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Bwthyn Pen y Fan – Home 455530 Cottage

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 5 sleeps
  • 2 nights min stay

Bwthyn Pen y Fan – Home 455530

  • Cottage
  • 3 bedrooms
  • sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min stay

Excellent Excellent – based on 35 reviews

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Cottage / 3 bedrooms / 1 bathroom / sleeps 5

Key Info

  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

Description from owner


Bwthyn Pen Y Fan has been given 4 stars by the Wales Tourist Board. In the heart of the valleys of Wales, just a few miles south of the Brecon Beacons.

It is a quaint stone terraced self catering cottage in a semi-rural setting. Refurbished in a traditional style for the era in which it

was built (for miners and their families in the late 1800's).

All the usual mod cons for todays living, (no dishwasher). We are Eco-friendly also all linen and towels are Organic.

On your arrival a pack for you to enjoy a true welsh afternoon tea.

It has spacious accomodation for a total of four adults, plus one child (rooms include a double / twin / small single).

We are child friendly, providing high chair, travel cot, stair gates and bed rail.

We would welcome one well behaved larger dog/ two small dogs. We would appreciate it if all pets could be kept off furniture and downstairs.

Enclosed garden with secure shed and bike washing facilities. Direct access from the garden onto the adjacent mountainside.

This area is an ideal location for those who enjoy the out doors e.g. Walking / Cycling/ Mountain biking/ Fishing etc.

MOUNTAIN BIKERS LISTEN -IN: There is a new Mountain Bike centre being developed at the moment, to be up and running by

Aug/ September 2013, this is just 2 miles from the cottage ( also providing guided rides and free bike hire.

We have within a few minutes walk / ride of the cottage:-
The Trevithic Trail
The Taff Trail (runs from Brecon to Cardiff Bay, approx 55 miles)
The Old Roman /parish road

The valleys, steeped in cultural and industrial heritage are awaiting your visit and enquiry!

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
  • High chair available

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: Double Bed
    Bedroom 2: 2 Single Beds
    Bedroom 3: Single Bed
  • 1 Family bathroom


  • Wi-Fi available
  • Private garden
  • BBQ
  • Patio
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Bicycles available
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users


Check in time:15:00, Check out time:11:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).

Damage deposit: £100.00
No smoking at this property
Cancellation policy
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About the owner

Jane L.

Tourist Licence
Visit Wales Ref. no.D205511

Average reply time:
28 minutes
Response rate:
Calendar updated::
17 Nov 2018
Years listed:
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English

This Cottage has 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and sleeps 5. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 04 Jun 2013. Located in Merthyr Tydfil County, it has 35 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate is £458.

The Owner has a response rate of 100% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 17 Nov 2018.


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Guest reviews

Excellent – based on 35 reviews Excellent
35 reviews

Very Good

“Lovely quaint cottage”

Reviewed 3 Sep 2018

A lovely quaint cottage with Great views of the Welsh valleys. Everything you could need provided to enjoy a good holiday.

Owner's reply: Thank you for your nice review of my little Cottage, very appreciated . Best wishes, Jane

“Beautiful cottage”

Reviewed 28 Aug 2018

The cottage was beautiful, very homey & welcoming. We had everything we needed for a family of 5. The location is perfect & very close to loads of beautiful & historic places, also close to Cardiff & local cinema for rainy days. We would 100 % stay here again, and the children were so happy here.

Owner's reply: Thanks so much for a lovely review, much appreciated . Best wishes, Jane

“Wonderful weekend”

Reviewed 19 Apr 2018

What a lovely last minute getaway! The cottage had absolutely everything we needed and was so comfortable and homey. The beds were amazing! We had great fun visiting Caephilly Castle and the Showcaves and Dinosaur Park-perfect for our children aged 3 and 6! Thank you so much Jane for being so accommodating.

Owner's reply: Thank you Katherine for again another lovely review. Thank you too, for being long suffering with the heating system, thankfully it was sorted quickly.. Best wishes, Jane

“Excellent Service Throughout - Great location for Bike Park Wales”

Reviewed 3 Apr 2018

We cannot pick any faults with the service we received throughout, Jane was excellent and couldn't help enough. Prior to our visit I was in touch and received information on things for us to do and see. Once we arrived Jane was not quite ready for us which was not an issue but she gave us some of our payment back which really was not necessary but we were very grateful for. There was a welcome pack for us containing essentials such as tea and coffee and also a bottle of wine on top of that, this was a really nice touch. We were down there with our bikes to go to Bike Park Wales, the location is great for this. Jane was happy for us to store our bikes in the cottage but there was also a shed out the back if needs be. Would recommend this cottage to anybody and will be staying again if we can when next visiting. Such a great host and lovely cottage.

Owner's reply: Thank you Josh for such a lovely review, it is much appreciated . Will look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Best wishes, Jane

“Short stay”

Reviewed 20 Mar 2017

Lovely stay in this quaint, cosy and homely cottage...great location, well equipped, clean and a lovely welcome pack on arrival!

Owner's reply: Thank you so much Hannah for your kind review of my little cottage, It was a shame the weather wasn't kinder to you. Best wishes, Jane

“So homely”

Reviewed 13 Mar 2017

This little minors cottage was so homely and charming and we had a lovely stay listening to Gavin and Stacey whilst playing monopoly which was tucked away in janes little games cupboard in the dresser. One of many lovely touches

Owner's reply: Thank you Alan for your review, maybe the next time the weather will be a little kinder to you.

“Excellent short trip”

Reviewed 13 Jul 2016

Great cottage, good location, helpful and friendly owner. Perfect base for Bike Park Wales. Easy to get to from train station

Owner's reply: Oh, thank you Alan for your very positive review. It is much appreciated . Jane

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