We are a PET FRIENDLY establishment!
Because of national variations in half term holiday times, we do not charge extra for these bookings.
Prominently situated in the historic slate mining town of Blaenau Ffestiniog, Borthwen comfortably sleeps 5 guests in 3 bedrooms
This is an excellent base in the middle of the Snowdonia National Park, the house was well equipped, clean, tidy and comfortable.… More
Thank you for your great review, we would love to welcome you back to Borthwen for your next holiday in Snowdonia.
Ade & the Borthwen Crew
“Very welcoming and comfortable stay in Pet-friendly accommodation”
Reviewed 3 Jan 2017
The property was beautifully presented. It had everything we needed, and had those little extras that made us all (including our dog) feel really welcome. The location was quiet yet extremely conveni… More
Thank you for your brilliant review and I hope your stay with us went some way to make up for missing out on your summer's holiday. We would love to welcome you all back again. All of you have a very happy New Year.
Adrian & the Borthwen Crew.
“Lovely ,well equipped ,clean”
Reviewed 9 Apr 2017
This was a well situated cottage ,very clean ,well equipped and dog friendly..The wifi was excellent .we enjoyed black rock sands,swallow falls ,the slate mines and the area with its stunning views.wo… More
Thank you for your brilliant review! We hope to see you & your gang of 3 back at Borthwen very soon.
Ade & all connected with Borthwen.
Wet Room, Drying/Boot Room, Private Gated Parking, Enclosed Garden, 2 Toilets, Bike Store, Smart TV, Free WiFi ... Perfect for an active outdoor pursuit holiday to a relaxing break and DOG FRIENDLY - ideal for your SPRING/SUMMER '18 getaway, with fantastic walking an
Lovely clean cottage, homely and comfortable! Joanna met us at the cottage and showed us around the cottage and pointed out a few dog walks and the best places to eat out.There are several folders to … More
Thank you for taking your time to write such a fabulous review. It was a pleasure meeting you and I'm delighted you had such a lovely holiday exploring the local area on the dog walks and that you enjoyed the cottage, especially the cozy fire. Hope to see you all again in the near future.
“Perfect Romantic Welsh Getaway!!”
Reviewed 1 Apr 2017
I had the most wonderful birthday surprise from my lovely wife - a superb Welsh cottage weekend. The owner, Joanna had decorated the cottage especially for me and there was also a gorgeous chocolate b… More
I am so appreciative of your most wonderful review and so glad that the birthday surprise all went to plan! It is so lovely to hear that you felt so at home and enjoyed especially the lovely big fireplace. Yes, the private parking is a real bonus. Looking forward to your next visit. Thank you.
“Blaenau? - Go Now!!”
Reviewed 19 Sep 2017
Great welcome with Welsh Bara cake and goodies from Joanna. Fantastic cottage, so well equipped. The décor is tasteful and up to date.The first cottage I have stayed in that has more kitchen stuff t… More
What a fantastic review, I can't thank you enough. I over the moon that you had such a fabulous holiday, you really did pack it in over the week and visited so many sights. I had a great read of your write up in the visitors book. Thank you for your wonderful kind words about the cottage and myself too. I especially love your comments that you wish to take the bed home and about the kitchen gadgets! So looking forward to welcoming you all back for another visit to Blaenau, the mountains, beaches, castles and so much more. X
Comfortable, well-appointed holiday home providing ideal accommodation for a short break or longer stay. Blaenau Ffestiniog is the perfect location for an active holiday in Snowdonia, for just relaxing, or for a bit of both.
The house provides a comfortable
We offer a homely stone cottage with valley and mountain views, with fresh linen and towels provided. There is an original fireplace with fuel for your first night provided, and a lovely covered decking area outside with table and chairs, to drink coffee whilst admirin
Lovely cottage in terrific surrounding's. Nice little town with everything you need & a lovely pub virtually next door! Nice to meet the owner who arrived with fresh flowers & cake from the local bake… More
“Cosy, clean and friendly”
Reviewed 24 Mar 2018
We can't fault this place. Great welcome from the owner, beautiful little cottage with an amazing view and perfectly clean.
It is well equipped too.
We felt at home very quickly, in front of the r… More
“A Place of Dreams”
Reviewed 14 Mar 2012
We booked the cottage for the first week in january for well deserved post christmas break and wat a break we had !!
The cottage 'Ty Isaf' has a magical quality to it. It felt a little like stepptin… More
Thank you so much for your kind review, I'm so glad you enjoyed yourself. You captured the atmosphere very well! Of course you visited in winter - in a place where the light and atmosphere can change daily, the different seasons are a world apart! It's well worth trying more than one, and you'd be welcome back any time.
