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The Groes Inn in the Summer Time

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The Groes Inn is one of the best places to be in the whole of North Wales, and our beautiful inn in Conwy is a destination in itself. We are proud to be the oldest licensed pub in Wales, we’re both historical and atmospheric, and we’re experiencing a very lively atmosphere thanks to visitors an...

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May is the National Walking Month

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We’re pleased to announce that May is the National Walking Month, and of all the special awareness days, months and events of the year, we’re most fond of this one. National Walking Month is intended to promote the benefits of walking, as well as to get everyone of any fitness level doing so. And why […]
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Give the Conwy Water Gardens a Visit!

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We’re so fortunate to live in this neck of the woods – with our hotel in Conwy surrounded by the beauty and the splendour of the sweeping Conwy Valley all around it. We’re blessed with our location – enough to provide spectacular views as far as the eye can see. Snowdonia, in particular, is quite a […]
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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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To Love and to Cwtch at the Groes Inn

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“Cwtch” is a wonderful word within the Welsh language, and essentially, it means to hug, or cuddle. It’s quite tricky, though – it’s not just any fleeting wrap of the arms or any old squeeze. Where a cwtch is different from a cuddle is paramount and what makes the word so very special. It’s feeling. […]
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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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