Practically on the beach! Stablau Llangenith is located on a 10 acre farm only a few hundred yards from Llangennith beach on the Gower. This rustic Stablau (Stables) was renovated in the 16th Century and is one of the oldest buildings on Gower. The small village of Llangennith, with a great local pub, a surf shop, a village hall and a church, which hosts the Gower Music Festival in July, is about 1 mile away up the farm lane. An amazing location for a holiday close to one of the best beaches in Wales.
Fully equipped kitchen including microwave, electric oven and hob.
Lounge / dining areas with woodburner, sofas, cathedral ceiling, and a table and chairs for 4.
Bathroom includes bidet, wc, basin, bath with shower over bath
Bedroom 1 is a double bedroom with plenty of storage.
The mezzanine has sofa, lounge chairs, a computer desk and a TV, ideal as a second lounge / reading area.
Bedroom 2 is a double bedroom and also has a basin and plenty of storage cupboards
Private garden area with garden furniture, BBQ (please bring your own charcoal) and 10 acres of farm ground to be enjoyed including a fruit orchard.
Bed linen provided..
Please bring your own bath and beach towels.
Hairdryer and iron provided
Heating (storage heaters) and electricity included.
DVD player and free view
No high chair and travel cot available (feel free to bring your own).
Introductory coffee sachets, tea bags, sugar provided.
Wood or coal can be purchased for the wood burner.
No pets or smoking.
Plenty of parking
Supermarket deliveries available to cottage.
This property has a £150 good housekeeping refundable bond, which is payable to Wales Cottage Holidays along with the balance of your holiday. Alternatively, you can waiver this bond by paying a non-refundable fee of £5 per person instead.
At a Glance
- Friday changeover
- Sleeps 4
- 2 Bedrooms
- 1 Bath/shower room
- No pets allowed
- WiFi available
- Open fire/woodburner
- No smoking
- Private parking
- Nearest shop: 1 mile away
- Coast: 0.2 mile away
- Nearest pub: 1 mile away
Stablau Llangenith is a detached converted stables on a 10 acre farm by the beach, There is a footpath from the front door of the cottage that goes directly to Broughton beach, only a short walk away, making it very suitable for families. If you continue walking over the headland you will arrive at Rossilli & Llangenith Beach, a long sandy beach on the Gower known for surfacing and swimming. The owners' farmhouse is also on site, opposite the stables but their garden is the other side of their house, ensuring your privacy. The nearest restaurant / licensed premises is just 1 miles away in Llangennith Village.
Gower was Britain's first designated 'Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty'. The 19-mile long Peninsula comprises some of Wales’ cleanest and most stunning beaches, including Rhossili, where you can enjoy the most spectacular view of the famous Worm’s Head and Llangennith - recognised as one of the premier surf beaches in the UK. Rhossili Bay was also voted Britain's best picnic spot by the Telegraph in 2010 and has been featured on numerous TV programs, including the London 2012 Olympics' Opening Ceremony, Doctor Who and Torchwood.
The are also plenty of indoor activities nearby, including the new £32m Leisure Centre (LC2) in Swansea, offering swimming, water park entertainment and first class sports facilities. Swansea City centre also has an enviable choice of restaurants offering all cuisines and shopping facilities to equal any major city. The city also boasts free access to maritime and industrial museums and art galleries. On the outskirts of the city are delightful parks and miles of countryside and seaside promenade walks.
The closest beach to the cottage is Broughton and Llangenith. and it includes surfboarding, kayaking and kitesurfing hire...0.2 miles.
Swansea Watersports offer a range of activities that cater for the easy going all the way through to the thrill seeking adventurer. 18 miles.
Good footpath routes lead from the cottage to the beach, coastal path, sand dunes and bird sanctuary. 0 miles
Superb sea fishing is available in and all around the Gower beach as is rock fishing, all nearby.0.5 miles.
Pennard Golf Club offers not only stunning views over the Three Cliffs Bay but as you make your way around the course you will find an ancient castle, a picturesque valley next to a winding river and a thirteenth century church. 10 miles
The quiet country lanes are perfect for road cycling. 0 miles
For mountain biking enthusiasts the Afan Forest, one of the premier trails in the UK, is a must. It has it all from flowing swooping single track threading through beautiful forest to exposed rocky double track on wide open hills. 29 miles
Parc-Le-Breos is a family run pony trekking centre in the Gower, established back in 1963, they have horses and ponies to suit all ages and abilities. 8 miles
The centre is located on the hills behind Rossilli 5 miles.
Lovely cottage in beautiful surroundings with everything you need.
We cooked our food at home and took packed lunches as we have young kids but the beaches near by are stunning and the walks around the area are great.Suad - 28th August 2017
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