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Holiday cottages in North West Wales

If you relish the majesty of some of the UK’s highest mountain peaks, then the hills of North West Wales will have almost irresistible appeal. Well-known for being the location of Mt.Snowdon and the iconic Horseshoe Pass, other peaks such as Y Garn, the Glyders, Tryvan and the Carneddau provide spectacular opportunities for strenuous hill walking and arguably some of the best views in Wales. Whilst these peaks can be demanding, there are plenty of low level walks which encompass the clear lakes, wild moorland and thundering waterfalls which are also impressive natural features of this area.

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North West Wales is predominantly a rural area, with a holiday cottage in the area offering the perfect chance to enjoy the hills and valleys for which the location is rightly famous. The largest town is Bangor, where you can buy everything you need whilst away as well as access entertainment and public services should you need them. Whilst some visitors prefer to get away from it all and chose cottages for rent in a rural location, other people find a rental property in Bangor allows them the opportunity to make day trips to local areas of interest whilst still having easy access to restaurants, takeaways and shops which open late.

The area attracts large numbers of walkers and climbers, particularly during the summer months. Cottages to rent are often close to the most popular trails and routes, giving outdoor pursuit enthusiasts the chance to enjoy plenty of action and make the most of every moment of their holiday. Self-catering accommodation gives visitors the chance to have a flexible itinerary which is ideal for enthusiasts who want an early start for a day on the hills. UK cottages are almost invariably well-equipped and usually have a washing machine and drying facilities. These attributes make them particularly appealing to ramblers or water sports enthusiasts.

For people who want a more relaxing break, the area has a wide range of attractions which include the Snowdonia Mountain Railway, Conwy Castle, Port Meirion, Bodnant Gardens and the Blaenau Ffestiniog Railway. These give a fascinating insight into the history of this intriguing part of the country and normally prove appealing to people of all ages. A cottage in the area ensures that the majority of attractions are within easy driving distance. There are a number of scenic villages, such as Betws-y-coed, Llanrwst and Capel Curig. All of them have appealing pubs which are a great place to enjoy a pleasant meal whilst soaking up the scenery which is the major appeal of this area. If you have a passion for rugged hills, craggy coastlines and a wild landscape then North West Wales is a fantastic holiday destination.