Our pick of sunny summer cottages
Never fear, there's still time to book yourself a relaxing summer holiday in the Brecon Beacons. From 5* Welsh stone barn conversions for golfers to properties sat within Sites of Special Scientific Interest, we've come up with a few of our top cottages with availability in the summer...
A lovely 5* Welsh stone barn conversion ideal for that romantic summer trip. Walkers and bikers can go straight from the front door and onto the magnificent Brecon Beacons, with pony trekking also available nearby. And if you’re a keen golfer, there’s a golf course nearby as well. After a long day of exploration why not have a soak in the hot-tub and snuggle up on a sofa. With 15% off from 17th-24th May for a short break or weekly booking and 15% off from 28th June-5th July for short breaks & weekly bookings, you’d be mad not to book! (sleeps 2)
If you're looking for a wonderfully relaxed location for seven then Alexanderstone Coach House in Brecon is the house for you. This pretty little coach house, built back in the 15th century, offers countless walking routes, as well as cycling, riding, clay pigeon shooting and even fishing. For those interested in wildlife, the house sits within a SSSI so there's plenty of rare wildlife and fauna to be found. (sleeps 7)
Situated in a beautiful setting overlooking a stunning lake, this couldn't be more perfect for summer family holiday and group reunions. If you’re a keen fishermen then you’ll enjoy flicking your fly into the lake thats brimming with fish. Or if walking is more your thing, don’t worry as there are scenic walks right from your door. This gorgeous stone farmhouse even has its own game room – though we very much doubt you'll be inside much given the surroundings! There's also now an extra 10% off all bookings. (sleeps 10)
This picturesque lakeside cottage for four might just be the single best summer family holiday location the Beacons has to offer. Situated in a remote and tranquil spot with stunning views through the trees to the Pentwyn and Pontsticill Reservoirs and the mountainside beyond. There's also zero light pollution, so you can really make the most staying in an official Dark Sky Reserve!
Part of a range of stone farm barns, Beacons Gallop is located on a farm that specialises in horse riding, and you are free to bring your own horse along with you. With Pen-y-fan and Corn Ddu looming large behind the cottage, you can make the most of the sunshine by lacing up your walking boots, packing a picnic, and conquering the peaks that surround you. There's also 10% off week bookings and short breaks between specific dates in June and July. (sleeps 2)