Self catering holiday cottages in Tanygrisiau, Gwynedd, Wales

The village of Tanygrisiau can be found in Gwynedd in the northern part of Wales. Situated close to the historical mining town of Blaenau Ffestiniog and by the Vale of Ffestiniog in Snowdonia National Park, Tanygrisiau is set within stunning scenery and is in a delightful setting for a country cottage holiday. Located at the base of the Moelwyn Mountain Range which is right by the village, the scenery surrounding this village is simply breathtaking. There are countless summits here in which to ascend to on either relaxing or challenging walks, where you will be rewarded with fantastic views of the surrounding countryside and villages around Tanygrisiau.


Information on Cottage Holidays in Tanygrisiau

The Welsh language is spoken widely in Tanygrisiau, and so visitors taking a cottage holiday here can get a real sense of an authentic Welsh village. The name Tanygrisiau means ‘below the steps’ in Welsh which refers to the cliffs that hover above the village, looking down on this friendly and charming community. The village has a railway station which is on the Ffestiniog Railway, which was once used to carry slate which was then shipped worldwide, and is now a brilliant tourist attraction. If you are visiting Tanygrisiau then you should definitely hop aboard the Ffestiniog Railway which is a narrow gauge heritage railway with a steam train that runs for 14 miles through woodlands and past mountains.

As Tanygrisiau is located so close by to Snowdonia National Park, it is in a perfect location in which to explore and discover the delights that can be found here. From ascending to the famous Mount Snowdon, the tallest peak in Wales and England, to seeing the spectacular Llyn Tegid or Bala Lake, the largest natural lake in Wales, there is plenty to see and do in Snowdonia and a day trip from Tanygrisiau is a fantastic idea if you love the great outdoors and appreciate nature.

Tanygrisiau is a wonderful little settlement, home to a friendly population with cosy inns and pubs and convenience stores stocking all the goods you will need on a self-catering cottage break in the area. The village is picturesque, with the cascading Cwmorthin Falls and the sparkling Llyn Ystradau Lake located in the area, meaning that if you love nature and wish to surround yourself in it, staying in Tanygrisiau may be ideal for you.

When it comes to finding an ideal place to stay, Country Cottages Online features a great range of options including rural country cottages and log cabin holidays. Whatever your needs, we trust that you’ll find a good quality cottage for you in Gwynedd.

Featured Self catering country cottages near Tanygrisiau, 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 Tanygrisiau itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Tanygrisiau. 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