Bala is Full of things to do.

We are currently collating a list of things we like doing and things people enjoyed doing in and around Bala when they stayed at one of the cottages

Gypsy Wood

Come and experience the Gypsy Wood Magic at our Fun Filled Activity Park… we are unique in North Wales!

Gypsy Wood
  • Attraction Name:
    Gypsy Wood
  • Location:
    Bontnewydd, Caernarfon
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Go Ape

We’re the UK’s no.1 forest adventure with 27 adventures UK wide

  • Attraction Name:
    Go Ape
  • Location:
    Coed Y Brenin, Dolgellau LL40 2HZ
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TT Adventure

Tree Top adventure is a unique, fully equipped high ropes centre

TT Adventure
  • Attraction Name:
    TT Adventure
  • Location:
    Betws y Coed, Conwy County, LL24 0HA
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National Slate Museum

The National Slate Museum offers a day full of enjoyment and education in a dramatically beautiful landscape.

National Slate Museum
  • Attraction Name:
    National Slate Museum
  • Location:
    National Slate Museum, Llanberis, LL55 4TY
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Bwlch Nant yr Arian

Bwlch Nant yr Arian Forest Centre is a little piece of heaven in the Cambrian Mountains

Bwlch Nant yr Arian
  • Attraction Name:
    Bwlch Nant yr Arian
  • Location:
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Y Den

The Den is an indoor play centre suitable for children under the age of 12 or a height of 4"9.

Y Den
  • Attraction Name:
    Y Den
  • Location:
    Y Den, Llanberis LL55 4UR
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Meirion Mill

Crafts Gifts and Country Clothing

Meirion Mill
  • Attraction Name:
    Meirion Mill
  • Location:
    Meirion Mill, Dinas Mawddwy, Powys. SY209LS
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Events North Wales

Rural Events for 2011

  • Attraction Name:
    Events North Wales
  • Location:
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Rhug Estate - Organic Farm

Our farm is full of historic sights, both natural and man-made

Rhug Estate - Organic Farm
  • Attraction Name:
    Rhug Estate - Organic Farm
  • Location:
    LL21 0EH
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CADW

Cadw is a Welsh word which means 'to keep'. Cadw is the Welsh Assembly Government's historic environment division.

CADW
  • Attraction Name:
    CADW
  • Location:
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Welsh Mountain Zoo

Set in North Wales, high above Colwyn Bay with panoramic views and breathtaking scenery.

Welsh Mountain Zoo
  • Attraction Name:
    Welsh Mountain Zoo
  • Location:
    LL28 5UY
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Chester Zoo

Every visit to Chester Zoo is a unique and exciting experience. The UK’s number one Zoo, close to the historic city of Chester,

Chester Zoo
  • Attraction Name:
    Chester Zoo
  • Location:
    CH2 1LH
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Corris Mine Explorers

Step back in time with Corris Mine Explorers in Mid Wales as you explore the workings of an old Welsh Slate Mine

Corris Mine Explorers
  • Attraction Name:
    Corris Mine Explorers
  • Location:
    SY209RF
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Snowdonia - The Attractions - Visitor’s Guide

Snowdonia, the hauntingly beautiful heartland of North Wales, has been attracting visitors for generations.

Snowdonia - The Attractions - Visitor’s Guide
  • Attraction Name:
    Snowdonia - The Attractions - Visitor’s Guide
  • Location:
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Centre for Alternative Technology - CATS

If you've wondered it, we've tried it. If we haven't tried it, we will.

Centre for Alternative Technology  - CATS
  • Attraction Name:
    Centre for Alternative Technology - CATS
  • Location:
    SY20 9AZ,
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Inigo Jones Slateworks

Inigo Jones Slate Works was founded in 1861 primarily to produce school writing slates.

Inigo Jones Slateworks
  • Attraction Name:
    Inigo Jones Slateworks
  • Location:
    LL54 7UE
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Glasfryn Activities & Bowling Centre

Come and enjoy a great family day out in North Wales

Glasfryn Activities & Bowling Centre
  • Attraction Name:
    Glasfryn Activities & Bowling Centre
  • Location:
    LL53 6PG
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Castles….and more Castles!!!

Cadw is a Welsh word which means 'to keep'. Cadw is the Welsh Assembly Government's historic environment division

Castles….and more Castles!!!
  • Attraction Name:
    Castles….and more Castles!!!
  • Location:
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Green Wood Forest Park /  Gelli Gyffwdd

There's a day packed with adventure and fun for you and all your family at GreenWood Forest Park.

