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Y Stablau

(English Translation)
Ref: 974
Between Barmouth and Harlech, near Shell Island (View Location on a map)
2 Guests
1 Bedroom
1 Bathroom
Accepts 2 Dogs
£411 7 Night Breaks From
£29.36 Average Per Person Per Night

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Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, we have temporarily adjusted our check-in to 5:30pm and check-out to 9:30am. Thank you for your understanding.

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Cleaned and safe to visit

We are working with all our property owners to ensure property cleanliness and hygiene standards are consistently met. The owners of Y Stablau have been advised on the latest NHS and government guidelines.

Entire Home To Yourself

You will be staying in this entire home with you and your loved ones.

Contactless entry

This property also has contactless entry, meaning you do not need to be physically greeted by the owner to receive the keys to enter this property.

Staggered Check-in and Check outs

We are advising all our owners and guests that we recommend they offer staggered checkin/outs to ensure there is adequate time between any two bookings to allow for a full and proper clean for your safety.

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Handpicked Highlights

Y Stablau was handpicked by our team to join our portfolio. Here's just a few of the reasons we think you'll love staying in Y Stablau too!

  • Romantic getaway apartment
  • Set between Barmouth and Harlech sleeps 2
  • Ideal for walkers, wishing to explore the Coastal Path of Wales
  • Popular winter weekend cottage breaks

Very Good Quality
Rated 4.5/5 (read reviews)
Features You'll Love

  • Coastal Area
  • Dog Friendly
  • Sea Views
  • WiFi
  • Private Parking
  • Real Fire
  • Ground Floor Facilities
  • Golf Courses Nearby
  • Short Drive To Beach

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About Y Stablau

Romantic getaway between Harlech and Barmouth with WiFi, sleeps 2, pet friendly

  • Just for two, this charming apartment with WiFi, attached to the main former farmhouse (for owners sole/occasional holiday use) is set amidst beautiful, tranquil surroundings - ideal for a relaxing romantic getaway between Harlech and Barmouth. Ideal for walkers, wishing to explore the Coastal Path of Wales. Pet welcome.
  • Slightly rustic in style with heavily curtained doorways separating the rooms, the small sitting room has lots of lamps and a multi-fuel stove ready to light. Just strike a match when you arrive for a cosy, warm retreat.
  • Delightfully creative use of an upturned hay basket makes an ideal pan rack in the pretty pine kitchen with exposed beams and stone wall.
  • The long sun lounge has floor to ceiling glass walls - lovely in spring and summer time. The elevated patio at the front has a 'pub-style' picnic table and benches - an ideal spot from which to enjoy the views across small stone-walled fields leading down to the sea.
  • This pet-friendly getaway has a completely private and enclosed patio area surrounded by a heather covered rockery. Dog-friendly pubs in the area are The Ysgethin Inn Talybont, 1 mile away (LL43 2 AN) and The Last Inn 3 miles away, in Barmouth (LL42 1EL)

Layout & Further Information

(All on ground floor with steps between rooms)

1 Double Bedroom sleeping a maximum of 2.

Shower Room with shower cubicle, toilet and washbasin.

Kitchen fully fitted with hand-made units, gas cooker, microwave, fridge with ice box.

Dining Room dining table and chairs seating 4, 2 seater sofa.

Sitting Room stone walls, log burning stove, 3 seater sofa, Sky TV package including Cinema and Sport, Freeview, CD player.

Sun Lounge with wall to ceiling glass on one side, beautiful slate floor, 2 wicker chairs, 2 loungers, stable door leading to rear patio. Patio doors leading to the garden.

Grounds front garden with patio and garden furniture not enclosed, back patio enclosed but not dog proof.

Please note: The owners of Y Stablau occasionally holiday in the adjoining 17th Century farmhouse, but the Apartment is completely separate and not overlooked.

Additional Information

Short breaks - Available Throughout the Year Excl Peak & Summer Weeks

WiFi - Yes

Changeover - Saturday

Towels - No

Parking - Yes, ample

Fuel - Electric oil filled heaters and convector heater. Starter pack of firelighters and logs for stove, laid ready, inclusive May to September. Outside these dates £25 p/w

Log store - 

Dogs - 1 welcome free

Travel cot - No

Highchair - No

Bed linen - Included as standard

Please note: Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, certain facilities at some of our properties may not be deliverable. This may include - but is not limited to - swimming pools, hot tubs, and some shared communal areas. If you have a specific enquiry, please contact us by email here. Thank you for your understanding.

Reviews & Comments
Visitors Rate This Property 4.5/5

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Ken Pallister Verified Guest
9th May 2021

Wonderful location and view.

Verified Guest
6th October 2020

Great location for walking holiday as Welsh Coast Path goes past front door. Spacious for two as front sun room makes extra space and very valuable natural light in what would other wise be a very dark property.

Verified Guest
12th May 2019

Our second stay at Y Stablau which we thoroughly enjoyed. It is very peaceful with only sheep and newborn lambs for company, yet near Barmouth and within easy reach of Snowdonia and the Llyn Peninsular. We appreciated the recommendation of The Mermaid in Barmouth for fish and chips. So delicious we had it twice. Also the Minymor Hotel for Sunday lunch and curry night on a Friday. The precipice walk near Dolgellau is a must do. We hope to return.

Reply from: Quality Cottages Team

Thank you for your detailed and informative review plus lovely sheep photo, glad you enjoyed your stay, we would love to welcome you back in the near future.

