Lampeter, Mid Wales

The Old School





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Hot Tub

Pets - Allowed

Property Info

General Info

Lampeter 4.5 miles. A superb example of an old school conversion, this exquisite Lampeter cottage forms part of the owners' home, set high on the hill above the village of Llanfair Clydogau, with far-reaching countryside views which can be enjoyed from the hot tub. The owners have thoughtfully converted this fine building to offer high-quality cottage accommodation throughout, with solid wood flooring, character open beams and beautiful large arched windows which pour plenty of light into the whole of this cottage near Lampeter. The open plan living space is excellently equipped, and offers a great space to enjoy each other's company while cooking, dining and relaxing. A solid wood stairway leads to the two very comfortable bedrooms in this cottage near Lampeter, one with a TV and both with large skylight windows and character open beams. The ground floor bathroom is very spacious and offers a wet room with a rain shower. Delighted with the interior of this Lampeter holiday cottage, you will be equally pleased with the garden, where alfresco dining or a quiet drink can be enjoyed while taking in the far-reaching countryside views. There is even a luxurious hot tub to relax in after a day spent exploring the area. The space is also great for younger ones to use up a bit of energy. Walks or cycle rides from the doorstep of this cottage near Lampeter will be both invigorating and scenic, through country lanes or alongside the river. The university town of Lampeter is a short drive away, with its range of small shops, tea rooms, pubs and much more. Enjoy the magnificent Welsh coastline, explore castles and old mills or just enjoy the views from your cottage near Lampeter. Read More

Property Info

Two bedrooms: 1 x double with TV, 1 x twin. Ground floor bathroom with rain shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with sofa bed and gas fire. Utility.


Oil central heating with gas fire. Electric oven, halogen hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, Smart TVs with Sky, DVD, Blu-ray, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate (available on request). Off road parking for 3 cars. Large decked patio with furniture and hot tub plus lawned areas. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop/Post Office 1 mile. Note: Dogs to be kept under strict control while outdoors due to sheep in surrounding fields. Note: Low walls and banks form boundary so small children to be supervised. Read More

The Hot Tub

  • Hot tub is private for your use only
  • Electric
  • Seats 4 people
  • Not sunken
  • Undercover
  • Located outside



This property suited us down to the ground. Would recommend this property. The owners plus their family were great and the views from the garden areas were beautiful. We will be returning.

The Old School is a beautiful house in a beautiful location, equipped with everything you need to feel like you're in a home away from home.

A great property, the photos do not do it justice. The owner and her brother who lives next door were helpful and friendly people. There were plenty of places nearby to visit and plenty of walking opportunities. Had a great visit and will definitely return.

Everything about our holiday was perfect, just what we wanted. A lovely well maintained property in a perfect location, very peaceful but with easy access of many places to visit from waterfalls to the coast. A perfect holiday and we would definitely visit again.

The Old School is wonderful. Accommodation is excellent and owners lovely. A great place to stay really don't think I could find anywhere better.

Fantastic venue beautiful views and exceptionally friendly and helpful hosts who went out of their way to make our stay very enjoyable.

Beautiful surroundings and lovely clean accommodation. Very friendly and helpful owner.

Exceptional in every way and wonderful owners.

Great location, great welcome, lovely place to stay and well looked after by the owners! If you want peace and quiet in a beautiful location then this would make a great choice.

Remote location was ideal. The nearest town (about 4 miles away), had lots is amenities including a lovely local health shop. The house was lovely, clean, homely and the owner was very helpful and polite.

A superb setting with fantastic views down to the village.The owners made us very welcome on our arrival and showed us around the cottage.On the website the cottage looked stunning and when we arrived it looked even better!The cottage is immaculate and has everything you would need for your weeks stay. Lampeter is a lovely town and you are a short distance from the coast.Overall a great place to stay.Try the dolphin trip at New Quay.

Liked EVERYTHING! The building was lovely and warm. The owners were very helpful with tips and advise on places to visit, providing maps and print outs for us to use. Would come back to The Old School again and highly recommend it.

This is a beautiful place to stay in a fantastic location. It was immaculately clean, with a great open plan living area that seemed bigger than it appeared on the website. The owner made us feel both welcome and at home and it was child and dog friendly. There were lots of little extra touches that made it exceptional, not just the basic provisions but also shower gels, bubble bath for the children, luxurious blanket for the dog, and delicious smelling bed linen.

