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Whisper Holidays

Self Catering holiday cottage in Harlech, Wales.
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Our cottage, Sibrwd y Mor, is superbly located on a quiet lane on the edge of Harlech town. The cottage has been lovingly renovated to retain its original charm and combined with nautical themed furnishings to create a cosy retreat.

Our cottage sits on the hillside in a tranquil and beautiful location, the generous garden and patio area are perfect for dining alfresco and enjoying the stunning views over Tremadog Bay and the Snowdonia mountain range beyond, the trees and rope swing also offer a fun space for children to play in.  The gardens are private and secluded and are perfect for relaxing after a fun day on the beach.

The cottage is only a 20 minute walk from the centre of Harlech, which boasts a variety of shops, good pubs and restaurants and a famous 13th century castle, while the whole region is a hotspot for outdoor pursuits with Harlech’s magnificent 6 mile long sandy beach and the famous Royal St. David’s Golf Club just a short distance away.

Modern fully equiped kitchen.

Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC.

Separate WC & Shower with outdoor access.

Open plan Living/Dining Area with bench seat, table and chairs.  Wood burner, reclining sofa, TV/DVD and patio doors with seaside views.

Snug room with sofa bed, chair, TV, books and games.

Log Cabin / Games Room located in the garden.

Our cottage offers accommodation for up to 8 adults:

Bedroom 1 = Double bed

Bedroom 2 = Double bed

Bedroom 3 = Double bed with Single bunk above

Snug = Sofa Bed 

Off road parking for 3-4 cars

Fully equipped kitchen

Double oven

Dishwasher

Washing Machine

Wood Burner

BBQ

32” TV’s with freeview

DVD & Roku Player

Books

Games

DVD’s

Wi-Fi

Bath Tub

Electric Showers

Iron & Ironing Board

Garden Furniture

Rope Swing

Harlech, a World Heritage site, is probably best known as the home of Harlech Castle. Harlech Castle is considered one of the best examples – if not the best – of medieval British defensive architecture, and when you stand at the foot of those mighty walls you’ll understand why.

Set, as it is, among such beautiful countryside, you won’t want to miss the opportunity to do some walking when you visit Harlech. The old Cwm Bychan and Cwm Nantcol drovers’ roads are a great place to start, but in this part of the world there’s so much to explore by foot, you’ll be spoilt for choice.

At Llanfair Slate Caverns you can lose a few hours being fascinated by the vast caverns that were worked out of the rock by candlelight alone, over a hundred years ago. The slate in these caverns is among the oldest in the world, and tops the roofs of buildings all over Britain and Ireland.

If you’re travelling with children, pop along to Children’s Farm Park, which is back above ground by Llanfair Slate Caverns. There’s all sorts of fun here for the young adventurer, from mini tractors and air cannons to crazy golf and nature trails. And of course, lots of baby animals to coo over. The baby goats are always popular, as is bottle feeding the calves and lambs.

Golf is a big deal in Harlech. That’s because the town is home to one of the UK’s top golf courses, Royal St David’s, which draws visitors from all over the world who love to play a round or two in spectacular surroundings, in the shadow of Harlech Castle.

The beach at Harlech is big. Really big. And it’s the sort of beach that’s great for watersports, and exploring, and digging, and walking. And playing hide and seek in the dunes, of course. Don’t wait for the summer; Harlech beach is a joy all year round, so lace up your walking boots and head for the sand!

Bryn Cader Faner is one of the most beautiful Bronze Age sites in Britain. This little cairn is only 8m wide and less than a metre high, but the fifteen slabs that lean outwards like a crown of thorns make it a thing of wonder. The walk to Bryn Cader Faner can be a bit of a challenge, but it’s well worth the effort.

You won’t find much in the way of high street chains in Harlech – phew! – but you will find plenty of gorgeous independent shops, just the way we like them here in Snowdonia. You’ll be able to shop for excellent local produce, arts and crafts, gifts and interiors; for a special treat pop into Hufenfa’r Castell for some extra-tasty ice cream.

1. Dates are provisionally booked until a deposit of 20% is received.

2. The remaining balance is due 4 weeks prior to the date of your break.

3. Arrival must be no earlier than 14:00

4. Departure must be no later than 10:00

5. Gas and Electric are included in the rental price.

6. The cottage and grounds are strictly NO SMOKING.

7. No pets are allowed under any circumstances (if you have a trained dog to help you with impaired vision then please include this information in your booking request).

8. Please leave the property in a clean and tidy condition.

9. Children must be supervised in the garden.

10. Only those individuals listed on the booking request may stay at the cottage.

11. We reserve the right to refuse a booking (full deposit will be refunded).

Bookings including bank holidays will be charged at the high season rate, except August bank holiday which will be charged at high season rate plus a £90 surcharge.

Short breaks (less than 7 nights) will be charged as shown, plus a £90 surcharge to cover the adjustment to the cleaning schedule.

cottage-location

COTTAGE LOCATION

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Take a look around

Our Welsh holiday cottage is named Sibrwd Y Mor, Which means Whisper of the Sea.

Spectacular Scenery

Spectacular Scenery

The Views
Sibrwd y Mor

Sibrwd y Mor

The House
guestbook
  • Fantastic….dont want to go home

    The Matthews
  • So peaceful, the views are fantastic! 

    The Edwards
  • Beautiful…the views, scenery and spectacular sunsets.

    Robinsons
  • My favorite spot in the world

    Natalie
  • Great house, great garden, great beach, great holiday!

    Joe

 

reviews

What a lovely spot, nothing does it justice, your very own bit of paradise 

John & Sylvia Gray

Tranquil and stunning views. Ideal to easily reach so many beautiful places nearby. 

The Browns

If you do nothing else, explore the garden and look out to sea, lots of wildlife spotted. 

Chris & Di

The kids loved the garden and rope swing! Panoramic views are beautiful.

The Jacksons

Blown away by the views and beauty of the place, cottage is absolutely gorgeous! 

The Bradleys

Had a great time, we could never tire of that view. 

Matt & Mel

I loved it so much!!! I played on the swing and around the big garden

Sky

age 8

Wow, what a beautiful place, cant get enough of that view!

The Edmunds

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Gallery

Accomodation floorplans & room photos

Games Room
Games
Play Room
Porch Views
Outdoor Cabin
Outdoor Access
Outdoor Access
Comfy Couch
Room with a View
Sea Views
Master Bedroom
Large Double Suite
Room with a View
Get Cosy
Relax
Dining
Explore
Play Area
Double Bunk
Fully Equiped
Relax
Bath & Shower
Floorplan
Bathroom
Warm & Inviting
Ready, Steady, Cook
Rope Swing
Sleep Tight

Make a booking enquiry

Get in touch with us below, note that bookings are usually taken for 7 nights with a Saturday changeover. Short Breaks are also available on request.