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Owl Lodge

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
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Owl Lodge is a converted garage that is at the entrance to a nineteenth century shooting lodge on the edge of a grouse moor in North Wales. Close to Llandegla Mountain Bike Centre and the famous Horse Shoe Pass it is the perfect retreat from the busy city life to repair one's soul. Listen to the owls at night, watch the buzzards circling overhead and the many different little birds in the trees, as you take in the views across the valley. The property has a double bed room and a double sofa bed. The sitting room is open plan to the kitchen and dining area and has a wood burning stove. There is on demand hot water so a hot shower is available at any time of day or night. You can enjoy a barbecue in the garden with the Weber kettle barbecue. Towels and linen are included. Owl Lodge is a...Owl Lodge is a converted garage that is at the entrance to a nineteenth century shooting lodge on the edge of a grouse moor in North Wales. Close to Llandegla Mountain Bike Centre and the famous Horse Shoe Pass it is the perfect retreat from the busy city life to repair one's soul. Listen to the owls at night, watch the buzzards circling overhead and the many different little birds in the trees, as you take in the views across the valley. The property has a double bed room and a double sofa bed. The sitting room is open plan to the kitchen and dining area and has a wood burning stove. There is on demand hot water so a hot shower is available at any time of day or night. You can enjoy a barbecue in the garden with the Weber kettle barbecue. Towels and linen are included. Owl Lodge is a perfect location to explore North Wales with its many features and attractions. Take a day out to the mountains of Snowdonia or the sandy beaches of the North Wales coast. We are also close to to the city of Chester with its complete circuit of Roman walls and fascinating Tudor layout of shops known as The Rows. The local towns of Ruthin, Llangollen and Mold also have a host of attractions. In the 13th century Market town of Ruthin there is The Old County Gaol, built in 1775 as a model prison of that period, NantClwyd Y Dre, is grade I listed and the oldest building in Ruthin dating from 1314, Ruthin Castle, with its origins in 1277 is now a luxury hotel and the Ruthin Craft Centre, is now a centre for applied arts and hosts many excellent touring exhibitions. Llangollen is the town where the world comes to Wales every year when they hold the International Eisteddfod, a festival of music, dance and song with competitors coming from all over the world. Other notable events in Llangollen is the Llangollen Fringe Festival and the Llangollen Hamper food festival. Thomas Telford brought the canal to Llangollen to feed water from the River Dee at the Horseshoe Falls to the Shropshire Union Canal. You can take a horse drawn boat trip along the canal. A walk up to Castell Dinas Brân, a castle built around 1260, is not for the faint hearted but anyone who makes it to the top will be rewarded with beautiful views across the town and beyond. You can take the steam train to Corwen where you will find the Indian Restaurant, Abul's Spice, which was listed as the best curry house in Wales in 2015. Sometimes, in the school holidays, that train is Thomas the Tank Engine. Plas Newydd, the home of two Irish women who in 1780 became known as the Ladies of Llangollen is also worth a visit. Mold is the home of the regional arts centre Theatr Clwyd and has a diverse street market on a Wednesday and Saturday.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
- Please respect the lodge as you would if it was your own - Please keep quiet after 10pm and we'll do the same. - We charge £10 per dog per stay payable on arrival. - You may invite your friends but please no more than 4 people may stay overnight. - The water supply comes directly off the mountain and although it is filtered it may be slightly coloured. This is quite normal and the water is safe to drink. If you are at all concerned please bring your own bottled water.
Bathrooms
1 Shower
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About the Owner
Jenny W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2016
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Reviewed 4 December 2016

Lovely get away from it all. Jenny and Margret our really nice people. Nice touches on our arrival. Did have a little issue with the hot water but was sorted quickly as this is a new project these things can happen. Two lovely friendly horses...More

Date of stay: November 2016
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Farlight, VR Owner at Owl Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2016

Thank you Vicki for your kind words and understanding. The birds have eaten all the goodies you left them. Glad you enjoyed your stay. Love and light J&M

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Reviewed 8 November 2016

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Date of stay: November 2016
Farlight, VR Owner at Owl Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

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Reviewed 13 October 2016

Could not fault a thing with Owl Lodge! Extremely warm welcoming from both Jenny and Margaret. Location = Beautiful Bed = Perfect Lounge = Extra cosy, especially with the log burner. Visited Crown Hotel, Llandegla, twice! - Lovely pub!! Over all Stay 100/10 We will...More

Date of stay: September 2016
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Farlight, VR Owner at Owl Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Thank you Kali. I think you and Daniel had such a good time. I'm really please that you enjoyed the Crown too. See you again soon. Love and light Jenny

Reviewed 4 October 2016

i found this place by chance and was so pleased. we followed the clear directions and could not believe how wonderful even the drive up to the lodge from the main road was. On arrival the location and look of the outside were good but...More

Date of stay: September 2016
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Farlight, VR Owner at Owl Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2016

Thank you Peter. You're so right, it is a magical place. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Love and light Jenny & Margaret

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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

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Date of stay: August 2016
Farlight, VR Owner at Owl Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2016

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

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Date of stay: August 2016
Farlight, VR Owner at Owl Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2016

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fireplace
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
Mountain Views
Parking
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
Owl Lodge is on the outskirts of the village of Llandegla an old drovers village in North Wales. There are many activities locally from the One Planet Adventure Mountain bike centre to Llandegla Laser Combat centre. The nearby towns of Ruthin, Llangollen, Corwen and Mold have many attractions and activities from the Craft Centre in Ruthin to the Steam Railway in Llangollen.
Getting around
There is very little public transport in the area. The nearest railway station is about 9 miles away in Wrexham. The nearest bus stop is one and a half miles away at the end of the lane. The nearest airport is Liverpool or Manchester (about the same distance) We have had guests arrive by taxi from Wrexham having caught the train up from London but if you do this don’t forget to bring supplies as the nearest shop is three miles away and the pub is two miles.
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