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Rhiwlas Cottage
SY10 0NN

Rhiwlas Cottage, Llanwddyn, Powys

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Sleeps a maximum of: 6

Pricing From: £269.00

This stone built 18th century watermill cottage is in the village of Llanwddyn, three miles from Lake Vyrnwy near to the Snowdonia National Park and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.

Rhiwlas Cottage is an 18th Century stone built cottage that adjoins the owner's farmhouse and is located at the head of the Vyrnwy valley in the village of Llanwddyn, three miles from Lake Vyrnwy in North Wales. This cottage has three bedrooms, two doubles (one of which has an ensuite) and one twin, as well as a bathroom with a spa bath, meaning this cottage sleeps up to six people. This cottage also contains an open plan living area with fitted kitchen, a dining area and a cosy woodburner in the sitting room.

To the outside of the cottage is a lawned garden with outdoor furniture and a BBQ, along with bike storage and off road parking for three cars. Situated within an area of beautiful countryside, plus with many attractions nearby, Rhiwlas Cottage is a great base for a family holiday.


Unfortunately when we pulled up to the cottage the outside was dirty, quite a lot of bird mess on windows and outside bench. Entering the cottage it was clear no one had stayed there for a long time, lots of cobwebs in every room even over the kitchen utensils, I cleaned most of it myself. Lights in kitchen and main bathroom very dim. Dishwasher broke on second day and not repaired. As for the garden- it was a nice space but yet again furniture was covered in bird muck which was frustrating, if you have paying guests and your spec says garden furniture surely you would clean it??!!

Great location, enjoyed being remote yet on a working farm. Our daughter really enjoyed the sheep and cows. Cosy warm cottage with plenty of room for everyone. Enjoyed the wood burning stove too. Owner was very welcoming and helpful.
Mr Luscombe

Loved the whirlpool bath and the log fire. Great location, really relaxing, and a very welcoming and understanding owner.
Mr Harrison

A very good remote location, but easy to get to surrounding places. This was what we were looking for. The quality of accommodation exceeded our expectations. Great value for money.
Mr Coombes

Great location, warm welcome.
We spent a week at Rhiwlas in late October as our nephew was getting married in Bala and had the reception at the nearby Lake Vyrnwy hotel. We took full advantage of the location to do some touring around. The mountain road to Bala from the North West corner of the lake is an absolutely spectacular run - just hope no-one comes to meet you! The cottage easily coped with the demands of six adults and three infants (only one mobile thank goodness).
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Parking Space
Linen provided
Towels provided
Washing Machine
High Chair


Double Beds

Twin Beds


Oil central heating with woodburner in sitting area
Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, dishwasher, WiFi, TV with Freeview, DVD, iPod dock, Wii games console
Fuel, power and the first basket of wood for woodburner inc in rent
Extra wood available from owner at £5 per basket
Bed linen and towels inc in rent
Cot, highchair and stairgate
Off road parking for 3 cars
Bike storage
Lawned garden with furniture and BBQ
Sorry, no pets and no smoking
Shop 2 miles, tavern with stunning views of Lake Vyrnwy 3 miles
Note: Evening meals and breakfasts can be provided from the owner, at an additional cost
Please contact the owner prior to arrival for more information

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Rhos Y Beddau Stone Rows - 7.3 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Bryngwyn Hall - 8 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Bodynfoel Hall - 8 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Llansantffraid-ym-Mechain Roman Fort - 10.4 miles (Roman Site) Heritage Rating

Castle Caereinion Castle - 10.7 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Llangadwaladr, St Cadwaladr's Church - 11.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Dingle Gardens - 11.2 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Guilsfield, St Aelhaiarn's Church - 11.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Moel Ty Uchaf Stone Circle - 11.7 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Llanerchydol Hall - 11.8 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

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