Lampeter 3 miles.
This charming holiday cottage, converted from an old barn near Lampeter, set on a hill above the village of Cellan enjoys far-reaching open countryside views, semi-detached located next to the owners’ farmhouse.
With high quality furnishings and décor throughout, this Lampeter cottage offers a great space for families and friends wishing to stay in Wales together and to explore the fantastic local countryside.
The spacious open plan living area has everything that the cook in your party will need to produce fine family meals, which can be enjoyed around the dining table or on the decked patio outside.
For cooler evenings, settle in front of the roaring woodburner or unwind in your own space in one of the superbly-presented bedrooms.
A solid wooden stairway leads to the master bedroom, with its sumptuous four poster king-sized bed and Juliet balcony, encouraging an early night with a book, with views across the quiet, surrounding countryside.
Spend relaxing hours on the lawn while the younger ones enjoy the swings, slide, sandpit and a game of basketball or stroll through the owners’ fields where you will discover the ruins of a Roman fort and a silver/lead mine.
Walks or cycle rides from the doorstep of the cottage will be both invigorating and scenic, through country lanes or along the river.
The nearby University town of Lampeter beckons for afternoon teas, a taste of local produce at the regular markets.
Browse around the small shops at your leisure.
Explore the magnificent Welsh coastline of Cardigan Bay, Aberaeron a pretty Regency harbour town, sandy beaches such as New Quay and Llangrannog, castles, museums, old mills and craft centres.
The area also boasts several National Trust properties, Llanerchaeron , and the Dolau Cothi Gold Mines, where you can try your hand at panning for gold.
All are within easy reach of the cottage.
On sunny summer days or wild and windy winter ones, Ceredigion’s spectacular coastline is one of the finest choices for a day out where dolphins can often be spotted.
Whatever is planned, you will look forward to returning to this charming Lampeter cottage.
Three bedrooms: 1 x four poster king-sized bed with TV and Juliet balcony, 1 x twin, 1 x single with pull-out stacker bed. Bathroom with corner Jacuzzi bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburner. Utility.
About the location
Carmarthen 23 miles; Aberystwyth 25 miles; Cardigan 29 miles.
Lampeter is the smallest and oldest university town in Wales, and boasts a fine selection of small, locally-owned shops. It's also home to a museum, a Welsh quilt museum and has a wealth of unique tea rooms, pubs and restaurants, regular markets and a fine food festival. Surrounded by beautiful rolling hills and rivers, the area is ideal for walkers, cyclists and nature lovers. The lovely market town of Llandovery and picturesque Aberaeron Harbour are both just short drives away and the nearby Dolaucothi Gold Mines are well worth a visit. The coastlines of Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire are also within a short drive offering spectacular sandy beaches, superb coastal walks and the opportunity to venture out on boat trips to spot some dolphins in their natural habitat. From ancient castles to modern theme parks, Lampeter is a great base to enjoy a holiday all year round.