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Friars Cottage

57 reviews
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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
Minimum stay varies
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Friars Cottage- a home from home-not just a holiday home! Friars Cottage is located in the hamlet of Llanfair Yn Neubwll just over a mile off the main A5. Close to the training base at RAF valley the cottage has open views at the front to the Snowdonia mountain range, with the quiet Cymyran beach and the Anglesey Coastal Path being a few minutes away.Valley village with a range of shops and hotels is 2 miles away with major supermarkets and shops being a 6 minute drive away at Penhros on the fringe of Holyhead, from where you can hop over on the ferry to Ireland.Over the last five years Friars has been progressively refurbished and modernised whilst maintaining its character with beams, vaulted ceilings and galleries. All rooms are on one floor and comprises of :Lounge with vaulted ceiling...Friars Cottage- a home from home-not just a holiday home! Friars Cottage is located in the hamlet of Llanfair Yn Neubwll just over a mile off the main A5. Close to the training base at RAF valley the cottage has open views at the front to the Snowdonia mountain range, with the quiet Cymyran beach and the Anglesey Coastal Path being a few minutes away.Valley village with a range of shops and hotels is 2 miles away with major supermarkets and shops being a 6 minute drive away at Penhros on the fringe of Holyhead, from where you can hop over on the ferry to Ireland.Over the last five years Friars has been progressively refurbished and modernised whilst maintaining its character with beams, vaulted ceilings and galleries. All rooms are on one floor and comprises of :Lounge with vaulted ceiling and gallery, with wood parquet floor and comfortable G Plan leather furniture, leading to:Dining area with modern oak dining table and chairs for 6 people, leading to: large well equipped kitchen with vaulted ceiling and breakfast bar. 3 bedrooms : The Garden Room-double bed with its own shower room The Terrace Room- king bed with patio door to garden terrace. Snowdonia View-twin room with vaulted ceiling and gallery, sharing a vaulted shower room with the Terrace Room .The cottage has oil fired central heating throughout and an open fire for those who like a real log or coal fire.All bedrooms and the lounge have 32” flat screen TVs, with the lounge having a Bose home theater system with I Pod dock and Sky+ with sports package. Free WIFI is also provided.The re-designed private walled back garden with it's ornamental grasses and deck area is a great place to relax and maybe have a BBQ using the full sized gas BBQ provided. Off road parking for 2 cars in front of the cottage. More
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About the Owner
Brian G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2013
Interaction with guests
I will normally be at Friars to meet and greet my guests and you will receive all information you should need about the cottage before your arrival.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful cottage, home from home. Very clean all through could not fault. lovely size cottage, large bedrooms. Kitchen is full of different cooking utensils, lots of extras. Owner Brian is very helpful and always leaves you a little something for your arrival. He is prompt...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank purpleseamus
Brian G, VR Owner at Friars Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Peter! Welcome back anytime! Brian

Reviewed May 9, 2019

We arrived with high expectations after seeing the photos on trip advisor, however we quickly found the property and most facilities needed a thorough deep clean and a number of safety issues caused concern. We found mouldy cupboards, dirty utensils, mouldy cups next to beds,...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank tlynn127
Brian G, VR Owner at Friars Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2019

Hi Tracy, for the benefit of anyone who may read your ,and Sarah's review I will address your reviews in this reply as you said more or less the same 'things' Firstly I had made you aware that I would be on holiday in Spain...More

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Reviewed May 5, 2019

We visited the property for a family holiday and we were so disappointed. The cottage has the potential to be a lovely guest house but it needs a thorough clean. There was mould on units, everything used in the kitchen had to be cleaned including...More

Date of stay: April 2019
1  Thank sjlynn22
Brian G, VR Owner at Friars Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2019

Hi Tracy, for the benefit of anyone reading your comments I should make it clear that you were part of the party booked by your mother (tlynn127) who decided to also submit a review. As soon as I received your mothers comments I replied immediately...More

Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our time in Frairs cottage, it has everything you need to feel right at home. Brian was very welcoming and even left some lovely welsh loaf cake for our arrival. Would most definitely return in the future.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Roving572598
Brian G, VR Owner at Friars Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2018

Glad Friars felt like home Nicki and you enjoyed the Bara Brith ( Welsh cake) ! Welcome back anytime.Brian.

Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Lovely cottage well equipped . Very cosy and warm, close to the beach great if you like watching the planes take off at valley. couldn’t have asked for more.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank pamela l
Brian G, VR Owner at Friars Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2018

Thanks for your feedback Pam and I'm glad you enjoyed Friars and the area nearby. Brian

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Paper Towels Provided
Private Yard
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Stove
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Blender
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
Deck
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Are there nightlife options close to this vacation rental? YesNoUnsure
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A detailed map/directions will be sent to guests in advance of their arrival but you can use the postcode LL65 3LD on Google Maps to see the local area.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.2 mi
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