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Driveway leading to lodge with outside dining area
Beautiful interiors
Living room with Smart TV
Relaxing afternoons
Well-equipped kitchen
Perfect kitchen for preparing delicious meals with local produce
Open plan dining area
Spacious and contemporary living
Hang your coats and walking boots here
Bedroom with Super king-size bed and en-suite
Smart TV in all bedrooms
Bedroom with Super king-size
En-suite shower room
Second bedroom with super-king-size zip and link beds
Smart TV in all bedrooms
Shower room with WC
Terrace area overlooking gardens
1 Alice Springs Lodge
Plenty of space in the grounds to relax, eat or read a book
View of Alice Springs
Electric vehicle charge point
Lockable storage sheds for bikes
Beautiful countryside setting
1 / 23  Driveway leading to lodge with outside dining area
2 / 23  Beautiful interiors
3 / 23  Living room with Smart TV
4 / 23  Relaxing afternoons
5 / 23  Well-equipped kitchen
6 / 23  Perfect kitchen for preparing delicious meals with local produce
7 / 23  Open plan dining area
8 / 23  Spacious and contemporary living
9 / 23  Hang your coats and walking boots here
10 / 23  Bedroom with Super king-size bed and en-suite
11 / 23  Smart TV in all bedrooms
12 / 23  Bedroom with Super king-size
13 / 23  En-suite shower room
14 / 23  Second bedroom with super-king-size zip and link beds
15 / 23  Smart TV in all bedrooms
16 / 23  Shower room with WC
17 / 23  Terrace area overlooking gardens
18 / 23  1 Alice Springs Lodge
19 / 23  Plenty of space in the grounds to relax, eat or read a book
20 / 23  View of Alice Springs
21 / 23  Electric vehicle charge point
22 / 23  Lockable storage sheds for bikes
23 / 23  Beautiful countryside setting

1 Alice Springs Lodge

Usk (3.5 Mls NW), South Wales
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
No Dogs
5 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Increased accessibility
Internet access
Pub nearby
Fishing onsite / nearby
Luxury
Romantic
Green
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Single-level stone apartment set within breath-taking countryside
  • A great base for exploring the Monmouthshire countryside, Wye Valley and the Brecon Beacons
  • A wealth of walking from the front door and under 0.25 miles of a village pub
Property code: 82391

Set within the Monmouthshire countryside close to the banks of the River Usk, offering beautifully finished single storey accommodation with a private terrace, a perfect base for walkers and explorers.

Immerse yourselves in the rural tranquillity of the Welsh countryside with a stay in this beautifully presented single-storey home. Situated in the Usk Valley in Southeast Wales, there are plenty of adventures both from your doorstep and further afield. Whether you are walkers, cyclists or water sports enthusiasts, the opportunities are endless to get outside and enjoy the Monmouthshire countryside. Despite the rural location, a one-mile stroll takes you to the village pub and farm shop in nearby Bettws Newydd. Light and airy, this gorgeous property is ideal for couples and families. Decorated in neutral tones with high-quality, contemporary fixtures and fittings, the property feels fresh and stylish throughout. You enter under the oak-framed porch, which provides a good spot for discarding muddy boots. Inside, the open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner is a lovely space in which to spend quality time together, whether you’re cooking, dining or reclining on the sofas. The two beautiful bedrooms are both restful spaces with sumptuous soft furnishings, classic furniture and countryside views, whilst two shower rooms complete the accommodation, one of which is en suite. For outside dining, pull back the bi-folding doors and enjoy the views from the terrace. You can enjoy one of many walks in the surrounding area, such as the Usk Valley Walk, but should you want to venture further, why not head to Sugar Loaf Mountain (10.5 miles) and enjoy the breathtaking views from the top. For something a little more leisurely, visit the nature reserve and activity centre at Parc Bryn Bach (19.5 miles), or why not enjoy an adventure on the water at Goytre Wharf (3.5 miles). The area is also packed with history, with attractions and landmarks such as the Big Pit Coal Museum and Tintern Abbey within 20 miles. Heading east, you can even explore the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

