Wern Las ref: UK11434

Penygroes, near Caernarfon, Snowdonia Mountains and Coast

3 Star Self Catering

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Sleeps
4
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Bedrooms
2
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Bathrooms
1
Bathrooms
Pets
1
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  • Enclosed Garden/Patio 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Highchair 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Stairgate 
  • WiFi 
  • Cot Available 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Entrance Ramp/Level Access 

Description

Situated within easy access to the iconic Snowdonia National Park, this traditional mid-terrace cottage is located in the delightful village of Penygroes, offering the ideal touring base for families or couples looking to explore the rugged snow-capped mountains and spectacular coastline of North Wales. This former quarryman’s cottage has been traditionally put together offering a cosy living area, well equipped kitchen and a modern family bathroom, whilst outside an enclosed garden with a sitting-out area to the rear provides the ideal place to relax following a busy day of adventure.

The surrounding area is perfect outdoor enthusiasts with plenty of walking and cycling opportunities nearby (don’t forget to bring your bike), as well as horse riding from the nearby stables. There is also a small airport nearby where you can charter a plane to explore the area from the skies and travel over the many straights. The village of Tremadog is also nearby where you can try your hand at rock climbing or enjoy some of the village’s many amenities. Within easy driving distance you can find an array of sandy beaches, including the popular Dinas Dinlle beach. Visit the harbour town of Porthmadog, home to the Welsh Highland Railway, which you can hop on board and enjoy the beautiful mountains of the Snowdonia National Park. Why not take a day trip to Portmeirion, the setting for the well-known TV series ’The Prisoner’, filmed in this fantastic village in 1967. This lovely cottage makes the perfect touring base for exploring all that North Wales has to offer. Beach 3¾ miles. Shop and pub 500 yards, restaurant 6 miles.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Living/dining room: With gas fire, 32" Freeview TV, DVD player and wooden floor.
Kitchen:
With electric cooker, microwave, fridge and washing machine.

First floor

Bedroom 1: With double bed.
Bedroom 2: With bunk bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

Gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate.

Miscellaneous

Enclosed garden with patio and garden furniture. On road parking. No smoking. Please note: There are 13 steps in the garden and sloping bank.
  • Nearest town
    Caernarfon
  • Shops
    500 yards
  • Distance
    6.5 miles
  • Restaurant
    6.5 miles
  • Nearest railway station
    Caernarfon
  • Pub
    500 yards
  • Railway station distance
    6.5 miles
  • Lake
    1.6 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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