Conifers Cottage

Talhenbont Hall near Criccieth, North Wales & Snowdonia (Ref. 380)

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  • Sleeps 5

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

Talhenbont Hall Country Estate

The 100-acre estate of Talhenbont lies in a truly idyllic position in the beautiful unspoilt countryside of the Llyn Peninsula. The cottages are all individual and private. Within five minutes’ drive there are many attractions, castles, beaches, golf courses and the Snowdonia National Park. The local restaurants and inns provide an extensive range of cuisine. Apart from the accommodation, the Talhenbont Estate offers a lot more to visitors. There are woodland walks along a 1.5-mile stretch of river which runs over a series of waterfalls in a ravine. The river is a designated habitat for otters and offers salmon and sea trout fishing. Visitors are free to use an all-weather tennis court and outdoor chess for adults. There are numerous birds and ducks which welcome being fed. Guests of all ages enjoy the Quackery, which houses a great variety of birds. Guests of all ages enjoy The Quackery, which houses a great variety of birds.

The property

A stone-built cottage, 500 years old and offering ground floor accommodation with some internal steps.

Situated in the water garden overlooking variegated conifers and shrubs.

The cottage has a wealth of beams, internal dressed stone walls, double glazed latticed windows and is well-appointed throughout.

The kitchen is well-equipped and meals can be enjoyed together in the separate dining area which boasts a polished slate floor.

The sitting room enjoys a large bay window, and a stone fireplace with living-flame effect electric fire.

A comfortable family base.


All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite corner bath, basin and WC, 1 x family room with 3 singles. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with living-flame electric fire and dining area.


  • Electric panel radiators with electric fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD
  • Electricity inc. in rent 1st June to 1st September and charged at cost for other months
  • Bed linen inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair on request
  • Private gravelled garden with furniture and BBQ
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Fishing, tennis and woodland walks all inc. in rent
  • Ample parking
  • Shop and pub 2 miles
  • Note: There are internal steps within this property, may not be suitable for those with limited mobility.

About the location


Porthmadog 5 miles.

Often described as the 'Pearl of Wales on the shores of Snowdonia’, this delightful seaside town is situated just 5 miles from Porthmadog. The town’s 13th century castle perches majestically on a rocky outcrop, dominating the skyline and offering superb views of Tremadog Bay and the Snowdonia mountains. Watersports enthusiasts will be delighted by the two beaches, whilst walkers and bikers are spoilt for choice by the proximity of the beautiful Snowdonia National Park. Stroll along the beaches, watch porpoises playing in the surf, or relax in the various pubs, restaurants and tea rooms, sampling the famous Cadwalader’s ice cream. Further afield, attractions such as Portmeirion’s wonderful Italianate gardens, the Ffestiniog railway in Porthmadog, Harlech Castle, Caernarfon Castle and the beautiful beaches and renowned golf courses of the Llyn Peninsula are all within an easy drive.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute