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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
    |
    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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David C
York, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 25 March 2014 for a stay in March 2014
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person found this review helpful

The cottage is small, but well fitted out and extremely comfortable. Nice wood burner. Probably best suited to a couple with two smaller children. Fine for two plus dogs. Dog friendly. Steep stairs, as detailed in the brochure, would be difficult for the elderly or infirm. Do not rely on mobile phone being always available. O2 and Vodafone are borderline... more

michricha...
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 16 March 2014 for a stay in March 2014

We stayed from Sunday until Friday and had a brilliant time. The cottage is excellently located for fantastic walks from the door and locally. The cottage was immaculate and well stocked with basics such as tea and coffee, washing up liquid, hand soap etc. There is lots of information in the cottage about local attractions and walks. We did one... more

ian r
Dudley, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 March 2014 for a stay in February 2014

My partner and i recently stayed at this superb cottage tucked away in lovely quiet part of Wales. The thoughtful little extras left behind by the owners made for a great start to our break, the kind of extras that are easily forgotten when staying away from the comforts of your own property. Most days we enjoyed peaceful walks around... more

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Listed since : Oct 2010
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