The Little White House

Bala, Wales (Ref. 23290)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Rating

    

  • Sleeps

    12

  • Bedrooms

    5

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

This attractive double-fronted Victorian townhouse is ideally located in the centre of the well-known lakeside town of Bala, in the Snowdonia National Park. This Bala cottage provides spacious accommodation and retains a number of its original features such as exposed beams, some slate flagged floors and delightful bay windows. This Bala cottage offers a welcoming atmosphere throughout, with a large dining room where everyone can enjoy meals together, meaning that this is the ideal base for families and friends who wish to enjoy time together in one of the most scenic parts of the country. The small town of Bala provides a good variety of interesting shops, pubs, restaurants and the famous Bala Lake which is just a short walk away. Enjoy sailing, canoeing and fishing on this beautiful lake, travel on the lakeside miniature steam railway or simply enjoy a walk whilst admiring the stunning scenery. The renowned National White Water Centre, which offers rafting and canoeing is close by, plus there are excellent golf courses and mountain bike trails in the area. Enjoy day trips to Llangollen, Powis and Chirk Castles and exciting days on the wonderful sandy beaches of Barmouth and Harlech, and visit Harlech's 13th century castle which is a World Heritage Site. This comfortable Bala cottage provides a superb base for an exciting all-year-round holiday.

Accommodation

Five bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC, 1 x adult bunks, 1 x adult bunks leading to 1 x family room with 1 double and 1 single (can be 3 singles on request) with basin, 1 x family room with 3 singles (can be 1 double and 1 single on request). Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Kitchen with breakfast area. Utility. Dining room. Sitting room (seats 11).

Amenities

Gas central heating. Gas range cooker with double oven and 5 ring hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, iPod dock. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Two stairgates. Rear off road parking for 2 cars plus roadside parking and public car parks close by. Bike shed. Courtyard sitting area with furniture. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shops, pubs, restaurants and cafes 1 min walk. Bala Lake and railway 8 mins walk. Note: There are three steps between the bunks bedroom and family bedroom.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

This property offers a smaller party reduction.

About the location

BALA

Dolgellau 18 miles; Barmouth 27 miles; Llangollen 22 miles; Betws-y-Coed 29 miles.

The bustling market town of Bala lies within the beautiful Snowdonia National Park and is located at the head of Llyn Tegid, Bala’s famous lake, which is the largest natural lake in Wales and home to a unique fish called the Gwyniaid, a relic of the Ice Age. Renowned as a centre for great watersports including fishing, sailing, canoeing, windsurfing and white water rafting, Bala is also the headquarters of the narrow gauge Bala Lake Railway. The town itself is steeped in history and has a range of interesting shops, inns and restaurants, and an historical Town Walk. Surrounded by the wonderful Berwyn Mountains on one side and the beautiful Snowdonia Mountain Range on the other, this is a mecca for climbing, walking, mountain biking and many other outdoor activities. An ideal location for touring all North and Mid Wales including the stunning Cambrian Bay Coast with the six-mile long Harlech beach, overlooked by its majestic medieval castle. A truly wonderful part of Wales catering for all interests.

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