10 quirky hotels in Wales

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Porth Tocyn Hotel

Porth Tocyn Hotel - October Mid-Week Walking Package Special Offer

Abersoch

There’s no standing on ceremony at Porth Tocyn Hotel, where, when looking for the non existent reception, you are quite likely to be greeted by a loud “BOO” from resident proprietor, Nick Fletcher-Brewer.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • outdoor_pool
  • view
  • baby-friendly
  • wi-fi
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • country_house
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Bodysgallen Hall and Spa

Bodysgallen Hall and Spa - Two-night 'Escape to the Country' Special Offer

Llandudno

Believed to have begun life in the 13th century as a watchtower for Conwy Castle to ward off a surprise attack, this majestic National Trust owned hotel and spa is set in 200 acres of wooded parkland.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • spa
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • honeymoon
  • country_house
  • indoor_pool
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • wi-fi
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Llwyndu Farmhouse

Llwyndu Farmhouse - Three Night 10% Discount Special Offer

Barmouth

At the base of the Rhinog Mountains and overlooking Cardigan Bay and the Lleyn Peninsula, Llwyndu Farmhouse will surprise and delight you.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • wifi
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wi-fi
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Twr y Felin Hotel

Twr y Felin Hotel - Blas Restaurant Dining Club Special Offer

St David's

Centred upon a former Windmill built in 1806, Tyr Y Felin Hotel has had £7 million lavished on it by its Hong Kong based Welshman architect owner, turning it into “Wales’ first contemporary art hotel”.
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • walking
  • disabled_facilities
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
  • boutique
  • gourmet
  • parking
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • electric_charging_point
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Gwesty Cymru

Gwesty Cymru

Aberystwyth

Note the name – Gwesty Cymru – simply translated from Welsh to English it means “Welsh Hotel” and as such the name embodies what Gwesty Cymru stands for; Welsh heritage and identity.
  • wifi
  • parking
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • wi-fi
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Ffynnon

Ffynnon

Dolgellau

Just a bit eccentric but nevertheless stylish and elegant, this grand Victorian pile, situated at the foot of Cadair Idris in Snowdonia, has had an interesting history.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • parking
  • romantic
  • dog_friendly
  • b&b
  • baby-friendly
  • wi-fi
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
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Coes Faen

Coes Faen

Barmouth

The largest all glass ceiling in Great Britain, a 30 acre private woodland garden that tumbles into the atrium, a cascading natural water feature, bedrooms each with their own spa feature, terrific food served in relaxed and comfortable atmosphere, even facilities to bring your dog or horse.
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • bandb
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • boutique
  • adults-only
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
  • eco-friendly
  • b&b
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
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Llanthony Priory Hotel

Llanthony Priory Hotel

Abergavenny

Minimal, not minimalist is a good way of describing the recently refurbished tasteful rooms at Llanthony Priory Hotel, which were once occupied by Augustinian monks.
  • walking
  • exceptional_value
  • romantic
  • historic
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Hotel Portmeirion

Hotel Portmeirion

Portmeirion

The Hotel Portmeirion is the cornerstone of the architectural phenomena of Portmeirion village designed and created by Clough Williams-Ellis and inspired by the facades of Amalfi coast gem, Portofino.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • spa
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • honeymoon
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • disabled
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • baby-friendly
  • historic
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The Boat House

The Boat House

Laugharne

The opportunity to stay at the place Welsh wordsmith Dylan Thomas spent many hours telling tales in exchange for free drinks awaits at The Boat House in Laugharne.
  • adults-only
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • bird_watching
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • walking
  • historic

From a retreat favoured by Dylan Thomas to a suite in a windmill, views of Snowdonia to a former priory inhabited by Augustinian monks, a holiday in Wales is never just an ordinary escape at these hotels. Each beautifully decorated and offering its own unique brand of warmth and hospitality, here the we share 10 of our top quirky hotels in Wales…

Last updated: June 15, 2019