Self catering holiday cottages in Manod, Gwynedd, Wales
The village of Manod can be found within Gwynedd in northern Wales and benefits from a location right in the heart of Snowdonia National Park. Surrounded by fine mountain scenery and with a small friendly community, Manod could be an ideal place for a rural retreat break.
Information on Cottage Holidays in Manod
The main draw to this lovely settlement is Manod Mawr, a soaring mountain that is a part of the Moelwynion group of mountains in central Snowdonia. This incredible mountain has a couple of sister peaks and they are sometimes referred to as the Ffestiniog Hills, and if you are a keen hiker, then trekking to the summit of Manod Mawr is a must if staying in Manod as you will get some of the most spectacular views on offer in this gorgeous part of Wales.
There are plenty of cottages in Manod available to rent where you can enjoy the incredible scenery every day. As it is right in the centre of Snowdonia National Park, visitors can ascend to the peak of Mount Snowdon or climb smaller peaks close by, and there are plenty of walking trails around through forestry and by lakes. On these lakes, water sports activities are very common, from canoeing to water skiing and swimming, and there are also places to hire bicycles and go pony trekking. Snowdonia is pure heaven for those who love the great outdoors and staying in the charming Manod is a great way to experience what this part of Wales has to offer, including the less-visited mountain range of Moelwynion.
Manod is located within an area where lots of people speak the Welsh language, and whilst enjoying a cottage holiday here, you can really get an authentic feel of village life in Wales. There is a pub and a couple of shops in the community centre, and friendly locals at every turn. Tranquil and serene, the settlement of Manod is perfect for those wishing to take a relaxing break in a stunning part of the country and there is plenty to do here if you want to experience culture and history as well.
The Ffestiniog Railway is located close by to Manod as it is one of the main attractions in the area, great for families, groups of friends and couples alike. This narrow gauge heritage railway is also within the boundaries of Snowdonia and runs for approximately 14 miles, from the Porthmadog Harbour on the pristine coast to the town of Blaenau Ffestiniog. This fascinating train guides its passengers through gorgeous forestry and past towering mountains, and today this historical steam train will take you back in time to the early 19th century on a wonderful and exciting journey.
The village of Manod has plenty to recommend it for a country break in Snowdonia. In terms of finding good quality accommodation, you can rest assured that Country Cottages Online provides you with an excellent choice of options from large country houses to cottages for two.
Featured Self catering country cottages near Manod, Gwynedd, Wales:
3 bedroom Rural Country Cottage, Wales.
4 - 8
Three bedroom Aberdovey holiday cottage, sleeping up to 8 in stylish accommodation and with stunning views over local golf course out to breathtaking countryside, just a short walk from one of West Wales' best loved beaches.
Special features: free internet access.
|from 25 October 2019 to 14 November 2019; from 17 November 2019 to 20 December 2019; from 27 December 2019 to 30 December 2019;|
2 bedroom High quality log cabin, Southern Snowdonia.
1 - 4
Come for a high quality break in our cosy log cabin with private hote tub, set within a small group of log cabins encircled by woodland and accessed by a private road.
Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub, sauna.
|from 04 November 2019 to 08 November 2019; from 14 November 2019 to 15 November 2019; from 18 November 2019 to 23 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 02 November 2019 to 23 November 2019;|
4 bedroom Barn Conversion, North Wales and Cheshire.
4 - 8
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.
|from 18 November 2019 to 22 November 2019;|
3 bedroom Rural Retreat, Llyn Peninsula in North Wales.
2 - 6
This lovely 3 bedroom holiday home is nestled on a farm by beautiful unspoilt countryside on the Llyn Peninsula, just 1 mile from the nearby sandy beach with its long stretch of golden sands.
Special features: free internet access.
|from 22 October 2019 to 23 October 2019; from 01 December 2019 to 02 December 2019; from 05 January 2020 to 06 January 2020;|