• The Old Stable Cottage

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    About Us

    A luxury, two bedroom cottage located in the village of Llanddarog just outside Carmarthen in South Wales. Located next to The Butchers Arms, it has one of the county's best pubs on it's doorstep - perfect for a leisurely lunch, sumptuous evening meal or a take away to enjoy in the comfort of your own cottage. In close proximity to all of South Wales' best attractions The Old Stable Cottage is the ideal base for your Welsh break.

    *Sleeps 4
    *2 bedrooms (1 King, 1 Double)
    *4 TV's with Integrated DVD
    *Free Wi-Fi
    *2 Bathrooms (1 En-suite)
    *Large Kitchen/Diner
    *Seperate Sitting room
    *Retractable Stairgates
    *Cot & Highchair
    *ipod dock
    *Welcome pack

  • Why Choose Us

    We have worked hard to make The Old Stable Cottage a home from home, it oozes simplicity and luxury in every aspect of its design, decoration, furnishing and equipment – even down to the bed linen and towels!
    As you walk into the cottage you enter into the tiled hallway-perfect when taking off those muddy boots after a walk in the country. Take the door on your left to enter into the large kitchen/diner complete with two tub chairs for relaxing watching the TV while the chef cooks up a treat in the kitchen, or, while waiting for your meal to be delivered from The Butchers (the kitchen is fully equipped so the choice is yours!). Back through the hallway the second door takes you into the comfy sitting room, with a reclining chair and large sofa, perfect for cwtching up with a DVD after a long day seeing the sights of South Wales. Upstairs completes this cottage where there is a King master bedroom with en-suite, a double bedroom and a bathroom; both bedrooms have a TV with integrated DVD player for those leisurely Sunday mornings. See below for a full list of all the amenities in the cottage.






    Living Room

    Living Room

    Stair Gate

    King Bedroom

    King Bedroom


    Double Bedroom

    Double Bedroom

  • How To Book

    There are various options when it comes to booking The Old Stable Cottage, from booking a room only with en-suite to the whole cottage, please contact us regarding your requirements and we will do our best to accomodate you.

    During peak time there are set change over days, choose from a 3 night stay (Friday- Monday), 4 nights (Monday-Friday) or a week (Fri-Fri)/(Mon-Mon). Should you be looking for a shorter period and are within 4 weeks of your required stay date please get in touch.

    Please read our Terms and Conditions for information regarding your stay. If you have any queries please don't hesitate to give us a call.

    Booking Rules


    Once we receive your enquiry we will be in touch within 24 hours to advise if your required dates are available together with the full booking cost.


    Should you wish to proceed with your booking we will send you a booking form together with our terms and conditions for you to fill in and return. During this time your allocated dates will be provisionaly booked for you for a maximum of 7 days.


    As soon as we receive your returned booking form and deposit your dates will be confirmed.

  • Find Us

    The Butchers Arms,
    Old Stable Cottage,
    Carmarthen, SA32 8NS.

    Telephone: 01267 275 330

    FAX: 01267 275 370

    E-mail: enquiries@butchersofllanddarog.co.uk

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  • Terms & Conditions

    Signing the Booking Form: The person signing the booking form confirms that he/she is authorised to agree the Booking Conditions on behalf of all persons included on the Booking Form. The signatory must be a member of the party occupying the property and must be 18 years of age or over.

    Payment: Bookings are to be accompanied by a deposit of 25% of the rent. The balance of the rent must be paid eight weeks before the commencement of the holiday. If the balance of the rent is not paid by the due date then we will assume the rent has been cancelled and deposit forfeited. We ask that rent is paid in full if the start date of your rental is les than eight weeks away. A damage deposit of £150 is payable. The damage deposit is payable eight weeks before the booking.

    Breakages, Loses and Damage: With the best care in the world accidents do happen. All we ask is that you inform us of and pay for any breakages, losses or damage to the property and leave it in a clean and tidy condition. In the event of loss, breakage, damage or excessive cleaning works we will inform you of the reasonable costs within 2 days of their discovery / being informed about them. The damage deposit will be returned no more than 7 days after your stay minus any reasonable costs incurred above.

Unfortunately we do not allow pets at The Old Stable Cottage

    Smoking: Smoking is strictly forbidden at The Old Stable Cottage; failure to comply with this will result in a £150 cleaning bill which will be taken from the security deposit.

