Overview of The Clockhouse ..Enter the property to a spacious, open plan kitchen/living area. With the modern kitchen complete with a convenient breakfast bar, ideal for a quick bite to eat before a day of exploring or equally ideal for resting on with a glass of bubbly in the evenings. With amenities such as a washing machine, tumble drier & dishwasher, you can enure your clothes are fresh and that the washing up after a family meal is complete with ease.
Enjoy home cooked meals or a Saturday night takeaway around the traditional, wooden dining table with high back chairs for comfort. In the same area you will find the perfect space to kick back and relax, head to the vibrant, velour corner sofa to put your feet up in front of the flat screen TV and electric fire for added cosiness! You can ensure all guests can relax and entertain together in this open plan area, framed by charming, original beams and an exposed brick wall, with a splash of added, vivid colour this property really is traditional with a contemporary twist.
On the ground floor, two of the three bedrooms are located including a shower room with WC, basin & heated towel rail, ideal for any guests who may have limited mobility. The downstairs twin room with two single beds is perfect for the younger members of the family. particularly with the splash of colour in the multi coloured throws. The second bedroom on the same level is complete with a plush king size bed, quirky bed side tables with matching lamps and a dressing table with mirror.
Head upstairs to find the master bedroom with en suite shower shower room. This first floor area is the perfect place to relax with a comfy double bed set beneath the sloping ceiling giving a cosy feel as well as the chaise lounge on the landing, so head up the stairs for a bit of privacy and your favourite book to truly unwind on this staycation.
Outside the property is the most idyllic outdoor area, with private hot tub and comfy outdoor seating where better to spend warm summer evenings with loved ones. Speaking of loved ones, The Clockhouse is also pet friendly, so your four legged friend can join too!
The Clockhouse is a short distance from the quaint town of Montgomery, full of delightful little shops, delicatessens and even a historic mediaeval castle to explore.
Planning a stay for a larger group? Check out The Granary & Swallows Rest, booked together can sleep up to 18 people!
Eating & Drinking..Planning a holiday to The Clockhouse and would like to know some of the best places to eat out? Or eat in at your property?
Have a look at some of our recommendations from fine dining to pub grub to takeaways - we have got it all covered here!
Checkers, Montgomery (2 miles)
Local restaurant with excellent reviews, booking advised.
The Dragon Hotel, Montgomery (2 miles)
Food is freshly-prepared and lovingly cooked, the Bistro has built up an enviable reputation for food in the area over a number of years. You can choose to eat in the Bistro dining room, the bar or Dragon’s ‘Den’.
The Lakeside Restaurant, Montgomery (2 miles)
Food and drink served daily with menus full of dishes containing prime local and seasonal ingredients.
The Nags Head, Garthmyl (3 miles)
Restaurant serving traditional comfort-food interleaved amid more modern ideas. All dishes are prepared in house, by enthusiastic chefs using fresh local produce at all times, which guarantees' the quality of dishes.
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The Lion Hotel, Berriew (4 miles)
Dishes are based on locally sourced ingredients, include vegetarian and vegan options, and have garnered consistently glowing reviews.
Herbert Arms, Chirbury (6 miles)
Serving lunch and evening meals.
The Cornstore, Welshpool (8 miles)
Homemade and home cooked food at lunch times and evenings.
Montgomery Fish Bar, Montgomery (2 miles)
Golden Fish Chinese Takeaway, Montgomery (2 miles)
Baba Ali Pizza & Kebab, Welshpool (8 miles)
McDonalds, Welshpool (8 miles)
Local Shops / Supermarkets
SPAR, Montgomery (2 miles)
Convenience Store open daily.
Churchstoke Shopping Centre, Churchstoke (7 miles)
Tesco, Welshpool (8 miles)
Things To Do ..Check out some recommended places to visit in the locality of The Clockhouse ..
Montgomery Castle, Montgomery (2 miles)
Explore the historic Castle of Montgomery, free admission.
