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Llety'r Gader

Tywyn - North Wales Snowdonia

Welcoming self catering farmhouse in Snowdonia, sat at the foot of Cader Idris mountain. The perfect setting for a traditional countryside holiday in Wales.
  • Sleeps 7
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
23397
£329 - £653 per week *

Description

A welcoming self catering holiday farmhouse in Snowdonia, North Wales. Llety'r Gader is a traditional Grade II listed farmhouse, sat at the foot of Cader Idris mountain, southern Snowdonia and offers traditional comforts such as original beams, inglenook fireplace and antique furniture throughout. The perfect setting for a traditional countryside holiday in Wales.

Ground Floor

Downstairs consists of a large sitting room with old beams, inglenook fireplace, 2 large comfy sofas, T.V. and Sky, DVD player and radio. The farmhouse is also furnished with stunning antique furniture. There is also a second sitting room/dining room with breathtaking hillside views for you to enjoy.

The traditional farmhouse style kitchen has a double oven, integrated cooker and hobs, fridge freezer, dishwasher, bread maker, sandwich maker, toaster, a range of kitchen ware and utensils. Also supplied are picnic bags and flasks for those long summer day walks.

There is also a utility room fitted with a washing machine and dryer, ironing board and iron and also a high chair. Attached is a ground floor shower room.

Upstairs

Upstairs has four bedrooms, 1 with a king size bed, 2 with double beds and one single room. All the rooms are tastefully decorated with antique and pine furniture throughout.

The family bathroom has a bath with a shower over it.

Garden

Enclosed garden surrounded by beautiful, tranquil countryside.

Additional Information

 

  • Welcome pack on arrival including tea, coffee, milk, cakes and flowers (seasonal).
  • Bed linen and towels included.
  • Electricity and heating (storage heaters) included. There is also plenty of logs and coal for the fireplace.
  • A cot is available on request. Please bring your own bed linen for the cot.
  • No mobile network - ideal if you're looking for a real break away from every day distractions. However, if you need to be contactable at the cottage, a pay-phone is provided that can accept incoming calls.
  • The following are all provided at the cottage for your stay… Kitchen: washing up liquid,dishwasher tablets, washing tablets, paper towel. Bathroom: soap, toilet roll, shower gel, bath bubbles, tissues. General cleaning products: dusters, vacuum cleaner, spray cleaner.
  • Asda home delivery available
  • No pets or smoking.
  • Short breaks, weekend breaks and mid week breaks available in low season. Find more information under 'Prices'.
  • 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.

 

Features

  • Sleeps 7
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 1 King size/super king bed
  • 2 Double beds
  • 1 Single bed
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Saturday changeover
  • 9 Miles from a beach
  • 2 Miles from a pub
  • 9 Miles from a shop
  • Ground floor bath/shower room
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • No smoking
  • Towels provided
  • No tumble dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Cot available
  • No highchair available
  • No travel cot available

Prices

Reviews

Remote, no roads, no people - brilliant.
Tip: Soak up the remote nature of the property. You'll miss it when you get homeDavid from East Bridgford - 21st May 2017
A little gem hidden in the valley.
Tips: Just enjoy the walking, more than enough for a week or two. Good butchers in Machynlleth and Dolgellau, local produce and small deli in Fairbourne all good fresh produce.Michael from Farnborough - 17th October 2016
The property was comfortable and peaceful. It was in a very rual location, just want we wanted this year for our family holiday. There are plenty of places to go walking, you can even leave the car at the farmhouse and take a hike around the area. There is a mountain bike centre close by. A trip to Snowdon is worthwhile and it's a nice walk up to the summit if you are fit enough. However there is a train but a little costly.Family from Devon - 16th July 2016
Lovely stay, in a beautiful spot.
Recommendations - A visit to Aberdovey, a walk around the Cregennan Lakes, the Precipice Walk, Llanberis Pass, Bedgellert, a visit to Conwy.Jacqueline from The Netherlands - 11th June 2016
Fantastic getaway with university friends. Idyllic location and lovely cottage and rift in the footpath for beautiful walks. Owner was very helpful when I spoke to her the day before arrival as were Best of Wales staff. It was wonderful, had an amazing time.Richard from Mold - 9th May 2016

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Local Area

Llety'r Gader self catering farmhouse is situated in the Dysynni Valley - an area of outstanding beauty near Tywyn (9 miles) and the stunning beach town of Aberdyfi (13 miles) in North Wales. Set at the foot of Cader Idris in southern Snowdonia, it is 2 miles from the village of Abergynolwyn which offers a good traditional pub and great little restaurant. If you want to get away from it all, then Llety'r Gader is the place to come.

Popular activities in the South Snowdonia area include Hill Walking, Climbing, Mountain biking, Water Sports, Pony Trekking and Fishing.

Amongst the main attractions in the area is the Centre for Alternative Technology, the Corris Craft Centre, King Arthur's Labyrinth (a great family day out) and a number of steam and miniature railways, including the Talyllyn railway just two miles away.

For many the jewel of the valley is Talyllyn lake. Whatever your ability and level of fitness you'll discover miles of quiet and rewarding walks wherever you go. Paths wind up beside the famous Dolgoch Falls or take a visit to Castell y Bere (castle) built by Llewelyn Fawr around 1221 for a breathtaking view of the entire length of the valley. This is a land full of beauty, history and legend – the perfect combination for an inspiring holiday.

Walking

Cadair Idris (mountain walk) – one route starting from the doorstep at Llanfihangel-y-Pennant and climbs steadily on the southern section of the pony path. 10 miles to summit – graded moderate/hard. 0 miles (by the farmhouse)

Water sports

Watersports in Aberdyfi includes sailing, sail boarding, rowing, canoeing, fishing and boat trips. 13 miles

Golf

Aberdyfi Golf Club - 18 hole golf course. 13 miles

Dolgellau Golf Club – 9 hole golf course. 14 miles

Machynlleth Golf Club – 9 hole golf course. 15 miles

Fishing

Surrounded by sea, rivers and lakes, this is one of the best all round angling locations available. Try your hand at some shore fishing in Tywyn and Aberdyfi (9 and 13 miles) lake fishing in Tal-y-llyn (4 miles) or river fishing on the Dysynni (0.5 miles). 

Horse riding

Bwlchgwyn Farm Pony Trekking Centre - suitable for anyone over 4yrs. 14 miles

Cycling

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