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Spacious & modern with sea view, private garden, drive, FREE WIFI & GAMES ROOM



Updated: 19-Oct-2016
House in Dyffryn Ardudwy, Nr. Barmouth, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales - Tregantle has its own stream running through the private garden!

Tregantle is hidden from the road but still within minutes walk of the local shops just a stroll away down the lane. Harlech Castle and beach (UNESCO World Heritage site), Portmeirion, Shell Island and Snowdon are great days out. Our luxury home is tucked away in the village of Dyffryn Ardudwy, which is in between Barmouth and Porthmadog. This is a great location within easy reach of many amazing beaches, shops, bars, restaurants and harbours. Woodland walks directly from the rear of the property.

Tipped to be the Adventure capital of the World we now have the all new 'Surf Snowdonia', 'Bounce Below' and 'Zip Wire' attractions just a short distance it really has so much to offer the whole family, no matter what age! It also continues to be a haven for walkers and cyclists.

Garage is large enough to store bikes, kayaks and anything else you need to bring for your adventures!

Pleasure flights are also now operated locally for a birds eye view of the wonderful coastline and mountain ranges.

Steam trains are also available, as is the Cambrian coastline railway.

Short Breaks available, send an enquiry through stating your required dates and I will try to accommodate you!

Peak season bookings are a minimum of 7 nights and a Friday changeover. Bedding is included, except for the cot.

With the addition of the FREE BRAND NEW GAMES ROOM, which includes a 7ft multi table for pool, table tennis and air hockey, bookings are already flying so to avoid disappointment book on line today!

More Details
  • Sleeps 10
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Having built the house for my father 10 years ago after he fell in love with the area and moved from Somerset.

We too have fallen in love with this special place, where we find ourselves able to unwind and have fun with our family.

We have been holidaying in North Wales for 21 years, initially encouraged by my father who moved to Dyffryn.We soon came to the conclusion that it was a fabulous holiday destination for everyone. And have been enjoying the house and surrounding area with our 3 boys at any opportunity.

Speaks English

Guestbook comments from the owner

Amazing property in a wonderful location - we will certainly be back soon.

Kath & family, Solihull

We booked Tregantle for a family reunion and had a great time, lovely spacious house and setting. Also very convenient to walk to shops, pubs and the beach. Weather was great too and lots to explore. Thanks we are already planning our return trip.

Tony & Co - Manchester, Yorkshire, Kent & Australia
Jan 2014
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10 Reviews

based on 10 holidaymaker reviews


Spacious family home and ideal base to see Wales

  • 5 of 5

The house was large and spacious for our party that had 5 adults, 5 kids (4-8yrs) and a baby. Comfortable beds, good facilities including the games table in the garage that the kids loved.

Elen the owner was very communicative and responded quickly to emails and texts and always very helpful. She suggested some great places to see and place to eat - Nineteen 57 for Sunday lunch is a must.

The local beaches are not walk-able but only a 5 mins drive. There is a pub local you can walk too that caters for families and does OK food. Within a few minutes walk from the property is a Spar that does most things you need and an off licence / post office.

One slight negative was the property doesn't really have a garden. The only outside space is the front garden in the picture but this wasn't an issue for us as we spent most of the day out and about.

All in all the property and location was great for the 4 days we stayed there and we managed to fill our days. Had we gone in the summer we could of spent longer on beaches etc but it was still worth a visit.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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What a fantastic holiday house

  • 5 of 5

Myself and family stayed for a well earned summer break. On arrival we where very impressed with the property. This is a lovely place with everything we needed for a family holiday. No noise at night so sleeping in our Super King sized bed was very relaxing. The house is very spacious and very well thought out. We would love to return again next year.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to write a review Mark and for leaving house in good order. We would love to welcome you and your family again for a holiday or short break. Kind regards, Elen Tregantle Retreat
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A repeat holiday and will go again

  • 5 of 5

A great stay (Our fifth year here). This year the property has been enhanced by a pool / air hockey & table tennis table in the garage. The kids had great fun. Although our 5th year, we still have plenty of ventures we have not undertaken so we will be back. Great facilities in great location. Many thanks.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased you all had another great holiday here at Tregantle Retreat! Thanks for booking again for next year for your family to enjoy even more adventures. Many thanks, Elen Tregantle Retreat
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Amazing place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Spent a week here with family. Ten of us in total from baby to 70+.The house is amazing. Everything you need and more. No squabbles over the bathroom as plenty to go round. The grandchildren loved the space. Games room popular with the children but a bonus for my brother - to say he was excited was an understatement ( a big kid at heart and he's nearly 50!!) Played the game 'Whatever next' and laughed till we hurt - from being a slug to fighting a crocodile - a definite must lol. The beds were fantastic - very big and comfy - if only i could take one home!

Near to the beach and local shops. A good base to access Barmouth and Harlech. Only had communication via e mail and text but have to say Elen was an absolute star - even had a message saying we could go in before 4pm which was great.

