Yr Hufenfa is one of a pair of beautiful, adjoining West Wales holiday accommodation surrounded by 35 acres of stunning lush green rolling farmland with 6 acres of traditional woodland, stream and riverbank. They offer ideal cottage holidays for outdoor enthusiasts and for anyone who just wants to get away from the hustle and bustle and relax in tranquil Welsh countryside. A great location for cycling, walking, fishing and visitor attractions at Cardigan Bay only a short drive away.
Yr Hufenfa retains many original features of its traditional stone and slate construction. The farm was built into the south-facing hillside above the Clettwr River and the gardens today are terraced to provide superb scenic views over the valley.
This West Wales holiday accommodation has an open plan lounge, dining area and a modern kitchen fully equipped for self-catering with fridge-freezer, cooker, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine and dryer.
The lounge is comfortably furnished and includes Freesat TV and audio-visual system. Internet access is available for guests via the Wi-Fi network. Under-floor heating on the ground floor.
Bedroom 1 - double bed with en suite shower room, toilet & basin.
Bedroom 2 - 2 single beds.
Bathroom with shower over bath, toilet & basin
Both bedrooms have south-facing dormer windows overlooking the Clettwr valley. The rooms are tastefully decorated throughout to a high standard.
The cottage has a stable door access to patio, deck and terraced garden with chair swing, patio furniture and barbecue.
Bed linen, hand and bath towels included.
Electricity and heating included.
Travel cot and high chair available.
The following are all provided at the cottage for your stay… Kitchen: washing up liquid and dishwasher tablets Bathroom: toilet roll. General cleaning products: vacuum cleaner, cleaning liquid .
For the benefit of all guests, a ‘no-smoking indoors’ and no pets policy has been adopted.
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.
Yr Hufenfa can also be booked together with Y Llaethdy. For larger parties, the downstairs halls can be opened up as adjoining lounges. Please contact us for more information on booking both.
- Sleeps 4
- 2 Bedrooms
- 1 Double bed
- 2 Single beds
- 2 Bathrooms
- Sorry, no pets allowed
- WiFi internet
- Friday changeover
- 16 Miles from a beach
- 2.5 Miles from a pub
- 1 Mile from a shop
- Private parking
- Bed linen provided
- No smoking
- Towels provided
- Tumble dryer
- Washing machine
- Highchair available
- Travel cot available
We have had a lovely stay at the cottage, the beds were very comfortable. We have enjoyed playing badminton in the garden. We can highly recommend the sunset dolphin trip to New Quay. The children particularly enjoyed body boarding at Llangranog beach. We also visited Fishguard to hear some jazz at the festival and then see the carnival. It has been a lovely holiday.The Hutchings family from Kettering - 22nd August 2017
Thank you Frances for a fantastic short break. Don’t want to go home. The cottage is immaculate and has everything we could possibly need. We love the stable door in the bedroom giving access to the decking and lawned area. BBQ and swing chair – lovely touch! The fishing trip you recommended with EAC Fishing in New Quay was amazing. Both the mackerel & the shark fishing. Strongly recommend visitors to go on the trips. We will be back very soon. p.s. never slept so well. John from Derbyshire - 29th May 2017
We had a great holiday and we enjoyed it a lot. Very well maintained and managed, Frances, and thank you for everything. My parents from India came here for the first time and they just loved it. Definitely see you in summer. Kids-friendly home. Love, Kripa & Amar Kripa & Amar from Sutton Coldfield - 26th December 2016
Very clean, spacious & cosy cottage with lovely garden & beautiful views. The community shop and Mill is a short walk, left out of cottage. Nice trail walk from Paddlers Club, over bridge to left, passing shire horses and straight to swimming baths. Days out to Fishguard (1 hour), New Quay – lovely! (30 mins), Poppit Sands (30 mins) and great city day in Swansea (70 mins). Nice restaurant in Mumbles overlooking seafront, great marina, Maritime Museum and Waterpark LC2. No signal for mobile so we used WhatsApp and WiFi here until midnight. Water pressure for showers brilliant - better than at home! Had BBQ in garden and Frances has all equipment in shed. We were recommend a boat trip from New Quay, the 6pm trip – we saw many dolphins up close. Loved it..the wildlife, trails and especially the lovely people we met.Kim and family from Chester - 22nd August 2016
Wonderful stay, thank you! Underfloor heating heavenly after a trip to the cold & windy beach! Recommendations: Aberaeron Harbour Master for food/coffee and Newcastle Emlyn for nice shops. Visit Caws Cenarth cheeses if you have kids or if you love good cheese! We’ll be back in summer.Clara & Stuart, Malvern - 31st December 2015
What an excellent stay! Well equipped cottage meeting all our needs plus more! Didn’t want to leave. Lovely area! Lovely people! Lovely hosts! Many places to explore and see for free. Kids loved the garden & cottage. Many thanks.
