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Relax in front of the fire
Lounge with woodburner
Welcoming touches
Enclosed garden area with patio furniture
Kitchen/dining area
Double bedroom
Attention to detail
Homely features
Shower room
Bridge to the garden
Views towards the cottage on the left
View towards the cottage on the left
Relax in the sunshine
1 / 13  Relax in front of the fire
2 / 13  Lounge with woodburner
3 / 13  Welcoming touches
4 / 13  Enclosed garden area with patio furniture
5 / 13  Kitchen/dining area
6 / 13  Double bedroom
7 / 13  Attention to detail
8 / 13  Homely features
9 / 13  Shower room
10 / 13  Bridge to the garden
11 / 13  Views towards the cottage on the left
12 / 13  View towards the cottage on the left
13 / 13  Relax in the sunshine

Pebbles Cottage Gileston

Gileston, South Wales
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 2
4 star
Waterside views
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Beach within easy reach
Fishing onsite / nearby
Romantic
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Period property with attractive, well-maintained period features
  • Enclosed garden offering far-reaching views to the sea
  • Located in the coastal village of Gileston in the Vale of Glamorgan
  • Within walking distance of the local village beach
Property code: 44137

Charming cottage finished to a high-standard throughout, situated in the quiet seaside village of Gileston, on the South Wales coast, just 6.5 miles from Barry Island.

This property enjoys a quiet location in the Vale of Glamorgan, just a short walk from the pebble beach in the seaside village of Gileston. The beach is perfect for those who are looking to escape the crowds and simply enjoy the tranquil surroundings, however, for a complete change of scene, nearby Barry Island offers a livelier taste of seaside life. Located less than seven miles away from the cottage, Barry is a favourite day trip for holidaymakers and locals alike, offering a fun seafront pleasure park with a good range of both thrilling and family friendly rides. A little further to the west, some fifteen miles from the property, the Welsh capital Cardiff is a vibrant city with a fantastic choice of shops, bars, museums, and arts venues, as well as a host of attractions including Cardiff Castle, Bute Park, and even a tour of Dr Who locations. (Please check admittance for the various attractions).

This property is accessed via a bridge which leads to the front door and on to the delightful living accommodation. The lounge is the natural heart of the cottage, offering a relaxing cosy atmosphere with its warming wood burner, TV, DVD, and two comfortable sofas, one of which is a sofa bed which can be used to accommodate two extra guests. The kitchen/diner has the same charming character as the lounge and offers a dining table alongside an oven, hob, and fridge/freezer. A separate utility room is a handy space where guests will find the microwave and washer/dryer. The property’s double bedroom is a restful retreat with an elegant feel to it, whilst the shower room is a contemporary space offering a corner shower and WC.

Outside, there is a pretty, enclosed garden to the front of the property which has a sunny seating area with garden furniture from where guests can enjoy the fantastic countryside views towards the sea. .

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 double bedroom, plus double sofa bed in the lounge
  • Shower room with shower and WC 
  • TV/DVD
  • Wood burner
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Oven, hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, and washer/dryer 
  • Travel cot and highchair available
  • Bed linen, electric, and heating included, 
  • 2 dogs welcome 
  • Shop and pub 2 miles, beach within walking distance

Sally Thomas

This property is personally managed by Sally.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 24 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Thomas 4th September 2020

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Pebbles was in every way perfect, location, cleanliness, comfort... everything! The garden is a great bonus for dog owners being totally secure. There was no sign of dogs having been in the property previously, not a single hair, so the property is also ideal for none dog owners. Any direction brought you to another beautiful spot. A welcome hamperRead more was unexpected but majorly helpful and enjoyed! Parking spot is ideal so you know your car is safe off road. Hide

Reviewed by John 31st August 2020

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Wonderfully appointed, great use of space, very comfortable, good light in the daytime, nice fireplace in the evening, comfortable garden with good sun aspect. Welcoming hosts, and we appreciated the welcome pack (bottle of wine, eggs, butter etc)

Reviewed by Catherine 14th August 2020

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We have just returned from a lovely week away at Pebbles. We were welcomed by the owners (from a safe distance) and provided with a perfect welcome pack with all the essentials for us and our dog. The pebble beach is a 5 minute walk which was great for morning dog walks and it's in a good location to explore the Vale of Glamorgan. Pebbles had everyRead morething we needed and more. Hide

Reviewed by Karen 7th August 2020

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Pebbles is a perfect, comfortable and tasteful holiday cottage. The garden is a wonderful place to sit and relax and is safe and secure for dogs. Our hosts were friendly and helpful. We would definitely recommend.

