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Hen Dy Bryn Mawndy

Melin y Wig near Corwen, North Wales & Snowdonia (Ref. 1034993)



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  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation
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8 Customer Review(s)

  • “The cottage was outstanding,so comfortable and spacious.”

    The views and scenery are amazing. A lovely place to stay and explore North Wales. We had an amazing time and would definitely go back.

    The views and scenery are amazing. A lovely place to stay and explore North Wales. We had an amazing time and would definitely go back.

    - Catherine, September 2021

The property

Corwen 5.8 miles.

A beautiful barn conversion enjoying picturesque views of the surrounding hills, Hen Dy Bryn Mawndy presents contemporary accommodation for six guests in Melin-y-Wig, near Corwen.

Boasting rustic exposed beams contrasting with a plethora of modern, stylish comforts, Hen Dy Bryn Mawndy is the perfect mix of old and new, ideal for a family or two couples seeking a tranquil break to North Wales.

The property sits next door to another holiday home yet enjoys its own driveway and privacy, with plenty of off-road space to park up before heading inside.

Hang up your coats and leave boots in the spacious hall once inside, taking a left into the open-plan living space, the heart of the home, to be met with the modern, grey fitted kitchen.

Equipped with all the mod cons you want and need, including a dishwasher, the kitchen is sure to impress the chef of the group, with a dining table to gather around for home-cooked meals.

Take a step down into the lounge area to sink into the corner sofa, or settle on the leather sofa, with a Smart TV mounted on the wall, and double patio doors providing beautiful views.

Open up the doors on a summers day and make use of the enclosed terrace patio, ideal for alfresco dining and simply enjoying the views of the sheep in nearby fields and the valley beyond, a tranquil scene.

Back in the main hallway, turn right to discover two beautiful bedrooms, with the king-size bedroom featuring an old inglenook fireplace transformed into a unique dressing area, and a twin room too, both furnished with locally made bedside tables and Smart TVs, and served by the immaculate bathroom down the hall.

Take the stairs to the first floor, passing the hidden utility cupboard housing the washing machine and tumble dryer, to enter the master bedroom, with a step down bringing you first into a sitting and dressing area, and a further step down taking you to the sleeping area with a king-size bed, more soft seating and a Smart TV, completed by the Juliet balcony offering more amazing views to behold.

Freshen up in another fabulous bathroom, this one boasting a freestanding, claw foot bath and a separate large walk-in shower.

The location of Hen Dy Bryn Mawndy is perfect for walkers seeking to find plenty of hiking challenges, with several peaks nearby as well as the Alwen Valley, Alwen Reservoir and Llyn Brenig, the latter being home to a visitor centre, sailing club and osprey lookout.

Head to the town of Corwen to find a host of amenities for your self-catered stay, with lots of local businesses to support selling fresh, local produce.

The stunning Clwydian Range and Dee Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty boasts plenty of walking opportunities too with popular peaks including Moel y Gamelin, Moel Famau, and Foel Fenlli.

Mountain biking enthusiasts can look forward to heading out on the Llandegla Moors, whilst road cyclists can tackle the hilly North Wales roads and stop off for tea and cake at one of the lovely villages or towns like Ruthin.

Spend the day exploring the town of Llangollen which rests along the River Dee, home to a heritage railway, The Horse Drawn Boat Centre and Plas Newydd Historic House and Gardens.

Venture into the Snowdonia National Park for more epic walking and cycling adventures, or go to Bala Lake for a range of watersports.

Enjoy getting to know this stunning area of North Wales from the beautiful Hen Dy Bryn Mawndy.


  • Three bedrooms all with Smart TVs: 1 x king-size with sitting/dressing area and Juliet balcony, 1 x ground-floor king-size, 1 x ground-floor twin
  • Ground-floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Bathroom with freestanding bath, hand held shower, walk-in shower, basin, 2 x heated towel rails and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area
  • Oil central heating
  • Electric double oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, 4 x Smart TVs, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking
  • Enclosed terrace patio with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 5.7 miles, pub 3 miles
  • Note: There are steps within the property's floors, please take care
  • Note: This property can be connected to the neighbouring property Bryn Mawndy 1034976 via an interconnecting hallway, together both properties sleep 14 guests

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About the location


Llangollen 10 miles; Bala 12 miles; Ruthin 12 miles; Betws-y-Coed 22 miles.

Set in the Clwydian Range and Dee Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, at the meeting point of five river valleys, is the picturesque North Wales market town of Corwen. A charming town offering plenty of local amenities including traditional butchers, greengrocers and bakeries as well as a selection of pubs, cafes, restaurants and a leisure centre, trim trail and children’s play area. Corwen provides everything you need whilst discovering this stunning area. A journey on the Llangollen Heritage Steam Railway, which has now been extended to Corwen, is one of the best ways to see the beautiful views of the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in comfort. Take a horse-drawn canal boat from Llangollen and visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Pontcysyllte, Britain’s largest aqueduct. Corwen is immersed in history and heritage; learn about Owain Glyndwr, the self-proclaimed Prince of Wales, explore beautiful Rug Chapel and Langar Church, or climb through the heather to one of the most important Iron Age hill forts, Caer Drewyn, built around 800 BC. Visit the National Trust properties of Chirk Castle and Erddig, explore the atmospheric ruins of Cistercian Valle Crucis Abbey and Castell Dinas Brân. Foodies can visit the nearby Rhug Estate, one of the largest organic properties in the UK and dine at Tyddyn Llan in nearby Llandrillo, considered to be one of Wales' finest restaurants. The historical town of Ruthin and the town of Bala, with its celebrated lake, offering wonderful watersports, are just twenty minutes away by car. The exhilarating Snowdonia National Park is just fifteen minutes’ drive away; an arena of outdoor adventure just waiting for you to discover, which can also be accessed via the lovely village of Betws-y-Coed, the official 'Gateway to Snowdonia’.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas