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“Very modern, spacious house with wonderful views.”
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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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71 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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Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Very modern, spacious house with wonderful views.”
Reviewed 29 December 2013 for a stay in December 2013

We were five adults that stayed here over Christmas. Thoroughly enjoyed the space it gave us as the weather was just atrocious. Plenty to do in the house with tv, music system, wi fi and the hot tub. Cooking facilities good to make Christmas dinner- enjoyed the ice making facility on the fridge- freezer!! We neefed it as it was very warm. Beds comfortable and plenty of hot water for showers etc. We found the house a bit too hot for our liking and couldn't control the heating. - just a minor niggle really. Would love to explore the area more when there aren't any floods!

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Janet D
Bristol, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
“A wonderful retreat in beautiful surroundings”
Reviewed 1 October 2013 for a stay in September 2013

We were a group of 8 ladies celebrating our 60th birthdays.This house is very well equipped with all that you need. It's spacious, clean, and comfortable, and superbly located just 200yds from two excellent pubs. The biggest treat for us, after climbing Pen y fan, was returning to The Glass House and relaxing in the hot tub....bliss!
The owner is extremely helpful. I fully recommend a stay here.

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Liked best: The hot tub
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Large Group
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Linda H
Cheshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“You will not be disappointed”
Reviewed 27 September 2013 for a stay in September 2013

There is a great sense of space in this unique building, yet it's comfortable warm and inviting. It is great for a romantic break as well as a family or even extended family break. The layout has been thought through and there are 2 areas to relax in with comfy seating. The kitchen is split in 2 and has everything you need including large fridge freezer the only down side is the very poor lighting in the utility area and lack of adequate lights over the hob. Other than that a great break and would recommend it to anyone.

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Liked best: Modern spacious unique building
Liked least: Poor lighting in kitchen/utility room
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Management Response
9 May 2014
Thank you for the feedback. The lighting in the utility room has now been upgraded to brighter LEDs and the kitchen lighting rectified to better illuminate the hob with spotlights.
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Sth Croydon
Reviewed 6 September 2013 for a stay in August 2013

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Liked best: The Red Kite centre
Liked least: The broadband and poor mobile reception
Travelling group: Teenagers
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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ew99
Leeds, England
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13 reviews
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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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