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Pat & Julian Jones

Tal y  Waen

Cader Road



LL40 1TH

01341 421856 / 07813 211343

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Buzzard Cottage Double Bedroom Owl Cottage Garden


A cosy semi-detached cottage, offering comfortable accommodation.

View from Tal y Waen Holiday Cottages


Two superb, stone built, single storey barn conversions standing in a tranquil location on the lower slopes of Cader Idris.


A lovely semi-detached cottage providing cosy, single storey accommodation.


Just a short drive out of the picturesque market town of Dolgellau, down a long and winding private road, you will find Pat & Julian Jones ready to welcome you to the beautiful Tal y Waen Cottages. Owl and Buzzard Cottages are two lovely, single storey, stone built barn conversions set within the stunning scenery of Dolgellau and Cader Idris.

Away from the hustle and bustle of town life, here you have miles of unspoilt, stunning scenery to explore at your leisure. Whether you want to relax, partake in one of the many outdoor activities or take in the culture and explore the Snowdonia region, you couldn’t find a better base. The surrounding area is ideal for walking, climbing and cycling (amongst many other activities) and is also renowned for its abundance of wildlife. For a more leisurely day, why not visit one of the nearby lakes or beaches?

If you just want to relax, you will find our cottages have everything you need. For a night in, each cottage has a well equipped kitchen, comfortable sofa, TV with DVD player and selection of DVDs, CD player and selection of books and board games. If you want to relax outside, you have a small private garden with furniture, BBQ and lockable shed for your use with stunning views and access to our field.

Laid out on one floor for easy accessibility, with minimal impact to the surrounding area and recently decorated to a modern yet comfortable style, Tal y Waen cottages provide spacious and homely open plan living areas, 2 comfortable bedrooms each, with plenty of storage and a shower room. The cottages are cosy in the cooler months and fresh and airy in the warmer seasons.

Within easy reach of the main house, should you require it, the cottages are set apart for your privacy.

All fuel, power, bedlinen and towels are included in the rent.

The water is a fresh, natural, private supply direct from our well. It is UV filtered and tested regularly.

A well behaved pet is welcomed upon request.

Dolgellau is a pretty market town in the lower slopes of Cader Idris - part of the Snowdonia National Park. The town has all the amenities you need plus award winning restaurants, artisan bakeries, art galleries and much more. This is the ideal location to discover the wider area, packed full of natural wonder and ancient history. You will find old evidence of the slate and gold industries alongside beautiful forests, lakes, waterfalls, beaches and mountains. At night enjoy the tranquility and the beauty of the star filled skies. There is plenty to do and yet you can feel totally free and away from the crowds.

Owl & Buzzard Cottages About us The area

Having holidayed in this part of Wales many times over the years, in 2006 we moved to the picturesque town of Dolgellau, which nestles within the Snowdonia National Park in Gwynedd, North Wales.

Our aim was to buy a rural property with the potential to provide family holiday accommodation.  The first property we

North West Wales is taken up almost entirely by the Snowdonia National Park and by two isolated areas of outstanding natural beauty.

All these areas feature the natural beauty of rugged mountains and valleys, dense forests and barren plateaus, stunning coastlines and wide estuaries.  Sturdy castles, country mansions with fine

Pat & Julian with guests Beautiful Gwynedd - Tal y Llyn
Tal y Waen
Owl Cottage Buzzard Cottage “ We have stayed before...we will most definitely  return again”


  1.  Stunning Scenery
  2.  Close to Dolgellau
  3.  Sleeps up to 6
  4.  Pet friendly