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266 Cottage~4*~HOT-TUB~LOG-FIRE~BQ~BIKE LOCK-UP, PLAYGROUND, Attractions near

A Holiday is to Relax
Certificate of Excellence
42 reviews
A Holiday is to Relax
Hot-Tub waiting - Romantic all Seasons.  Just add a loved one and a Bottle of Wine
The Terrace at night - Awesome !
Hot Tub, good friends, quality time together, Amazing!
Barbecue at any time - Canvas awning for those inclement moments.  Enjoy!
Comfortable, Roomy, Bright relaxing living area with Log Fire and Free films
Original Stonework, Log Fire.   Homely and Comfortable - You won't want to leave!
Totally Private Enclosed Playground especially for YOUR CHILDREN - they love the slides!
Twin Beds easily convert to a Super-King {zip and link beds} the choice is always yours
Original Welsh Dresser in hallway, Room for playpen when needed, high chairs, cots, babygates - free
Modern well-equipped bright kitchen with small breakfast bar
The Dan Yr Ogof Showcaves are not to be missed.  The Largest and most magnificent Caves in the UK
Put a Tin Hat on, go down in the original working miners lift and see the original coal mine shafts.
Penderyn Award winning Distillery, 15 minutes up the road.  Enjoy a Tour with tasters at the end!
This group of our Guests made it to the top of Pen Y fan with two babies!  No mean feat. Well Done!
Bike Park Wales is 15 Min's away, also central for other Cycling challenge tracks in South Wales
Outstanding Waterfalls - 15 mins away.  Walk for as long or short as you like - Spectacular! Picnic?
Cardiff Bay. Millenium Centre, Boat rides, restaurants, Techniquest, Dr. Who Exhibition, Cinemas etc
This beautiful little railway is loved by children and adults alike. Only 20 mins from '266'
Paintballing in Aberdare Country Park - 5 mins from 266  -  Views of mountains and lake - Awesome!
Horse riding, Mountain Walks, Centre, Lakes, waterfalls  in Aberdare Country Park - 5 mins from 266
Master Bedroom.  faces amazing, unrestricted  views of the mountain opposite.  Roomy and comfortable
2nd Bathroom, is quite large - plenty of room to spread out and enjoy a good hot shower.
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3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Aberdare, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Southern Wales, Wales
''266'' is Cosy and wood beamed. It has a Kingsize Master Bedroom and 2 rooms which can be Twin or Superkingsize, {Cot/highchair available if needed.} Bathroom PLUS a separate Shower Room. New, fully equipped kitchen, with a cosy living room with dining area, featuring a stone wall with a set in LOG-FIRE. Retaining the beautiful original feature black stone winding staircase to upstairs. Large private patio with a HOT-TUB, Cyprus Style Stone BARBEQUE and outside log fire. Large Gazebo over hot tub area so as to be able to enjoy the facilities all year round. Private, Large rubber/resin all/weather floored playground with 2 climbing frames, swings and 2 slides. Plus 2 smaller slides. Covered bicycle lock-up with bike-wash. Lock-up is also suitable for surfboard, beach equip etc. Totally Unlimited Free Wifi ~ Free Parking o... Read more
Listing #HL7455655
About the Owner
Diane A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
South Wales Homes has been renting private homes since 2000. 266 is our first Holiday Cottage venture. We have done our utmost to make this cottage a Haven for your enjoyment. We have been extremely privileged to have lived in this area most of our lives to enjoy the mountains and scenery and the many places to visit which are all close at hand. We live locally, will greet you personally and show you around, and will always be accessible. We react immediately to requests from guests. You will find laminated directions to local amenities and places to visit on arrival.
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Diane greeted me and showed me around. The cottage was clean and inviting and very well serviced. The hot tub is a huge selling point but there is much more to the cottage than just this. A full kitchen and very comfortable beds, plenty of...More

Thank Andrew L
Management response:Responded today

Thank you Andrew. We very much hope to welcome you and friends with you soon. Best wishes, Bill and Diane

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Diane and Bill made us very welcome to our new home, (for the week). The cottage cannot be faulted. The design of the accommodation is very well thought out and it is extremely practical & comfortable. It is set in a good location and there...More

Thank Christopher T
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Gosh Chris, what a beautiful review. Bill and I certainly really do hope that you'll all return soon., it was good to talk to Katie and reminisce on Cyprus. Not forgetting the lovely, gorgeous Hilary, who was coming back to her roots. Hilary it was...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

When we arrived Diane was there to greet us, she was very friendly and took lots of time showing us where things were. Not just in the house but in the local area too, walking us through the information folders. The property was very clean...More

Thank Nygie
Management response:Responded 10 June 2018

Thank you Nigel. So glad to hear yr improving... remember I recommended a try on the quad bikes next time... perhaps a bit safer... we really hope to welcome you all again very soon ... Our very Best Wishes for your full recovery, Diane and...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (7)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 AM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Long-term Renters Welcome Wheelchair inaccessible:- There are 2 steps up to the property, once inside it is flat and wheelchair could get around. However all bedrooms are...
    2 Full baths
    1 Half bath
    1 Queen
    5 Twins
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
₹ 8,483
£ 95
₹ 9,375
£ 105
₹ 47,770
£ 535
₹ 1,42,863
£ 1,600
6 Jul 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
3 nights
₹ 14,197
£ 159
₹ 15,090
£ 169
₹ 88,843
£ 995
1 Sep 2018 -
18 Sep 2018
Semi Peak
3 nights
₹ 11,518
£ 129
₹ 12,411
£ 139
₹ 70,985
£ 795
19 Sep 2018 -
18 Oct 2018
Off Peak
3 nights
₹ 9,822
£ 110
₹ 10,715
£ 120
₹ 62,413
£ 699
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Indian Rupees and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 8,929 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Situated in the Heart of the Valleys. Enjoy the local attractions and come home to relax in front of a cosy log fire, or soak in the Hot Tub with a glass of wine. You can also light the log fire, and enjoy the warmth while using the barbeque in the winter months., toast mallows or roast chestnuts. Near Bike Park Wales, We are only half hour from the Beacons, 38 mins from Swansea, Porthcawl, Barry, Penarth, Cardiff Bay/Marina, Ogmore, Llantwit Major Beaches, Dan yr Ogof Caves, Stunning Waterfalls.
20 mins from the Mountain Railway, and 15 to the Welsh Whisky Distillery visitor centre.
Less than 5 mins away is a New State of the Art Leisure Centre with lots of facilities including snooker, Swimming pool., with babies pool and diving pool
Getting around
The Dare Valley Country Park with Horse Riding and laser shooting, amazing trails and walks and stunning mountain views is easily accesable by car - 5 minutes. Aberdare Park is only a few minutes’ drive, with a large lake filled with wildfowl, massive children’s playground, bowling green, tennis and lots of walks. Make sure you take a picnic and plenty of bread to feed the ducks, swans and squirrels.
A large, established Snooker Club, convenience store, Italian, Indian Restaurant, Post Office, Doctor, Pharmacy etc, some only minutes walk.
Cities and seaside, The Bay all easily accessible by train and bus, which goes regularly from outside the property
There is plenty of public transport., although a car is always more convenient.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Cardiff Airport : 48.0 km
Railway: Aberdare : 1.8 km
Although a car is always more convenient, there is plenty of public transport. A bus stop outside, the nearest town 4 minutes away, with a train station. Both bus and train travel to the major cities. We can also arrange Car hire locally, and meet you off the train or bus service.
Parking is directly outside the property, there is always plenty of spaces, we also have a 7 bike lock-up within our boundary which is covered and padlocked for safety.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 48.0 km.
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