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The Old Mill Holiday Cottages, North Wales, CH7 5RH


  • Writer's pictureLiz Stack

3 Wonderful Welsh Experiences To Try During Your Stay at The Old Mill!

Updated: Dec 21, 2023

Our North Wales Holiday Cottages are known as The Old Mill Holiday Cottages. Nestled within a small picturesque mill complex within stunning landscaped grounds, AND with a pub restaurant just next door!

Located within Clwydian Range Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, we highly recommend that during your stay, you immerse yourself within the idyllic local countryside - Make your stay even more special, by treating yourself and your loved ones, to one of these fabulous local experiences, (Personally tried and tested by us!) Making it a truly memorable holiday.

Vale Vineyard – Vineyard Tour with Wine & Cheese Tasting

Distance from The Old Mill – 6 miles

*Cost – £30 Per Person

Vale Vineyard wine tasting North Wales - The Old Mill Holiday Cottages Experience

Surrounded by the stunning Clwydian range countryside and enjoying a micro-climate, Vale Vineyard is just a 10-minute drive from the cottages. While you may not automatically think of Wales being famous for its wine, we have tried for ourselves, and can highly recommend sampling the award-winning wines and local cheeses! This is a gorgeous and relaxing way to spend the afternoon.  The vineyard tour is extremely informative and provides you with an introduction to the grape varieties, production process and the opportunity to wandered amongst the vines. The wine and cheese tasting takes places within a gorgeous brick and timber Tythe Barn.

Open from May – Sept only £30 per person (*Prices correct Dec'23)

Sorrel & Sage Woodland Wisdom

Distance from The Old Mill - 3 miles

Cost - E.g. Half Day Workshop £45 (*Prices Correct Dec'23)

Sorrel & Sage Woodland Wellbeing workshops & courses - The Old Mill Holiday Cottages Experiences

Focusing on the healing benefits of being within nature, Sorrel & Sage Woodland Wisdom, offer a range of wonderful woodland experiences to help you reignite your well-being by disconnecting from the busy day to day. 

Seasonal woodland workshops include a range of crafts, camp-fire cooking, well-being coaching, and yoga.

The beautiful private woodland is an oasis of calm, with a central camp fire cooking and seating area. Try forest bathing in hammocks, listening to bird song under the canopy of the trees, or enjoy yoga or craft sessions, undercover in a billowing tented canopy, known as the cathedral.

Llan E-Bikes - E-Bike Hire

Distance from The Old Mill - 3 miles

Cost - Full Day Hire £45.00* (Prices correct Dec'23)

E-bike hire North Wales - The Old Mill Holiday Cottages Experiences

Adventure awaits! Explore the beautiful local area by e-bike, it’s a great way to see the sights, get some fresh air and exercise, all at the same time! The e-bikes are a brilliant way of giving you that extra umph to get up the hills, or simply cycle further with the knowledge that you’ve got extra power to get you back.

Llan E-bikes offer a great service and can offer a free of charge bike delivery and collection within your chosen location, anywhere within Flintshire, Denbighshire and Conwy.  E-Bike hire is very competitively priced, offering half-day, full and multiday hire.++

Llan E-Bikes are a local business and can offer suggestions on routes locally for all abilities.  Some popular flat routes include, The North Wales Costal path, the cycle path from St Asaph to Rhuddlan, or the cycle path around Llyn Brenin reservoir.

We hope our recommendations give you lots of inspiration to help you plan your trip! If you’d like to learn more about our gorgeous cottages (Including dog friendly options), please see our website where you can check availability and book online. Or, if you’re looking for some more ideas, you may like to read one of our other popular blogs including Our Top 5 Stunning Local Walks - North Wales ( and Dog friendly Beaches North Wales (

We look forward to welcoming you!


The Old Mill Holiday Cottages, North Wales, CH7 5RH

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I look forward to welcoming you soon

best wishes Liz 

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