Custom House, Porthmadog
Ref: 1176

Custom House Porthmadog
Lounge with views over the Ffestiniog Railway and Estuary
Dining Room
Beautiful Victorian Features
Master Bedroom
Master Bedroom
Double Bedroom
Single Bedroom 1st Floor
Single Bedroom 1, 2nd Floor
Single Bedroom 2, 2nd Floor
View from the Cob next to Custom House
Custom House Porthmadog
Lounge with views over the Ffestiniog Railway and Estuary
Dining Room
Beautiful Victorian Features
Master Bedroom
Master Bedroom
Double Bedroom
Single Bedroom 1st Floor
Single Bedroom 1, 2nd Floor
Single Bedroom 2, 2nd Floor
View from the Cob next to Custom House










STS Grade 2+

A unique oportinity for you to stay at the Old Porthmadog Custom House! Spacious rooms with views directly to the Ffestiniog Steam trains and estuary beyond. This most conveniently designed house has been carefully prepared to offer its guests a very comfortable holiday home in Porthmadog. With excellent views of the Glaslyn estuary and sea. The accommodation is cleverly designed as two self contained apartments - Custom House occupies the 1st and 2nd floors of this grand house, optimising the wonderful sea views. On the ground floor the Custom House Studio (Ref 1176B)  includes a hotel style Kingsize Bedroom with separate Kitchen and Bathroom. Shops, tea rooms, inns and restaurants are within a short walk as well as the leisure centre. A coastal footpath begins around the headland towards Cricieth passing a choice of sandy coves to relax by and also a golf course. Excellent wading bird wet land and cycle track just outside the door. Snowdon and other lofty peaks of the Snowdonia National Park are only 10 mls inland to tour around or to conquer. Many famous attractions including Portmeirion village, Harlech castle and Black Rock Sands beach are all within a few miles. This is a good central location for a large holiday property in North Wales. Custom House occupies the 1st and 2nd floors of this grand house. Access is up an internal flight of stairs from a communal Victorian hallway with stained glass frieeze.

5 BEDROOMS: 2 Kingsize bedrooms with seaviews on the 2nd floor, both with TV and 1 with easy chairs. 3 single bedrooms, 1 one the first floor and 2 on the 2nd floor. Bed linen & towels provided.
2 BATHROOMS: On 2nd floor there is a Bathroom with  WC with shower over the bath. On the half landing ther is another Bathroom with WC with shower over the bath and hand wash basin.
LOUNGE: 1st floor with sea views and Freeview TV.
KITCHEN: Fully fitted kitchen with electric hob and oven, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher and washer/dryer.
DINING ROOM: Sea views.
PARKING: Parking in a quiet street, 30m away.
HEATING: Centrally heated throughout.
EXTRA: Special weekly priced Ffestiniog Railway tickets available with booking.

Minimum rent: £399
Price Group: 20

Mini-break rules for this property: This cottage does not allow mini-break any time of the year.

Studio Flat - 1176B
1 Bedroom: 1 Kingsize bedroom/sitting room with Freeview TV. Bed linen included.
Kitchen: Modern fitted with electric hob and oven and fridge.
Bathroom: Bath and WC with shower over the bath. Suitable for elderly couples.***Studio flat at a supplement of £200 per week when rented with the main house.
To rent the Studio Flat on its own please see reference: 1176B

Guest Feedback:
Mrs L: "Excellent accomodation, very comfortable and very accessable for visiting other places in North Wales. With all the amenities you need on you doorstep. One of the best holidays our cycle group have ever been on. Even got a Christmas card from the owners!"
The A Family: "Many thanks for letting us share your amazing house last week. While we walked around the house our chins literally dropped in amazement, as each room came into view and what a view of the harbour station!"
Mr D: "I have stayed in many rented accommodations over the years but the quality of your accommodation far exceeds any I have been in by a very long way. They are usually full of cheap and tacky furniture and plastic cooking utensils but the quality and presentations in The Custom House was second to none"
Mr G (Aged 5): "A day with out trains is a wasted day!"

Visit Wales Comments (March, 2013): 
"This property provides a very good standar of accommodation for guests with excellent housekeeping throughout. Two doubles and three single bedrooms all of good quality, and two bathrooms and toilet. Kitchen is well equipped and there is a separate dining room. A comfortable property very convenient for the town with a fabulous outlook onto the harbour and steam trains."
Overall Quality Percentage: 78%


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: 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 Old Custom House is a three story end of terrace stone building.
The approach is from a major road with a pavement, and small gate. There is a small front garden which has a slate path to the front door, with double garden seat. There is a self contained Studio Flat on the ground floor, which consists of a large bed sitting room with colour TV with remote control, Freeview and VCR.
There is also a fully fitted kitchen diner, where all electric sockets are at worktop level. a bathroom which has grab handles in the bath and shower. There is also a washer/dryer down two steps by the back door.
On the next two floors there are two bathrooms with grab handles, and a lavatory on it's own with hand washing facilities. There are two double rooms with King size beds, bed lights, radio alarms and colour TV with freeview. There are three single rooms these have bedside lights and radio alarms. There is a drawing room with seating for seven, a colour TV with Freeview. A dining room to seat 8 and a seperate kitchen with all electric sockets are at worktop level, there are plenty of lights over working areas as well. This has a dishwasher and a washer/dryer. it is also large enough to be able to serve breakfast in there. All windows are double glazed.

Period Week Price 3 night price
06 October 2018 to 12 October 2018 £ 417 £ 399
13 October 2018 to 19 October 2018 £ 492 £ 399
20 October 2018 to 26 October 2018 £ 572 £ 458
27 October 2018 to 02 November 2018 £ 522 £ 418
03 November 2018 to 14 December 2018 £ 399 £ 399
15 December 2018 to 21 December 2018 £ 572 £ 458
22 December 2018 to 04 January 2019 £ 912 £ 730
05 January 2019 to 11 January 2019 £ 932 £ 746
12 January 2019 to 01 February 2019 £ 382 £ 306
02 February 2019 to 08 February 2019 £ 437 £ 350
09 February 2019 to 22 February 2019 £ 512 £ 410
23 February 2019 to 22 March 2019 £ 382 £ 306
23 March 2019 to 05 April 2019 £ 512 £ 410
06 April 2019 to 26 April 2019 £ 627 £ 502
27 April 2019 to 03 May 2019 £ 512 £ 410
04 May 2019 to 24 May 2019 £ 592 £ 474
25 May 2019 to 31 May 2019 £ 932 £ 746
01 June 2019 to 05 July 2019 £ 707 £ 566
06 July 2019 to 12 July 2019 £ 792 £ 634
13 July 2019 to 19 July 2019 £ 932 £ 746
20 July 2019 to 26 July 2019 £ 947 £ 758
27 July 2019 to 23 August 2019 £ 977 £ 782
24 August 2019 to 30 August 2019 £ 947 £ 758
31 August 2019 to 06 September 2019 £ 792 £ 634
07 September 2019 to 20 September 2019 £ 627 £ 502
21 September 2019 to 27 September 2019 £ 542 £ 434
28 September 2019 to 11 October 2019 £ 437 £ 350
12 October 2019 to 18 October 2019 £ 512 £ 410
19 October 2019 to 25 October 2019 £ 592 £ 474
26 October 2019 to 01 November 2019 £ 542 £ 434
02 November 2019 to 13 December 2019 £ 382 £ 306
14 December 2019 to 20 December 2019 £ 592 £ 474
21 December 2019 to 27 December 2019 £ 932 £ 746
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