Accommodation was perfect - plenty of space and excellent facilities. Modern and clean and a bit quirky. Owner was very friendly, helpful and the welcome was special with freshly made cake and other basics supplied. The views from the property are superb and the location great for exploring southern Wales. Wonderful week blessed with 7 days of sunshine!

This cottage is an absolute gem. The owner was the perfect hostess, she is kind and considerate, and keen for the guests to have a great time. She provided a fabulous Bara Brith loaf on arrival, which wasn't beaten for taste anywhere in Wales. The cottage was spotlessly clean and excellently appointed. Every comfort had been thought of, and we felt that we were staying in 5-star accommodation, but at a 4-star price. Of the eleven cottages that we stayed in during our UK holiday, this was easily the best.

The owners have gone the extra mile with attention to detail everywhere you looked. Views over the hills were stunning from the decked area. A lovely week.

Brilliant break away for a few days. The house was amazing. Definitely going back.

Fantastic home was made to feel very welcome. Stunning views all around, a highly recommended place to stay.

Stunning! The cottage is beautiful, luxurious, exceptionally clean and extremely comfortable, with panoramic and breathtaking views of the Welsh valleys and hills. The owners are lovely, friendly people who went out of their way to make us feel at home from the minute we arrived. They have really thought of everything, and more! Could not fault this amazing holiday property, or the wonderful owners, and would love to return as soon as we can.

The owners were wonderful. Truly amazed at all they did for us. Lovely area, beautiful building and the views were amazing. Would definitely recommend to all.

The owner was very friendly and helpful and provided everything we could reasonably want. The house fully deserved its five tick rating.

What a joy! Everything was new, modern, clean and comfortable, and we very much enjoyed our weeks stay there. The Lounge was open plan, large and extremely comfortable.

A nice cottage to stay at, very clean. More then helpful owner. Overlooking great valley views. Stunning sunsets. We had an enjoyable and peaceful stay at the old school. Just totally stunning.

The Old School house is a magnificent holiday location, as it is beautifully furnished to the highest possible standard with everything you require and more. It is in a perfect, quiet location with fabulous wide ranging views over the valley and many delightful locations to explore. I wholeheartedly recommend it.

Very warm welcome, made to feel at home by the owners right from the start. Fantastic stay, with loads to do in the area and recommendations from the owners. Great holiday, would highly recommend this location and especially the Old School House.

We had a fantastic time here. The property had everything we needed! It was immaculate, very clean and all the furnishings seemed brand new, it was fantastic!

10 out of 10 what a fantastically presented property. The photos do not do this property justice! The house was immaculate and the owners were friendly and welcoming. This was an excellent base to explore the mid Wales coastline and we would definitely return here.

Lovely family very welcoming. Had an absolute fabulous time and will defiantly try and go back again. Loved where the cottage was very relaxing.

UK family break.

Just home from a break in South Wales. This property is very clean and modern. I donย’t think cottage is the correct description? The property is very well appointed and the owner who lives in the back of the property was helpful but discreet. There is an internal locked door which divides the property. The outside space is lovely with views from the garden at the back of the house and hot tub looking out onto fields with sheep and cows. We had a comfortable stay, and found the fridge/freezer helpful in the utility room as we had brought a lot of food. The bedding and linen is all provided and of a very good quality.

Family holiday

We as a family have just got back from a wonderful, relaxing break. Very friendly welcome from Linda and a lovely touch of fresh eggs and cakes on arrival, very clean and all the holiday essentials you need, home from home really...not very often you can celebrate the hubbys birthday in a hot tub, with bubbles and watching the sun go down, even the dog felt welcome with his doggy treats. Plenty of little towns to visit and boat trips, we even got chance to see dolphins and seals in their habit, the kids loved it...Will definitely be recommending this holiday let to family and friends, hopefully will visit again in the future, thanks again


We have just had a fantastic Christmas here. You can't fault the owners and Linda is just so friendly and lovely. The 'Old School House' is just amazing made that extra special all decorated for Christmas. The owners have thought of everything. We brought stuff that we just haven't even unpacked as it's all supplied. The hot tub and views are just beautiful. We can't recommend this place highly enough. Thank you Linda for letting use this stunning place. We will be back x

relaxing week away in a pet friendly cottage

we arrived on Saturday 20th jan and was met by Linda the owner who showed us around and had fresh eggs and brownies left for us. The cottage was very comfy, clean and very well equipped. The hot tub was amazing with great views down the valley which we chilled out in after out walking the dog each afternoon.

