At Elen's Castle you can enjoy a break over the Christmas / New Year period in the heart of Snowdonia.

  • New Year's Eve Dinner
  • Bubbly and Fireworks at New Year midnight

Treat yourself to a festive Christmas / New Year break here in the Snowdonia National Park in North Wales.

hotel in snowdonia in snow
Hotel in the Snow

Set within Wales most spectacular mountain scenery and wild, rugged landscapes, come and enjoy a family atmosphere and all the pleasures of a cosy, traditional Christmas and New Year at Elen’s Castle Hotel near Betws-y-Coed. Crisp winter strolls, hearty home-cooked food, cosy sofas, friendly staff, warm hospitality, a log-burning stove, midnight bubbly and fireworks – just some of the delights you can find this Festive Season at Elen’s Castle Hotel.

Christmas Opening – We are closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day and open again from Boxing Day.

New Year 2019

New Year’s Eve (Monday)

  • From 7pm : Enjoy a pre-dinner drink in the 18th century bar, next to the roaring log-burning stove.
  • From 8pm : A la carte dinner.
  • Spend the next part of your evening in bar lounge/bar next to the log-burning stove, playing board games, cards and an optional non-intrusive paper quiz to complete in your own time! Then as midnight approaches, wrap up warmly and join us outside for a glass of bubbly and fireworks.

New Year’s Day (Tuesday)

  • 9-10am : Breakfast
  • Start the New Year in the beauty and splendour of Snowdonia!
  • Add additional nights’ stay as required. Please note that if you wish to dine on New Year’s Day evening, pre-booking is essential.


  • Room charges (bed and breakfast) are the same as all year round.
  • Dinner chargeable at a la carte prices.
  • Free bubbly and fireworks at midnight on New Year’s Eve.


Stay 3 Nights for Price of 2

Book 2 nights and get a 3rd for free this autumn and winter! Offer excludes News Years Eve and New Years Day and runs until 31 March 2019.

Book Direct for Best Prices!

Please book direct through the book online links on our website, or phone 01690 750207, for the best prices, late deals and special offers. You will receive instant email confirmation.

Guest Comments

A Relaxing Christmas Break

Spent a few days at Elens Castle in between Christmas and New Year with my wife Rachel & dog Rocky and we all loved it again. We have been here before and would certainly recommend it for a nice break in the Snowdonia region. We will be back next year.
- Mr. Gary Higginbotham
(from QBook)

New Year

Our party of 4, enjoyed our stay at elens castle, Helen, Adam and their staff were very friendly and helpful. The rooms are nice and clean, the food was excellent and plentiful. we stopped there over the new year and the prices did not go up, it was excellent value for money, we will definatly go there again.
- Mr. Heath
(from QBook)

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