  • 2 bedrooms, 1 super-king-size zip-and-link (that can be made into twin beds on request) 1 super-king-size
  • 2 bathrooms - 1 shower room with WC and 1 en-suite shower room with WC
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and coffee machine
  • Smart TVs in lounge and both bedrooms
  • Allocated parking for 2 cars
  • Pub and farm shop less than 1 mile
  • Electric vehicle charging available, you pay via an app at the charging point
  • Lockable storage units for bikes etc
  • Electric vehicle charging on site
  • This property will be decorated for Christmas
  • Arrival: 17:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00 unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • Sorry, no dogs allowed

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 26 guest ratings

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Reviewed by John 26th August 2022

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Lovely clean well equipped property. Surprisingly spacious and very comfortable. Great outdoor seating area. Lots to do and see nearby including day boat hire on Monmouthshire Canal, Zip World Tower, Trededar House, St David's shopping mall and Cardiff Bay. The welcome pack was generous and very thoughtful. Would definitely recommend, we really didRead more have a fab holiday! Electric charging point on site was a big bonus. Hide

Reviewed by Melanie 29th July 2022

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Beautiful holiday home, stunning interior and beautiful location. The owners have thought of everything you need for a relaxing break from super comfortable beds to every kitchen item you require! So much to explore in the area, lots of history and beautiful towns that are well worth a visit. We lived Cardiff, Barry Island beach, Caerphilly, TredegRead morear House and Puzzlewood. Hide

Reviewed by Alex 15th July 2022

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The cottage is extremely well equipped and was exceptionally clean The outdoor sitting area alongside the bifold doors was very pleasant Parking at the property was very convenient The location is great for visiting a range of towns as well as pleasant countryside

Reviewed by Dorothy 8th July 2022

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Reviewed by Susan Winifred 24th June 2022

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Reviewed by David 17th June 2022

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Fabulous apartment in a stunning location. Great welcome hamper with everything you might need to keep you going.

Reviewed by Theresa 10th June 2022

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Beautiful, clean, well equipped lodge. Lovely views of fields with sheep and rabbits from the private patio. Everything very good quality. The owner has thought of everything. If you stay here you wont be disappointed. Thankyou for the welcome basket too.

Reviewed by Sue 3rd June 2022

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A wonderful time. The cottage had everything we could have wished for and Josie kept us updated at all times. A beautiful place

Reviewed by Carol 27th May 2022

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Reviewed by Amanda 20th May 2022

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Fantastic property, so very well equipped, spotlessly clean, the best holiday accommodation Ive stayed in, just perfect all round.

Reviewed by Christine 13th May 2022

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Beautiful place, everything you could need. This is the nicest cottage we have ever stayed in. Would definitely recommend it.

Reviewed by Dawn 6th May 2022

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Reviewed by Keith 23rd December 2021

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Christmas at Alice Springs Lodge. Fantastic time in this excellent holiday let. Clean, well equipped, comfy beds.... a real home from home. And not forgetting the generous welcome pack. Excellent customer service from the owners. Nothing was too much trouble. I would not hesitate to recommend to family and friends.

Reviewed by Jacqueline 19th November 2021

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Our stay at No1 Alice Springs was just perfect! Josie ensured that we had everything we needed before we arrived.Everywhere was finished to a very high standard, and we all slept well in our VERY comfy beds.We will come back when it's warmer to make the most of the patio and surrounding field, perfect for picnics and playing! Great walking nearby aRead morend very central for exploring nearby towns (and pubs)! Hide

Reviewed by Emma 22nd October 2021

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We had a wonderfully relaxing time - the property is very comfortable, spotlessly clean, warm and inviting. We spent a lot of time just sitting and reading, with a little bit of pottering about locally. Can recommend the craft shop and cafe just over the road. Weve rated it 5 stars for everything, except value for money - and thats only because we Read morewent in half term, so it was more expensive and we find that frustrating - but to be fair, well make sure we pick a different week next time! Hide

Reviewed by James 8th October 2021

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A beautiful property which had every facility that anyone could wish for.

Reviewed by Allan 17th September 2021

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This is a beautiful property in an excellent setting. Every aspect is top quality from kitchen to bedroom to lounge. A very thoughtful and generous welcome pack which for us was much appreciated due to being 10.5 hours on the road from Scotland. Have no hesitation in recommending the place and the lodge. A most enjoyable holiday.

Reviewed by Jonathan 10th September 2021

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Reviewed by Sandra 3rd September 2021

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Fabulous modern property furnished with everything you could possibly need and in a great location. Maintained to a very high standard we felt like we had been the first guests to use it. Lovely welcome hamper on arrival too. Perfect!

