5 Star Cottage - 21015
About the home
This spacious 5 star cottage in Mid Wales has a games room and is surrounded by countryside tranquility. Enjoy a game of pool, experience scenic walks from the doorstep, mountain biking and a range of local attractions. Or simply relax and put your feet up in style. Traditional village pub within walking distance.
This luxury cottage has been converted from an 18th century stone barn and retains many original features. The ground floor is tiled in slate and has a beautiful, fully equipped oak kitchen including dishwasher, fridge, freezer, oven and microwave. Spacious dining area with a large table and 7 comfortable chairs.
The next room is a luxurious lounge with two large leather sofas and chairs, Sky TV (freeview), DVD player and a selection of DVDs. Large French doors and windows overlook a terrace area, surrounded by tranquil countryside.
Separate games room with a full sized pool table, Sky TV (freeview) and DVD player.
Utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer. There is also a large storage room (includes WC and wash basin) to store bikes, outdoor equipment and clothing.
This 5 star cottage has 3 spacious bedrooms:
Bedroom 1 is a large family bedroom with a double and single bed and a stylish chaise longue.
Bedroom 2 is also very spacious and contains a double bed, antique style furniture and two windows to make the most of the beautiful views.
Bedroom 3 is the master bedroom. Beautiful and cosy with an en-suite shower room, inviting double bed and a feature stone wall.
Large, stylish family bathroom with shower over bath, wash basin, toilet and a heated towel rail.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 7, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Aberdyfi, 24km|
Nearest amenities: 3km
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||Internet access, DVD player|
|General:||Central heating, TV, CD player, Pool / Snooker table, Games room, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities:||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||3 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 en suite|
|Furniture:||Single beds (1), Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seating for 7, Lounge seating for 9|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
Further details indoors:
Welcome pack on arrival includes tea, coffee, sugar, milk, home-made cakes and biscuits. Let us know if you're celebrating a special occasion and we will also include an extra surprise in your welcome pack.
The following items are also provided at the cottage for your stay… Kitchen: salt and pepper, kitchen roll, washing up liquid/dishwasher tabs, new dishcloths and scourers, tin foil and cling film. Bathroom: liquid hand soap and 2 toilet rolls per toilet. General cleaning products: bleach, shower cleaner, anti bacterial spray etc.
Bed linen and towels provided.
Electricity & oil central heating included.
High chair, travel cot and stair gate available on request. Please bring your own bed linen for the cot.
No smoking inside and no pets.
If you wish, we can also book a table in advance for you at one of the recommended local restaurants. Let us know when and what kind of food and setting you require and we will do the rest.
Further details outdoors:
Garden furniture outside the French windows, overlooking the tranquil landscape to the relaxing sound of a little stream passing by below, enchanted by the chatter of birds harmonizing all day long.
The Powys / Brecon Beacons / Powys region
Glyndwr's Way is a long distance footpath in Mid Wales that was granted National Trail status in the year 2000. Maps and guides can be obtained at the Tourist Information Centre in Machynlleth. 0 miles (can be joined from the doorstep).
Dyfi Valley Way follows the River Dyfi from the estuary in Aberdyfi to the source at the summit of Aran Fawddwy and back down along the south side of the river via Machynlleth and down to Borth. Maps and guides can be obtained at the Tourist Information Centre in Machynlleth. Join path 1 mile from cottage.
The Mawddach Trail - Suitable for all ages – walkers, cyclists and wheelchair users. 16 miles
Precipice Walk – Dolgellau - suitable for all ages. 18 miles from cottage
Cadair Idris (Snowdonia mountain) – 3 main routes starting from Dolgellau (16 miles), Minffordd (16 miles) and Abergynolwyn (20 miles).
