Tuesday 2 January 2024

The Barn, Ganllwyd, Dolgellau, Gwynedd

The Barn, Ganllwyd, Dolgellau, Gwynedd

In the heart of the small village of Ganllwyd, Gwynedd, stands The Barn, a captivating self-catering retreat uniquely set on five levels. Once a cowshed, haylofts, granary, and stable, this distinctive property was converted in 2004 into a charming barn that can accommodate up to 9 people. The picturesque setting within Eryri National Park makes it an ideal destination for a quiet getaway.

The Barn's conversion retained many original features and incorporated intriguing design elements. The spacious lounge, adorned with exposed beams and oak flooring, offers views of Eryri, along with amenities like a TV, DVD player, and CD player. The smartly fitted kitchen/diner, centrally located with a high ceiling, is well-equipped with a washing machine, fridge, and freezer, leading out to a patio area with seating.

The accommodation includes four bedrooms:
- A lower ground floor king-size bedroom with a private entrance and an en-suite bath/shower room.
- A ground floor double bedroom with an adjacent shower room.
- A first-floor room with a single bed and a cabin bunk bed.
- Another room with two single beds and a cabin bunk bed.

Ample parking is available, and the rental includes bed linen, electricity, and central heating. Storage for bikes and outdoor washing facilities are also provided.

Ganllwyd offers a plethora of footpaths and renowned mountain bike trails, with attractions like Gwynfynydd Gold Mine and Mawddach Estuary within walking distance. The beautiful beaches at Barmouth, Fairbourne, Harlech, Llandudno, Old Colwyn, Abersoch, and Aberaeron are easily accessible.

The nearby market town of Dolgellau is rich in shops, eateries, and scenic spots, making it an excellent complement to The Barn. The region is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts, with popular activities including walking, cycling, golfing, and horse riding, catering to the varied interests of the whole family. Gwynedd, with its rich cultural history and the stunning Eryri National Park, remains a popular destination for those seeking a unique and immersive experience.

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