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Farmhouse | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Porthwen Farm is a charming 17th century stone built detached farmhouse, carefully renovated to offer a modern warm, comfortable, cosy but spacious retreat. Set in a quiet & peaceful location with views of the sea and surrounding countryside. Stunning views of the historical ruins of Porthwen brickworks and (on a clear day) the Isle of Man. 10-15 min walk to Porthwen beach. 60 mins (2 miles easy) walk to Bullbay (2 mins in the car) along the spectacular beautiful coastal path where seals, dolphins, porpoises, wild life & birds can be seen, or take the circular route to Bullbay 2 hrs (4 miles easy) or the spectacular coastal walk to the lovely Cemaes bay (4 miles moderate) all from the doorstep.
Located North of Anglesey, inbetween Cemaes bay and Bullbay, an ideal location and a perfect base for getting away from it all and yet, close enough to all amenities and beaches that the Isle of anglesey has to offer, there's something for everyone to enjoy. Walking, karting, diving, water sports, sailing, fishing, horse riding, car track racing, heritage centres, museums, castles, Also close enough for day trips to Snowdonia and Ireland.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Porthwen 500 m|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||3.9 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Anglesey, holyhead 27.7 km, Nearest railway: Holyhead 29.3 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Sauna, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Three bedrooms: 1 x double bedroom with double memory foam bed, 1 x kingsize double , 1 twin bedroom, family bathroom with electric over bath shower, WC, basin. Large landing area which provides a good play area for children, with sofa bed. Stair gates. Well equipped kitchen with table and seating for 6. Lounge with ample seating for 8, wood burning stove, Freeview TV, VCR/DVD players, Large reception hallway (2nd lounge) with wood burning stove, seating and Freeview TV DVD player. Dining room with seating for 6, wood burning stove, CD stereo. IPOD docking station, patio door on to decked patio area. Internet access with wifi
There are games, books, video, dvds. stereo cd player, ipod/iphone docking station. Wooden cot, Travel cot and high chair
are also available. The property is central heated throughout with additional heating of two log burning stoves for them cosy chilly evenings curled up in front of the tv or with a good book.
|Further details outdoors|
Large lawned private garden with decked patio. BBQ provided and fire pit. Additional seating areas for sunbathing with sea views (on a clear day you can see the isle of man), outside lighting to the front and rear garden. Rotary washing line. Outbuilding for storage of bikes, jetski's etc. Parking for 3-4 cars
Smoking outside only, use pots provided.
Well behaved Pets welcomed contact owner,
SORRY NO GROUP BOOKINGS OF YOUNG ALL MALE / FEMALE PARTIES
The North Wales region
Anglesey is a place where you can get away from it all. Relax, enjoy the hospitality and lose yourself in the island's winding lanes or on its spectacular coast. There's also plenty to do for all the family with events, attractions and outdoor activities all set in beautiful scenery.
Try the entire coastal path of 125 miles, which involves climbing 13,695 feet on an island claimed to be flat, or take fantastic day trips to Snowdonia and Ireland.
1.8 miles to Bull Bay, a popular destination for diving and boating. Coastal walks, 2 pubs serving food and a tea room. 18 hole golf course.
2.4 miles - Amlwch has a harbour which offers boat and fishing trips, shops, restaurants, takeaways, market (fri), leisure centre with swimming pool. Discover the fantastic coloured scenery of the copper mines at Parys mountain
3 miles to Cemaes - a picturesque ancient fishing village with harbour & 2 sandy beaches. shops, pubs, restaurants, award winning fish & chip shop and local fishing boats. For the curious there is the site of St. Patrick's shipwreck, pre-cambrian rocks, a heritage museum, a maritime museum and a wealth of churches and chapels. If surfing, fishing, diving, sailing, rambling, painting, crabbing or sand castle making is your thing then you won't be disappointed.
5.6 miles - Porth Eilian beach sits between the rocky headland of Point Lynas, a small sandy beach which is popular for sea kayaking, sailing and diving. There is an abundance of wildlife in the area of Porth Eilian beach with choughs, ravens, oystercatchers, and gannets. Indeed the sea off Point Lynas is noted as a good viewing point for harbour porpoises and seals.
9.3 miles - Church bay has a lovely sandy beach popular for swimming, sailing and fishing. cafe and seafood restaurant "The lobster pot"
18.2 miles - Holyhead offers excellent shopping amenities, ferry port - take a day trip to Ireland
There are other attractions too such as the Anglesey Model Village, with landmarks like Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch station! Bottle feed baby animals at Foel Farm Park, spy conger eels at Anglesey Sea Zoo, or meet exotic butterflies at Pili Palas. Even if it rains, entertainment is provided.
The Anglesey Walking and Cycling Festival
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Amlwch Copperfest Festival 2014 22/8/2014 - 24/8/2014 - music festival
Anglesey Country & Western Festival 2014 12/09/2014 to 14/09/2014
Anglesey Beer Festival 2014 05/09/2014 to 06/09/2014
Anglesey Agricultural Showground 2014 Summer show 12/08/2014 to 13/08/2014. Winter show 2014 08/11/2014 to 09/11/2014
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20 Jun 2014
"Tranquilty and Peace in a beautiful location!"
What a fabulous home from home accommodation with everything you need for self-catering! A beautiful house in a peaceful location with a lovely garden. Because the accommodation relies on spring water… More
4 May 2014
"Excellent cottage with everything you need"
A brilliant cosy cottage for friends and families, with lots of room. Provided a home from home feel and has everything you need. Very suitable for children,young and old and provided a great base for… More
14 Apr 2014
"cosy & remote, fab views"
We had a very enjoyable few days, lovely cottage, nice and quiet, fab walks from cottage and views. Plenty of space, had what we needed. Thank you.
3 Sep 2013
This is one of the best holiday cottages I have ever stayed in, it is spacious and comfortable and full of all the gadgets of home and impeccably clean and tidy. The garden is a good size which the ki… More
25 Aug 2013
"Spacious, comfortable accommodation in a tranquil location."
Porthwen farm is an ideal place to stay if you want to get away from it all. The house is roomy with plenty of space to socialise or just be on your own, outside the house you can enjoy sunshine all d… More
17 Mar 2013
"Amazing. Not to be overlooked!"
We had a great stay here. A very cosy and yet spacious cottage. Secluded & peaceful yet within distance of everything you need. There are some really spectacular walks and views to be had almost strai… More
12 Sep 2012
"Peaceful, cosy farmhouse"
We spent a lovely fortnight here in August. Despite changeable weather we managed to get out and about every day and this was a perfect base from which to explore. The farmhouse is well decorated an… More
22 Jun 2012
"Perfect peacefull get away with stunning views."
Had a great time even when it rains. I am planning with family to go again sometime soon. Highly recommend to anybody!
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