Cae Canol Farmhouse, Ffestiniog ValleyRef: 5150
A Grade II* listed 500yr old stone cottage full of rustic charm on the slopes of Manod mountain, 2 ml from Llan Ffestiniog along a 0.5 ml mountain trackway with 3 gates - so get the children trained. A seriously away from it all location for country lovers who want to walk into the hills and just loose themselves in the myriad of footpaths and discover 'Wild Wales'. Interesting open plan accommodation with access to a large galleried relaxing bedroom from the lounge diner up slate slab stairs embeded into the thick stone walls to a spacious space dominated by distinctive high vaulted and heavily beamed roof. Contemporary fitted kitchen and bathroom for modern conveniences. Magnificent unspoiled views of southern Snowdonia from the doorstep and views down the valley towards Porthmadogon the coast. There is a community run inn and shop in the village serving great ales and good food, Blaenau Ffestiniog (5 ml) has the Ffestiniog Railway station, Zip Wire and Bounce Below, small super market and shops. The wonderful Black Rock Sands (12 ml) is the closest sandy beach where you can drive straight onto the 3mls of sands and dunes, or discover the sandy coves at Borth y Gest village. If you can tempt yourself off the mountain then visit Harlech Castle (14 ml), Swallow Falls and Betws y Coed (15 ml) in the Conwy valley, Coed y Brenin mountain bike centre (16 ml) and Llanberis at the foot of Snowdon (30ml).
Attached to the farmhouse is property ref 5149, and 100m away is property ref 5152.
2 BEDROOMS: 1 downstairs bedroom with 2 single beds, 1 open plan galleried bedroom above the lounge with 1 double bed and a single bed, sofa and chairs and wood buring stove. Bed linen provided. please bring your own towels.
BATHROOM/WC: With electric shower over the bath (downstairs).
LOUNGE/DINER: Comfy seating and round table, large inglenook fireplace with wood burner and TV/DVD.
GROUNDS: natural grounds with a small stream to the rear of the grounds and remnants of stone walls. Young children must be supervised at all times.
PARKING: Ample parking by the cottage.
HEATING: Night storage heating, electric radiators and two log burner.
ELECTRICITY & HEATING: Included. Logs by arrangement.
PET: One well behaved pets that is not tempted by sheep as they graze up to the front door. Dogs must be controlled at all times.
EXTRA: Shared utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer and drying racks. Freezer.
NB: Electric vehicle charging point available.
WATER: The cottage has its own supply of mountain spring water which is filtered and UV treated.
NOTE: You are a good 15 minutes drive away from civilisation. Take everything you need for the first day. Warm clothes and sturdy boots are essential here.
***You MUST close EVERY gate after you.***
Price Group: 13
"Set in a very rural location one of three traditional properties where guests are advised that owing to the approach road a 4x4 vehicle for access might be prudent at certain times of the year. The properties have benefitted from the works by the owner."
Visit Wales Overall Quality Percentage: 68%
Please note: A returnable £100 Good Housekeeping Deposit will be required before we can give the key safe 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.
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.
A rustic 500 year old listed farmhouse at the foot of Manod Mountain with big stone walls, small windows, exposed roof trusses. Access is up a 1/2ml track through fields with gates that will need opening and closing. Not for the faint hearted. Unique!
Access from cark park is on uneven ground. Not suitable for anyone with mobility issues.
This is a video of us driving up to 5150 in a 2005 Corsa: HERE
|Period||Week Price||3 night price|
|01 April 2017 to 21 April 2017||£ 482||£ 386|
|22 April 2017 to 28 April 2017||£ 367||£ 294|
|29 April 2017 to 19 May 2017||£ 392||£ 314|
|20 May 2017 to 26 May 2017||£ 447||£ 358|
|27 May 2017 to 02 June 2017||£ 587||£ 470|
|03 June 2017 to 07 July 2017||£ 532||£ 426|
|08 July 2017 to 14 July 2017||£ 552||£ 442|
|15 July 2017 to 21 July 2017||£ 587||£ 470|
|22 July 2017 to 28 July 2017||£ 672||£ 538|
|29 July 2017 to 25 August 2017||£ 707||£ 566|
|26 August 2017 to 01 September 2017||£ 672||£ 538|
|02 September 2017 to 08 September 2017||£ 552||£ 442|
|09 September 2017 to 22 September 2017||£ 482||£ 386|
|23 September 2017 to 29 September 2017||£ 392||£ 314|
|30 September 2017 to 13 October 2017||£ 347||£ 278|
|14 October 2017 to 20 October 2017||£ 367||£ 294|
|21 October 2017 to 27 October 2017||£ 447||£ 358|
|28 October 2017 to 03 November 2017||£ 347||£ 278|
|04 November 2017 to 15 December 2017||£ 292||£ 234|
|16 December 2017 to 22 December 2017||£ 447||£ 358|
|23 December 2017 to 05 January 2018||£ 587||£ 470|
|06 January 2018 to 28 December 2018||£ To be confirmed||£ To be confirmed|
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