Top 10 Glamping Spots In Gwynedd, UK - Updated 2024

Angelica
Angelica 
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Located in northwestern Wales is the stunning county of Gwynedd. It boasts historic attractions and natural landscapes, perfect for a serene getaway. While you’re here, head to Snowdonia National Park — an expansive attraction visited by almost four million people annually. It has 11,000 ha (27,181.57 ac) of native woodland to explore. For those who are interested in this county’s castles, you can visit Caernarfon Castle and Harlech Castle and learn about their history. For some family adventure, GreenWood Family Park and Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways are perfect attractions to visit. If you’re craving water activities, you can head to Traeth Abermaw Beach in Barmouth.

With so many outdoor opportunities to offer, this county also offers beautiful glamping sites so you can have an authentic experience. For great options, read on for the top glamping spots in Gwynedd, UK.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status. recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 08, 2024.

1. Charming waterfront dome; Y Ffôr (from USD 95)

Choose this waterfront dome as your home away from home. This rental is quaint yet provides the amenities you need for a comfortable stay. You can make use of the indoor fireplace to keep warm in the evening. Alternatively, head outside and gather around the campfire with your loved ones. There’s also a grill provided for an intimate cookout. You can then enjoy the barbecued delights on the picnic table.

Shared facilities include a kitchen and bathroom. For a more fun experience, this property also lets guests collect eggs and even feed the goats!

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Y-Ffor, Cymru, United Kingdom
23.82 km (14.8 mi) from Caernarfon Castle
78 reviews   Wifi Available
Dome 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pod was extremely comfortable with great glamping amenities (e
no wifi/3g available but that's not why we were there so wasn't a problem
Host:
hosts were lovely and friendly
the hosts were wonderful the facilities were excellent - well equipped kitchen toilet and showers
pryderi was very helpful with a few queries we had and was great at local pub recommendations
pryderi & bethan were very welcoming hosts
amazing space clean and a host that goes the extra mile even when it’s pouring down with rain
Location:
amazing glamping pods in an ideal location
lots of things to do near by so great location
ideal location for some peace and quiet and star gazing at night
the domes are really unique and in a beautiful quiet location
beautiful location and the domes are perfectly positioned so that each one has its own degree of privacy
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2. Belle Del

For a luxurious glamping experience near Caernarfon, check out Belle Del. Set amidst a lush landscape, you can expect a peaceful retreat here away from the hustle and bustle. This upscale tent has its own well-equipped kitchen so you can cook your meals at your own pace. The host provides starter logs you can throw into the fireplace to keep your nights toasty. Another great amenity is the private eco shower.

The private meadow is equipped with seating areas where you can take in the views day or night. Since this glamping accommodation is situated on a working farm, you can also see some cattle, pigs, and sheep.

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Gwynedd, Wales, United Kingdom
3.96 km (2.5 mi) from Caernarfon Castle
54 reviews   Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the tent was very homey and pretty and the beds were extremely comfortable
everything about it was perfect - i’ve never experienced such luxurious and comfortable camping
Cleanliness:
the shower was hot and clean and we received bathrobes and slippers
the accommodation was spacious and clean and the bed very comfortable
the yurt is clean well planned out and very stylish
it was immaculately clean and so so cozy the welcome basket was very generous and thoughtful
everything looks brand new and clean
Host:
sioned was the perfect host
brilliant hosts very knowledgeable and helpful
this was perfect and the attention to detail by the host was great
our hosts were lovely and couldn’t do enough for us
great hosts could not do enough for us
Location:
belle del was the perfect getaway in the perfect location
this is a fabulous place to get away from it all
the location is perfect beach beautiful town mountains shops pubs etc all so easily accessible
my words won't do this place justice
great location friendly hosts and amazing amenities
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3. Canol y Coed; Nasareth (from USD 138)

Canol y Coed is located close to Snowdonia National Park, providing you access to cycling and hiking trails. This tent has a vibrant yellow color to keep your energy high. The indoors offer enough storage space for your belongings. The outdoor area has a well-equipped kitchen and an eating area inside a tiny cabin. There’s also a deck where you can just lie back and admire the surrounding views.

