Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Tan Lan cottage is set in a quiet cul-de-sac with open views to the front looking towards Dolwyddelan Castle and Snowdon with beautiful views of Gwydr Forest to the side and rear of the cottage, From the cottage it is just a 5min walk to the centre of this picturesque village which is situated in the beautiful Lledr valley at the foot of Moel Siabod.The river Lledr is noted for it's salmon and trout during the fishing season.
There is a well stocked Spar shop, a cosy pub and Hotel with restaurant. Just a few minutes walk form the cottage there is a railway ststion from which trains run from Blaenau Ffestiniog to Llandudno.
It's peaceful location within the Snowdonia National Park makes it an ideal centre for exploring the whole of North Wales by car, cycle, train or foot. The beautiful coast line to the North, South and West are within a 40 minute drive.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Black Rock sands or Llandudno 29 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Liverpool 135 km, Nearest railway: Dolwyddelan 300 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Further details indoors|
When entering the cottage through the front porch you get a welcome feeling from the spacious lounge with a wood burner for those cosy nights in. The lounge has an open view looking out towards Dolwyddelan Castle with Snowdon in the background. There is also a TV and DVD player.
The separate dining room leads to a well equipped kitchen with cooker, fridge, microwave oven and much more. The kitchen overlooks a large lawned back garden with patio furniture for those alfresco meals enjoying the scenery and wildlife.
Upstairs, Bedroom 1 is a twin bedded room looking out towards the wonderful view of Snowdon.
It has a double wardrobe and a chest of four drawers.
Bedroom 2 is the smaller room which over looks the beautiful Gwydr Forest and this room comprises of a double bed with under bed storage drawer.
The bathroom has both a bath to help soothe those muscles after a great day walking or if you prefer you can take a revitalising shower.
Bedding and towels are supplied, also a welcome pack on arrival with tea, coffee and milk for that much needed cuppa on your arrival..
|Further details outdoors|
There is ample parking with a garden to the front and back of the cottage. The rear access to the cottage is via a porch with two small steps, (not easily accessible by wheelchair users). At the top of the back garden there is a gate leading directly onto the forest track.
Bedding and towels are supplied, also a welcome pack on arrrival with tea, coffee and milk for that much needed cuppa at your arrival.
The Cottage is fully central heated, We provide logs, kindling and firelighters for the wood burner in the lounge. Well behaved pets are also welcome in the cottage.
Please note the stairs leading to the 1st floor are a little steeper than average.
The North Wales region
Many activities are within easy reach of Dolwyddelan. which include
Rock climbing, Mountain Biking,
Tree Tops Adventure, Steam Railway,
And Many many more....
Blaenau Ffestiniog - Slate mines. Take a tour underground and see how slate was mined in the old days.
Ffestiniog Railway- Take a trip along the valley on an old narrow gauge steam train to Porthmadog. Perhaps you may like to stop off on the way and visit the Italianate village of Portmerion.
Llandudno, Blackrock sands and Harlech beach are just some of the many beaches that are within easy reach of Dolwyddelan. A 40 minute drive will take you over to the beautiful island of Anglesey with its many glorious beaches and South Stack Nature Reserve near Holyhead.
There are also beaches to the north at the Victorian resort of Llandudno which is only a 40 minute drive away. There is also a dry ski slope on the Great Orme which also has a cable car lift running to the summit.
The local area is rich in history with an abundance of beautiful castles, including Conwy Castle, Caernarfon Castle, Harlech Castle, Criccieth Castle and we even have our very own Castle here in Dolwyddelan
Betws-y-coed is set in the beautiful Conwy valley in the Snowdonia National Park. It has a wonderful setting surrounded by magnificent mountain country. The village is a haven for outdoor walkers and climbers with many shops catering to their needs. There are also numerous craft shops, cafes and bistros in the village with the popular Swallow Falls and Conwy Falls nearby.
For the more adventurous there is the Tree Tops Adventure High Ropes Course, Mountain bike Marin Trail and the National Outdoor Centre Plas-y-Brenin is only a short drive from Betws-y-coed. There is also the Betws-y-coed Golf Course which is located at the edge of this beautiful popular tourist village.
Mountain bikes are available for hire in Betws-y-Coed.
Dolwyddelan is a picturesque village situated in the beautiful Lledr valley at the foot of the Moel Siabod. The River Lledr is noted for it's salmon and trout in the fishing season, perfect for nature walks throughout the four seasons.