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Caer Dderwen Family Retreat

Caer Dderwen from the front
11 reviews
Caer Dderwen from the front
Big Lounge with leather seating
Fully equipped modern kitchen
What a view from the garden!!
Decked area to the side
View to the side
The dining area
Second sitting room
Patio doors lead onto the terrace
One of the double rooms
Quality bedding and soft furnishings
The twin room
Lovely furniture
Main Bathroom
En suite
Watch the dolphins in Cardigan Bay.
Miles of sandy beaches 15 mins drive
Swans on the Dysini River
Cader Idris just a 10 min drive
The bearded lake mystical!!
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5 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 12
Dolgellau, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, Wales
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English first
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 27, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

We stayed in the house in July 2015 and had a lovely week. The house is extremely well equipped and was clean and tidy when we arrived. There was more than enough room for the 8 adults,1 infant and 1 dog to enjoy and not get under each other's feet, the second living room made an excellent room for baby...

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Dear Guest Thankyou for your lovely comments, I’m glad you had a lovely holiday in this spacious property and enjoyed the amazing views and its stunning location. We welcome your return. Regards Lounge Holidays


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Joanne G
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed May 23, 2015 for a stay in May 2015

A lovely home from home in a great location for touring North Wales. The kitchen is very well equipped. All beds extremely comfortable and plenty of bathrooms for 8 of us. Free wifi was an added benefit! We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and will definitely visit again

Management response:

Dear Guest Thankyou for your lovely comments and we are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and found the property extremely comfortable. We welcome your return. Regards Lounge Holidays


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sue m
Bromley, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 23, 2013 for a stay in August 2013
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We stayed here as a large family group, 2 sets of grandparents and 2 families - great layout for bedrooms and the extra lounge meant we could spread ourselves out. Lots of room round the lounge table and an extra table in the kitchen means plenty of space for everyone. Having 3 bathrooms also helps!! We walked into town in...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (11)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (13)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
Jul 21, 2017 -
Sep 3, 2017
7 nights -- --
Sep 4, 2017 -
Oct 29, 2017
3 nights
Oct 30, 2017 -
Dec 19, 2017
3 nights
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  • Booking Fee: $39 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Short breaks when available: Monday- Friday 4 nights & Friday-Monday 3 nights. Arrivals from 4.00 pm vacate by 10.00 am. A minimum charge of £399 applies to every booking. Where a 1 week minimum applies, our changeover day is Saturday
Prices shown are in pounds sterling per week, inclusive of electric, bedding & towels. Please bring your own beach towels.
The property comfortably sleeps 10 people, but we can accommodate 12 (2 sleeping on comfortable put up beds) A £35 per person surcharge applies. We will also consider taking one dog with a £25 surcharge applying. We request a 25% deposit on booking, with the balance due 8 weeks before the arrival date. We also ask for a £250 security deposit, which is refundable providing there are no breakages or damage to the property. We can accept payments by cheque, but prefer a BACS or FASTER (internet) payment in GBP. We also have a PayPal facility, for which we charge a flat rate supplement of £5 per transaction. A £25 booking fee app...
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About the neighborhood
The ancient market town of Dolgellau is situated in the spectacular scenery of Southern Snowdonia National Park. The town is close to Cader Idris Mountain and on the Wnion River, a tributary of the stunning Mawddach estuary. The town has a rich heritage with over 200 listed buildings forming the centre. The community benefits from a great variety of shops, restaurants and amenities within Dolgellau including a doctors, dentists and hospital. <BR><BR>There are good bus services to the other local towns and good local railway connections from Barmouth or Fairbourne along the glorious Cambrian Coastal route. Tourism is an important and growing industry for the area. Cader Idris attracts climbers from all over the UK. Miles of sandy beaches, boating and water sports are close... more
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How to get there
Airport: Manchester: 74.6 mi
Railway: Barmouth &amp; Fairbourne: 12.4 mi
Ferry: Hollyhead: 49.7 mi
From Dolgellau town centre, head towards Machynlleth on the main road. Just before Gwyndaf Evans garage turn right into Fron Serth. Continue up the hill past the hospital on the last turn on the right turn into Caer Dderwen. Follow the road round to the right up the hill, the property is the last house on the left.<BR><BR>Rail connections can be found in Barmouth (10 miles), Fairbourne (9 miles), and Machynlleth (16 miles), providing links with the Midlands and beyond.<BR><BR>Barmouth 10 miles, Machynlleth 16 miles,<BR>Harlech 20 miles, Porthmadog 28 miles,<BR>Aberystwyth 34 miles, Welshpool 37 miles,<BR>Shrewsbury 47 miles, Wrexham 49 miles<BR>(all distances are approximate)
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 12.4 mi.
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