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  • Bluebell Cottage

  • Betws y coed
  • Ref: 1013
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Bluebell Cottage

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  • Ref: 1013
Property Highlights:

Conwy Valley holiday cottage to rent near Llandudno, Llanrwst, Bodnant Gardens (NT) and Betws y Coed the Gateway to Snowdonia, perfect for all the outdoor activities North Wales has to offer, including Zip World Forest, Rock climbing, walking, slate mines, sandy beaches, boat trips etc Flexible Short Breaks Available throughout the year, except during school holidays.

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Price reduction of £50 for 1 to 2 guests.

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Guest Book Comments

Really lovely cottage - even better than expected and a fantastic base for our first holiday with a baby. The cottage was perfect for a little one and we loved all the finishing touches - wine, cake, milk, basics provided. Great location to explore North Wales too. Thank you so much.

Mike, Lish & baby, Ross on Wye - 2 June 2016
This review was left in the guest book at the property.

Lovely cottage with everything we needed. Enjoyed the peaceful location. We've had a great week. Thanks for the cake etc, much appreciated.

Helen & Audrey, Bristol - 9 July 2016
This review was left in the guest book at the property.

Thank you very much for the warm welcome, the beautiful sweetpeas & the delicious cake! Wonderful landscape, walks, and a perfect cottage!

Thomas, Martina, Ricarde Weldoing, Cologne, Germany - 6 August 2016
This review was left in the guest book at the property.

We had a wonderful two weeks in your beautiful cottage. Best choice for all kinds of activities. We climbed Snowdon on a perfect sunny day, crossed the hills with mountain bikes and had lazy days on the beaches in the north. Sure to come back soon. Thanks for a perfect holiday.

Stefan, Barbel, Lukas & Franka, Frankfurt, Germany - Frankfurt, Germany
This review was left in the guest book at the property.

A lovely cottage with everything we needed. Ideal location. New restaurant The Tal y Cafn well worth a visit.

Colin & Val, Northampton - 3 September 2016
This review was left in the guest book at the property.

Lovely cottage, well equipped and great location. The wine & cake made for a very welcome touch. Would recommend to anyone - thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

Brett & Ali, Bristol - 24 September 2016
This review was left in the guest book at the property.

A lovely warm and tasteful cottage. We have had a relaxing week, lazy mornings and lots of sight seeing. We enjoyed Penrhyn Castle and seeing red squirrels in Anglesey! Thank you for the biscuits wine and milk, also the supply of wood.

Karen & Ben, Stratford Upon Avon - 22 October 2016
This review was left in the guest book at the property.

Simply perfect! A fantastic Christmas spent walking the mountains. The Christmas tree and decorations made it special. Thank you again!

Alison & Keith, North Yorkshire - 29 December 2016
This review was left in the guest book at the property.

Best cottage we've stayed in so far in terms of cleanliness and comfort. Location a little remote though.

Philip Dixon - 21st October 2018

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Frans De Kort - 13th August 2018

We found Bluebell cottage to be very clean , comfortable & well equipped. In a lovely , quiet location , close enough to visit all areas in North Wales. We spent a lovely week there & would recommend it for anyone wanting to visit North Wales.

J Lloyd - 19th June 2018

The woodwork in cottage was exceptionally beautiful and finished to a very high standard. Everything about the cottage itself was five star. Disappointed that we had to ask for earlier entry than 4.30pm. Surely 3pm entry is an industry standard. Directions to and from cottage might be better to use the long way round and avoid one of the stretches of narrow single track lane where locals seem to expect right of way.

Reply from: Jill

Thank you for your 5 star review we are very glad that you enjoyed your stay.  4.30pm is our standard check in time, however we do inform all guests that if they want to arrive earlier they can contact the owner direct to arrange this.  We will liaise with the owner to look into a change in the directions that guests receive to make the journey easier.

A trusted customer - 26th May 2018

Lovely place, bad owners!

Reply from: Jill

Thank you for your 5 star review we are very glad that you enjoyed your stay.  4.30pm is our standard check in time, however we do inform all guests that if they want to arrive earlier they can contact the owner direct to arrange this.  We will liaise with the owner to look into a change in the directions that guests receive to make the journey easier.

Reply from: Jill

Thank you for your comments.  We are very sorry that you feel let down, we have tried on several occasions to contact you by email and phone to discuss  both your issues and your recent review and will continue to try to speak to you

Reply from: G Cawthorne

You have only tried to contact me since the review so I do not appreciate the misleading comments above.

G Cawthorne - 1st April 2018
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Property Description
Conwy Valley holiday cottage, WiFi, sleeps 4, North Wales - easy access to Anglesey
  • One of a pair of pretty wisteria and clematis clad cottages just above the lovely hamlet of Melin y Coed - ' Mill in the Woods' - in the delightful Conwy Valley.
  • Stylish and spacious, this Conwy Valley holiday cottage has been recently fully renovated by the owner (a cabinet maker) who has lovingly and skillfully made all the doors, windows, kitchen units and even the beds in a light ash wood (sleeps 4).
  • The warmly decorated sitting room with log burning stove and comfortable furnishings invites relaxation.
  • The pretty small cottage garden opposite the cottage has a galleried decking area - simply perfect for barbecues or relaxing and enjoying the tranquil setting.
  • Light and airy cottage bedrooms with fresh white decor and crisp white linen have elegant ash furnishings. Sleeps 4.
  • A stylish kitchen diner is fitted with painted white wooden cupboards complimented by ash table chairs, cupboards and shelves arranged with colourful china.
  • Lovely walks from the cottage through woodlands, valleys and fields strewn with wildflowers - bluebells and wild garlic in the spring, cow parsley and campion in the summer, and blackberries and rowan berries in the autumn.


