Melin Llyn

Aberdaron, Snowdonia & the Llyn Peninsula

  • 5 Star
  • This property can be found on Niche Retreats
  • Detached cottage for 10 with woodburner - spacious, homely & perfect for get-togethers. From this stylish accommodation Llyn Peninsula is yours to discover...

You can book this property from:

  • £998 per week
  • £143 per night
  • 5 Star
  • This property can be found on Niche Retreats


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 3 king/super-king beds
  • 4 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 3 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom


  • Travel cot
  • Highchair


  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

How far to ...?

  • Beach 3.7 miles
  • Pub 4 miles
  • Shop 4 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Games room
  • Welcome pack

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Watersports
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pony trekking/horse riding


  • Walk-in shower
  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Ground floor bath/shower room

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.


Melin Llyn is a large and luxurious holiday cottage. With its stylish, contemporary interior and beautiful furnishings, this old water mill is the perfect setting for a family or friends get together. In addition to king beds, table football, a welcoming woodburner and many more special features, Melin Llyn also provides you with your very own bar to enjoy a relaxing drink in the enclosed garden, surrounded by pure tranquility. From this wonderful accommodation Llyn Peninsula's long, golden sandy beaches are all within a few miles.

Ground Floor

Kitchen - Bespoke painted oak kitchen with granite worktop, Belfast sink and TV. Includes a NEF integrated dishwasher, double oven and electric hob, fridge freezer, microwave, dualit toaster and kettle. Zinc and marble kitchen island and zinc table with contemporary chairs.

Lounge - Large room with a welcoming woodburner. Italian leather sofa, teal velvet sofa, contemporary red leather chair and a dark tan sumptuous leather chair. Designer cushions and throws. Original Indian cart coffee and bespoke oak refectory table with 10 oak chairs. All curtains and blinds made by hand. Chinese style sideboard and contemporary lighting. Retro style GPO sound centre. Large television with dvd player and sumptuous floor cushions.

Hall - Modern bench and high ceiling.

Shower room - Modern, rustic ground floor shower room with WC and shower.

Master bedroom - Luxurious king size bed with en suite shower room. Leather mirror, bespoke locally made stool, white luxury towels and toiletries.

Utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer, ironing board and iron.


Spectacular landing with plenty of natural daylight, featuring table football.

Aberdaron Bedroom - Antique style king size iron bed with designer throw and Welsh linen cushions. Industrial style leather chair and foot stool. Industrial style chest of drawers and mirror. Sheepskin rug.

Rhiw Bedroom - Two single beds with Welsh wool throws, welsh linen cushions and sheepskins. Teal drawers and modern clothes rail.

Bathroom - Bath with overhead shower, porthole mirror and luxury accessories.

Meillionydd Bedroom - Two single beds with Welsh wool throws and designer cushions. Sheepskin on floor and designer clothes rail.

Plas Newydd Bedroom - Luxury black velvet king size bed and ottoman, colonial style furnishings and antique style clothes rail. Designer cushions and bed throw and sheepskin rug.


Large enclosed garden with garden furniture, a quirky roofed bar and countryside views. Guests can sit around the fire pit and enjoy the wonderful surroundings in an oasis of serenity.

Additional Information

  • Guests will be welcomed by a selcection of local produce. Please let us know if your stay is a special occasion and we can make it even more memorable for you.
  • Heating and electricity included
  • Wifi available
  • Basket of logs and skuttle of coal included in the price.
  • Bed linen,hand and bath towels provided
  • 5 hairdryers provided
  • Travel cot and high chair available on request (please bring your own linen for the cot)
  • No smoking inside the cottage
  • Up to 2 well-behaved dogs welcome @ £25 per dog
  • Private off road parking for up to 5 cars
  • Catering services and pampering by local beauty therapists can be arranged on request
  • Guests of Melin Llyn are also eligible to a 10% discount at Cwt Tatws during their stay. Cwt Tatws is an unique shop with an eclectic range of stylish home accessories where you will also be welcomed by a cake and cuppa.


Hen Felin is a spacious, well-equipped cottage in a quiet position only 10-15 minutes drive from several beaches. Modern kitchen with lots of glassware and crockery. Sunny garden not overlooked. Very clean on arrival, owner easily reached for enquiries. Would definitely stay there again.

Mrs H,


This beautiful, detached cottage enjoys a peaceful setting down a pretty country lane on the Llyn Peninsula. Less than 4 miles away, the seaside village of Aberdaron offers a range of amenities including cafes, 2 pub restaurants a thatched roof bakery and a convenience store. If you wish to eat out, both these pub restaurants (Ship and Ty Newydd) in Aberdaron, as well as the Ship in Edern (9 miles) are highly recommended. For a good local pub, the Lion in Tudweiliog (5.8 miles) is also very popular.

Llyn Peninsula is a designated area of outstanding natural beauty and Melin Llyn offers an ideal base to explore its network of footpaths and coastal walks around 84 miles of stunning coastline. The Llyn Peninsula, where the Welsh language and way of life still flourish, is renowned for its beautiful beaches and watersport whilst the majestic mountains of Snowdonia are also within a short travelling distance.

Boat trips are available from Porth Meudwy (5 miles) to Bardsey Island - once a site of religious pilgrimage, now a National Nature Reserve. There are numerous activities in the area including fishing, horse-riding, golf and Glasfryn Parc where you can enjoy go-karting, ten-pin bowling, archery etc. Plas Glyn-y-Weddw, a magnificent Manor with galleries, beautiful gardens and tea room with sea views is well worth a visit, whilst Ffestiniog Railway, castles and the Italian village of Portmeirion are all nearby.

  • Aberdaron Beach - sandy beach backed by all the amenities of this picturesque village. 3.7 miles
  • Porthoer (Whistling Sands) - 4.8 miles
  • Towyn, Tudweiliog - a lovely, hidden beach that can be accessed via the coastal path. 5.8 miles
  • View 10 of the most popular beaches on the Llyn Peninsula
  • Llyn Coastal Path (part of the All Wales Coast Path) - 84 miles around the Llyn Peninsula, from Caernarfon to Porthmadog. The nearest joining point is 2.2 miles from the cottage at Llanfaelrhys.
  • Yr Eifl (The Rivals) - Mountain range including the highest point on the Llyn Peninsula. 4.5 miles in length. 14 miles from cottage.
  • Abersoch beach offers flat water for wakeboarding and waterskiing, sailing, power boating and windsurfing. 10 miles
  • Porth Neigwl (Hell's Mouth) is a very popular venue for surfers and body boarders. 10.5 miles
  • Find out more about watersports on the Llyn Peninsula
  • Nefyn and District Golf Club - 26 holes, offering two cliff top 18 hole courses set in spectacular coastal scenery. 10 miles
  • Abersoch Golf Club - 18 hole golf course, adjoining the beach. 10.5 miles
  • Llyn Golf Centre - Pen-y-Berth. 15 bay driving range, practice green and bunker and 9 hole golf course with sea views. For beginners and advanced players - hire clubs available. 11 miles
  • Pen Llyn Stud & Riding Centre, Pwllheli. Stud farm and rides for any level of experience. 5.8 miles
  • Llanbedrog Riding Stables - Horse-riding lessons etc. Beach and hill rides. 10 miles
  • Cilan Riding Centre - Abersoch. Beach rides and more. Great for kids and novices. 12.6 miles
  • Find our more about horse-riding on the Llyn Peninsula
  • Find out more about cycling on the Llyn Peninsula
  • Read more about the range of opportunities to go fishing on the Llyn Peninsula - suitable options for all ages.