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Bryn Gwyn, Borth y Gest

37 reviews
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4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
Minimum stay varies
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Rated 5 stars by Visit Wales, Bryn Gwyn is an immaculate character cottage which has been recently renovated and equipped to an excellent standard. Bryn Gwyn and its neighbour Tegfryn (see advert 214302) were constructed around 1900 in the beautiful and unspoilt coastal village of Borth y Gest, North Wales. Outside, the balcony and front garden provide a glorious coastal vista across Tremadog Bay to the Snowdonia mountains beyond. All the rooms to the front of the house also benefit from these unobstructed views. Bryn Gwyn sleeps a maximum of 8 people (plus one cot) in 4 bedrooms. There is spacious living accommodation downstairs with a kitchen/ diner, a front lounge with wood burner, a rear sitting room/ snug with games console etc and a downstairs WC. There are 4 bedrooms u...Rated 5 stars by Visit Wales, Bryn Gwyn is an immaculate character cottage which has been recently renovated and equipped to an excellent standard. Bryn Gwyn and its neighbour Tegfryn (see advert 214302) were constructed around 1900 in the beautiful and unspoilt coastal village of Borth y Gest, North Wales. Outside, the balcony and front garden provide a glorious coastal vista across Tremadog Bay to the Snowdonia mountains beyond. All the rooms to the front of the house also benefit from these unobstructed views. Bryn Gwyn sleeps a maximum of 8 people (plus one cot) in 4 bedrooms. There is spacious living accommodation downstairs with a kitchen/ diner, a front lounge with wood burner, a rear sitting room/ snug with games console etc and a downstairs WC. There are 4 bedrooms upstairs; one king with en-suite, one double, one twin and one bunk. There is also a family bathroom located upstairs. Access to the balcony is off the landing. Bistro chairs are provided on the balcony. Access to the front garden is via the kitchen French windows or front door. A picnic bench ('King Arthur table') with seating for 8 people is located in the front garden to enjoy the magnificent views. A back courtyard area is also available to hang washing, store bikes and wash muddy boots etc. Heating (gas central heating), electricity, gas, linen, towels, wi-fi access and a welcome tray are all included in the tariff. Please note that Bryn Gwyn cannot to be used for parties. Borth y Gest is a quiet, family-orientated holiday village. Bryn Gwyn is a semi-detached property in a village setting with neighbours on either side. All our guests must be considerate to our neighbours in terms of their privacy and enjoyment of the peaceful nature of the locality. More
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About the Owner
Jane V
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2012
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

Spent a great week here, walking distance to a number of fabulous beaches - steep steps up to the house but worth it for the terrific views of the coastline. - would definitely recommend for a family/walking holiday !!

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank andystandish
Reviewed 24 March 2018

We have always liked Borth y Gest and this was our first stay in this beautiful area. We chose this house because of it's location, overlooking the bay. Bryn Gwyn is a beautiful house with all good-sized rooms, with comfortable bedrooms and lounge and well-equipped...More

Date of stay: March 2018
1  Thank Allan S
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

Great activities in the area which are easily accessible. We had 2 teenage girls with us and they enjoyed all we did with them

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank lilypears108
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Visited Borth y Gest for a long weekend and we were delighted from start to finish at the Bryn Gwyn guest house. We were welcomed by the owner who couldn't have done more to make our stay enjoyable. As we were shown round the huge...More

Date of stay: September 2016
1  Thank Sebastian D
Reviewed 20 January 2017

It’s my second visit to the house, both of which I have really enjoyed. The area is amazing, very tranquil, lush and smart looking. The bay always seems to be filled with Oyster Catchers ‘peeping’ away, the place reminds me of child hood trips to...More

Date of stay: October 2016
Thank paulnield
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Fireplace
Additional amenities & feature info
36' flat screen TV & DVD player are provided in the front lounge. 32' flat screen TV, DVD player, wii console plus games are provided in the rear sitting room/snug. A portable ipod docking station & digital radio is available for use. The telephone is for incoming calls only. Free Wi-fi access is provided to all guests. New bathroom suites have been fitted to the family bathroom, en-suite and downstairs WC. A cast iron ceiling clothes airer is provided in the downstairs WC room. Highchair, travelcot (without linen) and stairgate available upon request. Please note that the property is strictly non-smoking. Well behaved dogs are welcome although we ask guests not to allow dogs upstairs or on the furniture.
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About the neighbourhood
Bryn Gwyn and Tegfryn are ideally situated in the picturesque coastal Victorian village of Borth-y-GestBorth-y-Gest is located to the east of the popular Llyn Peninsular and adjacent west of the Snowdonia National Park.This pretty unspoilt village has retained its Victorian charm with colourful terraced houses fronting onto a horseshoe-shaped promenade that skirts the perimeter of this sheltered bay where small boats are moored.Amenities in the village include a shop, tea room, petrol station and bistro restaurant all of which overlook the harbour. A short 15 minute walk along the coastal path to the east takes you to the popular tourist town of Porthmadog where there is a extensive range of cafes, shops and pubs.<The views from Borth-y-Gest are spectacular with a panorama sweeping across ...
How to get there
Manchester and Liverpool airports are about 2hours drive (approx 100 miles). The nearest mainline station is Porthmadog (1 mile from Bryn Gwyn and Tegfryn). Local bus services run between Porthmadog, Borth-y-Gest and surrounding towns and villages. Borth-y-Gest is approximately 15 minutes walk from Porthmadog.
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