2 Tan-yr-Eglwys holiday cottage in South Wales is only a short drive from the beautiful beaches of the Gower and the breathtaking scenery of the Brecon Beacons. This self catering Swansea Valley cottage is one of a pair of luxury, semi detached farm cottages set in a small peaceful and picturesque hamlet with a 13th Century Church. Superb countryside views and ideally suited to walkers (footpaths from the doorstep) mountain bikers, groups of friends or families.
The owners nearby farmland allows a secluded picnic, BBQ or small bonfire in Autumn / Winter. Children are welcome to help feed the horses and chickens and collect fresh eggs. For children, the land around this holiday cottage in South Wales countryside allows many simple pleasures including country strolls, paddling in shallow streams, meandering through puddles, kite flying (and Red Kite watching) and watching the farm animals play.
Large living room with a television with Freeview and a DVD player.
Dining and seating area.
Fully fitted kitchen with a dishwasher, microwave, fridge freezer, electric oven and hobs.
A single bedroom that can also be used as a second TV lounge or a teenager's retreat.
Utility room with a washer / dryer, a second sink and hanging space for outdoor clothes and boots etc.
Main bathroom with a bath and separate spacious shower
Master bedroom with a king size bed.
Single bedroom which also contains an additional 2ft 6" pull out bed which is suitable for a child or young teenager.
Patio and barbecue area with garden furniture.
These two self catering Swansea Valley cottages may be booked together. Please ask us for our combined discount when you book both 2 Tan-yr-Eglwys and 1 Tan-yr-Eglwys.
Bed linen, hand and bath towels included
Central heating and electric included
Travel cot and high chair available plus toys, children's books and games. Please bring your own cot linen.
There is secure bike storage and washing facilities
No pets allowed
Abundance of Tourist Information leaflets and owners happy to assist with advice on local attractions to suit.
Speciality short breaks available at this self catering Swansea Valley cottage, including Welsh language courses, crafts and other activities. The cottage owner has many years of experience in undertaking art and crafts with adults and children. Speciality Short Breaks tend to be run in low season. Please enquire for more information.
The owner can arrange a visit to Penderyn whisky distilery on request, which includes a tour and a Connoisseurs Master-class. *This usually needs to be booked at least 2 months in advance (£50 per person).
Theatre Breaks: within 10 - 25 mins drive, there are 6 theatres, all of which present international performances (as well as smaller scale productions, sometimes with a local flavour).
Renovated in 2008 this cosy holiday cottage in South Wales is well equipped with all that is expected of a modern home whilst still retaining many historical references, several of a local nature helping to provide a true sense of the cottage's history.
Information for Disabled and Less Abled People.
- The ground floor of the property includes kitchen, living room, bedroom and bathroom. Additional bedrooms are on the first floor
- There is easy parking and the surface is gravel and then slabbed
- There is one step into the property of approx 5.5mm but no ramp.
- The main door is 740mm wide but remaining doors and corridors are a minimum of 750mm
- The patio and outdoor seating area is accessible on flat ground, but the grassed lawn area has a kerb height step up.
- Light switches and power points are at an accessible level
- There is a 1200mm turning circle in the bedroom and bathroom and a wheelchair can fit both sides of the bed.
- The bed is a day-bed type and offers access from both sides
- A wheelchair can fit under the dining table
- There is space under the bed for a suitcase
- The shower cubicle has a 15mm step up
- Taps are levered
- Assistance dogs are welcome
- Sleeps 5
- 3 Bedrooms
- 1 Double bed
- 2 Single beds
- 1 Sofa bed
- 1 Bathroom
- Sorry, no pets allowed
- WiFi internet
- Open fire or woodburner
- Friday changeover
- 1.25 Miles from a pub
- 0.75 Mile from a shop
- Ground floor bath/shower room
- Ground floor bedroom
- Private parking
- Bed linen provided
- No smoking
- Towels provided
- No tumble dryer
- Washing machine
- Highchair available
- Travel cot available
Homely, excellent that cleaning materials were provided. Friendly, helpful owner.Ms Stevens - 28th July 2015
An attractive and good location to explore a variety of different parts of the Welsh countryside.Mrs Vernau - 16th April 2015
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Superbly located in tranquil countryside in the village of Cilybebyll, yet only 15 mins from the M4, and with a shop 3/4 of a mile away and country pubs serving food and further shops including supermarket all with 3 miles. Pontardawe has a variety of food outlets and takeaways, banks, and an Arts Centre. This holiday cottage in South Wales is just 9 miles from Swansea city's Liberty Stadium (Home to the Ospreys and Swansea City Football Club) making it a superb base for travelling supporters and for all stadium music and events.
The Wales Rally GB also regularly passes through this area. There are many all weather attraction in the area including the Swimming Centre in Swansea with its 50 meter pool and slides and water rides, Dynamic Rock indoor climbing centre, Mega Bowl and the Waterfront Museum.
There is plenty to do and see in this part of the world. This self catering Swansea Valley cottage is only a short drive from the beautiful beaches of the Gower and the breathtaking scenery of the Brecon Beacons National Park. The wonderful and varied landscape of the Gower Peninsula (Welsh: Penrhyn Gwyr) was the first place in Britain to be designated as an 'Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty' (AONB) by the Countryside Agency on behalf of the UK government, and is one of only five within Wales. 2006 saw the Gower Peninsula celebrating its 50th year as an AONB, an accolade that has truly stood the test of time.
Public footpath running yards from the front door of the cottage, leading to stunning walks over forestry commission land and waterfalls. 0 miles.
Swansea Watersports provide a full range of water sports activities and training for all ages and all levels of experience. 12 miles
Pontardawe Golf Club, a unique location for playing golf. At just over 6101 yards and par 70. 3 miles.
Mountain Biking - Afan Forest Park is the fastest growing mountain bike area in Britain 4 superb flowing trails and more all weather single-track than any other MBWales centre 11 Miles
Cycle Tracks, NCN Route towards the Brecon Beacons or Southwards towards Swansea 4 miles.
Afon Tawe, a cracking little river holding Salmon, Sea Trout and Brown Trout. Contact Tawe and Tributaries Angling Association for day tickets. 1 mile
Superb shore, estuary and beach fishing and charter boats available from Swansea Marina. 9 miles.
Cimla Equestrian Centre - Riding lessons horse and pony trekking and riding holidays for all ages and abilities. 8 miles