CEFN CESTYLL, Betws-Y-Coed
Pets Allowed: No
Price Guide: £520-£1656
Use of nearby leisure centre (3 miles) with pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, steam room and multi-gym
Built in 1620, this former drovers’ inn now forms a superb holiday cottage and is a great place for a family or friends get-together. Attractively furnished and comfortable, with oak beams throughout and two wood-burning stoves, it provides a cosy retreat in the winter months. Standing detached in an elevated position, it is set in a peaceful and pleasant location and enjoys spectacular, far-reaching views over rolling countryside to Snowdonia beyond. The patio area is ideal for barbecues and enjoying the wonderful views. There is a delightful farm trail to explore and guests enjoy free use of a nearby leisure centre (3 miles) with pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, steam room and multi-gym.
Close by is Betws-y-Coed (3 miles), an outstanding 19th-century village, with wonderful walks, lakes and pretty waterfalls. Nearby Llangollen is home to the International Eisteddfodd and offers lively events all year round. A good selection of craft shops in the village sell the famous locally-made Welsh love spoons and rock. Horse-drawn boat rides can be enjoyed on the canal here as well as trips on the steam railway.
Beddgelert is an enchanting village with beautiful riverside walks amidst majestic mountain scenery, and for more walking opportunities in breathtaking landcapes, Llanberis is within easy driving distance. Nestling at the foot of Mount Snowdon, the town also offers a slate museum, Llanberis Lake Railway, the Mountain Railway and the fascinating and informative Electric Mountain. Visit Surf Snowdonia in the Conwy Valley, the UK’s first artificial surfing lake.Golf course, skiing and canoeing can be enjoyed nearby, and other activities in the surrounding area include climbing, paragliding, orienteering, horse riding and fishing. Llandudno 20 miles. Shops 3 miles, pub 2 miles.
Farmhouse-style kitchen with oak dining table, wood-burning stove in inglenook, tiled underfloor heating and 300-year-old oak screen. Spacious sitting room with wood-burning stove and billiard/dining table. Oak framed sun room. Single bedroom with pull-out bed (for +1). Bathroom with toilet. First floor: Galleried double bedroom with 5ft bed and views of Snowdon from the bed! Double bedroom with 5ft bed. Twin bedroom with additional single (for +1). Single bedroom. Shower room with toilet. All bedrooms beamed with sloping ceilings.
- Two wood-burning stoves – initial logs inc, thereafter avail locally
- Elec, biomass CH (some underfloor) and bed linen inc
- Cot by arr
- Two TVs
- Internet connection
- Small garden with patio and furniture
- 100-acre farm trail
- Cycle store
- No smoking
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