Blaen-Nant-y-Groes Farm Cottages, Aberdare, Glamorgan
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A former hill farm, the accommodation at Blaen-nant-y-Groes consists of a row of 4 traditional stone cottages. Each cottage has been beautifully restored and sensitively renovated. Traditional flagstone floors and bare floorboards are complemented by contemporary comforts such as under-floor heating.
Every cottage has a modern hot water system and double-glazed hardwood windows and doors. Each cottage has a real wood-burning stove to keep you cosy during the winter months. All of the cottages have private entrances and their own private barbecue areas.
Blaen-nant-y-groes is a former hill farm which comprises a farm-house with three adjoining stone cottages, a barn and stables, all set in fifteen acres of upland grazing and woodland.
It is situated on the edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park. The town of Aberdare is five minutes away, has a covered market and a variety of shops including Tesco and Asda supermarkets. Swansea and the Gower coast are 40 minutes drive. Cardiff, the Millenium Centre and Stadium are 30 minutes drive and both Cwmbach and Aberdare railway stations are 5 minutes away with trains every 30 minutes to the capital. The market town of Brecon with its international jazz festival, agricultural and farmers market and antique shops, is 30 minutes away.
Runners will be inspired by the legendary feats of endurance of Guto Nyth Bran who inspired the annual Nos Galan races. Fresh water fishing is available locally on Nant Moel and Meardy reservoirs, and golf at nearby Aberdare Golf Club. The Celtic Manor Golf Resort is forty minutes away by car (much closer by helicopter) which is hosting the 2009 Ryder Cup. If you want to improve your climbing or pot-holing skills before taking on the challenges of the Brecon Beacons, Europe's biggest indoor climbing wall and indoor pot-hole is just down the road at the Welsh International Climbing Centre at Trelewis.
4 Star Visit Wales.
Disabled facilities by arrangement - please enquire for details.
From £50 - £100 per night depending in the season.
Telephone: 01685 881457
Email: [email protected]
Sleeps: 1 to 4