Minafon in Llanaber near Barmouth has it all? This 3 bed traditional stone built cottage has fabulous sea views with the mountain as a backdrop. Miles of sweeping sandy beaches and stunning walks are just a stone’s throw from the cottage. A 5 minute drive to Barmouth town centre with shops and good pubs/eateries. Sleeps 6 with flexible bedding layout, e.g. 2 doubles and a twin or 3 twin rooms. One small dog considered, £25 supplement applies. WIFI and parking.
Looking for that really special sea view holiday home, well Minafon in Llanaber near Barmouth has it all? This 3 bed traditional stone built cottage sleeps 6 with flexible bedding layout, e.g. 2 doubles and a twin or 3 twin rooms. One small dog considered, £25 supplement applies. WIFI of course!
Not only is this a gorgeous, period detached beamed cottage, presented in a stylish shabby chic style, but it also enjoys, fabulous sea views with the mountain as a backdrop. Miles of sweeping sandy beaches and stunning walks are just a stone’s throw from the cottage. As well as a fantastic location with views towards The Llyn Peninsula, our home is also only a 5 minutes drive to Barmouth town centre with shops and good pubs/eateries.
From the lounge, dining room & all the bedrooms, plus the terrace you can watch the waves roll in and experience spectacular sunsets over the bay. With our west facing holiday cottage, you could be soaking up the sun all day long then enjoying dining Al-Fresco on our lovely terrace while watching the sun set over Cardigan Bay, with the mountains as a backdrop.
Our lovely period cottage has it all. Minafon has all the comforts of modern living and a lot more besides. Heating is provided in each room and we have double glazing.
Set in The Snowdonia National Park, Minafon is ideally situated for whatever type of holiday you want. For those with families, miles of sweeping sandy beaches from Barmouth to Harlech are at the foot of the lane. If you're into cycling or horse riding, there are numerous scenic places to ride. This is a walker paradise with The Mawddach & Dyffryn Trail very close and Cader Idris just a 20 minutes' drive away! If you're not the active type, then how about a ride on the Cambrian Coast Express all the way along this glorious coast line.
Entering through the kitchen/diner with beamed ceilings & original quarry tiles, there is separately a lovely sitting room and to the right a downstairs WC and wash hand basin.
The kitchen area is next to the dining area. This is a stylish ‘Shaker Style’ newly fitted kitchen with a ‘Belfast’ sinks and mixer tap, Bosch dishwasher, fridge with freezer box, ceramic hob, double oven and grill and microwave.
The spacious dining area has lovely sea views overlooking the terrace, but the focal point is an electric ‘wood-burner’ set in the original fireplace. There is a lovely big pine dining table with 6 chairs and a couple of stools.
To the rear is the large lounge/sitting room with beamed ceilings, carpeted flooring, a big bay windows which enjoys lovely sea views. There is cosy seating for 6, inc 2 X 2 seaters, and 2 X armchairs, plus a foot stool. There is flat screen Freeview TV & DVD and the focal point of this room is a lovely open coal fire place. There are books and games for the guests use.
Follow the feature stairway with a lovely gallery window to the first floor, which contains the three bedrooms. All the bedrooms are newly carpeted.
The main bedroom has stunning sea views, original cast iron fire place, 2 single beds, which can be joined to provide a super king size bed (we have gorgeous designer bedding for both options), Tall 5 drawer chest of drawers, 2 bed side tables and coat racks for hanging garments.
The second bedroom also has stunning sea views, original cast iron fire place, 2 single beds, which can be joined to provide a super king size bed (we have gorgeous designer bedding for both options), twin wardrobe, 5 drawer chest of drawers, one bed side table.
The third bedroom also has sea views towards the North & The Llyn Peninsular. It sleeps 2, with a guest bed (single bed with a pull out bed below) gorgeous designer bedding, twin wardrobe and chest of drawers.
