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Stabal Llew Coch:Hot Tub, Lake & Restaurants-82212

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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
1 night minimum
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If you're looking for a peaceful and tranquil countryside holiday with the convenience of the amenities of the town, then this is the place for you! Located within an enclosed yard (previously a farm yard), it offers a real sense of privacy, yet you are within strolling distance of the town of Bala with its shops, cafés, restaurants and pubs, and just 500m from Llyn Tegid (Bala lake) with its watersports and breathtaking views. This tastefully restored barn conversion really has the wow factor, with beautiful wooden beams, exposed stonework, and finished to a high spec, – and best of all, you have private use of the indulgent and relaxing hot tub. Surrounded by picturesque walks, popular attractions, scenic views, and located in a friendly Welsh speaking community, this is the perfect bal...If you're looking for a peaceful and tranquil countryside holiday with the convenience of the amenities of the town, then this is the place for you! Located within an enclosed yard (previously a farm yard), it offers a real sense of privacy, yet you are within strolling distance of the town of Bala with its shops, cafés, restaurants and pubs, and just 500m from Llyn Tegid (Bala lake) with its watersports and breathtaking views. This tastefully restored barn conversion really has the wow factor, with beautiful wooden beams, exposed stonework, and finished to a high spec, – and best of all, you have private use of the indulgent and relaxing hot tub. Surrounded by picturesque walks, popular attractions, scenic views, and located in a friendly Welsh speaking community, this is the perfect balance of town and country. Size – sleeps four in two bedrooms. Beds – one king (can be twin beds if prearranged), two single.(single sofa bed in lounge.) Rooms – ground floor – open plan living, dining and kitchen area, king-size bedroom, twin bedroom, bathroom. Kitchen and utilities – ceramic touch control hob with oven, dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, fridge freezer. Entertainment – flatscreen TV with DVD player in living area, and bedrooms also include a flat screen TV with Freeview and DVD player. For families – cot and high chair available on request. Outside – enclosed garden with hot tub for your exclusive use, decking area with garden furniture and flowerbeds. Parking – ample private parking. General – bedlinen, towels and dressing gowns provided. Heating and electricity included. Welcome pack includes tea, coffee, sugar and milk and Welsh cakes. Wi-Fi available. Hairdryer provided. Sofa bed available in the living area for an extra guest on request. Owners are happy to help with any queries, or to provide local knowledge or recommendations. Basic items such as dishwasher tablets, washing up liquid, salt-and-pepper, and tea towels provided. Pets – no pets. Notes – This property has a £150 good housekeeping refundable bond, which is payable to Best of Wales along with the balance of your holiday. Alternatively, you can waiver this bond by paying a non-refundable fee of £5 per person instead. Please specify when booking if you would like the first bedroom to be prepared as a king size bed or two single beds. Hot tub can be used at any time, but we do ask guests to keep the noise down after 10:30pm.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Manager
Best Of Wales (Property Manager Best of Wales Holiday Cottages )
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2011
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Reviewed 1 March 2020 via mobile

Stunning cottage in a great location! Manon and Gareth were very helpful on our stay, as were their parents who were living next door to us. My 2 girls enjoyed playing with their daughter over the 7 days we were there. The cottage was warm...More

Date of stay: February 2020
Thank LeeBrass80
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Lovely 2 bed barn conversion, all modern amenities, including hot tub, which our 10 year old loved. Great location, Bala is only a small town, but has a selection of restaurants and pubs to choose from, and is within close proximity (30-40 miles) to many...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Garthiem
mahoneyg1978, VR Owner at Stabal Llew Coch:Hot Tub, Lake & Restaurants-82212, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Lovely comments, thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review and booking with Best of Wales. Glad that our hosts helped to make your stay special and your daughter enjoyed her treat. The area is lovely and access to walks and...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018

This holiday cottage has been renovated to very high standards. It is really comfortable and in an amazing area.The kitchen equipment is all in new condition and there is a good supply of crockery etc to enable good use of the small dishwasher. We found...More

Date of stay: March 2018
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mahoneyg1978, VR Owner at Stabal Llew Coch:Hot Tub, Lake & Restaurants-82212, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Lovely comments and so good to hear you enjoyed the property and appreciate all it has to offer. A great deal of thought went into the renovations which have made the property a fabulus place to enjoy at the end of a day exploring. Our...More

Reviewed 24 September 2017

Possibly one of the best cottages we've ever stayed at, just got back from a brilliant weekend, the cottage was brilliant and with everything you need already there. The hot tub was a brilliant bonus. The owner Gareth couldn't of been more welcoming and informative...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank m_m_m_hig
mahoneyg1978, VR Owner at Stabal Llew Coch:Hot Tub, Lake & Restaurants-82212, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thank you for booking with Best of Wales and leaving such an amazing review. Glad you felt welcome and as we say in Welsh croeso cynnes i Gymru. You enjoyed a warm Welsh welcome. Hope you visit again soon as there is lots to do...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

Fantastic little holiday home well located for all of Bala's restaurants, shops, bars and activities. Gareth and family very welcoming and helpful. Hot tub was a great way to relax after each busy day. Highly recommended.

