Dôl Swynol Glamping

A modern, well-equipped cabin that’s brimming with colour and character!

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Dôl Swynol is a lovingly hand-built cabin that’s nestled in a quiet corner of a large, peaceful field. Its Welsh name translates to “charming meadow”, which is really rather fitting! This adorable bolthole lies on the edge of a historic village in the county of Ceredigion, Wales, which is just 8 miles away from Aberystwyth.

You can easily venture into the bustling seaside town during your stay, but there’s plenty of activities to enjoy that are just a stone’s throw away from the meadow. Spend warm summer days wandering through the cabin’s very own orchard, which is bursting with wildflowers, or take a leisurely stroll alongside the trickling stream that gently flows through the field. There’s also a network of paths and bridleways closeby, as well as a friendly local pub and a 13th century medieval church!

After a relaxing walk or cycle, you can arrive back at the cabin and lay against a fluffy sheepskin rug in front of our small wood burning stove, where you can truly unwind. Our Hobbit stove is guaranteed to keep you warm and cosy, no matter what time of year you decide to book your stay!

Even if you visit the cabin during the depths of winter, you can still have complete peace of mind knowing that you can snuggle up in Welsh woollen blankets in front of the fire, listening to the rain whilst it lashes down. If you fancy a breath of fresh air, then there’s a covered veranda where you can enjoy the outdoors, whatever the weather throws at you.

If you’re wondering how you could incorporate one of our Hobbit stoves into the design of your cabin, studio, or other small space, then make sure you check out our other case studies for some inspiration!

We have also designed a wide range of installation kits, and each kit is tailored to a specific type of structure. If you think your space differs to the ones shown, or if you’re not sure what flue parts you will need for your installation, then please do not hesitate to contact us! We offer a bespoke flue consultancy service free of charge, so if you drop us an email with some photos and measurements of your structure, then we will see how one of our small wood burning stoves can be integrated into your project!

If you’re looking to install one of our small wood stoves into a more unique structure, or one where the fitting process might be more challenging, then please enter your postcode into our authorised dealers page to find your nearest recommended installer. You can also visit our help section to find more useful documents and information.

In this cabin, our small wood burning stove has been installed with our stand option. This raises the stove off of the floor a bit more, which improves your view of the fire when you’re relaxing on the sofa, and means you don’t have to bend down as much when you go to refuel the fire. Our stand option also creates a useful space directly below the stove, where you can store logs, kindling, firelighters and the like.

Make sure you also visit the listing for Dôl Swynol to find out more and to book your stay today!

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Our Hobbit Stove Has Been Fitted!

"We had a Hobbit stove fitted this week by Alex Reay from Flues and Fires, and I just wanted to get in touch to say it is AMAZING and we love it! We have a lovely cast iron tiled fireplace which I was desperate not to lose when we installed a small wood burning stove, but until I found the Hobbit on Google, everyone told me it would be impossible to keep the fire surround. The Hobbit is perfect - not only does it fit very snugly, but it looks fantastic and the blue door complements the tiles very nicely. We are sitting enjoying a fire now and absolutely loving it! Thanks for creating such an amazing product."

Nicola Williams

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The Best Stove Ever!

"It’s the best stove ever! It’s easy to light, very efficient, burns anthracite and stays in overnight (ours has been in for three weeks now). It even keeps a kettle of water at the ready for a cuppa! What more can I say, we love it! Just the thing to make our Yorkshire home cosy, and the cat loves it too!"

Lynn and Andrew, West Yorkshire

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First Small Stove Installation

Was looking for a small stove for my first self-install. Found Mark very helpful. Knowledgeable, friendly service. Stove burns well and generates lots more heat than the previous open fire. What is not to like?


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A Huge Thank You!

"Dear Mark and Gill, a huge thank you for designing and making the Hobbit stove! We had two different London-based fireplace companies tell us that we simply had to knock out the old cast iron and tile fireplace to fit in a woodburning stove, and that there was no other option! Then we found you online. We are delighted with our little Hobbit, which swallows up logs and kicks out a good amount of heat. Perfect for the winter! I will also be writing to the London-based fireplace companies to put the Hobbit on their radar. Best wishes."


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Delighted With Our Hobbit Stove!

"Mark, Gill, thank you for your assistance, we are delighted with our Hobbit! I fired it up this evening after taking all afternoon making a register plate to fit the opening."


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It's Brilliant!

"Hi Mark, here's a photo of the Hobbit installed in my Yorkist grate. It’s brilliant! It also throws out a lot more heat than the grate did."

Roger T

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Just to Say Thank You!

"I just had a chat with Gill saying how delighted we are with our little Hobbit stove, and to also thank you both for your attention to detail and excellent customer service!"


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The Little Hobbit Has Stepped Up To The Challenge!

"We just wanted to say how impressed and how much of a life saver our little Hobbit has been! It was fitted a few months ago in our holiday home in Rhu, Scotland, which is a large open plan conversion in a Victorian house. This weekend our boiler decided it was not going to play ball. The little Hobbit has stepped up to the challenge, providing heat to a very large area, about twenty eight foot by twenty four foot with a high ceiling of about eighteen foot, keeping the room reasonably warm, warm enough for us not to use cardigans!”

Alan W

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Very Pleased With Our Hobbit!

"We are very pleased with the stove and think it looks great! We restored our fireplace (it was hidden under plaster!) and the whole look is better than we hoped!"


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Absolutely Delighted!

"Just had our Hobbit SE installed in our Victorian fireplace and we are absolutely delighted with the end result. We felt passionate about preserving our lovely fireplace!"


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Our Pride And Joy!

"What a fantastic fireplace with the beautiful Hobbit stove. It fits perfectly into the small space and throws out a lot of heat. Here's a photo of our little stove, now our pride and joy and much admired by all who see and feel the warmth."

Chris and C

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"Just to bid you all a Happy New Year and to say how much we’re enjoying having our Hobbit stove! It was easy to fit with the help of your excellent ‘how to’ videos and we’re just awaiting our inspection by building control for the certification. The Hobbit has fitted neatly into the hearth vacated by the old gas back boiler (with a little cosmetic rendering) and never ceases to surprise us how much heat it can deliver to the point that the new condenser boiler is having an easy life, thereby saving us on gas bills too! Everyone loves having a ‘real fire’ in the living room."

Philip Baird

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A Brilliant Little Wood Burner!

"The stove we bought from you is really starting to come into its own as the weather cools down. Here is a photo showing how much one of our dogs is enjoying it!"

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Brilliant Product!

"Just wanted to share a picture of our newly installed Hobbit. Absolutely delighted with it, and so pleased we were able to retain our existing fireplace as well. Brilliant product, thank you!"



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