Pwllheli, North Wales

Horseshoe Cottage





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Open Fire / Woodburner

Hot Tub

Close To Coast

Pets - Allowed

Property Info

General Info

This beautifully appointed detached barn conversion is located in the grounds of the owner's own 16th century home, complete with their herd of alpacas and surrounded by lovely countryside. It rests on the outskirts of the picturesque hamlet of Llangian, less than two miles from the seaside village of Abersoch with its wonderful sandy beaches. This stunning property is perfect for friends and family holidays and is the ideal base for exploring the area. Horseshoe Cottage is finished to a high standard throughout with many fine quality features including light oak woodwork, ledge and brace doors and engineered oak flooring. The sense of space is immediately apparent when you enter the beautiful open-plan living accommodation with double height ceiling and stylish lighting. Sit and relax and watch your favourite family movie and on those chillier evenings the warming woodburner is a great addition. The kitchen area is well-equipped and has granite worktops and an island unit, the chef in the family will just love it! And the dining area provides a comfortable and relaxed informal setting to enjoy a family meal. The cottage has five bedrooms, two benefit from en-suite facilities, whilst the remaining three are serviced by a master bathroom and a shower room. If that’s not enough, outside is a lovely lawned garden area with lovely countryside scenery and a large decked area provides seating where you can sit and enjoy a drink and dine alfresco, and for the ultimate indulgence the hot tub is the perfect place to relax and unwind, or perhaps stargaze into the unspoilt night sky, reminisce and re-live memories of the day's events. And for something completely different the owners have a small herd of alpacas and will be happy to arrange some alpaca trekking for a separate charge during your stay, the children will love it! The hamlet of Llangian is nestled at the foot of a steep hill below Mynytho, about a mile from the beach at Porth Neigwl (Hell's Mouth). The popular tourist resort of Abersoch is less than two miles away, yet Llangian retains it's peaceful atmosphere. With Abersoch being so close, you are ideally situated to enjoy the Llyn Peninsula's miles of scenic coastline, excellent cycling and walks from the door. There is sea and coarse fishing with boat trips to Bardsey Island and day trips into Snowdonia National Park. Just six miles away is the market town of Pwllheli, which offers more shops, pubs, restaurants, a marina and two beaches. Also within easy reach is the town of Criccieth with its castle and beach, and beyond that the famous Portmeirion village and gardens which are well worth a visit, along with the numerous delights of the Snowdonia National Park which can all be easily reached. Horseshoe Cottage provides the perfect base for a family holiday or short break all-year-round. Read More

Property Info

Five bedrooms: 1 x family room with a double and single bed and en-suite shower room with shower, basin and WC. 2 x ground floor doubles, 1 x ground floor twin with en-suite shower room with shower, basin and WC. 1 x ground floor bunk room. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open-plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area (seats 8 plus 2 on beanbags) with woodburning stove.


Oil central heating and woodburning stove. Electric double oven/grill and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer. 6 x Smart TV's with Freeview, DVD player, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVD's. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburning stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent, please bring own beach and hot tub towels. Travel cot and highchair available on request. Parking for 4 cars. Private and enclosed garden with lawn area, decking with furniture and hot tub. Two well-behaved dogs welcome, not in bedrooms (please bring own dog beds, blankets and towels). Sorry, no smoking. Shops, restaurants and beach 2 miles, pub 20 mins walk. Note: First floor family bedroom is open to staircase. Note: Children must be supervised at all times when using the hot tub. Note: No hen/stag parties, or similar. Note: Dogs MUST be kept on leads at all times when outside the garden area, which is enclosed. From the 10th February 2020 this property charges a £400.00 Good Housekeeping Bond that will be pre authorised at the time of booking Read More

The Hot Tub

  • Hot tub is private for your use only
  • Electric
  • Seats 6 people
  • Not sunken
  • Not undercover
  • Located outside



Wow wow wow

Stayed here for short midweek break last week. (September 19). Accomodation is outstanding, hot tub brilliant. We sat and had breakfast over looking open fields. The Alpacas gracefully grazing. Wonderfully peaceful. It has all amenities you could think of. Log burners inside and out. Bbq. Hot tub. Books and games. As well as the alpacas there are 2 resident owls. We’ve stopped in self catering cottages before and this is something else. Loved every minute. Will definitely go back. We had a sneaky look around the glamping area and it takes glamping to another level, the safari tents are more luxurious than some hotel rooms, perfect for families. May try that next time. This place is a hidden gem. Lindi and Steve


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