Rhyd y Gorlan

ID: S87546

  • Bedrooms 3
  • ・ Sleeps 7
  • ・ Pets No

Snaptrip says

Rhyd y Gorlan is consistently praised for its beautiful, peaceful location and well-equipped, clean facilities. Guests appreciate the warm welcome from the owners, often mentioning a generous welcome hamper. The property is ideal for families, with a games room and outdoor play area, and is a perfect base for exploring nearby attractions.

Guests that stayed at this property said

Guests frequently describe the property as spotlessly clean, with attention to every detail, indicating a very high standard of cleanliness.

The cottage's stunning and tranquil rural setting is highly regarded, with easy access to local attractions and natural beauty, though some note it is a bit remote from amenities.

Reviews often refer to the property as a 'home from home', with comfortable furnishings and a cosy atmosphere, suggesting a high level of comfort for guests.

The property boasts a well-equipped kitchen, games room, and outdoor play area. The maintenance of facilities is well-regarded, though no specific mention of ongoing maintenance is made.

The owners are frequently commended for their thoughtfulness, particularly regarding the welcome hamper. However, it should be noted that such gifts, while appreciated, are not guaranteed for every stay.

About this property

Five star converted barn with games room, children's play area and surrounded by peaceful and beautiful countryside, and yet is close to castles, beaches, towns and attractions.

Spacious, serene and spectacular – this semi-detached converted barn really does have the wow factor. Surrounded by peaceful countryside and within walking distance of a cosy village pub, this five star holiday cottage is ideal for a country getaway. With an impressive games room and wonderful outside play area with brand-new play equipment, children will love connecting with nature and history in this delightful Welsh property.

Packed to the rafters with original features, and with all the extras you might need, this holiday cottage is just 7 miles from Machynlleth, a market town known for its beautiful stone buildings, wide streets, pretty shops and cafés, and its ancient ties to the very heart of Welsh history. Within easy travelling distance to Cader Idris mountain, the mountain biking centre in Coed y Brenin, the Centre for Alternative Technology, castles, beaches, rivers, harbour towns… you get the picture! Be enchanted by this most beautiful, historical, and magical area of mid Wales.

Size – sleeps seven in three bedrooms.

Beds –Two doubles, one super-king (can be split into two singles on request) and one single.

Rooms – ground floor – kitchen diner, lounge, games room, utility room, storage room with WC. First floor – family bedroom with super-king and single bed (or 3 single beds on request, double bedroom, double bedroom with ensuite, family bathroom.

Kitchen and utilities – oven, dishwasher, microwave, fridge and freezer, cafetière, washing machine, tumble dryer.

Entertainment – Sky TV and DVD players in lounge and games room. Games room includes full size pool table. Play area and garden with large wooden climbing and play equipment.

For families – high chair, stairgate and travel cot available on request. Please bring own cot linen.

Outside – garden with garden furniture, play area, lawn area with picnic table, patio.

General – electricity and central heating included. Bed linen and towels provided. Welcome pack provided on arrival including tea, coffee, sugar, milk, home-made cakes and biscuits. Wi-Fi available. Iron and ironing board available. Owners can book a table for you at any local restaurant in advance- Why not contact the owners for a chat? Basic items provided such as washing up liquid, salt and pepper, soap, toilet rolls and so on. Asda deliveries can be made to the cottage, and there are many high-quality local shops in the nearby town of Machynlleth.  The owner has a celebration cake making business, please add a note on your booking if you would like to book cakes/cupcakes for your stay and the owner will contact you to discuss further.  Detached Recording Studio on site with discounted rates available for Rhyd y Gorlan guests - for further details please contact stiwdiobing@gmail.com.  Short breaks available at certain times of year.

Pets – no pets.

Notes – no smoking. Please inform us at the time of booking if you would like the super-king bed arranged as two singles.

You may need to pay an Accidental Damage Deposit or Accidental Damage Deposit Waiver for this property. Where applicable we will contact you in good time before your holiday with further details and to take payment.

Nearby points of interest

  • Centre for Alternative Technology

Reviews (24)

  • Mr Pannett

    Beautiful cottage set on a working farm in the most glorious countryside. Very well equipped and supported by a lovely family who are on site and happy to help with any queries. Our (I think) 9th visit to Rhyd y Gorlan, it truely is a home from home.

  • Mrs Smith

    Beautiful cottage with amazing views . Great for families with games room and large family bedroom with double and one single bed . Lots of space downstairs with a comfortable lounge and well equipped kitchen with large dining table .Children 2 and 7 yrs loved the play area in garden. Cottage had easy access to Glyndwr way. Overall fantastic stay and will be returning soon.

  • Mr Tal Nye

    It was great. The family loved everything about it

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