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Cilwych Farm Cottages, Brecon

Certificate of Excellence 2014


Excellent 5/5 Score from 22 reviews

Your group of self catering cottages - perfect for upto 15 people

Barn | 8 bedrooms | sleeps 12

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

AVAILABLE..3nt breaks for 2014 £265 per nt . approx £22.00 per person per night...Masses of Space for 12 people

The barn complex is situated around a pretty central grassed courtyard and is perfect for group bookings or family gatherings. Each cosy barn has its own fully equipped kitchen, with dining area, sitting room and bathroom. You also have the added bonus of an additional communal kitchen and reception room with open fire, which is perfect for up to 12 people to cook, eat and enjoy spending time together. ALL OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES AVAILABLE in the area

There are 8 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and 4 kitchens. Outside there is a large lawned area with benches and tables, looking out onto the woods behind the cottages. Perfect for al fresco dining when the weather is kind.

The occupancy numbers will change for 2015 max 12 people.

Cilwych is below the A40 on the river Usk with Buckland Hill above,so you are tucked away from any roads hustle or bustle.

Size Sleeps up to 12, 8 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised, Wheelchair users
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Safe, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 8 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 2 Shower rooms
Furniture Single beds (5), Double beds (4), Dining seats for 12, Lounge seats for 12
Other Linen provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden
Access Parking, Wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Cilwych Farm Cottages is made up of 3 comfortably converted self contained barns.


This is the largest of the cottages and can sleep 5 people in 3 bedrooms


* Superking bedroom (or can be turned into a twin if you prefer) with

* private bathroom

* Twin room

* Single room


* Large sitting room with patio doors out to your private garden area and separate stairs upto Superking room

* Kitchen

* Separate Dining room

* Additional reception room for reading/surfing or playroom?


Sleeps 4 people in 3 rooms (One bedroom is suitable for a single person with limited mobility - see below.)


* Superking room ( can be split into a twin if you prefer)

* Single room


* Single bedroom suitable for somebody with limited mobility with flat access next door to

* Downstairs shower room (wet room)

* Small snug with TV

* Large kitchen/diner with dining table and 4 chairs plus comfortable seating for 4


Sleeps 4 in 2 rooms


* Superking (can be split into a twin if you prefer)

* Double Room

* Shower Room


* Large sitting room with open fire

* Separate Kitchen/ Diner


In addition to the 4 self contained cottages you also have the added benefit of an additional fully equipped communal kitchen with range, dishwasher and large american style fridge. This leads into the large communal room which can comfortably seat up to 15 people for dining, socialising or watching widescreen TV. There are no bedrooms up above, so nobody is disturbed if you want to stay up late chatting around the large open fire..

You will also find the utility room with large washing machine, coin operated dryer and downstairs toilet within this communal area.

Back doors lead to your private lawned area for enjoying the views and al fresco dining.

We are sorry but we do not accept Stag or Hen parties

Further details outdoors

Behind the barn complex is a large private area of grass with benches and tables, together with a paved area, perfect for BBQs and alfresco dining. The setting is beautiful, quiet and private and looks out over woodland and pastureland. Chickens roam freely together with pheasant and grouse -and for this reason we're sorry that we are unable to take dogs.

There is extensive walking available from your door. The village of Llangynidr, with access to the Brecon and Monmouth canal, is within walking distance with Post Office, General Stores, Garage and Pubs.

Well situated for all outdoor activities such as mountain biking, lakeside activities at nearby Llangorse, horse riding, gorge walking, shopping, theatre, fishing and golf.

Further details

The barn complex is booked as one complete unit, so you have exclusive use, perfect for group bookings of up to 12 people. (please note that we do not take Stag or Hen Parties. )For more details on the breakdown of rooms available please visit our website

Heating household hours included during the winter months.

The Powys/Brecon Beacons region

Cilwych Farm Cottages are within a 300 acre estate which lies along the banks of the river Usk and bordered by the Brecon Beacons, within the National Park. The Park offers stunning landscapes, beautiful and diverse scenery, hill walking, canal paths, castles and traditional market towns.

The Black Mountains to the east of the Park gives you a chance to climb to Waun Fach, the highest point at 811 metres. The Central Beacons are to the south of Brecon with Pen y Fan rising to 886 metres, the highest point in southern Britain. Llangors Lake, the largest natural lake in south Wales is close by as is the 35 mile long Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal.


The towns of Brecon and Crickhowell are within 8 miles offering some of Wales' finest restaurants and pubs. Anybody needing a break from all the outdoor activities can enjoy a bit of retail therapy amongst the individual shops and high street retailers within the area,

Llangors Lake, the largest natural lake in South Wales has a shop and cafe and is the perfect location for fishing, bird watching, walking or messing about in boats. Walking, cycling, canoeing, riding, golf, bird watching, clay pigeon shooting are all offered within the park.

The renowned Food Festival held every September in Abergavenny is a 'foodies' paradise and only 12 miles away.

There really is something for everybody!

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15 Jul 2014


"Excellent choice for meeting with your friends!"

Cilwych Cottages is a recommended option for any group occasion. Set within the rolling hills of the Brecon Park, the farm cottages provide extensive space to catch up comfortably with ample facilitie… More

7 May 2014


"Fabulous location, great property to bring a group of old friends together"

A group of old university friends booked the 4 cottages and communal dining/lounge area for a reunion. The property combined a fabulous location - we were able to walk up the hill from the back of the… More

5 May 2014


"An excellent cottage in a great location"

I stayed here with a group of 14 friends for a week over Easter. The cottages were perfect for us; they were spacious, clean and well-equipped. We had all four cottages and each of them have their own… More

1 Apr 2014


"Great base for the Brecons"

The accommodation is all pretty modern and the setup would suit several small families or lots of friends. The area was very quiet with no real disturbance from the farm (apart from two fun black labr… More

Thank you for taking the time to leave this review. I shall make sure that your comments regarding the large pots are passed onto the owner, so that she is aware of the situation.

26 Nov 2013


"Great place for a get together"

We have just stayed here for a long weekend. There were 11 of us in our group and we couldn't fault these cottages at all. The cottages were all roomy and well equipped so everyone had there own… More

6 Nov 2013


"Welsh Wonder"

We booked the cottages for a multiple celebration for 15 people over the last weekend in August. All we can say is FANTASTIC the accommodation is set out so that 15 people can have their own space if… More

30 Oct 2013


"Much more spacious than I expected"

Four roomy cottages and a lovely big area with its own kitchen where we could all hang out. Everything was clean and comfortable. Plenty of chairs for everyone. I loved the location with beautiful h… More

27 Oct 2013


"Ideal for a family gathering!"

Thirteen of us stayed in the cottages over the last weekend of September to celebrate a 70th birthday. We all really enjoyed our stay and the cottages easily surpassed our expectations in terms of co… More

26 Oct 2013



Stayed here with friends and had a lovely stay..great position in Brecon to explore the sights and brilliant walks..especially the local pubs!Accommodation is clean and comfortable and the communal ro… More

25 Oct 2013


"Mid Week Break !"

We stayed here with friends in October for a few days and although the weather wasn't the best we all had a great time. The cottages are spacious and very clean, however, when we were there we … More

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