This detached, South Wales cottage lies in a haven of trees, woodland and orchard and is only a 10 minute walk away from the beach. Set in 4.5 acres of private grounds and with 3 golf courses within 2 miles, many beaches and walks in the vicinity, this accommodation near Porthcawl offers the perfect location to enjoy many activities or just relax and unwind.
Managed by Best of Wales Holiday Cottages.
A comfortable lounge with TV (freeview) and DVD player. Sofa bed available that can sleep 1.
A well equipped kitchen diner (inc freezer and washing machine) with french doors opening out on to garden.
1 Double bedroom with king size bed
Also has an en-suite / wet room which is disabled friendly.
Weekly lets from £279 / Short breaks from £125
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 en suite|
|Check in time:||16:00|
|Check out time:||10:00|
|Nearest beach||Newton Beach 1 km|
|Nearest Amenities||1.6 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (1), Sofa Beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
There are numerous attractions in the area including Porthcawl's many beaches, the Grand Pavilion, Porthcawl Classic Carriages, Porthcawl Promenade Princess and Trecco Bay Fun Fair. You also have Kenfig National Nature Reserve, Bedford Park, Bryngarw Country Park, Parc Tondy, Nash Point Lighthouse, the Heritage Coast Center and Pleasure Steamers. For castles, you have Candleston Castle, Ogmore Castle and Coity Castle, all nearby.
Merthyr Mawr Sand Dunes are situated about one mile outside the village of Merthyr Mawr; they are a huge network of dunes, rolling over towards the Ogmore/Porthcawl coast, and once the largest sand dune system in Europe. Merthyr Mawr sand dunes claim fame to the highest single sand dune in Europe, known locally as the 'big dipper'. The dunes are very popular with kids, runners and local wildlife enthusiasts. Scenes from the famous film Lawrence of Arabia were filmed at the dunes.
In addition to the outdoor activities there are also plenty of indoor options such as the Bridgend Designer Outlet, Odeon Complex and Ewenny Craft Centre. Being only a short drive away from Cardiff and Swansea there are also plenty of shopping opportunities and large events that can be easily reached.
This holiday cottage is located on 4.5 acres of an old farm grounds in Newton, Porthcawl. It is situated next door to the owners' property and just a ten minute walk from the huge Warren of Merthyr Mawr Sand Dunes and the Village of Newton with its three pubs a petrol station and 3 mile long Newton beach.
It is ideally located for those who are looking for outdoor activities such as walking, cycling, surfing or wind surfing as well as golf and horse riding. Within walking distance you will find several excellent pubs that offer good inexpensive food. If you prefer the more sophisticated al a carte there is a variety of restaurants and hotels situated in the centre of Porthcawl.
Newton Beach is a long sandy beach, approximately 3 miles long, stretching from Newton Point in the east to the mouth of the River Ogmore in the west. 0.5 miles
Ocean Quest water sports company based in Cardiff and Porthcawl, adventure and fun in the water with experienced aquatic sports instructors, from beginner to advanced. 2 miles
Variety of Circular walks as well as Glamorgan heritage Coast footpath.
Superb sea fishing is available in the Bristol Channel and beach and rock fishing can be found nearby. 0.5 miles
Game fishing – The Ogmore and Eweny rivers hold natural populations of brown trout in addition to a good sewin run. Day tickets from the Ogmore angling association. 4 miles
Grove Golf Coast boasts a superbly laid out 18 hole par 70 course offering some real challenges to golfers of all abilities. 1.2 miles
Royal Porthcawl has been described as one of the finest courses in the world by the former editor of Golf Illustrated. 2 miles
The coastline around Porthcawl is fringed with delightful towns, small villages and miles of foot and cycle paths. Cycle along quiet country lanes accessible directly from the cottage. 0 miles
Riding a horse on a wide open beach near the lapping fringe of the sea is a dream come true. Ogmore Farm Riding Centre 5 miles