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Yr Hen Swyddfa Bost

Bontddu near Barmouth, North Wales & Snowdonia, LL40 2UB (Ref. 1072684)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

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  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
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The property

Barmouth 4 miles.

Perched in the tranquil village of Bontddu near Barmouth in Gwynedd, is this superb, semi-detached house Yr Hen Swyddfa Bost.

Set over two floors and sleeping up to six guests, Yr Hen Swyddfa Bost is a fantastic setting for your next North Wales adventure, with easy access to the town of Dolgellau, Snowdonia National Park and the beautiful beaches of Harlech.

Be welcomed into the generous sitting room with a library corner, where you can look forward to lighting the woodburning stove and curling up with your favourite book or enjoying a show on the Smart TV.

Head through to the ample kitchen/diner, where you can cook up a storm on the gas range and treat your guests to tasty home-cooked meals, settling down to enjoy at the dining table as you toast to a wonderful holiday.

When sleep calls, retreat upstairs where you will find three delightful bedrooms, a double with a TV, perfect for those lazy Sunday mornings, a second double and a twin, all ideal for catching your rest in.

Wake-up and indulge in hot soak in the sunken jacuzzi bath, as your towel warms on the heated towel rail nearby, before heading to the spacious walk-in wardrobe to select your outfit for the day.

Join your guests in the fabulous garden where you can tuck-in to an alfresco breakfast and discuss plans for a barbecue in the evening, followed by drinks in the splendid summerhouse.

After a long day of exploring the surrounding beaches, take advantage of the external shower room, where you can wash off sandy toes before stepping inside.

Explore your surroundings with a short drive down to Barmouth, where you will find the glorious sands of Traeth Abermaw Beach, where you can paddle the shores, build sandcastles with the little ones, or soak up the picturesque views as you sample fresh fish and chips.

Nearby, is the scenic Harbwer Abermaw Barmouth Harbour, which is a lovely setting for a leisurely stroll or crab fishing with the children, followed by a bite to eat at one of the many eateries nearby.

Walkers will delight at the superb Pamorama Walk, which offers some of the best views in the whole of Snowdonia!

Next stop is the charming town of Dolgellau, which is just 4 miles from the property and rests alongside the River Wnion, is a great day for a family day out where you can enjoy a picnic in Dolgellau Park, hike the trails of Precipice Walk and Mawddach Trail or visit the magnificent Coed y Brenin Forest Park where you will find mountain biking trails and a wide variety of outdoor activities, perfect for a family day out!

Be sure to take the time to visit the seaside resort of Harlech, which is home to the stunning Harlech Castle which frequently offers family events, the excellent Royal St. David’s Golf Club offering views of the castle and Snowdonia, the uninterrupted sands of Harlech Beach where you can walk the miles of glorious sands taking in the spectacular views of the sand dunes and Snowdon.

Promising an unforgettable trip to North Wales, choose Yr Hen Swyddfa Bost.


  • Over two floor
  • Three bedrooms: 1 x double with TV, 1 x double, 1 x twin
  • Bathroom with jacuzzi bath, walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Kitchen/diner with woodburning stove
  • Utility
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove
  • Gas central heating with 2 x woodburning stoves
  • Gas Rayburn Range, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher
  • Smart TV, TV, DVD player and DVD's, WiFi, selection of books and games
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburning stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair available
  • Roadside parking
  • Bike storage
  • Sloping garden with a summerhouse, decking, seating, ponds and barbecue
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 4.7 miles, pub 2 miles
  • Note: This property is beside a road so noise may be experienced
  • Note: There are two small covered ponds in the garden, please ensure children are supervised at all times
  • Note: The garden is on a hill and is may not be suitable for the less mobile
  • Note: There are 8 steps upto the front of the property, please consider when booking

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £250.

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About the location


Harlech 10 miles; Dolgellau 10 miles.

One of the most picturesque resorts on the Welsh coast, Barmouth is surrounded by the unrivalled splendour of the Snowdonia National Park. This traditional seaside town boasts an enormous sandy Blue Flag beach, perfect for families. A variety of shops, pubs and restaurants combined with the mild climate, make this an ideal destination for a holiday, even out of season. A paradise for walkers, climbers and cyclists, Mount Cader Idris is nearby. An abundance of wildlife along the Mawddach Estuary, trout fishing in mountain lakes, Harlech Castle, St David’s golf course and Portmeirion Italianate Village are just a handful of the many superb attractions within easy reach of this lovely spot.

Region Information

Note: This property is beside a road so noise may be experienced.
Note: There are two small covered ponds in the garden, please ensure children are supervised at all times.
Note: The garden is on a hill and is may not be suitable for the less mobile.
Note: There are 8 steps upto the front of the property, please consider when booking.