There are many different places to go and things to see in the area. 

These include walking, go-karting, sailing, bird-watching and swimming. There is a good choice of beaches, small or large, popular or isolated. In addition there are castles and museums to visit as well as several narrow gauge railways.


Snowdon Mountain Railway













There are a choice of narrow gauge railways nearby and around Snowdonia in addition to a lovely coastal train ride to Aberystwyth.

Nr Llanbedrog beach












The peninsula is approximately 30 miles long and only 8 miles wide. With nearly 100 miles of coastline, you are never far from a beach. There are long sandy beaches where there is a choice of being among crowds or walking a little further to a more peaceful spot. There are isolated pebbly coves where very few people visit. The nearest beach to the cottage is about 25 minutes walk away.

Yr Eifl










Leisure centres & swimming pools are located in neaby towns. There are a variety of walks, some direct from the front door, to suit all abilities from sandy beaches and woodlands for inexperienced walkers to mountains for the hardened climber. An abundance of wildlife can be enjoyed, including squirrels, birds, farm animals and wild goats. Other leisure activities/locations can be found nearby.

Grounds at Glynllifon









Theme Parks

There are a variety of family attractions in the area.

Pwllheli Cinema










Cinemas & Theatres


There is a small cinema/theatre locally with larger ones further afield.













North Wales has a good selection of castles dating back to the 12th Century. Some have been restored, some are ruins and others no more than mounds and earthworks. All described here are within an hour's drive.

Llanberis Slate Museum


There are a varierty of museums all within an hour's drive.

Great Orme cable cars








Other Attractions

There are a number of other attractions in the area.