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Luxury Character Seaside Holiday Cottage in Nefyn, with Summer Beach Hut *

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

3 bedrooms, sleeps 6/7, large lounge & kitchen, large peaceful garden

*******WITH SUMMER BEACH HUT ON NEFYN BEACH*********** (*Subject to availability - see below)

CHANGEOVER DAYS - FRIDAY & MONDAY ONLY (Note - Prices quoted on this site for alternative periods are not valid; please enquire)






Arwel is a traditional 200 year old former fisherman's cottage, recently refurbished, full of character and retaining quaint original features. It is situated in the popular seaside village of Nefyn on the beautiful Llyn Peninsula in North Wales.

Picturesque Nefyn Beach is 5 minutes walk following the coastal path immediately opposite the cottage. It is a great beach for dog walkers, please note that harbour end (furthest from the cottage) has a dog restriction from the end of June to September, although we have never seen it enforced.The cottage enjoys mountain views from the rear and is conveniently situated for all local amenities including shops, post office, pubs and restaurants all within walking distance.

Also within a short driving distance are the historic Porth Dinllaen beach and village and the renowned Nefyn and District golf course.

The property features:

3 bedrooms sleeping 6/7

- Master bedroom with double bed

- Bedroom 2 with bunk beds, full size pull-out trundle bed and mountain view

- Bedroom 3 with bunk beds

Large Double pull-out sofa bed in lounge - to accommodate additional guests (subject to additional charge)

Large lounge/dining area with exposed stone wall and beams, wood burning stove and log store

Logs supplied at no extra cost

Hard wood flooring to Lounge and Kitchen

Bathroom - slate tiled with bath and large walk-in shower

Fully equipped modern kitchen with dishwasher and large fridge/freezer

Washing, drying and ironing facilities in separate utility room

Bistro/breakfast area to rear of kitchen with garden and mountain views through full-height picture window. Stable door to patio.

Flat screen digital TV; DAB radio/iPod/MP3 docking station; DVD player; Nintendo Wii; Free High Speed Wi-Fi; DVDs, Wii Games Books and Board-Games

Travel cot, changing mat, high chair and children's toys

Large peaceful garden with patio/BBQ, decked area, mountain views and stream immediately outside rear fence.

Free use of beach hut on Nefyn Beach during Summer months (usually available mid-May to mid-September, depending on weather/tides, but unavailable on certain dates, as stated above) - equipped with deck chairs, windbreak, stove, BBQ etc

Conveniently located for beach and local amenities

Free parking on the lane outside the cottage

More Details

Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017


Nefyn Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Activities Guide
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , Sea Glimpse
    Bedroom 2 - 3 twin/ single , Bunks + Pull-Out
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Bunks
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
  • 8 garden chairs
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing


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Luxury Character Seaside Holiday Cottage in Nefyn, with Summer Beach Hut *
average rating of 4.9 based on 30 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage, well equipped, beautiful part of the country. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely cosy cottage

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cosy cottage - beach hut brilliant !

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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All fine.....

  • 3 of 5

House is pleasant with good facilities and excellent safe, secure garden. Just off busy road its location is good as it is quiet and yet only 5 mins walk to the shop and about 10/15 to beach. Beach hut was good. In area of beach which has a seasonal dog ban. Not policed but lots of families down that end... we personally felt unable to use in day time due to ban.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We'll add a note to our listing about dogs on Nefyn beach.
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Lovely cottage

  • 5 of 5

Excellent location for the costal path

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Property in good condition with all of the accessories you would expect.

  • 5 of 5

Very enjoyable stay in an excellently located cottage. Property, furnishings, facilities in very good condition. Nice quiet location, with short walk to shop and local pub / takeaways. Walk to beach approximately 15 mins, so would advise a drive to the beach car park if you are carrying deck chairs etc. I would recommend this cottage to anyone considering a stay in Nefyn, as I would only have good things to say!

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Clean, stylish and comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay in Arwel cottage, especially enhanced by the beautiful weather. The property was thoughtfully designed and fresh and we all felt very much at home, including the dog! We loved the little garden and enjoyed breakfast at the kitchen table in the sunshine with the stable door open. The Lleyn Peninsular is a really beautiful place to explore on foot but we also enjoyed car rides out to Abersoch, Aberdaron and Llanbedrog, plus a coastal train ride from Pwhlleli to Harlech, all highly recommended. The kitchen was well equipped (except for the missing bit on the garlic crusher and the not-very-hot cooker hob!) But the chip shop in the village does fantastic piscod a sclodion. We will miss our walks to the beach and the sunsets and the window seats and the crocosmia and the sound of the stream and the lovely friendly people. We'll be back!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Nearest Golf
1.8 Miles
Nefyn and District
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
Car: recommended

Arwel Cottage is close to unspoilt beaches and scenic coastal & mountain walks. Nearby Nefyn beach is a 5 minute walk away along the coastal path accessible immediately opposite the cottage. Guests are free to use our beach hut from May to September.

The historic Porth Dinllaen village, beach and famous Ty Coch Inn are a short drive or scenic walk away.

Nearby at Porth Dinllaen is the renowned Nefyn and District Golf course with it’s unique 26 hole layout situated on rugged coastal headland with sea and mountain views from every tee and a 16th hole stop-off at the Ty Coch Inn.

The seaside town of Pwllheli is 7 miles away and also within a short driving distance are numerous beautiful seaside villages and beaches including Criccieth, Abersoch, Hell’s Mouth, Aberdaron, Porth Oer (Whistling Sands), Porth Colman and Porth Towyn.

The beaches at Hell's Mouth, Porth Ceiriad and Porth Oer are excellent for surfing and body boarding.

Other nearby attractions include Caernarfon Castle, Criccieth Castle, Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways, Nant Gwrtheyrn Welsh Heritage Centre, Greenwood Forest Park, Glasfryn Parc Activity Centre (Wakeboarding, karting and ten-pin bowling).

The cottage is an ideal base for trips to Snowdonia National Park, Portmeirion and Anglesey. Snowdon and Coed y Brenin are approx 1 hour’s drive away for walking and mountain-biking.

Numerous other sports and activities are available nearby including sailing, surfing, pony-trekking, white-water rafting, paintballing. The Llyn Peninsula’s rolling terrain and quiet lanes offer excellent cycle routes for both serious and leisure cyclists.

There is also rich and diverse local wildlife in and around the Peninsula including grey seals, dolphins, porpoises and many species of birds.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $27.02

Weekly rates are for 7 nights arriving Friday or Monday
Short breaks are also available: Weekend (Friday - Monday) or Midweek (Monday - Friday)
Prices quoted for alternative periods are not valid - Please enquire

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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