View towards this sweet character property
Enjoy open-plan living
Enjoy a home cooked meal
Lounge area with feature fireplace
The perfect spot to relax and enjoy the view towards the rear garden
The perfect spot to enjoy the sunshine
Character bedroom with en-suite shower room
Shower room
Enjoy a relaxing shower
Sweet garden area perfect for al-fresco dining
1 / 10  View towards this sweet character property
2 / 10  Enjoy open-plan living
3 / 10  Enjoy a home cooked meal
4 / 10  Lounge area with feature fireplace
5 / 10  The perfect spot to relax and enjoy the view towards the rear garden
6 / 10  The perfect spot to enjoy the sunshine
7 / 10  Character bedroom with en-suite shower room
8 / 10  Shower room
9 / 10  Enjoy a relaxing shower
10 / 10  Sweet garden area perfect for al-fresco dining

Bryn Eglwys Cottage

Porthcawl (3ml SE), South Wales
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
No Dogs
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Beach within easy reach
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Lovely traditional Welsh stone cottage.
  • Charming and cosy interior sleeping two guests
  • Number of attractions and activity venues to enjoy nearby.
  • Walks and footpaths right from your front door
  • Pubs just a short walk away
  • Cities of Cardiff and Swansea easily accessible by car
Property code: 31983

Traditional Welsh stone cottage set within the grounds of the owners’ home. This wonderful stone cottage is the perfect bolthole for a couple’s escape.

This quaint Welsh stone cottage is set within the grounds of a private house. It is simply charming, it’s restoration retains its exposed stone walls and wooden beams. Throughout the year the area is packed with things to see, explore and discover. Directly opposite the cottage is the Kenfig Nature Reserve which is a designated Site of Special Scientific Interest and offers a range of activities including birdwatching and hiking. It is perfectly placed for a number of attractions including mountain biking at Margam Country Park with its 1000 acres of countryside that includes a castle, a deer park and a visitor centre. Bryngarw Country Park is also nearby with stunning woodland areas, lakes and a pond. Also close by is Cowbridge, a picturesque market town situated at the heart of the Vale of Glamorgan. Other nearby attractions include Rest Bay and Trecco Bay, the McArthurGlen Shopping Outlet at Bridgend for those wishing to enjoy a day shopping with a lazy lunch. The vibrant cities of Swansea and Cardiff are both easily accessible by road too.

Upon entering the cottage, you will find the charming open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner. This area is very welcoming with its comfy sofa and a TV/DVD to enjoy your favourite shows and films after a long day of exploration in the Porthcawl area. The dining section has a wooden table and chairs for you to enjoy your meals at. The kitchen is well-equipped with an electric oven and hob, a fridge/freezer, a washing machine and a microwave for all your self-catering needs on holiday. There is one bedroom with a zip-and-link double bed that can be made into two twin beds upon request. There is also a shower room with a WC near to the bedroom for convenience.

Stepping outdoors, there is an enclosed garden with seating to enjoy the surroundings in the sun and the valley views.

  • 1 bedroom – zip-and-link double bed (which can be made up as twin beds upon request)
  • Shower room with WC
  • TV/DVD
  • Kitchen with electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine and microwave
  • Enclosed garden area outside
  • Regret no pets
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Wifi included
  • Lockable bike storage also available
  • Pubs within walking distance

This property is personally managed by Claire.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 13 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Graham 29th June 2019

Friendly hosts and lovely cottage. Great base from which to explore this area of Wales.

Reviewed by John 22nd June 2019

Great cottage in a convenient location. only a couple of miles from the M4. The cottage itself is excellent and just the right size for a couple. The raised lawn at the back of the cottage was visited by a number of different birds and playful rabbits.

Reviewed by Julie 25th May 2019

Comfortable and well equipped cottage. Really enjoyed our time

Reviewed by Lynne 18th May 2019

Excellent cottage for two with plenty of room. Wonderful shower and huge bed! Very comfortable all round. Off road parking right outside the door. Lovely sheltered garden with chairs etc. Look no further

Reviewed by J 22nd December 2018

A very comfortable and well equipped cottage. Perfect for a Christmas break, with lots of walks and places to visit nearby.

Reviewed by Stephen 27th October 2018

Very comfortable cottage with all the mod cons. Easy to get to the coast, Cardiff, Brecons and Gower. Lovely welcome pack on arrival. One of the most comfy beds you can get. A week is not enough time to see everything.

Reviewed by Stephen 9th October 2018

Lovely cottage for relaxing break, well set out, and everything you need. Also plenty of places to visit within easy reach.

Reviewed by Ann 1st September 2018

The cottage was lovely,clean,comfy and there was also a nice welcome pack . It is in a good location for walking and visiting other places. 2 very nice pubs with very nice food in walking distance.

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