Destination guide

Historic Snowdonia National Park will entice you

Enjoy the history and other features of Snowdonia National Park. This walkable city is known for its hiking, mountain views and sightseeing. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Snowdonia National Park

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Snowdonia National Park a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aberglaslyn Pass (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Llyn Dinas (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Gelert's Grave (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Watkin Path (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Miner's Track (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Pyg Track (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Snowdonia National Park

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Snowdonia National Park is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Portmeirion Sands (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Llyn Dinas (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Moel Hebog (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Cader Idris Mountain (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Barmouth Beach (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Mount Snowdon (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Snowdonia National Park

The nearest airport is in Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), located 53.2 mi (85.7 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Llandecwyn Station, Talsarnau Station and Blaenau Ffestiniog Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay around Snowdonia?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,346 holiday lettings near Snowdonia. From 1,663 Cottages to 1,663 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Snowdonia is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Snowdonia?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Snowdonia. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Llandrindod Wells: 598 holiday homes
  • Llanbrynmair: 322 holiday homes
  • England: 71,693 holiday homes
  • Aberystwyth: 726 holiday homes
  • Corwen: 684 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Snowdonia! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Snowdonia?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Snowdonia with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Llandrindod Wells: 598 holiday lettings
  • Llanbrynmair: 322 holiday lettings
  • Aberystwyth: 726 holiday lettings
  • Corwen: 684 holiday lettings
  • Denbigh: 797 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Snowdonia?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Snowdonia. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Colwyn Bay Station: 1,220 holiday rentals
  • Conwy Castle: 1,509 holiday rentals
  • Mount Snowdon: 2,091 holiday rentals
  • Porth Neigwl Beach: 1,087 holiday rentals
  • Prestatyn Beach: 1,051 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Snowdonia listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.