School Cottage near Harlech
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School Cottage near Harlech
Lounge area with feature beams, kitchen and crog loft in the background
Lounge and dining area with open fire
Kitchen area
Double bedroom (4 foot bed)
Single bedroom
Crog loft (low ceiling)
Shower room
Stairs to crog loft and a reminder of School Cottage's past!
School Cottage near Harlech
Lounge area with feature beams, kitchen and crog loft in the background
Lounge and dining area with open fire
Kitchen area
Double bedroom (4 foot bed)
Single bedroom
Crog loft (low ceiling)
Shower room
Stairs to crog loft and a reminder of School Cottage's past!










STS Grade 2+
New owners! Available from February 2017

Experience a stay in a little cottage in the small hamlet of Soar, a mile from the village of Talsarnau. This cute little cottage is one of two situated above the hamlet with elevated views from its sunny windows. A lovely romantic retreat for couples wanting to chill out in this undiscovered part of the Snowdonia National Park. There are woodland and river walks nearby, the village of Talsarnau is a mile walk along a country lane to the 'Ship Aground' pub and Cambrian Coast Railway halt. The sandy beaches at Harlech and Shell Island are within a 10 - 15 minute drive and the wet land shores of the Dwyryd river are 2.5 mls away for bird watching, which may include our summer visitor the Osprey between March and September. Good central location for the Snowdonia mountains, Portmeirion village (4 mls) the beaches and steam trains at Porthmadog (5 mls) and the castle, historic village and sandy beach at Harlech (5 mls).

3 BEDROOMS: One compact Double (4 foot bed) bedroom (access to bed is from one side only), one small Single bedroom and one Double futon in crog loft above the lounge with low head room, open stairs which are slightly narrower and steeper than usual and open roof trusses to lounge space. Not suitable for young children or the infirm. Bed linen is provided, please bring your own towels (hand towels are provided).
SHOWER ROOM: Small shower room and WC with electric shower in cubicle and small hand wash basin.
KITCHEN AREA: Part of the living area with electric hob and oven, fridge and microwave oven.
DINING AREA & LOUNGE AREA: Inglenook fireplace housing a wood burning stove, Freeview TV & DVD.
GARDEN: Large terraced garden to the front of the cottage. New pizza BBQ smoker available!
PARKING: Quiet parking 50m from house
HEATING: Electric heaters and an open wood burner fire.
ELECTRICITY: Electricity included. Starter pack of log available (logs available from Spar in Harlech).
EXTRA: Access to the cottage is by a footpath only (30m with 18 steps)
PETS: Maximum of two small pets.
TOWELS: No but hand towels are provided.
WiFi: Yes, free WiFi.

Price Group: 7
Minimum rent:

Guest Feedback:
H Family (April, 2017): "A charming cottage with great local walks and activities."
P & M (May, 2017): "Great walking around the surrounding hills. 2 weeks of bliss in an enchanted valley."
CH (May, 2017): "I was a bit apprehensive as I came on my own, my friend being ill. However, felt safe and comfortable. Beautiful local walks and country. Blessed with fine weather. I heartily recommend Llandanwg beach, South of Harlech."
P & K (May 2017): "Enjoyed a great stay, great base from a couple of mountain hikes and some forest and beaches, love to come back for some more."
"We arrived at the cottage (it's lovely) last night finding it no problem at all. Thank you for the tea & Welsh cakes!"

Visit Wales Comments: To be confirmed
Visit Wales Overall Quality Percentage: To be confirmed

A single £27 Booking Fee applies to all bookings and is included in the price shown. Bookings for 2 weeks will be eligible for a £27 Multi-week Saving. Please claim this in the 'Additional Information' box that appears during the booking process and we will adjust the total before deducting the money from your card.

We strongly recommend that you take our Cancellation Protection (see Terms & Conditions). If you continue you will notice that during the next booking steps this will automatically be selected for you and the price will increase, so simply de-select them on the bookings screen if you already have holiday insurance or if you do not want any cover.

The Pet Charge for all properties accepting pets is £20 per pet.

After your stay, we ask you kindly to please leave the property as it is found, in a clean and tidy manner. This includes replacing the furniture, emptying all internal bins, clean and put away plates etc., clean work tops and surfaces and hoover the floors.

No Smoking: We want all our guests to enjoy an odour free environment when they arrive at their property. We therefore prohibit smoking within the premises in ALL our properties. A 'Refreshing Charge' will be levied on guests who smoke in properties. A No Smoking Policy may form part of a property's statutory Fire Risk Assessment.

Mini-breaks & Weekends: Bookings that are for less than 7 nights are only bookable within 21 days (some properties are within a different amount of days) of the start date of the holiday. Weekend booking requests that do not start or end on a property's usual change-over day or cross over more than 1 week, are at the discretion of the property owner. Please feel free to ring us to discuss your requirements on 01766 51 38 29.

Access Statement

Access is via a path with an incline and 17 slate steps up to the house. Rooms are compact and unsuitable for walking aids.

Period Week Price 3 night price
05 August 2017 to 25 August 2017 £ 557 £ 446
26 August 2017 to 01 September 2017 £ 512 £ 410
02 September 2017 to 08 September 2017 £ 462 £ 370
09 September 2017 to 22 September 2017 £ 382 £ 306
23 September 2017 to 29 September 2017 £ 332 £ 287
30 September 2017 to 13 October 2017 £ 287 £ 287
14 October 2017 to 20 October 2017 £ 312 £ 287
21 October 2017 to 27 October 2017 £ 372 £ 298
28 October 2017 to 15 December 2017 £ 287 £ 287
16 December 2017 to 22 December 2017 £ 372 £ 298
23 December 2017 to 05 January 2018 £ 472 £ 378
06 January 2018 to 28 December 2018 £ To be confirmed £ To be confirmed
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