Holiday lets in Llanelltyd, Gwynedd, Wales

The village of Llanelltyd can be found in Gwynedd in north Wales, just north of the market town of Dolgellau. Set in a picturesque area, close to the coast and near to the Afon Mawddach River, for hundreds of years it was the only settlement with a bridge over the river. Nestled close to hills and conveniently close to the A496 and the A470, this could be a great place for a Welsh self-catering getaway.


Facts about Llanelltyd for Cottage Holidays

The village is perhaps best known for the relics of Cymer Abbey which dates all the way back to 1198. This 12th century abbey used to draw villagers from far and wide to worship within its walls, being the centre of religion in this part of the country. The remains of Cymer Abbey are open to the public for most days of the year, making them a must-see if you happen to be visiting or taking a cottage break in Llanelltyd.

The village is quite small and there are no shops. There is a however, a lovely restaurant, with outdoor seating for those sunny days! There are also plenty of holiday cottages available to rent and there are plenty of shops, pubs and restaurants to be found in the neighbouring villages and towns including Dolgellau. Dolgellau is also worth a visit for its Tourist Information Centre which offers free leaflets along with help and advice on local attractions.

The beautiful countryside around Llanelltyd and the Mawddach Estuary is perfect for going on relaxing strolls or challenging hikes. There are walks that can be taken called the Precipice Walk and The Panorama Walk which are classic walks in the area, dating back to Victorian times. These routes take in the spectacular scenery around Dolgellau, Barmouth and Llanelltyd and are the best way to see some of these wonderful backdrops. The Mawddach Way is another walk which is quite challenging, and uses existing walkways around the beautiful hills which will take you through forestry and open fields.

Cycling is another popular activity in Llanelltyd, and there are many lovely routes that can be taken through quiet country lanes and around mountains. The heart of Snowdonia National Park is very close by and is home to some of the most spectacular scenery in all of Wales, and should definitely be explored, by bike, car or foot, when on a cottage holiday in this serene and stunning part of Wales.

Llanelltyd is a great place to visit for a self-catering walking holiday or one filled with history and nature as it has a lot to offer those who decide to see this hidden gem for themselves. When it comes to finding a comfortable place to stay, Country Cottages Online feature an excellent choice of accommodation including dog-friendly cottages, family cottages and romantic retreats.

Featured Self catering country cottages near Llanelltyd, Gwynedd, Wales:

Garth Morthin Dog-Friendly Barn near Snowdonia National Park, Morfa Bychan, Gwynedd, Wales

4 bedroom Barn Conversion, North Wales and Cheshire.

Stunning high quality 4 bedroom barn conversion with stunning rural views and a very stylish interior, situated only around a mile from the coast and close to Snowdonia National Park, dogs welcome.

Special features: free internet access, games room.

Price range from £532 to £1253 per week
Sleeps from 4 to 8 people in 4 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)
Next availability:
from 13 November 2017 to 16 November 2017; from 19 November 2017 to 23 November 2017; from 04 December 2017 to 08 December 2017;

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Bay View Beach Cottage, North Wales, Aberdovey, Gwynedd, Wales

2 bedroom Cottage, Cardigan Bay.

A lovely two bedroom coastal bungalow awaits up to four guests in Aberdovey on Cardigan Bay, on the southernmost edge of Snowdonia in Wales; two super-king bedrooms promise supreme comfort and the cottage offers all the ingredients for a very good holiday by the sea and as a bonus it has its own private parking.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £314 to £730 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)


Late availability: from 22 October 2017 to 30 November 2017;

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Halford Hill House, Llanberis, Gwynedd, Wales

7 bedroom Holiday House, Wales.

Fantastic large 7 bedroom holiday house complete with a sauna, ideal for a group of friends or family, this property has plenty to offer groups, including an excellent location in the heart of Llanberis.

Price range from £638 to £1852 per week
Sleeps from 10 to 16 people in 7 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 3
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)
Next availability:
from 06 November 2017 to 16 November 2017; from 20 November 2017 to 24 November 2017; from 27 November 2017 to 01 December 2017;

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Tegfan Dogs-welcome Cottage, North Wales, Llan Ffestiniog , Gwynedd, Wales

2 bedroom Cottage, Snowdonia National Park.

Stone-built pet-friendly cottage with garden from which you can soak up views of the surrounding countryside, for days out the coast and the blue flag award winning beach at Black Rock Sands is just over 13 miles away and the amazing landscapes of Snowdonia National Park are to be found all around.

Price range from £239 to £495 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)
Next availability:
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Yr Hen Festri Unique Holiday House, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, Wales

3 bedroom Holiday Chapel Conversion/Former Vestry, North Wales and Cheshire.

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 hot tub for relaxing holidays.

Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £421 to £834 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 5 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 3
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)
Next availability:
from 06 November 2017 to 10 November 2017; from 12 November 2017 to 17 November 2017; from 20 November 2017 to 23 December 2017;

phone 01244 500 540 emailClick here to email owner more info >
We have no cottages within Llanelltyd itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Llanelltyd. For more options please take a look at our search assistant or to widen your search, why not take a look at available Last Minute Cottages in Wales