Local Attractions


The historic town of Conwy and the breathtaking mountains of North Wales make this a great place to visit.

Hill walking around Tal-y-Bont
North Wales Tourism
This site lists many more attractions in the North Wales Region.

Go North Wales
Enjoy a range of exciting and varied events throughout the year - from food festivals, art exhibitions, concerts and craft fairs to agricultural shows and fun seasonal events - there really is something for everyone.

Places to Stay & Eat

Cae Wennol Yurts
Set in the beautiful Conwy Valley on a 16 acre family - run small holding, Cae Wennol offers a quiet retreat and a gateway to Snowdonia's mountains and coasts.

The Lodge Hotel Tal-y-Bont
All the rooms at The Lodge Hotel Tal-y-bont Conwy provide a private bathroom, plus all the essentials for a comfortable stay. They all include tea and coffee making facilities, a radio and a telephone. Those staying at the hotel can enjoy a unique dining experience at the on-site restaurant, ideally located for those who want to stay close by when looking for a bite to eat.

Y Bedol Inn Tal-y-Bont
The Y Bedol Inn at Tal y Bont is a lovely example of a truly traditional Welsh pub. Popular with locals and visitors alike, the Y Bedol Inn is set in the heart of the Conwy Valley and enjoys sensational mountain views, as well as a pretty river running alongside. With open fires, real ales aplenty, and a good hearty menu, you are assured of a warm welcome and sustenance galore.

Conwy Valley Backpackers Barn
Conwy Valley Backpackers is situated on a peaceful working farm with organic status in the heart of the beautiful Conwy Valley, with excellent access to Snowdonia. Centrally heated with fully equipped self-catering kitchen, log fires, hot showers and a fire alarm system.

Conwy Valley Barn - Pyllau Gloewen Farm
A family farm situated in the beautiful Conwy Valley, on Snowdonia's doorstep, between the mountains and the sea.

Boardrider - The Old Post Office Building, Conwy Road, Dolgarrog
Surfing and Skateboarding equipment, outdoor clothing, camping gear, and holiday apartments.

Things to Do

Surf Snowdonia
A world-first inland surf lagoon and the only guaranteed surf break in the UK. Awesome technology delivers a variety of wave profiles, so absolute beginners can surf safely alongside the pros. Expert surf tuition and reliable waves make this the ideal, family-friendly training arena.

Other Links

North Wales Potters
North Wales Potters aims to encourage the exchange of ideas, techniques and philosophy whilst also providing marketing opportunities for the membership with our exhibition programme

Jennifer Buxton - a Lifetime of Art
My aunt Jennifer Buxton was one of the UK's premier portrait painters, and a lifetime inspiration to me!