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The Old Forge Pumphouse

24 reviews
Proximity of river from house
Annex seating area
Annex garden
Our wildlife pond
Just to remind you where the 'rest of the world is'!
Fancy a dip? large pool in front of the road bridge
View down the driveway of annex plus owners house in background
garden view of owners property and annex
Sunny seating area
Gwendraeth River
Summerhouse seating area
Kidwelly Castle
Gwendraeth Fach at Industrial Museum Kidwelly
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Kidwelly, Carmarthenshire, Wales
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Listing #HL96214
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Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2017 for a stay in October 2017
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Just arrived home after a lovely 4 night stay in the The Old Forge Pump House Annex. Annex was perfect for our needs. Very Clean rooms ,Comfortable Bed,lovely kitchen area with all the equipment you would need to make a meal. The outside was wonderful with the Annex having its very own garden.Great for the dog. The garden to the...

Management response:

Thank you Gaynor for such an amazing review - we so enjoyed having you both to stay. Thank you also for leaving the annex so clean and tidy, after my accident this week it was really appreciated. We hope you will come back and visit soon.


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Beersheba, Israel
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20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

After hot south-Israeli desert, it may feel like find yourself in a fairy dream, to stay in this wonderful green paradise. However, it was a reality! I don't think that many may boast such super comfortable living conditions, with a river prattle at 10 meters from the door, birds chipper and hens chuckle. And sure the most important part of...

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Thank you - we so loved having you both to stay, and so glad you enjoyed it so much.


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Reading, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016 for a stay in May 2016

If you're looking for a private retreat within easy reach of most of the tourist areas of South Wales, this is it. It's a beautiful but modern apartment within a tranquil smallholding. The only noise is the babbling stream and twittering birds outside! The owners Cathy and Paul are wonderfully hospitable, and provide basic kitchen essentials as well as fresh...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Pool Table
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
Additional amenities & feature info
The apartment has underfloor heating; sofa bed; full Sky package (including Sky Sport). Sleeps 2 people.We now provide a travel cot and high chair - please supply your own bedlinen for the travel cot.Full sized snooker table available in owners house.A generous welcome pack is provided.. Access to the owners washing machine if required.
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Crib
    1 Full
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
6 Jan 2018 -
22 Mar 2018
Winter 2018
3 nights
23 Mar 2018 -
8 Apr 2018
Easter 2018
3 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Euros and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Dog: €23 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The Annexe is essentially for 2 people, but we do allow a child under the age of 2 (as long as they sleep in a travel cot). Please bring your own bed linen, but we do supply the travel cot.
Dogs are charged at £20 per dog per visit
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About the neighbourhood
Kidwelly offers many attractions. The medieval castle and old priory church are in the centre of town, whilst the industrial museum is just outside at Mynddygarreg. The yearly carnival is held in July, whilst the castle offers medieval attractions during July and August. For the walkers there is the Millenium coastal path and plenty of footpaths in the area.

Other local attractions include the recently opened Ffos Las Racecourse which is around 8km away; the Royal Botanical Gardens are a 25 minute drive away; Dylan Thomas’ boathouse at Laugharne is around 30 minutes drive; Aberglasney house and gardens is just outside Llandeilo: The National Wetlands Centre is a few miles east of Llanelli; The Millennium Coastal Path can be accessed at Pembrey, providing a traffic free, hard surfaced t...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Cardiff International: 115.0 km
Railway: Kidwelly: 3.0 km
Ferry: Pembroke: 55.0 km
By car: One hour from Cardiff Wales airport; one and a quarter hour from the Severn Bridge; One hour from the Rosslare to Pembroke Ferry terminal.

By rail: Fast and frequent services to Swansea then regular train stops at stations throughout Carmarthen to include Kidwelly.

Leave M4 at Junction 49 and follow the signs for Carmarthen (A48). At the roundabout just outside Carmarthen turn left - signposted to Burry Port and Kidwelly (A484). Keep on the A484 for around 7 miles, you will pass a road sign for Llandefaelog (on the left) - keep going pass another road junction on the left around 3/4 mile after - again keep going. Pass a flashing 40 mile per hour sign and around 400 yards after take the left marked road. This is a narrow and slightly steep lane (but not very long) at the b...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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