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Plas Tirion Cottage

Mostyn near Holywell, North Wales & Snowdonia (Ref. 932781)



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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi

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59 Customer Reviews

  • "Great cottage as good as ever and we'd definitely stay again."

    Phil the owner was on site, always available and helpful. Kevin the cat made several welcome visits and made us feel at home.

    Reviewed by PhilApr 2022

  • "Another great stay at Plas Tirion Cottage."

    Very well equipped and Phil is a superb host. Always on hand but never intrusive. Such a peaceful setting and very comfortable place to relax and soak up the beautiful countryside.

    Reviewed by SueApr 2022

  • "Brilliant. Property is located on Phil's beautiful 40 acre Horse farm."

    The farm itself is secure, clean with coastal views. Upon arriving we were met with Phil and a welcome basket containing a housekeeping folder and brochures of walks, locations and restaurants along with other goodies which were much appreciated. Phil himself offers a range of places to visit on the coast knowing about the local history and walks on site and off site. Phils very welcoming and allows you to meet his pets, horses and most importantly Kevin the cat. The hospitality made our stay ever more relaxing.

    Reviewed by ChristopherApr 2022

  • "Really enjoyed our stay in Plas Tirion cottage."

    A lovely cottage and a lovely warm welcome on arrival from Phil. Thankyou

    Reviewed by FredMar 2022

  • "We had a great stay at Plas Tirion."

    Clean and comfortable, views across the estuary to the Wirral, plenty of walks from the cottage. Kids loved having Kevin the cat to visit. He's a real character!

    Reviewed by ThomasFeb 2022

  • "What a lovely cosy cottage this is."

    We arrived on a cold evening to a wood burner that the owner had kindly lit for our arrival. The cottage is situated on a working farm and that adds to it's appeal. It's very peaceful with great views. The owner is really nice and helpful, on hand if required and has clearly taken pride in the design and build and running of the cottage. From here you can easily reach many attractions in North Wales plus day trips to Liverpool. A real gem of a place.

    Reviewed by ElizabethFeb 2022

  • "Owner really made this break a special experience, very generous with his time, great cottage and very clean."

    100% will return.

    Reviewed by AbdulDec 2021

  • "Had an absolutely lovely stay at Plas Tirion Cottage."

    Location ideal for day trips to llandudno, Conwy castle, Prestatyn, and Talacre bay. The farm was immaculate and Philip was always around for advice on places to visit. The cottage is better than the photos show, clean and cosy. We had a few cold November days so the underfloor heating and log burner was ideal when we came back from a cold day out. Kevin the cat was a frequent welcome visitor and loved curling up each night in front of the fire. We loved the views across the Dee, horses in the fields and the roaming chickens. We will definitely be booking this cottage again! It was great value for money!

    Reviewed by MichaelNov 2021

  • "Absolutely fantastic cottage, it was so lovely and clean and the scenery is just beautiful."

    The cottage is exactly like the photos, it was a great mix of cosy and modern. Phil is absolutely lovely and my little boy was over the moon that he got to meet Kevin the Cat and the horses. We had such a lovely time and would recommend to anyone.

    Reviewed by HayleyNov 2021

  • "Fantastic stay in this lovely cottage."

    The views were wonderful and the cottage very cosy. We loved seeing the horses, chickens and cat in the mornings.thank you.

    Reviewed by KatieOct 2021

  • "This is a great little cottage, we went as a family and used it as a base to do day trips out, it was great to come back to and put the fire on and relax after a busy day."

    Phil was very welcoming and left a nice welcome hamper. The view out are great and the cottage has all the equipment you need for a nice break, We will be back again,

    Reviewed by DanielOct 2021

  • "Plas Tirion is beautiful."

    The views are stunning and you are made to feel at home. Phil, the owner is so helpful and the small personal touches in the welcome pack are perfect. The cottage has everything you'll need, just like home. This is a great base for travelling and exploring. We will definitely be booking this cottage again. Thank you for the hospitality

    Reviewed by KatrinaOct 2021

  • "We have had an absolutely fabulous stay at Plas Tirion cottage."

    The cottage itself is really well appointed with everything you could need to have a great stay. The cottage was clean and modern with a great view out across the Welsh countryside! Phil the owner was very friendly and helpful and Kevin the cat was a daily welcome visitor. We would highly recommend this property - it’s ideally situated to explore the beautiful Welsh countryside and little towns and villages!

    Reviewed by AllisonSep 2021

  • "My Family and I really enjoyed our stay in the cottage."

