Dolgoch Falls Cottage no 4
Cottage | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
A perfect family retreat at a budget price with WIFI for FREE. Come and enjoy this lovely cottage in a truly picturesque area on the edge of Snowdonia.
Rated 4 * by the Mid Wales Tourist Board, the cottage is one of a development of six similar yet uniquely different cottages, which include the following features:
The large lounge with dining area is situated on the first floor and makes the best advantage of the views of the surrounding countryside. The focal point is a lovely wram log burner. There are two X 2 seater sofas, 1 easy chair, TV, DVD & Video player. On the same floor is well the kitchen which includes Fridge, Freezer, Washer/Dryer, Oven, Hob, Microwave and lots of cupboard space. If the main living room is a games room with a 6" snooker table, toys & games and a bed settee where we can sleep 2 more guests.
Down a level to the lower ground floor, there are 3 bedrooms, 2 with double beds, 1 with 2 single beds. The main double has an en-suite with a bath. There is also a family showers room with a WC.
Complimentary Wi-Fi is available.
The cottage is just a short level stroll to the main waterfall at Dolgoch and a short uphill stroll to the famous Talyllyn narrow gauge railway station. Here you can catch the train to Abergynolwyn or Tywyn. From Abergynolwyn there are many interesting and scenic walks. This is also where the nearest Pub can be found. Tywyn is just a couple of miles to the west with its wide open beaches and just a few more minutes drive is the picturesque village of Aberdovey with its lovely harbour and large sand dunes. The famous Aberdovey Golf Club(links) is just a 15 min drive.
Even if you don't see yourself as a photographer before you visit here you will be enthusiastically taking pictures of the amazing scenery & the sunsets before you go home!
If you have any queries or wish to talk to us about a possible booking, please call any day up until 9.00PM on 01654 712470
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Tywyn 5 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1.5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Manchester 130 km, Nearest railway: Tywyn 5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||TV, CD player, Pool or snooker table, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 7, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
|Further details indoors|
The cottage is one of a development of six similar yet uniquely different cottages, built in traditional Welsh stone in a modern contemporary style and comprises of the following;
The large lounge, dining room is situated on the first floor and makes the best advantage of the views of the surrounding countryside. Adjacent to the lounge is the fourth bedroom which also doubles as a separate games room with snooker table TV, Video player etc. The well equipped kitchen includes fridge, freezer, washing machine, oven, hob, microwave and lots of cupboard space.
The lower ground floor has 3 double bedrooms, 2 with double beds and one with 2 single beds and a cot. There is a family shower room and the master bedroom has an en-suite bathroom.
Wi-Fi is available in the development if you really need to stay connected!
|Further details outdoors|
The cottages share a lovely garden, which has picnic benches for the guest to use. The falls and woodlands are just a stroll away.
The Talyllyn Railway stops at the falls junction just a minute from the cottage.
This is a split level property and although there is a ramp available to the 1st floor living area there are stairs down to the bathroom facilities on the lower ground floor. So unfortunately not very suitable for those who are wheelchair bound.
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The North Wales region
Close to The Snowdonia National Park, Dolgoch Falls is ideally situated for whatever type of holiday you want. Whatever you're into: fishing, surfing, kite boarding, sailing, mountain biking, bird watching, painting, landscape photography or horse riding, there are endless scenic places to explore.
This region of Wales is without doubt a 'hidden gem' with some of the most spectacular scenery in Britain. This is a walker's paradise with Cader Idris just a few minutes drive away! Snowdon is only 60 minutes by car and the beautiful Coed Y Brenin Wood, with miles of mountain bike & walking tracks is just 30 minutes drive.
Don't worry if you're not the active type, the flat & effortless Mawddach Trail, featured in Julia Bradbury's 'Great Railway Walks' program is accessible to everyone and takes you on a journey along one of the UK's most spectacular estuaries, brimming with wildlife.
There are miles of beautiful unspoilt sandy beaches to laze upon, as well as many local attractions such as on the Talyllyn Narrow Gauge Railway, which steams from Tywyn up to the mystical Dolgoch Falls. Just a few miles around the stunning Talyllyn Lake is the world renowned 'Centre For Alternative Technology' or (CAT) which is a fascinating place to visit and learn. Close to CAT is The Corris Craft Centre and King Arthurs Labyrinth, another 'must visit' place.
The area is rich in rare bird species inc. peregrine falcons, red kites and buzzards. There are also RSPB reserves nearby where you can go and observe red kite, feed badgers and seek out the numerous varieties of butterfly native to the region.
Picturesque village with Italian-style buildings and where the 1960's television drama 'The Prisoner' was filmed.
The Tywyn / Bryncrug area
Just 10 minutes drive away is Tywyn which has a sunny west facing 'Blue Flag' sandy beach. Don't miss the spectacular sunsets over the bay. From early Spring through till Autumn, dolphins and porpoise can be spotted close to the shore, an amazing sight to see! It's not unusual to see them on a daily basis in pods of up to 20. Tywyn is possibly the only place on the West Coast where you can park for FREE virtually right on the beach. There is level access to the town where there are supermarkets, shops, cafes, banks, a post office, cinema, health centre, cottage hospital, several churches, leisure centre and an indoor swimming pool. Just 5 minutes drive is the picturesque harbour village of Aberdovey, with the famous Aberdovey Golf Course plus several good restaurants & pubs.
For watersport enthusiasts and visitors with families, uncrowned, sweeping, sandy beaches can be found in Tywyn or Aberdovey just a few minutes' drive from the cottage. Depending on the conditions, Tywyn is a focal point for surfers & kayakers. Aberdovey is a well known wind surfing & sailing centre. Jet skiers are welcome in both resorts. Fishing trips can be arranged in Tywyn & Aberdovey all year round.
This area is full of history dating back to pre-historic times. Just get slightly off the beaten track on the dozens of public footpaths and you will come across standing stones, stone circles, abandoned farmhouses, castles & ancient churches.
Places within a just few miles of Dolgoch Falls Cottages NOT TO MISS:
Aberdovey, lovely old fishing village, GOLF & SAILING haven, with many good restaurants, pubs & coffee shops.
St Cadvans Church in Tywyn dating back 1500 years with the Cadvan Stones, which are apparently the oldest known inscriptions of the Welsh language.
Dolgoch Falls, spectacular waterfalls and woodland walk, look out for fairies and witches!
Cregennan Lake near Arthog, stunning location, with views of the Mawddach Estuary.
The Barmouth Bridge, build by Brunel. You must walk over it and enjoy the Mawddach, then explore Barmouth, with excellent beaches and the harbour. There are good shops, numerous coffee shops & pubs. The Last Inn & Davey Jones Locker are particularly good.
Cader Idris & Llyn Cau, most walkers agree is more scenic than Snowdon.
Dotted with lakes and part of the Berwyn mountain range, the Cader Idris commands some unrivalled views and attracts walkers from all over the world. En-route to the summit (highest point 2,927 feet - approximately 5 hours' walk), you will come across arctic-alpine plant life, heather and wild bird species. Truly majestic!
The Bearded Lake above Aberdovey. Mystical place of legends, with amazing view of the Dovey Estuary.
The Dysynni River & reed beds. A wildlife haven for geese, ducks and herons. Fishing with a permit.
Bird Rock. 500 years ago the sea came up to the rock, but the Cormorant still breed here. Also, look out for the ruined Iron Age fort near the top of the rock.
Tal-y-llyn Lake, just beautiful !
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