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Let the kids run around and play football whilst you enjoy the views from the garden
Awe-inspring views from the bubbling hot tub
Comfortable rattan furniture and panoramic views on the balcony
Take advantage of the water sports on offer
Elegant king-size bedroom furnished to a high standard
Formal dining at its finest
Plenty of areas to catch up with a good book or simply admire the views
The lounge is full of charm with an open fire
The kitchen is well-equipped making it the perfect place to try your hand at some new dishes
Delight your guests with a culinary masterpiece
The second dining room overlooks the lake and is home to the library
Kick back and relax after a long day of exploring
The crackle and smell of the roaring fire will gently warm your toes
Majestic views from all aspects
Those rainy days are covered here in the cinema
Show your competitive streak in the games room
The games room is equipped with a pool table, table football and TV
Kids will love the picnic area, including the child-size picnic bench
Opulent bedroom with stunning features
Bedroom suite with neutral colours
Beautiful bathroom with freestanding bath and shower enclosure
Twin bedroom
Twin bedroom with sofas
Bathroom
Plenty of sleeping options with the zip-and-link beds
The structure in the property is full of period charm
Lovely bedroom
Light and airy bedroom
Total relaxation
Handy en-suite
Modern bathroom
Lovely linens
Light and modern bathroom
Get a good night's sleep
Spacious walk-in shower
Soothing tones in the bedroom
Great lawn for family games
Lots to explore
Beautiful views
A great place to get away from it all
Stunning scenery
Great spot for a BBQ
1 / 42  Let the kids run around and play football whilst you enjoy the views from the garden
2 / 42  Awe-inspring views from the bubbling hot tub
3 / 42  Comfortable rattan furniture and panoramic views on the balcony
4 / 42  Take advantage of the water sports on offer
5 / 42  Elegant king-size bedroom furnished to a high standard
6 / 42  Formal dining at its finest
7 / 42  Plenty of areas to catch up with a good book or simply admire the views
8 / 42  The lounge is full of charm with an open fire
9 / 42  The kitchen is well-equipped making it the perfect place to try your hand at some new dishes
10 / 42  Delight your guests with a culinary masterpiece
11 / 42  The second dining room overlooks the lake and is home to the library
12 / 42  Kick back and relax after a long day of exploring
13 / 42  The crackle and smell of the roaring fire will gently warm your toes
14 / 42  Majestic views from all aspects
15 / 42  Those rainy days are covered here in the cinema
16 / 42  Show your competitive streak in the games room
17 / 42  The games room is equipped with a pool table, table football and TV
18 / 42  Kids will love the picnic area, including the child-size picnic bench
19 / 42  Opulent bedroom with stunning features
20 / 42  Bedroom suite with neutral colours
21 / 42  Beautiful bathroom with freestanding bath and shower enclosure
22 / 42  Twin bedroom
23 / 42  Twin bedroom with sofas
24 / 42  Bathroom
25 / 42  Plenty of sleeping options with the zip-and-link beds
26 / 42  The structure in the property is full of period charm
27 / 42  Lovely bedroom
28 / 42  Light and airy bedroom
29 / 42  Total relaxation
30 / 42  Handy en-suite
31 / 42  Modern bathroom
32 / 42  Lovely linens
33 / 42  Light and modern bathroom
34 / 42  Get a good night's sleep
35 / 42  Spacious walk-in shower
36 / 42  Soothing tones in the bedroom
37 / 42  Great lawn for family games
38 / 42  Lots to explore
39 / 42  Beautiful views
40 / 42  A great place to get away from it all
41 / 42  Stunning scenery
42 / 42  Great spot for a BBQ

Bodweni Hall

Bala (3mls E), North Wales
Sleeps 27
Bedrooms 12
Bathrooms 10
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 3
5 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Waterside views
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Hot tub
Internet access
Games / Play facilities
Fishing onsite / nearby
Luxury
Family friendly
Sky TV
Party houses
Wedding venues
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Stunning country house with period features, games room and private hot tub
  • Perfect location to explore Southern Snowdonia’s mountains, countryside and coast
  • Set in 75 acres of grounds with gardens, woodlands, lake and fishing on the River Dee
Property code: 75289

Large country house perfect for family get-togethers and celebrations, set in 75 acres with lake, river and woodland to explore. The perfect spot to discover North Wales countryside, coast and culture.