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Dave H
mahoneyg1978, VR Owner at Stabal Llew Coch:Hot Tub, Lake & Restaurants-82212, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Thank you for the lovely comments. Good to hear that you felt welcome and enjoyed the hot tub. Lots to enjoy and it is a great way to relax. Hope to welcome you again soon Suzanne - Best of Wales Team

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Reviewed 16 May 2017

Booked for a weekend away to visit Zip World which is just 40-50 mins drive away and what a lovely little place it was. We arrived and was greeted by Manon and Gareth who were both very friendly and welcoming, briefly showing us around the...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank DavidFlaxten
mahoneyg1978, VR Owner at Stabal Llew Coch:Hot Tub, Lake & Restaurants-82212, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thank you for such stunning feedback. Good to hear that Gareth and Manon made you feel at home. As you can see the cottage has been lovingly restored with huge attention to detail to make your visit special. The hot tub is a great way...More

Reviewed 15 February 2017

A fabulous get-a-way. Manon and Gareth were on-hand to welcome us. Great care and attention has been invested throughout. Thank you Manon and Gareth - the Stone family loved our stay....it was just too short!!More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank Stone_Robert
mahoneyg1978, VR Owner at Stabal Llew Coch:Hot Tub, Lake & Restaurants-82212, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Thank you for booking with Best oof Wales and taking the time to write such a lovely review. The cottage is lovely and really matches the old and new beautifully. Manon and Gareth have thought carefully about the renovation and great to hear you appreciated...More

Reviewed 29 January 2017

We had a fabulous time in Stabel Llew coch. The cottage was pristine and had lots of character with beams, mood lighting, a wonderful hot tub and all the amenities you would need! The location is perfect as it is situated next to pubs, water-sports...More

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank 228aded
mahoneyg1978, VR Owner at Stabal Llew Coch:Hot Tub, Lake & Restaurants-82212, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Thank you for booking with Best of Wales and your lovely comments. The property is gorgeous and the hot tub makes for a relaxing break. The property owners are very helpful and be great to welcome you back again soon. Regards Suzanne Best of Wales...More

Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

We had such an amazing time staying here! The place is beautiful and the hot tub was a well earned relaxation after exploring Wales! The owners weee extremely helpful and kind! Would recommend staying here!More

Date of stay: December 2016
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mahoneyg1978, VR Owner at Stabal Llew Coch:Hot Tub, Lake & Restaurants-82212, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2016

Thank you for taking your time to write a review on your stay at Stabal Llew Coch. It's great to hear that you had an amazing time and was able to use the hot tub on your stay. Feel free to contact us to re-book...More

Reviewed 22 September 2016

Stayed from Sunday 18th - Thursday 22nd. On arrival was greeted with a friendly warm welcome from Manon & Gareth who showed us the property. Excellent facilities especially the hot tub great after a day of walking and sight seeing. The view at the back...More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank Mick S
mahoneyg1978, VR Owner at Stabal Llew Coch:Hot Tub, Lake & Restaurants-82212, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2016

Thank you for booking with Best of Wales. There has been a great deal of thought put into the property. So really good to hear that you appreciate the details and great to hear you felt really welcome and at home. It is a great...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Private Garden
Secure Parking
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Good Nightlife
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
Walks •Bala Lake – Up to a 10 mile walk around the 4 mile long, stunning lake. 0.3 miles from the cottage. •Aran mountain range offers 14 summits above 2,000ft. The ridge makes an excellent linear walk and includes the two major summits of Aran Fawddwy (2969ft) and Aran Benllyn (2904ft). Route starts from Llanuwchllyn, 5 miles. •Arenig mountain range has 13 summits above 2,000ft, including Arenig Fawr and Moel Llyfnant. Route begins near Llyn Celyn, 4 miles Cycling / Mountain Biking •Bala Lake - The 10 mile scenic route around the lake can also be cycled. 0.3 miles from your cottage. •Llyn Celyn – 15 mile circular route around another scenic lake. 4 miles •Antur Stiniog Mountain Biking Centre, Blaenau Ffestiniog. 18 miles •Coed-y-Brenin Mountain Biking Centre – Suitable routes for all a...
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