Contour Cottage

Hay-on-Wye, Mid Wales & Cardigan Bay (Ref. 26287)

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  • Sleeps 5

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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    2 Customer Review(s)

    A FlipKey verified reviewer
    January 2014
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    “great value in a great position”
    we were very happy with this cosy cottage on the edge of hay. the accommodation was very comfortable with a great drying room, well equiped kitchen, good stock of games and Dvds and fantastic log burner. the hosts were great and the welcome pack a nice surprise.


  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

The property

A charming terraced mews cottage situated in a quiet corner of the pretty market town of Hay-on-Wye, on the edge of the beautiful Brecon Beacons National Park.

Thoughtfully renovated to provide comfortable, contemporary accommodation, yet possessing charming, traditional features, this welcoming cottage in Hay-on-Wye is the perfect base for all groups looking to explore the area.

The well-equipped kitchen with dining area at this Hay-on-Wye cottage exudes a country cottage feel, and with a homely and welcoming atmosphere, it's perfect for discussing the day's activities over a leisurely breakfast.

Upon returning to your Brecon Beacons cottage after a long day enjoying the many surrounding delights, you can retire to the sitting room and relax beside the warmth of the woodburner.

Outside is a rear lawned garden showcasing handmade wooden furniture, the ideal spot for a meal on a summer's evening.

Hay-on-Wye, known as the town of books, lies on the Welsh border, brimming with numerous individual shops, pubs and restaurants to tempt you, as well as lovely riverside walks.

Providing the practicalities for outdoors devotees with handy, secure bike storage, this Hay-on-Wye cottage offers the perfect base for your Brecon Beacons adventure.

With the Black Mountains, Offa's Dyke, National Cycle Route, and the chance to partake in a little fishing or golf, this is an ideal Hay-on-Wye cottage for a memorable holiday, at any time of the year.


Three bedrooms: 2 x twin, 1 x single. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with woodburner.


  • Oil central heating with woodburner
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, selection of books and games
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 1 car
  • Secure bike storage
  • Enclosed lawned garden with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shops, pubs and restaurants 5 mins walk
  • Note: No children under 5.

About the location


Hereford 20 miles.

Hay-on-Wye, the 'town of books', renowned for its world famous Hay Festival of Literature, lies on the Welsh/English border, and is a popular destination for book lovers or holidaymakers wishing to enjoy the leisure activities and beautiful scenery of the Wye valley. This ancient market town lies on the River Wye in the Brecon Beacons National Park, and is renowned for its many book shops, antique shops, restaurants and cafes. Hay-on-Wye is surrounded by beautiful countryside, which provides excellent walking, cycling, bird watching, fishing and canoeing together with a variety of tourist attractions, including the Brecon Beacons, Black Mountains, The Three Castles Walk, Eastnor Castle, the Offa's Dyke Path, the Mortimer Trail and the lovely walk to Hergest Ridge, the inspiration for the music of both Elgar and Mike Oldfield. The epitome of picturesque England, the ancient city of Hereford lies 20 miles away, with its magnificent cathedral with famous chained library and Mappa Mundi, and medieval bridge over the winding River Wye. A supremely appealing all year round holiday destination.

Note: No children under 5.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Christmas