If you want a quiet relaxing place to stay tgats like home from home then Tregantle Retreat is definitely the place to be. Would highly recommend and will definitely be doing a return visit 😊

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow! What an amazing review, thank you. You are all by far our best guests so far, from booking last year to leaving the house in good order and treating Tregantle Retreat with the respect it deserves. We will be delighted to welcome you all back next year and I'll even visit to give your brother a game of pool if he wants me to show him how it's done lol! It's good not to see us, as it means no issues. Thanks again, Elen
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The Perfect Week

  • 5 of 5

Tregantle Retreat was awesome! The perfect getaway for a group of teens like myself and my friends. The house was clean, spacious and it had a pool table!! If you're looking for a chilled holiday in North Wales Tregantle Retreat is the place for you! The location of Tregantle was perfect, only a 10 minute walk away from the beach and a 35 minute drive away from Zip World. I honestly can't praise this house enough, me and my friends will definitely be returning next year.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for a great review, look forward to welcoming you back next year! Book soon, as very busy for 2017 already.
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Spacious, comfortable house in good location

  • 4 of 5

A nice, spacious and comfortable house with everything you need for a pleasant stay.

The grand children loved the games table in the garage. They also liked the large bedroom that all 4 of them could share

Location is good for both a beach or sightseeing holiday. About 30 minute walk to the beach along a pleasant country lane.

Lots to see and do in the area. A 10 minute drive gets you to Barmouth or Harlech. Several other nice places to visit around snowdonia in less than an hours drive.

Good facilities in the village with convenience store, newsagent, petrol station, cafe, pub/ restaurants.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for great review. We look forward to welcoming you all back to Tregantle Retreat again soon!
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From the Owner

A wonderful house in a great location.

Activity and Interests

Special interest holidays:

A great location for golf, fishing, walking, cycling and many other interests.

With a brand new games room consisting of 7ft multi table of pool, table tennis and air hockey no need to go anywhere!


Nearest beach is just a few minutes drive away or a little further on foot!


Use of car is recommended


Property is located within the village of Dyffryn Ardudwy, which is 5 miles from both Harlech and Barmouth. Tregantle is within a few minutes walk of local bus and train services. Portmeirion, the unique location for Festival number 6 is a short drive

away too!


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 21
21 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Rate 22
1 Nov 2016 - 17 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 23
18 Dec 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 24
1 Jan 2017 - 6 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Rate 25
7 Apr 2017 - 27 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 26
28 Apr 2017 - 22 May 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Rate 27
23 May 2017 - 5 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 28
6 Jun 2017 - 12 Jul 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Rate 29
13 Jul 2017 - 27 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
Rate 30
28 Jul 2017 - 10 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 31
11 Sep 2017 - 18 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Rate 32
19 Oct 2017 - 26 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 33
27 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £200
Booking fee £25


Thank you for choosing our home for your holiday. We hope you enjoy Tregantle Retreat and the surrounding area as much as we do.

Please check all details are correct prior to booking. We will ensure the house is ready from 4pm on the day of arrival, please do not arrive prior to this time.

No Pets or smoking allowed in property. Any breakages will need to be replaced and we ask you leave the property as you found it please. Any damages, loss or additional cleaning will be deducted from security deposit.

We hope it will not be necessary but we advise you arrange holiday insurance to ensure you are covered should you need to cancel or curtail your holiday. You should also check you are covered for adverse weather and travel arrangements.

Cancellations are taken from the time written email notification is received and acknowledged. No refunds

No refunds allowed for any early departures and we ask that you adhere to the 10am departure time to ensure the house is ready for the next guests.

If we cancel or amend your booking - We would not expect to have to make any changes to your booking, but sometimes problems occur and we do have to make alterations or, very occasionally cancel bookings. If this does happen, we will contact you as soon as is reasonably practical and inform you of the cancellation or the change to your booking and, if it is necessary to cancel your booking, we will refund the balance of any money you have paid us. If we have to cancel your booking during your stay we will refund your rental cost on a pro-rata basis. In either event no further compensation will be paid.

When you agree to the terms and conditions above and all the holiday details are correct please proceed to payment to confirm.

You will receive arrival details and directions prior to your stay. Thanks for booking.

Please remember to email with any change in postal or email address or contact numbers.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Property Type

  • house


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village


  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting


  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath with Shower
  • Shower room 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Ground floor has an en-suite bathroom with hand held shower over the bath. First floor a full family bathroom and an en-suite shower room with WC


  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, 2 Single Bed, 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (4 Bedrooms & 3 bathrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Ground floor has a spacious super king bedroom with en-suite bathroom (Hand held shower head over bath) First floor has 1 large family bedroom with 1 king size bed and 2 singles plus cot space, 1 twin bedroom and another spacious super king bedroom with en-suite shower room with WC.


  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: No Pets or smoking. Prices include electricity and central heating. Book on line today to secure your booking. Outside: Tregantle even has its own stream running through the private garden and raised decked seating area with BBQ. Utility Room: Utility with dishwasher and washing machine and separate WC. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All bedding, hand and bath towels are provided (Please do not use for the beach) Other: Separate quiet room with sofas and a large dining table with views also to the front. Selection of books, cd's and board games for your enjoyment too!

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