Glan Twrch

Llanuwchllyn near Bala, Wales (Ref. 23716)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Sleeps

    5

  • Bedrooms

    3

  • Bathrooms

    1

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

This detached cottage is ideally located close to the banks of the River Twrch on the outskirts of Llanuwchllyn village, which is situated within the wonderfully scenic countryside of the Snowdonia National Park, and is only 5 miles from the popular town of Bala. This Llanuwchllyn cottage provides comfortable accommodation, perfect for a family or a romantic break for two. The cosy beamed sitting room has a woodburning stove, which creates a welcoming atmosphere at any time of the year. There are two side lawned gardens at this Llanuwchllyn cottage, one with a decked sitting area overlooking the River Twrch, perfect for dining alfresco or enjoying a relaxing drink as you listen to the tranquil sound of the nearby waterfall. This North Wales cottage is surrounded by wonderful scenic countryside, popular for walking, climbing and mountain biking, with the start of the Aran Ridge path just a few yards from the cottage. Lake Bala is just over a mile away and the renowned narrow gauge Bala Lake Railway starts just a short walk from your cottage. The nearby town of Bala offers excellent watersports at The National White Water Centre, including canoeing, sailing, windsurfing and whitewater rafting, whilst the well-known mountain biking centre at Coed-y-Brenin is only 12 miles away. This welcoming North Wales cottage is in a perfect location, surrounded by many well-known attractions, perfect for an exciting holiday, whatever time of year you choose to visit.

Accommodation

Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x double, 1 x single with dressing room. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Utility. Dining room. Sitting room with woodburning stove.

Amenities

Oil central heating with woodburning stove. Electric range cooker with double oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV with FreeSat, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi. Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Stairgate. Off road parking for 2 cars. Two enclosed side, lawned gardens, one with decked area and furniture. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Pub with small shop 10 mins walk. Note: The garden has 12 steps down to the decked area.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Christmas

About the location

LLANUWCHLLYN

Bala 5 miles; Dolgellau 13 miles.

The traditional Welsh village of Llanuwchllyn is situated 5 miles from the popular town of Bala, at the southern end of Bala Lake, the largest natural body of water in Wales. The village offers a pub (with shop) serving excellent food, along with a petrol station, but is best known as the headquarters of the narrow gauge Bala Lake Railway, which provides a 9 mile scenic journey along the shores of the famous lake. The bustling market town of Bala is nearby and lies within the Snowdonia National Park at the head of Llyn Tegid, Bala's famous lake which is the largest natural lake in Wales. It is renowned as a centre for great watersports including fishing, sailing, canoeing, windsurfing and whitewater rafting. The town itself is steeped in history and has a range of interesting shops, inns, restaurants and an historical Town Walk. Surrounded by the wonderful Berwyn Mountains, this is a mecca for walking, cycling and other outdoor activities. An ideal location for touring North and Mid Wales including the stunning North Wales Heritage Coast and all the attractions of Snowdonia National Park.

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