Beautiful, Tranquil and Remote Holiday Cottage in Mid Wales

Beautiful, Tranquil and Remote Holiday Cottage in Mid Wales | Ty ar y Mynydd

Totally unique and completely inspiring, this beautiful and remote holiday cottage offers the perfect retreat in the heart of the Cambrian Mountains, Mid Wales.


4 nights for the price of 3: 27 Oct 2017 to 21 Dec 2017

Beautiful, Tranquil and Remote Holiday Cottage in Mid Wales

Totally unique, completely inspiring and the ultimate hideaway. The Welsh name 'Ty ar y Mynydd' literally translates to 'House on the Mountain'. If you're looking for a tranquil, scenic setting away from it all, this beautiful and remote holiday cottage offers the perfect retreat in the heart of the Cambrian Mountains in Mid Wales. Hospitality Award winner in the 2017 'The Best Aber Welcome'

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This immaculately refurbished property boasts expansive mountain views from all windows, and on approaching the cottage, ‘Pumlumon’ - the highest peak in the Cambrian Mountain range - will come into view. With no other house in sight, a holiday at Ty ar y Mynydd is a truly liberating experience where you can enjoy what is probably the biggest garden in Wales! Only 8 miles from the village of Tal-y-bont with its shop, pub and restaurant, yet a whole world away from the mad rush of modern life. If required, the owner can also provide a 4x4 vehicle for access.

Ground Floor

Open-plan living room with wood-burning stove, leather sofas, freesat TV, DVD player and radio/CD. Dining area with mountain views, leading to a small porch / sitting area at the front of the house which overlooks amazing mountain views.

Fully equipped kitchen includes a dishwasher, oven and microwave, fridge freezer and washing machine.

Bathroom with over-bath shower, toilet and wash basin.


Bedroom 1 - double bed, wall mounted TV and expansive views.

Bedroom 2 - twin beds, TV and the same view as the double bedroom.

Bunk bedroom, also with a TV and mountain views.

Shower room with toilet, heated towel rail and wash basin.


Enclosed patio, terrace, BBQ set and garden furniture surrounded by 360 views of natural, unspoilt uplands.‚Äč Bring your binoculars for birdwatching and big mountain views and enjoy the complete tranquillity all around. With no light pollution, this is also the perfect place for stargazing.

Additional Information

  • Please note: Lakes and rivers in grounds. The access road to the property is suitable for high clearance vehicles or 4x4s. For families and couples only, the owner can provide use of a 4x4 vehicle on request, for access to and from the property if this facility is required.
  • Welcome pack on arrival
  • Bed linen, hand and bath towels provided
  • Electricity (solar panels), gas and full gas central heating included
  • Wood-burning stove - fuel included
  • Travel cot and high chair provided on request
  • Wi-fi available
  • 1 pet free of charge
  • No smoking inside
  • Plenty of parking space
  • Storage space for bikes etc

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  • Sleeps up to 6
  • 3 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin, 1 bunk
  • Baby friendly
    Enclosed garden
    Log fire
    Wi-fi / Internet
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    Well Evan,what can we say that's not already been said about your little bit of HEAVEN.
    It's the best cottage and location that we have ever stayed in.
    Thank you for your hospitality. Don't want to go back to 'real life'-can't wait to come again.
    Corinne & Derek, Hampshire, Sep 2017

    Thank you so much Evan for suggesting we stay in your wonderful cottage in the hills. It is beautiful and the setting is amazing.
    We now look forward to another week in Helygen having a fantastic week with you last year. We knew we would return and enjoy the lovely places you recommend to us.
    Michele Doughy, Sep 2017

    WOW! What a fantastic place, hope to come back soon! Superb cottage/location. We had fantastic weather to top it off, with a star host!
    Nathan Fisher & Family, Sep 2017

    Fantastic cottage, beautifully appointed and considerably equipped.
    A whole new meaning to splendid isolation!!
    Kathryn, Gary & Charlie, Kent, Aug 2017

    Delighted to have found this place-finally somewhere to hide out in the mountains away from it all, such a comfortable house and made to feel very welcome.
    I wish I could live here. When is it next free?
    Angharad,Bill, Rhys & Kit, London, Aug 2017