Spend some quality time with loved ones in the private backyard with a fire pit. Moreover, those planning to bring their vehicles can take advantage of the free parking on site.

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Nasareth, Wales, United Kingdom
12.65 km (7.9 mi) from Caernarfon Castle
84 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tent 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
very clean spacious naturally beautiful place
Host:
julie and her family are wonderful hosts
Location:
the location was perfect for us as it was an ideal location to get into the countryside/snowdonia
a fantastic location with all you could ever want from a glamping experience
probably our favourite ever airbnb beautiful location and tent with everything you could need
perfect location for the local nearby beaches (would definitely recommend black rock sands - drive on beach)
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4. Yurt in a serene setting; Llanllechid (from USD 117)

This spacious yurt is situated on a 50-ac (20.23-ha) farm so you can holiday in complete serenity. One of the highlights of this yurt is its ‘stargazer’ skylight, ideal for enjoying lovely views even while inside. The kitchen is fully equipped for your convenience. If you love to grill, you can rent a barbecue hut for 5 GBP (6.23 USD) for a two-hour period. Upon entering the yurt, you’ll be greeted with a welcome pack of coffee and tea.

Nearby conveniences include a post office, a grocery store, and public transportation.

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Llanllechid, Gwynedd, United Kingdom
15.86 km (9.9 mi) from Caernarfon Castle
296 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the tent and bed is comfortable spacious and private and the amenities are really good
communal kitchen fresh milk in the fridge with your name tag on
beautiful views and excellent facilities which were e trembly clean and well presented
hot showers clean loos and a well equipped communal kitchen area
quiet and peaceful surroundings and the tents are so comfortable with everything you need for your stay
Cleanliness:
clean modern and well stocked facilities
clean comfortable camping experience with the kids
the bell tent was very clean and comfortable as well as being set in beautiful surroundings
beautiful place clean peaceful amazing touching and attention to details :)super recommend
great location and the facilities are amazing super clean and the shower is lovely and warm
Host:
andrea offered a friendly welcome
lovely host and would visit again without hesitation
the facilities and extra touches provided by the host make for an easy and enjoyable stay
great facilities and venue with a very helpful host
she was kind enough to lend us a rucksack as we’d forgotten ours
Location:
the location was ideal as it is near to mt
good location for snowdon
amazing location as well
great location for what we wanted
location to the mountains is perfect
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5. Elidir; Llanberis (from USD 132)

Opt for this well-equipped yurt for a unique stay. This glamping site is close to Llanberis Path which slowly leads up to the summit of Snowdon.

Elidir is one of the few yurts in the campsite, but each of them assures guests privacy and tranquility. The yurt contains a double bed, ideal for a good night’s sleep with your partner. There’s also a kettle and an electric fireplace inside the accommodation. Shared facilities include the bathroom, and you have to bring your own toiletries and towels.

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Llanberis, Wales, United Kingdom
9.99 km (6.3 mi) from Caernarfon Castle
145 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice views cozy and great for a couple that wants to have a new experience
beautiful spot super cosy and comfortable and super value for money never ‘glamped’ before but now definitely converted
the yurt was spacious clean and very cosy in the evening with the electric heater on highly recommended
great warm and comfortable stay
the yurt was beautiful and spotless with wonderful views of snowdonia and a comfortable bed
Cleanliness:
place is clean and comfortable
the newly done bathrooms were clean and warm
very clean & spacious & comfortable great communication from host
the yurts have a separate bathroom area which was incredibly clean and had a really good shower
the campsite is practical and clean with lots of covid safety measures in place
Host:
hosts really friendly & helpfull
hosts were friendly and extremely helpful
ffion was quick to respond to all my questions and was a great host
ffion was so friendly and accommodating
great yurt brilliant location lovely host
Location:
fab location for mount snowdon & village
location excellent to walk up snowdon
great location and very comfortable yurt
excellent stay and location
beautiful place really close to llanberis path
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6. Slate Mountain Glamping; Rhiwbryfdir

Reconnect with nature by staying at Slate Mountain Glamping. You’ll stay in a sizeable glamping tent inspired by rustic decor. It includes a dining area, a well-equipped kitchenette, a fireplace, and a gorgeous furnished balcony. For privacy and security purposes, this rental offers self-check-in services and a smart lock.

