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 …see more
“A great place to stay in snowdonia at a reasonable price!”
Reviewed 25 Jun 2013
My partner and I really enjoyed our stay. The cottage itself has its own unique character, is well kept and clean, as where the utilities and . The owners Ian & Sheena couldn't of been more helpful, I… More
“Warm cosy cottage, great location, great value for money.”
Reviewed 23 Feb 2013
Had a great week here with 2 young children last Autumn. Fantastic location and setting, and so much to do locally. We didnt use the car for 4 days! Warm, cosy cottage - lovely wood burner in the loun… More
“Lovely, peaceful and cosy cottage with beautiful surroundings.”
Reviewed 19 Sep 2012
A beautiful period Welsh cottage with gorgeous gardens. Perfect for families with dogs, it is owned by the nicest and most obliging couple, Sheena and Ian, who know the area very well and suggested so… More
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 20 …see more
We offer a homely stone cottage with valley and mountain views, and linen and towels provided. There is an original fireplace with fuel for your first night provided, and a lovely covered verandah outside with table and chairs from which to admire the mountain views. …see more
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.
“Excellent accommodation situated in stunning and relaxing location.”
Reviewed 31 Oct 2011
We had an excellent week in this beautiful cosy cottage which is excellently maintained. There is a lovely veranda where we had our breakfast, lunch and dinner which looks out to a stunning backdrop … More
Thank you so much for your kind review, and for letting us know that you had a happy stay! You are of course welcome back any time you wish for another chance to get away from it all!
“Perfect home from home in the heart of snowdonia”
Reviewed 11 Jul 2016
We had a amazing stay in this little house in the centre of Snowdonia. The house is located in a quiet little town with not very much going on, but a perfect location to travel and explore the regiona… More
Thank you for your thoughts, you're welcome back any time of course! Your stay was just a few days too early for the opening of the new cinema/bar/eatery in town called CellB (situated in the old Police building), but it sounds as though you found plenty to do anyway. I'm glad you got back safely, thanks again, Alan
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 …see more
We loved the location, the cottage, the kind welcome, the accessories for the kids and great hamper. Brilliant place… More
Thank you for your lovely review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay in the cottage and we would love to welcome you back any time.
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
The house was mouldy and damp and the parking was always an issue and neighbours told me it always rains there and the 2 wks i was there it did just that. apart from that the gift basket was a lovely … More
We are so sorry that you did not enjoy your holiday and we wish that you had alerted us to any problems at the cottage during your stay, so we could have resolved them for you at the time. As can be seen from all the other lovely reviews we get, we have gone to a lot of trouble to ensure our guests are comfortable and well provided for and we are proud of our consistent 5* reviews. However, the weather is outside our control, unfortunately.
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 ingleno …see more
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 …see more
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.
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 sta …see more
An old slate miners cottage in Tanygrisiau close to Blaenau Ffestiniog. Tangrisiau is a mountain village in a great location for exploring North Wales the mountains of Snowdon and beautiful sandy beaches of Harlech and Porthmadog.Ffestiniog steam railway runs next to t …see more
Wet Room, Drying/Boot Room, Private Gated Parking, Enclosed Garden, 2 Toilets ... Perfect for an active outdoor pursuit holiday to a relaxing break and DOG FRIENDLY - ideal for your getaway, with fantastic walking straight from the door. Set against a magnificent hist …see more
We have just come back from a wonderful weekend away at this gorgeous little cottage in Blaenau Ffestiniog. Lovely walks yards away from the cottage, peaceful environment and stunning scenery.
Reviewed 12 Sep 2016
Gorgeous cottage, clean, well maintained, well supplied with the smallest thing you could want (even down to a sewing kit) and is dog friendly to boot. The cottage is situated in a quiet road and it… More
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 …see more
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
Reviewed 29 Jul 2013
what a wonderful place so clean and homely the beds so comfortable spotlessly clean and a ideal base for so many beautiful sights. The welcome hamper was so generous and all the small touches made us … More
I'm so glad you enjoyed yourselves and thank you for your lovely comments. Please come back soon!
Newly refurbished, quarry worker's mid terrace in the village of Manod.
Ideally situated for exploring North Wales and for the abundance of local activities.
The area has an abundance of industrial archeology being on the edge of the old slate quarrying area and is …see more
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 i …see more
Dating from the 18th century, this period stone cottage is one of a pair with the former home of poet John Cowper Powys. Situated in Blaenau Ffestiniog, it is centrally placed for touring Snowdonia, and the coast at Barmouth is just 13 miles away. The cottage has terra …see more
Old 1887 Welsh Semi Detatched stone Cottage with magnificent views next to cascading mountain river and half acre garden.
Beautiful walks from garden gate into every direction. One hours walk from remote mountain lakes.
This comfortable centally heated cottage, furnishe …see more
My family and I stayed at Erw Coed over the weekend and had an amazing time. Although we got there much later than expected, Suzanne and Wilfred were very welcoming. The cottage is lovely and we felt… More
Thank you for your excellent review. We are so glad you and your family so enjoyed coming and we look forward to welcoming you again later this year. Kind regards, Suzanne and Wilfrid.
situated in Tangrisiau near Bleanau Ffestiniog Snowdonia national park
the house has recently been compleatly renovated ..new kitchen. bathroom, compleat rewire and replaster and redecorate
lots of the old features kept log burner fire and electric heat …see more
“The worst experience. Cottage uninhabitable. Owner is a thief. If you've booked, then cancel.”
Reviewed 18 Jun 2016
We thought we had got the wrong cottage when we first arrived, as it is so unappealing from the outside we didn't think it could possibly be a holiday rental. So we went inside, and to put is bluntly,… More
This property has always received four & five star reviews across multiple websites since it was renovated in Feburary 2016. After this disturbing review I sent a professional builder into the property to complete a full inspection, including a damp search. Thankfully the property passed with flying colours, and in the words of the independent builder "you cannot please everyone!!!" Despite this the customer was given a full refund.
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 …see more
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 …see more
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 …see more
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 …see 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 c …see more
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.
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 …see more
We are PET FRIENDLY!
Prominently situated in the historic slate mining town of Blaenau Ffestiniog, Borthwen comfortably sleeps 5 guests & is within very easy reach of Zip World Titan, Zip World Caverns, Bounce Below, the Antur Stiniog mountain bike trails, the Llec …see more
“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.
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 …see more
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 …see more