Receiving national recognition from both the industry & travellers alike, Bodysgallen Hall is now the proud owner of the title ‘AA Hotel of the Year for Wales 2012-2013’. This award comes on the back of recent exceptional traveller ratings on TripAdvisor making Bodysgallen Hall the ideal hotel in North Wales for a unique break.
If it’s history, relics and a unique coastline you desire then North Wales ticks all the boxes, add to that a selection of World Heritage Sites including Castles at Conwy, Caernarfon, Harlech and Beaumaris and you have plenty of exploring to do. Complement the entire experience by spending time at Wales’ finest hotel, owned by the National Trust – Bodysgallen Hall.
The AA Hospitality Awards, hosted this year by Kate Silverton, saw the great and good of the country’s hospitality industry come together to celebrate not only the amazing achievements of the individuals and establishments receiving recognition for outstanding excellence in their field but also 20 years of the iconic AA Restaurant Guide.
In addition, TripAdvisor, a leading traveller feedback website recently announced that Bodysgallen Hall & Spa received a rating of 4.5 placing them amongst the best in the UK. The Certificate of Excellence awards businesses that consistently earn top ratings from TripAdvisor travellers. Ideally situated as a base for exploring and discovering some of Europe’s most attractive scenery, including views encompassing the sweep of the Snowdonia range of mountains, Bodysgallen Hall & Spa is a destination within itself. Standing in over 200 acres of its own parkland to the south of Llandudno with 13th century origins, Bodysgallen Hall provides all that is best in country house hospitality.
A total of 31 spacious bedrooms split between the house (15 bedrooms) and cottage suites (16) are available. Each of the bedrooms has been individually furnished and decorated with antique furniture and works of art enjoying glorious views over Bodysgallen’s parkland or gardens. Several cottage suites benefit from their very own private gardens. The gardens have been recognised for their award winning restoration. Featured within the estate’s grounds are a rare 17th century parterre of box hedges filled with sweet-scented herbs, naturally occurring limestone outcrops, a rockery with a cascade, a walled garden, lily-pad ponds and several follies. The gardens also feature a formal rose gardens and a number of well-established and interesting trees and shrubs including medlar and mulberry.
After exploring the grounds guests can enjoy the Bodysgallen Spa which comprises a spacious swimming pool, steam room, sauna, solarium, gym, relaxation room, treatment rooms and a club room where you can enjoy light refreshments. Visitors to Bodysgallen are also invited to enjoy fine cuisine and have a choice of two restaurants with fine dining in The Dining Room and informal dining in Bistro 1620. The impressive Dining Room restaurant overlooks the gardens within which guests can enjoy imaginative British cuisine which has been awarded 3 AA Rosettes. All food is prepared from the best and freshest local produce.
Speaking of their win, Matthew Johnson of Bodysgallen Hall said; ‘We are extremely proud and honoured to receive this prestigious award from the AA. It is a true reflection of the dedication of the long serving team at Bodysgallen Hall, to ensure that the high levels of service in which we strive to provide our guests with have been maintained over the last 30 years. It is wonderful to receive this recognition from the AA as their Hotel of the Year for Wales.’
www.bodysgallen.com Llandudno, North Wales, LL30 1RS
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