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3 & 4 bed cottages, pool, gardens, balcony terrace, dog friendly - Orchard Cottage

Overview

Property

Updated: 22-Nov-2016
Cottages in Bettws Cedewain, Newtown, Powys, Wales Tranquil Location, 1 Mile From Village Pub

Highgate Cottages offer luxury, self catering holiday cottages in Newtown, Powys, with easy access to Welshpool, Montgomery, Llanidloes, Montgomeryshire and surrounding areas of Mid Wales. Set within the beautiful grounds of Highgate House, the cottage's balcony terrace and tranquil mill pool make this a truly unique setting. our 3 & 4 bedroom barn conversion cottages are the perfect location to do as much or as little as you like. Email for direct booking without service fee.

Details for holiday cottage Orchard Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, 2 Bathrooms, 1 Separate WC

Orchard cottage is beamed & has oak & ceramic floors with under floor heating throughout. The Cottage is decorated, furnished & equipped to a very high standard. The cottage has the benefit of a private terrace overlooking the trout pool immediately below, and lovely lawned gardens beyond.

  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Myself, my husband and our 2 young children live in Highgate farmhouse, with the cottages set in the grounds. We also share Highgate with our very friendly dog Bessie, 3 miniature Shetland ponies and 2 young alpacas. Find updates, photos and special offers on our Facebook page, Highgate Cottages.

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8 Reviews

5
based on 8 holidaymaker reviews

5

Brilliant stay

  • 5 of 5

Had a great relaxing short break, lovely and clean and comfortable bedding, recommended

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

A relaxing week at the cottage with stunning grounds

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful cottage, clean, tidy and everything we needed even stairgate and highchair on request. It was perfect for our family including toddler and dog.

The grounds are stunning with the advantage of a fishing pool. The patio area is perfect for relaxing. My little boy especially loved the animals.

Newtown and Welshpool are a short drive away and there are nearby gardens and Powys castle to visit.

We would recommend this cottage and may return next year.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Supadupa

  • 5 of 5

Quiet location, extremely clean with all essentials - recommended

  • Review Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Peaceful weekend

  • 5 of 5

peaceful and relaxing weekend spent walking, drinking and chatting, all in fabulous surrounds, what more can you ask for??

  • Review Submitted: May 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Warm, comfortable and spacious

  • 5 of 5

7 of us got together for our long weekend, 3 couples, 1 child. The cottage was just lovely, beautifully clean ( I was worried as they accept pets but I needn't have been ) and downstairs' open plan layout was very spacious and great for socialising. The view from the living area is just amazing, looking out onto the lake and across to the huge patio area with the pavilion.

The village pub is only about a mile away, quite a challenging mile though and we got a taxi back! Nearby Gregynog Hall is worth a visit, they have some nice walks and a small café. Powis Castle was our main reason for choosing the area and it didn't disappoint, we also visited nearby Montgomery Castle.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Homely cottage in stunning grounds

  • 5 of 5

We came for a short break and were absolutely over the moon with our choice. There is a beautiful pool that is really quite large, and a wonderful bandstand-like seating area beside it where we sat watching the fish jump. We were also lucky enough to see a red kite. The cottage itself was lovely with all the home comforts you would expect and very warm and cosy (I was a little worried it may be chilly being a barn conversion). We will be returning in summer with the grandchildren to show them the wildlife area and the animals, maybe even have a go at fishing. Lastly I think the cottage is really reasonably priced considering the standard to which it is finished and the wonderful garden and grounds. Would recommend to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
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Location

From the Owner

Highgate Holiday Cottages are converted from a 19th century mill barn and stand within the grounds of Highgate House. The gardens surrounding the cottages are beautifully maintained, with lawned areas, mature trees and well stocked flower borders. A stroll around the grounds reveal the stunning views over the adjoining rolling countryside and the Highgate Valley. Our cottages can offer you the peace and tranquillity of the stunning mid Wales countryside, as well as a gateway to explore nearby Powis Castle, Lake Vrynwy, the Welsh coast, Snowdonia National Park and beyond.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Liverpool John Lennon at 78 Miles Nearest Barpub : The Bull & Heifer, Bettws at 1 Miles Nearest Ferry : Holyhead at 108 Miles Nearest Golf : St Giles Golf Club at 3 Miles Nearest Train : Newtown at 3 Miles Nearest Motorway : M54 at 42 Miles Nearest Restaurant : The Bull & Heifer at 1 Miles Nearest Ski : Sledding on the hillside in winter (if snowy!) Nearest Beach : Aberdovey at 38 Miles

Special interest holidays:

There is plenty to do in mid Wales including walking, cycling, golf, horse riding, fishing, shooting & sailing.

Mid Wales Shooting Centre

Mid Wales Shooting Centre has established itself as one of the premier clay target facilities in the UK.

Situated in 300 acres of beautiful countryside it is ideally located, just 20 minutes from Highgate Cottages. Mid Wales Shooting Centre caters for the novice to the expert shooter, providing a vast range of shooting facilities which includes 16 Trap Layouts, 4 Skeet layouts ,Compact, ABT, and 12 Sporting Stands.

Over the past 20 years, the centre has played host to World, British, Welsh, and English championships and is host to the world famous Krieghoff 500 classic.

