We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
other travellers have booked this property

Madogs Wells Blackbird Cottage

Blackbird Cottage
5.0 of 5 bubbles
3 reviews
Blackbird Cottage
Aerial view of Madog's Wells and the three cottages
Blackbird Cottage - Entrance and parking
Blackbird Cottage - 1st twin-bedded room
second twin-bedded room
Double bedroom
wet-room shower
toilet, grab rails and chair of wet-room
Blackbird's kitchen/diner
Part of our woodland walk
Highest point of the woodland walk
top bridge on woodland walk
Early sunrise over Pen-y-Belan Hill
Emperor Dragonfly drying its wings after emerging from nymph stage in pond
Marsh Orchid by the pond
View from Precipice Walk, Dolgellau - 45 mins. drive away
Montgomery canal from the tow path
Nuthatch enjoying winter feast
Long tailed tit having breakfast
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Inquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Bungalow -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Llanfair Caereinion, Powys, Wales
Detached 3 bedroomed, totally wheelchair accessible, plenty of room throughout. Large kitchen/diner, spacious lounge which contains 2 3-seater settees, and easy chair, double bedroom and 2 twins. There is a wet-room with roll-in shower, whb and raised toilet with lots of grab rails all round. There is a separate toilet. The kitchen contains full-sized cooker, fridge-freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, microwave and lots of cupboards. The dining table has 6 chairs including a carver chair. No mobile phone reception here but we have limited wifi. No hidden extra charges. Pets by arrangement - £10-£15, max. 2. Ideal for families and groups of friends up to 6 in number. 4* property. Lots of equipment for disabled guests, access statement available on request. Hoist - £20 pw. This is towards servicing costs.Try our woodland w... Read more
About the Owner, Ann R
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 13 reviews and 3 properties
Interaction with guests
As we live on site we will be here to welcome you on your arrival and show you into Blackbird Cottage, and be available to answer any questions you may have. If you have any problems during your stay, we are pleased to help or assist if possible. There are two folders in the cottage, one for accessible places to visit and the other for walks both recommended by previous guests.
Contact Owner See more properties
Listing #HL334819
Reviews from our community
 of 5 bubbles
5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 3 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Management response:

Thank you so much, we are very pleased that you appreciated our efforts and enjoyed your stay in this peaceful part of Mid Wales.


Report response as inappropriate
Ban M
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2013 for a stay in August 2013
person found this review helpful

Stayed 4 days with my family during early August 2013. Located in a remote area with some single lane roads. SatNav take you correctly up to few hundred feet. Owner send us a map to locate the property. So it is easy to find. Property is a single story bungalow with 3 bedrooms. Very clean and comfortable. Very spacious kitchen...

Management response:

Thank you so much for the review. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay in our quiet corner of the countryside and that you found the accommodation clean and very spacious. We do try our best to see that guests enjoy their stay with us with lots of local information and advice.


Report response as inappropriate
Coventry, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2013 for a stay in May 2013

Nice clean warm accommodation , nice people and a small private wood. A smashing getaway with plenty to do nearby. Good value Will return

Management response:

So pleased to hear our efforts are appreciated, and that in spite of the weather, the walk around the woodland was so enjoyable.


Report response as inappropriate
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Pool Table
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Pets are welcome and there is a small charge payable on arrival, but please keep them out of the bedrooms and off the furniture. If pets are walked in the fields please use a...
Show Rates

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 Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
29 Apr 2017 -
26 May 2017
29/04/17 - 26/05/17
2 nights
27 May 2017 -
23 Jun 2017
27/05/17 - 23/06/17
2 nights
24 Jun 2017 -
14 Jul 2017
24/06/17 - 14/07/17
2 nights
View all periods
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please note: check in time is 3 pm or after, and check out time is 10 am, unless otherwise agreed.

Dogs are welcome, but there is a charge payable on arrival, max. 2 up to £15 each.
Hide Rates
About the neighbourhood
Welshpool, 10 miles away, has Powis Castle, canal and walks, museum, supermarkets, and wonderful garden centres with wheelchair accessible restaurants. It is close to the English border with Shrewsbury 25 mins. further on. Oswestry, with its old market town features and a hill fort is 45 mins. drive from Madog's Wells.<BR><BR>Madog's Wells is a lovely place for a bit of peace and quiet and re-charge your batteries!
Getting around
As we are 10 miles from the nearest railway station, and there is no bus service near Madog's Wells, the use of a car, motor bike or bicycle is essential for getting around this part of Wales..
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Birmingham and Manchester equa-distance: 90.0 km
Railway: Welshpool: 13.0 km
Follow directions carefully as shown on the map sent when booking is confirmed by us.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 70.0 km.
Nearby cities
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
First, check the Availability tab on this page to see if your dates are available. If they are, contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to confirm availability.
How can I contact the owner?
Initially, you may contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. This inbox is created after you send your first message or booking request to the owner. After you've made your first payment, you'll be able to see the owner's contact information.
How will the owner contact me?
This owner will contact you via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox.
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
You can send another message via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to ask if the property is still available.
How do I pay?
For this property, please use a credit card to pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. Once the owner approves your stay, he or she will send you a quote, which will include payment instructions.
Is my payment insured in any way?
Yes. Payments made via the TripAdvisor inbox are covered by our Peace of Mind Protection.
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Book Now
32 travellers
viewed this property in the past week
This property has Payment Protection
Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer.
Learn more about paying safely.