Snowdonia Cottage Holidays in North Wales

Whether visiting in summer or winter, the Snowdonia National Park in North Wales is one of the UK'smost popular destinations for visitors seeking a holiday amidst breath-taking mountain scenery. It’s a perfect destination for self-catering holidays for those looking to get out into the great outdoors, or to mix mountain walking holidays with days on the wide sandy beaches of the North Wales Coast. At Snowdonia’s heart stands Mount Snowdon, the highest mountain in Wales, a mecca for walkers and, with the option of ascending it by train, the is summit accessible to all. The region’s deep ex-glacial valleys offer clearwater lakes, meandering rivers and fine views. Snowdonia also offers a wealth of historical places of interest. There’s many an ancient castle telling tales of how they “beat the English”, as well as the remains of its rich industrial history from slate quarries to mines.

The Snowdonia National Park in North Wales offers a wide choice of holiday cottages for short breaks and longer holidays in the great outdoors. From luxurious converted chapples (or capels to use their correct Welsh name), to restored and delightfully cosy old quarrymen's cottages the choice of self-catering acocmmodation in Snowdonia means that there's a choice of cottages, large and small to suit every need. Indeed, there’s much more to a Snowdonia holiday than walking and climbing its crags, with many family friendly attractions and locations to fill a holiday in this mountainous corner of North Wales.

34 cottages found 34 match all criteria.

Nestling in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park, Plas Gwynfryn is a large, luxury holiday home on the Welsh Coast near Harlech in Gwynedd, North Wales. This grand and pet friendly Edwardian house sleeps 18 in 8 bedrooms with 6 bathrooms and stands in an 8-acre estate.

Isfryn is a large, pet friendly, Grade II listed Georgian Townhouse in the historic North Wales town of Caernarfon. It offers self catering family and group accommodation for up to 22 guests in 7 bedrooms. Isfryn has its own access to Caernarfon's 13 Century walls and sea views towards Anglesey.

Nestled in the picturesque countryside outside Caernarfon and nearby Snowdonia, Bluebell Cottage is a lovingly restored, two-bedroom barn conversion with the boundless hills of Welsh mountain countryside and coast on your doorstep - perfect for a relaxing family break in North Wales.

  • Sleeps 5
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Snowdonia

View this tranquil romantic getaway in Snowdonia. Lily Cottages offers snug and comfortable 1-bedroom accommodation of a high standard for 2-3 guests. With far-reaching countryside and mountain views, this charming cottage near Caernarfon is also within easy reach of the coast.

  • Sleeps 2
  • Bedrooms 1
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Snowdonia

Set on a 150-acre working farm, Ty Nant is perfect for a family of up to seven to experience the beautiful North Welsh countryside near Betws y Code. With three comfortable bedrooms, a well-equipped kitchen and cosy sitting area, you’ll feel right at home in this pet-friendly Snowdonia cottage.

  • Sleeps 7
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Snowdonia

Ty Cerrig is a detached, stone-built farmhouse in the coastal village of Dyffryn Ardudwy, near Harlech. This charming Snowdonia holiday cottage sleeps 6, with a wood-burner, lovely gardens and views across the ocean and Llyn Peninsula, a few miles from stunning sandy beaches, lakes and mountains.

  • Sleeps 6
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Snowdonia

Y Stabal is a beautifully converted farm building, 4 miles from the charming village of Trawsfynydd, near Blaenau Ffestiniog Gwynedd. This cosy Snowdonia holiday cottage sleeps 5 with underfloor heating, a Welsh slate kitchen and large windows with superb rural views of the surrounding countryside.

  • Sleeps 5
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 2
  • Snowdonia

The Y Beudy cottage is a part of a unique collection of rural holiday barns in North Wales, based in the rolling hills of Snowdonia, near to the village of Trawsfynydd. Y Beudy brings nature to your doorstep, in luxury accommodation that blends authentic architecture with high-quality facilities.

  • Sleeps 5
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 2
  • Snowdonia

The stone-built Royal Oak Farmhouse is the epitome of old-world charm. The large rural cottage in Snowdonia boasts character beams and antique furnishings and is surrounded by a mature garden and bubbling stream. The idyllic, rural cottage lies a short stroll from Betws-y-Coed in North Wales.

A quiet, charming rural holiday getaway in Llwyngwril on the Gwynedd coast in Snowdonia, Brynteg Cottage is only minutes from the sea. This bright, welcoming, and spacious holiday cottage in North Wales sleeps six guests. A great base for exploring a gorgeous coastal area.

  • Sleeps 6
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Snowdonia

Tan Llan is a large Grade II listed 18th-century country house nestling in 15-acres of grounds in a sleepy Snowdonia village near Dolgellau. This luxury holiday cottage is very well-equipped for big groups of friends of families and sleeps 16 in 8 bedrooms in a beautiful rural location.

Visitors to Alpine Lodge are offered the rare privilege of enjoying a rural cottage nestled between the mountains and the sea. The pet-free, detached cottage sits in its own grounds on the outskirts of Rhyd-y-Foel, in North Wales and is just moments from Snowdonia and the sandy beaches of Abergele.

  • Sleeps 4
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Snowdonia

Capel Dinorwig is a magnificent, converted, pet friendly Welsh Chapel in Gwynedd creating a large, luxury, eco holiday home near Llanberis in the Snowdonia National Park. It sleeps 16 in 8 bedrooms all with ensuite bathrooms snd sauna. The remote, rural views from the chapel are absolutely stunning.