    The location is fantastic, so quiet and safe for the children to play in. The horses and chickens are great to occupy the kids, and of course Kevin the cat! Phil was an excellent host, and very patient with my two boys who wanted to be in the stables every 5 mins (thanks Phil!). My only issue was the beds! Unfortunately the beds were uncomfortable. This isn’t a massive issue, nothing a mattress topper wouldn’t sort, but certainly something that needs looking at. It didn’t detract from putting on the log burner in the evening, or the lovely view out the back door across the farm and onto the coast line. Really enjoyed our stay.

    Reviewed by WesleyAug 2021

  • "Just arrived back from a fantastic stay at Plas Tirion Cottage and can't wait to return!"

    We stayed here with our two boys aged 11 and 4 and we all thoroughly enjoyed it. The cottage is situated in the most stunning surroundings with views of the estuary and horses on the farm. Phil made us feel really welcome from when we arrived to when we left and was really helpful with places to visit nearby. Kevin the cat was a delight and we had to talk the boys out of sneaking him home with us! The cottage itself is stunning and kept immaculate, beautiful features and furnishings make it a perfect place to stay. We visited many places nearby and would highly recommend Conwy Castle, Colwyn Bay Mountain Zoo and The lighthouse at Talacre beach to name a few. Can't wait to return.

    Reviewed by LeeAug 2021

  • "Only thing we would like to mention is that a nice bed or good metres will help."

    Secondly the Sky window in bedroom should have blinds or curtains.

    Reviewed by NareshJul 2021

  • "Plas Tirion Cottage is the perfect combination of beautiful cottage with high quality linen fixtures and fittings, a peaceful location and wonderful gracious host."

    Exceptionally clean and everything you would need for a relaxing holiday. We cannot wait to return to this lovely cottage and bring lots of treats for Kevin the cat !

    Reviewed by MelanieJun 2021

  • "I was absolutely delighted with my mini Wales vacation."

    The premises where delightful and Phil is a most gracious host. He was so helpful and welcoming both him and his lovely cat Kev made are stay unforgettable. I would definitely book again. Thank you

    Reviewed by LeeanneMay 2021

  • "What a brilliant few days we had."

    Me and my boyfriend stayed for 2 nights in this beautiful cottage - it was beautifully clean and well kept and the owner was extremely helpful the whole time. We were recommended to head to Conwy which was a beautiful day out. The farm was so peaceful and quiet and we were able to see the horses. We particularly loved the log fire - it was the perfect place to relax.

    Reviewed by LouiseMay 2021

  • "We have spent a fantastic time, shame we could not stay longer."

    Definitely going back the owner is a charming gentleman and very helpful, clean quiet and beautiful place to relax.

    Reviewed by PawelApr 2021

  • "Had an amazing time at Plas Tirion Cottage."

    The cottage and setting is incredible. The facilities are second to none and the views are some of the best we've had whilst on holiday. Big thank you to the owner Phil who looked after us well and was very helpful throughout our stay.

    Reviewed by RhianApr 2021

  • "Our stay at Plas Tirion Cottage was wonderful."

    The cottage itself was beautiful, so clean and in such a lovely location. Phil literally was such an amazing host, nothing too much trouble and he was always on hand to make sure we were having a great time and were comfortable. Kevin the cat was such a welcome addition as we were all missing our two cats at home and Kevin would curl up next to us and sleep or want fussing which our sons were very happy to do! The only downside was we didn’t stay long enough! Thank you Phil and Kevin for your hospitality and sharing your beautiful home with us and we very much hope to see you again in the future. I’m recommending you to anyone and everyone, all I can say to anyone considering Plas Tirion Cottage- do it! You will have a wonderful time in a wonderful place and well looked after.

    Reviewed by NatalieApr 2021

  • "Plans Tirion is a beautifully situated and maintained cottage."

    Phil is very friendly and helpful and supplied a generous welcome pack. Horses on site and a very friendly cat Kevin. Lovely views of the Dee estuary and very convenient for trips and walks at beauty spots in the area. We would definitely be happy to return.

    Reviewed by PhilSep 2020

  • "Everything is of a high standard - good comfortable bed, good quality bed linen and towels."

    Phil gave us some good tips and made us feel welcome, and we loved Kevin the cat. Log burner great for chilly nights. We felt quite at home.

    Reviewed by MSep 2020

  • "We have just arrived home from an amazing week at Plas Tirion Cottage."

