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“An Amazing Christmas Break”
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The front of Carregywen farmhouse
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The front of Carregywen farmhouse
Lounge with log burner, TV/FreeSat/DVD, and sofas Dining room, with kitchen in background and sitting room to the left
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The front of Carregywen farmhouse
Lounge with log burner, TV/FreeSat/DVD, and sofas
Dining room, with kitchen in background and sitting room to the left
Sitting room and dining room
View of lounge from Kitchen
Kitchen dishwasher and washing machine
Kitchen that to the right of photo overlooks dining and sitting room area - open plan
Snug (second sitting room)
Snowdrop room, very large double room with ensuite
View across valley, taken from Snowdrop room
View of farmhouse gardens across valley, showing BBQ in foreground
BBQ overlooking the valley
Gate to farmhouse showing house behind fence
Primrose room, large double room with ensuite
Primrose room ensuite
Foxglove room, king size bed with large wardrobe and chest of drawers
Daffodil room, twin room with dressing table
Upstairs hallway
Farmhouse gardens, farmhouse is to the right, picnic table and BBQ are to the left of picture
Gate to farmhouse taken from just outside the farmhouse
The driveway across fields leading to the farmhouse
View of river Chwefri taken just 2 minutes walk from the farmhouse (within the grounds of the farm)
View across valley at sunset from just outside farmhouse
Farmhouse gardens, showing picnic table to left with BBQ just behind.
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Farmhouse -
4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Builth Wells, Powys, Wales

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Jemalexa
Albrighton, United Kingdom
1 review
“An Amazing Christmas Break”
Reviewed 29 December 2015 for a stay in December 2015

Me and my family stayed here for Christmas, 5 adults, 3 children and a dog. House was lovely and large. Great wood burner which soon warmed the whole house. Kitchen well equipped for our Christmas dinner. Everything you could possibly need. All bedrooms spacious and clean. In a great area near enough to shops but rural enough that the kids could make noise without having to worry about the neighbours. Overall Made our Christmas very special and will definitely be returning. Thanks so much

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Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 35-49
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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 December 2015 for a stay in November 2015

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Tracy G
Norfolk, United Kingdom
1 review
“Brilliant - WOW!”
Reviewed 4 September 2015 for a stay in August 2015

What an amazing place to stay. We travelled to compete at The Welsh Kennel Club Championship show with 5 Pointers, joined by a further 2 Pointers for 2 nights. The Farmhouse is in the most amazing setting, so quiet & peaceful. It's hard to find anywhere to stay with so many dogs, Stephanie agreed and I'm eternally grateful to her, we will return in the future. Builth Wells is only a short drive away, The local pub The Red Lion is a great place to eat, as recommended in our welcome pack. The Farmhouse upon arrival was clean, tidy & had a very homely fell about it. Stephanie has been great from the minute I reserved until now. Everything you need is there.. just take food and your stay sorted.
The only down side for me was the garden fence, not big dog proof, especially with so many sheep near by, but we managed, and it didn't spoil our stay.

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Liked best: All of it
Liked least: Nothing I didn't like
Travelling group: Large Group
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups People with pets
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bairda
London
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“A perfect weekend escape to Welsh wilderness”
Reviewed 10 August 2015 for a stay in July 2015

A group of friends and I rented the Carregywen Farmhouse for an absolutely wonderful 2 night weekend escape!
The Farmhouse itself is very well equipped, clean, comfortable and was perfect for our group.
The location is also superb, being a short walk (40 minutes) to the beautiful River Wye, or a short drive to the Brecon Beacons, as well as being a great base for exploring the many other public footpaths in the area!
The pre-departure information pack was comprehensive giving an excellent overview of the property and activities in the area as well as clear arrival instructions.
The correspondence with the owner was also easy and efficient with any queries we had answered promptly.
The owner also checked that we had arrived safely and sent a follow up email after departure which was a very nice touch.
For reference, we managed to get a Sainsbury's order delivered directly to the property. However, note that the property postcode is within 0.5 miles of the actual property - see the website for precise entrance location.
Overall, this cottage was an exceptional find and is very highly recommended for groups or families.

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Liked best: Cleanliness, comfort, excellent value
Liked least: All was perfect!
Travelling group: Friends
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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015
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Liked best: location and roominess
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups
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  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
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