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59 reviews
View of apartment and private garden
Peaceful double bedroom
Kitchen
Sitting area over looking the Garth mountain
Garden and patio
Fagin's Ale and Chop House next door!
Sitting area and kitchen
Beautiful view of the Garth Mountain and patio
Kitchen and living area
Kitchen
Sitting area
Bathroom
Nearby Castell Coch
Caerphilly Castle 4.5 Miles away
View of the Garth Mountain
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Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Cardiff, Southern Wales, Wales

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lancaster
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“FABULOUS”
Reviewed 25 April 2016 for a stay in April 2016

First class stay at this lovely cottage, attention to detail was excellent ...everything provided ie washing up liquid, cleaning cloths, handwash ( things i usually would have to take ).
Lovely friendly welcome too.
Would definitely stay here again if in the area.
Thank you very much.
John, Jacqui & Keirnan

Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Michael F
Corfe Mullen, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Superb, well located, friendly and everything we needed.”
Reviewed 21 March 2016 for a stay in March 2016
1
person found this review helpful

We needed somewhere close enough to Cardiff to visit but away from the hustle and bustle of the city. This fitted the bill perfectly. Rob met us with Welsh cakes and wine (what's not to like about that !!), then left us to get on with things - which is exactly what we wanted.
The place had everything we needed, quiet location, smart fully equipped kitchen, wifi, clean bedroom, parking and stunning views. We didn't partake of the restaurant nearby nor the pub but it was there if we wanted it. Amazing places to visit - the coast, follies, castles, churches, museums and art galleries. We could have stayed for two weeks instead of a few days and wished we had. For us it could not have been better.
It would not be suitable for wheelchair access because of steps, nor would it take a family of people but if you are thinking of a place to stay for two people it is a home from home.

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Liked best: Comfortable and quiet.
Liked least: Negotiating coming out of the property onto the road - it took some practice.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Bryn14
Devon, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Perfect base”
Reviewed 23 January 2016 for a stay in January 2016
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Lovely welcome, cosy little home from home. Great for visiting sights in Cardiff, and to get up the valleys. We look forward to staying again.

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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mad151
Cardiff, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Neat place - cosy”
Reviewed 18 December 2015 for a stay in December 2015
1
person found this review helpful

The Railway cottage is cosy and perfectly adequate for a couple wishing a short stay.

Clean, tidy and modern, it has all equipment necessary and as it is located in the centre of the town, just a small walk to a great village pub with lots of local ales..

This is a nice place and those looking for a similar cosy cottage - no fears with this place.

Thanks to the owners,

Marc

Travelling group: Solo
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Reviewed 17 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015
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person found this review helpful

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