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Brynhyfryd Cottage Caio Carmarthenshire lovely character cottage in West Wales

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Caio, Carmarthenshire, Wales
Brynhyfryd Cottage is situated on the owners' smallholding on the outskirts of Caio village approximately 9 miles from the university town of Lampeter.The coastal towns of Aberaeron and Newquay on the beautiful West Wales Coast are within a 1/2 hour drive away from the cottage. Brynhyfryd Cottage is a deceptively spacious original Welsh cottage dating back to early 1800s which the owners have renovated to a very high standard .Extremely well-equipped with bags of charm and lots or original features including beams and bread oven.There is a wood burning stove, with all logs etc provided, making the cottage very cosy. Outside there is a small enclosed lawned garden with patio area which has spectacular views of the surrounding countryside. The cottage is pet-friendly and there are plenty of walks close by. All bedlinen, towels etc a... Read more
Listing #FKN8741592
About the Owner
Elizabeth S
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2017
Interaction with guests
The owners live on-site and are always present to welcome new guests, show them into the cottage and answer any questions. Although the cottage comes with a visitors information book, we are always on hand to help with any queries or advice if our guests need it and also to suggest places to visit to suit all tastes if required.
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Reviewed January 21, 2018

A perfect peaceful retreat. The cottage was well equipped and situated in lovely tranquil surroundings. An enclosed garden a bonus for children and pets. The owners Liz and John were friendly and helpful. A big thanks for their hospitality. I would highly recommend this property...More

Thank Alison T
Management response:Responded January 22, 2018

Thanks so much for your kind comments - we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay in our cottage. We very much hope you will visit us again in the future.

Reviewed January 20, 2018

Myself and my friend stayed here for a long weekend ("get away from it all!") break from 12th - 15th January 2018. The hosts were so welcoming and the location is wonderfully peaceful. The nicely sized enclosed garden was perfect for dog (Molly). We both...More

1  Thank lushles007
Management response:Responded January 21, 2018

We are delighted that you both enjoyed your stay with us and were able to sample some of the wonderful facilities this area has to offer. Your appreciation of what we strive very hard to achieve makes what we do so worthwhile - thank you!...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2017

We were very pleased on arriving at the cottage which is situated on a quiet country lane to fine all our needs would be covered. This is the first time for a number of years of going self catering. The cottage sleeps up to 6...More

Thank holiday-view23-7-11
Management response:Responded August 8, 2017

Many thanks for your lovely review of our cottage and we look forward very much to welcoming you again in the future.

  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Up to two well-behaved pets are welcome. Please bring your own pet bedding/towels etc. No pets allowed on any furniture or upstairs in bedrooms and must never be left alone in the...
    1 Shower
    1 Full
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
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About the neighborhood
The world renowned Dolaucothi Roman Goldmines are within approximately one mile of the cottage and well worth a visit. They were originally built by the Romans and there are regular tours of the underground tunnels that they created as well as later workings in the Victorian period. There are several good pubs with eating facilities within a 5 mile radius of the cottage and the Brunant Arms in Caio village is within walking distance, serves good home-cooked food and is happy to take well-behaved dogs too! There is a wealth of country walks in the area including nearby Caio and Brechfa Forests which caters for walkers, cyclists and horse riders. Carmarthenshire is also renowned for its castles and there are lots to explore within the area.
Getting around
As this is a rural area, a car is essential for getting about although the nearby Heart of Wales railway runs a train service through wonderful scenic countryside all the way to Shrewsbury and back.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Cardiff: 74.6 mi
Railway: Llanwrda: 6.8 mi
Ferry: Fishguard: 59.0 mi
Once a booking has been confirmed, directions for how to find the cottage are provided to guests. The nearest railway station is in Llanwrda approximately 7 miles from the cottage and there is ample private off-road parking for up to 3 cars outside the cottage. The property is situated on a very quiet lane with very little passing traffic.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 19.9 mi.
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