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Overview
Barn -
5 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Llandovery, Carmarthenshire, Wales
Penrhyn farm sits in an isolated beautiful valley on the bank of the river Towy with over ½ mile of private fishing. Explore the spectacular scenery of the Upper Towy Valley and Cambrian Mountains from the doorstep.

Private fishing river, BBQ, sun terrace, wet room with disable acsess, lawn play area, badminton / soft ball tennis are only few of many attractions awaiting you at Penrhyn Barn.

Up to two Well behaved dogs allowed.
Listing #HL89265
About the Owner
Mic & Jacquie H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a day
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

Great property, really nicely refurbished. The ground floor twin can be converted to a double giving the option of 4 double rooms although the second twin is quite compact and would advise only for children really. The upstairs doors take a bit of persuading to...More

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Management response:Responded 2 August 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review the Barn and coming to stay with us. We appreciate your comments about the bedroom doors, they are character handmade doors and they seem to move with the changing weather! It was a pleasure to welcome you to...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2018

We stayed for the weekend when I took part in Man v Horse. The cottage was a great base for us and worked perfectly for us for the weekend. The swimming spot on the river was nice and cold for soothing my sore legs post...More

Thank Road559036
Management response:Responded 2 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review the barn and for coming to stay with us. It was our pleasure to welcome you to Penrhyn, we were so impressed with your participation in the Man v Horse event at Llanwrtyd and hope to see...More

Amenities
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Please note dogs are not allowed upstairs or on the furniture and must not be left unattended in the property. Maximum of two well behaved dogs.
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    2 Showers
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    2 Twins
    2 Queens
    1 King
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Fees
  • Dog: $39 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Minimum short breaks three nights £540.
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About the neighbourhood
We are situated in the Upper Towy valley an area called 'Little Switerzerland,' by the locals. It is a gateway into the undiscovered Cambrian Mountains, where red kites glide on unseen thermals and vast open moorland and moutains drop down into tumbling mountain streams and gorges. Explore the forests, valleys and shores of Llyn Brianne reservoir in utter solitude, no crowds, no queues, just clean mountain air, beautiful scenery and a feeling of peace and tranquillity. Rhandirmwyn means valley of the minerals where lead used to be mined in the last century, the Dolaucothi Gold Mines are close by and you can take a fascinating underground tour or try your luck at panning for gold. Search for Twm Sion Catti's cave at the Dinas Bird Reserve, there is a walk round the reserve that follows the River Towy as it cascades over huge glacial boulders, it's spetacular and Twm's cave is hidden in the hillside. If you crave excitement and an adrenalin rush then hurtling down the new mountain bike trail at Cwm Rhayder should suffice but for those who want to take in the beautiful scenery at a more leisurely pace then walks up the the waterfall have been described by some of our guests as a hidden fairy glen. Llandovery market town is seven miles away and has a collection of pubs, shops and a heritage centre, this truly is a land of myths and legends and here you can learn about 'The Lady of the Lake' and the 'Physicians of Myddfai.' Rhandirmwyn has a village shop and a local pub that serves good food and a selection of real ales, Cilycwm village, which lies in the opposite direction has a lovely country pub that serves delicious home cooked food and further along the valley towards the mountains is the small village of Ffarmers where the Drovers Arms serves excellent local welsh cuisine. Come to Penrhyn to unwind, relax by the river, try your hand at fly fishing, trek across the mountains, speed down forestry trails on a mountain bike, or seek out ancient legends and explore castles and Celtic market towns.
How to get there
Cardiff International Airport is less than two hours drive and Birmingham International Airport less than three while London Heathrow is 3.5 hours drive up the M4. Llandovery is on the A40 and the A483 and is less than an hours drive from the M4. There is a railway station at Llandovery which is on the Heart of Wales Line from Shrewsbury to Swansea and has connections to all major cities. We will collect guests from Llandovery station if required. There is ample parking and bikes and cars can be hired locally.
Airport: Cardiff International: 100.0 km
Railway: Llandovery: 10.0 km
Ferry: Swansea: 70.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 65.0 km
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