House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Countryside views can be enjoyed from the spacious 26' square living/dining room. There is also a fully fitted kitchen and the added bonus of a snug with a TV and DVD player, an ideal room to escape to with a book or just to enjoy some quiet time.
Three very spacious bedrooms and two equally spacious bathrooms on the first floor complete the accommodation at this wonderful Cardiff property, where family holidays can be enjoyed all year round.
In addition to the three bedrooms there are two sofabeds in the living room and one in the snug.
The property is very large but still has that cosy and welcoming feel.
Note: This property can be booked with Derwen Fach and together they can accommodate 12 - search Derwen Cottages.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Barry 30 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Cardiff Wales Airport 30 km, Nearest railway: Newport and Cardiff 12 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Safe, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||3 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 12, Lounge seats for 12|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Gas central heating with additional heating from a woodburner in sitting room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, 2 x TVs (1 with Freeview), 2 x DVDs, CD/radio, free WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request.
|Further details outdoors|
Off road parking for 2 cars. Patio with garden furniture. BBQ available by arrangement with owners.
Pub next door. Note: Access to the pub next door is via a private gate at the front of this property, which is also used by the neighbouring holiday cottage and the owners.
The South Wales region
South Wales is steeped in history and heritage. It is often overlooked as a tourist area but it has much to commend it to the visiting public.
As can be seen below there are many things to do and see in this picturesque part of Wales.
Come and visit - you will not be disappointed
Things to do - too many to mention ...........
Activities - walking, fishing, golf. The local area has many golf courses including the world famous Celtic Manor Resort, the venue for the 2010 Ryder Cup.
Entertainment - Derwen Cottages are ideally situated for Cardiff's Millennium Stadium as well as other venues such as the Motorpoint Arena, the St David's Centre and the Millennium Centre. Doctor Who and Torchwood location spotting is a popular pastime in this area.
Sports - the Millennium Stadium is within easy reach as is the Cardiff City Stadium the home of Cardiff City Football Club, Cardiff Arms Park the ground of the Cardiff Blues and also the Swalec Stadium which is a Test venue as well as the homeground of Glamorgan Cricket Club.
Seaside - Barry Island, Porthcawl and Ogmore are all less than an hour away. The Gower Peninsular is a popular area for a day out.
Heritage Sites - Big Pit, Rhondda Heritage Park and St Fagans for a start.
Eating out - Derwen Cottages are conveniently situated to a family run public house and restaurant. The Cefn Mably Arms has a full menu and is highly recommended if you just want a quiet meal and drink at the end of the day without the hassle of driving. There are also many other country pubs and restaurants in the area as well as Cardiff Bay for the more adventurous