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Tyddyn Mawr Farmhouse

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was our third visit to Olwen's lovely B&B. The setting at the foot of Cadair Idris is stunning and there are many walks that can be done within minutes of the front door. Getting through the breakfast is as challenging as hiking up Cadair but it does mean you can skip lunch. The food is mainly homemade or locally...

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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful time at Tyddyn Mawr Farmhouse, besides the beautiful scenery, it's a very cozy and clean house, and the hospitality of Olwen was exceptional during the 4 days we stayed. We had a full delicious breakfast every morning, with home made fresh goodies. Also in the evenings Olwen surprised us with tea and home made pastries. The...

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Thank Gloria J
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We stayed for 3 nights & had the most relaxing break ever even though we walked more than 30 miles during our stay. From the moment we arrived we were shown the most beautiful room with the most spectacular views. Olwen was the most wonderful hostess & after seeing our room we were offered tea & cakes & then shown...

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2017

My wife and I stayed at Tyddyn Mawr Farmhouse for one night on Friday 10th March 2017. The farmhouse is set a stones throw away from Cader Idris mountain in south Snowdonia so if you're looking to climb Cader Idris or visit Cregennan Lakes (Llynnau Cregeggan) then this is the perfect place to stay. However, the farmhouse is also a...

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

What can I say ! This place is a peace of heaven. We only stayed the one night and it just wasn't enough, I have never felt so welcomed and at home.It is the cutest , homely and most peaceful place I have ever stayed. The breakfast was amazing ....so much food and all local ingredients and homemade . We...

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Sheffield, England
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Tyddyn Mawr has got to be one of the best farmhouse B&Bs ever. We arrived very late on Friday in the wake of Storm Doris and it was cold, windy and very wet. As Tyddyn Mawr is up on the lower slopes of Cader Idris we couldn’t begin to imagine getting warm - so we were in for a lovely...

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Ringwood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We have just returned from a 4 day 'whistle stop' tour of Snowdonia National Park & have experienced some of the finest hospitality in our extensive touring, both home & abroad. Olwen is quite simply the consummate host. From the moment we crossed the cattle grid & wound our way through the delightful grounds to this superb farmhouse retreat, we...

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1Thank JonGrant22
Stourbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2016

What a beautiful place- set in the wilderness at the foot of Cader Idris, the spacious room was superb with nice little detail, and nicely warm on the cold November weekend, Very peaceful - with stunning surround views both down the valley & up the mountain. Olwen takes great care to look after you, & its no surprise that she...

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Tyddyn Mawr Farmhouse is an absolute gem! The landlady is the kindest person and will share with you many tips about breathtakingly beautiful walks and lovely places to eat. The rooms are very cosy and comfortable and you will also enjoy a gargantuan, delicious, home-made breakfast! The land surrounding the house and the landscapes you can enjoy from your bedroom...

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2016

On our tour of the west Wales coast we stayed at Tyddyn Mawr for one night. We didn’t want to leave! The room had fantastic views across the mountain, was very comfortable, spacious, clean and warm. Then came the quality breakfast! Plenty to eat and choose from, very tasty with much of it home-made or home-grown. Dolgellau is 3 miles...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Tyddyn Mawr Farmhouse

Address: Cader Road | Islawrdref, Snowdonia National Park, Dolgellau LL40 1TL, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Snowdonia National Park > Dolgellau
Price Range: ₹ 7,822 - ₹ 8,080 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Tyddyn Mawr Farmhouse 5*
Number of rooms: 2
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“Both rooms are fine”
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“Either of the two rooms are perfect.”
Frightened_Tree, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Both rooms are really lovely”
Adelai, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“get the upstairs room with the Balcony”
644stephene, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Both rooms have stunning views. Ground floor room is available.”
farmersboy2016, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
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