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Waterwheel Cottage

Drefach Felindre, South Wales & Pembrokeshire (Ref. 935944)

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  • Sleeps 5

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi


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20 Customer Review(s)

  • Mrs Forgan

    “Cottage was very clean, warm and comfortable.”

    Owners lived on site and were very friendly and helpful. Good position to explore this part of Wales.

    Owners lived on site and were very friendly and helpful. Good position to explore this part of Wales.

    - Mrs Forgan, September 2020

Dolgoch Mill Cottages

A trio of characterful cottages sitting within a converted wool mill, alongside a babbling stream and nestled around a courtyard within the hamlet of Drefelin and close to the popular market town of Newcastle Emlyn. These well-equipped, rural cottages sit amidst a wooded valley and offer cosy and intimate accommodation. They have been furnished in an inviting and coordinated manner with light and airy, well-equipped kitchens and separate sitting rooms with comfortable seating to relax into after a day exploring the fabulous west Wales countryside and coastline. They all have Smart TVs, DVDs, WiFi, central heating and access to the shared gardens and wonderful views that surround the cottages. All the holiday cottages have their own unique identity. The cottages are equidistant between the riverside market town of Newcastle Emlyn with its antique shops, cafés and restaurants and the rural town of Llandysul, perfect to browse a few shops and relax over a coffee. Within walking distance are pubs, a convenience store and the National Wool Museum. The coast is less than half an hour’s drive away, with a selection of pretty harbourside towns, such as the seaside resort of New Quay, famous for its resident dolphin population where you can catch a sightseeing boat trip, the fabulous sands of Penbryn and the little coves of Llangrannog and Cwmtydu. There are various outdoor activities with canoeing on the River Teifi in nearby Llandysul, fabulous cycle trails in the Brechfa Forest that leads out onto the heathland-topped Llanllwni Mountain, and great opportunities for walking locally or along the coastal paths linking the little coves and sandy beaches. A perfect trio of Teifi Valley cottages, each an ideal base for couples, groups or a small family looking to make the most of the fabulous wooded valleys and fantastic west Wales countryside, while being a short walk to a village and close to the beautiful coastline of Cardigan Bay, rich in quaint harbour side villages and enthralling wildlife. A myriad of footpaths criss-cross the area and the surrounding countryside opens up fabulous days of walking, cycling and visiting some gems of a golden era, such as the nearby National Wool Museum, also the site of one of only a few working wool mills. The River Teifi is renowned for excellent fishing and has some fabulous riverside towns and villages as it meanders down to the coastline.

The property

A comfortable terraced cottage that sits within a converted mill, with seating areas in communal grounds, surrounded by striking wooded valley countryside near to Cardigan Bay and the lovely sandy beaches and hidden coves of West Wales.

There is a comfortable sitting room with Smart TV, DVD and access to a bright well-equipped kitchen with dining area leading out onto the gardens and valley views. Upstairs there are three comfortable bedrooms and a shower room.

Buzzards and kites can be seen soaring through the valley and birds of all kinds frequent the well maintained gardens.

An ideal base for a slightly larger group or family, close to a thriving rural town and amazing beaches.

The original wool mill waterwheel, in need of some repair, can be seen at the end of the gardens and the owners are more than happy for you to inspect it closer.

Note: This cottage can be booked with Refs: 935945 and 935946, together they sleep 13.

Please note parking for 1 car per cottage only due to restricted space.


  • Over three floors
  • Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x second floor twin (Zip&link) which can be changed into super king on request, 1 x single
  • Shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen with dining area
  • Sitting room with electric fire.
  • Oil central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, Smart TV with FreeSat, DVD, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair on request
  • Off-road parking for one car
  • Seating areas in shared garden
  • Shop and pub 10 mins walk
  • Sorry, no dogs and no smoking
  • Note: Stream runs alongside property, with restricted access, but children to be supervised
  • Note: There are sloping ceilings in the twin bedroom
  • Note: The staircase is open tread
  • Note: The owner is live on site
  • Note: Parking is strictly one car per cottage unless agreed beforehand with the owners
  • Property website: http://selfcateringcottagesinwales.co.uk/
  • Note: Property accepts babes-in-arms but no infants due to property layout

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About the location


Llandysul 6.6 miles; Newcastle Emlyn 4.5 miles.

Drefach Felindre is a small village in Carmarthenshire nestled in the heart of three converging valleys and surrounded by wooded valleys and lovely walks. It is home to the National Woollen Mill, a real glimpse into Wales' rural industrial heritage. Drefach Felindre is close to the popular bustling market town of Newcastle Emlyn and the wider stretches of the meandering River Teifi, popular with walkers, canoeists and fisherman. Newcastle Emlyn has a good selection of antiques, craft and jewellery shops alongside many pubs, tea rooms and restaurants, as well as a ruined castle to explore. The rugged Cardiganshire coastline is just a short drive away with its wonderful sandy beaches. Why not take a boat trip to spot dolphins and seals at New Quay or visit the town of Carmarthen? Also in the area is Dylan Thomas' Boat House in Laugharne, Cenarth Falls, paintballing, Folly Farm Adventure Park and Zoo, Oakwood Theme Park and train rides at Henllan, plenty to keep you occupied for the whole of your holiday.

Please note parking for 1 car per cottage only due to restricted space.
Note: Property accepts babes-in-arms but no infants due to property layout.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

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