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Highlights in Harlech
- Seaside resort
- Snowdonia National Park
- Hiking and biking
- Family friendly activities
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Cottages in Harlech
Harlech is a small town in the northwest coast of Wales with a big town castle, a breathtaking beach, and mountains, caves and waterfalls a short drive away. Rent a cottage on one of its pretty streets, just footsteps from its lovely independent shops and charming cafes. Just south of the town you can find spectacular cottages at the foot of the walls of the medieval castle. Look out for the cottages in nearby Llanfair, a tiny village with a huge welcome.Cottages with memorable views
The lettings in and around Harlech are simply gorgeous. They are light and spacious and take full advantage of the sea and mountain vistas with ample gardens and terraces positioned to enjoy the scenery. Many cottages are suitable for large groups, with up to 8 bedrooms at your service. A holiday rental in Harlech: what better way can there be to explore this wild yet graceful part of the world?!
Travellers and activities
A true icon of Harlech, Harlech Castle is a structure worthy of celebration and recognition. Uninterrupted views of Harlech Beach, the open ocean and the imposing mountain range of Snowdonia await you on the approach to the castle. The castle crowns a rocky crag overlooking the dunes below and has been keeping a watchful eye for over 700 years from the cliff face it is perched upon. Undoubtedly the most spectacular setting for any of Edward I’s castles in Wales!Harlech for hikers
Located just to the northeast of Harlech, Snowdonia boasts outstanding natural beauty, verdant valleys, alpine lakes, craggy peaks, and roaring waterfalls. Home to the highest mountain in Wales, take the 2-hour hike up to the summit at 1085-metres. When the weather permits, you will be rewarded with 360 panoramic views of the surrounding valleys and lakes, and even as far as Ireland and Scotland!Harlech for golf fans
Royal St David’s Golf Club is ranked the best Links Course in Wales. It is in a glorious setting with a splendid backdrop of the medieval castle and towering sand dunes. The course boasts a distinguished club with excellent facilities for both members and guests and top-notch practice facilities. The clubhouse is open to the public, without membership, 7 days a week, and parking is readily available.
From the top of Snowdon at over 1,000 metres, you can see 24 counties, 29 lakes and 17 islands!
Top 7 travel tips in Harlech
Harlech makes a great base for fantastic day trips. Start with Porthmadog, a gorgeous 15-minute drive along the coast, and the embarkation point of the Welsh Highlands Steam Train, which takes you on a journey through the majestic Snowdonia National Park.2. Go mountain biking in the forest of Coed Y Brenin
In the forests of nearby Coed Y Brenin you can enjoy some of the most thrilling mountain biking in the UK. There are numerous routes for all levels of experience, and it is easy to rent a mountain bike if you cannot bring your own equipment. Biking not really your thing? No excuse, Coed Y Brenin is home to some absolutely wonderful walks!3. Take your children to Gypsy Wood Park
Gypsy Wood Park fuses the enchantment of fairies with the beguile of animals and the rocky wilderness of natural woodland. Don’t miss the stupendous miniature railway display!4. Explore the slate caverns of Llanfair
The slate caverns of Llanfair, a 5-minute drive from Harlech, were carved out by man over 100 years ago. Take a self-guided tour, descend Jacobs ladder and meander through the fascinating tunnels and chambers. As you emerge from the caverns, enjoy fabulous views of Cardigan Bay.5. Go indoor climbing at the Rock
The rock is the most innovative, thrilling indoor climbing wall in Snowdonia. With more than 400m of climbing surfaces comprising beginner climbs, dramatic overhangs, pillar blocks, chimney and slab climbing, it makes for a great day out for all the family!6. Have a great family day out at the children’s farm
Bring your kids to the Children's Farm Park to get close and personal with your favourite animals. Your kids can cuddle bunnies, feed lambs and frolic in the soft play centre while you take in the spectacular views and enjoy your kids’ beaming smiles!7. Relax on Harlech’s sweeping beach
Harlech beach is a sweeping expanse of golden sand and beautiful sand dunes. A National Nature Reserve, the beach is a lovely place for kids to play and an even better spot for adults to lay back and relax in the sun.
FAQs: Cottages in Harlech
Among the amenities offered by Holidu, it appears that the cottages in Harlech contain everything that travellers dream of! Here, the cottages generally have a variety of amenities, the most popular being: Wi-Fi (90%), garden (70%), and view (36%)...Not bad, right?
On average, the cottages here have rather positive comments. Last year's data reveals that 26% of cottages have a rating average of 4.5 stars. A ratio high enough to confirm that there are many that are very enjoyable and will be the perfect choice for your next holiday.
Judging by the Holidu data, less than 10% of cottages in Harlech are suitable for families with children. Here, it will most likely be easier to stay as a couple or with friends.
Certainly! In Harlech, 66% of the cottages offer the possibility for travellers to take their pets with them, 70% also have a garden!
Of course! According to Holidu's data, 90% of cottages in Harlech offer an internet connection. It is therefore no problem for you to will be able to access your emails and favourite social media sites during your stay!
A high percentage of cottages in Harlech (88%) are less than £100 a night. Therefore, this destination is perfect for reserving an affordable cottage!
Not always. According to Holidu's data, there are only a few cottages in Harlech that have a fireplace.
According to the data collected last year by Holidu, 82% of cottages are perfect for families with up to four people. Approximately 80% of the cottages here have at least two separate bedrooms. Harlech is the perfect destination for families of four!