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Riversdale Cottage

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Rear of cottage and private BBQ area
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Mumbles, Swansea, Swansea County, Southern Wales, Wales
Riversdale Cottage has been fully renovated to the highest standard with solid oak finishings throughout, offering guests luxury and homely accommodation. The quaint one bedroom cottage in the style of a dutch barn is located less than a mile, about a 15 minute walk or a few minutes drive from the popular village of Mumbles well known for its boutique shops, restaurants, castle and beaches.

Set well back from the road in tranquil gardens next to a stream, the cottage has been finished to an exceptional standard.
A balcony at the rear of the property gives you access to the patio and a peaceful area to relax in, with table and chairs and a brick built barbecue.

The lounge has French doors that open up onto the balcony where you can listen to the relaxing sound of the birdsong and brook.
The sofa can be used as a bed, for additional sleep...
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Listing #HL332133
About the Owner
Chris P
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:September 2012
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

A very peaceful location, yet within walking distance of Mumbles and within easy striking distance of Swansea and the Gower. This place is perfect - an absolute gem. Will definitely return soon.

Thank Teacher051
Reviewed 3 July 2018

The dutch barn style mini-house has been refurbished to a very high standard, and has everything you could need. The location is a 10-12 min walk to Mumbles centre via picturesque Oystermouth Castle. My wife and I had a fabulous time here. Owners/Hosts Chris and...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2018

My wife and I had never been to the Gower before, although we had previously had holidays in Mid and North Wales. You may (or may not) be interested to know that, as a young lad in 1949, and staying in Youth Hostels, I toured...More

Thank Dennis D
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
The sofa bed is only suitable for children or 1 x young adult.
    1 Shower
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
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  • Damage Deposit: R 1 868 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
We do the change over and laundry ourselves so are able to keep short break prices to a minimum.We endeavour to give value for money and prefer to fill our weeks then see them empty.Payment by cheque or banker's draft.Wi-fi and all heating included in rental.
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About the neighbourhood
Mumbles just 10 minutes walk away is undoubtedly one of the best seaside villages in the UK, with plenty of shops and restaurants and the entire Gower Peninsula on your doorstep.

Beaches & Coast
To the west of the city is the Gower Peninsula, Great Britain's first area of Outstanding Natural Beauty whose west facing beaches are Wales' premier surfing locations. We recommend the following beaches for their safety, good swimming, surfing and facilities:-
Langland, Caswell, Rotherslade, Llangennith Gower, Oxwich, Three Cliffs, Port Eynon

Clyne Gardens… contains varied National Collections of plants set in beautiful parkland.
Open all year round dawn till dusk, admission free
01792 401737

Singleton…these beautiful botanical Gardens are based in the old walled ga...
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Cardiff: 70.0 km
Railway: Swansea: 8.0 km
Ferry: Pembroke Dock : 100.0 km
If travelling by car turn off at junction 42 from the M4 motorway. This is the A843 which is sign posted for Swansea.
Travel along this road passing through all traffic lights until just before you enter into Mumbles village.
Turn right into Norton and follow the road for 500m.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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