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Glan Aber

Llaneilian, Anglesey (Ref. 1008838)

3.8

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Features

  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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18 Customer Reviews

  • "Cottage was chosen because near Pt Lynas (for dolphin watching) and dog friendly."

    We were very comfortable in Glan Aber Cottage - a red squirrel visiting garden a delight - and our dog loved all the outside space and got used to visits by the horses. Val the owner was friendly and helpful. The cottage is near the coastal path and in a very peaceful, quiet place.

    Reviewed by ChristineSep 2021

  • "Great to have comfortable outdoor furniture at Glan Aber for both lounging and dining, at other properties I have found this to be either poor or absent."

    The situation of the property is gorgeous and in a great location for getting about on the island. Magical to be able to sit and watch the red squirrels in the garden. The property has a good sized freezer which was not listed when we originally booked the property, this was a huge improvement for us.

    Reviewed by SueJul 2021

  • "Don’t be deceived by the rather dull grey exterior."

    Inside is a well designed kitchen, spacious living room, compact attractive double bedroom, modern en suite and useful attic bedroom. The WiFi works well. Outside is a large attractive garden opening out onto the countryside, with spacious patio and plenty of garden furniture. Even red squirrels and wild rabbits! Very quiet and peaceful setting. Wonderful coastal walking and many opportunities to find orchids and many other wildflowers especially in June.

    Reviewed by FrancesJun 2021

  • "We enjoyed our stay at Glan Aber and hope to return."

    The Cottage was cosy & comfortable. Val the owner made us feel welcome and was very helpful. The cottage had a lovely outside space that we were able to enjoy when the weather was nice.If you want some peace and quiet in relaxing surroundings then Glan Aber is for you.

    Reviewed by PatriciaMay 2021

  • "Homely cottage in a rural location but close to the sea."

    The owner Val was always on hand but not intrusive. Very kindly offered to dry our washing on last day and also extended our departure time

    Reviewed by LynneOct 2020

  • "We wanted somewhere comfortable, able to do some walking, met all expectations."

    Val the owner very nice and friendly. Lovely cottage with a lovely garden, beautiful area.

    Reviewed by RachelSep 2020

  • "Lovely accommodation in a very quiet but easily accessible part of Anglesey."

    Val is so very welcoming and more than happy to share her extensive knowledge of the island. A peaceful retreat for both of us.

    Reviewed by TraceySep 2020

  • "Val is very helpful and she is happy to do anything to make your holiday better."

    We had everything we needed lovely cosy cottage

    Reviewed by DavidAug 2020

  • "Just one suggestion, maybe a drying rail could be provided , on rainy days we had nowhere to dry our wet clothes."

    Maybe instead of the dishwasher a tumble dryer could be installed. But definitely need a clothes maiden.

    Reviewed by ShirleyAug 2020

  • "This cottage is set in a beautiful rural quiet spot that is great for exploring the island while retaining the peace and tranquility that's found on Anglesey."

    It is fully equipped with everything you will need for your stay and run by a lovely lady who made us and our dog very welcome. I would highly recommend this cottage.

    Reviewed by SamanthaAug 2020

  • "We enjoyed our stay in this comfortable cottage."

    We had a lovely welcome from Val the owner, and found everything we needed for our stay. It's a great base for touring the island and good walks locally on the coast path.

    Reviewed by AndrewAug 2020

  • "Although it is a lovely cottage the bedroom is tiny and there is no drawer space apart from 2 very small bedside cabinets and the hanging rail gets in the way when you are trying to get down the side of the bed."

    I stayed there alone but had there been two of us it would have been a problem. It is not as private as I had hoped as the owner lives in the cottage next door and walks through the cottage garden to feed her horses. The owner is lovely but I would have preferred more privacy.

    Reviewed by KarenJul 2020

  • "The listing mentions no freezer but in fact there is now a large new freezer and fridge with frozen compartment."

    Val, the owner, is very welcoming and available if needed (without overpowering). A quiet, homely cottage, just ideal for the two of us and an elderly Newfoundland.

    Reviewed by JohnSep 2019

  • "No everything was satisfactory thank you."

    Reviewed by VictoriaSep 2019

  • "Good location for this very clean and comfortable cottage."

    Val, the owner was very friendly and keen to ensure we had everything we needed. Enjoyable stay and plenty of places to visit during our week on Anglesey. The town of Amlwch is a five minute drive away and has a large Co-Op with parking. Recommended.

