Self catering holiday cottages in Llanbedrog, Gwynedd, Wales
Nestled by woodlands on the picturesque Llyn Peninsula in Gwynedd, north Wales, is the pretty seaside village of Llanbedrog. This quaint village is a popular seaside resort for holidaymakers. The sandy and sheltered beach at Llanbedrog is managed by the National Trust and this area is perfect for those looking for a quiet and serene self-catering break in a charming part of coastal Wales.
Advice on Cottage Holidays in Llanbedrog
Llanbedrog is next to the towering mountains within Snowdonia's National Park, and visiting this National Park on a day trip from the village should definitely be done. The sheer height of Mount Snowdon, the tallest mountain in Wales, will leave you in awe and whether you ascend to its summit or not, even viewing and photographing Snowdon is something you have to do on a trip to Snowdonia National Park from Llanbedrog.
There are plenty of activities that can be done on the beautiful ocean whilst enjoying a cottage holiday at Llanbedrog. Sailing, boating, swimming and diving are some of them, and you can even go pony trekking along the sandy shore. There are also lots of holiday cottages that can be rented in this part of Wales, some of which boast incredible views overlooking the sea. Waking up to the tranquil sound of the waves each morning is soothing, relaxing and perfect for taking your mind off any stresses or worries at home.
Llanbedrog is home to the Oriel Plas Glyn-y-Weddw Arts Centre, which is housed within a Grade II listed Victorian Gothic mansion overlooking the mountains of Snowdonia and the shores of Cardigan Bay. Interestingly, it is the oldest gallery of its kind in Wales and hosts regular themed exhibitions from incredible artists in a welcoming atmosphere. There are also lots of events and workshops held in the centre, as well as a shop selling art materials and wonderful crafts and a relaxing coffee bar.
Keen walkers will love taking strolls along the coastline and through the stunning pine trees and rocky headland whilst on a cottage break in this part of the country. One of the nearby mountains, the Mynydd Tir y Cwmwd, is well worth the climb to get fantastic views over Llanbedrog, and from 2003 a unique sculpture made of iron and appropriately named ‘Iron Man’ has been in place which should be looked out for.
We trust that you’ve found our hints and tips on what to see and do in this area of Wales helpful and hopefully inspiring. The village does not have its own Tourist Information Centre but Abersoch and Pwllheli close by both have tourist information offices.
Llanbedrog is a beautiful village filled with charm and character, and whether you love nature or the arts, there is something for everyone in this lovely Welsh settlement.
Featured Self catering country cottages near Llanbedrog, Gwynedd, Wales:
4 bedroom Holiday Farmhouse, Pennant Lliw Valley .
4 - 8
Large 4 bedroom holiday farmhouse with stunning views out over the Pennant Lliw Valley and out to Mount Arenig, a private hot tub and an excellent location within Snowdonia National Park close to Bala (and with fishing available on a private river).
Special features: outdoor hot tub.
|from 28 September 2019 to 05 October 2019; from 12 October 2019 to 19 October 2019; from 02 November 2019 to 28 December 2019;|
3 bedroom Holiday Chapel Conversion/Former Vestry, North Wales and Cheshire.
2 - 5
Unique holiday home, formerly a Vestry and now a slick 3 bedroom holiday cottage with beautiful exposed wooden beams, situated close to the Isle of Anglesey and Snowdonia National Park, and complete with warm bubbly private hot tub for relaxing holidays.
Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub.
|from 29 September 2019 to 04 October 2019; from 11 October 2019 to 25 October 2019; from 01 November 2019 to 15 November 2019;|
7 bedroom Large Country House, Snowdonia National Park.
1 - 15
Pensarn Hall is a splendid dog-friendly Victorian house to rent in the heart of Snowdonia which is ideal for group stays; 7 bedrooms that sleep up to 15 people, a snooker table, a garden with BBQ facilities, kitchens equipped with dishwashers and every appliance one could possibly need for an easy self-catering break in Llanbedr, Wales.
|from 25 September 2019 to 11 October 2019; from 14 October 2019 to 16 October 2019; from 19 October 2019 to 25 October 2019;|
2 bedroom Pine Lodge, Wnion Valley in Southern Snowdonia.
2 - 4
Comfortable and welcoming 2 bedroom log cabin, located next to woodlands within the Wnion Valley just 3 miles from Dolgellau, this holiday lodge is highly rated on Trip Advisor.
Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub, sauna.
|from 24 September 2019 to 27 September 2019; from 30 September 2019 to 28 November 2019; from 01 December 2019 to 23 December 2019;|
1 bedroom Couple's Cottage, North Wales.
1 - 2
Relax by the riverside with a stay at this beautifully presented 1 bedroom romantic retreat which enjoys private access to the riverbank and fishing, with superb country views and a location just 2 miles from Caernarfon and 15 minutes' drive from Snowdonia National Park.
Special features: free internet access.
|from 24 September 2019 to 28 September 2019; from 12 October 2019 to 21 October 2019; from 24 October 2019 to 25 October 2019;|