Europe's Oldest Community-run Pub
Tafarn Y Fic in Llithfaen on the Llyn peninsula has recently celebrated 25 years as a social enterprise. The pub has been run by villagers since 1988 making it Europe's oldest co-operatively run pub

Medieval Discovery
A 13th Century Royal Deer Park has been discovered in the neighbouring valley, Cwm Pennant, after excavations by Cardiff University this summer


Congratulations to Ty Coch Inn!
In the Top 3 beach bars of the world (according to cheapflights.co.uk), is Ty Coch Inn at Porthdinllaen, on the rugged north Llyn coast, 20 miles from Garreg Gron

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Welcome to Garreg Gron Holiday Cottages in Snowdonia

Looking for a romantic hideaway for two in the foothills of Snowdonia? Or planning a cycling trip on your own around North Wales? Whether you are holidaying alone or as a couple, at Garreg Gron we have two perfect bases for you to explore the fascinating landscape, quiet coves and year-round attractions of North Wales and the Llyn Peninsula.

The Lower Cottage and The Studio offer high quality self catering accommodation within easy reach of Porthmadog, Criccieth and Caernarfon in a secluded setting above the village of Garndolbenmaen with stunning views over the Llyn peninsula and Cardigan Bay. Here, you'll enjoy 180 degree panoramas of the ever-changing landscape and skies, glimpse the Milky Way overhead and be charmed by the wildlife all around you.

Garreg Gron is located above the village of Garndolbenmaen in Gwynedd (LL51 9UQ) along a quiet lane with parking for four cars. The village centre is a quarter of a mile away and has a Post Office, Off Licence and Stores, a Pub and bus stop (we’re on the main route for Bangor and Aberystwyth and all points between). One mile away is a popular Indian Restaurant, the Madiha, and two miles away is the highly rated Goat Inn at Glandwyfach, offering locally sourced good quality Welsh pub food.