Sitting in a peaceful position at the very heart of Anglesey, Felin Menaw sits in the shadows of the windmill ruins and is surrounded by glorious lush Welsh countryside. Providing a lovely mix of modern style with period character, the cottage sleeps four guests in two bedrooms and is an excellent choice for those who want to escape away and enjoy this beautiful part of Wales. There are miles of footpaths and cycling trails, as well as stables for horse riding. A firm favourite with couples, families and friends, the cottage is close to the many attractions on Anglesey including Holyhead, the glorious beaches of Newborough and Porth Dafarch, South Stack Cliffs and Lighthouse, Llynnon Mill and Beaumaris Castle.
Stay in the heart of beautiful Anglesey at Ffynnon Mab. This welcoming modern Victorian farmhouse is surrounded by lush fields with views to the Lleyn Peninsula, and sleeps five people in three bedrooms. There are miles of footpaths and cycling trails, as well as stables for horse riding. Ffynnon Mab is a favourite with families and couples who enjoy being close to all of Anglesey's best sights and attractions including Holyhead, South Stack Cliffs and Lighthouse, Llynnon Mill, Beaumaris Castle, and pristine beaches like Newborough, Porth Dafarch.
For sea lovers, this holiday home sits in an enviable position overlooking the sea on the edge of the small village of Rhosneigr in North Wales. Perfectly positioned on the new Coastal Path with direct access to the sandy beach below - fantastic location for surfers and waterlovers.
Llys Tegfan Two sleeps up to six guests and enjoys the exclusive use of a private swimming pool (available April through September, Half Terms, Christmas and New Year). Part of a Victorian House, this welcoming retreat is located in the little village of Llandegfan on the South West coast of the Isle of Anglesey, just two miles from Beaumaris in North Wales. An excellent location for exploring the Island as well as the Snowdonia National Park.
Llys Tegfan One sleeps up to eight guests and is part of a large Victorian house with exclusive use of a private swimming pool (available April through September, Half Terms, Christmas and New Year). It is located in the small village of Llandegfan just two miles from Beaumaris on the south west coast of the Isle of Anglesey, North Wales. It is an ideal location for exploring the island and the Snowdonia National Park.
The countryside of Anglesey is full of mysterious Welsh monuments from Ancient times. Discover megaliths and menhirs (prehistoric standing stones) which can be found all over the Isle of Anglesey. There are also stories that Anglesey was home to the Celtic druids. Bryn Celli Ddu, The Mound in the Dark Grove, is an ancient burial chamber that can be found on the island. With menhirs, inscribed stones and an accessible chamber, the whole place has an aura of Celtic druid spirituality and mystery. Beaumaris Castle is a more traditional monument, dating back to the 13th century. With a beautiful spiral tower and sparkling moat, it is a picturesque mark on the Welsh countryside, which is why it has been named as a World Heritage Site. The prison cells at nearby Beaumaris Gaol are said to be haunted and await those ready to be spooked!
The Welsh language is an important part of life in Anglesey, with over 70% of the population speaking Welsh. The Isle of Anglesey is home to the village with the longest name in the United Kingdom, Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch. The name roughly translates to 'St Mary's Church in the hollow of the white hazel near the rapid whirlpool and the church of St Tysilio with a red cave'. Tourist spots in the village include the railway station with the infamous village sign and the Marquess of Anglesey's Column, which offers stunning views of the county.
The isles of Anglesey and Holyhead are well-known for their beautiful coastlines. With magical coves and rock pools, as well as untouched bays and perfect picnic spots, a trip to Anglesey would be incomplete without visiting the seaside. There are amazing sights to be seen with boats offering the chance to see animals such as seals, porpoises and dolphins. Those who enjoy sea fishing will also have a fantastic time! The village of Newborough's beaches connect to a wonderful forest and it is close to Llanddwyn Island. Home to many Welsh legends, the small isle has associations with Dwynwen, the Welsh version of St. Valentine. The remains of St. Dwynwen's Church can be found on the isle, as well as alluring stories of the Saint.
People who love activities bound in nature will love the county of Anglesey. Walking, cycling and horse riding are all catered for with wonderful trails and paths throughout the Isles. The nearby mountainous area of Snowdonia provides an amazing backdrop to the county's untouched landscapes. Beautiful bays, ancient Welsh monuments, Blue Flag beaches and the spiritual nature of Anglesey, as well as its Welsh-speaking people, all make it a charming and captivating holiday destination.