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Robin's Barn

Robin's Barn, overlooking the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean with walks from the door. Woodburner.
25 reviews
Robin's Barn, overlooking the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean with walks from the door. Woodburner.
View from the patio
It is doggy heaven here, with paths leading from the door and the pub is a short stroll away
Open plan ground floor living area with woodburner and spiral staircase leading off from it
The first floor double bedroom with view over the Wye Valley
Some of our local wildlife
View from a walk on the other side of the Wye Valley
Picturesque valley surrounding Llanthony Priory in the Black Mountains
The wood next door to Robin's Barn
Robin's Barn provides all creature comforts!
The gardens we walk through on the way to our local pub, The Inn at Penallt
Summer has arrived!  View from the patio
Enjoying the view from Robin's Barn patio
Penallt Old Church, which is within walking distance
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Penallt, Monmouthshire, Southern Wales, Wales
Robin's Barn is a pretty converted stone barn with a stunning view over the Wye Valley in a designated area of outstanding natural beauty. It is situated next door to the owners' secluded home, in a tiny hamlet and reached by a private driveway. The nearest village of Penallt which has 2 pubs and a historic 13th century church is 1 mile away. It is ideal for 2 adults and a pet or child over 4. The cosy cottage is well equipped and an attractive spiral staircase leads from the open plan beamed living area with woodburning stove to the 2 bedroomed upstairs accommodation consisting of a double bedroom and small single. The patio has a glorious view and the cottage is an ideal base for walkers, cyclists and birdwatchers. There is an all weather tennis court which guests may use. It is dog friendly, with paths leading from the do... Read more
Listing #HL355630
About the Owner
Jane M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
The owners live next door and are usually on hand if there are any problems or if guests would like advice over choice of walk, local pubs and restaurants. There is a comprehensive guide in the cottage to such things as local walks from the door, cycle rides, recommended pubs and restaurants as well. They provide a welcome pack including logs for the woodburner, matches, tea towels, toilet rolls, washing up liquid, soap, and often there is something homemade provided for arrival.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Robin's Barn is a wonderful place to stay for relaxation and amazing views! With its own private garden but still having the use of the owners extensive grounds for walking your dog or just admiring the wildlife, along with being brilliantly equipped. We stayed in...More

Thank fi0na0404
Reviewed May 23, 2018

The owners made us feel very welcome, cottage a real home from home , wonderful walks, breathtaking scenery, lots of wildlife, plenty to do and see , in fact, everything you need for the perfect holiday. Wonderful.

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Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Robins barn for 5 nights in March. The cottage is lovely and very cosey, lovely wood burner. Jane and Tim are very nice and are there to help if you need anything. Jane has taken the time to type put some fantastic...More

Thank Suzi D
  • Alarm Clock
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Tennis Court
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
The cottage is unsuitable for children under 4 as there is a spiral staircase, woodburner and a drop from the patio
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
    1 Twin
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
7 Jul 2018 -
20 Jul 2018
7 nights --
21 Jul 2018 -
27 Jul 2018
7 nights --
28 Jul 2018 -
17 Aug 2018
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Canadian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Cost per week includes bed linen, towels, and fuel for woodburner, heating and electricity. The price for pets is £20 per pet per week or part week (maximum 2 pets).
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About the neighbourhood
The Hay on Wye book festival and Abergavenny Food festival are held in May and September respectively and are within easy reach. There are 2 pubs within walking distance. There is a folder containing local walks compiled by the owner and her dog. Monmouth, the nearest town is only 5 miles away.
Getting around
There is a local bus service from Penallt, 1 mile away, with buses to and from Monmouth and Chepstow. Guests often choose to walk to Monmouth along the River Wye and return by bus.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Bristol: 40.0 km
Railway: Newport, : 30.0 km
Although Robins Barn i's in the depths of the countryside, it is just 2.5 hours drive from London, and within one hour of Bristol, Cardiff, Cheltenham and Hereford.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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