Lovely barn conversion accommodating 8 guests in an idyllic setting
Indulge in the charm of our stunning barn conversion, accommodating 8 guests, over 2 floors with 4 bedrooms. Nestled within the breathtaking Brecon Beacons National parkland, this is the perfect retreat for a family or friends getaway.
* Beautifully remote with stunning views
* Ideal for romantic breaks or family adventures
* Three bathrooms
* Log Burners
* Pet friendly
* Ideal for Stargazing
On entering the property from the gravelled drive, you will access a hallway with a utility/boot room with washing machine and tumble dryer, and small shower room off the hall with a separate WC. Perfect for washing away those muddy paws and throwing off your walking boots.
Also off the hall you will be delighted by the spacious kitchen/diner with everything you need to whip up a family meal, or entertaining your group of friends, including an electric oven and induction hob, microwave, filter coffee machine and two dishwashers. There is also a breakfast area in the kitchen with a small table to seat four guests.
Through the kitchen is the huge open-plan lounge with dining area to enjoy a family meal together or a gathering with friends. Or sit and relax on the leather sofas in front of the log burner and watch a movie on the SMART TV. There are french doors that open directly onto the lawned garden and BBQ Area, and outdoor seating.
Off the dining area is the open staircase to the mezzanine landing area which leads to the four bedrooms and two further bathrooms. There is a spacious master bedroom with a Superking size bed and ensuite bathroom with a bath and separate shower, one king size bedroom, one double and one twin. There is also a good size family bathroom again with a bath and separate shower.
Outside there is a large fully fenced enclosed lawned garden with a paved seating area with table and chairs, perfect for a relaxing Summer’s evening and dining al fresco. The garden set inside 35-acres of Brecon Beacon’s National Parkland, the cottage is surrounded by an abundance of wildlife, including birds of prey and deer, with walks from your doorstep.
You will be able to enjoy a spot of stargazing and on a clear night with minimal light pollution this is the perfect place for admiring the stars, and there is a telescope in the living room. There is ample private parking for three cars.
Other things to note
* Accepts 2 well behaved dogs £25 each
* High chair available but unfortunately no cot
* Wifi can be intermittent and limited phone signal
* Please note the property is accessed via a single track road and the road is uneven, so may not be suitable for all car types
* The adjoining barn Tywi Cottage can be booked in addition - in total to sleep 14 guests. When booked together a 10% discount will be applied. Phone Great Welsh Escapes to discuss.
With mountains and moorland, standing stones and castles, lively waterfalls and vibrant communities, the Brecon Beacons National Park has masses to offer visitors. From horse riding on the mountain bridal paths to gliding through the sky. The Brecon Beacons are full of adventurous walks to explore the country and to admire the beauty of Wales.
The market town of Llandeilo approx 5 minute drive, is well worth a visit, with many lovely independent shops and eateries, including the The Cawdor Arms Hotel and many more.
The National Trust Property of Newtown House, Dinefwr Park and Dinefwr Castle are also located in Llandeilo.
There are several castles along the Tywi (Towy) valley, from Llansteffan at the estuary (also an amazing beach) Carmarthen, Dryslwyn, Llandovery.
Stop and take time to visit this ancient Drovers' Town, and enjoy the small shops and cafes that share some of the spirit of the town, its people and environs. Located on the River Tywi stands the remains of the Norman Llandovery Castle, built in 1110.
Places of interest include the town's famous public school Llandovery College and the Old Printing Shop that was once one of Wales' most important printing centres. Also near at hand is the famous Llyn y Fan Fach with its legend of The Lady of the Lake and her magical cattle.
A little further away is the impressive Llyn Brianne reservoir, standing in the mountains above Rhandirmwyn, a beautiful valley that once throbbed to the beat of the lead-mines in the area.
The ancient town of Carmarthen “the oldest town in Wales” is home to many large retailers but has many local independent shops and an indoor market.
The town has a Roman Amphitheatre, castle, museum in the old Bishop’s Palace, and several churches.
The Carmarthenshire museum is in the old Bishop’s Palace in Abergwili just north of Carmarthen on the main Llandeilo road and is worth a visit.
Take a walk along the Mumbles and enjoy an award-winning ice cream at Joe’s or Verdi’s who also do good pizza.
The Marina and SA1 have a good selection of bars and restaurants and the sweep of Swansea bay are also good, with views across the Bristol Channel. The indoor market is considered the best in Wales, try the Welsh cakes, cockles and laverbread.
Swansea is considered the gateway to the amazing Gower Peninsular (Gower never “The Gower”) with its many spectacular beaches and coves, as well as the award-winning Beach House Restaurant at Oxwich Bay. Gower has many good pubs and pretty walks.
All parts of West Wales are accessible from the property - amazing beaches and country park at Cefn Sidan (Pembrey), 7 miles of sand at Pendine, Tenby an ancient walled town Saint Davids, with its mighty cathedral, Pembroke with its castle, Manobier, and of course the estuary town of Laugharne with its castle and links to Dylan Thomas and the famous Browns Hotel where you can enjoy a drink and a Dexters at Browns farm to fork steak.
For thrill seekers there is a Theme park at Oakwood, please check their website for opening times.
For the younger guests you have many attractions in neighbouring Pembrokeshire, such as Annas Welsh Zoo, the Dinosaur Park in St Florence, Heatherton and Folly Farm.
- Private Parking
- Internet Access
- Enclosed Garden/Patio Area
- Open Fire/Woodburner
- Smart TV
- Downstairs Bathroom
- Washing Machine
- Clothes Dryer
- Suitable For Children