Open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
Well-equipped kitchen
Time for breakfast
Gather round
Relax in the lounge
Ground floor twin bedroom
Stylish shower room
Interesting features throughout
Lovely double bedroom
Beautifully designed
Unwind in a bubble bath
From the en-suite to the double bedroom
Enclosed garden
The local residents
View towards the barn from the garden
View towards the barn from the garden
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7 / 16  Stylish shower room
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9 / 16  Lovely double bedroom
10 / 16  Beautifully designed
11 / 16  Unwind in a bubble bath
12 / 16  From the en-suite to the double bedroom
13 / 16  Enclosed garden
14 / 16  The local residents
15 / 16  View towards the barn from the garden
16 / 16  View towards the barn from the garden

Merlin View,

Longtown (2 mls), Brecon Beacons
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
No Dogs
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Working farm
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Spacious barn conversion with stone floors, beams and enclosed garden
  • On a working farm with walks from the doorstep up to Merlin’s Hill and beyond
  • Discover Herefordshire’s events, culture, historic towns, monuments, castles and museums
  • Great location for walking, cycling, mountain biking, climbing and wildlife watching
  • Explore rolling countryside and the majestic Brecon Beacons National Park
  • Hay-on-Wye, Abergavenny, Crickhowell and Hereford all within 12 miles
Property code: 53558

Spacious barn conversion, on working cattle and sheep farm, with enclosed garden and open views across surrounding countryside. Close to the villages of Rowlstone and Longtown in pretty Herefordshire.

Pop to the local farm shop, Longtown’s famous village shop and enjoy the culinary delights in nearby Dulas, the village pubs or follow the Great Cider Route to sample the taste of Herefordshire. The area is steeped in history and perfect to explore ancient monuments, castles and museums such as Longtown’s 12th century Norman and Cistercian Abbey. Head to Llanthony Priory in the beautiful Llanthony Valley, The Old House and the Cider Museum at Hereford or to the historic town of Hay-on-Wye, a famous literary haven, with numerous independent second hand book shops, art galleries and gift stores. Activities on offer in the area, Crickhowell, Brecon and Hereford include walking, cycling, rock climbing, canoeing, archery, gorge walking and many more.

The property located near the owners home is approached up a tree lined farm lane to this semi-detached barn, beautifully renovated in 2017. As soon as you open the front door the double height room with solid oak beams and stone floors welcomes you. The open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner has all the thoughtful little extras for your holiday. Relax in the lounge area with TV/DVD and pebble effect electric fire, maybe select a good book or play a board game. If you decide to eat in, the well-equipped kitchen has all the equipment you need alongside the electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher and washing machine. In the dining area gather round the table for a hearty breakfast and talk about the days’ activities ahead. After a full day out, relax in the bath and retire to the lovely bedrooms. On the first floor, you will find one stylish double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with bath and WC and on the ground floor, a spacious twin bedroom alongside the shower room with shower and WC. Your first visit will not be your last.

Heading outside, immediately opposite the front door is an enclosed garden with table, chairs and charcoal BBQ. Its elevated position commands stunning views over the farmland, hills, fields and beyond, perfect for bird watching and to see the farm cattle and sheep grazing. There is private off-road parking for two cars at the property.

  • 2 bedrooms - 1 double and 1 twin
  • 1 en-suite bathroom and 1 shower room
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher and washing machine
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Regret no pets
  • Pub and shop 2 miles away
  • TV/DVD and CD player in lounge
  • Charcoal BBQ
  • Arrival 3pm

This property joined our collection in 2017 and is managed by Mikaela.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 7 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
Overall equipment
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Reviewed by Vicki, 23rd August 2019

Lovely, clean, fully equipped cottage in a great location. Perfect for walks in Brecon Beacons. We had the best time and hope to return!

Reviewed by Richard, 2nd August 2019

Lovely quiet location. Be prepared to drive. Left to our own devices with knowledge that owners werent far away if needed.

Reviewed by Shamila, 6th June 2019

Meeting view is really a hidden gem located in the most lovely location in a working farm. Great break away from city life with utter seclusion. Everything you need is available at the cottage and my 16 month old loved it! Highly recommended!

Reviewed by Paula, 10th May 2019

Would recommend Merlins view, the cottage was clean and fully equipped.

Reviewed by Lee, 2nd April 2019

Well presented cottage in the best location lovely people too

Reviewed by Rhiannon, 27th October 2018

A beautiful barn conversion, in the most wonderful surroundings. Merlin View is well equipped. We had a wonderful week away, our children adored living on a farm for a week. And the host is so lovely!

Reviewed by Sally, 20th October 2018

Beautifully converted barn in very rural peaceful location. Perfect for local walks and also trips into the Black Mountains. Excellent local pubs. If you want to unwind and recharge this is the cottage for you.

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Open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner
Well-equipped kitchen
Time for breakfast
Gather round
Relax in the lounge
Ground floor twin bedroom
Stylish shower room
Interesting features throughout
Lovely double bedroom
Beautifully designed
Unwind in a bubble bath
Show 4 moreFrom the en-suite to the double bedroom


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