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RoaldDahlsSweetshop,Cardiff-15bed/4bath/sleeps21

6 reviews
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Overview
4 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
21 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Newly renovated property designed as a home away from home to accommodate large groups for family gatherings, stag/hen do's, weddings etc. Situated in a quaint village which is home to Llandaff Cathedral, Llandaff Meadow and the river Taff, as well as a number of family run pubs, coffee shops, restaurants and shops. Just a 40 minute walk, 20 minute bus or £10 taxi to Cardiff City Centre. Original site of the sweet-shop that inspired Roald Dahl's character Mrs Pratchett in his book 'Boy' nearly 100 years ago where Dahl lived for the first nine years of his life in Llandaff, Cardiff. This newly renovated, semi detached property located in Llandaff Village is just 45 minutes walk to Cardiff City Centre and the Millennium Stadium or 20 minutes by Bus, Bus stops are also only a 2 minute walk...Newly renovated property designed as a home away from home to accommodate large groups for family gatherings, stag/hen do's, weddings etc. Situated in a quaint village which is home to Llandaff Cathedral, Llandaff Meadow and the river Taff, as well as a number of family run pubs, coffee shops, restaurants and shops. Just a 40 minute walk, 20 minute bus or £10 taxi to Cardiff City Centre. Original site of the sweet-shop that inspired Roald Dahl's character Mrs Pratchett in his book 'Boy' nearly 100 years ago where Dahl lived for the first nine years of his life in Llandaff, Cardiff. This newly renovated, semi detached property located in Llandaff Village is just 45 minutes walk to Cardiff City Centre and the Millennium Stadium or 20 minutes by Bus, Bus stops are also only a 2 minute walk away. Perfect for families or large groups who want to enjoy a home away from home within walking distance to live events in the Millennium Stadium, Cardiff international Arena and the Cardiff Bay Opera house at the Millennium Centre. The suburb is a historic city and within a 2 minute walk is Llandaff Cathedral, built in around 1120 and Llandaff Fields, there are plenty of trails for hiking and cycling all the way to Caerphilly Castle as well as kayaking along the River Taff. The village is home to numerous boutiques, pubs, restaurants and coffee shops, as well as a large supermarket within 10-15 minute walk. Sky TV is included as well as Sky movies for guests to enjoy in the evening, fibre optic broadband to ensure all guests can easily connect to the internet through out the property. All of the nearby pubs and bars show live sporting events and the Millenium Stadium in Cardiff city centre is host to numerous sporting events though out the year There is also a generous parking space at the rear of the property, that is gated to ensure your vehicle is safe, which can accommodate 3 to 4 cars depending on size. There are also secure bicycle racks for guests to use.More
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About the Owner
daniel y
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2017
Interaction with guests
i will meet you when you check in and show you around before handing over the keys, i can also answer any questions you may have about the area or the property during check out either i will meet you again or you can just make sure everything is locked and safe and drop the keys through the letter box check in and check out can be flexible depending on circumstances, if your flight arrives early in the am i will do my best to accommodate you. however i advise guests stick to the 3pm check in and 11am check out times to avoid possible confusion
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great house for hosting a stag party with easy access to Cardiff City centre. The house itself was great for some pre-boozing and had a couple of great pubs within a 2 min walk. It’s also conviniently located opposite a Spar shop, so you...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Martin P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked Friday-Sunday for a stag weekend of 16 people. The house itself is far above the standard of other group venues I’ve stayed in where everything is as cheap as possible. The beds were comfortable and the house was left ready stocked with a few...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank DanA7x
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Reviewed February 20, 2019 via mobile

I booked this house for a hen party of 17 people and it was perfect for us! It has a spacious kitchen and living area and great bedrooms (comfy beds) along with 4 bathrooms which made getting ready so easy! The house is in a...More

Date of stay: February 2019
1  Thank hanwills91
Reviewed October 12, 2018

A group of 15 of us stayed for a stag weekend - we were seriously impressed with the size of the place but also how nice it was. Had everything we needed for the weekend and Daniel was kind enough to leave us some basic...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank aliaJ2763QB
Reviewed May 7, 2018

We stayed in the house for a hen party weekend and we were so pleased with our stay. The house has been decorated really nice, it's clean, lovely kitchen, parking at the back of the house and really cheap parking right next door. There were...More

Date of stay: May 2018
2  Thank Ren198395
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Cooker
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Safe
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
TV
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
Toaster
Patio
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
The property is located a 2 minute walk from Llandaff Cathedral and Llandaff Fields, there are plenty of trails for hiking and cycling all the way to Caerphilly Castle as well as kayaking along the River Taff. Also situated in the village are numerous pubs, restaurants, cafes, a pharmacy and shops, as well as a large supermarket within 10-15 minute walk.
Getting around
secure parking space is provided, there are also numerous bus stops within a 2 minute walk which run every 20 minutes. Cardiff city centre is a brisk 45 minute walk or 20 minute bus journey depending on the time of day. A taxi from the city centre is around £10~ again depending on the time of day
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