- Hafod Cottage near Snowdon

LL54 6EB, Gwynedd, Wales

Welsh Tourist Board

STS Reference Number: 2136
STS Grade: 5

A traditional two bedroom detached Welsh stone cottage situated in the heart of Snowdonia and close to the Nantlle Ridge, that boasts spectacular panoramic views of the North Wales Coast, Menai Strait and Anglesey. Superb location on the edge of the Snowdonia National Park, close to the hamlet of Nebo and the coast. The cottage offers a charming, romantic retreat in a perfect position to explore this area of outstanding natural beauty. This delightful cottage oozes original features - in the lounge there is the original inglenook fireplace with a log burning stove. The owner has gone to town to make this cottage an unforgetable experience. Situated off the beaten track, with the owner's cottage in large grounds, there are countryside views from all of the windows. The village of Penygroes 3mls has a few village shops, library with internet access, pub and takeaways. Caernarfon has an interesting mix of shops, restaurants within the town walls, there are boat trips from the harbour and a castle to explore. Dinas Dinlle (5ml) is the local award winning beach with miles of sand, dunes and the earthworks of an Iron Age hill fort. Porthmadog (10ml), famous for its quay and steam railways and especially for the long stretch of sandy 'Black Rock Sands' beach, onto which you can drive your car and park. Mighty Snowdon looms above just one valley away, 20mins by car, for an exhilarating walk or a sedate train ride to the summit.

Two bedroom: one double bedroom, one twin bedroom that can be arranged to be a 6' double. Bed linen, towels & hairdryer provided.
Shower above 'p shaped' bath with instant hot water and WC.
Modern fitted kitchen with electric cooker, fridge/freezer, microwave, washing machine and dishwasher. Dining table for 4. Tea towels provided.
Characterful lounge area with log burner (ample coal and logs provided), TV with Freeview and DVD player & CD player.
Enclosed garden with outside seating and views down to the sea, Anglesey and even on a clear day, Ireland!
Ample parking.
Electric heaters throughout.
Electricity by £1 or £2 coin meter (normal usage £10 - £15/week)
Ample coal and logs provided
Maximum of 1 large dog or 2 small dogs allowed.
EXTRA: Tumble dryer available in outside shed

Guest Feedback:
Mr & Mr G: "WOW! What a fantastic cottage in a fantastic location. We have had a fab holiday. Watched the best sunset ever on our first night. The cottage is so cosy and very homely. The decor is first class."
The L Family: "We simply could not have asked for a better place to stay, your cottage is wonderful and views breathtaking. This cottage and all it has to offer is a true gem and will miss all that it has to offer, including the amazing weather."
The C Family: "We have had a fabulous family holiday in this beautiful cottage. We love this part of Wales as there is so much to do. The cottage is perfect, very well equipped and decorated with stunning views. The sunset was amazing. The children have loved being here.Our 8 year old has given us the quote of the week with "I want to live here forever"
Mr & Mrs R: "We've thoroughly enjoyed our visit, its been wild and windy at times, but your cottage has provided a perfect refuge."
Mr & Mrs B:"Thanks for a lovely weeks holiday! Fantastic scenery and lots of wildlife."
Mr & Mrs R:"Thank you for sharing your lovely cottage with us and for the warm welcome. We have had a wonderful, restful week and it has been a pleasure to return here each evening"
Mr & Mrs S:"Thank you both for a lovely weekend. We really enjoyed it. Country Cottage is idyllic, as well as being a 'summer place' its like a dream come true. Memories never forgotten, a paradise found. We loved it"
Mr & Mrs S: "We have really enjoyed our stay in your beautiful little cottage, very well equipt and comfortable it's been a joy to stay here."
Mr & Mrs D:"We have had a great time here, the views are beautiful, its a very lovely cozy cottage. We enjoyed the log fire in the evenings, and sitting out with a coffee in the mornings..."

Visit Wales Comments (June, 2012):
"2136 is a lovely cottage adjacent to the owners residence. It has a patio/garden area with superb views towards Caernarfon Bay. A new extension is to very exacting standards with top quality materials used throughout. Accommodation consists of a cosy lounge with wood burning stove. The kitchen/diner is fitted with a range of excellent units, patio doors to the garden. Very thoughtful touches throughout, including the welcome pack and the toiletries which complement the quality towels. A beautiful cottage where guests should be very comfortable indeed."
Overall Quality Percentage: 91%
5 STAR

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.

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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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