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HEN GAPEL, pet friendly, country holiday cottage, with a garden in Llandecwyn

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4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
3 nights minimum
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Sleeping eight people in four bedrooms, this detached chapel conversion in a rural location 7.5 miles from Harlech makes a perfect peaceful Welsh holiday base.Hen Gapel is a former chapel, now fully converted to offer a comfortable holiday home in the scattered rural hamlet of Llandecwyn, 7.5 miles from Harlech. There are two first floor bedrooms, a king-size double with a dressing room and a twin with a low doorway, and two ground floor bedrooms, a double with en-suite shower room and a room with adult bunks. There is also a first floor shower room. The kitchen has a dining area, there is a handy utility shed outside, and for relaxing, guests can choose from the living room with woodburner, the conservatory or the first floor sitting room with pool table. Outside, there is off road parkin...Sleeping eight people in four bedrooms, this detached chapel conversion in a rural location 7.5 miles from Harlech makes a perfect peaceful Welsh holiday base.Hen Gapel is a former chapel, now fully converted to offer a comfortable holiday home in the scattered rural hamlet of Llandecwyn, 7.5 miles from Harlech. There are two first floor bedrooms, a king-size double with a dressing room and a twin with a low doorway, and two ground floor bedrooms, a double with en-suite shower room and a room with adult bunks. There is also a first floor shower room. The kitchen has a dining area, there is a handy utility shed outside, and for relaxing, guests can choose from the living room with woodburner, the conservatory or the first floor sitting room with pool table. Outside, there is off road parking for 4 cars, and a rear and side lawned garden with furniture, BBQ and mountain views. With fishing available in the owners' 7 acre lake, and walking and cycling from the door, Hen Gapel is a wonderful Welsh retreat to relax and recharge. Amenities: Storage heaters with woodburner in living room. Electric oven & hob, oil Rayburn (by arrangement with owner - pre set for additional heating & water, not to be used for cooking), microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, slimline dishwasher, 2 x TVs with FreeSat, DVD, WiFi, library of books. Fuel, power & starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen inc. in rent. Travel cot & highchair. Off road parking for 3 cars. Lockable shed for bikes (by prior notice). Rear cottage garden, side lawned garden with furniture, BBQ & mountain views including Mount Snowdon. Private trout fishing & swimming in owner's 7-acre lake. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 5 miles, pub 4 miles. Note: Water from treated private bore hole, all required filtration carried out. Note: Cottage not suitable for the infirm due to varied floor levels. Note: As this property is situated in open sheep country, dogs must be kept under control at all times as sheep walk past the cottage gate. Region: Famous for its choirs, stunning mountain ranges and beautiful valleys, this wonderful country has something for everyone. From Snowdonia in North Wales to the Brecon Beacons and the Pembrokeshire Coast in the South. Town: The scattered countryside hamlet of Llandecwyn is set in the middle of beautiful scenery, with mountains, lakes, hills and farmland all around. There is mountain biking and good walking from the hamlet, and the Snowdonia National Park awaits. The coastal town of Harlech, with its sandy beach, imposing castle and championship golf course, is only 7.5 miles away.More
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Languages spoken:English
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Listed Since:October 2009
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Reviewed 24 August 2013

We all loved this cottage from the moment we arrived and agree wholeheartedly and completely with all the positive comments from earlier reviews. The only negative from our point of view was the drive up from the main road on which some other reviews have...More

Date of stay: August 2013
Thank JohnGrosvenor
Reviewed 8 June 2013

This cottage is a delight if quirky. It's very much up and down with a step here and a step there - literally. We took two teenagers and the split of the house with an upstairs sitting room, complete with snooker table and surround sound,...More

Date of stay: June 2013
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Reviewed 12 October 2012

The cottage is situated at the end of a very long, twisty and uphill stretch of country lane. It takes some getting to!! but its worth it once you do find it ;-) The location is remote, beautiful and ultimately peaceful. 360 degree views of...More

Date of stay: September 2012
Thank DonnaNAndy
Reviewed 15 August 2012

Hen Gapel is in a very remote location/lovely scenery; the drive is long, down a single-track winding lane, up to 20% gradient......quite tricky and deffinitely not for the feint hearted! Accommodation is spacious, if a little tired (particularly the main bathroom). The 2 lounges meant...More

Date of stay: August 2012
Thank mistycarol
Reviewed 13 July 2012

We stayed in April with a group of friends, arriving after dark (brilliantly clear starry sky - there was practically no light pollution) and choosing bedrooms at random. If you have a choice, go for the bedroom up the stairs to the left - we...More

Date of stay: April 2012
Thank ed n
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Game Room
Refrigerator
Pool Table
Washer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Ping Pong Table
Linens Provided
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