This incredible country house, set in 75 acres of beautiful gardens and woodland, offers the ultimate getaway for groups of 27 and three dogs looking to celebrate a special occasion in the blissful North Wales countryside.

Bounding through the reception hall, your cheeky pup won’t know which door to open first as there are four floors of wonderful rooms! On the lower ground floor, Sir Barks-A-Lot will discover a 14-seater cinema room perfect for movie nights in. Leading the way back to the ground floor, Deputy Dawg will sniff out: a cosy snug area with Sky TV, sofas, a feature fireplace and wood burner; a separate large lounge with an open fire and seating for 20; a panelled games room with a snooker table, air hockey, table tennis and more; a stunning dining room with seating for all and an open fire; a second dining room; a library; a well-equipped kitchen with all the culinary essentials; a utility room with a washer/dryer; not to mention three bedrooms with en-suites. Woof! The stunning first and second floor offer a further nine bedrooms to set tails wagging and there are plenty of en-suites with WCs, two separate WCs and one main bathroom within the property, too. Outside, a private hot tub beckons and a table with chairs is a lovely place to enjoy a morning coffee. Your hound can explore the breathtaking shared grounds here while your group takes advantage of the water sports this property offers.

Your dog won’t have a moment to rest his paws with so much to see and do nearby. The market town of Bala is just 3 miles away, boasting shops and cafes; the National White Water Centre is 6 miles away, and Snowdonia National Park can be reached in 20 miles.

  • 12 bedrooms – 1 family room with two super-king-size zip-and-link beds (which can be made up as 4 singles on request), 1 super-king-size zip-and-link (which can be made up as a twin on request) with two additional single beds, 4 super-king-size zip-and-links (which can each be made up as twins request), 2 twin zip-and-links (which can be made up as super-king-sizes on request), 1 super-king-size, 1 king-size, 1 double and 1 single
  • 1 bathroom, 5 en-suite bathrooms, 2 en-suite shower rooms, 1 en-suite wet room, 1 en-suite Jack and Jill shower room and 2 separate WCs
  • 3 Range electric oven and hobs, double fridge, double freezer, fridge and 2 dishwashers
  • Utility room with electric oven and hob and washer/dryer
  • Hot tub
  • Games room with snooker table and air hockey, table tennis, pool table
  • 14-seater cinema room
  • Wood burner and open fire (logs provided)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Private parking for 10 cars at the property
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 3 dogs welcome
  • Shop and pub 1.5 miles
  • Complex of properties
  • Sky TV in snug and lounge and TV in all bedrooms and games room
  • Private river and lake fishing available
  • Children's play area
  • Water activities available - please organise with the owner directly
  • Private water supply
  • Arrival: 17:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00 unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • 3 dogs allowed. Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week

Laura Southern

This property is personally managed by Laura.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 33 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Valerie 29th July 2022

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A fantastic house in a lovely location for our large family. Two lovely gentlemen looking after the grounds and equipment were very helpful, happy to chat and answer questions. A problem with the shower was quickly sorted after contacting David. There was something for everyone to enjoy.The hot tubs and boats were a real hit. The kitchen had everytRead morehing we needed. Drying wet clothes was a problem as the washer dryers unfortunately were not up to the job. Hide

Reviewed by Nicola 22nd July 2022

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This house is in the most amazing location, the outside space is absolutely perfect. The lake with all the pedalo's and Kayaks on is great fun. It has a lovely patio area with plenty of seating and really good size BBQ. The house is massive and the down stair space is great. The bedrooms are very basic, except the main suit which is massive, a chaiRead morer or a picture on the walls in the other bedrooms would be nice. This is clearly a house that is used by big parties and is getting a little tatty. Hide

Reviewed by Christine 8th July 2022

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Just returned from family holiday age ranging from 3 months to 80 years! Weather wonderful, setting idyllic, accommodation very comfortable and spacious however house looks tired and would benefit from deep clean. Ideal for large family groups or parties. Lots to do in the area. We would definitely go again.

