Awards for Dolffanog Fawr

Visit Wales Gold Award

Achieving a very high level in outstanding quality, exceptional comfort, unfailing hospitality.

Additional information on this classification scheme is available here.

Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Self-assessed Accessibility Information provides a list of available facilities and services, highlighted as being of key importance by disabled people.  Along with Access Statements, which provide a fuller written description of accessibility, it can help people with access needs make an informed choice as to whether accommodation, attractions, food & drink or shopping establishments meet their needs.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • Route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)


  • YesProprietors/staff available 24-hours


Access statement for Dolffanog Fawr Grid Ref:729104 General • Dolffanog Fawr is a small Country House Bed and Breakfast that offers evening meals to residents and is located just off the B44409 near Llyn Mwngil at Tal-y-Llyn. • The House has a gravelled parking area for six cars, there are no steps between the parking area and the front door. • The House is approximately 10 miles from the nearest towns of Dolgellau, Tywyn and Machynlleth. Public transport links have been severely reduced in recent years. • A porterage service is available if required. • There is a unisex downstairs toilet located just off the entrance hall. • There is no mobile phone coverage in the house although we do have a public payphone. • All doors have a minimum width of 750mm and the floors are level throughout the ground floor. • Assistance dogs are allowed throughout the house, including the dining room and garden. Bedrooms • All bedrooms are located on the first floor via a flight of 14 steps. There is one hand rail on the left and a wooden dado on the right. • All bedrooms have been re-decorated with plain matt emulsion walls and contrasting carpets. • All doors are fitted with lever style handles. • All bedrooms have colour televisions and freesat boxes offering sub-titles and teletext. • All bedrooms have en-suite facilities although the bathroom for bedroom 2 is down a flight of 3 steps. Meals • All meals are served on a large communal table at one sitting. A separate table is available if required. • All dietary requirements can be catered for, provided we know in advance.