Erw Fair Guesthouse

If you have any energy left after climbing Snowdon, or perhaps taking the easier route on the train, there are many other activities to enjoy in the local area. Here are just a few of them.

Llanberis Lake Railway
The Llanberis Lake Railway will be the highlight of your visit to Snowdonia. From your seat in the comfortable enclosed coaches you can enjoy spectacular views of Snowdon and the surrounding high mountains.
A specially adapted coach is available for wheel chair users.
The station has a café & gift shop that sells many unique souvenirs.

For more information visit

Llanberis Lake Railway

National Slate Museum
The Welsh Slate museum opened in May 1972 as part of the National Museum of Wales. It is a living, working museum set amongst the towering slate tips of Dinorwig quarry. The museum building is sited in the original Victorian workshops built in 1870.

For more information visit National Slate Museum/

Electric Mountain
If you’re looking for a truly electrifying day out, why not visit the Electric Mountain Visitors Centre on the edge of the beautiful Snowdonia National Park in Llanberis. You’ll discover the amazing powers of pumped storage hydro-electricity in a totally entertaining and educational environment. Admission to the centre is free and there is heaps to interest visitors of all age groups.

For more information visit

Electric Mountain, Llanberis

Dolbadarn Castle
This castle, one of Prince Llewelyns strongholds, is situated near Llanberis, Gwynedd, off the A4086
It can be viewed sitting above Llyn Padarn lake. The walls are made of unmortared slate.

Other activities in the area include:
Castles, steam trains, boat hire, steamer trips, beautiful waterfalls to view, horse riding, birdwatching, indoor and outdoor climbing and many walks around and about the area.

Eating in Llanberis
We are happy to recommend places we have eaten in ourselves and there is a good range to suit all pockets.