Discover the Splendour of Cape Cottage – Your Ultimate Retreat in South Wales!

Embrace the Warmth and Charm of Our Cosy, Delightful Cottage.

The space

Introducing Cape Cottage, a quaint three-bedroom terraced retreat. Enter via the hallway into a spacious living and dining area, complemented by a separate, well-appointed kitchen. The three inviting bedrooms are conveniently located off the landing, accompanied by a family bathroom featuring a walk-in shower. Outside, the terraced garden boasts a cosy seating area leading to a lush lawn, all securely enclosed. Your ideal holiday haven awaits.

Guest access

Visitors will enjoy full access to the entire premises.

A warm welcome!

About me.

Greetings! I’m Kirstie, your host at Cape Cottage. As an interior designer with a deep passion for crafting beautiful spaces, I, along with my partner and four children, extend a warm invitation for you to immerse yourself in the captivating allure of Cape Cottage. Step into a realm where design, love, and the splendours of nature converge to fashion unforgettable moments. Welcome to a place where every detail is a testament to the art of creating cherished memories.

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Further amenities & options to spend your time

What this place offers – South Wales Miners Museum

Embark on a captivating historical journey by visiting the South Wales Miners Museum, where the past comes alive. This museum provides a fascinating glimpse into the daily life of miners, featuring a replica miners’ tunnel and an extensive collection of photographs and mining artifacts that vividly recreate the mining experience. While the museum is family-friendly, it’s important to note that there are poignant stories about the challenging conditions child miners faced. Consider the sensitivity of your own child before exposing them to these narratives.

The outdoor exhibits boast an authentic Blacksmith Shop, Lamp Room, and an antique Engine House, offering plenty of opportunities for exploration. For the daring and adventurous, there’s even a dark room that replicates the absence of natural light, providing a glimpse into the true underground conditions. Visitors can try on cap lamps and helmets for a bit of underground role play.

When seeking out this enriching experience, remember that the South Wales Miners Museum is located at the Afan Forest Park Visitor Centre.

National Showcaves Centre for Wales

Situated just 19 miles from Cottage SA9 1GJ, this location has earned the prestigious title of Britain’s finest Natural Wonder. Boasting three breathtaking caves – Dan-yr-Ogof, Cathedral Cave, and Bone Cave – visitors can embark on an exploration of these stunning subterranean marvels. The site is also home to one of the world’s largest collections of life-size dinosaur models, providing a fascinating glimpse into prehistoric times.

Beyond the caves, there’s a shire horse center and children’s play areas for family enjoyment. Engage in a farm experience, step back in time at the Iron Age village, and unwind at the on-site coffee shop. With a plethora of activities, including the chance to book online, it promises to be a fantastic day out for all.

Henrhyd Falls

Delve into the serene ambiance of Henrhyd Falls and the picturesque Nant Llech river valley with an adventurous walk to South Wales’ highest waterfall. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of the surroundings as you journey towards the captivating Henrhyd Falls. Along the way, discover the breathtaking beauty of the Nant Llech river valley, adding an extra layer of enchantment to your expedition.

Experience the peaceful embrace of nature while trekking towards the majestic waterfall, allowing yourself to absorb the sights and sounds of the pristine environment on this exhilarating hike. Encounter the natural wonders of the Nant Llech river valley throughout your excursion, appreciating the tranquility and serenity that envelops Henrhyd Falls and its scenic surroundings.

Marvel at the captivating scenery as you venture towards the highest waterfall in South Wales, located just 28 miles away. Enjoy the serene atmosphere and picturesque landscapes, making this walk an unforgettable experience in the heart of nature.