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Merlin Stable Cottage

Cynghordy, Brecon Beacons
VE We’re good to go scheme
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
4
star
Complex of properties
Hot tub
Internet access
Working farm
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • A peaceful and romantic bolthole for couples and their canine companions
  • Located on a family-run farm and surrounded by beautiful Welsh countryside, with endless walks and trails on the doorstep
  • Pour a some bubbly and indulge with a soak in the shared on-site hot tub
Property code: BN242

A characterful and cosy rural retreat in a tranquil location, offering a great base from which to enjoy the outdoors and explore this unspoilt area of mid Wales.

Set within the grounds of a 80-acre farm, this beautiful home is perfectly placed for all types of outdoor pursuits including mountain biking, walking and cycling. If the sheep are in the farm building or are in pens, guests are invited to come and watch and, depending on the task, perhaps help. Take to two wheels and head to the Coed Trallwm Mountain Bike Centre (14.5 miles) where different trails cater for all abilities. Explore the fascinating Roman gold mines at Dolaucothi (15.5 miles), which are set amid wooded hillsides overlooking the beautiful Cothi Valley.

Entering this charming cottage, you’ll arrive in a hallway with space for hanging up coats and boots and a handy downstairs WC.  In the spacious living room, which overlooks the pretty courtyard, sink down onto the comfortable sofas and enjoy a glass of something cold while you watch a film together. The well equipped kitchenette has an electric cooker and hob, fridge freezer, microwave, washer/dryer, ensuring you’ll have everything you need throughout your stay.  When it’s time to rest, head upstairs where you’ll discover an inviting king-size bedroom with a walk-in wardrobe and an en-suite shower room and WC. Also located upstairs is additional seating on the upstairs light filled landing with 2 seats and glass table.

Stepping outside, relax on the lawn before firing up the BBQ and taking a seat to really soak up your surroundings. Soothe tired and aching muscles with a soak in the shared hot tub. There is also ample off-road parking available.

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

  • 1 double bedroom
  • 1 en-suite shower room, 1 separate WC downstairs
  • Electric cooker and hob, fridge freezer, microwave, washer/dryer
  • TV in lounge
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Lawned garden, BBQ and garden furniture
  • Lock-up storage and washing facilities for mountain bikes
  • Indoor hot tub shared with 4 other cottages on site.  Available between 10am-5pm and time slot must be booked.  No extra charge for hot tub use but please note it may be closed at any time for maintenance/services/government restrictions
  • Ample off-road parking
  • 2 dogs welcome (more than 2 to be discussed with owner) - due to livestock in surrounding fields, dogs need to be kept under control at all times
  • Telescope available
  • On discussion with the owners, there are fields close to the house where ball games could be played
  • Part of a small complex which can be booked together to accommodate a total of 29 people
  • Shops and pubs 5 miles away at Llandovery or 2 country pubs in Rhandirmwyn (4 miles)

Joanna Flaherty

This property joined our collection in the last 12 months and is managed by Joanna.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

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Reviewed by Lorraine, 13th August 2021

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Reviewed by Cara, 31st July 2021

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The cottage is beautiful! Very clean and decorated lovely. The appliances worked well we had no problems with anything. The location is beautiful its so peaceful. The owners are lovely and are happy to help with any questions we had. Perfect!

Reviewed by Claire, 5th July 2021

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We had a very warm welcome, all the information was comprehensive and the cottage was decorated and appointed beautifully. It was a very rural location, quiet with plenty of beautiful places of interest and walks to visit with few people around meaning that we saw and heard some local wildlife which was great!

Reviewed by T, 15th June 2021

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hosts were really friendly and were quite happy to help with anything we asked . cottage is stunning and very well kept with everything you need would highly recommend, to family and friends , we mainly used as a base to explore the surrounding area and countryside. hot tub was nice and large and they were plenty of time slots to choose from

Reviewed by Samantha, 1st June 2021

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I absolutely loved my stay here was so clean and friendly and so many beautiful walks would definitely go again 10/10 from me

Reviewed by Pamela, 16th April 2021

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Highly recommend this accommodation if you love a quiet weekend and walking. Owners are lovely and available to ensure your stay is an enjoyable one. Absolutely perfect weekend stay Pamela Morelli

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Location

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