We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Swallow Falls

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Great view

Only a short walk to see this waterfall, with a price of £2 (september 208) felt that it was a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Martin L
,
Waddington, United Kingdom
via mobile
Worth a visit

Swallow Falls are only a short walk from the main road, though entry is through a pay turnstile... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JCSJM
,
Warrington, United Kingdom
Read all 1,766 reviews
851
All photos (851)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“the river”(151 reviews)
“across the road”(59 reviews)
About
These falls add to Betws-y-Coed's already great rustic beauty.
Open Now
Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
See all hours
Contact
Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed, Wales
Website
Reviews (1,766)
Filter reviews
1,721 results
Traveller rating
810
583
222
58
48
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
810
583
222
58
48
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsviewing platformthe riveracross the roadper personper adultentrance feecorrect changeworth a visitbeautiful waterfallthe pubpay and displayfew stepsheavy rainfree parkingugly houseturn stylehalf an hour
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 1,721 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

Situated on the A5 north of Betws Y Coed Swallow Falls is well worth a visit. There is a layby where you can park and there is also a hotel opposite with parking. It's £2 for adults to visit and it's a glorious view of...More

Thank therichastill
Reviewed yesterday

We were told to visit the Swallow Falls and it was just awesome. It was that busy thankfully so we got plenty of time and uninterrupted views, however, I can imagine it gets very busy which probably makes for different experience? Id get here early...More

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 4 days ago

A lovely waterfall, well worth the small admission fee - only a very short walk and parking is free if there is space in the layby outside.

Thank DrPeterDRobinson
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Only a short walk to see this waterfall, with a price of £2 (september 208) felt that it was a little steep for 10 minutes or so here. Great view at the bottom of the steps

Thank Martin L
Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful water falls hidden away and well worth a visit. Park in lay by opposite Swallow Falls hotel. Entry is £2 and is automated so you need pound coins to get through the turnstile. There were 5 of us so lucky we had enough change...More

1  Thank Hamm65
Reviewed 6 days ago

For only £2, you can view the lovely waterfall. All around is just natural beauty. Only a short visit needed but worth it.

Thank Shirley1702
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here and there is a £2 entrance charge which you put in a machine and the turnstile let's you in. The waterfall is great but it's a natural attraction and not sure why they need to charge. We decided Wales like their admission charges....More

Thank webber5
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very clean and friendly place. They went out of there way so we could move to another room with a bath. The staff were very pleasant, friendly and made us feel very welcome. They also told us some places to visit around the area. We...More

Thank Anniemarie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Swallow Falls are only a short walk from the main road, though entry is through a pay turnstile, currently £2.00. Worth a short stop to visit.

Thank JCSJM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having not visited the Swallow Falls since childhood, they were even more spectacular some 50 years later! Three points to mention: 1) Entrance charge is only £2 per adult (in cash); 2) the Swallow Falls are some two miles before you get to Betws-y-Coed and...More

Thank Chris C
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 7 hotels in Betws-y-Coed
Swallow Falls Hotel
616 reviews
.05 km away
Royal Oak Hotel
898 reviews
3.01 km away
The Gwydyr Hotel
204 reviews
3.23 km away
Glan Aber Hotel & Bunkhouse
103 reviews
3.26 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 30 restaurants in Betws-y-Coed
Ty Hyll - Ugly House
463 reviews
.94 km away
Hangin' Pizzeria
563 reviews
3.21 km away
The Moel Siabod Cafe
496 reviews
3.79 km away
Olif
592 reviews
2.95 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 34 attractions in Betws-y-Coed
Zip World Fforest
785 reviews
3.92 km away
Capel Garmon Burial Chamber
32 reviews
4.64 km away
Plas y Brenin Capel Curig
91 reviews
4.85 km away
Llyn Geirionydd
16 reviews
3.06 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
bethan69x
14 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Luke M | Reviewed this property |
there is single person turnstiles here so not sure you'd fit through
1
Vote
MrandMrsE2017
31 December 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Lin4d | Reviewed this property |
We don't have a dog so am not certain, although we did se people with dogs on our walk. However, if dogs are permitted it would be dangerous to let them off the lead as they could fall into the fast flowing river
2
Votes
HannahT1166
6 November 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from PastyLovinPete | Reviewed this property |
It was manned but will be pretty cramped with 50 people there all at once
0
Votes