This spacious bungalow is situated in open countryside 4mls north of Brecon. It has been extensively upgraded with facilities added to accommodate disabled guests.
The sun lounge with TV (sky satellite free-view) and video offers panoramic views of the Black Mountains and the Brecon Beacons.
There are four bedrooms, which are all tastefully furnished, including two twin rooms and two double rooms - one of which has a kingsize bed and en-suite wet room. Also a spacious bathroom which includes a shower and bidet as well as a bath, wash basin and toilet. A large kitchen is well equipped with an electric cooker, dishwasher, fridge, freezer and microwave oven. Off the kitchen is a utility room with washing machine. Oil-fired CH. Spring fed water supply, ample secure parking.
During the summer, guests can relax in their own private garden with patio area and are welcome to take a walk around the farm to enjoy the extensive views of unspoilt countryside. The bungalow is well heated by oil-fired central heating as weekend and short breaks are very popular during the Autumn, Winter and Spring. Prices include Oil-fired CH, electricity and bedlinen.
For those who want to escape the duties of cooking there is a good selection of country pubs offering good home cooked food using local produce. Also there are Indian and Chinese takeaways.
Payment can be made by cheque or BACS.
SORRY NO PETS. Ask for a quote for best price.
FREE Coarse fishing is available on the Farm. Ample car parking. Good mobile phone reception. Wales Tourist Board inspected and verified.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 en suite|
|Nearest beach||1 hours drive|
|Nearest Amenities||5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (2), Single Beds (4), Cots available (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair available|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Private fishing lake or river|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
This is a beautiful part of Wales, with mountains,traditional market towns, stunning landscape, canal paths, castles and plenty of family attractions to suit all ages. The scenery here is both beautiful and diverse - rolling countryside and valleys, wide open spaces to the wild beauty of the waterfalls and caves. A walkers paradise, canoeing, sailing, cycling, activity centres, all within 15 min. drive from Fairoaks Bungalow and an hour + drive to the sea.The landscape of the Brecon Beacons is dominated by farmland. Whether as enclosed lowland pastures or the wide open moors and heaths of the uplands, the nature of the National Park is one of agricultural production across the land.Waterfall Country is one of the most popular and beautiful areas in the National Park, attracting both visitors and activity groups to its steep-sided tree-lined gorges.Located right on the south-westerly edge of the National Park this area is truly one of the splendours of Wild Wales and amongst the most beautiful and popular parts of the National Park. Here the rivers Mellte, Hepste, Pyrddin and Nedd-fechan wind their way down deep, tree-lined gorges, over a series of dramatic waterfalls, before joining to form the River Neath.Brecon Beacons Park Society and Brecon Beacons National Park has become only the fifth destination in the world to be granted prestigious International Dark Sky Reserve status making it Wales' first International Dark Sky Reserve.
Brecon is a market town which is famed for its ancient Cathedral, its Georgian architecture and its Jazz Festival (held annually in August). Brecon lies in the foothills of the Brecon Beacons and is a popular holiday base which offers a range of activities and leisure facilities. The town lies on the bank of the River Usk and is the terminus of the Monmouth and Brecon Canal.There are many attractions to visit including a Norman Cathedral with its own heritage centre, two museums: the South Wales Borderers Museum, which contains memorabilia of the Regiment's defence of Rourke's Drift and the Brecknock Museum which is situated in the Town's elegant former courthouse and is packed full of fascinating exhibits.The River Usk flows through the town and the promenade along the Usk is an ideal area for a gentle stroll, you can even enjoy boating on the river. New additions to the town are Bethel Square Shopping Centre and Theatre Brycheiniog.The National Park is full of wonderful places for you and the family to enjoy the wonders of nature.There are a huge number of things going on throughout the year, ranging from the internationally known Brecon Jazz or Hay Literature Festival to open days, walks and activitiesTo the east lie the Black Mountains, with a high point of 811 metres at Waun Fach. They also form a natural border with Herefordshire, in England.The Central Beacons dominate the skyline to the south of the town of Brecon and rise to 886 metres at Pen y Fan, the highest point in southern Britain.Further west lies the sandstone massif of Fforest Fawr, comprising a series of hills known as 'Fans', with Fan Fawr being the highest point at 734 metres. Water rushing southwards from this area has formed steep river valleys with spectacular waterfalls.