Our Accessibility Statement

Location

Town centre location within Conwy.
To the front of the property we have a swinging sign displaying our name and contact details. There is also a large sign with the same information at the top of the gable end wall.

Parking Accessibility 

We have no guest parking facilities onsite due to our central location within the town walls. Guests can drive to the front of the B&B to drop off/pick up. Upon arrival we will assist with bringing in luggage and will come and show you where you can park with no charges or restrictions within a short walk.
There are also several council car parks with disabled parking facilities just a short walk away. The car parks are ‘pay and display’ costing £1.00 for 2 hours, £2.00 for 4 hours and £4,00 for 8 hours and 50p overnight 6pm-9am. Blue badge holders are exempt from payment when parked in marked disabled bays only.

Also we are located within a minutes walk from the excellent Public Transport Network (Conwy Train Station & local Bus route).

Main Entrance Accessibility

To gain access to Gwynfryn B&B there are 4 steps from the pavement up to the main entrance, the steps measure 200mm high, 300mm deep and 900mm wide. Nosings are not highlighted and there is no handrail at present but there is iron gates but these do move.
Access can be gained at the rear of the property, this entrance is via 2 steps, one measuring 50 mm high and one measuring approximately 130mm high.
The front main entrance is a manual door with a clear opening of over 800mm.
On the wall next to the front entrance door there is a bell available for alerting assistance.
The main entrance leads into the hallway. This has level wooden flooring throughout and gives access to the stairs upto the accommodation and also leads through to our guest lounge and breakfast room.

Breakfast room accessibility

The door to the breakfast room is 760mm wide with a contrasting lever handle.
With a small lip from the hall floor to the breakfast room floor this is level and tiled throughout.
All furniture is not fixed so we can move to create more space if required.
Breakfast chairs are cushion padded seats and have firm padded back support.
We have considered colour contrasting in terms of the tableware.
We provide table service.

Stairs  accessibility

All accommodation is located up stairs. This can be reach using the stairs from the hallway at the main entrance. The’re 11 steps then a right turn and then a further 5 steps to the 1st floor bedrooms. Each step measures 850-900mm wide by 240mm deep and 170-180mm high. The stairs are carpeted and the nosings are not highlighted. There is a wooden banister/handrail on the right hand side ascending.
Asending from the 1st floor there are 14 curved steps up to the 2nd floor bedrooms. Each of these steps measures 660mm wide by 230mm deep and 180mm high. Again these are carpeted and nosings are not highlighted. The wooden banister/handrail continues up on the right hand side. 

Bedrooms accessibility

There is no accommodation on the ground floor.
We have three bedrooms on the first floor comprising
Lé  Rosé  Room – double bed room with en-suite bathroom
Lé Bléu Rooms – twin bed room with en-suite bathroom
Lé Olivé Room – double bed room with a separate private bathroom across the hall.
We have  two bedrooms on the second floor comprising;
Rougé Room – king-size bed room with en-suite bathroom (including a bathtub with a shower over the bath)
Violét Room – double bed room with en-suite bathroom (including a bathtub with a shower over the bath).
Access details for  two of our rooms are outlined below. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you would like further information on our other rooms.

Lé Bléu Room (Twin bed room with en-suite)

Entrance door into the bedroom is 790mm wide with a contrasting lever handle and twist action yale lock.
The bedroom floor is carpeted and level throughout.
Space is limited but all furniture is unfixed and moved if required.
As well as the main lighting, additional bedside lighting is provided.
There are two single beds each with a height of approximately 590mm.
There is a wardobe for storage and several small drawers, at a range of heights. The furniture handles are not ideal in terms of their grip.
The TV with intergrated DVD facilities have remote control and subtitle facilities are available.
Complementary beverage tray is available with the use of a small cordless kettle.
There is also a small mini-fridge.
There are two wicker armchairs in this room.

The en-suite facilities are accessed through the door 760mm wide with a contrasting knob handle and bolt lock.
Colour contrasting between the wall and the bathroom suite is good.
The floor is cushioned vinyl and is level throughout.
Manoeuvrability is again limited.
The toilet seat is 410mm high with no height adjuster or grab rails around the toilet.
Access to the shower is through sliding glass doors with an opening of 430mm and a 230mm step into the shower.
The Shower controls are at a height of 1180mm and are a highlever action with temperature control.
There is one grab rail positioned in the shower although there is no shower seat.
The sink is 800mm high with pedestal. The taps are twist action.

Olivé Room (Double room with private bathroom)

Entrance door into the bedroom is 780mm wide with a contrasting lever handle and twist action yale lock.
The bedroom floor is carpeted and level throughout.
Colour contrasting is fair.
Space is limited but all furniture is unfixed and moved if required.
As well as the main lighting, additional bedside lighting is provided.
There is one double bed with a height of approximately 580mm.
There is a wardobe for storage and several small drawers, at a range of heights. The furniture handles are not ideal in terms of their grip.
The TV with intergrated DVD facilities have remote control and subtitle facilities are available.
Complementary beverage tray is available with the use of a small cordless kettle.
There is also a small mini-fridge.
There is one low padded chair in the room.

The private bathroom is situated on the opposite side of the landing area. The door into the bathroom is 770mm wide, with a contrasting knob handle and twist action lock.
Colour contrasting between the wall and the bathroom suite is good.
The floor is cushioned vinyl and is level throughout.
Manoeuvrability is again limited.
The toilet seat is 410mm high with no height adjuster or grab rails around the toilet.
Access to the shower is through sliding glass doors with an opening of 430mm and a 220mm step into the shower.
The Shower controls are at a height of 1210mm and are a highlever action with temperature control.
There is one grab rail positioned in the shower although there is no shower seat.
The sink is 800mm high with pedestal. The taps are twist action.


Other accessibility information

Assistance with luggage is provided.
Our Check-in time is 1430hrs / Check out 1030hrs. Luggage can be left prior or after these times.
We can cater for any special dietary requirements with appropriate notice (at booking).
The buildings fire alarm system is only audible. If any guests have specific requirements we ask that is discussed prior to your booking to ensure that mutually satisfactory procedures are put in place in the event of an emergency.
Any reasonable requests for any additional equipment etc should be discussed prior to booking.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us should you require any further information with regards to the Accessibility of Gwynfryn Bed and Breakfast.