How to find Abercelyn Cottages

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Abercelyn Cottages locationAbercelyn Cottages & Abercelyn Country House is in Llanycil, on the A494 Bala to Dolgellau Road, ½-mile from Bala (direction south-west). Abercelyn is opposite Llanycil Church (Mary Jones World).

Please note that there are different entrances for B&B or Cottages/towing, as described below.

Maps:

Postcode: LL23 7YF (Note certain SATNAVs will take you to the wrong side of the Lake!)

Grid Reference: SH 914349 (OS Maps: Explorer OL18, OL23 or Landranger 125)

Latitude: 52.901007 (North 52 deg. 54.058 minutes);

Longitude: -3.615575 (West 3 deg. 36.930 minutes)


Entrance for self-catering Cottages and with a trailer

Coming from Bala

In the Bala to Dolgellau direction, continue through Bala towards Dolgellau on the A494, ½-mile after Bala, pass the entrance to Mary Jones World and pass the sign for Llanycil (drive safely) and almost immediately turn right into the last entrance of three together, with sign "Abercelyn & Cottages" on the gate post - look for the Acorns! Note that this should be taken in 1st-gear as the first section of drive is steep and turns.

Where the drive forks, bear left for the Tithe Barn or keep straight-on for the Poor House and park. Please go to the front door of the main house and we will show you around the cottage.

Coming from Dolgellau

In the Dolgellau to Bala direction, take the A494, pass the sign for Llanycil (Drive safely) and pass the left turn to Parc, then pass the Abercelyn (squirrel sign) and take the next left turn. This is the first of three entrances together with sign "Abercelyn & Cottages" on the gate post - look for the Acorns! Note that this should be taken in 1st-gear as the first section of drive is steep and turns.

Where the drive forks, bear left for the Tithe Barn or keep straight-on for the Poor House and park. Please go to the front door of the main house and we will show you around the cottage.

Note this is the turn for Parc in Llanycil (not Glanllyn).


Abercelyn entrances from the Bala direction


Sign for Llanycil from the Dolgellau direction