Uwch-y-llyn

Cardiff, South Wales

  • 5 Star

You can book this property from:

  • £680 per week
  • £97 per night
  • 5 Star

Features

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 2 single Zip&Link beds (combine for king/super king)
  • 1 sofa bed

Bathrooms

  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom

Appliances

  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Sea or coastal views

Families

  • Cot
  • Highchair

Outdoors

  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

How far to ...?

  • Beach 15 miles
  • Pub 0.5 miles
  • Shop 0.5 miles

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Watersports
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pony trekking/horse riding

Accessibility

  • Walk-in shower

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.

Description

Located in a stunning rural setting, with Cardiff’s city centre just 7 miles away, this spacious first-floor holiday apartment offers the best of both worlds. Self-built in 2009 on an impressive 20-acre estate where racehorses are bred, Uwch-y-Llyn is one of two luxury apartments adjoined to the owner’s property in the Vale of Glamorgan.

The expansive estate features a small lake where children can feed the duck, an abundance of wildlife and large lawned areas where visitors can visit the pet sheep. This property truly is the perfect place for up to 4 people to relax after exploring all that Cardiff has to offer.

Accommodation

First Floor
Open plan kitchen, living and dining area.

Reception/Dining Area: Large comfy leather corner sofa (can also be used as a sofa bed sleeping an extra 2 people), large screen Freeview TV/DVD player and a radio/CD player.

Kitchen: Electric oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, breakfast bar and high stools allowing full enjoyment of fantastic views across the lake and countryside.

Bedroom 1: Twin beds (can be zipped together if required) and en suite bathroom with shower over bath, WC and wash basin.

Bedroom 2: Double bed and en suite with shower, WC and wash basin.

Outside Utility Room: Washing machine and tumble dryer. Shared between the two luxury holiday apartments on site.

External: South facing gardens to enjoy the sun all day with patio area, garden furniture and BBQ (shared with apartment below). Large beautiful grounds and a fishing lake can also be enjoyed.

Sleeps 4: 1 Double, 1 Twin (zip'n'link)

C/O Fully Flexible. Electric heaters throughout. Bed linen and towels provided. Wi-Fi available. Travel cot and highchair available on request (cot linen not provided). Ample off-street parking. No pets accepted. Secure bike/golf equipment storage. No smoking.

**Please note – An additional charge of £20 per night is applied if there are more than 4 guests in your group (maximum of 6 guests). There is a secure fence around pond however children must not be left unattended in that area.

This property can be booked together with Ref: 45378 for larger groups.

Location

Uwch-y-llyn holiday apartment, Cardiff is situated on an impressive 20 acre estate within a 200 acre working farm. Set in picturesque, tranquil countryside it is within walking distance (approx 750m) of the welcoming village of Peterston-Super-Ely and yet is only 7 miles from the Centre of Cardiff. Peterston-super-Ely offers a shop, post office and 2 friendly, local pubs both serving great food. The village church was made famous as a filming location for the BBC comedy series Gavin & Stacey. There are many enjoyable walks to be found including the Valeways Millennium Heritage Trail that passes through the village, and the quiet country roads provide great cycling. Despite the country feel there is a large Tesco and Marks and Spencer only 4 miles away.

Cardiff is a city of attractions, sport, culture and entertainment. It has many famous attractions including the The Millennium Stadium, Cardiff Castle, St. Davids' Hall, New Theatre and St. Davids 2 shopping Centre. Cardiff has notched up a fine reputation as a sporting capital thanks to the quality of the events and facilities. Whether you want to watch or play, Cardiff's sporting scene beats many of its competitors. Cardiff City Stadium hosts all of Cardiff City and Cardiff Blues' home games whilst Glamorgan Dragons play cricket at Sophia Gardens (venue for international cricket, including the Ashes).

Cardiff Bay is Europe's most exciting waterfront development. Cardiff Bay is home to the Wales Millenium Centre, Y Senedd (The National Assembly building) as well as numerous other attractions such as bars, restaurants, Olympic sized swimming pool and leisure facility, White water Centre, Yacht Club, Cycle and there are numerous walking trails and paths around the Cardiff Bay Barrage.

Located in the Vale of Glamorgan Uwch-y-llyn is also well positioned to take advantage of the local market towns of Cowbridge and Llantwit Major as well as the Glamorgan Heritage Coast.

 

Walking

There are many walks including the Glamorgan Heritage Coastal Path and the Valeways Millennium Heritage trail. 0.1 miles

Fishing

The pond on site holds some large Carp. 0 miles

Fantastic Sea Fishing both from the shore and via Charters boats from Cardiff Bay. 7 miles

Golf

One of the closest courses is Cottrell Park, an idyllic venue set in the heart of 400 acres of beautiful Parkland. 1.5 miles. Other nearby courses include The Vale Resort (3.4 miles) and the prestigious Celtic Manor, host to the 2010 Ryder Cup (29 miles).

Cycling

The quiet country lanes found around the farm are ideal for cycling but there are also several tracks nearby including the Taff Trail route between Cardiff and Brecon. 7 miles

Pony trekking

Liege Manor Equestrian Centre is Wales' premier equestrian centre and home to over 70 horses and ponies. The Centre specialises in tuition for all ages and abilities. 2 miles

Beaches

Along the Glamorgan Heritage Coast there are numerous beaches, ranging from the bustling resort of Barry Island (7 miles), to the more peaceful and stunning beach at Southerndown (15 miles).

Water Sports

The Cardiff International White Water Centre (CIWW) offers canoeing, white water rafting, kayaking, hydro speed and hot-dogging. (All equipment can be provided). 11 miles.