50 South Snowdon Wharf

Porthmadog, Snowdonia & the Llyn Peninsula

  • 3 Star
  • A short drive from Snowdonia National Park and located on the waterside at Porthmadog, is this 'upside down' property on a private, managed estate, designed to make the most of the outstanding views of the harbour from the open-plan living room and balcony.

You can book this property from:

  • £423 per week
  • £60 per night
  • 3 Star

Features

Beds & bedrooms

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

Bathrooms

  • 1 WC
  • Towels not provided
  • Bath
  • Shower

Outdoors

  • Garden or courtyard
  • Balcony
  • Private parking

How far to ...?

  • Beach 2 miles
  • Pub 0.2 miles
  • Shop 0.2 miles

Special Features

  • Harbour views
  • Sea or coastal views

Nearby activities

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

Accessibility

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

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Sorry, infants (aged under 2) are not allowed at this property
  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am
  • Carers of young children be aware of first floor balcony

  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

The fabulous waterside position of 50 Snowdon Wharf gives views over the harbour to Porthmadog. Situated on a private managed estate, this is within a very short stroll of Porthmadog with its shops, restaurants and cafes and just a few hundred yards from the Welsh Highland Railway station. The sandy beaches of Borth-y-Gest and Blackrock sands approximately 1 mile, the Italianate village of Portmeirion, 2 miles and the Snowdonia National Park just short drive away.

This 2-storey Porthmadog property has an open plan sitting/dining room/kitchen situated on the first floor, with a balcony to relax on and enjoy the views. This beamed area is light and airy with a leather three piece suite, side tables and a flatscreen TV/DVD/Freeview, a pine table and benches and a cream coloured fitted kitchen. On the ground floor the double bedroom has fantastic views over the harbour. There is also a compact twin bedroom with two full sized single beds, and a modern bathroom with an electric shower over the bath. Heating by electric storage and panel heaters.

This property could be accessed relatively easily by public transport and once here there is plenty to do within walking distance. The Welsh Highland Railway goes on a fabulous scenic route via Beddgelert to Caernarfon with its famous castle. The Ffestiniog Railway travels to Blaenau Ffestiniog with its underground slate caverns,  ZipWorld Titan arial wire and Bounce Below underground trampolines. Criccieth, with its castle, is at the start of the Lleyn Peninsula, 4.5 miles away. Harlech castle and beaches 10 miles.

Please note the property is not suitable for children or the infirm

Electricity included

Wifi

Bed linen is included, towels not available

No smoking inside please

Location

THINGS TO DO

Porthmadog is situated in a stunning costal location as the edge of the Snowdonia National Park, offering mountains, stunning beaches, historical castles, costal paths, and steam railways; all within easy reach. The bustling small town also has a comprehensive range of shops and restaurants, making it an ideal location for everyone.

This North Wales self-catering holiday cottage is located not far from the Lon Eifion Cycle Track which follows the old railway line from Bryncir to Caernarfon. Also not far away is Bryncir Woolen Mill which turns Welsh wool from fleece to flannel before your eyes,

The list for exciting and enjoyable days out is extensive and diverse. Glasfryn Parc offers a wide range of activities from Archery, Clay Pigeon Shooting, Go Karts, Wakeboarding and much more, we have the fantastic Zip World situated in Blaenau Ffestiniog only 12 miles away which offers the worlds fastest Zip line, Quarry karts, the UK’s only mountain cart track, reaching speeds of up to 100mph, also underground adventures that are Bounce underground and Zip World Caverns.

If you prefer a more relaxing approach to your break then days out to Criccieth (5 miles), Harlech (10 miles) and Caernarfon (20 miles) to visit the impressive Welsh castles. You also have the famous Italian style village and gardens of Portmeirion less than 5 miles away. Or plan a trip on one the Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland railways which stretch for 40 miles through the glorious Snowdonia National Park, allowing you to experience the magnificent scenery in  comfort whilst savouring the romance of gleaming steam engines and carriages. A historic and world class tourist attraction, the Ffestiniog railway is recognised be the Guinness Book of World records as the oldest railway company in the World being founded in 1832.

Beaches

You have plenty to choose from Borth-y-gest is less than 2 miles away, a beautiful little cove, Criccieth only 5 miles away has two beaches to offer in the shadows of the Castle, with great rock pools to explore at low tide, or why not head towards Nefyn only 20 miles away and go and visit the famous Ty Coch Inn, set in a stunning location, park on the National Trust land and walk along the beach or you can choose the path through Nefyn golf course. This is truly worth the walk with great views and lunch and drink at the end, or you can head out to Abersoch also known as the Welsh Riviera and only 20 miles away, it’s a fantastic location for a number of activities and especially water sports, as it is an Internationally famous sailing area where the waters offer opportunities for power boating, surfing, fishing, windsurfing, paddle boarding along with fishing trips where you will see the seals and maybe a dolphin or two.

Golfing

Nefyn only 20 miles away is one of the best golf experiences in Wales, situated on the spectacular northern coastline of the Llyn Peninsular, Nefyn’s 27-hole championship course offers golfers a rich variety of challenges and rewards.

Royal St David’s golf club less than 10 miles away is the home of one of the finest traditional links courses in the World. The undulating fairways and the fast true greens are all that would be expected of a championship links course.

Porthmadog only 2 miles away is a great little course parkland front 9 and a testing great links back 9.