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New Cottages

View of cottage from Mawddach trail
Very good
18 reviews
View of cottage from Mawddach trail
New Cottages in the beautiful hamlet of Penmaenpool, a short walk from the George Hotel
A five minute walk to the George III Hotel, situated on the banks of the Mawddach River
View from field in front of the cottage, over looking the Mawddach River
Ride or walk the Mawddach trail to Barmouth, Fairbourne or Dolgellau and leave the car behind.
Dolgellau Town, a market town with a wide variety of shops, hotels and pubs.
The garden patio, a sun trap for sun worshippers
The cosy lounge
The light and airey shower room
The master bedroom
new appliances in the kitchen
Fairbourne Beach, perfect for young families
Fairbourne Beach, perfect for grown up families
Sunset off Fairbourne beach
The estuary at Barmouth,  view from the harbour cafes and restraunts.
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Penmaenpool, Dolgellau, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, Wales
One of 7 stone cottages built in 1800's to house local estate workers, stuated in the quiet hamlet of Penmaenpool, next to the Mawdacch Estuary. It is a great holiday destination all year round.

The cottage has a cosy feel with a log stove and exposed beams.Upstairs there is a welcoming good sized double room and a smaller bedroom with an adult sized bunk bed. A cot is also available,upon request. The cottage is kept warm in the winter with electric heating in all rooms and an open fire in the lounge. The cost of electricity is included in the rental fee.
About the Owner, John B
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 7 days ago
Listed since : May 2010
Overall rating: 4.0 / 5.0
Based on 18 reviews and 1 property
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1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in May 2017

Cottage on first impression was OK. Front garden was very overgrown, access to front door difficult because of hedge and back garden unusable due to being very overgrown. Cottage as a whole was OK with the exception of the kitchen. Every morning we found slug trails on the carpet and had to remove slugs 3 times up until Wednesday. That...

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1 review
Reviewed November 9, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

A great location and characterful cottage. The road in front of the cottage can be busy at times. There is a handy footpath across a field that takes you straight onto the cycle trail that links Barmouth and Dolgellau. We hung up the car keys and used bikes for getting around all week. The kitchen was a bit tired but...

Management response:

Thank you for your kind review, I was pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay in Penmaenpool and enjoyed cycling around the locality. The road outside the cottage is of course at it's busiest during the main summer holidays. We are aware that while the kitchen is clean it is in need of a make over. We will get...


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Reviewed August 31, 2015 for a stay in August 2015
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We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in New Cottages with our son and his best friend. The cottage has everything you need, good sized lounge, comfy beds, good shower and we managed to cook a full roast without any problem . It's an ideal place to stay to explore the area and a great price too. We've paid a lot more...

Management response:

Thank you for your kind comments about our cottage. I can't pretend the cottage is 'posh' but it is comfortable, clean and most of all it's in a great location.


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  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
Additional amenities & feature info
There is a practical kitchen with all you need to boil an egg or cook Sunday lunch. <BR>The lounge has comfortable seating for 5 people. <BR>There's a range of books, maps and games to keep you occupied in the evenings and a music system incorporating a record deck so you can bring your old vinyl or listen to some of ours!<BR>Pillows and quilts are provided, please bring your own bed linen and towels.<BR>.
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
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Jun 3, 2017 -
Jul 21, 2017
Early summer
3 nights
Jul 22, 2017 -
Sep 1, 2017
High summer
7 nights -- --
Sep 2, 2017 -
Oct 20, 2017
Late summer
3 nights
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About the neighborhood
Penmaenpool is a small hamlet on the Mawdacch estuary, two miles outside the market town of Dolgellau. Dolgellau has a livestock market every Friday and over 200 listed buildings, which is the highest concentration in Wales, it has plenty of charm with shops lining the narrow streets which link the various town squares.<BR>The resorts of Barmouth and Fairbourne, with their blue flag beaches are with easy reach by bike, on foot or in the car. There is a wide range of outdoor activities within the immediate area, ranging from pony trecking to white water rafting. <BR>A 30 minutes drive takes you to Bala town which is a great place for water sports, the area has won world-wide acclaim as a centre for water sports, especially sailing, canoeing and rafting. Visitors like to challen... more
Car advised
How to get there
Railway: Morfa Mawddach: 4.3 mi
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 5.0 mi.
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