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Y Ddinas

Aberystwyth - West Wales

This self catering Aberystwyth cottage for 4 offers beautiful countryside views and a wide range of attractions on its doorstep. Enjoy the best of Wales here.
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Accepts 1 pet
  • WiFi internet
56927
£345 - £742 per week *

Description

This self catering Aberystwyth cottage is set above the Ystwyth Valley in beautiful Ceredigion countryside. It is brilliantly located to make the most of everything that this popular West Wales region has to offer. The picturesque seaside town of Aberystwyth with its range of amenities is just four miles away and you will be spoilt for choice with the number of attractions on your doorstep. This includes a range of family attractions, Nant yr Arian mountain biking centre, Devil’s Bridge with its narrow gauge railway and waterfalls, the beaches at Borth and Ynys Las and numerous scenic walks.

Ground Floor

Fully equipped, welcoming kitchen/diner includes a microwave, dishwasher, electric oven and hob, freezer, fridge and TV.

Comfortable lounge with amazing countryside views through large patio doors. Electric fire, freeeview TV and DVD player plus hi-fi. There is also a sofa bed in the living room.

Large double bedroom with a wardrobe, dressing table, bedside cabinets and countryside views.

Twin bedroom with a wardrobe, dressing table, bedside cabinets and a beautiful view of the countryside.

Family bathroom includes a bath with overhead shower, wash basin, wc and heated towel rail.

Garden

This self catering Aberystwyth cottage has its own furnished patio looking out to spectacular views of Ceredigion.

There is also a lawned, shared play area for the children with swings and a slide.

Additional Information

For larger groups or families, there is also another luxury holiday cottage on site that also sleeps 4 people.


Bed linen, hand and bath towels included.

Heating and electricity included.

Wifi provided

Cot and highchair available on request. Please bring your own bedding for the cot.

1 pet welcome, possibly 2 on request.

There is ample off road parking.

Shared laundry room on site with 24 hour access

You can expect a friendly Welsh atmosphere and a warm welcome with the owners on site.

Short breaks are available at this self catering Aberystwyth cottage throughout the year apart from the summer holidays.

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.

Information for Disabled and Less Abled People

  • All of the property is suitable for disabled people with all rooms on ground floor. This includes kitchen, bedroom, bathroom and living area. Neither are there any height restrictions.
  • Easy access access for a wheelchair, all doors are a minimum of 750mm and the main door is 860mm wide
  • Easy parking and the flat walking surface into the property, is tarmac.
  • There are no steps into the property and the garden can be accessed in a wheelchair.
  • There is an extra light in the kitchen and a speaking clock for people with visual impairment. This is available by arrangement, just let us know when you book
  • There are grab rails in the bathroom
  • There is room for a wheelchair to fit under the dining table, room under the bed for a suitcase and a hoist
  • The light switches and door handles are positioned to offer easy access.
  • Incontinence pads and hyperdermic needles can be safely disposed of
  • Assistance dogs are welcome.

Available on request :-

  • Higher seat for the toilet and a commode are available.
  • Seat for the bath
  • There is also a local care company that is available for support and extra mobility equipment can be hired locally.

Features

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Accepts 1 pet
  • WiFi internet
  • Saturday changeover
  • 4 Miles from a beach
  • 4 Miles from a pub
  • 4 Miles from a shop
  • Ground floor bath/shower room
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • No smoking
  • Towels provided
  • No tumble dryer
  • No washing machine
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • No stairgate available
  • No travel cot available

Prices

Date Range 7 night price * 3 night price *
28 Oct 17 - 23 Dec 17 £345 £259
23 Dec 17 - 6 Jan 18 £742 £557
6 Jan 18 - 10 Feb 18 £345 £259
10 Feb 18 - 24 Feb 18 £470 £353
24 Feb 18 - 24 Mar 18 £345 £259
24 Mar 18 - 14 Apr 18 £470 £353
14 Apr 18 - 5 May 18 £387 £290
5 May 18 - 26 May 18 £460 £345
26 May 18 - 2 Jun 18 £554 £416
2 Jun 18 - 23 Jun 18 £460 £345
23 Jun 18 - 21 Jul 18 £554 £416
21 Jul 18 - 1 Sep 18 £742 £557
1 Sep 18 - 15 Sep 18 £449 £337
15 Sep 18 - 22 Sep 18 £387 £290
22 Sep 18 - 20 Oct 18 £345 £259
20 Oct 18 - 3 Nov 18 £470 £353
3 Nov 18 - 22 Dec 18 £345 £259
22 Dec 18 - 6 Jan 19 £742 £557

