Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Located in a peaceful setting along a quiet country lane, this semi detached cottage offers a warm Welsh welcome in Snowdonia National Park. Newly renovated, it enjoys a central location in the spectacular Dysynni Valley, close to the majestic heights of Cader Idris and the sandy beaches of North Wales. A great area for walking and cycling and also perfect if you just want to relax, absorb the scenery and fresh air, enjoy the local food and drink etc.
Kitchen / living room with 2 leather suites in front of a TV and DVD player and a welcoming electric wood burner effect stove. Beautiful countryside views through the window. The fully equipped kitchen includes a dishwasher, fridge freezer, microwave, plenty of units and all the cooking essentials.
Ground floor shower room with an electric shower, wash hand basin and toilet.
Utility room with a washing machine, tumble dryer, cupboard space and Belfast sink.
Further storage space to hang coats etc under the stairs.
Twin bedroom with beautiful views of the countryside and furnished with a wardrobe, dressing table, bedside cabinets and lamps.
Double bedroom also enjoying green countryside views and furnished with a wardrobe, dressing table, bedside cabinets and lamps.
Bathroom with a bath, wash hand basin, toilet and shaver point.
A very peaceful, enclosed garden with a gas barbecue set, garden table and plenty of seating. There is also a spacious wooden cabin which means that you can enjoy a barbecue or a glass of wine in the garden at any time of year. The garden area is shared with one other holiday cottage on site.
Bed linen, hand and bath towels and hairdryer included
Oil central heating and electricity included
Cot and high chair available on request
Off road parking
No mobile network - ideal if you're looking for a real break away from every day distractions. If you need access to a phone however the owners who live next door are more than willing for you to use their phone.
Weekly lets from £245 / Short breaks from £200
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Tywyn 7.5 km|
|Nearest Amenities||4.5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Tywyn 7.5 km|
|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
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 5, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Shared garden, BBQ|
The North Wales region
The cottage enjoys a tranquil setting and is surrounded by beautiful, green countryside views, including farm fields, hills and trees. A great spot to enjoy wildlife to the calming sounds of bird song. Located between the small villages of Abergynolwyn and Bryncrug on a quiet back lane in southern Snowdonia, it is also within 5 miles of the nearest beach in Tywyn.
There's a restaurant within 1 mile at Dolgoch, a village shop and pub/restaurant 3 miles away at Bryncrug and another traditional pub and a restaurant in Abergynolwyn (also 3 miles). All other amenities can be found in Tywyn, including a supermarket, bank, a range of shops, a good restaurant called Walkers Quality and even a traditional cinema. Tywyn also has good public transport connections by train and bus.
Just 4 miles south along the coast is Aberdyfi, a picturesque seaside resort with a great sandy beach, lovely cafes such as Y Bwtri Blasus and some more recommended restaurants, including Pharoah's Cellar Bar and Sea Breeze. Amongst the main local attractions is Talyllyn's narrow gauge railway which can be boarded at Dolgoch, just 1 mile from your cottage. The Centre for Alternative Technology, Corris Craft Centre and King Arthur's Labyrinth are all nearby, whilst Talyllyn lake offers some of the best views in Wales.
If you enjoy walking you will be spoilt for choice. From the doorstep, head towards the spectacular Dolgoch Falls, up Bird Rock (the only inland nesting site for cormorants in Europe), join the coastal path from Tywyn or take on the mighty Cader Idris, one of Snowdonia's most popular mountains. Other popular activities in the South Snowdonia area include cycling, watersports, pony-trekking, climbing, golf and fishing (all within 10 miles).
Tal y Llyn
Dolgoch Falls Walk – a short walk to a series of waterfalls which cascade down a rocky wooded ravine in the mountainside into a deep pool below.
12 mile, spectacular circular walk that incorporates a visit to Castell y Bere (a 13th-century Welsh castle) and Craig yr Aderyn, a dramatic scenic feature and a wonderful viewpoint. 2 miles
Cadair Idris (mountain walk) – one route starting from Llanfihangel-y-Pennant (4 miles) and climbs steadily on the southern section of the pony path. 10 miles to summit – graded moderate/hard.
Wales Coast Path – from Tywyn, head north towards Fairbourne or south along 4 miles of golden sand to Aberdyfi. 5 miles
The country lanes starting from the doorstep are perfect for cycling. Bike hire available at Llanegryn. 5 miles
Dyfi Mountain Biking – All routes start from Machynlleth. 20 miles
Coed-y-Brenin Mountain Biking Centre – Suitable routes for all ages. 26 miles
Surrounded by sea, rivers and lakes, this is one of the best all round angling locations available. Try your hand at some shore fishing in Tywyn and Aberdyfi (5 and 9 miles) lake fishing in Tal-y-llyn (6 miles) or river fishing on the Dysynni (1 mile). Read more about fishing in the Tywyn and Aberdyfi area.
Watersports in Aberdyfi includes sailing, sail boarding, rowing, canoeing, fishing and boat trips. 9 miles
Aberdyfi Golf Club - 18 hole golf course. 9 miles
Bwlchgwyn Pony Trekking Centre - suitable for anyone over 4yrs. 10 miles