The Shippon

Rhes-y-Cae near Holywell, North Wales & Snowdonia (Ref. 11694)


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

Black Lion Farm Cottages

Located on the edge of the Clwydian Hill Range in the heart of Flintshire in North Wales, these outstanding barn conversions are set in a rural location, on the edge of the unspoilt village of Rhes-y-Cae, 15 miles from the seaside resort of Prestatyn. Offering high quality accommodation and heated throughout with eco-friendly air source heating, these North Wales cottages are finished with care and attention, and offer the ideal base for those wishing to discover the many delights this beautiful area has to offer. With the unspoilt Halkyn Mountains right on your doorstep, these North Wales cottages are ideally located to explore the region. Nearby you will find the bluebell Nature Reserve at Coed Trellyniau, St Winifred's Well with its Grade I listed architecture, and Loggerheads Country Park, reputed to have some of the best scenery in the country. These superb North Wales cottages are ideal for a holiday break at any time of the year.

The property

The Shippon is a a warm and friendly, end-terrace barn conversion with high galleried ceiling and exposed oak beams in Rhes-y-Cae in North Wales.

The cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms which are made up of a mezzanine king-size double bedroom as well as a ground floor twin.

There is also a first floor bathroom and ground floor open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area.

Outside is use of a shared courtyard to the front and off road parking.

The Shippon is a great touring base for friends and families.


Two bedrooms: 1 x mezzanine king-size double, 1 x ground floor twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area.


  • Eco-friendly underfloor air source heating
  • Electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • All fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot, highchair and stairgate available on request
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Shared patio and courtyard to front with garden furniture and BBQ
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 1.5 miles

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Off-season

About the location


Holywell 5.5 miles; Chester 20 miles; Llandudno 32 miles.

Famous for its choirs, stunning mountain ranges and beautiful valleys, this wonderful country has something for everyone. From Snowdonia in North Wales to the Brecon Beacons and the Pembrokeshire Coast in the South.

Rhes-y-Cae is a quiet, rural village, with a traditional village pub and primary school, located in an SSSI area (Site of Special Scientific Interest) on the slopes of Halkyn Mountain, also a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.