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Beautiful Renovated Holiday Cottage In Morfa Nefyn, North Wales

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • non smoking only
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome


About the property

3 bedroom 2 bathroom property easy walk to beach on secluded lane.

Karina is a lovely semi detached cottage on a very quiet narrow country lane in Morfa Nefyn within easy strolling distance of the village center. 3 bedrooms 2 upstairs 1 double and one with bunks top bunk only suitable for children/young teens. Also shower room. One bedroom downstairs with king size bed second bathroom with bath on ground floor. Open plan living dining area with Log burner Newly fitted kitchen with dishwasher and washing machine. Large secluded garden to rear. Views over fields to front and back. Ideally situated between two large beaches. Pet free accomodation Within walking distance of beaches and Nefyn's famous Golf Course.The Nefyn & District Golf Club is a golf club based in Morfa Nefyn . A 26 hole golf course with a view of the sea from every tee; eight holes played on the world-famous," Point". Ian Woosnam ranks it among his favourites and holds the club record .

Because the lane is so narrow parking is on the lower road there is space even in high summer the cottage is a short stroll up the lane it is possible to drive up to unload please assess access before driving up. We have a VW passatt and have no problem but wider cars may not be able to access.

More Details

Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
26 March, 2017


The cottage is owned by Robert Temple and Janice Humphries, we live in Altrincham Cheshire with our two daughters.. Our long search for a cottage eventually brought us to Morfa Nefyn where we fell in love with the area and the village. The cottage was in a very bad state and we have taken nearly two years to slowly renovate it.

JANICE HUMPHRIES and ROBERT TEMPLE purchased this cottage in 2013

Why JANICE HUMPHRIES and ROBERT TEMPLE chose Lleyn Peninsula

We chose this area as we know Caernarfon well having holidayed many times around there. Also we have friends who have been going to Nefyn for 20 years. It has beautiful beaches and scenery, secluded but in easy reach of amenities.

What makes this cottage unique

Minimal passing traffic mainly walkers or cyclists as lane very narrow but this adds to the away from it all feeling. But walk up whe road you can buy fresh pork, cider and apple juice from a farm shop and there is even a fish and chip shop within a few minutes. Easy stroll to cafes and pubs makes it the ideal holiday destination for families, walkers and golfers alike also perfect for a romantic getaway.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Morfa Nefyn in Gwynedd

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 1. downstairs with bath. Heated by electric immersion heater. Bathroom 2. upstairs with electric shower.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - full size bunks
  • Bedroom 1. Downstairs with kingsize bed wardrobe and TV. Bedroom 2. upstairs with double bed high ceilings built in wardrobe. Views to front over fields. Bedroom 3. upstairs full size bunks top bunk suitable child/teen not adult. High ceilings. Views to back over field.
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming
The property has no gas supply so is heated by individually controlled electric heaters in each room. The wood burner will heat the main part of the house very efficiently . Bathrooms have heated towel radiators and blow heaters. The garden gets the sun nearly all day and is enclosed. Booking Notes: Please contact us to check availability, £100 deposit will be required at the time of booking. Full payment six weeks prior to holiday date. Changeover Day: Normal changeover day for a weeks holiday is Saturday, Weekend or mid week breaks changeover on Friday or Monday not available during the main summer holidays . Notes on prices: Mid week breaks and weekend breaks are available on request, please contact us for prices and availability. Heating and inital supply of logs included in price. Bedlinen and teatowels included in price please bring you own towels/beach towels


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(7 traveller reviews)

Beautiful Renovated Holiday Cottage In Morfa Nefyn, North Wales
average rating of 4.857143 based on 7 reviews

Perfect cottage

  • 5 of 5

The property is beautiful. It has everything you need in a peaceful location. All rooms are decorated to a high standard. As a group of 5 we really enjoyed our stay and would recommend this property to anyone wanting a getaway. We will definitely be booking this property again.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review we hope to welcome you again in the future. Morfa Nefyn is a gem.
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Fabulous cottage and Morfa Nefyn is a hidden gem

  • 5 of 5

Had a lovely 5 night stay in Karina cottage. Beautifully appointed, clean and everything to hand. Took my 78 year old mum, hubby and 2 children 9 and 6 and all loved it. Local shops near, well stocked and not expensive. Beach 10 minute walk. Lovely cafes at the petrol station and just before climb towards golf club, chippy 2 mins walk - very nice. Lots to do. Would definitely recommend and hope to return. Thanks to Janice and Rob.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your great review. we are so lucky with the location pleased you had a great time hope to welcome you again.
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Smashing time close to some of the best beaches

  • 4 of 5

The property is spotlessly clean and well maintained. Very comfortable for the 5 in our group (4 adults one child). Stylish chic decor. The log burner looked ace but we didn't use it because we went away during a scorching weekend. Outside the garden and patio area is not overlooked and great for BBQ and breakfasts in the sun. The narrow lane down to the cottage is tight but accessible for loading/unloading straight to door. Plenty of parking at the bottom of the lane and only a short 2 min walk away.

