Self catering holiday cottages in Llwyngwril, Gwynedd, Wales

The lovely village of Llwyngwril sits on the coast of Wales in Gwynedd and lies within the expansive beauty of Snowdonia National Park. It has a small and friendly population of approximately five hundred people and a rich and interesting history, making the village an excellent place for a self-catering break if you like to blend seaside scenery with culture and history.


Facts about what Llwyngwril offers for Cottage Breaks

In terms of finding a good quality place to stay, options available on Country Cottages Online include coastal cottages and even cottages with sea views for something truly special. Choose from pet-friendly or pet-free accommodation depending on your needs.

In terms of the village itself, one of the main attractions to Llwyngwril is the Castell-y-Gaer, which is a hill fort dating back thousands of years which stands overlooking the settlement. Taking a walk up to this fort to see the relics for yourself is a wonderful idea if you love soaking up history and you will be rewarded with some fantastic views across the village and of the surrounding mountains, ocean and woodlands.

As well as taking walks through these enchanting woods and through the winding paths up the surrounding hills and mountains, as well as the pathways along the picturesque Mawddach Estuary, there are plenty of things that can be done whilst on a cottage holiday in Llwyngwril. Wildlife lovers and bird watchers will adore watching out for rarely seen species such as red kites and peregrine falcons. What’s more dolphins and seals are often spotted playing in the water along the pristine bay. If you are into photography then you should definitely take the chance to snap up some photos of these animals against the beautiful backdrops of Llwyngwril.

Llwyngwril is set is absolutely stunning scenery, as the River Gwril flows down the nearby mountain and trickles through the centre of the settlement. By the seaside on the shingle beach, you can swim in the waters or sunbathe, have a picnic and just generally enjoy the serene atmosphere and the village itself is full of amenities for visitors to enjoy. The village pub, the Garthangarard Inn dates back to an incredible 1736 and serves excellent food as well as beverages. It is the heart of the village and a wonderfully relaxing and friendly place to settle into for the evening whilst enjoying a cottage break. There are also several shops, a church, a playground for the little ones and a village hall.

Also close by are the bountiful landscapes of Snowdonia National Park. Snowdonia is renowned as a playground for those who adore outdoor activities and offers ample opportunities for many a day out. Home to Mount Snowdon, the tallest peak in England and Wales, the National Park is serene, picturesque and a must-see when on a trip to this part of Wales.

We hope you’ve found our information on this part of Wales useful. If you know this area well and have any hints or tips you’d like to share with us, let us know, we’d love to benefit from your research and local knowledge.

Llwyngwril is a brilliant base in which to stay to explore the delights of this incredibly beautiful part of Wales. Wherever you choose to stay, we hope you find somewhere as inspirational as the landscape itself in this corner of Wales.

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

Milk Wood Lodges: Wnion Wood, Brithdir near Dolgellau, Gwynedd, Wales

2 bedroom Pine Lodge, Wnion Valley in Snowdonia.

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.

Price range from £504 to £840 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)
Next availability:
from 24 January 2018 to 30 March 2018;

phone 01341 450248 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Samuel Cottage Romantic Retreat, Bontnewydd, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, Wales

1 bedroom Couple's Cottage, North Wales.

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.

Price range from £350 to £550 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed


Late availability: from 31 January 2018 to 31 March 2018;

phone 01286 678626 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Ty Mawr Farmhouse, Snowdonia National Park, Llanuwchllyn, Gwynedd, Wales

4 bedroom Holiday Farmhouse, Pennant Lliw Valley .

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.

Price range from £499 to £1291 per week
Sleeps from 4 to 8 people in 4 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)
Next availability:
from 24 January 2018 to 10 February 2018; from 17 February 2018 to 26 March 2018; from 29 March 2018 to 31 March 2018;

phone 01244 500 540 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Dog-Friendly Farmhouse, Garndolbenmaen, near Criccieth, Criccieth, Gwynedd, Wales

4 bedroom Rural Retreat, Wales.

Four bedroom holiday farmhouse, with beautiful countryside views, just 6 miles from the coast of the Llyn Peninsula.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £405 to £926 per week
Sleeps from 4 to 8 people in 4 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (3)
Next availability:
from 24 January 2018 to 24 March 2018; from 07 April 2018 to 26 May 2018; from 02 June 2018 to 07 July 2018;

phone 01244 500 540 emailClick here to email owner more info >

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 24 January 2018 to 26 January 2018; from 29 January 2018 to 02 February 2018; from 05 February 2018 to 09 February 2018;

phone 01244 500 540 emailClick here to email owner more info >
We have no cottages within Llwyngwril itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Llwyngwril. 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