The Barn is just north of the town of Brechfa. The farm has its own stream, paddocks and a second undeveloped barn. This is a rural paradise, with our closest neighbours 1/2 mile away and the most noise coming from sheep in the surrounding pastures.
The Barn has been …see more
Beautiful, superbly equipped barn set in the most idyllic location. Sitting out with my morning cup of tea hearing nothing but the occasional sheep is my idea of heaven!
Elinor and Paul were perfect… More
I'm so pleased, despite our variable weather, that you had a good week. Thank you for the sparkling review! All the best.
Reviewed 29 Aug 2016
Recently stayed at The Barn with my husband and very excitable dog. First impressions when you enter The Barn are excellent. The barn lived up to all the previous reviews I have read . Cannot recommen… More
It was lovely having you to stay, and I'm so pleased you chose us to celebrate your anniversary! We hope to see you again - even the excitable Ginny the dog! All the best.
“Ticks all the boxes”
Reviewed 18 Apr 2013
We have been holidaying in cottages in the UK for about ten years and this is simply the best cottage we have ever stayed in. Elinor and Paul have always given us and our four-legged friends a very wa… More
We really appreciate the feedback, and are always looking for ways to make the stay better for our guests and their dogs. Thank you for such a leg up!
Dating from the 18th century, Bryn Marlais cottage is now a delightful self contained annexe of the owners' home set in 9 acres of grounds, which visitors to the cottage are welcome to use. The secluded garden has a variety of mature shrubs with several seating are …see more
The cottage was very charming and excellently presented with lovely bedrooms, very large living room and well equipped kitchen.
The original stone walls and beamed ceiling give an amazing character t… More
“Home from Home”
Reviewed 22 Oct 2012
Bryn Marlais Cottage is a lovely place to stay. Positioned in a tranquil and peaceful area on the edge of the Brechfa Forest, it allows you to get away from it all. On arrival we were greeted warmly … More
“Very friendly and well equipped”
Reviewed 20 Aug 2012
The owners are very friendly and helpful but also allow you the space to get on with it if you wish. The cottage was large and on two levels and I felt that it represented good value for money. It i… More
Located in the beautiful countryside of West Wales, this Cottage is a former blacksmiths that has been stylishly converted to keep its original charm. Brechfa Forest with its world famous mountain biking trails is nearby and the area is also great for walking , salmon f …see more
The Gorlech Cottage is situated on the edge of the Brechfa Forest and enjoys superb views with extremely tranquil surroundings.Secure off road parking,its; own private garden with bbq area and lock up barn for mountain bikes,golf clubs etc..Situated less than a mile fro …see more
Think of a ski chalet... for mountain bikers... in Wales!
"Off Piste" Guiding - your guide is exclusive to YOUR group
Great Accommodation for 2 -12 guests
Fantastic food included
The BBQ Hut - for the ultimate post-ride party!
Transport to/fro …see more
This place is in a great location surrounded by beautiful countryside. Great walking & mountain biking on the doorstep. The accommodation is very comfortable & the owners are extremely hospitable. … More
Thank you so much. Looking forward to your next trip already :)
Reviewed 19 May 2013
Good welcome, hearty nosh served with a smile and great guiding on some fantastic riding
all round winner if you like mountain biking… More
Cheers Jon - kind of you to take the trouble to review us. Hope to see you back some time.
“Mountain Biking Nirvana”
Reviewed 18 May 2013
I can honestly say that this was one of my best weekend rides ever. Brechfa is a truly a beautiful place with many trails and tracks to ride. Mudtrek kindly lent us Jay and Richard to guide us around.… More
Nik Wadge, you have a way with words! Many, many thanks :)
A converted barn on a farm provides plenty of space for family and friends to gather. The large lounge, kitchen and dining room are versatile spaces for catching up with each others news or dancing the night away. The flexible combinations of sizes of the 7 bedro …see more
We offer 3 cosy mountain top retreats with INCREDIBLE VIEWS in the heart of the stunning Carmarthenshire countryside. At the edge of the Brechfa Forest and at 1000 feet, we boast unrivalled views of Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire and Ceredigion and are perfectly placed …see more
The barns are situated in beautiful countryside, with Brechfa Forest just a short walk away. We found the accommodation to be very clean and well-equipped; the owners Nikki and Jason were very welcomi… More
So lovely to hear you're thinking of a return visit Yvonne. Many thanks for your kind comments. I'm sure our TripAdvisor reviews are a great help to those thinking of booking with us. See you soon!
Reviewed 1 Oct 2012
Everything you need in this stunning cottage, dog friendly with much needed enclosed garden. What a hard working young woman Nikki is, nothing is too much trouble. Her Welsh apple cake should be sold … More
Ahhh thank you John! Come back soon - there's lots more cake waiting for you :)
Reviewed 27 Sep 2012
My partner, two dogs and I spent a blissful week in Brechfa Forest Barns. The views are "to die for" - and to find such a lovely place where the dogs were welcome - in an unfussy and sensible way was… More
You were both most welcome. Thanks a million for reviewing us - we really appreciate it. Come back soon both, and bring those gorgeous doglets with you!