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Willow 80

(Ref. 992337)

Llansteffan near Carmarthen, South Wales & Pembrokeshire Show on map

4.2

Sykes rating

  • 4 Guests

  • 2 Bedrooms

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets Yes

Features

  • Swimming pool
  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Garden / Patio
  • Games Room
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

Accuracy of the listing
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  • welcome (8)
  • lovely (8)
  • comfortable (7)
  • enjoyed (7)
  • good (6)
  • chalet (6)

18 Customer Reviews

  • "Lovely stay had a problem with a wasp nest which I think had been raised in July by previous guests we were unable to have the large window open which in the heat was unbearable we went out and bought a fan which helped and also some wasp nest killer which got rid of the nest very quickly."

    Freezer was completely frozen and unusable but didn't effect us as we didn't need it anyway bedroom window not able to open. We enjoyed our stay and despite having the few setbacks listed would definitely return as it was lovely setting close to the beach

    Reviewed by Mandy3.4Sep 2023

  • "Wasp nest in the roof."

    I was stung once, my dog stung twice and needed a vet. Shower attachment leaks badly. General level of maintenance poor. Kitchen pans poor.

    Reviewed by David1.9Aug 2023

  • "Lovely stay at a lovely cottage again."

    Comfy beds, kitchen well stocked with all we needed & lovely welcome gift. Thank you. We didn't want to open lounge window though due to wasps nest so this may need to be looked at by someone (not the owners fault) Thank you again x

    thankyou for lovely review you were perfect guests, please come again, sorry about the wasps Property Owner

    Reviewed by Lynda5.0Jul 2023

  • "Thank you for allowing us to stay at your lovely holiday home."

    1st visit to this part of Wales & it's a beautiful area. Will definitely stay again some time. Loved the camp pheasant which comes around twice daily imitating steam train whistle from Gwilli Railway - We named him Ivor after the engine LOL.

    Reviewed by Terry5.0May 2023

  • "Very comfortable well equipped property."

    We had a very enjoyable stay. The welcome pack was much appreciated.

    thank you very much appreciated Property Owner

    Reviewed by Heather5.0Sep 2022

  • "Owner was very approachable, friendly & helpful when we had an issue."

    We would like to Thank her for her for her support & timely action. Cottage was comfortable, clean, cosy & we all enjoyed our stay. It was as good as our last stay approx 2 years ago.

    thankyou, you were perfect guests hope to see you again next year. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Lynda5.0Aug 2022

  • "Chalet has everything you need for a weekend away and the owner had left a food welcome hamper which was lovely."

    Overall the chalet has all the requires amenities - oven, kettle, TV, tea and coffee was provided - but I feel like the whole unit needs a refurbishment as it is quite dated. Cleanliness was OK - mostly clean but I did find some clumps of dust and hair on a couple of the surfaces.

    Reviewed by Angharad3.4May 2022

  • "The only thing we found a bit unpleasant was a slight smell of drains, and quite a lot of flies."

    But that could be from the estuary. Very comfy little chalet with everything you could want. Lovely little goodies left and even dog biscuits. Enjoyed very much.

    Reviewed by Linda5.0Sep 2021

  • "Lovely quiet holiday park & comfortable accommodation ensured we had a relaxing week away."

    This was our second time here so we knew what to expect. Thank you for our treats on arrival; they were appreciated by all of us & were a pleasant surprise after our long journey. The chalet was small but clean & comfortable for our family (2 adults, 1 teen & dog), very light & airy due to the large windows & we enjoyed making use of the garden furniture when the Welsh weather allowed! The kitchen was adequately equipped to enable us to prepare evening meals. Location good for visiting the local towns, countryside & wonderful sandy, dog friendly beaches.

    Reviewed by Caroline4.1Aug 2021

  • "The owner left a few treats and necessities on our arrival which made us feel welcome ."

    There were ample supplies of tea , coffee and cleaning essentials.Our sons enjoyed the ample collection of DVDs. The cottage was comfortable and the cooking equipment and facilities enabled us to ccok evening meals when required. Good value for money and a great location near Llansteffan beach.

    Reviewed by Catherine4.7Jun 2021

  • "Small comfortable accommodation."

    A good rural situation near the coastal walk and other walks. Enjoyable edible “treats” left by the owners were very appreciated.

    Reviewed by Gillie3.4May 2021

  • "UNABLE TO COOK AS STOVE WOULD NOT WORK AND COULD NOT BE FIXED WHILE I WAS THERE ..."

    UNABLE TO COOK AS STOVE WOULD NOT WORK AND COULD NOT BE FIXED WHILE I WAS THERE MOST OF SHOPPING THAT I HAD BROUGHT COULD NOT BE USED DUE TO THE STOVE NOT WORKING

    Thank you for your feedback, we are sorry you experienced the stove within the property, the property owner has now had this replaced. Unfortunately due to it not being mentioned to late within the stay the owner was unable to replace this before your departure. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Martin2.8Dec 2020

  • "Really enjoyed the holiday, chalet was clean and comfortable."

