games room with table tennis!
The accommodation is almost in the shadow of the Snowdon mountain park and so is a great base camp for all the local activities. Bethesda itself is a small town but does have a couple shops, pubs and numerous take aways. The owners were lovely and very helpful in every stage of the booking process.
In summary, great location, amazing accommodation!

  • Stayed June 2012, travelled with friends
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2011

We've stayed here many times both B&B and in the lovely self catering cottage while our daughter was at Bangor uni. We returned again this year after a gap of two years. It really is a lovely tranquil place to stay. Every comfort is offered, furnishings are high quality and the welcome from the on site owners is extremely warm. The site is lovely with a beautiful lake and lots of nearby walks along the wonderful River Ogwen.

  • Stayed September 2011
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2010

A wonderfully warm welcome was our greeting at this B&B which is situated in its own extensive and beautiful grounds, a veritable oasis of tranquility. The room was extremely comfortable and its en suite shower-room was first class, in fact one of the best we have used. It is literally on the door-step of the best mountains in Snowdonia as well as the Menai coast and Anglesey. Highly recommended. Access for the disabled and self-catering accommodation are also located on this site.

  • Stayed September 2010, travelled as a couple
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Property: Joys of Life
Address: Coed-Y-Park | B4409, Bethesda, Bangor LL57 4YW, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Gwynedd > Bangor > Bethesda
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Ranked #1 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Bethesda
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Hotel Class:5 star — Joys of Life 5*
Number of rooms: 54
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