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Ysgubor y Mynydd

Brecon - Mid Wales and Brecon Beacons

Views across rolling countryside and the Brecon Beacons that will instantly relax you and help you unwind. This cottage has a cosy woodburner, hot tub and sauna.
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi internet
  • Hot Tub Optional Extra
358766
£608 - £947 per week *

Description

With views across rolling countryside and the Brecon Beacons, a stay in this cottage will instantly relax you and help you unwind. The cottage has a cosy woodburner, hot tub, sauna, games room and outdoor play park. The area is famous for its natural beauty and sleeping 8 this is the perfect cottage for cyclists, mountain bikers, walkers, families or groups of friends.

One of three self-catering cottages which can be booked together as Beacons View Farm Cottages to accommodate 19 people. Take a look at Stabal y Barcud (sleeps 5) and Yr Hen Ffermdy (sleeps 6) for more information.

Ground Floor

Spacious open plan kitchen, lounge and dining area.

Large kitchen with plenty of space to entertain, electric cooker and hob, full size fridge and freezer, dishwasher.

Utiliity room with full size fridge freezer, wash basin and further WC.

Comfortable lounge with large wood-burner and plenty of seating, TV, DVD and a large selection of guides, maps and local information.

Dining tables that can be used separately or pushed together for a special occasion to seat up to 12.

Upstairs

Bedroom 1 – Double bed, vanity station, wardrobe and sofa (that can be made into a sofa bed). Stunning views across the valley.

Bedroom 2 – Twin bedroom with plenty of storage.

Bedroom 3 – Double bed and single bed. A spacious room with wardrobe, chest of drawers . En-suite bathroom with wc, wash basin and shower unit.

Master bathroom – Bath, wc, wash basin and separate shower unit.

Outside

2 large benches to sit out and enjoy the views. Private garden area and shared childrens park, hot tub, sauna and games room. Hundreds of acres of farmland to be explored including woodland area with own mountain biking track.

Additional Information

  • Welcome pack on arrival includes great produce from the local bakery nearby.
  • Bed linen and towels provided.
  • Electricity & oil central heating included.
  • High chair and travel cot available on request. Please bring your own bed linen for the cot.
  • Wi-fi available
  • The following items are also provided at the cottage for your stay… Kitchen: washing up liquid/dishwasher tabs, new dishcloths and scourers. Bathroom: 2 toilet rolls per toilet.
  • No smoking inside.
  • Hot tub, sauna and games room is shared with 2 other cottages
  • Pets welcome (max 2 ) at £20 per dog. Pets must remain downstairs and be kept under control around farmland.
  • This cottage with shared hot tub and games room, also accepts short breaks at certain times of the year. Find more information under 'Prices'.
  • Located with 2 other cottages and all can be booked together to sleep 20 in total.
  • Secure bike storage and 4 adult bikes available (depending on availability)
  • This property has a £150 good housekeeping refundable bond, which is payable to Best of Wales along with the balance of your holiday. Alternatively, you can waiver this bond by paying a non-refundable fee of £5 per person instead.
  • Tesco, Asda, Sainsbury and Waitrose all deliver here.
  • Horses welcome on arrangement, the farm is surrounded by countryside that is perfect for riding.
  • At least 72 hours notice required for last minute online bookings. Please contact us prior to booking online in that situation.

Features

  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Sorry, no pets allowed
  • WiFi internet
  • Hot Tub Optional Extra
  • Saturday changeover
  • 50 Miles from a beach
  • 8 Miles from a pub
  • 8 Miles from a shop
  • On a working farm
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Games room
  • No smoking
  • Towels provided
  • No tumble dryer
  • No washing machine
  • Highchair available
  • No stairgate available
  • Travel cot available

Prices

Date Range 7 night price * 3 night price *
28 Oct 17 - 23 Dec 17 £608 £456
23 Dec 17 - 6 Jan 18 £837 £628
6 Jan 18 - 10 Feb 18 £689 £517
10 Feb 18 - 24 Feb 18 £731 £548
24 Feb 18 - 24 Mar 18 £689 £517
24 Mar 18 - 14 Apr 18 £861 £646
14 Apr 18 - 26 May 18 £731 £548
26 May 18 - 2 Jun 18 £947 £710
2 Jun 18 - 21 Jul 18 £731 £548
21 Jul 18 - 1 Sep 18 £861 £646
1 Sep 18 - 20 Oct 18 £731 £548
20 Oct 18 - 3 Nov 18 £861 £646
3 Nov 18 - 22 Dec 18 £689 £517
22 Dec 18 - 6 Jan 19 £947 £710

* Please note: guide prices are based on the current year's prices and do not include optional items such as pet fees.

Reviews

The property was well equipped and very comfortable. It suited our needs perfectly. We managed two barbecues while we were there.
Tips: Get good ordnance survey maps and a compass and you'll be fine for walking. There aren't many signed footpaths. Brecon and Hay on Wye - very nice towns.
Liz from Wade - 4th June 2017

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Local Area

Ysgubor y Mynydd is a detached cottage located on the same site as two other cottages (Yr Hen Ffermdy) and (Stabal y Barcud ). All 3 are set on a secluded farmland in spectacular Welsh countryside. With the Epynt Mountain Range these cottage are surrounded by lush greenn countryside and the nearest small hamlet with local bakery is Merthyr Cynong (1 miles).

The Brecon Beacons National Park covers 520 square miles and includes spectacular mountain walks and countryside. The town of Brecon is 10 miles away and has many more unique shops to explore. The River Usk (also famous for its salmon fishing ) runs through the town and the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal starts here and runs for 35 miles. Also worth a visit is Hay. The Hay festival is held annually and is a world renowned festival of literature and arts.

The spa town of Builth Wells is only 8 miles away , home to the Royal Welsh show, Winter fair and spring show and has many shops, restaurants and pubs serving great local produce. This is salmon fishing country and the Wye that flows through Builth Wells is well know as one of the UK's premier salmon rivers.

There are many other attractions in the area including Cantref Fun Farm and Adventure Centre, great for families, it has many activities both indoor and outdoor to suit all weathers. The City of Cardiff is also less than an hour away for some retail therapy or for many of the sporting events that take place there.

Walking

You can walk directly from the cottage and there are many local walks to choose from including, The Epynt Way, Wye Valley Walk and the Elan Valley 0.1 miles.

Fishing

Excellent game fishing on the Wye and Usk with day permits availble. 0.1 miles.


Golf

Cradoc Golf Club is a beautiful 18 hole course in the Usk Valley above Brecon. 6 miles.

Horse Riding

You can bring your own horse, stables availble on farm and there is great riding from the cottage. Cantref Riding Centre is part of the activity and adventure centre with lessons and trails available.13 miles.

Cycling

Excellent lanes around the area that are great for road cycling. The 'Tour of Britain' cycle race has come through this area on many occasions. 0.1 miles.

2 of the best downhill MTB trails in the UK nearby in Rhayader. Mountain bike trail near the cottage in private woodland. 0.1 miles

Major Events in the area include:

Royal Welsh Show, The Guardian Hay Festival and the Brecon Jazz Festival. Other major events at the Royal Welsh Showground include the 'Winter Fair' and the 'Spring Festival'.