    What a fantastic holiday we've had! Phil, the owner, is extremely friendly, helpful and chatty - nothing is too much trouble. The welcome basket was a lovely touch and helped us to plan all of our wonderful day trips. Our 7 year old daughter had the time of her life staying on a Livery and waking up to the beautiful horses, chickens and cats everyday. The views are incredible and the cottage is clean and cosy. Thank you Phil for a fantastic week! Would recommend this cottage to anyone.

    Reviewed by JadeAug 2020

  • "We had an amazing time in North Wales and this cottage enhanced our stay."

    Amazing host and surroundings! I couldn’t recommend this cottage highly enough.

    Reviewed by StuartAug 2020

  • "A very relaxing and enjoyable stay."

    The cottage was excellent. The owner was very helpful and accommodating. We hope to return.

    Reviewed by RichardAug 2020

  • "Lovely place, lovely people, thoroughly enjoyed my stay here!"

    Would highly recommend!

    Reviewed by MollyAug 2020

  • "Absolutely loved our stay here."

    The view of the coast in the distance was the perfect way to start a day and the peace and quiet in the evenings was almost surreal. The cottage itself is exceedingly clean, comfortable and well equipped. The log burner made for relaxed and peaceful evenings, with all the firewood and kindling you could need supplied. The shower is powerful and warm, the beds comfortable and the kitchen stocked with everything you need except food. The TV was surprisingly high quality, equipped with Freeview and a Blu-ray player. From here we managed to head to Snowdonia national park, Conwy castle and a beach I have forgotten the name of. I would recommend plas tirion cottage to anyone and everyone, by far this is one of the best places I have stayed.

    Reviewed by NathanAug 2020

  • "Phil met us on arrival and made us feel very welcome."

    The cottage is within the grounds of Phil’s house, next to stables where you can look at the horses. Horses are also in the fields surrounding the property The cottage had a very modern feel to it, which is what we like, with a fantastic open plan accommodation which made it very sociable on our family break. A very large shower room and two good sized bedrooms. We all had a lovely time and would highly recommend staying here.

    Reviewed by IanAug 2020

  • "Gorgeous cottage, lovely surroundings and close to lots of lovely things to do."

    Philip was great with us making sure we had everything we needed and let the little one feed the horses and chickens, coming back with fresh laid eggs was an added bonus! We visited Talacre and Barkby beach and Greenacres animal park all within a 15 - 20 minute drive and found a great family pub with a large outside play area Lyons Nant Hall Hotel. It was all really easy to do socially distanced and felt safe.

    Reviewed by KerryJul 2020

  • "The holiday cottage could not be faulted the owner phil was great couldent be ..."

    The holiday cottage could not be faulted the owner phil was great couldent be more helpful kevin the cat perfect just what we needed we will definitely go back

    Reviewed by StephenFeb 2020

  • "A wonderful little cottage in a nice quiet location."

    The property is extremely clean, modern and well decorated with lovely views of the River Dee. Seeing the horses go in and out of the stables and having a visit from the friendly cat was a highlight for the kids. The owner showed us how everything worked and was around should we need any help or have any questions which was nice to know. We would definitely stay here again.

    Reviewed by EmilyNov 2019

  • "The cottage is beautiful and and welcome we received from Phil was outstanding."

    We stayed in October and the log burner was lit when we arrived in the evening and the cottage immaculately clean and beautiful. The welcome basket was very welcome (delicious cake!) and the location is ideal for days out in Snowdonia, the north Wales coast, Liverpool and Chester. We loved it so much we re-booked halfway through the week to come again next year.

    Reviewed by ElizabethOct 2019

  • "Loved staying at the cottage Phil made us very welcome ,its very quiet at night ,the beds are very comfortable."

    We loved the underfloor heating and we made use of the log burner very cosy. There is a large tv and DVD player. The cottage is easy to find with SatNav it is up a narrow lane but this wasn't a problem as we hardly saw another vehicle. We would definitely go back if we holidayed in the area again. Thanks Phil Keith and Julie

    Reviewed by KeithSep 2019

  • "We had a fantastic holiday at Plas Tirion."

    Our daughter loved being able to run around with the chickens and Kevin the cat. Being able to see, pet and interact with the horses was really special. All of the horses were very patient with a toddler running around and she loved them. The house was spotless and very well equipped. We thoroughly enjoyed having a log burner. The views as well are incredible. We had a really lovely time and will definitely be back!

    Reviewed by LucySep 2019

  • "Absolutely perfect peaceful little cottage."

