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Velvet Cottage

Fabulous rainbow viewed from Velvet Cottage's garden
Certificate of Excellence
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20 reviews
Fabulous rainbow viewed from Velvet Cottage's garden
Large three seater faux leather sofa in the lounge
Two seater leather settee and views across the valley
Kitchen and dining area
Offroad parking bay, cottage frontage and garden
Superking bed
Twin beds
Bathroom showing full size bath and shower
Single bedroom
View across the valley from Velvet Cottage front terrace
The rumour is true - Eliseg's pillar does contain a pot of gold!!
Abbey Terrace and Velvet Hill from Llantysilio slate tramway
Llantysilio Church with snowdrops in Spring
Plas Newydd with Spring crocuses
Clwydian Way (ten minutes' walk from Velvet Cottage) in Winter
Valle Crucis Abbey and carp pond
Horseshoe Falls on the River Dee (ten minutes' walk from Velvet Cottage)
Valle Crucis Abbey in evening sunshine
Valle Crucis Abbey and Dinas Bran castle from Velvet Hill (behind Velvet Cottage)
Velvet Hill from the Llantysilio Mountain tramway
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3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Llangollen, Denbighshire, North Wales, Wales
For a truly relaxing holiday, treat yourself to a stay at Velvet Cottage, Llangollen, North Wales. Positioned above a quiet lane and backed by National Trust owned Velvet Hill, Velvet Cottage is the perfect base to explore the wealth of outdoor activities available in the area, including a wide variety of walking right from the doorstep. Velvet Cottage is over 200 years old and features exposed beams and low doorways!! There are three bedrooms - a superking double, a twin with optional sofa bed and a single bedroom. The terrace offers the opportunity for al fresco dining in warm weather, and the private sunbathing terrace at the rear can also be used for barbecues (equipment provided). Towels, bed linen, utility bills & unlimited UK landline phone calls & broadband (subject to terms & conditions acceptance) are included in the... Read more
About the Owner, Ian C
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Jan 2014
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 43 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
We live 35 miles away and we appreciate that what holidaymakers value above all else is privacy, and that is what you get at Velvet Cottage. However, we remain easily contactable and should the need arise we can be on site within an hour.
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Very good - based on 20 reviews
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

This is our second visit, having spent a week at Velvet Cottage last year. I can only say that it was just as I remember it. The cottage feels like a real home from home and we all settled back in so quickly and were so comfortable. The bedrooms are very comfortable and warm and with the added peace and...

Management response:

We're really pleased that your return visit was as good as your first. It was great to meet you too & hopefully we'll see you again next year.


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Reviewed 21 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

After getting on the wrong train at Birmingham we arrived at Chirk after the last bus to Llangollen had left. We went to the bar at the Hand Hotel and the excellent staff and customers arranged a taxi for us. Velvet Cottage is lovely and after a quick look round my daughter decided she wanted to sleep in the "tiny...

Management response:

We're really pleased that you enjoyed yourselves so much after such a dodgy start!


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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Management response:

Thanks for the review Ian, you're welcome to return any time.


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 King
    4 Twins
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20 Dec 2017
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21 Dec 2017 -
1 Jan 2018
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9 Feb 2018
Winter 2018
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  • Cleaning fee: $51 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
The main settlement in the area is Llangollen. Local attractions include Valle Crucis Abbey, Llangollen canal and Pontcysyllte aqueduct, Llangollen pavilion (home of the International Eisteddfod), Llangollen steam railway (featuring guest appearances by Thomas the Tank Engine!), Plas Newydd (home of the Ladies of Llangollen), the Horseshoe Pass and the North Wales coast.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Liverpool: 81.0 km
Railway: Ruabon: 13.0 km
Ferry: Holyhead: 120.0 km
Airports - Manchester one and a half hours, Liverpool one and a half hours, Birmingham two and a half hours.
Railways - Ruabon 8 miles, Wrexham 15 miles
Private car - offroad parking provided
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 52.0 km.
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