sleeps 8 8
4 bedrooms 4
3 bathrooms 3
2 dogs allowed 2
family friendly
4 star4 star4 star4 star
Sea viewsTown

Cottage with woodburner, Town, Sea views

This striking, Edwardian detached holiday home is set in an elevated positioned, overlooking the glistening waters of the Irish sea in the picturesque town of Barmouth. Tucked away amongst 1.1 acres of secluded woodland on the coast of North Wales, whilst enjoying close proximity to the rolling countryside of Snowdonia National Park, Cynfal provides an excellent base for a memorable group celebration. Park up in the spacious off-road parking area settled at road level and marvel at the impressive exterior of this striking holiday home nestled amongst the lush greenery before unloading your bags and making your way up the stone steps to begin your staycation. Stepping inside, discard of your shoes and coats in the generous hallway before making your way through to the snug sitting room, flooded with light welcomed in through the elegant bay window, to enjoy a moment of peace in front of the television as the woodburner crackles nearby. Moving through the property, discover the well-equipped kitchen tucked away at the rear, beautifully-appointed with an eye-catching blue décor and housing a range of helpful amenities, including an electric double oven and induction hob, whilst a handy washing machine helps ensure cleaning up is a breeze! Rustle up a hot meal and serve your culinary delights at the nearby dining table, where you and your guests can host dinner for eight or take advantage of the warmer weather and fire up the barbeque, where you can dine with an unspoilt view across the estuary toward the Cader Idris mountain range. End each fun-filled day in style with an indulgent soak in the bubbling hot tub, where its elevated position provides the perfect spot to gaze at the starts above whilst the little ones keep themselves entertained with a game of table football indoors. As your eyes grow heavy, retreat to one of four well-presented bedrooms to catch your rest, with a sumptuous double benefiting from Jack-and-Jill access to the shower room on the ground floor, whilst a king-size, a further double and a family room with both a double and single bed can be found on the first floor. Completing the property is a contemporary bathroom fit with an elegant roll-top bath, perfect for pouring in the bubbles and indulging in a soak with a good book in hand at the beginning of a new day. Take advantage of your close proximity to the glorious sands of Traeth Abermaw and head to the beach with your bucket and spade in tow, where you can paddle the shores of the glistening waters, practice your stroke with a dip in the sea, or simply bask in the sun and sand. After working up an appetite, venture into the heart of Barmouth where you'll find a wealth of delicious eateries to choose from, including traditional pubs, quaint cafes and foreign cuisines, promising to serve something to suit everyone, whilst the local supermarket is perfect for picking up any last-minute ingredients. Take a stroll across Barmouth Bridge and appreciate the stunning views of Barmouth Harbour from the Mawddach estuary, great for cycling and walking to George III hotel. Take a step back in time with a tour of Tŷ Crwn, a roundhouse dating back to 1834, built as a lock-up comprising of two cells to house petty criminals, or catch the passenger ferry across the estuary and spend an afternoon relaxing amongst the greens of Fairbourne Golf Club. Journey north along the coast to delve deep underground to discover the eerie tunnels leading through the Llanfair Slate Caverns. Whilst you're in the area, be sure to embark on an adventure through the craggy landscape of Snowdonia National Park, where walking, cycling and hiking trails can be found in abundance; why not follow in the tracks of cycling legend Sir David Brailsford along the Ffordd Brailsford Way or tackle the climb to the summit of Mount Snowdon? For a truly magical escape to Wales, choose Cynfal.

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internet access tv games room

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microwave dishwasher freezer laundry facilities
bath shower  towels

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Central heating open fire Wood stove parking garden Welcome pack

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Family Friendly

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dogs allowed

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Barmouth, Gwynedd
Nearest city: Dolgellau, Gwynedd 10 mile(s)


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The living areas in the property consist of a kitchen with an electric double oven, an induction hob, a kettle, toaster, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher, a utility with a washing machine, a dining room with seating for 8, a sitting room with a Smart TV and a woodburning stove and a games room. The bedrooms consist of a king-size, a ground-floor double with Jack-and-Jill access to shower room, a double and a family room with a double and a single, along with a bathroom and a ground-floor shower room. Outside, there is an enclosed terrace with furniture, hot tub and barbeque and off-road parking for 6 cars. Within 0.5 miles, you will find a shop, and within 0.2, a pub, and please note that this is a non-smoking property. Three well-behaved pets are welcome. WiFi, fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price. Soak in the sights of this remarkable part of North Wales with a stay at Cynfal. Note: The family room is to sleep a maximum of 2 guests. Note: The dogs are to be kept downstairs. Note: The parking area is set across the road a short walk from the property. Note: There are ten steps leading from road level to the property.

Barmouth, a picturesque resort on the Welsh coast, is enveloped by the picturesque landscape of the Snowdonia National Park. This charming seaside town has a large Blue Flag sandy beach and an abundance of shops, pubs, and restaurants, offering a one-stop base for a fabulous staycation! Mount Cader Idris and The Mawddach Estuary are both within easy reach, ideal for the avid outdoor adventurer, whilst Harlech Castle, St David's golf course, and Portmeirion are each well worth a visit.

Four bedrooms: 1 x king-size, 1 x ground-floor double with Jack-and-Jill access to shower room, 1 x double, 1 x family room with a double and a single. Ground-floor shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC. Bathroom with roll top bath, basin and WC. Kitchen. Utility. Dining room. Sitting room with woodburning stove. Games room

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Near beachFishing availableGolf course nearbyLocal Pub

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