We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
“Quiet, peaceful, tranquil”
other travellers have booked this property

Review of The Old Kiln

kitchen diner with original beamed ceilings
Bookings for this home are first-come, first served. Lock in your dates before they are gone
kitchen diner with original beamed ceilings
approach from private car parking area view when approaching from the lane.
Check Availability
Request to Book
Make Enquiry
Excellent
39 reviews
kitchen diner with original beamed ceilings
approach from private car parking area
view when approaching from the lane.
breakfast on the decked terrace overlooking the stream
front view showing the gabled lounge patio windows
double bedroom,with local Laura Ashley fabrics
Underfloor heated Lounge with bed settee
view of the Fachdre stream as the cottage is approached
From the decked patio looking back to the car parking area
From the dining area looking down over the lounge and out over the garden and stream
Original stone wall feature adjacent stairs to Kitchen diner
shower room  with large shower tray
large private parking area
the cottage in spring viewed from the lane
the old mill leet waterfall attracts numerous birds for a drink in the garden
The cottage is located at the base of this scenic valley as  viewed from the road near Dylife.
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Enquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Overview
Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Llanbrynmair, Powys, Wales

Reviews from our community

Excellent - based on 39 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
English first
Any
English first
jax208
coventry
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Quiet, peaceful, tranquil”
Reviewed 15 September 2015 for a stay in September 2015

A lovely, quiet retreat. Very well equipped down to the finest detail. So many places to visit round about. Thanks Sue & Malcolm for sharing. (Sues home made jams and chutneys are lovely too)

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Management Response
16 Sep 2015
So pleased you enjoyed yourselves at our cottage and thank you for the compliment about my jams and chutneys, I have just been making more blackberry and apple jam, damson jam and damson chutney!!
The cottage is well placed for visiting the lovely countryside and coast of Mid Wales yet its setting is truly tranquil and relaxing.
Kind regards
Sue & Malcolm
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2015 for a stay in September 2015

How easy was it to book the property? How helpful were the directions to the property?
How easy was key pickup/access to the property? Overall condition of the property
Bedding & mattresses Kitchen & utensils
Bathroom cleanliness Other facilities & amenities
Service
Liked best: The peacefulness!
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of TripAdvisor LLC nor of its partners.
Management Response
16 Sep 2015
The Old Kiln is certainly the place to chill, relax and unwind.
There are no shops in the village so we encourage guests to purchase groceries from larger towns en route as the local stores, 3 miles away, will only have a limited selection. We also provide kitchen items you might forget like sandwich bags, foil, stock cubes etc.... guests appreciate this home from home approach.
Thank you for such a positive review , we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you again soon.
Kind Regards
Sue & malcolm
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC nor of its partners.
Vicki L
Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“A lovely retreat”
Reviewed 29 August 2015 for a stay in August 2015

The Old Kiln is a lovely property which is perfect for relaxation due to its setting right next to a stream. It has been decorated to a high standard and is well equipped with everything you might need during your stay. There is lots to see and do around the area, with the Hafren Forest close by, not to mention the coastal town of Aberdovey which is well worth visiting. The owners are also very friendly and helpful, so if peace and quiet is what you are after this is the place to stay.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Management Response
30 Aug 2015
We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay in our lovely cottage. The sounds of the stream and birds are so relaxing to wake up to. Hope to see you again.
Regards Sue & Malcolm
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Ann L
Cheshire, United Kingdom
1 review
“Lovely Picturesque Cottage”
Reviewed 28 August 2015 for a stay in August 2015

The Old Kiln is a perfect base for exploring Mid Wales. It is set in beautiful surroundings and the views from the cottage are lovely. Malcolm and Sue have thought of everything guests would need, and were very helpful.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Management Response
30 Aug 2015
Thanks so much for such a positive review, we're so pleased you enjoyed your stay in this lovely part of Wales.
Kind regards Sue & Malcolm
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 2 August 2015 for a stay in July 2015

How easy was it to book the property? How helpful were the directions to the property?
How easy was key pickup/access to the property? Overall condition of the property
Bedding & mattresses Kitchen & utensils
Bathroom cleanliness Other facilities & amenities
Service
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of an individual traveller and not of TripAdvisor LLC nor of its partners.
Management Response
3 Aug 2015
Thank you for your review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your wedding trip stay at The Old Kiln. This year we have had bookings from 4 honeymoon couples so each time we have decorated the cottage with romantic hearts and flower garlands to make your stay that little bit special. We look forward to seeing our German honeymooners for an anniversary trip next year.
Best wishes from Sue & Malcolm
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC nor of its partners.
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Adults2
Children0
Apply
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing