Dizzy Heights, PorthmadogRef: 1125
Dizzy Heights is situated in a quiet residential area above Porthmadog with far reaching views across the valley to the oak covered hills and the magnificent mountains of the Snowdonia National Park. This modern house is on 3 floors and has lovely spacious rooms, beautifully convenient designed kitchen and 4 shower/bathrooms making it an ideal home from home location for a family get together - or it can be prepared as a 2 storey accommodation for a family of 4 to 6 people at a reduced rent or even prepared as a 1 floor Garden Penthouse flat for the more discerning couple. There is a large garden with a BBQ and furniture to the rear, and parking for up to 3 cars to the front with garage It is situated on a hill within walking distance of the High Street in Porthmadog for a variety of eating places, inns and unique shops. The Ffestiniog Railway harbour station is located at the other end of town (15 min walk) for a scenic ride up the valley or to just look at the steam trains on the Spooner's Bar platform. Portmeirion village (2 mls) is a must do in the area. It is a lovely day out visiting the gardens and admiring the delightful Italianesque buildings and stupendous views. In Porthmadog there is also a playground and leisure centre. Excellent local sandy beaches at Borth y Gest (1 mls by car) and Black Rock Sands (2 mls). Porthmadog is a popular central location for a relaxing holiday in North Wales combining sandy beaches, walking up hills and mountains and visiting Snowdonia's famous landmarks, attractions and castles.
Out of school holiday weeks, this property can be booked as either a 1, 2, 3 or 5 bedroom house. During school holidays, only the 5 bedroom price applies.
Reduced rent is offered outside the school holiday weeks for 6 people using only the 3 main bedrooms (not the top floor), 4 people using only 2 bedrooms (only lower ground floor bedrooms) and for a couple wanting just the Garden Penthouse only, there is a 20% couple saving on the 3 bedroom price.
3 MAIN BEDROOMS: 1 spacious Master Kingsize bedroom on the 1st floor (Bedroom 1). 2 Double bedrooms, both with en-suite shower room/WC on the ground floor (Bedrooms 2 & 3).
2 ADDITIONAL BEDROOMS: 1 spacious room with a Double bed on the 2nd floor (Bedroom 4). 1 bedroom with two single beds on the 2nd floor (Bedroom 5).
Bed linen provided, please bring your own towels.
BATHROOM/WC on the 1st floor.
SHOWER ROOM/WC on the 2nd floor.
KITCHEN/DINER: Beautiful kitchen units with an island unit, 5 ring gas hob, electric oven, fridge/freezer, microwave, washing machine, dishwasher and a kitchen sink with views across the valley at the mountains of Snowdonia.
DINING AREA: with large dining table to seat 8 adults comfortably (or 10 if there are children). There are French doors to a sunny patio and elevated garden (not suitable for unsupervised young children).
LOUNGE: Views of the mountains, ample seating and large flatscreen Freeview 50'' TV, DVD player.
Central Heating, Electricity and Gas included.
GARAGE: Parking for 1 car in the garage and 2 cars on the forecourt.
GROUNDS: To the rear there is a decked patio area and lawns, BBQ and patio furniture. The garden is accessed from the 1st floor level of the house and there are steps down to the ground level. We recommend not allowing young children in the garden unsupervised.
WiFi: Yes. Superfast broadband
ACCESS: Please note that this property has 2 en-suite bedrooms on the ground floor, the living accommodation, kitchen, 1 bedroom and family bathroom on the 1st floor and two bedrooms and bathroom on the top floor.
Access to the back garden is from the same floor as the living room. Please read the access statement if you have less abled members of the party.
NOTE: There are 2 stair gates and a high chair at this property.
2021 Price Group: 25
(Discounts only available outside of school holidays)
Price Group: 18 for 6 in 3 bedrooms, 10% discount available for 4 people using 2 bedrooms on lower ground floor. 20% discount for couples using 1 bedroom on ground/middle floor.
Mini-break rules: 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. This property owner will only accept mini-breaks at medium notice of 14 - 21 days between Easter and October Half Term. Outside of this time, mini-breaks are bookable 56 days before the holiday. UPDATE: this property will do mini-breaks in advance in April & May 2021, for June 2021 mini-breaks can booked within 31 days of the holiday start date.
T Family (October 2019): "Excellent accommodation and well equipped"
Mr W (January, 2019): "Lovely property, good location and views, warm welcome with bubbly mince pies and fresh flowers. All amenities within a 5 or 10 minute walk."
Mr D (October, 2018):"Fabulous properly, great location with views of the mountains and town. Location, location, location!! Very convenient for shops and local amenities, and on foot. Close to the harbour and easy access to lovely nearby beaches. Ideally situated for access to walks and cycling in and around Snowdon and the Llyn Penisula."
M Family (Sept, 2015):"We'd run out of superlatives to describe this holiday. What a wonderful house! Why does it not have a 5 star rating? What more could be needed? So spacious, cosy, clean and well equipped. Such views and what a warm welcome with flowers, welsh cakes, milk and butter. Love to come again."
The P Family:"We have a family tradition of visiting Snowdonia every other year and found your house is the best we have ever stayed in over the last 20 years or so. It is ideal for a larger family group and perfect;y located"
Mr & Mrs P: "Thank you for allowing us to stay at this beautiful place. It was a pleasure spending time in this well maintained and tastefully built house. It was indeed one of the best weekend getaways. To top it all, the owner has been really friendly and helpful!"
The K Family: "We have thoroughly enjoyed our holiday in North Wales. Our accommodation was excellent, very clean and well equipped. The location is perfect and with so much to do, locally and afar, it's certain that we will be returning."
Mr J: "We have spent a very enjoyable week here. This is a beautiful house, well appointed and tastefully presented from the lovely floors to all the fittings. We have particularly enjoyed the breathtaking views from the kitchen and lounge windows. Thank you for your typically warm Welsh welcome, a friendly face and a cup of tea, not to mention the flowers."
The C Family: "Wonderful week in a beautiful house that accommodated ten people so comfortably. The house, particularly the kitchen is a delight and the personal touch of flowers and milk in the fridge made a big impression. We hope to return next year."
Visit Wales Comments (November, 2019):
"Set in an elevated position a modern house with views over the town and towards the Snowdonia mountains, the property offers a spacious kitchen with quality units and island offering plenty of storage with a through dining room with traditional furniture; lounge and 5 bedrooms; 4 shower/bath rooms."
Overall Quality Percentage: 85% -4 Star
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 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.
The road leading up to the property is steep.
Parking is available on the tarmac drive for up to 2 cars and one car in the garage.
No parking is allowed in the turning bay opposite the property.
Additional parking is available on the kerbside.
Entrance to Front of Property
There is a step from the kerb to the path and another step to the front door.
An alternative sloping path is available leading from the drive to the front door, ideal for wheelchair users.
The entrance is lit by an outside light.
The floor covering inside the entrance has a coir mat well and short pile carpet.
There are two ensuite bedrooms on the ground floor
Hall, Stairs, Landings, Passageways
The hall,stairs and landing are well lit using ceiling lights.
The floor covering on the stairs is short pile carpet.
The staircase has 7 steps to a half landing 32" 810mm x 30" 776mm and then another 5 steps to the 1st floor.
A flight of stairs from the dinning area lead to the 2nd floor.
Kitchen/Diner on the 1st floor
Open plan kitchen with an island leading through to the dinning area. Access is through the french doors into the garden, with a small step 6" down onto the decking.
Lounge next to the kitchen on the 1st floor
Spacious lounge with wall lights, ceiling lights as well as a lamp in the room.
The room has plenty of seating with a mixture of sofas and a chair with arms.
Bathroom/WC on the 1st and 2nd floors
Only the ground floor bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms which have the following: WC and wash hand basin.
900mm quandrant shower enclosures, with access over the bottom frame.
Access to the bathroom is on the 2nd floor. The threshold is slightly raised, incorporating a bath,WC and wash hand basin.
There are two double bedrooms on the ground floor, with step free level access from the front door.
There is a double bedroom and another bedroom with two single beds on the 2nd floor.
There is one double bedroom on the 1st floor which is the dame floor as the living rooms and one bathroom.
All bedrooms have short pile carpet and offer good access. Ample wardrobes and bedroom furniture.
Lighting is natural daylight and at night ceiling lights. Bedside lamps are also in each room.
There is a decked patio area which can be accessed from the dinning area by one step. Stepping down from the decked patio onto garden which is mainly lawn with blue slate chippings.
The garden has a stepped lawn and is banked (not suitable for unsupervised young children).
Side access through a wrought iron gate from the decked patio leading down 7 concrete steps to a halft landing plus 6 concrete steps to a side pathway leading to the front of the property. Galvanised hand rail runs down both sides of the concrete steps.
|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||£ 1397||£ 1118|
|08 January 2022 to 04 February 2022||£ 717||£ 574|
|05 February 2022 to 11 February 2022||£ 792||£ 634|
|12 February 2022 to 25 February 2022||£ 907||£ 726|
|26 February 2022 to 25 March 2022||£ 717||£ 574|
|26 March 2022 to 01 April 2022||£ 997||£ 798|
|02 April 2022 to 22 April 2022||£ 1032||£ 826|
|23 April 2022 to 29 April 2022||£ 907||£ 726|
|30 April 2022 to 27 May 2022||£ 997||£ 798|
|28 May 2022 to 03 June 2022||£ 1397||£ 1118|
|04 June 2022 to 01 July 2022||£ 1087||£ 870|
|02 July 2022 to 08 July 2022||£ 1222||£ 978|
|09 July 2022 to 15 July 2022||£ 1397||£ 1118|
|16 July 2022 to 22 July 2022||£ 1432||£ 1146|
|23 July 2022 to 19 August 2022||£ 1477||£ 1182|
|20 August 2022 to 26 August 2022||£ 1432||£ 1146|
|27 August 2022 to 02 September 2022||£ 1222||£ 978|
|03 September 2022 to 16 September 2022||£ 1032||£ 826|
|17 September 2022 to 23 September 2022||£ 937||£ 750|
|24 September 2022 to 14 October 2022||£ 792||£ 634|
|15 October 2022 to 04 November 2022||£ 997||£ 798|
|05 November 2022 to 09 December 2022||£ 717||£ 574|
|10 December 2022 to 16 December 2022||£ 997||£ 798|
|17 December 2022 to 30 December 2022||£ 1397||£ 1118|
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