Detached pet-friendly holiday cottage in Porthcawl just a few hundred yards from the sea. With an enclosed garden and open fireplace this Porthcawl Holiday Cottage is located within walking distance of Rest Bay Beach, the promenade, harbour and town centre. Although officially sleeping 4 there is an additional single bed in the spacious reading room so it can sleep 5 if required. Llonyddwch is a lovely Welsh word meaning calmness and tranquility.
Brand new listing Sept 2017
Large lounge area with comfy sofas, TV with Freeview and DVD, coal fire. (inital fuel provided).
Kitchen with table and chairs for 4, dishwasher, gas hob, electric oven, kettle , toaster , microwave and fridge.
Utility room with freezer, fridge, space for surf boards, bikes or outdoor equipment. and WC.
Bathroom with bath, wc, basin and shower over bath.
Dining room , spacious room with table and chairs for 4.
Bedroom 1 - Double bedroom with double bed, fitted cupboards and garden view.
Bedroom 2 - Double bedroom with king size bed in large loft space.
Reading room / bedroom 3 - Large reading room with a wide choice of books, sofa, desk and a single bed.
Front paved area and a large enclosed rear garden. The rear garden includes a patio with table and chairs and flat lawned area.
- Bed linen and towels provided.
- Iron & ironing board available.
- Electricity & central heating included.
- Please note that the owner requires a £50 refundable security bond prior to arrival. This will be held as a 'pre-authorisation' on your payment card and released post departure.
- Wi-fi available.
- 2 pets (max) allowed at £20 per pet.
- The following items are also provided at the cottage for your stay… Kitchen: salt and pepper, kitchen roll, washing up liquid/dishwasher tabs, new dishcloths and scourers, tin foil and cling film. Bathroom: liquid hand soap and 2 toilet rolls per toilet. General cleaning products: bleach, shower cleaner, anti bacterial spray etc.
- Many supermarkets deliver here and if you wish to shop locally there are some great locals produce inlcuding a great local fishmonger.
- No smoking inside.
- First load of coal provided and then more can be purchased locally if required.
At a Glance
- Saturday changeover
- Sleeps 5
- 3 Bedrooms
- 2 Bath/shower rooms
- 2 Pets allowed
- WiFi available
- Towels provided
- Equipped with a freezer
- Equipped with a tumble dryer
- No smoking
- Enclosed garden/courtyard
- Private parking
- Nearest shop: 1 mile away
- Coast: 1 mile away
- Nearest pub: 1 mile away
A detached bungalow located in a row of houses overlooking a sports field and only a few hundred meters from the sea, and near Rest Bay Beach. Nearby there are numerous attractions including the Grand Pavilion, Porthcawl Classic Carriages, Porthcawl Promenade Princess and Trecco Bay Fun Fair. Kenfig National Nature Reserve, Bedford Park, Bryngarw Country Park, Parc Tondy, Nash Point Lighthouse. For castles, you have Candleston Castle, Ogmore Castle and Coity Castle, all nearby. The annual Elvis Festival in Porthcawl draws Elvis fans from all over the U.K and indeed the world.
Porthcawl lies between 2 large sand dunes, Merthyr Mawr to the East and Kenfig to the West and it was once the largest sand dune system in Europe. Merthyr Mawr Sand Dunes claim fame is that it includes the highest single sand dune in Europe, known locally as the 'big dipper'. The dunes are very popular with kids, runners and local wildlife enthusiasts. Scenes from the famous film Lawrence of Arabia were filmed at the dunes.
In addition to the outdoor activities there are also plenty of indoor options nearby, including the Bridgend Designer Outlet, Odeon Complex and Ewenny Craft Centre. Being only a short drive away from Cardiff and Swansea there are also plenty of shopping opportunities and large events that can be easily reached. There are plenty of good places to eat including the Star Inn at Treoes and The Carne Arms in Llysworney.
Rest Bay is a sandy beach and very popoular with surfers. 0.3 miles
Ocean Quest water sports company based in Cardiff and Porthcawl, adventure and fun in the water with experienced aquatic sports instructors, from beginner to advanced. 1 miles
The All Wales Coastal Path runs near the house, as does many local walks. 0.2 miles.
Many local shore fishing marks ranging from sandy beaches to rocky points. 0.2 miles
Game fishing – The Ogmore and Eweny Rivers hold natural populations of brown trout in addition to a good sewin run. Day tickets from the Ogmore Angling Association. 6 miles
Grove Golf Coast boasts a superbly laid out 18 hole par 70 course offering some real challenges to golfers of all abilities. 1 miles
Royal Porthcawl has been described as one of the finest courses in the world by the former editor of Golf Illustrated. 1.5 miles
Just off the main roads you can find lovely country lanes that are perfect for road cycling. 0.1 miles.
Riding a horse on a wide open beach near the lapping fringe of the sea is a dream come true. Ogmore Farm Riding Centre 7 miles
Ideal holiday property. Very well equipped, comfortable and fabulous location to access Porthcawl Common, Rest Bay and the golf club. We would love to return!E C Mason-Williams - 16th July 2018
Lovely cottage. Light airy. Very comfortable. Well decorated.Gwendolyn from Warwickshire - 3rd July 2018
A lovely house to stay in, everything was to hand! Thanks.Wayne from Ludlow - 4th March 2018
Loved this house - perfect for a family Christmas and seaside walks. Many thanks.Carolyn from Suffolk - 1st January 2018
Very clean, spacious holiday home, with everything provided for a comfortable stay. Great location, just a few minutes walk from the beach. Visited St Fagans Museum, Caerphilly Castle, Barry Island and Penarth. Porthcawl has a lovely beach and enjoyed watching the surfers at Rest Bay beach. We were very happy with the service provided.Alison from Newport - 31st October 2017
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