Whether you want outdoor adventure in a stunning setting, lazy days on the beach or a base to explore Snowdonia, this delightful holiday cottage in the Welsh village of Rachub is an excellent choice. Superb walks, attractions and tranquility abound. Tourist board rating: 4 Star.
Sleeping up to fourteen guests, Pentre Bach House is the perfect retreat for large groups of families and friends who want to enjoy some time away together in a spectacular seaside setting. Sitting in an enviable position in Snowdonia's spectacular National Park, you can enjoy stunning sunsets over the sea and the lovely beaches of Cardigan Bay as well as the mountains on the doorstep. Whether you want to be active, explore or simply relax by the sea, Pentre Bach House is an excellent choice for you and your party. Tourist board rating: 4 Star.
Why not enjoy superb sunsets over the sea in this cosy holiday cottage that sits in an enviable position within the Snowdonia National Park. Overlooking Cardigan Bay, Y Llaethdy is perfect for couples or small families sleeping up to three and sits in the village of Llwyngwril within easy reach of Barmouth. Plenty of opportunities for lazy days and adventure days. Tourist board rating: 3 Star.
Y Popty sleeps up to six guests and is a lovely character holiday cottage in an enviable position near the sea in the Snowdonia National Park. Sitting in the Welsh village of Llwyngwril close to Barmouth with the magnificent Cader Idris mountain on the doorstep, Pentre Bach offers all the right ingredients whether you want to walk, relax by the sea or explore the areas many attractions. Tourist board rating: 4 Star.
Exceptionally popular, this stylish barn conversion oozes charm and is sits in an idyllic position on a large private estate within the Snowdonia National Park, just half a mile from the sea. With the famous Cader Idris mountain close by, a beach in walking distance, and an indoor heated pool, this dog-friendly retreat is perfect for enjoying precious time with friends or family. Tourist board rating: 5 Star.
Nestling amongst its own spacious garden, this delightful holiday cottage is perfectly located just two minutes from sandy beaches and rugged mountains in the Snowdonia National Park. Close to Barmouth, this is possibly one of the prettiest locations in Wales with its glorious beaches, lovely harbour, shops and restaurants - all the right ingredients for a seaside holiday! Tourist board rating: 5 Star.
Perfectly located in the historic coastal town of Harlech at the foot of its majestic castle, these two stylish holiday cottages offer all the comforts of home and provide a great base for exploring the beautiful Snowdonia National Park. Sitting on the edge of Cardigan Bay, there are glorious sandy beaches for lazy days and plenty of attractions and opportunities for adventure. Tourist board rating: 5 Star.
One of the areas oldest properties, this welcoming farmhouse dates back as far as the 15th Century and affords a beautiful position perfectly sandwiched between the coast and mountains on the West Coast of the Snowdonia National Park. An abundance of attractions make day trips out plentiful, glorious beaches ensure lazy days are relaxing and for those who like to keep active, the area offers plenty of opportunity for adventure. Tourist board rating: 5 Star.
A 16th Century traditional Welsh farm offering self-catering set amongst beautiful countryside between the beach and mountains on the west coast of Snowdonia National Park. Plenty to see and do and an ideal base for relaxing or exploring this beautiful area with plenty to keep outdoor enthusiasts occupied amongst the glorious setting of the Rhinog Mountain Range. Tourist board rating: 5 Star.
A cosy cottage providing an ideal retreat for outdoor enthusiasts in the historic town of Blaenau Ffestiniog surrounded by the Snowdonia National Park. Ideal for walkers, bikers and those who want to explore the national park and its many attractions.
Relaxed, comfy and great value for money, this large property allows big groups of up to thirty to getaway and enjoy time together under one roof. There are ten bedrooms, a games room, cinema and even a bar! Set in four acres of grounds with the most amazing seas views, Ty Gwyn is a short walk from the pub, shop and beach below Llwyngwril village - guests can enjoy fabulous walking and mountain biking locally.
A delightful 18th century dog-friendly cottage in a quiet position amongst dramatic scenery in the village of Tanygrisiau with the famous Ffestiniog Steam Railway within walking distance. Right in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park, guests have plenty to see and do with a character cottage to return home to with multi fuel stove and beams.
Tudor Cottage has lots of original charm and enjoys an elevated position that rewards with magnificent far-reaching views over the glorious unspoilt countryside of North Wales. A perfect rural retreat for up to four guests with the use of a hot tub, you can spend your days exploring the many attractions of the Snowdonia National Park or simply relax and unwind in this beautiful setting. Just six miles from the market town of Bala.
