Bwthyn y Gors

Swansea Valley, South Wales

  • 4 Star Gold
  • Located on the edge of the Black Mountains and Brecon Beacons National Park this modern holiday cottage is stylish and fully equipped

You can book this property from:

  • £418 per week
  • £60 per night
  • 4 Star Gold


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 3 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided


  • Travel cot
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking

How far to ...?

  • Beach 16 miles
  • Pub 0.1 miles
  • Shop 0.6 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Welcome pack

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pony trekking/horse riding


  • Ground floor WC

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 10:00am


Located on the edge of the Black Mountains and Brecon Beacons National Park, Bwthyn y Gors is a modern holiday cottage. It is stylish and fully equipped, with excellent outdoor activities such as walking and cycling all on you doorstep. The house is only 13 miles from the centre of Swansea and the magical Gower Peninsular is also only a short drive away.

Ground Floor

Stylsh lounge and dining room with feature wall, comfy sofa, TV, DVD and dining table with seating for 6.

Fully equipped kitchen with fridge and small freezer compartment, toaster, gas hob, electric oven, music docking station.

Utility room with dishwasher, washing machine, dog toys, microwave and slow cooker.

Side porch is fully enclosed and is ideal for bike storage or walking boots and equipment. Includes hose to wash down.

Ground floor WC and basin.


Bedroom 1 - Master bedroom is a double with walk in wardrobe, walll mounted TV.

Bedroom 2 - Twin bedroom.

Bedroom 3 - Single bedroom.

Master Bathroom - Bath, shower over bath, wc and basin.


Rear patio area, with Italian fixed BBQ, table and chairs and enjoys the sun for most of the day.

Additional Information

  • Wi-Fi included
  • Bed linen and hand and bath towels included
  • Central heating throughout with thermostat heating control
  • Hair dryer provided
  • Travel cot provided (please bring your own linen)
  • High chair and child safety gate provided
  • Pets allowed - Max 3 dogs (not allowed on beds) - Please note there is an additional charge of £10 per night, per pet for all bookings.
  • No smoking.
  • Parking bay at rear of cottage.
  • The following items are also provided at the cottage for your stay… Kitchen: salt and pepper, kitchen roll, washing up liquid, dishcloths and scourers, tin foil and cling film. Bathroom: hand soap and 2 toilet rolls per toilet. General cleaning products: shower cleaner, anti-bacterial spray etc.
  • Supermarket deliveries are available via all major chains


The holiday property was ideally situated for exploring around the Swansea area and the Brecon Beacons. The property itself was well equipped and very dog friendly. The side annexe was great to store our bikes when not in use. The welcome pack was a lovely touch.

Ms C,


Bwthyn y Gors is an end link house in the village of Cwmgors in the Swansea Valley, just on the southern edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park, with excellent walking, cycling, mountain biking and fishing nearby. In the village you will find some local pubs and shops, inlcuding the Mount pub that offers a 10% discount to all guests. The Scotch Pine Inn on nearby Betws mountain is also worth a visit for the views alone. World rugby legend Gareth Edwards was born just up the road in Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen. Carreg Cennen Castle is only 8 miles away and is spectacular hill top castle and well worth a visit.

The Brecon Beacons is one of three National Parks in Wales. It is great for walking, cycling, mountain biking, fishing and many more activities. It is also and offical Dark-Sky reserve which means that you can enjoy the minimal light pollution to stargaze.

The city of Swansea is 13 miles away with plenty of shops and attractions including the Marina, LC2 Leisure Centre, The Liberty Stadium home of Premier League football team Swansea City and much more. Gower Penninsula was designated as the UK’s first Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty back in 1956 and it has some fantastic beaches including Llangenith, Rhosilli and Three Cliffs. The area is a mecca for watersports including surfing, windurfing, kite surfing.


Footpaths running yards from the house, including riverside and moutain walks . 0.1 miles.


Swansea and Mumbles are only a short drive away or Langland on the Gower is a popular choice. 19 miles

Water Sports

Swansea Watersports provide a full range of water sports activities and training for all ages and all levels of experience. 13 miles


Garnant Golf Club, is a hilly 18 hole course great views. 1.8 miles.


Mountain Biking - Afan Forest Park one of Britain’s premier Mountain Bike Centres with over a 100km of superb flowing trails and plenty of all weather single-track. 19 Miles

Cycle Track inlude local valley routes 0.4 miles.


Game fishing

The Aman, a lovely little river with native brown trout and also has a good run of sewin (sea trout) and salmon. Permits can be bought locally. 0.4 mile

Sea fishing - Charter boats available from Swansea Marina and also many shore marks. 13 miles.

Pony Trekking

Dinefwr Riding Centre - Horse and pony trekking and riding holidays for all ages and abilities. 5 miles