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Gorlech Cottage on the edge of Brechfa Forest.Dog and MTB friendly!

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom cottage in Brechfa, Carmarthenshire.

Fantastic situation less than 1 mile from the Mountain bike and walking trails in the Brechfa Forest..Beautiful and peaceful location with secure parking,bike wash and storage,Sky tv,Wifi and private garden with stunning views..Please see more pictures on bedrooms with options on layout,newly refurbed kitchen,comfortable dining/living room and only a mile from the pub!..A warm welcome awaits..Pet friendly.


Owner
Stephen Bradney
Member since: 2016
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 July, 2018

About Stephen Bradney

Steve and Cara are keen mountain bikers, walkers and generally love being outside. We also enjoy the local restaurants, pubs, beaches and other attractions, Steve also has a "thing" for castles, Cara not so much!

Stephen Bradney purchased this cottage in 2016

Why Stephen Bradney chose Llanfihangel Rhos-y-Corn

Stunning location ideally situated for forest walks, bird watching ,mountain biking, dog walking or just enjoying the peace and quiet.

What makes this cottage unique

Situated in the glorious Cothi Valley with stunning views yet only 25 minutes to the coast!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Llanfihangel Rhos-y-Corn in Carmarthenshire

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
Notes:
Please see www.trailsinwales.co.uk for our mountain bike packages.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Gorlech Cottage on the edge of Brechfa Forest.Dog and MTB friendly!
average rating of 4.857143 based on 7 reviews
5

A home from home in a delightful area

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was warm and cosy and was a great base for the local area. It had everything that you are likely to need including sharp knives!

We went walking at Carreg Cennen castle which is great if you fancy a more open walk, all in all - a great place to stay.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Jeremy for a really great review, always appreciated. Glad you all enjoyed your visit to Brechfa and we would love to have you stay again, thanks, Steve and Cara.
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5

Fantastic cosy comfy find !

  • 5 of 5

Three nights of total peace and quiet! Such a beautiful part of wales , lovely walks on beaches and in forests . Easy to get to everything . A few nice country pubs only a short drive away ( dog friendly),the cottage is very well decorated very clean and comfy. Lots of great info given for walks etc ,wonderful hosts . highly recommend a stay here .

  • Review Submitted: 11-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for such a great review, we always really appreciate such brilliant feedback, Steve and Cara.
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Escape from it all location by Brechfa Forest

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyable few days spent at the cottage which was dog friendly, very clean, well furnished and fully kitted out with all the home from home utensils etc. Good views of the forest and valley areas from the patio area waking up to 2 friendly horses in the field adjacent to the cottage!

Excellent walking & mountain bike treks within easy reach via car and a mile to the local village pub.

I would have rated 5 stars however on our last day (Sunday) we were woken up to workmen and tree cutting machinery outside our dining/bedroom windows who were early as they wanted to beat the rain!

Steve apologised but we felt pressured to leave early so a disappointing end to our stay.

would still recommend though.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review Garry, much appreciated and I would like to apologise again for the noise the tree cutters made. We would be very happy to have you stay again and thanks for leaving the cottage immaculately, Steve.
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5

Lovely - a real find!

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely 3 days at Gorlech Cottage. The cottage is immaculate and very nicely furnished. It was idealy situated for Brechfa Forest and the mountain bike trails that we wanted . We look forward to visiting again.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for a great review, much appreciated and we look forward to having you all back for some more mountain biking...think the red Gorlech trail is next!
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5

Stunning cottage amongst a stunning location

  • 5 of 5

Me and my wife recently booked Gorlech cottage for a few nights over new year. Upon arrival we were greeted by Steve who was incredibly helpful showing us around the place. The cottage has been recently renovated and we were really taken back how lovely it all looked. There is plenty of space, while still keeping a cosy feel. There is a nice pub that is a pleasant 20 minute walk away, and another pub just 5 miles in the other direction (which serves particularly good food!)

The local area offers some amazing long walks and bike rides if you are feeling adventurous, but if you are also just looking for a relaxing getaway this place is ideal. Llandeilo is a short drive away and has some amazing little bespoke places to eat and drink.

Steve and Cara were really welcoming and also came to our rescue when we accidentally locked ourselves out one evening! Couldn't recommend this place enough.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much, we're delighted that your stay was enjoyable and look forward to seeing you again.
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5

Lovely property with great attention to detail

  • 5 of 5

Steve was really helpful and supplied good directions. The property was spotless and exactly as described. The touches of milk in the fridge, tea and coffee, welsh cakes etc being there was much appreciated as we arrived very late after a long journey. The house was warm, the beds and bedding were quality and comfortable and the towels fluffy.

It has everything you need and great little extras like an iPod, wellies, fully kitted out kitchen, dog towel and couldn't be better placed for Brechfa Forest for the bikers and walkers amongst us. Would highly recommend it and will certainly be visiting again. Thank you Steve for your hospitality.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Nov-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Cardiff
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
The Forest Arms
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Carmarthen
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
M4
Nearest Beach
20 Miles
Llansteffan
Car: recommended

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Llanfihangel Rhos-y-Corn, Wales

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£170
for 2 nights
From
£70
From
£80
Fri,Sat
£525
£1,530
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £10
extra person after 2 £10
cleaning fee £20
Refundable Damage Deposit £50

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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