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Beautiful former church with working pipe organ and lofty ceilings

Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Space 1,851 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Self-catering holiday home in the heart of village within easy walk to the beach

Fantastic opportunity to stay in a lofty lovingly restored former chapel, split into two dwellings that is the focal point of Rhosneigr. The property on offer is the rear 2/3rds of the original Church. Retaining many original features of the former chapel it once was including a working pipe organ, it now houses stylish holiday home. Rhosneigr has for over 100 years been a secret gem, where industrialists of the last century have had their second homes by the sea. Today this beautiful little place boasts excellent beaches and has now become a water-sports heaven for those who like to try the new adventurous sports of kite surfing and the like. Don’t worry if you haven’t tried these before there are schools who will give you 1 to 1 or group training, to help you master a new pastime. For a more sedate pace, its possible to hike up nearby Snowdonia and for an even slower pace there is the beautiful village of Rhosneigr and the nearby lanes to meander around. Whatever you choose Rhosneigr will not disappoint.

Activities: Where do we start...??

Anglesey golf course is less than one mile away. Self described as 'an interesting 18 holes links course (6330 yds, SSS 71), set amongst sand dunes, iIt is renowned for its excellent greens and numerous streams. The whole course boasts an abundance of wildlife and is an important conservation area. This golf course is used for North Wales county championship matches and because of its even nature, it is a fair test for golfers of all abilities.'

Anglesey race circuit, less than 7 miles away. Recently undergone heavy investment it now houses events almost every weekend of the year, from vintage races to national motorbike championships. A real special day out.

Beaches and boats. If you like beach holidays, Rhosneigr is the place to be. There are three in Rhos itself, family, boating/fishing and sporty/activity. You decide! Each a stroll away from cafes to eat and drink throughout the day. You can take a walk through the dunes to Maelogg lake.

Magical place: Rhosneigr is a beautiful resort. It has all you need for a great family or activity holiday. The water sports centre is excellent for taking a course in kite surfing.

You are never too far away from mountains to hike at Snowdonia, or day trips around this great Island to the nearby resort of Trearddur Bay. Much bigger and busier, great to visit but great to get away from the crowds at the end of the day and return to the luxury of Christ Church in Rhosneigr.

Other day trips include Amlwch on the Northern coast and the castle town of Beaumaris on the East. The Island is very easy (and traffic free) to get around by car.

Combined with one of the most luxurious and historic properties in Rhosneigr means you will want to return again and again!!

The church has been lovingly restored during 2007 to create a wonderful experience for the renter.


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Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2008
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Calendar last updated:
12 August, 2017

About The Owner

Hello I'm Dave from Wigan. I am a volunteer fundraiser and trustee for Friends of Mulanje Orphans (www.fomo.co.uk) caring for 5,500 orphans in Malawi. I am also a property developer and have developed the UK's first zero energy cost business park (www.armstrongpoint.co.uk), but more importantly I am a dad. My little girl loves coming to Anglesey and spending time in the Church and down on the beach. I think she prefers the winter time as she can appreciate more a hot chocolate with marshmallows at one of the many cafe bars. My personal favourite is Sullivans. The friendliness of the staff is unrivalled and their hot chocolate with all the works is delicious!

The Owner purchased this house in 2007

Why The Owner chose Anglesey

I bought Christ Church in 2007. I have always loved coming to Anglesey and in particular Rhosneigr. I always dreamed of bringing my kids here to play on the beach. I spent over 12 months completely renovating and refurbishing Christ Church, which I designed along with local architects. The work was contracted out to local builders, whom I project managed in 2007/8. I love the location, close to the beach and within walking distance of the golf club, railway station, village. Now my little girl comes for weekends at Christ Church and my dream is fulfilled. I want to share it with you and your family to help me with the bills!

What makes this house unique

I inherited a pipe organ when I bought the property. I got an expert in who said it was worth a few hundred pounds as no-one really wanted them. I took the option to restore the organ. My new expert friend took the pipe organ to pieces and I transported every piece to his workshop to set about the restoration. Some people think I am crazy, I couldn't let the organ disappear for ever. A stay at Christ Church means you too can play this fantastic instrument. Be careful with her though, we want to preserve her for the next visitors. The church is also very lofty. The snug, Lounge and dining areas are full height with beautiful beams above. The whole property is heated by underfloor heating to keep your toes warm on winters days. Enjoy, we do!

There are some real beautiful places to explore in Rhosneigr. Ask, we will share.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Rhosneigr in Llanfaelog

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1851 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Activities Guide
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi , Luxuriously fitted bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Stylish open plan wet room
  • The main bathroom serves the second and third bedrooms and the living area. It has a 'P' shaped bath with fitted jacuzzi for a relaxing bathing experience.. It has a designer basin and toilet. It is fully tiled and features an extraction unit. There is a feature tiled curve wall. The en-suite serves the Master bedroom, and has been created as a stylish wet room. It is very private and accommodates a large shower head and additional shower head. Also features a corner toilet with and a small basin with full height mirror. There is an extraction system and it is fully tilled. The bathroom and ensuite have been designed using the finest materials and are very beautiful in their appearance. Underfloor heating is provided throughout the whole ground floor of Christ Church.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Double Bed , En-suite
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Mezzanine - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Christ Church comfortably accommodates 8. There are 3 well proportioned contemporary bedrooms. They are light and airy with double glazed opening windows and huge 'church like' window sills. Each are special in their look and all have linen and towels for their guests with a wardrobe and chest of drawers as standard. The master suite is at the rear of the property with 3 windows. One large feature window. The master has its own modern en-suite/wet room. The other 2 bedrooms are served by the main fully tiled modern family bathroom. One bedroom is east facing and one west, both with large feature windows. Additional accommodation is found via the 'Italian' spiral stairs on the mezzanine. Here a sofa bed has linen and towels. This room has views of 'downtown' Rhosneigr in a feature dormer window and overlooks the lounge/naive of the church. All bedrooms are off the main snug area.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Table Football
  • Games ...
  • Radio
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Beach Towels
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
There is a separate kitchen with designer units and solid oak worktops. It is fitted to a very high standard. There are plenty of cupboard spaces and a large fridge/freezer. The lounge has original wooden church features. It is raised and features 3 large windows. There is a dining table seating 8. NEW 42' plasma TV and NINTENDO Wii (Bring games) There is a area with a fully working 'original' pipe organ. (Please advise at time of booking if you wish to play). The snug has a dining table and large opening patio doors to front of the property. There are wooden floors to the raised lounge and snug. Off the snug are the bedrooms and the 1.9m diameter 'Italian' spiral staircase to the upper mezzanine floor, which accommodates an office area with computer and good natural light. There is also seating and DVD player to watch movies. (Please bring your favourite movies). You will be blown away with the high vaulted ceilings and the truly impressive look of this former chapel.


