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These Holiday Cottages nr Betws-y-Coed are ideally located
in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales

relaxing in the garden of this holiday cottage in snowdonia

Relax in the garden

These traditional 19th Century stone holiday cottages near Betws-y-Coed are situated in the picturesque village of Trefriw, within the Snowdonia National Park, and 5 miles from the busy village of Betws-y-Coed.

The village of Trefriw is located in the Conwy Valley, in the Snowdonia National Park at the foot of the Carneddau Mountain Range.

In the gardens, there are raised patios with a table and chairs to either dine outdoors or just relax with a glass of wine whilst watching the sheep graze in the fields opposite.

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Llyn Geirionydd

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Conwy Castle

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Bodnant Garden

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From the map above it can be seen that this is an ideal location from which to explore the many attractions of North Wales, including Betws-y-Coed, Snowdonia, the North Wales Coast and Anglesey. The lakes of Llyn Geirionydd and Llyn Crafnant lie between the mountains above the village.

In Trefriw itself there is a working Woollen Mill where you can see cloth being made, and browse the large mill shop. Outside the village you can visit Trefriw Wells Spa which has been a spa since Roman Times.

The area has many historical attractions including the walled town of Conwy with its fine castle which is just down the valley. There are also other castles to be visited at Caernarfon, Dolwyddelan and Harlech.

Wales is famous for its steam railways, and the Ffestiniog Railway, Welsh Highland Railway, Snowdon Mountain Railway and Llangollen Railway are all within easy reach.

Activities to be enjoyed include walking and climbing in Snowdonia and mountain biking on the Marin Trail a couple of miles down the road and the Penmachno Trail about 6 miles away (cycle storage is available in the garden shed at the cottage). The new Surf Snowdonia adventure attraction is just down the valley, and the Zip World attractions are within easy reach.

There are numerous walks from the cottage including the 'Trefriw Trails', a set of walks ranging from an all-abilities walk up to more invigorating walks to Llyn Cowlyd and beyond. For an evening stroll, there are pathways on the cobs (embankments) through the fields opposite the house. The famous high peaks of Snowdonia are nearby, and you can walk up onto the Carneddau directly from the cottage. The Trefriw Walking Festival is held annually in the village with a selection of guided walks.

There are numerous local golf courses including courses in Betws-y-Coed, Llandudno and Conwy. Birdwatchers can visit the local RSPB reserve at Conwy.

There are plenty of places to eat in Trefriw, and there are shops in the village where you can buy good quality local produce. The local market town of Llanrwst is just 2 miles away, and Llandudno down the valley on the coast has a wide range of famous name shopping including Tesco, Asda, Debenhams and Marks & Spencer.

Ideal Location for Vistiting North Wales

Tan-y-Fedw holiday cottages are located at the edge of the village of Trefriw in the Conwy Valley in North Wales and is well connected to the UK's road network via North Wales' A55 coastal expressway which links to the M6, and the A5 from the M54.

You can park your car on the road outside the cottage.

See our 'Find Us' page for a location map and route planner to help plan your journey.

Holiday Cottage Address

1/2 Tan-y-Fedw, Trefriw, nr Betws-y-Coed, Snowdonia, North Wales, LL27 0JW

Contact Information

For more information please use our contact form, or contact Andrew & Ann Bradshaw at:

Phone: 01492 640025 (+44 1492 640025 - international)   Mob: 07919 596872