| 1997 | 1998
| 1999 | 2000
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| 2002 | 2003
| 2004 | 2005
| 2006 | 2007
| 2008 | 2009
| 2010 | 2011
12 February to
"A lovely snug and cosy cottage in a peaceful area. Perfect
place for a week to 'get away from it all'. Pretty good access for
Jo's wheelchair. Warm and homely cottage." Phil, Judy, Kerith
& Jo, Surrey
19 February to
"Ardderchog! It has been a real delight to stay in Cilybebyll
and in such comfortable surroundings. A real home from home. Looking
forward to our next visit" Trish, Neil and Daniel, Warwickshire
26 February to
"Thanks for a lovely stay! Enjoyed country walk even
though it was wet. Enjoyed bumping into the black bull." Marchent
family from Barnsley
16 March to 18
"Ardderchog. Rydym wedi mwynhau aros yma yn fawr.
We have enjoyed staying here very much. Diolch am y croeso caredig.
Thank you for the kind welcome" Dafydd & Rene, Wrexham
18 March to 25
"Again and again we are here. Thank you for your kindness,
hospitality and for making our stay so comfortable and happy. What
more can we say. Again, a lovely, happy, comfortable and another
relaxing holiday. See you again soon" George, Mary, Marge,
8 April to 15 April
"Warm welcome, considerate hosts. Lovely setting,
enjoyable walks. A week enjoyed my all. Must return and explore
the Neath Valley in near future. Thank you Mr and Mrs Bowen."
Brian, Liz, Sarah and Emma, Highland, Scotland
17 April to 21
"Thank you for being so welcoming, A lovely cottage,
very cosy. We have enjoyed exploring the Gower but loads left to
do!" Wendy, Guy, Hannah and Sophie, Birmingham
21 April to 25
"We have had a very enjoyable and comfortable short
stay. Thank you for your hospitality" The Hall Family, Epsom,
29 April to 6 May
"Wonderful weather, beautiful scenery and very relaxing"
Peter and Sue, Surrey
13 May to 20 May
"Thoroughly enjoyed our second visit to the area.
Once again, we were very comfortable. Thank you Dave and Rachel"
Eddie and Jan, Shropshire.
3 June to 10 June
"We've been to Wales several times now and it's always
good to come back because there are people like the Bowens, cottages
like this one and a landscape that you wont' forget anymore! Thank
you very much!" Klaus, Felix and Martina, Stuttgart, Germany
10 June to 17 June
"Thank you for your warm welcome. We enjoyed our holidays
in South Wales and also this lovely cottage." Jakob and Waltraut,
24 June to 1 July
"Here again to a wonderland of happiness and comfort.
Thank you Ray and David for your kindness and hospitality again.
We will be back with you soon." George, Mary and Marge, West
1 July to 7 July
"Had a lovely week in this cottage. Very peaceful
and relaxing time. Thanks. We loved Holly. Hope to see you again
soon" The Cohens from Hertfordshire
7 July to 8 July
"Thoroughly enjoyed the short time we were here. We
all hope to see you again. Thank you." Racheal, Michael, Diane
and Charlie from Hartlepool
10 July to 14 July
"Thanks for having such a wonderbar place on the market!
Hopefully will come again." Sarah, Laura, Maurice, Matt, James
from New Zealand
16 July to 18 July
& 27 July to 30 July
"A beautiful cottage in a lovely area. An ideal secluded
retreat for us. Many thanks for your welcome, friendship and help"
19 August to 26
"We found the cottage on the web so it was very much
a case of taking 'pot luck' - we were not in the least disappointed.
A lovely place to stay with a friendly welcome and most helpful
hosts! Thank you for helping us to have a lovely holiday" Simon,
Karen, Lemieux and Katherine from Portsmouth
26 August to 2
"We'd like to say 'horrible place, don't come here
again!' just to discourage you, because we want to keep the place
safe for us to come back to again. But we can't - its a perfect
place which we have spent our honeymoon. There are loads of places
to visit - waterfalls, caves, Brecon Beacons, Swansea, beaches,
Mumbles etc. etc.(just look at the leaflets on the shelf) But most
of all the splendid walks available around the farm and surrounding
areas, and the friendliness of David and Rachel Bowen. Thank you."
Sandra and Gareth, Surrey
2 September to
"We praise our Lord Jesus for such a wonderful holiday.
There was lots to do, and the boys enjoyed the farm and surrounding
grounds. Enjoyed David and Rachel's friendship. The house was well
equipped and comfortable. Best places to go - Dan Yr Ogof Showcaves,
Rhondda Heritage Centre & Brecon Mountain Railway. Many thanks.
See you again. P.S. Thanks for having Bibles" The Caleys
9 September to
"Here we are again to everything the heart desires
for the perfect holiday. Thank you David and Ray for your kindness,
friendship and making our holiday delightful in every way. See you
again soon." George, Mary & Marge from the West Midlands
18 September to
"Very comfortable. Very friendly. Very well equipped.
Very peaceful. What more can one say except very nice indeed. Diolch
yn fawr." Mr & Mrs Williams, Colwyn Bay, North Wales
25 September to
"A very clean place and very relaxing. What a pleasure
it is to stay here. Thanks so much" Ross and Judy, Ontario,
26 September to
"If we were closer we would visit on a regular basis.
However, when you live over the pond its not likely to happen. You
have a very comfortable abode. If we pass by again we will surely
drop in . If we have friends coming over, you are first on list
to recommend" Terry & Penny from Ontario, Canada
7 October to 11
"Down in Wales for a few days visiting relatives.
Standard of accommodation excellent and a friendly welcome. A peaceful
haven to return to each evening. Would certainly return again"
Peter, Rosemary, Juliet and Charlotte from Dollar, Clackmannanshire
20 October to 24
"What a lovely spot! This was a complete surprise
after stumbling across it on the net. We all found the cottage very
comfortable and well equipped - and a lovely warm welcome from Mr
& Mrs Bowen. Thanks very much for a lovely stay." David,
Estelle & Jess from St. Helens on Merseyside
24 October to 28
"What a find - thanks to the net! Home from home, warm and
welcoming. And family just down the road - what more could we ask.
Thanks to Mr & Mrs Bowen - see you at Easter" The Roberts
Family from Preston, Lancashire
28 October to 4
"11th visit. Here we are again and as happy as we can be. Many
thanks again David and Ray for your kindness, help and comfort.
We cannot wish for a better place and holiday. We hope to see you
shortly" George, Mary and Marge from the West Midlands
4 November to 11
"We feel lucky to have found you on the web. We endorse
all the complimentary statements written previously and hope to
return." The Lamploughs and Peppers, North Yorkshire
19 November to
"Great standard of accommodation. Hope to come back
in the summer. Thank you for a lovely stay and your help" Mr
Stanley from Walsall
11 December to
"Warm, comfortable and well appointed - too bad we were working
and therefore out all the time. Thanks for everything. Diolch yn
fawr" Paul, Melanie & Alistair
23 December to
"What a delightful and charming cottage set in peaceful surroundings.
We were visiting relatives in the area but still enjoyed the warm,
cosy setting and would love to return to see more of the countryside.
We will definitely recommend here as an ideal get away from it all!!"
Jon, Peter, Megan and Daisy from Kent, Somerset and Pontypridd