Antur Cottage ref: UK12690

Talwaenydd, near Blaenau Ffestiniog, Snowdonia Mountains and Coast

3 Star Self Catering

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Bedrooms
2
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
1
Bathrooms
Pets
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  • Bike Store 
  • Enclosed Garden/Patio 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Highchair 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Open Fire 
  • Pets – no charge 
  • Rural Location 
  • Stairgate 
  • Woodburning Stove 
  • WiFi 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Shower Cubicle 
  • Station within 1 mile 

Description

This traditional, Welsh stone terraced cottage offers cosy and comfortable accommodation. The property is in an enviable location on the fringes of the slate mining town of Blaenau Ffestiniog, just across the road from the exciting tourist attraction of Zip World Slate Caverns, encompassing zip wires, underground trampolines, slate mine tours and world class mountain bike trails.

Just a short walk takes you into the town, with pubs, restaurants and a train station for scenic journeys on the delightful Ffestiniog railway down to the coast at Porthmadog, a bustling town with a pretty harbour, plenty of shops and great cafés and pubs. From here you can change onto the Welsh Highland Railway and travel through Snowdonia as it winds its way to Caernarfon.

This a fantastic location for exploring this great corner of North Wales, with so much to see and do on your doorstep. Just 500 yards away is a fishing lake, whilst the pretty town of Betws-y-Coed is just 11 miles away. The area has an abundance of golf courses within easy reach as well as beautiful sandy beaches and fabulous walking opportunities. Beach 10 miles. Shop, pub and restaurant ½ mile.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Step to entrance.
Living room: With wood burner, 50" Freeview TV and DVD player.
Kitchen/dining room: With electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and washing machine.
Steep stairs to...

First floor

Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Shower room: With shower cubicle, toilet and heated towel rail.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

Economy 7 central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial logs for wood burner included. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate.

Miscellaneous

Enclosed courtyard with garden furniture. Bike store. On road parking. No smoking.
  • Nearest town
    Blaenau Ffestiniog
  • Shops
    0.5 miles
  • Distance
    0.5 miles
  • Restaurant
    0.5 miles
  • Nearest railway station
    Blaenau Ffestiniog
  • Pub
    0.5 miles
  • Railway station distance
    0.5 miles
  • Lake
    0.4 miles

About the local area

The area covered by Snowdonia Mountains and Coast is not surprisingly dominated by the Snowdonia National Park. However, it also includes the stunning Cambrian Coast which is also worthy of a visit.

Snowdon is at the heart of the Snowdonia National Park with the surrounding area being steeped in history and benefing from some of the most beautiful views in all of Britain. The mountain is not just tall, it has its own unique bio-diversity of plants and animals making sure your visit is truly unique from anyother.

There is no doubt that Snowdonia is one of the premier locations in UK for outdoor activities. Whatever you want to do - from mountain climbing to kayaking, cycling to windsurfing - you'll be able to enjoy it here. But you don't have to climb the mountains; you can just enjoy the scenery. Explore a castle or an underground power station. Paddle in the sea or sail a boat. Rain or shine, whatever time of year, you'll find something here to enjoy.

Things to do nearby

Snowdon Mountain Railway

Mount Snowdon dominates the glorious, ancient landscape of North Wales. The Snowdon Mountain Railway will take you to the Summit where you can enjoy fabulous views from the new visitor centre.

Llyn Crafnant

Llyn Crafnant nestles in a hanging valley high above the Vale of Conwy in the Snowdonia National Park.

Aber Falls
Aber Falls

Plunging down the cliffs at the foothills of the Carneddau mountain range is Aber falls and at over 120 feet high it is one of the finest examples of waterfalls in Wales.

Llechwedd Slate Caverns

Set in 2000 acres of lands above the town of Blaenau Festiniog Llechwedd Slate Caverns are a working slate mine. There are two underground mine tours that take you deep into the mountain.

Gwydyr Stables

The riding centre at Gwydyr Stables offers horse riding, and pony trekking just four miles from Betws y Coed

Snowdonia National Park

Situated on the west coast of Britain covering 823 square miles of diverse landscapes, Snowdonia National Park is the largest National Park in Wales.

Ogwen Valley

The Ogwen Valley is often cited as the best place for a novice climber to take there climbing to the next level.

Conwy Water Gardens

A fantastic place for fishing enthusiasts with three fully stocked coarse fishing lakes. Great for children too with otters, ducks, aquarium and reptile House all set in the picturesque Conwy Valley.

Bodnant Garden

Bodnant Garden is one of the most beautiful gardens in the UK, spanning some 80 acres and is situated above the River Conwy on ground sloping towards the west and looking across the valley towards the Snowdonia range.

Swallow Falls
Swallow Falls

A stunning series of waterfalls located close to the popular tourist town of Betws-Y-Coed. Flowing into the Llugwy river it is one of the most famous in Wales and is reached by a pleasant walk through Gwydyr Forest.

Tree Top Adventures
Tree Top Adventures

A thrilling, high level, adventurous journey 15.4m (50ft) up in the trees involving a series of engaging and exciting obstacles! Cafe and visitor centre available on site.

Gwydyr Forest
Gwydyr Forest

Gwydir Forest is a panoramic and extensive forest set in the hills to the east of Mount Snowdon.

Marin Trail
Marin Trail

The Marin Trail is a great mountain bike trail with big climbs, big descents, brilliant singletrack and truly awesome scenery.

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