Great place to stay

The old school is a lovely place to holiday and relax. On arrival the owners had left fresh flowers, fresh eggs and a homemade bara brith. The conversion has been done to a very good standard and is made even better with the addition of a hot tub overlooking the surrounding countryside. There are some great places to explore nearby including Lampeter, New Quay and Aberaeron. Very nice

A little piece of heaven

We are halfway through our week long stay here with our 2 small dogs. I think by the time we go home the breathtaking views from the garden and hot tub might start to seem real, they are just too perfect and what us londoners only dream about. The house is amazing, everything you need and all good quality utensils, lots of space, games and dvds, sky TV too. Lynda and Tony the owners are friendly and helpful without being in your face but there if you need something. She had made us a bara brith which was delicious! and there were some free range eggs. The hot tub makes this place even more special, it's set at the perfect temperature and the massage jets are just right. The whole area has breath taking views and friendly people. If you stay here you must go to the y Talbot in Tregaron, the burger with cheese and bacon all local produce is amazing in fact all local produce is way more tasty than anything I've tasted lately in london.

Absolutely beautiful!!

This cottage is absolutely stunning. It has everything you need to feel at home. Beautiful views especially when the sun go down. The cottage is spotless and very modern. The owner is just lovely. It's by far the best cottage we have stayed at. The hottub was amazing it even has lights and a radio.Newquay is only a 25 min drive away.We will def book here again ๐Ÿ™‚

What a find! AND now has hot tub installed

We wanted a base where we could tour mid and South Wales from but afforded us some rest and relaxation This cottage provides everything you could wish for in a cottage in the country. We had a really fantastic week. It's so refreshing to find a clean well appointed and equipped cottage with good quality accessories. There was plenty of towels! Bathroom , hot tub and beach towels as well as dressing gown each. The description was very accurate. The back is a real sun trap and views from the hot tub/patio table of open fields with red kites flying above were superb. It was so peaceful. Just what we wanted. A little piece of heaven. The owners were very helpful but unobtrusive. The welcome parcel was really appreciated with home made Welsh tea bread . I loved being in this little bubble and definitely wasn't ready to return to normal life which is quite unusual for me!!

Mr & Mrs

This is such a beautiful little get away. It's so peaceful and absolutely ideal for a quiet couple of days and you can even bring your dogs. Myself and my husband have been more than once over the May Bank Holiday weekends for a quiet few days. The owners are lovely as is the lovely fruit loaf that awaits you on arrival. It's very clean and modern inside with absolutely everything you would need to cook in the kitchen. We will definitely be visiting again. Thank you for having us ๐Ÿ™‚

Absolutely Stunning

A perfect home from home! With a beautiful setting and superb interior. ..The Old School is the best holiday accommodation our family has ever stayed in. We received a very warm welcome, with every essential provided. There is nothing we could fault...Perfect...Perfect ...Perfect.

Wonderfully peaceful Welsh countryside retreat!

The Old School is a beautiful place to visit inside and out with the old building being retained but brilliantly modernised. Clean and with everything you could want in the kitchen and lounge well stocked with games and DVDs and we were welcomed with home made bara brith as well as some staples (milk, eggs) in the fridge. We saw red kites soaring outside and were in touching distance of lots of areas of natural beauty (Brecons, Pembroke Coast, Brechfa forest etc.). We couldn't have asked for a nicer place to come back to with the dog after a long day walking. Wonderful hosts always willing to help too. Highly recommended.


The cottage is beautiful, luxurious, exceptionally clean and extremely comfortable, with panoramic and breathtaking views of the Welsh valleys and hills. The owners are lovely, friendly people who went out of their way to make us feel at home from the minute we arrived. They have really thought of everything, and more! Could not fault this amazing holiday property, or the wonderful owners, and would love to return as soon as we can

Relaxing time, beautiful place.

The Old School is a truly wonderful property. The owners have supplied everything you need and were very friendly and welcoming. There were even dressing gowns and slippers in the bedrooms for their guests to use! The views were totally amazing and it was lovely and peaceful. All in all, would recommend The Old School, you will enjoy staying there.


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