DescriptionNestled in the mountains of Mid Wales this large 5 star cottage has been stylishly restored and is ideal for a family or friends get together. This Llanwrtyd Wells accommodation is set amongst stunning lakes and mountains and there are many activities to be enjoyed in the area including walking, cycling, canoeing, fishing or just relaxing. Llanwrtyd is also home to numerous unique events, including Bog Snorkelling, the Man vs Horse Marathon and the Real Ale Ramble.
Lower Ground Floor
Rear entrance to property.
Bedroom 1 – Twin beds.
Sitting Room - Large open sitting room with wood burner (multi fuel) comfortable seating. Large windows opening out to the garden.
Lounge – Main lounge with seating for 10, TV and DVD with views across the Valley and the Epynt Mountain Ranges.
Kitchen – Fully equipped kitten with range cooker, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, fridge and freezer. Integrated dining area with seating for 10.
Large porch and utility / laundry room with washing machine, tumble dryer and cloakroom.
Shower Room with stylish walk in shower, toilet and wash basin.
Large family bathroom with bath and separate large shower, toilet, wash basin and heated towel rails.
Bedroom 2 - Master bedroom, king sized bed with en-suite and glorious views across the landscape.
Bedroom 3 – King sized bed with en-suite
Bedroom 4 – King sized bed
Bedroom 5 – Double bedroom
Lawned, enclosed garden area with Garden furniture, BBQ along with superb views across the valley.
- Heating and electric included
- All bed linen and hand / bath towels included
- Cot and high chair available, along with potty, plastic cutlery. Babysitting facilities available on request. (Please bring your own cot bedding)
- 1 extra single pull-out bed available on request
- Under-floor heating throughout
- Strictly no pets or smoking allowed
- Wifi included
- Please note there are split level floors
- First supply of logs included (additional logs available to purchase)
- Christmas tree and decorations included for Christmas and New Year bookings
- Complimentary welcome pack including essentials such as tea, coffee, milk, bread and cakes. Refreshment upgrade available on request.
- Please note there is a refundable damages bond required of £100 (pre-auth on payment card during booking)
- Pick-up from local train station also available on request
- Can be booked together with Ffermdy Llanwrtyd to sleep 21 in total.
- Sleeps 10
- 5 Bedrooms
- 3 King size/super king beds
- 1 Double bed
- 2 Single beds
- 1 Sofa bed
- 4 Bathrooms
- Enclosed garden or courtyard
- Open fire or woodburner
- Sorry, no pets allowed
- WiFi internet
- Saturday changeover
- 42 Miles from a beach
- 1.5 Miles from a pub
- 1.5 Miles from a shop
- Ground floor bath/shower room
- Private parking
- Bed linen provided
- No smoking
- Towels provided
- No tumble dryer
- Washing machine
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- No travel cot available
We loved our stay at Llety Llanwrtyd.
Susan, the host, welcomed us with real energy and warmth not long before midnight! There is lots of information on local activities in the house. The house was immaculately clean with lots of space and comfortable furniture. The two en-suite bedrooms facilitated two families sharing really well, with a large family bathroom and shower room in addition and seemingly endless hot water. The dining space was great for 10 with plenty of plates and cutlery. The view was fabulous, particularly from the garden. The garden is a good space We loved walking directly from the house and had an adventure scrambling up banks and wading through rivers with the wild ponies looking on- I think we need to improve our map-reading skills... The children ( aged 5-20) swam in the nearby 'Washing pool" - very cold but lots of fun. We enjoyed watching the Red Kites soar at the Kite feeding centre and the amazing views on the Elan Valley Dam walk. The local heritage centre (spearheaded by Susan) explained the local history well.Amanda - 30th August 2017
The house was more wonderful than I could have imagined.
The pictures can't do it justice, it is lovely and feels so homely. The facilities were great and owner was very welcoming. Driving through the Brecon Beacons and on the Black mountains is lovely. Yffarmer is in the middle of nowhere, but it's a lovely pub that serves the best steak! Can't wait to return ...Friends from Chessington - 13th April 2016
Beautiful property, modern and spacious.
The owners have covered everything you need and gave us a very friendly welcome,.Liz and Friends - 13th January 2016
Thanks to Susan and Iwan for their amazing property they made us feel so welcomed and looked after the property located in the best surrounding location! It's an absolute gem! Definitely will be back shortly ;) If you drive left from church you can find very beautiful spots for picnic by the river, also it's worth driving Brecon Waterfalls Everything was absolutely perfect thank you!!Sitora from London - 8th September 2015
Stunning property and awesome location.
Very family friendly and the hosts were faultless. Vist - The Wash Pool - 2 miles north. Great little run then dip!! A must! The National Showcaves (caves and dinosaurs) - 50mins south. Brilliant for our 3 year olds! The Royal Oak pub - Rhandirmwyn. Great food and very family friendly. Irfon Valley - 5 miles north. Awesome drive and views.Chloe and Family - 26th June 2015
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This Llanwrtyd Wells accommodation is located about 1.5 miles from the small town of Llanwrtyd Wells which has several pubs, restaurants, and small shops. Llanwrtyd lies between the Brecon Breacons and the Elan Valley in a area of outstanding natural beauty and wilderness. The cottage is within a beautiful valley that has been classed a site of special scientific interest due to the diverse range of many rare birds, animals and plants. The cottage is mainly detached although is linked to another building via some old farm outbuildings. Nearby there is another cottage - Ffermdy Llanwrtyd and these can be booked together.
Right in the heart of Wales, this Llanwrtyd Wells accommodation is the perfect location for exploring the Brecon Beacons, Cambrian Mountains and the hills, valleys and forests that are the great outdoors of Mid Wales, as well as the nearby towns of Builth Wells, Llandovery and Brecon. In Victorian times, Llanwrtyd Wells was a fashionable spa town and many of its hotels date back to that time.
The area around Llanwrtyd Wells is full of natural beauty and breathtaking scenery, making it an ideal centre for walking, mountain biking, bird watching and touring. As you drive through Mid Wales it is often possible to spot a red kite, one of Britain’s rarest birds. There are plenty of options for walking and hiking nearby in the Irfon Forest and around the Llyn Brianne Reservoir, an artificial lake which was created in the 70′s when the River Towy was dammed. At times of low rainfall, it is sometimes possible to see the roofs of the houses which had to be flooded in order for the dam to go ahead.
There is a lot going on in Llanwrtyd Wells throughout the year, so if you are looking for something a little bit different, then this is the place to come. This Mid Wales town is the home of the Man versus Horse Marathons, the World Bog Snorkeling Championships and the Real Ale Ramble.
The 15 mile route around Llyn Brianne provides some of the most splendid views available in Wales. Leaping Stiles provides some excellent suggestions for walking in the area. There are also many local trail and hill walks from the cottage. 0.2 miles.
Coed Trallwm mountain bike trails, 3 trails for all abilities. 6 miles.
Riding and Trekking
Ffos Farm Riding & Trekking is a small friendly stables, offering horse riding, and pony trekking. All abilities, from beginners to the more experienced are catered for. 3 miles
Upper Irfon River offers testing rapids for the experienced canoeist. 3 miles
There are several miles of fishing on the River Irfon , just north of Llanwrtyd Wells. Fishing is also available at Llanerchinddfa Farm which has a ¼ acre fishing lake and there is fishing on site via tributary of the Wye.
Llandovery College Course - it is situated next to the Sports Pavilion within the College. Builth Wells Golf Club. 12 miles
The best way to see a red kite is to visit the feeding station at Gingrin Farm. 20 miles