Baker's Cottage near FfestiniogRef: 5144
The beautiful scenery of Snowdonia surrounds this delightful cottage in a pretty row on the outskirts of the village of Gellilydan. Views of the countryside can be enjoyed from the front of the cottage and main bedroom. Beautifully renovated with particular attention paid to the fine detail like the impressive inglenook fireplace housing a wood burining stove. The narrow stairs are original to the cottage and adds to the quaint traditional ambiance. The beautiful features have been restored and combined with a modern twist. Baker's Cottage, is very cosy and a lovely place to stay after a day wandering the hills. You can walk from the cottage over the hills to a large fishing lake at the base of the Rhiniogau mountain a scenic 1 mile walk. 'The Waterfall Inn' is only a few minutes walk from the cottage. The old stagecoach road will take you down the valley to the village of Maentwrog where you can relax in 1 of 2 pubs, The Oakley Arms have particularly good Sunday roasts! Porthmadog and the 3 mile long sweep of Black Rock Sands is 10 mls as are the glorious sands and sand dunes at Harlech. Steam train rides up the valley and to Snowdon start from Porthmadog, where there are shops, boat rides, leisure centre (10 mls). Excellent mountain biking forestry tracks in Coed y Brenin 10 mls. Bala lake 21 mls, Dolgellau and Cader Idris 16 mls. Very central to all of Snowdonia. 15 minutes drive will take you to the new Zip World in Blaenau Ffestiniog, the longest zipline in the northern hemisphere, and Bounce Below, bouncy nets within a disused slate cavern.
2 BEDROOMS: 1 Bedroom has a double bed with views of the front garden and the Snowdonia mountains beyond. The other bedroom has a small 4 foot double bed with TV. Bed linen provided, please bring your own towels.
COT: Available. If cot required, please call to confirm the specifications and bedding provided before you arrive.
BATHROOM: Bath, shower cubicle and WC.
LOUNGE: Lovely room with Freeview TV, DVD & stereo, Inglenook fireplace housing a log burning multifuel stove. Lounge leads through to the kitchen.
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: Modern fitted units, electric cooker, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher and washing machine.
GARDEN: Pleasant separate garden to the front of the property with lawns and patio area with seats ideal for enjoying the views of Snowdonia. Additional private elevated back garden to the rear up some steep steps, unsuitable for toddlers.
PARKING: Private parking space for 1 car in the front garden. There are also ample street parking on the road near the cottage.
HEATING: Night storage and electric heaters. Starter pack of logs, kindling and coal are provided for guests.
ELECTRICITY: Included. Logs are extra.
PET: Maximum 2 pets
WiFi: New! Available free of charge.
2021 Price Group: 7
2022 Price Group: 7
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 accept mini-breaks at any time, apart from school holidays & bank holiday weeks where mini-breaks only allowed not more than 31 days before the starting date of the holiday.
Couple Savings out of school holidays. (not applicable with any other offers)
22- 29 Aug 2021 "What a gorgeous cottage, just what we needed for a break after a hard few months. Despite the weather we got out every day and did walks and drives- everything you need." S, A & O.
19-26 Oct 2019 "Had a lovely holiday, cottage was cosy and loved the fire - R, A, G and L"
21- 26 Sept 2019 "Great stay cosy cottage legs are feeling tired after the walking - N and G"
14-21 Sept 2019- "Great location for exploring South Snowdonia some amazing walks and railway journeys plus the local pub was really friendly and did good food- P and L"
31 Aug 07 Sept - "Had a great week, cottage has a lovely feel and very cosy and a great location, double bed was amazing and slept like a log!"
17- 24 Sept - "Fabulous base for our holiday , the information booklet was great plus the best DVD collection we have ever seen in a rental cottage, will definitely come back!"
G family July 19 - "The cottage was in a great location and very cosy, all in all we had a great stay!"
K family July 19 - "Enjoyed a lovely week at the cottage which is very well located for all activities and beaches."
Mr S July 19 - "Cosy cottage everything we needed, lots of walks from the cottage to local beauty spots."
R family June 19 - "Pleasant stay in cottage which is close to all activities - will return in the future."
M Family (September, 2018): "Beautiful cosy cottage, well equipped, fantastic location, great base to explore the area."
Visit Wales Comments (Januray, 2016):
"A cosy terraced cottage providing comfortable accommodation for 4 guests. Lounge has inglenook with log burner; modern kitchen/diner and family bathroom."
Overall Quality Percentage: 73%
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.
Although you can park directly outside the house to drop off and unload you will need to park in in the driveway or on the road, both about 25 metres away
Access to the property is by 1 simple step to the front door .
Inside the property the bedrooms and bathroom are on the 1st floor
|Period||Week Price||3 night price|
|04 September 2021 to 17 September 2021||£ 502||£ 402|
|18 September 2021 to 24 September 2021||£ 452||£ 362|
|25 September 2021 to 15 October 2021||£ 407||£ 326|
|16 October 2021 to 29 October 2021||£ 492||£ 394|
|30 October 2021 to 10 December 2021||£ 387||£ 310|
|11 December 2021 to 17 December 2021||£ 492||£ 394|
|18 December 2021 to 31 December 2021||£ 592||£ 474|
|01 January 2022 to 07 January 2022||£ 642||£ 514|
|08 January 2022 to 04 February 2022||£ 437||£ 350|
|05 February 2022 to 11 February 2022||£ 457||£ 366|
|12 February 2022 to 25 February 2022||£ 482||£ 386|
|26 February 2022 to 25 March 2022||£ 437||£ 350|
|26 March 2022 to 01 April 2022||£ 542||£ 434|
|02 April 2022 to 22 April 2022||£ 552||£ 442|
|23 April 2022 to 29 April 2022||£ 482||£ 386|
|30 April 2022 to 27 May 2022||£ 542||£ 434|
|28 May 2022 to 03 June 2022||£ 642||£ 514|
|04 June 2022 to 01 July 2022||£ 592||£ 474|
|02 July 2022 to 08 July 2022||£ 632||£ 506|
|09 July 2022 to 15 July 2022||£ 642||£ 514|
|16 July 2022 to 22 July 2022||£ 682||£ 546|
|23 July 2022 to 19 August 2022||£ 727||£ 582|
|20 August 2022 to 26 August 2022||£ 682||£ 546|
|27 August 2022 to 02 September 2022||£ 632||£ 506|
|03 September 2022 to 16 September 2022||£ 552||£ 442|
|17 September 2022 to 23 September 2022||£ 502||£ 402|
|24 September 2022 to 14 October 2022||£ 457||£ 366|
|15 October 2022 to 04 November 2022||£ 542||£ 434|
|05 November 2022 to 09 December 2022||£ 437||£ 350|
|10 December 2022 to 16 December 2022||£ 542||£ 434|
|17 December 2022 to 30 December 2022||£ 642||£ 514|
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