Onnen Fawr Farmhouse

Brecon, Mid Wales and Brecon Beacons

  • 4 Star
  • Special Offer10% off holidays starting on or before 16th July 2022 in our Early Summer Sale

You can book this property from:

  • £1,189 per week
  • £170 per night
  • 4 Star


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 2 king/super-king beds
  • 2 double beds


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 3 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • Bath


  • Travel cot
  • Highchair

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Games room
  • Hot tub


  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Watersports
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pony trekking/horse riding


  • Ground floor WC
  • Walk-in shower

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 10:00am


One of three self-catering cottages which can be booked together as Group Accommodation In The Brecon Beacon to accommodate 25 people. Take a look at Onnen Fawr Cottage (sleeps 6), and Onnen Fawr Barn (sleeps 11) for more information.


This detached Brecon Beacons farmhouse sleeps 8 and is located on a farm with 2 other cottages and can be booked together or separately. With a large private hot tub, rear garden and stunning views across open countryside this farmhouse is an ideal location for a stay within the Brecon Beacons National Park. The area has excellent walking, cycling, mountain biking, fishing (with fishing rights on local river included) and there are also many all weather activites available. Ideal for a family or group of friends.

Can be booked with the 2 cottages Onnen Fawr Cottage and Onnen Fawr Barn to sleep 25 in total.

Ground Floor

Kitchen / dining room - Traditional farmhouse kitchen and large dining table. Fully equipped kitchen and table and chairs to seat 8 comfortably.

Lounge - Wood burning stove within traditional feature fireplace. TV and DVD player.

Second lounge / reading area . An ideal children's area or perfect for adults to escape to and enjoy some peace and quiet.

Utility room with sink and WC.


Bedroom 1 - King size bed.

Bedroom 2 - King size bed.

Bedroom 3 - Double bed.

Bedroom 4 - Double bed.

Master bathroom - Bath with separate shower unit, sink and WC.

Bathroom 2 -  WC, sink and shower unit.


Hot tub, private rear garden area with patio and lawn areas, built in charcoal BBQ  . Many further acres of the farm can be explored and include fishing rights on the River Crave.

Additional Information

  • No pets allowed.
  • Bed linen and bath towels provided.
  • Travel cot and high chair available. Please bring your own cot linen.
  • Heating and electricity included.
  • Wifi - Please note this is rural broadband and may not be as fast as what you're used to.
  • Plenty of off road private parking.
  • Mountain bikes available to hire from the farm (£25 full day or £15 half day ). Drop offs and pickups at nearby routes and trails can also be arranged.
  • Cottage is located on a working farm and young children should not be left to wander around the farm unsupervised.
  • Mobile signal is not guaranteed on all networks.
  • Large shared games room.
  • Half a mile of private fishing rights on the River Crave (one of the tributaries of the world famous salmon river, the Usk)
  • Plenty of information in the cottage on local walks, cycle routes etc.
  • Supermarket delivery available in the area.
  • No use of Hot tub after 22.00
  • The hot tub is provided on site for guests own pleasure and is not reflected in the charge of the property. Owners reserve the right to shut down the spas at any time if essential maintenance is required
  • Zero tolerance policy to noise disturbance and parties due to the village location.
  • Christmas tree with lights and a father Christmas over the festive period.

Can be booked with 2 other cottages on the farm Onnen Fawr Cottage and Onnen Fawr Barn to sleep 25 in total.


The detached farmhouse is set on a farmyard opposite 2 cottages Onnen Fawr Cottage and Onnen Fawr Barn . The farm is located about 1 mile from the quiet rural village of Cray, in the heart of the Brecon Beacons. This is red-kite country and kites can often be seen swooping above the farm. This whole farm is organic and is run within the Glastir sustainable land management scheme.

The nearest village includes some shops, pubs and a garage, and is 3 miles away. The closest local pub is The Tanners in Defynnog. The traditional old market town of Brecon is about 7 miles away. Throughout the year there are many events in the area including the Brecon Jazz Festival, Hay Festival and Green Man Festival.The world renowned Royal Welsh Agricultural Show and Winter Fair are both held in Builth Wells. In recent years, The Rally and also the Tour of Britain cycling race have passed through the area.

Established in 1957, the Brecon Beacons National Park contains some of the most spectacular and distinctive upland formations in Southern Britain covering an area of 1347 sq km (520 sq miles).There are numerous attractions in the area including the spectacular Ystradfellte Waterfalls, the Brecon Mountain Railway and Dan yr Ogof Caves which is one of Wales’ premier family attractions and was also voted Britain’s finest natural wonder. The Brecon Beacons is the first National Park in the United Kingdom to achieve Geopark status.

Despite its rural and peaceful location, the cottage enjoys great road links to both Swansea (around 45 mins) and Cardiff (around 50mins).


There are plenty of great walks in the Beacons National Park with the peaks of Pen y Fan, Cornddu and Cribyn, as well as the 90 kilometre Epynt Way. You can even walk directly from the cottage. 0.1 miles.


The cottage includes half a mile of private fishing on the River Crave, a tributary of the famous salmon river, the Usk. 0.1 miles .

Stunning road cycling country with miles and miles of quiet country roads and some great climbs nearby. 0.1 miles.

Great mountain biking with plenty of trails nearby and also Bike Park Wales is only 20 mins away. 19 miles.

Pony Trekking

Situated in the Brecon Beacons National Park, Gilfach Equitation offers trekking, mountain riding, riding lessons, and riding courses. 5 miles.


Cradoc Golf Club is an 18 hole course and floodlit driving range. There are spectacular views over the Brecon Beacons and Pen y Fan. 10 miles.

Water sports

Water sport enthusiasts are well catered for with the River Usk providing white water canoeing 3.0 miles and Llangorse Lake. 18 miles.