Ffermdy'r Groes

Aberystwyth, Pembrokeshire & West Wales

  • 5 Star
  • This property can be found on Niche Retreats
  • Enjoy a relaxing 5 star break at this Aberystwyth self catering holiday accommodation with a hot tub. Traditional, spacious farmhouse in a peaceful location.

You can book this property from:

  • £754 per week
  • £108 per night
  • 5 Star
  • This property can be found on Niche Retreats

Features

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 king/super-king bed
  • 1 double bed
  • 2 single beds
  • Bunk beds to sleep 2

Bathrooms

  • 4 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom

Families

  • Travel cot
  • Highchair

Outdoors

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

How far to ...?

  • Beach 5 miles
  • Pub 1.5 miles
  • Shop 5 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Hot tub

Nearby activities

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

Accessibility

  • Walk-in shower
  • Ground floor WC

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

Enjoy a relaxing, 5 star break at this Aberystwyth self catering holiday accommodation with a hot tub - a traditional, spacious farmhouse with plenty of character. Finished to a high standard, it enjoys a peaceful, rural setting yet within a short travelling distance of Aberystwyth and all its amenities including cafes, restaurants and bars, shops and a promenade. Pet-friendly, 4 bedrooms (two with ensuites) and two living rooms - one with a woodburner and Welsh dresser and the other with open fire.

Ground Floor

Kitchen / Dining Room - Open plan kitchen and dining area with doors leading out to patio area.

Sitting Room - Sitting room has exposed beams and an inglenook fireplace with wood burner. Furnished with the original welsh dresser and grandmother clock, TV and two large sofas - ideal for relaxing in front of the fire at the end of your busy day.

Parlour / Snug Sitting Room - The parlour or snug room has an open fire and is an ideal room to sneak away for a quite half hour to read your book or let the children have their own room to play or watch TV.

Cloakroom - Wc and basin

Upstairs

Bedroom 1 - King bedroom with three steps leading down to the en-suite with shower. Large fitted wardrobe and TV.

Bedroom 2 - Adult size bunk beds with wardrobe and dressing table.

Bedroom 3 - Double bedroom with three steps leading down to en-suite with shower. Wardrobe, chest of draws and TV.

Bedroom 4 - Twin bedroom adjacent to the main bathroom. Wardrobe and dressing table.

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

Garden

Grounds are enclosed at the rear patio area which has iron furniture with seating for 8, a gas barbeque and a hot tub. There is also a walled covered well located in rear garden with a path leading around to a large lawned area to front of house with views across the valley.

Additional Information

  • Heating and electricity included
  • Bed linen, hand and bath towels and 1 hair-dryer provided
  • Travel cot and high chair provided on requests
  • 1 dog welcome for small additional charge of £25.. 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

Location

Just 5 miles to the seaside and university town of Aberystwyth, this 5 star Aberystwyth self catering holiday accommodation is situated on a working farm in tranquil countryside surroundings. Semi-detached farmhouse with a private, enclosed garden and a hot tub. There is also one other 5 star holiday cottage for 6 located on site - ideal if you wish to have a larger get-together with family or friends.

Aberystwyth offers a wide range of amenities, including cafes, restaurants, pubs, shops and supermarkets. Amongst the best places to eat locally are The Farmers in Llanfihangel y Creuddyn (1.5 miles), Bara Vin in front of the sea 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.

Your Aberystwyth self catering 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 farmhouse

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