An attractive stone self-catering cottage nestling in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park. A perfect retreat for walkers and ideal as a base for exploring this exceptionally scenic part of North Wales with Porthmadog, Beddgelert and the glorious coastline a short drive away.
A very comfortable holiday retreat for two with wonderful views in the village of Penrhyndeudraeth, Snowdonia, North Wales. Perfect for enjoying the many attractions and outdoor activities that North Wales has to offer.
A delightful holiday cottage just two miles from the lovely award winning mountain village of Beddgelert - an ideal base for exploring North Wales, Snowdonia National Park and its many attractions. With the Watkin Path accessible from the cottage (for climbing Snowdon), a stunning river opposite and beaches within easy driving distance, this is ideal for outdoor enthusiasts, beach lovers or those who want to explore Snowdonia's many attractions
Sleeping six to eight guests, this comfortable cottage is ideally placed on the outskirts of Trawsfynydd village, one of Snowdonia's super activity centres and within easy reach of Blaneau Ffestiniog and Coed y Brenin Forest Park. Affordable accommodation which is ideal for groups of friends and families who have a passion for the great outdoors.
Providing a warm welcome at any time of the year, The Granary is one of two self-catering cottages that enjoy an elevated position and stunning views over glorious North Wales scenery. Located six miles from the market town of Bala, guests can enjoy peace and tranquility whilst being centrally located for exploring Snowdonia's stunning national park and many attractions. With the use of a hot tub, this is the perfect country retreat for a relaxing holiday.
A lovely holiday cottage only two miles from the picturesque award winning mountain village of Beddgelert in the Snowdonia National Park - an ideal base for exploring North Wales and its many attractions and superb walks from the front door including The Watkin Path for those who want to tackle Snowdon!
Beautifully presented combining classic charm and style, this pretty stone holiday cottage sits in an idyllic position just half a mile from the sea in Snowdonia's spectacular National Park. With iconic Cader Idris nearby, as well as uncrowded beaches, beautiful scenery and an on-site indoor pool, Dove Cottage is an ideal place to relax at any time of the year. Tourist board rating: 4 Star.
The county has a rich heritage and it fostered a British Prime Minister in David Lloyd George who, even though he was born in Manchester, spent his youth in the county before moving onto bigger things. In fact, Gwynedd was also home to ‘Lawrence of Arabia’, T.E. Lawrence and you can visit his childhood home which is set in the small village of Tremadog and known as Snowden Lodge.
Gwynedd can be identified by its small, railway towns that are found all over the county, in addition to its diverse and bountiful wildlife, traditional seaside resorts and numerous outdoor pursuits.
The mining town of Blaenau Ffestiniog has a rich history and heritage and is a popular tourist destination within the county. It features the Llechwedd Slate Caverns which provide a fascinating glimpse into the mining industry in the area and how it made Blaenau Ffestiniog known throughout the country. Like many other towns in the area it placed a huge importance on its railways and the Ffestiniog Railway is a major tourist attraction with its steam trains and age old feel.
Within the Snowdonia National Park is the market town of Dolgellau and here visitors can experience stunning views of the beautiful landscapes and enjoy a wealth of outdoor activities. There are national renowned mountain bike trails around the adjoining countryside and other active pursuits include hill walking, hiking, horse riding, white-water rafting as well as rock climbing and the town is the base for the striking Cadair Idris Mountain.
In keeping with the industrial nature of the county itself, the Sygun Copper Mine which is found in the sleepy village of Beddgelert is a popular attraction. Visitors can go into the mines and learn about its history in amongst the rolling hills and valleys of the Welsh countryside. Gwynedd isn’t all industry and railways and it also has a stretching coastline with beautiful beaches and small seaside towns. The coastal path where walking or cycling enthusiasts can navigate runs for around 180 miles throughout Wales, with a large portion being found in Gwynedd. A relaxing and refreshing way to explore the county.
Traditionalism and heritage play a massive role in this part of the world and for many people; the county of Gwynedd has barely changed in decades. Even now you can soak up the industrious nature of the county with its railways, mining towns and agriculture. In amongst all this are some fantastic beauty spots stretching as far as the eye can see, combined with its majestic coastline and multitude of outdoor pursuits, making Gwynedd a jewel in the Welsh crown.