- Off road parking
- Ground floor bedroom
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Washing machine
Talhenbont Hall Country Estate
Criccieth 2 miles. The 75-acre estate of Talhenbont lays in a truly idyllic position in the beautiful unspoilt countryside of the Llyn Peninsula, on the periphery of the Snowdonia National Park and only 2 miles from the pretty seaside village, Criccieth.The Talhenbont estate comprises of an impressive Grade II listed 17th century Manor House and five individual cottages, Bothy Cottage, Gardeners Cottage, Conifers and Woodberry which all enjoy a courtyard position close to the Manor House, whilst Hunting Lodge, the original gate house to the estate stands just within the walled entrance. Each cottage offers something a little different and display some wonderful original character features and attributes such as exposed stone walls, timber beams, oak lintels, slate floors and warming fireplaces with open fires. The cottages, although very different in lay out share one common denominate, clean, comfortable holiday accommodation in a beautiful setting, where you’re sure to receive a warm Welsh welcome from the cottage owner, the estate manager or the resident peacocks!! The Manor House is nothing short of being spectacular with a wonderful display of elegance, original period features, all sympathetically restored and maintained throughout.
The Talhenbont estate offers a lot more than just comfortable holiday accommodation to its guests but a unique holiday experience. As well as each cottages enjoying its own private terrace, BBQ and seating area, guests can enjoy the private grounds and gardens of Talhenbont Hall. There are woodland walks along a 1.5-mile stretch of river which runs over a series of waterfalls in a ravine. The river is a designated habitat for otters and provides double bank salmon, sea and brown trout fishing. Guests are free to use the all-weather tennis court and outdoor chess for the adults. The Japanese water garden is a lovely feature and the wildlife and wild birds you’ll see on your travels are in abundance. Guests of all ages enjoy The Quackery, which houses a great variety of rare breeds and birds such as golden pheasant, geese, ducks and of course, the peacocks which roam free and are bound to visit you at your cottage sometime during your stay! All within easy reach of the popular towns of Criccieth, Porthmadog and Abersoch. The seaside resort of Criccieth offers many local amenities including public houses, restaurants, tea rooms and an array of independent shops. Abersoch and Pwllheli are both renowned sailing centres and both offer excellent 18-hole golf courses. Porthmadog is approximately 5 miles from the property and offers excellent shopping facilities and a leisure centre.
Hunting Lodge is a stone built detached lodge situated behind the walled entrance gates on the Talhenbont Hall Country Estate near to Criccieth in North Wales. With two double bedrooms, one twin and one family room as well as two family bathrooms, this cottage can sleep ten people. The cottage also contains a well-equipped kitchen and a split-level sitting room with a dining area. Outside the cottage is a private garden area with a patio, outdoor furniture and a BBQ as well as plenty of off road parking. There are also fishing, tennis and woodland walks included with this cottage. With a number of other cottages on site making it ideal for large groups of over thirty people, Hunting Lodge is a wonderful holiday home for anyone wishing to explore the delights of North Wales.
Four bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x ground floor double, 1 x ground floor twin, 1 x family room with 2 singles and 1 adult bunks. Ground floor bathroom with bath, basin, bidet and WC. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and electric wood-burning effect stove.
Electric panel radiators with electric stove. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot and highchair available on request. Ample off road parking. Private garden with furniture and BBQ. Fishing inc. in rent. Shared use of grounds, gardens, the Quackery, outdoor lawn chess (for adults) and all weather outdoor tennis courts. One well-behaved dog welcome (please bring own dog beds, blankets and towels)
Please call to query if you have more than one dog - may be allowed at £15 per dog per week at owner's discretion. Shop, pub and beach 2 miles. Note: Dragon Raiders activity park, Segway and Bear Grylls survival academy is close by and discounts are available for guests at the cottage (please arrange directly with the cottage owner or estate manager).
January 2018 - The changeover day will be a Friday.
This property offers the following short breaks:
- Last minute
About the location
Porthmadog 5 miles.
Famous for its choirs, stunning mountain ranges and beautiful valleys, this wonderful country has something for everyone. From Snowdonia in North Wales to the Brecon Beacons and the Pembrokeshire Coast in the South.
In a truly idyllic position and in the heart of the beautiful unspoilt countryside of the Lleyn Peninsula, lies the 100-acre estate of Talhenbont. Full of immaculate cottages that have been thoughtfully renovated to the highest standards, this is one of the finest self catering retreats in Wales. With range of on-site amenities, such as an all weather tennis court, outdoor chess, numerous pet animals and "The Quackery" - which houses a great variety of birds - guests will be spoiled for choice before even leaving the estate. There are a number of great activities outside of Talhenbont, however, including a one and a half mile stretch of river which provides excellent walks and safe areas for children to play or paddle. This river has also been made a designated habitat for otters and offers salmon and sea trout fishing. In addition the area offers castles, beaches, golf courses and the Snowdonia National Park.