A cosy detached Welsh long cottage set in the wonderful one acre walled and landscaped gardens of a larger country cottage in the scenic vale of Ffestiniog on the very edge of the Snowdonia National Park.The cottage dates back approximately 150 years and has whitewashe
Despite it being a wet week we had a lovely stay. The cottage was cosy and comfortable and the kitchen was very well equipped. It was a good base to explore the mountains. the owners were very welcomi… More
Reviewed 23 Mar 2018
We couldn’t have wished for a better stay! The cottage was quiet, clean and cosy. We had no issues during our stay so we didn’t need to see the owners. I know if we had needed anything though they… More
Thank you for your lovely comments and your more than welcome back.
“A little hidden gem!”
Reviewed 22 Mar 2018
My husband and I stayed for two nights with our two dogs for a little break. The cottage is beautiful and in such a relaxing and tranquil area. It's extremely clean and cosy and has everything you nee… More
This is a charming former rectory, situated in a world of industrial archaeology with wild woods nearby and a rugged backdrop. Activities such as mountain biking, climbing, walking and canoeing are on the doorstep and beautiful empty sweeping beaches are 20 minutes away
Bwthyn Afon is a charming 18th century miner's holiday cottage. Set in a quiet location overlooking fields and nearby river & only a few minutes walk away from the Ffestiniog Steam Train railway station in Tanygrisiau. The cottage was completed renovated in 2012 and is
Beautiful cosy cottage within walking distance of Mountains. The owners attention to detail is excellent providing not only washing up liquid etc but also a spice rack, selection of tea & coffee on a… More
Thank you so much for your lovely review, we really appreciate it. So glad you enjoyed your recent stay at Bwthyn Afon and had a wonderful week exploring and walking, the mountains and surrounding scenery is fantastic. Hope to heave the pleasure of welcoming you again. Warm regards, Angie and Rich.
Reviewed 22 Nov 2017
The location is great, lovely scenery! Pet friendly cottage which is well quipped and has a genuinely authentic and cosy feel.… More
Thank you so much for your lovely comments, we're delighted you had a good stay with us recently and enjoyed the cottage, facilities and the location. Thanks again, Angie and Rich
Lovely Location. Moelwyn Cottage is a cosy Welsh miner's cottage in the heart of Snowdonia with lots of character, in an area that offers some of the most dramatic mountain scenery in England and Wales. The cottage has been completely renovated to a very high standard
Situated 30 mins from canyoning rafting and various mountain bike trails. Right next to titan zips and caverns amd antur stiniog downhill centre. Well equipped kitchen. Immaculate decor. Great shower.… More
Very glad you enjoyed your stay in Moelwyn Cottage. The quiet location that is still close to lots of Snowdonia highlights words well for our guests.
The Old House (Ty Hen) is unique - described by one guest as the most unusual place they had ever stayed in. Dating back to at least 1834, the cottage is excellently situated in the Rhiwbryfdir area of Blaenau Ffestiniog in a very quiet road. Turn right out of the front
Provides Easy Access to the Mountains, Beaches and Villages of the National Park
A pretty slate built cottage, sleeping up to five. It has been fitted out to suit walkers and mountain bikers but is equally good for families with young children and couples wanting a qui
Nostalgia of traditional smoke & steam pervades when the famous Ffestiniog Steam railway runs past the rear of the cottage. Glan yr Afon is a delightful 18th century miner's cottage which retains character and features from a bygone era, such as an impressive inglenook
Maesgarnedd is over 100 years old and is one of the old quarry managers houses. It has thick stone walls and is a very solid house but has been modernised internally during 2017. The house caters for 8 people in 3 bedrooms. The annex which is also sometimes available h
Manod View is a charming stone cottage on the fringe of the old slate mining town of Blaenau Ffestiniog, famous for the Ffestiniog narrow gauge steam railway.The cottage offers spacious, comfortable holiday accommodation which is extenuated by the high ceilings and ligh
We had a very nice week in this cozy cottage. Everything we needed was there even the weather was really good. I would book this cottage again and again.
Thanks for everything.
Thank you Annette for your kind words, we'd be delighted to welcome you back again and again, so glad you had an enjoyable stay with us and the cottage provided you with a good base and cosy accommodation. Thanks again, Angie & Rich.
