2 Capel Gwyn

Llan Ffestiniog near Blaenau Ffestiniog, North Wales & Snowdonia (Ref. 3519)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

The property

A stone-built, semi-detached, 19th century cottage on the edge of the old slate quarrying village of Llan Ffestiniog, close to the centre of the Snowdonia National Park.

In a quiet residential lane providing stunning views of the Moelwyn Mawr and Bach mountains, this Wales cottage offers quality accommodation with a tempting combination of cosy cottage atmosphere and contemporary fixtures and fittings.

There are some exposed beams, a large stone fireplace with woodburner, and an attractive garden area, ideal for relaxing and dining alfresco.

The cottage is surrounded by spectacular countryside with wonderful scenic walks and cycle trails, including the Coed Cadw Woodland Trust and the Cynfal Waterfalls.

Enjoy nearby Porthmadog with its marina, or the enormous beach at Black Rock Sands, whilst Betws-y-Coed, Portmeirion, Bodnant Gardens, the famous Ffestiniog Railway and Mount Snowdon itself are all within easy reach.

An excellent cottage retreat at any time of year!


Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin & WC. Fitted kitchen with dining area, arch to sitting room with woodburner.


  • Oil central heating with woodburner in sitting room
  • Electric oven & hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, flat screen TV with DVD & FreeSat, iPod dock
  • Fuel, power & starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent
  • Bed linen & towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot & stairgate
  • Off road parking for one car
  • Garage available for bike/walking boot storage
  • Enclosed rear garden with small lawn, slate patio, gravelled sitting area, furniture & BBQ
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Village shop 3 mins walk
  • The renowned Grapes Inn with restaurant 2.5 miles.

About the location


Blaenau Ffestiniog 4 miles; Porthmadog 9 miles; Betws-y-Coed 15 miles.

The old slate quarrying village of Llan Ffestiniog quietly rests close to the impressive Manod and Moelwyn Mountains, near the centre of Snowdonia National Park. Nearby Blaenau Ffestiniog, once the world's capital of slate quarrying and in the 19th century known as the 'City of Slate', offers a range of shops and pubs, whilst the surrounding area boasts a variety of things to see and do. Take a tour around Llechwedd Slate Cavern, enjoy a ride on the famous Ffestiniog Railway or simply take some time to admire the stunning mountainous views available from all aspects. With excellent walking, mountain biking and cycling, wonderful sandy beaches, great fishing, a wealth of delightful towns and villages scattered throughout the area, Zip World, Bounce Below and the beautiful Vale of Ffestiniog and Cynfal Waterfalls to the west, this lovely location has something for everyone, at any time of year!

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