Betws y Coed

Bryn Glo Cottage

2 Bedrooms

2 Bathrooms

4 Guests

This newly renovated 200-year-old cottage is nestled in the heart of Snowdonia National Park in Capel Curig. With its unbeatable location, the cottage offers breathtaking front-facing views of Siabod and in the garden it has shared access to a fabulous tower, slide and swing play area at the rear, promising entertainment for both children and grown-ups.

This open-plan 2 bedroom property provides a relaxing retreat, set within an acre of land with a generous shared garden to the rear for the enjoyment of all guests. There is also a woodland area to explore. The convenience of a local pub just a short walk away in Capel Curig adds to the appeal, offering the perfect spot for a home-cooked evening meal and a relaxing drink after a day of outdoor adventures. The charming village of Betws-y-coed is just a short 5 minute drive away.

The cottage has been meticulously renovated to an exceptionally high standard, ensuring a luxurious stay for the whole family. The property features fwo bedrooms, including one kingsize room, and one twin room. Throughout, the cottage is furnished with exquisite oak furniture, adding a touch of elegance to the charming atmosphere.

Perfectly situated for those seeking immediate access to scenic walks or exploring the nearby mountain bike trails, this property is an ideal base for outdoor enthusiasts. Don't miss the opportunity to explore the Gwydir Forest Park, a nearby gem offering a variety of natural wonders.

This stunning family-friendly cottage provides the perfect blend of luxury and natural beauty, ensuring an unforgettable getaway in the heart of Snowdonia National Park.

Looking for a larger property, take a look at Bryn Glo House next door, sleeping 8, or why not book both properties for a larger party!

  • Eating and Drinking

    Eating & Drinking..

    Planning a holiday to Bryn Glo Cottage and would like to know some of the best places to eat out?

    Have a look at some of our recommendations - we have got it all covered here!

    Eating Out

    Bridge Restaurant and Bar 1815 at the Waterloo Hotel Betws y Coed
    Offering a modern and contemporary venue the Bridge Restaurant and Bar 1815 is the ideal place to drink and relax after a busy day out and about in North Wales.

    Llugwy River Restaurant Betws y Coed
    The inspiration and ethos behind the rosette award winning Llugwy River Restaurant comes from the scenery and land around us, with a passionate kitchen team putting quality local produce on your plate.

    Stables Bar Betws y Coed
    Busy bar within the heart of Betws-y-Coed with extensive menu and a fine range of cask ales.

    Grill Room at the Royal Oak Betws y Coed
    The refurbished Grill Room offers contemporary Welsh cuisine in comfortable and stylish surroundings. Its all here....

    The Riverside Restaurant at Craig-Y-Dderwen Betws y Coed
    Our award winning restaurant overlooks the River Conwy at the edge of Betws-Y-Coed

    Conwy Falls Forest Park Betws y Coed
    Spacious café located on the of spectacular Conwy Falls. Open daily, serving hot and cold food and licenced to serve alcohol. Great views, with indoor and outdoor seating.

    Elen's Castle Hotel & Restaurant - Siabod Restaurant Dolwyddelan
    Small, award-winning restaurant with stunning views, serving British food with an emphasis on local Welsh produce. Highly recommended.

  • Essentials

    Additional Information ..

    Do you want to know a little bit more on what Bryn Glo Cottage has included before arriving?

    Then look no further we have all the information you could possibly need right here!

    Check In / Check Out

    Standard check in is from 3pm & check out is by 10am.

    Pet Friendly

    Bryn Glo Cottage is pet friendly and accepts up to 2 dogs & even has an enclosed garden.
    At no time are any dogs to be left inside the property unattended.
    Additional pets may be permitted at extra cost, contact us for further information & charges.​

    Sleeping Arrangements

    1 x king size
    1 x twin

    Linen & Towels

    All bed linen & bath towels are provided.
    If you're planning on heading to the river for a wild swim please bring a towel

    Travel Cots & High Chairs

    A travel cot (no bedding) and high chair available on request. There are also stair gates

    Outside Area

    The rear garden is accessed from the kitchen and is enclosed. The front garden is paved and is also enclosed. The rear garden is a shared garden area with Bryn Glo House and guests should be mindful of this when using it.
    The garden features a fabulous large fort, with turrets, a climbing wall, mud kitchen, swings, and 2 slides (including an adult slide!) Hours of fun to be had here!
    There is also a large wooden bench area surrounding a large firepit.
    And a woodland waiting to be explored, please keep dogs on a lead in this area and children under supervision as there is a steep drop in one area.


