Mawr Cottage

Property rating: 4 stars
  • Weeks from £232
  • Short Breaks from £174
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Sleeps: 3
  • 1 Bathroom(s)
  • 1 Toilet(s)
  • 2 Pet(s) welcome (£20/pet)
  • 2 Dog(s) go free
Part of Bach & Mawr group

One of two lovely converted barns on a very remote farmstead in the Cambrian Mountains near Newbridge on Wye and Builth Wells. This is a wonderful place to walk in real wilderness, to mountain bike or to ride - you are almost guaranteed to hardly meet a soul - with miles and miles of wild Mid Wales countryside. The fabulous Elan Valley with its many picturesque large reservoirs and scenic drives is only a 10 mile drive away. The closest pub is The Red Lion 3 miles at Llanafan-Fawr is excellent. The New Inn at Newbridge on Wye is also good and is happy to accept dogs.

Cottage accommodation -Sleeps 3, 2 bedrooms

 The kitchen is well fitted with an electric cooker and hob, microwave, and a fridge. Freezer and washing machine in a nearby laundry room.

Up a couple of steps to a comfortable sitting room with good quality sofa bed and chairs, dining area with table and chairs. SKY TV (free channels only), DVD and video. 

Up another couple of steps to the two bedrooms:

Bedroom 1: With a double bed

Bedroom 2: With a single bed.

A shower room with handbasin, shower and toilet.

Useful information

  • Bedlinen and towels are provided.
  • Electricity and oil central heating,
  • There is a garage for each cottage, if visitors wish to park cars but there is also ample parking on the yard.
  • Up to two well behaved dogs are welcome per cottage NO CHARGE FOR THE DOGS but please be aware there are thousands of sheep roaming over the hillside - but no dogs allowed from March until the beginning of June due to the many sheep lambing in the area.
  • No mobile reception at this isolated farmstead, as the cottages are tucked down in the valley between the hills.
  • There is a telephone in the farmhouse for emergencies.
  • Cot and highchair.
  • There are patios for both cottages with lovely views across the valley.
  • There is a separate very large shower/wet room and toilet beside the laundry room
  • Brecon 21.9 miles

    Mobile Reception

  • Mawr Cottage is an ultimate get a away from it all - as this holiday cottage is tucked away in a remote valley there is NO mobile reception but the farmhouse telephone can be used in emergencies.

    Out and about

    Get Active - Mawr cottage offers secure garage storage for mountain bikes and canoes and the shared utility room facility - with a separate wet room - is ideal after muddy adventures.

    The Royal Welsh Showground which hosts many events throughout the year from Agricultural shows to Antiques fairs is only a 20 minute drive away.The Wyeside Cinema and Theatre centre offers an interesting choice of evening entertainment whilst the town of Builth Wells offers a choice of unusual independant shops.

    Can also be booked with Bach Cottage to sleep a family of 5.

    If you would like to speak to someone who has visited this property please ask for: Elizabeth, Sophie, Jessica or Carolyn

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    Checklist

    • Bike Storage
    • Freesat/Freeview
    • High Chair
    • Microwave
    • No Mobile Reception
    • Parking
    • Patio
    • Pets Welcome
    • Shower
    • TV
    • Tumble Dryer
    • Walks from the door
    • Washing Machine
    • Working Farm

    Location

    2017 - 2018 Prices (weeks/3 days)

    The prices below exclude the £25 booking fee and any other extras such as pets, special offers and discounts
    • Date
      Per week
      3 Days
    • 27 Oct - 21 Dec 2017:
      £232
      £174
    • Christmas:
      £318
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    • New Year:
      £318
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    • 1 Jan - 11 Jan 2018:
      £326
      £245
    • 12 Jan - 8 Feb 2018:
      £238
      £179
    • 9 Feb - 15 Feb 2018:
      £252
      £189
    • 16 Feb - 29 Mar 2018:
      £238
      £179
    • 30 Mar - 12 Apr 2018:
      £296
      £222
    • 13 Apr - 24 May 2018:
      £252
      £189
    • 25 May - 31 May 2018:
      £326
      £245
    • 1 Jun - 19 Jul 2018:
      £252
      £189
    • 20 Jul - 30 Aug 2018:
      £296
      £222
    • 31 Aug - 18 Oct 2018:
      £252
      £189
    • 19 Oct - 25 Oct 2018:
      £296
      £222

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