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Yr Hen Dy Coets

Machynlleth - Mid Wales and Brecon Beacons

This holiday cottage in Mid Wales offers a wonderful retreat for 2. Located in beautiful countryside between the market towns of Machynlleth and Dolgellau.
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi internet
40911
£334 - £549 per week *

Description

This comfortable one bedroom holiday cottage in Mid Wales is located in the heart of the Dyfi Valley, central to the market towns of Machynlleth, the Ancient Capital of Wales (9 miles) and Dolgellau (13 miles). Recently refurbished, this cottage offers a lovely base for a relaxing break in beautiful countryside. Wonderful garden and the additional option of getting your evening meals made for you if you prefer. Just 2.5 miles from Snowdonia National Park with lovely walks, a variety of attractions and some fine country pubs and restaurants nearby.

Ground Floor

A large, open-plan living room which comprises of a lounge, kitchen and dining area. The bright, well-equipped kitchen includes an oven, microwave and washing machine. A breakfast bar with high-backed chairs looks through to the grounds of Dolcorsllwyn Hall to the Dyfi River beyond. For your convenience, there are electric sockets with USB ports for your Ipads, phones etc.

The lounge has a comfortable two seater settee and arm chair, electric fire stove, TV with full Sky Package, and a DVD player. Extensive collection of DVDs for guests to borrow and a range of books and games are provided.

Upstairs

The spacious bedroom can be made up as super-king or twin and looks onto the pretty cottage garden with views up the valley.

Adjacent to the bedroom is a large shower room with a generous walk in shower and heated towel rail.

Garden

Guests are free to make use of the garden where there are a number of seating areas some of which overlook the river. Access to the river, where, if you are lucky you can spot dippers, kingfishers and maybe an otter. Fruit and vegetables also grow in the garden and guests are welcome to use some of these.

Additional Information

  • Heating and electricity included
  • All towels, cotton bed-linen and tea towels provided
  • Your welcome pack includes tea, coffee, hot chocolate, milk, eggs from our friendly hens, homemade jam and cake
  • Travel cot and high chair provided
  • Free wi-fi. (Please note that this is not high speed internet and it is dependent on the service provided by BT)
  • Evening meals can be provide in the main house by prior arrangement
  • Large barn on site where bicycles, fishing gear and outdoor activity equipment can be stored safely
  • There is a strict no-smoking policy and no pets
  • There is a hairdryer, iron, ironing board and clothes-airer
  • Kitchen roll, cling film and foil provided
  • Transport and luggage transfer can be arranged.
  • This property has a £150 good housekeeping refundable bond, which is payable to Best of Wales along with the balance of your holiday. Alternatively, you can waiver this bond by paying a non-refundable fee of £5 per person instead.

Features

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi internet
  • Saturday changeover
  • 15 Miles from a beach
  • 1 Mile from a pub
  • 9 Miles from a shop
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • No freezer
  • No smoking
  • Towels provided
  • No tumble dryer
  • No washing machine
  • Highchair available
  • No stairgate available
  • Travel cot available

Prices

Date Range 7 night price *
28 Oct 17 - 23 Dec 17 £334
23 Dec 17 - 6 Jan 18 £549
6 Jan 18 - 10 Feb 18 £334
10 Feb 18 - 24 Feb 18 £355
24 Feb 18 - 24 Mar 18 £334
24 Mar 18 - 14 Apr 18 £475
14 Apr 18 - 5 May 18 £371
5 May 18 - 12 May 18 £413
12 May 18 - 26 May 18 £371
26 May 18 - 2 Jun 18 £549
2 Jun 18 - 21 Jul 18 £475
21 Jul 18 - 1 Sep 18 £549
1 Sep 18 - 29 Sep 18 £475
29 Sep 18 - 20 Oct 18 £371
20 Oct 18 - 3 Nov 18 £475
3 Nov 18 - 22 Dec 18 £334
22 Dec 18 - 6 Jan 19 £549

* Please note: guide prices are based on the current year's prices and do not include optional items such as pet fees.

Reviews

Friendly, comfortable, arranged and decorated with great care and taste.Owen from Derbyshire - 3rd September 2017
The hosts were very welcoming. The cottage was beautifully appointed and had everything we needed.
Recommends: The Centre for Alternative Technology.Kaye from London - 11th June 2017
Peaceful, pleasant, charming and relaxing.
Recommends:
Local pubs, walking in the mountains, a visit to Castell y Bere.Couple from Waverton - 3rd May 2017
Stunning cottage. Great hosts. Gorgeous country side. Very relaxing. Lots to do in the area.
Teip: Plenty of walks in the area. Possibility to hire bikes if you wanted to cycle but didn't manage to bring your bike.Sandro from Cambridge - 6th August 2016
The house and garden nestling between the hills was delightful. The owners were great and felt more like personal friends. We plan to return.
Recommedations: Aberdyfi and "Y Bwtri Blasus" for lunch. Machynlleth and "Siop Alys" for lunch.Dewi from Cardiff - 25th June 2016

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