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Heated indoor pool
Double bedroom
1 of 17Heated indoor pool
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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
7 guests
7 nights minimum
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(DUE TO COVID 19 OUR POOL AND SHARED FACILITIES ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED)There are 9 cottages at Gaer Cottages and the rates vary each week. Daniel Ddu varies from £930 during the summer school holidays to £335 in the winter + the Booking Fee. PLEASE NOTE:- Short breaks are 50% for 2 nights; 60% 3 nights; 70% 4 nights; 80% 5 nights + the Booking Fee. To get a guide price apply for a week and work out the percentage. OR - SEND A REQUEST FOR A QUOTE; WE MAY EVEN BE ABLE TO OFFER A DISCOUNT ON THE QUOTED WEEKLY RATE!!!!!!! This comfortably furnished cottage is one of 9 nestling within 8 acres of grounds with formal gardens, woodland, pasture and a river where picnics can be enjoyed. This cottage has a double and a twin bedroom sleeping 4; we can double stack the single beds and provide a roll o...(DUE TO COVID 19 OUR POOL AND SHARED FACILITIES ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED)There are 9 cottages at Gaer Cottages and the rates vary each week. Daniel Ddu varies from £930 during the summer school holidays to £335 in the winter + the Booking Fee. PLEASE NOTE:- Short breaks are 50% for 2 nights; 60% 3 nights; 70% 4 nights; 80% 5 nights + the Booking Fee. To get a guide price apply for a week and work out the percentage. OR - SEND A REQUEST FOR A QUOTE; WE MAY EVEN BE ABLE TO OFFER A DISCOUNT ON THE QUOTED WEEKLY RATE!!!!!!! This comfortably furnished cottage is one of 9 nestling within 8 acres of grounds with formal gardens, woodland, pasture and a river where picnics can be enjoyed. This cottage has a double and a twin bedroom sleeping 4; we can double stack the single beds and provide a roll out bed for children to total 7. Great activities on site include the pool [check availability in low season], games room with table tennis and coin operated pool table, children's play area, animals and barbeque with seating by the river. Situated amid beautiful unspoilt countryside providing easy access to: the rugged Cardigan Bay coast with its spectacular scenery, cliff top walks, sandy bays and fishing villages: and the Cambrian Mountains with its vast forests, moors and lakes. Fishing, golf, horse riding, water sports, activity centers, country houses, petting farm, ancient monuments, castles, mines, steam railways, museums and crafts are all available in the area. Restaurant/pub and shop/post office/garage are 2/3 miles. The old university town of Lampeter is a 10mins drive with supermarkets, shops restaurants, takeaways and pubsMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Jeff R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:August 2013
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went away for a couple of nights to have a breather. Little did we know the place that we were arriving too was terrible! The bathroom floor was falling in! Place was cold and damp! The heating didn’t work. There was mold everywhere and...More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank 433tiarnaf
jeffrey r, VR Owner at Gaer Cottages Daniel Ddu, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

This is definitely not a comment from anyone who stayed in Daniel Ddu cottage.

Reviewed 6 September 2020 via mobile

I cannot begin to tell you how disappointed we were with the cottage. Reading some reviews before we came I choose to ignore the bad ones as some people exaggerate but on reflection they were so true. The cottage smells like a nursing home (apologys...More

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank 315sallyannw
jeffrey r, VR Owner at Gaer Cottages Daniel Ddu, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We do not recognise this as a description of Daniel Ddu cottage ,and there is no way of confirming who has posted it or whether they were an actual client. This combined with the previous two comments are suspicious ;as the cottage does not have...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

Friendly host and beautiful countryside. Not for those who I like creature comforts- no real tv, WiFi and fixtures and fittings are dated and worn. Those with little children should discount the outdoor play area which is poorly maintained and thrown together. If you are...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank bronte30
Management response:Responded 19 August 2018

Thank you for your comments which have been noted. Unfortunately our location in the centre of unspoilt rural Wales makes it impossible to advertise the provision of WiFi; we are however able to provide the full range of Freeview television channels. The furnishings are shown...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018

We have just returned from a great family holiday in Gaer Cottages. We had 3 cottages, The Coach House, Pipistrel and Hayloft. All were very comfortable and well furnished. The pool was a bonus as was the games room and the children loved feeding our...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank 902meg
Management response:Responded 19 August 2018

Thank you for your comments. We have nine cottages at Gaer Cottages which are occupied by many guests throughout the years. The majority of people enjoy their stay, so it is always encouraging for us when guest take the trouble to give a positive review.

Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Stayed for a week with 2 children and a dog. Lovely location lots to do nearby. Swimming pool is a lovely kids loved it.

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Belinda M
Management response:Responded 27 March 2018

Thank you for your comments

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

We booked our holiday for August. When we arrived the cottage stank of cigarette smoke (there is an ashtray on the windowsill we photographed) and damp. The utensils were straight out of the 1970's, old, tired and some broken with use. The bedroom (family of...More

Date of stay: August 2017
3  Thank Fiona L
Management response:Responded 20 August 2017

We are obviously disappointed and surprised by your comments. This cottage has been in constant use before and after your visit with no problems; as have the other eight cottages on the complex. The other families with their children and pets have enjoyed the facilities...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

What a place! The cottages are comfy and have all that you need and the location is perfect both for the little one with the swimming pool, play area, games room and animals and for the dogs as there is loads of great walks and...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank keels1704
Management response:Responded 26 July 2017

Thank you for taking the trouble to give your comments, it is much appreciated.

Reviewed 11 November 2015

Great place to unwind and relax.Lovely pool and grounds. Within easy reach of beaches and nice restaurants.

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank danpip46
Management response:Responded 12 November 2015

Thank you for your nice comments.

Reviewed 25 October 2015

a car is essential to for staying at Gaer cottages....we took our 3 year old great grand daughter and she loved the swimming pool and all the animals...we found the cottage neat and tidy and suited us very well....we didn't have wi-fi and couldn't use...More

Date of stay: October 2015
Thank twicer16
Management response:Responded 11 November 2015

Thank you very much for your appreciative comments and we hope to see you again.

Reviewed 15 August 2015

This area is beautiful, with easy access to the great seaside resort of New Quay offering calming crabbing, dolphin trips and amazing fish and chips. You also have the beautiful Ceredigion coastal walk and the kids loved the National Trust estate at Llanachaeron with bike...More

Date of stay: August 2015
3  Thank mollymawk
Management response:Responded 25 August 2015

It is disappointing when we receive a derogative report as we work hard to ensure a quality product. We are pleased that "Mollymawk" and her family found this area of Wales and the activities to there liking. They stayed in one of our nine cottages....More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Game Room
Highchair
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Patio
Ping Pong Table
Playground
Pool Table
Shared Indoor Pool
Shared Garden
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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