Gatekeepers Holiday Cottage, Snowdonia

Located at the entrance to Plas Dinas Country House, former home of Lord Snowdon. Situated on a tree lined avenue full to the brim with wildlife such as birds of prey, squirrels and sheep located in the fields that hug our driveway. The Gatekeepers Holiday Cottage can sleep up to four people. All of our cottages are dog friendly and welcome well-behaved dogs free of charge to join you on your holiday.  

This beautiful cottage is just a 5 minute drive away from Caernarfon and the beautiful beach at Dinas Dinlle. If you are looking for an adventure The Gatekeepers Cottage is just an 18 minute drive to Mount Snowdon and Llanberis. Plas Dinas and this beautiful cottage is located just 15 miles from world famous Zip World.

With a cosy lounge area with open fire place, separate dining room with a six seater table, fully-equipped kitchen including dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer, downstairs bathroom facilities, two double bedrooms upstairs (one of which can be made up with twin beds on request) and a bathroom with corner bath and overhead shower.

We are totally flexible, so you can start your break on any day of the week and choose how long you want to stay. Most of our guests find that stays up to 7 nights are ideal to explore the many tourist attractions and activities nearby.

You are welcome to enjoy the 15 acres of gardens boasting incredible views, particularly from the Mount. If you have a sweet tooth then treat yourself to an afternoon tea in our beautiful country house (pre booking required 24 hours prior) We boast an award-winning restaurant that offers a dining experience prepared by Head Chef and TV personality Daniel Ap Geraint. Dinner is available Tuesday - Saturday and we even provide a torch so that you can enjoy a romantic stroll. Afternoon Tea is available 7 days a week when pre-booked and the gardens are there throughout the year for your pleasure. 

You are more than welcome to join us for a drink in the Drawing Room or terrace. We serve some delicious cocktails. 

Book a 7 night break in any of our cottages and we will treat you to a selection of Welsh goodies on arrival. Offer is available on all direct bookings booking a 7 night break. 

Bookings can be made on our website or by calling our team on 01286 830 214. Discount is only available when you call our team.

Looking for an exclusive venue for up to 20 guests? Our 5* Country House is available on an exclusive use basis with our 'Exclusively Yours' stays. From bespoke menus created by Head Chef and TV personality, Daniel Ap Geraint to full use of the house and grounds. You will have our team of experienced hospitality providers to ensure a wonderful stay. To find out more please call us on 01286 830 214. Available throughout the year. Subject to availability. 

Staying at Gatekeepers Holiday Cottage:

  • A non-refundable deposit of £100 is required to secure your booking. The balance is then payable on arrival.
  • Check-in is between 4pm & 10pm.
  • You must vacate the cottage no later than 10am on your last morning.
  • Keys should be collected from Plas Dinas Country House reception. Follow directions for LL54 7YF with your Sat Nav.
  • The cottage is no smoking throughout.
  • Children of all ages are welcome at the Gatekeepers Lodge.
  • Well behaved dogs are welcome. No additional charge for dogs within our cottages.
  • All bed linen and towels are provided with the beds made up for your stay.
  • Gas and electricity included.
  • We provide a good selection of board games as well as information on the local area attractions (not permitted during Covid restrictions but can be requested)
  • An initial supply of coal and logs is provided should you fancy a real open fire! (Nov - Feb)
  • You are welcome to explore the extensive grounds of Plas Dinas Country House in which Gatekeepers sits.
  • Wireless internet access is free of charge and subject to our Wi-Fi Access T&C's.
  • All bookings for the cottage is subject to our Terms & Conditions which you will need to agree to before a booking can be confirmed.