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Woodland Barn Cottage

  • Property Ref: 5003B
  • Talsarnau
  • Gwynedd
  • LL47 6YT
Self Catering


  • DVD Player
  • Historic Romantic
  • Self Catering
  • TV
  • Weekend Breaks

About this property

STS Grade 4 This is another rare opportunity to stay in a charming detached stone cottage in secluded woodland surrounded by 5 acres of its own land. Situated in an elevated position 5.5 miles by road from Maentwrog village. The area enjoys magnificent mountain and valley views of Snowdonia. It is very comfortably furnished and a log fire gives it a warm and cosy atmosphere. Ample walks from the doorstep - this is a naturalist or artists' dream location. 40 min walk to Maentwrog and 'The Grapes', 12miles to Porthmadog and Harlech to lovely sandy beaches, golf courses, steam train rides, shops. There are excellent mountain bike trails through the forest at Coed y Brenin. Situated separately in its own grounds and own drive is this 'The Woodland Barn' which is 100 m away from the Woodland Cottage (our ref 5003) and set lower down the hill. Both properties are private from one another. The barn is secluded by trees from the main house and has its own private drive area. It is surrounded by 5 acres of its own natural grounds and with access to the managed working forest of 150 hectares. There are three unfenced ponds about 100m from the barn in the grounds, making it unsuitable for an unsupervised young child. The barn was recently refurbished to a high standard. A lovely retreat for two after a good day walking in Snowdonia. 1 BEDROOM: 1 bedroom with a Kingsize bed. Bed linen provided, but please bring your own towels. SHOWER ROOM: Shower room with WC and automatic washer. KITCHEN AREA: Lovely room including electric oven and gas hob, fridge, dishwasher and microwave. LOUNGE AREA: Open log fire (decorational) and TV with Freeview and DVD.PARKING: Natural grounds with parking. HEATING: Full gas central heating with under floor heating. ELECTRICITY & GAS: Electricity, central heating and gas included. EXTRA: Borehole water supply to the cottage is filtered and UV treated. Access is along a 2.5 ml unsurfaced trackway with some potholes so we recommend that low ground clearence cars take the route slowly.PETS: Sorry, no pets. LINEN: Yes.TOWELS: No.Price Group: 7Minimum Rent: £307Mini-break rules at this cottage: A minibreak is a holiday for less than a week and/or may start on a day which isn't the normal changeover day (Saturday). This property owner will only accept mini-breaks at short notice - not more than 7 days before the starting date of the holiday.Guest Feedback:Mr & Mrs M: "Delightful cottage on wonderful secluded location perfect for walking and taking time to slow down, feeling fully recharged and rested as we head home"Mr & Mrs G: "Lovely cottage in a fabulous location, we had a lovely time!"Mrs M: "It's well worth it if you like peace and quiet!"Mr & Mrs C: "What a find! Beautiful romantic hideaway in idyllic location, had a lovely weekend and could recommend to friends. Just the place for a bit of peace...lovely"Visit Wales Comments (April, 2012):"A converted stable set in secluded woodland not far from the village of Maentwrog. Open plan lounge/kitchen/diner with tiled floor, log burner and central heating. Well equipped kitchen. Overall a welcoming cottage ideal for a very quiet holiday."Overall Quality Percentage: 77%EXTRA: Please note: A returnable £100 Good Housekeeping bond will be required before we can give the keysafe code. Our experience shows that this procedure results in an all round better holiday for everyone, as our holiday home owners are prepared to offer better quality properties for guests and all guests fully respect the property and so make manageable the process of preparing the property for the next guest's full enjoyment. Nearly all our guests are respectful people where the bond is fully returned. We have a high proportion of returning guests who are appreciative of our service and the high standard of accommodation that we strive to provide. Please be assured that STS is a Visit Wales/Welsh Assembly Government Accredited agency. Thank you in advance for your co-operation


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