Sky Sail, Borth y Gest
Ref: 1010

Sky Sail, Borth y Gest
Lounge with French doors to the balcony
Cosy living room with fireplace
Lounge
Lounge
Kitchen
Kitchen equipment
Kitchen
Decking to the front of the cottage with sea views
Kitchen with dining area
Little details make this cottage a real home from home
Newly refurbished bedroom for 2017
Newly refurbished bedroom for 2017
Newly refurbished bedroom for 2017
Bathroom
Bathroom
Unique, nautical themed bath!
Little details make this cottage a real home from home
Little details make this cottage a real home from home
Steps leading up to the cottage
Decking to the front of the cottage
Sea & mountain views from the cottage
Admire the views from the front of the cottage
Admire the views from the front of the cottage
Sky Sail, Borth y Gest
Lounge with French doors to the balcony
Cosy living room with fireplace
Lounge
Lounge
Kitchen
Kitchen equipment
Kitchen
Decking to the front of the cottage with sea views
Kitchen with dining area
Little details make this cottage a real home from home
Newly refurbished bedroom for 2017
Newly refurbished bedroom for 2017
Newly refurbished bedroom for 2017
Bathroom
Bathroom
Unique, nautical themed bath!
Little details make this cottage a real home from home
Little details make this cottage a real home from home
Steps leading up to the cottage
Decking to the front of the cottage
Sea & mountain views from the cottage
Admire the views from the front of the cottage
Admire the views from the front of the cottage

REF:

1010

BEDROOMS

1

CHANGEOVER DAY

Saturday

No. PETS

0

SLEEPS

2
SPECIAL OFFER
October, November & December 3 night weekends (Friday to Monday) and 4 night mid-weeks (Monday to Friday) are now available from £314. Call us to book!
@ 7 nights for the price of 5: any 5, 6 or 7 nights from Saturday the 30th of December to Sunday 7th January for £533.
STS Grade 4+

Land ahoy! You will not be disappointed with this beautiful detached home. The attention to detail and homely comforts gives this property the WOW factor! Everything has been thought of to make this property welcoming and a home from home. With superb views from the balcony at the front of the house across Tremadog Bay, this is a fantastic spot to while away the hours and watch the boats sail in. To the rear is a secluded garden where you can disappear from the world with only birds as company and forestry hugging you from behind. Accessed by 45 steps, the property is very private and elevated, towering above the beautiful village of Borth y Gest. From the bottom of the steps it is a short walk to the village tearooms, numerous small sandy bays, quiet coves, and the coastal footpath to Black Rock Sands or Porthmadog. The village of Borth y Gest is built around its own crescent bay with a small slipway and boat moorings, there are marvellous views across the tidal bay and estuary towards Portmeirion village and the mountains of Snowdonia. Nearby Porthmadog has a variety of shops and good eating places, 2 narrow gauge railways with steam engines, a golf course, and museums. Must-dos in the area include Portmeirion village (4 miles), Cricieth beaches and castle (5 miles), Beddgelert mountain village at the foot of Snowdon (8 miles), Llanberis, numerous lakes, museums and train rides including the scenic trip up Snowdon. This is a picturesque and central location for a holiday property in North Wales.

1 BEDROOM: A tastefully decorated Kingsize bedroom with stunning views across the bay. Bed linen & towels provided.
LIVING ROOM: Log burning stove, Freeview TV & CD player with iPod docking station. French doors to large balcony affording spectacular views across Tremadog Bay.
KITCHEN: Belfast Sink, gas hob and electric overn, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer, microwave & plenty of cook books for those interested in improving their culinary skills!
DINING AREA: Integral to the kitchen, with French doors to the decked balcony and spectacular views over the village of Borth y Gest.
BATHROOM: Bathroom includes a beautiful roll top bath with extraordinary feature portholes along the side & WC.
SHOWER ROOM: Shower cubicle with WC.
GARDEN: To the rear is a small pond and patio area. To the front is a tiered area which leads to the large decked balcony with ample seating and a BBQ. 45 steps down to the street parking.
PARKING: Street parking.
GAS & ELECTRICITY: Electricity included. Gas paid for by meter reading. Starter pack of logs and kindling provided.
HEATING: Gas central heating.
PETS: Sorry, no pets.
LINEN: Yes.
TOWELS: Yes.
WiFi: No (but many pubs & cafes in Porthmadog have WiFi). 
EXTRA: Property is not suitable for children.

Price Group: 14
Minimum rent: £392

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 14 days before the starting date of the holiday.

Guest Comments
T & B (January, 2017):
"What an idylic spot, the perfect place for a post Christmas get-away. The cottage is beautiful with everything in it you could possibly want."
M & N (Oct, 2016): "This is our secondstay at Sky Sail this year and once again we've been blessed with gorgeous weather. This place really is something special - so tranquil and beautiful - we absolutely love it."
Mr & Mrs F (Oct, 2016): "FABULOUS! What an absolute gem, love the house, the village, the scenery ... even love the MAD weather."
K & M (August, 2016): "What a perfect location - it really feels like we've escaped from the rat race."
Mr & Mrs T (June, 2016): "Our stay in your cottage was a Golden wedding present from the whole family and they couldn't have given us a better gift."
C & C (June, 2016): "We had a great holiday, Skysail is a lovely house with a fantastic view."
Mr  & Mrs C (May, 2016): "Quaint cottage in a wonderful situation. Loved to sit out on the deck watching the tide go in and out and feeding the birds."

Visit Wales Comments (March, 2017):
"A lovely cottage in an elevated position overlooking the bay, with decked patio and garden furniture. Cosy lounge has a wood burner and comfortable seating and doors onto terrace."
Overall Quality Percentage: 89%  - this was our highest scoring property in 2017

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.



 

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

Although there is a place to off load at the bottom of the steps, cars have to park on the bay (about 30m away).
There are 3 easy rise slate steps and 42 wooden steps winding up through the front garden up to the decked area to the front, with hand rails on most part.
Bedroom, bathroom and shower room are on the first floor.

Period Week Price 3 night price
02 December 2017 to 15 December 2017 £ 392 £ 314
16 December 2017 to 22 December 2017 £ 462 £ 370
23 December 2017 to 29 December 2017 £ 592 £ 474
30 December 2017 to 05 January 2018 £ 533 £ 474
06 January 2018 to 30 March 2018 £ 412 £ 330
31 March 2018 to 13 April 2018 £ 517 £ 414
14 April 2018 to 04 May 2018 £ 412 £ 330
05 May 2018 to 18 May 2018 £ 427 £ 342
19 May 2018 to 25 May 2018 £ 482 £ 386
26 May 2018 to 01 June 2018 £ 612 £ 490
02 June 2018 to 06 July 2018 £ 572 £ 458
07 July 2018 to 13 July 2018 £ 582 £ 466
14 July 2018 to 20 July 2018 £ 612 £ 490
21 July 2018 to 27 July 2018 £ 727 £ 582
28 July 2018 to 24 August 2018 £ 762 £ 610
25 August 2018 to 31 August 2018 £ 727 £ 582
01 September 2018 to 07 September 2018 £ 582 £ 466
08 September 2018 to 21 September 2018 £ 517 £ 414
22 September 2018 to 28 September 2018 £ 427 £ 342
29 September 2018 to 19 October 2018 £ 412 £ 330
20 October 2018 to 26 October 2018 £ 482 £ 386
27 October 2018 to 02 November 2018 £ 427 £ 342
03 November 2018 to 14 December 2018 £ 412 £ 330
15 December 2018 to 21 December 2018 £ 482 £ 386
22 December 2018 to 28 December 2018 £ 612 £ 490
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