STS Reference Number: 1125
STS Grade: 4+
Situated in a quiet residential area, looking above Porthmadog and onto the far reaching views across the valley to the oak covered hills and the magnificent mountains of the Snowdonia National Park, Dizzy Heights is a modern house is on 3 floors with lovely spacious rooms, beautifully convenient designed kitchen and 4 shower/bathrooms making it an ideal home from home location for a family get together - or it can be prepared as a 2 storey accommodation for a family of 4 to 6 people at a reduced rent or even prepared as a 1 floor Garden Penthouse flat for the more discerning couple. There is a large garden with a BBQ and furniture to the rear, and parking for up to 3 cars to the front with garage. It is situated on a hill within walking distance of the High Street in Porthmadog for a variety of eating places, inns and unique shops. The Ffestiniog Railway harbour station is located at the other end of town (fifteen minute walk) for a scenic ride up the valley or to just look at the steam trains on the Spooner's Bar platform. Portmeirion village (two miles) is a must do in the area. It is a lovely day out visiting the gardens and admiring the delightful Italianesque buildings and stupendous views. In Porthmadog there is also a playground and leisure centre. Excellent local sandy beaches at Borth y Gest (one mile by car) and Black Rock Sands (two miles). Porthmadog is a popular central location for a relaxing holiday in North Wales combining sandy beaches, walking up hills and mountains and visiting Snowdonia's famous landmarks, attractions and castles.
NEW: Property now has unlimited broadband and BT Sport!
Out of school holiday weeks this property can be booked as either a 1, 2, 3 or 5 bedroom house. During school holiday only the 5 bedroom price applies. Out of school holidays for 4 to 6 people using only the 3 main bedrooms a reduced rent will apply. For a couple wanting just the Garden Penthouse only, there is a 10% couple saving on the 3 bedroom price.
Three main bedrooms: One spacious Master Kingsize bedroom on the first floor (Bedroom 1). Two Double bedrooms, both with en-suite shower room/WC on the ground floor (Bedrooms 2 & 3).
Two additional bedrooms: One spacious room with a Double bed on the second floor (Bedroom 4). One bedroom with two single beds on the second floor (Bedroom 5). Bed linen provided, please bring your own towels.
Bathroom/WC on the 1st floor.
Shower room & WC on the 2nd floor.
Kitchen/diner has beautiful kitchen units with an island unit, 5 ring gas hob, electric oven, fridge/freezer, microwave, washing machine, dishwasher and a kitchen sink with views across the valley at the mountains of Snowdonia.
Dining area with large dining table to seat 8 adults comfortably (or 10 if there are children). There are French doors to a sunny patio and elevated garden (not suitable for unsupervised young children).
In the lounge, there are views of the mountains, ample seating and large flatscreen Freeview TV, DVD player.
Central heating, electricity & gas included.
Parking for one car in the garage and two cars on the forecourt.
To the rear there is a decked patio area and lawns, BBQ and patio furniture. The garden is accessed from the first floor level of the house and there are steps down to the ground level. We recommend not allowing young children in the garden unsupervised.
NEW: Property now has unlimited broadband and BT Sport.
Mr & Mrs P: "Thank you for allowing us to stay at this beautiful place. It was a pleasure spending time in this well maintained and tastefully built house. It was indeed one of the best weekend getaways. To top it all, the owner has been really friendly and helpful!"
The K Family: "We have thoroughly enjoyed our holiday in North Wales. Our accommodation was excellent, very clean and well equipped. The location is perfect and with so much to do, locally and afar, it's certain that we will be returning."
Mr J: "We have spent a very enjoyable week here. This is a beautiful house, well appointed and tastefully presented from the lovely floors to all the fittings. We have particularly enjoyed the breathtaking views from the kitchen and lounge windows. Thank you for your typically warm Welsh welcome, a friendly face and a cup of tea, not to mention the flowers."
The C Family: "Wonderful week in a beautiful house that accommodated ten people so comfortably. The house, particularly the kitchen is a delight and the personal touch of flowers and milk in the fridge made a big impression. We hope to return next year."
Visit Wales Comments (November, 2012):
"A modern house built to a very high standard. Decking and garden area at the rear, the front has views over the town and towards the Snowdonia mountains. Excellent kitchen with superb units and island unit."
Overall Quality Percentage: 84%
Please note: A returnable £100 Good Housekeeping bond will be required before we can give the key safe code. Our experience shows that this procedure results in an all round better holiday for everyone, as our holiday home owners are prepared to offer better quality properties for guests and all guests fully respect the property and so make manageable the process of preparing the property for the next guest's full enjoyment. Nearly all our guests are respectful people where the bond is fully returned. We have a high proportion of returning guests who are appreciative of our service and the high standard of accommodation that we strive to provide. Please be assured that STS is a Visit Wales/Welsh Assembly Government Accredited agency. Thank you in advance for your co-operation.
A single £27 Booking Fee applies to all bookings and is included in the price shown. Bookings for 2 weeks will be eligible for a £27 Multi-week Saving. Please claim this in the 'Additional Information' box that appears during the booking process and we will adjust the total before deducting the money from your card.
We strongly recommend that you take our Cancellation Protection (see Terms & Conditions). This has already been selected for you when you book, so simply de-select them on the bookings screen if you already have holiday insurance or if you do not want any cover.
The Pet Charge for all properties accepting pets is £20 per pet.
No Smoking: We want all our guests to enjoy an odour free environment when they arrive at their property. We therefore prohibit smoking within the premises in ALL our properties. A 'Refreshing Charge' will be levied on guests who smoke in properties. A No Smoking Policy may form part of a property's statutory Fire Risk Assessment.
Mini-breaks & Weekends: Bookings that are for less than 7 nights are only bookable within 21 days (some properties are within a different amount of days) of the start date of the holiday. Weekend booking requests that do not start or end on a property's usual change-over day or cross over more than 1 week, are at the di
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