Dyfi Mountain Biking – Bike hire available at The Holy Trail shop in Machynlleth. All routes start from Machynlleth. 7 miles
The Mawddach Trail – As mentioned above
Coed-y-Brenin Mountain Biking Centre – Suitable routes for all ages. 22 miles
Lake Vyrnwy – 12 mile circuit around the scenic Lake Vyrnwy. Suitable for the whole family. 23 miles
Watersports in Aberdyfi includes sailing, sail boarding, rowing, canoeing, fishing and boat trips. 18 miles
Clywedog Sailing Club - 6 mile lake, open to all types of non powered watercraft from canoes and sailboards to dinghies, cruisers and keelboats. 17 miles
Lake Vyrnwy – Canoeing, kayaking, sailing and windsurfing - suitable for the whole family. 23 miles.
River Dyfi offers excellent fishing and is famous for its brown trout, salmon and sea trout. The river flows 0.5 miles away and licence can be purchased at the local post office, 2 miles.
Machynlleth Golf Club – 9 hole golf course. 7 miles
Aberdyfi Golf Club - 18 hole golf course. 18 miles
Bwlchgwyn Farm Pony Trekking Centre - suitable for anyone over 4yrs. 24 miles
The Machynlleth area
This 5 star semi-detached holiday cottage is located 1 mile above Cemaes village which has its own traditional pub. 7 miles from Machynlleth (the Ancient Capital of Wales) it offers a great base to explore Mid Wales, southern Snowdonia and Cardigan Bay. Nearest shop and post offices is 2 miles away, nearest garage 5 miles and many highly recommended restaurants nearby.
Set on a working sheep farm and surrounded by nature, you can enjoy far-reaching views across Dyfi Valley to Cadair Idris from the cottage. Enjoy scenic walks from the doorstep, a range of golf courses and cycle paths including the world renowned mountain biking centre in Coed y Brenin near Dolgellau.
Near the golden sandy beaches of Aberdyfi and Ynys Las, the glorious sights of the Snowdonia Mountains as well as many local attractions such as Centre for Alternative Technology, Historical Castles, Ynys Hir Nature Reserve, King Arthur's Labyrinth and Corris Craft Centre.
How to get there
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Wales is easily reached from the London airports whether you travel by train, car or bus. If you rent a car, you can get from London to South Wales in only two to three hours. By train it's even quicker, just two hours from London to Cardiff. If you prefer to travel by bus, National Express coach services travel direct to both South Wales and North Wales.
Activities near Machynlleth
Golf within 30 mins drive
Rural / countryside retreats
15 Apr 2012
Very comfortable cottage with all the mod cons necessary to be comfortable. Games room with a pool table and tv/dvd - brilliant if you have children. Masses of space and fantastic storage space for... more
07 Mar 2012
My parents, in-laws, husband & myself, stayed at this cottage in the first week of October last year. We stayed for 5 days and were bowled over by the size and features of the cottage considering how... more
24 Aug 2011
What a wonderful cottage with fantastic views and excellent facilities. The cottage was well appointed and had everything the whole family needed for a wonderful holiday. The games room was a big hit... more
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 7|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|Period 1||28 Mar 13||13 Apr 13||£ 475||-||-||1 Night|
|Period 2||13 Apr 13||4 May 13||£ 420||-||-||2 Nights|
|Period 3||4 May 13||11 May 13||£ 450||-||-||1 Week|
|Period 4||11 May 13||25 May 13||£ 420||-||-||1 Week|
|Period 5||25 May 13||1 Jun 13||£ 650||-||-||1 Week|
|Period 6||1 Jun 13||29 Jun 13||£ 450||-||-||1 Week|
|Period 7||29 Jun 13||20 Jul 13||£ 560||-||-||1 Week|
|Period 8||20 Jul 13||31 Aug 13||£ 750||-||-||1 Week|
|Period 9||31 Aug 13||14 Sep 13||£ 560||-||-||1 Week|
|Period 10||14 Sep 13||26 Oct 13||£ 450||-||-||2 Nights|
|Period 11||26 Oct 13||2 Nov 13||£ 560||-||-||1 Week|
|Period 12||2 Nov 13||21 Dec 13||£ 395||-||-||2 Nights|
|Period 13||21 Dec 13||4 Jan 14||£ 650||-||-||1 Week|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
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