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Glan yr Afon Holiday Cottage

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Glan yr Afon Holiday Cottage - Ffestiniog Holiday Cottages
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8 reviews
Glan yr Afon Holiday Cottage - Ffestiniog Holiday Cottages
Warm and welcoming lounge with impressive inglenook fireplace and multi fuel wood burning stove
Lovely lounge with lots of charm, comfortable seating and dining area
Well appointed and equipped kitchen
The Ffestiniog narrow gauge railway at Tanygrisiau, high above the cottage
Cwmorthin Lake - a lovely walk from the cottage
Rhosydd Chapel, beyond Cwmorthin Lake - another fantastic walk amongst some dramatic scenery
Black Rock Sands, Morfa Bychan - about a 20 minute drive away
Portjmeirion - About a 15 minute drive away
Beautiful scenery and a small river at the front of the cottage
Welsh Highland Steam railway crossing at the bridge in Porthmadog
The Fairy Glen, Betws y Coed - about a 15 minute drive away
Caernarfon Castle - about a 30 minute drive away
Conwy Castle - about a 25 minute drive away
Harlech Beach - about a 20-25 minute drive away
Llyn Mair - beautiful lake and woodland walks here and only a short drive away
Great Horse Riding in Snowdonia
Antur Stiniog's Downhill Trails, Blaenau Ffestiniog - only a 5 minute drive away
Llama Trekking at Coed y Brenin & Black Rock Sands - only 15 - 20 minutes drive away
Zip World - Bethesda - about a 35 minute drive and Zip World Titan, Blaenau - 2 minutes away
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Tanygrisiau, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, Wales
Nostalgia of traditional smoke & steam pervades when the famous Ffestiniog Steam railway runs past the rear of the cottage. Glan yr Afon is a delightful 18th century miner's cottage which retains character and features from a bygone era, such as an impressive inglenook fireplace housing a multi fuel wood burring stove and original exposed beams in the lounge. The cottage overlooks a small mountain river, and open countryside scenery to the front with a backdrop of craggy hillside behind.

Glan yr Afon exudes a warm & friendly welcome and is presented to a good standard with special attention to detail to ensure a comfortable stay is had by all.

Standing amongst some dramatic scenery and enjoying views of countryside and hills encompassing the Manod mountains at the front with a craggy backdrop of the Moelwyn mountains which...
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Listing #HL521527
About the Owner
Angie R
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

We spent two weeks in this wonderful cosy cottage, equipped with everything you can just think of. It was clean, quiet and is a perfect starting point for discovering Snowdonia National Park and the north of Wales. The communication with the Angie was without any...More

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Management response:Responded 30 May 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review, we are so pleased you had a fantastic 2 weeks at our cottage, and that the weather was so good for you, always a bonus. We'd be delighted to welcome you back anytime and we hope to see you...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Really nice cottage perfect location for zip world and Snowdon not to far to drive to defiantly stay again

2  Thank smole4
Management response:Responded 20 March 2018

Thank you Simon for your lovely review and comments. So glad you enjoyed your recent stay with us and we hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back. Regards, Angie and Rich

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

Even though the weather was terrible for our week this little cottage immediately felt homely we'd settled in. Very well equipped and clean. Parking opposite in one of the "bays" is really useful on a narrow road. The scenery is spectacular and there is so...More

1  Thank CharliesMum123
Management response:Responded 29 December 2017

Thank you for a lovely review and your kind comments, we are so glad you had a lovely stay at our cottage and we hope to welcome you back in the future. Warm wishes, Angie and Rich.

Amenities
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Dogs only are welcome, a maximum of 2. They must remain downstairs and not be left alone in the cottage, unless kept in a crate. Please DO NOT allow dogs on the furniture or on...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 7 nights --
€509
£450
7 Jul 2018 -
20 Jul 2018
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7 nights --
€453
£400
21 Jul 2018 -
27 Jul 2018
Default
7 nights --
€543
£480
28 Jul 2018 -
24 Aug 2018
Default
7 nights --
€588
£520
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Euros and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
We do offer short breaks (minimum of 3 nights) all year round subject to availability. We can also be flexible with the changeover/arrival day depending on the time of year. Please enquire for availability and prices. You can stay for 1 or 2 nights (subject to availability) however there is a 3 night minimum charge.
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About the neighbourhood
The cottage stands amongst some dramatic scenery and enjoys views of countryside and hillside encompassing the Manod mountains at the front with a craggy backdrop of the Moelwyn mountains which protect the village from much of the wind from northerly gales in the winter and give the village a pleasant southerly aspect with relatively mild weather considering how high it is located in Snowdonia. The cottage is situated in a terrace of about 12 cottages and is located in a quiet position away from the main road and passing traffic, there are parking bays opposite which are for the use of the terrace, so parking should not be a problem, but is on a first come, first served basis.

Situated in the village of Tanygrisiau, meaning Under the Steps, a close neighbour of the larger town, better kno...
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Railway: Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd: 1.5 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 13.0 km.
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