Nestled in the heart of the beautiful Gwynant valley
Hafod Rhisgl Self Catering is an old farm house nestled in the beautiful Gwynant valley, Snowdonia (Eryri). The large stone built house has stunning views from every window, sleeps eight and is pet friendly.
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Traditional Welsh farm cottage near Snowdon
The house is grade two listed and was the Grange of the Abbey of Aber Conwy.
Internally it has been modified with the exception of one room which still has the exposed beams and random slate flag floor.
The mounting for the portable pulpit still sits between two beams next to the top hat hook.
There are five bedrooms, two singles and three doubles, all with stunning views from their windows, also on the first floor is a newly fitted bathroom with an above bath shower. . The bedrooms are accessed from the long landing which runs the length of the house.
The well equipped kitchen, which has a large dining table, a built in hob, oven, microwave, dish washer, and a Stanley range cooker. In one corner is a large fridge freezer and the other an antique larder cupboard. Oak beams support the ceiling and the arch above the hob.
Steps lead down from the kitchen to the newest room which has a large picture window with views of the steepest grassy slope in Europe and the beautiful Gwynant lake. The wood burning stove warms the room on cold evenings and so you don’t miss out on your favourite telly programs, there is a telly, with freeview, and dvd player. Outside there is a small courtyard with barbeque and seating, a lovely spot to enjoy the afternoon and evening sun.
The utility room has washing machine, tumble dryer, a toilet and a shower room.
Bed linen and towels are provided.
WHAT OUR GUESTS THINK
"Beautiful home in a great location. Everything you need is here and it's a short location to plenty of walks for all abilities. We stayed early November and the house was plenty warm with the wood fireplace. We got married a few days before, Richard and Iola left us a Lovespoon, bottle of prosecco and a loverly card. The most thoughtful hosts I've had the pleasure of staying with, thank you both so much!"
- Thomas, November 2022
"Thanks for letting us stay - this was “The” best location we have stayed at within North wales over the last 5-10years. Amazing! "
- Dave & Abby, April 2022
"Absolutely INCREDIBLE home. Would give more stars if possible! The view from the living room is breathtaking. Richard and Iola were so helpful and kind to us during our stay. Would highly recommend to anyone and will definitely definitely return hopefully many more times!!"
- Vikki, December 2021
"Fabulous location and cottage. Amazing views. Nice stroll up to Pen-y-Pass. Lovely plunge pool for the dog to swim in on the way. Close enough to campsite with shop, takeaway pizza and burrito bar. Loved it"
- Alison, August 2021
"Fantastic place- we thought it was too good to be true and it actually isn't! The farmhouse is super clean, cosy and WARM. It was so lovely to be in this lovely old farmhouse..."
- Rosie, April 2018
"Beautiful historic cottage. Good facilities and plenty of space for 8 (we combined a family reunion with hiking). Fantastic view and setting with Snowdon massif just behind..."
- Paul, April 2018
"Amazing cottage in a very rural part of snowdonia. We went in early April and we're lucky enough see lots of sheep and lambs from the comfort of the lounge..."
- Emilly, April 2018