Ciperdy

Aberdyfi, Snowdonia & the Llyn Peninsula

  • 4 Star
  • This delightful mid-18th century cottage for 4 near Aberdyfi offers an open fireplace, a games room and an ideal setting for working farm holidays in Wales.

You can book this property from:

  • £457 per week
  • £65 per night
  • 4 Star

Features

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 2 single beds

Appliances

  • Washing machine
  • Freezer

Bathrooms

  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided

Families

  • Travel cot
  • Highchair

Outdoors

  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

How far to ...?

  • Beach 6 miles
  • Pub 1.5 miles
  • Shop 1.5 miles

Special Features

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

Nearby activities

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

Accessibility

  • Walk-in shower
  • Ground floor WC
  • 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.

Description

This delightful mid-18th century cottage offers an open fireplace, a games room and an ideal setting for working farm holidays in Wales. Ciperdy also enjoys a great location near the sea and mountains, with plenty of attractions on the doorstep. These include a coastal path that can be joined 400yds away, great local restaurants, a beautiful sandy beach in Aberdyfi, the historical village of Pennal and the ancient capital of Wales at Machynlleth. Not to mention the mountain walks, the Centre for Alternative Technology and much more.

Ground Floor

The welcoming lounge / dining room has an open fireplace and beamed ceiling providing a warm, cosy atmosphere. TV and DVD provided, along with antique furniture.

The well equipped fitted kitchen includes an electric cooker, fridge freezer and microwave and is characterised by the old brick bread oven discovered while renovating.

Large ground floor bathroom with a full size bath, a separate double shower unit, toilet and sink.

Upstairs

The stairs lead directly to a spacious double bedroom with a dressing table and bedside tables with lamps. There is also a safety gate at the top of the stairs and a door at the bottom of the stairs.

Through this double room you have access to a second, cosy twin bedroom with a wardrobe, bedside tables and lamps. Both rooms also have beamed sloping ceilings.

Garden

Traditional stable doors from the kitchen lead to a small, enclosed patio area with garden furniture.

A converted outbuilding on the farm yard also serves as a laundry and games room for the 3 holiday cottages on site. The games room includes a pool table and dart board.

For your working farm holidays in Wales, there will also be opportunities to see the farm animals on the farm yard and in the fields around you.

Additional Information

  • On your arrival you will be greeted with a tea tray and homemade Welsh cakes.
  • Bed linen, hand and bath towels and hairdryer provided
  • Oil central heating and electricity included
  • Wifi available
  • Travel cot and high chair provided on request. Please bring your own cot bedding
  • No smoking or pets inside
  • Washing up liquid, dish cloth, scouring sponge and tea towels provided
  • Private, off road parking spaces

Location

Located down a quiet lane, half a mile from the main road, Ciperdy is situated on a farm in southern Snowdonia where you are guaranteed a warm Welsh welcome. The cottage is perfect for working farm holidays in Wales with opportunities to see the farm animals from the doorstep – on the farm yard and in the fields around you. There is also a games room with a pool table and dart board in the shared games room next door.

The historical village of Pennal is just 1.5 miles away and offers a small village shop, a lovely restaurant / bar and Plas Talgarth’s health and leisure complex. Here you can treat yourself to a massage and a range of beauty treatments, enjoy the heated indoor and outdoor pools or even a session in the gym.

The cottage is also located between Aberdyfi (6 miles) and Machynlleth (5 miles) and they both have that something special to offer. Aberdyfi is located in a beautiful spot where the mountains meet the sea and its sandy beach stretches for 4 miles, all the way to Tywyn. Amongst its amenities is an 18 hole golf course, beautiful walks, watersports, lovely cafes and shops and a number of restaurants, with Pharoah’s Cellar Bistro and Sea Breese both recommended.

A short journey in the other direction brings you to Machynlleth, the Ancient Capital of Wales where the first Welsh parliament still stands today. Machynlleth also hosts the oldest street market in Britain every Wednesday and has many other amenities including mountain bike tracks, a leisure centre and a supermarket. Recommended restaurants in Machynlleth include Bistro Twenty One and the Wynnstay.

Other nearby attractions to visit during your working farm holidays in Wales includes the world famous Centre for Alternative Technology, Corris Craft Centre and King Arthur’s Labyrinth. Talyllyn steam railway offers a great day out and it also provides access to a number of scenic walks. Ynys Las RSBP Nature reserve is another popular attraction whilst the walk up Cadair Idris is well worth the effort with some very rewarding views from its peaks.

Beaches

Aberdyfi Beach - a long and beautiful sandy beach. 6 miles

Other beaches along the North West coast

Walking

Wales Coast Path – this can be joined 0.2 miles from the cottage.

Dyfi Valley Way follows the River Dyfi from the estuary in Aberdyfi to the source at the summit of Aran Fawddwy and back down along the south side of the river via Machynlleth and down to Borth. Maps and guides can be obtained at the Tourist Information Centre in Aberdyfi. Join the path from your doorstep in Cwrt. 0.2 miles

Bearded Lake Walk - This 10 mile walk will take you up into the hills behind Aberdyfi to Bearded Lake. 6 miles from the house.

Cadair Idris (mountain walk) – 3 main routes starting from Minffordd (13 miles), Llanfihangel-y-Pennant (18.5 miles) and Dolgellau (20 miles).

Cycling

The country lane from the cottage is ideal for cycling. 0 miles

Dyfi Mountain Biking – A range of mountain biking tracks, all starting from Machynlleth. 5 miles

Golf

Aberdyfi Golf Club - 18 hole golf course. 6 miles

Machynlleth Golf Club – 9 hole golf course. 5 miles

Fishing

River Dyfi offers excellent fishing and is famous for its brown trout, salmon and sea trout. 0.5 miles

Surrounded by sea, rivers and lakes, this is one of the best all round angling locations available. Try your hand at some shore fishing in Aberdyfi (6 miles) and Tywyn (10 miles) or lake fishing at Tal-y-llyn (13.5 miles). Read more about fishing in Aberdyfi and surrounding area.

Watersports

Watersports in Aberdyfi includes sailing, sail boarding, rowing, canoeing, fishing and boat trips. 6 miles

Pony-trekking

Bwlchgwyn Pony Trekking Centre - suitable for anyone over 4yrs. 23 miles