Artist's Cottage for 4 near PorthmadogRef: BH4
You are welcome to share and enjoy our 4 star rated holiday home near Porthmadog. Artist Cottage is a lovely single storey villa with un beatable sea views from all rooms. Situated near the pretty village of Portmeirion (as seen on TV) there is an unique semi circular conservatory with camera obscura views of Snowdonia and the estuary foreshore. The spacious fully fitted modern farmhouse style kitchen has double doors leading to the dining room and conservatory. There is an open fire in an original slate fireplace in the cosy lounge with wide screen tv & DVD. The enclosed grounds are mainly to lawn and shrubs with ample parking and an elevated terrace for BBQ meals whilst enjoying the southerly views. Portmeirion village, it's 'wild' gardens and foreshore is within walking distance where there are small shops, cafes and top rated restaurants. We particularly recommend seeing the steam trains of the Ffestiniog narrow gauge railway pass by about 500 m away, climb Snowdon mountain which is just of 30 minutes drive and swim in the sea off Black Rock Sands. We offer linen, central heating, internet access, bike storage, cots & high chairs and even have a companion wheelchair if you need one. Guests are amazed at the beauty of the scenery here.
3 BEDROOMS: All are on the ground floor. 1st Bedroom has a Double bed incl. small TV and iPod dock. 2nd Bedroom has 2 Single beds. 1st & 2nd Bedrooms have stunning sea and mountain views. 3rd Bedroom has 1 single bed at the back of the house. Bed linen is provided and towels are available to hire.
BATHROOM/WC with shower over the bath on ground floor.
SHOWER ROOM/WC with corner cubicle on ground floor.
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: Cottage style fitted units with ceramic hob and double oven, fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher.
UTILITY ROOM: Washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge.
DINING ROOM with refectory table, TV and views
CONSERVATORY: Views, rocking chair and occassional chairs
LOUNGE: Sky Freeview TV, DVD and electric or open fire (extra £25 charge by prior arrangement with the owner)
GARDEN: Private and enclosed with elevated terrace, views and garden furniture and BBQ.
PARKING: Ample private parking within the gated grounds.
HEATING: Full oil central heating
ELECTRICITY & OIL included.
Free storage for bikes in garage.
ACCESS is up a well maintained 100m country lane.
PETS: Maximum of 2 dogs accepted if they are happy to stay in the kitchen, dining room and conservatory area where there is a wooden floor. No pets please in the carpeted areas in the house (lounge and bedrooms) unless lying on a blanket.
EXTRA: The cottage is split level. The kitchen, dining room and half the conservatory is on the ground level and the lounge, bedrooms and both bathrooms are on a slightly higher level with 3 steps and hand rails.
COT: If cot required, please call to confirm the specifications and bedding provided before you arrive.
FAQ: There is a highchair and 1 stair gate at the cottage. Garden is enclosed enough for dogs.
NEW FOR 2020: New fridge freezer in the kitchen. New flooring in the kitchen.
2020 Price Group: 25 for 3 bedrooms
Minimum Weekly Rent: £467
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 14 days before the starting date of the holiday.
LH (Sept 2020): "Incredible location, beautiful views, magnificent sunrises and mesmerising tidal activity, but check tide times before venturing onto the sand banks. Can't wait for an opportunity to stay there again"
A & R Families (Aug 2019): "Again after our fifth holiday we have had a good time. We love the cottage, weather was good. Managed to do lots of walking and art. We await next year!!"
S, I &kids (Aug 2019): "Great cottage, stunning location. Lots to see and do. Loved it!"
Mrs C (July 2019): "The cottage is in a good position overlooking the bay with fabulous views. However it is down a narrow single track road so could be difficult for some. There are lots of people going past walking their dogs."
J, C & C (June 2019): "Great location to visit many interesting and beautiful places. Good to be near the railway station."
Ms L (Easter 2019): "Our sixth visit for our third generation gathering from England, Spain and China! All agree again, it is the only olace to stay in Wales!"
Numerous Guests: "The cottage is much bigger that it looks in the brochure!"
John New Year 18/19 ?You will be amazed with the location and views. A great place for walks and rest?
