Betws-y-Coed is North Wales' most popular inland resort. It is where the River Conwy meets its three tributaries flowing from the west, the Llugwy, the Lledr and the Machno. Much of it was built in Victorian times and it is the principal village of the Snowdonia National Park.
Set in a beautiful valley in the Snowdonia Forest Park, it is ideal for outdoor activity holidays. Numerous Craft and outdoor activity shops are in the village with the popular Swallow Falls nearby.
It’s has a wonderful setting surrounded by dense woodland and magnificent mountain country is only part of the answer. The beauty of the area is enhanced by cascading waterfalls, hill-top lakes, river pools and ancient bridges. Ever since the Victorian artists flocked to the area and formed the first artist colony it has been a mecca for those that appreciate its unique natural beauty.
Take a look around this charming town
LLANELWY Athletic remain in control of Vale of Clwyd and Conwy League Division One after an astonishing 8-7 home victory over Betws-y-Coed.REM Jones Cup: St Asaph City Reserves, Llanelwy Athletic and Betws-y-Coed progress to third round - North Wales Pioneer
ST ASAPH City Reserves reached the REM Jones Cup third round thanks to a narrow 3-2 victory over Denbigh Development.Motorcyclist killed in crash while riding home to get more cannabis - Daily Post
Dad-of-three and Swallow Falls Hotel chef Carl Evans had told colleagues 'it'll only take me a few minutes', inquest hears.15 beautifully romantic Christmas breaks you can book in Wales - Wales Online
'Tis the season to cwtch up somewhere cosy with a mince pie and a mulled wine.A5 near Betws-y-Coed closed after two car crash - North Wales Pioneer
A road has been forced to close following a crash between two vehicles near Betws-y-Coed.