THIS PROPERTY HAS BEEN SOLD AND IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE. – Home 5860786 Cottage
- 4 bedrooms
- 7 sleeps
- 3 nights min stay
THIS PROPERTY HAS BEEN SOLD AND IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE. – Home 5860786
- 4 bedrooms
- sleeps 7
- 3 nights min stay
Cottage / 4 bedrooms / 2 bathrooms / sleeps 7
- Beach / lakeside relaxation
- Nearest beach 0.25 km
- Child friendly
- Ask about pets
- Private garden
Description from owner
There Are Stunning Sea, Mountain and Estuary Views From This Pretty Detached Cottage With Amazing Views Over Borth To The 18-Hole Golf Course And Aberdovey. Just 5 minutes walk to the 4-mile long sandy beach. For your information this property is for sale but viewings will only be conducted on changeover days so will not affect your stay. The cottage is fully double glazed with full LPG central heating and it is set in attractive gardens with a summerhouse and outdoor seating areas. Also there is off-road parking for up to 6 vehicles.The cottage was refurbished and decorated throughout in 2013. A new boiler and radiator thermostats were fitted. A new kichen was also fitted providing lots of storage space and worktop areas. The parquet flooring throughout the groundfloor of the property was sanded down and treated appropriately and new carpets were fitted throughout on the first floor. In the kitchen and the entrance porch the floors are tiled and there is a child safety gate
There Are Stunning Sea, Mountain and Estuary Views From This Pretty Detached Cottage With Amazing Views Over Borth To The 18-Hole Golf Course And Aberdovey. Just 5 minutes walk to the 4-mile long sandy beach. For your information this property is for sale but viewings will only be conducted on changeover days so will not affect your stay. The cottage is fully double glazed with full LPG central heating and it is set in attractive gardens with a summerhouse and outdoor seating areas. Also there is off-road parking for up to 6 vehicles.The cottage was refurbished and decorated throughout in 2013. A new boiler and radiator thermostats were fitted. A new kichen was also fitted providing lots of storage space and worktop areas. The parquet flooring throughout the groundfloor of the property was sanded down and treated appropriately and new carpets were fitted throughout on the first floor. In the kitchen and the entrance porch the floors are tiled and there is a child safety gate fitted between the kitchen and dining area. The whole property is light and airy whilst also being warm and cosy. You will enjoy the delightful surrounding scenery through the enormous picture windows in the lounge, dining area and ground-floor bedroom whilst you have twin aspect sea views from the kitchen. Visitors are asked to wear flat shoes only on the parquet flooring downstairs to avoid damage please.In the open plan living rooms there is a dining table plus chairs, a 3-piece suite and 2 Ikea easy chairs, coffee tables and a wide-screen TV with freeview box, DVD Player plus a few DVDs, and a radio. There is also a sideboard containing a selection of jig-saw puzzles and games. In the hallway you will find a selection of Tourist Information leaflets and maps plus small binoculars for your use. In addition there is a selection of novels to choose from.Outside are large private gardens. In the front garden there is an unfenced ornamental pond and rockery plus shrub borders and lawn. A side entrance walkway leads you through to the gated rear garden with more shrubs and ornamental trees. There is a gravel pathway along the rear of the property with direct access into the lounge and the kitchen. Outdoor furniture is provided including a wooden picnic table on the patio near the kitchen door, plus white plastic chairs and sun loungers which are stored in the Summerhouse. The property is south-facing and from the front you will enjoy countryside views with glimpses of the sea away to the west, whilst from the rear garden there are panoramic views across Cardigan Bay.Borth is an old fishing village offering a range of public houses, shops and cafes. There are tennis courts and an amusement arcade. Just inland is an Animalarium behind which is the huge expanse of Borth Bog, an area of small wildlife, birds, butterflies, marsh plants and reptiles.There are rock pools beneath the cliffs at the southern end of Borth beach and under certain tidal conditions the main stretch of Borth beach reveals the waterlogged remains of the primeval forest, whereas at the northern end lies Ynylas Nature Reserve, a protected area of sand dunes reaching as far as the Dyfi Estuary. Since 2009 the Dyfi Valley has been designated a Biosphere by UNESCO and hosts some of the finest examples of special landscapes and wildlife areas in Europe. The coastal path runs south via the War Memorial above the cliffs passing Wallog where a range of nesting birds can be viewed e.g. gulls, choughs, ravens and peregrine falcons. At certain times of the year you can fish for mackerel, bass, skate and flatfish off the beach.At Aberystwyth, 5 miles south of Borth, you will find a leisure centre, crazy golf, an amusement