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“THE GALLOPS” Beautiful Cottage Quiet Rural Setting Fab Views

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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
7 guests
3 nights minimum
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'A Gem in the Welsh Countryside'. The perfect place to relax with stunning views just 20 min drive from Cardiff. A new Barn conversion set in a large paddock with unrestricted views over open countryside to the Bristol Channel in the distance and North Devon coastline and hills beyond. 'The Gallop's' is situated along a country lane where the only traffic is likely to be the racehorses on their daily exercise from the adjacent racing stables, yet has easy access to major roads. The perfect place to relax in comfort in beautiful accommodation furnished and equiped to a high standard in a contemporary style maintaining some of the original exposed beams. The two story spacious, 3 bedroomed detatched stone barn, will sleep up to 7 people plus sofa bed downstairs, The open plan gr... 'A Gem in the Welsh Countryside'. The perfect place to relax with stunning views just 20 min drive from Cardiff. A new Barn conversion set in a large paddock with unrestricted views over open countryside to the Bristol Channel in the distance and North Devon coastline and hills beyond. 'The Gallop's' is situated along a country lane where the only traffic is likely to be the racehorses on their daily exercise from the adjacent racing stables, yet has easy access to major roads. The perfect place to relax in comfort in beautiful accommodation furnished and equiped to a high standard in a contemporary style maintaining some of the original exposed beams. The two story spacious, 3 bedroomed detatched stone barn, will sleep up to 7 people plus sofa bed downstairs, The open plan ground floor includes a kitchen, dining and living area with a wood burner and full central heating a separate utility room and separate toilet. The first floor has a Double bedroom with ensuite /shower and access to outside glass balcony, the second bedroom has twin beds and access to its own glass balcony, from both you can enjoy the quite of the countryside and spectacular views. The third smaller bedroom has a single bed and a bunk bed suitable for children under 12 and the main bathroom has a shower over the bath. There is secure storage for bikes or sporting equipment. Children and dog friendly. The picturesque village of Llancarfan and the Fox and Hounds Pub is one and a half miles away, the delightful market town of Cowbridge is 10 minutes drive, with many fashion and gourmet food shops line the High Street, and there are all types of cafes, pubs and restaurants to choose from. Cardiff International Airport is 10 minutes away, Barry and Barry Island with its fun fair, amusements and beach is a 15 minute drive. Llantwit Major is the site of ST Iltydds which was the site of one of the first christian churches in the British Isles and probably the start of early Christianity in Wales is also 15 minutes away. The beautiful beaches at Southern Down & Llantwit Major and popular with surfers and Ogmore-by-Sea has lovely sandy stretches and not far away the Porthcawl beach and fun fair. Swansea and the Mumbles are less than an hours drive. The Heritage coast line is close by with wonderful walks along the cliffs from Penarth down towards Porthcawl. Cardiff is 10 miles away, an easy 20 minute drive with its famous Castle, Victorian Shopping Arcades, Markets and Civic Centre, including the University and The National Museum and Art Gallery. Cardiff Bay is linked by a footpath to the Barrage, Norwegian Church and Pier Head which is buzzing with restaurants and cafes and The Doctor Who Experience! Beautiful New barn conversion furnished and decorated to a very high standard. Quiet rural setting with great views. Two glass balconies leading from each bedroom watch the sunrise and sunset as well as the race horses on their morning exercise. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Not suitable for wheel chair use.
Bathrooms
2 Full baths, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Jane W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2017
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Reviewed 2 September 2020

Great week at The Gallops with our adult offspring, beautiful property and Jane couldn’t have been more helpful. Lovely welcome basket in the kitchen on arrival and home made Welsh cakes. We had the heatwave in Wales during our stay so a parasol or sunshade...More

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank GillJim2001
Reviewed 4 May 2019

This visit was in relation to a business trip, I can honestly say that this is the very best place & location I have stayed at; and I stay in a lot. The accommodation is amazing, it is like home from home…top notch. The little...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank TopGeeza
Trip767808, VR Owner at “THE GALLOPS” Beautiful Cottage Quiet Rural Setting Fab Views, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2019

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It was a pleasure to have you to stay, glad you enjoyed it and appreciated all it had to offer.

Reviewed 21 March 2019 via mobile

Nestling in heart of the vale, this beautifully converted barn has absolutely everything you could need, peace, stunning views over the vale. On a clear day you can see the ocean and passing boats. It boasts solar power/electricity, central heating and a log burner for...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Jacqueline L
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Stayed here for 4 nights with my son and his family a lovley cottage with amazing views in a wonderful location very peaceful, but near enough to visit surrounding areas with lots to see and do, the cottage was very well equipped with every thing...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Date of stay: August 2018
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

This is an impressive barn conversion and so much thought and attention has been put into the quality and finish and it has everything you could possibly need. Fresh eggs and Welsh cakes were waiting for us, along with a breakfast hamper, milk in the...More

Date of stay: May 2018
1  Thank Jane W
Reviewed 30 May 2018

An excellent place to stay for a small family. Although away from it all in a country lane it is not far to get into Cardiff or on the M4 for day trips. Well equipped, warm and cosy even in a cold wind. Some really...More

Date of stay: April 2018
1  Thank GaryW3111
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Great cottage nestled in the middle of nowhere.. But closer enough to travel pretty much anywhere, i.e. Brecon Beacons or into central Cardiff. The cottage is absolutely immaculate and tastefully decorated with all the modern amenities that you’d expect. The view is just fantastic from...More

Date of stay: April 2018
1  Thank Daydream251227
Reviewed 8 November 2017

From the time you swing open the gates on arrival you know you're going to have a great time. Travelled with my family including my 5 yr-old child and we all loved it as soon as we arrived. The place itself is immaculate with everything...More

Date of stay: July 2017
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Grill
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Refrigerator
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Patio
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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The cottage is in a rural location so a car would be required. Cardiff is a 20 min drive. Cowbridge, Barry and Llantwit Major 15 mins drive .
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Frequently Asked Questions about “THE GALLOPS” Beautiful Cottage Quiet Rural Setting Fab Views

“THE GALLOPS” Beautiful Cottage Quiet Rural Setting Fab Views is able to accommodate up to 7 guests. See all property details.

“THE GALLOPS” Beautiful Cottage Quiet Rural Setting Fab Views has 3 bathrooms available. See all property details.

“THE GALLOPS” Beautiful Cottage Quiet Rural Setting Fab Views has 3 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at “THE GALLOPS” Beautiful Cottage Quiet Rural Setting Fab Views must last at least 3 nights. See all property details.