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Cefncoed Mawr Farmhouse

Llandefaelog Fach, Brecon Beacons
Sleeps 8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 2
4 star
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Games / Play facilities
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • A spacious and inviting rural farmhouse accommodating eight guests
  • Take in the spectacular views across the Brecon Beacons National Park
  • Perfect for activities including walking, cycling, birdwatching, fishing and pony trekking
Property code: BN085

Set on the edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park, this attractive farmhouse makes a wonderful holiday home for group activity breaks or for families looking for a quiet spot in idyllic surroundings.

Rediscover your zest for the great outdoors from this elegant farmhouse set in beautiful countryside, 3 miles from Brecon. With four bedrooms sleeping up to eight guests, the cottage is ideal for a large family get-together or friends’ reunion. At the end of a great day exploring the Brecon Beacons, get cosy in front of the wood burner, play pool or dine alfresco in the shadow of Pen y Fan mountain.

Inside, an impressive stone fireplace makes the spacious lounge feel particularly cosy and inviting, and there’s plenty to keep the teenagers occupied, including an Xbox and a pool table. Enjoy favourite family meals gathered around the dining table, a focal point of the country-style kitchen, or take the party outside for a sizzling BBQ supper. The enclosed garden offers ample space for children and dogs to run free. There’s also a paddock if you want to bring your horse with you. Upstairs, you’ll find four comfortable bedrooms decorated in restful tones to help you drop off to sleep quickly. From two of the double rooms, you can wake up to glorious views over the Brecon Beacons towards Pen y Fan.

Active groups can tee off at Cradoc Golf Club, 2 miles from the property, or burn off some calories on the miles of walks and cycle trails that run through the Brecon Beacons National Park. Hike up Pen y Fan (9 miles), the highest peak in southern Britain, or try paddleboarding and kayaking on Llangorse Lake (10 miles). The bustling market town of Brecon has a range of superb independent shops, pubs and restaurants, as well as a cathedral, leisure centre, theatre and a 1930s-style cinema.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 4 bedrooms – 3 doubles, 1 twin
  • 2 bathrooms – 1 family bathroom with bath, shower and WC, 1 en-suite shower room, and 1 separate WC with washing machine
  • Oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher
  • TV, DVD, Xbox, pool table
  • Wood burner (logs and kindling provided)
  • Enclosed garden
  • Patio with garden furniture
  • Paddock available for horse
  • Ample parking
  • Wi-Fi
  • BBQ available
  • Bike storage with washing facilities available
  • 2 dogs welcome - please note there are sheep are in the adjoining field so dogs must be kept under control
  • Pub 1.5 miles
  • Cradoc Golf Club 2 miles
  • Brecon 3 miles

Joanna Flaherty

This property is personally managed by Joanna.

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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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