2 Bedrooms sleeping a maximum of 4. 1 Double and 1 Twin on 1st floor.

Bathroom elegant with white tongue and groove and blue slate coloured walls. Bath with shower over, toilet and washbasin on 1st floor.

Cloakroom on ground floor with washbasin and toilet.

Kitchen luxury fully fitted kitchen with handmade ash units, electric oven, gas hob, dishwasher, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, table and chairs seating 4.

Sitting Room inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove, large sofa, armchair & easy chair, TV/DVD and video with basic Sky Package, sea grass fitted matting, colourful rugs, pictures, bookcase & lamps.

Grounds small cottage garden opposite with balcony decking, garden furniture, barbecue. Care with toddlers please, not enclosed.

NB: A refundable £100 security deposit is required per booking.

Additional Information


Short breaks - Winter

WiFi - Yes

Changeover - Saturday

Towels - No

Parking - Yes

Fuel - Oil central heating and starter pack of logs inclusive May to September. Outside these dates £25 p/w. Extra logs can be purchased from the owner 

Dogs - No

Travel cot - Yes

Highchair - Yes

About the Area
Llanrwst popular market town
  • 1 mile away is Llanrwst, a small historic town with it' s Inigo Jones (1636) bridge - and a pretty Virginia creeper covered cottage next to the bridge which serves scrumptious cream teas.The town has a range of amenities including bank, post office, library with internet facilities, supermarket, filling station, chemist, doctor, vet and interesting independent shops. A Farmer's Market is held on the third Saturday of each month - excellent local produce.
Gwydr Castle
  • An imposing Tudor Mansion across the river, is furnished exactly as it would have been 300 years ago - don' t forget to ask about the hidden room where supposedly the ghost of a monk still lingers!
Betws y Coed, Gateway to Snowdonia
  • Betws y Coed, the gateway to Snowdonia, is full of interesting shops and lovely walks along the river.
Family Activities
  • Snowdonia National Park is home to a wealth of family activities. Visit Zip World for the longest Zip Wire ride in Europe, Bounce Below for trampolines strung across old slate caverns, Treetop Trampolines and the Fforest Coaster (a toboggan run on rails through the forest). Surf Snowdonia is a state of the art Water Park with a wave lagoon for learners, improvers and experienced surfers. Learn mountaineering skills (for all levels of experience) at the National Mountain Centre Plas y Bryn.
Llandudno, North Wales premier resort
  • Full of Victorian charm with safe bathing, sandy beaches and a promenade with a wide boulevard, lined with elegant hotels gives it an air of the French Riviera! A delightful day out for 4 guests staying at this Conwy Valley holiday cottage.
Sychnant Pass & the village of Dwygfylchi
  • Take a drive along this spectacular mountain pass via the Upper Gate in the old town walls of Conwy. The road runs along the south side of Conwy Mountain then between the high stone walls of the Pen Sychnant Estate emerging to superb views. It then drops rapidly to the valley floor where it reaches the little village of Dwygyfylchi and the sea. Have your camera ready.
Penmaenmawr Beach & Llanfairfechan Beach
  • Penmaenmawr is a long sandy beach with Blue Flag status. Llanfaifechan is a modest resort popular for its beach and its walks.
  • Lake Geirionnydd in the Gwydyr Forest - safe bathing in peaceful surroundings, ideal for picnics and relaxation - lots to discover close to this Conwy Valley holiday cottage.
CADW Explorer Pass
  • Invest in an Explorer Pass and save money on seeing as many Cadw (official guardian of the built heritage of Wales) attractions as you like in 3 days or 5 days. Passes are available at any staffed Cadw site such as Caernarfon Castle. Good value for 4 guests staying in this Conwy Valley holiday cottage.
Bodnant Garden National Trust
  • Bodnant is a world famous National Trust garden in the Conwy Valley noted for its botanical collections and beautiful Laburnum Arch. There is a large gift shop with many garden accessories and a tearoom.
Dwygyfylchi a Village between sea and mountain
  • Dwygyfylchi is a pleasant coastal village 2 miles west of Conwy. There are a great number of antiquities in the area including cromlechs and stone circles.
Padarn Country Park Walks
  • Enjoy strolling through one or several of the many inviting footpaths crisscrossing this award winning countryside park with Padarn lake and woodland. There are plenty of opportunities to stop and picnic. If you prefer you can also cycle.
Gypsy Wood, Bontnewydd
  • 20 acres of magical fantasy land with fairies - a must for animal lovers and train enthusiasts. Home to Wales largest miniature railway. A fun packed family attraction.
Days away
  • A scenic 1 hour drive through the Snowdonia mountains leads to the iconic bridges over to the Isle of Anglesey. Explore this bucolic landscape with a rugged coastline numerous unspoiled beaches, tiny coves and sleepy villages. Visit Beaumaris Castle, Plas Newydd Country House and Gardens N.T. and ancient Burial Chambers of Lligwy and Bryn Celli Ddu. Eat at Dylan's or The Old Butchers in Menai Bridge, the Oyster Catcher at Rhosneigr or La Marina at Felinheli.

Beautifully presented holiday cottage for year round breaks in the Conwy Valley at the gateway to Snowdonia.
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