It’s only the good on here, not the bad and the ugly…

We’ve been busy lately playing around with maps and thought we could do something that’s useful for you, our guests. It would be rude not to! So, we’ve just launched a new map on the Milkwood House website that is very simple, it allows us to ‘pin’ the places that we want you to visit

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An Idiot at Home Day 3

Another wet wet day on holiday in Wales, but lovely waking up to the sound of the sea. Can he quite used to this, the boys want to move here! Mother and father in law joined us today, brought our bikes down so we can peddle along the prom outside Milkwood. In one direction, the

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An idiot abroad? Nope, in Swansea.

For the first summer ever, my wife has finally got her way. We’re actually going to spend a week in our own self catering apartment, Milkwood House in Swansea. She’s been threatening for two years now, and as is so frequent in our house, eventually, and consistently, the women rule (and there’s only one of

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Last minute luxury break over half term

We;re pleased to be able to offer a last minute deal for anyone still looking for a luxury break overlooking the beach in Wales.  Milkwood House, our 5 star luxury beach-side apartment has some availability for next week following the Bank Holiday at a reduced rate of £100 per night.  Remember it sleeps 4 (and

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Day 6 of 52 days in Wales: The Mumbles

Oystermouth Castle Originally uploaded by nikon nut1 Mumbles (or The Mumbles) – a very pretty little seaside village to the west of Swansea. A must for any visitor to Wales. Catherine Zeta Jones was born and bred here and her and Mike have just finished building a house there. Sweet. http://www.mumbles.co.uk

Favourite Places in Wales: Wales National Airshow

What a great day this was today. A rare Summers’ day off for me which took us as a family (even my mother was in tow!) down to our apartment Milkwood (for us to enjoy for a change!), and on to the beach outside where the Wales National Airshow was taking place. Thousands cramed the

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Stay in May: Luxury May breaks in Milkwood House, Wales’ coolest and newest place to stay

Stay in May (including May Day Bank Holiday breaks and Whitsun holidays too!) £325 for 3 nights in Milkwood for up to 4-6 people £600 for 7 nights in Milkwood for up to 4-6 people “Milkwood House was really stunning and in a great location…….. lovely for a relaxing weekend away……..really stylish and even a

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We can at last see the Wood through the trees

Well, it’s been a long slog for both myself and my lovely wife Michelle, but at last, we can finally announce that Milkwood House, our luxury pad in Swansea is open for business.  It’s been a challenging time but we’re delighted with the end result, and we’re very proud of it.  There’s still a lot

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