Bodarfor (By The Sea)

Ref: 1060
Above beach, Aberdaron, Llyn Peninsula (View Location on a map)
5 Guests
3 Bedrooms
2 Bathrooms
Accepts 3 Dogs
£583 7 Night Breaks From
£16.66 Average Per Person Per Night
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Bodarfor (By The Sea) was handpicked by our team to join our portfolio. Here's just a few of the reasons we think you'll love staying in Bodarfor (By The Sea) too!

  • Great location for walking the coastal path 
  • Detached holiday cottage in lovely unspoilt coastal village of Aberdaron
  • 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms with parking for 2 vehicles and good WiFi
  • Well-equipped warm property, cleaned and maintained to a very high standard
  • Private attractive lawned garden with decking and sea views over Aberdaron Bay
  • Only 100 metres to village offering great food, shops, beach and coastal walks
  • Dog friendly property, perfect for rest, relaxation and exploring the Llyn - less than 100 meters to the beach

Very Good Quality
Rated 4.4/5 (read reviews)
Features You'll Love

  • Coastal Area
  • Dog Friendly
  • Sea Views
  • WiFi
  • Enclosed Garden
  • Private Parking
  • Family Friendly
  • Detached Property
  • Pubs Nearby
  • Beaches Nearby

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About Bodarfor (By The Sea)

Coastal holiday cottage in Aberdaron beside the sandy beach, Llyn Peninsula Dogs welcome

  • At the wild and beautiful tip of the Llyn Peninsula in the pretty village of Aberdaron, this coastal holiday cottage has been lovingly restored with great attention to detail.
  • Clean simple lines, white walls, pale blue furnishings and lovely seascape pictures all contribute to the nautical theme.
  • French doors lead out to the fully enclosed garden which has a decking area perfect for eating out and enjoying the spectacular sunsets and sea views.
  • Bodafor has WiFi Internet, so take your computer, perfect for working holidays, entertainment & information.
  • Aberdaron has 2 pubs serving great meals, one with a terrace directly overlooking the beach, 2 tea rooms, the Sblash fish bar, an ice cream parlour selling award-winning ice cream and an excellent bakery with a tea room upstairs. The Spar has a post office counter and the Eleri Stores sells fishing tackle, frozen bait, newspapers, lottery tickets and freshly cooked takeaway pizza.
  • The National Trust interactive visitor centre in Aberdaron promotes the many attractions of the Llyn Peninsula.
  • The ancient church of St Hywyn's in Aberdaron was the last stopping off point for pilgrims to Bardsey Island.
  • There is so much to see and do within 200 yards of Bodarfor!

Layout & Further Information

3 Bedrooms sleeping maximum of 5. 2 Doubles (each with a sea view) and 1 Single all on 1st floor.

Bathroom on 1st floor with toilet, washbasin and bath with shower over.

Shower Room on ground floor with shower cubicle, toilet and washbasin.

Kitchen fitted units, electric hob & double oven, dishwasher, microwave with grill, fridge with ice box, fridge/freezer (in rear hallway), TV, table and chairs seating 6.

Sun Lounge small, with 2 wooden chairs.

Lounge wooden floor with rug, 3 piece suite, Laura Ashley wicker chair, Captain's chest, with shell display, TV/Blue Ray/DVD and radio. Ample supply of videos and DVD's plus games, bookshelf with eclectic collection of reading material

French doors to patio and garden.

Utility Room at the side of the house with washing machine, tumble dryer, washing line, heavy rack for wet suits, ample storage for bikes etc.

Garden medium sized garden fully enclosed with patio, lawn and decking area with sea views, garden furniture, wooden garden shed.

Additional Information

Short breaks - No

WiFi - Yes

Changeover - Saturday

Towels - No

Parking - Yes, private off-road parking for 2 cars

Fuel - Oil central heating inclusive June, July and August. Outside these dates 30 p/w

Dogs - 2, welcome free, may consider 3rd @ 25 p/w (sorry no husky breeds). Please call to ask.

Travel cot - No

Highchair - No

Bed linen - Included as standard

Reviews & Comments
Visitors Rate This Property 4.4/5

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Guestbook Comments

If you've ever visited a holiday cottage before, you most likely have seen a guestbook in the property for guests to leave a review for others when they arrive. Each of the following comments was lovingly left by people just like you in the guestbook left at Bodarfor (By The Sea).

The Growdon humans and dogs.
22nd June 2019

Beautiful view and well-equipped house. Weather was kind to us which is always a bonus! Dogs had a fab time on the beach. Aberdaron is a lovely quiet little village away from the madness of Abersoch and Pwllheli.

Rita and Sandy
15th June 2019

Lovely warm house. needed as weather was quite wintry for June. Loved the easy access to the beach which Spike ( dog ) loved. Nice village, able to buy almost anything.

Glyn, Gillian, Bella and Nellie
8th June 2019

Thank you for another wonderful stay. Weather not as good as last year but had a great time.

Debbie & Jason
30th May 2019

A wonderful cottage - excellent location & very well equipped. Had a wonderful time and we hope to be back again.

Annie & Rae
25th May 2019

Had a wonderful week. Weather has been warm and dry. House is really well equipped! Village has everything you need. Try the bakers. Bread, cakes and pastries to die for!! Needed the dog walks.

