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Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Elidir Fawr is a very relaxing, tastefully furnishedcentrally heated cottage with panoramic views of the Snowdonia mountain range, attached to the old school house Bryn Yr Eryr in Llanrug.
Within five miles of the village is the historical Town of Caernarfon with a good choice of restaurants and take aways with the fascinating village of Llanberis, the home of the Snowdonia Mountain Railway, just three miles away.
The cottage is the perfect venue from which to visit all the attractions in and around the Snowdonia National Park and within easy walking distance you have the local pub, bakery, post office, hairdresser, award winning butcher, chip shop and local store.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Dinas Dinlle 15 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Liverpool 140 km, Nearest railway: Bangor 15 km|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
The lounge has dual aspect and French doors onto a decked patio it also has a Gas log fire which is efficient and beautiful to look at. and there is underfloor heating throughout. The kitchen also has access to the patio.
The large bedroom also has dual aspect and French doors leading onto a veranda with views of the Snowdonia mountain range.
|Further details outdoors|
Barbecue in garden.
Very tranquil garden with ponds and small lake.
Wonderful countryside and mountain views from all windows.
Footpaths and local walks starting from the cottage.
Travel Cot welcome
About this location
The Gwynedd region
Snowdonia is a region with a wealth of interesting history,sites and activities, people of any age will find something different to do and be spoilt for choice.
But if you simply want to unwind and de-stress then the scenery itself will do this for you, even in the winter.
Llanberis and Caernarfon are the closest towns to Elidir Fawr and in each there is a wealth of history, Caernarfon with its Majestic 13th Century Castle and town walls; the Station for the Welsh Highland railway which will take you through the most beautiful and dramatic scenery on route to Beddgelert which is another fascinating village or visit the creative Arts Centre at the dockside in Caernarfon,called the Galeri for an evening production.
Llanberis is also packed with exciting things to do and see with the Snowdon Mountain railway, Snowdon to climb, with the new Eryri Restaurant at its summit, or visit the Welsh slate museum, Electric Mountain and High Ropes course .
The beaches and lakes in this area are unspoilt and are well worth visiting with the beautiful white beaches of the LLyn Penisula are a short drive away.
A little further afield is the Italianate Village of Portmerion a very popular attraction as are the Castles of Harlech, Criccieth and Dolbadarn the whole of this area is a Pandoras box waiting to be opened.
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11 Aug 2014
Brilliant area for a holiday property, lots to do and see. Maggie and John were wonderful hosts for our lovely week. Am missing the views of Snowdon from the balcony!! Eating our breakfast inside at h… More
21 Jul 2014
"Home from home with a very warm welcome"
This holiday home is equipped with everything you may want and is a very comfortable and enjoyable place to stay. The location is very central for exploring Snowdonia, the Lynne peninsular, Anglesey a… More
6 Jul 2014
"I wish I could rate it 6!"
Amazing! We have stayed in a few self catering places and this place tops the list. It gets 5 stars for cleanliness and it is very well appointed. The location is perfect if you want somewhere quiet y… More
27 May 2014
"cosy cottage with very cordial hosts in ydillic environment."
the hosts are friendly and helpfull.the house is very cosy and comfortable, ideally located for walking in Snowdonia.… More
17 May 2013
"An absolutely perfect place to stay!"
We'd already read glowing reviews of Elidir Fawr so our expectations were quite high and we weren't disappointed. On arrival we were greeted by the lovely Maggie who showed us round and explained everything that we needed to know together with plenty of good local knowledge on where to go/what to see etc.
The property was absolutely gorgeous; tastefully decorated and furnished and spotlessly clean to the extent that we couldn't believe our luck! Waiting for us in the kitchen was a freshly baked loaf, along with grapes, a selection of cheeses and a most welcome bottle of red wine! The kitchen itself was extremely well equipped with every utensil and item of crockery that you're likely to need during your stay.
The bedroom was fantastic with plenty of clothes storage and a lovely en-suite shower room - a perfect night's sleep is virtually guaranteed.
Locationwise it's perfect for your North Wales holiday; slap bang in between Caernarfon and Llanberis and only a short drive from Anglesey and the Lleyn peninsula.
We really can't praise it enough and we'll definitely be booking again the next time we want to stay in the area. 10 out of 10!
2 Nov 2012
Maggie and John were very welcoming. The cottage was 5* , very peaceful and quiet which is just what we were hoping for.
Couldn't find any fault with this choice at all,and we would like to go again.
Many thanks Maggie and John for letting us holiday in such a beautiful Let xx
30 Sep 2012
Location Location Location that's what they say! unbelievable high standard cottage from the welcome from maggie and john to the finer details of a bottle of wine and cheeseboard on arrival.You have to stay at this beautiful cottage to appreciate it from a small lake at bottom of the field to their veg and herb plot.nothing was any trouble for maggie and john from keeping you informed before your arrival to local interests mine being the local pub a 5 min walk downhill,to the local bakery also a 5min uphill! the weather wasn't to kind whilst we were there but a lovely warm walk in shower or deep bath and underfloor heating ever present,who cares! so cast away all modern day worries and book at Eagle Hill,oh and watch out for the Heron,John loves him!
25 Jul 2012
"The perfect getaway - whatever the weather!"
The cottage is exactly as advertised. It is immaculately presented and the booking process was as easy as it gets. From first contact, the owners John and Maggie were incredibly helpful and welcoming.… More
We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us, we enjoyed meeting you, thank you for your very generous comments!
13 Apr 2012
"Perfect stay in perfect accommodation"
We have just returned from a three night stay at the Elidir Fawr and we cannot praise it highly enough! From booking to leaving, the experience has been amazing and the owners, John and Maggie, are h… More
We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit to Elidir Fawr and thank you for your lovely comments. We look forward to welcoming you both once more when you visit us again!