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Llanvithyn Cottage

Very good
11 reviews
Master Bedroom
Llanvithyn Cottage
Llancarfan Valley towards Somerset from Llanvithyn House
Cottage Garden at Xmas
Llanvithyn House
Medieval Gate House
Amos in his Stable
Llanvithyn Limo Service!
Llancarfan ford towards the Fox and Hounds Village Pub
Llancarfan Valley from Llanvithyn House
Master Bedroom
Master Bedroom
Crog Loft
Twin Bedroom
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3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Cardiff, South Wales, Wales
Llanvithyn Cottage is a 150 year old barn, converted from the stone out buildings for Llanvithyn House, a former fortified medieval house and a site of significant historic importance having reputedly been the location of the 5th Century Llancarfan Monastery.

The spacious and exceptionally comfortable 4* graded accommodation boasts flagstone and pitch pine floors, exposed stone walls, vaulted ceilings with original beams, wood burning stove and quality furnishings throughout. Situated in the heart of the beautiful Vale of Glamorgan, the property is surrounded by unspoilt countryside and enjoys uninterrupted views down the Llancarfan Valley and across the Bristol Channel towards Somerset.

The property is ideally situated for walkers lying at the intersection of several public footpaths, and is a perfect base for cycling and horse riding...
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About the Owner, Jon and Sian D
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 9 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2008
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 11 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL63897
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English first
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed August 14, 2015 for a stay in August 2015
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Wow what a lovely cottage! To be honest we booked well in advance as a friend was getting married in Wales and we looked around a lot before hand we have always had our family holidays in static caravans on parks with lots to do but as the kids are getting older (both in their teens) they don't need so...

Laura C
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed August 11, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Nice cottage set in beautiful Welsh countryside. Good size and well equipped kitchen with everything you need including tea towel, washing up liquid, soap detergent even had foil and clingfilm! A good choice of DVD's in living area. Shower is over bath and bath is very high so quite difficult to climb into. There is a handrail to hold on...

Sarah C
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed August 5, 2014 for a stay in July 2014

This cottage is beautiful, and so well appointed. The kitchen has a flagstone floor, shaker style cupboards, a dining area and a wood-burning stove, as well as a washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, plus all the usual electrical appliances. The lounge area has leather sofas, wooden floors, and a beautiful chest as an oversized coffee table, which is full of...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
This extremely comfortable and cosy cottage boasts exposed beams, stone walls, wood burning stove, flagstone/wooden floors, etc. The accommodation comprises a large open plan fully equipped kitchen and dining area, separate lounge/snug with leather settees and a wood burning stove, bathroom, bedroom one (2 single beds), and Master Bedroom (double bed), with access to Crag Loft (ie. attic bedroom with limited head space accessed via alternate tread staircase suitable for 2 children aged over 5).
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
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Dec 21, 2017
7 nights
Dec 23, 2017 -
Dec 29, 2017
Xmas week
7 nights
Dec 30, 2017 -
Jan 6, 2018
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7 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Prices range from Low Season at £395 per week to High Season at £595 per week.

Deposit of £100 payable by cheque on booking, (non refundable).Balance payable 1 month before dates booked.

Holiday week runs from Saturday 3pm to the following Saturday 10am.

All bed linen and towels are included in the price. High Chair, travel cot,stair gate are all available by prior request.

Well behaved pets only please, (to be supervised all times), and by prior arrangement, (due to livestock in surrounding fields).<
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About the neighborhood
Historical places of interest eg.castles at Cardiff, (20 mins drive), Caerphilly and Castell Coch, (30 mins). Market town of Cowbridge (10 mins) with its many Inns, wine bars, reataurants and boutiques. Concerts and sporting events at the Millenium Stadium, Cardiff International Arena, the Millenium Centre and St Davids Centre in Cardiff (20 mins), and The Liberty Stadium, Swansea, (40 mins). Numerous golf courses within easy reach eg. The Vale, Royal Porthcawl, The Celtic Manor (location for the Ryder Cup), The Rolls of Monmouth and Cottrell Park. Horse riding available within the village and along the sands at Merthyr Mawr by arrangement. Fishing both lake and sea. Chepstow, Ffos Las and Cheltenham Racecourse approx one hour drive.
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How to get there
Airport: Cardiff Airport: 3.1 mi
Easily accessed only ten minutes from M4, and ten minutes from Cardiff Airport.

Cardiff City Centre 15 minutes.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.7 mi.
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