- Off road parking
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
- Sky TV
- Broadband / WiFi
Reviews & Ratings
44 Customer Reviews
"A lovely cottage conveniently placed for visiting many areas of North Wales."
"Had a lovely stay at no1 Railway cottage."
Very clean and comfortable. Fully equipped with everything needed for a worry free stay. Double bed was super comfy. Owner was so nice kept us informed. Had a lovely touch of fresh flowers and the fire on when we arrived. Would definitely recommend and would love to stay again. I would.like to stay that on Skyecottages the description does state sky TV which there isn't. It does have a smart TV which you can use Netflix. Disney + and YouTube however the WiFi isn't strong enough for it to work all the time. But we weren't there for TV watching so not really a problem. The village is a beautiful place!
"The cottage is in a perfect location and the views from it with all the wild birds are amazing."
The trains really aren’t a bother, in fact we ended up looking for them and waving! Everything you need is provided and very useful utility room. The owner gave us a friendly helpful call with all the info prior to the trip and we were warned about the damp patch in the double room and the non working blind before we arrived. On the downside the sofas were perhaps a little past their use with big sags and unfortunately for me, with a dust mite allergy, the radiator tops were absolutely full of fluff, cobwebs and dust in every location though the kitchen was the worst. Perhaps with a little more attention to cleanliness this could have been a perfect getaway.
"Nice little cottage but could really do with some tlc, new furniture and a lick of paint."
"The cottage was well equipped, lovely location."
Appreciated the milk, Welsh cakes and flowers left for our arrival. Hope to return again before to long. Thank you.
"A fabulous cottage in a wonderful location."
Private parking close by was a real bonus as was the outside seating. We would definitely stay here again. The Welsh cakes and milk in the fridge were a thoughtful and welcome touch.
"A most enjoyable holiday experience, overall trying to please every individual is difficult but this property in my view comes very close to perfection."
Car parking was excellent which was private and an added bonus was safe off road. Excellent communication from the owner regarding ascertaining keys etc. The following points are made in a helpful manner:- 1. Refuse bins (especially the green re-cycle) need labelling so that no doubt in what to place in each bin, bottles, cardboard, cans, plastic etc. 2. Additional plastic bin liners for the large black bin would help to keep bin clean. 3. A dimmer switch for the upstairs stairs/landing light or a night light to switch on during hours of darkness if you need the bathroom during the night to save putting lights on to see where your going may be beneficial especially as one bedroom exits by the stairs. 4. A warning tape or marker on the step from the kitchen into the entrance hall (to front door) needed, the step is lower and black in colour and therefore it was easy to misplace your footing and balance as happened upon our visit until you are used to it. I hasten to add the above issues did not overshadow the overall experience of the property which was most enjoyable. Thank you.
"We absolutely loved our stay at the Railway cottage."
On arrival we were greeted by fresh flowers on the table, welsh cakes and a bottle of milk. Much appreciated after a long drive! The cottage was well presented, cosy, clean and comfortable. The garden was lovely and we wrapped up and sat out for our morning teas while watching the birds. The location was perfect, we were in walking distance of shops, restaurants and attractions. I would definitely stay here again, as it was enjoyed by all of the family.
"Very nice cottage one of the best we had in Betwsycoed ."
Look forwards to stay there again
"The pint of milk and welsh cakes were appreciated!"
"Excellent cottage and stay"
"We had an amazing week in this lovely cottage, we will definitely be going there again."
"Thoroughly enjoyed our short stay."
Such a cosy feel especially when it rained most of the time! Loved being by the railway and plenty of interesting shops, pubs, and cafes around
"Really great stay, great location."
Only improvement I can suggest is a better shower.
"Lovely cottage in a great location."
Will definitely be returning soon .
"This was an amazing place to stay, everything you could want was in the cottage."
Sitting out having meals watching the birds and little rabbits running around, it really is idyllic. Can’t wait to return
"Lovely cottage, well maintained and situated in an excellent location"
"Excellent as always."
"A lovely cottage."
Spacious and warm. A perfect location...central but still quiet. The trains going by in no way disturbed us but added to our enjoyment. Highly recommend
"A very cosy cottage with all the home comforts that you possibly wish for."
The welcome addition was the welsh cakes that were left by the owner.
"A beautiful modern, well equipped home-from-home in the heart of Betws y Coed village."
Thoughtful owners left milk, coffee, welshcakes and fresh flowers out for our arrival. Designated parking for up to 2 cars, a sunny quiet patio area to relax, yet only sminutes walk from pubs, restaurants and the Gwydr National Park & River Llugwy. Something for everyone and an excellent base to explore the beauty of North Wales. Highly recommended.
"We had a lovely stay in a wondeful cottage."
Location ideal for a couple of boys who loved seeing and riding on the trains. The milk in the fridge on our arrival and Welsh cakes was a lovely touch. Thank you.. will definitely book again...
"This was an absolutely wonderful location and perfect for our family."
The host was very kind and made sure we had everything we needed. The accommodation was cozy but just the right size for us. I hope that we're able to revisit!
"Ideal location, comfortable cottage."
"The cottage was excellent, very cosy and welcoming."
The whole process of booking the holiday was very easy and the cottage was just as described. I would not hesitate at recommending Sykes in the future and would definitely use them again.
"Wow! What a wonderful cottage in a fabulous setting."
Everything was immaculately clean and very well equipped - Mrs Williams was extremely helpful and provided lots of useful info about shops, pubs etc. The village is a perfect setting to explore Snowdonia and the surrounding areas - everything seemed to be much nearer than expected - which meant we weren't spending lots of time travelling... We cant wait to come back and explore further - once lockdown is lifted.. Many thanks...
