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Brechfa Forest Barns

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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We offer 3 cosy mountain top retreats with INCREDIBLE VIEWS in the heart of the stunning Carmarthenshire countryside. At the edge of the Brechfa Forest and at 1000 feet, we boast unrivalled views of Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire and Ceredigion and are perfectly placed to explore the delights of these 3 counties. We are totally DOG FRIENDLY with NO LIMIT ON NUMBERS! With plenty of WALKING from the door, along forest trails and with West Wales offering over 260 miles of coastal paths you will never run out of places to ramble. For MOUNTAIN BIKERS the Brechfa Forest Trails are world renowned and almost unlimited fire tracks start opposite the barn entrance. The location also makes us a great base for a tour of the Welsh trail centres plus we have our own resident MIAS MTB guide and amazin...We offer 3 cosy mountain top retreats with INCREDIBLE VIEWS in the heart of the stunning Carmarthenshire countryside. At the edge of the Brechfa Forest and at 1000 feet, we boast unrivalled views of Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire and Ceredigion and are perfectly placed to explore the delights of these 3 counties. We are totally DOG FRIENDLY with NO LIMIT ON NUMBERS! With plenty of WALKING from the door, along forest trails and with West Wales offering over 260 miles of coastal paths you will never run out of places to ramble. For MOUNTAIN BIKERS the Brechfa Forest Trails are world renowned and almost unlimited fire tracks start opposite the barn entrance. The location also makes us a great base for a tour of the Welsh trail centres plus we have our own resident MIAS MTB guide and amazing fleet of hire bikes. The Brecon Beacons are just a short drive away and there are plenty of popular ATTRACTIONS nearby including Aberglasney House and Gardens, Carreg Cennan Castle, Oakwood Theme Park, The National Botanical Garden of Wales and many more. There are a selection of lovely PUBS and restaurants nearby and we also offer a mouth-watering menu of HOME MADE MEALS. Bay Tree Barn (sleeps 4) is single storey with 2 bedrooms. It has it's own ENCLOSED GARDEN with 3 ft pig-wired fence, garden furniture and a BBQ. It enjoys a cosy wood burning fires and has a walk in shower cubicle. The Hay Barn (sleeps 4+2) is 2 storey with 2 bedrooms. It is an entirely separate cottage but can be opened up with Bay Tree Barn (via an interlinking door) for large groups if required. It has it's own ENCLOSED GARDEN with 3 ft pig-wired fence, garden furniture and a BBQ. It enjoys a bath with overhead shower. The Old Bike Shed (sleeps 2) is next door. This romantic bijou (14' x 15') open plan studio is perfect for solo guests and couples. It is an annex of the owners farmhouse but is entirely separate with it's own entrance and mini ENCLOSED PATIO with 3 ft picket fence, garden furniture and a BBQ. The bedroom is on a mezzanine sleep platform accessed via a ladder. It enjoys a small wet room inc walk-in shower, toilet & basin. All 3 cottages enjoy BREATHTAKING VIEWS of the surrounding countryside. Each bedroom has zip-linked beds so can be made up as twins or kingsize doubles. There is PARKING right outside plus a hose for dogs & bikes plus secure bike storage. Linen, towels, tea towels, heating & electricity (plus a basket of logs for Bay Tree Barn) are INCLUDED. Further logs are available at £5 per basket. DOGS are VERY WELCOME and there is NO LIMIT ON NUMBERS providing guests are respectful of the accommodation and that it is left in the same clean, tidy manner in which it is presented to you. Pets are charged at £15 each per week or part week. OPTIONAL EXTRAS: fabulous home-cooked meals, BBQ Hut with BBQ pack, mountain bike guide, bike hire, dog sitting, additional logs.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Nikki C
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2012
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second time we have stayed at Brechfa Forest Barns and it did not disappoint. We have now stayed in both of the larger cottages and can say they have been extremely clean, cosey and comfortable. The enclosed garden outside is safe with...More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank LisaR2506
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our third stay at Brechfa Forest Barns with our dogs. We just love this place. Fabulous forest walks from the door, almost deserted beaches just a short drive away and great mountain biking. Cottages are spotlessly clean and have everything you need for your stay....More

Date of stay: August 2020
1  Thank Vicky D
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Reviewed 19 August 2020

We had such a lovely stay with our two children and two dogs. The Hay Barn is really comfortable - properly dog friendly, clean, tidy and homely enough to properly relax! The local area is just beautiful...gorgeous walks and countryside on the doorstep and plenty...More

Date of stay: August 2020
1  Thank Lou160
Reviewed 8 August 2020 via mobile

A gorgeous and cosy cottage we all loved! Stepping out to such an amazing view, just breathtaking! Loved the walks and loved Llansteffan beach, especially our 2 bassets!

Date of stay: August 2020
1  Thank V9488RTjoannew
Reviewed 8 August 2020

Just returned from a weeks break, feeling relaxed & recharged. The Hay Barn has everything, & is very comfortable. Low ceilings upstairs so remember to bend a little if you’re tall. We took full advantage of the information provided & visited some beautiful beaches, castles...More

Date of stay: August 2020
2  Thank R1548ZCjaneb
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Private Garden
Secure Parking
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Corporate Bookings
Cycling Trips
Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
We are totally DOG FRIENDLY! With plenty of WALKING from the door, along forest trails and with West Wales offering over 260 miles of coastal paths you will never run out of places to ramble. The nearby River Teifi is one of the best trout FISHING rivers in Wales. For MOUNTAIN BIKERS the Brechfa Forest Trails are world renowned and almost unlimited fire tracks start opposite the barn entrance. See our award winning sister company www.mudtrek.com for fully-catered week-ends and holidays with FREE 'off piste' mountain bike guiding! Bike hire is available when booked in advance.
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