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Crab Cottage Llyn Peninsula, North Wales

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Dog
  • Reference 1251
Why we recommend Crab Cottage...

Morfa Nefyn Beach Cottage sleeps 6 near Porthdinllaen (National Trust), Llyn Peninsula

About Crab Cottage
Morfa Nefyn beach cottage sleeps 6 and welcomes 1 small dog
  • Morfa Nefyn's glorious beach is only a 5 minutes walk from the very aptly named Crab Cottage with its nautical decorative theme - peaceful seascape paintings displayed on pristine white walls, furnishings with pale duck egg blue paintwork and lots of pretty touches throughout.
  • The ground floor has an open plan living/dining/kitchen as well as a bedroom with king size bed, a twin bedroom and a shower room. There is an additional twin bedroom and bathroom on the 1st floor. The rear garden with its decking and colourful borders continues the nautical theme.

About The Area
Morfa Nefyn & Porthdinllaen beaches near holiday cottage
  • This lovely sandy beach is always popular, walk to Porthdinllaen at low tide and enjoy a drink at the Ty Coch pub - the third most popular beach bar in the world!
  • Porthdinllaen, once a smugglers' cove, is now owned by the National Trust and is one of the gems of the Peninsula.
Lleyn Peninsula Coastal Path
  • Join this at the entrance of Morfa Nefyn beach, in springtime and early summer the cliff tops are covered in a blanket of wild flowers - a birdwatchers paradise too - look out for oyster catchers, cormorants and the emblem of the Lleyn, the distinctive chough with its red bill and legs.
Nefyn Golf Course
  • This renowned championship course close to the cottage is on the headland above the village - stupendous views from this setting high above the sea.
Local Stores
  • Buy locally and shop in the general stores nearby for a good selection of excellent locally sourced meat, fresh fish and vegetables.
Porth Towyn, Tudweiliog
  • This lovely sandy beach is just a few miles west of Morfa Nefyn, Park the car and walk across the fields and choose your favourite cove from the many small coves which can be reached down the steep grassy slopes from the Lleyn Peninsula coastal path.
Abersoch, Llanbedrog
  • Lots more beaches to discover, - Abersoch and Llanbedrog with their colourful beach huts - enjoy a 'Fish'n'Trips' from Abersoch and spot dolphins, seals and harbour porpoises whilst catching your supper!
Hell's Mouth (Porth Neigwl)
  • Drive through timeless little villages including Llanengan, with its pretty 15th century church and a pub serving food, to the wide expanse of sand at Hell's Mouth.
  • Nearly four miles long and facing south west Hell's Mouth rarely becomes crowded and is thought by many to be the best surfing beach in Wales.
Plas Glyn y Weddw Art Gallery, Llanbedrog.
  • This is Wales's oldest art gallery and shows local and international artists. Built in 1850's this Victorian gothic mansion is perfect venue for art works. Enjoy views of Cardigan Bay and Snowdonia from their excellent tea rooms.
Aberdaron
  • The 'Land's End' of North Wales, remote and full of history, the embarkation point for pilgrims in Medieval times for Bardsey Island.
  • Enjoy freshly caught sea food in all the local hostelries and admire St. Hywyn's church at the water's edge in this lovely whitewashed village.
  • Take a boat trip from here to Bardsey Island and sail along the rugged coastline passing tiny islands awash with seabirds.
Greenwood Forest Park
  • Enjoy a great day out for all the family At Greenwood Forest Park - voted best family attraction in North Wales for the last 2 years.
Plas Glynllifon Historic Park & Mansion
  • This Park with its 8 miles of paths is home to some of the rarest flora and fauna in the country. A designated Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) the estate grounds are rich in wildlife and home to many rare and endangered species.
  • There are cascading terraced waterfalls and the remains of a water mill - the steam engine that is on display was restored by the one and only Fred Dibnah!
  • Plas Glynllifon Mansion is considered to be the finest Grade One Listed Regency House in North Wales, originally seat of the Lord Newborough Family and home of the Prince of Wales Investiture Ball, now a fully licensed venue and available on an exclusive hire basis for both small and large events - wonderful surroundings for a wedding!
Days away
  • Leave the Lleyn Peninsula just for a day to explore the magnificent nearby Snowdonia National Park. Discover breath taking scenery, steam trains, the Snowdon Mountain Railway, haunted houses, historic houses, mighty castles and more. Enjoy walking mountain biking, watersports and thrilling adventures such as Bounce Below, Treetop Adventures, Zip Wire, Fforest Coaster and Surf Snowdonia.
Enjoy fulfilling holidays based in this characterful cottage near Morfa Nefyn beach.
Property Layout

3 Bedrooms sleeping a maximum of 6. 1 Double with Kingsize bed wardrobe and chest of drawers. 1 Twin with chest of drawers. Both on ground floor. 1 Twin with chest of drawers on 1st floor. 

Bathroom with full suite on 1st floor. Shower Room with toilet & washbasin on ground floor.

