Apartment / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 2

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 23 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Railway Cottage is situated in the quiet village of Taffs Well on the outskirts of Cardiff. The property is nestled at the foot of the Garth Mountain with beautiful views of the surrounding countryside. The appartment has easy access to transport links and many local amenities including shops, restaurants and real ale pubs. A short walk to train station.

Ideal for couples, it is the perfect base for walking and cycling holidays with the Garth mountain, Taff Trail and Castell Coch within easy reach and plenty of interesting and historic places to visit nearby.

Size Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom
Check in time: 15:00
Check out time: 11:00
Nearest beach Barry 22.53 km
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Cardiff International 26.39 km, Nearest railway: Taffs Well 1.1 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer
Furniture Double Beds (1), Sofa Beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 2
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details outdoors

-Off road parking
-Free Wi-Fi
-Own private garden/patio area
-Patio furniture
-Landlord on site

Further details

We ask our guests to arrive after 3pm and to leave the premises clean and tidy by 11am on the day of departure.

Refundable breakages deposit of £100 required upon final booking payment, to be refunded on day of departure (subject to satisfactory property inspection).

The South Wales region

Cardiff is a lively, cosmopolitan city which literally offers something for everyone. Whether you're looking for an energetic, revitalising city break or a quiet, relaxing and renewing countryside retreat, Cardiff has everything you could need within easy reach.


Taffs Well is an excellent base for your holiday with great facilities and places of interest both locally and further afield. The beautiful, romantic fairytale castle Castell Coch is practically on the doorstep and we're just a few miles away from Cardiff City centre which offers excellent shopping, theatres, museum, vibrant night-life, Wales Millennium Stadium and of course the historic Cardiff Castle and impressive Civic Centre.

Just a few miles drive or a short train ride away are the seaside towns of Barry (of Gavin & Stacey fame!), Penarth and Porthcawl with beaches, amusements and restaurants and Cardiff Bay which boasts a diverse range of excellent waterside restaurants, Multiplex cinema and bowling and the Millennium Centre, home to the world class Welsh National Opera.

South Wales is reknowned for it's breathtaking scenery including nearby Brecon Beacons and the beautiful, wild landscapes and beaches of the Gower Penninsula which is just over an hours drive away. There are many other places to visit in the surrounding area Including spectacular castles and ruins and fascinating historic sites such as Caerphilly Castle, St Fagans Museum of Welsh Life, Tredegar House, Llancaiach Fawr, Llanerch vineyards, Dan-yr-ogof showcaves and for book lovers, the historic town of Haye-on-Wye.