Camping groups at Llyn Gwynant Barns

Printable documents: Camping groups in the barns and Barn Terms and Conditions and Kitchen at Llyn Gwynant barns.  The Llyn Gwynant barns are beautiful stone buildings with private camping fields and toilet block. They are usually available for camping only midweek or low season as they are popular for weddings, see our Wedding page for more, but occasionally mid season weekend bookings can be made. Camping fees for groups using the barns are £3 more than on the public campsite. If group fees are less than £750 per night then just the Camping and Tall barns with one field are provided, but if fees are more than this then the entire complex is offered. Facilities include:

  • The Camping barn with large kitchen and wooden seating see Barn kitchen for details.
  • The Tall barn with alpine style sleeping platforms for around 20 but no beds or bedding.
  • The Function barn with stage at one end and room for 300 people, 140 seated at tables. There is an indoor toilet block 2 hot showers and 3 cubicles, one disabled, an infant changing table. See Function barn for more.
  • The barn yard has parking for 20 – 30 cars, 2 electric hook-ups and an outside toilet block with flush toilets. The campsite  has hot (free) showers a couple of hundred yards away.
  • The barn fields are for tents or for privacy, with restrictions on vehicles. There are 6 electric hookups suited to small campervans and caravans at top of the field and around the barns.

Terms and Conditions

The barns are more private, and less sensitive to noise than the public campsite. However there are important Terms and Conditions for using them please see full details on our Barn Terms and Conditions page.  Some key points are these:

  • Fire, child and food safety are important responsibilities of users
  • Noise is restricted: no outside sound systems at any time, sound must be reduced if audible from the campsite after 11.00 pm,  no DJs or bands after 1.00 am
  • Campfires are allowed on our steel firepits, so long as all wood is bought from us
  • Dogs are not allowed in the barns and must be on leads at all times
  • Protect our furniture and floors, no nails, staples allowed in walls
  • Cleaning is required before you leave, with recycling separated, bins are provided

Charges and Booking

Charges for camping groups using the barns are £3 more per person per night than camping on the campsite, see our website for current rates. A minimum daily charge of £250 applies to the Camping and Tall barns, sometimes reduced in the very low season. A booking fee of £5 and refundable deposit of £200 for a small group and £500 for a large is required to confirm a booking and is retained as a bond and refunded within 10 days of your visit if all has been well.

Booking: Email us at to check availability of the barns, or you can check on our Barns Booking page. If the dates you want are available we can hold them if you ask, for you for up to two weeks, after which the deposit is required. Small camping groups hiring just the Tall and Camping barn and top field pay a deposit of £250 to book the barns. The balance and a refundable bond of £200 is due 8 weeks before you come. Large camping groups hiring the entire complex pay a deposit of £500 to book the barns and the balance plus a refundable bond of £400 is due 8 weeks before you visit.