Welcome to Abercelyn Cottages

3 Self Catering Cottages for up to 3, 4 or 6 persons

There are 3 well appointed self catering holiday cottages at Abercelyn just above Lake Bala, Snowdonia, North Wales.

The three cottages are located with easy access of all activities and attractions available around Bala, within within Snowdonia National Park. The cottages are avaiable from 2 days to 2 weeks or more. Check in and out on your day of choice and may be booked at anytime,. All our cottages are pet friendly with up to 2 animals.

Abercelyn Cottages are well pointed to a high standard with modern facilities. The Poor House (The old stables was built in 1774), sleeps 6 comfortably. The Tithe Barn 1 and Tithe Barn 2 sleep 3 and 4 respectively, where built before 1729.  

Abercelyn Tithe Barn 1 and Tithe Barn 2 cottages were graded by VisitWales as 5 Star (exceptional quality) while the Poor House is graded as 4-star (excellent quality).

Abercelyn is well situated to take advantage of the various activities on offer around Bala, in the Snowdonia National Park, and in particular the outstanding local water-sports facilities and walking in the mountain ranges of Snowdonia.


There is a library at Abercelyn Country House with maps and guide books on cycling, walking & canoeing. There is a large lockable bike / sports gear store, bike / sport gear wash facilities and drying room available.

The landscaped garden is available for visitors to explore. The garden is an ideal place for bird watching and the area has varied wildlife with many nature reserves.



Abercelyn Cottages all feature:

  • En-suite bathrooms
  • Fully equiped kitchen with stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, etc
  • Washing machine, ironing board and iron, cleaning equipment and products
  • Flat-screen TV with DVD, digital TV and radio, HiFi unit
  • Full central heating, hot water, dual-fuel heated towel rails
  • Each cottage has its own sunny patio with furniture and Weber barbecue
  • Garden of Abercelyn Country House to explore (8 arces)
  • There is adequate space for parking cars and boat trailers
  • Cot & high-chair available upon request
  • Free WiFi - wireless Internet in each cottage
  • Well behaved dogs allowed in all of the Cottages (Tithe Barn 1 & 2 and the Poor House)



Bed and Breakfast accommodation is also available in Abercelyn Country House,  

In total the self-catering cottages and B&B accommodation can accommodate 19 persons plus infants (2 cots available).