Located in Hay on Wye, 5 minutes from centre, with original stone built cottage features and wood burning stove, our 1 bedroom cottage is perfect for a romantic getaway, to indulge in quiet luxury, or comfortable business travel. Enjoy a fun and fabulous stay!
The cottage retains its beautiful original features of stone slab floors, traditional wood panelling, with exposed details of stone walls and timbers. It has been beautifully and stylishly modernised and refurbished throughout. Downstairs, the cosy front living room has a wood and coal burning stove. The kitchen is well-equipped for your cooking needs with a gas hob and electric oven. There is a stylish Bosch fridge with freezer and also a Bosch washer-dryer with a quick wash setting. The sun room/dining room to the rear of the property has double patio doors which open out to the pretty cottage garden and seating area with Weber barbecue.
The upstairs floor of the cottage has been opened out to provide a fully open plan space with en-suite bathroom and dressing room immediately off the master bedroom. Whilst the whole space can be enjoyed open plan, guests can also close off the bathroom for privacy. The master bedroom has a fabulous electric, adjustable, Tempur super-king size bed. This is definitely luxury fit for a king or queen!
We provide all bed linen, bath towels, hand towels and bathroom essentials, including shampoo and hand soap. We also provide a very well equipped kitchen - 'a real cook's kitchen' according to some of our guests - including all the basics of tea towels, paper towels, dish soap and condiments.
The cottage has a new gas central heating system with a HIVE home heating thermostat. This means that guests can quickly and easily adjust the temperature to suit their personal preference.
Guests are able to contact me directly at all times via mobile and email regarding their stay to answer any questions or provide additional information if needed. Guests have sole use of the house during their stay. There is no rear access to the property, making the back garden and patio area delightfully secluded.
There is ample on-street parking with no permit required, a few strides from the cottage to the left and the right.
The cottage is only a few moments walk from the bustling centre of Hay-on-Wye, nestled in the stunning Brecon Beacons National Park. Hay's historic market town has something to offer for everyone - not least that it hosts the largest literature festival in the world for 10 days every May. Whatever your interests, from books, arts & crafts, music & film - Hay even boasts its own stylish 40 seater cinema house! - to the beauty of the river and the beacons for a wide range of walking, exploring and adventure activities. With its own castle, a local market every Thursday, fantastic restaurants and café bars and busy shops, Hay is the perfect place for a memorable stay!
Driving: Hay is approximately a one hour drive from the M5 and M4 motorways depending on which direction you will be driving from.
Airports: The nearest airport is Bristol Airport with bus and train service links from Bristol Airport to Hereford Train Station. You may also to travel to Cardiff Airport. There are bus and train service links from Cardiff Airport to Cardiff Central Train Station to Hereford Train Station.
Alternatively, from London Heathrow Airport to London Paddington Central Train Station and then to Hereford Train Station. Also, London Gatwick Airport to London Victoria Train Station to Hereford Train Station.
Train Stations: The nearest train station for Hay On Wye is Hereford (20 miles away). There are bus and taxi services available from Hereford Train Station. You can also take a train to Leominster (24 miles away) or Abergavenny (25 miles away)
Buses: There are various bus service options for Hay with a regular service to Hereford, and other surrounding towns. Full details can be researched on line.