Nant Gwynant, Gwynedd, LL55 4NS

Hafod y Gwynt

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Sitting room:

Very spacious, with solid fuel stove; views of lake

Double bedroom:

With ensuite shower room.  1 other bedroom has ensuite bathroom.

Central location for


Mountains outside the


Trout fishing


“A delightful holiday home in a wonderful position - ideally situated to explore the beauties of North Wales”

Dining room:

Full of old Welsh charm.

General description

Hafod y Gwynt is a large stone-built former coaching house with unique mountain views. It stands in 15 acres of land with an 8 acre lake surrounded by the high mountains of Snowdonia. Situated at the head of the Nant Gwynant valley between Beddgelert, Capel Curig and Llanberis, it is an ideal location for exploring the Snowdonia National Park with many local tourist attractions and superb beaches also within easy reach. It provides an ideal base for walking and mountaineering. Snowdon, the highest mountain in England and Wales, can be ascended from the house. Trout fishing is available in Lockwood's Lake within the grounds.  There is a large attractive garden with a stream running through.  It is just 200 metres from the renowned Pen Y Gwryd hotel.


The house sleeps 12, pets are welcome.  The self-catering accommodation consists of 4 bedrooms: family room with double bed, bunks and en-suite bathroom: family room with double bed, bunks and en-suite shower room, double room with basin, twin room with basin, family bathroom/WC and separate WC/cloakroom with dehumidifier for drying outdoor clothes. A cot is available.  The lounge has lake views, colour TV with video, DVD player, a solid fuel stove, and parquet flooring. The kitchen has a quarry-tiled floor, electric. cooker, microwave, dishwasher, large American fridge/freezer and an Aga (optional electrically oprerated), adjacent to the ample dining room, which has a Payphone.  The conservatory provides alternative sitting/dining area. There is a utility room with washing machine, tumble drier and freezer. There are supplementary electric heaters throughout and electric under blankets on all beds (not bunks), electricity by coin meter.  There are solar panels on the roof.  Gas central heating can be provided at an additional charge, by arrangement.  There is ample parking. Camping is also possible in the grounds and alongside the lake.

Beautiful gardens

Sleeps 12 in 4 bedrooms

Solid fuel stove

Fully fitted kitchen

8 acre lake

15 acres of land

Sitting room Bedroom Dining room

Full central heating on


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In the heart of Snowdonia

Hafod Y Gwynt Snowdon from the air