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Craig-y-Dderwen - The Riverside Hotel, Betws-y-Coed, Snowdonia, LL24 0AS

Tel : 01690 710293

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Afternoon tea at the Craig-y-Dderwen Riverside Hotel

Afternoon Tea

  Available from 2:30pm – 5:00pm each day

Afternoon tea can be served outside on the decking overlooking the river and grounds, in front of the log fire in the lounge or in the conservatory, the choice is yours.

To book your afternoon tea please phone reservations on 01690 710293 or email us at



                                                Luxury afternoon tea stand

£38.00 for two


A selection of open sandwiches

 Scones served with butter, jam & fresh cream

 Bara Brith: a traditional Welsh fruit loaf

 Warm griddled Welsh cakes

 A selection of homemade cakes

 Includes a choice of speciality tea or coffee


Please note this is made fresh to order and can take up to 25-30 minutes


Prosecco, quarter bottle £9.35


Afternoon tea selection

£11.45 / £21.00 to share


A scone served with butter, jam & fresh cream

 Two slices of Bara Brith: a traditional Welsh fruit loaf

Two warm griddled Welsh cakes

Includes a choice of tea or coffee


Sandwiches £7.95

Smoked salmon, Ham & tomato, Cheese & pickle


1 Scone served with butter, jam & fresh cream    £3.95

2 Scones served with butter, jam & fresh cream    £5.95


Warm griddled Welsh cakes    £3.95

Bara Brith: a traditional Welsh fruit loaf    £3.95

                                                         Teas & Coffees

Cafetière of House Blend Coffee

Cappuccino with Indian tiger stripe beans

Latte with Indian tiger stripe beans

Espresso with Indian tiger stripe beans

Selection of Liquor Coffees

Pot of House Blend Tea

‘Bournville’ Hot Chocolate made with cream
and topped with marshmallows 

Speciality Teas

Earl Grey Excelsior
Yuman and Ceylon teas are blended with Keemum black.
Tea is best drunk without milk.

Darjeeling - Pandem Estate The Champagne of Teas. Best drunk without milk. This second flush has a fine muscatel flavour.

Pai-Mu-Tan (Tea of Life)
A healthy white tea, with a delicate taste of fruit flavours.
There is a hint of smokiness in the finish.

Formosa Oolong
A semi fermented tea which is low in caffeine.
The tea has a fruit aftertaste and is best without milk.

Rooibos with Cinnamon and Plum
Organic red bush tea blended with cinnamon pieces
and safflower is added.

Sencha & Ginseng.
A Japanese green tea blended with red ginseng.
A little passion fruit provides sweetness.

Green Menthos
Chinese ‘gunpowder’ tea blended with peppermint.

Elegance Blend
Chinese white tea with Sencha green tea, perfect as a light
afternoon tea.

Year of the Dragon
Chinese white tea with lemongrass, kiwi, raspberry pieces &
pomegranate arils. Subtle, complex, refreshing & health promoting.



Speciality Coffees

El Salvador – Bourbellon Estate Medium Roast
Excellent balance with almost sweet finish

Guatemalan – Genuine Antigua Dark Medium Roast Full bodied and spicy with smoky distinctive flavour


(posted 02/01/2020)

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We are offering a BEST PRICE GUARANTEE on all bookings made through our online booking service. (02/01/2020)
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Afternoon tea at the Craig-y-Dderwen Riverside Hotel

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TripAdvisor is proud to congratulate The Craig-y-Dderwen Riverside Hotel on entering the Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame. (05/06/2019)
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Hotel Wins Gold For 8 Years Running.

More Celebrations!! Visit Wales have awarded us again their most prestigious recognition “Gold Award” 2019. (15/03/2019)
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Contact Information

Bookings can be made online, or for more information please use our contact form, or contact us at:

Mail: Craig-y-Dderwen, The Riverside Hotel, Betws-y-Coed, Snowdonia, North Wales, LL24 0AS, UK
Phone: 01690 710293
E-mail: e-mail info at snowdoniahotel dot com