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The All Wales Boat Show 2017 Comes to Conwy

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At the Groes Inn, we like what we like, and we’re very set in our ways. Massive cars and spontaneous trips around the North Wales countryside? Yep. Dogs of every shape and form? Yep. Fantastic, country-cosy rooms, locally sourced food, and huge selections of ale? Absolutely. We’re more than vocal about our obsessions, and we’re always more than happ...

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Surf Snowdonia Hotels

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We love a good adventure at the Groes Inn, and we couldn’t be happier that Surf Snowdonia, the ultimate in man-made attractions in North Wales – is opening for the year on the 11th of March. At Surf Snowdonia you can undertake the first commercial artificial surfing lake (and to this day, the UK’s only one!) by catching some (artificial) waves. Artificial they might be – but...
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The Ugly House – A History

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There are so many facets of history, quirks and oddities within North Wales at large – and Snowdonia is probably the most interesting of all of the region. Did you know that in nearby Betws y Coed there’s quite an odd attraction called The Ugly House in Capel Curig? The Ugly House is made from quite a large amount of boulders which are wedged into place, making up the walls....
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Snow Tourism and Staying Safe

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Quite a popular activity in recent years, Snow tourism is bringing quite a few people to Snowdonia national park this winter, thanks to generally fine conditions and the dustings of snow we’ve been generously afforded in November. We’re thrilled to be slap bang in the middle of Snowdonia – it’s beautiful throughout the year and there’s always so much to do throughout all of ...
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