* 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 lovely a perfect base. Comfortable and clean with everything we needed provided.
Recommendations: The usual, New Quay to see the dolphins, brave the walk at Devils Bridge, it's so worth it.Michelle from Lincolnshire - 4th June 2017
Very warm and comfortable, well presented. Beds comfortable, countryside wonderful. Even the weather was mostly good. Owner very welcoming. The welcome pack was lovely and we felt at home.
Tips: Go to watch the Kites being fed, amazing sight. Aberaeron is a pretty town as is New Quay.Family from Worcestershire - 17th June 2016
Just a quick visit to collect our son from uni. Aberystwyth has everything you need but we visited Clarach for the first time and really liked it.Jo from Stourbridge - 29th May 2016
Fantastic property and a lovely host who made us feel very welcome. Stay for 2 weeks you need it, there is so much to see and do.Family from Essex - 3rd April 2016
Well equipped and beautiful location. Good for touring local area. Very quiet and with Red Kites. Visit the Rheidol Valley Railway and falls at Devil's Bridge plus the Slate quarry just beyond CorrisFamily from Ipswich - 30th June 2015

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Local Area

Y Ddinas self catering Aberystwyth cottage is one of three recently converted, stone built cottages set in a spectacular countryside location with wonderful panoramic views. There is a local pub and village shops within 2 miles whilst Aberystwyth (4 miles) offers a wide range of restaurants, cafes, pubs, shops and supermarkets.

The cottage offers a great base for exploring Mid and West Wales, a trip to the seaside or for visiting the university and the National Library of Wales. Sea and coarse fishing are available locally whilst surfing is popular along the coast. Enjoy a round of golf at Llanrhystud, Aberystwyth or Borth, some pony trekking at Rheidol riding centre or a visit to Fantasy Farm at Llanrhystud (8.5 miles). The area also offers excellent walks with an abundance of wildlife including coastal birds and red kites.

Nant yr Arain Visitor Centre, one of the premier Mountain Biking centres in Wales, is just a 15 mile drive, where you can also watch the red kites being fed. Venture on a deep underground tour of The Silver and Lead Mines at Llywernog (14.5 miles) or sit back and enjoy a scenic journey on the famous steam train through the Vale of Rheidol from Aberystwyth to Devil’s Bridge.

Beaches

Sheltered sand and shingle beach at the popular seaside town of Aberystwyth. During the height of summer donkeys, a bouncy castle and 'tea cup' rides along the prom ensure that there is plenty of entertainment for children. 4 miles.

Three-mile stretch of sandy beach from Borth to Ynys Las. 13 miles.

Walking

Ystwyth Trail - a 21 mile walking / cycling trail from Aberystwyth to Tregaron via Llanfarian. Join the path 0.5 miles from the cottage.

Ceredigion Coast Path follows the varied coastline of Cardigan Bay. Join the path at Aberystwyth - 4 miles.

‘Follow the Mynach’: 6.5 miles following the river from its source to Devil’s Bridge, where it creates the famous waterfalls. 14.5 miles from cottage

Nant yr Arian Visitor Centre - 3 scenic walks. 15 miles

The Hafod Estate (owned by the Forestry Commission) offers 5 way-marked walks, of varying length and difficulty, enabling visitors to explore the famous Hafod landscape. 18.5 miles

Cycling

Ystwyth Trail – see above under walking. 0.5 miles from the cottage.

Rheidol Cycle Trail – This 17 mile trail leads you from Devil’s Bridge, through the Rheidol Valley down to the harbour in Aberystwyth, mainly along quiet back roads and dedicated cycle routes. 14.5 miles

Nant yr Arian Mountain Biking Centre - one of the premier Mountain Biking centres in Wales. Featuring the Continental Tyres Syfydrin Trail, one of the most scenic wilderness trails in the UK. 15 miles from cottage.

Fishing

Sea fishing at Aberystwyth – home to some of the most varied ground imaginable with a species resident list only equalled by the prolific waters off Devon and Cornwall. 4 miles

Nant-y-Moch & Dinas reservoirs, near Ponterwyd - both stocked with varieties of trout. Permits for fishing can be bought from the Rheidol Filling Station in Ponterwyd. 15 miles

Golf

Aberystwyth Golf Club – 18 hole golf course. 4 miles

Horse Riding

Rheidol Riding Centre has full-size floodlit indoor and full-size floodlit outdoor riding arenas, a showjumping and cross-country course, and fantastic trekking around the Rheidol Valley. 9 miles