"This cottage was lovely, and exactly what we wanted."
My son who loves trains loved the train museum and shop. We all liked being so close to the shops and cafes while still being so quiet. Unfortunately due to rain we were unable to walk as much as we would have liked but found plenty to do locally with two high school children. The parking was close enough not to be a problem. We had a supermarket food delivery just after we arrived and were able to top up at the local shops as needed. We all really enjoyed our stay.
"Comfortable cottage, very convenient for visiting family in nearby Llanrwst - especially since the introduction of a train service on Sundays."
"This cottage is ideally situated not just for the pretty village of Betws-y-Coed but for the Snowdonia National Park ~ you can get to the high lights of the Park like the Snowdon Railway or Zip World before the crowds and take advantage of the various early bird offers."
There's plenty of private allocated parking, which is important in Betws, and it is literally a moment's walk away from the bustling shops and cafes around the Station. It is worth noting the trains are not running on the Conwy line at the moment due to storm damage in March '19 ~ due to reopen in the Summer. It's warm and well equipped and one we will revisit.
"Have stayed several times before, same high standards, will no doubt book again in the future."
"No Everything was just fine Thank you"
"Great location, beautiful countryside."
Living area of cottage more spacious than it appears in the picture. Couldn't fault the cottage at all.
"Great place and location."
Very clean and tidy when we got there, cottage had everything we needed in there.
"I was celebrating a special birthday with my family, I was very pleased how comfortable and spacious the cottage was."
I have been going to Betws-y-coed for many years and stayed in various places, I can honestly say this cottage is by far one of the best for value
"Lovely cottage in our favourite N Wales village"
"The cottage was just as described and pictured as on Sykes site There were no disappointments In fact there was fresh flowers and Welsh cakes when we arrived."
Cottage spotless and easy private parking for 2 cars My husband is disabled and to walk out of the front door and be in the centre of Betwsy Coed was marvellous! The only let down was the weather !!
"We had a wonderful holiday."
The cottage was lovely and comfortable. It was well situated for everything we wanted from this holiday. Many thanks.
"A really spacious cottage with everything you could need for a family."
Fabulous location within easy walking distance to the village.
"The Railway Cottage is very specious and located at a very good spot in Betws-y-Coed (a good place to be!"
). The train passes really close to the cottage but as the train only runs 6 times a day (forward/backward) it only ads to the atmosphere we expected with a railway cottage.
"It was a lovely cottage , would definitely recommend and hopefully visit again ."
Thought it Just needed tidying up a bit outside on the patio probably a few pots with flowers to make it more nice to sit out . Also a BBQ in the summer .
"The cottage was lovely."
Comfortable, warm and spotlessly clean, we could not fault a thing. Lots of nice places to eat, we had a 3 night break and the car did not move the whole eeekend. Would definitely visit again, we loved it.
"Ideal location for site seeing, Good transport, Very good shops."
"Centrally situated cottage."
Very close to rail line -but we knew that. Only a few trains per day -and added to the interest really. Really well situated for visiting lots of beautiful areas in North Wales.
- Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin, 1 x single
- Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
- Kitchen with breakfast bar
- Utility with WC
- Dining table is extendable
- Sitting room with electric woodburner-effect stove, dining area and doors to patio.
- Gas central heating with electric stove
- Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, Smart TV with basic Sky, DVD, radio/CD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
- Fuel and power inc. in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
- Travel cot and highchair
- Off road parking for 2 cars
- Lockable bike shed
- Terraced patio with furniture overlooking railway, lawned garden (50 yards from cottage)
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop 1 min walk, pub 3 mins walk
- Note: The railway runs adjacent to this cottage, with approximately 6 trains per day passing in both directions
- Note: Please contact us to confirm any short break bookings for summer weeks
A cosy end-terrace cottage just moments from the amenities of the popular village of Betws-y-Coed in the heart of the beautiful Snowdonia National Park.
This cottage has been decorated and furnished with care and attention to offer well-equipped, quality accommodation in a superb location for all Betws-y-Coed has to offer.
There is a spacious living area with doors to the patio, ideal for an evening drink, three comfortable bedrooms and even a separate lawned garden, just a few yards away.
The village amenities are a few minutes' walk, including shops, pubs and tea rooms, while the Tree Top Adventure High Ropes Course is within walking distance.
The pretty market town of Llanrwst is 4 miles away and offers a leisure centre with swimming pool.
Just a few minutes north is the Marin Mountain Bike Trail, while the whole area is superb for walking and climbing.
The coast, mountains, NT properties and much more can all be reached from this cottage, which makes a superb base all year round.
About the location
Llanrwst 4 miles; Blaenau Ffestiniog 11 miles.
Betws-y-Coed, known as the Gateway to Snowdonia, is North Wales' most popular inland resort. Surrounded by dense woodland and magnificent mountain country, this is a haven for walkers and outdoor enthusiasts alike. At Betws-y-Coed the River Conwy meets its three tributaries flowing from the west, and the beauty of the area is enhanced by cascading waterfalls, river pools and ancient bridges. Most famous of all are the magnificent Swallow Falls, situated where the Llugwy River hurls itself into a spectacular chasm. The village has shops, pubs, places to eat, miniature railway, a riverside golf course and the Tree Top Adventure High Ropes Course, and is home to The Snowdonia National Park Visitor Centre, as well as being the start of the beautiful Conwy Valley which leads to the coast and the lovely towns of Llandudno and Conwy.
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Note: Please contact us to confirm any short break bookings for summer weeks
This property offers the following short breaks:
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