Basecamp Wales

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Open from 17th July with limited facilities - All bookings are room only, kitchen and lounge are closed, food cannot be cooked on site.

Due to current legislation regarding holiday accommodation, the following shared facilities will be closed at Basecamp Wales,:

Self-catering kitchen 
Dining room 
Drying room  

All bookings are on a room only basis, with tea/coffee making facilities supplied in each room, you will be unable to self-cater as rooms do not have kitchen facilities.

A shop providing a small selection of ready to eat convenience products will be available on site for purchase.

We have plenty of outside space and you are more than welcome to bring your own BBQ's and utensils etc.

Welcome to Basecamp Wales. We are a family run hostel on the fringes of Snowdonia National Park in North Wales, with stunning views towards Snowdon summit.

Ideally situated for all that North Wales and Snowdonia has to offer, it's the perfect place to relax, explore and discover the dramatic scenery from coast to mountain. It's perfect for your next adventure.

Unlike many hostels, all rooms at Basecamp Wales are private. We have a mixture of ensuite bedrooms or private bedrooms with shared bathroom facilities, all rooms are located on the first floor, accessed via stairs.

We are based in the countryside surrounded by farmland, and bordered to one side by a small stream. We keep freerange chickens, Giant rabbits, sheep and Alpacas.

Sorry but we do not allow dogs/pets.

We do not allow group bookings of over 12 guests (this includes individual bookings to form a group stay, entry will be refused and is non-refundable)

​Check-in is from 3pm until 10pm - Check-out is strictly by 10am day of departure from Basecamp Wales site.

Why stay at Basecamp Wales?

  • Excellent location to explore all North Wales has to offer.
  • 20 Minutes to the Snowdon Ranger and Rhyd Ddu paths up to Snowdon
  • 30 Minutes to the Pyg Track and Miners paths up to Snowdon
  • Stunning locations with views towards Snowdon from our grounds.

  • ​Family run.

  • ​CLOSED - Large communal areas, indoors and within our grounds of several  acres - a great place to meet  new people (Shared spaces are currently closed due to Covid19 regulations)

  • ​CLOSED - Well equipped shared self catering kitchen, which includes 8 hob rings, 2 ovens, 2 microwaves, toasters, kettles and all utensils needed. (Shared spaces are currently closed due to Covid19 regulations)

  • Tea, coffee, condiments and various kitchen essentials stocked when available, with an honesty box donation system in place.  

  • ​Comfortable rooms with views over open countryside.

  • ​Many walks and tourist attractions within easy reach, including Snowdon, Pen-Y-Pass, Rhyd Ddu, Llanberis, Porthmeirion, Black Rock Sands, Nefyn, Beddgelert, Angelsey, Bangor and Caernarfon, Ty Coch Inn.
  • Plenty of free on site parking