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60 reviews
View of apartment and private garden
Peaceful double bedroom
Kitchen
Sitting area over looking the Garth mountain
Garden and patio
Fagin's Ale and Chop House next door!
Sitting area and kitchen
Beautiful view of the Garth Mountain and patio
Kitchen and living area
Kitchen
Sitting area
Bathroom
Nearby Castell Coch
Caerphilly Castle 4.5 Miles away
View of the Garth Mountain
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Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Cardiff, South Wales, Wales

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Glennys J
Leeds, England, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“imformation wealth kindness”
Reviewed September 15, 2013 for a stay in August 2013
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returned back a few weeks ago,stayed for a week at the railway cottage,this is idealy situated for everything you need.the cottage was imnaculate and had everything you needed. with a plesent garden to rear.for any inforrmation just ask robert the owner he is a weath of information .both robert and his wife jo are the most friendly and welcoming people you will meet nothing is too much to ask them and to me thats wot makes a place the people and there kindness.well worth a stay .dave@glen up yorkshire

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Liked best: location cleanliness and of course the owners
Liked least: nothing
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
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Wuppertal, Germany
Reviewed August 23, 2013 for a stay in August 2013
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Glerothes
Reviewed July 28, 2013 for a stay in July 2013
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Liked best: Quaintness of property,peaceful garden, large village/small town setting
Liked least: The journey time from home.
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 35-49
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St. Augustine
Reviewed March 19, 2013 for a stay in March 2013
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Liked best: The feeling of privacy.
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 65+
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Cat M
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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“Totally awesome for Cardiff, walking, beer, and hiding from the rain!”
Reviewed February 9, 2013 for a stay in December 2012
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My partner and I greatly enjoyed our stay in the Railway Cottage. Garth is basically on the doorstep, so you've got no excuse not to walk up it, there's a few pubs left and right outside the house (one of which is part of the Campaign for Real Ale, yes!), and the Taffs Well train station makes for an easy, and cheap, trip to Cardiff. The Cottage is fully equipped, warm, and convenient. The bathroom is lovely, and the bath isn't too short either (coming from someone who is 5ft10in).

The weather was atrocious when we stayed, even by the usual standards for wet-Wales (;, and the Cottage was great for drying out in, and cooking up meals waiting for the rain to calm down.

Rob is a total gem, and the Cottage is something to be proud of - you'd be mad not to visit it!

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Liked best: Rob! &the sofa's were pretty cool.
Liked least: Nothing!
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chichester
Reviewed February 4, 2013 for a stay in January 2013
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Liked best: Proximity to Cardiff
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
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Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 14, 2012 for a stay in November 2012

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Liked best: Facilities and location - great!
Liked least: Nothing
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Your age range 50-64
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