    Cancellation: If for any reason you have to cancel the booking you should let us know immediately by phone and then confirm this in writing. We will then try our hardest (but without any obligation) to obtain a replacement letting. If we do then we will refund any monies paid. If we are not able to re let the property then we shall be entitled to retain any payments made and to recover, if not already paid, the balance of the hiring charge.

    Non-availability of Property: If, for any reason beyond our control, the property is not available on the dates you have booked then we will refund any monies you have paid and you shall have no further claims against us.

The grounds around The Old Stable Cottage have numerous fall hazards. It is the guest’s responsibility (particularly parents with young children) to inspect the property and grounds immediately on arrival to note these hazards. Similarly there may well be fall, trip hazards within the house and whilst we have taken all reasonable steps, it is important that you inspect the house to identify those risks relevant to your party and advise them of the same.

    Arrival and Departure Days / Times: Generally The Old Stable Cottage is only available after 3 p.m. on the day of arrival and must be vacated by 10.00 a.m. on the day of departure. We will however be as flexible as possible to meet any special requirements you may have.

    Bed linen: The Old Stable Cottage has bed linen provided and fully made up beds. This does, however, exclude cot linen.

    The Perfect Holiday: We want your stay at The Old Stable Cottage to be perfect; if it isn’t, please let us know as soon as possible, so that we can make every effort to put it right for you.

    General: We have tried really hard to make sure that all the descriptions and photographs are accurate. It is important that the maximum number of guests allowed at the property is not exceeded. If they are, then we do reserve the right to terminate the hire without notice and without refund.

    Greeting Service: We really want your stay to be a memorable one and will meet you either on the evening of your arrival or the following morning, to ensure you are completely satisfied and nothing has been overlooked.

    E-mail: enquiries@butchersofllanddarog.co.uk

  • Living

    The living area in the cottage comprises of a large kitchen/dining room and a living room.

    The kitchen comes fully equipped with the following: Integrated Fridge & Freezer, microwave, kettle, toaster, oven & grill, 4 pan hob, integrated extractor fan, integrated dishwasher, knife block, 6 x cutlery settings, 6 x crockery sets, 6 x sets of glasses, bread bin, wooden spoons, dustpan & brush, washing up bowl, serving & casserole dishes, large frying pan, set of 4 saucepans, mixing bowl, worktop chopping board, additional chopping board, bottle opener, set of 12 plastic & metal utensils, cooling metal stand, oven gloves & tea towels, baking trays, colander & sieve, measuring jug & grater.

    The dining room table is set to seat 4 however can be extended to seat 6 people should you wish. This room also has a large TV, DVD player, ipod dock and a cd/radio player. Welcome packs are included for you convenience when staying more than a few nights. The food pack include: Orange Juice, coffee, tea, & biscuits A starter pack of cleaning products include: Dishwasher tablets, washing liquid, scourers, cleaning cloth, washing up brush, gloves, bin bags and kitchen roll.

    The living room has a lovely, large, reclining sofa and cosy reclining chair – perfect for ‘cwtching’ up watching a DVD with a glass of wine on a Sunday afternoon! A large TV & DVD player and a varied selection of DVD’s are there for your enjoyment. We have also left a number of brochures for local attractions that you may find of interest.

  • Bedrooms

    There are two bedrooms in The Old Stable Cottage one Master King size bedroom and another double bedroom. The Master bedroom has an en-suite shower room while the main bathroom is located next to the second bedroom – robes are provided in the second bedroom for convenience during your stay.

    Both bedrooms have a TV with DVD player, hairdryer, safe & sewing kit along with a few other home comforts.

    High quality cotton bed sheets are provided on both beds for your comfort & bath, hand and face towels are provided for each guest.

    The main bathroom has a full sized bath with a shower overhead while the en-suite to the master bedroom has a walk in shower.

  • General Information

    In addition to the utilities listed in each room a washer/dryer, iron, ironing board & general cleaning equipment are also located within the property.

    With regard to child safety there are retractable stair gates located at the bottom and top of the stairs as well as socket covers on all low level plugs.

    We can provide a cot & high chair free of charge, please let us know when booking if these are required.

    There are parking for two cars available for guests of The Old Stable Cottage.

    The Old Stable Cottage is located on the grounds of The Butchers Arms pub and restaurant, should you wish to book a table for the night of your arrival let us know.