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Aberyscir Coach House

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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
3 nights minimum
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Aberyscir Coach House is a 19th century converted coach house. Situated on the border of the Brecon Beacons National Park it is an ideal base to explore the park and surrounding towns.The coach house has a stunning panaramic view of Pen-Y-Fan, highest peak in the Brecon Beacons and Pen-Y-Crug, a fine example of an iron age fort. Aberyscir is a small hamlet on the river Yscir, a tributary of the river Usk. From the cottage there are lovely walks up onto Aberyscir Common and for miles beyond. Ideal base for the Royal Welsh Show as 30 minutes from the showground. Brecon is the nearest town with shops, restaurants and in August The Brecon Jazz Festival. The famous book and literary festival town of Hay on Wye is just 17 miles away. The 2020 festival starts Thursday 21st May and the Coach H...Aberyscir Coach House is a 19th century converted coach house. Situated on the border of the Brecon Beacons National Park it is an ideal base to explore the park and surrounding towns.The coach house has a stunning panaramic view of Pen-Y-Fan, highest peak in the Brecon Beacons and Pen-Y-Crug, a fine example of an iron age fort. Aberyscir is a small hamlet on the river Yscir, a tributary of the river Usk. From the cottage there are lovely walks up onto Aberyscir Common and for miles beyond. Ideal base for the Royal Welsh Show as 30 minutes from the showground. Brecon is the nearest town with shops, restaurants and in August The Brecon Jazz Festival. The famous book and literary festival town of Hay on Wye is just 17 miles away. The 2020 festival starts Thursday 21st May and the Coach House is an ideal base to combine literature and the Brecon Beacons. Cradoc Golf Course is 5 minutes away and Brecon Golf Club 2 miles away. Fishing on the Yscir can be arranged and the Usk is nearby. There is a double bedroom, lounge/diner, full bathroom and galley kitchen. A washing machine and dryer are available in the main house for a small additional charge. The lounge has a wood burning stove, flat screen HD TV with HD freesat, DVD, iPod/CD/Radio and WI-FI. Safe storage for bicycles and drying room for wet clothes. At the rear, a stable door leads onto your own patio area with table, chairs and a barbecue. Welcome pack including eggs and wine. Bedlinen, towels, logs, electricity and oil included. Please note there are no fences separating the Coach House from the rest of our property and therefore you will be bound to meet our 2 Black Labradors who have the run of the property. They are extremely friendly! As are the chickens and sheep! Sorry no pets and there is a strict no smoking/vaping policy in the cottage. Flexible short breaks available. PLEASE ASK FOR QUOTE AS SYSTEM CAN ONLY GENERATE 3 OR 7 NIGHT PRICE ACCURATELY.More
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About the Owner
Valerie D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2014
Interaction with guests
I love the area that I live in and have become a Brecon Beacons Ambassador. I can offer you as much or as little local knowledge as you require which together with the literature in the Coach House should help you get the most from the area. Whilst respecting your privacy I am usually available if required.
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Reviewed 3 November 2018

The coach house was perfect! We had everything we needed and more! All the comforts of home plus the welcome pack contained the best home made marmalade and jar of plum jam that I have ever tasted. The views were stunning and we had the...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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valerieldavies, VR Owner at Aberyscir Coach House, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2018

Thank you. I was really pleased the skies cleared to let you star gaze. I never tire of the view especially when the Milky Way is overhead. Look forward to seeing you again and I will keep a jar of Marmalade for you. Valerie

Reviewed 19 October 2018

We stayed here for 3 nights during our trip around Wales. What a great stay. The Coach House is in a lovely setting and very well set up with everything you need. The welcome pack was much appreciated which included a bottle of local apple...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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valerieldavies, VR Owner at Aberyscir Coach House, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2018

Thank you for a great review and it was a pleasure to share our little corner of the Brecon Beacons with you. Glad to provide you with maps of some of the lesser known routes which can offer unexpected glorious views, often all to yourselves.

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Reviewed 17 September 2018

A lovely little cottage in a great location close to Brecon and the Beacons. The cottage contains everything 2 people could need for a cosy stay and the welcome pack on arrival was a lovely bonus. We combined our visit to the area to catching...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Anne W
valerieldavies, VR Owner at Aberyscir Coach House, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Lovely to meet you both and glad that it was an ideal base to use when catching up with your friends and family. Hopefully you will be able to explore a little more of the Brecon Beacons next time.

Reviewed 26 November 2017

Great place to stay - good location for exploring the Brecon Beacons, good facilities, wonderfully helpful owners. We found everything had been thought of to make our stay comfortable. The owners are so friendly and approachable, and they know a lot about the local area....More

Date of stay: November 2017
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valerieldavies, VR Owner at Aberyscir Coach House, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thank you for the lovely review. The Brecon Beacons has so much to offer one visit is just not enough! I am still finding new areas to explore and hopefully share with my guests.

Reviewed 23 September 2017

Great location, short drive to the start of many fantastic walks and the Red Kite feeding station. Lovely cottage, just right for 2. Very clean and well equipped. The owners were very helpful and friendly, with a wealth of local knowledge.

Date of stay: September 2017
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valerieldavies, VR Owner at Aberyscir Coach House, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Thank you for your review. We are indeed lucky to be within easy reach of so many parts of the Brecon Beacons National Park. Always more to see so hope to see you again in the future. Valerie

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Refrigerator
Washer
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Paper Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Water Views
Dryer
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Patio
Fireplace
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Would you recommend this rental to someone who plans to do many outdoor activities during their trip?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Brecon is a good base to explore the Brecon Beacons and has a beautiful Cathedral and two museums, one for The Welsh Borderer's made famous at Rouke's Drift in the film Zulu. There are shops, cafes and restaurants catering to many tastes and budgets. In August the famous Jazz Festival takes place together with a growing 'fringe festival' in the pubs. From the cottage can be seen remains of an iron age fort, Roman road and drovers green tracks. All of the park's attractions are within an easy drive and the local busses are able to return you to the car after a long walk!
Getting around
The nearest train station is Abergavenny and from there you can get a bus to Brecon. We are then another 2.5 miles out of town via taxi. It is possible to visit some areas by bus but it is a country service so not as frequent as towns.
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