Self Catering in Gwynedd - Betws-y-Coed
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Pricing From: £439.00 - 1210.00
Once used as a watermill, this delightfully-converted property dates back to the 13th Century. Retaining features such as exposed beams and mullion windows, the property is rich in character and offers delightful accommodation at any time of year.
Dating back to the 13th Century, this property was once used as a watermill and still retains its original water-wheel. Situated by a river, this property is brimming with character and has many wonderful features, such as exposed beams, an inglenook fireplace with a wood-burning stove, slate-flooring and dressed stone walls. There are three bedrooms, allowing the property to sleep parties of up to six people. The charming gardens and grounds lead through a local water meadow and down to the river. A tranquil haven for friends or family.
RECENT CUSTOMER REVIEWS
Fantastic location and surroundings, let down a bit by facilities/instructional information
We stayed at the Farmhouse as a base for a 4 day walking break in North Wales. It took a while to find the farmhouse based on the postcode but, with the help from a local shopkeeper, we managed to find it. The location is perfect, down a quiet side road and then down a short path through the beautiful gardens. The house is a very good size and there is a lot of character. The bedrooms were very comfortable and the bath/shower/toilet facilities were also sound.
We most enjoyed the level of privacy and being able to sit in the gardens/walk down to the river/paddle and have a few quiet drinks as a family.
The main thing which I would say is that some of the facilities either a) didn't work properly or b) did not have sufficient instructions/information. This included the cooker (3 hobs were virtually inoperable/not hot enough and there was no instruction booklet for the hob), the internet (kept cutting out), the TV in the kitchen (no sound at all despite trying to resolve it), the toaster (had an unusual way of working which took some time to work out - no instructions). There were also some basics lacking - no bin bags, no salt and pepper. There was, however, loads of crockery - plates, dishes, glasses etc.
Having said the above, I would recommend the cottage and would stay there again now that I know what quirks there are.
Lovely accommodation in a very special place. The cottage was large enough for all of us, it had a wonderful atmosphere and full of charm. We loved the location, the gardens and the fireplace in the cottage. We would definitely return.
The river at the bottom of the garden was beautiful. The interior d?cor was different and unique. The ground floor bedroom was amazing and all of the furnishings throughout the house were lovely. The house itself is in a brilliant location.
Absolutely beautiful comfortable cottage in a magnificanet setting
What a beautiful cottage! It was soo comfortable and the owners were so very helpful and afforded me the privacy I wanted during my stay, but were also on hand if needed. The cottage is furnished beautifully and I loved lighting the fire in the hearth each night. Excellent facilities and being a foodie I cooked most every night and ate at the grand table in the dining room with candles to boot! Betws-y-Coed is a lovely town and the people are very friendly. Lots of forest walks, a couple of ancient castles with the Tourist Information Centre a stone's throw away there is plenty to do if you so desire. I will definitely be staying there again, in fact it will be a regular yearly holiday destination.
The Royal Oak Farmhouse is a positively charming holiday cottage! The location is excellent and the property itself superb! When walking down the little path toward the house, my friend exclaimed that it was just like being in a fairytale! We loved watching the baby rabbits in the meadow and listening to the birdsong and the river. Absolutely beautiful - I definitely want to go back!
Services / Facilities:
Full oil fired central heating with additional heating from open fire in sitting room. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, colour TV with Sky, video etc. Fuel, power & starter pack for open fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Highchair available. Ample off road parking on drive. Gardens and grounds including water meadow, leading down to river. Garden furniture. Sorry, no smoking and no pets. Shops and pubs 5 mins walk.
Double Beds: 3
Twin Beds: 1
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