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Y Llwyn

Machynlleth - Mid Wales and Brecon Beacons

This beautiful Machynlleth accommodation offers a peaceful countryside retreat for up to 6 guests. Detached cottage, lovely views, close to mountains and coast.
  • Sleeps 6
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi internet
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£313 - £653 per week *

Description

If you’re looking for a peaceful, quiet and totally relaxing break, this beautiful Machynlleth accommodation is exactly what you need. Set within its own enclosed garden it enjoys lovely countryside views and a great location close to mountains and coast. With two log burners, this spacious cottage is also extremely cosy – perfect after a long day of walking or cycling. Various attractions nearby.

Ground Floor

Farmhouse kitchen with original slate floor and modern oak kitchen units. Electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge-freezer and dishwasher included.

Spacious, beamed dining room with table seating for 6 and lovely countryside views. Original slate floor and logburner for those colder nights. Large comfy settee and TV with Freeview.

A modern, warm and inviting lounge with wool carpet, a comfortable settee, logburner, TV with Freeview and DVD player. Light and airy room with windows to both front and back – perfect for complete relaxation.

Lockable utility with washing facilities, washing machine and tumble drier. Ideal for storing and washing bicycles.

Upstairs

Front double bedroom 1 - A large double bedroom with a deep comfy mattress and warm Welsh Tapestry Quilt. Laura Ashley furnishings with matching pine wardrobe, chest of drawers and bedside cabinets.

Front double bedroom 2 - Also offering a deep comfy mattress, warm Welsh Tapestry Quilt and Laura Ashley furnishings. Antique wardrobe, dressing table and bedside cabinets. The original slate fireplace adds to the character of the room.

Single bedroom 1 - Spacious bedroom with a single bed, deep mattress and warm Welsh Blanket. Tastefully furnished with matching pine wardrobe and chest of drawers.

Single bedroom 2 - Spacious single bedroom with a deep mattress and warm Welsh Blanket. Pine furniture, similar to bedroom 1.

Family Bathroom with a white bathroom suite. Shower over bath and lovely countryside views.

Garden

This detached Machynlleth accommodation is set within its own enclosed garden. There’s a lawn area and flower beds at the front of the house with seating on the patio - the ideal setting to enjoy the lovely views of Cader Idris and the surrounding farmland.

Large enclosed yard at the rear of the house with parking space.

Additional Information

  • Bed linen, hand and bath towels included
  • Heating and electricity included
  • Starter pile of logs provided for free. Additional logs can be purchased from the owner.
  • Wifi available
  • Cot available on request (please bring your own cot linen)
  • Tea towels, dishwasher tablets, washing up liquid, foil and toilet rolls are also provided.
  • No pets or smoking allowed inside this Machynlleth accommodation
  • Plenty of parking spaces
  • 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 6
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi internet
  • Friday changeover
  • 16 Miles from a beach
  • 4 Miles from a pub
  • 4 Miles from a shop
  • On a working farm
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • No smoking
  • Towels provided
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine
  • No highchair available
  • No stairgate available
  • Travel cot available

Prices

Date Range 7 night price * 3 night price *
28 Oct 17 - 23 Dec 17 £313 £235
23 Dec 17 - 6 Jan 18 £491 £368
6 Jan 18 - 10 Feb 18 £334 £251
10 Feb 18 - 24 Feb 18 £355 £266
24 Feb 18 - 24 Mar 18 £334 £251
24 Mar 18 - 14 Apr 18 £454 £341
14 Apr 18 - 5 May 18 £376 £282
5 May 18 - 12 May 18 £434 £326
12 May 18 - 26 May 18 £387 £290
26 May 18 - 2 Jun 18 £502 £377
2 Jun 18 - 23 Jun 18 £413 £310
23 Jun 18 - 21 Jul 18 £444 £333
21 Jul 18 - 1 Sep 18 £653 £490
1 Sep 18 - 22 Sep 18 £444 £333
22 Sep 18 - 20 Oct 18 £355 £266
20 Oct 18 - 3 Nov 18 £449 £337
3 Nov 18 - 22 Dec 18 £334 £251
22 Dec 18 - 6 Jan 19 £522 £392

