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Hen Stabl Llanrug

Caernarfon - North Wales Snowdonia

This lovely self catering Snowdonia cottage for 4 is ideally located for all that North Wales has to offer. Less than 5 miles to Mount Snowdon, 3 miles to Caernarfon.
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi internet
492972
£444 - £778 per week *

Description

With a warm Welsh welcome, this lovely, self catering Snowdonia farm cottage is ideally located for all that North Wales has to offer. From the splendour of nearby Snowdon down to the gorgeous beaches, with an array of sightseeing, activities and plenty of good restaurants to tempt you, you will be spoilt for choice for things to do and see. Returning to relaxing evenings at the cottage in front of the woodburner or out on the peaceful, private patio.

Ground Floor

Open plan kitchen/diner/lounge area offers spacious living where you can enjoy a 5 star home from home experience. The spacious kitchen area includes an oven and microwave, fridge and small freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer.

The sizeable lounge area has comfortable sofas in front of a welcoming woodburning stove, freeview TV and DVD payer. Patio doors from the living area lead out to a large enclosed garden.

Master bedroom with king size bed, oak furniture and garden views

Bedroom 2 - cosy twin beds with oak furniture and garden views

Large bathroom with a freestanding bath and walk in shower, WC, basin and heated towel rail.

Garden

This self catering Snowdonia cottage has a spacious, enclosed garden in a beautiful, tranquil setting. Private patio area and garden furniture.

Additional Information

  • Welcome pack on arrival
  • Heating and electricity included. Initial supply of logs also provided for the woodburner.
  • Bed linen, hand and bath towels provided. Please bring your own beach towels.
  • 1 hairdryer provided
  • Wifi available
  • Full sized cot and highchair available on request. Please bring your own cot linen.
  • No pets or smoking indoors
  • Plenty of parking space
  • This property has a £150 good housekeeping refundable bond, which is payable to Best of Wales along with the balance of your holiday. Alternatively, you can waiver this bond by paying a non-refundable fee of £5 per person instead.
  • Other items provided include:
    • Kitchen - salt and pepper, kitchen roll, washing up liquid / dishwasher tabs, new dishcloths and scourers, tin foil and cling film.
    • Bathroom - 2 toilet rolls
    • General cleaning products - anti bacterial spray etc

Features

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi internet
  • Friday changeover
  • 6 Miles from a beach
  • 1 Mile from a pub
  • 1 Mile from a shop
  • Ground floor bath/shower room
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • On a working farm
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • No smoking
  • Towels provided
  • No tumble dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • No travel cot available

Prices

Reviews

Wonderful holiday in a lovely area. Idyllic cottage, beautifully furnished and with everything we need. Weather was fantastic, very hot and enjoyed sitting outside even for breakfast.

Thanks for the great welcome pack and beautiful flowers to greet us.

Hope to return next year.

Sue & Steve - 23rd June 2017

Superb accommodation, very relaxing. Many thanks for the generous welcome pack, our best wishes to you both.

Chris & Dave - 16th June 2017

We really enjoyed our time at this lovely cottage. Thank you for all the little treats plus the lovely flowers. We explored the area & did some great walks. Best Wishes.

Paul & Julie - 9th June 2017

We have had a wonderful time here. Thank you so much for making us feel so welcome. We have had fabulous days out and at the end of the day really looked forward to coming back to the cottage. We really do hope to come back.

Diana,Clara,Liam, Arijana & Kevin - 2nd June 2017

We had a lovely stay at this beautiful cottage which has everything needed for a great holiday. Thank you so much for the welcome pack & flowers which were very much appreciated. A real home form home. Hope to come back soon.

Linda &Neil - 26th May 2017

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Local Area

Hen Stabl Llanrug is situated up a country lane on a farm in the heart of Snowdonia, North Wales. Central to the historic town of Caernarfon (3 miles) and the village of Llanberis (4.5 miles) at the foot of Snowdon, the highest mountain in Wales. Set in a truly peaceful, relaxing location, this self catering Snowdonia retreat offers a highly convenient base to explore the area and everything it has to offer.

Just 1 mile to the nearest village of Llanrug with a good village pub (Glyntwrog Inn), shops and excellent butcher. A wide range of amenities can also be found 3 miles away in the castle town of Caernarfon, including supermarkets, restaurants and cafes. Amongst the recommended places to eat locally are Black Boy Inn and Caffi'r Maes in Caernarfon, as well as Fron Goch Garden Centre on the outskirts of town. However, you will be spoilt for choice with a long list of other highly recommended restaurants such as Y Felin (2 miles), Wal in Caernarfon, Gardd Fôn in Felinheli and Dylan's in Menai Bridge (6 miles).

The area is full of visitor attractions, castles and museums, along with spectacular mountains, valleys and beaches to explore. The town of Caernarfon enjoys a superb setting, with the mountains of Snowdonia as a backdrop and wonderful views across the Menai Strait to Anglesey. Dominated by its majestic castle and ancient mediaeval walls, Caernarfon today is a busy market town with one of the highest percentages of Welsh speakers throughout Wales.

Take a tour around Inigo Jones Slate Works, travel to the highest peak in Wales on the Snowdon Mountain Railway and take advantage of the endless opportunities for walking, cycling, hiking, trekking and mountain walking in Eryri (Snowdonia). The Welsh Highland Railway, Electric Mountain in Llanberis, a round of golf on the shore of the Menai Straits and a visit to the beautiful Italianate village of Portmeirion are also guaranteed to inspire. Not forgetting the longest zip wire in Europe at Zip World in Bethesda, just 11 miles away.

For younger visitors, Hwylfan Fun Centre, North Wales' largest indoor fun centre in Caernarfon is an ideal place for kids to let off steam, and nearby Greenwood Forest Park is a nature-inspired theme park with a people-powered rollercoaster. Over the bridge in Anglesey (just 10 minutes from your self catering Snowdonia cottage) you have even more attractions including Pili Palas and Anglesey Sea Zoo.

Walking

  • A lovely walk starts from your doorstep
  • Snowdon – the highest mountain in Wales – Llanberis route (4.7 miles - 3 hours) is the nearest. 4.5 miles from cottage.
  • Llyn Coastal Path – 84 miles around the Llyn Peninsula, from Caernarfon to Porthmadog. Join the path 3 miles from the cottage.
  • Moel Siabod (Snowdonia mountain walk) – Capel Curig. Rewarding route for experienced walkers. 15 miles from cottage.
  • Carneddau (Snowdonia mountain walks) – Challenging walks, including the 2nd and 3rd highest peaks in Wales. Nearest route starts in Helyg, Capel Curig. 17 miles

Cycling

  • Lon Eifion Cycleway – Scenic 12.5 mile cycle path from Caernarfon to Bryncir. Join 3 miles from cottage.

Beaches

Watersports

  • Plas Menai – National Watersports Centre offering day courses on a wide range of activities, on all levels. 3 miles

Golf

  • Tyddyn Mawr Golf Club, Llanrug - 18 hole golf course. 1 mile
  • Caernarfon Golf Course – 18 hole golf course. 4 miles.

Horse Riding

  • Snowdonia Riding Stables – Suitable for all ages and abilities. 3.5 miles