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Gwern Tyno in Colwyn Bay, Conwy

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sleeps 4
2 rooms
1 bathroom

Gwern Tyno description

Holiday home
Gwern Tyno is a detached bungalow, close to the owner's farm house in the Nant-y-Glyn Valley just a short drive from Colwyn Bay on the North Wales coast. With one double and one twin bedroom as well as a family bathroom, this cottage can sleep four people. The cottage also contains a fitted kitchen and a sitting room with a dining area and patio doors. To the outside of the cottage is the use of a large garden and plenty of off road parking. Just a couple of miles from the beach, yet just a short distance from the Welsh mountains, Gwern Tyno is a lovely holiday cottage no matter what you plan to do on your holiday.

Colwyn Bay offers the best of the North Wales countryside and coastline. As a base from which to explore all that the region has to offer, this seaside town is an attraction in itself but is also within easy access of many of North Wales' hidden gems such as the Mountain Zoo, the prestigious Theatr Clwyd and a number of stunning National Trust properties. The town itself is well-served by great shopping facilities and, for those who like a bit of outdoor adventure, there are ample opportunities for fishing, sailing and jet-skiing. The beaches in the area are undergoing constant improvement and some have achieved awards for their cleanliness and presentation.

Famous for its choirs, stunning mountain ranges and beautiful valleys, this wonderful country has something for everyone. From Snowdonia in North Wales to the Brecon Beacons and the Pembrokeshire Coast in the South.

Electric panel heaters and supplementary heaters. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, automatic washer, TV, DVD. Electricity inc. in rent. Bed linen inc. in rent. Highchair available. Ample private parking. Use of large garden. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 1.5 miles, pub 15 mins walk, pub with restaurant 3 miles, beach 1.5 miles.


  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Garden
  • Ground floor
  • High chair
  • Kettle
  • Linen provided
  • Parking
  • Parking space
  • Towels provided
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wifi
  • On a farm
  • Rural location

