Trawsfynydd, Snowdonia & the Llyn Peninsula

  • 3 Star
  • Located in the Snowdonia National Park, this traditional stone terraced cottage in the village of Trawsfynydd with its shop, pub and lake, is an ideal base for guests wanting to try the wide and varied activities of North Wales.

You can book this property from:

  • £326 per week
  • £47 per night
  • 3 Star


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed


  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • On-street parking

How far to ...?

  • Beach 13 miles
  • Pub 0.5 miles
  • Shop 0.2 miles

Special Features

  • Open fire or woodburner

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Fishing


  • Walk-in shower

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.


Gellfechan is a good value, simple, traditional stone terraced cottage in the village of Trawsfynydd in the Snowdonia National Park. The village has a local shop and newsagent, plenty of local buses and the nearby Trawsfynydd lake is popular for fishing, cycling and walking. There is also a lakeside café (seasonal). This is a short drive from the Coed- y- Brenin forest for fabulous mountain biking, trail running, orienteering, children’s nature walks and play area. 10 miles to Dolgellau and Blaenau Ffestiniog and 12 miles to Porthmadog.

'There's a good cafe at the Coed-y-Brenin visitor centre which is open all year round. There's always something that can be done here whatever the weather as the forest is nice and sheltered!' From Jacky, our local property manager

The Cottage: benefits from a cosy wood burner and further heating by storage heaters and electric panel heaters

Living Room: has a beamed ceiling and a stove with coal supplied. Comfortable seating, Freeview TV and DVD. Small table and chairs.

Kitchen: is a compact galley kitchen with an electric cooker and fridge with freezer compartment. A rear door leads up a flight of steps to the enclosed paved patio area.

Fairly Steep stairs lead to the first-floor bedroom and shower room

Bedroom 1: has a double bed and plenty of storage space

Shower Room: is fully tiled with shower cubicle, basin and WC

Outside: is a paved patio with bistro style garden furniture Parking is on the road outside the property.

This is an exellent spot from which to explore Snowdonia with, for the more active, plenty of local walking, mountain biking at the Coed-y-Brenin forest and Antur Stiniog in Blaenau Ffestiniog, where you will also find the very popular Zip World Titan and Bounce Below underground trampolines! For a more restful experience both the Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland railways are within a short drive, as is the famous Italianate village of Portmeirion. The nearest beach at Borth y Gest and the castles at Criccieth and Harlech are all within half an hour's drive.

Electricity and coal included

Bed linen and towels provided

Sleeps 2 Max - Sorry, no babies or children