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- Family-run campsite in Gwynedd
- In a quiet village four to six miles' drive from the beach
- Amenities block with three showers and three toilets
Centrally located on the Llŷn Peninsula is a likely location to be remotely and peacefully set for a Welsh countryside stay, which is what's offer at small and family-run Criw Touring Caravan and Camp Site, in the quiet village of Bryncroes and a short drive from miles of several safe and sandy beaches.
Country walks, horse trekking, sailing, fishing, climbing, cycling and more are all easily accessed in the countryside all around, and Snowdonia National Park is within about an hour's drive. If you're more of a seaside sort, Criw is six miles from Aberdaron and ten 10 from Pwllheli.
The site has an amenities block with three showers and three toilets; a fresh water supply; dishwashing facilities and a chemical disposal point. Satellite TV and free wifi are available, but please note that because of the site's peacefully remote location, the wifi signal is limited and you should bring a receiver for your TV if you want to use it.
Criw is about 20 minutes' walk via a quiet country lane from its local village of Sarn, where you#ll find a couple of decent pubs (one serving food), a post office/garage, a restaurant/tearoom, and the village shop to sort supplies to bring back for the barbie.
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Leisure on site
Bar or club house
Indoor swimming pool
Outdoor swimming pool
Amenities on site
Ice pack freezing
Parent & baby washroom
Pick-up from public transport
Gas cylinders available
Touring and motorhomes
Fully serviced pitches
Motorhome service point
Tourer storage facilities
Water hook-up points for tourers
Commercial vehicles allowed
Dogs allowed all year
Lake and/or mountain
Horse riding nearby
Indoor pool nearby
Mountain biking nearby
Single-sex groups welcome
Student groups welcome
Public transport nearby
Small (11-25 pitches)
- Coach stations
Pwllheli: Bus Station Maes
— 9.4 miles
9.4 miles Hafan y Mor (Pwllheli): Holiday Park Coach Stop — 13.0 miles
13.0 miles Criccieth: Lay by Coach Stop — 17.5 miles
- Train stations
Pwllheli Rail Station
— 9.5 miles
9.5 miles Abererch Rail Station — 11.4 miles
11.4 miles Penychain Rail Station — 12.9 miles
- Ferry ports
Aberdaron Ferry Landing
— 4.6 miles
4.6 miles Bardsey Island Ferry Landing — 9.4 miles
9.4 miles Barmouth Ferry Landing — 26.1 miles
— 28.2 miles
From Pwllheli, take the A499 towards Abersoch/Llanbedrog. At Llanbedrog, turn off the A499 onto the B4413 signposted for Aberdaron. Continue along this road for approximately 5 miles, through the villages of Botwnnog and Sarn. One mile from Sarn towards Aberdaron, turn left for Bryncroes (signposted). Criw is the first property on the left as you enter the village.
The main town on the peninsula, Pwllheli, is about 20 scenic minutes away by car and comes with beaut sandy beaches, a leisure centre, marina, cinema, supermarkets, bus depot and a railway station, as well as an 18-hole golf course and the means to arrange both fishing and boating.
Fishing, boating and a golf course of the same size are at neighbouring Abersoch too, also within a short drive. It's a popular place with younger holidaymakers, who come for jetskiing, powerboat racing, wakeboarding and other watersports; the famed Wakestock Festival is held here annually.
This is also spectacular hiking land, so ditch the car for a day and have a go at the Llŷn Coastal Path stretch from Pwllheli to Abersoch in one direction and Pwllheli to Criccieth – and then on to Porthmadog – in the other.
- Criccieth Castle (17.4 miles)
- Welsh Highland Railway (Porthmadog) (21.6 miles)
- Ffestiniog Railway (21.7 miles)
- Plas yn Rhiw (1.9 miles)
- Plas Newydd Country House and Gardens (29.7 miles)
Find local routes on the National Cycle Network - over 12,000 miles of cycling routes.
Permitted arrival/departure time
|Camping and touring|
|Arrive:||11 a.m. –||6 p.m.|
|Arrive:||11 a.m. –||6 p.m.|
Criw Touring Caravan and Camp Site cancellation policy
Balance refunds: no penalties
If you need to cancel or amend your booking, please give as much notice as possible so that someone else has the chance to book. You may wish to buy holiday insurance for cancellations and for your property/injury whilst away.
Please note that your deposit is paid to Pitchup.com and is non-refundable.
A 15% non-refundable deposit is payable now.
The remainder is payable on arrival.
Electricity is metered on site at 20p per kwH and must be paid at checkout.
Payment methods accepted on the parkCash