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Llwynpur Cottage

Porthyrhyd, South Wales & Pembrokeshire (Ref. 1004358)


Very good

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi


7 Customer Reviews

  • "A beautiful,well equipped cottage."

    Situated in the countryside where you get peace and quiet and plenty of wildlife.Close to Pembrey Country park which has plenty of activities for children and adults and a wonderful clean sandy beach.Lots of pubs with lovely food within a short drive. Very close to National Botanical gardens of Wales which is well worth a visit. Would not hesitate to recommend this cottage.

    Reviewed by SarahJul 2021

  • "A lovely farm cottage."

    Very friendly and helpful owner. Clean. Well equipped kitchen. Comfortable beds. Good sized gardens and plenty of parking space. Ideal for pet owners, as two of the bedrooms have separate outside access. Only downsides were poor internet speed and mobile signals - almost inevitable deep in the Welsh countryside!

    Thank you for your comments about the cottage we are glad you had a pleasant stay. We are sorry about the WI-FI there was an external issue with our provider and this has now been rectified. Please stay safe and we hope to see you again in the near future. Property Owner

    Reviewed by HowardJun 2021

  • "Fantastic farmhouse once found down the long lane to it!"

    !. The house had everything you would need to self cater & too spend many hours in. Big enough areas for the family to split themselves up if needed. 3 x bedrooms 1 x double ensuite, 2 x twin bedded rooms 1 x bathroom within the farmhouse & an annex room just outside the front door which also had an ensuite bathroom. 1 x huge living room, 1 x snug room leading to a big kitchen area with another back door leading out on to the rear lawn area. The farmhouse is in such a peaceful & tranquil area that you could hear nothing but the wildlife, the dogs enjoyed the grounds around the house going mad at all the different animal scents. Took the in-laws away for a week to cheer them up, although the farmhouse had many steps inside they both managed them well which was a relief. Within easy reach of 2 x supermarkets Tesco`s & Morrisons being the closest it was easy to get the food in for the week. Good location for many of the lovely towns & beaches to visit, many within 45mins to 1 hour. Lovely owners who we met a couple of times to make sure everything was ok.

    Reviewed by MikeOct 2019

  • "Track from the main road to the cottage very difficult to use especially in wet weather."

    Steps outside property are fairly steep. Apart from that the cottage is amazing, well equipped, comfortable and homely.

    Reviewed by MartinOct 2019

  • "Very quiet & peaceful."

    Very relaxing.

    Reviewed by LyndonSep 2019

  • "We had a lovely time in the cottage,we only stayed a couple of days but found plenty to do in the area, the cottage was remote and peacefull, no noise at night only owls."

    had lots of fun bat spotting in the evening and star watching, even saw a few shooting stars, we'll definately come back again.

    Reviewed by LizaAug 2019

  • "Accommodation was ideal for our party of four adults and four children (aged 10 to 14 years)."

    The converted barn was spacious, well appointed and had a lovely homely feeling. The location was great allowing visits to many lovely beaches within a 30 to 45 minute drive and also provided seclusion in a very quiet countryside location. Would have no hesitation in returning.

    Reviewed by MichaelAug 2019

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The property

Set in deep Carmarthen countryside, this stone-built cottage boasts uninterrupted views over luscious greenery, near the small villages of Porthyrhyd and Llanddarog.

This delightful accommodation is approached via a country road and is ideal for families and friends looking to explore the beautiful south coast, where you have Pembrey Country Park, Carmarthen town, Brecon Beacons, the many castles and beaches of Carmarthenshire and the stunning Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.

With a bright and spacious interior, a mix of modern and traditional furnishings and tasteful décor throughout, what more could you ask for in a holiday to Wales?

Spend your relaxation time in the lounge on the ground floor, with a Smart TV.

A second TV is on an axle between the kitchen/dining and the seating area where you can watch your favourite progammes from the dining table and seating area.

This interior space is laid out with a few steps down to the kitchen, perfect for enjoying hearty feasts, competitive board games and late night chats before bed.

Climb to the living room on the first floor and spend an evening in front of the woodburning stove, which will be much-appreciated on return from a long walk or cycle ride during the cooler seasons.

Enjoy a game of pool with your loved ones and throw open the French door to reveal a flourishing garden in summertime.

A further set of stairs lead to the first of the bedrooms, including a double with its very own en-suite shower room and a twin.

A few more steps up will take you to the mezzanine landing overlooking the pool table, through to the second twin room, which is ideal for those travelling with children.

An annexe on the ground floor which has a separate entrance, has a king size bed and an en-suite bathroom.

This is ideal for a couple who like the peace and quiet away from the main house and yet only 5 steps away, same level, from the main entrance.

Find a range of amenities close by, including shops, pubs and restaurants, as well as Carmarthen's Norman castle and site of a Roman amphitheatre, as well as many opportunities for walking, birdwatching, cycling and golf.

Explore the finest gardens in Wales at the National Botanic Gardens and Aberglasney Gardens which is set in the stunning Tywi Valley.

Spend a day at the beach or on the dry ski slopes at Pembrey Country Park and discover a selection of unusual shops at Llandeilo.

This is a fantastic retreat for your next holiday to Wales.


  • Over two floors
  • Four bedrooms: 1 x second floor double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 2 x second floor twin
  • Second floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC, ground floor cloakroom
  • Kitchen/diner
  • 4th bedroom is on ground floor annexe with bathroom
  • Utility
  • First floor living room with woodburning stove
  • Second floor snug/lounge.
  • Oil central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, 2 x Smart TVs, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair available
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Garden at rear with lawned area and patio furniture
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 2.5 miles, pub 2.5 miles
  • Note: There is a driveway at this property with a stone lane.

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About the location


Carmarthen 5 miles.

Porthyrhyd is a small village in Carmarthenshire, with the river Mynys flowing through it, which gives the village its name - "Gateway to the Ford". In the heart of the village you will find two traditional pubs serving good food and a general store and post office. Perfectly located to explore all the surrounding attractions, Porthyrhyd allows visitors to stay close at home to enjoy walks and cycle rides, or head to the coast to enjoy the Millenium cycle track. Venture a few miles to the wonderful Aberglasney Gardens, Pembrey Country Park with superb sandy beach and dry ski slope, Ffos Las racecourse, Kidwelly Castle, the steam railway at Carmarthen and much more. For the shoppers in your party you have the choice of larger shopping towns of Swansea and Carmarthen plus the beautifully unique shops in nearby Llandeilo. A perfect base for a wonderful holiday all year round.

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