Only 4.5 miles to Criccieth self catering farmhouse Ffermdy Cricieth offers private, detached accommodation for a peaceful, relaxing holiday. Lovely, spacious rooms throughout, 5 star quality and plenty of additional features such as a Nordic Sauna and welcoming wood burner. From excellent sandy beaches and impressive castles to Activity Centres, Snowdonia National Park, numerous high-quality shops and restaurants and much more nearby, Ffermdy Cricieth really is an ideal location for your holiday, at any time of the year.
Large kitchen / dining room with oak units, dishwasher, electric oven, hob, fridge, microwave and Hi Fi. Stainless Steel pots and pans and Portmeirion tableware. Farmhouse table and seating for 8. There is also a separate utility area with ample room for boots and coats. Washer / Dryer and Freezer included.
Down three steps to a spacious lounge with exposed stonework and an original inglenook with a welcoming wood burner and oak beams. Comfortable seating along with TV, DVD player, games and books.
A snug room with a Nordic Sauna to seat 2 - 4 people as well as an electric shower
Separate, downstairs toilet.
Spacious ensuite master bedroom with a romantic, king size 'half tester' bed and wall mounted TV. The en-suite includes a 6 jet whirlpool bath, twin washbasins (his’n hers) and WC
Twin bedroom - again, very spacious with two 3’ single beds, wall mounted TV, bedside tables and built-in wardrobe
Double ensuite bedroom with wardrobe, bedside tables and chest of drawer. The en-suite includes an electric shower, basin and WC. All three bedrooms enjoy a lovely countryside view.
Family bathroom with bath, WC and washbasin.
This Criccieth self catering farmhouse has a large patio area with garden table and chairs and charcoal BBQ. Grass lawn, with a gazebo overlooking lovely countryside with the occasional 'hello' from the cows over the fence in the summer.
- Bed linen, hand and bath towels included
- Heating and electricity included
- 2 hair-dryers provided
- Cot and high chair provided on request
- Iron and ironing board provided
- Large tarmacked parking area.
- No smoking inside
- 1 small dog welcome only between the beginning of November and end of March for extra £20. No dogs from the beginning of April to end of October.
- Fishing for Brown Trout on the Dwyfach river that flows through adjoining farmland
- Also Rough shooting available by request (Woodcock, pigeons etc)
At a Glance
- Sleeps 6
- 3 Bedrooms
- 2 Bath/shower rooms
- No pets allowed
- WiFi unavailable
- Open fire/woodburner
- Towels provided
- Travel cot available
- Equipped with a highchair
- Equipped with a dishwasher
- Equipped with a freezer
- Equipped with a washing machine
- No smoking
- Private parking
- Nearest shop: 4.5 miles away
- Coast: 4.5 miles away
- Nearest pub: 2 miles away
Situated in peaceful countryside along a quiet country lane, this Criccieth self catering farmhouse offers an ideal location. Set between Snowdonia National Park and the Llyn Peninsula, a designated area of outstanding natural beauty, it is exactly 4.5 miles to Cricieth, 8 miles to Porthmadog and 9.5 miles to Pwllheli. A central location with good road connections and a great variety of activities and attractions on its doorstep.
The nearest pub is just 2 miles away in Glan Dwyfach and they also serve good food. Other recommended restaurants nearby include The Poachers, Moelwyn Restaurant and Dylans in Cricieth. It is also worth mentioning Y Sgwar in Tremadog (8 miles). The nearest shops can also be found in Cricieth (4.5 miles).
The area offers a wide range of things to do and see. For families and groups, Glasfryn Activity & Adventure Centre (8 miles) will keep everyone entertained for a full day with activities ranging from go-karting to quad bikes, ten-pin bowling, archery and even wakeboarding. For a more relaxing day out, travel on one of the seven narrow gauge railways in the area, visit the Lloyd George Museum in Llanystumdwy or the glorious castle and beaches at the beautiful seaside town of Criccieth. Ffermdy Criccieth self catering farmhouse is also within 11 miles of Portmeirion, the famously designed Italian village, and many National Trust properties.
