• About Gorffwys-Y-Milwr

    Enjoy adventures on Europe’s longest zipwire or relax on a scenic steam train journey to the coast from this comfortable base, ideal for families.

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      3 bedroom(s)

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      Up to 6 people

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      2 pet(s) allowed

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    Cottage features
    • Bike store
      Bike store
    • DVD player
      DVD player
    • Dishwasher
    • Fuel and power included
      Fuel and power included
    • Enclosed garden / patio
      Enclosed garden / patio
    • Garden / patio
      Garden / patio
    • Highchair
    • Pub within 1 mile
      Pub within 1 mile
    • Pets - no charge
      Pets - no charge
    • Television
    • WiFi
    • Short breaks all year
      Short breaks all year
    • Cot available
      Cot available
    • Bed linen & towels included
      Bed linen & towels included
    • Washing machine
      Washing machine
    • Car parking - on site
      Car parking - on site
    • Station within 1 mile
      Station within 1 mile
    Safer Stays

    We have encouraged all of our owners to adapt their cleaning routine. The provider of this accommodation has confirmed they are following the Safer Stays principles, which include:

    • Extra cleaning and sanitisation
    • Extra time for property to air
    • Safe key collection and key drop
    • Hand soap or sanitiser provided
    • Social distancing guidance
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    Customer reviews by Reevoo
    Hoseasons "Enjoy adventures on Europe’s longest zipwire or relax on a scenic steam train journey to the coast from this comfortable base ideal for families.\n\n\nGround Floor \n\n\nLiving Room \nWith 40 Freesat HD TV and DVD player.\n\nKitchendining room \nWith electric cooker microwave fridgefreezer and dishwasher.\n\nLower Ground Floor.\n\nLow ceilings throughout.\n\nUtility area \nWith washing machine.\n\nChapelprayer room.\n\n\nBathroom \nWith bath no toilet.\n\nSeparate toilet.\n\n\n \nFirst Floor \n\n\nBedroom 1 \nWith double bed.\n\nBedroom 2\n With bunk bed.\n\nBedroom 3\n With twin beds.\n\nShower room \nWith shower and toilet. \n\n \n\n \n\n \n\nGas central heating gas electricity bed linen towels and Wi-Fi included. Cot and highchair available. Courtyard with garden furniture. Bike store. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.\n\n Gorffwys-Y-Milwr Soldier’s Rest is a restored traditional end-terraced cottage ideally situated in the former slate quarrying town of Blaenau Ffestiniog in the heart of Snowdonia. The property is within walking distance of exciting adventures at Zip World Titan where you can fly over a slate quarry on Europe’s longest zipwire Bounce Below where you can leap on trampoline nets in the old slate cavern and the Antur Stiniog mountain bike trail centre where you can take the fast route down the mountains.\nFor a more leisurely way of seeing the area the Ffestiniog Railway offers a scenic journey by narrow gauge steam train down to the coast at Porthmadog or you can break your journey at Tan y Bwlch for a stroll around the lovely Llyn Mair. Nearby the pretty villages of Dolwyddelan with its historic castle and Betws-y-Coed the ‘Gateway to Snowdonia’ are waiting to be explored. Children will love listening for the whistle of the steam train as it comes into the village which can be heard from the cottage.\nThe bright airy kitchen is well stocked with a variety of cooking equipment making preparing the family meals a pleasure with views across the valley and a comfortable dining area. The cosy living room has ample seating for everyone to unwind after a day of adventures. With a variety of relaxing activities there will be something for everyone to enjoy. A selection of DVDs books toys games jigsaw puzzles and music books are provided suitable for all members of the family. There is a shower room upstairs along with 3 comfortable bedrooms all of which have wardrobes or cupboards for your belongings and Egyptian cotton bedding and towels are provided.Shop and restaurant ¼mile and pub 0.5 miles " https://img.chooseacottage.co.uk/Property/932/840/932904.jpg CC612075

    Gorffwys-Y-Milwr reviews collected by Reevoo

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    We had a wonderful time and the weather was great to enjoy the surrounding areas...



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    Great location, very clean, well equip and relaxing.



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