Walk to the Beach - 83236
Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6
If you're looking for a relaxing holiday in North Wales, this welcoming cottage will tick all the boxes. Set on a coastal farm, you can walk through the land to the nearest beach in just 10 minutes. The village pub and shop is within a 5 minute walk, whilst Fairbourne's sandy beach, miniature railway and ferry crossing to Barmouth are just 3 miles away. Enjoy spectacular sunsets, peaceful surroundings and easy access to the coastal path, mountains and Mawddach Trail.
Well equipped kitchen with a dishwasher, oven, microwave, plenty of storage and views over farmland.
Lounge / dining area with comfortable seating, TV and DVD, dresser and a dining table for 6. View of mountains and livestock in the field.
Separate laundry room next door to the cottage, shared with the one other cottage on site. This includes a washing machine, tumble drier, iron and ironing board.
Inviting double bedroom with countryside views, a large wardrobe and chest of drawers.
The second bedroom sleeps up to 4 guests and includes two single beds and a full size bunk bed. This large room includes pine furniture and also offers farmland views.
The bathroom includes a bath, power shower and heated towel rail.
Paved, enclosed courtyard with flower pots, a central flower bed and wooden picnic tables. With beautiful sea views in front of you, this is the perfect place to relax. Golwg y Mynydd shares this patio area with one other holiday cottage for 4 (next door).
Expect a warm Welsh welcome with tea and a home-made cake to greet you on arrival.
Bed linen, hand and bath towels provided
Electricity and heating included. Storage and convector heaters.
Cot and high chair provided on request. Please bring your own cot linen.
No pets or smoking inside the cottage.
Plenty of private parking spaces available.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Llwyngwril Beach 600 m|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Llwyngwril 700 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
The North Wales region
Golwg y Mynydd offers a beautiful, coastal setting for you to make the most of your holidays. Set on a farm on the outskirts of Llwyngwril, the village shop and local pub are within a 5 minute walk. You can also walk to the beach in 10 minutes along a private footpath through the owner's farmland. The Wales Coastal Path is also within a few steps of the doorstep, with outstanding panoramic views of Cardigan Bay.
A 3 mile journey north will bring you to the sand beach at Fairbourne. Here you can also ride a miniature steam train from the village to the mouth of the Mawddach Estuary. From this point you can proceed to Barmouth on a small ferry which pulls up on a Blue Flag beach at the other side of the estuary. You can also walk or cycle across the estuary along the Mawddach Trail – a truly stunning walk along an old railway line from Barmouth to Dolgellau.
Amongst the best places to eat in the area is George III in Penmaenpool (8 miles), Caffi Ceunant in Abergynolwyn (10 miles) and Bistro Bermo in Barmouth (16 miles by road or 4 miles using the ferry crossing). For a good local tavern, Garthangharad provides an option within walking distance whilst Geroge III in Penmaenpool offers a beautiful setting on the banks of the magnificent Mawddach Estuary.
From historic castles and steam railways to sandy beaches, magnificent walks and cycling routes with stunning scenery, this area provides the perfect setting for a relaxing break in Wales. The cottage is also within Snowdonia National Park and a walk up Cader Idris, one of its most popular mountains, is highly recommended. Also worth a visit is Coed y Brenin mountain biking centre and Go Ape Centre, The Centre for Alternative Technology, Corris Craft Centre and King Arthur's Labyrinth. Not to forget the pony trekking centre on your doorstep and Talyllyn's narrow gauge railway.
Llwyngwril Beach can be accessed by foot via a private path through the owner's farmland. Pebble beach with some sand and plenty of rock pools – perfect for children. 10 minute walk
Fairbourne Beach – two mile stretch of golden sand on low tide. 3 miles
Barmouth Beach – long, sandy beach with Blue Flag award. 3 miles + a 5 minute ferry crossing (April – October) across the Mawddach estuary.
Private footpath from the cottage to Llwyngwril beach – 0 miles
Wales Coastal Path – Outstanding panoramic views of Cardigan Bay. 0.3 miles
The Mawddach Trail extends from Barmouth to Dolgellau. Suitable for all ages and for walkers, cyclists and wheelchair users. 4 miles
Panorama Walk – Barmouth - suitable for all ages. 5 miles via ferry crossing / Mawddach Trail.
New Precipice Walk – Llanelltyd - suitable for all ages. 11.5 miles from cottage.
Cadair Idris (mountain) – 3 main routes starting from Dolgellau (12 miles), Llanfihangel-y-Pennant (13 miles), and Minffordd (16 miles).
Precipice Walk – Dolgellau - suitable for all ages. 15 miles from cottage
Bwlchgwyn Pony Trekking Centre - suitable for anyone over 4yrs. 3 miles
Fairbourne Golf Club – 9 hole golf course where the mountains meets the sea. 3 miles
Aberdyfi Golf Club - 18 hole golf course. 12.5 miles
Bicycles, helmets, child seat and a cycle carrier available for hire at the cottage. There is also secure premises for guests own bikes.
The Mawddach Trail – as above. 4 miles
Coed y Brenin Mountain Biking Centre – Suitable routes for all ages. 17 miles
Surrounded by sea, rivers and lakes, this is one of the best all round angling locations available.
Sea fishing boat trips are available from Barmouth. 4 miles (via ferry)
River fishing on the Dysynni (5 miles).
Shore fishing in Tywyn and Aberdyfi (8 and 12.5 miles)
Lake fishing in Tal-y-llyn (14 miles)
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