The Big Bala Swim

    Saturday 28th May 2022 sees the return of The Big Bala Swim taking place in Llyn Tegid, Bala.

    The main open water swim route is 4.5km. To reach the start, swimmers catch the historic Bala Lake Railway to Llangower train station for a beach start. For those looking for a bigger challenge, there is a 9km swim which takes in two lengths of the 4.5km course. There is also a shorter 1.5km swim which is also open to children of 8 years and above.

    Pen Y Bont is the ideal base for competitors and spectators alike and we wish everybody taking part the best of luck!

    NEW for 2022 – Doggy Ice Cream

    Now everybody can enjoy an ice cream on a hot, sunny day at Pen Y Bont! We now stock Utterly Mutterly ice cream for your four-legged friends in our shop.

    NEW for 2022 – Deluxe Touring pitches

    We have developed 9 brand-new deluxe touring pitches. All new pitches have been spaciously landscaped, are extra-large, fully serviced with a private water, wastewater, and electric connections, right next to the pitch.

    NEW for 2022 – Glampio Gelli Glamping

    Our new glamping area includes 3 brand new pitches with their own private parking and decking area. Sited on these pitches will be permanent glamping tents, made by Isabella, a company known Europe-wide for their premier awnings. These glamping tents will be fully equipped, and you won’t need to bring anything yourself to furnish the tents. These tents are perfect for couples, families, and anyone looking for a luxurious camping holiday. To book, please call the office.

    NEW for 2022 – Brand New Amenity Block

    Firstly, we have a brand-new amenity block. We’ve replaced the roof, cladded the outside in canexel and totally stripped the inside. The interior is fully updated and modernised with brand new equipment.