• Reasons to visit Bala and the Snowdonia National Park #3

    #3 Adventure For the adventure seekers among us there is no shortage of amazing activities to take part in. Close by to Pen y Bont is the National White Water Centre for white water rafting, numerous water sport activities are available at Bala Watersports and at Lake Vyrnwy.  There is mountain biking at Coed y Continue reading »

  • Reasons to visit Bala and the Snowdonia National Park #2

    #2 Snowdonia National Park           As we have already mentioned, Bala is situated in the south of the absolutely stunning Snowdonia National Park.  Perfect for walkers and those who enjoy beautiful scenery alike, it is a must see for everyone when in North Wales. No visit to the Snowdonia National Park Continue reading »

  • Bala Summer News

    August already!! this has to be the quickest season on record for us so far! Below are few things going on in Bala through August to help you plan your trip. August at the Gorwelion in Bala – 01678 520943 August the 3rd sees an Off the ground production of Around the World in 80 days Continue reading »

  • Summer Offers in Bala Now

    June already! Let the summer begin!  Summer Offers Bala Celebrate, Commiserate or Avoid the General Election. Come to Bala and enjoy the extended light of the long summer evenings perhaps sitting around a campfire toasting your marshmallows? Why not take advantage of our low season mid week offer. Stay 3 nights plus Sun to Friday Continue reading »

  • Pen y Bont Glamping

    Seasoned campers or even if camping isn’t quite your thing! Fancy a new experience for 2017? Our campsite is located in Bala, which is in the majestic Snowdonia National Park. We have two Romany Gypsy Caravans – the perfect glamping experience for two. Our location is an excellent base to explore the beautiful area and experience Continue reading »

  • Wales Celebrates 2017 Year of Legends

    This year Wales is celebrating the 2017 year of legends, an opportunity for Wales to celebrate the past, present and future by bringing the legends of past to life and also celebrating the legends of today. 2017 is about bringing Wales’ diverse culture and heritage to the fore. Visit Wales has created a video which shares a Continue reading »