Ty Dyffryn Holiday Cottage in Forest View Cottages, Brechfa Forest, Nr Carmarthen
Featured in The Times as one of the '50 Best Cottages in Britain' 2017.
Ty Dyffryn - Valley House, is the middle cottage in a terrace of 3 beautiful barn conversions set within the owners 35 acres of park and farmland with its horseshoe lake and babbling streams, which abounds with bird and wildlife on the edge of the Brechfa Forest.
Comfortably furnished in modern style, it is finished to a high standard throughout, yet retains its charm and period feel with beams, exposed stone work and leaded arched windows. A spacious oak fitted kitchen/diner leads to a welcoming lounge with French doors opening onto your own enclosed paved patio to the front with a further landscaped communal lawn area beyond, ideal to relax and enjoy an al fresco meal. Stairs from the lounge lead to the 2 charming bedrooms above, which enjoy lovely views down to this unique and picturesque valley.
A day on the beach is a must as Llansteffan beach is only approximately 17 miles away. Get away from it all and truly relax in this lovely holiday cottage.
Arrival time is 4pm
Forest View Cottages, Llanllawddog, Nr Carmarthen Glangwili, once part of a large estate and farm, nestles in the base of an almost alpine like wooded valley near the village of Llanllawddog on the edge of the extensive Brechfa Forest in the rolling countryside of Carmarthenshire, yet only a 10 minute drive outside the bustling town of Carmarthen with its extensive facilities.
This group of self catering holiday cottages are surrounded by 35 acres of grounds including a 3 acre horseshoe shaped lake. It is the perfect spot to enjoy a relaxing picnic as it is a haven for bird and wildlife with kites and buzzards soaring overhead, while swans and geese regularly nest on the lake.
Each cottage is individually designed with retained beams, feature windows, open plan living spaces and modern fitted kitchens, while outside there is your own paved patio and landscaped communal area where you can enjoy an evening barbecue. Spend your holiday simply relaxing in the grounds or why not explore the Brechfa Forest with its extensive footpaths and famous mountain bike trails - suitable for all levels of experience. Then refuel at the popular Holly Brook at Bronwydd, famous for its lunches and local ale.
A day on the beach is a must as Llansteffan beach is only approximately 17 miles away or a little further, but well worth it is the large, sandy beach of Pembrey - approximately 35 miles/40 minutes and Pendine with its 25 miles of golden sand to wander. Pembrey Country Park is one of Carmarthenshire's most popular attractions being a unique blend of coast and countryside with 202 hectares of glorious park land and the beautiful Cefn Sidan beach set against a backdrop of the Gower Peninsula and Carmarthen Bay.Alternatively why not visit the National Botanical Garden of Wales and Aberglasney Gardens - approximately 26 miles/40 minutes and approximately 28 miles/40 minutes. This is a wonderful escape to the countryside and a chance to explore the real 'garden of Wales' largely undiscovered by visitors.
The owner is a qualified therapist in non surgical facial toning via the award winning CACI micro current and laser system. For further information please contact the owner direct. Contact details supplied on booking.
NB. Ffos Las Racecourse is only 45 minutes drive from Llanllawddog and there are fixtures every month of the year.
Ground Floor: Hall, utility room, cloakroom/whb/wc, kitchen/diner, lounge.
First Floor: Double room, bathroom/shower attachment/whb/wc, twin room/ensuite bathroom/overhead shower/whb/wc.
Facilities: Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, slimline dishwasher, washing machine, tumble drier, TV, DVD player, music system, WiFi, towels, garden furniture, communal barbecue, bicycle washing facility.
Heating: Oil central heating.
Electricity: , Gas & Oil: FREE
Parking: 2 spaces in shared parking area.
General: Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, slimline dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, TV, DVD player, music system, WiFi, towels, garden furniture, communal barbecue, bicycle washing facility.
A real ''home from home'' atmosphere Very welcoming owners and nothing is too much trouble! Beautifully kept grounds, easy access parking and entering the cottage we were not disappointed! The first thing you see as you swing into the drive is the lake, sheep and horses and at the last turn the cottages below the amazing pine forest.