centre, a museum, a theatre, a cinema and a range of shops and restaurants. Deep sea fishing is available by boat from the harbour when the weather is calm or you can take a ride through the beautiful Rheidol Valley on the steam train to see the waterfalls at Devils Bridge.At Machynlleth, 15 miles north of Borth, you will find the Celtica multi-media exhibition, a regular Wednesday market, a leisure centre, and a famous book shop. A few miles further north you will find the Centre for Alternative Technology and the King Arthur's Labyrinth. Between Borth and Machynlleth is the Ynys-hir RSPB Nature Reserve where several hides permit excellent wildlife viewing all year. In 2011 'Springwatch' was first filmed from Ynys-hir. A few miles further north is the Montgomery Osprey Project where the famous 'Monty' and his various mates have been breeding for several years alongside the main railway line. A huge new observatory with boarded walkway permits visitors to view the nest and occupants from close quarters.The surrounding area is a walkers paradise with several public footpaths nearby including the coastal path through Clarach to Aberystwyth, and through pastureland to neighbouring villages such as Talybont, Dolybont, Llandre and Taliesen. There are also forestry walks and tougher hill walking on the Plynlimon mountain ranges where hidden lakes can be explored.Slightly further afield is the beautiful Elan Valley near Rhayader which can be reached along a scenic mountain road from Aberystwyth via Devils Bridge and Cwmystwyth. Another remote area surrounding the Nant-y-Moch reservoir can be reached along a narrow lane rising behind Talybont just 5 miles inland from Borth.Bookings must be made through this website. In addition to the rental there is a damages/breakages deposit payable to the homeowner before keys can be released. This deposit will be refunded by the homeowner, less any necessary deductions, after the letting.
Short-breaks available (minimum stay 3 nights) from mid-September through to end of April with the exception of Bank Holidays and school half term weeks (minimum stay 7 nights).
Location description from owner
The Wales region
Borth is set on Cardigan Bay between the university town of Aberystwyth and the tourist resort of Aberdovey. Just inland lies the Plynlimon mountain range with the Dyfi estuary leading up to Machynlleth. The mainline train runs from Borth to Machynlleth and then north along the coast via Tywyn and right through to Pwllheli on the Lleyn Peninsula. This is a picturesque journey through some magnificent countryside alongside the ocean for much of the way.
Departing from Aberystwyth railway station daily on the narrow gauge railway line there is a small steam engine with its open carriages winding through the picturesque Rheidol valley to the waterfalls at Devils Bridge. Also in the Rheidol valley is the 'Butterfly House' and the 'Rheidol Riding Centre' providing horses and ponies suitable for both novice and experienced riders. Further along the valley towards the Plynlimon Mountain Range the 'Llywernog Silver Mines' are open to the public with guided tours and at the 'Nantyrarian Visitor Centre' there is a Kite Feeding Station plus trails suitable for walking and mountain bike riding. There is also a cafe, information centre and children's outdoor activity area.
Places to eat are on the increase in Borth and outlying areas. On the seafront in Borth there is a first-floor cafe above the Nisa store which also houses the Post Office. In nearby Bowstreet 'The Welsh Black' has a good menu and further afield there are two award-winning restaurants, one in Ynys-hir (near the RSPB Bird Sanctuary at Furnace), and the other in the 'Harbourmaster Hotel' at Aberaeron. There is also a highly recommended award-winning restaurant in the Wynnstay Arms in Machynlleth.
In Borth there is a Fish and Chip shop and in Bow Street a Chinese take-away.
- Great for children of all ages
- Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
- Cot available
- High chair available
Bed & bathroom
- Bedroom 1: King Bed
Bedroom 2: Double Bed
Bedroom 3: Double Bed
Bedroom 4: Single Bed
- 1 Shower room, 1 Toilet Only
- Mountain Views
- Private garden
- Balcony or terrace
- Sea view
- Central heating
- Washing machine
- Clothes dryer
- High chair available
- DVD player
- Hair dryer
- Linen provided
- Towels provided
- Not suitable for wheelchair users
- Check in time:16:00, Check out time:10:00
- If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
- This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
- No smoking at this property
- Cancellation policy
About the owner
- Response rate:
- Calendar updated::
- 16 Nov 2016
- Years listed:
- Overall rating:
Languages spoken: English
This Cottage has 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and sleeps 7. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 17 Feb 2015. Located in Ceredigion, it has 1 review with an overall rating of 4. The average weekly rate is £315.
The Owner has a response rate of 75% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 16 Nov 2016.
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