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Vulcan Lodge - the Woodman Holiday Cottage

Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Llanwrthwl, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, Wales

Vulcan Lodge - the Woodman holiday cottage is situated in arguably the most beautiful part of the Upper Wye Valley with the Cambrian mountains, Elan Valley lakes and Wye Valley Walk close by. Whether your enthusiasm is for walking, cycling, fishing, birdwatching, canoeing - or you just want a peaceful, relaxing holiday, this is the place for you.

The Woodman is a lovely holiday cottage occupying the upper floors of the original 3 stone cottages. It can be booked together with other cottages for larger groups - up to 23 guests can be accommodated.

From the front porch stairs lead up to the accommodation. The oak beams in all of the rooms give the cottage lots of character and with a south/westerly aspect it benefits from...
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Listing #HL252937
About the Manager
Elaine Zamroz (Property Manager Elaine Zamroz)
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2012
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Arrived after a typically horrendous Bank holiday drive from Kent. The cottage was warm, spacious and comfortable and we relaxed immediately. The 24hr Spa supermarket next door was so convenient for those forgotten items. We wanted a weekend of complete relaxation in close proximity to...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank angela w
Management response:Responded 28 April 2018

Thank you so much for posting such a positive review of the Woodman cottage. I am pleased you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again later in the year. Best wishes Elaine Owner

Reviewed 19 October 2017

Everything about the .Vulcan Lodges says quality.and it is a great area for walking/photography There is also a good shop and filling station very close by.

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank J R
Management response:Responded 14 February 2018

I am very pleased you enjoyed your stay in the Woodman Cottage. It certainly has some lovely walks on its doorstep yet with the convenience of facilities nearby. Thank you for taking the time to post this review it is much appreciated. Kind regards Elaine

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Rented all cottages. Every one is different. Lovely bedding. Supermarket, garage, cafe next door. Very quiet surroundings.

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank marj f
Management response:Responded 2 October 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review. It is much appreciated. Best wishes Elaine Owner

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Good size bathroom with a shower over a corner bath
Large range of board games
TV with 3-D viewing option
Blueray player
A selection of novels and DVDs
Clock/radio alarm with Ipod/Iphone docking station
Shared laundry and drying room
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    2 Fulls
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
14 Dec 2018 -
20 Dec 2018
7 nights --
21 Dec 2018 -
3 Jan 2019
7 nights --
4 Jan 2019 -
28 Mar 2019
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Included in the price: gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and tea towels, a welcome pack, cot & high chair, Wi-Fi, use of shared laundry and drying room.

Contact the owner for additional rooms and B&B rates.

Payment by cheque, debit card, electronic transfer and credit card accepted. Please note there is a 2% surcharge on credit card payments.
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About the neighbourhood
Rhayader is a vibrant town with much to offer the visitor. With its Leisure Centre, Elan Valley Visitor Centre, Museum, Community Arts Centre (CARAD), Willow Globe open air Shakespeare theatre and the Red Kite Centre it is rich in culture and interests. Each year there are a number of agricultural shows in the surrounding villages and Rhayader itself has a Grand Carnival Week with events occuring on a nightly basis over a 10 day period. There is a programme of free events at the Elan Valley Visitor Centre throughout the summer season and the Leisure Centre offers school holiday activities for children. There is also a children's playbarn 3 mils from the cottage.

With a population of just over 2,000 Rhayader has a range of shops including a Spar store and chemist. It also has 12 p...
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How to get there
Airport: Cardiff: 100.0 km
Railway: Llandrindod Wells: 12.0 km
Vulcan Lodge - the Faulkner is located in the middle of Wales. It is 2.5 hours form Cardiff, Birmingham and Manchester airports and 4 hours from Heathrow. The nearest railway station is 9 miles away in Llandrindod Wells.

The Middleton is 3 miles south of Rhayader on the A470.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 50.0 km.
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