Greystones, Maentwrog near Blaenau Ffestiniog, North Wales & Snowdonia

Visit this time the sprawling and beautiful woodland Maentwrog located on the northern side of the Vale of Ffestiniog. It is famous as the largest woods in the Vale and designated as a National Nature Reserve. There are two sections of this reserve – first, Coed Llyn Mai, second, a collection of three adjoining forests known as Coed Tŷ Coch, Coed Bronturnor and Coed Glanrafon. The reserve boasts a different range of habitats. This reserve is famous as the home to a rich diversity of bird life; Redstart, Wood Warbler, Nuthatch and Pied Flycatcher are some famous birds here.

A nature trail is also the characteristic of this reserve that runs some 400 meters though Coed Llyn Mair. Here you will find a good network of public footpaths.  At the entrance of Coed Llyn Mair, you will find a small car park is situated on the right. Maentwrog is especially a wildlife area famous in Snowdonia Center of Excellence.

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If you are planning for Maentwrog then you can stay at the most beautiful Greystones Cottage!

Greystones is a delightful 18th-century stone-built cottage, part of the owners’ main house but completely private, situated in the village of Maentwrog, three miles from the impressive town of Blaenau Ffestiniog.

Ideal for a couple, the friendly owners’ are close by, and are always on hand to help should you need them, however, privacy is always respected.

Renovated in a contemporary style, yet retaining much original character, this quality cottage boasts attractive, slate flagstone floors, while the welcoming sitting room features a beautiful inglenook fireplace with an electric Woodburner-effect stove.

Outside there’s an enclosed patio, from where you can enjoy a glass of wine, along with enjoying the views from this romantic retreat.

The village of Maentwrog is situated alongside the River Dwyryd and has a traditional inn (The Grapes) that’s known for its good food.

Walks and cycle routes can be enjoyed from the doorstep, and the Ffestiniog Steam Railway is close by.

Enjoy outdoor pursuits such as canoeing and climbing at Plas y Brenin National Mountain Centre, discover the magnificent slate caverns at Blaenau Ffestiniog or visit bustling Porthmadog with its individual shops, inviting eateries and colorful marina.

With the enormous beach at Black Rock Sands, the picturesque Bodnant Gardens and the majesty of Mount Snowdon, all within easy reach, this cottage is the perfect, all year round holiday retreat.

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