Strumble is your "home away from home" in the charming seaside village of Aberdovey/Aberdyfi in the Snowdonia National Park. The perfect self-catering hideaway to admire the views or explore the Dyfi and Mawddach estuaries.Enjoy sweeping views of the beach, Cardigan Bay, and the Cambrian Mountains of mid-Wales from the south facing sun terrace or hot tub perched above the beautiful Dyfi estuary. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR SHORT BREAK PRICES. 3 NIGHTS IS 75% OF THE WEEK PRICE. Nightly prices only apply to 7 night stays.
Sleeping 9, this 5 bedroom house is ideal for the family holiday, romantic get-away or a base for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers.
Hike, bike, sail or paddle around some of the UK's finest countryside and coast by day, dine at award winning local eateries or under the stars on Strumble's terrace by night.
|Size||Sleeps up to 9, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Aberdyfi/Aberdovey 500 m|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Aberdyfi/Aberdovey 300 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Pool or snooker table, Table tennis, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 2 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Single beds (3), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Spacious lounge with large flat screen TV.
Modern well equipped kitchen with breakfast bar and dishwasher.
Dining room with stunning views.
Additional seating and TV in the snug
2 large front bedrooms with king size beds and sea views one with en suite bathroom, third bedroom has single bed with truckle.
Spacious bathroom and separate shower room
2 light and airy attic bedrooms,one double one twin
|Further details outdoors|
Strumble has a large front sun terrace with hot tub,large outdoor dining table and chairs from where you can enjoy the sweeping estuary and coastal views.
There is a games room with snooker/table tennis table.
Hot tub may not be available from early November to mid March
Friday changeover. Minimum stay 3 nights
Short breaks are available; please enquire for prices. NIGHTLY PRICES ONLY APPLY TO 7 NIGHT STAYS!!
Beach towels provided.
Hot tub available for additional £35 per short break/ £55 per week
2 travel cots and a high chair are available on request
Aberdovey/Aberdyfi is a charming and unspoilt seaside village nestling on the southern flanks of the Snowdonia National Park.This area combines stunning mountain and coastal scenery.
The area has a great variety of outdoor activities including walking and climbing, cycling, watersports, horseriding, birdwatching, fishing and golf.
The peak of Snowdon with its new visitor centre can be reached on foot or by narrow gauge railway.
For history lovers there are castles to explore, Caernarfon being the most famous.
The Italianate village of Portmeirion offers something different where the TV series "The Prisoner"was filmed.
Aberdyfi beach offers miles of clean sand and sheltered sand dunes.
Children have miles of beach and sand dunes for games,paddling and building sand castles.Crabbing off the jetty is also popular.Dyfi Donkeys offer donkey rides. Putting and Tennis across the road from Strumble.
Talyllyn Railway the first preserved steam railway and inspiration for Rev. W. Awdry's Thomas the Tank Engine is 5 mins drive away in Tywyn. Swimming (and other activities) at nearby Tywyn leisure centre.
Dovey Fest runs throughout August and offers free family fun and entertainment.
Walking & Climbing: on the 4mile beach walk to Tywyn or the rolling hills around the village and in the Snowdonia foothills. Or the stunning cirque of peaks around Cader Idris (2,927 feet (893m) is just 21 miles or about half an hour away.
Water Sports: sailing (regattas in spring and summer), wind surfing (British Windsurfing Championships are held here), exhilarating kite surfing, and open water rowing (the local rowing club welcomes visitors).Or take a trip out on a fishing boat.
Cycling: rides from the local lanes to the family cycling route along the river Mawddach Trail. Mountain bikers can head to the trails of the Dyfi forest ,Nant yr Arian Mountain Bike Centre or the mountain bike Mecca of Coed-y-Brenin: some of the best mountain biking single tracks in the UK.
Golf: Aberdovey's 18 hole championship links course, one of the few in Wales, listed in the top 100 courses outside the US.
History lovers can visit the ruins of Castell-y-Bere, the last Welsh castle to fall or Harlech Castle a little further away.
Birdwatchers: will enjoy the RSPB Ynys Hir reserve, the Osprey Project at Cors Dyfi reserve and spotting Red Kites.Nant Yr Arian has a red kite feeding station where you are guaranteed to see these wonderful birds at 2pm each day.
Fishing: An abundance of beautiful rivers, lakes and estuaries can be fished in the area including fly fishing at
Its own micro-climate, the estuary location and south facing aspect means Aberdyfi has higher than average sunshine, mild winters and less rain than other parts of Wales.
UNESCO has made this beautiful and inspiring place one of their "Biosphere Reserves": the only one in Wales and one of only two in the UK