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YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass - Directions

Pen-y-Pass, Nantgwynant, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, LL55 4NY

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Contact information

Phone: +44 345 371 9534

Email: [email protected]

Map references

OS Map: 115

OS Grid Ref: SH647556

Lat/Lng: 53.080876, -4.020846

How to get here

By car: From the A55 coast road follow signs for Llanberis A4086 to YHA Snowdon Pen-Y-Pass. From the A5 turn onto A4086 at Capel Curig. Turn right at Pen-y-Gwryd Hotel. YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass is on the right.

Parking is available in the SNPA pay and display car park across the road from the hostel. The cost is £10 and, if you arrive before 18:00, your ticket will be valid until midnight (or 08:00 the next morning if you arrive after 18:00).

Alternative pay and display parking is available 3.5 miles away in Nant Peris. The cost is £5 and your ticket will be valid for 24 hours (tickets can be purchased for multiple days at the same time). You can then get to the hostel via the Sherpa bus S2 or pre-booked local taxis.

By coach: The nearest National Express coach stop is Colwyn Bay - around 30 miles away.