S, N, H & J: "Lovely cottage. Great birdlife!"
The J & H Families (June, 2018): "Thank you for a wonderful holiday. Great place to stay. Very much appreciated such an amazing house and facilities."
The S Family (April, 2018): "We have had a lovely week in the cottage. It has been so relaxing & peaceful, and it is always sad to have to go back home at the end... We hope to come back again very soon."
The W Family (Oct, 2017): "Had a lovely week, shame about the weather. House comfortable & well equiped."
Mr & Mrs B (Sept, 2017): "Wonderful views & beautiful sunrises."
The F & S Families (July, 2017): "Lovely cottage & magnificent views. Lovely weather, been on ffestinog railway twice... had a really good time, will come again. Thank you."
The T Family (June, 2017): "We had a very nice holiday. Really nice cottage but would of been better with better weather. We all enjoyed the lovely views. Thank you!"
The W Family (May, 2017): "Comfortably, cosy cottage - excellent - sun all week."
Mr & Mrs H (April, 2017): "Wonderful week at this unique cottage, 2nd visit. Hope to return next year. Thank you!"
Visit Wales Inspection comments (January, 2017):
"Close to Portmeirion this is a detached property with attractive gardens and lovely views. Spacious and well presented, the house has a comfortable lounge with open fire, conservatory overlooking the estuary.
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 cottage is split level. The utility room, kitchen, dining room and half the conservatory is on the ground level and the lounge, bedrooms and both bathrooms are on a slightly higher level with 3 steps and hand rails. Parking is on a tarmac surface 15 feet from the utility room door or 25 feet from the front door.
|Period||Week Price||3 night price|
|05 September 2020 to 18 September 2020||£ 882||£ 706|
|19 September 2020 to 25 September 2020||£ 787||£ 630|
|26 September 2020 to 09 October 2020||£ 642||£ 514|
|10 October 2020 to 16 October 2020||£ 757||£ 606|
|17 October 2020 to 23 October 2020||£ 847||£ 678|
|24 October 2020 to 30 October 2020||£ 787||£ 630|
|31 October 2020 to 11 December 2020||£ 567||£ 454|
|12 December 2020 to 18 December 2020||£ 847||£ 678|
|19 December 2020 to 01 January 2021||£ 1247||£ 998|
|02 January 2021 to 08 January 2021||£ 1277||£ 1022|
|09 January 2021 to 05 February 2021||£ 597||£ 478|
|06 February 2021 to 12 February 2021||£ 672||£ 538|
|13 February 2021 to 19 February 2021||£ 787||£ 630|
|20 February 2021 to 26 February 2021||£ 672||£ 538|
|27 February 2021 to 26 March 2021||£ 597||£ 478|
|27 March 2021 to 02 April 2021||£ 877||£ 702|
|03 April 2021 to 16 April 2021||£ 912||£ 730|
|17 April 2021 to 30 April 2021||£ 787||£ 630|
|01 May 2021 to 28 May 2021||£ 877||£ 702|
|29 May 2021 to 04 June 2021||£ 1277||£ 1022|
|05 June 2021 to 02 July 2021||£ 967||£ 774|
|03 July 2021 to 09 July 2021||£ 1102||£ 882|
|10 July 2021 to 16 July 2021||£ 1277||£ 1022|
|17 July 2021 to 23 July 2021||£ 1312||£ 1050|
|24 July 2021 to 20 August 2021||£ 1357||£ 1086|
|21 August 2021 to 27 August 2021||£ 1312||£ 1050|
|28 August 2021 to 03 September 2021||£ 1102||£ 882|
|04 September 2021 to 17 September 2021||£ 912||£ 730|
|18 September 2021 to 24 September 2021||£ 817||£ 654|
|25 September 2021 to 15 October 2021||£ 672||£ 538|
|16 October 2021 to 22 October 2021||£ 787||£ 630|
|23 October 2021 to 29 October 2021||£ 877||£ 702|
|30 October 2021 to 10 December 2021||£ 597||£ 478|
|11 December 2021 to 17 December 2021||£ 877||£ 702|
|18 December 2021 to 24 December 2021||£ 1277||£ 1022|
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