Living/dining/kitchen open plan with 2 x 2 seater sofas, 2 easy chairs,log burning stove, Free view TV/DVD, dining table and chairs seating 6, luxury fitted well equipped kitchen, electric cooker with induction hob and double oven, dishwasher, microwave, fridge with ice box.

Utility Room with washing machine, sink and storage space for beach equipment.

Grounds enclosed rear garden with decking, lawn, garden furniture. Small front garden care with toddlers please, gate needs to be kept shut.


Additional Information

 

Short breaks - Winter

WiFi - Yes

Changeover - Friday

Towels - No

Parking - Yes for 1 car

Fuel - Oil central heating inclusive May to September. Outside these dates £35 p/w

Dogs - 1 at £25 p/w

Travel cot - Yes on request

Highchair - Yes on request

Access Information

Is there parking for at least one car within the cottage grounds? Yes

Is there a gate to open? Yes

If no parking within the grounds is there parking within 100m? Yes

Does this parking have reserved disabled spaces (min width 3.6m)? Yes

Are there paths? Yes

Are paths level and firm? Yes

Type of suface Gravel

Are there dropped kerbs or changes in level? Yes

Are paths at least 1.2m wide? Yes

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Why you love Crab Cottage
Thank you Crab Cottage for a lovely week. Despite the weather - managed to have a great time.The cottage is perfect. Recommend Porth Towyn beach and walks along the golf course to the Ty Coch Inn. Hope to be back again! The garage has everything you need. Try their steak & ale pies!
Bob, Ruth, Lucy & Rosie Pettit, N. Yorks
Lovely well equipped cottage with great decor and a sweet little garden. We have been very lucky with the weather and had a very enjoyable time.
Kay, Gresley& Ellie Malpas, Cheshire
Our 3rd visit! ... says all! Love the cottage, love the location, hopefully be back next year!
Joani, Blaine, Elaine & Gemma the Cocker
A lovely week - though with changeable weather - we visit the Lleyn Peninsula twice a year to spend time with family nearby & are delighted to have found this super cottage.
Alyson, Olivia, Hannah Barter, Suffolk
Super cottage - so light and airy - beautifully furnished. We loved sitting out for meals & drinks. Bobbi loved the smells of previous dogs. Our favourite walk was through the golf course to Porthdinllaen. Views to die for. Thanks we shall return!
Trish & Ed Cwmbran Gwent
Crab Cottage is the most wonderful cottage I have ever been in – and the garden is a sheer delight. We were thrilled when we arrived on the 7th and when we opened the door it was just breath taking what we saw.

You have clearly spent a lot of money to get the cottage the way it is and it is absolutely perfect – the décor, the room – just everything – so thank you for letting us share your home. The shower is incredible and so easy to use. We had the double room and my sister the twin room downstairs, so we didn’t use upstairs at all.

We will go back to Crab Cottage again !
Edwina Stanley
Family get together revisiting old haunts and exploring new. Terrific cottage in excellent location and stunning scenery. House keeping excellent. We agree with other recommendations but would add Barmouth (by train from Pwllheli) and the coastal path from Tudweiliog to Porth Dinllaen. Would love to come again. P.S. Amazing weather!
Gillian & Brian Notts, Nigel & Barmara Cheshire, Lesley & Graham Newcastle under Lyme
Lovely cottage, very comfortable! We've had all types of weather this week with an extreme storm on Monday! Very glad of the stove and central heating. Some beautiful places to visit especially the N.T. property & gallery Plas yn Rhiw near Llanbedrog. Do try The Ship at Edern - very good food! Hope to visit again - the stunning Lleyn Peninsula.
Lesley & Tom
Property Layout

3 Bedrooms sleeping a maximum of 6. 1 Double with Kingsize bed wardrobe and chest of drawers. 1 Twin with chest of drawers. Both on ground floor. 1 Twin with chest of drawers on 1st floor. 

Bathroom with full suite on 1st floor. Shower Room with toilet & washbasin on ground floor.

Living/dining/kitchen open plan with 2 x 2 seater sofas, 2 easy chairs,log burning stove, Free view TV/DVD, dining table and chairs seating 6, luxury fitted well equipped kitchen, electric cooker with induction hob and double oven, dishwasher, microwave, fridge with ice box.

Utility Room with washing machine, sink and storage space for beach equipment.

Grounds enclosed rear garden with decking, lawn, garden furniture. Small front garden care with toddlers please, gate needs to be kept shut.


Additional Information

 

Short breaks - Winter

WiFi - Yes

Changeover - Friday

Towels - No

Parking - Yes for 1 car

Fuel - Oil central heating inclusive May to September. Outside these dates £35 p/w

Dogs - 1 at £25 p/w

Travel cot - Yes on request

Highchair - Yes on request

Access Information

Is there parking for at least one car within the cottage grounds? Yes

Is there a gate to open? Yes

If no parking within the grounds is there parking within 100m? Yes

Does this parking have reserved disabled spaces (min width 3.6m)? Yes

Are there paths? Yes

Are paths level and firm? Yes

Type of suface Gravel

Are there dropped kerbs or changes in level? Yes

Are paths at least 1.2m wide? Yes

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