Friendly Team. Fantastic Choice. Fabulous Locations.

Ysgubor y Groes

near Aberystwyth - Pembrokeshire & West Wales

Enjoy a relaxing break at this 5 star Aberystwyth holiday accommodation for 6. Modern barn conversion with lovely features including a hot tub and woodburner.
  • Friday changeover
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bath/shower rooms
  • 2 Pets allowed
  • WiFi available
  • Hot tub
396720
£538 - £1410 per week *

Description

Enjoy a relaxing break at this 5 star Aberystwyth holiday accommodation - a modern barn conversion with lovely features including a hot tub and a welcoming woodburner. This pet-friendly cottage enjoys a rural, tranquil setting yet only 5 miles from the seaside town of Aberystwyth and all its amenities including a promenade, shops, bars, cafes and restaurants.

Ground Floor

Modern open plan kitchen, dining and living room with underfloor heating. The fully equipped kitchen includes an induction hob, electric oven, microwave, dishwasher, fridge, freezer and a granite worktop. Wooden dining table and chairs with seating for 8 and glass stairs leading to a mezzanine area.

Living room area has two large leather sofas and a modern wood burning stove.

Bedroom 1 - Leading from the main entrance hallway a large king bedroom with TV, wooden flooring and en-suite with shower and wc.

Bedroom 2 - From main entrance hallway three steps lead down to a large twin bedroom with TV and wooden flooring.

Bedroom 3 - Large king bedroom (also down three steps) with TV, wooden flooring and en-suite with shower and wc.

Large main bathroom has a double ended bath with hand shower.

Utility cupboard with washing machine and separate tumble dryer.

Upstairs

Mezzanine floor providing additional seating wit TV and DVD ideal area for children or a peaceful snug to catch up with your book. Additional double bed platform and double sofa bed available.

Garden

Door leading out to the private and enclosed front garden with patio table and seating for up to 8 guests. Gas BBQ also provided.

The rear patio area has a hot tub with rattan seating area.

Additional Information

  • Heating and electricity included
  • WiFi available
  • Bed linen, hand and bath towels and 1 hair-dryer provided
  • Travel cot and high chair provided on requests
  • 1 dog welcome for free. Second dog on request depending on size (additional £25 for second dog). Small and medium sized dogs only - please inform us of the breed of dog(s) when booking.
  • No smoking inside the cottage
  • Enough parking space for 3 cars

At a Glance

  • Friday changeover
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bath/shower rooms
  • 2 Pets allowed
  • WiFi available
  • Hot tub
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • 5 Stars
  • Towels provided
  • Travel cot available
  • Equipped with a highchair
  • Equipped with a dishwasher
  • Equipped with a freezer
  • Equipped with a washing machine
  • No smoking
  • Enclosed garden/courtyard
  • Private parking
  • Nearest shop: 5 miles away
  • Coast: 5 miles away
  • Nearest pub: 5 miles away

Local Area

This 5 star Aberystwyth holiday accommodation is situated on a working farm and livery yard in a tranquil countryside setting, just 5 miles from the seaside and university town of Aberystwyth. Semi-detached cottage with a private, enclosed garden and a hot tub. There is also one other 5 star holiday cottage for 8 located on site - ideal if you wish to have a larger get-together with family or friends.

Amongst the best places to eat locally are The Farmers in Llanfihangel y Creuddyn (1.5 miles), Bara Vin in Aberystwyth (5 miles) and Hive on the Quay and Harbourmaster in Aberaeron (19 miles). The Farmers in Llanfihangel y Creuddyn is also the nearest village pub. Aberystwyth also offers a wide range of amenities, including restaurants, cafes, pubs, shops and supermarkets.

Your Aberystwyth holiday accommodation offers a great base for exploring Mid and West Wales, a trip to the seaside or for visiting the university and the National Library of Wales. The area offers excellent walks with an abundance of wildlife including coastal birds and red kites. Surfing is also popular along the coast and you can enjoy some pony trekking just 3 miles away at Rheidol Riding Centre and a day out at Fantasy Farm in Llanrhystud (12.5 miles).

