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Fron Goed

Deiniolen near Llanberis, North Wales & Snowdonia (Ref. 5208)

4.6

Very good

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine

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19 Customer Reviews

  • "Great place to stay if you're visiting Snowdonia, close to Snowdon and Llanberis but still far enough from the most touristic places if you just want to spend some time relaxing in a rural area."

    The property is great, very comfortable and clean and the heating provides the right temperature to be comfortable at home. You're at a walking distance from a small shop where you can get most things you need to enjoy your stay.

    Reviewed by RubenApr 2022

  • "Found the owner Colin very helpful."

    The cottage was well situated for snowdonia and mountain walks and travel.On the cottage only issue was the two single beds,mattress were too soft for adult ok for young kids.Overal ideal place for the mountains and Anglesey.

    Reviewed by PeterSep 2021

  • "Cottage as described."

    Clean, comfortable and everything needed to make it a lovely holiday. Lovely garden to sit in and eat. Owners friendly and left tea, coffee and milk in the cottage for our arrival which was a nice touch. Located centrally to reach all the locations we wished to visit. Car needed as shops and places to eat a little way from the cottage. Superb weather. In all a great and relaxing holiday. Thank you

    Reviewed by SimonJul 2021

  • "Loved loved loved the place."

    It was one with the nature. Very close to almost all places in north Wales. Took us no time to realize the little conservatory was the best part of the cottage, sit there with a cup of coffee early in the morning to be greeted with birds and clear blue sky and sun. It felt like a holiday

    Reviewed by SritamaMay 2021

  • "We had a wonderful time at fron goed."

    I was delighted with the accommodation. The owners had very generously provided us with a hospitality tray which was very welcoming. I wouldn't hesitate recommending fron goed and I'm very fussy!!!! It was clean and had everything we needed.

    Reviewed by AudreyApr 2021

  • "We had a truly wonderful stay at Fron Goed."

    The cottage was immaculately clean and very comfortable. The owners were extremely helpful and friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The location was perfect for us as we were only a short drive away from many places we wanted to visit. We had a fantastic break away, it was just what we needed! Thank you!

    Reviewed by JohnOct 2020

  • "We really enjoyed our week's stay at Fron Goed."

    The cottage is quite spacious, comfortable, clean and with a very well equipped kitchen with everything that is needed for a self catering holiday. The owner, Colin is very friendly and kindly provided tea, coffee and milk. Fron Goed is in a lovely location surrounded by lovely gardens and scenery and a great base for exploring Snowdonia and the coast. We would totally recommend this cottage and hope to return again in the future!

    Reviewed by ElizabethSep 2020

  • "Excellent facility which my son and I enjoyed very much"

    Reviewed by CliffSep 2019

  • "First time we've stayed in a holiday cottage so we're unsure on what to expect."

    On arrival we were met by Colin the owner, he was welcoming, telling us that if there was anything we need to give us a knock. There was free Wi-Fi, board games, reading material, information for things to do and places to eat, smoke parking for two cars. It felt like a real home from home.

    Reviewed by PatriciaAug 2019

  • "It was very cold in there the first night , the cottage is very dark and smells of damp this smelled all our clothes which had to be washed on return home."

    Thank you for your feedback, we are now working together with our owners of Fron Goed to assure this issue is rectified. We would encourage you to notify us of any problem you encounter whilst on holiday to assure we have done all in our power to rectify it at the time. If you would like to discuss this further, please contact us on 01244 345 700 (option 3, option 3) our contact centers are open 7 days a week, 9-7pm Property Owner

    Reviewed by PeterMay 2019

  • "Excellent stay."

    Made very welcome by our hosts.Milk in the fridge and a hospitality tray ready. For us the situation was convenient for touring the area. However,we were off the road and therefore extremely quiet. We look forward to returning.

    Reviewed by EdwardMay 2019

  • "Very helpful hosts."

    Lovely comfortable property. Location was less rural than I'd realised as it was by a road - my fault completely. This meant it was easy to get around though. Really enjoyed our stay.

    Reviewed by KarlApr 2019

  • "Excellent location very close to snowdon."

