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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our room was at the back of this historic house, good size comfortable bed with a separate bathroom next door. Breakfasts on both mornings had plenty of choice: cereals, yoghurts, fresh fruit, plus cooked breakfasts with a variety of teas and excellent coffee and toast. The hosts were extremely helpful and informative about the local area and places to eat....

Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my husband enjoyed a fantastic two night stay at this beautiful b&b March 30/31. Our room was 10/10, huge bed, lovely bath and spotlessly clean. Attention to detail made the stay very special. Sarah, our host was so friendly, always smiling and made sure we had everything we needed even drying our walking gear for us. The breakfast...

Thank MrsHiker3
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent two nights here and enjoyed our stay. The house was nice and clean and Sarah was very friendly and made us feel very welcome. We bought our two night stay from Buy a Break and it was good value. When we arrived we were told the voucher only included a continental breakfast and it we wanted a full...

Thank Kay990
Wallasey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wife and I spent a quick overnighter here as a short break away. The house is absolutely beautiful and has a wealth of fantastic original features which only make it more attractive. Sarah was a wonderful host and an equally wonderful cook--the breakfast was the food of champions! The only downside to the visit was the bed--it was so big...

Thank ALAN G
Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We arrived to a warm welcome and a lovely room with an en-suite roll top bath, bubble bath and salts, which was great after days spent at Bounce Below and climbing Snowdon. Excellent location for exploring North Wales. Mark and Sarah were lovely hosts, really knowledgeable about the area. Great customisable cooked breakfast, which was perfect for us as I'm...

2Thank lukemckay87
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Received a great welcome from our host's, our room was spacious and spotless, nothing was too much trouble. I heartily recommend the breakfast. The room was large with a lovely rolled bath. Bala is a great location for exploring snowdonia.

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed during the world rally championship. The owners were very helpful. Clean and tidy accommodation. Breakfast was good. Sausages maybe not so good! Otherwise would defiantly recommend and stay again.

Thank Charliethehunter
Burnham-On-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Spent two nights at Bodiwan on a visit to North Wales. The room was large and very comfortable. The hosts friendly and helpful with excellent knowledge of the area. Breakfast cooked to order so really fresh. Bodiwan is in a great location for Snowdon and is within walking distance of Bala Lake and town.

1Thank restingman
Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We came to Bala to do some hill/lake walking and stayed at this lovely bed and breakfast for two nights. We were in the cottage which was nicely furnished, very clean and comfortable. The owner, Sarah, was very helpful and friendly. The breakfasts were freshly prepared to order and set us up for a days walking. It is ideally located...

Thank Christine R
Leyland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights, and Sarah and Mark could not have been more welcoming/helpful with everything from recommendations on where to go to just little bits with breakfast, I have never been anywhere with such lovely hosts! We stayed in mimosa cottage and its perfect (or was for us). Such a good space and a private garden too...

Thank JoandJamie

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bodiwan is an historic building in Bala town. As well as its history, grand rooms, large garden rooms have modern touches including internet access in all rooms. This family-run bed and breakfast is definitely worth an inquiry. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bodiwan

Address: Ffrydan Road, Snowdonia National Park, Bala LL23 7RY, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Snowdonia National Park > Bala
Price Range: $111 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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Bodiwan Bala, Wales
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“Didn't see any of the other rooms but ours at the back of the house was very comfortable.”
kathleenm619, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the room at the front with the roll-top bath (there may be more than one)”
Shevchenko_adeen, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If you book the mimosa you get the hot tub!”
152helenh, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the roll top bath a must after a long day out walking”
Lesley67502, 17 Feb 2016 | Read review
“wifi whilst available was intermittent as was mobile reception be wary if it's is important to you”
carnarvon6, 17 Aug 2015 | Read review
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