About the home
Hysbysfa is a delightful stone-built detached cottage set in an idyllic and secluded location of approximately ½ an acre. Newly restored and completely refurbished, Hysbysfa has been tastefully extended to offer spacious and blissful retreat of style. There is a small stream running through the garden, which adds to the charm of this most peaceful setting (-toddlers beware-). Within walking distance of Bala Golf Club, the Lake Foreshore, Leisure Centre and Town.
Entrance to spacious sitting/dining room with electric radiant fire. Large dining table for up to 8. Books, maps and games. Rear hallway leading to kitchen and downstairs shower/utility room with washer/dryer. Stable door to rear garden. Open-tread stairs from sitting room to first floor. Bathroom. Master bedroom with sleigh bed, two further bed rooms, a twin room and a bunk room with full-width bunks. (In the twin room, the second bed is a hideaway under-bed, which forms either a 6’ queen-sized bed or 2 singles).
|Size:||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider:||Short breaks|
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||May take pets - please enquire|
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General:||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Satellite TV, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||3 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 shower room|
|Furniture:||Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seating for 8, Lounge seating for 6|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
|Outdoors:||Private garden, BBQ|
|Access:||Wheelchair friendly, Parking space|
Further details indoors:
The property features central heating, electric induction hob, fan assisted oven, a microwave, a fridge/freezer, a washing machine, a steam iron & ironing board, a dishwasher, a cafetiere, 2 TV’s, a DVD, a video and a radio/cassette/CD player. Full bed linen is inclusive, though not cot linen. Tea towels are provided. Personal towels are provided for overseas guests only, or can be hired if required. Central heating is included in the rental. An initial supply of logs is provided, therefater available locally. The upstairs bathroom consists of bath tub, hand basin and WC. The downstairs utility/cloakroom has a WC, a Belfast sink with slate work top, and a tiled step-in shower. A travel cot, high chair, safety gate, socket covers and fireguard are provided. Please note that baby cot linen and sports towels are not provided.
Further details outdoors:
The cottage is set in its own 1/2 acre of fenced and gated lawned and landscaped gardens. Approached from a private driveway, there is a barbecue, outdoor tables and chairs and ample parking for up to 3 cars. In the garden is a little barn sleeping 2 guests which is bookable only in conjunction with the cottage, contact us for more information.
Freshly made beds, pre-heated cottage and a Welcome Tray of tea, coffee and biscuits on arrival. Parking for several cars/ boats. Groups welcome, but sorry, no stag or hen parties.
Cottage rental is payable by a 1/3 deposit with balances due 8 weeks before th holiday start date. Payment can be made by transfer, cheque or by card over the phone. There is no fee for Visa Debit cards, a 2% bank fee applies to Mastercard and Visa Credit.
A well-behaved dog is welcome at Hysbysfa, a fee applies.
The North Wales / Snowdonia/Gwynedd region
Snowdonia is the soul of Wales. One of the most ancient and hauntingly beautiful areas in Europe. Called Eryri (the place of eagles) in Welsh, Snowdonia welcomes visitors to a breathtaking natural environment, with Snowdonia National Park at its heart and much more. People have lived, worked and thrived in this unique Celtic principality for more than 5000 years. Their legacy is a land which will fascinate the visitor with its rich opportunities for adventure, activity and discovery.
The Bala / Cyffdy area
Bala is a small market town in the southern tip of the Snowdonia National Park. Famous as the home of Llyn Tegid, Bala lake, the largest natural lake in Wales and also for its abundance of adventure and outdoor activity provision. At the Lake a wide choice of activities are on offer, including windsurfing, sailing, and canoeing. Twice a year, triathlon events are held involving swimming across the lake. Bala sailing club on the opposite shore of the lake is one of the friendliest clubs welcoming newcomers and novices. The Bala lake narrow gauge steam railway runs along the quieter side of the lake, also a great route for cycling away from traffic.
Bala offers many professional activity organisations and enthusiasts which means that learners and dabblers are welcome to try a new adventure activity under the guidance of professionals. High Ropes, Paintballing, white water rafting, canyoning, off-road 4x4, pony trekking and bushcraft are among the treats on offer.
Situated between several of the top mountain biking centres in Wales, access to Coed Y Brenin, Penmachno, and Llandegla is easy.
For walkers and lovers of the countryside, look no further. Access to Snowdon takes under an hour in the most scenic and dramatic landscape, Betws Y coed is only 30 minutes away, visit the centre for Alternative Technology, King Arthurs Labyrinth, lakes and castles galore and the coastal seaside town of Barmouth is only 40 minutes drive away.
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Activities near Bala
Golf less than 15 mins walk
Rural / countryside retreats
Beach or lakeside relaxation
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 4|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|Mid||28 Sep 12||19 Oct 12||£ 499||-||-||2 Nights|
|High||19 Oct 12||2 Nov 12||£ 550||-||-||1 Week|
|Low||2 Nov 12||20 Dec 12||£ 399||-||-||2 Nights|
|Christmas + New Year||20 Dec 12||3 Jan 13||£ 666||-||-||1 Week|
|Prices for group size 6|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|High||30 Mar 12||13 Apr 12||£ 585||-||-||1 Week|
|Mid||13 Apr 12||1 Jun 12||£ 550||£ 165||£ 165||2 Nights|
|Whitsun||1 Jun 12||8 Jun 12||£ 750||-||-||1 Week|
|Mid||8 Jun 12||29 Jun 12||£ 550||£ 165||£ 165||2 Nights|
|High||29 Jun 12||20 Jul 12||£ 599||-||-||1 Week|
|Peak||20 Jul 12||31 Aug 12||£ 750||-||-||1 Week|
|High||31 Aug 12||28 Sep 12||£ 599||£ 133||£ 133||3 Nights|
|Autumn||28 Sep 12||19 Oct 12||£ 550||£ 165||£ 165||2 Nights|
|High||19 Oct 12||2 Nov 12||£ 599||-||-||1 Week|
|Winter||2 Nov 12||18 Dec 12||£ 475||£ 150||£ 150||2 Nights|
|Christmas & New Year||18 Dec 12||7 Jan 13||£ 750||-||-||1 Week|
|Bag a Bargain||7 Jan 13||18 Jan 13||£ 381||£ 113||£ 113||2 Nights|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
Rental prices are as 2012 for a limited time and are inclusive of bed linen, bath mats, tea towels, towels and fuel. Pet fee is £10 per short break and £20 per week, please see our booking conditions regarding pets.
Payment is by 1/3 deposit on booking, full balance due 8 weeks prior to holiday start date.
Payments can be made by sterling cheque or by card over the telephone. Please note there is no fee for debit cards, 2% fee for credit cards.Enquire now
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