A quaint and traditional former quarryman cottage on the outskirts of Blaenau Ffestiniog, Crud yr Awel occupies a picturesque location in the heart of Snowdonia with stunning views of the Moelwyn mountains. Recently renovated, this is a real home away from home, with hi
We had a lovely week in Blaenau. The cottage was comfortable, clean and and was ideal for the three of us (two adults and a one year old). There was plenty to keep us entertained over the week and we … More
I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and were comfortable in the cottage. Thank you so much for taking the time and trouble to write such a lovely review. Please do come back any time.
Reviewed 25 Sep 2014
We booked this cottage a while ago, not knowing what to expect. The owner kept in touch with us giving useful information before our visit. On arrival we were thrilled, the cottage was beautiful, so… More
I'm SO glad you enjoyed yourselves and that the cottage exceeded your expectations! Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. Please do come back again soon, a warm Welsh welcome awaits you (we call it Cwtch in Welsh x).
“Me and Mum had a lovely lovely stay in your cottage”
Reviewed 30 Dec 2013
We walked, we wandered, we had tea in town, we went to the slate cavern, we saw my cousin, we ate out, we sat in, we watched a movie, we watched the rugby players, we soaked in the Welsh-ness, we had … More
Bwthyn Ger Afon, meaning Riverplace Cottage is a delightful, charming 18th century miner's cottage. Completely renovated, decorated and furnished to a high standard and provides delightful, homely accommodation whilst retaining character features such as exposed ceilin
Well what can I say about this cottage other than AMAZING!!! We stayed here for 2 nights and 3 days if we could of stayed longer we most certainly would of! The cottage is done & kept to such a high s… More
Thank you so much for a lovely review, we're delighted you had a lovely stay albeit not for long enough! We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back again in the future, perhaps for a little longer next time so you have more time to explore this beautiful part of Wales. Kind regards Angie, Rich & Billy (our dog) x.
Slater Miners Cottage. A 1-bedroom terraced cottage. Sleeps 4. Self-Catering. The cottage has been refurbished to modern standards, but not so much as to lose all character of a Slate Miners cottage. Original features like the original slate floor in the lounge is benea
Summerhill Cottage (Bron Haul) is a terraced Quarryman's cottage dating back to 1880. The cottage is perched high above Blaenau Ffestiniog in the aptly named Summerhill area, in a quiet residential road, with stunning views over the mountains and surrounding countrysid
Great cottage in a great location. Lots of guide books for local walks. Everything had instructions and everything worked - excellent host who checked we had all we needed in advance. Had a great stay… More
Thank you for such a lovely review. I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay. I do stay at the cottage, myself, on a regular basis which let's me know if anything needs attending to so, hopefully,when guests stay, everything is 100%.
“Cosy Country Cottage”
Reviewed 9 Apr 2018
Received a phone call as stated in the booking email a few days before from Maggie who was very friendly and happy to answer any questions as well as offer advice on places to visit. Although it is s… More
Fabulous location. Moelwyn cottage is perfectly placed to explore the heart of Snowdonia. It is a cosy, fully renovated Welsh miner's cottage. It has an open plan living space whilst preserving its original features including exposed stonework, beams and inglenook fi
We enjoyed a lovely short break in this gorgeous, cosy cottage. We loved the peaceful location with the open outlook across the fields to the hills, mountains behind and no traffic noise, just the sou… More
So glad you enjoyed your stay in Moelwyn cottage. Come back for longer next time!
Comfortable, well-appointed cottage providing ideal accommodation for a short break or longer stay. Blaenau is the perfect location for an active holiday in Snowdonia, for just relaxing, or for a bit of both. Direct view of the Ffestiniog Railway. The cottage pro
The cottage provides a comfortable base for a short or long holiday, whether you intend this to be full of activities, a chill out, or a combination of both.
The cottage sleeps up to four people in two bedrooms. One of the rooms has a double bed and the other has a dou
A traditional stone terraced cottage on the outskirts of Blaenau Ffestiniog, 2 Bodafon occupies a peaceful, elevated position in the heart of Snowdonia with stunning views of the Moelwyn mountains. This is is a real home away from home, with high quality furnishings and
My family of six stayed at this fabulous cottage for the May bank holiday week. Every detail was thought of, from herbs and spices in the kitchen to a sewing repair kit, and a lovely welcome hamper. T… More
We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at the cottage and that you felt at home. Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We hope to welcome you back one day.
“Cosy cottage with everything needed in beautiful part of Wales”
Reviewed 8 Jul 2017
Long weekend stay in order to visit Zip Titan (just up the road from cottage). Had a fabulous time. Went on to visit Harlech, then take mountain railway up Snowdon next day. Visited Chester Zoo on way… More
Thank you for writing such a lovely review and I am so glad you enjoyed your visit and were comfortable in the cottage. Please do come back one day!
Reviewed 6 Nov 2017
Had a long weekend in this lovely clean Cottage. It had every thing we needed in it, from cutlery, tea, coffee etc. There was an information pack on the coffee table on every thing you needed to know… More
I'm so glad you were comfortable in the cottage and thank you for leaving such a lovely review. Please do come back any time! A warm welcome awaits you.
A perfect holiday cottage for families, thrill seekers who crave the excitement of zip wires, mountain bike trails, climbing, caving, white water rafting, surfing and those who just want a relaxing getaway.
Dog Friendly. Free Wi-Fi. TV/DVD (small library of DVDs). Encl
Gwalia Cottage is a 19th Century quarryman's cottage, just outside the famous slate town of Blaenau Ffestiniog, and within walking distance of Zip World and Bounce Below! Surrounded by breath-taking scenery, wonderful walks, steam trains( you can even hear the whistle b
The property is in a great location for exploring Snowdonia National Park and the coastline. It is a 10 min walk to Zip World which was perfect for two teenagers. The cottage was clean and comfy and h… More
Hello! Thank you for your review on Gwalia Cottage. We are very glad that you enjoyed your stay with us.We can't do much about the road i'm afraid but we do warn our guests to be a bit careful when opening the gate, and to take care when crossing the road. Thanks again for your review.
My cosy cottage is a homely getaway which is full of character with a woodburner, lots of artwork, books, antiques, 2 comfy double beds, shower room, and a large lounge/dining room with mountain views. There is a yard and private garden at the back. Bedlinen and towels
Relax to the bubbling sounds of the Barlwyd River to the front of this pretty end 1854 Slate Miners Cottage. Watch the steam train pass to the rear of the cottage and mountain stream to the side.
A charming cosy riverside cottage located in the picturesque village of
We had a wonderful winter break at this cottage. The location is great for exploring Snowdonia by car. Lisa was very helpful, and the cottage felt Christmassy with decorations left on display. We love… More
A loevly holiday cottage in the heart of Blaenau Ffestiniog, North Wales.
Manod Road is a charming stone cottage in the middle of the old slate mining town of Blaenau Ffestiniog, famous for the Ffestiniog narrow gauge steam railway.The cottage offers spacious, comfortab
Great and a newly furnished place. Has everything needed for a family stay and is so well located to cover whole of Snowdonia national Park.
Very tidy , fully equipped and we'll designed self caterin… More
Reviewed 29 Jul 2017
Had a great stay at the house, the house was spacious and had lots of amenities (tea, coffee, oil, DVDs/DVD player, cleaning products and linens) you just need to take towels. The village is lovely wi… More
With panoramic views over the stunning Vale of Ffestiniog,this elegant and spacious Victorian Manor House enjoys a secluded setting in its own secure large landscaped garden in the heart of a private 108 acre private estate .Although secluded,not remote and numerous at
Brimming with Character, this charming mid-Terrace Cottage is set high above the slate town of Blaenau ffestiniog and is within easy walking distance of the towns amenities including shops and eateries.
The famous Ffestiniog railway Station is just 5 minutes walk and th
A one-bedroom mid-terraced slate miners cottage. Sleeps four adults. Ideal for walkers and rock climbers with the cottage nestled on the lower slopes of the Moelwyn Mountains. From the knoll in front of the cottage is spectacular 360 degree panoramic views overlooking T
A stone-built barn conversion based in the village of Llan Ffestiniog in North Wales, it can sleep five people in three bedrooms. Yr Hen Dy is a converted barn on a working farm in Llan Ffestiniog, North Wales. It has three bedrooms including a double, a twin and a sin
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2 Bedrooms sleeping a maximum of 4. 2 Doubles and an optional
single bed (depending on sleeping requirements of party) on the landing
passageway between the bedrooms and
bathroom. All on 1st floor.
with full suite. Telescope for star gazing on 1st floor. Show
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This 18th Century stone built cottage is located in the village of Tanygrisiau near to Blaenau Ffestiniog and can sleep four people in two bedrooms. Glan-yr-Afon Cottage is an 18th Century, stone built cottage in a residential lane in the village of Tanygrisiau, less t
This wonderful end of terrace cottage commanding an elevated position is situated close to the town centre of Blaenau Ffestiniog in the Snowdonia National Park and can sleep six people in three bedrooms. 8 Tanrallt Terrace is a wonderful end of terrace cottage commandi