From Safiyah (13): Lovely warm and clean cottage. Very spacious. I especially loved the garden swing and the cosy beds. Recommend Llangrannog and Penbryn beaches. Hope to come again soon. Thank you very much, Frances!Abu Lubaynah, Birmingham - 24th August 2015
Our second stay here at Dairy Cottages and it was just as successful as our first. The cottage and garden provided an environment where our children felt safe and happy, and where us grownups could relax, unwind and enjoy quality family time. We are particular fans of Penbryn beach – lovely sand, not too busy and a safe sea for the children and grownups to enjoy!Richard, Jo, Abigail & Thomas Drake - 15th August 2015
We’ve had a wonderful time at this lovely cottage. Diolch yn fawr!Gareth & Cat, Caitlin & Deiniol - Cardiff - 12th August 2015
We had a pleasant and memorable stay at the cottages. We stayed with our extended family from India and we all enjoyed the stay very much. Would like to visit again. Thank you!Sadanand, High Wycombe - 29th May 2015
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This West Wales holiday accommodation is located on a farm about 1 mile from the small rural village of Capel Dewi and around 2.5 miles from Llandysul. The cottage is semi-detached and adjoins Y Llaethdy Holiday Cottage. There is a landmark glacial feature called Cerrig Hyllod (‘The Ugly Stones’) in the Clettwr Valley and local history relates how these giant stones served in earlier times as a pulpit for a popular Welsh preacher who lived in the valley. You can see the glacial stones and bluebell wood featured in the Walkers are Welcome short film of nature trails in the area. Visitors are welcome to explore the ancient woodland nearby at Coed Foel, part of Coed Cadw/Woodland Trust which is also featured in the film, with public footpath, bluebell woods in May, and wild Blueberries on the banks of the trails in summer.
Nearby is the Teifi Trail, part of the National Cycle Network, which will take our cycling visitors through some wonderful scenery to the coast at Cardigan, or inland to the wild beauty of the nature reserves around Tregaron.
Less than 30 minutes drive from your West Wales holiday accommodation will bring you to the beautiful coastline of Cardigan Bay, with its clean, unspoilt beaches at Poppit Sands, Llangranog, Penbryn, Mwnt, and charming harbour towns at New Quay, Tresaith and Newport Sands. The Heritage Coast Path provides cliff walking and stunning views all along the coast of Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire with sights of rock pools, sea birds, seals and sometimes dolphins.
Dotted around the countryside are numerous ancient and medieval historical sites, from Celtic hill forts to Roman mines and Welsh monasteries from the Middle Ages. Also worth a visit are the National Botanic Garden of Wales and the restored 17th century house and garden at Aberglasney in Carmarthenshire. There is also a number of excellent restaurants and pubs in the vicinity where you can enjoy home made local fare or more exotic cuisine during your cottage holiday in West Wales. Whether you are interested in walking, cycling, fishing, sailing, golf, beach riding, browsing in local craft and antique shops or visiting historical sites, you will find a range of brochures in the holiday cottage.
A new community shop has recently opened in Capel Dewi, and supplies a wide range of groceries and wonderful homemade local cakes. It is open 6 days a week and run by volunteers. Coffee & teas are also available and it is definitely worth popping in even if only for a friendly chat.
Many stunning beaches including Tresaith, Aberporth a Llangrannog. 16 miles.
The Llandysul Paddlers Canoe Club offers white water rafting, canoes and kayaks for some spectacular scenery along the Teifi for the water sports enthusiasts. 2.5 miles
Ceredigion Water Sports Centre New Quay. 14 miles.
Many local walks from the door step of this West Wales holiday accommodaiton to suit all levels and abilities. Local walking club and guides available. 0 miles
The Llandysul Angling Association is located nearby with permits for local salmon and trout fishing on the famous River Teifi. 2.5 miles
Sea fishing – Ceredigion Coast 12 miles
Family owned 9-hole parkland course with 18 tees Saron Golf Course, Penwern. 7 miles
More than four cycle paths (including the Teifi Trail) start virtually from the doorstep which means no driving to get to your starting point. Highlights include National Routes 45 and 82 which run from Aberystwyth to Fishguard taking an inland route via Lampeter. 1 mile
Horse riding is available in a few locations including Gilfach yr Halen Llwyncelyn. 16 miles
This video from Walkers are Welcome includes the Bluebell walk that starts at the cottage;