Neptune House 577
House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 7
Take a step back in time as you enjoy this large quirky terraced house which overlooks Borth beach and has sea views from many of the rooms.
The owners have used the 1920's/40's as the theme for their careful renovation and incorporated many items of historical interest whilst providing the modern comforts we all know and love.
Borth beach is on the Cardigan Bay coast between the Dyfi estuary and the town of Aberystwyth stretching almost three miles to Ynyslas, it is excellent for swimming and surfing. The town has several cafes, pubs and small shops.
|Size||Sleeps up to 7, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Property is right on beach.|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Borth|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (1), Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Entrance up a few external steps into the hallway and through to the KITCHEN which has an open fire, modern electric range cooker, freestanding dressers and benches with fridge, freezer, microwave and 2 small seats.
The DINING AREA leads off the kitchen and has an old farmhouse table with 6 chairs. There is a woodburning stove.
SITTING AREA, this has a double aspect and overlooks the boat deck and beach, it is furnished with comfy seating, occasional furniture and small TV with digibox.
A door leads to the UTILITY AREA with washing machine and dishwasher.
The unusual SITTING ROOM has a musical theme with an old gramophone; trumpet light, piano (not in tune), 1950's television and a two small sofas.
There is a ground floor SHOWER ROOM with old fashioned sink, high flush WC and a shower cubicle. A scrubbed wooden staircase leads to the bathroom, bedrooms and the second sitting room.
On the first half landing is the family BATHROOM which has a suite of original roll top freestanding bath, WC and wash hand basin.
FIRST FLOOR The SITTING ROOM has a sea view and is furnished with a woodburning stove three piece suite, occasional furniture, books and games and a TV with DVD player.
The MASTER BEDROOM very spacious and has a large bedstead, bedside tables, wardrobe, chest of drawers a vintage ornamental pram and various interesting historical items.
SECOND FLOOR On the second floor there are three BEDROOMS. There are two doubles (1 with a sea view) and one bedroom with a single bed. All beds are made up with sheets and blankets.
THIRD FLOOR There is a third floor with 3 very basic attic rooms. This is not generally available to guests
Garden and Parking
There is a wonderful patio area overlooking the beach and sea at the back of the property with a "bow of the boat" decked area containing a table and seating for 8.
A gate leads directly from the patio area to the beach.
Parking is available on the roadside - not reserved.
There are two log burning stoves and an open fire as well as numerous heaters throughout the property.
Logs are available in the village.
Electricity is included from May to September and charged for by meter reading at all other times - please leave your payment at the property at the end of your holiday.
A travel cot, highchair and stairgate are available.
Towels are available to hire at £3.
|Further details outdoors|
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The West Wales/Pembrokeshire region
Borth's award-winning beach is of a particularly shallow gradient but many are fooled into thinking the steep pebble bank visible at high tide is representative of the ebb-tide scenario. Nothing could be further from the truth! Because of its shallow waters, Borth's beach is particularly popular with sailboard enthusiasts and families with younger children
Borth's main attraction to visitors is its wonderful long beach of golden sand and shingle, which stretches for over two miles north to south. At the northern end of this superb beach is the impressive sand dune system of the Ynyslas National Nature Reserve, also known as the Dyfi National Nature Reserve, which juts out halfway across the mouth of the Dovey Estuary, enclosing a sheltered, boat-user's haven, or even heaven, behind it.
Borth's award-winning beach is the longest in Ceredigion and has a particularly shallow gradient, making it especially popular with families with younger children and sailboard enthusiasts. The tide goes out a long way, so its shallow waters are great for the little ones to paddle in and splash about.
At the southern end of this wonderful beach, an ancient submerged forest is exposed by the ebbing tide. Welsh legend has it that the trunks of and tree stumps of old forests long hidden under sand and sea, are the remains of the land of Cantre'r Gwaelod, which disappeared under the waves of Cardigan Bay, long ago.
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25 Aug 2013
"love this place"
I have been to neptune 41 times and I just think it's so relaxing listening to the sounds of the ocean when going to sleep and waking up to it, amazing sunsets and very friendly people in Borth. … More
20 Jul 2013
"OMG!!!!!! would totally return and recommend to others without a doubt x"
On arrival we had the pleasure of meeting the owner which I think is an added bonus, we arrived on the day when there were huge celebrations in Borth people dressed in yonda years attire.
On entry to the property we were just amazed at the collection of 1940's memorabilia there was for us to look at was fabulous.
We could not fault one thing about the property or its surroundings the neighbours were also very friendly, always chatting as passing the back of the property, furnishings were all very comfortable and clean. Totally loved the feeling of walking out the back garden and straight into the sea, we actually felt very privalidged x
9 Mar 2013
"Quirky but relaxing!"
We rented this house with our grown up children and their partners. It is an unusual place - quirky furnishings and every room has something unusual to look at. However, it is well worth a visit. The house is huge and could easily sleep 10+ people in its many bedrooms. The kitchen has everything you could need (although the cooker is a tad bit on the small side). The views out the back are stunning and there is a lovely patio to sit on (if the weather is ammenable). We had a lovely week with family and were genuinely sad to pack up and leave. The ONLY thing we would warn prospective visitors is that the house is not centrally heated so pack LOTS of jumpers and wooly socks if you visit in February as we did. However, in every other respect this is a great place to stay!
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