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Entire home: Bwthyn Haf Fisherman's Cottage
Entire home: Bwthyn Haf Fisherman's Cottage
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
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A traditional fisherman's cottage within the walls of this World Heritage Site town of Conwy. That means we're a few minutes walk to a medieval castle, excellent independent restaurants, real ale pubs and cafes, and a harbour where you can find Italian/Welsh artisan ice-cream, buy fresh lobster and crab, or just sit and watch the world go by. I'm always easily contactable if you need a helping hand.

The space

Bwthyn Haf is a Grade 2 listed, traditional terraced cottage, in a cul-de-sac which leads up to the medieval town wall. There is a living/dining room with comfy chairs, tv and everything you need for lazing around. The kitchen is small but well-equipped – I regularly cook Christmas dinner for 6 people in it, so anything’s possible. I insist that guests learn some Welsh during their stay, so you’ll have to work out what the words ‘te’, ‘coffi’ and ‘sigwr’ mean if you’re going to make yourself a warm drink. Outside is a courtyard garden, ideal for relaxing with a morning coffee or evening glass of wine.
Upstairs there is a bathroom with shower, and two bedrooms. Your room has a double bed and fitted wardrobes. The bed has a traditional Welsh tapestry cover, so you’ll never be cold … although you may want to remove it when the weather is warm. I use the second room as my bedroom/office when I am in Conwy, and ask guests to respect this.

Until recently we operated as a self-catering unit, and have 4 star Visit Wales (Government) grading which covers all aspects of the accommodation, including quality, safety and cleanliness.

Guest access

Living/dining room, kitchen and garden
Private bedroom
Own bathroom with shower and bath

Other things to note

Conwy is a medieval walled town in Wales. Consequently it is not the best place to come for a suntan and it's best to prepare for all weathers, regardless of the time of year. As it was built before cars were invented, driving around its narrow streets can be an adventure, so please be patient with other drivers and accept that sometimes you might have to walk to your final destination. However, all these things make it a fantastic place if you're interested in staying in the centre of a one of the greatest historical sites in Europe and being able to stroll to shops, restaurants, galleries - or onto wild mountains and beautiful beaches.


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Amenities
Family/kid friendly
Wireless Internet
Kitchen
Shampoo

Prices
Extra people No Charge
Cleaning Fee $14
Weekly Discount: 15%
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 double bed

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)

Two guests maximum.

Respect the privacy and peace of neighbours: Keep noise levels down when in the garden, especially at night.

On-street parking is extremely limited, and the narrowness of the streets mean you risk having your vehicle damaged. Please park responsibly: do not park in front of other cottages and do not block in other cars.

You must also acknowledge
Must climb stairs
No parking on property - limited on street parking. Pay and display parking 3 minutes walk away - very reasonably priced and perfectly safe
Some spaces are shared

Cancellations

Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher

Availability
2 nights minimum stay.
From Dec 28, 2017 - Jan 05, 2018 the minimum stay is 5 nights.

7 Reviews

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Rolf User Profile
April 2017
This cottage is everything and more. Comfortable, clean and cozy. A terrific base for our adventures in North Wales. The hosts were very helpful and their suggestions of things to do were spot on. We'll be back.

Daniel User Profile
November 2017
Llinos's place is a beautiful and surprisingly spacious cottage in a little row which closes off with the castle walls. It's right at the heart of Conwy's action- stumbling distance from brilliant pubs (The Albion), even better cosy and classy hotel bars/pubs (The Erskine, The Castle) and a chippy. Llinos is a warm and wonderful host who's gone to the trouble of creating the most comprehensive welcome and info pack we've ever seen. If you're staying in north Wales, stay here. It's close to Conwy, Caernarfon, Anglesey, Zipworld, Bettws y Coed and Portmeirion- all places we managed to visit in just two nights, three days.

Chris User Profile
November 2017
This cottage is a real gem. Great location - very quiet but just a minute walk to the high street in Conwy. The cottage was very cosy, really clean and well equipped. Communication with Llinos was excellent and she really made sure our break exceeded expectations with lots of help and advice. We loved staying in this great little cottage and wouldn’t stay anywhere else in Conwy. Many thanks Llinos

Richard User Profile
October 2017
Location is great, a few minutes walk to anywhere in Conwy which is a lovely place to explore, especially walking the town walll. The cottage is clean and welcoming. Communication was spot on! If you like real ale, visit The Albion. Finally a word of warning, if wanting to eat out on a Saturday night in Conwy, book!

Ashley User Profile
September 2017
Llinos place was so lovely. In the very centre of Conwy, around the corner from the train station. The cottage had so much character and our room was very comfortable. She provided everything we needed. Llinos also gave awesome suggestions for eating and drinking. We thoroughly enjoyed our time in Conwy, it is such a beautiful town and Llinos place is the perfect home base. Thanks for a great stay!!

Chava User Profile
August 2017
A wonderful flat clean and very reasonably priced host was most helpful throughout our stay highly recommended for a perfect holiday

Tom User Profile
March 2017
Place is nice, right in the centre of town in a quiet side street

Interaction with guests

Access code for the front door key safe if I am not there to welcome you personally. The property will be fully prepared, there is an information folder with details of how to operate electrical items etc, and there is a supply of books and maps for exploring the area.

Guests have my telephone and email details so that they can contact me at any time during their holiday.

About Llinos Mary

I'm a wee grey haired academic who enjoys wandering over mountains, singing, eating and listening to people's stories .... sometimes all at the same time. When I'm not staying as a guest of other hosts, I'm welcoming people to our fisherman's cottage in Conwy, North Wales

Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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