Welcome to Bensons Hotel & Riverside Restaurant,

the home of Llangollen Art

Paintings on Sale in the Bar Area

11 Bridge Street, Llangollen. LL20 8PF. Telephone 01978 860 952  

Accommodation Prices from £32 single per night including Full English Breakfast.

                                      Special Discount Prices for your company when you book in your party to the Hotel for White Water Rafting weekend activity breaks

                                                               Accommodation, Restaurant, Bar Area & Outside Decking / Balcony area    


      Bar / Restaurant / Balcony available for Private Hire     

   Accommodation : French Four Poster Bed, Water Bed, both rooms with balcony views over the river Dee, Family Room, Single & Double Rooms.      

The hotel is an ideal venue for white waters rafting, canoeing, climbing, paintball, quad bike, 4x4 driving, hen nights, stag nights, golf, activity groups,     weddings, adventure groups.   

  Food served 12 pm until late - Seating up to 70 - Licensed to serve untill 1 am, no restricitions on residents (at the managers discretioin)  

 Take a tour around the bensons website and look for the Official Llangollen Shops page.
On this page you will find some of the quality shops we have in Llangollen selling Jewellery, Gifts from Wales, Llangollen Postcards and Photographs, Coal Products, Celtic Gifts, Ladies Fashions, Dolls Houses, Collectables, Ice Cream, Fudge, Antiques, Chocolate & Fudge  products, News Agents - selling all the daily newspapers and local papers like the Evening Leader, Denbighshire Free Press,  
Shropshire Star, Daily Post.

You will find in Llangollen restaurants, bars, pubs, clubs, Inns, wine bars etc
On Saturday nights there is usually a music pop group or disco playing somewhere in the town.

Places to go are Valle Crucis Abbey, International Pavilion, Canal, White Waters Hotel, Corn Mill Pub with many special beers, Wild Pheasant Hotel
, The Hand, Wynnstay, Chain       Bridge, Gale's Wine Bar and Gales Wine Merchant's shop this to be found in Bridge Street Llangollen.

We have many camping and caravan sites & lets around Llangollen, an ideal town to stop over night if you are on your way to Abersoch sailing or with your  powerboat or smallcraft.. Do own a dog, no need for boarding kennels, Bensons allow small dogs in the bar area only.

      The Hotel has an extensive menu and caters for weddings and private parties             

Bensons Website    www.bensonshotel.co.uk                   Bensons email:  bensonhotel@live.com

A DVD or still photographs can be made for you of your wedding reception or private party held at the hotel

Visit Maxines Cafe & Book Shop at 17 Castle Street with over 120,000 books in stock and for sale, many at a special sale's price. There are possibly     only 7 such book shops in Wales stocking such a high volume of books.

  By appointment an art course can be arranged for students, colleges & clubs. 

There are many events and festivals in the town ie. Food Festival, Hot Air Balloon Festival, Gardening Show, Jazz weekend,     

Canoeing events, Musical shows, Drama, International Musical Eisteddfod,

                   Something for everybody including a steam train ride with the Llangollen Railway through the spectacular countryside, winding it's              

  way up to Carrog station and perhaps time to call at the pub "The Grouse" in Carrog for some lunch or visit the Carrog shops.   

Corwen is nearby with the Owain Glyndwr Hotel, you can sit in there to admire the new statue of the Welsh Prince Owain Glyndwr   

on horseback, it is said he threw a sword down towards the door of the church off nearby penypigen.

The Hotel sees many visitors from Wales during the year, we find regular customers from Bala, Dolgellau, Trawsfynnydd,Porthmadog,  Pen y Groes, Groeslon, Bontnewydd,Caernarfon,Bangor,Pwllheli,Chwilog,  

Y Ffor,Llanberis,Llanrug,Llanrwst,Pentrefoelas,Dinmal, Betws Gwerfyl Goch, Cerrigydrudion, Llangwm, Llanuwchllyn, Llangower,    Parc, Ruthin,Denbigh,Rhydymain,Arthog,Llangynog,Llanfyllin,Llandderfel, Llanfor,Trevor,Acrefair,Ruabon,Chirk not to mention the   

many that come here from the Wirral, Bebington, Birkenhead, Liverpool, Manchester area's

  Professional DVD Weddings filmed for you at the hotel




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