Things to see and do - Llangollen
Llangollen Travel guide
Llangollen : Michelin's recommendations
The Vale of Llangollen and the valley of the Dee have long formed a convenient route for travellers. The little market town of Llangollen is dominated by the ruins of a Welsh castle and every year hosts an International Eisteddfod (folk festival). The town's international standing is reinforced by the presence of the ECTARC (European Centre for Traditional and Regional Cultures).
Tourist attractions Llangollen : Things to see and do
Hill Street GB - Llangollen LL20 8AW
Plas Newydd, once a humble cottage, was transformed in 1780 into the black and white building it is today by two eccentric ladies who arrived from Ireland. They caused considerable comment at the time but entertained a constant stream of distinguishe..
7a A542 GB - Llangollen
The beautifully sited Valle Crucis Abbey was an important Cistercian abbey founded in 1201, today it is in ruins. It was well known for its patronage of the bards, including a local 14C poet, lolo Goch. The Early English west front still stands and t..
A539 GB - Llangollen
Pont Cysyllteis is a magnificent aqueduct that was built between 1795 and 1810 by the engineer Thomas Telford. One of the great monuments of the industrial age, it carries the Ellesmere Canal over the River Dee at a height of 23m. It is accompanied b..
18 Bridge Street GB - Llangollen LL20 8PF
Prix Prices from : 60 £
Situated in one of the oldest streets in Llangollen and a few seconds from the high street, Gales has individual en suite bedrooms. Each room is sympathetically restored in keeping with the historic character of the buildings. Rooms are split betwee..
Horseshoe Pass Road, GB - Llangollen LL20 8DD
Prix Prices from : 41 £
Set in 8 acres of idyllic countryside, this charming country hotel offers free Wi-Fi and a large garden area. The market town of Llangollen is just 1.5 miles away. Some of the rooms at Abbey Grange have luxurious four-poster beds. The hotel has a su..
Bridge Street GB - Llangollen LL20 8PL
The hotel is in Llangollen town centre, looking out over the River Dee. It mixes original character with modern comforts, including free Wi-Fi, free parking and a riverside garden. The Hand Hotel was fully refurbished in early 2010. The en suite roo..
10 Hill St GB - Llangollen LL20 8EU
Stylish dining room in a double-fronted Victorian house in the centre of town. Weekly changing dinner menu of carefully cooked, classical dishes with some adventurous flavours; Welsh ingredients include the cheese platter. Funky, modern bar lounge. S..
GB - Llanarmon Dyffryn Ceiriog LL20 7LD
Rustic, personally run inn with stone walls, open fires and ancient beams, providing a warm welcome and wholesome meals to travellers through the lush Ceiriog Valley. Generous portions of fresh, flavoursome cooking. Cosy bedrooms offer hill views and..