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 Double bedroom and 1 bedroom with bunk beds. Bed linen provided. Please bring your own towels.
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 garden to the rear up some steep steps. Unsuitable for toddlers.
PARKING: Space for 1 car.
HEATING: Night storage and electric heaters.
ELECTRICITY: Included. Logs are extra.
PET: Maximum 2 pets
WiFi: New! Available free of charge.
EXTRA: Baker's Cottage has been recarpeted throughout and the upstairs has been fully re-painted, there are new curtains and bedding in the main bedroom and there is now a shaver plug.
Please note: This property is adjacent to our property ref. 5155A - the 2 properties rented together would accomodate up to 8.
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 only accept mini-breaks at short notice - not more than 21 days before the starting date of the holiday.
K & B (Oct 2017): "Cosy cottage lovely and quiet with a wonderful fire."
K & G (Sept 2017): " Lovely cosy cottage in good location waterfalls were spectacular lots of walks in an enjoyable week."
H (August 2017): "The cottage had all we needed and none of us want to leave!"
R Family (August 2017): "Amazed by the countryside, kids loved bounce below and the range of games and DVDs were great."
S (July 2017): "Lovely week in north wales exploring, such a cosy cottage to come back to."
M & J (May 2017): "So many wonderful walks and the information in the cottage was great."
D (April, 2017): "What a great place - well equipped and comfortable."
L & F (Apri, 2017): "Had a brilliant time here wakling up to birdsong. Cottage is well equipped - will tell our friends to come."
J and K (Sep, 2016): "Thoroughly enjoyed our stay it was perfect for our needs walking and relaxing in front of the fire, we will return and will recommend to friends."
A, F and D (Sep, 2016): "Local area very beautiful and a great time had by all."
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, 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.
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|
|07 April 2018 to 13 April 2018||£ 402||£ 322|
|14 April 2018 to 04 May 2018||£ 332||£ 266|
|05 May 2018 to 18 May 2018||£ 352||£ 282|
|19 May 2018 to 25 May 2018||£ 392||£ 314|
|26 May 2018 to 01 June 2018||£ 492||£ 394|
|02 June 2018 to 06 July 2018||£ 442||£ 354|
|07 July 2018 to 13 July 2018||£ 482||£ 386|
|14 July 2018 to 20 July 2018||£ 492||£ 394|
|21 July 2018 to 27 July 2018||£ 532||£ 426|
|28 July 2018 to 24 August 2018||£ 577||£ 462|
|25 August 2018 to 31 August 2018||£ 532||£ 426|
|01 September 2018 to 07 September 2018||£ 482||£ 386|
|08 September 2018 to 21 September 2018||£ 402||£ 322|
|22 September 2018 to 28 September 2018||£ 352||£ 282|
|29 September 2018 to 12 October 2018||£ 307||£ 246|
|13 October 2018 to 19 October 2018||£ 332||£ 266|
|20 October 2018 to 26 October 2018||£ 392||£ 314|
|27 October 2018 to 02 November 2018||£ 352||£ 282|
|03 November 2018 to 14 December 2018||£ 287||£ 230|
|15 December 2018 to 21 December 2018||£ 392||£ 314|
|22 December 2018 to 04 January 2019||£ 492||£ 394|
|05 January 2019 to 27 December 2019||£ To be confirmed||£ To be confirmed|
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