Make your visit to magnificent Snowdonia National Park in North Wales complete with a stay at Bodalaw in Trawsfynydd, near Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd, a countryside cottage built in the early 19th century that retains much of its rustic charm yet comes complete with many modern conveniences.

  • Sleeps 3
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Snowdonia

A beautifully presented holiday cottage in an equally beautiful secluded location in Llangdafan, Ty Newedd has an indoor heated swimming pool and an outdoor hot tub to go with the luxurious interior of this large holiday home that sleeps up to 16 guests in Powys.

Make a holiday to Colwyn Bay, Clwyd, and the North Wales coast pleasant and comfortable by staying at Gwern Tyno, a rural cottage situated in the picturesque Nant-Y-Glyn Valley, with sitting room and dining area that provides access to a patio and large garden affording magnificent farmland views.

  • Sleeps 4
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Snowdonia

Deri Llewelyn offers guests the charm of a 19th century converted Conwy barn and the comforts of 21st century living on a working farm near Rowen, in Snowdonia. The spacious first-floor rural apartment contains three bedrooms and one bathroom and welcomes children and pets to its ample play areas.

  • Sleeps 6
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Snowdonia

Ddol Helyg Barn is a large rural barn conversion near Caernarfon, Gwynedd on the North Wales Coast in the Snowdonia National Park. Sleeping 14 in 5 bedrooms this under-floor heated, pet friendly holiday cottage is perfect for seaside and mountain holidays suiting large families or friends.

Hikers and outdoor enthusiasts will love the proximity to Snowdonia of this six-bedroom rural cottage. Farmhouse lies in the Conwy village of Pentrefoelas and boasts views of the stunning countryside as well as wheelchair access, endless entertainment options, cosy open fires and a games room.

A lovingly maintained large Snowdonia holiday cottage, Tyn Llwyn is a grand farmhouse beautifully renovated to create a rural holiday home near Harlech in North Wales. Standing on a 7-acre smallholding, pet-friendly Tyn Llwyn welcomes families and groups looking for a coast and countryside retreat.

This is a Welsh beauty! A large 16-bedroom pet friendly holiday property with off-road parking sleeping up to 59 guests on the edge of the Snowdonia National Park in Penmaenmawr. Located on the North Wales coast near Conwy, Mountain View is just a 10-minute walk from the beach.

Outdoor enthusiasts of all ages can use Llety’r Bugail, a country cottage with mountain views located in the small market town of Dolgellau, Gwynedd, as their home base to explore scenic Snowdonia National Park by foot or mountain bike or make a day of it at nearby Fairbourne Beach. Sleeps 6.

  • Sleeps 6
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathrooms 2
  • Snowdonia

Ysgubor is a thoroughly modern seaside barn conversion in the near Harlech in rural West Wales. Surrounded by 40 acres of grassland, the two-bedroom rural holiday home near Harlech is perfect for families’ for holidays on the beach or walking in Snowdonia.

  • Sleeps 4
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Snowdonia

If you would like a peaceful and romantic getaway to the remote surroundings of Snowdonia, Lavender Cottage offers modern accommodation of a high standard to couples. Based on a charming smallholding the terraced - bedroom barn conversion immerses guests in rolling hills and rural Welsh scenery.

  • Sleeps 3
  • Bedrooms 1
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Snowdonia

For energetic outdoor types of all ages, step from the peace and tranquility of your Snowdonia holiday cottage to enjoy a wide range of healthy experiences. The Go Below Underground Centre in Betws-y-Coed includes the longest underground zip wire in the world as well as the option to climb a waterfall. If zip wires appeal, then add a visit to Zip World in Betheseda and Zip World Titan in Blaenau Ffestiniog will set your pulses racing. Europe’s longest zip wires wihere speeds of 100mph will guarantee a few white knuckles.

Families with younger children can get their thrills at the Yr Hwylfan Fun Centre in Caernarfon, North Wales’s largest indoor adventure play centre. It you are on a self-catering holiday in Snowdonia, then Bodnant Welsh Food in Tal-y-Cafn near Conwy is a must go place for locally produce food from organic vegetables to locally made cheeses. It also has a cookery school and a bee-keeping centre.

In addition to the Mount Snowdon Railiway, Heritage railway lovers are properly catered-for in North Wales having a choice of two Welsh Narrow Gauge railways within the Snowdonia National Park, the Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways, the former running from Porthmadog and the latter setting off from Caernarfon on their respective journey’s into Snowdonia. Drive a little further south along the coast below Harlech and add the Towyn Railway to your list of Welsh narrow-gauge railway journeys to enjoy.

The Snowdonia Riding Stables near Caernarfon provide opportunities to explore Snowdonia’s mountain and coastal trails on horseback while the GreenWood Forest Park, also outside Caernarfon has the longest sledge run in Europe as well as a barefoot trail, treetop towers and nippy Moon Carts. If you are planning a walking holiday and have a dog, you will find plenty of dog-friendly holiday cottages in Snowdonia to book and a wide choice of walks from mountainous footpaths to big sandy beach walks at Harlech. For history lovers, Snowdonia is ringed by some fine Medieval castles including Conwy, Caernarfon and Harlech, all open to the public and each worthy of a day out.