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It is a short walk from bedgelert center but worth it a lovely story that catches the heart strings... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kevin w
Retford, United Kingdom
Gelerts grave

Visited Beddgelert especially to see gelerts grave as our own dog resembles Gelert. Such a moving... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bev M
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Main Street, Beddgelert, Snowdonia National Park, Wales
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a short walk from bedgelert center but worth it a lovely story that catches the heart strings about the faithful hound who never actually exists it's made up sorry to say but still go and see it

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Beddgelert especially to see gelerts grave as our own dog resembles Gelert. Such a moving story and history of how the lovely town got its name. Beautiful walks along the river from Gelerts grave which at one point crosses the narrow gauge Highland railway...More

Thank Bev M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a couple of minutes amble from the bridge you will find Gelert's grave. Even if you don't believe the story, you will benefit from the exercise ;)

Thank Chilterner101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice to walk off breakfast and take in Gelert's grave, learn the story and absorb the local town history even if it is rather tragic!

Thank TheTravellingBearUK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

simple grave of Gelert? location is in a nice field overlooked by stunning scenery in this gorgeous village

Thank Sunshine707227
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We parked in the town and walked down to the river, popping into some of the arts and crafts shops we passed along the way before heading down to see Gelert's grave. Humbly situated beneath a tree in the middle of a field, surrounded by...More

Thank themaxdog
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The entire history of the place in a headstone. The story is a case of bad parenting really and today is no more than a couple of trees above a plaque in a field. The pubs make more of a fuss with ales on tap...More

Thank veedubber72
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was nice to see the grave. Parking was a huge problem, dont turn left over the bridge you will get stuck. Overall a nice visit

Thank JoAnNealfie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Gelert's Grave on a Friday evening we parked at an NT car park around a mile away, the walk is nice taking in some beautiful Snowdonian scenary, having heard the story of Gelert when I was younger it was good to come and...More

Thank ldgp14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely set up. Nice easy to follow trails and everywhere clean and tidy. The 'nice suprise' in the stone building actually bought a lump to my throat!.

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14th century