Reviewed by Lorna 20th August 2021

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A beautiful place to stay for our holiday, when we arrived we felt like we were walking into a show home. There was even a fantastic welcome pack including essential items such as bread, milk, butter and even yummy lemon drizzle cake! Conveniently located to explore the local area. I would highly recommend staying here.

Reviewed by Claire 30th July 2021

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Fantastic property - great location for days out in South Wales.

Reviewed by Louise 23rd July 2021

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Decor amazing, soooo clean, Lovely outside space in No.1 Great for two couples or a family. Little extra touches that made it feel special. Everything you needed for a perfect holiday, 5* plus. Hope to go back. Thank you Louise

Reviewed by Graham 16th July 2021

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Beautiful accommodation. Josie was very helpful and friendly . Hope to visit again.

Reviewed by David 9th July 2021

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Can highly recommend staying here. Very well renovated accommodation to a high standard. Comfortable furniture and beds. Well equipped and with good parking for 2 cars.

Reviewed by Karen 2nd July 2021

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Beautiful place in lovely surroundings, so clean spotless had everything you need for cooking . All furnished to an extremely high standard. Very comfortable furniture and beds, lovely sitting area outside to watch and take in the views. Josie was lovely we had such a nice welcome and she provided us with essentials plus goodies like Welsh Cakes anRead mored Lemon Drizzle cake. I cannot recommend enough. Also placed in an ideal location . Love it , love it , go see for yourself ! We will be back ! Hide

Reviewed by Jane 25th June 2021

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We felt v privileged to be the first occupants of 1 Alice Springs Lodge, the property is absolutely beautiful with such attention to detail it was like arriving at a luxurious Show Home. The Lodge has everything you could wish for and more , beautifully decorated with the highest quality furnishings and fittings. The location is superb and the scenRead moreery truly breathtaking and so peaceful, we cannot wait to return. Hide

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Driveway leading to lodge with outside dining area
Beautiful interiors
Living room with Smart TV
Relaxing afternoons
Well-equipped kitchen
Perfect kitchen for preparing delicious meals with local produce
Open plan dining area
Spacious and contemporary living
Hang your coats and walking boots here
Bedroom with Super king-size bed and en-suite
Smart TV in all bedrooms
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Location

Map
Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.

The Brecon Beacons is a vast, mountainous and rural region of Wales. Stretching 42 miles from east to west and covering an area of 520 square miles, the Brecon Beacons is dominated by the National Park of the same name. Split into three main areas, the Black Mountain in the west, the Brecon Beacons National Park and Fforest Fawr in the middle, and the Black Mountains in the east; each is a wild, bold and inspiring place to visit on holiday. With 1232 miles of public trails which includes the 95-mile-long Beacons Way, it’s a wayfarer’s delight. One of four Dark Skies Reserves in the UK (and one of 11 in the world), stargazers can delight in the open night sky, to enjoy the darkness in full splendour. The Fforest Fawr is a UNESCO Global Geopark because of its important geology and a need to conserve and protect the area from negative over development.

Stay at a self-catering cottage in the mountains and cascading woodlands or out on the moors; you can also stay in one of the Brecon Beacon’s lovely towns like Hay-on-Wye, Crickhowell, Llangorse or Brecon. Outdoor lovers will enjoy a choice of easy to challenging treks up and around Sugar Loaf Mountain, Carn Pica, Craig Cerrig-Gleisiad, Pen y Fan, or Hatterall Ridge (and many more besides). Take in uniquely Welsh attractions like Dan-yr-Ogof (the National Showcaves Centre for Wales), The Big Pit Mining Museum, Llanthony Priory, Carreg Cennen Castle, Fourteen Locks, and the Brecon Beacons Mountain Railway. Wildlife abounds in the Brecon Beacons, and it’s a great place to spot red kites and discover the successful story of their reintroduction to the UK’s skies at the Red Kite Centre. There’s so much to do for outdoor lovers and extreme sports fans here, so why not book your self-catering holiday in the Brecon Beacons today?

Our holiday cottages across the Brecon Beacons have been carefully selected. From dog-friendly cottages in the countryside to large farmhouses on the mountainsides and everything in between, we have a holiday in the Brecon Beacons to suit you.

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