Bala cottage holidays, Snowdonia Holiday rentals - country and coastal cottages to rent in Bala

Bala is a small village on the edge of Lake Bala in Northern Snowdonia and yet just 34 miles from the beautiful beaches of Conwy to the North. It is the perfect base for exploring the Snowdonia Mountains and the stunning North West coast.

In Bala, you will find a small selection of cafes, bars and restaurants around the narrow streets and squares. For an evening out on the coast, you can visit Portmeirion just 30 miles away.

At a glance...
River Wnion and Mawddach Estuary
Mountain lakes
On and off-road cyle routes
Mountain walks
Lakeside beaches
Nearest international airport Liverpool (60km)
Nearest train station Barmouth (10 miles)

Featured holiday cottages in Bala

Bala has a selection of self catering cottages to suit all budgets and tastes, many within walking distance to the lake and town centre.

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Things to see & do in and around Bala

From your Bala cottage, there is so much to see and do without travelling far. From Bala lake, the Snowdonia National Park and fabulous beaches along the North coast, there is always something new to discover.

A few suggestions...
Watersports on Bala Lake - sailing, canoeing, rafting
Climb to the summit of Mount Snowdon)
Explore the Coed y Brenin Forest Park
Spend a day on the beautiful beach at Barmouth
Precipice Walk and Mawddach Trail along the river to Barmouth
Day trip to Portmerion (30 miles) - the beach resort with Italian style
Venture to the coastal resort of Conwy with its medieval castle
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Our view on cottage holidays in Bala

Bala is an idylic country village with excellent facilities and packed with plenty of things to see and do for all ages. Whether taking a romantic break or family holiday, renting a cottage in Bala provides the space, freedom and flexibility to do what you want, when you want - home from home.