Bala, Snowdonia & the Lleyn Peninsula

  • Situated on the edge of Snowdonia National Park just outside Bala which has the largest natural lake in Wales, this stone cottage has been converted from a former C18th Chapel. Whilst modernised, character is still maintained throughout.

You can book this property from:

  • £305 per week
  • £44 per night


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 1 single bed


  • Washing machine
  • Freezer


  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom


  • Family friendly
  • Cot
  • Highchair


  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking

How far to ...?

  • Beach 36 miles
  • Pub 2 miles
  • Shop 3 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Watersports
  • Fishing
  • Pony trekking/horse riding


  • Walk-in shower

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 3pm
  • Check out: 10am


Awel-y-Grug is in the hamlet of Sarnau, 3 miles NE of Bala on the edge of Snowdonia National Park and in an ideal spot for touring and sightseeing throughout North Wales.

This C18th stone cottage, converted from a former Chapel adjoining the owner's home, has recently been refurbished. The cosy beamed living room has a woodburner in the stone inglenook fireplace, TV, DVD and radio/CD player and the compact modern fitted kitchen includes a small freezer. Upstairs in this charming cottage the bedroom has a double and a single bed, and the contemporary en suite benefits from a bath and a separate shower cubicle. Oil-fired central heating run from the owner's system is included, logs are supplied, WiFi is available and the owners offer use of their washing machine if required. The lovely landscaped gardens are shared with the owners and there is a barbecue as well as patio furniture for your use.

This is an excellent area for walking, trekking, birdwatching, fishing and horse riding; local bicycle hire is also available. Bala has the largest natural lake in Wales, and you can appreciate the beauty of the area with a relaxing trip on the Bala Lake Railway. The town itself has a leisure centre and a range of shops, pubs and restaurants. Nearby is the renowned National White Water Centre where you can experience exhilarating rafting and canoeing on the rushing rapids.

Electricity and oil fired central heating included.

Bed linen and towels provided.

Cot and high chair available.

No smoking please.

One small dog is welcome at an extra charge of £25/week, £20/short break.


Our hostess, Mrs Davies, was very friendly and helpful.

Ms Lynda B,