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Bedrooms: 3 Sleeps: 5 Bath/Shower Rooms: 2 Toilets: 2
3 Star Rating






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Cilwych Stables Cottage sleeps 5 guests in three bedroom and is in an idyllic spot close to the River Usk and just across the river to the busy little village of Llangynidr.  There are dramatic views of Tor y Foel mountain rising up behind this small equestrian farm and with pretty views over the farmland with peaceful grazing mares and foals.   

Cilwych Stables Cottage is set in a lovely spot to enjoy The Usk Valley and The Black Mountains with walking straight from the cottage onto the Common behind the farm; a peaceful rural location with two excellent village pubs and busy village shop with a cafe ... which in the evenings and at weekends, becomes a very popular wine bar with the locals. 

From the farm it is about a mile walk to the village of Llangynidr and in the small hamlet of Bwlch above Cilwych is another excellent village pub, The New Inn but you do need to book.  Only a short drive five minute drive to the Crickhowell (voted best town by Visa in 2018)  


Sleeps 5 -Three Bedrooms -Two bath/shower rooms 

The kitchen has a Range double oven electric cooker and  hob, microwave, microwave, fridge and a freezer. 

A separate quarry tiled Utility Room has a washing machine and a dishwasher and ample storage.  

Originally part of the old stables a lovely very spacious sitting room with large TV, sofas and chairs and glorious views across the countryside.   

The dining room has a quarry tiled floor and a farmhouse table with 6 chairs, there is a door out to the courtyard.  


Bedroom 1: Super king size (zip and link) bedroom with en-suite bathroom with bath, wash basin and toilet.  

Bedroom 2: twin bedroom  

Bedroom 3: single bedroom 

Downstairs Shower room: With shower, toilet and washbasin  

Behind the cottage there is a large garden area and plenty of space to sit and enjoy the views with garden furniture and a BBQ and masses of space for children to safely play. 

Ample parking and guests are able to walk and wander to explore the grounds of Cilwych Farm as well as fantastic walks in all directions.    

Useful Information: 


* All linen inclusive  

* Since COVID guests are now asked to bring their own towels 

* Ample parking and guests are able to walk and wander to explore the grounds of Cilwych Farm as well as fantastic walks in all directions.    

* All electricity included.  

* Gas central heating in the winter (7-10am and 5-10.30pm).  Over and above these hours £25.00 per day payable to owner.   

* Wifi   

* Large private lawned area at the back of the cottages with garden furniture for al fresco dining.   

* Not suitable for pets.   

* Ample parking and access to the River Usk.   

* Canoeing, tennis, swimming, bird-watching, golf, mountain biking and sailing are all within easy reach of the farm.  


Brecon 8.4 miles, Crickhowell 5 miles, Llangynidr 1.5 miles, Bwlch 1 mile.   

Cilwych Estate is full of beautiful woodlands and pasturelands, which are grazed by sheep, cattle and horses. The farm is a wildlife haven, there are endless walks from the door which offer superb views and peace and tranquillity.   

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

A friendly cathedral town in the lee of the mountains with the rivers Usk and Honddu running through. For a small town, there's a lot going on. A leisure centre with a pool, 1930s style cinema, excellent theatre and plenty of shops and cafes. On the outskirts of the town are popular villages including Llangorse with it famous lake, Cantref with its popular adventure farm, Talybont, well known as a walking and cycling hub and Felin Fach, home of The Griffin, a highly acclaimed pub and restaurant. Read more about Brecon