Blaenau Ffestiniog 1.2 miles.
A well-appointed terraced cottage, situated in a residential area in the village of Manod, just over a mile from the slate mining town of Blaenau Ffestiniog.
Providing the perfect base for exploring the wild and rugged landscapes and stunning scenery of North Wales this cottage will suit couples and friends, a small family, keen walkers, cyclists and outdoor enthusiasts.
Bryn Eithin has a modern and contemporary interior and is tastefully furnished throughout.
The sitting room is cosy with comfy sofas and a warming gas living-flame fire provides a great place for everyone to sit, chat and relax after a busy day walking and exploring, and the dining area creates a relaxing atmosphere to enjoy a sit down meal together.
The well-equipped kitchen with modern cream units caters for all your needs and the downstairs bathroom is modern and well-appointed.
Upstairs are two bedrooms, the main bedroom boasts a stylish king-size bed and TV whilst the second bedroom has a view extending towards the Moelwyn mountains.
Outside is a rear garden with lawned area and a decked patio with furniture, enjoy the sun from late afternoon, sit and relax, enjoying a glass of something on those balmy summer evenings after a days of exploring.
Local shops, restaurants, pubs and even a cinema are all just over a mile away and there are some fantastic walks from the doorstep with great access to Snowdonia which offers more wonderful walking opportunities and mountain bike tracks to explore.
Blaenau Ffestiniog is home to a host of adrenaline-fuelled activities at Llechwedd Slate Caverns, Zip World Titan (the largest zip zone in Europe), Zip World Caverns and Bounce Below (deep mine zip wires and the largest underground system of trampolines in the world!) are all located here.
For something a little less energetic, the well-known Ffestiniog narrow gauge steam railway is also close by and will be loved by all.
A little further afield, why not visit the Italian village and gardens of Portmeirion, together with historic castles and sandy beaches all within a 20 minute drive away?
Bryn Eithin is ideally placed and provides a great base for a holiday or short break anytime of the year.
About the location
Blaenau Ffestiniog 1.5 miles; Porthmadog 10 miles; Betws-y-Coed 13 miles.
Manod is situated between the impressive Manod and Moelwyn mountains near the centre of Snowdonia National Park. Only 1.5 miles away is Blaenau Ffestiniog, once the capital of slate quarrying and in the 18th Century known as the "City of Slate". The town stands in an elevated, natural bowl amidst this mountainous region, has a good variety of shops and pubs, but is best known for its tourist attractions. One of the old quarries is now the renowned Llechwedd Slate Cavern, or there is the magnificent hydroelectric power station and famous narrow gauge Ffestiniog Railway providing wonderful trips through spectacular countryside. Enjoy superb walks and bike trails, good climbing at the Plas y Brenin National Mountain Centre, wonderful sandy beaches, great fishing or golf, or visit delightful Betws-y-Coed, the Italianate Village at Portmeirion, or Bala, with its renowned white-water rafting opportunities.