Peace and plenty are the hallmarks which have governed the Plas Talgarth estate from its earliest days. Historical records show that Talgarth Farm was first developed in 1647 by a family named Edwards. There is a note in 'The County Families of Merionethshire' where it is apparent that some property was left to 'the Edwardses of Talgarth' in the early part of the 1600's. Humphrey Edwards began work on the Hall, or Mansion House in 1772 and it was completed in 1774 by his son Lewis. The Hall remained in the Edwards family for most of the next century, until it was sold in 1850 to the Sotheby family, founders of the famous London auction rooms.
As we understand 'Hoseasons' were renting out some of the Bungalows on the estate in the mid 1970's but it was in 1978 that Multi-Ownership & Hotels Ltd with Frank Chapman at the helm drew up the Constitution of the Club and developed the time share resort. Barratt International Resorts (BIRL) acquired the estate in the 1980's and carried on the development. With BIRL now being wholly owned by Macdonald Hotels Limited we look forward to many years of enjoyment of our resort under the management of Macdonald Resorts Ltd.
For those who are interested in the history of the local area we have published a short document 'A Little History of Pennal' - written in 1927 by Mrs M V LE Trench, it is available at Reception on the resort. For a nominal fee of £1.00, all proceeds go to the Royal National Lifeboat Institution
Welcome to Plas Talgarth
Welcome to the website of the Plas Talgarth Country Club Owners’ Committee.
Plas Talgarth offers first class holiday accommodation in the heart of Snowdonia. Just five miles from the sandy beaches of Cardigan Bay and situated in the Snowdonia national Park, Plas Talgarth overlooks 50 acres of lush, untouched parkland - a paradise for wildlife and nature enthusiasts.
Carefully preserved and sympathetically restored, the Georgian Mansion House lies at the heart of the resort and boasts delightful apartments, sleeping from 2 to 4 people, many with stunning views of the Dovey valley.
Here too you'll find excellent wining and dining facilities - you can lunch in the 16th Century farmhouse or dine in the elegant Y Garth Restaurant. Hint - see Trip Advisor!
Grouped around the Mansion House are bungalows, Villas and Garden Apartments offering 1, 2 or 3 bedroomed luxury accommodation, each with breathtaking views of the surrounding scenery- all apartments have Smart TV’s and are beautifully appointed.
The Health and Leisure centre has fully trained and expert staff on hand to help and advise you, so you can treat yourself to a massage or your choice of the latest beauty treatments.
The centre also offers a wide range of sports and leisure facilities: heated pool, squash courts, snooker and table-tennis, and outdoors, a pool plus tennis courts and pitch and putt.
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A paradise for wildlife and nature enthusiasts
Heated Indoor and Outdoor Pools