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“Quaint lovely 3 bedroom cottage by the stream...”
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Llys Cadwen is a beautiful grade II listed cottage in Dolgellau, Snowdonia
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Llys Cadwen is a beautiful grade II listed cottage in Dolgellau, Snowdonia
Llys Cadwen is covered in wisteria and looks beautiful in the springtime Originally 3 small cottages, Llys Cadwen has  been tastefully renovated into a single home
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15 reviews
Llys Cadwen is a beautiful grade II listed cottage in Dolgellau, Snowdonia
Llys Cadwen is covered in wisteria and looks beautiful in the springtime
Originally 3 small cottages, Llys Cadwen has  been tastefully renovated into a single home
View from master bedroom to the courtyard garden and the river, with Cader Idris in the background
The sunny back garden has wonderful views and the sound of the river
The fully equipped kitchen
The kitchen has a dresser and vintage postcards from the area on the wall
There's plenty of worktop and storage space in the kitchen
The comfortable lounge with plenty of seating
The lounge has a wood burning stove, we'll leave you some logs to get you started
The dining room seats 6 comfortably, and has a gas stove and plenty of maps and books of the area
Plenty of room for reading and relaxation
The master bedroom with king size bed
The master bedroom with king-size bed
En-suite bathroom to master bedroom, with roll-top bath
The second double bedroom is above the lounge
The en-suite shower room to the double bedroom
There is a bunk bed room, also with an en-suite
Dolgellau is a stunning town in the Snowdonia National Park
One well-behaved dog welcome is at the cottage - here's ours, Ralph, on his first trip to Llys Cadwe
New for 2016 - a games room in the cellar with dart board and slate-bed pool table
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3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Dolgellau, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, Wales

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Mayswchen
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“Quaint lovely 3 bedroom cottage by the stream...”
Reviewed May 10, 2016 for a stay in April 2016

When one walked into the cottage seems like entering into another era another time zone.
One needs to stay there to experience the magic that comes out of it.
5 of us with a 3.5yr old and a 6 mth's old baby. The cottage is a gem . Each room has an attached bath. Two of which has long baths. There are 2 stairs one leading to 2 rooms, the other to the attic.
Ceilings are low, doors are small & low, which makes us wonder whether those days people are much smaller than now. Very well equipped kitchen, oven comes with 8 cyclinder rings. 2 ovens, 2 grills. Better than any ovens I have come across.
We did some cooking and enjoyed the whole cottage. There is the basement with a washer & dryer, further in the is also the pool room. An exit door leads to the garden. Once out of it you can have a great view of the lovely stream that runs by the cottage.
During Summer one can hold a lovely bbq in the upper garden.
Would love to visit this cottage again ....

Travelling group: Young Children
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Shaun T
Singapore, Singapore
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“Idyllic, quaint cottage in perfect tranquil surroundings”
Reviewed April 22, 2016 for a stay in April 2016
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So I'm sitting in the lounge on our last night at Llys Cadwen and not looking forward to leaving in the morning! The past couple days here in Dolgellau have been great not in the least because of this wonderful property. (Excellent sunny weather helped too!) Liz and Gavin have really put in a lot of thought into making this place as perfect as it is. Especially love the small touches throughout the cottage such as the fender guitar in the dining room and the old style edison bulbs used for lighting. Detailed information on the property and surrounds sent to us before our arrival really contributed to making our stay exceed expectations.

In our group are 5 adults and 2 kids (3.5 years and 6 months old). The cottage accommodates all of us comfortably, is clean and warm. Short walking distance from the main square where all the shops are. The fully equipped kitchen is excellent. If you're in town on a Thursday be sure to stop by the market in the Free Library for some local produce to whip up a great breakfast! My daughter loved the garden out back next to the stream. The pool table and board games in the basement are a great touch as well.

Dolgellau itself is a nice little village well placed to use as a base to explore the Snowdonia area. Plenty of good restaurants for a night out, although some of them are slightly on the pricier side.

If I had to nitpick: the wifi coverage didn't extend to the whole house and was mainly confined to the areas immediately next to the lounge (nothing much you can do about that with the thick stone walls); only street parking was available (although plenty of space can be found across the stream - its only a short walk); and the floor in the master-bedroom toilet can get pretty wet if you're taking a shower (no curtains).

Highly recommended!

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