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Dinas Mawddwy

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Dinas Mawddwy is a village in Gwynedd.

Get in[edit]

Dinas Mawddwy is just off the A470, the main north-south trunk road in Wales. The nearest railway station is at Machynlleth, from where there is a regular bus service.

Get around[edit]


  • 1 Maesglase. 676 m mountain Maesglase (Q8523124) on Wikidata Maesglase on Wikipedia


  • Take the unclassified road from the village centre to Llanuwchllyn, at the southern end of Bala Lake, across Bwlch y Groes, the highest road in Wales.
  • The Bwlch yr Oerddrws pass to the west, which carries the A470 towards Dolgellau is a popular location for photographers trying to catch spectacular shots of low-flying military jets.


  • 1 Meirion Mill (Right next to the A470), +44 1650 531311. Well known outlet for woollen items and other traditional goods.



  • Red Lion Hotel (Gwesty'r Llew Coch), +44 1650 531247. The oldest building in the village, dating back to the 12th Century. Real ales and traditional food. Rooms available.



Go next[edit]

This city travel guide to Dinas Mawddwy is a usable article. It has information on how to get there and on restaurants and hotels. An adventurous person could use this article, but please feel free to improve it by editing the page.