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Idyllic cottage next to the river, Betws Y Coed with picturesque view

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage in Betws Y Coed, Snowdonia, North Wales - Peaceful Location With Spectacular Views - 15 Minute Walk To The Village

Glanrhyd cottage has recently been sympathetically restored by local craftsmen employing traditional methods and environmentally friendly materials. Whilst authentic and traditional, the cottage enjoys all mod cons. The cottage is tastefully designed and ideally suited to discerning couples seeking a romantic break and solitude. However, it can comfortably accommodate up to four people in two double bedrooms at opposing ends of the property, allowing for space and privacy. We offer a reduced rate for a single couple sharing according to the season.

The cottage garden borders the river Conwy, whilst the garden is enclosed we urge caution to families with children or a dog.

For more information please see our website.

More Details

Owner
George Smith
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
June 13, 2017

About George Smith

Hello, my name is George.

George Smith purchased this cottage in 2005

Why George Smith chose Conwy

I've been fortunate enough to own Glanrhyd Cottage for approximately eight years.

I have been visiting this area for many years and instantly fell in love with the ruin and always hoped to own it, so when the owners offered it to me I jumped at the chance.

It has been a labour of love as the cottage was a complete wreck when we purchased it with a tree growing inside, we spent two years restoring it with a lovely local traditional builder.

What makes this cottage unique

I love the solitude, views, walks and fishing.

Guestbook comments from the owner

I stayed here recently with my partner and our young daughter. The property was exactly as advertised, clean and well stock with everything you could need. A very short walk away from the centre of the village and an easy drive to all Snowdonias attractions.

Excellent service before, during and after the rental - couldn't recommend highly enough.
Mar 2015
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Amenities

Betws-y-Coed Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Bathroom with double ended bath and handheld shower fitment, wc, sink and underfloor heating
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master bedroom with double bed on a platform with wonderful views, bedroom two with double french antique sleigh style bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Outside: The outdoor space is enclosed and includes purpose built barbecue area with all utensils. There are a few seating areas outside including on the patio area and down by the river. There is plenty of enclosed off-street parking available next to the cottage. Utility Room: Washing machine/ tumble drier Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and lined are included, both changed once per week.

Reviews

4.5/5 -
(2 traveler reviews)

Idyllic cottage next to the river, Betws Y Coed with picturesque view
average rating of 4.5 based on 6 reviews
4

Comfortable , secluded cottage, great position next to the river

  • 4 of 5

Had a relaxing time, spent one whole day sitting reading by the river- perfect. Other days spent walking in the area. Only minor complaint is that the provision of towels was not very generous - 1 hand towel and 2 bath towels between two of us for a week seemed a bit mean, but maybe that's just me!

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review, regarding the towels we can only apologise, if you had let us know you needed more we would have brought you more immediately! We hope to see you again. Best wishes.
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We loved our stay in this stunning cottage!

  • 5 of 5

A lovely cottage in a beautiful spot. We will return.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Ty Gwyn
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Betws Y Coed
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Betws Y Coed
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
A5
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Ty Gwyn
Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

We are approximately 30 minutes drive from the nearest beach

Distances:

The nearest village is just a couple of short miles away and can be easily walked to from the cottage.

Further Details:

Directly in front of the cottage is a well-known pool which tends to hold sea trout and salmon (depending on time of year), occasionally it might be possible to fish but this is subject to the consent of the fishing rights holders. All fishing is subject to arrangement and a charge of twenty five pounds for the day, there is also plenty of other fishing in the area we suggest purchasing day tickets through the local angling club in Betws Y Coed and we would be pleased to offer you advice. The fishing is subject to availability and must be booked and paid for in advance. You will be required to purchase a national rod licence, visit the environment agency website for more details.

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Rates & Availability

Betws-y-Coed Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Mid season
Jun 3 2017 - Jul 8 2017
4 night minimum stay
$123
$679
 
 
High season
Jul 9 2017 - Sep 8 2017
4 night minimum stay
$142
$938
 
 
Mid season
Sep 9 2017 - Oct 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
$123
$679
 
 
Mid season
Oct 22 2017 - Oct 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
$123
$809
 
 
Low season
Oct 28 2017 - Dec 23 2017
3 night minimum stay
$123
$511
 
 
Xmas
Dec 24 2017 - Jan 6 2018
4 night minimum stay
$162
$938
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$129
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $194.04
Pet Fee $32.34

Booking Notes:
We take bookings from Saturday to Saturday but depending on availability we are happy to accommodate short breaks and weekends wherever possible. We require a completed booking form and designated deposit and full payment 6 weeks prior to your arrival. We refund your deposit at the end of your stay.

Changeover Day:
Our preferred changeover day is Saturday however we will try to be flexible. Arrival is usually after 4pm and departure before 10am.

Notes on prices:
Prices quoted are for 2 people sharing. Discounts are available for solo travellers and couples using one bedroom only.

When cottage is booked for 2 people sharing one bedroom, the second bedroom is locked.

Cancellation -should a cancellation be made by the client, the owners will seek to re-let the property for the period of the hire. If successful in doing so a refund will be made less a 5% administration charge. If cancellation occurs less than 4 weeks prior to hire and the owners are unable to re-let, then the entire hire fee will be forfeited by the Client.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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