Set on a working farm this pet-friendly Brecon Beacons Holiday Cottage is part of an award winning barn renovation. The cottage includes shared use of a large Swimspa/hot tub and outside garden area. With excellent walking, cycling and other activities nearby it is an ideal location to take advantage of all the Brecon Beacons National Park has to offer. There are options for larger families or groups to stay in multiple properties on the site.
Open plan lounge and dining area with comfy leather sofa and a dining table with seating for 4. TV with DVD, Blu-ray and Freesat.
Handmade oak kitchen, fully equipped and includes electric hob and oven, dishwasher, large fridge freezer and washing machine.
Bedroom 1- Large master double bedroom with superb free standing roll bath, dressing table, chest of drawers and wardrobe.
Stylish Bathroom - includes shower unit, w.c and sink.
Bedroom 2 - Single bed with drawers and a skylight window that is ideal for stargazing.
To the front of the property is a farm yard and parking and to the rear is a shared Swimspa / Hot tub that can fit up to 14 adults. This Swimspa has a jacuzzi setting and also a swim setting and located perfectly in a garden area with tables and chairs, a swinging chair and a large BBQ (gas). Most guests make arrangements after they have arrived but there is also an option to reserve the hot tub for 2 hour slots in advance for an additional fee of £30 per session. Available to use until 10pm.
- 1 pet allowed (£20)
- Bed linen and bath towels provided. Please bring your own towels for use in Swimspa.
- Cot and high chair available. Please bring your own cot linen.
- Heating and electric included.
- Plenty of off road private parking.
- Mountain bikes available to hire from the farm (£25 full day or £15 half day ). Drop offs and pickups at nearby routes and trails can also be arranged.
- Secure bike storage on site.
- Cottage is located on a working farm and young children should not be left to wander around the farm unsupervised.
- Free WIFI - Please note this is rural broadband and may not be as fast as what your used to.
- Mobile signal is not guaranteed on all networks.
- Half a mile of private fishing rights on the River Crai (one of the tributaries of the world famous salmon river The Usk).
- Supermarket delivery available in the area.
- Bwthyn Tre-faen is located on the same farm as Llety Llyn y Fan , Bwthyn y Bannau and Ysgubor y Dderwen. All can be booked together to accommodate up to 36 people (including use of sofa beds).
- Winner of the Powys Business Awards
- Christmas tree with lights and a father Christmas over the festive period
- The hot tub is provided on site for guests own pleasure and is not reflected in the charge of the property. Owners reserve the right to shut down the spas at any time if essential maintenance is required
At a Glance
- Sleeps 3
- 2 Bedrooms
- 1 Bath/shower room
- 1 Pet allowed
- WiFi available
- Hot tub
- Towels provided
- Cot available
- Equipped with a highchair
- Equipped with a dishwasher
- Equipped with a freezer
- Equipped with a washing machine
- No smoking
- Private parking
- Nearest shop: 8 miles away
- Coast: 40 miles away
- Nearest pub: 8 miles away
Bwthyn Tre-faen pet-friendly Brecon Beacons Holiday Cottage adjoins 2 other cottages and is on a working farm that includes a total of 4 holiday cottages. This 100 acre working farm provides plenty enough space for everyone. The farm specialises in prime organic lamb. The cottage is set in a farmyard in the quiet rural village of Cray, in the heart of the Brecon Beacons. This is red-kite country and kites can often be seen swooping above the farm.
The traditional old market town of Brecon is about 8 miles away while the nearest local pub, shops and petrol stations are in Sennybridge, about 3 miles away. Throughout the year there are many events in the area including the Brecon Jazz Festival, Hay Festival, Green Man Festival and the world renowned Royal Welsh Agricultural Show and Winter Fair both held in Builth Wells. The Rally also passes only a few miles from the cottage
Established in 1957 the Brecon Beacons National Park contains some of the most spectacular and distinctive upland formations in southern Britain covering an area of 1347 sq km (520 sq miles).There are numerous attractions in the area including the spectacular Ystradfellte Waterfalls, the Brecon Mountain Railway and Dan yr Ogof Caves which is one of Wales’ premier family attractions and was also voted Britain’s finest natural wonder. The Brecon Beacons is the first National Park in the United Kingdom to achieve Geopark status.
Despite its rural and peaceful location the cottage enjoys great road links to both Swansea (around 45 mins) and Cardiff (around 50mins) and the main bus route to Brecon is located only a short walk away from the cottage.
Spectacular walks can be found in the Beacons National Park with the peaks of Pen y Fan, Cornddu and Criban, as well as the 90 kilometre Epynt Way. Paths run directly from the cottage. 0.1 miles.
The cottage includes half a mile of private fishing on the River Crai a tributary of the famous salmon river The Usk. 0.1 miles.
Routes are abundant including great road cycling and the famous 'Devils Elbow' climb nearby. You can also ride along the River Wye from the source, through the Brecon Beacons National Park. Local trails and country routes. 3.2 miles.
Situated in the Brecon Beacons National Park, Gilfach Equitation offers trekking, mountain riding, riding lessons, and riding courses. 5 miles.
Cradoc Golf Club is an 18 hole course and floodlit driving range. There are spectacular views over the Brecon Beacons and Pen y Fan. 10 miles.
Water sport enthusiasts are well catered for with the River Usk providing white water canoeing. 3.0 miles. and Llangorse Lake. 18 miles.
Thank you for a fantastic stay, what an amazing venue, stunning view, lovely facilities!! We will definitely be re-booking future trips.Janine - 14th September 2018
Great location with lots of information available at the property - owners were really helpful and friendly- we had a great weekMrs Audrey Shannon - 26th August 2018
Fabulous location with amazing views, would highly recommend Ms V Fox - 25th April 2018
Very nice place, would go again.Alan from Cardiff - 21st January 2018
Absolutely amazing place to stay! The Asda delivery worked well too, as it's self-catering. Cannot recommend this accommodation enough!Bridgette from Surrey - 5th May 2016
Amazing, beautiful cottages and surroundings with great facilities. The owners made us feel so welcome and were always available and happy to help. Everything was perfect,Bethan - 30th November 2014
It was the one of the best times of our lives and can't thank Best of Wales and the property owners for the wonderful time we had
We found the cottage easily and impressed beautiful the cottage it is but most importantly how generous and kind the owner, Keri was. The accommodation was ideal for a nice break away and we are already planning on booking in the very near future
I'd strongly recommend booking for more than just the weekend - two days just flew by which was a real shame. The Usk & Railway Inn down at Sennybridge provided a lovely meal and the walk through the town was very nice.The Tanner Arms in the local village Defynnog - one we'll be looking forward to visiting next time.Louis - 19th November 2014
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