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“Perfect grand design stay”
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Kitchen and dining area next to pond and fountain
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Kitchen and dining area next to pond and fountain
Decking, outdoor seating, gas barbecue, large hottub and garden TV/AV room opens onto decking and lawn with views towards the mountains
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67 reviews
Kitchen and dining area next to pond and fountain
Decking, outdoor seating, gas barbecue, large hottub and garden
TV/AV room opens onto decking and lawn with views towards the mountains
Large hottub in private walled garden
View from Ty Gwydr towards the Allt and Llangors Lake
Kitchen
Dining area overlooking fields and Llangors mountain
High specification TV/AV room with large L-shaped sofa
Living area
Living area overlooking garden
Lawn and pond with fountain
Constructed using traditional and ecological materials such as sheeps wool insulation and lime morta
4 high specification bathrooms
2 twin rooms (one with changing room)
2 king size rooms. This one overlooks the lawn and has patio doors opening to decking and hot-tub in
Master bedroom
View from Ty Gwydr towards Mynydd Llangors
Ty Gwydr is on Ty Newydd Farm next to Llangors Lake
Ty Gwydr is on Ty Newydd Farm over which access can be gained on the public footpath at the end of t
Four poster bed with spectacular views towards the mountains and lake
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4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Brecon, Brecon Beacons National Park, Wales

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ew99
Leeds, England
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Perfect grand design stay”
Reviewed 31 August 2013 for a stay in August 2013

We loved the house, the garden and the surroundings. The hot tub is excellent after a hard days walk. Two good pubs within 200meters of the house.

Well worth doing the 12 mile walk around the Llangorse lake. Although other shorter options available.

Best to do an online shop for your stay as nearest proper shop in Aberystwyth. Spice cupboard well stocked for curry enthusiasts. Also loved using fresh herbs from garden.

Only negative side is that house gets hot during very sunny days. But you expect this with glass.

Will be visiting again.

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Maria S
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Amazing and more”
Reviewed 14 February 2013 for a stay in December 2012

We stayed here in April and its so stunning we booked up for new year. The owner Deri is helpful and the house is a credit to him. Each stay has been very relaxing there is nothing that's not thought of the house is incredible, we even had a fully lit Christmas tree. Total luxury, didn't want to review too soon as its one of the best places I've ever stayed so wanted to keep the house to myself it's heaven!

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Liked best: Comfort and surroundings
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Bee4841
Mamaroneck, New York
1 review
“This house is fabulous and the owners equally terrific.”
Reviewed 2 May 2012 for a stay in April 2012

We were delighted by how comfortable, spacious, well appointed and perfect this house was. We've rented a lot of vacation homes and I've never raved about one this way. The house had everything we needed (and the wif-fi was perfect!). We could not have asked for friendlier and more welcoming owners.

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Liked best: The house is spacious and the owners welcoming
Liked least: The town, while very pleasant, is small.
Travelling group: With Spouse/Partner
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Friends getaway People with disabilities
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Chackakha...
West Midlands
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“idyllic location, fabulous house superbly equipped”
Reviewed 11 March 2012 for a stay in March 2012

Rented the Glass House (Ty Gwydyr) to celebrate hubby's 60th Birthday with our family. House is amazing, finished to a high standard, fully equipped with everything you could possibly need. View from the garden is superb, very peaceful and quiet. Weather was fabulous and we made full use of the Hot tub. Would definately hire this house again and would recommend it to anyone

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Liked best: setting and location of the property,
Liked least: nothing I didn't like about this property
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Reviewed 1 October 2011 for a stay in August 2011

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Liked best: The hot tub, views, sunsets, walks
Liked least: entertainment system - far too complicated!
Travelling group: With Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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