Nant yr Arain Visitor Centre, one of the premier Mountain Biking centres in Wales, is just an 8 mile drive, where you can also watch the red kites being fed. Venture on a deep underground tour of The Silver and Lead Mines at Llywernog (9 miles) or sit back and enjoy a scenic journey on the famous steam train through the Vale of Rheidol from Aberystwyth to the beautiful village of Devil’s Bridge.

Walking

Ystwyth Trail - a 21 mile walking / cycling trail from Aberystwyth to Tregaron via Llanfarian. Nearest joining point is in Southgate just outside Aberystwyth – 5 miles.

Ceredigion Coast Path follows the varied coastline of Cardigan Bay. Join the path at Aberystwyth - 6 miles.

‘Follow the Mynach’: 6.5 miles following the river from its source to Devil’s Bridge, where it creates the famous waterfalls. 6.5 miles from cottage

The Hafod Estate (owned by the Forestry Commission) offers 5 way-marked walks, of varying length and difficulty, enabling visitors to explore the famous Hafod landscape. 6.5 miles

Nant yr Arian Visitor Centre - 3 scenic walks. 8 miles

Cycling

Ystwyth Trail – see above under walking. 5 miles from the cottage.

Rheidol Cycle Trail – This 17 mile trail leads you from Devil’s Bridge, through the Rheidol Valley down to the harbour in Aberystwyth, mainly along quiet back roads and dedicated cycle routes. 6.5 miles

Nant yr Arian Mountain Biking Centre - one of the premier Mountain Biking centres in Wales. Featuring the Continental Tyres Syfydrin Trail, one of the most scenic wilderness trails in the UK. 8 miles from cottage.

Horse Riding

Rheidol Riding Centre has full-size floodlit indoor and full-size floodlit outdoor riding arenas, a showjumping and cross-country course, and fantastic trekking around the Rheidol Valley. 3 miles

Beaches

Sheltered sand and shingle beach at the popular seaside town of Aberystwyth. During the height of summer donkeys, a bouncy castle and 'tea cup' rides along the prom ensure that there is plenty of entertainment for children. 6 miles.

Three-mile stretch of sandy beach from Borth to Ynys Las. 11 miles.

Fishing

Sea fishing at Aberystwyth – home to some of the most varied ground imaginable with a species resident list only equalled by the prolific waters off Devon and Cornwall. 6 miles

Nant-y-Moch & Dinas reservoirs, near Ponterwyd - both stocked with varieties of trout. Permits for fishing can be bought from the Rheidol Filling Station in Ponterwyd. 10 miles

Golf

Aberystwyth Golf Club – 18 hole golf course. 7 miles

Prices

Reviews

Beautiful property, appeared as new but subsequently discovered 6 years old. Kept in immaculate condition. Beds amazingly comfortable. Mrs Julie Barratt - 22nd July 2018
Fabulous. 5 star property, slightly out the way but we knew that when booking so absolute choice. Would highly recommend this cottage. Devil's Bridge walk is great but only for the able bodied, Aberdovey is beautiful. Tthe lady who dealt with our booking was fantastic!Fleur from Lincolnshire - 16th February 2018
A truly 1st class cottage, beautifully kept and a home from home.
Tips: Make the time to visit the local area; Aberaeron for a lovely harbour setting, Borth for a stunning cliff top walk or surfing lessons or the beach, Hafod for countryside and forest walks.Stuart from Liverpool - 21st August 2017
One of the best properties we have stayed in, clean, more than well equipped and owner very helpful.
Recommendations: Great meals at the New Cross Inn.
Railway, a superb trip, also a drive up through the valley. Nature reserve at Borth well worth a visit. Also Devils BridgeJoy & Graham from West Country - 2nd June 2017
Beautiful property, really comfortable & well equipped. Very friendly, helpful owners. Lovely surroundings & lots to see in local area. We enjoyed Borth & New Quay - both beautiful beaches. The Red Kite centre, Hafod Estate & Devils falls are all really worth a visit.Claire from Swindon - 15th April 2017
Cannot praise this location more, it was first class, worthy of its five star rating. We are seasonal renters so have stayed in numerous properties over the years, this one rates one of the best.
Great hot-tub. Good places to visit, good places to eat out and wonderful walk within the location of the property. We had a wonderful break, helped by the weather which is always important.Anthony from Tamworth, Staffs - 29th January 2017
Thoroughly enjoyable all round. everything was just perfect.
Tips: Just get out and about and explore the beautiful Welsh countryside and hospitality.Friends from Bridgend - 24th November 2016

