Menai Cottage has been renovated to a high standard, retaining the original features such as the fantastic stone fireplace and beamed ceilings. There are lovely views of the Snowdonia mountain range - on a clear day you can see the smoke from the steam train as it makes its way up to the summit of Snowdon. It is within easy reach of award winning beaches, Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the Heritage Coastline.
Menai Cottage is next door to our other cottage - White Lilac - perfect for two families/couples wishing to holiday together but wanting their own space. We describe this cottage as a 2+1 as it is best suited to a couple or a family group. This cottage has received lovely reviews.
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||1 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Manchester and Liverpool 130 km, Nearest railway: Bangor 4 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 4|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Menai Cottage is a very cosy and characterful traditional cottage with lovely views of Snowdon. Downstairs is the living room with a most wonderful original stone fire place and wood burning stove. There are slate tiles on the floor, with underfloor heating.
The room is furnished with a leather sofa bed, two arm chairs and original Victorian pine furniture. It has a beamed ceiling. The kitchen has the usual appliances - hob, oven, integrated fridge (with ice box) and integrated washing machine. There are granite worktops. The french doors leads to the courtyard. It is a real sun trap - perfect for a barbeque.
The bathroom is also downstairs. There is a shower in the bathroom (no bath). The stairs lead up from the living room into the bedroom. It is a bright and airy room. There is a kingsize bed and original Victorian pine furniture. You can lie in bed and admire the view of the mountains! Duvet, pillows and linen are provided. There is also an additional folding single bed.
|Further details outdoors|
Courtyard garden to rear. Enclosed area to front.
There is parking close to the cottage.
This is a no smoking cottage.
Visitors to Anglesey are often delighted by the beauty of the island, with its long sandy beaches, little rocky coves and dramatic cliff top footpaths, with the backdrop of the majestic mountains of Snowdonia.
Wonderful for walking, fishing, sailing, golf, windsurfing, boat trips and bird watching. If that sounds too enegetic, there are numerous country pubs, serving food. There are many local attractions both on the island and along the North Wales coast and the Snowdonia National Park, to suit people of all ages. (see the local attraction section).
The history of the area is fascinating. There are many pre-historic sites,including Druid burial chambers, hut circles and standing stones. The old copper mines of Parys Mountain; the dramatic lighthouse at South Stack; the historic town of Beaumaris, painted in ice cream colours, with it fantastic castle and Victorian gaol; and Moelfre, with its strong sea faring connections, are but a few places where you get a flavour of the island's rich and varied history. In the Snowdonia area there are the amazing slate quarries and along the coast is the Victorian seaside town of Llandudno.
Brynsiencyn is a small village in South East Anglesey. It has a village shop, a lovely cafe called Giddy Aunt's Tearoom and a farm shop/cafe (Hootons). There are numerous lovely beaches within a short drive. It is well located for access to the many attractions.
There are many tourist attractions and activities for all ages both on Anglesey and within a short drive including:
Coastal walking and mountain hiking, fishing (sea and fresh water), day trips to Ireland, carting, horse riding, indoor play areas/ball pools, sea zoo, sports centres,swimming pools, castles (Beaumaris, Caernarfon and Conwy), fantastic beaches, race circuit, National Trust properties (Plas Newydd and Penrhyn Castle), golf courses, farm parks, sea bird centre, Welsh Mountain Zoo, dry ski slope and toboggan run, theatre, Stone Science centre, copper mines, bird watching, butterfly farm, Greenwood Family Adventure Park, steam train rides including the Snowdonia Mountain Railway, slate quarries, Puffin Island and Menai Straits cruises, canoe hire, bike hire and, of course, numerous pubs, coffee shops and restaurants.