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Blaenau Ffestiniog, North Wales & Snowdonia, LL41 3AD (Ref. 1025421)



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  • Icon/Feature/Hot Tub Hot tub
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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4 Customer Review(s)

  • “Location superb, excellently clean and plenty of room for 4 guests, only downside was parking”

    - Adrian, September 2021

About the property

Paces away from Blaenau Ffestiniog's high street is this exceptional terraced cottage, once an old Victorian shop this unique property boasts stylish features with a chic industrial vibe.

Spanning over three floors, Bodorwel is an ideal resting base for a small group looking to celebrate in style as they explore the Snowdonia National Park.

Be charmed right from the get go as you admire the fabulous exterior, presenting a wide window looking into the property before stepping inside and settling in for the evening.

From 19 November 2021 this property will boast a 4 seater hot tub.The open-plan living space gives off an urban coffee shop ambiance with an atmospheric feel, featured throughout the imposing stone walling, cork flooring, hanging lights and repurposed rustic wood throughout.

Enjoy the sitting area during a frosty winter's night, gathering together in front of the warming woodburning stove as you log into your account on the firestick, picking up right where you left off on your TV show, alternatively, delight in a glass of wine as you unwind on the window seat, a great spot for people watching and letting the world go by.

Resting behind is an intimate dining area which resembles a romantic restaurant table, here you can enjoy your meals prepared from the gorgeous bespoke kitchen, fulfilling your culinary needs with its contemporary amenities and stunning dark blue theme.

Continuing to impress is your very own enclosed garden where you can take your dining experience outdoors or savour an evening glass of wine on a mellow summer's night.

When sleep calls, head upstairs to one of two inviting bedrooms, the first floor houses a snug double room with a bright bay window and homely window seat where you can curl up with a good book and cup of tea as you look out towards the striking mountain tops, this room is served by a sleek bathroom which features a sumptuous bath, a separate walk-in shower with rainfall features, and a fabulous heated mirror, whilst another double lies on the second floor, benefiting from it's own Velux window and en-suite shower room.

Situated in the typical Welsh town of Blaenau Ffestiniog high street is right on the property's doorstep, close to pubs to drink and restaurants to sample delicious local food.

Discover local attractions to suit all the family at Zip Caverns and Bounce Below which offers a surreal experience to adventure into the underground caves, or explore the famous narrow gauge Ffestiniog mountain railway nearby, passing through awe-inspiring views of the Snowdonia National Park and over to the vibrant harbour town of Porthmadog.

Venture into the exciting open spaces of the Snowdonia National Park, where you're spoiled for choice with the amount of challenging hikes, walking trails, and outdoor adventure at Dinas Emrys, Erik Scott, and Mount Snowdon.

Spend a day at one of the nearby coastal towns including Porthmadog with its Black Rock Sands, the sensational Italianate village of Portmeirion, or Harlech and Criccieth which both have dramatic castles.

Alternatively, step onto the Wales Coast Path and relish in the pure delight of the surrounding areas, witnessing hidden coves, far-reaching countryside, tall mountains and coastal havens throughout an array of towns, villages and attractions.

Treat yourself to a stylish escape at Bodorwel.

Note: From 19 November 2021, this property will boast a 4 seater hot tub.


  • Over three floors
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x second-floor double with en-suite walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC, 1 x double
  • Bathroom with bath, separate walk-in shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove
  • Gas central heating and woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and induction hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Fire TV Stick, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Roadside parking on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Private courtyard with seating and outbuilding for storage
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 0.1 miles Note: From 19 November 2021, this property will boast a 4 seater hot tub
  • Note: From 19 November 2021, the check in time for Bodorwel will be from 4pm.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £100.

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About the location


Porthmadog 11 miles.

The fascinating old slate town of Blaenau Ffestiniog is situated in a superb position for exploring the Snowdonia National Park. There is a good selection of shops, pubs and places to eat. The main local attractions include Zip World Slate caverns, the longest zip line in Europe and fastest in the world, this is a great underground adventure. The slate mines - where visitors can take enthralling underground trips to see mining as it was done in days gone by - and the famous narrow gauge Ffestiniog mountain railway which runs for 13 miles through the Snowdonia National Park to the harbour town of Porthmadog. Nearby is Portmeirion village, famous for its architecture and the film set of the cult TV series The Prisoner, plus local beaches, suitable for children, are within easy driving distance.

Region Information

Note: From 19 November 2021, this property will boast a 4 seater hot tub.

Note: From 19 November 2021, the check in time for Bodorwel will be from 4pm.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas