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5 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Brecon, Brecon Beacons National Park, Wales
Danyfan – an elegant Edwardian Villa with five bedrooms and four bathrooms, it comfortably sleeps 10, and is perfect for groups and families.

At Danyfan, you can relax in front of the log-fire in the sitting room, read or play board games in the library, or play a spot of pool or ping pong in the sunny conservatory. There is a large, well equipped kitchen, with a log fire and dining table. You're welcome to enjoy the gardens, feed the chickens or spy on the resident wood-peckers, house martins and nuthatches.

Cradled in the Brecon Beacons at the foot of Pen-y-Fan, from Danyfan, there are hundreds of activities to take on. Walking, road biking, mountain biking, fishing, country pubs, enjoying the various events throughout the year. The owners, who live next door, are happy to advise on walking/ cycling routes and activities. Fam...
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Listing #HL202347
About the Owner
Emma B
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2011
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Reviewed 15 June 2015

We just loved this marvellous old house. It is in an exceptional location, within easy reach of Brecon and within walking distance of the Beacons. Lots of space, big rooms and unlike many rentals, a proper, fully equipped kitchen. We were greeted by a loaf...More

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank Chris B
Reviewed 25 September 2014

We rented Danyfan for my wife's surprise 30th birthday. 9 adults, 1 toddler, and a dog and we had so much room and freedom with the house. We used the kitchen to cater for all of us for breakfast and dinner and again was really...More

Date of stay: September 2014
Thank thomash326
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Reviewed 15 October 2013 via mobile

10 of us stayed at Danyfan (plus our baby and dog), walking, wild swimming and relaxing. It was a really lovely place to stay, just a few minutes walk from the start of the ascent up Pen y Fan, with loads of great walks and...More

Date of stay: September 2013
Thank sophie c
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Each of the rooms is uniquely designed with beautiful fabrics, antique furniture and art. The sitting room, kitchen and conservatory are large and comfortable and perfect for groups. All the bedrooms have sumptuous beds, luxurious Egyptian cotton linen, there are also plenty of TVs, i-pod docks, vintage books and binoculars for bird-watching

The Kitchen

The colourful kitchen is well equipped with a range cooker, dishwasher, big fridge and freezer, making it easy to cater for large groups. There is a wood-burning stove and large dining table.

Sitting Room

The sitting room is large with ample seating for 10. Relax in front of a roaring fire, watch TV or DVDs, play one of the many board games or have a sing song around the piano.

The Conservatory

The sunny, south facing conservatory...
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Twins
    3 Fulls
    2 Cribs
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About the neighbourhood
Brecon is a charming market town, considered as one of the most historic locations in Wales. Brecon is famed for its Gothic cathedral, Georgian architecture, castle ruins and annual Jazz Festival. It also boasts some of the best views of the famous Brecon Beacons.

The name 'Cwmgwdi' means 'The Valley of the Owls', it's a small valley at the bottom of Pen-y-fan, just two miles out of Brecon.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Cardiff - Wales: 83.0 km
Railway: Abergavenny: 38.0 km
Ferry: Swansea: 72.0 km
Just 2 miles from the centre of the historical market town of Brecon and 1/2 mile from the glorious Brecon Beacons. Dan-y-fan means 'under the mountain' and is aptly named as it is at the foot of Pen-y-Fan (head of the mountain), the highest peak in the Brecon Beacons

Directions By Car

If you have sat nav follow the directions based on the postcode LD3 8LG. This will take you straight to the house, although the 'you have arrived at your destination' tends to come just after the entrance.

From the M4 East

At junction 24 of the M4, take the A48/A449 exit to Newport(E)/Monmouth
After about 12 miles take the A40 towards Abergavenny
Follow the A40 through Abergavenny and on towards Brecon
At the Brecon Bypass roundabout take the first exit to continue on the A40 (signposted...
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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