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Brecon Cottages in the Press


Telegraph | April 2018 | Britain's most Remote Holiday Cottages | Yr Allt takes the top spot in Annabel Fenwick Elliott's round up of Britain's most remote holiday cottages.

Times | March 2018 | The Best Holiday Houses for Families in Britain in 2018 | Liz Bird includes the beautiful Blaencwm in her pick of family cottages

BuzzMag | December 2017 | Brecon Beacons Waterside Cottages | Featured a collection of waterside cottages in the monthly magazine.

Great British Food Magazine | June 2017 | UK's Best Picnic Spots | Kayleigh Rattle identifies the top picnic areas in the UK and recommends that a whole holiday be dedicated to picnicking in the Brecon Beacons.

Trail Magazine | April 2017 | Trail Magazine | View with a Room | Features Old Crofftau

Great British Food Magazine | April 2017 | Explore Wales: 15 delicious things to eat, drink and do

The Telegraph | March 2017 | Madog Barn is featured in the Telegraph's 50 best long weekends

Vogue | January 2017 | The Vogue Guide to Exotic Staycations | Featuring glorious Esgair Berfedd

The Independent | February 2017 | From Cornwall to the Lake District: The best dog friendly cottages in Britain | Kate Hilpern includes The Old Vicarage in her round up.

The Guardian and The Guardian Online | May 2016 | Lovely Weavers Cottage ranks up there in The Guardian's round up Top 10 Back-to-Nature Cottages and Camp Sites in Wales

The Guardian and The Guardian Online | April 2015 | Anoushka's Cottage was deservedly featured in The 50 Best UK Holiday Cottages for Summer 2016.

The Independent | April 2015 | Savona was listed in Get me out of here: our pick of the week's best travel deals

The Telegraph | March 2015 | Catalina Stogdon chronicles her and her family's stay at The Carthouse, where they bake bread with Caroline's Bread Company and forage with Adele Nozedar in her article How to Hunt for Supper where the Wild Things Are.

Wales Online | December 2015 | Dolygaer Cottage was featured in 11 cosy Welsh cottages you can still book for New Year's Eve

The Girl Outdoors | December 2015 | Travel journalist, Sian Lewis reviews Groves Cottage on her blog. A stay with Brecon Cottages in Talybont-On-Usk

Tent Sniffing for Beginners | November 2015 | A Stay in a Cottage in the Brecon Beacons "Tent sniffer" eschews the canvas in favour of a stay in Malt House Coach House and loved it!

Wales Online | November 2015 | Six unusual Christmas cottages still available to rent for a cosy festive break in Wales | Joanne Ridout writes about 6 cottages for Christmas including Treworgan Court Coach House

Styletails | 28 October 2015 | Pet Friendly : Escape Bonfire Night - Dogs stay free in the beautiful Brecon Beacons | Sara White lists some of our cottages as great pet friendly escapes for bonfire night.

Country and Townhouse | October 2015 | How to Spend the Perfect 24 Hours in the Brecon Beacons | Lucy Cleland gives a beautiful round up of how to spend a perfect weekend in the area.

The Sun | 3rd October, 2015 | Autumn Retreats to Leaf your Troubles Behind | Lisa Minot lists 20 glorious retreats including Filly Farmhouse

Askmen | October 2015 | 2016 Holidays to Book Now Richard Mellor suggests 10 "palpitation-inducingly popular" trips, including a trip to Ty Bryn.

Landlove | July 2015 | Visit Wales this National Parks Week - the article includes a number of our cottages in its round up of great cottages in the National Park.

Readers Digest | Summer Holidays to Book in Spring. Richard Mellor includes Old Crofftau as one of the cottages to snap up for the summer.

The Times | February 2015 | Digital Detoxing | Describes the rise of digital detoxing as holiday makers try to disconnect.

Go Holiday Worldwide Blog | Brecon Beacons Bonus Covers our amazing money-saving map available to customers when they book a holiday with us.

The Great Outdoors Magazine | 2015 | 7 Festivals in Wales this year

The Telegraph | October 2014 | Travelling life interview with Helen McCrory Peaky Blinder's actress Helen McCrory is interviewed in the Telegraph Travel, and names her favourite place to visit as the Brecon Beacons.

