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We’re happy to report that here at Plas Celyn we escaped damage from the terrible flooding that hit North Wales over Christmas.  The waters rose to a record level, and many properties suffered damage from water ingress, but the damage … Continue reading

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Just down the road in Dolgarrog, the Surf Snowdonia wavepark is under construction.  With an opening date of August 1st, anyone with an interest in surfing (experienced or beginners) will have the perfect place to come and practice their moves … Continue reading

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We’re only  a few weeks away from the Trefriw Walking Festival now, and I have just sent out postcards to some of our previous guests to let them know about the Festival.  Have a look at the Festival website, www.trefriwwalkingfestival.co.uk … Continue reading

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Hello everyone, Here in the Conwy valley the lambs have begun to appear in the fields; a sign that spring is finally on the way. The hazel catkins are elongating and early daffodils are blooming. Walking along Gowers Road this … Continue reading

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We were all excited on Monday to see the Tour of Britain cycle race whizz past Plas Celyn just after lunchtime on their way to a nail-biting finish of the second stage in Llandudno.  Watching the climb up the Great … Continue reading

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Just looking at the events calendar for our area, and there are lots of interesting things happening in North Wales. Next weekend – 31st May and 1st of June is the All Wales Boat Show in Conwy Marina; however you are … Continue reading

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What a splendid summer we have been having this year in Wales.  Lots of visitors have been enjoying great walking and we ourselves have also been making the most of the beautiful beaches and even swimming in the sea, which has … Continue reading

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It’s been a nice week here in North Wales, with lots of sunshine (but a little cool, still!) Great for walking or biking and people have started to arrive in force to enjoy the outdoors.  The new zip wire at Penrhyn … Continue reading

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I have just had advance notice of the dates for the new Trefriw Walking Festival. The Festival will be happening on 17th, 18th and 19th May 2013.  Several guided walks are planned – ranging from a Historical Walk around Trefriw, a … Continue reading

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We are delighted to announce that Plas Celyn will be open for bookings from Friday 15th February, following the refurbishment of our kitchen.  Delicious breakfasts will once again be on offer after a comfortable night’s sleep here in gorgeous Snowdonia!

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