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  • The Cottage
    The Cottage
    The Cottage
    The Lounge
    The park starts at the end of the garden
    The Kitchen
    Master Bedroom
    Property description
    Dolgellau
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    Holiday Rental House – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
    'Frondeg' (Pretty Hill) is a delightful 17th century, traditional stone, former blacksmith's cottage in the centre of the tiny hamlet of Mallwyd famous for it's 14th century church and the home of the 'Gwylliad Cochion Mawddwy' (the Red Bandits of Mawddwy), a bunch of red haired Highwaymen from the 16th century.

    Mallwyd is situated in the famous Snowdonia National Park and lies half way between the market towns of Dolgellau (9 miles) and Machynleth (10 miles). The cottage has recently been re-furbished but has kept it's original features such as it's oak beams and stone fireplace with a wood burning stove.

    The cottage has two bedrooms one of which is accessed through the other making it ideal for families, There is a large double bed in the main bedroom...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Cooker
    • Dining Seats (4)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Living Room Seats (4)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Private Garden
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Sofa Beds:(1)
    • Stereo System
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Washer
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Yes
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #HL138796 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Railway: Machynlleth: 16.0 km
    The village of Mallwyd is situated at the point where the A458 from Welshpool meets the A470 from Dolgellau and Machynlleth. Frondeg is found on the A470 on the road to Machynlleth. Park in the lay-by by the Brigands Inn and walk up the path adjacent to the telephone box. At the end of the short path you will find Frondeg directly facing you. There is a sign by the door.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 32.0 km.
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Diana L
Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in July 2015

Stayed with my husband and our daughter also our small dog, the cottage was lovely, homely and welcoming! The cottage was top spec and very clean and everything you need in a self catering Holiday! The owners were very helpful and answered numerous emails about ideas of where to go on our stay, couldn't have asked more from them. There... more

pemjim
Manchester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 14 July 2015 for a stay in June 2015

The cottage is situated in a beautiful area with plenty of walks from the doorstep. There's a pub very close by - The Brigands Inn. We dined there the first evening. We were originally shown into a large room with another couple who refused to stay there so we did the same. Food was o.k.but pricey. We ate out at... more

fahad670
Greater London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 15 April 2015 for a stay in April 2015

A lovely, clean and easily accessible cottage. Very comfortable, and the log fire is beautiful. Owner was very friendly during communication and ensured everything was in place for our stay. more

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Listed since : Oct 2010
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