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Y Rhosyn a rural paradise, wildlife haven - 78916

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
The Cottage enjoys spectacular countryside views. Set in a wildlife haven, on a site of special scientific interest and with a nearby nature reserve this is the perfect location to relax and enjoy the countryside or to explore Offa's Dyke and the Borderlands. Managed by Best of Wales Holiday Cottages. Achieving the highest standards of sustainability the cottage is a Green Tourism Gold Award Winner and this fits perfectly with the area and abundance of wildlife. Recent sightings from the cottage include a family of Otters and amazingly the young pups wandering up the riverbank and badgers. Weekly lets from £250 / Short breaks from £180 Ground Floor Sun room – Superb panoramic views across the Teme Valley. There are large patio doors leading out onto a balcony making it the perfect spot...The Cottage enjoys spectacular countryside views. Set in a wildlife haven, on a site of special scientific interest and with a nearby nature reserve this is the perfect location to relax and enjoy the countryside or to explore Offa's Dyke and the Borderlands. Managed by Best of Wales Holiday Cottages. Achieving the highest standards of sustainability the cottage is a Green Tourism Gold Award Winner and this fits perfectly with the area and abundance of wildlife. Recent sightings from the cottage include a family of Otters and amazingly the young pups wandering up the riverbank and badgers. Weekly lets from £250 / Short breaks from £180 Ground Floor Sun room – Superb panoramic views across the Teme Valley. There are large patio doors leading out onto a balcony making it the perfect spot to relax and watch the wildlife or just enjoy the scenery. The room benefits from under floor heating, VHS player with a selection of children's and wildlife programmes to watch. Lounge – Perfect for relaxing in front on the fire the comfy cottage style lounge has a TV, DVD and a large collection of books and local information that guests are welcome to enjoy. The lounge has a 2 seater sofa and 2 high back chairs, wood burner with some logs provided. Kitchen - Fully equipped kitchen with electric oven, microwave, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, slow cooker, and toaster. Many cooking essentials and also cookery books available. First floor Double bedroom - A pretty blue room with old fashioned handmade patchwork quilt covering a standard double bed. Two bedside cabinets with drawers and tall bedside lamps. Double wardrobe, chair and chest of drawers with overhead large wall mirror. Carpeted throughout with added rugs for barefoot comfort. Overlooks sheep field and Beacon Hill. Twin Bedroom -Gentle pink room with two 3' single beds, bedside lamps, a bedside table and chair. Chest of drawers with overhead mirror and table lamp. Carpeted throughout with added rugs for bedside comfort. Overlooks sheep field and Beacon hill Bathroom - White bathroom suite with overhead electric shower. Shaving point and shaving mirror, long mirror bathroom cabinet. Views across the hills and down to the river. Garden The garden includes patio furniture and is a wildlife paradise and has been specifically designed to encourage the insects, mammals and birds. There are steps from the balcony and upper area down to lower garden meadow and the garden also borders the river where guests are welcome to dip their feet in on a hot day. Visitors to the garden have included otters and badgers while amongst the birds to be seen in season are buzzards, kites, nuthatches, tree creepers, blackcaps, goosanders, pied flycatchers, wagtails, dippers in addition to the common garden birds. Additional information Wi-Fi available at £10 per stay (payable on arrival) TV includes Free sat and BT sports Bed linen and hand towels included Bath towels available at £5 per person (payable on arrival but please request in advance) Central Heating throughout Hair drier provided Travel cot provided (please bring your own linens) High chair and child safety gate provided No smoking or pets. Parking bay outside cottage and further roadside parking nearby. The following items are also provided at the cottage for your stay… Kitchen: salt and pepper, kitchen roll, washing up liquid, dishcloths and scourers, tin foil and cling film. Bathroom: hand soap and 2 toilet rolls per toilet. General cleaning products: bleach, shower cleaner, anti-bacterial spray etc. Local groceries can be obtained prior to arrival on request. No smoking and no pets. Supermarket deliveries are available via Tesco and Sainsbury's Please note a fully refundable damages bond is required of £50.(details will be sent through after booking) Please note that mobile coverage in the area is only available via some networks. We recommend you check with your provider if the signal is a necessity. There is a landline available in the cottage.More
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Llion & Gareth Pughe (Property Manager Best of Wales Holiday Cottages )
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2011
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Reviewed May 15, 2017 via mobile

It was a very lovely Easter weekend ,and always remember the lovely stay with my girlfriend, and I'm very sure I would book again! The best part of the house is having a great view at the back of the house overlooking the river and...More

Date of stay: April 2017
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mahoneyg1978, VR Owner at Y Rhosyn a rural paradise, wildlife haven - 78916, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2017

Stunning comments, thank you so much and for your booking with Best of Wales. Pleased to hear that you had such a great time and the views are really rather special. It is not easy to leave the cottage as it is so lovely and...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Highchair
Towels Provided
Dishwasher
Freezer
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Balcony
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Terrace
Toaster
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
Golf Designed by 6 Times British open Champion Harry Vardon Knighton Golf Course is a 9 hole hillside course with great views. 6 miles Bird Watching Many birds visit the garden and the red Kites soaring above are a great site. There is also a Red Kite feeding Centre in the Elan Valley that is worth a visit. 30 miles Horse Riding Trekking and rides available at Pen y Bont with many different routes through the surrounding countryside. 12 miles Walking From the cottage you can join the trail to the Beacon Hill Nature Reserve and Offa's Dyke can be joined nearby 0.4 miles Cycling Great road cycling on quiet country lanes from the cottage also bike can be hired. The Rhayader round Mountain Biking trails suit all levels and distances including 2 of the best downhill MTB trails in the UK. 3...
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby
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