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Beautiful former church with working pipe organ and lofty ceilings
average rating of 4.935484 based on 31 reviews

Welcome to my Church!

  • 5 of 5

If you thought the pics looked good on here, wait until you get there! We've just spent 5 days at this des res and had a fantastic time. From the moment Lyn from the B&B next door hands over the keys, be ready for your shoulders to drop and prepare yourself for an amazing stay. The standard of the accomodation is first class from the rooms to the kitchen to the jacuzzi bath. It's like a home from home (well OK it's nicer than my home!) and if you're anything like me the first thing you'll do when you get home is check your diary to see when you can next go back! We loved it and am sure you will do to.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 29, 2009
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a super time. The renorvation of the church was not easy but the results are a beautiful home that families enjoy time after time. Book now!
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Amazing place to stay.

  • 5 of 5

What a fantastic place to stay. Perfect for a family or as we were, three couples with dogs. Close to the beach for some fantastic walks. Everything you would need is in the property and the underfloor heating is wonderful. Lots of space to rub the dogs down after a good walk so they are not getting the floors dirty. Would recommend to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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A unique holiday home

  • 5 of 5

The property is a beautiful conversion, finished to a very standard. The retained features (such as the working pipe organ) allude to the building's heritage, but it has all the mod cons. The beach is on the doorstep and the village is a short walk, with everything you need. Sandy's is a lovely place to eat. I'd recommend this holiday home to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful cottage

  • 5 of 5

We've just come back from a wonderful weekend at the church cottage, the place is beautiful and done to a very high standard, its very well situated in the village where we found Sandys a lovely brasserie. Would definately recommend.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so pleased you had a great time - Dave
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Great venue for a wonderful family holiday

  • 5 of 5

Spacious, comfortable, clean, and very well equipped house. The kitchen was large, had everything we needed and made cooking a pleasure. Young and elderly enjoyed the close proximity to the beach. We made good use of the large TV for watching the Olympics every evening.

We were blessed with very good weather and made the most of it to travel around the beautiful island. Some comfortable garden furniture or deckchairs would have enhanced our enjoyment. Grab rails in the showers would be an improvement.

Thank you very much!

I was very interested in your Malawi links as have done some research about pharmacy in Malawi in the past!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Impressive property, catered for our group of 7 perfectly. Brilliant location.

  • 4 of 5

We had a fantastic time, kids loved the mezzanine level with the football table. Bedroom layouts were perfect for our group. Property overall was very spacious and well thought out. Local beach is beautiful and just a few minutes walk away over sand dunes, which the kids loved.

It didn't really impact our enjoyment of our time away, but we couldn't get the wii to work or the tv and Dvd on the mezzanine floor.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for staying at the Church. We are so pleased you had a fantastic time, just like us, every time we go. We've only ever used the wii in the lounge TV but we will take a look at the other TV on our next trip next weekend. Come stay with us again...
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Nearest Airport
100 Miles
Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
A55 with A4080
Car: recommended

Christ Church is located in the village of Rhosneigr. It is within easy walking distance of the three distinct beach areas in Rhosneigr, the main family beach, with beautiful golden sands, the boating/fishing area with rocky outcrops and the activity beach with kite surfing and windsurfing.

Less than one mile from Christ Church is Anglesey Golf Course and less than 5 miles is the Anglesey Race Circuit and for those who like watching RAF aircraft take to the skies the nearby air base provides for this.

Anglesey in many ways is like the place time forgot. There are many rural lanes and beach walks to take part in. The lanes make for great cycling routes to nearby towns of Beaumaris, Amlwch and Trearddur Bay. The South coast of the Island of Anglesey has some great bays and beaches, try Aberffraw and Cymyran.

There are some lovely cafes to rest after a walk along the beach and there are local country pubs to have a super Sunday lunch nearby golf course

Other Activities: Anglesey Race Circuit, Contact for more information on other activities.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Rhosneigr, Wales

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Summer 2017
15 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Sept/Oct 2017
3 Sep 2017 - 13 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Half Term Oct 17
14 Oct 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Oct/Nov/Dec 17
29 Oct 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Xmas 2017
16 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Jan 2018
7 Jan 2018 - 23 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Easter 2018
24 Mar 2018 - 7 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £50
Damage Deposit £200

We aim to accommodate your wishes so please email any requests or questions to dave@carbonconsultancycompany.co.uk
Arrival time is from 3pm. Departure time is 10am. This allows for cleaning on the changeover days which on week bookings in Saturday.
There is a minimum 3 night weekend stay and minimum 4 night week stay.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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