Cefn Gorwydd Cottages - Ty Berllan

Gowerton


Property Reference: OAB
  • Sleeps2
  • Pets0
  • Bedrooms1
  • Grade4 Star rating
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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
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Property Features

  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • Games RoomGames Room
  • Pub within 1 milePub within 1 mile
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine

Property Description

"In the peace of Gower’s gentle farmland – with beaches and bays close at hand . . ."

The Gower Peninsula with its rolling countryside and miles of unspoilt coastline is the setting for these very comfortable holiday cottages which themselves are set on 30 acres of land. The cottages have been furnished and equipped to a very high standard, and are double glazed throughout. Visitors enjoy shared use of a games room with table tennis and a pool table, and may relax in the garden area; bicycles are available for hire in Swansea and facilities for water sports and fishing are close at hand. There is easy access to many beautiful sandy beaches and coves within 10 miles or so, and opportunities nearby for scenic moorland and coastal walks in this designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Gowerton, with its shops and pub, and local trains to west and mid Wales, is only half a mile away.
A nearby cycle track leads to the Mumbles, which is famous for its lighthouse and lifeboat station and also boasts seaside attractions, a pleasant promenade and lots of sailing dinghies and small boats. At Penclawdd (3 miles), cockle fishermen go out on to the mudflats at low tide with horse-drawn carts to rake out the cockle harvest. Many of the Gower’s sandy beaches are backed by dunes, and some offer excellent wind-surfing; there are sandy coves with rock pools and the coastal path leads to wonderful cliff-top views. Inland, the sheep and sturdy Gower ponies roam moorlands which offer further opportunities for walks, picnics, riding and bird-watching.
A number of National Nature Reserves are home to rare birds and plants. The glistening Loughor Estuary provides a haven for waders and geese among the rice-grass, sea lavender and marsh mallow of Llanrhidian Marsh, all overlooked by the summit of Cilifor Top, which is crowned with an extensive Iron Age fort; a nearby lane passes the ruin of Weobley Castle, once a fortified manor house; on the Gower, visitors can explore history and natural history side by side at every turn, almost everywhere with the sound of the sea in the background.
Hang-gliders take off from Rhossili Down, now in the care of the National Trust, and swoop over the bay, whose three-mile sweep of golden sand is one of the most spectacular on the Welsh coast and often offers ideal conditions for surfing. The many facilities of Swansea include restaurants, shops, theatres, leisure centre, concert halls, museums, golf courses, extensive parks and gardens, a marina and the Welsh National Swimming Pool and sandy beaches with bathing (6 miles). A 30-minute drive leads to the National Botanical Gardens in Carmarthenshire, whilst an 18-hole golf course and a wildlife and wetlands sanctuary are both only ten minutes away by car.
Within an hours’ drive and well worth a visit is the lively capital city of Cardiff with its National Museum of Wales at St Fagans, as well as Cardiff Bay and the new tidal barrage. Nowadays, the Gower is more easily accessible by road, and the warming effect of the Gulf Stream means that the weather for visitors to the cosy cottages of Cefn Gorwydd can be exceptionally pleasant at any time of year. Shops ½ mile.

On the end of a little row of three, all with their own raised terrace area to the rear. Open-plan living/dining area with rugs on quarry-tiled floor. Well-fitted kitchen area. First floor: Galleried double bedroom with rugs on wooden floor and en-suite bathroom with shower attachment and toilet.

  • NSH £14 per week
  • Terrace area
  • No children under 18 yrs

  • Radiant fire
  • Convector heaters
  • Electricity, bed linen and towels included
  • Freeview TV
  • DVD
  • Radio/cassette/CD
  • Microwave
  • Shared laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer (at cost) and payphone
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Shared garden with furniture
  • Parking
  • Shared games room with table tennis and pool table
  • No smoking

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. Set in beautiful surroundings these cottages make a relaxing visit. Very comfortable with a lovely outside area. Very friendly owner and family who made us feel most welcome and had lots of advice on where to go in the area. Even showed us a young foal was born on the farm, which made our holiday. April 2011.
  2. Centrally located for exploring the Gower penisular and the city of Swansea. Well maintained site within surrounding countryside. Comfortable and private accommodation kept to an exceptional standard with guests comfort in mind. Sept 2010.
  3. Clean, nicely laid out, convenient for The Gower and Swansea. Plenty to do in the area. Sept 2010.
  4. Very, very clean. Well appointed. June 2010.
  5. Very impressed with cottage. Clean and comfortable. Excellent outdoor space and games room. Location was good. Not too far from shops etc. June 2010.
  6. Clean, spacious, all amenities, good local info, friendly landlord, good location. Washing up liquid and toilet rolls provided. Oct 2009.
  7. Spotless accommodation, attention to detail, plenty of information about the local area. Sept 2009.
  8. Clean, comfortable & well supplied. Sept 2009.
  9. Superb holiday. Friendly owners, very helpful with any information needed. We will definitely consider going again. June 2009.
  10. Lovely cottage with really nice personal touches from the owner. May 2009.
  11. The cottage was very presentable and tidy. It was a lovely stay. March 2009.
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    Please note: The information on this page is intended as a guide only. We cannot accept responsibility for any inaccurate, misleading or incomplete information about any property and its facilities or services.

    Low deposit only £25

    1. These terms and conditions should be read with the Booking Conditions and insurance information in our brochures or on our website. Especially note Sections 2, 4 and 7 of the Booking Conditions
    2. Offer applies only to bookings for 2014 which are booked before 13th April 2014.
    3. The low deposit payable under this offer is £25.
    4. Does not apply to properties that sleep 10 or more.
    5. The difference between the £25 low deposit and the usual deposit shown in our main brochure or website is payable with the balance payment, which we must receive no later than 8 weeks before your booking starts, or at the time of cancellation if you cancel your booking. This payment will include all applicable charges as detailed on your booking confirmation, including any insurance premiums and any Ferry costs. If payment is not received in full on time, we can treat your booking as cancelled by you for a non-refundable reason. If this happens, you will be responsible for cancellation charges (as shown in our main brochure or our website) including any deferred Booking Fee, Personal Travel Insurance and Ferry crossings that you have chosen to buy, all of which must be paid immediately..
    6. Not available with any other offer except offers featured in our main brochure.
    7. Depending on popularity and property availability, this offer may be extended or withdrawn.

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