Key Holiday Home Information:Dog-Friendly
Nearest Airport and Railway Station: .
Nearest city or town: Porthmadog, approximately 10 miles away.
Type of self-catering holiday: A holiday cottage in Llan Ffestiniog for weekly lettings.
Short Breaks and weekend breaks: all year round
Bask in history and beautiful views, close to the centre of Snowdonia National Park, whilst enjoying the amenities and comfort of this superbly restored old stone, pet-friendly cottage, in Llan Ffestiniog. Tegfan Cottage has two serene bedrooms, one with a king-size bed, one with a double, in which to dream of the beauty of Rhaeadr Cynfal waterfall, experienced on your walk, with your dog, in the Ceunant Cynfal National Nature Reserve. Start the day with a hearty breakfast in the dining area in the sitting room, admiring the exposed stone walls and chimney breast, before setting out to nearby Blaenau Ffestiniog, 'City of Slate', to explore the history of the slate industry. Learn the story of a 12 year old miner, as you travel 500 feet into the Llechwedd Slate Caverns on Europe's steepest cable railway. Refreshed with a pint of Purple Moose Beer at the Miner's Arms and armed with goodies from Llechwedd Village's Victorian sweetshop jump on the Ffestiniog Railway, for a walk on the sandy beaches of Portmadog. Sleeping 4 plus welcoming up to 2 dogs, this is a lovely cottage whatever the time of year.
Recommended Attractions near Llan Ffestiniog : Situated close to the impressive Manod and Moelwyn Mountains is the old slate quarrying village of Llan Ffestiniog which is set against the stunning backdrop of the Snowdonia National Park. The nearby town of Blaenau Ffestiniog was once the capital for the world’s slate mining industry and was often referred to as the 'City of Slate' during the 18th Century. Nowadays, the town has a number of excellent shops and restaurants and is a fascinating place to visit. The surrounding area also offers a number of excellent activities such as the famous Ffestiniog Railway and the Llechwedd Slate Cavern, as well as countless walking and cycling routes. There are also excellent local facilities for fishing and golfing in addition to numerous sandy beaches and centre for water sports.More about the Location:
Short Breaks: Yes, minimum 3 nights