Glan Yr Afon PREMIUM Holiday Home with HOT TUB
House in Dolgellau, Snowdonia, Wales
6 Bedrooms «
Sleeps up to 15 «
Price from £799 to £1995 per week «
Children Welcome «
Pets Considered «
About the House
Looking for that really special holiday home?
Glan Yr Afon is without doubt the area's premier holiday home, set in the beautiful and friendly little town of Dolgellau in Snowdonia National Park, it truly has it all, including, its own fishing rights, fabulous hot tub and pool table. This superb, luxury, detached new-build home, designed in a tradition local style, features excellent group accommodation for up to 15 guests and is presented to the highest of standards with all the conveniences of modern living. Set in an enviable position sitting high above the town with uninterrupted views of the beautiful Snowdonia countryside.
With 6 bedrooms, (one downstairs) 3 bathroom and a downstairs WC/showerroom, Glan Yr Afon, is your perfect holiday home, lovely gardens and terraces face south west, providing a perfect sun trap to enjoy the sun from mid morning right through to sunset, a perfect setting for al fresco dining. FREE WIFI!
Just a 10 min short walk into Dogellau & 15 min drive to the coast at Barmouth & Fairbourne. A big CO-OP & Euro Spar stores are a 2 min drive or 10 min walk. Dolgellau old town is just behind the CO-OP and leisure centre with, Pubs, Cafes, Good restaurants (can recommend several) independent shops and a monthly farmers market. There is a Wednesday Market in Machynlleth all year round. For those with families, miles of sweeping sandy beaches can be found in Tywyn, Aberdovey or Barmouth. If you're into cycling or horse riding, there are numerous scenic places to ride. This is a walker's paradise with Cadair Idris just a few minutes away!
Description and features:
This stunning property is tastefully decorated and furnished with quality furniture and bedding. It benefits from underfloor central heating, double glazing, quality flooring.
THE GROUND FLOOR: With fairly level access of the drive, you enter the entrance hall, with real oak flooring, this is a light and airy space which opens out into the living room, diner/ kitchen, guest cloak room with WC & hand basin, plus the 6th downstairs bedroom which is ideal for guests who have restricted mobility, plus access to the shower room with WC
Bedroom 6 'twin room'Views of the front garden. Sleeps 2. Twin beds, wardrobe, chest of drawers, 2 bed side tables & carpeted floor.
Lounge: The large living room, which has seating for 10 people enjoys fantastic views over Dolgellau, but the main feature is a bespoke stone fireplace with log feature gas fire. There is a 36” flat screen TV and book case with DVD's books and games. This room also features double french doors which open out onto the sunny patio and garden to the rear of the property.
Kitchen/dining room: The stunning kitchen/ dining room provides flexible accommodation with French doors leading into the conservatory which is a substantial room, enjoying views over the garden.
The kitchen is well equipped with everything you require to cook for a large family or group, including a filter coffee machine, microwave and much more. The solid wood units with soft close drawers are finished with granite worktops.
The kitchen boasts a superb range of integrated appliances, including a fridge/freezer, dishwasher, Rangemaster range cooker with a 6 ring gas hob and electric ovens.
The dining area has a magnificent solid oak table and 10 hi-back real leather chairs, additional folding chairs are provide so you can sit up to 15 guests.
The spacious and sunny conservatory will be your favorite 'chill out zone' with lovely 'rattan' sofas & chairs to relax on and enjoy the stunning views of the mountains and listen to the Afon River in the background, which runs through the grounds.
The utility room to the side of the kitchen has a washing machine and tumble-dryer and provided a useful 'boot room' for walkers and bikers.
FIRST FLOOR: A solid oak staircase leads to the first floor landing, which has an impressive landing and real oak floor. Four bedrooms can be found here plus a family bathroom. Most bedrooms feature fitted wardrobes to allow plenty of storage.
Bedroom 1 ' master bedroom' Views of the town & mountains. Sleeps 2. King sized bed. 24” TV/DVDBedside tables, large double built in wardrobe, dressing table, carpeted floor. En-suite bathroom: with shower, basin & wc
Bedroom 2 ' double room' Views of the town & mountains. Sleeps 2. Double bed, bedside cabinets, built in wardrobe, dressing table, carpeted floor. Wooden cot (can be moved to other rooms)Family bathroom off the landing area. Walk in double shower, 'Heritage' bath, basin & WC
Bedroom 3 ' double room' Views towards the river & mountains. Sleeps 2. Double bed, bedside cabinets, built in wardrobe, dressing table, carpeted floor.
