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Bwthyn Heddychlon

Tanygrisiau near Blaenau Ffestiniog, North Wales & Snowdonia (Ref. 1078352)



Sykes rating

  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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3 Customer Reviews

  • "Lovely cottage, in a beautiful setting, very homely, really nice to sit outside after a mountain walk or trip to the coast, enjoyed our stay."

    Reviewed by MichaelJul 2022

  • "Lovely cottage with even lovelier scenery."

    Was an absolute joy of a weekend.

    Reviewed by ShoisobFeb 2022

  • "Great little holiday cottage."

    Waterfalls and cafe just a short walk up the road. The cottage was warm and cosy on arrival with the fire ready to be lit.

    Reviewed by HannahNov 2021

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  • Three bedrooms: 1 x ground-floor double, 1 x double, 1 x twin
  • Ground-floor shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Dining room
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove
  • LP Gas central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer
  • Smart TV with FreeSat, DVD player, WiFi, selection of books and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Offroad bay parking available on a first come, first served basis
  • Front garden with furniture and enclosed rear courtyard with furniture
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 1.4 miles
  • Note: Access to the property is on foot up a short, but steep incline
  • Note: Internal stairs are steep and may not be suitable for guests with limited mobility, children need to be supervised
  • Note: A steam railway line runs behind the property, some associated noise may be heard
  • Note: The ground-floor double can be accessed from one side only

The property

Blaenau Ffestiniog 1.6 miles.

This delightful double-fronted cottage is set in an elevated position overlooking the pretty village of Tanygrisiau, a stone's throw away from the fascinating slate mining town of Blaenau Ffestiniog.

This well-presented cottage is ideal for couples, friends or family alike, who want to enjoy time together exploring one of the most beautiful and rugged parts of the Snowdonia National Park.

A warm welcome awaits as you step inside, enveloped by the peaceful and tranquil ambiance, beautifully furnished and boasting eye-catching features and a plethora of character, complemented with the soft tones of the neutral interior.

The snug sitting room boasts an inglenook style fireplace housing a warming wood-burning stove, perfect for a cosy night in during the cooler months.

Continuing through the property, the well-equipped kitchen houses all of the necessary amenities to cater for your needs, alongside the pleasant dining room, providing a place to gather with your loved ones, enjoying a leisurely breakfast while you plan the day ahead.

For your convenience, the contemporary shower room and a delightful double bedroom are located on the ground-floor, with a further two bedrooms found upstairs.

The shallow frontage provides a lovely space to sit out with a glass of wine in the early evening, offering a pleasant outlook of scenic countryside views and the encompassing hillside.

An enclosed courtyard can be found at the rear of the property, perfect for letting your four legged friend roam free, with a craggy backdrop of the Moelwyn mountain range and the well-known Ffestiniog Steam railway.

Head off on foot and explore your delightful surroundings, with a visit to the charming Lakeside Café being a must during your stay, where you can indulge in a delicious hearty breakfast to set you up for a day of walking in the hills.

Nearby are the fun-filled attractions of Zip World Titan, home to the longest zip wire in Europe along with Zip Caverns and Bounce Below, a thrilling underground trampoline experience.

Take a tour around the ancient slate caverns of Llechwedd, or stay above ground with a visit to Antur Stiniog bike park, where you can enjoy a scenic ride through the stunning mountains and trails of North Wales.

Board the train at Blaenau Ffestiniog and explore the popular destinations of Harlech, Porthmadog and Criccieth, all offering an exciting selection of shopping opportunities, eateries and attractions worth visiting.

Lace up your hiking boots and discover the scenic landscape of Snowdonia National Park, where avid outdoor adventurers can tackle the climb to the summit of Mount Snowdon.

Explore the riches that this beautiful area has to offer with a stay at Bwthyn Heddychlon.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £200.

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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

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas