People talk about North Wales and the Snowdonia National Park as being "wild" and "rugged", and in certain parts, it is breathtakingly dramatic. However, there are areas which are peaceful and sheltered, like those around Dwygyfylchi where Warrandyte Cottage is. Just a few miles from historic Conwy and within walking distance of two pubs and a golf club, the Victorian quarryman's cottage has incredible views. Warrandyte Cottage has been skilfully refurbished to offer a very high standard of self catering holiday accommodation for up to five guests and is popular with families and couples who come to enjoy the fantastic activities on offer.
Stylish throughout, Castle Reach is a popular choice with families and friends and puts you right in the heart of the ancient town of Conwy in Wales. Just a short stroll from the harbour and quayside, you have everything on the doorstep including artisan shops, galleries and plenty of places to enjoy a meal out. Snowdonia's stunning national park is just waiting to satisfy outdoor enthusiasts, with wonderful beaches for those wanting to relax and recharge.
Laurel Cottage is set on an acre of grounds and boasts stunning Snowdonia views, as well as a private outdoor hot tub and a heated indoor swimming pool. It's near to the village of Eglwysbach, three miles from National Trust Bodnant Gardens and within easy reach of Conwy and Llandudno. This area is packed with ways to have fun, whether you're the sort who enjoys scaling mountains, bouncing around on subterranean trampolines, wandering around stately homes and gardens, or dining daily on fresh local produce. Laurel sleeps four people in two bedrooms and is child and dog-friendly. It's available for bookings all year round.
Enjoy all the beauty of North Wales from this welcoming holiday cottage. Fig Tree sleeps five people in two rooms and is perfect for families or couples. Guests enjoy spectacular views of the Carneddau (Snowdonia) and a location near to Eglwysbach village. Gorgeous gardens, mountains, mountain bike trails, and top Snowdonia attractions like Adventure Parc Snowdonia, Conwy Castle, Llandudno Pier, the Welsh Mountain Zoo and Portmeirion within a few miles. Guests have an acre of grounds that include a heated indoor swimming pool and a picnic spot. Fig Tree Cottage is available for bookings all year round.
Mountain View is a fantastic big self-catering property for groups in an amazing location only a stone's throw from the beach at Penmaenmawr on the North Wales coast. Snowdonia National Park, Anglesey and attractions like Conwy Castle are all within easy reach, with plenty of things to see and do including memorable coastal walks and an excellent network of cycling routes. The former Victorian hotel has been renovated to provide accommodation for up to 55 people in 17 bedrooms with multiple rooms for socialising and entertaining, a full Sky TV package, cinema room and outdoor space. Grab the kids, the dogs and your granny and head north - this house is too good to miss!
Sitting close to the edge of Snowdonia National Park, this delightful holiday cottage offers the best of both worlds - a tranquil setting for a relaxing break with a multitude of attractions and great days out within easy reach. Just five miles from picturesque Betws-y-Coed, the surrounding area is a superb playground for outdoor enthusiasts including fantastic walking and mountain biking. The market town of Llanrwst is just a mile away with shops and pubs. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Sycamore Cottage (with the use of a hot tub) enjoys a fabulous position on a private estate on the North Coast of Wales on the edge of Snowdonia's stunning National Park. Perfect for couples, families and friends and a great base for exploring the area with historic Conwy just four miles away and glorious beaches for lazy days.
There is nothing to spoil the view from Driftwood Cottage, which overlooks the Menai Strait to Anglesey and Puffin Island. The cute terraced cottage is within walking distance of Penmaenmawr beach and promenade, as well as cafes, shops and the Bron Eryri pub. The stylish interior and landscaped garden make the cottage a perfect self-catering choice for couples looking for a romantic escape on the North Wales coast, or a very comfortable retreat for a solo traveller wanting to see Conwy Castle, Snowdonia, and other fantastic attractions that make this an incredible place to stay in any season.
Graiglwyd Holiday Cottages have everything you need for a relaxing self-catering holiday, including a peaceful location just a mile from Penmaenmawr beach and four miles from the medieval walled town of Conwy. There is plenty to see and do whether you are on holiday for a short break, a week, or even longer. Guests can enjoy fantastic walks through the Snowdonia National Park, exhilarating mountain bike rides, and fishing at the on-site Graiglwyd Fishery. Elm Cottage sleeps up to four people in two bedrooms and can be booked on its own or together with one of Graiglwyd Estate's five other self-catering cottages for those who want to holiday with friends or family.
Yew Cottage is the perfect choice for couples, friends and families and is located in a tranquil position just a mile from Penmaenmawr beach and four miles from Conwy with its medieval walled town and magnificent castle. Close to many of Snowdonia's top attractions, Graiglwyd Springs Holiday Cottages allows you to enjoy all of Snowdonia's best bits whether your passion is walking, mountain biking, fishing (available on-site), touring or simply relaxing.
