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Cottage On The Banks Of The River Colwyn With Private Split Level Patio Area

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Cottage in Beddgelert, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales - Within Walking Distance Of All Village Amenities And An Ideal Base For Exploring Snowdonia

Rhiwlas is a charming self catering cottage, positioned on the banks of the River Colwyn, in the heart of the picturesque village of Beddgelert in beautiful Snowdonia. It's riverside location allows you to relax on the private patio and enjoy the views over the river towards Moel Hebog. The location of the cottage makes it ideal for you to explore the area, including the mountains, coast, beaches, forest and castles. It is not far from many of the routes up Snowdon. You can walk, bike ride, horse ride, climb, canoe, sail, play golf, fish or just relax. The historic harbour towns of Caernarfon and Porthmadog are close by and are linked by the Welsh Highland Steam Railway which stops at a station in the village, you can take ride through the dramatic scenery of the Snowdonia National Park, with children traveling free. The village of Beddgelert has a number of pubs - some of them dog friendly - cafes, tea rooms and shops offering local crafts and produce. It also has an award winning Ice Cream Parlour with attached pizza place where you bring your own wine no corkage charged. Most of the pubs serve food and at the height of the season the cafes/bistro serve breakfast, lunch and evening meals. Amongst the other amenities are a post office and well stocked general store.

Lynn Price
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
25 June, 2017

About Lynn Price


Lynn Price purchased this cottage in 2015

Why Lynn Price chose Wales


What makes this cottage unique



Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Caernarfon, United Kingdom

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • river
  • village
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • The bathroom has a wc, basin and bath. The shower is over the bath.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom one has a double bed, bedroom two, which overlooks the river has adult size bunk beds.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Golf ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Outside: The private split level patio has rattan furniture seating and table which allow you to relax and enjoy the views over the river towards Moel Hebog. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen and towels, including tea towels are provided. The cottage is cleaned thoroughly between each booking and the bedding is professionally laundered. For stays of more than one week a change of bedding and towels are proved each week.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(7 traveller reviews)

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Lovely cottage in a picturesque village

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for a long weekend in June. The cottage was very clean with everything provided for cooking etc. The deck overlooking the river was a really nice place for a well earned drink after a long day walking. We had a good meal at one of the local pubs and also made use of the barbecue with supplies bought from the local shop.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Brilliant short break

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic property in a great location, house was lovely and clean with everything we needed even with the added touch of a pint of milk in the fridge so we could have a cup of tea on arrival.

Lovely to sit out in the sun on the patio in the evening and listen to the river flow behind, and the village was brilliant also, a couple of dog friendly pubs, a well stocked shop, ice cream parlour and a few other attractions. And some fab places to go for a walk and just marvel at the view.

Lyn was a perfect host and would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review Jamie - glad you enjoyed your stay and that you managed to tire out your dog! Hopefully see you again at some point in the future.
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Everything we wanted, couldn't fault anything at all!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great long weekend here and it was perfect. The cottage is lovely, so clean, comfortable and well equipped. The terrace is a real treat.

The village is lovely too, lots of choices for eating and drinking, we could have happily stayed much longer and would love to come back one day.

  • Review Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for such a great review, I'm really pleased you enjoyed your stay at Rhiwlas and found everything you needed. I also hope you managed to climb Snowdon - which ever path you chose! Hope to see you again one day.
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A well equipped charming cottage which is in a fantastic location

  • 5 of 5

This quaint cottage has all you need & more for a fantastic break..whether it's lakes mountains or beaches you want to visit, Beddgelert is a great base. There are several pubs & cafes & a small convenience store..basically everything you need! The cottage is clean, bright & fresh. The lovely owner Lynn is very welcoming, and has thought of everything to make your stay a success. We had a wonderful few days there and can't wait to make a return visit. Thank you Lynn.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely cottage with home from home feel!

  • 4 of 5

I am always apprehensive when booking online and this cottage had only one review. I needn't have worried. It was a fantastic little find, the cottage was immaculate which is always my main concern and was very well equipped. It was central to Beddgelert so if you are a walker this is fantastic as you have mountains to explore on your doorstep then to the lovely pubs in the village after without having to move the car. I really feel that it is a well loved cottage and maybe the owners own holiday rental as it really had a homely feel. Fresh bed linen and ample fresh towels. I would definitely recommend and will be going back. Thankyou to Lynn who was there to meet us and hand over keys.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fantastic cottage in a fantastic location

  • 5 of 5

This is a fantastic little cottage that the photographs do not do the cottage justice, Situated in the beautiful village of Beddgelert it is a few minutes walk to everything you need. Nicely furnished with the best equipped kitchen I have ever found in a holiday let. The decked terrace over looking the river was a lovely place to sit & enjoy the views . There were lovely touches like bowls for the dog, sette blankets, games books ect.. The cottage was beautifully clean when we arrived, we were met & shown around the cottage & all the facilities. Communication was fantastic from enquiry to post stay. I would highly recommend this cottage, there is no wifi, which would have been useful as there is little signal in the village but it was actually nice to get away from it all!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: How nice to read such a lovely review. It's hard to capture how lovely the cottage is with photographs but I'll now do my best to upgrade them. Rhiwlas is a place of joy for me and my family as well as others and I do everything to make it as comfortable and pleasurable as possible. I'm glad to hear I seem to have got it right but any suggestions for making it even better will always be welcome. Thanks again and you're welcome back anytime.
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Please note quoted rates are from that cost - rates may alter depending on time of year and length of stay. To book Rhiwlas please email - gw.rhiwlascottage@gmail.co.uk or call Lynn on 01766 890878, mobile 07817 767281. We usually ask for a £50 deposit to secure the booking. Payment of the balance is on arrival by cash or cheque, sorry but we can't accept card payments.

Changeover Day:
The usual changeover day is Friday but this may be flexible on request.

Notes on prices:
Prices may vary depending on season and length of stay. Short breaks are available, please contact for rates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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