Bedroom 4 ' double room' Views towards the river & mountains. Sleeps 2. Double bed, bedside cabinets, double wardrobe, dressing table, carpeted floor.
THE TOP FLOOR: Stairs lead to the top floor where there is a massive bunk style bedroom and entertainment room ideal for the children, plus an en-suite bathroom.
Bedroom 5 ' bunk room' (All the beds are adult size)Views towards the river & mountains. Sleeps 5. White wood bunk bed, 2 single beds, bedside cabinets, dressing table, faux leather bed settee, desk, a 20” TV/DVD & a Sony play station 2. carpeted floor. En-suite bathroom: with roll top heritage bath and shower attachment, basin & WC. Plus a double wardrobe.
Glan Yr Afon set in the beautiful Snowdonia National Park, truly has it all, including, its own fishing rights! The Afon River runs around the side of the grounds and guests can enjoy the fishing rights (bring your own tackle). To the side of the garage is a fabulous hot tub which is screened and covered by a wooded pagoda. The tub can sit 4 guests.
The garage is used as a games room with pub size pool table and a football table. There is lots of room for bikes, surf boards & wetsuits.
Rear garden & patio: South West facing which benefits from the sun all day and backing onto a lovely rural landscape with views over the town and the mountains. There is a grassed and paved patio area with a big picnic bench plus further table & chairs can be brought out of the conservatory for alfresco dining. 6 Sun loungers are available and guests have use of a family size barbecue.
Front garden: With stunning mountain views towards Cader Idris, off road parking spaces for many cars. Please note we don't provide fishing tackle, if you wish to fish in the river please bring your own equipment. NB: There is a very steep bank down to the river off the garden with a gate. Its important to supervise children & pets on the river side of the garden and not allow them to stray onto the river bank.
NB: The property comfortably sleeps 14, but we can accommodate 15,(1 guest sleeping on a bed settee) A £35 per extra person surcharge applies. We have a minimum charge of £699 for any stay. FRIDAY changeovers in the main summer season.
HOT TUB: Guest have use of the hot-tub located to the side garden from 9.00 AM until 9.45 PM each evening (no later as it is in a semi-residential ), on the full understanding that they use it in an accordance with the instruction provided at the property and that Lounge Holidays and or the owner do not accept any responsibility for death, personal injury or failure of the equipment in connection with the use of this hot-tub. If you use the hot-tub and its equipment incorrectly or do not follow the instruction provided at the property, we will hold you fully responsible for any loss or damage caused to it and any associated equipment provided. It is your responsibility to use the tub safely and the look after the associated equipment provided. We draw particular attention to the instruction that all guest shower and remove make up, deodorants and sun tan lotion before using the hot tub. Guests with fake tan applied are not permitted to use the hot tub. The water is changed & treated regularly in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions, but if we need to do an unscheduled change of the water as a result of incorrect use, we will charge you £50.
Off road parking spaces for many cars.
The property comfortably sleeps 14, but we can accommodate 15,(1 guest sleeping on a bed settee) A £35 per extra person surcharge applies. We have a minimum charge of £699 for any stay. FRIDAY changeovers in the main summer season. We will consider 1 small pet a supplement of £25 will applies.
We request a 25% deposit on booking, with the balance due 8 weeks before the arrival date.
We also ask for a damage deposit of £399 which is refundable providing there are no breakages or damage to the property.
We can accept payments by cheque, but prefer a BACS or FASTER (internet) payment in GBP. We also have a PayPal/credit card facility, for which we charge a 1.8% supplement per transaction. Details available on request. A £29.95 booking fee applies to each booking.
It is the guest's responsibility to insure against any losses that may occur should the need to cancel their holiday arise.
Full terms & conditions and prices are available on request.
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Rates shown below are per night or for the whole week. Where a nightly rate is shown, we offer a 4 night midweek break arriving on Monday leaving on Friday and a 3 night weekend break arriving on Friday leaving on Monday.
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"This was our second visit to Glan yr Afon. We are a large party of 10 adults and 3 children. The house provides everything we need, plenty of space indoors (it rained a lot this year!) and out. It is only a short stroll into Dolgellau and there are some excellent woodland walks. I highly recommend this property and look forward to returning next year."