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Several of the cookies we use are essential for parts of the site to operate, in particular, our booking systems. You may delete and block all cookies from our sites, but parts of the site will not function correctly.

A full list of cookies we use, and the services they support, can be found below:



We embed videos on the site that are hosted by YouTube. The videos are all from our official company channel with YouTube’s ‘enhanced-privacy mode’ setting enabled.



We embed videos on our site that are hosted by Vimeo. The videos are all from our official company channel with Vimeo.

This means that no cookies will be set on your device until you choose to watch the video.


Google Maps

For all map related content on the site, mainly the contact page.



For serving some optimised javascript files from a content delivery network. These cookies help ensure the site runs smoothly.



ZopIM provide the technology behind the ‘live chat’ system. The __zlcmid cookie allows you to continue a chat with us as you view different pages on the site, or if you come back to the site later. If you choose to disable this service from the live chat window’s options menu or the ‘ON’/’OFF’ switch, the __zlcprivacy cookie is set to remember that decision and the __zlcmid cookie is deleted.



This session-based cookie allows retention of the shopping basket contents.


Met Office

Logs cookies for serving correct weather information and to reduce the number of requests to their server.


Browser Update Notification

This cookie is used to detect the age of the browser you are using to access the Plas y Brenin website. It may recommend you update your browser to ensure the best possible experience; the cookie also records your preferences in response to this recommendation.


Google Analytics

Cookies are used to track user sessions and traffic statistics.



We use HubSpot to report on and manage website activity This service uses cookies for tracking activity across our site. You can view the privacy policy of this service provider at