Station House

Dolwyddelan near Betws-y-Coed, North Wales & Snowdonia (Ref. 14934)

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  • Sleeps 8

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

Dolwyddelan 1.5 miles. This pretty detached house dates back to 1879 and is a conversion of the Roman Bridge station house, located on a single track country railway line, reputed to be ‘the least used station in Wales', 1.5 miles from Dolwyddelan, in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park.

You will feel like you have a private platform to your cottage as you can alight from the train on this request stop and step into this fully renovated, detached Dolwyddelan cottage, with superb views up the valley towards Snowdon and across to Moel Siabod.

This spacious Dolwyddelan cottage is decorated and furnished to a high standard, and offers a warm and welcoming base from which to explore the beautiful countryside, either by foot, car or train (just stick your thumb out!).

This cottage near Dolwyddelan has a spacious sitting room, separate dining room and fully fitted kitchen with breakfast table.

There is the added bonus of a delightful TV/reading room with sofa bed and superb views up the valley from its wrap-around windows.

Outside this Dolwyddelan cottage there is a lawned garden with patio area, ideal for sitting out, relaxing, barbecuing and enjoying the local wildlife.

There is access across the meadows to Afon Lledr which you can fish on with local day permits, while doorstep walking trails make this a haven for walkers and cyclists.

This delightful Dolwyddelan cottage, with its peaceful rural location in the heart of Snowdonia National Park, provides an ideal year-round base for an enjoyable and relaxing break.


Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x double, 1 x twin. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower cubicle, basin, bidet and WC. First floor basin and WC. Fitted kitchen with breakfast area. Utility. Dining room. Sitting room with gas fire and window onto platform. TV/reading room with double sofa bed.


  • LPG underfloor heating with gas fire in sitting room
  • Solar-powered hot water
  • Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer in utility, TV with FreeSat and DVD, 2nd TV with Freeview and DVD, radio, iPod dock, selection of books, games, DVDs, WiFi with LAN
  • All fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot, highchair and stairgate available
  • Off road parking for 5 cars
  • Enclosed, lawned rear garden with patio and furniture
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome, downstairs only
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pubs 1.5 miles
  • Note: Private spring water supply
  • Note: A two-carriage train passes every 2-3 hours, Mon to Sat, plus there is a Sunday service during the Summer months
  • Note: Check in time is 4pm.

About the location


Betws-y-Coed 6 miles.

Situated in the beautiful Lledr Valley at the foot of Moel Siabod in the Snowdonia National Park, just 6 miles from the popular tourist centre of Betws-y-Coed, the pretty village of Dolwyddelan is an ideal location from which to explore the whole of this spectacular mountain region. The village has a church dating to around 1500, whilst on the outskirts of the village is the 13th century Dolwyddelan Castle, which boasts magnificent views from its battlements. There are numerous walks in the mountains and the Gwydyr Forest and the railway line along the valley makes it possible to combine a walk one way with a return by train. The Afon Lledr is noted for sea trout and salmon fishing, and visiting golfers are welcome at the 9-hole course at Betws-y-Coed. Dolwyddelan village has a late-opening general store and two pubs serving bar meals, whilst within 8 miles, Betws-y-Coed, Blaenau Ffestiniog and Llanrwst offer a wide range of amenities.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute