Harbour Lookout PorthmadogRef: 1124
What a View! - A window full of mountains. This family accommodation is located above Porthmadog Harbour and has unrivaled views of Snowdonia Mountians and the sea. Next to the historic slate staircase that joins Garth Road to the Harbour below - a shortcut in it's day for Sailors living on 'The Garth', a hill above Porthmadog. The homely prepared house has 4 bedrooms and 2 bath/shower rooms on Garth Road near a footpath to the beach and village of Borth y Gest. All front rooms of this 4 storey house have fantastic uninterrupted views across the Glaslyn estuary to a panorama of sea and mountain scenery. It is a 3 minute walk from the house to the historic harbour at Porthmadog, and just a little further on to the shops, cafes, restaurants, Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railway steam train station, and museums. The bay and coves at Borth y Gest are 15 mins walk from the house, Black Rock Sands and Portmeirion village and gardens are just 2 mls, and majestic Snowdon mountain and Beddgelert (7 mls). This is a good central location for family get togethers in a large comfortable holiday property in North Wales.
4 BEDROOMS: 2 Double bedrooms (1st floor), 1 bedroom with a double and a single bed (2nd floor) and 1 bedroom with two single beds (2nd floor) . Bed linen and towels provided.
BATHROOM/WC: Bath with shower over the bath (1st Floor)
LOUNGE with large picture window with sea and Snowdonia mountain views, comfortable seating for 8 Freeview Flat screen TV and DVD (Upper Ground Floor).
GAMES ROOM: Next to the lounge with a tv monitor for games (Upper Ground Floor)
KITCHEN/DINER: Modern fitted kitchen with original slate floor and electric hob, electric oven, fridge/freezer, microwave, washing machime and dishwasher (Lower Ground Floor). Dining table big enough for 10 guests.
GROUNDS: Accessed from the Kitchen/diner on the lower ground floor to an enclosed slate patio with panoramic views, bench seating and deck chairs.
PARKING: Street parking.
HEATING: Gas central heating.
ELECTRICITY & GAS: INCLUDED.
WiFi: Yes, free.
PET: Two pets allowed.
Arrival after 5pm, please.
2021 Price Group: 25
Mini-break rules: A mini-break is a holiday for less than 7 nights and/or may start on a day which isn't the normal changeover day. In 2021 Minibreaks are acceptible at any time outside school holidays, Within 21 days in School Holidays.
Ms M (July 2021): "It was a lovely property with amazing views from the patio outside the dining area. All the bedrooms were a reasonable size and 3 toilets for our group was great. The showers worked really well. The kitchen equipment was all working fine with plenty of plates, cups glasses etc. Parking outside varied, sometimes we could park right outside but even if we couldn't we could park reasonably close on the same road. The steps down to the harbour are steep (gets you fit) but there is longer easier way round if you don't like steps."
Mr H (July 2021): "Suburb location with lovely views across the harbour and railway etc.
Comfortable beds and on the whole well equiped kitchen with lots of crockery etc.
Although no parking always managed to park quite close in the road. Lots of lovely walks from the properly."
Mrs K (June 2021): "Very pleasant holiday property. Brilliant views and good location. Kitchen well equipped. Nicely furnished sitting room and very clean throughout. We had a very enjoyable holiday there. However; Second bedroom on 1 st floor a bit small for a double, Door on shower room would not close securely." 4/7/21: The shower room door will be inspected on Monday and hopefully rectified then.
Mr L (October 2020): "The location of this property was stunning. The bedrooms were fine, the lounge very good, the games room ok, the dining room good and rhe kitchen very well equipped. We bring our own coffee making kit, so, some people might miss the ability to have a proper brew. Bathrooms could have been better, but we endured the tiny shower!verall, very good we enjoyed it!"
Mrs S (October 2020): "Great property, very clean, good location and fabulous views. Stylish decor and very well supplied - apart from the lack of a DVD player."
The B Family (Aug 2020): "Fantastic location overlooking the harbour. Could see boats and tide coming in and out. Also across to the steam railway and mountains beyond. Great location for exploring North Wales. Property has all modern conveniences. Comfortable and clean."
Mr P. (Jan 2020) : "Nice house close to harbour and town! Easy access to Snowdonia."
Mrs J (Oct 2019): We had a long weekend in this property, the view from lounge/bedroom windows is absolutely stunning. The house is comfortable, warm and well equipped. Location is great for the town and ffestiniog railway which was the main reason for our visit that weekend- just perect. Just beware for adnyone with reduced mobility, the location does mean lots of steps, but this is mentioned in the description and is worth the climb!"
S, A, J, W & Bruce the dog. (Oct 2019): What a fabulous house, well equipped, great views, brilliant position for a weekend of Ffestiniog trains. We'd love to come back!"
Mrs W (Oct 2019): "The view was sensational and the location brilliant..."
R, P & M (Sept 2019) "Wonderful week. Fabulous views. Very enjoyable stay. Thanks."
E Family (Sept 2019) "Very well placed. Clean. Kitchen well equipped. Living room very pleasant with a great view- lovely sofas. Had a fantastic week!
Mrs E (Sept 2019): "The property was clean, well equipped and comfortable and very well positioned with great views..."
S Family (Aug 2019): Great house in a great location! Enjoyed the stunning views! Everything was in good condition. Would certainly consider a return visit!"
Mr B (Aug 2019): "Great central location with spectacular views of the harbour, welsh highland railway and to the mountains beyond"
Visit Wales Grade: 3 Star. (Last inspected Oct 2019)
Visit Wales Percentage: 72.57%
Visit Wales Comments:"Harbour Lookout is set in an elevated position that has truly outstanding extended views offers guests a good standard of accomodation."
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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 if you have moved them, 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: In most cases, bookings that are for less than 7 nights in the season (Easter to the end of October) are only bookable at short notice. Out of season (November to last week before Easter) is more flexible. The mini-break rules for each property is stated on the description. Weekend booking requests that do not start or end on a property's change-over day or cross over more than 1 week, are at the discretion of the property owner. Please feel free to call us to discuss your requirements.
4 Storey house. Access from the street to the living room level, Staircase with hand rail to the lower ground floor, the kitchen /diner and back patio. Small cloak room with handwash basin. Staircases with hand rail to first floor ( 2 Double bedrooms and both the bathroom/wc and shower room/wc. Stiarcase to 2nd floor to family room with Double and single, and twin bedroom.
|Period||Week Price||3 night price|
|07 August 2021 to 20 August 2021||£ 1377||£ 1102|
|21 August 2021 to 27 August 2021||£ 1332||£ 1066|
|28 August 2021 to 03 September 2021||£ 1122||£ 898|
|04 September 2021 to 17 September 2021||£ 932||£ 746|
|18 September 2021 to 24 September 2021||£ 837||£ 670|
|25 September 2021 to 15 October 2021||£ 692||£ 554|
|16 October 2021 to 29 October 2021||£ 897||£ 718|
|30 October 2021 to 10 December 2021||£ 617||£ 494|
|11 December 2021 to 17 December 2021||£ 897||£ 718|
|18 December 2021 to 31 December 2021||£ 1297||£ 1038|
|01 January 2022 to 07 January 2022||£ 1327||£ 1062|
|08 January 2022 to 04 February 2022||£ 647||£ 518|
|05 February 2022 to 11 February 2022||£ 722||£ 578|
|12 February 2022 to 25 February 2022||£ 837||£ 670|
|26 February 2022 to 25 March 2022||£ 647||£ 518|
|26 March 2022 to 01 April 2022||£ 927||£ 742|
|02 April 2022 to 22 April 2022||£ 962||£ 770|
|23 April 2022 to 29 April 2022||£ 837||£ 670|
|30 April 2022 to 27 May 2022||£ 927||£ 742|
|28 May 2022 to 03 June 2022||£ 1327||£ 1062|
|04 June 2022 to 01 July 2022||£ 1017||£ 814|
|02 July 2022 to 08 July 2022||£ 1152||£ 922|
|09 July 2022 to 15 July 2022||£ 1327||£ 1062|
|16 July 2022 to 22 July 2022||£ 1362||£ 1090|
|23 July 2022 to 19 August 2022||£ 1407||£ 1126|
|20 August 2022 to 26 August 2022||£ 1362||£ 1090|
|27 August 2022 to 02 September 2022||£ 1152||£ 922|
|03 September 2022 to 16 September 2022||£ 962||£ 770|
|17 September 2022 to 23 September 2022||£ 867||£ 694|
|24 September 2022 to 14 October 2022||£ 722||£ 578|
|15 October 2022 to 04 November 2022||£ 927||£ 742|
|05 November 2022 to 09 December 2022||£ 647||£ 518|
|10 December 2022 to 16 December 2022||£ 927||£ 742|
|17 December 2022 to 30 December 2022||£ 1327||£ 1062|
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