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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

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 - £79 pp
    The highlights of Snowdonia - Conwy falls, Dolwyddelan, Mount Snowdon, Capel Curig and the Swallow Falls.
  • 30 min Magic and Mountains - £149 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 2022:

Sunday 27th March

Saturday 16th April

Sunday 8th May

Saturday 21st May

Sunday 19th June

Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th July

Sunday 31st July

Saturday 13th August

Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st August

Sunday 11th September

Saturday 24th September

Sunday 9th October

2023 dates to follow:

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

(posted 29/11/2021)

List of all News and Offers

Winter Opening Times

Winter Opening Times

Over the winter months the Hotel, Restaurant and Bar will be closed midweek for some refurbishment but will reopen at midday on Fridays. (29/11/2021)
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update 08/08/2021

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update 08/08/2021

We are extremely pleased that the Hotel, Restaurant and Bar are open. (09/08/2021)
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Vouchers Extended.

Vouchers Extended.

All Lockdown 1 Vouchers extended until 31/12/2021 (31/08/2021)
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BEST PRICE GUARANTEE

BEST PRICE GUARANTEE

We are offering a BEST PRICE GUARANTEE on all bookings made through our online booking service. (26/07/2021)
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Escape to the country

Escape to the country

At present for all 2022 bookings we are offering, two guests, 7 nights dinner, bed & breakfast for just £1430.00. (29/11/2021)
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Hotel Wins Gold For 9 Years Running.

Hotel Wins Gold For 9 Years Running.

More Celebrations!! Visit Wales have awarded us again their most prestigious recognition “Gold Award” 2020. (31/08/2021)
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Afternoon tea at the Craig-y-Dderwen Riverside Hotel

Afternoon tea at the Craig-y-Dderwen Riverside Hotel

Come and enjoy an afternoon tea by the river. (01/06/2021)
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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

Romantic & Honeymoon Breaks

Enjoy a Honeymoon or Romantic Break in Snowdonia with our great deal. (29/11/2021)
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New Year Breaks

New Year Breaks

Enjoy a 3 night New Year break including our New Year Gala Evening with prices from £630.00 per room. (15/03/2021)
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Gift Vouchers

Gift Vouchers

Gift e-vouchers now available. (05/02/2021)
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Destination Conwy

Destination Conwy

Take a fresh look at North Wales, could you pack all this into your last holiday destination? (18/01/2021)
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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