John Cookson Verified Guest
8th October 2018

Good accommodation,everything you need ,great log burner , quiet location, Good location for days out . Super sunsets.The steps inside the property could do with white edging ,to see them more Easily

Kay Garmston Verified Guest
24th September 2018

We liked it.Could have done with a clothes airer and more glasses as some were broken in the cupboard.It was clean and well stocked with wood for the fire and kindling and the fire was ready to light.The owner was helpful when I phoned him prior to arrival.I was also not aware that there would not be towels provided though this may be an oversight on my part.I would have left the place a little cleaner if a vacuum cleaner had been provided.Our only negatives would be the wi-fi being marginal and the parental lock on sky preventing us from watching programs that we had recorded.This was very annoying.Beautiful place.

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 Y Stablau.

Horobin party
1st May 2015

An exellent location and accomodation Y Stablau apartment is a fantastic bungalow apartment, close to Barmouth . The property has everything, sea view, garden, conservatory, off road parking, and is very well equipped. A welcome pack was left, and we felt at home straight away. Its location is just far enough away from the main road making for a quiet chill out stay, yet only 5 mins from Barmouth. We will defo be going back. 10 out of 10.

About the Area

If you would like more information on the local area, please call us on 01348 837871 to speak to one of our friendly team.

North Wales Harlech Castle, Town & Beaches

  • Historic Harlech with its magnificent castle and beautiful sandy beaches has a good range of local amenities including interesting individual shops, Spar, banks, post office, internet cafe, chemist, health centre and a filling station.

Barmouth Beach & Town near pet friendly romantic getaway

  • Picturesque Barmouth at the mouth of the Mawddach Estuary has interesting shops, walks and a delightful small harbour - breathtaking views from the bridge which straddles the Estuary.

Shell Island to Barmouth - excellent beaches

  • Discover miles of unspoilt beaches from Shell Island to Barmouth - Llandannog has an excellent beach cafe and an ancient Church nestling in sand dunes. Harlech has a vast expanse of sand and one of Wales's finest medieval castles - a World Heritage Site.

Local Beaches

  • Criccieth Main & Marine, Tywyn, Fairbourne, Dyffryn Ardudwy, Abermawr, Shell Island, Black Rock Beaches and more. A beach for every day of the week near this holiday cottage for 2.

Black Rock Llama Trekking near Black Rock Sands

  • Discover the thrill of walking with these beautiful, gentle and intelligent creatures. An excellent activity to enjoy. Booking is essential for this popular experience.

Bistro Bermo

  • This award winning restaurant in Barmouth offers delicious dishes made using fresh local produce whenever possible. An ideal evening out from pet friendly romantic getaway.

Old Drovers Trail 'Roman Steps'

  • Beautiful walking country inland - the famous ' Roman Steps' walk is an old Drovers Trail through the beautiful Cwm Bychan Valley - truly enchanting, magical and totally unspoilt.

Barmouth Pubs & Restaurants

  • There are lots of pubs and restaurants nearby - for special occasions do try The Bank on the High Street in Barmouth, tel. 01341 281400 for reservations. This lovely boutique restaurant is situated in the old NatWest building.

Precipice Walk

  • This 3 mile family friendly walk takes about one and a half hours and offers stunning views of the Mawddach estuary and Snowdonia.

Fairbourne Railway,Talyllyn Railway & others

  • Pay once and ride all day on this 1895 railway from Fairbourne to Barmouth
  • The Talyllyn Railway is an historic narrow gauge steam railway at Tywyn - magnificent scenery.
  • Three more Great Little Railways to explore at Porthmadog. A sixth would be the Snowdon railway at Llanberis. So go on give your car a holiday.

National Centre for Welsh Folk Music

  • An award winning visitor attraction at Dolgellau.

Days away...

  • Just over an hour's drive through the scenic Snowdonia National Park and Criccieth at the Gateway to the Lleyn Peninsula will take you to the chic seaside town of Abersoch popular for its sandy beaches, thriving watersports and stylish shops, cafes, bars and restaurants.

Enjoy a romantic staycation with your loved one in this special getaway near Barmouth at any time of the year.

Eat & Drink

See below for a selection of pubs, restaurants, and eateries near Y Stablau.

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Tony's Restaurant
( 0.6 miles away )

Italian restaurant serving pizzas, pastas and more in the restaurant and on the patio

The Wayside
( 1.3 miles away )

Family run pub with magnificent views of the Lleyn Peninsula, coffee, tea, snacks & evening meals.

Cadwgan Inn
( 1.8 miles away )

A popular inn with locals and visitors. Eat delicious food in the conservatory or dining room

Hendre Coed Restaurant
( 2 miles away )

Fine dining restaurant with mostly homemade food. Sunday lunches available. Lovely coastal views.

The Last Inn
( 3.6 miles away )

One of Wales' most famous old pubs. Friendly sevice and excellent cuisine. Booking advisable.

Halfway House
( 5.2 miles away )

Homemade lunches, carvery on Friday & Saturday nights & Sunday lunches. Families welcome

Castle Cottage
( 6.5 miles away )

Local/welsh produce is used to reflect the seasons. Seafood is bought locally. Children's portions are available.

Penmaenuchaf Hall Restaurant
( 6.8 miles away )

Superb contemporary British food prepared by talented award winning chefs.

Mawddach Restaurant
( 7.6 miles away )

A modern, luxurious menu using fresh, locally sourced produce. Dine with wonderful views

Roberts Brothers Butchers
( 8.7 miles away )

Third generation butchers shop specialising in local meats. Watch cutting, preparation & processing.

Activities & Attractions

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Tal y Bont holiday cottage - exterior
Pet friendly cottage Talybont - view
Snowdonia coastal cottage - dining
Snowdonia coastal cottage - lounge
Snowdonia coastal cottage - lounge
Snowdonia coastal cottage - kitchen

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