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Pen-y-Ceunant Isaf Tea House

Penceunant Isaf Snowdon Path | -53.111334, -4.124337, Llanberis, Snowdonia National Park LL55 4UW, Wales
+44 1286 872606
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  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (23 reviews)
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Penceunant Isaf Snowdon Path | -53.111334, -4.124337, Llanberis, Snowdonia National Park LL55 4UW, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided to abort walk up Snowdon due to weather and called in the Cafe on the Llanberis path cold & wet to be met by a roaring log fire. Steffan the owner could't be more friendly and served a lovely hot chocolate and pot of...More

Thank ColinH1957
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for a walk up Snowdon today with my daughter Laura, it was her 1st time at Snowdon......it was driving rain all the way up and only just stopped as we reached Penceunant Tea Rooms at the bottom! We had such a lovely warm welcome...More

Thank Noreenryan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

magnificent hot chocolate, excellent conversation, terrific ambience, warm and comfortable, who needs snowdon, vist pen-y-ceunant tea rooms all together more enjoyable than struggling up snowdon, just as much exercise if you walk up from llanberis and the views over to dieniollen are as good as...More

Thank kenchingtonrobin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been very lucky to find this cafe /stop off ,on the path leading from the road opposite the Victoria Hotel in Llanberis,this tarmaced narrow steep lane is well worth the climb , as the welcome you will get is well worth the effort...More

Thank Oncer3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the tea rooms on Monday. Stefan made us very welcome on the start of our walk where we enjoyed drinks and barabrith. Visited again on our return down the mountain when we were wet and cold. Enjoyed mint tea and some more barabrith on...More

Thank lindacstitch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

afetr a 4.5 hour snowy mountain climb we stopped here and had the best coffee I think I've ever had! Fire was blazing and a well deserved rest in a beautiful place. Great conversation flowing too.. Highly recommend a stop on the way up or...More

Thank KV1976
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place , amazing service so friendly and helpful perfect place for a warm drink after a long walk. Complimentary Welsh cake just a lovely touch. Highly recommended

Thank senseless101
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited Pen-y-Ceunant on Friday 5th January early evening after having walked up and down Snowdon, in the snow, with two children and two dogs. We received the warmest of welcomes from Stefan. We enjoyed the warmest and friendliest of visits, not to mention the...More

2  Thank vict0ria555
Reviewed 8 January 2018

We visited this cafe on our way home from new year in wales while my husband ran up snowden. Me and my 4 friends got such a lovely warm welcome from Stefan who gave us information about his cafe and the area. The cafe was...More

Thank Joannedkn
Reviewed 7 January 2018

As usual there is always a very warm welcome for all, at Steffans, Pen y Ceunant coffee house. Warm fire, friendly service, plenty to talk about so as to catch and of course lovely cakes. A place if you have not tried as yet, you...More

Thank rapdragon
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Cathy B
17 October 2017|
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Response from penceunant | Property representative |
Hello, Sorry for the delay in replying. We don't do food only drinks and light snacks, but you are welcome to bring your own food and eat it here. We are about 15 minutes from Zip world, which is in Bethesda, in the Ogwen... More
Rhiannon W
18 May 2016|
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Response from lennybaker | Reviewed this property |
As with everyone else's responses, its about half a mile from the high street. The last section, despite being tarmac, is very steep - possibly one of the steeper feeling bits of the entire Llanberis pass route up Snowdon... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Penceunant Isaf Snowdon Path | -53.111334, -4.124337, Llanberis, Snowdonia National Park LL55 4UW, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Snowdonia National Park  >  Llanberis
  • Phone Number: +44 1286 872606
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We serve Hot chocolate, Tea, Coffee, beer wine, and a small selection of light snacks. Open all the year round we are dog friendly and walkers can eat their own food on the premises. Taxis are arranged by request. Please note that we do not serve meals.
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