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Country Retreat, heated indoor pool & 11 acres

Plas and South Facing Terrace and Lawn when viewed from one of Plas's fields
Garden and paddock to the side
House and side garden
Shallow stream running through garden and woodland
Dining room (seats 12)  with stunning views of the Terrace, Lawn, Paddock and countryside beyond
Escape to the Secret Garden
Indoor, heated,  Spring water swimming pool cleansed by minerals and low level chlorine
Spacious Lounge with views of the Terrace, Lawn, Paddock and hills beyond
Patio and lawn
Character feature in the lawn, part of stone wall running through lawn
Landscaped secret garden
Indoor pool by night
View of Terrace and surrounding countryside from Master Bedroom Suite
View from the Terrace of the lawn, Plas's field and countryside beyond
Terrace and lawn
Spacious, light and airy (double aspect)  and well equipped kitchen
Plas's tree lined drive
Family Bathroom
Small woodland with bluebells in bloom
Stable block and view up the drive from the house.
Lawn and gardens
Downstairs twin bedroom with Terrace, garden and field views
Very spacious Master King Size en suite bedroom  with sofa bed and lovely rural views
Spacious  ensuite double bedroom with french windows onto Terrace & internal connecting door to pool
Indoor heated pool
Spring has arrived!  
Daffodils in bloom on Plas's private drive
Pathway to lawn and wooded copse
Double bedroom (upstairs) with courtyard views
Double bedroom (upstairs) with courtyard views
Spacious double aspect bedroom (upstairs) accommodating 4 single beds & cot. Rural & courtyard views
Picturesque Tenby, just 23 miles away
Stunning Saundersfoot, just 22 miles  away
Lovely Pendine, just 13 miles away
Activities for all the family and miles of beach, just 11 miles away
Laugharne Castle and Dylan Thomas Boathouse, just 11 miles away
National Botanic Garden of Wales, just 4 miles away
Llansteffan Castle and Estuary just 9 miles away
Beautiful Aberaeron, Cardiganshire, 35miles away
Fabulous New Quay, Cardiganshire, 30 miles away
1 of 40Plas and South Facing Terrace and Lawn when viewed from one of Plas's fields
Rental Home -
6 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 14
Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales
Plasymynydd (Plas) which is Welsh for 'Palace of the Mountain' is a spacious, impressive detached country residence part of which dates from the 19th century and is set in delightful seclusion. It is approached via its own private, tree-lined driveway and is set in 11 acres which comprises extensive, attractively landscaped grounds, a small woodland, secret garden and four fields which you are welcome to explore. Plas boasts a South facing Terrace and has an indoor, heated soft Spring water pool (which is cleansed by minerals and low level chlorine) and is entirely for your own use. The Pool is 19ft long x 9ft wide and is approximately 3ft 10 inches deep at the shallow end and approximately 4ft 11 inches deep at the deep end. The pool temperature is maintained at a constant, very pleasant temperature of 30/31 degrees all year roun... Read more
Listing #HL2522277
About the Owner
Sharon J
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Guests will be welcomed personally on arrival and given a tour of Plas. The owners will be contactable by phone during your stay in case you have any queries and can attend Plas at short notice.
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Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

We spent the Bank holiday weekend here and had a great time. Sharon gave us a warm welcome and couldn't do enough to help us. The welcome hamper was also a lovely touch. The house was comfortable and well equipped, with everything we possibly needed....More

Thank JoF1377
Management response:Responded May 21, 2018

Hi Jo, Thank you very much for your lovely review, it's much appreciated. I'm so glad that you all had a great time and that you liked the house and gardens very much and enjoyed the welcome hamper. Thank you for choosing Plasymynydd for your...More

A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Blackburn, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile


Management response:Responded April 27, 2018


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Reviewed December 29, 2017

We booked a Christmas break at Plasymynydd as we were looking for somewhere that would take two families of 5 plus my Mum and 2 dogs. This home was perfect for us. It was kindly decorated ready for Christmas by Sharon, was warm, had plenty...More