Janice ensured that we knew exactly how to get there and gain access to the property and the communication was excellent.

Morfa Nefyn and Nefyn are quiet places but the beaches are sandy and fantastic for swimming. Crabbing from Nefyn harbour is a must as well as a walk across nearby Morfa Nefyn beach to Ty Coch Inn. Many great beaches nearby but in my opinion the the best beach (Whistling Sands) is a 30 min drive away. The castle at Caernarfon is fascinating and the town a delight to walk around.

Will definitely be coming back to Karina cottage in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi so glad you had a lovely time and for writing such a lovely review. We think it is such a special area and hope you will visit again.
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too short a stay -- lovely cottage

  • 5 of 5

The property was very fresh and appealing in its decor, with a lovely garden. The description was accurate but we were pleased to find that it was cuter than we imagined it would be. The layout was very good with a shower room upstairs and another bathroom on the ground floor next to another room with a double bed. The location, down a very narrow lane, made it particularly quiet and seemingly out of the way, however it took just ten minutes to walk to a very good fish and chip shop, an off-licence and garage with general store behind. It was also a great starting point for a number of coastal walks either via Nefyn or the golf course on the far edge of Morfa Nefyn. The wi-fi had a strong signal, which pleased the teenagers, and the television had a good range of channels. The cottage was on the whole very clean, with a dishwasher and washing machine that was easy to use. We weren't blessed with great weather, so didn't have the opportunity to try out the barbecue in the garden but the oven more than made up for it. The customer service was great. Yes, we would certainly recommend to friends. Morfa Nefyn is a very quiet town and just right for those visitors who want to just chill -- but it is also close enough to Nefyn beach and Porthdillean beach for those with kids.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for a lovely review the cottage is in a great location with easy access to so many great places. Regards Janice
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An exceptional spacious and well furnished cottage in a lovely location.

  • 5 of 5

Well we live in Britain and we can never second guess the weather. It rained was windy and it rained more however when you stay in something as nice as this cottage you don't let the weather get you down.

This part of Wales is stunning and the gang and I are definitely coming back never mind the rain. Loved it and feel refreshed ready for the that four letter word, work.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the lovely review we have already had some repeat bookings its lovely when people want to come back. . regards
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Luxurious Lleyn Hideaway

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Karina Cottage and were sad to leave on the Monday morning. The house is spotlessly clean with good quality comfortable beds and beautiful linens.The kitchens thoughtfully equipped with everything you'd need the appliances are new and of good quality.The furnishings again are good quality and comfortable and add to the character of cottage but are relaxed you're not afraid to lounge on the squashy sofa with your feet up.A short walk from the village up a sleepy little narrow lane you wouldn't know it was there ; yes it's easier to park on the quiet main road once you've unpacked your car but it's not a problem at all.My husband fell in love with the wood burner and spent each night tending it lovingly, the lounge is so cosy with low lights and fire burning.The owners of cottage are accessible if you need them but don't bother you otherwise.We visit the area regularly but this cottage was something special and we hope to return and would recommend it to others.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to review and your lovely comments. We hope to welcome you again in the future. We thought the cottage was special when we found it so glad other people are thinking the same.
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Nearest Airport
98 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.7 Miles
Nearest Ferry
49 Miles
Nearest Golf
0.8 Miles
Nefyn Golf Club surrounded by the sea
Nearest Train
7 Miles
Nearest Motorway
28 Miles
A55 Bangor
Nearest Restaurant
0.7 Miles
The Cliffs Inn
Nearest Beach
0.8 Miles
Morfa Nefyn
Car: recommended

Morfa Nefyn is a small village located on the northern coast of the Llŷn Peninsula in the Welsh county of Gwynedd The beach at Morfa Nefyn is mainly sand with small amounts of shale. Along the beach to the west is the small, picturesque fishing hamlet of Porthdinllaen, famous for its pub, the Ty Coch, which lies at the top of the beach.

Porthdinllaen is also home to the local lifeboat station which houses an inshore lifeboat, as well as a dock for the local Coast Guard.

Beautiful beaches easy walk to village shops pubs and beach. Nefyn 1 mile. Perfect for beach or country pursuits easy reach of market town Pwhelli 7 miles and the fashionable shops, bars and restaurants of Abersoch. 12 miles


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Morfa Nefyn, Gwynedd - Snowdonia

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
late winter
28 Feb 2017 - 30 Mar 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
31 Mar 2017 - 24 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
may/june hols
26 May 2017 - 12 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
early summer
13 Jun 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
22 Jul 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
late summer
5 Sep 2017 - 2 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
3 Oct 2017 - 19 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
oct half term
20 Oct 2017 - 30 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

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Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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