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Ffestiniog steam train station 200m. Must wave to trains when they toot,  it is the lawPointing at house and steam train track. 35mins ramble out the back door. HISTORY...the half mile long ramp is to deliver slate from Wrysgan mine onto Ffestiniog steam railway 1860's
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Guesthouse. 100% green energy Bryn Elltyd eco.

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Guesthouse. 100% green energy Bryn Elltyd eco.

11 guests
5 bedrooms
10 beds
5 private baths
11 guests
5 bedrooms
10 beds
5 private baths
Great check-in experience93% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
BreakfastThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.

3 star Guesthouse. Fire alarms..Food hygiene certificates. ALL energy Renewable. Stunning rural location. Ffestiniog steam trains 200m. Blaenau Ffestiniog town 3k , Zip World /Bounce Below / Zip caverns / Go - below / Antur Stiniog bike trails.
5 ensuite rooms. 11 capacity Breakfast included. NOT self catering. ....3 Electric car chargers incl Tesla.
Awards..Trip advisor Cert of Excellence (Phone number hidden by Airbnb) ..Considerate Hotelier eco x2. ( Savoy won award previous year!)


Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed, 1 single bed
Bedroom 2
1 single bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed
Bedroom 4
1 queen bed
Bedroom 5
1 queen bed

House Rules

No smoking
Check-in time is 5PM - 9PM
Check out by 10AM


70 Reviews

Betsey.Buckheit@Gmail.Com User Profile
July 2016
John & Ceilia are fabulously welcoming hosts to their beautiful, sustainable guesthouse nestled in the slate mountains of North Wales. My daughter and I were traveling car-free and found the location easily accessible by train and bus (and thank John for his lift to the train sta…
John User Profile
Response from John:
Thanks for great review. our aims on sustainability seem the same. If I can inside Europe can you do the US ?
July 2016
Pat And Carrie User Profile
Pat And Carrie
June 2016
The location was great for what we wanted to do. We were able to take hikes right from the property. Town was a short drive away and breakfast was wonderful. The room was comfortable and quiet. We were the only people in the main house, so it felt like we had it all to ourselves…
Elizabeth User Profile
June 2015
John and Celia were amazing hosts, going above and beyond my expectations. They had such a vast knowledge of the local area, a beautiful property in stunning location (easily accessible by foot, bus, or train as long as one doesn't have massive amounts of luggage), great food (es…
Stephen User Profile
June 2015
Lovely setting, friendly hosts with good local knowledge, tasty breakfast. Nice, relaxed, informal atmosphere. The bedroom was quite small, which might prove a challenge for two people with a lot of gear. Highly commendable philosophy of conservation and re-use!
Owen User Profile
September 2018
Beautiful location, cozy, comfy rooms, great breakfast and a warm welcome. This is a great B and B and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend it.
Kerry User Profile
September 2018
Superb and knowledgeable hosts meant we had a lovely weekend with our friends. The weather was a tad wet (well it is Wales) but the house and location are stunning!
Natalia User Profile
September 2018
Second time visit, and not last! We were a group of 13 and all of us were delighted with John and his wife's hospitality, the place and the surroundings. Beautiful breakfast in the morning locally with locally sourced ingredients and home made bread. It is all about the little de…

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Blaenau Ffestiniog, United KingdomJoined in April 2014
John User Profile
71 Reviews
Cannot live without wife, Ceilia. Proposed to her on on mount Everest 1978. We got fed up of city, quit moved to to mountains / Welsh heritage we love. Grafted and engineered to create refined, guesthouse running entirely on renewable energy. Stunning location with half m…
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