Snowdonia cottage - peaceful setting - 30365
Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Our property is a pet-friendly holiday cottage is brilliantly located near Llanberis and Caernarfon, North Wales, just 4 miles from the foot of Snowdon. Local attractions include Caernarfon Castle, steam train to Rhyd Ddu, off-road cycle track, Snowdon Railway and route to summit, Padarn lake, Electric Mountain and Lakeside Railway. The cottage is also 1 mile from the village of Llanrug with several corner shops, excellent butcher, post office and pub.
The cottage has a Welsh slate private courtyard, with stone walling and climbing plants providing privacy. Views over open fields to Anglesey (setting sun can be spectacular in the evening). One garden bench, metal work table and two metal work chairs.
The kitchen / dining / living room is a sociable area. Open plan with tall ceilings and tiled floor. L-shaped kitchen includes full height fridge / freezer, hob and oven, microwave oven, dishwasher, kettle and toaster. Dining table at one end and lounge area at other end (leather seats) with TV (freeview), DVD and large window over looking courtyard, fields and Anglesey beyond.
The double bedroom is peacefully located at the far end of this Llanberis holiday cottage with a large window that lets in lots of light. Carpeted room with original stonework exposed, large wardrobe with drawers, mirror and bedside tables with touch lights.
The first twin bedroom has two windows - with large shelves one behind each bed. Single antique wardrobe with mirror, original stonework showing, carpet and bedside table with touch lamp.
Sloping roof adds character and warmth to the second twin room - a peaceful, carpeted bedroom with mirror and built-in wardrobe.
The bathroom is light and airy with velux window. Tiled floor, bath with electric shower over, sink and toilet.
The utility room includes a washing machine and dehumidifier so that washing and outdoor clothes / boots can be dried easily overnight.
Weekly lets from £332 / Short breaks from £216
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest Amenities||1.6 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Further details indoors|
-Pet-friendly cottage - One well behaved dog (£10 additional charge payable to owner on arrival)
-Bed linen included
- Towels £2.50 p/head
- Cot and high chair provided
- Heating and electricity included
- Free parking
- No smoking in the cottage
The North Wales region
Snowdonia, North Wales offers the biggest, boldest mountains in Wales and England and is one of the most ancient and hauntingly beautiful areas in Europe.
Snowdonia welcomes visitors to a breathtaking natural environment, with Snowdonia National Park at its heart and much, much more. People have lived, worked and thrived on this Celtic land for more than 5000 years. Their legacy is a land which will fascinate the visitor with its rich opportunities for adventure, activity and discovery, its fascinating history and its ancient, musical language and culture.
Snowdonia is also close to a magnificent coastline of sandy beaches, spectacular cliffs and glorious estuaries along the west and north coast. Find out how you can make the most of your self-catering cottage holiday in Snowdonia, North Wales...
This holiday Cottage is situated up a private drive and is surrounded by a belt of mature trees, making it a leafy, peaceful haven in the summer and a sheltered retreat in the winter. Beyond that there are open fields offering a range of local quiet circular walks linking footpaths and country lanes and further still there are views across the Menai Straits to Anglesey (Llanddwyn Island).
Our property is 1 mile from the local village of Llanrug where there are several corner shops, an excellent butcher, a post office, pub, etc. You will have no shortage of things to do and places to visit as the area has plenty of visitor attractions, castles and museums, along with spectacular mountains, valleys and beaches to explore.
The town of Caernarfon has a superb setting, with the mountains of Snowdonia as a backdrop and wonderful views across the Menai Strait to Anglesey. Dominated by its majestic castle and ancient mediaeval walls, Caernarfon today is a busy market town with one of the highest percentages of Welsh speakers throughout Wales.
Take a tour around Inigo Jones Slate Works, travel to the highest peak in Wales on the Snowdon Mountain Railway and take advantage of the endless opportunities for walking, cycling, hiking, trekking and mountain walking in Eryri (Snowdonia). The Welsh Highand Railway, Electric Mountain in Llanberis, a round of golf on the shore of the Menai Straits and a visit to the beautiful Italianate village of Portmeirion are also guaranteed to inspire.
For younger visitors, Glasfryn Park offers indoor and outdoor activities including karting, bowling and quad biking. Hwylfan Fun Centre, North Wales' largest indoor fun centre is an ideal place for kids to let off steam, and Greenwood Forest Park is a nature-inspired theme park with a people-powered rollercoaster. Beacon Climbing Centre is only 2 miles away whilst the bridge to Anglesey leads to even more attractions including Pili Palas and Anglesey Sea Zoo.
Dinas Dinlle offers a long sandy beach, the most northern of the Lleyn Peninsula beaches. 8 miles
Plas Menai – National Watersports Centre offering day courses on a wide range of activities, on all levels. 5 miles
The Aber Falls – Bontnewydd. Easy 3 mile stroll to a stunning waterfall. 4 miles from cottage.
Llyn Coastal Path – 84 miles around the Llyn Peninsula, from Caernarfon (4 miles) to Porthmadog.
Snowdon – the highest mountain in Wales – Llanberis route (4.7 miles - 3 hours) is the nearest. 5 miles from cottage.
Moel Siabod (Snowdonia mountain walk) – Capel Curig. Rewarding route for experienced walkers. 16 miles from cottage.
Carneddau (Snowdonia mountain walks) – Challenging walks, including the 2nd and 3rd highest peaks in Wales. Nearest route starts in Helyg, Capel Curig. 18 miles
Caernarfon Golf Course – 18 hole golf course. 6 miles
Lon Eifion Cycleway – Scenic 12.5 mile cycle path from Caernarfon (4 miles) to Bryncir.
Snowdonia Riding Stables – Suitable for all ages and abilities. 2 miles
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12 Apr 2013
"will never find anything better than this"
stayed 7 days ,extremely helpful owners ,quality stressless stay .very good surrounding.main attraction across north wales were close and cottage will go every yearto have some decent time.… More
22 Feb 2012
"Great family holiday"
Found this little gem after our sister's cottage was booked for the half term.Cottage was in an excellent location within a 10 minute drive of Caernarfon. Great base to visit Snowdon, Anglesey e… More
20 Feb 2012
"This a great family and dog friendly cottage"
This cottage was great for myself, 4 adults and 1 dog, plenty of space for all. If you like peace and quiet after shopping, sight seeing, walikng or climbing this is the place for you. If you want really good Fish and Chips pop into Llanrug, where they cook fresh food there and then for you. There is also a small butcher / delicatessen which produces some great foods.
Book tickets for Mountain Railway before going on holiday. Pop into Pete's eat cafe in Llanberis before going on any long walks or climbing in the morning.
19 Oct 2011
"good nice place,"
very nice good location for getting about lots to see.just could of done with the cob weebs away.everthing you need is there.… More
6 Jul 2011
"Away from it all"
Turn into the lane to the cottage and to see the lights on was so warm and welcome. Much larger than it seems on the photos, plenty of space and well equipped. The freedom of doing what we liked and w… More
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