    Owners are lovely and very friendly. nice and quiet spot but handy for towns, car required.

    Reviewed by StuartApr 2019

  • "Nice property in a lovely location"

    Reviewed by LeeDec 2018

  • "Perfect holiday for us, even the weather was good!"

    The cottage was exactly what we were expecting, had everything we needed and the owner was very welcoming? It was in a great spot for exploring the area. Would definitely return.

    Reviewed by MandySep 2018

  • "The accommodation is dark, lacking ventilation and both decoration, furniture and fittings are "tired"."

    A refurbishment is urgently required.

    Reviewed by DavidSep 2018

  • "The cleanliness and comfort of this property was outstanding,every amenity you would want is included,all in all the perfect place to stay and explore North Wales,which is an exceptional place to take a holiday."

    A 5 star rating from Mr & Mrs Long.

    Reviewed by GerrySep 2017

  • "The only improvement I could suggest would be another stair rail to help those not so nimble access upstairs."

    Other than that the cottage was excellent. A bonus for us was the daily visit of the woodpeckers. All in all a great break.

    Reviewed by SarahJul 2017

  • "Colin made us very welcome and a great location to cover North Wales."

    Reviewed by EddieJun 2017

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Summary

  • Mostly ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x mezzanine double, 1 x twin
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area, sitting area with electric fire and small conservatory.
  • Electric panel heaters with underfloor heating in lounge/diner and electric fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, use of shared washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair available
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Bike storage
  • Shared use of quarter-acre front lawned and woodland garden with furniture and BBQ
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 5 mins walk
  • Pub 1 mile
  • Note: Staircase is narrow with open tread
  • Note: Cottage is close to B4547.

The property

Caernarfon 6 miles.

A delightfully cosy, semi-detached cottage near the small hamlet of Deiniolen, 6 miles from the 13th century medieval castle town of Caernarfon.

This Caernarfon cottage offers exposed beams throughout, with two bedrooms, a cosy lounge/dining room with underfloor heating, and a conservatory that overlooks a quarter of an acre of gardens and woodland to the front of the property.

Located on the edge of the Snowdonia National Park, with fantastic access to the surrounding countryside and the peaks of Snowdonia, this Caernarfon cottage is in an ideal position to explore North Wales, Anglesey or the Llyn Peninsula, with its miles of sandy beaches, coastal paths and beautiful scenery.

There are a number of excellent golf courses in the area surrounding this Caernarfon cottage, Llyn Padarn fishing lake is less than 1 mile away, and Betws-y-Coed is within 20 minutes' drive.

This is a superb Caernarfon cottage for a relaxing family holiday, whatever the time of year.

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About the location

DEINIOLEN

Llanberis 4 miles; Caernarfon 8 miles; Bangor 8 miles.

The village of Deiniolen, housing a village pub and shop, is 4 miles north of Llanberis, on the border of the Snowdonia National Park, making it an ideal base to explore the National Park. The Llanberis Railway runs nearby along the banks of Lake Padarn, whilst the ruins of Dolbadarn Castle are 2 miles away, or visit Ceunant Mawr, a cascading waterfall just outside Llanberis. Local walks lead to the Marchlyn Mawr Reservoir on the northern slopes of Elidir Fawr. Llanberis is 4 miles away and is flanked by two lakes, Llyn Padarn and Llyn Peris and is one of the most popular mountain tourist centres in the Snowdonia National Park. In fact, Llanberis is something of a “mecca” for walkers and climbers, being the starting point for the ascent of Snowdon - the highest mountain in England and Wales. The ascent can be made either by train, on the Snowdon Mountain Railway, or on foot along one of the many routes to the summit. Each year, major racing events attract thousands to the area: The fast Snowdon Race to the summit, held in July every year and The Snowdonia Marathon, held in October - a gruelling 26 mile course that starts and finishes in Llanberis, circumnavigating the Snowdon Massif. Within Llanberis itself there are excellent places to eat and drink and a great choice of shopping. On the coast is Caernarfon with its magnificent castle and town walls and close by are National Trust properties at Penrhyn and Plas Newydd.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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