The quirkiest hotels in Wales

half the fun of a great holiday is having a good story to tell and as with so many stories the devil is in the details, some of which prove to be extremely characterful.  on that note, here are 10 of the quirkiest hotels in wales from the good hotel guide…

The quirkiest hotels in Wales

1
Porth Tocyn Hotel

Porth Tocyn Hotel

Abersoch

‘Relaxed and comfortable’, this ‘lovely, wacky’ hotel overlooking Cardigan Bay is ‘ideal for rest, fresh air, beach and coastal walks’.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • outdoor_pool
  • view
2
Gliffaes

Gliffaes

Crickhowell

‘Timeless standards of comfort’ keep guests coming back to this Italianate mansion ‘in a wonderful position’ on the River Usk.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • wifi
  • country_house
  • view
  • activities
  • disabled
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3
Cnapan

Cnapan

Newport

In a ‘fantastic area to explore’, between the Preseli hills and Pembrokeshire national park, this ‘exceptionally friendly and welcoming’ guest house was first listed in the Guide more than 30 years ago.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • exceptional_value
4
Y Goeden Eirin

Y Goeden Eirin

Dolydd

‘More than a B&B, this is a home that welcomes you for bed and breakfast.’
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • exceptional_value
  • value
  • b&b
  • parking
5
Bryniau Golau

Bryniau Golau

Bala

Landscaped grounds lead down to Bala Lake from Katrina Le Saux and Peter Cottee’s Victorian house in Snowdonia national park, with a vista of mountains in the blue distance.
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • view
  • value
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6
Ffynnon

Ffynnon

Dolgellau

In walkers’ country, within the Snowdonia national park, this handsome Victorian rectory stands in a market town at the foot of Cadair Idris.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • parking
  • romantic
  • dog_friendly
  • b&b
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7
Pentre Mawr

Pentre Mawr

Llandyrnog

In parkland, woods and meadows below Offa’s Dyke, Bre and Graham Carrington-Sykes cater for all sorts.
  • weddings
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • guesthouse
  • wifi
  • parking
  • outdoor_pool
  • guest_house

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