Nant Gwrtheyrn or "the Nant" as it is often called, now home to the National Welsh Language and Heritage Centre, is a magical place located in a former quarrying village on the northern coast of the Llŷn Peninsula in North Wales. This secluded Victorian village has undergone a £5m renovation in recent years which included construction of a new access road and the addition of a new weddings and conference centre as well as the provision of 5* accommodation for up to 120 guests. Nant Gwrtheyrn now attracts over 30,000 day visitors a year and a range of residential groups

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Unique experience for those learning Welsh

People learn Welsh for many different reasons, for work, for family, to feel a part of the community or for any variety of incentives. Whatever your reason for learning the language, your experience should be enjoyable and fulfilling. Here at Nant Gwrtheyrn we aim to ensure that we give you the best experience possible to accomplish your own personal goals.

In 2012, we celebrated 30 years of Welsh courses at Nant Gwrtheyrn. To celebrate, our learners produced a short film charting their experiences of learning Welsh. Enjoy - mwynhewch!

What makes Nant Gwrtheyrn special?

  • learn Welsh quickly on our intensive courses
  • a striking location 
  • an opportunity to use your Welsh in the local community
  • two nights of Welsh-language entertainment.

Where will I stay?

  • en-suite 5* accommodation
  • licensed cafe with wide choice of food
  • we also welcome day students.

Anything else?

  • Nant Gwrtheyrn is an important heritage site
  • history exhibition in the chapel
  • a period house showing quarry life at the end of the 19th century.

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