Porthwen Farm is a charming 17th century stone built detached farmhouse, carefully renovated to offer a modern warm, comfortable, cosy but spacious retreat. Set in a quiet & peaceful location with views of the sea and surrounding countryside. Stunning views of the historical ruins of Porthwen brickworks and (on a clear day) the Isle of Man. 10-15 min walk to Porthwen beach. 60 mins (2 miles easy) walk to Bullbay (2 mins in the car) along the spectacular beautiful coastal path where seals, dolphins, porpoises, wild life & birds can be seen, or take the circular route to Bullbay 2 hrs (4 miles easy) or the spectacular coastal walk to the lovely Cemaes bay (4 miles moderate) all from the doorstep.
Located North of Anglesey, inbetween Cemaes bay and Bullbay, an ideal location and a perfect base for getting away from it all and yet, close enough to all amenities and beaches that the Isle of anglesey has to offer, there's something for everyone to enjoy. Walking, karting, diving, water sports, sailing, fishing, horse riding, car track racing, heritage centres, museums, castles, Also close enough for day trips to Snowdonia and Ireland.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Porthwen 500 m|
|Nearest Amenities||3.9 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Anglesey, holyhead 27.7 km, Nearest railway: Holyhead 29.3 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, Yes, smoking allowed|
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, King Beds (1), Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
Three bedrooms: 1 x double bedroom with double memory foam bed, 1 x kingsize double , 1 twin bedroom, family bathroom with electric over bath shower, WC, basin. Large landing area which provides a good play area for children, with sofa bed, small pool table, TVwith Xbox & 3 games. Stair gates. Well equipped kitchen with table and seating for 6. Lounge with ample seating for 8, wood burning stove, Freeview TV, VCR/DVD players, Large reception hallway (2nd lounge) with wood burning stove, seating and Freeview TV DVD player. Dining room with seating for 6, wood burning stove, CD stereo. IPOD docking station, patio door on to decked patio area. Internet access with wifi
There are games, books, video, dvds. stereo cd player, ipod/iphone docking station. Wooden cot, Travel cot and high chair
are also available. The property is central heated throughout with additional heating of two log burning stoves for them cosy chilly evenings curled up in front of the tv or with a good book.
|Further details outdoors|
Large lawned private garden with decked patio. BBQ provided and fire pit. Additional seating areas for sunbathing with sea views (on a clear day you can see the isle of man), outside lighting to the front and rear garden. Rotary washing line. Outbuilding for storage of bikes, jetski's etc. Parking for 3-4 cars
Smoking outside only, use pots provided.
Well behaved Pets welcomed contact owner,
SORRY NO GROUP BOOKINGS OF YOUNG ALL MALE / FEMALE PARTIES
Anglesey is a beautiful island where you can get away from it all.
Porthwen farm is situated north of the island & an excellent base accessible to the whole island. Set in a tranquil location in an area of outstanding beauty featuring sea views & excellent walks from its front door onto, as most people comment the most spectacular of the coastal walks to Cemaes Bay, where dolphins, porpoises, seals, sea birds, the old brickworks, the 5th century Llanbadrigg church & plenty of bird spotting & wildlife to discover. Or you can take the equally spectacular circular walk but shorter distance to Bullbay all from the doorstep.
There is plenty to do for all the family on Anglesey what ever the weather, with many local events, markets & attractions and a great location to also take fantastic day trips to Snowdonia and Ireland.
Explore Anglesey's many sandy beaches, coastal walks & being steep in history which can be found within its castles, landmarks, shipwrecks, caves, mines, ancient monuments, churches & museums, there is simply something for everyone, whatever your interests..........if it's just relaxing, walking amongst the 125 miles of coastal pathways enjoying its spectacular coast, beaches, scenery & wildlife, water sports, cycling, horse riding, go carting, boat trips, fishing trips, fishing, crabbing, bird watching, photography, artists, archeology, lighthouses & windmills, or browse round the many art galleries & artists studios.
1.8 miles to Bull Bay, a popular destination for diving and boating. Coastal walks, 2 pubs serving good food and a tea room. 18 hole golf course.
2.4 miles - Amlwch has a harbour which offers boat and fishing trips, shops, cafe's, restaurants, takeaways, market (fri), leisure centre with swimming pool. Explore the fantastic coloured scenery of the copper mines at Parys mountain
3 miles to Cemaes - a picturesque ancient fishing village with harbour & 2 lovely sandy beaches. The quint village offers shops, art gallery, craft shops, pubs, restaurants, award winning fish & chip shop and local fishing & boat trips. Discover the site of St. Patrick's shipwreck, pre-cambrian rocks, heritage museum, maritime museum, churches and chapels. Cemaes also offers surfing, fishing, diving, sailing, rambling, painting, and great for crabbing.
5.6 miles - Porth Eilian beach sits between the rocky headland of Point Lynas, a small sandy beach which is popular for sea kayaking, sailing and diving. Offering an abundance of wildlife in the area with choughs, ravens, oystercatchers, and gannets. The sea off Point Lynas is noted for spotting harbour porpoises and seals.
9.3 miles - Church bay has a popular lovely sandy beach for swimming, sailing and fishing. There is a cafe and the excellent seafood restaurant "The lobster pot".
18.2 miles - Holyhead offers excellent shopping amenities, ferry port - take a day trip to Ireland
South stack lighthouse is just a short drive from Holyhead & is also another great bird watching position.
Cemlyn bay just passed Cemaes bay is renowned for its bird watching & has featured on BBC spring watch