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Baker's Cottage

  • Property Ref: 5144
  • Gellilydan
  • Gwynedd
  • LL41 4EE
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Self Catering


  • DVD Player
  • Family
  • Parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Self Catering
  • TV
  • Weekend Breaks
  • WiFi

About this property

STS Grade 3+ The beautiful scenery of Snowdonia surrounds this delightful cottage in a pretty row on the outskirts of the village of Gellilydan. Views of the countryside can be enjoyed from the front of the cottage and main bedroom. Beautifully renovated with particular attention paid to the fine detail like the impressive inglenook fireplace housing a wood burining stove. The narrow stairs are original to the cottage and adds to the quaint traditional ambiance. The beautiful features have been restored and combined with a modern twist. Baker's Cottage, is very cosy and a lovely place to stay after a day wandering the hills. You can walk from the cottage over the hills to a large fishing lake at the base of the Rhiniogau mountain a scenic 1 mile walk. 'The Waterfall Inn' is only a few minutes walk from the cottage. The old stagecoach road will take you down the valley to the village of Maentwrog where you can relax in 1 of 2 pubs, The Oakley Arms have particularly good Sunday roasts! Porthmadog and the 3 mile long sweep of Black Rock Sands is 10 mls as are the glorious sands and sand dunes at Harlech. Steam train rides up the valley and to Snowdon start from Porthmadog, where there are shops, boat rides, leisure centre (10 mls). Excellent mountain biking forestry tracks in Coed y Brenin 10 mls. Bala lake 21 mls, Dolgellau and Cader Idris 16 mls. Very central to all of Snowdonia. 15 minutes drive will take you to the new Zip World in Blaenau Ffestiniog, the longest zipline in the northern hemisphere, and Bounce Below, bouncy nets within a disused slate cavern. 2 BEDROOMS: 1 Double bedroom and 1 bedroom with bunk beds. Bed linen provided. Please bring your own towels.BATHROOM: Bath, shower cubicle and WC. LOUNGE: Lovely room with Freeview TV, DVD & stereo, Inglenook fireplace housing a log burning multifuel stove. Lounge leads through to the kitchen. KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: Modern fitted units, electric cooker, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher and washing machine. GARDEN: Pleasant separate garden to the front of the property with lawns and patio area with seats ideal for enjoying the views of Snowdonia. Additional private elevated garden to the rear up some steep steps. Unsuitable for toddlers. PARKING: Space for 1 car. HEATING: Night storage and electric heaters. ELECTRICITY: Included. Logs are extra. PET: Maximum 2 pets LINEN: YesTOWELS: NoWiFi: New! Available free of charge.EXTRA: Baker's Cottage has been recarpeted throughout and the upstairs has been fully re-painted, there are new curtains and bedding in the main bedroom and there is now a shaver plug.Please note: This property is adjacent to our property ref. 5155A - the 2 properties rented together would accomodate up to 8.Price Group: 7Minimum Weekly Rent: £272. Mini-break rules at this cottage: A mini-break 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 21 days before the starting date of the holiday.. Guest Feedback:H, L, G &C (April, 2016): "Thoroughly enjoyed our short stay and got a real taste of Wales !"M, D, E &P (April, 2016): "Had a lovely week in a lovely cottage our first visit to north wales and we will definitely be back"C & R (March, 2016): "Had an absolutely fantastic week, cottage was cosy and comfy our favourite place was Harlech -wonderful views, homemade ice cream, fabulous beach and friendly people!"S & M (Oct, 2015): "Lovely comfortable cottage, the fire is amazing and Antur Stiniog was fab for downhill mountain biking!"S & C (Oct, 2015): "Lovely cozy cottage cannot fault it. We went out every day and what a joy to come back to the wood burner was magnificent, scenery was absolutely fab, we will be visiting again and will be recommending your lovely cottage to family and friends."J & L (Sep, 2015): "Great cottage very warm and clean in a great area, great beaches and zip world was great but scary!"M & P (Sep, 2015): "Thanks for all the information this well equipped cottage is in such a beautiful area - makes for a wonderful break."T, T & B (Sep, 2015): "Thanks for a great stay in this lovely cottage, a great base for touring around this beautiful part of the country."Mrs W (Aug, 2015): "We had a wonderful week here in your lovely cosy cottage a joy to come back in the evening after exploring -good meals and ales! We would love to come back again!" L, F, J & D (Aug, 2015): "Great location with close proximity to most towns and villages by car, another lovely holiday blessed with unexpectedly good weather."Mrs J (Aug, 2015):"Lovely to come back every day to such a nice and comfy cottage, so many things to do, we would not hesitate to come back, the kids didn't want to leave!" Mrs S (July, 2015): "The cottage is wonderful and cozy most welcoming after a day's exploring, we went to some beautiful places and it's an amazing area for walking thank you!"T & N and dog (March, 2015): "Lovely cosy cottage, we really enjoyed the area and the log fire."Visit Wales Comments (Januray, 2016):"A cosy terraced cottage providing comfortable accommodation for 4 guests. Lounge has inglenook with log burner; modern kitchen/diner and family bathroom."Overall Quality Percentage: 73%


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