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Glebe Cottage

35 reviews
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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
7 guests
3 nights minimum
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Stunning former milking parlour in the grounds of a 13th Century converted tithe barn in the heart of the Vale of Glamorgan, newly restored and refurbished. The cottage is a single-storey building with two conjoining bedrooms (one double room, one with a double bunk bed; great for larger families or groups of friends). Please note that there is no door between the two bedrooms. The bathroom has a spa bath and separate shower and a huge open plan living area with a wood burning stove. This leads through to the modern gloss kitchen, which is equipped with everything you could need: dishwasher, washing machine, integral microwave, oven and grill, two hobs (one induction, one ceramic) and then through to a large dining area, with oak table and chairs (seats 6 but more chairs can be provided...Stunning former milking parlour in the grounds of a 13th Century converted tithe barn in the heart of the Vale of Glamorgan, newly restored and refurbished. The cottage is a single-storey building with two conjoining bedrooms (one double room, one with a double bunk bed; great for larger families or groups of friends). Please note that there is no door between the two bedrooms. The bathroom has a spa bath and separate shower and a huge open plan living area with a wood burning stove. This leads through to the modern gloss kitchen, which is equipped with everything you could need: dishwasher, washing machine, integral microwave, oven and grill, two hobs (one induction, one ceramic) and then through to a large dining area, with oak table and chairs (seats 6 but more chairs can be provided, along with a high chair if required). A sofa bed provides additional sleeping facilities for another two people. In its own pretty private paved and gravelled terrace garden with brazier, barbecue and al fresco dining area, Glebe Cottage is perfectly situated for countryside tranquillity but within easy reach of South Wales's main tourist attractions. A 15 minute drive from Wales International Airport (pickup and drop-off can be arranged) and a 15 minute drive to Cardiff centre with its wealth of restaurants, shops, galleries and theatres. The nearest train station is a 15 minute walk away, but transport to the station can be arranged with the owners. The beautiful historic market town of Cowbridge is only a 20 minute drive away, and the cottage sits between the Victorian Seaside town of Penarth on the one side, and Barry on the other, both 10 minutes away. There are a number of country walks to enjoy from Glebe Cottage and the nearest pub is in Dinas Powys, a 10 minute walk away. Dinas Powys has many sporting facilities - tennis, golf, bowls, cricket and the friendly Village Stores. Well behaved dogs are welcome and the garden is totally secure. Electricity is included in the rental cost. Gas is LPG and there is an allowance of 1 litre per day included in the rental. Consumption over that will be charged at £1 a litre. Any excess should be paid before departure, please. By paying for a booking you agree to these terms.More
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About the Owner
Jane G
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2014
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Reviewed 24 June 2019

What a lovely cosy bungalow. Everything so clean and tidy. And just so spacious.!!! Our own concern is that when it says 'there's no door between the bedrooms'.. they mean THERE IS A doorway... BUT no door to separate the two bedrooms.!!!! Which means very...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank janiceo1965
Reviewed 29 May 2019

Easy to book, very friendly, helpful and approachable hosts. Obviously we used this as a base for activities and visits, and it is a really nice place to return to after a busy day to relax and prepare for the next one!. Child and dog...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank Rich_V_H_095
Jane E, VR Owner at Glebe Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2019

Thank you for your lovely review. Please do come back any time.

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Dinas Powys, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 May 2019 via mobile

Date of stay: May 2019
Reviewed 13 June 2018

This cottage is in a beautiful, quiet setting, close to woodlands for walking and near to Cardiff to make it a great base for city visits. However, the decor of the cottage is dated and the cleanliness below an acceptable standard. The cottage is not...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Elizabeth M
Jane E, VR Owner at Glebe Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2018

It is unfortunate that your daughter's severe allergies meant that you had to leave before staying one night, but, as mentioned in the description for the cottage, we do accept well-behaved dogs and since the previous guests had a dog, it is likely that this...More

Reviewed 24 August 2017

Great hosts, really welcomed us into their location, extremely family friendly and the hot tub is epic! I believe the company can make or break a trip but Glebe cottage meant our work was cut out for us! Tip: Turn all the lights off in...More

Date of stay: August 2017
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
Air Conditioning
Towels Provided
Private Garden
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Blender
Dishwasher
Freezer
Housekeeping Optional
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
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Does this holiday rental have a steam room?YesNoUnsure
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Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 10.0 km
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