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Velvet Cottage

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Fabulous rainbow viewed from Velvet Cottage's garden
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Very good
26 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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Overview
Cottage -
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
Listing #HL1356797
About the Owner
Ian C
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Velvet Cottage proved a great choice for our catchup weekend for 5 female friends - well-equipped, really clean and homely. It is well located for easy walking access to food outlets and to Llangollen. The view across the valley from the cottage is wonderful -...More

Thank Babs061
Ian C, VR Owner at Velvet Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review Barbara, we're really pleased your catchup weekend went well!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had one weeks stay at Velvet Cottage and wasn't impressed with the condition. Outside was quite untidy, and badly needed a hose down or a sweep, weeds needed doing also. There was a bag of rubbish outside the front door on our arrival. Entering the...More

Thank kewhittle
Ian C, VR Owner at Velvet Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

First of all, thanks for taking the time to leave a review Kathryn. We'd like to apologise for the condition of the garden during your stay. We'd last tidied up prior to the Easter holidays but unseasonably warm weather and heavy rain caused the garden...More

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Reviewed May 27, 2018

Love the location, so close to everything and yet so relaxing with peaceful surroundings. We enjoyed the walks around the area. Cottage was clean and comfortable for our needs (hardly there), and the close proximity to the local pub for great meals was a bonus.

Thank bandmclancy
Ian C, VR Owner at Velvet Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded June 9, 2018

Thanks very much for the review Michelle, it was a pleasure to host you.

Amenities
  • 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
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    4 Twins
    1 King
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
C$131
£75
C$148
£85
C$801
£460
3 Jul 2018 -
1 Sep 2018
Summer 2018
3 nights
C$131
£75
C$148
£85
C$801
£460
2 Sep 2018 -
25 Oct 2018
Autumn
3 nights
C$104
£60
C$113
£65
C$644
£370
26 Oct 2018 -
3 Nov 2018
Autumn Half Term
3 nights
C$104
£60
C$122
£70
C$670
£385
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Canadian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Cleaning fee: C$52 / 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.
Access
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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