    Loved the place, very well kept and such a beautiful peaceful area. The owners are so helpful and willing to do anything to help out with any problems. Very knowledgable about the area and such great hosts. The owners are just as nice as the cottage itself. The cottage is so well set out and brilliantly kept. Upon arrival the owner greeted us and was most helpful. Would definitely stay here again. Can’t recommend this place enough if you’re after a peaceful place not too far from several beaches.

    Reviewed by PeterAug 2019

  • "Very nice cottage in the North Wales countryside with beautiful views out to the estuary."

    Our little boy enjoyed looking at the horses outside and meeting Kevin the cat! Phil the owner was friendly and left us to our own devices despite only being next door. You do need to drive to the nearest shop and pub which is in Holywell but this was not an issue for us. The website stated that the nearest pub was within an 8 minute walk but this was closed down. There was a table and chairs outside the cottage but it doesn't really have much of an outdoor area as it is within the main farm. Overall we had a really enjoyable stay.

    Reviewed by KathrynAug 2019

  • "This is a lovely cottage."

    the owner was so helpful and easily accessible. The property itself has great views from the bedrooms and it's great to spend the evenings watching the horses graze as the sun sets. It's a charming property and would be very comfortable place to base yourself on any north wales trip. The quality of the bedding and towels were great and everything was clean and tidy. Would happily stay here again.

    Reviewed by AshoJun 2019

  • "Delightful cottage in a picturesque setting."

    Very clean, comfortable accommodation. Phil the owner was very friendly and most helpful. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would highly recommend Plas Tirion.

    Reviewed by JohnMay 2019

  • "Lovely cosy cottage."

    Very helpful owner, especially when your lost. Plenty to do in the surrounding area.

    Reviewed by CarolineMay 2019

  • "Fantastic cottage and set to a high standard."

    Lovely initial touches when you enter, right down to a bottle of milk for tea after that long journey. Really nice couple who were very accommodating. Highly recommend

    Reviewed by ChristianFeb 2019

  • "The cottage was lovely, light and homely situated in a lovely spot with a very nice view over the estuary."

    Had very relaxing time and would definitely recommend to others.

    Reviewed by JulieJun 2018

  • "Beautiful cottage in a lovely setting."

    Reviewed by FpApr 2018

  • "The cottage is beautiful."

    We really enjoyed our stay and didn’t want to leave. The surroundings were lovely, extremely peaceful. We would definitely recommend this cottage to friends and family. Phil the owner is a nice gentleman, very accommodating. He informed us of sights around the area. It was a perfect break.

    Reviewed by AnnetteMar 2018

  • "Cottage was warm, well equiped kitchen, plenty of glasses, crockery and cutlery."

    Heated towel rail, large towels, comfortable beds. Loved the underfloor heating. Didn't really need the wood burner but used some evenings when snowing. On arrival there were flowers and basic supplies. Great views and helpful hosts.

    Reviewed by ChristineMar 2018

  • "All brilliant!"

    Had a wonderful time and felt very welcomed. Beautiful place!

    Reviewed by LucindaNov 2017

  • "Owners absolutely lovely and welcomed us on arrival."

    Cottage in superb position surrounded by open fields and views out to the sea. We will definitely be booking again.

    Reviewed by AdeleSep 2017

  • "The cottage is absolutely beautiful."

    Spotlessly clean with high quality furnishings etc. It felt a lot more spacious than I expected it to from the photos. Perfect for us (2 adults and 2 young children). Thank you

    Reviewed by JamieAug 2017

  • "Gorgeous Cottage very friendly and hospitable hosts."

    Reviewed by ClaudiaJul 2017

  • "Excellent cottage in lovely location the cottage was really clean with everything you need."

    The owners Claire and Phil were friendly and helpful. We enjoyed our stay.

    Reviewed by SaraJul 2017

  • "Lovely property, picturesque surroundings and wonderful views."

    The owners were respectful of our privacy but available if we needed them. Enjoyed our daily visits from Kevin the cat and the chickens.

    Reviewed by JaneJun 2017

  • "Superb accomodation, very friendly owners, stunning view!"

    Great location close to seaside and Snowdonia, also only a short drive to Chester and Liverpool. We felt very welcome at this lovely property!!!

    Reviewed by AnnetteJun 2017

  • "Lovely barn conversion with beautiful views out across the Dee estuary."

    Owners made us feel very welcome and would certainly visit again.

    Reviewed by RosemaryNov 2016

  • "Beautiful cottage!"

    The owners are a lovely couple with 'lots' of local knowledge & the surrounding area. Great holiday! Thank you

    Oct 2016

  • "We stayed at Plas Tirion Cottage for 5 nights in September and loved this place."

