Picnicing in style
Alfresco dining
Sit back and relax in the bubbles
Come inside
Enjoy the night sky reserve whilst sitting on the veranda
Be inspired to dine outside
Enjoy the spacious hot tub - one for each tent
Plenty of space for entertaining
Take a peek behind the curtain...
Open plan living
Running water...
Rustle up something tasty
Something cosy
Twin bedroom
Light and airy bathroom
Little touches
Double bedroom
Walk ways around the Safari tents
Surrounded by nature
Take the stepping stones over the shallow brook to explore
Plenty of areas to enjoy
Your very own tree swing
Sheep lazing around on the farm
Meet the Alpacas with the owner
You can purchase fresh eggs for breakfast
Let the children run free
Your own little wood
3 safari tents - each sleeping six - total 18 guests
1 / 28  Picnicing in style
2 / 28  Alfresco dining
3 / 28  Sit back and relax in the bubbles
4 / 28  Come inside
5 / 28  Enjoy the night sky reserve whilst sitting on the veranda
6 / 28  Be inspired to dine outside
7 / 28  Enjoy the spacious hot tub - one for each tent
8 / 28  Plenty of space for entertaining
9 / 28  Take a peek behind the curtain...
10 / 28  Open plan living
11 / 28  Running water...
12 / 28  Rustle up something tasty
13 / 28  Something cosy
14 / 28  Twin bedroom
15 / 28  Light and airy bathroom
16 / 28  Little touches
17 / 28  Double bedroom
18 / 28  Walk ways around the Safari tents
19 / 28  Surrounded by nature
20 / 28  Take the stepping stones over the shallow brook to explore
21 / 28  Plenty of areas to enjoy
22 / 28  Your very own tree swing
23 / 28  Sheep lazing around on the farm
24 / 28  Meet the Alpacas with the owner
25 / 28  You can purchase fresh eggs for breakfast
26 / 28  Let the children run free
27 / 28  Your own little wood
28 / 28  3 safari tents - each sleeping six - total 18 guests

Black Mountain Skies

Abergavenny, Brecon Beacons
Sleeps 18
Bedrooms 9
Bathrooms 3
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 1
5
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Open fire / woodburner
Hot tub
Working farm
Games / Play facilities
Fishing onsite / nearby
Green
Family friendly
Quirky
Rustic
Glamping
Safari Tent
Yurt
Towels included
Travel cot available
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At a glance

  • Memorable glamping experience set across three spacious safari tents
  • Set within the rolling Monmouthshire countryside
  • Exclusive hot tubs for added luxury
  • Market town of Abergavenny within easy reach
  • Explore the beautiful Brecon Beacons National Park
  • Perfect for large gatherings and celebrations
Property code: 43456

GORGEOUS SAFARI TENTS IN THE ROLLING MONMOUTHSHIRE COUNTRYSIDE

Set beneath the Skirrid Mountain on a small family farm with acres of meadows to explore. A friendly welcome from the owner's alpacas awaits!

The market town of Abergavenny is within a 10 minute drive with shops and pubs, or Monmouth can be reached in around 20 minutes. Day trips to see the Mappa Mundi in Hereford, or the 30+ book shops in famous book town Hay on Wye are well worth it too. With the Brecon Beacons National Park and Forest of Dean within easy reach, there's a wealth of great days out and adventure just waiting to be discovered including Monnow Valley and the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Wye Valley. Also there are several Norman Castles within the area, Whitecastle, Grosmont Castle and Skenfrith are three of note. Play facilities: boules, cricket, balls and swingball.

Comprising of THREE safari tents, the accommodation offers NINE bedrooms: 3 king-size, 3 double cabin beds and 3 twins. Lounge/kitchen/diner: with woodburner/stove, electric single hob, sofa and unique double bed in a shed. Outside: large outside space with three lovely hot tubs (one per tent) available for an additional charge. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen and towels included. 1 dog welcome, please note dogs must be kept on a lead in the grounds.  Hot and cold shower powered by the electric boiler. Arrival: 4pm.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

Please note there is a refundable £200 security deposit for this property payable closer to the start of your holiday.

SLEEPS 2 - 18: Three great sleeping lodges, 3 proper king-size bedrooms, 3 separate twin bedrooms and 3 double beds in a cupboard (our favourite one of all)! Beautiful bedding and towels provided.

RELAXING: The tents have a proper sitting room area, with leather sofa and coffee table, this extends out onto the deck area, with additional outdoor sofas and chairs. Wood burning stove warms the tent.

COOKING: Proper wooden units with butler sink, a wood burning stove which doubles as the oven, a back up electric single hob, all crockery, cutlery, pots and pans provided.

KEEPING CLEAN: A bathroom with basin and flushing loo, towels and toileteries included. A shower room with hot and cold running water, fuelled by an electric boiler.

OUTSIDE: A huge natural playspace for all ages. Boules, cricket, balls and swingball provided, as well as indoor games.

HOT TUB: Enjoy three exclusive hot tubs for your large group, which are available at an additional charge of £420 for a 7 night stay, or £60 per night for a short break stay. Please request this with our Reservations Team at the time of booking.

PETS: One well behaved dog is welcome to come and stay, please note dogs must be kept on a lead. Black Mountain Skies are three exclusive safari tents on the same farm, only one tent accepts a dog.

SECURITY BOND: There is a £200 security deposit managed by the owner.

Sara Hughes

This property joined our collection in 2016 and is managed by Sara.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

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Reviewed by Heloise, 19th July 2021

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Absolutely stunning location/site and super friendly staff who went out of their way to help us and make our stay so special. Perfect for family get togethers and young children. They loved the animals and the swings and just running around. Hot tubs were a fab extra. Everything super clean, tents had everything you needed and super comfortable. ThRead moreoroughly recommend. Hopefully well be back again. Thank you Francesca and her team xx Hide

Reviewed by Jill, 20th July 2020

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What an ideal setting to spend your holiday. We were treated to first class accomodation in a fantastic location. The owner, Francesca, could not have looked after us any better. Thankyou so much for your hospitality, we hope to see you again in the not too distant future. We would definitely recommend this property to friends and family.

Picnicing in style
Alfresco dining
Sit back and relax in the bubbles
Come inside
Enjoy the night sky reserve whilst sitting on the veranda
Be inspired to dine outside
Enjoy the spacious hot tub - one for each tent
Plenty of space for entertaining
Take a peek behind the curtain...
Open plan living
Running water...
Show 16 moreRustle up something tasty

Location

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1/3 Deposit

Take advantage of our deposit scheme when booking 9 weeks or more in advance.

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