Reviewed by Helen 17th June 2022

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What a wonderful week! We were blessed with the weather, and the boats on the lake got a lot of use. We went on the walk to the disused railway tunnel which the dogs loved! The facilities were fantastic and we all made good use of the hot tubs, the cinema room and the games room! The kitchen was amazing, well equipped, and the dining room is impresRead moresively grand. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this place. The decor could do with a touch up here and there, but it doesn't detract from the location Hide

Reviewed by Sarah 10th June 2022

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Fantastic house for a large group or families, loads of space inside. The grounds, lake and river are amazing. The kitchen is really well equipped for catering en masse and the dining room was fantastic

Reviewed by Mark 6th May 2022

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Fabulous getaway for my birthday celebrations. Spectacular views across the lake, peaceful and secluded. Has everything you could want and great for large gatherings. Not 5 star rating but a good 4 star.

Reviewed by Robert 22nd April 2022

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Bodweni Hall was the venue for my 60th Birthday celebration and what a venue it turned out to be! I can honestly say that everything was superb, The photos on the website cannot possibly do this place justice. We were lucky enough to have great weather, but even if the weather was not so good the cottage had many options for your entertainment, incRead moreluding a cinema, board games, books and a games room I would definitely recommend Bodweni Hall for any large family gathering, you will not regret it. Hide

Reviewed by Ann 15th April 2022

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My family & I (24 of us) have just returned home after a wonderful week at Bodweni Hall. There was so much space inside & outside the house for the children to enjoy. They had some great games of football, rounders & cricket. The bedrooms worked perfectly for us, the owner was very accommodating in the configuration of some of the beds. The views wRead moreere amazing & everyone loved kayaking on the lake. The cinema & games rooms were a hit too with everyone. Highly recommended. Thank you David. Hide

Reviewed by Lila 1st April 2022

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House and grounds very nice. We were a large group ranging in age from 92-7months. The boats were a great hit with the kids and adults. Lots of room for ball games. Games room also a great hit as well as the cinema room. Rooms all clean and comfortable. Kitchen & dining area great. We had an issue with the heating when we arrived but communication Read moregreat and problem fixed promptly. Great time had by all! Location was beautiful Hide

Reviewed by Charlotte 25th March 2022

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Stunning house! I don't think I've ever stayed anywhere so absolutely ideal for a mass family gathering. We were a hen do but all agreed how ace the place would be with kids too. A game of hide and seek could literally last the entirety of your break :-) Bala is a lovely little town too. Just a perfect few days. My only warning would be to anyone wRead moreho was a very light sleeper, the geese by the lake are verbal to say the least, and that's 24/7. Wouldn't put me off going back though Hide

Reviewed by carly 18th March 2022

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Amazing in every way

Reviewed by Janice 4th March 2022

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10 out of 10

Reviewed by Hannah 25th February 2022

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Reviewed by Neil 11th February 2022

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Fantastic house in a great location. Facilities are superb and we wanted for nothing while here. Very accommodating owners in setting rooms up as we needed, which was part of the attraction. Both kids and adults were entertained while here. Great garden and outlook and in better weather we would love to come back

Reviewed by Matthew 7th February 2022

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Reviewed by Melanie 4th February 2022

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Reviewed by Sarah 21st January 2022

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The website doesn't do the house justice. The house is in an amazing location with lots to do. Very well equipped and impossible not to enjoy. Clean and the maintenance man was very helpful

Reviewed by Claire 31st December 2021

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What a perfect weekend we had , we are families with babies through to teenagers and it was great for all ages , facilities and equipment in the kitchen were amazing , it was also immaculately clean too cant wait to stay again.

