SNOWDONIA CAMPSITES
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SHELL ISLAND
Shell Island
Llanbedr
Gwynedd
LL45 2PJ

tel> 01341 241453

pitches> 800

open: march to november

description>
"There are some 300 acres of land allocated to camping.This makes SHELL ISLAND the biggest camp site in the UK and the Biggest Tenting site in Europe. Unfortunately we only have a tent license and therefore cannot accept Caravans or Campervans. Campervans can be accepted if they have a tent for sleeping purposes. It may sound rediculous but then the Vehicle becomes a means of transport !!" the fantastic Golden Rule! Campers may not pitch within 20 yds of another tent in the same field unless prior agreement is reached with adjoining campers.
 
GWERN GOF ISAF
Gwern Gf Isaf Farm
Capel Curig
Betws-y-Coed
Snowdonia
North Wales
LL24 0EU

tel> 01690 720276

pitches> 60

open: open all year

description>
"Gwern Gf Isaf is beautifully situated on a traditional hill-farm between Capel Curig and Llyn Ogwen, close to the base of the well-known peak of Tryfan. Set in the heart of the mountains it is ideally situated for walking or climbing the surrounding peaks of the Glyders, and the Carneddau."
 
DOLGAMEDD
Bontnewydd
Brithdir
Dolgellau
Gwynedd
LL40 2DG

tel> 01341 450221

pitches> 65

open: April To October

description>
'Dolgamedd is an 11 acre family run park, level and sheltered, set in beautiful scenery beside a river where camp fires are allowed. Swimming and fishing on site on the river Wnion. Riverside and woodland paths offering tranquility and a bird watchers paradise. An ideal location for sea and mountains and an excellent base for mountain biking - Coed y Brenin nearby.

New top class facilities building with campers kitchen, launderette, drying room, lockable area for bikes, disabled/parent & child room. Wash basins, WC's, shaver points, freezer for freezer packs, hairdryer, washing up sink, electric hook-ups and barbeques. Chemical toilet disposal. Pets are welcome. Campfires allowed on the riverbank. Street lights and Picnic tables.

 
RHOSFAWR PARK
Rhosfawr,
Y Ffor
Pwllheli
LL53 6YA

tel> 01766 810545

pitches> 20

open: march to october

description>
 
LLYN GWYNANT
Hafod Lwyfog
Nantgwynant
Gwynedd
LL55 4NW

tel> 01766 890 340

pitches> 300

open: easter to october

description>
Llyn Gwynant is the nature lovers' campsite in the very heart of Snowdonia. The campsite lies below Snowdon in the most beautiful valley in Wales. It is an ideal base for walking, swimming and other adventure activities. You can walk up Snowdon directly from the site. Alternatively you can simply enjoy natural beauty and quiet beside the lake or river, relaxing by your own camp fire. No radios are allowed, recycling is required and respect for the land and for others is essential. Bookings are not needed for families or individuals, but groups of 20 can reserve part of the site.
 
TYN-YR-ONNEN CAMPSITE
Tyn-yr-onnen Farm
Waunfawr
Caernarfon
Gwynedd
LL55 4AF

tel> 01286 650281

pitches> 0

open: march to october

description>
'Set on a traditional Welsh hill farm that has been farmed by the same family for over 300 years. Ty'n yr Onnen's extensive area offers seclusion, being 'off the beaten track' and enjoying peace and tranquility unequalled in Wales, coupled with all the modern facilities the modern day camper demands.

Ty'n yr Onnen offers freedom. Unlimited walks over 400 acres of heath and heather land with a wealth of natural wild life and breath-taking scenery on Moel Eilio which is part of the farm's sheep walk and for the enthusiastic walker a path to the summit of Snowdon can be followed from the site.

Spacious site (2 hec), level pitches which are well sheltered, 10 amp hook-up-points. Ground for sports; ball games, barbeques and camp fires. Games arcade with pool table, video machines, darts etc. Family lounge with colour TV and table tennis. Antique kiosk with payphone.

Two luxury toilet blocks (slot free showers), mother & baby bathroom, electric razor points, hairdrying, disabled person's facilities, launderette, washing-up room, ample hot water.

 
DINAS FARM
Dinas
Llanbedr
Gwynedd
LL45 2PH

tel> 01341 241585

pitches> 0

open:

description>
'A country lane brings you to Dinas, a 100-acre hill sheep farm, comprising of a traditional stone farmhouse, and a small secluded caravan and camping site, with its own scenic lake.

The farm is situated in the valley of Cwm Bychan, a beautiful and splendid wild area of the Snowdonia National Park, 2 miles inland from the village of Llanbedr, and 3 miles from Harlech with its sweeping sandy beach and imposing castle'

 
ABERAFON CAMPSITE
Gyrn Goch
Caernarfon
Gwynedd
LL54 5PN

tel> 01286 660295

pitches> 0

open: march to october

description>
'North Wales seaside camping and caravan site on the Llyn peninsula. The site adjoins a private beach which is safe for bathing and there is access for boat launching. There are 15 acres of valley grounds, 5 acres of which are sheltered, level pitches.

The toilet block has showers and shaving points, the site has water points, electric hook ups and chemical disposal points. Laundry and dishwashing facilities are available along with a small site shop open during the main holiday period.'

 
SNOWDON VALLEY CAMPING
Cwellyn Arms
Snowdon Base Camp
At the foot of Snowdon
Rhyd Ddu
Gwynedd
LL54 6TL

tel> 01766 890321

pitches> 0

open: open all year

description>
'The campsite is set in a breathtaking location in the Snowdonia National Park at the foot of Snowdon, near the lake of Llyn Cwellyn. The site is for tents only, and features free power showers, flush toilets, fresh running water, logs for sale for camp fires.

The campsite enjoys marvellous views towards Snowdon. Breakfast can be served at the pub by prior arrangement. Camp fires are allowed and logs are available for sale. There is also a bunkhouse on the site'

 
CWMRHYWYDDFOR
Tal-y-llyn
Tywyn
Snowdonia
Gwynedd
LL36 9AJ

tel> 01654 761286

pitches> 55

open: open all year

description>
'small basic site with amazing views'