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Castles in North Wales

Explore the local history at one of the many castles in North Wales


When it comes to castles in North Wales, there’s no shortage to choose from. Wales is steeped in history and myth. Legends of old, castles and stories.

There are so many stories to discover and wonderful places to visit around North and Mid Wales. From the legends of Arthur, Merlin and the tales of the Mabinogion to modern day stories including the investiture of The Prince of Wales at Caernarfon Castle. Before the investiture the Prince had spent a term at the University College of Wales at Aberystwyth, learning to speak Welsh.

Each castle and grand house in North and Mid Wales has its own story and struggles through the ages. With many having been opened up as attractions, it’s easy to visit and soak up the history and legends that make the area so rich in heritage.





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Y Beudy

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A converted traditional Welsh 18th century stone built long barn. The barn is fabulous for families and a stunning romantic getaway for couples.
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Ysgubor

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Ysgubor (meaning haybarn) is a detached barn conversion that has been fully renovated in a contemporary design.
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The Willerby Brockenhurst

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The Willerby Brockenhurst has a classic design that will feel familiar to those with fond childhood memories of holiday home adventures.
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The Swift Toronto

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The Swift Whistler

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The Willerby Portland

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A best seller in the Willerby lodge range, The Portland is a contemporary home with traditional touches that makes you feel like you’ve just walked into a rather expensive country house hotel
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Pen Y Garth Luxury Holiday Homes

Rhos y Gwaliau, Bala,
Gwynedd, LL23 7ES
  01678 520485

Bala Caravan and Chalet Park

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Gwynedd, LL23 7YG
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Bythynnod Bryn Caled Cottages

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Gwynedd, LL23 7SU
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