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Riverbank Cottage, Self Catering Holiday Cottage, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, UK, TheCanoeMan. A delightful 2 bedroom cottage located in the centre of the Snowdonia National Park.Riverbank Cottage is one of a row of traditional longhouse cottages situated on the edge of the small village of Capel Curig in a quiet, secluded spot. It has an open plan kitchen / lounge / diner with a modern fitted kitchen and a multifuel stove in an inglenook fireplace. There is a modern shower room with double shower cubicle, and a four poster bed in the master bedroom, which has delightful views of the river Llugwy running along the bottom of the garden.

A delightful 2 bedroom cottage located in the centre of the Snowdonia National Park. Riverbank Cottage is one of a row of traditional longhouse cottages situated on the edge of the small village of Capel Curig in a quiet, secluded spot. It has an open plan kitchen / lounge / diner with a modern fitted kitchen and a multifuel stove in an inglenook fireplace. There is a modern shower room with double shower cubicle, and a four poster bed in the master bedroom, which has delightful views of the river Llugwy running along the bottom of the garden.

On the doorstep there is a local shop with a cafe as well as 3 specialist outdoor shops, along with pubs and footpaths galore into the surrounding hills and valleys. Just down the road is the Welsh National Mountain centre of Plas-y-Brenin with its indoor climbing wall, dry ski slope, indoor swimming pool, canoeing and kayaking lake and other facilities. This all provides an excellent location for touring, relaxing, hill walking, rock climbing, canoeing/kayaking, mountain biking and other adventurous activities. Arguably the best location, from which to explore Snowdonia.


Accommodation Facilities:

Main living area, including television and stove - Riverbank Cottage, Self Catering Holiday Cottage, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, UK, TheCanoeMan
The fully equipped kitchen - Riverbank Cottage, Self Catering Holiday Cottage, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, UK, TheCanoeMan
View towards the dining area - Riverbank Cottage, Self Catering Holiday Cottage, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, UK, TheCanoeMan
The best place for a quiet meal or a hearty brekfast - Riverbank Cottage, Self Catering Holiday Cottage, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, UK, TheCanoeMan
Master bedroom with double four poster bed - Riverbank Cottage, Self Catering Holiday Cottage, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, UK, TheCanoeMan
Second bedroom, with double bed and single bunk over - Riverbank Cottage, Self Catering Holiday Cottage, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, UK, TheCanoeMan
The shower room, this photo does not do this room justice, by far the best room in the cottage - Riverbank Cottage, Self Catering Holiday Cottage, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, UK, TheCanoeMan

Modern fitted solid oak kitchen with gas hob, electric oven, microwave, fitted fridge, freezer, kettle, toaster and fully supplied with all kitchenware etc. Cosy living area with feature inglenook fireplace, multifuel stove, comfortable seating area, TV / DVD (with selection of around 50 films) and a selection of games, books and puzzles for all ages. Comfortable dining area with a dining table and chairs.

Two bedrooms. Bedroom 1 - double room with draped four poster & window seat looking down the garden to the river, wardrobe with hanging space & drawers. Bedroom 2 - triple bunk (small double on bottom, single on top) with wardrobe, drawers and chair. Bed linen is provided in the costs quoted. Towels can be provided at an extra charge of £2.50 per person. A small modern shower room with W/C and walk in contemporary double shower cubicle.

Garden with grassed area running down to the river. Hardwood garden furniture including chimnea. The chimnea has a grill for BBQ and tools are provided too (Please note the garden is not fully enclosed and therefore may not suitable for very young children or wanderlust dogs!) There is off road parking for one vehicle outside cottage (please note, in peak summer periods the parking is a bit tight but not impossible for large vehicles eg.4x4's). There is parking for further vehicles in public car park very nearby (60yds walk).

A folder with manuals for everything in the cottage is provided with clear explanations for operation of central heating etc. and a visitors book for guest's comments.

The cottage has gas central heating throughout. Well behaved pets are welcome by prior arrangement.

All levels of coaching for most locally available outdoor activities can be arranged in advance upon request, please ask (eg canoeing, kayaking, climbing, mapwork etc).

Owner: Jasmine Waters, Tel. 07788 560477, holiday@riverbankcottage.co.uk


Views around the cottage, and the local area

Path round Llyn Idwal - Riverbank Cottage, Self Catering Holiday Cottage, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, UK, TheCanoeMan
Looking back towards the cottage from the footpath - Riverbank Cottage, Self Catering Holiday Cottage, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, UK, TheCanoeMan
The view of Snowdon from the Garden! - Riverbank Cottage, Self Catering Holiday Cottage, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, UK, TheCanoeMan
Looking the other way, from the top of Snowdon towards the cottage - Riverbank Cottage, Self Catering Holiday Cottage, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, UK, TheCanoeMan
Front of the cottage in Autumn - Riverbank Cottage, Self Catering Holiday Cottage, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, UK, TheCanoeMan
A frosty morning looking at the front of the cottage - Riverbank Cottage, Self Catering Holiday Cottage, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, UK, TheCanoeMan
The sun does shine in Capel Curig, look the cottage in summer! - Riverbank Cottage, Self Catering Holiday Cottage, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, UK, TheCanoeMan
From the garden looking at the river, very different view in winter - Riverbank Cottage, Self Catering Holiday Cottage, Capel Curig, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales, UK, TheCanoeMan
  • The village has three hotels: Bryntyrch, Cobdens and the Tyn-y-Coed, all of which offer bar meals, with vegetarian food a speciality of the Bryntyrch. There are also several cafes: the Pinnacle Cafe, Clogwyn Outdoor Shop Café (the local garage), and Bryn Glo Café.
  • Betws-y-coed just a few miles away offers a wide selection of hotels, bars and restaurants being the largest inland tourist resort in Wales.
  • At the far end of Betws-y-coed is the hotel/restaurant Ty Gwyn (the White House) which is highly recommended for its food.
  • Capel Curig is in the heart of Snowdonia's mountains and hills, surrounded by the villages of Betws-y-coed, Beddgelert and Llanberis. Within a short drive are the popular coastal tourist resorts of Conwy, Porthmadog, and Llandudno with their beaches, rich history and tourist attractions.
  • The area is perfect for walkers and climbers with Snowdonia's 14 three thousand foot peaks all within easy reach for enthusiasts, but with plenty of gentler, lower level walks to suit the less energetic.
  • There is a comprehensive collection of maps and tourist information leaflets etc at the cottage to help you make the most of your stay at Riverbank Cottage.



Booking and contact information

Please note that we cannot guarantee the availability is 100% accurate, it is simply a guide

On making a booking, terms/conditions and a booking form will be sent to you (usually via email). The provisional booking is held for 7 days until receipt of a completed booking form and a deposit payment of 50% of the total sum. This then confirms your booking. The full amount is then due 1 month prior to the start date of your holiday (except for late bookings less than 1 month prior, when the full amount is payable at the time of booking).

Owner: Jasmine Waters, Tel. 07788 560477, holiday@riverbankcottage.co.uk

http://www.letsstay.co.uk/holiday-accommodation/wales

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