Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
This self catering cottage near Aberystwyth is set above the Ystwyth Valley in beautiful Ceredigion countryside. It is brilliantly located to make the most of everything that this popular West Wales region has to offer. The picturesque seaside town of Aberystwyth with its range of amenities is just four miles away and you will be spoilt for choice with the number of attractions on your doorstep. This includes a range of family attractions, Nant yr Arian mountain biking centre, Devil's Bridge with its narrow gauge railway and waterfalls, the beaches at Borth and Ynys Las and numerous scenic walks.
Fully equipped, welcoming kitchen/diner includes a microwave, dishwasher, electric oven and hob, freezer, fridge and TV.
Comfortable lounge with amazing countryside views through large patio doors. Electric fire, freeeview TV and DVD player pus hi-fi. There is also a sofa bed in the living room.
Large double bedroom with a wardrobe, dressing table, bedside cabinets and countryside views.
Twin bedroom with a wardrobe, dressing table, bedside cabinets and a beautiful view of the countryside.
Family bathroom includes a bath with overhead shower, wash basin, wc and heated towel rail.
This 5 star cottage has its own furnished patio looking out to spectacular views of Ceredigion.
There is also a lawned, shared play area for the children with swings and a slide.
Weekly lets from £300 / Short breaks from £175
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Aberystwyth 6 km|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Aberystwyth 6 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, Shared garden, Swing set|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
For larger groups or families, there is also another luxury holiday cottage on site that also sleeps 4 people.
Bed linen, hand and bath towels included.
Heating and electricity included.
Cot and highchair available on request.
1 pet welcome, possibly 2 on request.
There is ample off road parking.
Shared laundry room with 24 hour access
You can expect a friendly Welsh atmosphere and a warm welcome with the owners on site.
Short breaks are available at Y Ddinas throughout the year apart from the summer holidays.
The West Wales/Pembrokeshire region
Y Ddinas self catering cottage is one of three recently converted, stone built cottages set in a spectacular countryside location with wonderful panoramic views. There is a local pub and village shops within 2 miles whilst Aberystwyth (4 miles) offers a wide range of restaurants, cafes, pubs, shops and supermarkets.
The cottage offers a great base for exploring Mid and West Wales, a trip to the seaside or for visiting the university and the National Library of Wales. Sea and coarse fishing are available locally whilst surfing is popular along the coast. Enjoy a round of golf at Llanrhystud, Aberystwyth or Borth, some pony trekking at Rheidol riding centre or a visit to Fantasy Farm at Llanrhystud (8.5 miles). The area also offers excellent walks with an abundance of wildlife including coastal birds and red kites.
Nant yr Arain Visitor Centre, one of the premier Mountain Biking centres in Wales, is just a 15 mile drive, where you can also watch the red kites being fed. Venture on a deep underground tour of The Silver and Lead Mines at Llywernog (14.5 miles) or sit back and enjoy a scenic journey on the famous steam train through the Vale of Rheidol from Aberystwyth to Devil’s Bridge.
Sheltered sand and shingle beach at the popular seaside town of Aberystwyth. During the height of summer donkeys, a bouncy castle and 'tea cup' rides along the prom ensure that there is plenty of entertainment for children. 4 miles.
Three-mile stretch of sandy beach from Borth to Ynys Las. 13 miles.
Ystwyth Trail - a 21 mile walking / cycling trail from Aberystwyth to Tregaron via Llanfarian. Join the path 0.5 miles from the cottage.
Ceredigion Coast Path follows the varied coastline of Cardigan Bay. Join the path at Aberystwyth - 4 miles.
‘Follow the Mynach’: 6.5 miles following the river from its source to Devil’s Bridge, where it creates the famous waterfalls. 14.5 miles from cottage
Nant yr Arian Visitor Centre - 3 scenic walks. 15 miles
The Hafod Estate (owned by the Forestry Commission) offers 5 way-marked walks, of varying length and difficulty, enabling visitors to explore the famous Hafod landscape. 18.5 miles
Ystwyth Trail – see above under walking. 0.5 miles from the cottage.
Rheidol Cycle Trail – This 17 mile trail leads you from Devil’s Bridge, through the Rheidol Valley down to the harbour in Aberystwyth, mainly along quiet back roads and dedicated cycle routes. 14.5 miles
Nant yr Arian Mountain Biking Centre - one of the premier Mountain Biking centres in Wales. Featuring the Continental Tyres Syfydrin Trail, one of the most scenic wilderness trails in the UK. 15 miles from cottage.
Sea fishing at Aberystwyth – home to some of the most varied ground imaginable with a species resident list only equalled by the prolific waters off Devon and Cornwall. 4 miles
Nant-y-Moch & Dinas reservoirs, near Ponterwyd - both stocked with varieties of trout. Permits for fishing can be bought from the Rheidol Filling Station in Ponterwyd. 15 miles
Aberystwyth Golf Club – 18 hole golf course. 4 miles
Rheidol Riding Centre has full-size floodlit indoor and full-size floodlit outdoor riding arenas, a showjumping and cross-country course, and fantastic trekking around the Rheidol Valley. 9 miles