Aberdyfi Retreat - 47019
Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 5
Charming self catering cottage in the small, picturesque resort of Aberdyfi, just a 2 minute walk from the long sandy beach, cafes, restaurants, pubs and train station. The cottage has a sunny front terrace and landscaped patio areas in the rear garden, all offering beautiful views of the Dyfi estuary and hills. Enjoy a round of golf, boat trips and fishing trips from the harbour, or try your hand at watersports such as canoeing, sailing, and windsurfing. Aberdyfi is ideal for a family holiday and perfect for relaxing.
Weekly lets from £375 / Short breaks from £220
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, Telephone, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (3), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden|
|Further details indoors|
This charming and lovingly renovated and decorated cottage has open plan living/dining/kitchen areas with attractive curtains between living and dining areas which can be closed for cosy effect.
Living room is tastefully furnished with comfortable seating for five around a log burner effect Dimplex fire set in a decorative fireplace. Ample side tables and throws are provided for the comfort of guests. LCD TV with Freeview & BT Vision and DVD player. Also heated by a new, energy efficient wall-mounted electric heater.
Dining room includes cottage-style dining table with matching chairs for six. Decorative display rack acts as divider between dining room and kitchen.
Open plan kitchen very well-equipped with twin-oven Belling electric stove, dishwasher, fridge-freezer, microwave oven, toaster, kettle, cafetiere, good quality pans and cookware.
Kitchen annexe includes automatic washing machine, ironing board, iron, drying rack, vacuum cleaner, cool box for picnics etc.
Upstairs – First Floor
Bedroom 1 - Light, spacious and tastefully furnished & decorated. This room is at the front of the cottage and has a king sized bed and ample hanging and drawer space. Blackout roller blinds are fitted to the windows.
Bedroom 2 - Light, spacious and attractively furnished & decorated. This room is at the back of the cottage and has a double bed (accessed from one side) and ample hanging space and drawers. A blackout roller blind is fitted to the window.
Lovely modern bathroom with power shower over bath; heated towel rail and shaver socket. Heated by newly installed wall mounted electric heater. Sturdy support handle fitted to wall near shower.
Bedroom 3 - Delightful loft bedroom with double bed, wardrobe and chest of drawers all in matching pine. Large Velux skylight in roof with a safety bar fitted across the window.
Please note that because this room is a loft conversion, the ceilings are sloping and low in places. Also, the stairs leading up to this room are steep and narrow. This room is therefore only suitable for adults and older teenagers. A security gate is fixed to the bottom of the stairs.
|Further details outdoors|
Pretty and sunny front terrace with tables and chairs and a wooden bench. Beautiful views of estuary and hills. Wonderful for sitting out / eating at any time of the day.
Small back yard paved in Welsh slate with potted plants and retractable washing line.
Side access passage which belongs to neighbour who kindly allows guests to use to dry washing.
Rear patio garden recently landscaped using beautiful Welsh slate. Patios on two levels with stunning views over the Dyfi estuary. Garden areas creatively designed and planted with aromatic flowering plants and medicinal herbs which have been carefully chosen to maximise pollination. Garden furniture (three tables and ample seating). Garden trays, cool box, ice packs and picnic-ware all provided. Motion sensor lighting to rear yard and steps up to garden. Sensor lighting to upper patio with additional solar lighting in garden.
Please note that access to the rear garden is via steep steps with sturdy handrails on both sides.
Bed linen, hand and bath towels and 2 hairdryers included
Heating (electric heaters) and electricity included
Electric blankets on all beds during cooler months
3 electric fans provided for use in the bedrooms
BT telephone with all day free calls to landline numbers starting with 01, 02 & 03
Cottage has unlimited wireless internet (please bring your own computer / laptop)
Travel cot provided (please bring your own linens)
High chair and child safety gate provided
No smoking or pets
Roadside parking outside cottage and nearby – not exclusive to cottage (available on first come first served basis).
There are four well-maintained steps from road to gently-sloping ramp leading up to the cottage.
Parking label provided for use in two main Pay & Display car parks in Aberdyfi.
The North Wales region
This delightful cottage is situated in a quiet part of Aberdyfi with wonderful estuary views from the cottage and its gardens. Only a 2 minute walk from sea front, long sandy beach, local shops, restaurants and pubs.
Suitable for visitors without a car as there are good local bus and train services. Local taxi service available for pick up from Aberdyfi station and it’s also possible to walk from the station using wheeled luggage (approx ten minute walk).
Aberdyfi offers a wide variety of activities on your doorstep, including water sports, walking, golf, fishing, adventure activities, horse riding and bird watching. Also in the area are narrow-gauge railways, Portmerion village, castles at Cricieth, Caernarfon & Harlech and The Centre for Alternative Technology.
Aberdyfi Beach - long sandy beach - pefect for a family holiday. 0.2 miles from the cottage
Other beaches along the North West coast
Bearded Lake Walk - This 10 mile walk will take you up into the hills behind Aberdyfi to Bearded Lake. 0 miles - just turn left from the front door.
Dyfi Valley Way follows the River Dyfi from the estuary in Aberdyfi to the source at the summit of Aran Fawddwy and back down along the south side of the river via Machynlleth and down to Borth. Maps and guides can be obtained at the Tourist Information Centre in Aberdyfi. 0.2 miles from cottage.
Cadair Idris (mountain walk) – nearest route starts from Llanfihangel-y-Pennant and climbs steadily on the southern section of the pony path. 10 miles to summit – graded moderate/hard. 14 miles from cottage
Watersports in Aberdyfi includes sailing, sail boarding, rowing, canoeing, fishing and boat trips. 0.2 miles
Aberdyfi Golf Club - 18 hole golf course. 0.8 miles
Machynlleth Golf Club – 9 hole golf course. 11 miles
Surrounded by sea, rivers and lakes, this is one of the best all round angling locations available. Try your hand at some shore fishing in Aberdyfi and Tywyn (4 miles) or lake fishing at Tal-y-llyn (14 miles). Read more about fishing in Aberdyfi and surrounding area.
River Dyfi offers excellent fishing and is famous for its brown trout, salmon and sea trout. 5 miles
Bwlchgwyn Farm Pony Trekking Centre - suitable for anyone over 4yrs. 17 miles
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8 Feb 2012
"Perfect in every way"
This was our first trip to Wales and will most certainly not be our last! The cottage is as delightful as was described, and Aberdovey is simply beautiful!The accommodation is very well maintained and… More
10 Nov 2011
"We will visit again!"
The house is lovely, the town is pretty, the beach is fantastic, the wind is wild, the shower was hot and the water was plentiful...all things that our family loves.My husband and I slept in the attic… More
29 Sep 2011
Wonderful week here - didn't want to leave! Very comfortable, everything you could possibly need provided: felt like home, with added benefit of beach, sand dunes, and amazing views across Dyfi e… More
21 Sep 2011
"Picture postcard setting with every home comfort.........wonderful!"
Traditional fisherman's cottage, typical of the area and just a few minutes walk from the sea. Stylish, clean and very comfortable. Ideal base for exploring the beautiful countryside and coast - … More
18 Sep 2011
"Adorable cottage in a beautiful setting."
This Welsh hideaway is a gem. Bright, cheery and cosy all at the same time. Well equipped and prettily appointed in every way. The views from a particularly beautiful rear garden are truly spectacu… More
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