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Gwel y don

Certificate of Excellence 2014

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 45 reviews

from £48 /night

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House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

This house is a beautifully presented 3 storey home with balcony,with sea-views and views of

The island of Anglesey. It is situated on the new marina development of port Dinorwick which

Is only 7miles from the historic town of Caernafon, which includes Caernafon castle where prince Charles received his Investiture, and the famous menai straits renowned for the fantastic water sports and sea fishing available.Fifteen minutes by Car is also the Mountain range of Snowdonia if its scenic walks that your into This is definitely the place for you.There are two Fantastic restaurants within 4 minutes walk from your holiday home but you must book in advance. For all you shoppers the Town of Bangor is only 10 Minutes by car and offers a fantastic range of shopping. Local beaches are Newborough, Dinas Dinlle, Red Wharf Bay Bay, all of which have a variety of cafes and bars.


Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Newborough 4 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 4 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Main airport manchester 110 km, Nearest railway: Bangor 6 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player, Sea view
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Double beds (2), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 7
Other Linen provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Private fishing lake or river
Access Secure parking
Further details outdoors

Situated on the marina is maryams beauty salon and hairdressers,

Also situated on beach road literally 2minutes walk is the local bistro the gardffonn where you can relax with a refreshing pint of Carling and watch the boats sail by.

Also situated on your beach is the local sailing club where lessons are given by qualified instructors.

About this location

The Gwynedd region

Famous for its choirs, stunning mountain ranges and beautiful valleys,this wonderful country has something for everyone.Snowdonia National park,situated in North Wales,boasts breathtaking mountain scenery,crystal clear lakes and cascading waterfalls.Climb Snowdon,which at 1085 is Wales highest Mountain,or travel to the summit in style on the charming Mountain Railway.

Alternatively, why not sample the beautiful green valley of Llangollen Eisteddfod by steam train or from a leisurley horse- drawn canal boat.In July, the annual Llangollen Eisteddfod transforms the town into a unique centre of international music and dance,attracting musicians and singers from across the globe.You could also explore the beautiful coastline,safe sandy beaches and watersports of the Lleyn ,Peninsula as well as Colwyn bay,historic Conway,Victorian Llandudno or the isle of Anglesey on the north coast.

To the south,there is the lovely Brecon Beacons National park, a haven of rugged moorland,forest and Mountains thats just perfect for nature lovers and walkers.Finaly,the Pembrokeshire coast National Park is renowned for its wildlife,stunning coastal scenery,superb beaches and has the home of Britains smallest city,the city of st Davids.

Visit if your looking for a majestic mountain top adventure.

Visit for kayaking

Visit ,

Spark the interest of all the family visit

If its helicopters flights around Snowdon and down the Menai straits visit

If its boats visit

For a day out at the zoo visit also you can take the kids to piggery pottery admission Free.

If its trains visit

You will find in your welcome pack these I have listed and a whole lot more activities.

Have fun!

Y Felinheli

The local town of Bangor is only 10 minutes by car where you can shop till you drop also for shopping is the Historic Town of Caernafon,

If you want all the major outlets visit Llandudno, its only 30minutes by car.

You can also visit the cinema in Llandudno and stroll along the beach.Conway and Colwyn bay are well worth visiting with Great Beaches and great restaurants and loads of activities to keep the kids happy.And who knows You may even bump into a royal after all Anglesey is only 10 mins by car from your home.

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26 Nov 2014


"Home from Home"

This is the best self catering home that we have stayed in while in the UK and we have stayed in many.The house is very spacious, very well equipped with everything one could wish for, and all of grea… More

19 Sep 2014


"You must stay here!"

This is a most excellent property. First the not so brilliant - the sea view is very limited so dont expect to spend hours sat admiring the view. Everything else was brilliant. Squeaky clean house, e… More

20 Aug 2014


"Lovely place, great location, great holiday really nice owners"

What a great holiday we had in this lovely hidden away oasis. The house was brilliant for the six of us and ideally situated for all the exploring we did. The owners Frank & Cynthia greeted us on arri… More

30 Jun 2014


"Excellent accommodation in a very convenient location"

We were looking for self catering accommodation Close to Caernarfon who allowed Pets to stay. Gwel y Don proved to be ideal for us with a lovely lounge and comfortable beds. Each bedroom had the us… More

14 Jun 2014


"Outsanding property"

Well ,we went there on the 7th of June for a week and had a brilliant week touring North Wales and Anglesea. The house is in a brilliant position for touring the area.The house was a good 5 star acomm… More

27 May 2014


"Gorgeous house, with a great view, in a super location."

Gorgeous house, beautifully decorated in a super location. Lovely views of Menai Straits a must if you like fishing. Dog friendly with lovely walks, but small garden which is shared and your dog can … More

24 Oct 2013


"Ideal short break"

Gwel y don is situated in an ideal location for anyone wanting to see the sights of North Wales. The rental was clean,modern and had everything we needed for our stay. We only ate breakfast there as j… More

22 Sep 2013


"Perfect house in a great location"

Gwel y don is ideally located in a quiet area with easy access to the City centre facilities of Bangor or the stunning tranquillity of Snowdonia. The house is tastefully decorated to a high standard w… More

Hi Tony

Thank you for your great review and hope to see you again soon

13 Aug 2013


"Brilliant home from home!"

What a great place to stay, thank you Frank for opening up Gwel Y Don to holiday guests. The property is very well kept and furnished to a very high standard - it really did feel like a home from home… More

3 Aug 2013


"Great for Family"

My spouse, two children, and mother-in-law stated in this apartment. It is well furnished, clean, and in a good location. Tesco Extra and Morrisons are only 5-10 minutes away. Great beaches are 15 - 3… More

Thanks for the good review Steve and the comment in relation to the pots has been noted and dealt with.

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    • 4 Years listed

    70% Response rate

    Calendar last updated:22 Mar 2015

    Based in United Kingdom

    Languages spoken
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