Cefn Coch Isaf

Porthmadog, Snowdonia & the Lleyn Peninsula

  • Peacefully located on the edge of Snowdonia this beautifully converted 17th century cottage blends traditional features with modern living. From the external stonework, mature grounds to the exposed beams and stone chimney breast this is a characterful escape and all just 4 miles from the bustling seaside town of Porthmadog.

You can book this property from:

  • £350 per week
  • £50 per night
  • 2 Guests
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 2 Pets
  • No WiFi
  • Private Parking


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed


  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 WC
  • Shower


  • Garden, courtyard or patio
  • Outdoor storage
  • Private parking

How far to ...?

  • Beach 4.4 miles
  • Pub 3.8 miles
  • Shop 4 miles

Special Features

  • Countryside views

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling


  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Ground floor bath/shower room

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4pm
  • Check out: 10am


Blending traditional features with modern living this lovely 17th century stonehouse has been loving restored to create a tranquil hideaway on the edge of Snowdonia.

Set on a smallholding, Cefn Coch Isaf enjoys an idyllic rural setting close to the former Ynys-y-Pandy Slate Quarry, Sustrans Cycle Route and Llyn Cwmystradllyn; identified as one of Wales's most stunning lakes and ideal for fishing. The local are is ideal location for exploring, walking and climbing the mountains of Snowdonia.

Oozing history throughout, the property consists of an open plan lounge and dining room with feature fireplace and a rear kitchen which leads to the shower room. An original half twist, narrow and steep staircase leads from the lounge to lead to a breathtaking mezzanine bedroom with exposed beams framing the apex ceiling.

Charaterful Cefn Coch Isaf welcomes two pets by arrangement


french door leading to

  • spacious and notable open plan lounge and dining room with slate floor and exposed beams
  • lounge area with comfortable sofa, electric fire set in a feature fireplace, flat screen TV with Sky freesat and DVD, coffee table, warming rug, slate window seat and views across the front patio
  • dining area with extending oak dining table and coordinating chair, ornate period sideboard, slate window sea and views across the front patio
  • cosy pine kitchen with electric hob, combination microwave, fridge and views to the rear
  • rear fully tiled family shower room with walk in shower, wash hand basin and wc

narrow and steep staircase leading to

  • stunning and vast mezzanine master bedroom with feature exposed beams and exposed fireplace (non-operational), king size bed, hanging rail, chest of drawers and bedside table 


stable door from the living area leading to

  • private front gravelled patio area with outdoor bistro dining table and chairs
  • share use of owners lawn garden and mature gardens and grounds to explore with established trees
  • secured covered area for bikes/canoes
  • parking to the rear of cottage for 2 cars
  • please note that is located on the owners smallholding and the owners live next door


  • lovely 17th century cottage with traditional features 
  • tranquil location
  • electricity and heating included
  • bed linen and tea towels provided
  • please bring your own towels
  • couples only
  • up to 2 pets welcome by arrangement, subject to a fee of £20 per pet per week
  • short breaks available 

       Note: Due to the age of the cottage, the bedroom is accessed by a steep spiral staircase and the property is not suitable for less mobile guests