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Mr Barrett
June 2016
The cottage is in a really quiet location yet within easy distance of all the attractions this part of North Wales has to offer. The views from the cottage were lovely and it was very pleasant to sit and eat breakfast outdoors whilst looking at the view.
Mr Van Kan
September 2015
Very pleasant stay, quiet and clean.Very nice owner. Everything was available.
Mrs Andrews
May 2016
This cottage is in a lovely setting with great scenery so we all had a very relaxing holiday here and found it very easy to get to all the attractions around the area. We all had a lovely week in North Wales.
Mr Walker
August 2015
We enjoyed the location and tranquillity that it offered. We were made to feel very welcome and very much at home.
Mrs Angell
August 2014
The owner was really welcoming, sandy beaches nearby and plenty to see and do.
Mrs Webber
August 2014
The cottage was lovely in a very quiet setting which is what we wanted. The views from the garden are as they were described-fantastic. The owner was very nice and friendly. We would go back again.
Mr Henshaw
June 2013
The location was perfect.The Cottage,scenery and the friendly reception upon our arrival and throughout our holiday was lovely. I would recommend it to anyone.
Mrs Grogan
August 2013
This was the perfect retreat for a young family. The property was immaculately clean and well presented, with a swing and a slide in the garden that the children could play on. Perfectly located for all local amenities like Park Erias, the beautiful beaches, Welsh Mountain Zoo, plus only a stones throw from Llandudno. We will definitely visit again!
Mr Davies
July 2012
The location was great, secluded and quiet, yet only a few minutes from town. The owner was welcoming and we shall return in the not too distant future.
Mrs Hakin
July 2012
We were welcomed by the nice friendly owner.
Mrs Colson
August 2012
Just had a lovely relaxing week visiting the beaches nearly everyday along with the other attractions that are all a short drive away. It was just perfect and had a swing and slide in the garden, fantastic for 4 and 6 year olds.
Mr Fuller
May 2011
The cottage was fine. It was what we expected - quiet, comfortable and the owner was very helpful. Would certainly go again.
Ms Amison
June 2011
The area was quiet with beautiful surroundings. The owners were very friendly. All amenities were nearby catering for all tastes. All in all a very nice restful week.
Mrs Tee
September 2009
It was an ideal location to visit many places of interest and attractions.
Mrs Stamp
August 2009
Friendly, helpful, but discreet owners. Beautiful setting and delightful comfortable cottage. Would recommend this and your company to other friends.
Mrs Davies
August 2009
The views from the cottage were lovely. Quite handy for visiting surrounding places of interest. Very quiet and peaceful.
Mr Smith
September 2009
Quiet position, child friendly. Close to Colwyn Bay Llandudno.
Ms Barnett
August 2010
The location was beautiful. The property is very nice and the owners were charming, making you feel very welcome.
Mrs Leake
July 2008
Very pleasant and peaceful location.
Mr Wicker
July 2008
The peace, quiet and beautiful views across the valley to the sea.
Mrs Goldsmith
July 2008
Stunning views, so peaceful you can hear a pin drop. Will definately go back.
Ms Rowland
August 2008
Usual good holiday.
Mr Hawkes
September 2008
The views from the cottage were breath-taking and it was peaceful.
Mr Glynn
April 2009
It was a very pleasant location with great scenery, very peaceful and a real homely feel about it. We could have stayed longer.
Mrs Newbold
June 2009
A beautiful location and really friendly, helpful owners. Easily accessible to all tourist locations. Had everything we needed, was like a home from home.
Mr Johnson
October 2008
We enjoyed the peace and quiet, the good beaches and there were plenty of places to go out and see.
Mr Blake
September 2008
The property is in a very peaceful setting, with lovely views and a good clean beach. This was our second visit to this excellent holiday home. Location is good for exploring North Wales and we would highly recommend it to anyone.
Mr Thomas
August 2007
Peace and quiet and fabulous scenery. Nevertheless, near all interesting places to visit, great for kids with loads of space outside to run around. We will come back!
Mr Kelly
October 2007
Perfect location, peaceful views, but within easy reach of amenities. Lovely food at White Lion Inn at Llanelian.
Mr Cook
August 2007
Good all round cottage and area. Will be visiting again, soon.
Ms Rowland
August 2007
The property was like a home from home. A warm welcome when we arrived, the cottage and the views where fantastic. We have already re-booked for next year.
Miss Disley
September 2006
Location was good for touring Wales. Beautiful scenery. From booking this holiday it has been a good experience. And I will book with your company again, and would recommend Sykes.
Mr Corbin
October 2006
The secluded location set in a valley with views of the sea was very very peaceful. There were good local walks and the cottage was good to use as a base for touring North Wales.
Mrs Lycett
July 2006
A lovely little gem, set in the welsh countryside. Relaxing with lovely views, several National Trust properties close by. The owner is very friendly and helpful.
Mr Mrs James
May 2006
The weather! The beautiful valley setting of the property and its proximity to some wonderful scenery and excellent walking country made the holiday a totally enjoyable experience.
Mr Mrs Applegate
August 2005
Setting was outstandingly beautiful. Very peaceful. Owners were very nice and helpful.
Mr Bellingham
July 2005
Quiet location and very friendly, helpful owner.
Mr Prosser
June 2005
The cottage was a perfect location, so many places to visit lots to do. The owner was a lovely lady and was very kind, also her pets were very well behaved and we loved them. The views from every window and door were breath taking we highly recommend the property and yourselves for a perfect holiday. We hope to go back next year.
Mr Scattergood
December 2004
The view from the cottage was superb. It was quiet and peaceful.It was a good base for touring North Wales.
Mrs Kelly
December 2004
The A55! Able to access anywhere very quickly and easily.
Mr Sullivan
December 2004
We had a lovely time and the site of the cottage (on an old farm) was very children friendly. It was a good location to use as a base to explore the towns and attractions of North West Wales.
Mr Thompson
December 2004
Beautiful view of the valley from the patio doors of the lounge.A friendly yet unobtrusive owner. To say that it is quiet and peaceful is an understatement. Just what we wanted.
Mr Hartas
December 2004
Great location, excellent for beach or countryside activities. If you want to be alone this is the place. Thanks.
Mr Mrs Blackburn
December 2004
We were very close to the town and the surrounding amenities.
Mr Pickup
December 2004
The view from the property was great and the garden had a swing and slide which was great for my two year old son.
Mr Barr
December 2004
An ideal location for touring area but if you have young children or teenagers nothing for them to do and its too far for them to walk at night to the town. Taxi service is good and reasonable. The Farmers market on Thursdays although limited was very good and good value.
Mr Scattergood
December 2004
Great Holiday again, very good situation for exploring North Wales. Very quiet location in Colwyn Bay with lovely views, but not too far from shops. Very nice owners , would recommend to anyone needing to get away from it all. Excellent for wildlife, especially birds.
Mr Shone
December 2004
Had a great time, well equipped and clean cottage, great location, perfect for a relaxing time will defo recommend to others
October 2015
Our stay here exceeded our expectations. It is a comfortable, well furnished, modernized, small cottage, adjacent to the owner's house. We walked the local footpaths and country roads, enjoyed the challenge of driving the narrow road out of Colwyn Bay, read books and generally relaxed. The owner was very helpful and we plan on staying there again on our next trip to the area.
paula w
June 2014
The photos on the internet are seriously misleading, the owners home isn't just 'close to' the cottage, it's on top of it, owners have a direct view in through the kitchen window. Kitchen floor covered in slug trails; nasty! Tried to contact owner on two numbers but no answer even though we were expected. We had had a long drive, were tired and upset so we went to Llandudno for the night and drove home the next morning. Worst non-holiday ever, wish we'd stayed at home.
August 2014
Cottage ideal for David's holiday very rural location 5 minutes drive from Colwyn Bay. Cottage spotless can't. Praise property enough
December 2012
The cottage has everything you might need, and children are very welcome. It lovely and quiet area and the views are fantastic it's just a short drive to the town and sea front.
November 2010
Th cottage was lovely and the owner couldn't have been more charming and helpful. We thoroughly enjoyed our week here and would highly recommend it . A rural setting but within a short drive of all amenities.
November 2010
A lovely cottage in a beautiful spot, with very friendly and helpful owners. It is just a shame it is over half a mile up a steep and very winding single track road, which was blocked one day by sheep, and the next day by a lorry collecting logs which held us back from our day out by half an hour each time. If it were more accessible, or we were more used to reversing down hills and around bends, we would definitely return.
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