Charlie's Cottage

Rachub near Llanberis, North Wales & Snowdonia (Ref. 1814)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes


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

The property

A charming, 19th century, stone-built, end-terrace cottage, wonderfully sited amidst the foothills of the Snowdonian Mountain Range in the centre of the small village of Rachub, just 9 miles from Llanberis.

Lovingly renovated to retain much of its original character, this Rachub cottage boasts a wealth of exposed beams, an impressive, stone inglenook fireplace with multi-fuel stove in the cosy sitting room and a pretty, sunny rear garden, perfect for dining alfresco.

Boasting many superb walks from the doorstep, this charming cottage in Rachub is also ideally located within 7 miles of the North Wales coastline, whilst the popular tourist attractions and outdoor activities of Llanberis lie just 9 miles away.

The bustling town of Caernarfon, with its majestic 13th Century castle, golf course and host of shops, pubs and restaurants is within a 15-minute drive, making this Rachub cottage a perfect location for a fun-filled holiday at any time of year.


Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x adult bunks. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and multi-fuel stove.


  • Electric storage heaters with multi-fuel stove
  • Double gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV with FreeSat, DVD, WiFi
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Stairgate
  • One permit for car park 20 yds from cottage
  • Patio garden with herb bed, furniture and BBQ
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2 mins walk
  • Note: Low head height to rear door
  • Note: Check-in 5pm, check-out 12pm.

About the location


Bangor 6 miles; Llanberis 9 miles; Caernarfon 10 miles.

The small village of Rachub quietly nestles at the foot of the great Carneddau Mountains, amongst the magnificent Snowdonian Mountain Range, just 9 miles from Llanberis and 10 miles from Caernarfon. Housing a traditional shop, welcoming pub, bakery and small Post Office, the area abounds in wonderful walks and cycle trails in the surrounding hills and mountains. The beautiful North Wales Heritage Coastline is within 7 miles, the Zip World zip wire ride in Bethesda is easily accessible for the adrenalin junkies, whilst the bustling market town of Caernarfon is only 10 miles away, boasting a magnificent 13th century castle, pretty art shops, a great golf course and many fine restaurants. The popular tourist centre of Llanberis, renowned as a Mecca for climbers and walkers, lies just 9 miles away and offers a host of outdoor activities, as well as providing some excellent places to eat and drink, coupled with some shops. A superb location all year round, perfect for exploring all that North Wales has to offer.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas