We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
  • Saved Save
    You added The Fron to your Saves list.
    The Fron
    The Fron
    The Fron
    Patio area
    View from the Garden
    dining area
    Property description
    Builth Wells
    Holiday Rental House – 
    5 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
    Originally built c1750, 'The Fron' was renovated to an exceptionally high standard in 2007. It retains many of its original features such as oak beams and there are seasoned solid wooden floors throughout the light and spacious, open-plan lounge and dining area giving access to the bedrooms, situated on the first floor, accessed via a wooden staircase and gallery. In addition, guests can relax in the sauna or on the sun lounge, which leads to the patio area and hot tub!

    With extremely comfortable accommodation 'The Fron' offers modern services complemented by free wireless broadband internet access throughout.
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (12)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(5)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (3)
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Hot Tub
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (10)
    • Microwave
    • Private Garden
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Sauna
    • Secure Parking
    • Single Beds:(4)
    • Stereo System
    • Telephone
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Two of the bedrooms have super king beds which can be made into 2 single beds if needed. Also the rooms can be made into family rooms with the use of comfortable 'put' up beds. Making the house suitable for more than 10 if children are to share with family.
    Listing #HL159190 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Per week
    Mid 30 Aug 2014 24 Oct 2014 7 nights
    High 25 Oct 2014 31 Oct 2014 7 nights
    Low 1 Nov 2014 19 Dec 2014 7 nights
    Christmas/New Year 20 Dec 2014 2 Jan 2015 7 nights
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Short 4 night breaks are available during mid and low season please enquire for details on price.

    Lilly pond lodge is available separately - sleeps 2, please enquire for details on price.
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car recommended
    How to get there
    Airport: Cardiff: 129.0 km
    Railway: Builth Wells: 12.0 km
    From Builth Wells follow the A483 towards Llandovery. Continue through the village of Cilmery then to Garth.

    When in Garth turn left for the B4518 heading to Upper Chapel. Go straight on at the cross roads and the entrance to The Fron Guest House is approximately 200 yards on the left hand side. Turn into the drive way over the cattle grid and continue as far as possible with The Fron Guest House being the property at the end of the drive way.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 87.0 km.
    Nearby cities
  • About this property
    How do I know if the property is available?
    How can I contact the owner?
    How will the owner contact me?
    What if I don't hear back from the owner?
    How do I pay?
    Is my payment insured in any way?

Reviews from our community

Contribute to the TripAdvisor community and help fellow travellers find the perfect holiday rental
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Tom F
Worthing, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 20 March 2014 for a stay in March 2014

This place really does have the "wow" factor. Driving up the hill to the Fron you won't be disappointed. Sauna, hot tub, log burner, BBQ, widescreen TV - there is a feeling of luxury in this renovated farm house - the owners have gone to great lengths and expense making sure every fitting and fixture is top quality. There is... more

Management response:

Many thanks for your lovely review. However I just want to clarify that the "summer house" is called Lily Pond Lodge, which sleeps 2, and has to be booked separately to The Fron. It is not automatically included in a booking for the main house - Many thanks more

Report response as inappropriate
clare s
Cambridge, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 23 February 2014 for a stay in February 2014

lovely barn conversion cottage, with all the amenities which make it a home from home. Very clean and spacious. Ideal location for a getaway break with stunning scenery from every window and the hot tub!!! Within easy reach of several nearby villages and 5 miles to nearest town ( shops). Had a lovely week with our family more

Cally M
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 13 November 2013 for a stay in October 2013

We really enjoyed our stay at The Fron last week. We had a great holiday, and will return to the house and area in the near future. The house was ideal for two families. We were very impressed with how warm the property was, and how helpful the owners were (lovely welcome basket, extra things brought up etc.). It was... more

other traveller has booked this property
Check in
Check out
/ Week
Book this property
Or, send the owner a message
Send Message
Debbie W
Speaks English
Listed since : Jul 2013
Response Rate: 80 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 34 days ago
Peace of Mind Protection
You're automatically covered whenever you book a holiday rental on TripAdvisor!
Learn more
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Listing is Free!
Add your rental property to TripAdvisor and FlipKey at no charge. You pay only 3% commission on each confirmed, paid booking.
Protect your privacy
TripAdvisor only shares your contact details with your guests after the first payment has been made.
Get more exposure
Showcase your property to travellers worldwide actively looking to rent in your destination every month.
Set up your free listing