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Cariad Cottage - Cwmdu

Llandeilo (7mls N), Mid Wales
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
No Dogs
4 star
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Beautiful converted barn with enclosed grounds and beautiful scenery where you may even see a red kite or two
  • Visit  the popular market town of Llandeilo and nearby Talley and Aberglasney Gardens
  • Excellent  for cycling, with local trails and bike storage at the property
Property code: 56710

One of two lovely converted barns close to the Brecon Beacons. A relaxing rural aspect, amongst unspoilt fields. Contemporary interior with a great lay out and a short drive from attractions and towns.

Set on a quaint seven acre smallholding, with horses, sheep, cats and dogs, that you are welcome to visit, near to the delightful village of Cwmdu. Overlooking wonderful rolling countryside this is the perfect venue for a couple to enjoy the best that Carmarthenshire has to offer. Excellent for walkers and cyclists, with nearby trails and bicycle storage available. Nearby Talley Park Walk and lake are idyllic and there is an eclectic mix of shops and eateries to be enjoyed at nearby Llandeilo. For history lovers there is a well preserved Iron Age hill fort at Maes y Castell. Aberglasney Gardens or visit the beautiful National Botanic Garden of Wales, only 15 miles away and well worth a visit. (Please check admittance for the various attractions).

Enter into this charming converted former threshing barn into a light and airy open-plan lounge/diner, with tasteful decor throughout and a comfortable sofa and a wood burner effect electric fire, to compliment the underfloor heating. A truly cosy cottage any time of the year. There is a TV, DVD and CD player to keep everyone entertained. The kitchen is well-laid out and has an electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge with ice compartment and a washing machine. There is a pretty first floor bedroom with king-size zip-and-link beds (which can be made into a twin on request) with beams providing a wealth of charm and an en-suite shower and WC, making this the perfect retreat for those planning a romantic break in the country.

Outside there is a good-sized, enclosed garden with patio looking out over the fields. A super spot to enjoy some al fresco dining. There is also a BBQ, private parking for one car and bicycle storage available, to take advantage of the local trails.

  • 1 Bedroom - king-size zip-and-link (which can be made into a twin on request)
  • 1 En-suite shower room
  • Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge with ice compartment and washing machine
  • Electric and central/under-floor heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Off-road parking for 1 car
  • Regret no pets
  • Welcome hamper
  • Shop, post office and pub 1 mile
  • TV, DVD and CD player in lounge
  • Bicycle storage available
  • Charcoal BBQ available
  • Regret no children or babes in arms

This property is personally managed by Sally.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 20 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Andrew 13th March 2020

Lovely, remote, beautifully appointed, would recommend and no internet!!

Reviewed by John 23rd September 2019

Delightful and welcoming Hosts. Beautiful and tranquil location. I ideally located for walkers, sightseers and nature lovers. The property is a beautifully converted barn with all the facilities for short or long stays. Much thought has gone in to the layout and furnishings. We have no hesitation in recommending it and would be happy to stay again.

Reviewed by Miss 14th September 2019

The most amazing place to stay. Chris and Les were wonderful and the cottage was brilliant. Needed a chill out break and got that. The views were breath taking.. highly recommend and I will certainly be going back.. 5 star break.

Reviewed by David 7th September 2019

A very clean, modern, well maintained delightful property owned by a very pleasant, friendly couple who live in the next property. Looked small on the outside but felt big and spacious on the inside. The view from the property is stunning. The visitors book is full of very positive feedback. Would definitely go back if were were in that part of WalRead morees again Hide

Reviewed by Laura 22nd August 2019

The property is lovely, the hosts Chris and Les were friendly, efficient and kind. I felt very welcome I had my own privacy, but they were at hand when I needed them. The location is beautiful, peaceful and secluded with a beautiful town nearby, plenty of walks and only an hour or so to beaches on the south and west coast. Idillic getaway I would gRead moreo back without hesitation. Hide

Reviewed by Rense 10th August 2019

Nice house in quiet rural area, beautiful scenery with rolling hills and tree-lined roads, lots of wildlife, historic places and small town with all amenities nearby and Swansea not too far off. No wi-fi which proved a real advantage. Very friendful owners living nextdoor.

Reviewed by PETER 27th July 2019

if you want complete peace and quiet this is the cottage to stay in . if you want a panoramic view this is the cottage for you. if you want complete comfort this definitely the cottage for you.

Reviewed by Edwin 8th July 2019

Lovely cottage in a beautiful location. Chris and Les are wonderful host who make sure everything is perfect for your stay.

Reviewed by Lynne 4th May 2019

Lovely cottage with fantastic views very peaceful and relaxing holiday hosts Chris and Les made us feel really welcome

Reviewed by Drew 24th February 2019

Lovely cottage and the location is fantastic! Very clean and love the layout. It's soo dark and quiet at night :) We were lucky enough to be graced with good weather and it was an amazing break from the normal busy world filled with constant connectivity we're used to. Chris and Les were excellent hosts and we were greeted with yummy fresh eggs froRead morem their chickens! Their two dogs are so cute and their whole setup is great. Highly recommended! Hide

Reviewed by Claire 29th December 2018

Excellent cottage in beautiful rural location. Great place to unwind and enjoy walks.

Reviewed by Angela 22nd December 2018

Mulberry Cottage was a perfect retreat in a beautiful setting. It was cosy, very clean, well kept, and had almost everything you could think of needing. Our hosts were kind, and gave us the peace we were looking for, but were always available if required. I would describe it as luxurious. We enjoyed walks from the cottage, visited the local pub, & Read morealso explored more extensively, but there's so much in the area to see & do I feel we barely scratched the surface. We came home feeling very relaxed. Hide

Reviewed by Alan 27th October 2018

The best cottage by far that we have ever stayed in , high quality furnishings, very comfy bed , and a host that was very helpful when you needed them ,a very relaxing place to stay .

Reviewed by Christopher 1st October 2018

Cottage is warm and cosy situated in the ideal location for a relaxing week, The view from the property is spectacular and we just can't wait to return.

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