Bed down within a centuries-old castle in North Wales
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Castle Luxury room / Castle Deluxe room
A historic, award-winning former royal residence in North Wales – includes breakfast, a spa discount, optional dinner or cream tea and more
- Dating back over 700 years, and with previous owners including Edward I, Henry VII and Elizabeth I, Ruthin Castle Hotel & Spa is a residence truly fit for royalty. Set in acres of immaculate gardens and sprawling woodland, behind its ivy-clad façade, you'll find classic features and furnishings.
- Nestled in the rustic woodland of the ancient moat, The Moat Spa offers a thermal suite and gym, and is committed to using natural processes and locally sourced ingredients in its treatments, alongside quality Caudalie and Jessica products.
- Bertie’s Restaurant serves gourmet, pan-European influenced fare in a dramatic setting. For cream tea, pick a leather sofa in the oak-panelled Library Bar. On selected dates, unique medieval banquets are held, inspired by the Earl of Warwick's legendary 16th-century feasts hosted on these grounds.
- Library Bar
- 24-hour room service
- iPod docking station in each room
How to get there
From Birmingham and the south: from the M6 join the M54 towards Telford. At the end of the M54, join the A5 and follow signs for North Wales and Llangollen. At Llangollen, turn right into the town centre, crossing the river, and then left at the T-junction. Follow signs for Ruthin - leading across the Horseshoe Pass - go straight over the next roundabout, then turn left at the T-junction. Stay on this road travelling through the Nant-y-Garth Pass, continuing to follow signs for Ruthin.
Liverpool John Lennon airport is 45 miles away and Manchester International airport 48 miles away. Car hire is available at both.
Good to know
It is advisable to contact the hotel to check for any events during your stay, as public areas are likely to be busy and musical entertainment can last until 1am. Please also note that the spa area is currently closed for refurbishments.
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