Tan Y Bwlch

Pwllheli, Gwynedd
Exterior of Tan y Bwlch, Rhiw, Llyn Peninsula, Gwynedd
Exterior of Tan y Bwlch, Rhiw, Llyn Peninsula, Gwynedd
Exterior of Tan y Bwlch, Rhiw, Llyn Peninsula, Gwynedd
The garden at Tan y Bwlch, Rhiw, Llyn Peninsula, Gwynedd
Sitting area at Tan y Bwlch, Rhiw, Llyn Peninsula, Gwynedd
The kitchen at Tan y Bwlch, Rhiw, Llyn Peninsula, Gwynedd
Dining area at Tan y Bwlch, Rhiw, Llyn Peninsula, Gwynedd
The stairway at Tan y Bwlch, Rhiw, Llyn Peninsula, Gwynedd
Double bedroom at Tan y Bwlch, Rhiw, Llyn Peninsula, Gwynedd
The double bedroom at Tan Y Bwlch, Rhiw, Llyn Peninsula, Gwynedd
Bathroom at Tan y Bwlch, Rhiw, Llyn Peninsula, Gwynedd
Bathroom at Tan Y Bwlch, Rhiw, Llyn Peninsula, Gwynedd
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At-a-glance details

  • Sleeps 2
  • Bedrooms 1
  • Preferred changeover day Thursday
  • Minimum stay 3 nights
  • Number of dogs welcome 0
  • Acorn rating 4 What's this?
  • Reference 008032

About Tan y Bwlch

A beautifully restored 19th century cottage with panoramic sea views outside the front door.

Tan y Bwlch is a grade II listed traditional Penllyn crog loft cottage built in the early nineteenth-century. After a full restoration, its carefully preserved interior is a rare example of its type. The one-bedroom nook retains its original features including an inglenook fireplace, slate, tile and wooden floors and original beams.

Wake up early and explore the fascinating Plas yn Rhiw Estate. You’ll be blown away by the panoramic sea-views just outside your front door. The cottage is in one of the most sought after locations on the Llyn Peninsula.

Further afield, discover one of the nearby beaches of Abersoch or Porth Neigwl. There are also plenty of excellent seafront pubs in the area if you’d prefer a more relaxing afternoon. 
 

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Features and facilities

  • Cot & high chair not available
  • Microwave available
  • Fridge available
  • Freezer not available
  • Dishwasher available
  • Washing machine available
  • Tumble dryer available
  • Telephone not available
  • Television available
  • DVD available
  • WiFi* not available
  • Open fire / wood burner available
  • Garden available
  • BBQ not available

Accessibility

Not accessible

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Layout

  • Ground floor

    Sitting room with large inglenook fireplace and ornamental bread oven, dining room with decorative stone fireplace, traditional but modern kitchen leading out onto a patio, bathroom with electric shower over bath.

  • First floor

    Staircase from the sitting room leads upstairs to the original crog (loft style) bedroom with 4ft 6 double bed. The bedroom contains a wealth of features solid oak floor and original beams, with a sloping ceiling.

Notes for guests

Access: If you would like a copy of the access statement for this cottage please call the team on 0344 800 2070.

Heating: Wall mounted electric panel heating.

Garden: Large garden directly to rear of the cottage with small patio area, wooden table and seating on level grassed area overlooking the stunning Porth Neigwl Bay.

Parking: There is parking space for one car directly adjacent to the main road, before walking through entrance gate and down steps to the cottage.

Offers: Guests will benefit from a late Sunday checkout of 12pm at this cottage.

Utilities/ Electricals: There is a combined washer/ dryer. The fridge has an ice box.

Access: The steps down to the cottage from the parking area are slightly challenging and uneven so care should be taken.

Logs: Logs are available at £6.00 per bag and a maximum of 6 bags can be ordered a week before your stay. 

Please Note: The remote nature of the cottage means access in daylight is advised; it will be necessary to use a torch at night.

Due to the original characteristics of the cottage there are some low ceilings and doorways.

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About the Acorn rating

We have applied a 1-5 Acorn rating to each cottage to be used only as a guide that covers location, style of interior and facilities you may be looking for. The range runs from 1 Acorn at a more basic level through to 5 Acorns at the highest level. Cottage pricing is not judged on the Acorn rating alone and as all our cottages are of an individual nature we recommend that all factors are considered when making your choice.

1 Acorn: simple living accommodation with basic furniture and fixtures fit for purpose, safe and clean. Running water and a WC are provided. There could be some limitations to heating and washing facilities (details of these will be stated clearly on the cottage's webpage). Bedding, linen and towels are supplied (with a few exceptions, which is again clearly stated). Facilities for basic catering and living are provided. Generally a 1 acorn cottage does not have wifi. Examples of a 1 acorn offer include Cartref, Wales and Rosedene, Worcestershire.

2 Acorn: a mid-quality range of furniture and fittings. Bathroom facilities are basic or there may be a high sleeps to bathroom ratio depending on the size of the cottage. Very few 2 acorn cottages have wifi and, similar to a 1 Acorn cottage, the kitchen white goods and washing facilities are basic in their offer. All 2 (and higher) Acorn cottages supply bedding, linen and towels. Examples of a 2 acorn offer include Engine Cottage, Cornwall and High Hallgarth, Cumbria.

3 Acorn: a good, standard offer. Generally it is correctly proportioned for the number of guests but could have a few compromises, for example a small sized kitchen, or a lower bathroom to guest ratio. The variety of white goods available will be better than a 2 Acorn cottage. Examples of a 3 acorn cottage include the Mustard Pot Cottage, Norfolk and Rose Cottage, Isle of Wight.

4 Acorn: these cottage have more premium furniture, fittings and lighting. Additionally it is likely to have added comfort extras. The ratio of bathrooms to guests will be higher, and the bathrooms would be more likely to have separate and spacious showers as opposed to over bath showers. Examples of a 4 Acorn offer include Portland House, Dorset and Stepper View, Cornwall.

5 Acorn: a luxury accommodation offer with very few limiting factors. It is well-equipped and has spacious facilities throughout the cottage. This is the highest offer available. The furniture is of high standard, and has real comfort for modern living. Examples of a 5 Acorn cottage include The Old Rectory, South Wales and West Gate Lodge, Yorkshire.

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