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Porthmadog Travel Guide

Porthmadog is a quaint little harbor town in Wales, United Kingdom. Originally built for trade purposes in order to export slate, the town has since become a popular seaside travel destination for locals and international visitors alike.

Things to Do in Porthmadog

One of the best things to do in Porthmadog is to explore the town and surrounding area's unspoiled coastline and beaches. Harlech beach, Black Rock Sands, and Morfa Bychan Beach are some of the most beautiful around the town. A day trip to the obscure settlement of Portmeirion is also worthwhile -- the town was built in the 1800s in the style of an Italian village and seemingly transports visitors to Tuscany with its colorful architecture and Mediterranean style.

Best Time to Visit Porthmadog

The summer months from June to August are the best time to visit Porthmadog and offer the best chances of catching some Welsh sun, as well as the minimum rainfall.

Price and Availability Index in Porthmadog

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Porthmadog is in April, while the cheapest month is in November. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Porthmadog is in the high season in August. Porthmadog has its low season in November, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Porthmadog tends to be Wednesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Porthmadog tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Porthmadog

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Porthmadog. The hottest month in Porthmadog is June, when temperatures peak at 83 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 28 ˚F. The wettest month in Porthmadog is June with 7 inches of rain, while the driest month is April with 0.86 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Porthmadog

At AllTheRooms.com we have accommodations from all of your favourite providers - Homeaway, Airbnb, nineflats and more. AllTheRooms has 1492 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Porthmadog, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Porthmadog comes in at $11 per night. A typical accommodation in Porthmadog costs on average $206 per night.

Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Porthmadog can pick from 172 places to stay that provide WiFi. 10 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. If you're planning on arriving in Porthmadog by car, be sure to choose from 184 accommodations that provide parking. We have 12 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.

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AllTheRooms aggregates vacation rentals, hotels and other unique accommodation types from 3 providers in Porthmadog, including 98 places to stay from Homeaway, 96 accommodations from Airbnb and 20 places to stay from nineflats

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