Morlan Lodge

Region: Snowdonia Mountains and Coast

Sleeps: 2 + child


Morlan Lodge is a seaside cottage for 2 and a child, ideal for a holiday by a sandy beach, swimming, kayaking, playing golf or sailing. It’s also a good retreat for painting, writing, and birdwatching.

The Lodge was recently renovated by the owner and architect son to high standards of energy conservation and comfort. It is set in a peaceful garden with magnificent views across Cardigan Bay. Morlan Lodge is 1 mile from the beautiful and lively village of Aberdyfi, in the southern part of the Snowdonia National Park and in the UNESCO Dyfi Biosphere.

The Lodge is five minutes from the Wales Coast Path which runs for 870 Miles around the dramatic and diverse Welsh coastline. We overlook our stretch of the Path - a glorious sandy beach running beside sand dunes and Aberdyfi's picturesque golf course. We are also one mile from a new cycle path to Tywyn which we hope will soon be extended to Aberdyfi.


The Lodge is fully insulated and has good water conservation with rainwater collected and dual toilet flush.  There is an energy efficient fridge, double glazing, insulated hot water pipes, organic & fairtrade foods.   All possible waste is recycled and all garden waste is composted.

 Information is provided to visitors on public transport, cycling and walking routes, and the local countryside.


The Lodge has small entrance hall leading to the sitting room with sofa, dining table, fold away single bed, French windows on to a terrace with a sea view. Next is the fully equipped kitchen with sea view.  There is a double bedroom with sea views, and ensuite shower. Separate WC. Double glazing of all windows. Maximum value insulation, draught sealing of roof and walls, good sound proofing.

Electric central heating with electric fire in the sitting room, radio, digital TV, DVD; microwave; electric hotplates and oven; AA fridge/freezer; bedlinen and towels provided; heated towel rail. WiFi on request no extra charge.
Mini Welsh breakfast supplied with local and fairtrade foods to welcome you.
Ample parking. Shops 1 mile


In 2018 there is a very good reason to visit Aberdyfi as we’re celebrating Wales’ outstanding coastline, and inviting visitors to discover epic experiences all around our shores. This is our Year of the Sea. The 870- mile Wales Coast Path passes seascapes of breath-taking variety, hundreds of beaches, harbours, inlets and islands, set in seas that are home to porpoises and dolphins.There are dozens of activities to try on the coast, from kayaking to coasteering – or follow the rivers upstream to the inland shores of our lakes and reservoirs. With a unique culture, a warm Welsh welcome, the finest food and drink … this is the greatest coastal experience of 2018. Welcome to our epic shores.


Aberdyfi (1 mile) has 4 miles of sandy beach, swimming, kayaking, Yacht Club, links Golf Course, watersports, Dyfi Donkeys. Aberdyfi village has shops, pier, post office, pubs, locally made ice creams, Bowling Club with bowling/tennis/putting/croquet. Croquet tuition available on request. Good restaurants: full information and recommendations provided in the Lodge.

Golf courses - as well as Aberdyfi, Harlech (top championship courses in N Wales), Borth, Machynlleth, Fairbourne (beginners) and Dolgellau are nearby.

Bicycle hire from Dolgellau & trails from Aberdyfi, Machynlleth and round Snowdonia.

Centre for Alternative Technology (12 miles) - displays and activities on renewable energy and sustainable living
Children’s activities - Talyllyn Steam Railway with Thomas the tank engine (Tywyn 2 miles), King Arthur’s Labyrinth, pony trekking, playgrounds in Aberdyfi & Tywyn, Animalarium in Borth.
Birdwatching - Ynyshir nature reserve (15 miles), Dyfi Osprey Project (13 m), Red Kite Safaris (book in advance).
Fishing - book in advance through the New Dyfi Fishing Association
Machynlleth market town (9m) – shops, restaurants, cafes, pubs, Wednesday Market, Comedy Festival in May, Music Festival last week in August with art & music.

Wet day activities – Magic Lantern cinema Tywyn, Leisure centres in Tywyn and Machynlleth, many art galleries including Aberdyfi, Machynlleth, Aberystwyth.

Contact Name

Mr Robert Brodbelt

Telephone number(s)

01654 767706


£435 per week, £195 short break Minimum 3 nights £195; each additional night £60; deposit £50 on booking and balance on arrival.

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