House | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
St Mary's Villas is situated in a quiet location opposite the historic St Mary's Church and is convenient walking distance to both Hay-on-Wye town centre (3 minutes) as well as the Hay-on-Wye Literature Festival grounds (5 mins). In addition, the famous Offa's Dyke walking trail runs just 200m past the front door!
This famous book town is a destination for holiday makers and lovers of leisure activities such as walking, horse riding, canoeing, golf, paragliding, fishing and more. As well as the world famous Literature Festival, Hay-on-Wye's event's calendar is jam packed throughout the year and includes beer festivals, nearby jousting, firework displays, live music, fairs, weekly markets and much more.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Swansea/Aberystwyth 106 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||200 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Cardiff International Airport 108 km, Nearest railway: Hereford 35 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair|
|Further details indoors||
Please note towels are not provided
The Powys/Brecon Beacons region
Hay-on-Wye lies in the spectacular Brecon Beacons National Park.
The Brecon Beacons National Park typifies this beautiful part of Wales with stunning landscape, traditional market towns, castles, steam railways, heritage sites, canal paths and plenty of other family attractions. Discover the beautiful and diverse scenery for yourself with its rolling countryside, wide open spaces, waterfalls and caves.
For adrenaline junkies, the more energetic pursuits and activities in the Park include mountain biking, rock climbing, hang-gliding, horse riding, windsurfing, sailing, canoeing and fishing; as well as an abundance of footpaths for some of the most rewarding walks in the country.
Hay-on-Wye is the town of books and famous for its literary festival, but there is plenty more on offer in Hay and the surrounding area making it a popular year-round holiday destination. Located in the Brecon Beacons National Park, Hay-on-Wye is the perfect base to explore the spectacular scenery that the area has to offer. There are plenty of walking opportunities along the riverbanks or up in the mountains with the Offas Dyke path and the Wye Valley walk passing through the town. Canoes and bicycles can be hired in town and there are plenty of other activities available in the area including swimming at the beach in The Warren, horse riding, hang gliding, gliding, fishing and golf.
Hay is an historic town on the English/ Welsh border and is famous for being the ‘Second Hand Book Capital of the World’. Boasting an art centre, galleries, bookshops, a medieval castle and lots of pubs, cafes, and restaurants, all located within a couple of minutes walk from the cottage, Hay is busy all year round.