Named after the Red Squirrels that use the studio and surrounds daily, this self-catering, open-plan studio for two is near the end of a quiet cul-de-sac adjoining pastures and mature woodland with lots of wildlife, a tumbling brook and public footpaths.
There are two single beds with bedding and bedside drawers, a microwave kitchen with fridge, toaster, kettle, sink/drainer and cupboards with everything you need. There is a fold-down table and chairs and good heating throughout if needed. At the far end is an en-suite shower, toilet and basin.
Kitchen and toilet rolls are included as are bathroom floor mats.
A patio area outside the door has a table and chairs, and there is free wifi.
Free parking is off-road.
The village of Benllech has a Blue Flag beach and sea front which is just 12 minutes from the doorstep. There are several good restaurants, cafes, pubs and takeaways. The supermarkets have ATMs and there is a local chemist and surgery . There is a filling station and tyre depot, an angling/bait shop and others.
There are miles of beautiful countryside public footpaths and the 125 mile Anglesey Coastal path can be accessed above the beach just 10 minutes walk from home. The beach is excellent for sunning, swimming, paddle-boarding or relaxing with a coffee or an ice-cream.
A couple of miles in either direction lies the extensive beach at Lligwy, the small shingle boat beach and lifeboat station at Moelfre or Red Wharf bay.
Beyond that most of Anglesey is reachable by car in 20-25 minutes via to Island circular A5025, A4080 roads to experience the beauty and drama of Penmon Lighthouse, Beaumaris castle, Newborough beach, Llandwyn promentary, South Stack cliffs & lighthouse, The National Trust's Plas Newydd at Llanfairpwll , the road-racing at Aberffraw's trac Mon and many other dramatic or charming venues.
All over Anglesey are terrific opportunities for sea, game and coarse fishing; birding, walking, swimming, scuba, surfing, kayaking, biking, riding, golf, photography and painting.
20-30 miles away
Just across the famed Menai Bridges lies Snowdonia for mountain walking and the mountain railway at Llanberis, the steam railways at Caernarfon with it's mighty castle and the tramway up the Great Orme at Llandudno. There is a castle too at Conwy. Try the long Zip-wire at Bethesda and see the Victorian sugar-loaf Penrhyn castle.
Why bother with the Mediterranean or the Canaries when, with less hassle, cost and holiday time lost, you can discover so much more on Anglesey to suit all types, preferences and ages?
Guests are expected to bring their own towels and other personal requisites. Squirrel Studio is fully self-catering.
Please note that arrival time is after 12 noon and leaving time is before 10 am on the morning of departure. Social distancing must be maintained on the premises.
Your visit is subject to Welsh Govt. and Welsh NHS Covid 19 regulations and not the West Minster Govt's regs. because these may vary from time to time and you'll need to keep yourselves informed of any differences, eg. on things like social distancing, wearing of masks, visiting restrictions, dining out regs. etc.
Covid 19 Lock-down regulations may vary from time to time and place to place and it is your responsibility to comply.
Red Squirrel Lodge follows self-catering accommodation best practice at any given time.
Over Bank Holidays the price is £80 per night for 4 nights, Fri - Mon. At other times the price is £70 per night and the min stay is 4 nights.
Last updated 15 April 2021
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Red Squirrel Studio
Studio Apartment at:
18 Lon Farchog