The Times | February 2015 | The Top 50 Best For Families| Filly Farmhouse featured in the Times' top 50 Best for families.

The Telegraph | January 2015 | Hay Festival Booking Guide Sarah Baxter suggests Dyffryn Cottage in her round up of places to stay for Hay Festival.

The Telegraph | British Holiday Cottages with Games Rooms | 11th February 2014 | Lizzie Porter and Joanna Symons list some of the best UK cottages with games rooms - great for this rainy weather! Bryniau Pell, Brecon is featured.

Country Homes & Interiors | Escape to a romantic retreat | February 2014 | The Tower is listed in Country Homes & Interiors Romantic Retreats.

Celebrated Living (American Airlines' quarterly magazine) | New Frontiers of Flavor | August 2013 | Elaine Glusak writes of the delicious food and foraging in the Brecon Beacons, recommending Brecon Beacons Holiday Cottages for great places to stay.

Conde Naste Traveller | Best Of British Houses | August 2013 | Old Crofftau listed in Conde Naste Traveller's Best of British Houses

Little Stuff | When LittleStuff Went To The Brecon Beacons – Cathedine Old Coach House| 18-6-13 | Little Stuff spend a week in the Brecon Beacons, staying inCathedine Old Coach House.

The Lady | A Welsh Minibreak| 6-6-13 | Wendy Gomershall gets away from it all in the Brecon Beacons, staying in Glowty Cottage and taking in plenty of the local attractions.

AOL Travel | Wacky Ways to Travel the World | 7-2-13 | Tomos (our eco electric Twizy car) featured in AOL's favourite holiday modes of transport.

The Express | Take to the Welsh Hills | 26-1-13 | Myrtle Cottage and Tomos (our eco electric Twizy car) feature in this article, with the journalist and her daughter exploring the Brecon Beacons.

The Times | The Top 50 Romantic Retreats| 12-1-13 | Pip's Barn featured in the Times' top 50 romantic retreats.

The Times | The Great British Weekend - Crickhowell, Powys | Describes a Tolkein- focussed weekend around Middle Earth - AKA Crickhowell. The journalist stayed at Dew Cottage

Good Motoring Magazine | A Youngsters' Tale | Winter Edition, 2012 | Review of the Hyundai Veloster being test driven through the Brecon Beacons with the reporters staying at Woodridge Barn.

ITV | Holiday Home Sweet Home | October - December 2012 | Series following holiday cottage agencies showcasing the best of British holidays.

The New York Times | Foraging in the Wilds of Wales | 6th July, 2012 | Hosted the Journalist ELAINE GLUSAC in Maggies Barn

AOL | Twenty ways to escape the Olympics | 11th July, 2012 | featuringCoachingmans' Cottage and Gilfach Cabin

The Guardian | Mad for Montenegro, active breaks with teens and railway-themed retreats | 13th May, 2012 | featuring Myrtle House

ITV | The Brecon Beacons : After Dark | 5th May, 2012 | Outlining the National Park's short video showcasing the park after dark to help the area win accreditation as Wales' first International Dark Skies Reserve. Featuring Crofftau Cottage

Mature Times | 27th March, 2012 | Fairytale towers, crooked churches and the spookiest of pubs; Helen Werin visits an intriguing corner of Wales. | Featuring The Tower

The Telegraph | 28th February 2012 | National tourism agency misses typo in multi-million pound global advertising campaign

The Green Traveller | 28th February, 2012 | The Green Traveller- Brecon Beacons Ambassadors| Five of our team are Brecon Beacons Ambassadors

The Guardian | August, 2011 | Rain Powered transport in Wales

The Bristol Post | August 2011 | Eat your way around Wales | Describes gastronomic Wales.

The Independent | April, 2011 |10 UK Summer Cottage Deals | Features Alpaca Cottage

Giddy Limits | June, 2010 | Elizabeth Daniel - the story of a journey through childhood infantile paralysis, single motherhood to the finals of Welsh Business Woman of the Year