Sgubor Madrun

Abersoch, Snowdonia & the Llyn Peninsula

  • 5 Star
  • 5 star Holiday Cottages in North Wales. Sgubor Madrun offers a children's play area, games room, river fishing and Porth Neigwl sandy beach, 1/2 a mile away.

You can book this property from:

  • £592 per week
  • £85 per night
  • 5 Star


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 2 double beds
  • 3 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher


  • 3 WCs
  • Towels not provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Wet room


  • Cot
  • Highchair


  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

How far to ...?

  • Beach 0.8 miles
  • Pub 3 miles
  • Shop 3 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Sea or coastal views

Nearby activities

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


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


From a 250 year old barn, Sgubor Madrun has been restored into a stunning, 5 star holiday cottage which is also suitable for the less abled. Jacuzzi bath and en suites included, along with a number of original features. The cottage has a children’s play area, a shared games room and access to 3 miles of sand at the surfers beach of Porth Neigwl (Hell’s Mouth), just over 0.5 mile from the doorstep. Abersoch is also within 2.5 miles.

Ground Floor

The front access and rear to this cottage is level and suitable for the less mobile including wheel chair users. It opens directly into a spacious open plan lounge / dining / kitchen area. Some walls have been retained as exposed stone, all adding to the warmth and character of the accommodation. Its large front opening is fully glazed and gives wonderful views of the countryside and a spacious airy atmosphere to the cottage.

The ground floor has the benefit of under floor heating. External ramp access, and ample parking space directly outside the cottage. The indoor games room next door also has a wide entrance with ramp access.

The kitchen is fully equipped with high quality appliances and a comprehensive range of cutlery and glasses. The five star quality is continued in the lounge area. Large comfortable leather sofas and soft cushions all add to the home from home ambience. There is a plasma TV wall mounted, DVD, CD/radio.

The ground floor bedroom has an electrical 5' adjustable bed, back and legs raising, furniture legs raisers for hoist legs, wet room style shower room including grab rails and low level wash hand basin, as well as a shower/commode chair on wheels with flexible arms.


A beautiful staircase, crafted by a local carpenter, leads up to a gallery style first floor area with two bedrooms that has a pitched ceiling and two velux windows that afford a wonderful view of the countryside. One bedroom has an antique double bed with canopy and en-suite, the second bedroom with three single cream iron bedsteads. The main bathroom is also on this floor with a jacuzzi bath.


A large double back door leads out onto a patio area with garden furniture. Ideal for admiring the views or to simply sit and relax with a glass of wine in the evening.

Additional Information

  • Electricity and central heating included.
  • Cot and High chair available on request.
  • WIFI connection available - please bring your own laptop.
  • Hairdryer provided on request.
  • The following items are also provided at the cottage for your stay… Kitchen: washing up liquid/dishwasher tabs and cloths. Bathroom: cleaning products.
  • This North Wales holiday cottage is ideal for young children and is also designed to provide a convenient holiday for disabled guests:
    • Guide dogs welcome
    • Electric profiling bed (twin beds, both profiling) 
    • Wheel-in Shower
    • Wheeled shower chair with moveable arms and foot plate
    • Grab rails
    • Low-level switches
    • Wide doors
    • High chair
    • Easy access and parking space
  • *Please let us know in advance if you require disability friendly equipment e.g. the shower chair. If you need any additional equipment e.g. a hoist, please give at least 1 month's notice.
  • Dogs are welcome, though they are not allowed to be left unattended at the property. After all, they too are on holiday and we value the high standard of the property. A small extra charge of £20 per animal is made (max 2 small dogs or 1 big dog apart from alsatian and german sheepdog), payable when booking. *Please let us know in advance if you are bringing a dog because we will need to put a stairgate in place before your arrival.

This site is also an ideal venue for group bookings (sleeps up to 13 combined). There is another cottage on site - check availability for Stabal Madrun (sleeps 6) 


Sgubor Madrun holiday cottage is situated on a working farm in a beautiful location on the Llyn Peninsula. Just over ½ a mile away from Porth Neigwl (Hell's Mouth) beach, popular with surfers, and Abersoch (3 miles), which is well known for water sports activities. Several other sandy beaches, coves and rock pools are also within a few miles of Sgubor Madrun cottage.

The picturesque village of Llangian with Post Office/shop and a 6th Century Church lies a mile away. Llanengan village has a fine medieval church and a country pub (delicious grub!) one and a half miles away. Both villages have a telephone kiosk.

The Llyn Peninsula, where the Welsh language and way of life still flourish, is renowned for its beautiful beaches and water sport. With nearly 100 miles of stunning coastline, an array of hills of varying height inland plus the majestic mountains of Snowdonia on your doorstep, it’s also a great place to come for a walking holiday.

Take a boat trip to Bardsey Island, a former site of religious pilgrimage, try your hand at fishing, horse-riding or golf and enjoy go-karting, ten-pin bowling, archery etc at Glasfryn Parc. 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.


Porth Neigwl - 4 mile sandy beach. Good surf and dog friendly. 0.5 mile

View the Top 10 beaches on the Llyn Peninsula.


Porth Neigwl (Hell’s Mouth) is a very popular venue for surfers and body boarders. 0.5 mile

Abersoch beach offers flat water for wakeboarding and waterskiing, sailing, power boating and windsurfing. 3 miles

Find out more about watersports on the Llyn Peninsula.


Llyn Coastal Path – 84 miles around the Llyn Peninsula, from Caernarfon to Porthmadog. Join the path 0.5 mile from the cottage.

Yr Eifl (The Rivals) – Mountain range including the highest point on the Llyn Peninsula. 4.5 miles in length. 18 miles from cottage.


River fishing available to guests at Sgubor Madrun. Can be arranged with owners on arrival.

Read more about the range of opportunities to go fishing on the Llyn Peninsula – suitable options for all ages.


Abersoch Golf Club - 18 hole golf course, adjoining the beach. 3 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. 7 miles

Pwllheli Golf Club - 18 hole golf course, suitable for golfers of all ages and abilities. 10 miles.

Nefyn and District Golf Club - 26 holes, offering two cliff top 18 hole courses set in spectacular coastal scenery. 14 miles


Cilan Riding Centre – Abersoch. Beach rides and more. Great for kids and novices. 4 miles

Llanbedrog Riding Stables - Horse-riding lessons etc. Beach and hill rides. 4.5 miles

Pen Llyn Stud & Riding Centre – Pwllheli. Stud farm and rides for any level of experience. 5 miles

Find out more about horse-riding on the Llyn Peninsula.


Find out more about cycling on the Llyn Peninsula.