Bala has the largest natural lake in Wales and all the facilities and services you need for a great holiday. The town supermarket opens long hours, there are cash machines in town, a leisure centre with indoor pool, plus the lake with instructed watersports and canoe hire.
There are a number of good places to each locally and within a short drive.
In town Awel yr Aran on the High Street is a contemporary restaurant, the Express Pizzaria in Berwyn Street serves up tasty pizza and pasta. The White Lion Hotel has a busy bar and a good restaurant. A new wine bar restaurant is opening at the end of 2009 in a stunning converted building on the High Street. Further out of town in Llandrillo is Tyddyn Llan a restaurant with Rooms which offers fine dining and is open to non residents.
There are 2 very good butchers who will supply you with BBQ food, a couple of good cafes who will prepare packed lunches if needed. There are Spar and Somerfield supermarkets, a chemist, a good fish and chip restaurant and take away. There are cash machines at the HSBC and Barclays Banks.
Banks and Cashpoints
The is a doctors surgery in Bala Town opposite the Fire Station.
Nia Cyfnod 07586 313596
Outside Gourmet Jo 07901 688 282
Blas ar Fwyd 01492 640215
Plas y Dre: 01678 521 256
Located in Bala High Street, the Plas yn Dre is a family run restaurant with a continental menu with a Welsh flavour using local produce. Booking is advised in advance on Fridays and Saturdays as the restaurant is very popular with locals.
Y Cwrt (the Court House) 01678 521 500
Beautiful renovated building opened in 2010 with a busy bar and good restaurant. A good menu using local produce is changed daily. Situated in Bala High Street.
Bala Spice: 01678 521 935
Great Indian restaurant in Bala. BYO for alcohol drinks, lovely food
Michelin Star restaurant 15 minutes drive from Bala. A Country Georgian House venue set in its own grounds. The restaurant uses local produce but also sources the finest ingredients further afield which is complimented with an award winning wine list. If you enjoy fine food, then this is a must visit restaurant.
5 Night Offers
Great value Sunday to Friday midweek offers during the year.
Nov, Jan, Feb, Mar £1195.00*
May, Jun, Sept, Oct £1245.00
July Aug £1495.00
Incl: Exclusive use, linen, duvets, towels, Wifi, BBQ & Giant Games
Trem y Wawr (House Name)
Tel: +44 (O) 7976 723975
Ty sinamon is in the heart of an adventure playground including Rafting, ZipWorld, Canyoning....
Dave Brailsford 50 & 75 mile
Mountain Bike Safari
Within 30 minutes drive you can access some of the best MTB at Coed y Brenin, Penmachno and Llandegla
Bala lies withing 3 mountain ranges The Arran to the south, Arenig to the South West and Berwyns to the North, there are even 2 walks from Ty sinamon.
FREE Internet Wifi access
FREE Giant Games
Team activities can be arranged for half a day to a full 3 day programme including;
Bala Treasure Hunt
High Ropes Team Course
Tel: 07976 723975