Betws-y-Coed - Local Information
Betws-y-Coed is a pictuesque village in North Wales on the confluence of the rivers Conwy and Llugwy. Being the ‘Gateway to Snowdonia’, the village of Betws-Y-Coed is located in Snowdonia National Park and the Gwydyr Forest, providing numerous opportunities for outdoor and adventurous activities, it is an excellent base to explore the area.
The village has a range of accommodation options to suit all needs including hotels, campsite, cottages and bunkhouses. Eateries and pubs serve locally sourced food and drink in a diverse range of cafes, restaurants, bistros and pubs. Many people come to Betws for the outdoor gear and equipment shops, there are also a good range of independent gift, craft, food, clothing and art shops all with a Welsh theme.
Come to Betws for fresh air, peace and solitude, natural beauty, lakes and rivers, walking, road and off road cycling, climbing, adventure, exploration and relaxation. Travel a little further for some of the best beaches and coastal scenery in the UK, climb the highest mountain in Wales and England or experience some famous adventure activities such as the world’s fastest zip wire, underground trampolines and zip wires, mine exploration and the world’s first inland surf centre.