This glamping site is located near attractions such as Zip World and Slate Mountain. Free on-site parking can also be availed if you’re bringing a vehicle.

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Gwynedd, Wales, United Kingdom
26.95 km (16.8 mi) from Caernarfon Castle
86 reviews   Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 5 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the views are incredible the dark skies amazing and beds really comfortable
everything was there from super warm bedding to kitchen amenities and seating outside
the bathroom is lovely too very cosy and quiet
Cleanliness:
room was very clean and cosey
perfectly clean and has all great amenities
it was really stylish modern and clean
Host:
lovely place staff very nice
really enjoyed the stay the hosts were great and attentive
Location:
great location to visit zip world
great location and really well thought through cabins
reasonable distance from some very nice places and not too far from snowdon
super cosy and great location best to stay when weather is nice
a fantastic place that is a little bit more interesting than the average rental
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7. Rustic yurt set on an organic farm; Clynnog Fawr (from USD 78)

Searching for accommodation situated in a quiet area? Look no further than this handmade yurt in Clynnog Fawr. It is set on an organic family farm which you are more than welcome to explore. For a more authentic outdoor living experience, you can also head to their no-dig market garden where you can pick up some vegetables.

You’ll find the yurt to be well insulated. There are also kitchen essentials available here, making meal preparation convenient. There are enough beds here to accommodate a small family.

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Clynnog-fawr, Wales, United Kingdom
12.94 km (8.1 mi) from Caernarfon Castle
336 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the views are spectacular facilities are fantastic and we're booked in for another stay soon
breath-taking views excellent facilities and we can't wait to come back
the view is stunning and the yurt very cosy and comfortable
we’re not used to all sleeping in the same room but we all slept well
the facilities in the yurt are great with everything you need even 12v charger point and usb chargers
Cleanliness:
clean friendly and so much fun
very comfy and clean beds/bedding
nice and clean and facilities were good
the fairy house was clean and cosy with everything we needed
the yurt was clean beautiful and well-equipped for basic cooking
Host:
great hosts and lovely farm setting
jenny and matt where also great hosts
they are very welcoming and friendly hosts
really friendly and helpful hosts
matt was a lovely host
Location:
a great location with beautiful vistas to the sea
beautiful welsh countryside getaway in a great location
rustic place away from it all we loved it
a great place to get away from it all and relax
it was so peaceful but in a good location for driving from and exploring other areas
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8. Elegant rental with a hot tub

If you’re planning a romantic getaway with your partner in Gwynedd, this tent is the one for you. Equipped with Moroccan-style bedding, a comfy sofa, and heating, you are sure to be relaxed throughout your stay. Head to the raised deck and be swept up by the magnificent mountain and sea views. For extra rejuvenation, you can also make use of the hot tub. Moreover, the hosts provide guests with wood for the fire pit.

Upon arrival, you will receive a welcome basket filled with marshmallows so you can make some gooey s'mores on the campfire. There’s also a barbecue grill you can use.

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Gwynedd, Wales, United Kingdom
42.73 km (26.6 mi) from Caernarfon Castle
244 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tent 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the views are incredible the facilities well thought out and carol and ned made us feel very welcome
wonderful views perfect location comfortable and every need catered for
there is an outdoor sitting area in front of your tent where you can enjoy your breakfast
the tent is very spacious and comfortable
there are many thoughtful touches to make your stay comfortable
Cleanliness:
really clean place gorgeous location
the bed was comfortable and clean
the kitchen and bathroom were outside and very cute and clean
the tob is in amazing condition is clean and again has lovely views
Host:
attentive hosts who make you feel so welcome and relaxed
amazing host there for anything we needed and went the extra mile
carol and ned are fantastic hosts and lovely people
carol and ned are the perfect hosts
they were both very helpful offered us lots of things to do in barmouth
Location:
the location is beautiful and so relaxing
the location is amazing and the tent is really special
the location is amazing and the tent/area is beautiful
such a nice place and amazing location peaceful and a great host
if you love animals you've come to the right place see you next year and thank you
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9. Yurt in Pant Hwfa Farm; Llanllechid (from USD 118)