Map

Calendar

August 2018
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31      
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
September 2018
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930    
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
October 2018
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
November 2018
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30      
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
December 2018
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
January 2019
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
February 2019
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
March 2019
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031    
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
April 2019
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930  
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
May 2019
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31      
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
June 2019
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930    
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
July 2019
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
August 2019
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031     
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
September 2019
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930   
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
October 2019
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
November 2019
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930     
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected
December 2019
FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  
Unavailable
Available
Changeover
Selected

Holiday Extras

Holiday Extras

We've hand-picked a selection of Holiday Extras from trusted partners to make your holiday extra special. When you make your booking, you'll see all the Extras on offer at your chosen property and be able to add them to your holiday. Booking them in advance gives you more time to relax when you arrive, and remember - many of these offers are exclusive so you won’t find them anywhere else.

Attractions & Experiences

Corris Mine Explorers 10% off Mine Exploration Tours

First excavated in 1836, Braich Goch Slate Mine closed around 40 years ago. Go underground and see first-hand the kind of conditions miners had to work in.

Attractions & Experiences

King Arthur's Labyrinth 10% off Underground Adventures

Take an exciting trip to the underground caverns and tunnels and learn about the myths and legends of King Arthur where your adventure begins by boat!

Attractions & Experiences

Cadw 20% Off Cadw Membership

By being a member of Cadw you will get unlimited entrance to over 100 historical sites across Wales.  On top of that Cadw membership also includes:50% off ...

Food & Drink

Little Welsh Hamper Company Luxury Welsh Hampers

Enjoy free delivery on fantastic luxury Welsh hampers during your holiday

Food & Drink

Little Cook Box £10 off your first Little Cook Box Meal kit box – Big Tastes for Little Cooks!

We all know what it’s like, you arrive at your holiday home and then immediately need to go out and do the big shop. We’ve got it covered though, at...

Food & Drink

Virgin Wines 12 Bottle Classic Wine Selection

This classic case oozes class and is perfect to give you various flavours from across the globe! Enjoy 2 bottles of each wine to encourage sharing or indulgence...

Normal price
£115.87

Price
£95.50

Food & Drink

Virgin Wines 12 Bottle Luxury Wine Selection

This 12 bottle case is packed full of wines to blow you away with flavours and complexities all round – a case guaranteed to impress all who get the pleas...

Normal price
£175.87

Price
£131.90

Food & Drink

Dragonfly Tea 20% off Dragonfly Tea

There’s nothing better than relaxing with a delicious cup of tea on your holiday, so we’re offering you 20% off Dragonfly Tea’s wonderful range.

Food & Drink

Virgin Wines 6 Bottle Celebratory Wine Selection

A true Prosecco lovers case! No excuse is needed for this beautiful selection (so don’t let others tell you any different!). Start with the wonderful flor...

Normal price
£74.93

Price
£61.75

Food & Drink

Virgin Wines 6 Bottle Classic Wine Selection

This 6 bottle classic case is perfect for those wanting to try something of everything – carefully selected to incorporate crowd pleasers from across the ...

Normal price
£60.93

Price
£47.95

Pages