    Reviewed by GrahamAug 2019

  • "Glan Aber is a great place for a holiday."

    Cottage very comfortable and really well equipped. Owner Val is a lovely person and always very helpful. The coastal path at Porth Eilian can be reached on foot from Glan Aber in around 30 or 40 minutes and then it’s up to you. Great walking, great views. Cottage described as having no freezer. Large Beko fridge / freezer now in situ. 5 minute drive to a really good Co-op in Amlwch. Why wait, book now

    Reviewed by StephenAug 2019

  • "We were very comfortable in Glan Aber."

    Val was very helpful and friendly and made us feel at home. The cottage is very rural which suited us very well and we enjoyed watching the little white pony grazing just beyond the kitchen door. We had everything we needed for the holiday in the cottage and it is in a good position for exploring Anglesey.

    Reviewed by HilaryAug 2019

  • "Glan Aber is in a quiet peaceful location with plenty of wildlife about in the garden, we watched a family of rabbits on the lawn in the early morning, fed a pony grazing in the field near bye."

    Val our landlady was a delightful person , always ready to help out if there were any problems( which there weren't) The beach and facilities were only a short drive away or accessible on foot if you preferred and were fit. . The cottage is quite small but had everything we needed

    Reviewed by JenniferJul 2019

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The property

Glan Aber is a simple but welcoming holiday cottage set in peaceful Anglesey countryside.

From this northern corner of the island, it’s just a few minutes in the car to the bay at Porth Eilian where you can Point Lynas lighthouse via the coastal path and hopefully spot porpoises and dolphins.There is plenty to see, do and experience close to this cosy holiday cottage. The living space is entirely open plan and encompasses the kitchen, sitting and dining area.

The kitchen is well equipped with an electric oven/hob, washing machine, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, microwave and toaster.

To one side is a wooden dining table and chairs sitting up to four people. The sitting area is lovely and cosy as the comfy corner sofa and armchair are set around a wood burning stove - this will provide extra warmth come the winter months.

There’s also a TV. From the sitting room you take one step down into the pretty double bedroom. There are stairs from the living space that lead up to an eaves bedroom that has two Z beds which are suitable for children or occasional guests. The bathroom has a bath with shower over, loo and wash hand basin. Outside you won't find a perfectly landscaped garden, but it’s still a nice, naturally planted space with multiple seating options to the front and back of the holiday cottage.

There is also parking space for up to two cars next to the cottage. Glan Aber is a holiday cottage in a lovely location!

Dotted close by are pretty bays and coves, as well as attractions, walks and many other activities.

Whatever the time of year, this is a fabulous cosy holiday cottage on the popular island of Anglesey.

Explore all the delights of this fabulous island - or just sit back and relax!

Whatever type of holiday you’re after in North Wales, you’ll find a fab base in Glan Aber.

Summary

  • One bedroom: 1 x double, eaves room has 2 Z beds, suitable for children or occasional guests
  • Bath with shower over, loo and basin
  • Open plan living, kitchen and dining area.
  • Electric heating, WiFi, electric oven/hob, washing machine, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, microwave, toaster, Freesat TV facilities, woodburning stove, 2 well behaved dogs are welcome
  • Note: There is not a tumble dryer in the property however there is the possibility of using the owners tumble dryer.

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About the location

LLANEILIAN

Amlwch 2 miles; Moelfre 7 miles.

A scattered, rural village situated close to the cliffs of Point Lynas and the little bay of Porth Eilian, on the beautiful north coast of Anglesey. Llaneilian stands amidst lovely countryside, which is perfect for scenic walks and cycle rides, but is perhaps best known for its lighthouse built in 1835, and its small, attractive shingle and sand beach, which is sheltered by cliffs and headland making it perfect for swimming, boating, fishing and other water sports. Just 2 miles west is the old port of Amlwch, the most northerly town in Wales, and Parys Mountain, where visitors can enjoy the Copper Mine Trail Walk amidst the old ruins of what was once the world's largest copper mine in the 18th century. Amlwch's harbour dates back to the Middle Ages and once was a thriving port. There is excellent fishing and golf nearby as well as beautiful sandy beaches and spectacular cliff top walks. Enjoy the medieval town of Beaumaris, with its 13th century moated castle, museums, excellent shops, pubs and restaurants, take a day trip into Snowdonia or visit Dublin from the nearby port of Holyhead.

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