Location: Garthfain is in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park. Set in a quiet position on the edge of the village of Dolwyddelan, Garthfain offers a tranquil base between the bustling tourist village of Betws y Coed and the attractions of Blaenau Ffestiniog, with the coastal towns of both Porthmadog and Llandudno only about 30 mins drive away. The village is well known for the nearby 13th Century castle, the great variety of walking routes in the area and the beautiful scenery of the Lledr valley. The railway branch line from Llandudno and Conwy through the valley stops in the village, and connects with the Ffestiniog railway in Blaenau to journey on a narrow gauge steam train to Porthmadog.
Accommodation: This traditional terraced cottage has been renovated to offer relaxed accommodation sleeping up to four people with two bedrooms, ground floor bathroom (bath with shower over) and additional ground floor cloakroom with WC and wash basin, modern kitchen-lounge-diner with log burner. There is an enclosed garden to the rear of the cottage.
Facilities include electric storage heating, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, microwave, DVD and garden furniture. Bedlinen and towels are supplied, heating and electricity are included in the price. This is a no smoking property.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1)|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
North Wales has a heritage as rich as its spectacular scenery with the mountains of Snowdonia, beautiful beaches and medieval castles. The area offers a range of opportunities from traditional cultural events, historical exploration and heritage sites to outdoor activities and sightseeing which always prove popular with families, outdoor sports enthusiasts and also those just looking for peace and tranquillity.
Numerous visitor attractions include Snowdonia National Park. The popular seaside resort of Llandudno, several World Heritage sites like the stunning Caernarfon Castle and the impressive Pontcysyllte aqueduct designed by Thomas Telford, there is the Mediterranean styled village of Portmeirion, not to mention the many art galleries, studios, museums and theatres which form part of the rich cultural heritage of this amazing country.
Snowdonia - 'Eryri' meaning 'the place of the eagles' in Welsh, is the perfect name for an area of such outstanding natural beauty. Over 838 square miles of some of the most magnificent scenery in Wales. Hauntingly beautiful, Snowdonia has evolved from a tapestry rich in history, culture and landscape that dates back to prehistoric, pagan times. There is always something new to explore among the peaks and the valleys of Eryri. With 100 lakes in Snowdonia National Park, 90 lofty mountain peaks, 37 miles of unspoiled coastline and picturesque beaches, moors and wetlands. A rainbow beetle and lily you won't find anywhere else on earth! Oh and not forgetting the tallest mountain in Wales! Snowdonia is a land of legend, majesty and breathtaking beauty fused together throughout this wild and romantic landscape.