Holiday home Gwynfryn Cottage is a delightful, detached barn conversion set on the owner's smallholding, on the edge of Brechfa Forest and just 1.3 miles from Pencader in Wales. There's open plan studio-style accommodation including a kitchen, dining area, sitting area and two steps up to a double bed with en-suite bathroom. The sitting area also has a charming woodburner and a double sofa bed so the property can sleep up to four people (max. 3 adults). Outside, there is a shared utility room and across the yard from the cottage there is a private, enclosed garden with furniture. Gwynfryn Cottage offers a pleasant and surprisingly spacious holiday home from which to discover this delightful area of Wales.
Area Pencader is a small village in the Welsh county of Carmarthenshire, just south-east of Llandysul and south-west of Llanybydder. It is a quiet village set in a west Wales valley with little more than 500 houses a shop, a fine fish and chip shop and two pubs. It hosts the site of an old castle, which is now a grassy Motte. Just 12 miles away the market town of Carmarthen offers a variety of large high street shops, unique local produce shops, pubs, cafes and restaurants, as well as a cinema and theatre.
Region Famous for its choirs, stunning mountain ranges and beautiful valleys, this wonderful country has something for everyone. From Snowdonia in North Wales to the Brecon Beacons and the Pembrokeshire Coast in the South.
Amenities Freestanding electric heaters with woodburner. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge. Fridge/freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer in utility. TV with FreeSat, CD, selection of books and games. Fuel, power and fuel for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Storage for canoes/kayaks available. Private, enclosed lawned garden across yard with furniture. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 2.5 miles. Note: Stabling available upon request. Note: Property is located next to an A road, so some associated noise may be experienced outside. Note: Due to the two steps up to the double bedroom and en-suite bathroom, may not be suitable for those with limited mobility. Note: Property is near a pond and on a working smallholding, children to be supervised and dogs are kept on a lead at all times when outside. Note: Max. 3 adults. Note: The en-suite bathroom will be shared if the sofa bed is in use.
Only Naomi is very nice person and nothing was to much trouble and very helpful.. We liked having our meals in the Conservatory. We were very satisfied thank you.
The cottage was cosy, had an amazing welcome by the host.. Dogs absolutely loved it. It felt like home, away from home.
The views were lovely and Naomi was helpful and informative.. She has 3 dogs and a horse so you need to like animals. Really nice dogs and she shuts them away if you don’t want them around. We would stay there again.
The owner of the cottage Naomi was most helpful and welcoming..
Very friendly and excellent service..
A fantastic getaway.. The cottage is ideally located so you are never faraway from places to visit and things to do but the cottage it's self is in a quiet village enabling you to really relax. Our host Naomi was fantastic pointing out local walks for us and our dog, as well as just truly making us feel welcome and at home. There are many sites and places to visit in the surrounding area and plenty of dog friendly restaurants! We would thoroughly recommend a visit and will be definitely be coming back ourselves in the future!
We had such a lovely time and were made to feel so welcome by our host, thank you.. The cottage is cosy and perfect for a couple's break away. Offering everything from a comfy mattress and sheets, really hot and powerful shower (bonus points!), warm living area with wood burner, well equipped kitchen -we cooked breakfast and evening meal every day and ate out at lunchtime, and an airy conservatory with dining table in which to eat. We watched a bit of TV and used the TV to listen to the radio. It's a good central location from which to explore Wales during the day, driving out to different coastal towns, walks and national trust places.
Really nice, lovely owner, perfect little bargain cottage..
We stayed in the Gwynfryn Cottage owned by the Gwynfryn B&B owners.We found it as pictured and it was nice to have comfy chairs. Best part is the terrace which is on the second floor with the bedrooms. Sitting out there you can see the castle, castle walls and see. It is right next to one of the gates to the castle wall walk. It is uphill all the way from the station which is what gives you lovely views. I would hate to drive a car there and have to park but as we came by train, it wasn't an issue. The main bedroom has a double bed. The 2nd has a bunk bed and is very small. You also go through the second bedroom to get to the terrace. It is good for a family or for two people perhaps not so good for two couples.
Everything had a relaxed feeling and a real countryside feeling, with the chickens, horses and the sheep. The wood burner gave the cottage a nice homely feel and it was more or less central to everywhere. Having two children with us we maybe thought that the evenings would be a little boring for them but it was quite the opposite; the host was fantastic with them, feeding the chickens, gathering eggs, and feeding the cats and the horses. This was new to the girls and they loved every moment doing it.
The Cottage was cosy and well equipped and well placed for exploring Pembrokeshire. We would definitely recommend this holiday home especially for dog owners who wish to take their pet. We had a wonderful week there.
We had a lovely holiday. The owner was lovely and couldn't do enough to make us feel welcome. We would go there again and would recommend it to anyone else.
The cottage was warm, friendly and relaxing. A peaceful and friendly village that gives good location for days out.
The accommodation was extremely nice and we had everything we needed. The log fire was probably our favourite thing. My girlfriend and I both felt as relaxed as the atmosphere was. Would hugely recommend this place.
You couldn't wish for a more nicer and helpful host!
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