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

Reviews

It was very smooth. Everything was clean and modern. The location looked fantastic and was just a short drive to Machynlleth Town Centre.
Recommendations: The Comedy Festival is my favourite place in the world but having holidayed there before, Aberdyfi and the Centre For Alternative Technolgy are both great.Guests from London - 2nd May 2017
Excellent. Lovely tranquil location. Excellent cottage facilities. Very comfortable beds. Very clean everywhere.Chris from Leeds - 25th April 2017
We visited Machynlleth to go to the comedy festival. The property was fantastic, we felt very at home and had everything we needed.Group of friends from Cardiff - 2nd May 2016
We spent a weekend in mid Wales, and Y Llwyn was the perfect base for us to explore the area from! It was very clean and Eryl, the owner, was very helpful and made it very easy. Don't miss dinner at the fabulous Ynyshir Hall - incredible!Friends from Pontypool - 19th April 2016
Stunning location and cottage
We would really like to return to stay at the cottage again, soon. Make sure you take walking boots and to see the countryside you definately need a car.Eva and Family - 30th December 2015

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Local Area

A detached farmhouse set amidst the beautiful countryside of Mid-Wales. Peaceful and quiet it enjoys some amazing local views of Cader Idris and the majestic mountains of Snowdonia. This Machynlleth accommodation is just 4 miles from the town itself – a beautiful market town which is also the Ancient Capital of Wales. You also have a footpath and a cycle route from the doorstep so you could just forget about the car if you wish.

Machynlleth itself offers lovely little cafes, plenty of unique shops, two supermarkets and a number of good restaurants if you prefer to eat out. Some of the recommended restaurants include Number 21 and Wynnstay in Machynlleth, Black Lion in Derwenlas (6 miles) and Glanyrafon in Pennal (8 miles). You will also find all the amenities you need in Machynlleth including banks, garages and a number of takeaways and pubs (including the Wynnstay and White Lion).

Some of the main attractions from this Machynlleth accommodation include the sandy beaches at Aberdyfi and Ynys Las (both 14 miles at opposite ends of the estuary), Talyllyn Railway and the RSPB Reserve and Ospreys Project at Ynyshir. You also have the glorious mountains of Snowdonia to explore and attractions such as the Centre for Alternative Technology, King Arthur's Labyrinth and Corris Mines.

Walking

  • Lovely local footpath that can be accessed from the cottage. 0 miles
  • Glyndwr's Way - a long distance footpath in Mid Wales that was granted National Trail status in the year 2000. Join the path in Forge, 3 miles.
  • Dyfi Valley Way follows the River Dyfi from the estuary in Aberdyfi to the source at the summit of Aran Fawddwy and back down along the south side of the river via Machynlleth and down to Borth. Join the path in Machynlleth, 4 miles.
  • Cadair Idris (mountain) – 3 main routes starting from Minffordd (14 miles), Abergynolwyn (17 miles) and Dolgellau (22 miles).
Cycling Fishing
  • River Dyfi offers excellent fishing and is famous for its brown trout, salmon and sea trout. 4 miles
Golf Beaches
  • Aberdyfi – Long sandy beach on the northern side of the Dyfi Estuary. Lovely seaside resort with plenty of cafes, shops and restaurants. 16 miles
  • Ynyslas – Lovely beach on the southern side of the Dyfi Estuary, backed by Sand Dunes. Cafe and parking on the beach. 19 miles
Watersports
  • Clywedog Sailing Club - 6 mile lake, open to all types of non powered watercraft from canoes and sailboards to dinghies, cruisers and keelboats. 9 miles.
  • Watersports in Aberdyfi includes sailing, sail boarding, rowing, canoeing, fishing and boat trips. 16 miles