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Cwm Cottage

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A Cosy Lounge and Kitchen Diner with Wood Burner
The Original Wrought Iron Gate
A tranquil winter scene entering Cwm Penmachno
1 of 14A Cosy Lounge and Kitchen Diner with Wood Burner
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3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
3 nights minimum
Cottage
Far from the hustle of everyday life, and yet within easy reach of Snowdonia's attractions, a stay at Cwm Cottage promises a peaceful and relaxing experience for those who venture here. Cwm Cottage is a 130 yr old Quarriers Cottage nestled within Cwm Penmachno, a tranquil village steeped in the slate mining history of North Wales. Cwm cottage offers comfortable 6 bed accommodation with lounge and kitchen diner. There is also a front facing garden and back patio with fantastic views of the surrounding countryside. For those with families there is play park locally also. Walking from the door is possible as well as mountain biking using the excellent mountain nike trails in the Machno Valley. The area is also well equipped for geocaching, horse riding and many other activities. If you wan...Far from the hustle of everyday life, and yet within easy reach of Snowdonia's attractions, a stay at Cwm Cottage promises a peaceful and relaxing experience for those who venture here. Cwm Cottage is a 130 yr old Quarriers Cottage nestled within Cwm Penmachno, a tranquil village steeped in the slate mining history of North Wales. Cwm cottage offers comfortable 6 bed accommodation with lounge and kitchen diner. There is also a front facing garden and back patio with fantastic views of the surrounding countryside. For those with families there is play park locally also. Walking from the door is possible as well as mountain biking using the excellent mountain nike trails in the Machno Valley. The area is also well equipped for geocaching, horse riding and many other activities. If you want to get away from it all, go on a refreshing family holiday, Cwm Cottage will provide an excellent and comfortable base. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Jon Paul W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:84%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:January 2013
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Reviewed June 4, 2021

Absolutely amazing property right in the heart of rural Snowdonia, perfect for a quiet getaway with plenty of opportunities to explore the countryside. Everything inside was spotless with all modern amenities and WiFi with great signal! Will be booking again if we visit the same...More

Date of stay: June 2021
Thank Stuart M
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 16, 2020

Date of stay: August 2020
Reviewed August 3, 2020

Starting with the positives, lovely location. Bedding was clean with new looking mattresses but... Everywhere else was really dirty! Black mould all over shower tiles and around nearly every window. Tiled kitchen and lounge floor filthy with a large build up of dirt in the...More

Date of stay: July 2020
Thank CMazza1
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

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Date of stay: August 2019
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

We’re absolutely loving our stay here at Cwm Cottage. A warm and welcoming little cottage in which we’ve had some lovely evenings huddled around the table playing the many games provided. Cwm Penmachno is a great place with plenty of nice walks on the doorstep....More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Reviewed September 15, 2018

We had a great visit, a nicely hidden away cottage with lovely neighbours, the beds were comfortable and rooms nice, may need to bring your own wood etc for wood burner as coal was very low in coal bunker outside. We also had two lovely...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

We absolutely loved our stay at Cwm Cottage. The location is great for all of Snowdonia's attractions as it is very central so most of the main towns are about 30 mins drive away in any direction. Betwys y Coed is a 5-10 minute drive...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank catherinep52015
Reviewed August 13, 2017

Ideal location.. away from it all and really peaceful and beautiful. Word of advise, read the cottage guide sent by Jon in which he clearly calls out essential points like the need to bring towels and buy the essentials. Slightly disappointed that dishwasher tablets were...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Achillies83
Reviewed February 28, 2017

The cottage is surrounded by stunning scenery and is in a very peaceful location. We spent our week visiting places like Portmerian, the Ffestiniog railway and glorious beaches. Lots of lovely walks near by, we had an great one from the cottage so no driving....More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank Gillian B
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 25, 2016

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Date of stay: September 2016
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Parking
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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Car advised
How to get there
If you do not have a car, train can be taken to Betws Y Coed, where there is a 2 hourly bus to Cwm Penmachno. The bus stop is situated some 200m from Cwm Cottage
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Frequently Asked Questions about Cwm Cottage

Cwm Cottage is able to accommodate up to 6 guests. See all property details.

Cwm Cottage has one bathroom available. See all property details.

Cwm Cottage has 3 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Cwm Cottage must last at least 3 nights. See all property details.