Category: Hotel news

Celebrating 800 years of Dolbadarn Castle – YOUR CHANCE TO WIN!

This year Dolbadarn Castle celebrates its 800th anniversary and we’re celebrating by giving away some great prizes!  The castle (we affectionately think of it as our castle) sits quietly within the grounds of the Royal Victoria Hotel, keeping watch over the gateway into Snowdonia. Built around 1220 by Welsh Prince Llewelyn Fawr (Llewelyn the Great), it… Read more »

Our slate mining landscape nominated for UNESCO World Heritage Status

We’re blessed in North Wales to have more than our fair share of UNESCO World Heritage sites but there could be an addition to our burgeoning heritage portfolio if campaigners get their way. Joining the stately Pontcysyllte Aqueduct in Llangollen and the numerous medieval castles of Edward I, the stark and stoic landscape of Snowdonia’s… Read more »