Destination guide

Why people love visiting culturally rich Betws-Y-Coed

The area's culture and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Betws-Y-Coed. Well known for its waterfalls, forests and mountain views, this walkable city won't disappoint. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Betws-Y-Coed

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Betws-Y-Coed has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Betws-Y-Coed Golf Club (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Miner's Track (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Pyg Track (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Watkin Path (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Llyn Dinas (11.8 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Gelert's Grave (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Betws-Y-Coed

Betws-Y-Coed is famous for its beautiful waterfalls, mountain views and riverfront. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Betws-Y-Coed is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Swallow Falls (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • National Trust's Bodnant Garden (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Mount Snowdon (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Llyn Dinas (11.8 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Llanfairfechan Beach (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Colwyn Bay Beach (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Betws-Y-Coed

The nearest airport is in Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), located 42.6 mi (68.6 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, you can make your way to Betws-Y-Coed Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Betws-y-Coed?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 452 vacation rentals near Betws-y-Coed. From 226 Cottages to 226 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Betws-y-Coed for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Betws-y-Coed?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Betws-y-Coed. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Swallow Falls: 1,927 vacation rentals
  • Betws-Y-Coed Station: 1,809 vacation rentals
  • Snowdonia National Park Visitor Centre: 1,810 vacation rentals
  • Betws-Y-Coed Golf Club: 1,805 vacation rentals
  • St Michael's Church: 1,806 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Betws-y-Coed listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Betws-y-Coed?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 226 Cottages in Betws-y-Coed. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Betws-y-Coed include:

  • Cabins: 226 rentals available
  • Houses: 200 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 226 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Barns and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Betws-y-Coed?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Betws-y-Coed. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.