    We was greeted by the owners which shown us round the cottage and made us feel very welcomed. The Cottage is lovely and perfect for a break away. The cottage had some great features underfloor heating, velux windows, lovely decor and had everything we could think of or wish for. The cottage was easy to find and such a lovely area and place to stay. We will definitely be booking and staying again soon. Would highly recommend this cottage to everyone. Thanks Laura & Tom :)

    Reviewed by LauraSep 2016

  • "Claire and Phil were excellent hosts,not intrusive at all but there if you needed to ask anything and very friendly,the cottage was excellent,very clean and modern,no issues at all,they should both be very proud of their accommodation,loved seeing the horses and chickens on the farm and especially loved "Kevin" the cat,such a friendly lovable character,we would recommend this holiday."

    Lovely touch to include free wood for the log burner,made the cottage very cosy on chilly nights. Well Done Phil & Claire x

    Reviewed by AntonySep 2016

  • "Fabulous place , wonderful hosts, everything you could need provided & close to ..."

    Fabulous place , wonderful hosts, everything you could need provided & close to lots of days out - stunning view & very luxurious accomodation - perfect

    Reviewed by AlisonAug 2016

  • "Beautiful cottage and amazing owners who were extremely friendly."

    Will come back again soon.

    Reviewed by LindseyJul 2016

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  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double 1 x mezzanine twin (not suitable for children under 5)
  • Ground floor shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove
  • Utility.
  • Electric underfloor heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and ceramic touch hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi
  • Power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair
  • Off road parking for 2 cars across private lane to stables
  • Enclosed courtyard with furniture and BBQ
  • Access to paths across owners' grounds
  • Stabling and grazing available at additional cost
  • Please contact the owner for more information before your stay
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 1 mile
  • 3 great pubs within 15 minute drive
  • Note: Mezzanine twin bedroom is not suitable for children under the age of 5.

The property

Mostyn 1.5 miles.

A stunning detached cottage nestled within the grounds of the owners' grazing land and managed livery and stable blocks, just 1.5 miles from the Flintshire village of Mostyn on the Dee Estuary in North Wales.

Renovated to a high standard to maintain its original character, whilst adding modern and stylish fixtures and fittings throughout, this cottage offers a delightful luxury getaway for a couple or family.

Entering into an open plan living area with cosy seating set around a woodburning stove, you will want to sit and relax straight away.

The kitchen is spacious and well equipped, with granite worktops affording ample workspace to prepare a sumptuous home-cooked meal to be enjoyed around the dining table, or perhaps taken outside to eat alfresco on the courtyard, whilst enjoying views across fields to the Dee.

From the sitting room a short staircase leads to a half-landing and onto two separate staircases, one to a double bedroom which enjoys delightful sea views and the other to a twin room located on a minstrel's gallery overlooking the sitting room.

The ground floor family bathroom offers a walk-in shower room, with a large utility/drying room completing the accommodation.

Outside this delightful stone cottage is a large, private patio area close to the modern stable block, and the owners are happy to allow use of the stables, manege and grazing on request, and with the popular cross country riding tracks at Mostyn Farm Ride close by this is an ideal location for an equine holiday.

The sandy dunes of Talacre beach are reached within 10 minutes drive where you will see the famous Talacre lighthouse.

Within easy reach are a couple of golf courses for the enthusiasts, whilst Forest Hill Fisheries offer trout farm fishing to fulfil the most ardent fisherman.

There a 3 great pubs within 10-15 minute drive.

A superb Mostyn cottage for a fantastic, memorable holiday at any time of the year.

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About the location


Holywell 5 miles; Chester 23 miles.

The small village of Mostyn is situated on the estuary of the River Dee, five miles from the town of Holywell in Flintshire, North Wales. To the north west of the village is Mostyn Hall and Garden, with the hall being a Grade I listed building which has been an estate for the Mostyn family for a number of centuries. The nearby market town of Holywell is home to the famous St. Winefride's Well, one of the Seven Wonders of Wales, and the remains of the 12th century Basingwerk Abbey. Within reach are also four golf courses, including Pennant Park, which has a wonderful clubhouse and far reaching views over the River Dee and the sea. The Pennant Walk, Offa's Dyke Pathway and The Clwydian Range are some of the walking routes available in the area, and the historic city of Chester, with its famous Rows, city walls and good shopping is within driving distance. Also within reach are the towns of Ruthin and Betws-y-Coed and the stunning Snowdonia National Park.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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