Cefn Cestyll Holiday Cottage near Betws-y-Coed

This attractive former drovers' inn has been tastefully converted into a self catering holiday cottage which enjoys spectacular views towards the mountains of Snowdonia. It is about 3 miles from Betws-y-Coed in the Snowdonia National Park in North Wales.

  • Sleeps 10
  • Non-smoking
  • No pets
  • Code = OJV

Being close to Betws-y-Coed this is a perfect location for a peaceful holiday or break in Snowdonia with the facilities that Betws-y-Coed offers not far away.

holiday cottage nr betws-y-coed sleeping 7 + 3

Cefn Cestyll

Cottage facilities at a glance

  • cottage sleeps 7+3
  • non-smoking
  • bedlinen provided
  • towels on request
  • Friday changeover
  • open all year
  • cot/highchair available
  • no pets
  • washing machine
  • dishwasher
  • microwave
  • fridge & freezer
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • billiard table
  • parking
  • garden with furniture
  • 2 wood burning stoves - initial logs included
  • 'green' biomass central heating
  • electric included
lounge of the holiday cottage


self catering kitchen


About this Holiday Cottage

This 15th century former drovers' inn retains plenty of original character including oak beams and a 300 year old oak screen. This detached property is in an elevated position with extensive views towards the mountains of Snowdonia.

On the ground floor there is a farmhouse kitchen with large oak dining table, and a spacious lounge with log burning stove and billiard/dining table. Relax in the south facing oak framed Sun Room with wonderful views. There is also a single bedroom with pull-out bed (for +2), and a bathroom with bath, basin & WC.

On the first floor there is a galleried double bedroom with 5ft (king-size) bed, another double bedroom with 5ft (king-size) bed, a twin bedroom with additional single bed (for +1), and a single bedroom. There is a shower room with shower cubicle, basin and WC. All the upstairs bedrooms are beamed with sloping ceilings.

Outside there is a patio area ideal for eating out whilst enjoying the panoramic views of the peaks of Snowdonia.

kitchen inglenook

Inglenook in kitchen

snooker table

Snooker table

double bedroom

Galleried double bedroom

double bedroom

Double bedroom

sun room

Sun room

family bedroom

Family bedroom

double bedroom showing gallery

Galleried double bedroom

Ideal for Snowdonia and North Wales

This self catering accommodation is an ideal holiday base for exploring Snowdonia and the rest of North Wales. The cottage is 3 mile from the popular village of Betws-y-Coed, and guests have free use of the leisure centre in the village with it's pool, jacuzzi, sauna, steam room and multi-gym. For more information about the local area see our page about things to do and places to visit around Betws-y-Coed.

Tariff, Availability & Booking

To view the tariff and availability for Cefn Cestyll, or to make a booking see our entry on the Welsh Country Cottages website.

Leisure Pass Included

Guests have free use of a leisure centre in Betws-y-Coed with pool, jacuzzi, sauna, steam room and multi-gym.

Meet the Animals

herding sheep

What Our Guests Say

"A lovely cottage. Nice and quiet great location. Plenty of room and well equipped. Great for family holidays. Was a homely feel to the cottage and had a really enjoyable holiday."

"Idyllic location with views over the Snowdonian mountain ranges. The cottage is basic but homely and provides all the comforts needed to enjoy a stay in the National Park."

"We had a lovely time at Cefn Cestyll - probably one of the best places we have stayed in Wales. The views from the cottage are idyllic, the facilities are very welcoming and comfortable. the owner was very friendly and helpful. We will definitely go back some time."

Contact Details

Rhydlanfair Farm Cottages, Rhydlanfair, Betws-y-Coed, LL24 0SS

To book or enquire about availability view the Welsh Country Cottages website or contact them at:

0845 2688734ecc.enquiry@holidaycottagesgroup.com

Please mention that you found the cottage through the Rhydlanfair website, and quote the cottage code OJV.

Or for late availability offers contact us direct at:

07870 29888007792 712731marybetws@gmail.com