The family bathroom has a separate cubicle shower, roll top bath, WC and vanity wash hand basin.
We also have a cot and a high chair.
Minafon is a detached holiday cottage, set on an elevated location and is not overlooked.
To the side of the property there is a lovely garden with shrubs & plants, a stream running to the side, plus off road parking spaces for two regular size cars or one large.
To the front of the property is an enclosed sunny terrace with a barbecue, big wooden picnic table & stools. Dine Al Fresco, listen to the stream babbling in the background and enjoy the fabulous sea views and sunsets.
There is plenty of room for sun loungers which are provided.
Short breaks when available: Monday- Friday 4 nights & Friday-Monday 3 nights. Arrivals from 4.00 pm vacate by 10.00 am. A minimum charge of £250 applies to every (URL HIDDEN) information:
Where a 1 week minimum applies, our changeover day is FRIDAY.
Prices shown are in pounds sterling per week, inclusive of energy, heating, bedding & towels. Please bring your own beach towels.
The property comfortably sleeps 6 people and 1 or 2 babies (under 18 months).
We also ask for a £150 security deposit, which is refundable providing there are no breakages or damage to the property.
Originally, Barmouth was a tiny hamlet built almost entirely on the rock over-looking the river mouth and frequented by pirates. The sea receded, access improved and a small fishing and ship building industry grew. In the 19th. Century the railway came and Barmouth and almost immediately it embraced tourism and expanded. Surrounded by The Snowdonia National Park, Barmouth is ideally situated for whatever type of holiday you are looking for. Whatever you are into: fishing, surfing, kite boarding, sailing, mountain biking, bird watching, painting, landscape photography or horse riding, there are endless scenic places to explore. Barmouth has two public astro turf tennis courts, a basket ball pitch and skateboard ramp. Situated on the edge of the Snowdonia national, Barmouth was awarded the Green Coastline award for its clean beach environment and water. There is a great selection of shops eateries and pubs. The mountains for roaming are very close, plus numerous lakes and rivers close by. If you prefer a guided walk the annual walking festival at Barmouth held in September is popular every year. Barmouth has a sunny west-facing sandy beach. Don't miss the spectacular sunsets over the bay. From early Spring through till Autumn, dolphins and porpoise can be spotted close to the shore, an amazing sight to see! It’s not unusual to see them on a daily basis in pods of up to 20. There is level access to the town where there are supermarkets, shops, bistros. You will find the most glorious ten mile expanse of sandy beaches from Harlech to Barmouth. Remember to bring your bikes, the cycle routes are fantastic and Coed-y-Brenin has some very interesting daredevil paths to concur. Visit quaint villages such as Llanbedr, the gateway to Shell Island and Llandanwg with its Celtic church in the sand dunes. Just a few miles North is the historic town of Harlech with its magnificent castle and golf course. Don't miss a trip to Llanfair slate mines where "The Last Knight" was filmed, learn how hard the colliers of Yesteryear worked. Portmeirion village, just 30 mins drive is gorgeous, (the Italian style village where The Prisoner was filmed). Barmouth certainly has a lot to offer, with an attractive and lively Harbour area; spectacular scenery especially The Mawddach one of the most beautiful estuaries in the world; birthplace of The National Trust and a walkers paradise. The Barmouth Bridge, built by Brunel. You must walk over it and enjoy the views. The bridge doubles as a footpath & cycle route giving spectacular views up the estuary towards Cader Idris. Queen Victoria once stopped her train to admire the view! One the way back stop to eat at The Last Inn, Bistro Burma or Davey Jones Locker are particularly good. The town hosts 4 festivals. In July there is Country & Western and a Kite Flying Festival. 1st. week in September there's an Art Festival and for 9 days around the 3rd. week there is a very popular Walking Festival catering for all abilities. The local Dragon Theatre holds events throughout the year but the most popular is a Jazz/Soul/Folk evening held every 4th. Friday in a cabaret setting.
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