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Cottage in Croesor-mountain village in the Snowdonia National Park nr Porthmadog

People5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedroom cottage, sleeps 5 in the Snowdonian National Park, Croesor, Porthmadog

Located in Croesor, in the Snowdonia National Park between Cnicht (a popular mountain for climbers and walkers) and the Moelwyn range of mountains. The seaside at Morfa Bwchan is a short drive away.

The minimum charge is half the weekly rate for three nights. For availability please contact the owner

Living room equiped with open fire and 3 storage heaters, double sofa, 2 armchairs, television and video, table and 4 chairs, kitchen area with cooker, microwave, electric kettle and toaster, washing machine and dishwasher.

Upstairs double bedroom, small bedroom with 2 bunk beds and bathroom with immersion heater heated overnight. Down stairs there is another bedroom with a small double bed and TV.

Enclosed front garden with wooden bench overlooking the croesor valley and the moelwyn mountain range.

The cottage situated in Croesor, near Porthmadog is well equiped for any family holiday and has been let for over 30 years. The property is available for rental all year found, and is a great location for walking to beddgelert through the world famous aberglasslyn pass, the pyramid shaped mount cincht and the moelyn mountains. Located near Clough Williams-Ellis home of Plas Brondanw (gardens open to visitors) the architect whom designed Portmeirion which is located only 10 miles from the cottage, across the dam from Porthmadog.

Contact Owner for availability

More Details

Property Manager
Mrs Sheila Porter-Williams
Member since: 2003
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
11 August, 2018

Why Mrs Sheila Porter-Williams chose World

The cottage is surrounded by some of Wales most beautiful mountains and is also ideally situated to see castles, historic gardens and beaches. A great location for couples and families.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage around the World around the

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • The Bathroom is located on the first floor.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , Small double bed
  • The first bedroom contains a standard sized double bed and is located on the first floor (2 people). The second bedroom contains two bunk beds and is located on the first floor (2 people). The third bedroom contains a small double bed and is located on the ground floor (1 person). This room also has a TV.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • 1 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Dogs must be kept down stairs. Facilities include Sky TV. There is now a drive at the front of the property with space for one car. Additional cars can be parked at the snowdonia national park car park 200m away. Wifi is now available at the property. Guests must provide their own linen and towels.

Reviews

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Cottage in Croesor-mountain village in the Snowdonia National Park nr Porthmadog
average rating of 4.6190476 based on 42 reviews
5

Croesor Cottage - Y Bwythwyn Gynn

  • 5 of 5

Amazingly well-equipped and in an idyllic location, pretty central to all the main North Wales Resorts. Very tranquil and restful. A hidden gem!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Very picturesque and tranquil location. The cottage is fully equipped and comfortable.

  • 4 of 5

We would recommend this cottage as it has a great location and good facilities.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

my stay at croesor

  • 5 of 5

Had been looking forward to my weeks walking holiday during may 2018,arrived on the Saturday,started my first walk on the sunday,a circula walk from the cottage.came down from chinicht and fell over on a track,broke both main bones of my ankle,had the coast guard helicopter come to my rescue and took me to bangor hospital.despite this happening,it would have a been a great week,with lots of walks to have done,including Snowdon.the cottage was lovely,had everything youd need,well situated,will go back there again in time and will book the cottage again to.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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4

Clean tidy comfortable

  • 4 of 5

The cottage is clean and welcoming. Only downside is we booked for 5 upon arrival u was pleased our 18 year old son decided to stay home as theres only seating for 4 in living and dining room. The coal fire was amazing and easy to light. Beds are comfortable slept well and views from windows are stunning.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous location, beautiful cottage, great coal fire, amazing scenery and all the mod cons you need. Cosy cottage. Defo coming again.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Guests, Thank you for your review, we are so pleased you had a wonderful holiday and we look forward to your next visit to our cottage in the mountains. Very Best Wishes. Sheila Porter-Williams.
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4

Beautiful cottage in good location. Had a great stay for Christmas

  • 4 of 5

Lovely little cottage and well equipped for holiday.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Visitors, We are pleased you enjoyed your holiday at the cottage in the Welsh mountains, it's so wonderful to be in a snug home and travel back in time to an old fashioned Christmas, roasting chestnuts on an open fire, singing Carols and walking in a winter wonderland in the silent rugged countryside.
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Location

Nearest Airport
80 Miles
Manchester
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Llanfrothen
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Holyhead
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Driving Range
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Penrhyndeudraeth
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Llanfrothen
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Black Rock Sands (Morfa Bychan)
Car: recommended

Croesor is the starting point for climbing Cnicht, a pyramid shaped mountain, and the Moelwyn mountain range. Sarn Helen, a Roman road, goes north west to Beddgelert through Nantmor and the Aberglaslyn Pass, and south east over the shoulder of the Moelwyns to Tan-y-Bwlch and the narrow gauge Ffestiniog Railway, with steam trains to Porthmadog and Blaenau Ffestiniog. The garden at Plas Brondanw (less than 2 miles away) is open to the public; this was the home of Clough Williams-Ellis, the architect of Port Merion, which is 5 miles away. A short drive away are the beach at Morfa Bwchan (Black Roack Sands), castles including Criccieth, Harlech and Caernarfon, slate quarries at Blaenau Ffestiniog, a copper mine near Beddgelert and many other attractions.

Other Activities: White Water rafting and Kayaking

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage around the World,

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Early July
21 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£410
for 7 nights
£410
 
 
Early September
1 Sep 2018 - 14 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£310
for 7 nights
£310
 
 
Late September
15 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£275
for 7 nights
£275
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£310
for 7 nights
£310
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Minimum charge of half the weekly rate or £120 (whichever is greater) applies for up to 3 nights. Extra nights available. Bookings are reserved once we have received the deposit, the balance is due six weeks before the start of the holiday. Departure by 10 a.m. Arrival from 5 p.m. Changeover is Saturday. Please contact for other days. Up to two well behaved dogs, must be kept down stairs.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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