Nestled in the famous Snowdonia National Park, this gorgeous site offers nomadic yurts filled with character and everything you may need for a relaxing, luxurious holiday. Set in a 50-ac (20.23-ha) hillside farm, the rental allows guests to freely take walks around the area with their loved ones. During your stay, you’ll have access to a private bathroom.

To start your day right, make use of the cooking facilities to prepare a delicious breakfast. Serve your cooked meals on the deck equipped with a seating area. When available, you can even get some fresh farm eggs from the hosts.

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Llanllechid, Wales, United Kingdom
15.9 km (9.9 mi) from Caernarfon Castle
304 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Yurt 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful views from the tent and super cozy inside
great kitchen with electric kettle and cooker for wet weather cooking
really comfortable amenities super cosy tents easy living
amazing views great facilities and good price can’t recommend enough
awesome experience views were fantastic facilities were immaculate
Cleanliness:
spotlessly clean facilities well appointed with some thoughtful extra touches
amazing place to stay and spotlessly clean
spacious and clean yurt
very clean shower rooms/toilets also a beautiful quaint powder room
the bell tent that we stayed in was clean cosy and warm
Host:
andrea is a fantastic host
andrea is a terrific host
thank you andrea you were a great host
the host was on hand throughout the stay to answer all questions and accommodate any requests
john was helpful and attentive
Location:
location was ideal for trekking snowdonia and visiting zip world
great stay in a wonderful location
outstanding glamping beautiful surroundings close to zip world and mount snowdon
amazing location close to many of north wales' best spots
perfect location to explore the north of wales
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10. The Longhouse; Clynnog Fawr (from USD 79)

Choose this underground oak cabin for a unique glamping stay experience in the village of Clynnog Fawr. Since it is situated on a permaculture farm, you can encounter some lambs and even see some cows. Another advantage of this location is that you can have access to some homegrown bacon, beef, sausages, and eggs when available. There’s also a nice garden where you can get some vegetables for your salad.

Lie down on one of the hammocks as you take in the mountain views. Alternatively, you can explore the nearby lakes and streams. Note that the shower and laundry facilities are about 100 m (328.08 ft) from the cabin.

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Clynnog-fawr, Caernarfon, United Kingdom
13.61 km (8.5 mi) from Caernarfon Castle
246 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Farm stay 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved the outdoor kitchen and the feeling of freedom
warm shower loo with a great view delicious fresh eggs toasty log burner and a comfortable bed
there were good on site facilities and plenty of farmland / woodland to explore
Cleanliness:
very clean cute and cosy
yurt clean and tidy just as described
the bell tent was beautiful clean and very comfortable
the tent was clean colorful and cosy on a cool night
we had a lovely few days staying in this very clean and comfortable yurt
Host:
the hosts and volunteers on the farm were lovely
super chilled hosts the yurt was fantastic
matt and his wife were amazing hosts
matt was very welcoming very friendly and a great host
matt and jenny were very helpful and welcoming
Location:
amazing location what a gem
beautiful place in a lovely quiet location
perfect central location for all the exploring we did
great location/vase for exploring snowdonia
peaceful beautiful glamping location in a cute yurt with all you need
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Go glamping in Gwynedd for an experience of a lifetime

Gwynedd is the place to be if you just want to be away from city life for a bit. This county has gorgeous towns, each with its own history and natural wonders. Enjoy your stay here even more by opting for unique accommodation. Read the above list to find some of the best glamping spots in Gwynedd.

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