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Self Catering in Glamorgan - Llanarthney

5 Buarth Y Bragwr

5 Buarth Y Bragwr, Llanarthney, Glamorgan
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Sykes Cottages

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Sleeps a maximum of: 4

Pricing From: £240.00 - 567.00

This lovely end-terrace cottage in Llanarthney sleeps four people.

5 Buarth Y Bragwr is a lovely end-terrace on an L-shaped barn conversion in Llanarthney. With two double bedrooms, both with en-suites, it sleeps four comfortably. There is also a kitchen, utility and sitting room with dining area. Outside there is are lawned gardens and off road parking. Llanarthney is the home to The National Botanical Garden of Wales, and 5 Buarth Y Bragwr is a great base for exploring it.


Such a shame as it wouldn't take much to make this cottage superb. We stayed with our friends and it appealed to us because of the layout of 2 double bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The main faults were : no opening window/door in the lounge, which would have been a nightmare in the summer. Large floor to ceiling window in the main bathroom also broken and wouldn't open, also had no blind so no privacy at night and the extractor fan was broken. No proper light in the other bathroom just a lighted mirror. Lots of the bulbs were blown and none of the fancy lighting in the kitchen was working. No bath mats. The garden was not as described and the cottage was not as clean as it should be. All of these things could be easily sorted but the main concern is that the windows and doors that are faulty present a real danger in case of fire. The cottage was great for our Labrador and the village was lovely with a nice field by the village hall where we could let the dog run off lead. We had a good meal at the Emlyn Arms one evening too. Steak and sweet for ?10. I was surprised to note that the problem with the windows and doors was also noted by a reviewer in 2014 and that nothing has been done about it. I would be reluctant to book with Sykes again because of this.

Great little cottage
A book about the history of Led Zepplin in the bathroom, a good start. Clean comfortable and in a great location with views from the garden. Bedrooms really comfortable both with en-suite, great shower in one bedroom large bath in the other (no Jacuzzi). Really comfy sitting room with Sky TV on large screen. Well equipped modern kitchen. Next door to the cottage is a very good restaurant, deli that you have to try. All in all really enjoyable will be back. Steve
steve e

Beautiful little cottage in a wonderfully quiet part of the Welsh countryside. Very well equipped with all you could need away from home.
Mr Gow

5 Buarth Y Bragwr is a fabulous cottage, we had a very comfortable stay with our new born baby.
Mr Pearce

The location of 5 Bruath Y Bragwr was great, on the out skirts of Carmarthen. Was very clean and the beds were very comfortable. Would recommend and would stay again.
Miss Reading

Services / Facilities:

Oil central heating. Range cooker with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, wine cooler, washing machine, TV with Sky, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair. Off road parking for 3 cars. Lawned gardens with patio and furniture. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 7 miles, pub serving food 2 mins walk.

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Double Beds: 2

Further Amenities:
Linen provided
Towels provided
Washing Machine
High Chair

Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Paxtons Tower - 0.9 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Llanegwad, St Edgwad Church - 1.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Dryslwyn Castle - 1.3 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

National Botanic Garden of Wales - 1.6 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Llanegwad (Pontargothi), Holy Trinity Church - 1.9 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Aberglasney Gardens - 3.1 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Gelli Aur Country Park - 3.9 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Dinefwr Castle - 4.9 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Newton House - 5.1 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Dinefwr Park - 5.2 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

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