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Holiday Barn Bala - Ysgubor Glandwr

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Large Open Plan Living Space, Kitchen and Dining Room
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4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
10 guests
3 nights minimum
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Ysgubor Glandwr is a luxury barn conversion that lies within Snowdonia National Park, boasting beautiful views, four bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 living spaces, dining area, large open plan kitchen, games room, utility room and separate toilet. Situated in Llanuwchllyn, a traditional village bordering Bala Lake it provides an excellent base and central location for outdoor recreational activities and a peaceful tranquil retreat with unspoilt countryside views to include the Arenig Mountains. A recent, sympathetically converted luxury barn, it offers accommodation for up to 8-10 guests comfortably. With a wealth of communal space, the double height living area combines the first sitting/ family room, dining area, kitchen, and games rooml. In addition to the four bedrooms (one with ensuite ...Ysgubor Glandwr is a luxury barn conversion that lies within Snowdonia National Park, boasting beautiful views, four bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 living spaces, dining area, large open plan kitchen, games room, utility room and separate toilet. Situated in Llanuwchllyn, a traditional village bordering Bala Lake it provides an excellent base and central location for outdoor recreational activities and a peaceful tranquil retreat with unspoilt countryside views to include the Arenig Mountains. A recent, sympathetically converted luxury barn, it offers accommodation for up to 8-10 guests comfortably. With a wealth of communal space, the double height living area combines the first sitting/ family room, dining area, kitchen, and games rooml. In addition to the four bedrooms (one with ensuite bathroom), there is a double bed settee upstairs, a large family bathroom, additional toilet with basin and a large utility area for any four legged friends looking to get dry after a long day out walking and swimming in the lake. There is underfloor heating throughout and fires within each living area. Entertainment is provided with a large 3-D television, DVD library, games console & board games. Outside the barn there is outside seating, use of a BBQ and ample on site car parking and storage for bikes. There are a range of facilities and walks within close proximity to the barn, we provide a full activity pack including walking guides to help you explore the best that the area has to offer. Within a 5 minute walk you can reach Rheilffordd Llyn Tegid (The Bala Lake Railway) which is a delightful 9 mile return journey by steam locomotive alongside Bala Lake, taking in the spectacular views of Snowdonia National Park. Please note unfortunately we do not accept any hen/stag parties. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
We request that our guests leave the property in the manner that they found it. Any spills or accidents must be dealt with immediately and if serious you must inform the owners immediately. Only a maximum of 2 dogs are allowed, pets must not be allowed in the bedrooms, and only left alone if house trained. Your deposit return will be affected if we feel these rules have not been adhered to.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Half bath, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Katy P
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2014
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Reviewed 24 July 2020

Firstly, Katy is a wonderful host. We had to move our booking several times (due to Covid) and Katy was so helpful, patient and very responsive throughout. The barn is so, so nice with everything being high spec and well thought out. It really exceeded...More

Date of stay: July 2020
Thank Cathncraig
Reviewed 30 October 2019

We have just had the most fantastic annual family weekend break at this lovely home, 3 generations of my favorite humans! The house was just perfect so much so we only ventured out to take in the beautiful scenery and walk our 4 legged friends!...More

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank Sam K
Reviewed 7 August 2019

Our family group of six adults and two children thoroughly enjoyed our week's stay in this spacious and comfortable property. It had everything we needed and the generous welcome pack was a thoughtful touch. The location is good for walkers and for water sports and...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank DavidT1
Dream765698, VR Owner at Holiday Barn Bala - Ysgubor Glandwr, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2019

Hi David, I’m really pleased you enjoyed your stay, and look forward to welcoming you again soon. Katy

Reviewed 5 July 2019

This barn conversion lacks nothing with quality F & F all the way through. It is well equipped, has loads of room & terrific views to the mountains from a large, safe garden. It was clear to us that a lot of thought has gone...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Tony G
Dream765698, VR Owner at Holiday Barn Bala - Ysgubor Glandwr, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2019

Hi Tony, I’m really pleased you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards Katy

Reviewed 7 May 2019

This was a lovely home for me and my family to stay in, beautiful views in a wonderful area. Highly recommend finding the local waterfall walking book in the draw as you walk in and the 3 peak walk to mountain Aran Benllyn. Otherwise there...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank elysecadden
Dream765698, VR Owner at Holiday Barn Bala - Ysgubor Glandwr, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2019

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay, and look forward to welcoming you again soon.

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Reviewed 23 April 2019

A stunning, spacious barn in a lovely location, close to both gentle and more challenging hikes and Bala steam train station. And there's plenty of space to stretch out with two sitting rooms, two bathrooms and airy bedrooms - perfect for a multi-generational (plus dog)...More

Date of stay: April 2019
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Dream765698, VR Owner at Holiday Barn Bala - Ysgubor Glandwr, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2019

We’re so glad you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you again.

Reviewed 21 February 2019

On our last day at this fantastic barn conversion. After a weeks holiday with my wife and youngest I can recommend not only Bala but this holiday rental. The family that own the property have been incredibly friendly and the property has been built with...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank NorthStar716852
Dream765698, VR Owner at Holiday Barn Bala - Ysgubor Glandwr, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2019

Really pleased your enjoying your stay and we would love to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards Katy

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Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: December 2018
Dream765698, VR Owner at Holiday Barn Bala - Ysgubor Glandwr, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2019

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Reviewed 4 September 2018

We have stayed in the Bala area for many years and at last we have found the perfect accommodation. The cottage was amazing. It was exceedingly well equipped with every home comfort possible and very spacious. A room for the men, a room for the...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank tomsV1879BK
Management response:Responded 8 September 2018

Hi Kay, We’re so pleased you enjoyed your stay at the barn, and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Katy.

Reviewed 20 August 2018

Lovely barn with plenty of space and facilities. Situated in a lovely quiet village with lots to do only a short drive away.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank sebc878
Management response:Responded 21 August 2018

We’re glad you enjoyed your stay and would love to welcome you back again soon. Katy

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Private Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Telephone
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Llanuwchllyn is a traditional village bordering Llyn Tegid (Bala Lake) within Snowdonia National Park. There is a small well stocked local shop and pub within the village, with further amenities, larger shops and restaurants located in Bala, just 4.5 miles away from Llanuwchllyn. There are a number of outdoor recreational centres in the local vicinity offering a wide range of activities and water sports including, horse riding, sailing, windsurfing, canyoning, gorge walking and white water rafting. We provide an activity pack within the accommodation to help you explore the best the area has to offer. Llanuwchylln is a truly versatile base with spectacular walks from the doorstep, a 30 minute drive away from the beautiful sandy beaches of Barmouth, and less than an hours drive for shoppers paradise in Chester.
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