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Whats on this October in North Wales

October in North Wales

Autumn is the best time of year to visit North Wales. There is a menu of exciting things to see and do near our country hotel in North Wales that will ease you out of summer and into those crisp autumn days.

Celebrate Autumn at Erdigg

Month-long celebrations at Erdigg’s Autumn harvest event begin this October. From Saturday 6 October until Sunday 29 October Erddig’s orchards will be filled with 180 varieties of apple. Whether you prefer toffee apples, apple pies or apple sauce, Erdigg’s apple harvest month offers something for everyone. From Welsh cider press demonstrations to apple talks and walks.

Woodland walks

Chirk Castle is a must visit this Autumn. This magnificent medieval fortress offers an easy woodland walk with spectacular views along the Ceiriog Valley, and a little surprise in the middle.

Get a hole in one

Golfing enthusiasts will be delighted to hear that our hotel in Llanarmon DC is within easy reach of several fantastic Golf courses including; Vale of Llangollen Golf Club, Henlle Park Golf Club, Oswestry Golf Club, Llanymynech Golf Club and the Mile End Golf Club. Get ready to go for a good swing and enjoy the breath-taking views over the golden Welsh autumn landscape.

Foodie frolics

Autumn is food festival season in Wales. Key dates for foodies’ diaries include the Gwledd Conwy Feast (October 26-28) and the Portmeirion Food & Craft Festival (Nov 30 – Dec 2). Get ready for a tasty treat; meet chefs, enjoy local food and cookery demos and more. If you are up for some foraging, our hotel Chefs can suggest what’s in season and if you are brave enough you can go on your own mushroom or berry adventure.

The West Arms is country hotel in North Wales located near some fantastic autumn attractions. To book contact 01691 600665 OR email on