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Graig Wen Quarry Wagons

Near Dolgellau, Gwynedd

Enjoy a rustic stay in the heart of Snowdonia in the Graig Wen Quarry Wagons, perfect for couples and small families alike.

  • Wagons sleeping 2, 3 or 4
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£75-130 per night

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Please note: minimum stay for this property is: 2 nights low season & 3 nights high season

How to book

Graig Wen Quarry Wagons is owned and managed by Sarah Heyworth.

You can ask a question or make a booking request directly with Sarah Heyworth.

Request To Book
£75-130 per night

Late deals available

Time sensitive - don't hang around...

Stay in Small Duchess - at Graig Wen Quarry Wagons
Arrive next Monday 4th Mar for 3 nights
£210
£189
3 guests
3  nights
Mon
4th Mar
Stay in Empress - at Graig Wen Quarry Wagons
Arrive Fri 15th Mar for 3 nights
£285
£256
4 guests
3  nights
Fri
15th Mar
For all other dates:
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The highlights
  • Enjoy a warm drink or a glass of bubbly by the outside fire pit, complete with fairy lights for a gorgeous evening scene.
  • Indulge in an excellent night of rest in the wagons' cosy beds.
  • Observe breath-taking views of the Mawddach Estuary and mountains.
  • Appreciate a home-cooked meal around the Empress’s dining table, converting to the sleeping area at night for maximum space.
  • Bring your fluffy friends along to enjoy the 40 acres of wild woods and fields adjacent.

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You should know
  • One dog or two smaller dogs are welcome in both cabins.
  • Guests need to bring their own bedding/sleeping bags and towels.
  • There is 4G onsite or WiFi near the reception.
  • The top bunk in the Empress Cabin is not suitable for children under six.

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Eco Credentials NEW!
Top Scoring

Biodiversity improvement actions

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Other green credentials

Bore hole / well

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Rainwater harvesting

Very high levels of insulation

Recycling of all recyclable waste

Superior double or triple glazed windows

Public transport accessible

100% local produce in welcome pack

100% recycled toilet tissue, kitchen rolls, etc

Eco cleaning products

Eco toiletries

Responsibly sourced firewood

All energy efficient appliances

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The detail

With a choice between the Empress and the Small Duchess, Graig Wen Quarry Wagons has something for everyone. Enjoy a rustic stay in the heart of Snowdonia, and escape to the great outdoors with the outside seating area complete with a fire pit and quaint fairy lights, perfect for stargazing or toasting marshmallows long into the night. With impressive views of the Mawddach Estuary and mountains, the Graig Wen Quarry Wagons are an unmissable trip immersed in nature that couples and small families will love.

Sleeping four, the Empress is the larger of the two cabins, hosting an ensuite shower and flushing toilet, electric lighting and heating, USB charging points, and a gorgeous fire pit with fairy lights. Perfect for families, the Empress is furnished with a double bed and bunk beds, alongside a kitchenette complete with a gas hob, sink, and cooking utensils, a dining table and a small sofa. The Empress provides ample space during the day, with the double bed pulling down over the dining table at bedtime.

Alternatively, the Small Duchess sleeps three, featuring a double bed and a single bed. The smaller sibling, this cabin features a kitchenette with a two-ring gas hob, a sink, a cool box and cooking utensils, and shared bathroom facilities including hot showers, washbasins and flushing loos, are accessible nearby. Both cabins benefit from a shared fridge freezer close by, and there is also nearby parking.

Nestled just outside Arthog in the county of Gwynedd, North Wales, the area is full of exciting things to see and do. Guests can explore the best of the Welsh coast with a trip to Barmouth, Fairbourne or Llwyngwril Beach or enjoy an array of outdoor activities at Coed y Brenin Forest Park, including orienteering, geocaching and mountain biking. The first purpose-built mountain bike centre in Britain, visitors can bring along their own trusty steed or rent bikes, including e-bikes, tandems and tagalongs, locally. Cyclists will also love the Mawddach Trail, which is right on your doorstep and offers fabulous cycling opportunities.

If guests want to further explore the mining history of the area, they should visit King Arthur’s Labyrinth, which is just 20 minutes away. This popular family attraction takes visitors on an adventure into the heart of an old slate mine.

Children will delight in a trip to the Bwlchgwyn Farm Pony Trekking Centre for an afternoon out riding or equally, a trip to the Fairbourne Steam Railway. Travelling two-and-a-half miles between Fairbourne and Penrhyn Point, the railway connects to a ferry joining Afon Mawddach to Barmouth, and the station similarly hosts a G-Scale Railway for train enthusiasts. There are also some excellent places to eat out within 10 minutes drive, from cosy pubs to award-winning tapas and pizza restaurants, and a cafe serving probably the best cakes in Wales!

Features
Essential
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Heating
Living Spaces
Kitchen/Utility
  • Cooker
  • Fridge/freezer
Bed/Bath
  • Shower
Outside
  • Firepit
  • Garden/Outdoor Space
Also Available
  • Off road free parking
  • Walking distance to pub
£75-130 per night
more

Please note: minimum stay for this property is: 2 nights low season & 3 nights high season

SAVE TO WISHLIST

Late deals available

Time sensitive - don't hang around...

Stay in Small Duchess - at Graig Wen Quarry Wagons
Arrive next Monday 4th Mar for 3 nights
£210
£189
3 guests
3  nights
Mon
4th Mar
Stay in Empress - at Graig Wen Quarry Wagons
Arrive Fri 15th Mar for 3 nights
£285
£256
4 guests
3  nights
Fri
15th Mar
For all other dates:
Availability
How to book

Graig Wen Quarry Wagons is owned and managed by Sarah Heyworth.

You can ask a question or make a booking request directly with Sarah Heyworth.

Request To Book
Detailed pricing info

Empress starts at £180 for 2 nights during low season. Peak season short breaks from £390 (Friday to Monday or £460 (Monday to Friday). Weeks starts from £700

Small Duchess starts at £150 for 2 nights. Peak Season short breaks from £270 (Friday to Monday) or £340 (Monday to Friday). Weeks start form £475

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Empress - at Graig Wen Quarry Wagons
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