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Stable Cottage Brecon Beacons

Sennybridge, Brecon Beacons
Visit Wales - 5 star rating
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
No Dogs
5 star
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Working farm
Luxury
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Lovingly converted high quality stables on a rural working farm
  • Patio with BBQ and views over the Usk Valley - perfect for al fresco dining
  • Secure storage space for mountain bikes and canoes, ideal for exploring the local area
Property code: BN033

Romantic bolthole for two overlooking the glorious Usk Valley, with hiking, mountain biking and watersports available in the surrounding Brecon Beacons.

Escape to this cosy retreat for two, set on a farm within the picturesque Brecon Beacons National Park. Step straight out to enjoy long walks through the rolling countryside and to take in magnificent views of the Usk Valley. Find outdoor activities in the area also include fishing, canoeing and mountain climbing. Potter in the market town of Brecon, 7 miles away, and return to relax in the warmth and comfort of this inviting holiday home.

Enter this one-bedroom property, which nestles within a former coach house, made of stone and dating back to the 1500s, to find it unexpectedly generous in size. Savour the ambience of the open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner, with its wood burner effect electric fire and attractive stone fireplace. Prepare candle-lit dinners for two in the kitchen area, with its induction hob, electric oven, microwave, fridge, freezer and dishwasher, then dine together at the table and settle down to watch TV in the lounge. On warm days, open the French doors to bring in a summer breeze. As the day draws to a close, head up to the bedroom on the first floor. With sloping ceilings, this has been arranged with a double and a single bed. The bathroom, with a jacuzzi bath, as well as a shower, WC and handbasin, is up here too. Take breakfast, lunch and dinner out on the private patio on sunny days. Find secure space for outdoor gear on the site, as well as generous parking.

Walk about 1 mile to go canoeing or fishing on the River Usk. Head off on long walks or cycle rides too. Find routes in the area that take you through beautiful valleys and across scenic hills. Visit Sennybridge, 2 miles away, for a pub lunch, or spend the afternoon browsing in the shops in Brecon.

  • 1 double bedroom with extra single bed
  • 1 bathroom with jacuzzi bath, shower and WC
  • Induction hob, electric oven, microwave, dishwasher, fridge and freezer
  • TV/DVD
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Outside shed with washing machine and dryer
  • Reasonable mobile reception
  • Complex of 2 properties
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Private patio
  • BBQ
  • Regret no pets
  • Regret no children under 13
  • Storage for bikes
  • Sleeps 2+1
  • Pub 2 miles, shop 3 miles
  • Departure by 9am and arrival after 4.30pm

Ceri James

This property is personally managed by Ceri.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 12 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Gail 23rd August 2021

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We received a very warm welcome. The cottage is in a beautiful location, well appointed and extremely comfortable. The Welsh cakes, marmalade and gorgeous farm eggs were delicious. We came away feeling relaxed and wanting to return for another visit. Thank you so much for everything.

Reviewed by Lorraine 20th August 2021

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Reviewed by Louise 13th August 2021

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A beautiful place to stay, quiet and peaceful surroundings, a good place to unwind.

Reviewed by Gill 6th August 2021

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Perfect luxury retreat in a beautiful part of the country. Has absolutely everything you need to make the most of your stay!

Reviewed by Emily 31st July 2021

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Top notch holiday home - spotlessly clean, superbly appointed, great views - would highly recommend for a getaway to the gorgeous countryside and mountains of the Brecon Beacons. Beautiful walks straight from the cottage or a short drive away. Highlight was summiting Pen y Fan and Corn Du. The town of Brecon lovely too. And many good restaurants inRead more the vicinity. We hope to return soon! Hide

Reviewed by Peter 9th July 2021

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Mrs Morgan was very friendly, and the cottage was excellent

Reviewed by Carol 2nd July 2021

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Beautiful cottage, beautifully presented. We very much enjoyed our stay there. A lovely welcome from our host, and the Welsh cakes, eggs and marmalade much appreciated and enjoyed.. The location was excellent, pretty central for all we wanted to do and see. The jacuzzi bath was fun, and the shower excellent. Well deserved of its five stars.

Reviewed by Lorna 11th June 2021

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The cottage is far in superior of 5 stars, its well equipped, with every thing , Marjorie is friendly ,helpful and always available for any questions, her welsh cakes and fresh eggs are the best, i will certainly be booking this cottage again, its situated in a prime location for long walks and perfect to clime Pen Y Fan, the Tanners arms is a goodRead more stretch of the legs but well worth the walk, with good food and drink. Hide

Reviewed by Carole 4th June 2021

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Reviewed by Gary 28th May 2021

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Lovely comfortable cottage with all mod cons and charming decor. The location is very rural, which for me personally was great and the views around the cottage are fantastic. It was a good base for my hiking and biking week in the Brecon Beacons. Friendly and helpful host.

Reviewed by Joshua 3rd May 2021

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Loved the cottage, cosy, very well kitted out (sofas and bed are particularly comfy) and miles from civilisation. Owner lives across the road but gave us privacy whilst also being responsive to enquires. Will be staying again

Reviewed by Isabelle 16th April 2021

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Perfect location, peaceful and lovely cosy cottage.

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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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