Most scenic drives through North East Wales by car

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When it comes to scenic routes, you won’t be disappointed when you visit North East Wales by car. There is no better place to set off from, on an unforgettable road trip, than Llanarmon DC. The West Arms offers a perfect resting place for car enthusiasts to take their precious four wheels out and about […]

Llanarmon DC pub finalist in Welsh Bar and Pub Awards 2020

The West Arms pub in Llanarmon DC

The West Arms pub and country inn in Llanarmon DC has been shortlisted as a finalist in the 1st Welsh Bar and Pub Awards 2020. Celebrating some of Wales’ top drinking establishments, the award showcases local pubs and bars that offer great wine lists, an array of beers, innovative cocktails and a warm atmosphere. Owner […]

Book a romantic break in North Wales year round

Romantic break in North Wales

The West Arms’ launches ‘Time for Two’ the 366 day romance package. Valentine’s Day is just around the corner but why wait until then to book a romantic break in North Wales? There are 366 days in 2020 (it’s a leap year remember) so you have all year to whisk your loved ones off to […]

West Arms takes spot in top ten most dog-friendly pubs in Wales

dog friendly pub

The West Arms Country Inn in Llanarmon DC has been declared one of the best pubs in Wales in the 2019 Rover Dog-friendly Pub Awards. Voted as one of ten of the most recommended dog friendly pubs in the region by website Rover, the world’s largest community of sitters and dog walkers, owners of The […]

Our North Wales Inn featured in The Guardian


We were recently featured in an article in The Guardian on the UK’s cosiest destinations our Inn was even on the front page! They talked about some of the best B&Bs and Inns where you can enjoy long walks, delicious gourmet food and drink and peaceful nights rest. We were naturally thrilled about this so […]

Give someone the gift of time away this Christmas

Christmas gift voucher

Stuck for that special gift this Christmas? Our hotel gift voucher could be ideal. If you want to give your someone special a unique gift this Christmas and you can’t bear the thought of another bustling shopping trip to town then you have come to the right place. A West Arms Country Inn hotel gift […]

The West Arms welcomes heroic British Athlete, Alex Flynn, to North Wales

Alex Flynn at The West Arms

Award winning boutique hotel in Llanarmon Dyffryn Ceiriog, The West Arms, has welcomed inspirational British Athlete, Alex Flynn to North Wales. The heroic adventurer, athlete and motivational speaker, diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease, has been attending the National Whitewater Centre at Bala to update his Whitewater skill sets for future races. Mark Williamson, owner of The […]

Summer break in North Wales

Summer in North Wales

If you are planning a summer break in North Wales this year, The Ceiriog Valley is full of exciting events to keep everyone in the family entertained. So whether you are musical, love two wheels or old trains here is our pick of favourite things to see and do near our country hotel in North […]

The West Arms Hotel, North Wales, joins The Great Inns of Britain

The West Arms Hotel North Wales

The West Arms Hotel at Llanarmon Dyffren Ceirog, Wales, is the latest independently owned traditional hostelry to become a member of The Great Inns of Britain. This 16th Century Drover’s Inn has been welcoming weary travellers for centuries. Having recently undergone a full refurbishment by husband and wife team Mark and Nicky Williamson, the beautiful […]