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The Olde Threshing Barn, 17th Century Cottage with Hot Tub

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The Olde Threshing Barn,
delightful double and twin bedded cottage ideal for families.
The fabulous new HOT TUB
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1 of 18The Olde Threshing Barn, delightful double and twin bedded cottage ideal for families.
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Overview
2 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
4 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Set within the Clwydian mountain range (AONB), this holiday cottage stands detached on a working farm, in its own grounds and woodlan amidst acres of unspoilt countryside. The Cottage has its own patio area, complete with BBQ, and boasts fine views across the rolling hills of North Wales. Charmingly furnished to a high standard it enjoys all modern conveniences without losing the charm and character of the original buildings. The cottage is an excellent base for exploring North Wales and the outskirts of Cheshire, from the Snowdonia National Park with all its attractions, walking and activities such as 'Bounce Below' and Europes longest Zip Wire, to the smart shops of the delightful roman city of Chester. Victorian town of Llandudno is just a short drive away with plenty of shops, and th...Set within the Clwydian mountain range (AONB), this holiday cottage stands detached on a working farm, in its own grounds and woodlan amidst acres of unspoilt countryside. The Cottage has its own patio area, complete with BBQ, and boasts fine views across the rolling hills of North Wales. Charmingly furnished to a high standard it enjoys all modern conveniences without losing the charm and character of the original buildings. The cottage is an excellent base for exploring North Wales and the outskirts of Cheshire, from the Snowdonia National Park with all its attractions, walking and activities such as 'Bounce Below' and Europes longest Zip Wire, to the smart shops of the delightful roman city of Chester. Victorian town of Llandudno is just a short drive away with plenty of shops, and the adventure of 'Happy Valley.... a Lewis Carrol themed park and the exhilaration of walking along the pier out to sea. Shops can be found 2 miles, a wide array of local restaurants and pubs serving good food can be found locally, some are in walking distance. The accommodation comprises of a beamed living room with gas wood burner stove for cosy nights in, two large sofas and a flat screen TV. A beamed dining room with wooden floor, a large dining table with chairs to seat 6. Well-equipped farmhouse-style kitchen. Bathroom with shower cubicle and toilet. Separate toilet. First floor: Two beamed bedrooms, each with low sloping ceiling; one double with wash basin and toilet. Twin bedroom. Gas woodburner included Electricity, full LPG central heating, bed linen and towels included TV Wi Fi Video Microwave Washing machine Tumble dryer Dishwasher Freezer Garden with patio and BBQ Hot Tub Free WiFi Ample parking No smoking ************************************************ Please note our change over days are Mondays and Fridays That means we accept the following bookings Monday to Monday Friday to Friday Friday to Monday During peak times, Easter, Summer holidays and Christmas we only accept 7 night bookings. We do not offer other change over days during peak season, for example Summer holidays, Easter, half term and Christmas ************************************************* More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
NO children under 16 allowed in the hot tub. NO parties, or group of guests over 50% of the occupancy. This property sleeps 4 only - no extra babies or toddlers. Any child under the age of 16 must not be left unaccompanied outside the cottage. There must be a responsible adult supervising all children at all times. The Hot Tub is for the use of over 16's only.
Bathrooms
2 Half baths, 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Jane R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:92%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2011
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Reviewed 19 March 2020

We stayed here for a week whilst having our bathroom renovated. The owner visited on the first day to check we were okay and talk through how to use the hot tub which was fine, we asked about how to use the washing machine and...More

Date of stay: March 2020
1  Thank 914chrissy
Reviewed 28 August 2019

Such a lovely relaxing break - the house is in the grounds of the owners, but is completely private and has all the amenities you need - towels, bathrobes, kitchen items - you wont need to take much with you. Its clean and tidy, and...More

Date of stay: August 2019
1  Thank Leanne119
Reviewed 16 May 2019

We stayed at the cottage for three nights and couldn’t fault the property itself. However, upon arrival we struggled to locate the property and Jane the owner was quite hard to get in touch with, which resulted in us driving around for 40minutes (directions used...More

Date of stay: May 2019
1  Thank jackbV4961UW
Reviewed 16 July 2018

We booked a last minute long weekend stay here, which was very reasonably priced. We came as a couple for a romantic retreat but the accommodation does sleep 4, with an additional smaller cottage that sleeps 2 also available to book. The cottage is very...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank fm27
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Jane’s gorgeous barn conversion, there were two adults and two children aged 3 and 7, the barn is decorated and furnished in line with a country retreat, there were so many amenities within the home, Jane had thought of everything! The place...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank chicbyjen
BlackLionInn, VR Owner at The Olde Threshing Barn, 17th Century Cottage with Hot Tub, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2018

Thank you for your lovely review It was a pleasure having you to stay with us, we hope to see you again, best wishes.

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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Cottage was excellent and the owner was very friendly. The situation was very secluded. but was only 5 minutes from a main junction on the A55, very handy for getting into Snowdonia. I can recommend the Cross Foxes at Nannerch for a pub meal

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank john h
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Stayed here for a few days. Flintshire is close to where we live as we didn't want to spend too much time travelling. Babel is close to the A55 but far enough away to feel away from it all. The Threshing Barn is so lovely....More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank 106marjorieg
BlackLionInn, VR Owner at The Olde Threshing Barn, 17th Century Cottage with Hot Tub, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Thank you very much for your lovely review, I'm so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. The woods are magical, especially at this time of the year, all the lovely bluebells are out giving a wonderful show. I'm glad you managed to see the...More

Reviewed 30 October 2016

We have just spent a wonderful week in the Threshing Barn with our nine year old son. The house is warm and welcoming, beautifully furnished and much more spacious than we had expected. We had great days out at Chester Zoo and Conway, both a...More

Date of stay: October 2016
Thank Adventurer670847
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We were looking for somewhere to use as a base for our holiday in North Wales and this was perfect. Easy to get to just off the A55 (J31 then a 5 minute drive) it was exactly what we wanted. 30 mins from Chester zoo,...More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank neilshearer79
BlackLionInn, VR Owner at The Olde Threshing Barn, 17th Century Cottage with Hot Tub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2016

Thank you so much for your lovely comments, it was a pleasure having you to stay with us. It's great when our guests enjoy what this part of North Wales has to offer, we are so centrally placed for some fantastic days out but are...More

Reviewed 26 July 2016

It in such a beautiful spot in North Wales. It's a spacious holiday home which has been very tastefully decorated. There is loads to see and do in the area. I went for the biggest zip wire in Europe which was only 30 minutes drive...More

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank Timothy W
BlackLionInn, VR Owner at The Olde Threshing Barn, 17th Century Cottage with Hot Tub, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2016

Thank you for taking time to review our appartment. Isn't the zip wire great, although a bit nerve racking! We look forward to welcoming you back some time.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Patio
Playground
Private Garden
Secure Parking
Stereo System
Cooker
Swingset
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
VCR
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
We are set in a rural location downa mile private drive. The Cottage is in the grounds of a 16th Century racing stables, with mature grounds and a woodland area.
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