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Apple cottage

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Within 15 mile radius explore Brecon Beacons, Gower Coast and city of Swansea
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
3 guests
2 nights minimum
Cottage
Situated at the foot of the black mountain the cottage is only minutes from the Brecon Beacon National Park boundary. The view from the front is of a wide common with the Black Mountain as backdrop. Comfortably furnished throughout ,the front room has a leather two seater sofa, and two leather chesterfield chairs. There is a flat screen television, and digital radio. The kitchen is fully fitted and equipped, and has a breakfast bar and stools next to the french doors, which open out onto the patio area which is also furnished with table chairs and log bench. The shower room is of a good size, and is bright and modern. The bedrooom upstairs is furnished with one single and one double bed. All beds are ready made up with clean, freshly laundered linen,also supplied are hand towels, shower ma...Situated at the foot of the black mountain the cottage is only minutes from the Brecon Beacon National Park boundary. The view from the front is of a wide common with the Black Mountain as backdrop. Comfortably furnished throughout ,the front room has a leather two seater sofa, and two leather chesterfield chairs. There is a flat screen television, and digital radio. The kitchen is fully fitted and equipped, and has a breakfast bar and stools next to the french doors, which open out onto the patio area which is also furnished with table chairs and log bench. The shower room is of a good size, and is bright and modern. The bedrooom upstairs is furnished with one single and one double bed. All beds are ready made up with clean, freshly laundered linen,also supplied are hand towels, shower mat and tea towels. Parking is immediately outside of the cottage. Apple cottage is situated next to Bramley cottage and is the smaller of the two. PLEASE NOTE THAT PAYMENT OF RENTAL IS PAID DIRECTLY TO MYSELF VIA ON LINE BANKING AND NOT VIA HOLIDAY LETTINGS OR TRIP ADVISOR. ACCOUNT DETAILS ARE GIVEN AT TIME OF BOOKING.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
property mainly suitable for two adults but can accommodate one child in addition provided same bedroom use is appropriate. Dogs are welcome but we will not accept more than two small/medium dogs. Dogs must not be left in the property unattended at any time. Guests are asked to ensure that every effort to remove dog hair is made before departure.
Bathrooms
1 Shower
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About the Owner
Paula S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2009
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Reviewed September 20, 2019 via mobile

This cottage was a perfect base for walking in many varied places. The cottage is very comfortable and cosy. Paula, the owner, is great, there if needed. I felt that I made a friend. Counting down the days until I go again next year.

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank Buckland12
Reviewed August 23, 2019

We had a wonderful time. Our host Paula was so helpful.Lots of walks and nice pubs around this area. Waterfall centre, Castles , Black Mountain walk are the best.Raven , The new Tredegar arms are good pubs a few miles away.

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank _umn123
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Apple cottage was just what we needed . we travelled with our small dogs the garden was contained and our host was very friendly and they got lovely pet treats for them.The cottage was just what wee needed for the week where we could relax...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Tony I
Reviewed August 14, 2018

We had a lovely stay at Apple Cottage, Paula was very welcoming. Cottage was very clean and dogs loved the garden

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Lesley S
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Having a lovely week in this tiny gem of a cottage. Small in size but huge in personality, so many lovely details. View from the front breathtaking and a very private garden at the back. Started each day with breakfast in this garden with the...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank moultonv
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Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

Perfect place for me and my wife and 3 small dogs. The place is clean quirky and tidy. the essentials are here and you can relax and feel at ease in this lovely cottage. The hostess Paula is there when you need her and let's...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Tony I
Reviewed December 1, 2016

How lovely it was to arrive at this gorgeous little cottage, with it's warm welcoming feel, after a long journey. Paula the owner was very helpful in responding quickly to my request and I knew I would have no concerns. I entered into the cosy...More

Date of stay: October 2016
Thank louiseviolin
Bombaypotatoe, VR Owner at Apple cottage, responded to this reviewResponded December 9, 2016

Thank you so much Louise for a lovely review and I'm very pleased that you enjoyed your stay so much. I look forward to you visiting again.

Reviewed June 12, 2016

This cottage was small but really generous, and had such a lot of warmth and charm. We crammed ourselves in (there were two adults, two small children and two dogs!) and enjoyed a week here while exploring the area each day on little trips out....More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank dan777edelstyn
Bombaypotatoe, VR Owner at Apple cottage, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2016

Hi Hilary and Dan It was a real pleasure having you visit. You would be very welcome back.

Reviewed April 20, 2016

Would definitely stay again,warm cosy and convenient. Quiet, good views, cottage almost like stepping back in time with all mod cons, heating, hot water, comfy bed, good kitchen facilities.

Date of stay: April 2016
Thank Hsrtraveller2016
Bombaypotatoe, VR Owner at Apple cottage, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2016

Thank you Hilary and you are most welcome to return.

Reviewed January 7, 2016

Very cosy and plenty of original charm and character, dog friendly which was a big plus, party size: 2 adults 1 child & Labrador to which the Apple Cottage with truly perfect, our host was amazing, so welcoming and friendly yet not in our faces,...More

Date of stay: December 2015
Thank Mikehudds
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Central Heating
Dryer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Parking
Patio
Ping Pong Table
Private Garden
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
For mountains, the brecon beacons is stunning, so too are the many waterfalls and rivers that are part of the national park. the gower coast is famous around the world for it wonderful paths along the coastline and its bird and wild life. there is plenty of water leisure activity in the mumbles if visitors fancy a day out to the coast. there is no shortage of lovely welsh market towns to visit, and castles to explore. swansea has in addition to a lively night life, also excellent shopping. the grand theater shows opera and national touring shows and plays. there is a number of galleries and museums in the city as well as the architecture award winning marine quarter.
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