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Bedrooms: 7 Sleeps: 12 Bath/Shower Rooms: 5 Toilets: 5
3 Star Rating




Woodburner / Open Fire

Woodburner / Open Fire

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Walks from the Door



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Cilwych is in an idyllic spot close to the river Usk.   There are dramatic views of Tor y Foel mountain to one side and pretty views over the farm and nearby Llangynidr on the other.  It is perfect for a multi-generational holiday, a special birthday or for a re-union with a group of friends.   This holiday home has oodles of space in  three comfortable self contained cottages with plenty of bathrooms and bedrooms set around a courtyard. There is a large kitchen, separate dining area (tables and chairs for 14) and comfy seating, with a huge flat screen TV around a cosy open fire.    Separate large utility room with downstairs toilet, washing machine, tumble dryer and drying facilities here too.  Outside too there is plenty of space to park and turn muliple vehicles and to explore the grounds of Cilwych Farm as well as fantastic walks in all directions.   

Guests can enjoy great views across The Usk Valley and The Black Mountains with walking straight from the cottages onto the Common behind the farm and enjoy the owners' beautiful farm with walks along The River Usk; a peaceful rural location with two excellent village pubs and shop only a mile away in the village of Llangynidr. To the North is Bwlch with a good pub, The New Inn. 

Stable Cottage 1 has a fully equipped kitchen and spacious sitting room, ideal for relaxing with views through french doors across the countryside.  There is a separate reception room where you can relax and unwind.  The dining room has a quarry tiled floor and a farmhouse table with 6 chairs, there is access through here to the courtyard.


Bedroom 1: Super king size (zip and link) bedroom with en-suite bathroom, with bath, washbasin and toilet.
Bedroom 2: twin bedroom
Bedroom 3: single bedroom.
Downstairs Shower room: With shower, toilet and washbasin. Fully fitted kitchen/dining room. Sitting room

Stable 2 - 3 bedrooms
Ground floor
- Wet room with walk-in shower, hand basin and toilet.

Large fully fitted kitchen/dining room. Cosy snub/sitting room.

Bedroom 1: A downstairs single bedroom ideal for somebody with restricted mobility.

The downstairs wet room is next to this room.

Upstairs Bedroom 2: super king size (zip and link)
Bedroom 3: Twin bedroom

The Dairy - 2 bedrooms
Upstairs Bedroom 1: super king size (zip and link)
Bedroom 2: Double bedroom.
The shower room has a shower and handbasin and toilet.

Downstairs- Fully fitted kitchen/dining room with electric cooker, fridge and microwave and dining table and chairs.

Separate sitting room with sofa and chairs, TV, an open stone fireplace.

  • Bedlinen, duvets and pillows & tea towels are provided -just bring your own towels.
  • 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. 
  • Laundry room with washing machine, tumble dryer, iron & ironing board.
  • Wifi available. 
  • 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. 

    The 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. As well as providing the ideal holiday for individual families, Cilwych is the perfect location for a family get together or larger groups wishing to enjoy outdoor activities.

    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