    Modern, well-equipped kitchen with 2 electric ovens, a microwave oven and 5 ring induction hob, there is a large fridge and separate freezer, toaster, kettle and wine fridge. Breakfast bar with two stools. Dining area with extendable oak table seating 6, log burner, hand soap and washing up liquid is also supplied

    Sitting Room

    Ground floor sitting room complete with a supersized sofa, Smart TV., electric integrated fire and bespoke pool table.


    Family bathroom with rain shower over bath, basin, WC and heated towel rail.
    En-suite bathroom with rain shower, basin, WC and heated towel rail.

    Utility Room

    Utility room has a washing machine and dryer, clothes airer, hoover and large storage space, a small amount of washing pods are supplied to get you started


    This property has Wi-Fi with good signal.


    Oil central heating and hot water.​


    Off-road parking adjacent to property
  • Your Hosts
    Meet Andy and Jodie....

    Our names are Andrew and Jodie, we have owned Bryn Glo and Bryn Glo Cottage since February 2023. We both have a passion for property and bringing old houses back to life, making them in to unforgettable places to stay with your family.

    We have two young children Charlie and Harry, aged 4 and 2. It was these two that inspired us to build our amazing play area for both adults and children to play on for everyone to enjoy and yes it was all hand built and made up as we went along.

    We hope you love our stunning property as much as we do and hope you have an enjoyable and welcoming stay, we look forward to hosting you.
  • Things To Do

    Things To Do ..

    Check out some recommended places to visit in the locality of Bryn Glo..

    Adventure Park Snowdonia, Dolgarrog (12 miles)
    Nature-inspired, high-thrills adventure experiences for all ages. Weatherproof family fun. Adrenaline Indoors includes a separate soft play zone for younger visitors.

    Zip World, Llanrwst (7 miles)
    For the thrill seekers amongst you head to Zip World for an activity filled fun day out. Make sure you try out the fastest zip line in the world.. if you're feeling brave!

    Swallow Falls, Betws y Coed (2 miles)
    Fabulous falls just 2 miles from Capel Curig (steep steps)

    Betws y Coed (4 miles)
    Gorgeous tree lined village with river running through the centre, peer down from Pont y Pair Bridge where you can wild swim, walk to Miners Bridge or visit Fairy Glen

    Welsh Mountain Zoo, Colwyn Bay (23 miles)
    Born as a small family run business by the Jackson family in 1963, the Welsh Mountain Zoo - also known as the National Zoo of Wales, is the oldest and most established Zoo in Wales?

    Greenwood Family Park, Caernarfon (21 miles)
    An award-winning family fun adventure park celebrating the beauty of nature through eco-friendly and sustainable entertainment, using green energy produced by the sun, water and even humans.

    Bodnant Garden, Conwy (20 miles)
    Bodnant Garden is a National Trust property near Tal-y-Cafn, Conwy, Wales, overlooking the Conwy Valley towards the Carneddau mountains. Founded in 1874 and developed by five generations of one family, it was given to the National Trust in 1949.

    Portmeirion Village, Portmeirion (22 miles)
    Portmeirion was created by a Welsh architect from 1925 to 1976 to show how a naturally beautiful site could be developed without spoiling it. Portmeirion village and gardens is one of Wales' premier visitor attractions, welcoming over 200,000 visitors every year.

    Lleyn Peninsula (31 miles)
    From sea stacks to hill forts, sandy beaches to heritage sites, the Llyn Peninsula offers some of the best scenery in Wales.

    Abersoch (37 miles) & Pwllheli (31 miles)
    Idyllic & popular coastal towns on the Lleyn Peninsula.

    Harlech Castle, Gwynedd (26 miles)
    Harlech Castle crowns a sheer rocky crag overlooking the dunes far below – waiting in vain for the tide to turn and the distant sea to lap at its feet once again.

    Snowdonia National Park
    Home to Yr Wyddfa (Snowdon) the highest mountain in Wales & England at 3,560 ft. Snowdonia is also the adventure capital of Wales, you can experience the worlds fastest zip wire at Zip World or ride the perfect wave at Adventure Park in a 300 metre lagoon. With over 100 attractions for you to choose from there is a large choice to fill your days with plenty of activity & outdoor opportunities. Llanberis is just 11 miles away

    Anglesey (17.5 miles)
    Anglesey is jam-packed with things to do. Explore Anglesey's beautiful landscapes, hit the coastal path, relax in a spa and take in the sights.

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Excellent accomodation. Recommend! 4.7/5

A well furnished beautifully finished house. Stayed in the 4 person cottage. Well kitted for children. Super playground in the garden. Owners were very helpful. Great location , short drive to Bewts Y Coed Will be back to visit again. Thanks

Luke Tanker | 29 March 2024

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