The Gate House

Portmeirion, Gwynedd, North Wales, Wales, United Kingdom | Hotel

Travel Blogs from Portmeirion


A travel blog entry by sarahandrich


... out each spot before moving out. Brilliant. When we finally got moving we again did a lot of driving this day. We stopped at Caernarfon which had a big Medieval castle with walls that still surrounded part of the city and also had a big harbour. I was still without internet on my phone and desperately tried to find and get some internet as an old school friend said that this was where she lived, we may of had a chance of catching up but I had no way of ...

Whate a great place

A travel blog entry by matt_terry_173


Monday 23/6/14

Back to Wales today to see Port Meirion. If anyone watched prisoner (the English one,many years ago) it was filmed there. It is a quaint place that is not what it seems, some of the buildings look quite huge but in realty it is just a facade. Although on saying that you can rent out some of the little cottages or there is a hotel there you can stay ...

From castles to crags...loving Wales

A travel blog entry by kathmom


... roses, hydrangeas and so many other flowers blooming now, in a high wooded setting with a stream. Dan met a gregarious and funny older couple from Manchester, and we had fun talking with them by a big lily pond for almost half an hour.

Northern Wales has some great mountains, popular for hiking, and we drove around part of Snowdonia, the national park they are in, for the afternoon. Dan and I found a hike that climbed up to great ...

It was a bit misty up there

A travel blog entry by matt_terry_173


Thurs 19/6/14

What lovely scenery in Wales, the place is so green, we decided to go to Snowdonia, it was a bit to far to walk up to the top so we took the train, which took 1hr to get to the top we had a real quick 1/2 hr there then we had to catch the train back down - another 1hr. It was quite misty up there but we managed to get some photos unfortunatly we couldn't see the coast at all.

The End is Near

A travel blog entry by ill-made-blog


... Excalibur tattoo with the saying “King Arthur Sucks” and Jacob got a tequila and nachos tattoo and on the other arm Emily wrote “I hate Margaret” in old English.

Back to exploring Bangor, had a day where I shopped around town and then went to the pier for some tea and lovely reading. Then for dinner went to an Italian restaurant by the pier, only opened during certain hours. It was really delicious and the owners are from Italy. Nice date night all ...


This hotel, located in Portmeirion, is near Welsh Highland Railway, Welsh Highland Railway, Ffestiniog Railway, and Harlech Castle.
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TripAdvisor Reviews The Gate House Portmeirion

4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding