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

Tel : 01690 710293

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Scenic helicopter tours from the Craig-y-Dderwen Riverside Hotel

We have organised from the hotel fantastic helicopter tours of the beautiful Snowdonia National Park a land of mountains and magic, waterfalls and wonder, it has it all, no other part of Britain has so much in such a compact area. Take a fantastic trip from the picturesque setting of Betws-y-Coed, to marvel at the breathtaking scenery.

All flights depart directly from the hotels grounds.

  • 15 min Giants and Waterfalls - £85 pp
    The highlights of Snowdonia - Conwy falls, Dolwyddelan, Mount Snowdon, Capel Curig and the Swallow Falls.
  • 30 min Magic and Mountains - £139 pp Betws, Dolwyddelan, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Portmeirion, Beddgelert and Mount Snowdon

Routes may vary depending on the weather; e.g. the 30 min flight could be changed to one that explores the Conwy Valley. Flights take place on certain weekends throughout the year please call for dates. Flights will be shared with up to 3 others. Max weight 17st. Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult.

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Available dates for 2020:

Sunday 29th March

Saturday 25th April

Sunday 24th May

Saturday 20th June

Saturday & Sunday 4th & 5th July

Sunday 26th July

Saturday & Sunday 1st & 2nd August

Saturday 22nd August

Sunday 27th September

Saturday 17th October

2021 dates to follow:

If you are interested in taking a flight please e-mail flight places are limited and demand has been very high.

(posted 07/02/2020)

List of all News and Offers


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

Come and enjoy an afternoon tea by the river. (02/01/2020)
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Escape to the country

At present for all 2020 bookings we are offering, two guests, 7 nights dinner, bed & breakfast for just £1360.00. (08/11/2019)
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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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Scenic helicopter tours from the Craig-y-Dderwen Riverside Hotel

We are offering an opportunity to see this exceptionally stunning part of Britain by Helicopter!
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Romantic & Honeymoon Breaks

Enjoy a Honeymoon or Romantic Break in Snowdonia with our great deal. (08/11/2019)
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Destination Conwy

Take a fresh look at North Wales, could you pack all this into your last holiday destination? (02/01/2020)
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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