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Swallow Falls

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Address: Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed, Wales
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00:00 - 23:59
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Sun - Sat 00:00 - 23:59
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These falls add to Betws-y-Coed's already great rustic beauty.

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Small falls

Charge to enter :-( The falls are beautiful, with many steps to get closer, the walk around the falls is a pleasant one

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Mad_Bit
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Essex, United Kingdom
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Essex, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Charge to enter :-( The falls are beautiful, with many steps to get closer, the walk around the falls is a pleasant one

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I visited Betws-y-Coed this weekend, and had to go see the lovely Swallow Falls. It's a bit of a walk down a steep incline, with quite a few stairs, so somewhat of a challenge, but not impossible by any means. The views of the falls are totally worth it. We would definitely recommend it for nature lovers!

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Thank Cherie J
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A must visit taste of beautiful North Wales. It costs £1.50 per person to enter the unmanned turnstile, so ensure you have coins for all, as no change available.

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Thank Simon W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Swallow falls is lovely and well worth the visit. We had a great time in the little village would definatly return for a longer stay.

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Thank Dee S
Boston, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We're late arriving here and they were just about to close for the day, but because I was in a wheelchair and couldn't get down to see the whole falls, the man on the payment booth allowed us to go as far as we could to get a view of the Falls, very accomadating thank you! Certainly a sight well... More 

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Thank Alison0158
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and visited the falls today, it was a fairly bright day so the falls looked gorgeous! Worth the small fee of £1.50 ( correct change!) just a shame that there isn't a nice walk around the area. Still in my opinion worth a visit

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Thank Bindichboodle
Loughborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whatever time of the year the falls are beautiful and simply breathe taking!! With the Swallow falls hotel immediately opposite open for residents and non residents you can't beat them. There are a few steps but you do not have to walk miles to get to the falls as you can partially see them from the roadside

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely beautiful and magnificent. The water comes over the falls in a heaving cascade and makes a wonderful sound. This is quite a tricky climb to get to the falls and not for the faint hearted or less able..

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the falls whilst staying at the hotel opposite that is where you can park your you enter the falls through a turnstile for £1. 50 alternatively walk up the road for half a mile cross the bridge and take the footpath back down the river and see the falls for free you could carry on down the path to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely worth a visit if you are in the area... £1.50 to get through the turnstile, but worth every penny... Steeps steps though so not for everyone.. But a fantastic photo opportunity Stand in awe at Mother Nature doing her best

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