The Countrymans Retreat - The Towy ref: UK33294

Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire

4 Star Self Catering

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Bedrooms
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Bathrooms
1
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No pets
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  • Barbecue 
  • Detached Property 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Ground Floor Facilities 
  • Garden / Patio 
  • Golf nearby 
  • Pub within 1 mile 
  • Horse Riding Nearby 
  • Romantic Getaways 
  • Rural Location 
  • Decorated at Christmas 
  • WiFi 
  • Luxury Collection 
  • Fishing Nearby/On-site 
  • Open Plan 
  • Walk-in Shower/Bath 
  • Entrance Ramp/Level Access 
  • Hot Tub - Private 
  • Parking - On Site 
  • Shower Cubicle 
  • Unique Cottages 
  • Glamping 

Description

The Towy has been renovated to a high standard in 2021 and is a great base for exploring the surrounding countryside. This gorgeous pod also offers livery so if you want to bring your horse and hack out in the open countryside then this is the perfect base, (please liaise directly with the owner for charges on livery). The pod consists of open plan living area with patio doors leading onto a decked area, kitchen area, a doble bedroom and a bathroom with shower cubicle and a double bedroom.
The heart of Llandeilo is on your doorstep, famous for its award-winning chocolate shop, boutique shopping and elegant restaurants dotted around the town. Discover the county’s historic sites including Carreg Cennen and Aberglasney Manor or explore the heritage park of Dinefwr and learn its rich history behind its beautiful 12th century castle situated amongst a tranquil 800-acre park with wild deer running free. For an adventurous day out, try walking the iconic ’Llyn-y-Fan-Fach’ (Lady of the Lake), which boasts fantastic views over the Brecon Beacons National Park amidst shimmering lakes and tumbling waterfalls. Guests can enjoy themselves fishing on the renowned River Towy, bird watching where red kites can often be seen hovering over Dinefwr Castle, walking, or even a spot of golf or horse riding as these are both nearby. Beach 22½ miles. Shop, pub and restaurant ½ mile.
The Towy can also be booked with The Cennen (UK33292), The Dutchy (UK33293) and The Cothi UK33295 to accommodate up to 14 guests.

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Accommodation details

Ground floor

All on the ground floor.
Open plan living space.
Living area: With Freeview Smart TV.
Dining area.
Kitchen area: With electric oven, electric hob, microwave, fridge and dishwasher.
Bedroom: With double bed.
Bathroom: With shower cubicle and toilet.

First floor

Second floor

Third floor

Fourth floor

Facilities

Electric central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Welcome pack. External laundry room with washing machine (shared with other properties on-site).

Miscellaneous

Decking with garden furniture and BBQ. Hot tub for 4 (private, no children under 12 years). Private parking for 1 car. No smoking.
  • Nearest town
  • Shops
    0.5 mile
  • Distance
  • Restaurant
    0.5 mile
  • Nearest railway station
  • Pub
    0.5 mile
  • Railway station distance
  • Lake

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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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