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“Beautiful in every way”
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Very good
45 reviews
Front of cottage (parking area adjacent)
View of snowdonia mountains and Dyfi Valley from property
Side view of cottage
Rear view of cottage
Garden area with wood above and stream (size of small field)
Lounge with log burner
Kitchen
View through lounge into kitchen
Double bedroom
Double bedroom
Double bed
Twin bedroom
Bathroom
Galleried Landing
Roof window from galleried landing (provides light to dining table below)
Outdoor table tennis table
Side view of cottage
Bench with  spectacular views of mountains and valley
Rear of cottage
Top of drive
Rear of cottage
Drive
View across valley
What the view might look like around Christmas
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Dolgellau, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, Wales

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Very good - based on 45 reviews
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StephenAN...
Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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“Beautiful in every way”
Reviewed 8 May 2016 for a stay in May 2016
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A wonderful place to stay in a beautiful location. The owners are on hand, helpful but not obtrusive. For those that have read about the drive it is easy and no different to some of the roads in the area.
We highly recommend driving the 'Mountain Roads' in Wales and this was the highlight of our trip.
Thank you for our most enjoyable stay.

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christine...
Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
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“Beautiful place.”
Reviewed 26 March 2016 for a stay in March 2016
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person found this review helpful

Have just returned from a long weekend,my husband and myself had a fantastic time.Gary and his wife were very helpful,the barn was amazing and the views were beautiful.Will definitely return.Mr &Mrs Henderson.

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jade p
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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“A cosy New Year getaway!”
Reviewed 9 January 2016 for a stay in December 2015
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person found this review helpful

I stayed here for 3 nights over the New Year period with my boyfriend, his friend and his girlfriend. We were greeted by Gary and his wife when we arrived and given a guided tour of the cottage with explanations of everything we could possibly need to know (how to work the heating etc). The cottage was gorgeous, really cosy and the views out of every window were amazing.

My only "issue" with the cottage was that the sofa, nor the beds (I slept on the single bed) were overly comfortable! BUT you don't stay at a cottage like this to sit around on the sofa all day, so it wasn't a major issue!

The cottage was really warm throughout our stay and everything we could imagine was provided for us from frying pans to tea towels.

The surrounding area was lovely, so many places to explore! There are 6 detailed walks you can take detailed in the folder provided when you arrive, we really enjoyed going on a couple of these walks, the views are worth it at the end!

The town of Machynlleth was a 14 minute drive away and it is lovely, lots of quirky little shops and houses (and a huge supermarket incase you forget anything).

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Liked best: The views
Liked least: The bed
Travelling group: Friends
Your age range 18-24
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Elena A
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
1 review
“Relaxing holiday full of breathtaking views !!!”
Reviewed 6 January 2016 for a stay in December 2015

We spend 5 nights in December in Craig y Gronfa Barn with my partner and another couple. We were warmly greeted by the owners, both really nice and friendly ! We entered the warm and cosy cottage and we were pleasantly surprised. The views from every window were stunning ! The kitchen was very well equiped, the living room had a small fireplace which made it even more festive and cosy !
The cottage has great location, 10 - 20 min drive to spectacular walking paths, lakes, beautiful victorian villages !
Great experience, the best Christmas present ever !!!

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Your age range 25-34
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015
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person found this review helpful

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Liked best: The views and the property!
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