Ysgubor y Coed

Cardiff, South Wales

  • 5 Star
  • Luxury Cardiff Cottage in Countryside location yet is only 20 minutes from Cardiff. Surrounded by woodland and rolling hills

You can book this property from:

  • £1,465 per week
  • £209 per night
  • 5 Star


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 4 double beds


  • 5 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Wet room


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Welcome pack


  • Travel cot
  • Highchair


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

How far to ...?

  • Beach 16 miles
  • Pub 0.5 miles
  • Shop 0.5 miles

Nearby activities

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


  • Walk-in shower
  • Ground floor bath/shower room
  • Wet room
  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bedroom

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Please note, stag and hen parties are not permitted at this property.
  • 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.


This 5-star luxury Cardiff cottage is set in a countryside location, yet is only 20 minutes from Cardiff. Surrounded by woodland and rolling hills and with a superb local pub and restaurant nearby, it is an ideal location to just sit back and relax or to stay for one of the many sporting and cultural events in Cardiff and South Wales.


Ground Floor

Kitchen/dining room: Fully equipped open-plan kitchen including range cooker, American style fridge/freezer, coffee machine, dishwasher. Dining room includes a table with seating for 8 and a large comfy sofa, TV and state of the art sound system.

Reception: 40” TV, Freeview, DVD player and comfy sofas.

Family bathroom: WC, wash basin and bath.

Bedroom 1: Double bed, cupboard, chest of drawers and en-suite walk in shower room.

Bedroom 2: Double bed, cupboard, chest of drawers and en-suite walk in shower room.

Bedroom 3: Double bed, cupboard, chest of drawers and en-suite shower cubicle.

Bedroom 4: Double bed, cupboard, chest of drawers and en-suite walk in shower room.

Utility room: Washing machine.

External: Private enclosed garden with a charcoal BBQ and large table and chairs. There are also plenty of open spaces with the 50 acres to be enjoyed.

Sleeps 8: 4 Double

C/O day – Fri. Bed linen and towels provided. Travel cot and highchair available (bed linen NOT provided for travel cot). Wi-Fi available. Ample parking available. Large selection of books, games and DVDs available. No pets. No smoking.

Welcome pack on arrival includes a selection of local Welsh produce.

Access Information: Ground floor property with disabled access, wide hallway and walk in wet-room showers available. Please note there are no hand rails in bathrooms and there is no space for a hoist under the beds. Direct bus to Cardiff runs from only 1 mile away from the property. Local taxi and mini bus firm also available if required.

**Please note, stag and hen parties are not permitted at this property. The number of guests that the cottage can accommodate is 8.


This detached luxury Cardiff cottage is set on a small holding with one other small holiday cottage (Llety Tyn y Coed) within 50 acres of woodland and countryside, and only a very short walk to popular local restaurant, pub and organic farm shop selling fresh fish and meat as well as freshly baked bread, Welsh cheese, jams and chutneys. In the shop, you'll also find ready meals prepared by the local restaurant for those times when you don't want to cook.. To the South the village of Creigiau is only 1 mile away and that includes a golf course, local shop and another pub. 1 mile to the North is another village, Efail Isaf. This also has a good local pub.

Cardiff is just 7.5 miles away and has many attractions and activities, not to mention the world class shopping and entertainment, the Millennium Stadium hosts world class rugby games and again hosted Rugby World Cup games in 2015. Cardiff is only a short drive away but there is also a bus service that runs directly into the City Centre from just under 1 mile away. Sophia Gardens is now a test match cricket venue and hosted the first Ashes match of 2015. Cardiff Castle is well worth a visit, as is Cardiff Bay with its huge freshwater lagoon, International White Water Centre, The Millennium Centre, Olympic Swimming pool, Doctor Who Exhibition, Sailing centre and selection of restaurants and bars.

The Brecon Beacons National Park is only half an hour away with mountains, lakes, waterfalls and of course breath-taking scenery. The area is well known for its natural beauty and is great for walking, fishing, cycling or just to relax and enjoy the magical surroundings.

The Glamorgan Heritage Coast has some great beaches to suit all, from family friendly sandy beaches with many amenities such as Barry Island to quiet idyllic hideaways with dramatic cliffs and only accessible on foot. Southerndown and Ogmore are very popular with guests.


The Glamorgan Heritage Coastal Path offers stunning coastline and beaches. There are also many walks from the cottage in the nearby woods and across the countryside. 0.1 miles


Several lakes and course venues nearby including Canada Lakes Trout Fishery. 2 miles.

Fantastic Sea Fishing in the Bristol Channel via Charters boats from Cardiff Bay. 9 miles


There are many great golf courses nearby including the Celtic Manor (home of 2010 Ryder Cup), Vale Resort and also Cregiau Golf Course. 1 mile.


Bike Park Wales offers some of the best mountain biking in the UK and is only 15 miles away. Other “off-piste” mountain biking can be done in the woodlands around the cottage. 0.2 miles.

Pony trekking

Liege Manor Equestrian Centre is home to over 70 horses and ponies. With tuition for all ages and abilities. 14 miles.


The Glamorgan Heritage Coast has numerous beaches, ranging from the bustling resort of Barry Island (16 miles), to the stunning beach at Southerndown (18 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.