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Ramblers Rest Cottage

from £45 /night help Price for guests, Nights

Excellent 5/5

16 reviews

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House / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4 Home 272170

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House / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

Ramblers Rest is perfect for a break in the beautiful Brecon Beacons National Park. Grade II listed, this self catering cottage nestles in the oldest street in Crickhowell, and is only 2 minutes walk from the River Usk, famous for its excellent fishing and wildlife.

Recently refurbished throughout, the cottage is centrally heated and offers well appointed accommodation, but retains the charm and peaceful atmosphere of its mid-1800s origin.

Whether you are walkers, anglers, outdoor pursuits enthusiasts, nature lovers, or just want to enjoy a retreat from the hustle and bustle of city life, Ramblers Rest is the ideal starting point.



Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Cardiff 65 km, Nearest railway: Abergavenny 10 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

The cottage sleeps up to four adults, and is well appointed throughout, having been accredited Four Stars by the Welsh Tourist Board.


The accommodation comprises:

Ground floor

Sitting Room with television/DVD and CD player, comfortable sofa and chairs

Fully equipped Kitchen with cooker, microwave oven, washing machine, dining table and chairs.

Walk-in pantry with fridge/freezer and plenty of storage space.

Bathroom; with WC and bath with shower over

First floor

Bedroom 1 double bedded room

Bedroom 2 twin bedded room (3ft beds)

There is a pretty and secluded garden with views of the Llangattock escarpment. The garden is totally enclosed and very safe for children, and is equipped with garden furniture and B B Q. We have provided a selection of maps and local guide books for visitors to use.

Ramblers Rest cottage is looked after and maintained by the owners, to ensure you have everything you need for a perfect break. There is parking just outside the property or a few yards away.

The cottage is only available as NO smoking accommodation. Also, due to the nature of the property and its quiet residential setting, we regret that the cottage is not suitable for stag or hen parties.

Crickhowell High Street is one of the few shopping streets left in the country, with local businesses selling 'local' produce and products - there are no empty shops!

The Powys region

Crickhowell is easy to reach from all parts of the country, and is an ideal base from which to explore and discover the delights within the Brecon Beacons National Park . From the doorstep, you can enjoy many beautiful and varied walks, or fishing and canoeing on the River Usk. Close to hand you can find many outdoor activities, such as horse-riding or mountain biking. Crickhowell's charming High Street is only a five-minute walk from the cottage, and has variety of interesting shops and plenty of places to enjoy very good local food.

Further afield, you can quickly reach the National Park Visitor Centre, from which you can climb the highest peaks in the Park, and experience the beauty and majesty of Brecon Beacons mountain range at first hand. For historians, there are many of places of interest - castles, churches; ruins etc, and for book-lovers, Hay on Wye, the famous town of books, is only 30 minutes drive away. Also nearby is Ross-on-Wye, with its 13th century church and 17th century Market House, and Hereford, with its superb cathedral and the Mappa Mundi.


There is lots more information available at the following venues:-

Brecknock Museum and Art Gallery

Abergavenny Museum

National Museum Cardiff

St Fagans: National History Museum

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      • 2 Years listed

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      Calendar last updated:06 Oct 2015

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