We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    The Railway Cottage

    Frongoch, Frongoch, Snowdonia National Park, Bala LL23 7NT, Wales
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    Traveller (17)
    Room & Suite (8)
    Dining (2)
    Cysgod y Garn
    32 reviews
    #1 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Frongoch
     
    Bwch-yn-Uchaf
    54 reviews
    #5 of 15 Speciality lodging in Bala
     
    Pen-Isa'r-Llan
    27 reviews
    #2 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Llanfor
     
    White Lion Royal Hotel
    323 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Bala
     
    Overview
    • Excellent94%
    • Very good2%
    • Average0%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “b b” (18 reviews)
    “shower room” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Cysgod y Garn
    32 reviews
    #1 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Frongoch
     
    Bwch-yn-Uchaf
    54 reviews
    #5 of 15 Speciality lodging in Bala
     
    Pen-Isa'r-Llan
    27 reviews
    #2 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Llanfor
     
    White Lion Royal Hotel
    323 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Bala
     
    Rooms
    6 Aug.7 Aug.
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Frongoch hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "f733261a861e437c82de06f70342875a", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1162139,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":6,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":7,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"f733261a861e437c82de06f70342875a","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"The Railway Cottage","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImY3MzMyNjFhODYxZTQzN2M4MmRlMDZmNzAzNDI4NzVhIiwiQUlLIjoiMjg2OTkwYTNhMjEyNDY3NmE1NTBhNTYyNjU0ZWFjY2EifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "06/08/2017", "checkOut": "07/08/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (34)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 34 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This was a quiet welcoming place with a beautiful garden we were free to wander in. The room had a small conservatory we could sit in and watch the numerous birds. Breakfast was plentiful and appetising.If we were in the area again we would return....More

    Thank nandi2434
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I visited here with family the grounds wild but Lovely beautiful area, on arrival place looked great room was apt after hosts left went to toilet had to clean the seat and underneath but that was ok , dropped my headache tablet it went under...More

    Thank Englishrose198
    Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

    I stayed here as a solo traveler on a short break to get some walking done. The room was amazing, equipped with everything needed, hot shower, fridge, microwave etc. The bed was comfy and the shower hot. The breakfasts were great! I was on fruit...More

    Thank James G
    Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at the railway cottage as it was just a 15 minute drive from where we were working. The owners were extremely accommodating and very helpful and polite. The room had a microwave, tv, fridge, tea/coffee and kettle, dvd, books, cd's, private toilet/shower room,...More

    Thank Mike Kerrie O
    Reviewed 28 January 2017

    A great b and b. Stayed for one night only, booked quite late. Lovely room, spacious. Twinkling lights throughout the garden, very pretty. Found easily enough with directions and sat nav, a few minutes drive from Bala, very close. Room with 2 single beds (I...More

    Thank rockysgirl38
    Cysgod y Garn
    32 reviews
    #1 of 4 B&amp;Bs / Inns in Frongoch
     
    Bwch-yn-Uchaf
    54 reviews
    #5 of 15 Speciality lodging in Bala
     
    Pen-Isa'r-Llan
    27 reviews
    #2 of 4 B&amp;Bs / Inns in Llanfor
     
    White Lion Royal Hotel
    323 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Bala
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 87 - USD 91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Number of rooms
    • 1
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline and Booking.com so you can book your The Railway Cottage reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Wales >
    • North Wales >
    • Snowdonia National Park >
    • Bala >
    • Frongoch
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (17)
    Room & Suite (8)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (7)
    Nearby
    Plas Yn Dre
    29 reviews
    4.03 km away
     
    White Lion Royal Hotel
    323 reviews
    4.03 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Plas-Yn-Dre
    515 reviews
    4.02 km away
    The Bryntirion Inn
    125 reviews
    7.84 km away
    Ty coffi
    68 reviews
    4.02 km away
    Gorwelion
    67 reviews
    3.76 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    The National Whitewater Centre
    284 reviews
    1.43 km away
    Llyn Tegid (Bala Lake)
    212 reviews
    4.09 km away
    Stori Beer and Wine CYF
    44 reviews
    4.04 km away
    Bala Adventure and Watersports
    69 reviews
    4.09 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from The Railway Cottage staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "Near the conservative side"
    Read review
    "Bala spice in village is a must for curry lovers"
    Read review
    "Book Early! We wanted to stay for 2 nights but the dates we wanted were booked out a month in advance. There..."
    Read review
    "Book fast to avoid disappointment. The owners can be contacted directly if you do a main engine search."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing