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Nant Llachar Cottage

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7 Nights See prices

  • £450  to  £1450

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Short Breaks

  • £ Enquire
    3 night min. (off peak only)

Key Information

  • Sleeps

    6

  • Bedrooms

    3 Rooms

  • Min Nights

    7 (peak)
    3 (off peak)

  • Children

    Yes

  • WiFi

    Yes

  • Dogs

    Yes
    1 Dog

  • Access

    Stairs

  • Log Burner
  • Off-Road Parking

About Nant Llachar Cottage

Nant Llachar Cottage sleeps six people and is perfect for families, friends and also couples who appreciate a little extra space around them. Enjoying a detached position with glorious views over the Vyrnwy Valley, this pretty stone holiday cottage is within easy walking distance of Lake Vyrnwy and RSPB nature reserve, a beautiful reservoir that's a haven for wildlife with its vast expanse of water and impressive Victorian dam. Full of character and charm, Nant Llachar Cottage has been lovingly refurbished with its original features, including stripped floors, beams and an impressive inglenook, enhanced by modern day amenities to ensure a high degree of comfort and style.

With plenty of outside space for relaxing when the sun shines, Nant Llachar Cottage sits within private terraced gardens on the outskirts of woodland. Enjoy sitting out on the terrace with your morning coffee soaking up the amazing views; a glass of wine in front of the chimenea watching the flickering flames; or relaxing in the summerhouse with a good book if the weather is inclement. There are plenty of opportunities to enjoy the glory of the Welsh countryside whether you prefer to do it from the comfort of a chair or getting out and about amongst it. Outdoor activities are plentiful and include kayaking, canoeing, sailing, fishing and river-rafting for those who enjoy water-based activities; and bird watching, mountain biking and cycling for those who prefer to keep their feet on dry land. Bikes can be hired from the local visitor centre and canoes and sailing dinghies are also available for hire at the lakeside boathouse.

The RSPB reserve attracts an abundance of bird life making it popular with twitchers hoping to spot not only the many resident and migratory varieties but also peregrine falcons - a rare and special sight. There are bird-hides dotted around the lake, and for fishermen, try your hand at trout and salmon fishing (permits can be purchased locally).

Nant Llachar Cottage is within walking distance (half a mile) of the Lake Vyrnwy Hotel, with a restaurant and The Tavern for those looking for a pub meal and pint. There is also a shop for forgotten provisions, along with a wider choice of amenities, shops and grocery stores in the nearby towns of Oswestry, Welshpool and Llanfyllin.

The cottage is an excellent base and welcoming retreat from which to enjoy the local area, plus its close proximity to the Snowdonia National Park makes it an ideal base for exploring the many attractions of North Wales too. Bala Lake (home to Alice, the little Welsh steam engine who provides a wonderfully nostalgic way of seeing the scenery) and the Berwyn Mountains in Mid-Wales are also within easy reach for a day trip, as are the attractive medieval town of Shrewsbury and Roman city of Chester, both just an hour’s drive away. The stunning Welsh coastline for a day by the sea is within easy driving distance - in particular we recommend the golden sands of Aberdovey and also Harlech with its stunning castle. Other attractions within easy reach include King Arthur’s Labyrinth for a day of myth and legend and an all-weather activity that is sure to captivate; Zip World (the World’s fastest zipline) and Bounce Below underground trampolines both near Blaenau Ffestiniog; the Centre for Alternative Technology and a great choice of country houses, gardens and heritage sites, including Powis and Chirk castles and Erddig country house (all National Trust properties).

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Owner details:

Andrew & Alison Dawson joined Independent Cottages in January 2015


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Amenities / Facilities

  • Log Burner
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Pub Nearby
  • Bike Storage
  • Kingsize +
  • Piano
  • Garden/ Outside Area
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite/ cable TV
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Dish washer
  • CD Player
  • Shower
  • Bath
  • WiFi

Location (Powys)

Accommodation comprises:

  • Porch at the front where you can store coats and boots.
  • Lounge with comfy seating, beamed ceiling, television, DVD player and impressive inglenook fireplace housing the wood-burning stove.
  • Spacious dining/living area with traditional Welsh dresser, table which can seat six guests.
  • Well-equipped kitchen with terracotta-tiled floor, dishwasher, fridge, microwave and ample utensils and crockery.
  • Separate utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer and WC.
  • Three bedrooms: king-size room, double and twin room with bunk beds.
  • Family bathroom with WC, wash basin, separate shower and bath.

Outside: Pretty terraced garden with exceptional views, patio area, lawned areas and summerhouse. Plenty of off-road parking for three cars at the front of the cottage.

Additional information: Bed linen and towels provided with beds made up ready for arrival. The cottage is centrally heated. Initial wood provided for the stove and sold thereafter at cost. Weekly rentals from Saturday. Short break weekends (3 nights) from Friday and 4 nights from Monday. One well-behaved dog welcome. Young children may need to be supervised in the terraced garden at the back of the cottage. There are some low doorways in the cottage - extra care needed for taller people.

Nant Llachar Cottage Tariff & Supplementary Information

Season Weekly Rate Short Breaks

Sat, 23rd Oct 2021 - Fri, 29th Oct 2021
Changeover: Saturday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£825

Short breaks
not available


Sat, 30th Oct 2021 - Fri, 12th Nov 2021
Changeover: Saturday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£525

Short breaks
not available


Sat, 13th Nov 2021 - Fri, 17th Dec 2021
Changeover: Saturday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£450

Short breaks
not available


Sat, 18th Dec 2021 - Fri, 7th Jan 2022
Changeover: Saturday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£1,150

Short breaks
not available


Fri, 14th Jan 2022 - Thu, 10th Feb 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£465

Short breaks
not available


Fri, 11th Feb 2022 - Thu, 24th Feb 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£695

Short breaks
not available


Fri, 25th Feb 2022 - Thu, 24th Mar 2022
Changeover: Friday, Min Nights: 7

7 Nights
£545

Short breaks
not available

Bedroom Configuration:
Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms (1 King, 1 Double & 1 Twin)
Children:
Yes
Dogs/Pets:
1 dog welcome
Accessibility:
Unlikely to be suitable for wheelchair users. Please discuss any specific accessibility requirements with the owner
Smoking:
No smoking
Preferred Arrival Day:
Saturday
Payment Options:
Paypal, Cheque, Bank Transfer
Booking Conditions:
Please refer to the owner for accessibility requirements, booking terms / conditions and cancellation policy.
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Andrew & Alison Dawson
Member Since January 2015

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