On the strong recommendation of friends local to the area, my husband booked The Old Wine House for an autumn treat. As it's owned by the couple behind our favourite Cowbridge restaurant (The Quarter Penny Cafe) we knew it was going to be good, but the whole experience surpassed even our lofty expectations.
We arrived on a cold, rainy Sunday evening to find the flat bathed in candlelight and the warm glow of the gorgeous log burner. Natalie, one of the owners, had put some essentials in the fridge for us and, we were delighted to discover, stocked the biscuit barrel. The flat was beautifully clean and the bedrooms, whilst on the cosy side, decorated to a standard to rival the nicest boutique hotels in London.
Natalie and her husband Justin have filled the flat with lovely thoughtful touches and there's much attention to detail, both personal and very practical. They also provided some great information about good things to do locally and, although my husband and I... more