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Coastal St. Ishmael Cottage

A holiday cottage in Dyfed, Wales

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On the sandy foreshore of Tywi River, this stylish and contemporary property is the perfect spot in Carmarthenshire to relax, enjoy activities and discover the best coast, countryside and culture.

A unique location in Ferryside on the water’s edge, with pub, shop, yacht club and railway. One of two coastal cottages stylishly refurbished in 2017. Visit Llansteffan Castle, the National Botanic Garden of Wales or explore the 12th century castle, nature reserve and museum in Kidwelly. Enjoy river and sea fishing, water sports and walking the coastal path. Within easy reach is The Glyn Coch Craft Centre, the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust and the Welsh Motor Sports Centre for Formula Three Autocross, Ffos Las Race Course. The area, is a superb mix of countryside, sea shores, estuaries, woodland, fascinating market towns and villages. Just perfect to discover cultural heritage, stunning scenery and culinary delights in Carmarthenshire.

On the ground floor the welcoming hallway leads down to the stylish bathroom with a nautical theme. The spacious bedrooms, one double with estuary views and one single. Walk up the stairs passing the life-size artwork of a boat to the bright and airy open-plan lounge where you can watch the activities on the estuary from the balcony. If you decide to eat in the kitchen it is well-equipped with electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and microwave alongside thoughtful little extras creating a delightful space to prepare a meal. The dining table is well positioned by the window for everyone to gather round and discuss the activities for tomorrow. The contemporary lounge has comfortable sofas, TV and patio doors to the balcony. No doubt you will be enchanted by the stunning views of the beach, river, castle ruins and sea from sunrise to sunset. There is another single bedroom on this floor and separate WC. This contemporary property is full of interesting objects, unique artwork and is a treat to holiday in.

Outside, in addition to the balcony on the first floor with table and chairs, there is a portable BBQ and table for use adjacent to the beach for a BBQ, the property commands stunning beach, river and sea views. At the back of the property there is a shared courtyard with lockable bicycle rack and a rotary washing line. Private parking for one car is available at the property.

Property Name: Coastal St. Ishmael Cottage

Locality: St. Ishmael

County: Dyfed

Country: Wales

Distance to Coast: less than a mile

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  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Sleeps: 4
  • Changeover day: Saturday
  • Star rating: 4
  • Downstairs bedroom
  • Downstairs bathroom
  • Waterside views
  • Complex of properties
  • Internet access
  • Pub nearby
  • Shop nearby
  • Beach within easy reach
  • Fishing onsite / nearby
  • Family friendly
  • Sky TV
  • Cottage
  • Towels included
  • Travel cot available
  • Highchair available

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