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Velvet Cottage

Fabulous rainbow viewed from Velvet Cottage's garden
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18 reviews
Fabulous rainbow viewed from Velvet Cottage's garden
Large three seater faux leather sofa in the lounge
Two seater leather settee and views across the valley
Kitchen and dining area
Offroad parking bay, cottage frontage and garden
Superking bed
Twin beds
Bathroom showing full size bath and shower
Single bedroom
View across the valley from Velvet Cottage front terrace
The rumour is true - Eliseg's pillar does contain a pot of gold!!
Abbey Terrace and Velvet Hill from Llantysilio slate tramway
Llantysilio Church with snowdrops in Spring
Plas Newydd with Spring crocuses
Clwydian Way (ten minutes' walk from Velvet Cottage) in Winter
Valle Crucis Abbey and carp pond
Horseshoe Falls on the River Dee (ten minutes' walk from Velvet Cottage)
Valle Crucis Abbey in evening sunshine
Valle Crucis Abbey and Dinas Bran castle from Velvet Hill (behind Velvet Cottage)
Velvet Hill from the Llantysilio Mountain tramway
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3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Llangollen, Denbighshire, North Wales, Wales
For a truly relaxing holiday, treat yourself to a stay at Velvet Cottage, Llangollen, North Wales. Positioned above a quiet lane and backed by National Trust owned Velvet Hill, Velvet Cottage is the perfect base to explore the wealth of outdoor activities available in the area, including a wide variety of walking right from the doorstep. Velvet Cottage is over 200 years old and features exposed beams and low doorways!! There are three bedrooms - a superking double, a twin with optional sofa bed and a single bedroom. The terrace offers the opportunity for al fresco dining in warm weather, and the private sunbathing terrace at the rear can also be used for barbecues (equipment provided). Towels, bed linen, utility bills & unlimited UK landline phone calls & broadband (subject to terms & conditions acceptance) are included in the... Read more
About the Owner, Ian C
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Jan 2014
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 35 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
We live 35 miles away and we appreciate that what holidaymakers value above all else is privacy, and that is what you get at Velvet Cottage. However, we remain easily contactable and should the need arise we can be on site within an hour.
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Very good - based on 18 reviews
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English first
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Management response:

Thanks for the review Ian, you're welcome to return any time.


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Reviewed 16 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Beautiful location for a weekend break, children loved the area and the cottage had everything we needed. Booking was made easy with Ian's email contact and the cottage was charming. We will hopefully be returning soon.

Management response:

So pleased you enjoyed yourselves so much. Looking forward to hosting you again in August.


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Reviewed 26 February 2017 for a stay in February 2017

Management response:

Thanks for the review Charlotte and sorry about your husband's head! Unfortunately the average Welshman was a lot shorter two hundred years ago and a couple of the low doorways can catch tall people out until they get used to it.


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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24 Apr 2017 -
30 Jun 2017
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Summer 2017
3 nights
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19 Oct 2017
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  • Cleaning fee: £30 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
The main settlement in the area is Llangollen. Local attractions include Valle Crucis Abbey, Llangollen canal and Pontcysyllte aqueduct, Llangollen pavilion (home of the International Eisteddfod), Llangollen steam railway (featuring guest appearances by Thomas the Tank Engine!), Plas Newydd (home of the Ladies of Llangollen), the Horseshoe Pass and the North Wales coast.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Liverpool: 81.0 km
Railway: Ruabon: 13.0 km
Ferry: Holyhead: 120.0 km
Airports - Manchester one and a half hours, Liverpool one and a half hours, Birmingham two and a half hours.
Railways - Ruabon 8 miles, Wrexham 15 miles
Private car - offroad parking provided
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 52.0 km.
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