Green Wood Forest Park  /  Gelli Gyffwdd
  • Attraction Name:
    Green Wood Forest Park /  Gelli Gyffwdd
  • Location:
    LL56 4QN
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Sygun

Sygun Copper Mine is one of the wonders of Wales

Sygun
  • Attraction Name:
    Sygun
  • Location:
    LL55 4NE
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Electric Mountain

One of the UK's most dynamic electricity generators

Electric Mountain
  • Attraction Name:
    Electric Mountain
  • Location:
    LL55 4UR
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Llechwedd Slate Caverns

"A 'must do' day out, in and around Snowdonia"

Llechwedd Slate Caverns
  • Attraction Name:
    Llechwedd Slate Caverns
  • Location:
    LL41 3NB
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Shell Island

Shell Island has three bathing beaches

Shell Island
  • Attraction Name:
    Shell Island
  • Location:
    LL45 2PJ
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Caerau Uchaf

Caerau Uchaf has the highest private garden open to the public in North Wales

Caerau Uchaf
  • Attraction Name:
    Caerau Uchaf
  • Location:
    LL23 7LG
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Bwlch Gwyn Pony Trecking Centre

Bwlchgwyn Farm Pony Trekking Centre is a family run business

Bwlch Gwyn Pony Trecking Centre
  • Attraction Name:
    Bwlch Gwyn Pony Trecking Centre
  • Location:
    LL39 1BX
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Portmeirion

PORTMEIRION is open to day visitors every day

Portmeirion
  • Attraction Name:
    Portmeirion
  • Location:
    LL48 6ER
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The Bodnant Garden Centre

Bodnant Garden was voted the winner of "The National Trust Gardens Award"

The Bodnant Garden Centre
  • Attraction Name:
    The Bodnant Garden Centre
  • Location:
    LL285RE
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Park Hall

The Ultimate Family Day Out

Park Hall
  • Attraction Name:
    Park Hall
  • Location:
    Park Hall Farm Enterprises SY11 4AS
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Horse Drawn Boats

Llangollen Wharf is one of the major attractions in the North Wales market town of Llangollen.

Horse Drawn Boats
  • Attraction Name:
    Horse Drawn Boats
  • Location:
    Llangollen Wharf, Wharf Hill, Llangollen, Denbighshire LL20 8TA
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King Arthur’s Labyrinth

King Arthur's Labyrinth Underground Adventure

King Arthur’s Labyrinth
  • Attraction Name:
    King Arthur’s Labyrinth
  • Location:
    King Arthur's Labyrinth SY20 9RF
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Rheilffordd Llyn Tegid / Bala Lake Railway

Rheilffordd Llyn Tegid (Bala Lake Railway) offers a delightful 9-mile return journey alongside Bala Lake (Llyn Tegid).

Rheilffordd Llyn Tegid / Bala Lake Railway
  • Attraction Name:
    Rheilffordd Llyn Tegid / Bala Lake Railway
  • Location:
    Bala Lake Railway Ltd
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Bala Adventure & Watersports

For years Bala Watersports have been making holiday memories that last a lifetime.

Bala Adventure & Watersports
  • Attraction Name:
    Bala Adventure & Watersports
  • Location:
    Bala Lake Foreshore, Pensarn road, Bala LL23 7SR
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Get Wet - The Adventure Company

Get Wet High Ropes, Paintball and Outdoor Adventure

Get Wet - The Adventure Company
  • Attraction Name:
    Get Wet - The Adventure Company
  • Location:
    Get Wet, Coed Craig Crogen, nr Llandderfel, Gwynedd, LL21 0SY, UK.
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Adventure Mountain Ewe-phoria

Adventure Mountain .... it’s waiting to be explored

Adventure Mountain Ewe-phoria
  • Attraction Name:
    Adventure Mountain Ewe-phoria
  • Location:
    Adventure Mountain,
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Neuadd Buddug - Cinema

We are very fortunate to have an excellent cinema in Bala - please support this very important community venue!

Neuadd Buddug - Cinema
  • Attraction Name:
    Neuadd Buddug - Cinema
  • Location:
    Neuadd Buddug, Ffordd Pensarn, Y Bala, Gwynedd. LL237SR
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Pili Palas

A day out at Pili Palas can be a magical experience for all the family whatever the weather!

Pili Palas
  • Attraction Name:
    Pili Palas
  • Location:
    Pili Palas Nature World, Penmynydd Road, Menai Bridge, Anglesey LL59 5RP
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Check Availability Special Offers for Bala Cottages

Here's an idea for a really Special Christmas present:

Last minute Christmas offers -10% off all 2015 holidays including peak periods

Make the dream a reality here in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park

If you’re planning a big family / friends get together this year take a look at what’s available at our cottages. The Cottages sleep 15 (7 + 4 + 4) + 3 cots. Each cottage has a private Hot Tub and a private garden with BBQ.

NEW: A must visit (20 mins away) - Llechwedd Slate Caverns for the longest Zip wire in the world and trampolines in caves!!

NEW: Brand new soft play centre 5 miles away at Gorwelion in Bala .......in a stunning location with fab homemade food!

NEW! Reflexology & Massage treatments at your cottage.

NEW! Special Golfing Holiday Deals.