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The House in the Hills (Caemarchog, Knightsfield)

Panoramic view of house and barn with the Black Mountains in the backround
18 reviews
Panoramic view of house and barn with the Black Mountains in the backround
Dry stone walled entrance to farmhouse and barn
Galley kitchen with traditional Aga (house)
Relax infront of a roaring log fire in the living room (house)
Soak in this traditional cast iron roll top bath (house)
Relax in the tub after a long walk or at night under the stars
Enjoy the fantastic views from the master bedroom window (house)
Traditional Oak framing and Iron beds in the guest bedroom (house)
Bring the outside inside by opening the huge Oak doors to the barn
Walk into the shower or have a soak in the cast iron slipper bath (barn)
Flagstone floors and Oak paneling in the barn entrance hall
Watch a dvd or just chill out in front of the fire (barn)
Prepare supper in the barns open plan kitchen
Have breakfast whilst taking in views of Hay Bluff (barn)
Snow is optional!
Wake up to a winter wonderland
Another snowy scene
Beautiful scenery and views
'Twmpa' with the house nestled in to its base.
One of the many streams which run off the hills.
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5 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
Hay-on-Wye, Powys, Wales
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Listing #HL181160
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English first
Powys, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 6 October 2016 for a stay in September 2016

We visited for a friends 50th birthday and stayed for a weekend in the main house. The property is well laid out with good quality furnishings without being ostentatious. The bedrooms were private and very comfortable. The views were amazing and the shepherds huts were idyllic. I would recommend Cae Marchog for a family/ friends gathering of up to 16...

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Thank you for your comments. We look forward to welcoming you back again some day. Best Wishes. Sian


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1 review
Reviewed 9 September 2016 for a stay in April 2016

We have stayed at Caemarchog every spring for the last six years. We first came with our eldest child when he was 2. This year we returned with a 7, 4 and 2 year old in tow. They all love it and beg us to rebook every year, which we are very happy to do! We have a great time...

A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
Reviewed 25 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016

This was our third visit - as always, the house is very comfortable house, it is a wonderful and peaceful location, but there is lots to do for all the family - and when you are tired you can always relax in the hot tub!

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (16)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(5)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (11)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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About the neighbourhood
More than thirty bookstores, many specializing in out of print or hard to locate titles, lure literary lovers to this market town of 2000, known as the Town of Books. Snugly nestled in the County of Powys at the English border, Hay-on-Wye is most popular during the annual Guardian Hay Festival during the last few weeks of May, when 80,000 visitors descend for readings and seminars. Hay-on-Wye, or Y Gelli as it is in Welsh, also has two Norman castles, a plethora of pubs and a pleasant stream. There are a host of activities in the local area. The Brecon Beacons National Park and the Wye and Usk Valleys mean that most rural activities are available. These include: Walking - Fantastic walks in the surrounding Black Mountains are straight from the door, you will be spoilt for choice. Mountai... more
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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