Elen Gypsy Hut

Pwllheli, Gwynedd, Wales

Find tranquillity and a sense of calm at this gypsy hut with lakeside location near Pwllheli.

Key Points

  • Calming gypsy hut sleeps 2 with a lakeside location and great views, near Pwllheli.
  • Inside you can relax on your comfy double bed or dine by the wood burner.
  • The kitchen facilities include an oven, 2 ring gas hob, fridge freezer and baby Belfast sink.
  • The en-suite bathroom has a shower, wc and sink.
  • Outside the hut you can dine al fresco or warm yourself by the firepit.
  • Locally you can explore Snowdonia, the Welsh coastline or enjoy a train ride on the Welsh Heritage Railway.


Nestled within a wildflower meadow, Elen is a romantic gypsy hut with views over a private lake that sleeps just 2 adults near Pwllheli and Snowdonia National Park. 

Retreat here with your loved one and reconnect with each other in this tranquil location that offers 5 star luxury living. Climb the couple of stairs to the hut and before opening the front door, simply stop and turn to admire the view of the lake which the hut overlooks.

On opening the front door you will discover a calming and spacious living area with modern kitchen facilities including an oven, 2 ring gas hob, fridge freezer and baby Belfast sink. There is a fold away dining table, cosy wood burner with logs supplied and a luxury double bed. Behind the bedroom space is your own en-suite shower room with toilet and sink with radiator to keep your towels soft and warm! There is no wifi in the huts, (although the 4G is good), so be sure to pack a good book, pack of cards or simply take the time to meditate, do yoga or enjoy the simple things in life. A mini bluetooth speaker and radio is supplied so you can enjoy listening to some tunes during your stay. 

Outside you can enjoy dining al fresco or simply snuggle up around the firepit whilst taking in the starry night sky. Remember to bring a packet of marshmallows to toast for a sweet night time treat. 

Locally you can visit the seaside town of Pwllheli or enjoy a steam train journey on the Welsh Heritage Railway. Lovers of history will enjoy a trip to the 13th century Criccieth Castle whilst nature lovers will be spoilt for choice with over 90 miles of walking to enjoy along the Llyn Coastal footpath. 

This site has been awarded an AA Gold Award, Visit Wales Gold Award and SME Award for Best Traditional Handcrafted Hut Accommodation - Wales. The retreat has also featured on TV and in a number of publications, including 'The Guardian' Top 10 Best New Glamping Sites, 'The Sunday Telegraph' Top 10 Wild New Stays in Britain, 'The Times' 25 Best Glamping Stays in the UK, 'The Telegraph' Top 30 Places to Stay, and 'Country & Lifestyle Magazine' Top Places to Stay in North Wales.

Complimentary tea, locally sourced coffee and sugar will be supplied as well as eco-friendly cleaning products. 

No children. 

There is a 2 night minimum stay, with a minimum 3 night stay over bank holidays.

Please note there are 4 other huts on this adult only site. 

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Room Types

Double Ensuite







 Dining area


Paid Extras

 Extra logs / firewood


 Fire pit

 Seating area

Nearby (within 5 miles)


 Country walks


 Lake / River



 WiFi - No access to WiFi

On Arrival

 Included - Linen

 Included - Towels





 Kitchenware / Utensils


 Tea & Coffee



 Free parking


 Mid sized site (5-11 accoms)

 Quiet location

Nearest Airport/s


Content updated on 24th January 2023 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom in collaboration with Mark Barrow from Elen Gypsy Hut