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Gwesty Minffordd Hotel

(54 Guest Reviews)

Guest Ratings

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Review Summary

  • Rooms 4.3
  • Value 4.2
  • Friendliness 4.7
  • Cleanliness 4.7
  • Facilities 4.1
  • Service 4.7
  • Location 4.8

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Gwesty Minffordd Hotel Information


Gordon & Michelle offer you a warm welcome to The Minffordd Hotel, Tal-y-llyn. An informal, relaxed, friendly & cosy place to stay in a building that has welcomed visitors for over 3 centuries. The Minffordd hotel is a family run hotel in Tal-y-llyn valley, Mid Wales is set in probably the most breathtaking scenery in Britain and is literally situated at the base of the Cader Idris. The original parts of the building are over 400 years old so as you would expect the walls are very thick and made of local stone, there are plenty of originally features which can be seen throughout the building and our log fire which is a key feature during the winter months. All Rooms have en-suite facilities and are equipped with a complimentary hospitality tray for a refreshing cup of tea or coffee. We pride ourselves on the high standard of cleanliness maintained, to achieve this standard and to ensure our guests complete comfort all rooms are serviced on a daily basis and as you would expect freshly laundered towels and bedding is used for each room let. We have 2 lounges available for guest to relax in at any time of the day and an extensively well stocked bar to enjoy. Our restaurant seats a maximum of twenty people for dinner, our chef Darren’s cooks using local fresh produce wherever possible, food he produces is not over complicated with generous portions of wholesome well cooked & presented dishes. Main courses start from £12. Most items that appear on our menu are made in our own kitchen from soups & sauce starters & desserts. Breakfast is also served in the restaurant serving a selection of fresh fruit, cereals, porridge with honey, fruit juices, yogurts Full breakfasts are cooked freshly to order with a fish and vegetarian option also available PLEASE NOTE - We do not have TVs - The Front Door is Locked at Midnight & Front Door Keys Are Not Issued - A Deposit WIll Be Taken For All Reservations At The Time Of Booking


  • Baggage store
  • Bar
  • Free WiFi internet
  • Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Wakeup call
  • Bike lock-up


  • On-site parking
  • Free parking
  • Secure parking

Children's Facilities

  • Children's menu


  • Cooked breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Free breakfast

Activities and Experiences

  • Animal watching
  • Bird watching
  • Cycling
  • Fine dining
  • Fishing
  • Fly fishing
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Golf - miniature
  • Horse riding
  • Lake
  • Mountain biking
  • Mountain climbing
  • Shopping
  • Walking


Check in: 14:00 till 23:00
Early check-in available on request
Check out: 10:00
Child Policy: Children welcome
Smoking Policy: No smoking
Pets: No pets
Accommodation type: Hotel
Booking Terms and Conditions


  • Road from Dolgellau (7.0 miles)
    Head East Out Of Dolgellau On The A470 For Approx 3 Miles, Turn Right Onto The A487 For Approx 4 Miles, We Are On The Right Just Before The Junction Of The B4405 Which Heads Towards Tywyn
  • Road from Machynlleth (9.0 miles)
    Head Out Of Machynlleth Town North On The A487, Proceed For Approx 9 Miles, We Are Situated On The Left Just After The Junction Of The B4405 Which Leads Towards Tywyn
  • Road from Tywyn (12.0 miles)
    Depart Tywyn On The A493 ( High Street ) For Approx 2 Miles, Turn Right On To The B4405 Heading Towards Talyllyn For Approx 10 Miles, Turn Left At The Junction With The A487 Then Left Again Into The Hotel Car Park.
  • Train from Machynlleth (9.0 miles)
    The Nearest Station Is At Machynlleth, Buses Are Available And Run Past Our Door To Bring You From The Station You Need "Minffordd" Stop. Taxi's Are Also Available


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