Holiday accommodation in Llanrwst
Llanrwst is a historic market town in the Conwy Valley located between Betws-y-Coed to the south and Llandudno to the north. The town grew around wool and at one time, it was the eighth-largest town in Wales; today it has around 3,000 inhabitants. A major feature is the narrow three-arch stone bridge over the River Conwy with the ivy-clad Tu Hwnt i'r Bont National Trust tearooms on the western side. The bridge was built in 1636, and was reputedly designed by Inigo Jones. The bridge leads to Gwydir Castle, set within a Grade I-listed, 10-acre garden; built around 1500, Gwydir is a fine example of a Tudor courtyard house, incorporating re-used medieval material from the dissolved Abbey of Maenan.
The Llanrwst Almshouses were constructed in 1610 to house poor people of the parish and were restored in 1996 as a museum of local history. One of the world's most spectacular gardens, Bodnant is situated to the north of Llanrwst. It features huge Italianate terraces and formal lawns on its upper level, with a wooded valley, stream and wild garden below. All of these attractions are yours to explore during a stay in one of our Llanrwst holiday cottages. Browse our collection of family-friendly accommodation, self-catering cottages perfect for cosy couples’ retreats and dog-friendly holiday homes in Llanrwst, and start planning your Welsh adventure today. And for more holiday ideas, check out our full range of North Wales cottages, or browse our holiday cottages in Eryri / Snowdonia and Conwy holiday homes.