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Ship Cottage Annexe Pwll Du Gower

Location of house in Pwll du Bay
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
12 reviews
Location of house in Pwll du Bay
Approach in 4WD
View of Main house- holiday let attached to main house (also for rent)
Entrance to annexe
View from beach footpath
Kitchen to lounge
Kitchen to outside
Kitchen table
Lounge
Fireplace
Lounge showing spiral stairs to upstairs bedroom
Bedroom - left door to bathroom - right to stairs
Bathroom
Annexe garden
Beach photo by March Hol let
Beach from the East by Holiday let
Access by foot over river
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Overview
Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Swansea, Swansea County, South Wales, Wales
This is a truly unique holiday experience away from roads, traffic and street lights. Access is via the owner's 4x4 down a half mile track cut into the cliff and through a ford in the nearby river. Once here you will access most places by foot, be able to spend hours on the beach or seek adventures amongst the numerous footpaths that leave here to access Gower's beaches, castles, pubs and cafes!

There are of course some draw backs:
- Vehicular access is by 4x4 only
- Heating is via wood burning stove
- Mobile phone reception is very limited

But then think of the positives:
- Vehicular access is by 4x4 only!
- Heating is via wood burning stove!
- Mobile phone reception is very limited!
- Peace, quiet, owls, bats, stars, the sound of the sea at night…

This enchanting, picturesque bay is set within the heart of the Gower P...
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About the Owner, Katherine M
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 12 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 12 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL187246 by: Holiday Lettings
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Jo H
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016 for a stay in October 2016

From the moment we glimpsed Pwll Du Bay we knew this was a very special place. A beautiful and secluded beach literally a couple of minutes away, sea views from the bedroom and balcony, lovely spacious accommodation with a wood burner and everything you need for a break away from the noise and busyness of daily routine. The owners were very helpful and friendly. Normally access is by way of the owners 4x4 (being picked...

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Management response:

Thanks so much for your review I look forward to seeing you again!!

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James R
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2015 for a stay in September 2015

Kath & Bob are first class hosts, this gets you off to a great start in a fantastic location. This was our second trip to Ship Cottage and I'm sure it won't be our last. Plenty to see and plenty to do, the beach outside your door is an added bonus! Reading through the visitors book I was not surprised to see how many people have returned for second and third visits.

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Thanks Jim look forward to seeing you both again

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Liz c
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2015 for a stay in May 2015

More than words can really express Every part was brilliant ,scenery cottagel location ,owners friendliest people in villiage, isolation, our dog had an amazing time mostly swimming in sea river ford and walking the coastal paths

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Ocean Views
  • Playground
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    Yes
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
$152
£120
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$505
£400
Nov 4, 2016 -
Dec 22, 2016
Low
2 nights
$145
£115
$145
£115
$493
£390
Dec 23, 2016 -
Jan 5, 2017
Peak
7 nights -- --
$726
£575
Jan 6, 2017 -
Feb 9, 2017
Low
2 nights
$152
£120
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$499
£395
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Rates include bedding & house towels for 2 guests a supplement is charged for extra guests @ £15 p/head

Dogs (max of two) would be accepted at an additional charge £20 p/tail as long as they don't chase our cat or chickens!

Children are really welcome as we have our own next door !

Rates for less than a week can be negotiated out of season please contact us for more information
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Cardiff: 49.7 mi
Railway: Swansea: 8.7 mi
Ferry: Swansea: 8.7 mi
Nearest Travel Links <BR>Airport: Cardiff: 80 km <BR>Railway: Swansea: 13 km <BR>Ferry: Swansea: 8 km <BR><BR>The Gower Peninsula is easily accessed by car, rail, plane or ferry. The closest international airport which serves Swansea is Cardiff Airport, with many budget flights to European cities. It is less than one hours drive from the Gower Peninsular. By road, the M4 motorway means that Swansea is less than three hours from London, two and a half hours from Birmingham and 4 hours from Manchester.<BR><BR>There are regular trains and coaches to Swansea from all parts of the UK. Swansea train station is seven miles from Bishopston and Gower and connected by a regular bus service. Swansea also has a ferry terminal with a regular service to Cork... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.3 mi.
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