Destination guide

The cosy city of Borth-y-Gest awaits you

Enjoy the history and other features of Borth-y-Gest. Travellers especially like the mountain views, beaches and seaside in this walkable and scenic city. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Borth-y-Gest

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Borth-y-Gest has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Aberglaslyn Pass (6.2 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Gelert's Grave (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Llyn Dinas (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Rhyd Ddu Path (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Watkin Path (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Pyg Track (12.4 mi / 20 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Borth-y-Gest

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Borth-y-Gest is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Portmeirion Sands (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Moel Hebog (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Llyn Dinas (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Mount Snowdon (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Barmouth Beach (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Llanbedrog Beach (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)

How many holiday rentals are available around Borth-y-Gest?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 640 holiday lettings around Borth-y-Gest. From 489 cottages to 108 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Borth-y-Gest? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Borth-y-Gest. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Snowdon Mountain Railway: 2,417 holiday lettings
  • Barmouth Beach: 1,375 holiday lettings
  • Mount Snowdon: 2,128 holiday lettings
  • Cader Idris Mountain: 1,146 holiday lettings
  • Porthmadog Station: 2,318 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Borth-y-Gest listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Borth-y-Gest?

Yes, of course. offers 489 Cottages in Borth-y-Gest. Our other popular types of Borth-y-Gest holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 108 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 489 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 489 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Flats and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Borth-y-Gest?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 29 holiday homes with pool available in Borth-y-Gest. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.