Detached stone cottage set in idyllic grounds
Enjoy al fresco dining in the enclosed courtyard
View towards the property with private paddock
View towards the property from the paddock
Natural light floods in the lounge/diner
View from the lounge's round window towards the paddock
The well-equipped kitchen
Lovely space to rustle up a meal
Get creative in the kitchen
Time for a bite to eat
The perfect setting to plan your holiday activities
Local guides and maps on hand
Relax on the sofa
Put on the electric fire and watch a film for cosy nights in
Take a leisurely shower
Spacious double bedroom with sofa and views over the courtyard garden
Spacious twin with views over the courtyard
The lovely single bedroom
The courtyard leading through to the paddock gardens
Relax in the paddock
Embrace the fabulous far reaching views in Snowdonia National Park
Take Fairbourne water taxi to Barmouth
1 / 22  Detached stone cottage set in idyllic grounds
2 / 22  Enjoy al fresco dining in the enclosed courtyard
3 / 22  View towards the property with private paddock
4 / 22  View towards the property from the paddock
5 / 22  Natural light floods in the lounge/diner
6 / 22  View from the lounge's round window towards the paddock
7 / 22  The well-equipped kitchen
8 / 22  Lovely space to rustle up a meal
9 / 22  Get creative in the kitchen
10 / 22  Time for a bite to eat
11 / 22  The perfect setting to plan your holiday activities
12 / 22  Local guides and maps on hand
13 / 22  Relax on the sofa
14 / 22  Put on the electric fire and watch a film for cosy nights in
15 / 22  Take a leisurely shower
16 / 22  Spacious double bedroom with sofa and views over the courtyard garden
17 / 22  Spacious twin with views over the courtyard
18 / 22  The lovely single bedroom
19 / 22  The courtyard leading through to the paddock gardens
20 / 22  Relax in the paddock
21 / 22  Embrace the fabulous far reaching views in Snowdonia National Park
22 / 22  Take Fairbourne water taxi to Barmouth

Glyn Malden Keepers Cottage

Dolgellau, North Wales
Sleeps 5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs allowed 2
4
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Increased accessibility
Internet access
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Detached and secluded stone cottage in private grounds with garden and lovely views in Snowdonia National Park
  • Visit Dolgellau for shops and eateries, relax by the Mawddach Estuary or climb Cader Idris mountain 
  • From Fairbourne take the water taxi to Barmouth’s harbour, eateries, shops, attractions and events
Property code: 75737

Stone cottage with garden in elevated position close to Dolgellau, Bala, Fairbourne and Barmouth. Perfect location to explore the countryside and coast in Snowdonia National Park and North Wales.

Within walking distance is the market town of Dolgellau, boasting shops, farmers market, pubs, cafes, golf course and events throughout the year. Take the water taxi from Fairbourne beach over to Barmouth’s harbour, a seaside town famous for its events and beautiful coastline. Canoe on Bala Lake, walk the Mawddach Trail or take a journey on the renowned steam trains. Visit King Arthurs Labyrinth, Harlech Castle, Coed y Brenin or Zip World Slate Caverns. Being in Snowdonia National Park it is the perfect location for walking, climbing, mountain biking, cycling or just relaxing with breath-taking views of majestic mountains and stunning coastline. There is something for everyone here and is an all year-round destination.

The cottage is set in the grounds of the owner’s property, though privacy is assured. Open the door into the single-storey cottage and step into the well-equipped kitchen with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine and dishwasher and all the equipment you need to rustle up a meal. Walk through to the lounge/diner where the dining table is perfectly positioned by the window to enjoy a meal together or play board games. This is also a lovely space to enjoy a morning coffee, read the papers or a good book and appreciate this peaceful location. For cosy nights in switch on the wood burner effect electric fire, relax on the comfortable sofas, watch a film on the TV/DVD or plan your holiday activities. Back through the kitchen and through the corridor you will find three lovely bedrooms to choose from, one double, one twin and one single, all are spacious rooms and designed for a good night’s sleep. Start your day with a leisurely shower in the shower room with shower and WC.

The property has a paved enclosed gravelled area to the front of property with table and chairs, perfect to enjoy the sunshine and al fresco dining. There is also the long meadow garden with fabulous views towards the famous mountain range. Embrace the stunning views from sunrise to sunset in this peaceful garden. There is off-road parking for two cars.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 3 bedrooms - 1 double, 1 twin and 1 single
  • 1 shower room
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine and dishwasher
  • Electric and central heating provided
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Beach 10 miles, shop and pub 1.5 miles
  • Increased accessibility - Please ensure you refer to our FAQ's
  • TV/DVD in lounge
  • Wi-Fi included

Laura Southern

This property joined our collection in 2019 and is managed by Laura.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 10 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Karen, 17th October 2020

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Reviewed by Tracey, 10th October 2020

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We stayed in this lovely cottage with our dog. We ventured to Fairbourne beach, Barmouth beach and lots of other fab walks. We didnt eat out once as we cooked every evening in the cottage. We had everything we needed to feel just like home. The details on arrival were as described and was so impressed at the cleanliness and the lengths gone to to eRead morensure our stay was COVID safe. We were able to truly relax and enjoy a week from video calls Thank you! Hide

Reviewed by Geoff, 3rd October 2020

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Really lovely and homely. Paddock loved by dogs, really nice place to have a break.

Reviewed by Julie, 21st December 2019

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Great Christmas break , lovely cottage great location , made really welcome , definitely recommend

Reviewed by Andrew, 21st November 2019

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Reviewed by Lisa, 8th November 2019

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Cottage is beautiful. Very spacious and all the amenities needed. The location is fantastic. We had lovely walks around snowdonia and a little drink to the coast. It is so peaceful and tranquil at the cottage. It was amazing

Reviewed by Sheila, 14th September 2019

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The cottage is in a lovely location, very comfortable and warm. The owner is friend!y but not intrusive. The paddock is great for dogs and children to play in but is not fully enclosed. I would recommend this place as it's central for visiting many areas.

Reviewed by Ken, 6th September 2019

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Had a lovely time here, the location is ideal for walking and the beach. walks within 3 mins and the beach was only 25 mins away. Really nice cottage and the surrounding views are amazing.

Reviewed by Scott, 28th August 2019

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The owner was very friendly and welcoming and had provided some groceries for our arrival. The cottage was very well located for visiting both mountains and seaside locations. There is currently no WiFi in the property. The owner is in the process of addressing this, however we actually selected the property knowing it was not provided looking forwRead moreard to some off grid peace and quiet. Hide

Reviewed by Steven, 23rd August 2019

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It was lovely my mum my Nan the kids loved it and most of all it was perfect for the dog I would recommend this property it was perfect

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Detached stone cottage set in idyllic grounds
Enjoy al fresco dining in the enclosed courtyard
View towards the property with private paddock
View towards the property from the paddock
Natural light floods in the lounge/diner
View from the lounge's round window towards the paddock
The well-equipped kitchen
Lovely space to rustle up a meal
Get creative in the kitchen
Time for a bite to eat
The perfect setting to plan your holiday activities
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Location

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