Three Horseshoes ref: OC1

Llangadog, Carmarthenshire

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5
Sleeps
Bedrooms
3
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
2
Bathrooms
Pets
1
Pets allowed
Changover day
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  • Barbecue 
  • Bike Store 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Ground Floor Facilities 
  • Highchair 
  • Rural Location 
  • Satellite TV 
  • Woodburning Stove 
  • Wifi 
  • Cot Available 
  • Luxury Collection 
  • Washing Machine 
  • Green Scheme 
  • Parking - On Site 
  • Shower Cubicle 

Description

Nestled peacefully in a wooded valley in the Brecon Beacons National Park, this traditional Welsh holiday cottage, adjoining the owner’s home, provides a perfect base for family or couples looking to explore the rugged mountains of Mid Wales. The former smithy has retained much of its original charm and character, and lots of welcoming touches have been added for that unforgettable experience. The heartbeat of Brecon Beacons is on your doorstep, and offers magnificent walks and trails for guests to explore, including the iconic shimmering lake and peak of Llyn Y Fand Fach (Lady of the Lake). The charming market towns of Llandelio and Llandovery are just a short drive away and are rich with elegant restaurants, boutique shops and traditional Welsh pubs. Discover the enchanted sites dotted around the county, including Carreg Cennen Castle, Dinefwr 12th castle and the heritage park hidden in 800 acres of parkland with wild deer running free. Shops and pubs 3 miles.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

Large living/dining room with oak beams, oak floor, wood-burning stove in stone fireplace and French door to patio. Large kitchen with tumble dryer and natural slate floor. Laundry room. Bedroom with ¾ Victorian cast-iron bed. Wet room with toilet.

First floor

Double bedroom with Victorian cast-iron bed. Twin bedroom with iron beds. Bathroom with toilet. All first floor rooms with sloping ceilings.

Second floor

Third floor

Facilities

Wood-burning stove - initial fuel included, thereafter available at cost. Electricity, full biomass central heating (underfloor in wet room), bed linen and towels included. Travel cot. High chair. Satellite TV. DVD (small library). CD. Microwave. Laundry room with washing machine and coin-operated tumble dryer. Fridge/freezer. Wi-fi.

Miscellaneous

Small enclosed courtyard, furniture and barbecue. Parking (for 2 cars). Bike store. Please note: This property has a security deposit of £100.
  • Nearest town
  • Shops
  • Distance
  • Restaurant
  • Nearest railway station
  • Pub
  • Railway station distance
  • Lake

About the local area

Carmarthenshire is the largest County in Wales, situated in the south west, it encompasses coast line, rolling pasture land, the southern tip of the Cambrian Mountains in the north, the verdant Tywi Valley, the dramatic Black Mountain and the western edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park in the east

In the north east of the County at Pumsaint is Dolaucothi Gold Mines, a Roman gold mine set in the wooded hillside, overlooking the lovely Cothi Valley. There are guided tours of the underground workings, gold panning, exhibitions on gold and mining history and working trains on the mine floor.

At the north west of Carmarthenshire on the River Teifi is Newcastle Emlyn with its ruined castle. The river is famous for world-class fishing of sea trout, salmon and brown trout, the town is a popular base for fishermen. To the west at the beautiful Cenarth Falls is the National Coracle Centre, where coracles are made in the workshop. The Teifi Valley Railway, created from a branch line of the Great Western Railway offers a two mile journey through the beautiful Teifi Valley, a chance to enjoy the age of steam. Four miles east of the town the National Woollen Museum tells the story of the woollen industry of Wales, with demonstrations of spinning, weaving and displays of traditional Welsh textiles.

At Whitland in the west of Carmarthenshire is another of the Counties remarkable gardens, Hywel Dda Gardens and Interpretive Centre, commemorates Hywel ap Cadell, 'King of all Wales' in the ninth and early tenth centuries. The only garden in Europe dedicated to the law, the memorial is divided into six small gardens, each representing a section of the law.

The seven mile beach at Pendine Sands in the south west of Carmarthenshire is famous for land speed records, where Malcolm Campbell broke three records. Visit the Pendine Museum of Speed, to see some of the record-breaking vehicles. To the north is Laugharne, with its picturesque castle, overlooking the Taf Estuary. Laugharne was the home of the poet Dylan Thomas, the Boat House where he wrote "Under Milk Wood" is open to the public. To the north is Llansteffan Castle built by the Normans, near the site of an earlier Iron Age hill fort.

Across the estuary on the eastern side of Carmarthen bay is picturesque town Kidwelly with Kidwelly Castle, one of the best preserved medieval castles in the County. Kidwelly Industrial Museum interprets the former industries of Carmarthenshire, tinplate, coal mining and brick manufacture.

To the south is Pembrey Country Park, encompassing Pembrey Forest and the seven mile beach at Cefn Sidan Sands. A superb award winning beach providing the main attraction for visitors but there are a host of family attractions in the adjoining 500 acres of glorious parkland including dry ski slops, tobogganing, pitch and putt, crazy gold and an adventure play ground. Eight miles to the east is Llanelli , an attractive town, situated at the mouth of the River Loughor. The Llanelli Millennium Coastal Park is the largest land reclamation scheme undertaken in Wales, over 2000 acres of industrial wasteland have been restored to create a coastal path and cycleway between Pembrey Country Park and the National Wetland Centre.


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Saturday 25 November 2017 7 nights £ 424.00
Was£ 452.00
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