    Communication was good would recommend Sykes Cottages.

    Reviewed by Marcena5.0Oct 2020

  • "The cottage was as we expected it to be, cosy and compact and in a quiet area, just what we wanted"

    Reviewed by Robert4.4Sep 2020

  • "Facilities at willow were excellent,location was ideal, very clean and comfortable even left us a welcome package which was very thoughtful."

    in general excellent and will use again . once again thank you.

    Reviewed by Steven5.0Oct 2019

  • "Lovely little place, easy to find (as per instructions) lovely welcome gift left for us!"

    Lots of room for us to store our luggage, although the master bedroom could have done with one more drawer unit. Decking was made use of in the evenings to relax and watch the sun go down and the kids enjoyed the open air. The On site swimming pool was great, spacious and well frequented by our family. Great location, lots of places within easy driving distance (Llansteffan and it’s beach and castle) and Folly Farm wasn’t too far away. All in all we had a lovely time staying there and a great time of year to visit

    Reviewed by Joanna4.7Aug 2019

  • "Very nice and well equiped chalet."

    Great welcome pack, bagels, milk etc. Good base for visiting main cities, the Gower and Brecon Beacons. Would include better directions to site, i.e. turn off main road where road sign says Maison Hotel.

    Reviewed by Lawrence4.7Jun 2019

  • "Lovely and peaceful site."

    No facilities on site. Little information on where things were in chalet. Very hit and miss as to what was provided once there. However, lovely welcome hot cross buns and pikelets. Would consider a return.

    Reviewed by Louise4.4Apr 2019

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Summary

  • The property can only accept 3 night bookings or longer
  • The property is adult only (sorry, no children/teenagers)
  • All ground floor
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x triple bunk (a double bed and single bed)
  • Shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Lounge/diner with electric fire.
  • Electric central heating with electric fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for 1 car
  • Enclosed, fenced area at the side of the property with furniture, and a hedge at the side too for some added privacy
  • One well-behaved dog welcome - £20 pet charge
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 2 miles and pub 1 mile, restaurant 2 mins walk
  • Note: On-site swimming pool is open during summer holidays only at discretion of the site owner, so isn't always open
  • Note: Laundry facilities available on-site
  • Note: Electric provided through coin meter provided by the owner
  • Note: This property does not accept children under 6 years of age
  • The property can only accept 3 night bookings or longer Note: Strictly holiday bookings only- No Social services & No Worker bookings

The property

This pretty chalet is situated near the village of Llansteffan on Elmrise Park.

Suited for families, this ground floor retreat is a cosy little environment to make your own, modern and inviting, with charming furnishings included.

Enter the property via a hallway and you will arrive at a contemporary kitchen, with white units and black counter-tops; sitting next to a lounge/diner, which boasts an electric fire for warmth in the evening.

There are a selection of books and games available for the little ones, and a DVD player, which will come in handy on a rainy day.

Two bedrooms are perfect for the family to experience a good night's sleep, comprising of a bunk room with a lower double bed and upper single, and a separate double room, each complete with storage space.

A shower room conveniently lies between the two.

Outdoors you can you can enjoy the small garden area, bordered by an enclosed fence, and home to a decked patio with table and chairs, and a bench.

On the park, there is a picnic area in amongst the mature woodland grounds, perfect for dog walking, as well as the remains of an oxbow lake, The Bishop's Pond, which draws in wildlife and boasts a lovely display of yellow waterlilies in summer.

The lovely village of Llansteffan is a mile and half away from the chalet and has a beautiful beach perfect for a summer family day out.

It also has some lovely walks, a castle and a selection of eateries.

Carmarthenshire is known as the ‘Garden of Wales’, and the beautiful coast provides the ideal backdrop for a wide range of activities.

There is excellent walking, cycling, birdwatching, fishing and golf available, as well as many country parks, show caves, gold mines, steam railways and castles to visit.

A promising choice for you and your loved ones.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £75.

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About the location

LLANSTEFFAN

Carmarthen 7 miles.

Llansteffan is a lovely seaside village with its own castle ruins, post office, general store and pub serving local food. Just a short journey takes you to the county town of Carmarthen with numerous shops, tea rooms, restaurants and pubs, and a daily market. This beautiful part of Wales has everything for a perfect holiday, from the peace of the vast sandy beaches to the noise and excitement of the motor racing track at Pembrey. A visit to Dylan Thomas' Boat House at Laugharne, a day exploring the castles, mills and craft centres dotted around the scenic countryside or a day enjoying the walks right from the doorstep of this perfect base make for a wonderful experience for all the family.

Property does not accept worker bookings.
Note: This property does not accept children under 6 years of age
The property can only accept 3 night bookings or longer.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas