The Royal Ship Hotel is a Grade II listed, 19th century coaching inn situated in the heart of the old market town of Dolgellau close to Barmouth, Bala and Twywn.
Whether you’re enjoying a quiet pint of our award-winning cask beers, with a newspaper, next to our roaring fires… or seeking adventure in the Snowdonia National Park, the Royal Ship welcomes all. Our location, menus and rooms are just three of many reasons why thousands of people choose us for their holiday base year after year.
Our 24 bedrooms are perfect for any occasion. Fancy a family holiday? We have plenty of rooms that accommodate groups and our family suite can fit up to 6 people. Want a weekend break? We’re proudly dog-friendly so don’t leave your four-legged friend behind.
Whether your itinerary is packed full of adventures or focused more on sitting back and watching the world go by, the Royal Ship offers a warm welcome, imaginative menus and a great range of cask beers, lagers and spirits to make your day.
We’re Good to Go
We’d like to reassure you that you can visit us with confidence knowing that we have multiple processes in place to maintain cleanliness and our team will work hard to maintain a welcoming & convivial atmosphere. Please keep an eye on our opening times & our news/activity page for updated information.
Stay with confidence
Our cancellation guarantee gives you piece-of-mind with free cancellation and date moves. When you book with us, your money and plans are protected from the closure of the pub or hotel due to COVID restrictions, if you are personally impacted by COVID-19 or feel unwell with symptoms then we allow free cancellation on all rooms up to 24 hours prior to arrival.
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