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Traditional Welsh Cottages With Amazing Views Over the Welsh Countryside - Dinas Sleeps 2 (1 Bedroom)



Updated: 09-Oct-2016
Cottages in Ponterwyd, Nr. Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales - Peaceful Location Near Nant Arian, Sweetlamb Rally Complex And Devils Bridge

There is a public house and shop within a 5 minute walk, with Nant Arian, Devils Bridge, Nant Y Moch all within a 5 minute drive.Ideally situated for walkers, mountain biking, hiking, fishing and Bird Watching. The bustling university and market town of Aberystwyth is about 15 minutes by car, which is also ideal for Restaurants, Pubs and Shopping. Dolcarne Cottages offer you a quiet retreat with amazing wildlife and amazing views with added quality of a slate, oak and granite finish.

Details for holiday cottage Dinas Sleeps 2 (1 Bedroom), 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, 1 Bathroom

Ground Floor: Lounge - Log burner and Sofa bed with Smart TV and wifi, Kitchen - Well equipped with Granite work surfaces and oak units with Dining area with French doors opening onto the patio area. Bathroom - Modern Large Shower room with heated towel rail and power shower.

First Floor: Double Bedroom with traditional sash windows with views over the welsh countryside.

Log Burning Stove. Microwave. Washing Machine. Fridge/Freezer. Toaster. Kettle. CD player. Alarm Clocks. Iron/Ironing board. Bedding. Towels. Patio with sitting-out area, Terrace and Furniture. Private Parking.

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

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About the Owner

The owners Martin and Emma Samuel live in Llanilar, near Aberystwyth. As property investors rent both long term and short term rental accommodation. Emma used to live in Ponterwyd and her family still reside in the village. We enjoy using the cottages with our Children to relax and enjoy the beautiful Views. We pride ourselves by renting quality properties.

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2 Reviews

2 holidaymaker reviews


Perfect Gem Of A Cottage

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Dinas cottage 8th-11th July, what an amazing little gem it is. We were real impressed with the level of detail focused on the guest feeling they'd stepped through the door of something special. Dinas is renovated and furnished to a very high standard throughout and it's so peaceful and cosy. This is the best cottage I have had the pleasure of staying in and I highly recommend staying there. The views are fantastic, short drive up the road and you're at Devils Bridge Waterfalls. Bottom line; perfect cottage.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank You for leaving a great review, we appreciate all feedback as we want everybody to have the best possible stay. Hope to see you again in the future. Thanks/Diolch
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What a gem!

  • 5 of 5

Dinas has been very tastefully renovated in a lovely blend of high quality contemporary and original features... We had a lovely stay, MTBing in nearby Nant Yr Arian. Great views, quiet location, very comfortable and well equipped.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 3, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Caroline, It gives us great satisfaction that people are enjoying the cottages after our extensive refurbishment and hard work. Hope to see you again!
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From the Owner

Bought as a derelict cottage, Dolcarne was purchased as a run down shell which was totally renovated to current building regulations. Making it a modernized high quality finished property with state of the art insulation and hand crafted windows, doors and A frames, but keeping the traditional features of a 250 year old grade 2 listed Welsh Cottage.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Cardiff at 80 Miles Nearest Barpub : George Borrow at 200 Metres Nearest Golf : Aberystwyth at 13 Miles Nearest Train : Aberystwyth at 13 Miles Nearest Restaurant : George Borrow at 200 Metres Nearest Beach : Aberystwyth at 13 Miles Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

Ideally situated for walkers, mountain biking, hiking, fishing and Bird Watching.


By car Aberystwyth beach is 12 miles away and Ynyslas sandy beach 20 miles.


By Car Devils Bridge 3 miles, Aberystwyth 12 miles, Newtown 25 miles, Builth Wells 35 miles.

Further Details:

There is a public house which serves bar meals all day a petrol station with shop that sells a variety of food, drink and alcohol within a 5 minute walk.


Rental rates

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3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Bookings can be made by bacs, credit card or cheque in post. 30% minimum is required at time of booking or 100% if within 90 days of stay. Call booking or enquiries

Changeover Day:
Friday is the preferred change over day for a 7 day stay, but long weekends are also available.

Notes on prices:
Short Breaks with a minimum of three nights are available from £220.00

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Updated: 09-Oct-2016
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From the Owner

You won't find many cottages like these in Wales, bought back to a high standard with the traditional feel of a 18th century cottage.

Property Type

  • cottage


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic


  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Dining
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub ...


  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only

Location Type

  • mountain
  • rural
  • village


  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis


  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure


  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed


  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue


  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • Notes on accommodation: •Washing machine •wifi •Internet access •Docking Station •Cot available •Satellite & Smart TV •Fuel & power included •Highchair available •Linen included •Towels included •Parking available •Log burning stove Outside: The outside of this property could arguably be it's best attraction, the views are amazing, the handmade bulky benches and picnic table are a great feature. With access to a barbecue, log shed and patio heater. You are able to park directly outside the cottage doors for easier loading/unloading.

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