Reviewed by Lucy 24th December 2021

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Beautiful location, couldnt recommend more

Reviewed by Arifa 17th December 2021

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Beautiful location! Arrived in December and although it was cold the house was kept very nice and warm. Well equipped and very peaceful.

Reviewed by Lisa 10th December 2021

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Fabulous house in a great location, fully equipped for all needs. We loved it and look forward to returning next year. The local taxi and pubs were all welcoming and covid safe. Thankyou

Reviewed by Susan 3rd December 2021

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The location of the property is great and it was very clean and warm (not always the case in large houses). The bedrooms and and bathrooms were very comfortable and a really well equipped kitchen.

Reviewed by Pamela 26th November 2021

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Gorgeous views, amazing Hall, we spent a week with family and friends celebrating my husbands 60th Birthday. Any issues we had the owner sent someone or responded straight away.

Reviewed by Gillian 22nd October 2021

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Lovely house, clean, well equipped, versatile accommodation, beautiful location. Met all our needs.

Reviewed by Adele 8th October 2021

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Excellent location and venue for a big family holiday. Plenty of space. Comfortable and clean. Hot tub, lake, pool room and cinema provided hours of entertainment, as well as local walks. The owner swiftly responded to any minor issues. Wifi isn't great, so don't bring any work with you have a proper break! Would definitely go back.

Reviewed by Julie 24th September 2021

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Weather not too good but managed to use the hot tubs and make use of the watersports. Excellent views from the small dining room & lounge, could just sit there all day & look out. Games room was used every day.

Reviewed by Sandra 17th September 2021

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A fabulous house in glorious surroundings. A real feel of luxury living. We were a large family gathering to celebrate my 70th birthday and there was plenty of room to gather together but it is big enough for splinter groups to do their own thing in comfort. We ranged in age from 11 to 70 but there was something for everyone and we all had a great Read moretime. A wonderful family memory for us all to share. Would return in a heartbeat. Hide

Reviewed by Anne-Marie 10th September 2021

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This is an outstanding place to be together and have fun. The hall is well equipped and really welcoming. fantastic indoor and outdoor facilities. just wonderful. Thank You . Bala and surrounding area is beautiful

Reviewed by Amanda 13th August 2021

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Extremely happy with our stay brilliant family get together would highly recommend.

Reviewed by Lee 30th July 2021

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Good value for so many rooms and a great place for a big family get together, although at least 45mins drive to any of the main attractions in North Wales. Fishing in the river and lake good fun especially with the odd catch, (pike in the lake.) Not 5 star but not bad either, if you have a good group or family vib you won't go far wrong.

Reviewed by phylleen 11th June 2021

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Lovely week with our large family group plus 2 dogs. Our son who uses a power wheelchair was able to access all the ground floor rooms, including the games room and outside areas. His ground floor room had an accessible wet room next to it.

Reviewed by Daniel 4th September 2020

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The location of this house is utterly outstanding, the onsite facilities were fantastic and enjoyed by all.

Reviewed by Rosemary 28th August 2020

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Let the kids run around and play football whilst you enjoy the views from the garden
Awe-inspring views from the bubbling hot tub
Comfortable rattan furniture and panoramic views on the balcony
Take advantage of the water sports on offer
Elegant king-size bedroom furnished to a high standard
Formal dining at its finest
Plenty of areas to catch up with a good book or simply admire the views
The lounge is full of charm with an open fire
The kitchen is well-equipped making it the perfect place to try your hand at some new dishes
Delight your guests with a culinary masterpiece
The second dining room overlooks the lake and is home to the library
Show 30 moreKick back and relax after a long day of exploring

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