“Gavin met us personally and made us ...”Gavin met us personally and made us feel very welcome, as did the local community. There is a lot to see and do in the area, The only draw back is parking can be difficult but with a little good will and common sense easily overcome.
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
A pleasant stone-built terraced cottage situated in the old mining village of Rachub near to Bethesda, bordering the Snowdonia National Park.
This stone cottage provides a good base with comfortable accommodation for two guests to explore the wonderful delights that North Wales has to offer.
The ground floor of this cottage offers open plan living with a sitting area and dining area opening to the kitchen.
An attractive feature to the room is the woodburning stove, perfect for relaxing in front of with your favourite tipple or cup of hot chocolate after a good day's adventures.
Upstairs there is a double bedroom with woodburning stove adding extra charm to the room, and a separate shower room.
Located to the front of the property across the pedestrian pathway there is an enclosed patio garden which is a lovely spot for alfresco dining.
There is also a secure outbuilding for bikes and outdoor equipment and also a kennel should your dog require a little ‘me’ time.
There's also on street parking nearby to the cottage.
Just a couple of minutes’ walk will take you into the village of Rachub where you’ll find the local shop and pub, and venture further into Bethesda where there's a selection of shops, pubs and restaurants spread along the bustling high street.
The bustling market town of Caernarfon is a short drive away where you can immerse yourself in history at the magnificent 13th century castle, or explore the pretty art shops, practice your swing on the golf course or relax in the restaurants.
The spectacular Snowdonia National Park is on the doorstep offering walking, cycling, waterfalls and a myriad of outdoor activities.
For adrenalin junkies why not visit the Zip World zip wire ride in Bethesda.
This cottage is in a wonderful location ideal for days out, exploring the beautiful surrounding coastline, or discover the magnificent Snowdonia National Park.
One double bedroom with woodburning stove. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.
- Heating from two woodburning stoves
- Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, selection of books and DVDs
- Fuel for stoves inc. in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
- Roadside parking nearby to the cottage
- Bike storage
- Front enclosed patio with furniture
- One well-behaved pet welcome
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop and pub 5 mins walk
- Note: Patio garden accessed via a pedestrian pathway
- Note: Property has no central heating, with the only heating in the property coming from the woodburning stoves
- Note: Check-in 4pm, check-out 10am.
About the location
Bangor 6 miles; Llanberis 9 miles; Caernarfon 10 miles.
The small village of Rachub quietly nestles at the foot of the great Carneddau Mountains, amongst the magnificent Snowdonian Mountain Range, just 9 miles from Llanberis and 10 miles from Caernarfon. Housing a traditional shop, welcoming pub, bakery and small Post Office, the area abounds in wonderful walks and cycle trails in the surrounding hills and mountains. The beautiful North Wales Heritage Coastline is within 7 miles, the Zip World zip wire ride in Bethesda is easily accessible for the adrenalin junkies, whilst the bustling market town of Caernarfon is only 10 miles away, boasting a magnificent 13th century castle, pretty art shops, a great golf course and many fine restaurants. The popular tourist centre of Llanberis, renowned as a Mecca for climbers and walkers, lies just 9 miles away and offers a host of outdoor activities, as well as providing some excellent places to eat and drink, coupled with some shops. A superb location all year round, perfect for exploring all that North Wales has to offer.
This property offers the following short breaks: