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Baddegai Holiday Cottage

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WTB 5 star Baddegai is a great place for a get together of friends/family - children & dogs welc
House, back garden and hot tub area
1 of 40WTB 5 star Baddegai is a great place for a get together of friends/family - children & dogs welc
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Overview
4 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
8 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Baddegai is a Welsh stone longhouse sleeping 8 guests in 4 spacious bedrooms all with en-suite shower/bathrooms with WIFI throughout. The house is situated in a private and secluded location in the foothills of Pen-y-fan but is only 4 miles from the market town of Brecon. It is a wonderful walking area with direct access onto the Beacons along the old drovers road up to Pen-y-fan. The property is situated in 3 acres of grounds including a lawned garden, south-facing terrace which is a sun trap and two fields which are perfect for exercising dogs. This is a great place to relax, have a barbecue and play croquet, darts or table tennis surrounded by mountain views. As of Autumn 2016, we now have a hot tub in the back garden so you can sit, relax and enjoy the fabulous views whateve...Baddegai is a Welsh stone longhouse sleeping 8 guests in 4 spacious bedrooms all with en-suite shower/bathrooms with WIFI throughout. The house is situated in a private and secluded location in the foothills of Pen-y-fan but is only 4 miles from the market town of Brecon. It is a wonderful walking area with direct access onto the Beacons along the old drovers road up to Pen-y-fan. The property is situated in 3 acres of grounds including a lawned garden, south-facing terrace which is a sun trap and two fields which are perfect for exercising dogs. This is a great place to relax, have a barbecue and play croquet, darts or table tennis surrounded by mountain views. As of Autumn 2016, we now have a hot tub in the back garden so you can sit, relax and enjoy the fabulous views whatever the weather. It is a Freeflow Spa Monterey Hot Tub with 22 hydrotherapy jets, 7 port foot jet for deep relaxation, multi-colour LED lighting and a Waterfall water feature. So book your ‘holiday with a hot tub’ now. The Beacons is also a great area for mountain biking or more leisurely trips along country lanes and the canal tow path. There is a shed in the garden which can be used for locking up mountain bikes and a tap for washing them off. A stream runs alongside the garden and fields, safely fenced off, which is no danger to small children and great fun for older children. The property has been recently renovated and there original beamed ceilings, oak floors, two wood burning stoves and a wealth of character. Cottage Accommodation now completely renovated and re-furnished by new owners. The house has now been completely refurbished, renovated and extended into the barns with new furniture, good quality linen and a new superb kitchen, and the attached barn has been tastefully converted to further extend the accommodation. Bedroom 1: is up its own staircase is a super king size double with mountain views and a large en suite with a bath with shower over. Bedroom 2 and 3: can be twins or super king size doubles. Bedroom 4: can be twin or standard double Bedroom 2 is on the ground floor with an en suite bathroom with a large walk-in shower - the other 2 en suite bedrooms are up a second staircase. Bedroom 3 has mountain views and an en suite with a bath with shower over. Bedroom 4 has an en suite shower room. All the bedrooms have plenty of storage, sofas and underfloor heating, as do the bathrooms. There is a completely new well equipped kitchen with a double induction oven, eye level grill, microwave, large fridge and ample work and storage space. The table in the kitchen seats 6 and has a slate floor with underfloor heating. The large utility room has fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, tumble dryer and is perfect for drying off wet dogs. The large comfortable sitting room has plenty of sofas and a woodburning stove, Freeview TV and DVD. The dining room also has a woodburning stove and a table that can seat up to 12. Useful information Duvets, bedlinen and towels provided. Electricity and fuel for the woodburning stoves. Travel cot and high chair available. Ample parking on the drive. Wi-Fi Variable mobile reception BBQ available Pets welcome, but not on furniture (two fields either side of the track are available for exercising dogs). Pre-order a hamper of award-winning treats and picnic snacks from local Brecon Beacons producers. Please see our web site for more details. Libanus is 1 mile, Brecon 4 miles and Cardiff 25 miles.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
There are no additional house rules.
Bathrooms
4 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Annabel T
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
Interaction with guests
A week before your booking starts I shall be in touch with you by telephone. I shall then email you details of how to get to the house and how to get in once you are there. On the morning after your arrival I shall call you to see if you have any other questions. I am available to be contacted by telephone or email.
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Reviewed 4 October 2020

Lovely quiet location, surrounded by fields and mountains. Lovely to sit in the warm hot tub and look at the beautiful views, the cows and the sheep. Great area for walking and the house allows dogs, blankets and bowls provided. Annabel is a great host...More

Date of stay: September 2020
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Cosmopolitan554539, VR Owner at Baddegai Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2021

Thank you so much for your lovely review. So glad you all enjoyed yourselves and would like to return. We would love to welcome you back. Best Wishes, Annabel

Reviewed 10 March 2020

Just returned from a great long weekend stay. The whole family from age 4 to a 66 had a great time. The house is wonderfully spacious allowing everyone their own space, which in a party of 6 was important. It provided every facility from three...More

Date of stay: March 2020
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Cosmopolitan554539, VR Owner at Baddegai Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2021

Dear Phil, Thank you for lovely review. I am so pleased that you enjoyed staying at Baddegai and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Best Wishes, Annabel

Reviewed 29 January 2020

What a lovely place. We had an amzing time there, all 6 of us thoroughly enjoyed the quiet and spaciousness of the cottage. Stunning Views, even better while sitting in the hot tub overlooking the hills/mountains and sheep. Loads of parking space and a nice...More

Date of stay: January 2020
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Cosmopolitan554539, VR Owner at Baddegai Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2020

Thank you for your lovely review - I am so pleased that you all enjoyed your stay at Baddegai and appreciate the beautiful situation. Best Wishes, Annabel

Reviewed 27 October 2018

Just returned from week here. Wonderful property, well designed roomy and ideal for a group of friends or a family get together like we had. Can’t fault any aspects. Having the hot tub after being out walking was great so were the log fires .More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Cosmopolitan554539, VR Owner at Baddegai Holiday Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you so much for writing such a great view. I am so glad that you enjoyed the holiday cottage and especially the hot tub and log fires. We hope to be able to welcome you back to the house in the future. Best Wishes,...More

Reviewed 10 August 2018

Just returned from a wonderful weeks holiday at Baddegai. A lovely quiet setting which was enjoyed by not only the adults but the 3 small dogs in our family. The house is beautifully decorated with spacious bedrooms, modern bathrooms (excellent showers) and comfy beds! We...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank chuckbellapercy
Management response:Responded 12 August 2018

Wow, what a lovely review! I am so pleased that you all plus the dogs had a great week and enjoyed the house and garden. We hope to be able to welcome you back to Baddegai in the future. Best Wishes, Annabel

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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

This holiday cottage is in a spectacular location right at the foot of the mountains. The house was lovely and warm and the beds were extremely comfortable. We would definitely stay here again!

Date of stay: February 2018
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Management response:Responded 24 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for the lovely comments too. I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay. We would love to welcome you back to Baddegai in the future. Best Wishes, Annabel

Reviewed 10 August 2017

7 adults and a dog - we recently stayed at Baddegai. It is in a beautiful location. Very peaceful - apart from the bleats of the sheep in the neighbouring field. It has a lovely garden with games room and a hot tub under a...More

Date of stay: July 2017
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Management response:Responded 14 August 2017

Thank you for your kind comments about Baddegai and the surrounding area and I am pleased that you would return. Regarding the wifi, as you booked through an agency and not direct with us the owners, I cannot comment on the information that you were...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017

Loved it here! The facilities are excellent, everything you could want and more. Perfect location for getting around the Brecon Beacons. We visited lots of wonderful places (Showcaves, Four Falls, Hay on Wye, Craig y Nos Castle) then came back to a relaxing hot tub....More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank 452kerryb
Management response:Responded 9 May 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We are so pleased that you all enjoyed yourselves (including the dogs) at the house and all the attractions in the area. We hope to be able to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 18 March 2017

Really lovely, spacious cottage. We had a wonderful long weeekend. We were keen to get somewhere with no light pollution so that the dads could use their telescopes. Despite the bright moon, it was such a success. The outdoors is great. There is a play...More

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank MrsBDevine
Management response:Responded 19 March 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review and so pleased that you enjoyed yourselves. We look forward to welcoming you back to Baddegai in June - fingers-crossed for some clear skies for the Star Gazers. Best Wishes, Annabel

Reviewed 11 January 2017

Our family booked Baddegai for the Christmas holidays and we all agreed that it was a very good choice. All bedrooms are ensuite , with wonderful view of the Brecon countryside. The wood burners, with a plentiful supply of logs, made the house very warm...More

Date of stay: December 2016
Thank doffyt
Management response:Responded 11 January 2017

Thank you for your great review. I am so pleased that you all enjoyed your Christmas break at Baddegai and that it suited your needs. We hope to be able to welcome you back in the future. Best Wishes, Annabel

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Patio
Ping Pong Table
Private Garden
Secure Parking
Stereo System
Cooker
Telephone
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Baddegai is in a secluded but not isolated location in the middle of the Brecon Beacons National Park. It is within 5 miles of Brecon which has all the expected amenities of a market town.
Getting around
There is a bus route from Merthyr to Brecon which passes along the A470 less than a mile from the house. The nearest train station is in Merthyr. There is a very good local taxi company, details of which are provided in the property.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Baddegai Holiday Cottage

Baddegai Holiday Cottage is able to accommodate up to 8 guests. See all property details.

Baddegai Holiday Cottage has 4 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Baddegai Holiday Cottage has 4 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Baddegai Holiday Cottage must last at least 3 nights. See all property details.