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Nant y Mynydd

Tre'r Ddol, Mid Wales & Cardigan Bay (Ref. 917853)



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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
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  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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4 Customer Review(s)

  • “Many y Mynydd was a lovely place to stay.”

    Very warm and homely. Great base for lots of trips out. Very friendly owner, on hand for any help or advice needed.

    Very warm and homely. Great base for lots of trips out. Very friendly owner, on hand for any help or advice needed.

    - R, October 2021

The property

Boasting a beautiful blue exterior and an equally elegant interior comprising of contemporary furnishing and stylish decor, Nant y Mynydd is a wonderful cottage from which to explore both the coast and countryside of Wales.

Perfect for a break with family or friends, this idyllic location is great for those seeking a getaway full of outdoor adventure.

Set within the foothills of the Cambrian Mountains and within 4 miles, a 5 minute drive, of the Blue flag beach of Borth and Ynyslas, the setting for the hit TV drama Hinterland it is equal distance between the University town of Aberystwyth and the town of Machynlleth.

Step into the open-plan living space to be greeted by a bright and airy setting with charming art decor and a contemporary finish.

At the centre of the kitchen area is the breakfast bar, where you can gather to enjoy a hearty morning meal ahead of a day of rambling in the countryside, or spread out at the dining table with a full English feast with the assistance of the appliances in the kitchen letting you easily prepare all your favourites in no time.

Sit with a cup of tea in the sitting area of the room, or in the winter months, the separate sitting room makes a wonderful spot to delve into a good book with the woodburning stove providing an extra bit of warmth.

French Doors open to the side patio area, with pleasant views towards the coast, great for watching sunsets.

On the first floor are three bedrooms, consisting of a king-size, a double and a single room which accommodates a truckle bed to provide for the extra guest, all serviced by an impressive family bathroom, providing both a bath and a separate shower room, there's plenty of space for the whole group to rest and rejuvenate.

Head out in the morning to soak up the first glimpses of the sun, before heading to the local shop to grab a pint of milk, or in the evenings, the pub makes a great spot for a more indulgent pint.

Head towards Machynlleth for a day out full of fun, stopping at the RSPB Ynys-hir the setting 3 years running of BBC’s Springwatch nature programme, and then the fabulous Dyfi Osprey project, see Glesni and Monty nest and raise their chicks.

Amazing nature is on your front doorstep.The Dyfi area is designated as a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.

In Machynlleth there’s a weekly Wednesday street market you can get lost in the culture of the Museum of Modern Art or embark on a journey into the National Park of Snowdonia for scenery and wildlife like no other.

The road to Corris brings you to the Centre of Alternative Technology, where you can explore all manner of environmentally friendly things, King Arthurs Labyrinth and the craft centre are a little further up the valley.

In Aberystwyth visit the National Library of Wales and also Kings College building the place where Prince Charles stayed when he was studying in Aberystwyth.

Watch dolphins play in the bay at sunset and the spectacular starling murmeration, where around 4000 starlings will come to nest under Aberystwyth pier in the winter evenings.

Many many more activities and adventures are on your doorstep.

The beautiful beach of Borth brings at low tide the exposed remains of a forest which is estimated to be over 3,000 years old.

Ynyslas is a particularly attractive stretch of Mid Wales coastline that provides quite a contrast to the stony beaches at Aberystwyth.

Situated a short drive north of Borth, the Ynyslas National Nature Reserve is dominated by an ever-changing sand dune landscape, which is home to an array of rare plants and wildlife, including colourful orchids early in the summertime.

You may also see creatures such as lizards and wading birds in the area.With views inland and across the estuary to Aberdovey, Ynyslas is a great spot for walking or relaxing with waymarked boardwalks, trails through the dunes and a visitor centre open from Easter till September that has more information about the plants and wildlife of the area.

Nant y Mynydd is the ultimate base for your next retreat to Wales.


  • Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size, 1 x double and 1 x single with truckle
  • Bathroom with bath, handheld shower, separate shower, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove
  • Oil central heating and woodburning stove
  • Gas range cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, TV, WiFi and a selection of books
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for two cars
  • Rear garden with lawn, decking and patio with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking of any kind permitted in the property
  • Shop and pub 0.1 miles
  • Please note: Owner lives in the annex attached to the property

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About the location


Machynlleth 8.6 miles; Aberystwyth 9.1 miles

Tre'r Ddôl is a wonderful Welsh village and community found in north Ceredigion, between the towns of Aberystwyth and Machynlleth. Within the area you can find all the essentials for any self-catered stay, including the community-run shop of Cletwr providing you with any last minute essentials as well as offering local produce, vegetarian, vegan and gluten free stock too. The shop also provides a delightful café, making a great stop off after a day of rambling in the Welsh countryside, with a rewarding home-made cake to accompany your coffee. The area also boasts a charming pub where you can indulge in an ale and enjoy a hearty meal ahead of your day's adventure. Nearby Machynlleth hosts an array of attractions, including its Museum of Modern Art, a wider selection of eateries and easy access into the beauty of Snowdonia National Park where you will experience scenery and wildlife like no other, the perfect way to try something different whilst experiencing Wales in all of its glory. Head to Aberystwyth for a day out at the coast, where you can roam the Royal Pier, build castles on the golden sands of South Beach and get lost in culture in the museum and art gallery within the town's centre; there's plenty to do at any time of year. With easy access to both the coast and countryside of Wales, Tre'r Ddol provides a wonderful area from which to explore all of its excitement.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas