Penarth, Great Britain


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Open for exchange
Exchange dates Duration
August 03, 2024 - August 31, 2024 3 weeks

We have our summer exchange organised for 2024. Please let us know if you would like to exchange for October 2024 or Summer 2025!

April 12, 2025 - April 27, 2025 10 days

Nice house with garden by the sea

Hello, and welcome to viewing our home. 

We have a lovely 4/5 bed house perfect for a family or small group. We are looking to home exchange for 2-3 weeks in August 2024 and are interested in some short trips in school half-term holidays (February or May 2024). We would love to hear from you, please contact us if you are interested.

Our location
Our house is in Penarth, a very popular and vibrant seaside town just outside Cardiff. We are a 15 minute walk from Penarth seafront which has a pier, pebble beach and restaurants. Penarth is a lovely town with lots of local shops, cafes and restaurants.

We also have a children's park, the local swimming pool and lots of lovely pubs. There is also a wide range of walks/cycle rides to choose from in the surrounding area, such as beautiful coastal walks, Cosmeston Lakes and Barry Island beach.

Cardiff City Centre is an easy 10 minutes by train or car.

Our House
As you can see our downstairs is spacious and comfortable. It has a kitchen/diner, lounge, kids playroom and home office.

On the first floor we have 3 double bedrooms, 1 single bedroom/office and a family bathroom, with a bath and shower.

We also have a separate annex/granny flat which has a lounge, double bedroom, and ensuite bathroom.

The garden is a peaceful area to relax in with table and chairs, swing and trapeze. You will have access to our children's outside games such as a paddling pool, swing ball, balls, and a variety of garden games.

There is Wifi internet access.  We have all the normal appliances: washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, microwave, TV, DVD, etc...

We would welcome visitors from anywhere around the world who have an interest in exploring Wales. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions,

We look forward to hearing from you,

Mel and Dave

Some great places to Visit in Cardiff:

Cardiff City Centre - 10 mins away. Castle, shops, restaurants, parks and theatres.
Cardiff Castle
St Fagan's
Techniquest (science Museum)
Barry Island beach and fairground
Cosmeston Lakes
International swimming pool with slides
White water rafting centre
Ice rink
Leisure park with bowling, cinema and restaurants

Around Cardiff:
Bristol - 1 hour away by car or train. You can see: SS Great Britain, Clifton suspension bridge, great shops, museums, theatres, cinemas etc.. as well as the well known Balloon Fiesta held in August.

Bath City - 20 minutes by Train
Beautiful Cotswold Villages - 1.30 minutes by car
Brecon Beacons

We will leave full details for you to look through when you arrive, or can send you more details before hand if you prefer to plan your trip in advance.

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 2 Children
  • 7 Exchanges made


  • Counselling Psychologist
  • Lawyer

Our Home

  • House Type: House
  • Floor: 0
  • Environment: By the sea
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Sleeping Capacity: 8


In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Home exchange


  • Free internet access
  • Computer available
  • Central heating
  • Toys and games
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes dryer
  • Television
  • Guitar


  • Garden
  • Terrace or deck
  • Park / playground
  • BBQ
  • Garage / private parking
  • Bicycles: 4


  • Non-smoking house
  • Seclusion/Privacy

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open to any destination
  • United Kingdom

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Français


  • Counselling Psychologist
  • Lawyer


  • Boy - Age: 11
  • Girl - Age: 9


  • Pets are NOT welcome in our home


This member has completed 7 home exchanges. Those referenced below may contain feedback/impression from its exchange partners: