Snuggled in a fold of the Ffestiniog Steam Railway where you wave for a toot and only 200m to the station this 1882 quarry manager’s house, set in an acre of garden has evolved into a beacon of sustainability. Powered totally by green, renewable energy and winners of International eco awards – Green Key, Green Leader, Green Tourism and UK Considerate Hotelier. Its central position makes it ideal for exploring Snowdonia and the rest of North Wales. You can enjoy steam trains, dog walks, easy rambles, climbing, fishing, industrial heritage, nature and stunning open views all within walking distance so consider leaving your car at home (transport can be provided from Tanygirisiau’s narrow gauge steam railway station (300m away) and from the Blaenau Ffestiniog main line railway station (1.5 miles). Some of the bedrooms are suitable for wheelchair users and there is a short gravel path to one room , the path in the mountains can be rough. Three green electric car chargers available.
Directions & MapJust one mile south of Blaenau Ffestiniog, sign posted off the A496, 200m past the Steam Railway station at Tanygrisiau, at the corner of the lake. The grid reference for Bryn Elltyd is SH681449.
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