Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 3
Carreg cottage is In an idyllic rural setting in the Towy valley, two miles from the historic and quirky town of Llandeilo, it is an ideal base for visiting Wales. It is within easy reach of the breath-taking scenery of the Brecon Beacons National Park, the beaches of West Wales and the splendid gardens of the Towy valley. The National Botanic Gardens of Wales, with its great glasshouse, and Aberglasney Gardens are just minutes away. The bustling town of Carmarthen and the city of Swansea are both easily reached by car.
Named after nearby Carreg Cennen castle this stone cottage is one of three cottages converted from former farm buildings. An old stone threshing barn has also been converted into a games room with tabletennis, snooker, book shelves and toys. The cottage has its own patio area and also has use of the large lawned garden and can wander in the recently replanted orchard which is surrounded by ancient oak trees. An exciting place for children to explore.
Guests can enjoy themselves fishing on the renowned Towy river, bird watching (the red kite can often be seen hovering over Dinefwr Castle) and walking.
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Pembrey Coastal Park|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car essential, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Cardiff 95 km, Nearest railway: Llandeilo 3 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
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Table tennis, Games room, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (1), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 3|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
The West Wales/Pembrokeshire region
A relaxing, peaceful area from the mountains of the Brecon Beacons to the glorious sandy beaches of the Carmarthenshire and Pembrokeshire coasts. Plenty to do for all nature lovers, castle enthusiasts and gardeners. The National Botanic Garden of Wales with its great glasshouse is a "must visit" place and is just a short drive from the cottage.
With its mild climate throughout the year the area is an ideal place for that get away break during the dark months of winter
The quirky town of Llandeilo with its cafes, art galleries and small shops is just 1.5 miles from the cottage. This busy small town hosts regular festivals throughout the year. The most popular being the Jazz Festival and the Music Festival. This year the Welsh Tapas Festival will be held in September.
There is plenty for the visitor to see and do in the area. Newton House stands as the focal point of Dinefwr Park. Dinefwr Castle and Castle Woods can be enjoyed by walkers and bird watchers.
Aberglasney Gardens is a "must see" for all garden lovers.