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Swn y Mor

Aberdovey | Aberdyfi | Self Catering Holiday Apartment | 1 Bedroom | Sleeps 2



Swn y Mor - Aberdovey / Aberdyfi

Spacious holiday apartment on the Aberdyfi seafront

Self-catering accommodation | Pet-friendly | Sleeps 2

Swn Y Mor is a spacious pet-friendly self-catering apartment located on the magnificent Aberdovey / Aberdyfi sea-front, with four miles of sandy beach just a few paces away from your door!

Close to Aberdovey's / Aberdyfi's centre, this apartment is spacious, light and airy with a large bay window overlooking the sea-front. Fishing boats, sailing dinghies, kite and windsurfers coming and going just a couple of hundred meters away.

Aberdyfi/Aberdovey beach from above, filmed by Stefano Russello in May 2017: Aberdyfi Beach

Aberdovey (Aberdyfi) is surrounded by some of the most spectacular mountain and valley scenery to be found in Wales. Within easy reach are the renowned peaks of Cader Idris, Aran Fawddwy, Aran Benllyn, the Rhinogs, as well as the birthplace of the River Severn in the imposing Plynlimon range.

Both the Dovey (Dyfi) and Dysynni valleys have their own wild and rugged charm, which provides outstanding opportunities for all types of walker and wildlife enthusiasts.

Sleeps 2 guests in 1 double bedroom.

Electric panel heaters and full double glazing.

Entrance - Leads to the tiled floor hallway, cupboard space with washer/dryer. Separate W.C. & hand basin. Four steps lead up to open plan kitchen/living/dining area and bedroom (en-suite)

Kitchen - Small fitted galley kitchen with fridge and freezer compartment, built-under electric oven and electric hob, microwave.

Living/Dining Room - A beautiful spacious living/dining room with double leather settee, two easy chairs with a small coffee table in the bay window overlooking the beach and estuary. A small LCD TV, Freeview and DVD player. Dining table & chairs. 

Bedroom 1 - Double bed, chest of drawers and hanging space.

En-suite - Compact shower room, with enclosed shower and washbasin.

Booking Terms & Conditions



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Aberdyfi / Aberdovey

The picturesque harbour village of Aberdyfi / Aberdovey is renowned for its mild climate, sandy beaches, sailing and a championship 18-hole links golf course (rated in the UK's top 100). The village is often referred to as “an artist's paradise” with its pastel coloured cottages, small shops, inns and excellent restaurants which specialise in local seafood, all helping to create a relaxed welcoming atmosphere. Aberdyfi / Aberdovey boasts some of the finest beaches in Britain, with four miles of golden sand-dune backed shoreline running north to Tywyn, home of the world-famous Talyllyn narrow gauge Steam Railway, crab fishing and the famous Dyfi Donkeys. The beaches are popular with sunbathers, swimmers, surfers and fishermen while the estuary attracts a wide range of water sports enthusiasts.

The peaks of the Cader Idris and Aran Fawddwy ranges are within easy reach and are complemented by the charm of the Dyfi, Dysynni and Tal y Llyn valleys nearby. An ideal area for walkers, climbers and wildlife watchers, and a wonderful all-year-round location.


Further information about your holiday rental

Booking and Payment

Dyfi Cottages & Aberdyfi Holidays is a marketing agency and we do not own or manage any of the accommodation listed on our websites. Bookings made via us form a legal agreement between you and the property owner.

For bookings made more than 8 weeks before arrival, a 30% deposit of the total cost of the holiday is required at the time of booking. The balance is then due 8 weeks before the holiday commences.

For bookings made less than 8 weeks before arrival, the total amount is payable at the time of booking.

Security Deposit

Security deposits are not normally required. Please note that guests are still liable for any damage, breakages, or additional cleaning required as a result of their actions.

Arrival & Departure times

Arrival time is from 4 pm/ Departure time is no later than 10 am.

Short Breaks  

Short breaks are available out of season and can be booked for a minimum of 3 nights from the following days:

  • Saturday to Tuesday for a 3-night weekend break
  • Tuesday to Saturday for a 4-night midweek break

During November to February arrival days may be more flexible nearer the time although these exclude Sundays and any holidays.

Bed Linen 

Bed linen & towels provided is provided.

Heating & Electric

Heating and electric are included in the accommodation price.

Infant facilities 

Sorry, there are no infant facilities available. Due to the size of the bedroom, there is not enough space to fit a travel cot.


One small well behaved pet welcome at an additional cost of £25


Complimentary Wi-Fi is available. The owner cannot guarantee the availability or speed of the service as this is dependent on third party suppliers.


There is one free car pass provided in the apartment for the Aberdyfi ‘pay & display’ car parks. The nearest one is directly opposite the apartment (spaces are subject to availability). Sorry, the owners are unable to provide additional car passes.

Location -  The apartment is located on the seafront in the centre of the village and there can be some associated noise during busier times.

Access, Health and Safety

For safety precautions, the maximum occupancy is 2 guests.

Access to the apartment is via a wooden gate which leads to the rear of the property and then turning right up two flights of metal stairs. Please take care as the metal staircase can get very slippery especially when wet.

Please contact us immediately if there are any specific needs you may have, including disability needs. It is essential that we are given as much information as possible about your requirements to avoid booking an unsuitable property. Some locations do not lend themselves to easy access and facilities, so please ask first to avoid disappointment. The choice is ultimately the responsibility of the person booking the property, and we cannot be held responsible should a property be booked that is unsuitable or inappropriate.

Photographs - In order to provide you with as much detail of the properties as possible, we sometimes use wide-angle photography, which can make certain rooms or spaces appear larger than they actually are. If you have any queries regarding the size of any rooms, please do not hesitate to contact us

     Bits & Bobs

  • Saturday change over
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi (the owner cannot guarantee the availability or speed of the service)
  • Fantastic sea views
  • Large bay window 
  • walking distance to the shops, local pubs, and restaurants
  • Sandy beach directly opposite the apartment
  • One free car pass provided for Aberdyfi 'pay & display' car parks (spaces are subject to availability)
  • Short breaks available out of season (excluding holidays)




Main appliances, furniture and facilities


Comments from the Visitors' Book

Another wonderful week here in your lovely apartment & in Aberdovey.  Some fantastic walks & absolutely amazing weather – walking in t-shirts at the end of October!  Will definitely be back again next year, together with the dog!

A lovely light and comfortable apartment. Enjoyed our stay in Aberdyfi as usual, managed Snowdon this year instead of Cader, will be back soon.

Never been to this area before, but would be certain to come again.  Apartment very warm, cosy & comfortable.  The dog will take from now to Christmas to recover from all the swimming.  Thank you for a nice week.

Fantastic apartment, warm, cosy with great views.  Dog loved the beach & then looking at the beach from the bay window.  We’ll be back in February, thank you so very much.

We’ve been to Aberdovey loads of times but never had such a lovely apartment.  The rest of the family stayed in a house up the road so we had a great time with them & came back to a quiet environment!  Best of both worlds.  Beck our King Charles loved the sand & walks we went on. Thanks for everything, will be back again.

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