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Enjoy St David’s Day on March 1st at Snowdonia Holiday Parks

St David’s Day is just around the corner! March is certainly coming at us fast, which means all those in Wales are gearing up for the National Day of Wales. March 1st is celebrated as the day of St David, of which celebrations will take place all over Wales and in fact all over the world. Those unfamiliar with Wales and the celebrations during this period are in for a great treat of culture and entertainment, whereby you’ll observe patriotic entertainment, traditional dress ups and the wearing of daffodils and leeks. Locals reflect their patriotism and passion towards the...

Coastal Marinas Boosting North Wales Economy

One of the best sites throughout North Wales and one that’s often sought after not too far from us here at West Point Beach Resort is that of our idyllic coastal marinas. These must-see destinations for boating enthusiasts are also helping out the economy of the region with great effect. An estimated £3.7bn is contributed to the country’s economy by boating tourism a year and it also counts for 3.2% of tourism expenditure throughout the UK as a whole. As they’re situated in some of the most beautiful parts of the country, it really is no wonder that North...

Wakestock Rocked West Point This Weekend

As the curtain falls on another successful Wakestock, we here at West Point are delighted to see that it’s brought a lot of attention to the local area and the kind that it deserves! Penrhos is just a short drive from our beautiful spot on the coast of North Wales and as well as hosting the annual celebration of music and watersports, the village is one of the most idyllic in the region. Many popular acts graced the stage at Wakestock this year and went down a storm with the young crowd. Indie king Frank Turner was among the...

5 Reasons to Visit North Wales

As the sun starts to come out from its hiding spot and visitors to West Point dust off their sunglasses, there couldn’t be a better time to visit North Wales as there aren’t many places which can beat it during the sunny season. The reasons for spending your time here in the company of loved ones are almost limitless but here are just 5 selling points of our beautiful region for your interest. 1. The History Historians and casual enthusiasts alike often descend on North Wales and that’s down to the amount of history and prestige steeped within its...

The Isle of Anglesey

Although a short journey away from your coastal holiday homes in Snowdonia, the sheer scope of activities and attractions in Anglesey could be just the perfect thing to lure you away from your cosy accommodation this month. As one of the most beautiful and serene locations throughout North Wales, the Isle of Anglesey offers plenty of opportunities for thrill-seekers as well. Here is just a small collection of what you can expect when you venture to this amazing isle. Beaches Anglesey’s beaches are the cream of the crop with many of them topping the list of the best places to...

West Point and Nearby Villages

As a secluded and idyllic spot, your lodgings at West Point Resort can almost be too temptingly comfortable to allow you to go out and explore the local area. Well, you may be missing out on a trip to some truly beautiful surrounding villages if you do! There are many places of interest near to West Point but one of the main ones is the small village of Penygroes just to the east of your accommodation. Offering much in the way of intrigue, this archaic and almost hidden area has a predominantly Welsh-speaking population with 88% of occupants speaking...