UTT Bookshop

We have launched our very own bookshop with Bookshop.org!

Discover Griff Rhys Jones’ Trehilyn

Discover Griff Rhys Jones’ Trehilyn

Gwers Cymraeg gyda Tŷ Unnos

Here’s a clip of Aled Samuel from the S4C television programme “Dan Do” when he visited Under the Thatch Tŷ Unnos, and a list of helpful phrases for Welsh learners. Mwynhewch! GEIRFA | VOCABULARY 📝 ‘bwthyn-aidd!’ – ‘cottagey!’ calch – lime, chalk carreg leol – local stone clyd – cosy croglofft – mezzanine cyffredin – […]

Under the Thatch Tŷ Trefaldwyn in the Press

It was lovely to see Tŷ Trefaldwyn featured in this month’s Homes & Antiques magazine in the travel section by Rhiannon Batten.

Dolau Canol Chimneys Explained

Dolau Canol Chimneys Explained

Would You Like to Join Us?

If you own a special place to stay, and are interested in working together to bring the right kind of guests to your property, then get in touch – our contact details are below. We’re always looking for great interiors in fantastic locations anywhere in Europe – from simple rustic cabins to luxurious holiday homes. Why advertise with Under […]

10 Dog-Friendly Cottages for Escape Artists in Wales

From coastal gems to mountain hideaways, each with a secure garden, these holiday cottages promise wagging tails and happy memories.
Pack your bags, grab your pooch, and get ready for adventure!

If you’re looking for a cottage with a secure garden*, here are 10 great options from Under the Thatch.

Meet the Owners, Continued!

Many of you told us that you enjoyed meeting some of the owners of our Under the Thatch family in last week’s newsletter, so here are a few more we’d like to introduce you to!

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Y Bragdy: Before and After

Y Bragdy: Before and After

This is why we are different

At Under the Thatch we offer something a little bit different from what you’ll find at the other cottage agencies. We specialise in atmospheric interiors, authentic conservation and buildings with genuine character and owners who care. We’ve been happy to welcome lots of new followers lately, so thought it was a good time to remind […]

Meet the Owners…

Under the Thatch is a collection of people who really care about conservation, design and good architecture. Let us introduce a few… Sophie & Ned, Y Bragdy Sophie and Ned are known as the best lime and building conservation specialists in North Wales, and the work that they’ve undertaken at Plas Tirion is impeccable. They’ve […]

Aren’t Holiday Cottages a Bad Thing?

Aren’t Holiday Cottages a Bad Thing?