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Cowbridge Cottage, a chocolate box thatched cottage dating from the 17th century, Grade II listed and dinky, yet quirky with room for six to share in delightful 'boutique style' comfort straddling both a beach and city (Cardiff) break.

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Rooms: Sleeps 6: Master Double, Double, Bunk

£493.00 to: £1028.00 (based on two staying)

Meals: Good restaurants and pub food nearby
Open: All year including Christmas.
Address: Gileston, , Vale of Glamorgan,
Tel: 0844 5005 101 (local call rate)

Why we've chosen Cowbridge Cottage:

Cowbridge Cottage is a chocolate box thatched cottage if ever there was one. Dating from the early 17th century with a Grade II listing.  Perfectly formed, dinky, yet quirky but with enough room for six to share in delightful 'boutique style' comfort.  Well placed for a combination of a beach getaway (10 minutes walk) and a city break - Cardiff, with its theatres (including the fabulous Wales Millenium Centre) cinemas and great shopping - all only a short train journey away. Cowbridge, with it's antique shops to browse and top restaurants to wine and dine, is only 5 minutes away by car.

Staying at 'home' is a delight too, the garden is a lovely to sit and while away the time, dine alfresco, read a book - the are also chickens in their own little coop - you can simply help yourself to eggs for your breakfast!

  • There is WIFI, central heating throughout the cottage
  • Kitchen: Galley kitchen includes, fridge freezer, dishwasher, waching machine and microwave
  • Downstairs loo and basin
  • Living room: Two large sofas, flat screen TV with freeview and DVD player. Multi fuel log burner
  • Dining Room: separate dining room with seating for six people with French doors out onto the delightful rear garden and sunken patio.
  • Upstairs:
  • Bedroom 1 : Antique double bed
  • Bedroom 2: Double bed with antique wardrobe
  • Bedroom 3: Single bunks
  • family bathroom : freestanding bath with shower attachement, loo and seperate cubicle with power shower
  • Outside:
  • Lovely garden with table and chairs for afresco dining
  • Chicken coop with laying chickens (help yourself to eggs!)
  • Shed to lock your bikes in if needed.


Top green features of Cowbridge Cottage:

  • Resoration of 17th Century cottage

  • Recycling where possible



Cowbridge Cottage, Cardiff, Wales
Nearest train station: Llantwit Major

Directions from station:
Llantwit Major is a mainline station, then catch the bus to just outside the cottage.

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