Electricity is by a £1 meter, the oil
central heating is included in tariff.
Guests have the use of the
attractive garden with garden furniture and a barbecue
There is Wi Fi in the cottage.
The area is excellent for walking, trekking,
bird watching and fishing,
centre and water sport activities are available at Bala Lake and World-class white water
rafting and canoeing on the nearby river.
Bicycle hire and fishing half a mile away.
1 small dog permitted
No smoking please.
welcome pack consisting of Bara Brith and Welsh Cakes awaits your
arrival. We are sure you will find Awel-y-Grug to be a true "Home from home".
For more information please do not hesitate to contact Mrs G Davies on
our nearest shopping facility, is approximately 5 minutes drive away
it is an attractive and lively historic market town within the
boundaries of Snowdonia National Park (officially designated an area of
outstanding natural beauty) and also known as
the Welsh lake District.
Awel-y-Grug is ideally situated for touring North
and Mid Wales, indeed, one would have difficulty finding a
location as central for touring as the Bala area,
This is an area surrounded by magnificent mountains,
hills and waterfalls and offers some of
the finest mountain motoring in Britain - truly dramatic awe-inspiring scenery
combined with a heady sense of solitude. We are within an
hour's spectacular drive of most of the coastal resorts of Mid and North
Wales, not to mention the innumerable beauty spots and magnificent views
within the interior of this beautiful region.
are interesting shops, inns, restaurants and an intriguing historical
boasts itís own lake - Bala Lake or Llyn Tegid, the largest natural
lake in Wales, alongside which runs a charming narrow-gauge steam
Tegid is the home of a unique fish, the Gwyniad (that's for real, not a
legend) which is said to date back to the Ice-Age.
and Activities in the Area
region is brimming with outdoor activities. It was the location for the
World Canoeing championships on the challenging River Tryweryn. At the
excellent National White Water Centre, you can experience the thrill of riding the
rapids either in a canoe or one of the centre's rafts.
Lake also has a sailing club and a waterborne activities centre. People
come from far and wide to use the lake for windsurfing etc.
River Dee and it's local tributaries are famous for fly fishing and
there is excellent fishing available on several lakes.
are opportunities for shooting game or clays as well as pony trekking,
golf, ten pin bowling and many more activities. Bala has an excellent
new leisure centre by Bala Lake-shore with a safe pool for children, a
well-equipped gym and a cafe where you can sit and look out over the
lovely lake view.
is a favourite activity with many visitors and little wonder with the
wealth of beautiful countryside that abounds.
climbing is also available nearby, as is horse or pony riding.
those who want to try out their 4-wheel drive machines, there are
excellent off-road driving courses available from Bala.
Tourist Information Centre is located at the Lake-shore and has all the
information you will need to find the activities you require, or maybe
you will find new ones to challenge you.
keep a large collection of brochures which you will enjoy browsing
through to help plan what to do and where to go.
Contact: Mrs G Davies
Gwynedd LL23 7LG
Tel: 01678 530217
Mobile 07905288263 or