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A warm welcome awaits you at The Buckley Arms, a Grade II Listed Building. Built as a hotel in 1873, this family run accommodation has much charm and character. We are sure you will enjoy your stay and leave feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Nestling within the beautiful Dyfi Valley, with the River Dyfi located behind the Hotel we are situated on the edge of the village of Dinas Mawddwy, Gwynedd, within the stunning scenery of the Snowdonia National Park, just off the A470 midway between Dolgellau and Machynlleth.

Whether you want relaxing, invigorating, energetic or just a get away from it all break, we are here to help make it happen. 



Six Luxury Bedrooms
We have 6  luxury en suite bedrooms with top range mattresses and all have a bath and a shower. Beverage trays, Nespresso machine, Satellite T.V. and Hair dryer are all provided.

The rooms are spacious with lovely views over the surrounding countryside taking in forrestry and mountain views together with some rooms overlooking the Dyfi Valley and wonderful Aran Mountain Range beyond. Whichever room you choose the view will be breathtaking. 




 A wide range breakfast choices, with the best locally sourced ingredients 

Enjoy it in our breakfast lounge with fanscinating mountain views.

Pet Friendly​

Well-behaved dogs are welcome in all the rooms

(extra £10 per stay for additional cleaning) 


Surrounding by the Dyfi Valley and wonderful Aran Mountain Range beyond. You can enjoy a summer BBQ evening in our garden. Prhaps our fire pit can make your winter even better - be ready to warm up yourself, and why not enjoy the winks of the stars by our telescope with the loved ones? This winter can never be more memorable.  

Free Fibre Wifi

Fast fibre wifi available in all rooms and public area if you feel the need to connect to the outside world.



Full of characters bar with its log burner, interesting memorabilia and excellent selection of wines, beers and spirits, the ideal place to unwind after a days sightseeing or hiking .



Our restaurant offers a unique Chinese dining experience with fantastic views. Our talented chef will create fantastic dishes using only the freshest and finest local ingredients. 

​Hot tub

​(coming soon)

Why not finishing the day off with our 6-person hot tub in the garden. After a long day hike, 58 massage jets provide a strong massage to ease aching muscles. Just relax and enjoy the peaceful mountain river view. 

Electric Car Charging

​(coming soon)

Two charging points are available in our private car park, enjoy the stay and start the day with a full battery.





Top Gun In Dinas

Watch real life fighter pilots soar over lush green valleys This was probably the first place used for low level photography, and when looking down the valley from the main viewing location you get a fantastic view of the aircraft as they snake their way through the twists and turns of this very narrow valley. 

Three Castles Rally

Classic Rallying at its best in a landscape of medieval castles and mountains.

Whether you decide to run as a participant or you would rather relax
and enjoy the show, the Three Castles Welsh Classic Trial  is going to be a very enjoyable event. 

 Shooting Experience


Regardless of whether you are new to driven game shooting or have a wealth of experience under your belt – we will tailor make your day to ensure that you leave having had one of the finest sporting experiences known to man!

Outdoor Adventure 


Snowdonia National Park has a wide variety of activities to suit all. For the more adventurous the mountain biking, white water rafting and canoeing can be found in various locations. The area also has many fantastic areas for walking, bird watching or beautiful drives to take in the outstanding scenery and with a rich railway heritage there are many stunning railway journeys that can be taken.


“What a fantastic hotel! The building itself is beautiful and so are the surroundings. We booked the Sir Edmund Buckley room and were blown away by the 4 poster bed, huge bathroom and stunning views from the window..”

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