About the Area

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Aberdaron shops and beach

  • Stroll 100 yds down to the village where there are two good pubs serving excellent food and wine and an ancient white washed cafe offering lovely seafood and afternoon teas. The stunning bay and its sandy beach lie just beyond.

Uwchmynydd (N.T)

  • This is a heath covered headland above the village and is and home to a variety of rare plants and birds - an ideal spot from where to catch sight of elusive Bardsey Island which is invisible from the village or the Peninsula.

Llyn Peninsula Coastal Path near Aberdaron coastal holiday cottage

  • The Coastal Path can be joined in Aberdaron - a gentle and unhurried way to explore the rugged coastline and discover secret little bays in which to enjoy picnics!

Plas yn Rhiw Manor House (N.T)

  • A delightful manor house nearby, garden lovers will appreciate the many flowering trees and shrubs and brilliant displays of bluebells in early summer.

Abersoch, Llanbedrog Beach (N.T) & Coconut Kitchen (Thai Cuisine)

  • Visit the Art Gallery in Abersoch, beautiful Llanbedrog Beach and don't miss lively Pwllheli's quirky shops. There are peaceful wooded lanes and quiet villages inland to explore all within an easy drive of this house in Aberdaron.
  • Enjoy fresh aromatic Thai cuisine at the Coconut Kitchen in Abersoch.

Bodnant Garden NT

  • World famous Bodnant Garden (N.T) at Tal y Cafn is noted for its botanical collections and beautiful laburnum arch. The on site garden centre sells plants and stylish garden related products.

Porth Tocyn Restaurant & Flipside Jewellery, Abersoch

  • This excellent restaurant has been mentioned in the Good Food Guide every year since 1957. Be sure to book in advance to avoid disappointment.
  • Flipside Jewellery in Abersoch produces beautiful and unusual handmade silver jewellery on the premises. Do drop in and browse.

Neuadd Dwyfor Cinema, Pwllheli

  • Enjoy an evening out at the Neuadd Dwyfor Cinema with pop-corn, ice-cream and confectionary available in the foyer.

Glasfryn Park Multi Activity Centre, Y Ffor

  • A wonderful day out for the whole family. Choose from karting, fishing, ten pin bowling, archery, wake boarding, quads and more. Eat at one of two licensed restaurants and stock up on local produce from the farm shop.

Ffestiniog Railway & Welsh Highlands Railway, Porthmadog

  • Enjoy a nostalgic trip on this unique narrow gauge railway journey from Porthmadog to Blaenau Ffestiniog.
  • The Welsh Highlands Railway journey travels from Porthmadog through the glorious Snowdonia countryside to Caernarfon. (newly opened 2010)

Days away

  • Visit Snowdonia National Park for wonderful walking and mountain biking opportunities, steam train rides, Snowdon Mountain Railway, historic buildings, industrial heritage, adventure activities and breath taking coastal and mountain scenery.

Bodafor is a family and dog friendly coastal cottage for holidays set in a lovely location above Aberdaron beach.

Eat & Drink

See below for a selection of pubs, restaurants, and eateries near Bodarfor (By The Sea).

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Becws Islyn Bakery & Cafe
( 0.1 miles away )

Beautiful thatched bakery selling freshly baked bread daily, big homemade cakes, sausage rolls, savoury pies and freshly made sandwiches. The Coffee House upstairs has an outdoor balcony area where you can enjoy a cup of tea or coffee, a giant breakfast or homemade lunch. Here you can learn a little about the history of Aberdaron when looking at the murals around the room. You'll be sure of a very warm welcome.

The Beach Hut formerly Y Gegin Fawr Caf
( 0.1 miles away )

This characterful cafe now serves cream teas, homemade cakes and scones as well as locally caught crab and lobster to eat in or take away. Eat inside or on the riverside terrace.

Sblash Fish Bar
( 0.1 miles away )

Fish & Chip shop/Fish bar with a twist. Fish lovers, whether you choose to dine-in or takeaway, the extensive menu offers an array of dishes, including, homemade crab cakes, and locally caught lobster tails, deep-fried in a light crispy batter.

The Ship
( 0.2 miles away )

A very warm welcome awaits all who come to The Ship's bar and restaurant. Popular amongst locals and tourist, The Ship is Aberdaron’s No.1 destination for those who like a tipple or two and fantastic food. The bar is modern and welcoming but you’re never too far away from the old traditions. A well stocked bar offers a wide selection locally produced beers, ales, wine and spirits. Be sure to try the specially named ale “Brenin Enlli (The Bardsey King)”, produced by local brewery Cwrw Llyn of nearby Nefyn.

Gwesty Ty Newydd
( 0.2 miles away )

Aberdaron seafront bar with a large balcony seating area overlooking the beach. Perfect location for a drink at sunset.

The Sun, Llanengan
( 7.1 miles away )

An inviting pub with open fire, beer garden & patio. Real ales and traditional pub food are served.

Venetia Restaurant
( 8.6 miles away )

Italian influenced menu with an emphasis on seafood & pasta. Warm welcoming & stylish

Goslings Meals on Keels
( 8.6 miles away )

Take out food service. Ready cooked meals, pates & soups. Outside catering. Hampers

The Coconut Kitchen
( 8.6 miles away )

Decorated with oriental lamps and dark wood furniture to create a warm, stylish and intimate atmosphere. The Coconut Kitchen overlooks the harbour. An interesting and innovative menu.

( 8.6 miles away )

Pizzas and pastas with daily changing specials board

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