Cartws y Parc
This Mid Wales holiday cottage is located on a small and select, family run caravan park and is surrounded by farmland. The park itself is enclosed by mature trees and looks out at the towering Moel Bentyrch and its nestling valleys. Facilities on site include a laundrette, telephone, fishing lake and a newly developed play area and games room. Football, bowling, swings, darts, pool and table tennis can all be played here as part of your family holidays in Wales.
The local pub is located 1 mile away in the little village of Pontrobert and you can also join two popular walks here - Ann Griffiths Walk and Glyndwr's Way (National Trail). The Tan House Inn is also 3 miles away and Meifod (5 miles) has a pub, rugby club and shop.
Llanfair Caereinion (6 miles) has all the necessary amenities including shops, pubs, banks and even a steam train. The busy market town of Welshpool (11 miles) offers many attractions including castles and a canal to take you back to a bygone era.
Take the short drive to the stunning lake Vyrnwy, where you can try your hand at watersports and cycling or enjoy a leisurely walk and good lunch. Golf and fishing are popular in this part of Wales, too, with plenty of golf courses and a coarse fishing lake.
If you’re after castles and culture, Mid Wales has both in spades. Nearby Dolforwyn Castle, for example, was the last castle to be built by Llewelwyn (the Last Prince of Wales), between 1273 and 1277. Powis Castle, which started life as a medieval fortress, is a must, especially for its beautiful gardens and collection of paintings, sculpture, furniture and tapestries.
Portmeirion and the Mountains of Snowdonia offer great days out whilst pony trekking and quad trekking are available locally. Other popular attractions include Llanrhaeadr Waterfall (the tallest in the UK), the Centre for Alternative Technology and King Arthur's Labyrinth.
Ann Griffiths Walk - 7 mile route following the river Vrynwy. Full of contrasting Powys landscapes, incuding views of the Berwyn mountains. 0.5 miles from cottage.
Glyndwr's Way is a long distance footpath in Mid Wales that was granted National Trail status in the year 2000. Join 0.5 miles from cottage.
Severn Way – Gentle 12 mile route along the Montgomery Canal towpath from Welshpool (11 miles) to Newtown.
Offa’s Dyke Path – National Trail (177 miles in total) following the Welsh/English border. Nearest section starts at Buttington Bridge, 13 miles away.
Fishing lake on site stocked with carp, roach, rudd and tench.
River Banwy – Llanfair Caereinion. ½ a mile of fishing down stream from town bridge. 6 miles
Lake Vyrnwy – Wild brown, stocked brown and rainbow trout. 10 miles
Find out more about Fishing in the Welshpool area
Welshpool Golf Club – 18 hole golf course. 8.5 miles
Lake Vyrnwy – 11 mile circuit around the scenic Lake Vyrnwy. Suitable for the whole family. 10 miles
Lake Vyrnwy – Canoeing, kayaking, sailing and windsurfing - suitable for the whole family. 10 miles
Lletty Mawr Trekking Centre – Llangadfan. Call 01938 820646 for info. 11 miles.
Cartws y Parc is a beautifully renovated Mid Wales holiday cottage surrounded by rolling green hills. This country retreat also includes a small and select, family run caravan park and as guests of the luxury cottage you are welcome to take advantage of the range of other facilities on site. This includes a children’s play area, a large games room and a fishing lake. Great walks nearby including Glyndwr's Way National Trail. Ideal for walking and fishing holidays, pet friendly breaks or family holidays in Wales.
Large, open plan kitchen/dining/living area. The fully fitted kitchen includes ample dishes, plates, glassware, saucepans and cooking utensils. It is also equipped with an electric fan oven and ceramic hob with extractor, dishwasher, microwave, fridge and freezer.
Dining table with seating for 6 and a separate breakfast bar.
The cosy lounge includes a fireplace, widescreen TV/DVD, mini Hi-fi and a leather sofa and double sofa-bed (linen supplied).
There is also a separate wet room downstairs which includes a shower, basin, WC and heated towel rail.
2 spacious double bedrooms. (1 room could sleep 3 on request of single bed if required)
Both bedrooms are furnished and decorated beautifully and also include a flat screen TV/DVD player, hair dryer and mirror.
Upstairs washroom includes WC, basin and a heated towel rail.
Small patio area with table and chairs. BBQ facilities and outside light.
Children’s play area and games room on site - perfect for family holidays in Wales.
The park itself is enclosed by mature trees and looks out at the towering Moel Bentyrch and its nestling valleys.
Additional InformationWelcome pack on arrival including hot drink, milk, cakes, free range eggs and fresh bread.
The following are all provided at the cottage for your stay… Kitchen: washing up liquid and dishwasher tablets. Bathroom: toilet roll. General cleaning products: soap , spray, dusters and vacuum cleaner, etc."
Heating and Electricity included
Bed linen, hand and bath towels included
Cot, highchair and Stairgate provided on request
This Mid Wales holiday cottage offers pet friendly breaks - max 1 pet
Washing machine & drier on site (pay per use)
Telephone available on site.
WiFi available in the cottage.
Fishing Lake with islands, wild ducks and geese lies two fields away, offering absolute peace and quiet. The lake is stocked with carp, roach, rudd and tench. *Fishing is free to guests but you will need to bring your own equipment (some equipment available).
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