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“Perfect for us.”

Review of Glynogwr lodge.

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Very good
13 reviews
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BBQ seating area, summer house & jacuzzi
Inside the lodge
Open plan lounge & dining area
Glynogwr lodge
Meet Gibby our Dartmoor pony
Bedroom with en-suite
Twin bedroom with en-suite
Kitchen
BBQ and seating area, with wonderful views of the surrounding area
BBQ in action
Another double bedroom
The third double bedroom
Master bedroom en-suite
Single bedroom
Fully fitted kitchen
Enjoy the open plan living area
The living area will comfortably sit up to 8 people
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Cabin -
4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Cardiff, South Wales, Wales

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Very good - based on 13 reviews
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Lilymae94
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Perfect for us.”
Reviewed September 16, 2014 for a stay in September 2014
1
person found this review helpful

4 of us stayed here for two nights away. This house is a 20min drive to the nearest beach and down the road from some amazing view points and drives! Really loved it here, clean, modern, everything you need but if 4+ stayed could do with an extra shower! Rooms and views are beautiful and owners were very helpful and friendly. Love their horse as well. Will be booking again soon!

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Management Response
Jan 23, 2016
Hello, and thank you for your comments. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay at Glynogwr lodge. We have 2 log cabins coming Spring 2016 both with double showers. Come and try them out. Thanks again David.
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Lamora418...
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Fab time celebrating my friends birthday, Glynogwr lodge is a must!”
Reviewed November 30, 2013 for a stay in November 2013
1
person found this review helpful

Glynogwr Lodge is beautiful and David was a great host. My 3 friends and myself each had our own bedrooms and the downstairs bedroom was very accommodating to my wheelchair bound friend. The warm jacuzzi was a instant hit for all of us. Cardiff is a 30 minute drive away. We plan on returning in the summer! Thank you.

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: Shower
Traveling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
Large groups People with pets
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Management Response
Jan 23, 2016
Hello Lamora, Thank you for your comments. they are very much appreciated.
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Alison S
Elon, North Carolina
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Best location for hiking and sightseeing”
Reviewed July 4, 2013 for a stay in June 2013
1
person found this review helpful

Enjoyed the whole two weeks at the cottage. We came over from the US to join our family for an extended holiday and hiked the hills most mornings and toured the area most afternoons. We enjoyed family meals together and relaxed in the spacious living area in the evenings. There is so much to see and it is all so close to the cottage location! The cottage had all that we needed and more!

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Liked best: Location and accommodations
Liked least: Only one shower
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
People with pets
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Management Response
Jan 23, 2016
Thank you very much for choosing Glynogwr lodge as your holiday destination in visiting Wales.
Your comments are very much appreciated. Hope you are all doing well David. Please come again.
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Seonaid E
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Perfect touring location”
Reviewed July 1, 2013 for a stay in June 2013
2
people found this review helpful

We have just spent a fortnight at Glynogwr Lodge and loved every minute of it. The cottage is spacious and comfortable, the welcome pack was great and the location was ideal for touring South Wales, with the added bonus of good local walking for the more energetic amongst us. Dave was very friendly and helpful when we contacted him.

There are a number of good pubs and restaurants nearby but the kitchen is well equipped for those that prefer to cook for themselves.

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Liked best: The location , and the pigs!
Liked least: Would be nice to have showers in each bathroom, but it was not a real problem.
Traveling group: Extended Family
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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Management Response
Jul 3, 2013
Thank you very much for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again.
Thanks David.
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P_Ravisha...
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Pleasantly surprised”
Reviewed June 23, 2013 for a stay in June 2013

We stayed 3 nights in the cottage. Very spacious and well decorated. Andy who owns and manages the place is very courteous. Only downside is the bathrooms - of the three bathrooms only one had a shower and that too was not in good condition. Also there is no latches in the bathroom.

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Jul 3, 2013
We are glad you enjoyed your stay, and that your team won the cricket.
Thank You very much for your comments. When we have a quiet period we will be putting a shower tap in one of the bathrooms.Thank you very much and hope to see you again.
David.
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Eleonora...
Birkirkara, Malta
Level 5 Contributor
55 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Homely feel :)”
Reviewed March 30, 2013 for a stay in March 2013
1
person found this review helpful

Glynogwr lodge is a beautiful, homely cottage with a beautiful scenary. The facilities were excellent and the owner have thought of everything the holiday maker would require. The cottage is everything it promised to be and also very quiet and peaceful. From arrival to departure everything we needed was catered for and we would return again another time. The property is comfortable, well maintained and beautifully decorated and furnished. The location is perfect for exploring Cardiff and Swansea.

The price is also quite cheap, would definitely recommend it and would think about visting again ...

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Liked best: Scenary
Traveling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Jul 3, 2013
HI, Thank you very much. We are new to the holiday letting industry, and very much appreciate your comments. We always try to do our best, and we are glad you enjoyed your stay and that every thing was as it should be. Hope to see you again soon.
David.
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graceb92
Malta
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
“Could not ask for more”
Reviewed March 27, 2013 for a stay in March 2013

This is an amazing cottage. The village is very quiet and peaceful. Lovely scenery from the cottage. The owner is very kind and helpful. The price is quite cheap. I would totally recommend it!!

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Liked best: very cosy rooms and the lovely scenery
Liked least: nothing
Traveling group: Friends
Your age range 18-24
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
Large groups
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Management Response
Jul 3, 2013
Thank you very much for your comments about the cottage, and also the owner myself. We are very grateful and pleased you would recommend us.
Hope to see you all again, and the very best of wishes.
David.
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