Montgomery Canal, Montgomery (2 miles)
Take a walk (& even a picnic) and spot the wildlife that lives along the Canal.
Offas Dyke Path, Montgomery (2 miles)
Be surrounded by history & wildlife along the popular public footpath on the Welsh/English border.
Lakeside Golf Course, Garthmyl (3 miles)
Golf course with restaurant and bar.
Powis Castle, Welshpool (6 miles)
A mediaeval castle, fortress and grand Country house which has beautiful gardens and walks. If you're lucky you may spot a deer or two in the grounds!
Coed Y Dinas, Welshpool (8 miles)
Large and unique shopping centre created from old farm buildings. Whilst having a browse around all the fabulous aisles, check out Howards Restaurant serving hot and cold food as well as Sunday Lunch.
Commando Paintballing & Border Quad Trekking, Middletown (17 miles)
Family run outdoor pursuits centre based at the beautiful Bulthy Hill Farm.
Park Hall Farm, Oswestry (25 miles)
A countryside experience for all the family.
Additional Information ..Do you want to know a little bit more on what The Clockhouse has included before arriving?
Then look no further we have all the information you could possibly need right here!
Check In / Check Out
Check in is from 4pm & check out is by 10am.
The Clockhouse is pet friendly and accepts up to 2 dogs and also has an enclosed garden for safety!
At no time are any dogs to be left inside the property unattended, please be mindful & careful around any livestock with dogs.
There are 3 bedrooms in The Clockhouse.
- King bedroom on ground floor
- Twin room on ground floor
- Double room on first floor with en suite
Linen & Towels
All bed linen is provided.
One hand towel, one bath sheet & one face cloth are provided per guest.
If using the hot tub we recommend also bringing your own towels too!
Hot Tub & Outside Area
The Clockhouse has its own private hot tub, what better way to relax during your stay then making full use of this whilst admiring the beautiful view!
Please be mindful that they may not be quite up to temperature when you first arrive.
On your arrival, you will find complimentary tea, coffee, sugar, bread & butter as well as locally produced milk, orange juice, wine, eggs & welsh cakes. A tea towel, sponge & cloth, some dishwasher tablets and fairy liquid, just to help get you started on your self-catering holiday. In the kitchen you will find electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer and dishwasher as well as a slow cooker and sandwich maker.
In the bathroom you will find a shower, hand sink, flushing toilet & heated towel rail as well as toilet roll, hand soap and hair & body wash.
This property has Wi-Fi.
The Clockhouse is heading with ground source heating with electric fire.
There is ample off road parking at the property.
Meet Jayne, Nigel, Courtney & Katie ..
The Clockhouse, The Granary & Swallows Rest also known as 'Pentre Getaways' are owned by Jayne, Nigel and their two children, Courtney & Katie. You may see Jayne around checking that everything is ok with your stay - usually with a cup of tea in hand!
Jayne, Nigel & family live down the road from the properties, just outside the village of Llandyssil so they are never far away if you have any enquires during your stay.
You will see lots of four legged friends around the site including dogs, sheep, chickens and ducks, so make sure you are mindful of this if you have a dog staying too and ensure they are kept on leads.
Reviewed on 05/08/2023
Fantastic holiday from start to finish, the property is stunning and has everything you need! 5stars. Fantastic accommodation and beautiful surroundings, great hosts, highly recommend.
Coronation long weekend
Reviewed on 11/05/2023
We booked The Clockhouse for the Coronation weekend and so glad we did.
We arrived to a thoughtful welcome hamper which was much appreciated. Both the cottage and hot tub were spotless.
The accommodation was beautifully furnished, very comfortable and well equipped.
It’s set in such a pretty area, very peaceful and relaxing!
Reviewed on 03/01/2023
The Clockhouse was beautiful.
A lovely clean space with beautiful surroundings. They were very accommodating for a miscommunication about our furry friends, who absolutely loved their visit also.
Will definitely be coming back! We loved the little welcome hamper also such a kind gesture.