Snowdonia is famous for its rugged mountains, breathtaking views and endless activities. The highest peaks in Wales can be found here, including Snowdon, the highest. Numerous walks lead up to its peak, or if you’re feeling less energetic, take the famous Snowdon Mountain Railway from Llanberis to the top and enjoy the magnificent scenery in comfort. For golden beaches, dramatic coastline and pretty coastal villages, head to the beautiful Llyn Peninsula. Remember as well that a stay at Ffermdy Cricieth is not complete without experiencing the taste of a Cadwalader’s ice cream at its founding home in Cricieth, whilst enjoying the spectacular views across Cardigan Bay.
Cricieth has two beaches, either side of the Castle. These are a mixture of sand and pebble with a rocky area at the far end of the eastern beach exposing rock pools at low tide. 4.5 miles
Lon Goed - a beautiful 6 mile avenue of hardwood trees and a paradise for walkers. 1 mile walk along a countryside lane from the farmhouse
Llyn Coastal Path (part of the All Wales Coast Path) – Walk west towards Pwllheli and the Llyn Peninsula along Abererch beach, or walk east towards Porthmadog. Nearest joining point is Cricieth, 4.5 miles from the farmhouse
Yr Eifl (The Rivals) – Mountain range including the highest point on the Llyn Peninsula. 4.5 miles in length. 11 miles from farmhouse.
Plenty of mountain walks to choose from in Snowdonia National Park, just 3 miles from this Criccieth self catering farmhouse. Snowdon, the highest, is a must. The nearest route starts from Rhyd-ddu, or you can catch the train from Llanberis to the summit café. 17 / 21 miles.
Lon Eifion Cycleway - old railway track from Bryncir to Caernarfon. Join path in Bryncir, 2.5 miles
Fishing for Brown Trout on the Dwyfach river that flows through adjoining farmland. 0.5 miles
Bron Eifion Fishing Lakes - . 4 miles
Afonwen Farm Pony Trekking Centre offers beach and coastal rides, with ponies to suit riders of all skill levels. (open school holidays and for the summer season). 4.5 miles
Cricieth Golf Club – 11 unique holes, noted for its stunning views and the peace and tranquility of its surroundings. 4.5 miles
Pwllheli Golf Club - 18 hole golf course, suitable for golfers of all ages and abilities. 10.5 miles
Pwllheli Sailing Club, Pwllheli Marina – excellent facilities and possibly the best sailing waters in Britain. 9.5 miles
Superb property in a secluded rural area near to Criccieth, where you can find local shops. Porthmadog 7 miles for nearest Supermarkets. Good base for the Snowdonia area. Fishing nearby and excellent walking. Would use Wales Holiday Cottages again. Mrs Anne Carter - 3rd September 2018
Fab cottage - perfect size for a party of six with a wonderful fireplace and living room in particular. The sauna was a massive perk! Really impressed with the way Best of Wales dealt with us and we had a wonderful holiday, thank you!Charis from Cardiff - 16th April 2018
The property was the most private and peaceful in all the self-catering properties we have stayed at, and we would recommend anyone who values these aspects to stay there. Christopher from Lancashire - 3rd April 2018
Made very welcome by Anwen. Any problems sorted out promptly & with no disruption. Beautiful cottage with loads of space in a very peaceful rural setting.
Recommendations: If you want a lovely beach & don't mind a steep path to reach it, try Porthor (Whistling Sands). It even has a beachside shop & café.David from Selby, North Yorkshire - 4th July 2017
A holiday to spend time with friends.
Recommendations: Try train tripsValerie from Brackley - 18th June 2016
Very comfortable and relaxing. Best places to eat are The Goat and The PoachersFamily from Cheshire - 30th April 2016
An excellent, well equipped and spacious property
Good cycle paths, climb Snowdon, Corris Mine Experience and don't miss Zip Velocity, the longest zip wire in EuropeFamily from Rickmansworth - 19th April 2016
Extremely relaxing home from home break
Local towns were nice to visit, nice food at Mei's fusion restaurant and Tir a MorFamily from Cheshire - 23rd February 2016
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