Just a 12-minute drive from both Portmeirion and Porthmadog, Bryn Derw offers comfortable bed and breakfast accommodation in Talsarnau. In a converted barn, the guest room at Bryn Derw benefits from the property’s free Wi-Fi and on-site parking. The room has a power shower and bath, and a flat-screen TV and hairdryer. Tea and coffee facilities are also provided, and there is an additional single bed as well as a double. A fine Welsh breakfast is served, with eggs from Bryn Derw’s own hens, tomatoes from its garden, and sausages from local pigs. There are homemade preserves too, and all this can be enjoyed in the farmhouse kitchen. In the heart of Snowdonia, Talsarnau is just over 30 minutes’ drive from Mount Snowdon. The famous 1920s village of Portmeirion, designed in the style of an Italian village, is an iconic attraction and has excellent restaurants and attractive gardens to explore.