“ You sent me flapping at the wind’s whim, a voice above the waves.” T. Morgan. Named after Branwen, Daughter of Llyr from the 13th Century Book of Mabinogion, this charming hotel sits upon a rock by the sea in Harlech as Branwen herself once did. A seaside resort in the North Wales county of Gwynedd, Harlech is alive with myths, legends, and a myriad of steep hills, winding lanes, fascinating walks and golden beaches. Y Branwen provides its guests with panoramic scenery and breathtaking beauty, as it sits gracefully at the feet of the dramatic Castle Harlech. The interior design is infinitely cool and stylish, and has a distinctive style from the moment you step inside. The welcome is warm and friendly and the rooms have a clean, laidback design with a touch of indulgence.
FOOD FOR THOUGHT
It’s quite possible that a visit to Harlech can steal your heart away, and never give it back. Such is the captivating spirit and beauty of this very special seaside town. Long, endless stretches of blue and frothy white sea, deep golden sunsets melting into the horizon, or exploring rambling hillsides. All these inviting choices can be enjoyed whilst staying at the highly attractive Y Branwen, which sits elegantly at the feet of this dramatic Castle Branwen. Within, the decor is ultra-modern with a chilled out, trendy vibe, and diners are spoiled for choice with a generous, delectable menu and a dazzling array of drinks. Food is fresh, locally sourced and reflects the changing seasons, all prepared by Chefs’ highly skilled hands.