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Shorebase Annex

4.5 of 5 stars
Very good
8 reviews
mezz balcony set up for listening to music & reading
Mezz level overlooking dining and living open plan
Even in winter the Gower is beautiful
My fav coffee spot just a short walk from the Annex
view into bathroom area
Bedroom with vaulted ceiling
stair well in bedroom
Or you can do one of many costal runs/walks that are spectacular
Any season is good for the Gower as there is alway lots of activities
Living area with flat screen tv
External shot of shorebase Annex
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
The cottage is a newly renovated stone building that at one time was the stable to one of the original farm houses (next door) on the hill in Mumbles over 150 years ago. The property has been very sympathetically renovated keeping the old features and architecture, complimenting it with the highest level of modern comforts and technology. The one bedroom luxury cottage comprises of the bedroom with white washed stone walls, hardwood (double glazed)windows & period furniture. There is a stairway that leads to a landing with views of Swansea Bay and the entrance to the bathrooms comprising of a power shower, toilet and double wash basins. The flooring through out this project is one inch thick oak planking, which runs through the cottage up and down stairs with only the bedroom being carpeted and the kitchen (original quarry black... Read more
About the owner, Sarah O
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 12 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2009
Overall rating: 4.6 / 5.0
Based on 15 reviews and 3 properties
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Listing #HL102413 by: Holiday Lettings
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4.5 of 5 stars Very good - based on 8 reviews
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Carolin P
Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 for a stay in October 2014

We have just returned from a last minute escape to the Gower Peninsular (Wales) with all its fabulous walks and beaches. I have never left a review but for the owner when asked. However I was so happy with this accommodation that I would like to offer my opinion. The Annex is a unique, stylish and intriguing building tucked away... more

Rob M
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 for a stay in September 2014

The annexe is well maintained and of a high standard with character. However you must be aware that the annexe is part of the owners house and therefore you do not have complete privacy you are also overlooked when in the garden by the house opposite. There is a fire pit in the garden but we were told we were... more

Becky B
Hereford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 for a stay in August 2014
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We loved our stay and would stay again. The cottage is full of character and has lovely features like a firepit, mezzanine sitting area and exposed floorboards. I have no doubt that the cottage was luxury when the 1st reviews were written in 2012, but a little TLC is needed to earn this description. We left comments in the suggestions... more

  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
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Sep 8, 2015 -
Dec 14, 2015
3 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
** June / July : these prices do not apply between the following dates: 12-26 July 2014

Shorter breaks may be available on request - minimum stay 3 nights - minimum price £665.

Bed linen and towels are provided.

Electricity and Gas are provided.

Payment Terms: 25% of rent (or £300 - whichever is the greater) is to be paid at time of booking. The balance is due 8 weeks prior to arrival.

Additionally, we require a returnable damage deposit of £300 to be paid 2 weeks prior to arrival. This is returned when the changeover has been completed and it's confirmed that there isn't any damage or breakages.

Payment can be made by cheque or bank transfer. If travelling from abroad, you will be requested to add £10 (Europe) or £20 (non-Europe) to the damage deposit to cover UK bank charges to return the money to your own bank account.
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How to get there
Airport: Cardiff: 55.9 mi
Railway: Swansea: 5.0 mi
Ferry: Swansea - Cork: 5.0 mi
Come off at Junction 42 of M4.
Follow signs to Swansea
On entering Swansea, cross river, pass Sainsburys on left. From Sainsburys to Mumbles is approx 4 - 5 miles.
Continue straight through multiple traffic lights along Mumbles Road to Mumbles.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.6 mi.
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