Ty'n Rhyd is a detached, spacious, traditional Welsh character cottage, located just two miles from the historic seaside village of Aberdaron. It offers guests privacy and tranquillity for a true 'get away from it all' holiday in comfortable and stylish surroundings with outstanding countryside views.
Whether you want stunning beaches, or scenic coastal walks, or to delve into the ancient history of this very special area, this beautiful cottage will provide a perfect base for your holiday adventures.
The property's location is totally private, set on a country lane with no immediate neighbours. The generous accommodation is perfect for couples, families, or mixed generational family groups alike.
Large, fully enclosed garden and private parking for 2/3 cars.
Ty'n Rhyd has held a 4-Star grading rating from Visit Wales for over 15 years.
Ty'n Rhyd is located towards the westerly end of the unspoiled Llŷn Peninsula, a protected Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and in a unique landscape almost entirely unchanged for hundreds of years.
The coastline of the Llŷn Peninsula is simply stunning. Numerous sandy beaches and picturesque small coves make this area a fantastic holiday base for all ages and interests. Once discovered, you will return time and time again.
The Llŷn Coastal Path offers breathtaking scenic walks, and access to many hidden coves and beaches. The famous Whistling Sands (Porthor) and Hell's Mouth (Porth Neigwl) beaches should not be missed, and a little further along the peninsula lie the beautiful beaches of Abersoch and Pwllheli.
The cottage itself is situated in a stunning countryside location, just two miles from the historic and picturesque seaside village of Aberdaron, which is known as the 'Lands End of Wales'. It has a long maritime history, and crab and lobster fishermen still ply their trade today.
A mile-long sandy beach, with excellent visitor facilities in the village, make Aberdaron a highly desirable and popular destination throughout the year. With its renowned bakery, cafes, shops, food take-aways, and two family-friendly pubs, the village offers visitors everything that they could wish for a relaxing break.
Aberdaron today is alive with the history and legends of its maritime past, accessible through the National Trust Visitor Centre in the village, Porth y Swnt.
It is also famed as the last resting place of pilgrims before they made the perilous sea crossing to Bardsey Island (Ynys Enlli). The 12th century pilgrim's church of St Hywyn is a must to visit, perched above the bay. A boat trip to Bardsey, known as the Island of 20,000 Saints, offers a memorable day out for all of the family, with the chance to see the large grey seal colony and seabirds including choughs, puffins and manx shearwaters.
Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms + cot.
The comfortable, spacious yet cosy accommodation consists of a fully-fitted and very well equipped kitchen, along with the main sitting room. This has a stunning feature inglenook fireplace with multi-fuel stove, and TV/DVD. Broadband/WiFi is available throughout.
The kitchen offers electric oven and hob, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, fridge/freezer and microwave, with plentiful crockery and glassware, and a filter coffee machine.
A second sitting room with TV ensures plenty of space for all of the family. In addition a splendid, south-facing sun room/dining area will entice you to spend many hours just drinking in the panoramic views whilst dining, or just totally relaxing in the peace and quiet.
3 Bedrooms - 1 Kingsize and 1 Double on the ground floor, and a charming Twin 'crog-loft' room upstairs, which is a much-loved 'secret haven' for children.
A beautifully fitted Bathroom with 'Mira' shower over the bath, hand basin, toilet, and heated towel rail completes the indoor accommodation.
Outside is a large, fully enclosed garden with a small 'babbling brook' stream at the far end, offering ample recreation space for children to play and adults to relax in peace and privacy. A choice of outside dining areas and BBQ offer the prospect of plentiful al fresco dining.
Private, secure parking for 2/3 cars.
All windows and doors are fully double-glazed. Modern electric heaters throughout ensure that the cottage is cosy all year round, and the multi-fuel stove in the main sitting room burns coal and/or logs, and provides a warming glow on chilly evenings .
The cottage is perfect for families of all ages, as well as couples, and offers plentiful accommodation, so that everyone can find their own place to relax and enjoy the peace and quiet offered in this very special property.
Bed linen and electricity are provided in the tariff, along with a post visit clean.
This very attractive detached cottage is decorated with a tasteful coastal theme, including many pieces of local pottery and paintings, and has comfortable, high quality furnishings.
Ty'n Rhyd has been awarded a 4 Star grading by Visit Wales Tourist Board.
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The cottage is located in a rural setting amidst open farmland, and features stunning views across open countryside towards the sea beyond.
A picturesque small cove, Porth Ysgo, is within easy reach by a footpath across adjoining fields. This path also gives direct access onto the stunning Llŷn Coastal Path, and to the remains of manganese mines. which operated until 1945 here.
Many guests return year after year to this little 'piece of heaven', where peace and tranquillity are assured in an entirely unspoiled and natural setting, with wide-open skies, the cry of gulls and the distant glint of the sea.Get the full listing »