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Pont Arenig, delightful, traditional Welsh Cottage, heart of Snowdonia

An old, traditional Welsh farm house
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4 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Dolwyddelan, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, Wales
Spectacular Views, Amazing Location In Heart Of Snowdonia,
Beautiful Holiday Cottage in North Wales.
Available for autumn, winter, spring or summer breaks

Delightful, traditional, Welsh cottage in the village of Dolwyddelan. Stunning location with spectacular mountain views. Set in 5 acres of garden and meadow-land. In the heart of Snowdonia National park, secluded, but not remote and with easy access to nearby tourist attractions. Perfect location for walking, cycling and all mountain pursuits.

4 bedrooms, 3 double: kingsize, double and bunk beds. 1 single, plus fold out bed. 2 bathrooms, cot and highchair. Sleeps up to 8 people plus infant.
3 large reception rooms, including west facing conservatory. Full central heating, log effect electric fire. Comfortably furnished. Fully equipped kitchen including, micowave, dishwasher, washing...
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Listing #HL1298783
About the Owner
Nicky B
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2014
Interaction with guests
I can usually be contacted by phone or email. I am happy to provide further information about the cottage and the local area. I have a lovely new housekeeper who lives locally as well as a gardener/maintenance man who can help when things go wrong. Their contact details are available on the guest information sheet. There is a welcome pack containing milk, butter, coffee, tea and bread/cake from the local bakery.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely cottage, fantastic views, great place for kids to play. Not all beige and white which was refreshing, meant we could relax during our stay. Nicky was great and really helpful. Only problem was difficult to find at night!! Great to wake up in the...More

Thank Lindsey B
Passport508965, VR Owner at Pont Arenig, delightful, traditional Welsh Cottage, heart of Snowdonia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind review. The property is located off the main road but I will get some lighting for the end of the driveway.

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Booked this accommodation from trip advisor reviews. Thankfully the majority of reviews are what we found. Lovely little cottage with plenty of character and space for 8 adults. The location and surroundings of the cottage were idyllic. The communication from Nicky was quick and informative....More

1  Thank Allyk52
Management response:Responded July 11, 2018

Many thanks for your lovely review. Please come again.

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Reviewed June 28, 2018

Great little cottage with good location as a base for heading off to climb Snowdon. Situated just outside a nice quiet village with good local amenities. Nice garden and conservatory to chill out after a long day of walking and climbing. Little bit dated in...More

Thank Matthew H
Management response:Responded July 2, 2018

Thank you for your review. The house is 3oo years old so I think it is entitled to be a bit dated!

  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 AM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Queen
    2 Twins
    1 Crib
    1 Bunk
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
Pont Arenig is on the edge of a delightful, friendly village. There are fields around the property and spectacular mountain views. However, the shop and pub are only a five minute walk. The shop sells everything you need for your stay, from fresh chicken korma to a bicycle repair kit! If you want a cosy bar and restaurant then Ellen's Castle Hotel, a ten minute walk, is open to non-residents.
Getting around
Tired of driving? the train station in the village is served by the famous Conwy Line and connects with the Ffestiniogg Steam Railway then on to Porthmadog for the Welsh Highland Railway and Cambrian Coastal line.
In season, the Snowdonia Sherpa bus service makes A to B walks possible and resolves parking problems.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Liverpool: 75.0 km
Railway: Dolwyddelan: 1.0 km
Ferry: Holyhead: 79.0 km
The property is easily accessible from the A470, from Dolwyddelan to Bleaunau Ffestiniog. There are also links, via Llandudno to the main rail network to London, Manchester, Liverpool and Birmingham, These cities are all served by international airports.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 20.0 km.
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