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Lea Cottage - Llanigon

Llanigon, Brecon Beacons
Visit Wales - 3 star rating
Sleeps 5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
No Dogs
3 star
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Attractive 1920s semi-detached cottage overlooking the Wye Valley
  • Walking routes onto the spectacular Black Mountains from the front door
  • South-facing enclosed garden with patio, perfect for outdoor living
Property code: BN215

This charming cottage nestles in a peaceful setting with glorious mountain and countryside views. Explore the Black Mountains from the doorstep, the ideal getaway for families who love the great outdoors.

Escape to the sleepy hamlet of Llanigon and enjoy a peaceful stay in this attractive property within 2 miles of the border town of Hay-on-Wye. Located on the cusp of the Brecon Beacons National Park, it is perfect for families keen to explore the beautiful landscape of Mid Wales. Sit back and relax after a busy day with a soothing cup of tea, taking in the awe-inspiring views of the mountains and countryside that surround your cosy vantage point.

Comfortable and inviting, the cottage sleeps five guests and is one of two traditional cottages in a delightful rural setting, with the owners living next door. Leave your muddy boots and shoes at the door and enter to discover a welcome pack brimming with goodies - a wonderful greeting after a day of adventures. Light the electric fire and snuggle up on the sofas for family film nights in the lounge, heading through to the kitchen/diner for hearty meals around the table. Throw open the doors and head down a couple of steps into the garden for al fresco breakfasts in the early morning sunshine, marvelling at the views from the patio. Upstairs, three comfortable bedrooms await weary guests as well as a family bathroom with a shower-over-the-bath. Parking is available on a lane 30 yards from the cottage.

There is plenty to amuse guests with different interests, whether you envisage an active holiday clambering up impressive hills such as Mynydd Troed 9 miles away or would prefer a peaceful amble along the River Wye, 3 miles away. Embrace your inner adrenaline junkie at the exciting activity centre at Llangorse (10.5 miles), where you can try your hand at kayaking, paddleboarding and pony trekking. The historic market town of Brecon is an excellent destination for soaking up some local history and sampling delicious produce within 14 miles.

  • 3 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin and 1 single
  • Bathroom with shower over bath
  • Electric double oven, microwave, fridge, freezer and washing machine
  • Welcome pack on arrival
  • TV/DVD
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Cot and highchair avaliable upon request
  • Enclosed garden with patio area and seating
  • Regret no pets
  • Shops and pubs 2 miles

Ceri James

This property is personally managed by Ceri.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 5 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Michael 18th September 2021

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Comfortable and thoroughly-equipped cottage in lovely peaceful surroundings. Ideal for people (like us) wanting a restful holiday in lovely countryside with great walks and wildlife. Having an interesting little town like Hay-on-Wye near is an added attraction.

Reviewed by Viv 11th September 2021

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The garden and the view were lovely as was the well equipped cottage. Unfortunately, the cottage was not as clean as we would have liked and we found the double bed and the settees extremely uncomfortable. Nita was extremely kind and helpful and we much appreciated the gift of home made Welsh cakes and fresh home grown runner beans.

Reviewed by Philip 26th June 2021

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A fabulous place to stay. A warm and hospitable welcome by the owners. Quiet, peaceful, and easy access to walks either from the door or further afield into the Black Mountains and the Brecon Beacons.

Reviewed by virginia 19th June 2021

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We loved the peaceful asprect of the cottage with the spacious garden overlooking a field where sheep and rabbits were frolicing. Nita was so helpful and friendly..We found the location of the cottage perfect for exploring with Hays bluff iminutes away by car. We did some longer stunning circular walks from Libanus, Capel y ffin, the priory at llanRead morethony and the forest of Gywre. Having Hay so close we could nip in for an ice cream and even a swim. We would love to return to this idyllic spot! Hide

Reviewed by Chris 12th June 2021

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Lovely hosts ,lovely place,really enjoyed our stay

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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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