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Top 5 | Things To Do With Children Of All Ages In Snowdonia

Top 5 | Things To Do With Children Of All Ages In Snowdonia

Posted by on May 18, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

One of the challenges of planning a trip with children that range in age is finding things that keep everyone happy and interested. With this in mind, here are my Top 5 | Things To Do With Children Of All Ages In Snowdonia:   WALKING Climbing Snowdon or Cadr Idris are my personal favorites, the sense of achievement is second to none and the views are...

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Last Minute Holiday Cottages For Whit Week

Last Minute Holiday Cottages For Whit Week

Posted by on May 18, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

If you are thinking of a last minute getaway, we have some great offers on our last minute holiday cottages for Whit Week:   LUXURY HOLIDAY COTTAGE NEAR BARMOUTH | BWTHYN-GORONWY SLEEPS 2 | £310 | 4 NIGHTS | 29TH MAY – 2ND JUNE Bwthyn-Goronwy is a one bedroom barn conversion in the popular seaside village of Tal-Y-Bont. One of a row of three...

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TOP 5 | SNOWDONIA LAKES TO SWIM IN

TOP 5 | SNOWDONIA LAKES TO SWIM IN

Posted by on May 11, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Snowdonia is one of the most beautiful places in the world to open water / wild swim. Gwion is due to take part in the Slateman Triathlon in 2 weeks and whilst he has been super dedicated to the running and cycling aspects of the training, the open water swimming wasn’t up there on the top of his check list… so to give him a bit of push to get...

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Castell-Y-Bere | Wales’ Forgotten Castle

Castell-Y-Bere | Wales’ Forgotten Castle

Posted by on May 3, 2017 in Blog | 2 comments

Castell Y Bere is Wales’ forgotten castle. Built by Llywelyn ap Iorweth (Llywelyn the Great) in the 13th century in the beautiful Dysyni valley. Found in the foot hills of Cadr Idris, Castell Bere was the first castle Llywelyn built in the 1220’s. With an increasing Princedom, he needed to protect his newly aquired Meirionnydd from English threat. In...

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TOP 5 | PET FRIENDLY HOLIDAY COTTAGES

TOP 5 | PET FRIENDLY HOLIDAY COTTAGES

Posted by on Apr 25, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

A holiday in Snowdonia is the perfect place to come if you have four legged members in the family. Endless mountain walks, miles of sandy beaches, lakes and seas to swim in…it’s exhausting just thinking about all the options on offer for them! We have some lovely holiday cottages that also cater for pets and here are our Top 5 | Pet Friendly...

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Top 5 Farm Shops & Delis | North Wales

Top 5 Farm Shops & Delis | North Wales

Posted by on Apr 21, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

It is hard not to enjoy a visit to a farm shop or deli. Just being in the presence of homegrown local produce, organic meat and pesticide free everything can make us feel very virtuous. Packed full with things like charcol salt along with delicious cheeses, salamis crackers and condiments galore, they are a great foodie shopping experience… here are...

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Top 5 Holiday Cottages For Stargazing

Top 5 Holiday Cottages For Stargazing

Posted by on Apr 14, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

In 2016, Snowdonia was granted Dark Skies status which means that we have some some of the best views of the night sky in the world. If the night sky is something you’re intersted in, then a visit to Snowdonia is something you certainly want to consider and we have some holiday cottages perfectly placed to admire the stars above. Here are our top 5...

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A DAY IN CRICCIETH… WITH MY PARENTS

A DAY IN CRICCIETH… WITH MY PARENTS

Posted by on Apr 4, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

My parents are staying for the week and Sunday bought us a beautiful day; blue skies and turquoise sea, it was so clear we could see Criccieth from my sitting room window. As it had been 50 years since they last went there, I decided to spend a day in Criccieth… With my parents! With a little bit of planning, there is plenty to keep you occupied in...

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Free Bottle Of Champagne!

Free Bottle Of Champagne!

Posted by on Apr 3, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

The owners of CROGEN WING in Bala are offering anyone booking a 3 night stay or more from now until the end of May a free bottle of Champagne! ELEGANT SELF-CATERING ACCOMMODATION IN NORTH WALES | CROGEN-WING SLEEPS 4 | NEAR PUB | REAL FIRE Crogen-Wing is part of an impressive 14th century Manor house near Bala. The westernmost wing of the Manor house has...

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TOP 5 COTTAGES WITH A VIEW

TOP 5 COTTAGES WITH A VIEW

Posted by on Mar 29, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Some of our cottages have some truly breathtaking views. Whether you want the mountains, the lakes, the sea, there is something for everyone to be inspired by. If getting away from it all includes an incredible view for you, then here are our top 5 cottages with a view:   HOLIDAY COTTAGE WITH MOUNTAIN VIEWS NEAR BEDDGELERT | CWM-CLOCH SLEEPS 2 | FARM...

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The New Adventure At Zip World

The New Adventure At Zip World

Posted by on Mar 22, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

The 10th of May sees the opening of the new adventure at Zip World; The Fforest Coaster… It’s another first of its kind in the UK and again, Snowdonia is the launch pad. Just another feather in the Snowdonia cap when it comes to offering unique and new to market adventure experiences….   Based on the traditional toboggan, the Fforest...

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New Holiday Cottages In Snowdonia

New Holiday Cottages In Snowdonia

Posted by on Mar 21, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

We have some great new holiday cottages that have come on board recently and incase you missed them, here is a little reminder:   HOLIDAY COTTAGE ON THE GLASLYN RIVER NEAR BEDDGELERT | GLASLYN-HOUSE Glaslyn-House is a beautiful four-bedroom holiday cottage on the Glaslyn River near Beddgelert in North Wales. This beautiful home is set within a large...

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A Day In Betws Y Coed By Bike

A Day In Betws Y Coed By Bike

Posted by on Mar 14, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

The gateway to Snowdonia, Betws-y-Coed is a wonderful town surrounded by woodland, mountains and cascading waterfalls. It is ideal for outdoor activity holidays including walking, cycling and water sports with a great selection of shops, restaurants and cafes and home to the famous Swallow Waterfalls… A friend and I decided to spend a day in Betws Y...

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EASTER EGG HUNT AT BYRDIR!

EASTER EGG HUNT AT BYRDIR!

Posted by on Mar 14, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Throughout April 2017, anyone staying at one of the studio flats at Byrdir Farm will be treated to an Easter Egg hunt! Don’t worry, you wont be expected to run around the farm gathering clues, Louise is going to hide your egg in the studio to add a bit of Easter cheer to your stay.   LUXURY ONE BEDROOM COTTAGE ON A WORKING FARM | STABAL-BYRDIR...

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TOP 5 CREAM TEAS IN SNOWDONIA

TOP 5 CREAM TEAS IN SNOWDONIA

Posted by on Mar 10, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Personally, I think a cream tea in Snowdonia tastes the best for the simple reason, one tends to enjoy them off the back of a long walk or day in the mountains climbing, cycling… you’ve ‘earned it’ and we all know how much better things taste when you’ve earned them! Here are our top 5 cream teas in Snowdonia with a couple of...

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