STS Grade 3+
Within a short 4 minute walk from the beach is this family house in the village of Borth y Gest, 1 mile from Porthmadog. This spacious 3 storey 4 bedroom house is ideal for family get together with a spacious lounge on the first floor with views of the estuary and mountains and a large refrectory table in the dining room on the ground floor to enjoy a shared meal together. The rooms are bright and spacious and there is an small sunroom on the 1st floor. There is a small garden The village has a restaurant, tea room and there are interesting paths to private sandy coves and woodlands. In Porthmadog you will be spoilt for choice in shops, restaurants etc. Steam trains travel across the causeway regularly to the delight of young and old alike, a leisure centre is located at the other end of town. Portmeirion village is just a 3 mile walk across the causeway. Criccieth town and castle are 5 miles down the road, Snowdon and the village of Beddgelert is a beautiful 20 minute drive away.
4 BEDROOMS: Bed linen and towels provided.
Bedroom 1 (2nd Floor): Double bedroom has en-suite Shower Room and views over the rooftops of the sea & mountains (Photos 1 & 3-8)
Bedroom 2 (2nd Floor): Double bedroom (Photos 32-34)
Bedroom 3 (Ground Floor): Double bedroom (Photos 35-38)
Bedroom 4 (Ground Floor): Small double bedroom with an electric fireplace (Photos 39-41)
LOUNGE (1st Floor): This room has a 2-seater and 3-seater sofas, large TV, DVD, electric fire and glimpses of sea and mountain views (Photos 12-17).
LIVING ROOM (1st Floor): This room is at the back of the house and overlooks the Back Patio Area, there are 5 external steps to get to the Patio Area from the Living Room (Photos 29-31).
DINING ROOM (Ground Floor): Large refrectory table with seating for 8 and an electric fire (Photos 18-20).
KITCHEN (Ground Floor): Small room with gas hob and oven, fridge & 3 draw freezer, microwave, small dishwasher. There is a external Kitchen Door that leads to the Patio Area, there are 7 external steps to reach the Patio Area from the Kitchen (Photos 21-24).
BATHROOM (1st Floor): with an electric shower over the bath and a WC (Photos 42-43)
ENSUITE SHOWER ROOM/WC (2nd Floor): for Bedroom 1 with a Shower, Toilet and Hand Wash Basin (Photos 9-11).
UTILITY ROOM (1st Floor): This room has a Washing Machine, Tumble Dryer, sink, Clothes Drying Racks, Iron and Ironing Board (Photo 44).
BACK GARDEN: Small patio area which is situated between Ground and 1st Floor with 5 steps leading down from the Living Room and 7 steps leading up from the Kitchen (Photo 25-28). This patio area is enclosed with a back gate that leads to Borth-y-Gest Playground (). The shed in the patio is not available to guests .
PARKING: Street parking on Ralph Street.
Charging of Electric Vehicles is Prohibited due to the risk of fire and electrocution. Closest charging point is at Porthmadog Tesco car park.
PETS: No pets/dogs are allowed.
WI-FI: Yes, free fibre optic Internet with recorded speed of 38 Mbps with a booster wi-fi signal.
BED LINEN: Yes
TOWELS: 1 Bath Towel & 1 Hand Towel per person, 1 Bath Mat per Bathroom and Tea Towels for the Kitchen.
Price Group: 21
Mini-break rules at this property: A mini-break is a holiday for less than a week OR not starting on a Friday and Saturday. This property owner will only accept mini-breaks within 60 days of the start date of the holiday between Easter and October Half Term. Out of the Holiday Season will accept mini-breaks at any time between November to March (NOT including Christmas, New Year's Eve and February Half Term weeks).
JM (July 2023): "A great house in a great location. Would absolutely stay and book again!"
JF (March 2023): "Lovely house, great access to costal walks"
Visit Wales Grade: to be arranged
Visit Wales Comments: to be arranged
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Please note: A returnable £100 Good Housekeeping Deposit may be required at our discretion 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.