Reviewed by Maria 27th July 2020

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As soon as we got to the cottage we knew we were going to have an amazing week. As we drove through the village which was awarded as the cleanest village of the year, we knew the stay would be special. As we walked inside the cottage we were very impressed by Johannes attention to detail and how perfectly everything worked together. Sitting by the Read morefire in the evening with a beautiful view of the sea and the boats was just amazing and we will definitely visit again. What a wonderful place! Hide

Reviewed by Ken 4th February 2020

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A nice quiet location, just half a mile from the sea (pebble beach, I'm afraid!). Hosts were helpful, and there was a very nice welcome pack. Well-furnished, excellent central heating (really appreciated as it was a cold February). Handy for Barry, Cardiff, and interesting towns around like Llantwit Major and Cowbridge. The coast looks worth explorRead moreing in future trips. We'll be back! Hide

Reviewed by Michael 2nd December 2019

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Accommodation is of a high standard with a lot of personal touches, Hosts welcoming , Lovely views, Have recommended it to my family enough said

Reviewed by Stratton 16th November 2019

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A wonderful lazy break away from the pace of normal life. This cozy cottage is just perfect for two with a spacious lounge and sofas arranged around the wood burning stove. The kitchen is well equipped and the garden is lovely too, although probably nicer in summer. The village is charming with amenities available within a mile or two. The beach isRead more nice, although mostly rocks. Sandcastles are probably best left for elsewhere. Hide

Reviewed by Angie 9th November 2019

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Beautiful warm and cosy cottage - very friendly Owners - supplied an amazing Welcome Pack

Reviewed by I 7th October 2019

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Lovely cottage, had everything we needed including blankets and towels for our dog. Welcome hamper was great and much appreciated. Garden was safe for the dog, but she did manage to jump from the steps into the owner's garden (also fenced so still secure). Quiet location with lovely view over fields to the Bristol Channel.

Reviewed by Gary 27th September 2019

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Reviewed by Josephine 22nd September 2019

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Everything about the place was good and the owners were very helpful too.

Reviewed by Eric 6th September 2019

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Just perfect

Reviewed by Barbara 12th July 2019

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Pebbles is a lovely cottage to stay in. Well designed and presented with some fun elements such as a bridge to get to the garden. The hosts are extremely welcoming to humans and canines alike and the welcome pack is very generous. The garden is large and secure for the dog with beautiful views across the fields and sea.

Reviewed by Timothy 6th July 2019

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This beautiful cottage is a home from home, you'll need for nothing, Johanne & Peter even stock the fridge with the essentials you need. A real nice touch.

Reviewed by Clair 14th June 2019

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Reviewed by Susan 3rd May 2019

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Amazing cottage just right for me and my dog. Lovely walks in the area. Cottage and host amazing. Didn't want for anything. Will be returning

Reviewed by Claire 26th April 2019

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Pebbles Cottage is absolutely fabulous! Gorgeous setting, every need catered for, stylish and with the perfect hosts too. Amazing welcome pack, every one for the dog too! Views from the huge lounge window is incredible. Book today!

Reviewed by Nigel 19th April 2019

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The property was exactly as advertised and the garden was totally dog secure and ideal. Welcome pack was the best we have had and the host were excellent. Ideal location for walking,, sightseeing and relaxation. Highly recommended

Reviewed by Lorna 16th January 2019

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Holiday cottage was fantastic, everything you may require had been thought about, down to candles and a lovely welcome pack. Great walks and beaches close by, our dog loved it.

Reviewed by Christine 7th December 2018

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Reviewed by Judith 26th October 2018

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We had a fantastic time at pebbles cottage. We could not fault a single thing. Johanne and peter were perfect hosts and the lovely welcome pack was appreciated. We will definitely be back again.

Reviewed by Gill 5th October 2018

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A really super property with a wonderful view of the Bristol Channel from the living-room window. Off-road parking is right outside the entrance which leads into the well-equipped kitchen; all other accommodation is upstairs where there is also the other door which accesses a railed bridge to a pretty and secure garden ideal for dogs and children. Read moreThe owners are really friendly. Living behind the cottage, they are happy to help and provide welcome packs for both human and canine guests. Hide

Reviewed by Sharon 9th September 2018

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Pebbles is a beautiful cottage with excellent facilities. The owners are very welcoming and made sure we had everything to make our holiday relaxing and enjoyable. The goodies that were left for both myself and the dogs were such a bonus. I would love to return to this property.

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Relax in front of the fire
Lounge with woodburner
Welcoming touches
Enclosed garden area with patio furniture
Kitchen/dining area
Double bedroom
Attention to detail
Homely features
Shower room
Bridge to the garden
Views towards the cottage on the left
Show 1 moreView towards the cottage on the left

Location

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