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Downstairs bedroom with en-suite shower room
Downstairs bedroom en-suite shower room
Upstairs double bedroom
Family bathroom upstairs
Take a short drive to Swansea and enjoy whats on offer
Enjoy one of the many  mountain biking trails in the area
Swansea Mumbles is a must when visiting
Go and explore Carreg Cennen Castle
Lots of beautiful waterfalls for you to walk around
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5 / 13  Downstairs bedroom with en-suite shower room
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13 / 13  Lots of beautiful waterfalls for you to walk around

Cynwal Cottage

Cwmtwrch-Uchaf, Brecon Beacons
Visit Wales - 5 star rating
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
No Dogs
5 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Internet access
Pub nearby
Romantic
Family friendly
Rustic
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Beautifully renovated stylish cottage surrounded by woodland and valleys
  • Explore the local River Twrch and the spectacular waterfalls of the southern Brecon Beacons
  • Stroll into the village and enjoy great food and a warm welcome at the family-run pub
Property code: BN127

A superbly stylish and luxurious cottage on the southern flanks of the Brecon Beacons National Park, perfectly placed to enjoy the magnificent Welsh landscape.

Discover the heart of the Swansea Valley and the brink of the Brecon Beacons, staying in a lovingly converted barn in the village of Cwmtwrch-Uchaf. A true home from home, this contemporary holiday cottage provides the perfect base for four guests to enjoy, lending itself perfectly for two couples holidaying together. Find a second holiday cottage directly next door, ideal for those travelling with more guests in tow.

 

Combining pretty pastel features and bold colour accents, this stunning accommodation offers a truly delightful stay for anyone who calls it home. Discover a spacious bright and cheerful kitchen with a high vaulted beamed ceiling, beautiful travertine tiled floors and a Rangemaster cooker, along with all the contemporary necessities for cooking up a storm. The lounge boasts similarly high ceilings, with plush sofas and an electric wood burner effect fire, promising a cosy evening in whatever the weather. Once you’ve exhausted yourself with a day out and about, two cosy double bedrooms lay waiting for you. One double with en-suite shower room, can be found on the ground floor, whilst a second double bedroom can be found in a unique gallery level above the lounge. On this floor you will also find a spacious bathroom with a bath to soak in plus a separate shower for refreshing yourself. Completing the property is a spacious outdoor area with a courtyard garden and walks available on your doorstep.

 

Benefiting from the best of both worlds, find the edge of the expansive Brecon Beacons National Park just 3 miles away, and the bustling city of Swansea just 14.5 miles away. A must for guests of all ages is a trip to the National Showcaves Centre (9miles), along with the Cwm Clydach RSPB Nature Reserve (10 miles). Those hoping to stay closer to home will be no doubt keen to frequent Cwmtwrch’s local pubs and cafe, less than 500 metres from home.

  • 2 bedrooms - 2 doubles (1 of which is downstairs)
  • 2 bathrooms - 1 family bathroom with a bath, separate shower and WC; 1 downstairs en-suite shower room
  • Rangemaster oven, fridge, freezer, microwave, dishwasher
  • Washer/dryer, iron and board
  • Smart TV with Freeview
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Cot and high chair available
  • Courtyard garden
  • Parking available
  • Complex of properties - can be booked with Glyn Cottage BN172 to sleep 10
  • Pub within walking distance, supermarkets 2 miles
  • Arrival: 16:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00 unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • Sorry, no dogs allowed

Claire Carro

This property is personally managed by Claire.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 6 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Carol 29th April 2022

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Everything was perfect . Beautiful cottage .

Reviewed by Kerry 24th September 2021

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A lovely, clean, neat and tidy cottage with plenty of space. Everything we needed was available. Set in a very peaceful location. Perfect.

Reviewed by Helen 8th September 2021

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Reviewed by Hywel 3rd September 2021

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Fantastic place

Reviewed by D S 24th July 2021

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Lovely cottage, clean and great location. Pubs serving good food within walking distance. Waterfall walks, the caves, Mumbles, Brecon, Cardiff, Swansea and the Gower all within an easy drive. Friendly and helpful owner. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Highly recommend.

Reviewed by Carl 4th July 2021

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Large spacious cottage sleeping four, set back in the woods up a hill. Well equipped kitchen and nice outdoor terrace

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Downstairs bedroom with en-suite shower room
Downstairs bedroom en-suite shower room
Upstairs double bedroom
Family bathroom upstairs
Take a short drive to Swansea and enjoy whats on offer
Enjoy one of the many  mountain biking trails in the area
Swansea Mumbles is a must when visiting
Show 1 moreGo and explore Carreg Cennen Castle

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.

1 more property at this location

Glyn Cottage

Glyn Cottage

Sleeps: 6 | Bedrooms: 3

£635 - £1,156

To arrange group bookings across one or more of these properties, call our team to check availability and book.

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