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Abercynafon Farm Barn

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4 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Brecon, Brecon Beacons National Park, Wales
Superbly located, 19th Century Grade II listed, self-catering barn with four large en-suite bedrooms. Perfect for your family holiday, weekend escapes, celebrations and get-togethers. Converted with great care and attention to detail, this is a beautiful, spacious, light and comfortable stone barn, with underfloor heating throughout. Although adjacent to the owner's farmhouse, it has a separate entrance gate, drive and garden, allowing full privacy. All electricity is generated by its own micro-hydroelectric turbine using the nearby stream.

Spacious fitted kitchen with a large gas range cooker, microwave, tall fridge and dishwasher, plus all you need to cook for a large group. The dining table can comfortably seat fourteen people. Sofas provide more relaxed seating.

Off the kitchen is the large, oak beamed sitting room. Relax in th...
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Listing #HL397555
About the Owner
Rhiannon D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2013
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Reviewed May 10, 2018

If you are looking for group accommodation in the heart of the Brecon Beacons then look no further. Abercynafon Farm Barn is a characterful building that you feel at home in the moment you walk through the stable door.It is clean, comfortable and well equipped...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank foxholes84
Management response:Responded May 14, 2018

So pleased you enjoyed being at Abercynafon. It was our pleasure having you all to stay - and we look forward to welcoming you back next year!

Reviewed April 15, 2017

Such a lovely place, surrounded by beautiful landscape. Fantastic place for walks. waterfalls, hills, reservoir, canal. The house has so much room, especially for children to play. The sky at night from the garden is amazing. We brought a telescope but the owners will lend...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Kath B
Management response:Responded April 18, 2017

So pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to write this review, and share Abercynafon with others.

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Reviewed April 11, 2015

We stayed in the cottage with four adults and four children aged between 5 and 10. The cottage was beautiful and had everything you could possibly need. it was incredibly spacious and sound proof which with 4 young children and a drum kit was well...More

Date of stay: April 2015
1  Thank Laura L
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (14)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (4)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Microwave
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Trampoline
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    4 Attached (ensuite)
    6 Twins
    1 Crib
    3 Fulls
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
The properties weekend rates apply to Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights.

The rates above include all power, logs for the wood burner, linen and towels. Beds will be ready made up.

Dogs are welcome by arrangement at an extra 15GBP per dog
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About the neighbourhood
Abercynafon is superbly located within the Brecon Beacons, situated in a remote yet accessible setting, near the picturesque Blaen y Glyn waterfalls and designated SSI Talybont Reservoir. For bird and fishing enthusiasts, there is a 'hide' and trout fishing on the reservoir. For keen cyclists, the Taff Trail runs past the house, offering up an exciting challenge. For walkers there is an abundance of walks to suit all abilities. Brecon Mountain Steam Railway is a short drive up the valley. This is a very popular spot for hill walkers and mountain bikers being an easy access point on to the mountains. Talybont on Usk:7km for local shop, post office, cafe and excellent, award-winning pubs and places to eat. Brecon: 20km. The perfect centre to explore the National Park. A Georgian town... more
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Cardiff International : 85.0 km
Railway: Abergavenny: 36.0 km
Ferry: Pembrokeshire (Ireland Ferries): 170.0 km
From the Midlands and the North
M5, M50 to Ross on Wye
A40 to Monmouth - Abergavenny. Then on towards Brecon. Turn off at Talybont on Usk.

From the South and the South West
M4 over the Severn Bridge towards Newport. Exit 24 on to A449.
Turn off for Abergavenny and follow the A40 towards Brecon. Turn off at Talybont on Usk.

Once in Talybont on Usk village, after the Post Office, take the drawbridge over the canal towards Talybont reservoir.
Follow the road through Aber village and keep going alongside the reservoir (on your left). Abercynafon farm barn is 1 km past the reservoir, on the right.

Tip: Please do not use GPS to locate Abercynafon from Talybont on Usk, as it will take you to the wrong side of the reservoir!
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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