Old Orchard Bungalow


Bedrooms: 3 Sleeps: 6 Bathrooms: 2 Toilets: 3
Pets: 2 (£20/pet)

Pets: 2 (£20/pet)





Woodburner / Open Fire

Woodburner / Open Fire

Walks from the Door

Walks from the Door



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Comfortable, beautifully decorated and convenient, this well-appointed holiday bungalow is dog friendly and wonderfully secluded. Guests will love the stunning views across the Usk Valley and the foothills of the Brecon Beacons.

This is the perfect place to stay for visitors looking for a peaceful holiday; it would certainly suit some of our older guests. There is parking right beside the door, and there aren't any steps or stairs.

Old Orchard Bungalow is at the end of a quiet lane in the hamlet of Scethrog, just five miles from Brecon. Below the bungalow is a field with grazing sheep. You can walk to Llangorse Lake from the cottage, or over to The Allt. There are several local pubs within a few minutes' drive.

Holiday Cottage Accommodation:

Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms with 2 bathrooms

An entrance hall with a fine Welsh dresser.

Kitchen: The kitchen is well equipped with an electric cooker and hob, microwave, dishwasher and a fridge. The dining table and chairs seat six people.

Utility Room: The utility room is off the kitchen with a door out to the garden. It has a washing machine and freezer and a useful sink.

Downstairs cloak room with toilet and wash basin.

Sitting Room: The cosy sitting room has a sofa and chairs around the wood-burning stove. Pianists will appreciate the (in-tune) piano. There are patio doors out to the garden to enjoy the glorious views.  The TV is wall mounted and visitors can sign up for temporary Amazon or Netflix access.

Bedroom 1: The Master bedroom has a super king size bed (can be converted to two singles), and original art on the walls.

En-suite shower room

Bedroom 2: A pretty room with fabulous views and a small double bed - 4 foot

Bedroom 3: More wonderful views in this spacious bedroom with twin beds

Family Bathroom: with a bath, separate shower cubicle, hand basin and a toilet

There is a pretty patio surrounding the house with outdoor furniture. The garden is enclosed and has well established shrubs and trees as well as a lovely lawn and an area seeded with native wild flowers to promote wildlife and pollination.

Useful Information:
* All linen and towels included
* All oil central heating and wood for the stove provided
* TV
* WiFi available
* Ample parking
* 2 well behaved dogs welcome
* Safe storage for mountain bikes
* Cot & high chair available
* Flexible changeovers
* The bungalow now benefits from electricity microgeneration from solar panels on the roof.

Brecon - 5 miles, Talybont on Usk - 2.6 miles, Crickhowell -10 miles, Hay-on-Wye - 18 miles, Abergavenny - 15 miles, Cardiff - 1 hour, Hereford - 50 miles

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


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