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.
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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:
6 bedroom Farmhouse, Snowdonia National Park.
1 - 10
Stunning holiday farmhouse with 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, beautiful gardens and impressive sea and mountain views and with a location within the coastal area of Snowdonia National Park, this is a fantastic high quality spacious holiday home which is ideal for groups of friends or family looking to holiday close to the seaside and is just 10 minutes walk from the local award winning beach.
Special features: free internet access, pool (use of indoor pool at owners nearby caravan park between March and November).
|from 17 October 2019 to 19 October 2019; from 02 November 2019 to 21 December 2019;|
7 bedroom Holiday House, Wales.
10 - 16
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.
Special features: sauna.
|from 16 October 2019 to 18 October 2019; from 20 October 2019 to 25 October 2019; from 15 November 2019 to 22 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 19 October 2019 to 25 October 2019; from 10 November 2019 to 22 November 2019; from 26 November 2019 to 20 December 2019;|
7 bedroom Large Country House, North Wales.
4 - 14
Luxurious large holiday cottage sleeping up to 14, in a beautiful elevated location enjoying landscaped gardens yielding stunning views over the Menai Straits, in an excellent location for exploring the beautiful Isle of Anglesey and well located for discovering the 40 acres of lovely gardens and arboretum at Plas Newydd.
Special features: free internet access.
|from 18 October 2019 to 25 October 2019; from 01 November 2019 to 20 December 2019;|
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 17 October 2019 to 19 October 2019; from 02 November 2019 to 28 December 2019;|