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Swallow Cottage

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
1 night minimum
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Swallow Cottage consists of open plan lounge/kitchen/dining area with doors to patio and small garden, one groundfloor bedroom with ensuite shower room and two bedrooms and bathroom upstairs. There is a woodburning stove in the lounge and electric heaters in all rooms.There is undercover parking for 2 or 3 cars adjacent to the cottage. It is situated on a farm in a quiet rural area with mountain views . This is an ideal area for walking, cycling or sightseeing. Guests are welcome to walk around the farm. Flexible changeover days, short breaks on application. Short break nightly prices quoted are based on a 3 night stay. Please enquire for price for breaks of 4, 5 and 6 nights or for long term stays. Logs for woodburning stove are supplied free of charge but there is a charge for elect...Swallow Cottage consists of open plan lounge/kitchen/dining area with doors to patio and small garden, one groundfloor bedroom with ensuite shower room and two bedrooms and bathroom upstairs. There is a woodburning stove in the lounge and electric heaters in all rooms.There is undercover parking for 2 or 3 cars adjacent to the cottage. It is situated on a farm in a quiet rural area with mountain views . This is an ideal area for walking, cycling or sightseeing. Guests are welcome to walk around the farm. Flexible changeover days, short breaks on application. Short break nightly prices quoted are based on a 3 night stay. Please enquire for price for breaks of 4, 5 and 6 nights or for long term stays. Logs for woodburning stove are supplied free of charge but there is a charge for electricity. You may bring your own towels or I can provide them at a small charge.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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Reviewed January 5, 2019

We booked this accommodation last minute as a family member had been admitted to hospital and we did not check the reviews as thoroughly as one would have hoped. It cost £415 for 4 nights accommodation. Sheila greeted us at the cottage with the log...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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NorthStar726481, VR Owner at Swallow Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

You were annoyed because dogs had been in the property before you arrived although you had not mentioned to me before booking that your family were allergic. It was a very short notice booking through an agency and we had not corresponded previously. Unfortuanately a...More

Reviewed August 3, 2018

The Swallow is a lovely Cottage. There are a lot of activities nearby Abergavenny, a week is to short! The owners of de cottage are very kind.

Date of stay: July 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2017

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Date of stay: September 2017
Management response:Responded September 30, 2017

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Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

Swallow Cottage was a great find, tucked away in a really peaceful location, a 10-15-min drive outside Abergavenny. It has three decent-sized bedrooms (the main one with a double bed, a single and a cot was very roomy), including one downstairs with its own shower...More

Date of stay: August 2017
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Management response:Responded August 16, 2017

Thank you for the review. I am pleased that you enjoyed staying in our cottage and found interesting places to see in the area. I hope that we will see you again sometime.

Reviewed August 28, 2016

Great for travellers looking for a rural retreat. The cottage is great, but wasn't cleaned well before our arrival. Bed linen was clean and fresh, but there were a lot of cobwebs and grime in the cottage. With some more love and care this could...More

Date of stay: August 2016
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Sheila P, VR Owner at Swallow Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2016

I am sorry if you did not find the cottage to your satisfaction, however I live just opposite and you did not tell me of any problems. We live in a rural area where there are no shops and we all have to go to...More

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Reviewed August 16, 2016

This was a lovely cosy cottage in the best location available!!! We were in the area for the National Eisteddfod and it was an ideal place to retreat back to in the evenings!!! The building was very pretty and it had a lovely little space...More

Date of stay: August 2016
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Sheila P, VR Owner at Swallow Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2016

I am glad that you enjoyed your stay here and would be pleased to welcome you again. Sheila

Reviewed August 14, 2015

Wonderful peaceful place to stay in the countryside with beautiful surrounding countryside. It was ideal for our family as our children had plenty of space and were able to play in the fields. Also, it was a great base for walking and we walked part...More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank Andy M
Sheila P, VR Owner at Swallow Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2015

I am glad you enjoyed your stay here. I will be pleased to welcome you back should you decide to return.

Reviewed July 29, 2015

Very disappointed with this cottage on entry it smelt very musty, oven was not clean and all electrical appliances inspection labels were out of date requiring checking in 2013. There was nothing matching neither cutlery, crockery or bedding.

Date of stay: June 2015
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Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile
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Date of stay: May 2018
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Books
Fireplace
Refrigerator
Highchair
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Patio
Private Yard
Stove
Toaster
TV
Washer
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighborhood
The cottage is situated on a 170 acre working farm in a peaceful area with views from the farm of the Skirrid, Blorenge, Sugar Loaf and Black Mountains. The Three Castles Walk crosses the farm. There are restaurants, tea room, wine maker and cider makers nearby
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