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.
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
- Bike Storage
- High Chair
- No Mobile Reception
- Pets Welcome
- Tumble Dryer
- Walks from the door
- Washing Machine
- Working Farm
Lots of space, pretty hills, lush valleys and forests. The two main towns in the area are Builth Wells and Llanwrtyd Wells (which claims to be the smallest town in Britain). Both are old spa towns, with a rich history and impressive architecture. We've got a selection of holiday cottages in the towns and in the pretty villages and countryside nearby.
2018 - 2019 Prices (weeks/3 days)
DatePer week3 Days
- 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
- 26 Oct - 20 Dec 2018:£238£179
- New Year:£326--------
- 1 Jan - 14 Feb 2019:£244£183
- 15 Feb - 21 Feb 2019:£258£194
- 22 Feb - 28 Mar 2019:£244£183
- 29 Mar - 4 Apr 2019:£258£194
- 5 Apr - 25 Apr 2019:£303£227