Coast/Beach:

Aberystwyth is 45 miles (1 hour 10 mins) away. Aberdovey, just up the coastline has a beautiful sandy beach and is blue flag. There are numerous beautiful sandy beaches along the Cardigan Bay.

Travel:

Bettws Cedewain: 1 mile

Newtown: 3 miles

Welshpool & Powis Castle: 11 miles

Shrewsbury: 32 miles

Llandrindod Wells 32 miles

Ludlow: 32 miles

Snowdonia National Park: 54 miles

Coast at Barmouth: 45 miles

Distances:

Set within the extensive grounds of Highgate House, our cottages can offer you the peace and tranquillity of the stunning mid Wales countryside, as well as a gateway to explore nearby Powis Castle, Lake Vrynwy, the Welsh coast, Snowdonia National Park and beyond.

The village of Bettws Cedewain is 1 mile away, the village pub serves hot food and the ancient church of St. Beuno's overlooks the village. The historic market town of Newtown is 3 miles away.

Further Details:

There is plenty to do in mid Wales including walking, cycling, golf, horse riding, fishing, shooting & sailing. The Red Ridge outdoor centre, 15 minutes from Highgate can offer Abseiling, caving, canoeing, rock climbing, orienteering, rafting (including wheelchair rafting), zip wires & archery.

For a more relaxed break, there are several luxury spas in the area and the nearby historic town of Montgomery boasts a Michelin starred restaurant, The Checkers.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter
28 Oct 2016 - 15 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£425
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Pre Xmas break
16 Dec 2016 - 22 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£405
for 3 nights
From
£135
£549
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
23 Dec 2016 - 29 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£695
 
 
New Year
30 Dec 2016 - 1 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
£495
 
 
Jan & Feb
6 Jan 2017 - 23 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£425
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring
24 Feb 2017 - 6 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£425
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Easter Holidays
7 Apr 2017 - 13 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£449
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Easter Long Weekend
14 Apr 2017 - 16 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£449
 
 
Easter Holidays
17 Apr 2017 - 24 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£449
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring
25 Apr 2017 - 25 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£429
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Early May Bank Holiday
28 Apr 2017 - 1 May 2017
4 night minimum stay
£395
 
 
May/June Half Term
26 May 2017 - 1 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£595
 
 
Early Summer
2 Jun 2017 - 20 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
3 night minimum stay
£375
for 3 nights
From
£125
£495
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer
21 Jul 2017 - 7 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£635
for 7 nights
£635
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Autumn
8 Sep 2017 - 19 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£425
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
October half term
20 Oct 2017 - 26 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£495
 
 
Winter
27 Oct 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£425
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
22 Dec 2017 - 28 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£695
 
 
New Year
30 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£595
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £15

Booking Notes:
A 10% deposit is required at time of booking. The balance of your holiday is required 28 days before arrival. 3 night minimum charge.

Changeover Day:
Normal changeover days are Fridays, however this is flexible. Short breaks welcome.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

From the Owner

To the rear of the cottages is the delightful mill pond, which provides a wonderful vista from the private balcony terraces of the barns. Here you will find our beautiful pergoda and paved seating area.The pond is stocked with trout and attracts an abundance of wildlife, including otters, throughout the year, whilst red kites are often seen circling overhead. Here at Highgate we welcome dogs, who love to take a dip in the pool. Young families are well catered for, with highchairs, travel cots, stair gates and a cot bed available. We also have 3 miniature Shetland ponies to see, as well as 2 (rather shy) alpacas.

Property Type

  • cottage

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

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

Kitchen

  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Television ...

Suitability

  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • rural
  • waterfront

Attractions

  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 95 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Heated towel rail
  • Downstairs WC - Toilet, Heated towel rail
  • En- suite - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Heated towel rail
  • Under floor heating, heated towel rails and power showers

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed, Can be converted to a twin room
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed, En-suite, room for an extra bed/cot
  • Oak floors throughout, beautiful views over grounds and surrounding countryside.

Outside

  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

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

Notes:

  • Orchard Cottage Sitting/Dining Room: Dining area, French windows to terrace, leading onto split level seating area. There is a T.V. and DVD player. Kitchen: Fully fitted & well equipped. Double Bedrooms: 3 double bedrooms, one either a king or 2 x 2’6 singles (twin beds) Bathrooms: 1 family bathroom with power shower over bath and 1 shower room ensuite (power shower). There are heated towel rails in both bathrooms; in addition there is a downstairs WC. Outside: The gardens surrounding the cottages are beautifully maintained, with lawned areas, mature trees and well stocked flower borders. A stroll around the grounds reveal the stunning views over the adjoining rolling countryside and the Highgate Valley. To the rear of the cottages is the delightful mill pool, which provides a wonderful vista from the private balcony terraces of the barns, where you will find a picnic table and barbecue. The pool is stocked with trout and attracts an abundance of wildlife throughout the year, including otters, whilst red kites are often seen circling overhead. Our pool is a registered fishery so feel free to bring your rod for a spot of fishing, we have some children's rods available for the kids to try their luck! You are welcome to explore and walk your dogs over our 8 acres of livestock free pasture land. A gravelled parking area provides ample parking for these properties.

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