Places to Stay

Close to Tywyn Wharf station


Rhianfa Bed & Breakfast –

(Tywyn Wharf – 0.1 mile)

We welcome you to our recently refurbished Victorian house, where we are sure once you stay you will want to visit us again. Located within walking distance to the beach and a stones throw from the Talyllyn Railway.


Preswylfa Guest House 4*

(Tywyn Wharf – 0.2 mile)

Jane and Lawrence Garvey welcome you to their family run Guest House. Within easy walking distance of Tywyn High Street, beach and other local amenities.


Merton Villa Bed & Breakfast 4*

(Tywyn Wharf – 0.3 mile)

A friendly, family-run Guest House that dates back to1884, when it was commissioned as a Manse by the Minister of the Wesleyan Methodist church. It has been sympathetically refurbished retaining many original features.


Lounge Holidays

(Tywyn Wharf – 0.3 mile)

Has a wide range of quality, well presented, holiday homes, beach houses, cottages, apartments and rooms throughout Southern Snowdonia in this stunning part of Wales. Sweeping sandy beaches, beautiful mountain scenery, medieval castles, pre-historic standing stones and wonderful local produce are just part of the experience that awaits you in Snowdonia where the local inhabitants have preserved their language and culture for centuries. Come and immerse yourself in Wales, voted by the readers of Lonely Planet as ‘Their Favorite World Wide Destination’ in 2014.


Leahurst B&B

(Tywyn Wharf – 0.5 mile)

A family run Bed and Breakfast located on the outskirts of Tywyn and is within easy walking distance of beach, shops, railway station, and the famous Talyllyn narrow gauge railway.


Monfa Guest House

(Tywyn Wharf – 0.5 mile)

There is a warm friendly welcome awaiting you at the Monfa Guest House, why not come along and experience it for yourself. This exceptionally large traditional stone-built Victorian House, with its great character and charm, has been refurbished to provide you with a very comfortable standard of accommodation.


Penllyn Caravan Park

(Tywyn Wharf – 0.5 mile)

Is a beautiful, fully refurbished site with beach access and picturesque views of the Dysynni Valley. Open since, 1998, our recommended caravan site has 60 pitches for caravans & static holiday vans, specialising in disability access. All the amenities such as mains water, sewage, gas, electricity, water, laundry and amenity blocks can also be found on the site along with telephone connections.


Arthur Guest House

(Tywyn Wharf – (0.6 mile)

Located on the seafront at Tywyn. The house overlooks Cardigan Bay and is surrounded by the beautiful Snowdonia National Park with spectacular views of Cadair Idris. Cyclist, walkers, bird watchers, kayakers, surfers, anglers – are especially welcome to an area with an amazing wealth of natural beauty. Or if you just want to relax and enjoy the panoramic views, you’ll find a great welcome at The Arthur.


Vaenol Caravan Park & Camping

(Tywyn Wharf – 0.6 mile)

Is situated on the very edge of the Snowdonia National Park in the beautiful seaside town of Tywyn. The Park is family owned and managed and is the ideal location to own your own holiday home or come and stay with your touring caravan or tent.


Trefeddian Hotel, Aberdovey –

(Tywyn Wharf – 3 miles)

AA Hotel of the year, the Trefeddian has an enviable position overlooking the stunning Aberdovey beach. All 59 bedrooms are well equipped with all the modern comforts you need to feel right at home.

Quietly charming and traditional, the Trefeddian Hotel has been passed down the generations of the Cave-Browne-Cave family who firmly believe in ‘good old-fashioned hospitality’.

Close to Hendy Halt


Hendy Farm Cottages 5*

(Hendy Halt – Adjacent)

Hendy Farm holidays provide 5 star self catering and 3 star Bed & Breakfast facilities in Tywyn, Southern Snowdonia. A great place for a family holiday, or a romantic short break in Snowdonia. Enjoy Bed and Breakfast on a working farm with the privilege of its own halt on the Talyllyn Narrow Gauge Railway! From here you can leisurely tour town or countryside.
Spectacular scenery and sunsets. A perfect place to have a fun filled week with family or friends or for short breaks during the quieter period. Why not attend some of the fantastic events that happen throughout the year.


Pall Mall Farm Caravan & Camping

(Hendy Halt – 0.5 mile)

Pall Mall is situated on the edge of Snowdonia National Park, on the estuary of the Dysynni River, surrounded on three sides by majestic hills, with Cadair Idris dominating the view to the east. Within walking distance of the market town of Tywyn and its beach, famous among the UK’s water sports enthusiasts. The surrounding hills and mountains offer many leisure opportunities and host the world famous “Race the Train” hill race.

Close to Cynfal Halt

Cynfal Farm Cottages 5*

(Cynfal Halt – 0.1 mile)

Is idyllically located, enjoying panoramic scenery of the countryside, the Dysynni valley and Cardigan coast. There are three luxury self-catering cottages, each offering guests a comfortable stay in a barn or stable conversion providing the perfect base to enjoy the great Welsh outdoors. Whether you are a family or a couple, the cottages are perfectly located to suit all desires. The working farm boasts its own halt for the Tal-y-Llyn narrow gauge steam railway – the smallest railway platform in the country! Providing the most charming form of transport to the nearest town, Tywyn. The cottages are close to the magnificent 4-mile stretch of golden beach that extends from Tywyn to Aberdyfi.

Close to Rhydyronen station


Tynllwyn Caravan & Camping 4*

(Rhydyronen – Adjacent)

Tynllwyn 4 star Caravan, Camping & Touring Park is situated in the picturesque Hamlet of Rhydyronen overlooking the beautiful Dysynni Valley. Only 2.5 miles from the seaside town of Tywyn, the area is a fisherman’s delight with streams, rivers, lakes and sea fishing all close by. The park is surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty providing a paradise for walking and birdwatching. A trip on the Talyllyn Railway will take you west into Tywyn or east to Dolgoch Falls, on to Abergynolwyn and further on up the pine clad valley to Nant Gwernol. There you can walk the forest paths or relax amidst the trees. The area provides much to interest young families and individuals. Beautiful, unspoilt, natural countryside to relax in, or try pony trekking. The beach at Tywyn offers hours of fun with clean sea water for surfing, boating, swimming, diving or just splashing about. You may be lucky and spot the dolphins and seals that live in Cardigan Bay.

Close to Tynllwynhen Halt

Snowdonia Retreats Tynllwyn Hen

(Tynllwynhen Halt – Adjacent)

Tynllwyn hen is a rural self catering cottage in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park. It is near the hamlet of Rhydyronen, close to the seaside town of Tywyn, high up on a peaceful hill with panoramic views of the hills, Cadair Idris mountain and the broad water and sea below. It has a steam train stop nearby and is an ideal place for walkers, cyclists, families, nature lovers, stargazers or romance. Massages and yoga available for an added touch of luxury and outdoor activities available.

Close to Dolgoch station


Dolgoch Holidays 4* –

(Dolgoch – Adjacent)

Dolgoch Holidays offer two four star rated self-catering cottages, situated just minutes walk from the Dolgoch Falls railway station and the spectacular lower falls. The cottages sleep four and six people respectively, and are a perfect base for exploring the railway, for woodland and waterfall walks, and for the beach (just a 15 minute drive from the cottages).

The properties are usually let for a week, but please contact us to discuss requirements if you would like a shorter or longer break. We are pleased to offer a discount to TRPS volunteers and members as well as for bookings for both properties together.


The Dolgoch

(Dolgoch – Adjacent)

A family run bed and breakfast set beneath the Dolgoch ravine in a quiet location but close to many of Snowdonia’s attractions. The location means that this is the perfect place to relax and unwind. Located at the south western corner of the Snowdonia National Park just 5 miles from the beautiful West Wales coastline. Dolgoch is close to Tywyn, Aberdyfi and Abergynolwyn, with many walks available from its doorstep including the Dolgoch Waterfalls. Cadair Idris, one of Snowdonia’s most spectacular mountains is also a few minutes away.

Close to Talyllyn Lake


Pen y Bont Hotel

(Abergynolwyn – 3.3 miles)

Is a 16th Century Lakeside Coaching Inn with one of the most iconic views in Wales. We are located very close to Cader Idris, the highest mountain peak in southern Snowdonia National Park, Gwynedd. It is also spelt “Cadair Idris”, meaning “Chair of Idris”, and it is very popular with walkers and plane spotters. As well as the stunning views, you can enjoy home-cooked food and Real Ale straight from the cask. In summer our lakeside Beer Garden is a day out in itself! Alternatively, you might just prefer sitting by our log fires in the Fireside Bar and Restaurant, while the wild weather of Snowdonia rushes over us from the Irish Sea.

Tynycornel Hotel 3*

(Abergynolwyn – 3.4 miles)

With a magnificent location, surrounded by the stunning natural beauty and dramatic scenery of the Snowdonia National Park, the Tynycornel Hotel looks out over its own 222-acre fishing lake. With the majestic mountains of Cader Idris reflected in its waters, Tal-y-Llyn Lake is more than a scenic asset; the hotel owns the lake, which is noted for its superb fishing. Tynycornel was a well-known fishing hostelry as early as 1800 and guests enjoy priority access to Tal-y-Llyn’s prized waters, together with fine river fishing. There is a spacious lounge overlooking the lake and the quiet bar and restaurant both offer a high standard of cuisine with an extensive wine list.


The Old Rectory on the Lake 5*

(Abergynolwyn – 3.4 miles)

Nestling on the side of Cadair Idris in southern Snowdonia and enjoys spectacular views across Tal-y-Llyn to the steep sided mountain opposite. Situated mid way between Machynlleth, Dolgellau and the coastal village of Aberdyfi The Old Rectory on the lake offers homely accommodation and is the ideal place to get away from it all and unwind. It also is a great base from which to explore the Snowdonia National Park.

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