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Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here over New Year and found it clean, tidy and functional. Wifi was a bit ropey but thats the area i think. Fantastic base to go and explore what Snowdonia has to offer, get back have a hot shower and a well earned beer in the bar. Disappointed to read the group from Nottingham whom stayed the same...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stay here every year and always enjoy it. Very good value for money, hot showers, rooms fine. Staff are lovely and 5 minute walk into Betws-y-Coed....... perfect base for anyone who loves the great outdoors...

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Leek
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We visited Betws-y-Coed to take part in some of the outdoor activities in the area and this bunkhouse was ideal. The bunkhouse nothing extravagant, but perfect what the kind of trip we were having. We shared a room which slept 5, two bunks, one for 3 and the other for 2. Breakfast was provided in the morning which was lovely,...

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1Thank topgun06
Nantwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

I found this bunkhouse to be excellent. A little bit cold at times as one over reviewer noted, but it was -6 outside which is fairly extreme. Great location and friendly staff. Good value for money. Large rooms of traveling with families.

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1Thank MarkAndEithne
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Where do I start? This place is a lovely old house in a beautiful place. We were part of a large group and had room 2 which was quite nice ( but felt damp when the heating was off) , with one bunk and one bunk bed with double at bottom with foam mattresses. However our friends had room 1...

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oldham
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Firstly the location is fantastic, very central to Betws y Coed. What a beautiful part of the Country especially in the Autumn when all the trees are changing colour. We had room 6 which is on the top and had the most beautiful view. Beds very comfortable and clean. If you like high pillows bring your own. There was a...

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1Thank lushy4
Reviewed 9 November 2016

At the Vagabond bunkhouse, you get what they promise. Bunkbeds, but big enough to sleep together as a couple. Nice heating in the room. Shower clean and funktional. Kitchen had all facilities and a fridge to store some groceries. We were very satisfied. It is primitive but just what we expected :)

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1Thank Karina H
Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Another fantastic no frills bunkhouse Ben was a brilliant host The location is stunning at the foot of snowdon Its a hike or drive in the car to the nearest town but worth the visit We walked for miles around the reservoir and into the old slate quarry Thinking about a return visit next year

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1Thank galesaway16
Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016

MY brother and I needed somewhere cheap and cheerful for a couple of nights while we were visiting Go Below in north Wales. Betws Y Coed is not the cheapest place to stay usually so The Vagabond bunkhouse was a real find!! For less than GBP20 pppn you get clean bedding, warm rooms (which are private and lockable if you're...

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2016

6 of us stopped in the 8 birth room, it was clean & tidy & had everything we needed for a 1 night stay. The beds were quite hard but I don't mind that & it was great to have nice clean bedding so we didn't have to drag our sleeping bags out. Also a great bonus that we could...

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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Additional Information about The Vagabond

Address: Craiglan Road, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 OAW, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Snowdonia National Park > Betws-y-Coed
Price Range: €43 - €71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Vagabond 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Don't accept room 1-grim! 2 & 3 are nicer and refurbished.”
 of 5 bubbles rachelt390, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Top floor room have best views.”
 of 5 bubbles lushy4, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“You don't really get a choice of room but rooms at the top and front of the building have the best views... and the most stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles jamiea672, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“front rooms in the house give you fab views”
 of 5 bubbles jacquelinesmith99, 5 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Room 1 & 3 (I'm told) don't have electrical outlets. Dont know about the others. Room 1 has a noisy faucet.”
 of 5 bubbles Becks19, 25 Sep 2015 | Read review
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