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Snug in Snowdonia- woodburner/dog friendly-walking distance to beaches

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom cottage in a beautiful rural setting overlooking the Mawddach Estuary

Peacefully set in the village of Arthog at the southern end of the Snowdonia National Park, at the foot of the Cader Idris, Arthog Hall Barns have stunning views of the Rhinog Mountains and are ideally positioned opposite the Mawddach Trail, giving access by foot, or bicycle to the famous Abermaw Bridge, Fairbourne Beach, Penmaenpool with its waterside pub and beyond to the market town of Dolgellau, from where the more ambitious can take advantage of the Coed y Brenin mountain biking trail.

The wider area can be explored via the Cambrian coastal railway from nearby Morfa Mawddach Station linking to the national rail network at Machynlleth.

The area has a wealth of bird watching, including the RSPB site at Penmaenpool, fishing and mountain walking, as well as close access to a number of beautiful beaches, the nearest being the unspoilt Fairbourne Beach (Blue-Flag) two miles away.

The Aberdovey and Royal St. Davids links golf courses are a twenty-minute drive away.

We also have another house in the next courtyard which can sleep up to 10 people - Tan Y Coed - property listing number - 1576350

the properties can be rented together for large groups/families to sleep a total of 14-15

More Details

Owner
Victoria Little & Sean Meagher
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 August, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday barn in Arthog in Gwynedd

Property Type:
  • barn
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • The family bathroom is fully tiled with fixed shower over the bath and also a detachable shower head on the side of the bath - Luxurious pima cotton towels are supplied.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Kingsize bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot , 2 x single beds - could fit a cot in this room
  • The cottage is arranged with a king size bed in one bedroom and twin beds in the second bedroom. There is a full size cot available if required - this would fit into the twin room
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Snug in Snowdonia- woodburner/dog friendly-walking distance to beaches
average rating of 4.9761906 based on 42 reviews
5

Cosy, nicely decorated and well equipped accommodation

  • 5 of 5

A cosy well equipped cottage for 4. Tastefully decorated with lots of small extras including a welcome hamper. Fantastic views across the estuary with close access to the Snowdonia national park. Very helpful and accommodating owner.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
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5

Really great place to stay - couldn't recommend more.

  • 5 of 5

We've been to a fair few places in the U.K. in recent years with our Labrador, George, and this was probably our favourite.

Really good standard to the accommodation and it's perfectly situated for some great walks on the Mawddach Trail, particularly to Barmouth.

Would thoroughly recommend to anyone wanting some relaxation and dog friendly walks in beautiful surroundings.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great cottage in a lovely location

  • 5 of 5

Within 75mins drive of the furthest Zipworld location and hour to Snowdon's Pyg/Miners trail car park. Easy stroll to Barmouth beach and pubs. Cottage has everything you could want and is very comfortable. Perfect for family or friends. We wish we could have stayed longer.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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4

A beautiful, comfy cottage

  • 4 of 5

We spent the weekend at this lovely house and whilst we were lucky enough to have fantastic weather while we were there, the house is well equipped and comfortable enough to be holed up in it for a rainy weekend without any complaint. The owners were incredibly helpful and friendly (and provided the best home baked bread we've ever tasted!), the location is perfect and the house feels very luxurious. It's a lovely touch that the owners provide dog towels and a tray for placing muddy boots out of the way but there were a couple of things that would have made our stay even more perfect. As one of the dogs we had with us has the attention span of a flea when it comes to obedience, an enclosed garden would have made our stay all the more relaxing. Similarly, one of the bedrooms has a door to the steps on the front of the house as its only window and due to the high temperatures while we were there, we wanted to sleep with the door open but had to barricade it to sleep soundly without concern of escaping canines - a barn door arrangement would be better for that door. All in all, a fantastic stay, we loved it.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic place to stay, very cosy, would highly recommend this to everyone. Lovely area, plenty of walks and activities.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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5

Title should read perfect snug in Snowdonia

  • 5 of 5

We have recently returned from a perfect week in this lovely cottage. This place really has everything that you could possibly need. The cottage is situated facing the estuary with lovely walks right on your doorstep. On our arrival Victoria & Fintan welcomed us. As we were unpacking Victoria came across with a still warm freshly baked loaf of bread, inside there was some locally made cheese & pickle so we swiftly opened a bottle of wine and enjoyed it sat on the patio looking out at the gorgeous view!! Also provided in the welcome pack bacon, eggs, milk tea & coffee.. the list goes on. We celebrated our anniversary during the week and had some lovely surprises from Victoria & our family.

Victoria & Sean have thought of every single detail you will not stay at this cottage and think of anything that they have not already thought of. The bed is so comfortable and the most luxurious sheets & duvet !! Not forgetting the fluffy towels.. There are loads of maps, things to do, places to visit & guide book information all available at the cottage.

We cannot recommend this cottage enough and we most certainly will be returning x

  • Review Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
115 Miles
Birmingham
Nearest Ferry
72 Miles
Holyhead
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Morfa Mawdach
Nearest Motorway
60 Miles
M54 junction 1
Car: recommended

Other Activities: birdwatching

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday barn in Arthog, Wales

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer
22 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£450
for 3 nights
From
£150
£750
 
 
Autumn
2 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£255
for 3 nights
From
£85
From
£90
Fri,Sat,Sun
£450
 
 
Summer 2018
14 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£760
for 7 nights
£760
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£285
for 3 nights
From
£95
From
£120
Fri,Sat,Sun
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £30
Damage Deposit £120

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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