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The Lodge at Valley View

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THE LODGE...a fully insulated three bed timber lodge with large panoramic windows.
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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
7 guests
2 nights minimum
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REFURBISHEMENT COMPLETE! THE LODGE is a fully insulated timber bungalow fully equipped for a comfortable quality self catering break. Secured parking and fantastic views overlooking the adjoining RSPB Nature Reserve. Ideal for rural pursuits or a great base for touring the area. Quiet, yet just minutes from the M4 and main tourist routes. 25minute drive to Swansea City centre.Brecon Beacons and A an cycling centre within easy reach also. Although Wi-fi free, your 3G or 4g works on most networks. Download and print service is free of charge if required. Please note that the hillside location of The Lodge gives fantastic views but may not be suitable for young children or those with limited mobility. ...REFURBISHEMENT COMPLETE! THE LODGE is a fully insulated timber bungalow fully equipped for a comfortable quality self catering break. Secured parking and fantastic views overlooking the adjoining RSPB Nature Reserve. Ideal for rural pursuits or a great base for touring the area. Quiet, yet just minutes from the M4 and main tourist routes. 25minute drive to Swansea City centre.Brecon Beacons and A an cycling centre within easy reach also. Although Wi-fi free, your 3G or 4g works on most networks. Download and print service is free of charge if required. Please note that the hillside location of The Lodge gives fantastic views but may not be suitable for young children or those with limited mobility. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Youngest guest must be over the age of 21 No parties exceeding the maximum occupation number
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Robert M
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2013
Interaction with guests
The Lodge has had a very busy few years and we are pleased to confirm that we have had a 5v week refurbishment programme to give it the TLC it deserves. The Lodge now enjoys a larger kitchen and remodelled bathrooms. When you visit us you can be assured of as much or as little help and support you may need. We live close by but do not interfere unless invited. The Lodge can be combined with two other properties for larger groups and yet is totally private and separate.
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Reviewed 27 October 2021

Had a lovely stay at the lodge, it was warm and comfortable, plenty big enough for our needs. Bob was a brilliant host who was more than helpful. Lush veiws, only bad point was the damaged balcony/decking but being where the lodge is situated and...More

Date of stay: October 2021
Thank beccy o
Reviewed 29 December 2017

First of all Robert and his wife are very nice hosts, the facilities need a bit of TLC, but overall the accommodation is ok and the views very nice, it's easy to get Swansea and Cardiff, and it was very good for a Summer break,...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank SX101pedro
Management response:Responded 30 December 2017

Thanks for your review..and spot on! The TLC has finally happened! It has been such a busy time but the decision was taken to close for 3 weeks in order to get the Lodge up to scratch. New carpets blinds shower cubicles and an extended...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017

The lodge is spacious, very well equipped for 6 people and has wonderful views across the valley. Sadly, the faults raised in reviews by previous guests had not been addressed, which let it down. We too did not enjoy the mould in the showers, the...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Julia R
Management response:Responded 7 November 2017

Thanks for your time and review. You will appreciate that some issues are difficult to remedy until summer bookings end. We have a programme of works which is due to commence. We have had the fire inspected as this is a serious issue but no...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017

I did not book this property, I was a guest of someone who had. If I had booked this property I would have complained. It is too expensive for what you get. The positives: The bed was comfy and nice setting. The negatives: I can...More

Date of stay: July 2017
1  Thank pendeltonPeck
Management response:Responded 7 November 2017

The Lodge is awaiting a remodelled kitchen refit and new shower cubicles along with replacement blinds and carpets in November . The popularity of the Lodge can cause a problem when trying to address issues. Certainly not grubby but mould under silicone is unsightly and...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

The location is great and is easy to find from the M4. It is close to Swansea but feels like you are in the middle of the countryside. It is close to the Mumbles so a beach trip is easy. It is also close enough...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank UkCharley
Management response:Responded 16 September 2017

Thanks so much for putting our 5 star reviews back on track! There are always issues and we do listen and are always genuinely grateful for genuine comments. We hope to see you all again

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Having seen this property on line were really looking forward to staying in a new wooden log cabin; how wrong could we have been.It did not live up to the image seen on line.The sitting room was large and spacious but it would have been...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Mary S
Management response:Responded 16 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review. It will be read in conjunction with all the others by prospective visitors who can decide on the issues raised. Sorry tripadvisor did not refund following their investigation.

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Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Date of stay: May 2017
Management response:Responded 21 May 2017

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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Date of stay: April 2017
Management response:Responded 5 May 2017

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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

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Date of stay: September 2016
Bob M, VR Owner at The Lodge at Valley View, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2016

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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Would recommend this to anyone looking to just get away from busy lifestyle. The river at the bottom of mountain is beautiful and surrounding areas amazing. The hosts Robert and his wife couldn't speak more highly of them. They made the stay even more special....More

Date of stay: August 2016
1  Thank Turnerules1984
Bob M, VR Owner at The Lodge at Valley View, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2016

Thank you so much. It was a real pleasure.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Linens Provided
Parking
Shared Garden
Terrace
Towels Provided
Fishing Nearby
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Swansea is the perfect choice for those looking for the best of everything! Mountains, beaches, City, shopping, entertainment, in fact, everything...within a few miles. For those wishing to explore, Cardiff, Brecon, the Gower, Mumbles, Tenby and Carmarthen are all within an hour or so.
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Lodge at Valley View

The Lodge at Valley View is able to accommodate up to 7 guests. See all property details.

The Lodge at Valley View has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

The Lodge at Valley View has 3 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at The Lodge at Valley View must last at least 2 nights. See all property details.