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CEFN-YR-EFAIL, pet friendly, character holiday cottage, with a garden in

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4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
3 nights minimum
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This cottage is a converted Smithy in the hamlet of Golan near Porthmadog on the North Wales coast and can sleep eight people in its four bedrooms.Cefn-Yr-Efail is a superb converted Smithy in the hamlet of Golan near to the harbour town of Porthmadog on the North West coast of Wales. It has been renovated to a very high standard and can sleep eight people in its four bedrooms that are made up of three doubles (one with ensuite) and one twin. The cottage also has a ground floor family bathroom with a Jacuzzi bath. There is a gorgeous, fitted farmhouse kitchen with a dining area as well as a spacious living room with a flame-effect electric fire. To the outside of the cottage is ample off road parking and a garden with decking, a gravelled area, a lawned area with outside furniture, all wit...This cottage is a converted Smithy in the hamlet of Golan near Porthmadog on the North Wales coast and can sleep eight people in its four bedrooms.Cefn-Yr-Efail is a superb converted Smithy in the hamlet of Golan near to the harbour town of Porthmadog on the North West coast of Wales. It has been renovated to a very high standard and can sleep eight people in its four bedrooms that are made up of three doubles (one with ensuite) and one twin. The cottage also has a ground floor family bathroom with a Jacuzzi bath. There is a gorgeous, fitted farmhouse kitchen with a dining area as well as a spacious living room with a flame-effect electric fire. To the outside of the cottage is ample off road parking and a garden with decking, a gravelled area, a lawned area with outside furniture, all with stunning mountain views. Cefn-Yr-Efail is a lovely holiday cottage and is located in a wonderful part of North Wales making it the perfect location to spend a holiday exploring all that this region has to offer. Amenities: Oil central heating with electric fire in sitting area. Electric oven & hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, 3 x TVs, 2 with Sky, 2 x DVD players, WiFi, books/games/DVDs. Fuel & power inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Cot, highchair & stairgate. Off road parking for 4 cars. Garden with decking, gravelled area, lawned area, furniture, & mountain views. One well-behaved pet welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shops & pubs 2.5 miles. Region: Famous for its choirs, stunning mountain ranges and beautiful valleys, this wonderful country has something for everyone. From Snowdonia in North Wales to the Brecon Beacons and the Pembrokeshire Coast in the South. Town: The harbour town of Porthmadog lies on the Glaslyn Estuary and enjoys a stunning setting and is known as the gateway to the Snowdonia National Park. Porthmadog is full of individual shops and restaurants, and is home to the Ffestiniog Railway, where you can travel by steam through spectacular Snowdonia scenery to Blaenau Ffestiniog. The well known Italienate villageof Portmeirion is just down the coast. Situated on a rugged cliff top on its own private peninsula, Portmeirion is famous as the location of the TV show The Prisoner and the final episode of Cold Feet, and is surrounded by miles of sandy beaches and woodlands. The area also boasts castles at Criccieth and Harlech, and superb unspoilt beaches such as Black Rock Sands, where the sands stretch as far as the eye can see.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
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Sykes Holiday Cottages
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2009
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just spent a lovely weekend in this beautiful property thank you. It’s a real home away from home, lovely and quiet and amazing views to wake up to. The property is lovely clean and very spacious with everything you need with the added perk of...More

Date of stay: April 2021
Thank nerysAjones
Reviewed 16 October 2020

Eggcelent stay! Reference to the fresh eggs that are provided by Gwyne. The views are stunning & the property is fabulous & well equipped. We were lucky that we chose this week as Wales closed it’s borders to Covid 19 hotspots.

Date of stay: October 2020
Thank O6711WJsoniac
Reviewed 18 June 2019

So, we booked the cottage for a party of seven, all family. The pictures are accurate but unfortunately we were disappointed by the small things which would have made this a fab holiday. I am only reviewing this way as I am hoping that these...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Carolbentley
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Fantastic location and within easy reach of beaches, local pubs and attractions. We were met by Gwyn who is lovely and very welcoming, and the cottage itself was superbly laid out and although we were only a party of 4 I think even 8 here...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank J5563QEpeterh
Reviewed 14 May 2018

We have sadly just returned from a week at this property,we did not want to leave and I still wish I was back there!! It is a beautiful big house in a stunning quiet location. Gwyn who looks after the property is a true gentlemen,...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank 967jemmas
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Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

/01/17.This is the third time we have stopped in this beautifully equipped barn/cottage For my husbands Birthday weekends. The Owners Father Gwyn is a true Gentleman brings you fresh eggs and some beautiful stories of the local area love chatting to him! The c;ottage/Barn is...More

Date of stay: February 2017
1  Thank u2bono4ever
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Me and my family visited this barn, and it was just what we were after. Great location right near portmadog, criccieth but a in a nice secluded location in the hills offering a perfect retreat. It has everything you'll need in a holiday home and...More

Date of stay: December 2016
Thank Beziero
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We have stayed at this cottage now for the 3rd time it is a amazing place couldnt fault it. The views are beautiful and the owners father is lovely and very helpful we had a fantastic christmas there the house was very luxurious and spacious....More

Date of stay: December 2016
Thank Claire C
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We booked this cottage as it was a special family birthday and the property description and visitor reviews suggested it was an exceptional place to stay. The owners father who lives next door is delightful and was very welcoming and presented us with a dozen...More

Date of stay: September 2016
2  Thank Tre-Nightsky1
Reviewed 18 March 2016

What a great place to stay. Well laid out inside with plenty of space and a really good heating system. Lovely views to the North. Only a couple of miles to two great pubs and a good chip shop all at Tremadog. Gwyn gave us...More

Date of stay: March 2016
Thank RichardH358
Management response:Responded 25 March 2016

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time at Cefn-Yr-Efail, thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us all. It is great to hear that you were comfortable and warm in the property, and what a lovely welcome with those...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Dishwasher
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
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Towels Provided
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CEFN-YR-EFAIL, pet friendly, character holiday cottage, with a garden in is able to accommodate up to 8 guests. See all property details.

CEFN-YR-EFAIL, pet friendly, character holiday cottage, with a garden in has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

CEFN-YR-EFAIL, pet friendly, character holiday cottage, with a garden in has 4 bedrooms available. See all property details.

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