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Glamorgan Self Catering cottage, Lothlorien Cottage, Cwmgors, sleeps 5

Lothlorien Cottage
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Lothlorien Cottage, Cwmgors, Glamorgan

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Sykes Cottages
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Sleeps a maximum of: 5

Pricing From: £269.00

With a cosy sitting room, a well-equipped sunny kitchen with dining area, and three comfortable bedrooms – able to sleep five people in one double, one twin and one single room – this is a great house for families, couples, or a group of friends.

In the heart of the old mining village of Cwmgors, six miles from Ammanford is this charming terraced cottage. The property has been restored to create a warm and welcoming atmosphere. The cottage also has a patio area as well as a beautiful meadow garden that attracts many birds and butterflies with its abundance of wild flowers.

From this wonderful outdoor location there are incredible views of the Black Mountain, providing a magnificent backdrop for outdoor dining.

Pet friendly accommodation Pet Friendly


Disappointing cottage and location
On the positive side, the owner left a lovely welcome pack for us on arrival. The village is in a good location with regards to local places of interest. However, we did have some issues. The photographs online are very misleading. When we visited, the garden was overgrown and there was a pile of bricks where the BBQ was supposed to be. The view from the end of the garden is not uninterrupted as stated, there are now farm buildings and wind turbines to be seen. The details state that the cottage is on an A road and some noise may be heard. The road is about 10 feet away from the front door and is used by heavy goods lorries all day long. All the bedrooms are on the roadside of the property and consequently we couldn't open the windows due to noise and fumes. As the weather was very hot this made for an uncomfortable holiday as no fans were provided. The kitchen wasn't very clean and overall the property needs quite a bit of maintenance. In our opinion the area isn?t an ideal location for a holiday let.
Kathy K

Beautiful cottage owned by an amazing women
I spent New Years Eve and a few more days at Lothlorien Cottage. I was amazed how nice it was (better than on the pictures). The size of the house was just perfect. Usually when you say cottage, I imagine a huge house. This one was not. But it was perfect and cosy. You can find everything you need inside - from cups and plates, to washing machine and tumble dryer. And just to mention welcome pack - bottle of champagne and box of shortbread, which was a very nice touch. Cottage was clean and tidy. Garden is beautiful as well, although we couldn't enjoy it as much as it was raining non-stop. I can only imagine how beautiful it is in summer. Due to the bad weather we could't explore Brecon Beacon, but we had a chance to see a tiny bit of it. The cottage is on the edge of the national park. We managed to see a few sheep as well as a few horses, which was a big attraction for us. I chosen this cottage because the owner was very helpful when I called to ask for details. She is very polite lady, she made our stay unforgettable. She sent me all maps and information pack to ensure that we have a good time. She also sent me an welcome email on the first day as well as goodbye email on our last day. That was very nice. I would definitely go back and I would deeply recommend this place.

lovey stay as always
Clean and comfortable. Welcome pack is always a lovely surprise. The garden is great if you have dogs - leave a bowl out for the Hedgehog.

A lovely week
We had a lovely week in this welcoming cottage. It was clean, comfortable, well-equipped and large enough to comfortably accommodate our family of four. Other than a dishwasher (I'm being lazy!), the kitchen had everything you'd need if you wanted to eat at home, including a smoothie-maker and slow cooker. If you'd rather not cook, there's a Chinese, Indian and fish and chips within walking distance. There's plenty of books and games to choose from in the evenings, and the free Wi-Fi was very welcome. Linen and towels were provided, and the bathroom was large, with a bath and shower overhead (you have to practise to get the temperature right!). There is a lovely garden to the back - although we didn't quite have garden weather! - and views of the hills behind. Although the cottage is terraced, the walls are very thick (with the added advantage of keeping the heat in), so we didn't hear anything from our neighbours (and hopefully they didn't hear us!). The welcome pack awaiting us in the kitchen was a lovely touch. Although perhaps not situated in the prettiest village, there are some lovely walks from the cottage, and the village is well-equipped with grocery stores and take-aways. It is also a great base from which to explore lots of south Wales, including Dan Yr Ogof caves, Swansea, Carren Cennen castle, Pen Y Fan, the Mumbles, Rhosilli and the rest of the Gower peninsula. All in all, we had a lovely week, and wouldn't hesitate to recommend Lothlorien Cottage.

Family wedding and holiday
Arrived at the cottage to find a lovely welcome ,wine and welsh cakes ,the cottage is beautiful well equipped a real home from home .ideally situated to visit the beautiful Brecon Beacons ,the Gower and Pembroke Coast ..We will definitely return
Jordanna P



Parking Space Parking Space
Linen Provided Linen provided
Towels Provided Towels provided
cookewr Cooker
Refrigerator Fridge
Washing Machine Washing Machine
Televsion Television
High Chair High Chair
Cot Cot
WiFi WiFi


Single Beds

Double Beds

Twin Beds


Gas central heating
Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, table-top freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
Welcome basket on arrival
Fuel and power inc in rent
Bed linen and towels inc in rent
Travel cot and highchair on request
Off road parking for 1 car, additional rear off road parking for 2 cars
Enclosed front courtyard, enclosed rear garden with patio with garden furniture and BBQ
Sorry no smoking
Shop 100 yards, pub 2 mins walk
Note: This cottage is on the A474 and as such is subject to some traffic noise
Two well behaved dogs welcome with a 50 damage deposit

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Approximate Location

Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.

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Nearest Attractions

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

Carn Llechart Ring Cairn - 3 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Carreg Cennen Castle - 5.5 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Cefn Coed Colliery Museum - 7.4 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Garn Goch Hill Fort - 8.2 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Aberdulais Tin Mine and Waterfall - 8.4 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Gelli Aur Country Park - 8.6 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Neath Roman Fort - 8.7 miles (Roman Site) Heritage Rating

Neath Abbey - 8.7 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Neath Castle - 8.8 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

Dinefwr Castle - 8.8 miles (Castle) Heritage Rating

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