Thank Alison N
Management response:Responded January 2, 2018

Dear Alison, Thank you very much for your kind words and lovely Review, it’s much appreciated. I’m so glad that you enjoyed your Christmas stay at Plasymynydd and that you enjoyed the Welcome Hamper. It was great to meet you, your mum and your son....More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (14)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(5)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Indoor Pool
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Well behaved dogs are welcome. No smoking in the house but smoking outside the house is permitted. Check in time: 15.00. Check out time:10.00. Children of all ages are very...
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    5 Fulls
    6 Twins
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About the neighborhood
Enjoy a fun filled day at Pembrey Country Park (18 miles/40 minutes away) renowned for its beautiful nature trails, spectacular 8 mile beach, cycle tracks, pitch and putt, crazy golf, miniature railway, horse riding, toboggan run and 130m long dry ski slope. Llanelli Wetland Centre is (23 miles/43 minutes drive) and boasts 450 acre mosaic of lakes where you can hand feed the Hawaiian geese and admire the salmon-pink Caribbean flamingos or take a canoe safari (in the Summer) through the wetland greenery. A visit to Dinefwr Castle, historic House and 800 acres of stunning, ancient parkland upon which fallow deer and White Park cattle roam is enchanting (19 miles/40 minutes). Explore the Dolau Cothi Roman gold mine and try gold panning and enjoy the woodland walks and cycle trails (32 miles/50 minutes drive). Marvel at the National Showcaves Centre, Dan-yr-Ogof, Dinosaur Park, Iron Age Farm in the Brecon Beacons National Park which was voted by the British Public as Britain's Finest Natural Wonder (38 miles/54 minutes drive). Afan Forest Park which boasts 11,000 hectares for world class mountain biking trails and beautiful countryside walks is 38 miles/50 minutes drive away. The popular Oakwood Theme Park with its breathtaking array of rides is just 26miles/38 minutes drive away. Folly Farm Adventure Park and Zoo is just a 26miles/36 minutes drive away. Picton Castle and it's beautiful 40 acre gardens is just 31 miles/ 47 minutes drive away. Boutique shopping can be found in nearby Carmarthen, Llandeilo (31 minutes /19 miles away) and Mumbles, Swansea (28 miles, 49 minutes). Plas is perfectly placed to enjoy the stunning, blue flag beaches of Pembrokeshire, Cardiganshire and The Gower. Pembrokeshire : Pendine has a spectacular 7 mile beach and Museum of Speed and is 19 miles/34 minutes away. Saundersfoot is a pretty seaside resort with a great beach and a charm and character all its own lying in Pembrokeshire Coast National Park (28miles/40minutes). Tenby (29 miles / 42 minutes) is a delightful harbour town and seaside resort with cobbled streets and picturesque, fantastic beaches which were the location of the Vanity Fair Film. The beautiful monastery island of Caldey is a short boat trip away from Tenby. The famous Bosherston Lily Ponds are a 39 mile / 1 hour drive away. The superb beach of Freshwater West (36 miles/55 minutes drive) appears in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows and Robin Hood. St David's with its quaint town and beautiful cathedral is 49 miles/75 minutes away. Dolphin / whale watching / bird watching trips can be taken from here to the North Pembrokeshire Islands. The Gower is the UK's first designated area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with sandy bays, secluded caves and ancient woodland. Rhossilli (41 miles/75 minutes drive) was voted Britain's best beach by Tripadvisors Travellers' Choice for the second year running, third best beach in Europe and ninth in the World. It was named as the 'Supermodel of British Beaches' by The Independent and has three miles of sandy shore encompassing Gower's most famous landmark, Worms Head and was the setting for the filming of Dr Who. Caswell Bay, Langland Bay and Three Cliffs are also beautiful and are approximately 55 minutes drive away. Cardiganshire: New Quay (34 miles/56 minutes drive) has a picturesque harbour and expansive sandy beach from which you can often see dolphins or take a boat trip to further explore the plentiful marine wildlife. New Quay was the setting for the film, The Edge of Love. Aberaeron (37 miles/58 minutes) is picture postcard pretty with its colourful Georgian style houses and graceful architecture. Stroll along the harbour and indulge in a delicious, locally made honey ice cream. Llangrannog with its sandy beach and quaint seaside cafes is just 33 miles/1 hour away. Relax in the quiet cove of Cwmtydu (34 minutes/1 hour) which lies deep in a wooded valley. Cardigan Castle with its Georgian Mansion, medieval ruins and glorious Regency gardens has recently reopened after a £12 million restoration and is a 33 miles/ 1 hour drive away.
How to get there
Airport: Cardiff: 64.6 mi
Railway: Carmarthen: 4.0 mi
Ferry: Fishguard: 47.8 mi
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 11.8 mi
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