STS Reference Number: 1095
STS Grade: 5
Located in the village of Morfa Bychan, home to the Black Rock Sands beach and only two miles from the harbour town of Porthmadog, this carefully prepared semi-detached, white-washed stone cottage is a real gem, and is next door to our property 1096. There has been much attention to detail in this extremely comfortable semi detached cottage with calm pastel decoration throughout. It has full double glazing and gas central heating and there is an enclosed garden which includes a back garden for the morning sun and a front garden for the evening sun. and views of Moel y Gest Mountain. The 3 mile stretch of beach and dunes at Black Rock Sands and Samson's Bay beaches are within 10mins easy walk (along a footpath), as is the 18 hole golf course. The village has a shop/PO and pub. Porthmadog town is of modest size but full of interesting shops, museums and eating places. It is also the terminus of the Little Ffestiniog Railway, offering scenic steam train rides up the valley into the mountains of Snowdonia. This is a good central location for a holiday cottage in North Wales.
Two bedrooms: One double bedrooms (it is compact around the bed) and one single bedroom with a pull out single bed that fills the room. Bed linen and towels are included.
Bathroom: P shaped bath with shower over the bath, HWB and WC.
Modern fitted kitchen with electric hob and double oven, fridge/ice box, microwave,washing machine and dishwasher.
Dining area is in a through room, off the kitchen.
Attractive lounge with multi fuel stove in feature fire place, TV, DVD and CD player. French doors to patio and enclosed garden. Lounge has a sofa bed.
Private enclosed patio garden to front and rear both with furniture.
Ample parking to front (15' from the door).
Gas central heating inclusive.
No WiFi but many cafes & pubs in Porthmadog have WiFi.
Fuel for the multi-fuel stove is not included but is available from the local shop.
Maximum 1 pet or 2 small pets. Pet charge is £20 per pet.
The stairs are narrower (23" wide) and a bit steeper than modern staircases.
FAQ: No cot or high chair.
Mr & Mrs T: "Lovely cottage in the heart of the countryside & seaside."
Mr & Mrs M: "2nd holiday in this beautiful cottage, home from home, relaxing & cosy."
Mrs C: "What a beautiful Cottage! We really enjoyed our stay! Thank you."
Mrs J: "Had a wonderful week. Your cottage is beautiful, clean and modern and comfortable. Don't want to go home!"
Ms & Mrs S: "The cottage was really lovely, far nicer than we expected. Always love to come back to Porthmadog & will definitely return again!"
Mr & Mrs C: "We loved the cottage and its seaside theme is great. It is in the ideal location for seeing a lot of Snowdonia. Would love to come back again."
The J Family: "We loved this cottage. So peaceful. We have had a super family holiday in a place close to our hearts."
Mrs S: "Loved our holiday in this cosy cottage. Love the cottage, wish we were staying longer :( We will definitely be coming back."
The L Family: "Cottage is very cosy & well equipped with everything you need! Quiet area and a lovely clean beach nearby. First visit to Wales and we were impressed, scenery was fab!"
Visit Wales Comments (November 2012):
"A well prepared property achieving the 4 star grade. Nice touches throughout with quality blinds and pretty soft furnishings. Overall a very comfortable cottage with excellent housekeeping levels throughout."
Overall Quality Percentage: 85%
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 discretion of the property owner. Please feel free to ring us to discuss your requirements on 01766 51 38 29.
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