Next to the Snowdonia National Park and with beautiful views the Menai Straits, Graiglwyd Estate offers a high standard of self-catering in six cottages which sleep between two and eight guests. Conwy and Llandudno are both just a few miles away, while the Snowdon Mountain Railway, Zip World and Surf Snowdon are not much further. There are miles of footpaths and mountain bike routes in the vicinity, and the opportunity to fish in the well-stocked lake on site. Whether you are on holiday with your partner, your kids or your extended family and friends, Graiglwyd Estate cottages are perfect.
The Graiglwd Estate offers six beautiful self-catering cottages sleeping between two and eight people in a breathtaking location close to the Snowdonia National Park. Guests enjoy not only a high standard of accommodation but beautiful views of the Menai Straits and the Great Orme. The medieval town of Conwy with its impressive castle built by Edward I is only four miles away, with other nearby attractions including the Victorian seaside resort of Llandudno, Caernarfon Castle and Bodnant Gardens.
Ty Fynnon is ideal for large or extended families or friends who want to be close to the mountains and the sea. The lovely cottage is one of six beautiful self-catering cottages on a private estate next to Snowdonia National Park and just a mile from the beach and four miles from Conwy. There is space for up to eight people to sleep in four bedrooms, a generous sized garden with the option of a hot tub and on-site fishing all year round.
Stay within the ancient walls of Conwy in this charming three bedroom terrace holiday cottage with fantastic views. Gwynfryn sleeps up to six people in three bedrooms and has a flexible layout that appeals to families and couples who appreciate being within walking distance of Conwy Castle, the river, beach, shops and places to eat and drink if you want a night off self-catering. Conwy has excellent public transport links, so staying here means you do not have to drive to be able to immerse yourself in the natural beauty, history and culture of Conwy and the surrounding area.
Escape to the beauty of North Wales in this charming period cottage in the friendly village of Llanfairfechan. Capel Ucha sleeps up to four people in two double bedrooms, with lots of space inside and out for couples, families and friends. It is within walking distance of the beach, village shop and local pub, and has access to fantastic footpaths and cycling routes leading to Snowdonia National Park, the Carneddau Mountain Range and the Nant y Coed Nature Reserve. Anglesey, Conwy and Llandudno are all within easy reach for fun days out, as are favourite attractions that include the Snowdon Mountain Railway and Zip World.
Bryn Barcud Bach is an eco-friendly holiday cottage located in the small hamlet of Trofarth, three miles from the village of Eglwysbach, above the Conwy Valley. Dating back to the 17th century this charming cottage is surrounded by beautiful countryside with fantastic views across the forests and fields. Enjoy walking, biking and climbing in the Snowdonia National Park, lazy days on the beach, or simply while away the days with a quiet morning coffee, a peaceful read of a good book or evening glass of wine as you soak up the tranquil atmosphere in this beautiful corner of Wales. Sleeping two in one double bedroom, Bryn Barcud Bach is the perfect getaway for either a relaxing romantic retreat or for adventurous couples looking for an active self-catering break.
A cosy holiday cottage located within the grounds of the castle walls of the medieval town of Conwy and within a short stroll of the towns many amenities and harbour. Watkin Cottage enjoys a picturesque setting and is a perfect self-catering base for a holiday exploring North Wales and the Snowdonia National Park.
As the name suggests, this charming fisherman's cottage enjoys a great location within the old town walls of the World Heritage Site of Conwy. The harbour, beaches, shops and places for a meal out are strolling distance away from the holiday cottage and Snowdonia's stunning national park offers endless opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts. Perfect for those torn between the mountains and the coast.
Impressive from the outside and welcoming from within, Y Wern is an attractive stone holiday home ideally placed in the Welsh seaside town of Llanfairfechan on the North coast. Sleeping up to 8 guests, Y Wern is perfect for families large or small, with 4 bedrooms, a huge garden of 12 acres and lots of character throughout. The beach and pub are within walking distance and there are an abundance of outdoor adventures to enjoy locally in Snowdonia National Park.
Nothing beats a good, old-fashioned holiday by the seaside. Although the charm of Penmaenmawr is as traditional as you like, the interior of Pen Terrace is comfortingly modern and very comfortable, providing 4-Star accommodation for four people in two bedrooms. It's great for couples or families who love being within a short walk of the beach, promenade, park, shops, cafes and other amenities. Conwy, Caernarfon, and Anglesey are all within a short drive, as is Llanberris and the base of Snowdon, and Betws-y-Coed. Walking, mountain biking, fishing and watersports are all on the doorstep, with many more opportunities for adventure and fun a stone's throw away in Snowdonia National Park. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
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