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Foxes Meadow

Howey near Llandrindod Wells, Mid Wales & Cardigan Bay (Ref. 939034)

4.8

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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Features

  • Hot tub
  • Off road parking
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi

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35 Customer Reviews

  • "Thank you so much."

    This was perfect for us while attending Wonderwool and we appreciated your service very much.

    Reviewed by RosieApr 2022

  • "Booked at short notice after the passing of my father who lived in the nearby town, this was a perfect and truly lovely base during this time of family sadness."

    The incredible, summer-like weather coupled with the large patio area and hot tub made it hard to believe it was still March, while the interior of the cottage was everything we could have wished for. Lovely to meet the owner Tracey, too, along with assorted goats, chickens and ducks!

    Reviewed by IainMar 2022

  • "First off when we got there the fridge didn't work."

    the owner did get us another but had to wait 3 days by then food was starting to spoil. kept awake by mice in the loft owner had to set traps bated with cheese. the because of your accepting bookings from large a group of men we had 4 asian men doing drugs next door drinking and making alot of noise to the point we had to come home 3 nights early. all in all a waste of nearly £500. was supposed to be a relaxing week of quiet for my wife who is unwell. instead caused stress and upset.

    Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry that you were not entirely happy with your stay. The fridge temperature was checked on the Wednesday after your reported the issue on Tuesday night and you had a new fridge installed on Thursday so just 48 hours later. We did catch one small fieldmouse after your stay after setting a trap but have not seen any since. This can be part of staying in a rural area but we are sorry for any disturbance caused during your stay. We are sorry that the neighbouring guests were disruptive during your stay, however, there was no evidence of substance abuse in the property next door. We do not always receive the names and sex of all party members when they book but of course do expect guests to behave in a respectful and courteous manner. A restriction has since been added so that they can't book again and we have offered you a gesture in view of their disruption. Property Owner

    Reviewed by MarkSep 2021

  • "Thoroughly enjoyed our stay here, views from hot tub excellent."

    Tracy was a lovely host we had milk and welsh cakes left in cottage on arrival which is a nice touch. Thank you

    Reviewed by BrianSep 2021

  • "Lovely location, reasonable price and the hot tub was a nice bonus."

    Reviewed by TimSep 2021

  • "The holiday home is set in peaceful grounds of a working farm; surrounded by fields and nature (red kites and Kestrels could be seen daily)."

    Foxes Meadow is adjacent to a field of lambs and just down the lane from the cottage owners private home, where they also have a couple of goats and a small holding of free roaming friendly chickens. The owners and their family are very welcoming and friendly, quickly making us feel at home and were very sweet with our daughter. The cottage (one of four) was a short 8 minutes drive from a couple of lovely restaurants (Drivers Thai and Gino’s Italian) and the local lake side and railway station (plus a large Tesco and Aldi). The nearby town of Landrindod Wells revamped the lakeside in 2021 with a new (free to use and park by) sandpit and water sport facilities. The latter being chargeable for £10 for 45 minutes of paddle board lessons for example. Down the road from the lake is also a pitch and putt mini golf course. The big hot tub was definitely a bonus and the views from it were spectacular. We will definitely return.

    Reviewed by HelenJul 2021

  • "The cottage was ideal, in a beautiful setting with amazing views."

    Tracey was lovely and there upon our arrival, she gave us a few ideas for days out and her dog Bella was so cute and friendly. The cottage was very well equipped and the Welsh cakes were delicious. The only downside for us was the fridge didn't look like it had been cleaned and the flies, mainly in the kitchen, we actually went and bought some fly spray, I know it can't be helped in the warm weather but there were so many that we sprayed downstairs and closed doors each time we went out or to bed, but there was no let up. Other than that, I'd thoroughly recommend this cottage, the hot tub was fab after a days walking too.

    Thank you for your feedback, with the property being in the countryside we do have flies in the warm weather. I do apologise that you felt the fridge wasn't clean, I do clean the property to a high standard and I have taken on your feedback on board. Property Owner

    Reviewed by JulieJul 2021

  • "Great stay as always at Foxes Meadow - will be back again soon"

    Reviewed by BrianJul 2021

  • "Lovely cottage, owners were friendly and helpful."

    relaxing hot tub, was mine and my husbands minimoon and owners surprised us with champagne and chocolates. Lively views, sheep in the back garden. Not much to do in the local area but it was a lovely relaxing break.

    Reviewed by LauraJun 2021

  • "It was a fabulous stay and the owners were incredibly friendly and more than welcoming."

    Thoroughly enjoyed and would highly recommend to family and friends!

    Reviewed by LowriJun 2021

  • "It was a perfect get away, Tracey was fantastic and so lovely."

    The accommodation had everything you could possibly need and more. The views were amazing and we would definitely recommend!

    Reviewed by DavidDec 2020

  • "This was such an enjoyable break, the area we were in was central for lovely walks, and close to towns."

    The view from the hot tub was stunning and in the night time peaceful with a fantastic view of the stars. A lovely cosy, clean and warm cottage, with everything you need already there. Would recommend for anyone to stay weather a couple or family, and the owners are friendly and available to help with any questions. We will deffiantly be returning to stay again.

    Reviewed by ClaireOct 2020

  • "Fabulous cottage in a lovely area."

    The hot tub was amazing. Nothing was too much trouble for the owners, genuine lovely people. Even the weather didn't dampen our break away. Would highly recommend & will definitely visit again.

    Reviewed by EmmaOct 2020

  • "The cottage was lovely and a perfect escape Unfortunately the first day we arrived the hot tub didn’t warm up which was a bit disappointing but by the next day it was perfect The WiFi doesn’t work but to be honest we quite liked that we couldn’t access the internet!"

    The rest of the facilities were perfect

    Reviewed by AmySep 2020

  • "Check in and out times are not to good."

    Feels like you miss a whole day.

    Thank you for your feedback. The safety of our customers and our people are of paramount importance to us and in order to ensure that additional cleaning requirements are met, we amended the check in and check out times.These steps have been taken to ensure that our properties have sufficient turnaround time and are in place whilst we all adapt to a new way of living. We hope that you understand the measures that are being taken; whilst it is a change to our normal check in times, the changes we implement are never taken lightly and given the situation are minor amendments. Kind regards Property Owner

    Reviewed by LynnSep 2020

  • "Arrived early at the property, we rang Tracey and because it was all ready tracey was happy for us to use it straight away."

    Lots of lovely extras waitng for us, including a bunch of roses and a packet of Welsh cakes. The hot tub was gorgeous. Cant wait to go back

    Reviewed by BethanSep 2020

  • "Everything was as advertised and Tracey was a very good host."

    Its a lovely place and we would definitely recommend to anyone looking for a quiet break in the countryside.

    Reviewed by LeeJul 2020

  • "Very safe, quiet and peaceful setting to relax and unwind after a busy day exploring the surrounding area."

    Most within easy reach of the property. The hot tub was a great asset to this property. The hosts and the family dog were welcoming and friendly on arrival and we felt relaxed straight away. Then we were left alone to enjoy our holiday. We would of been very happy to contact them if the need had arisen. The cottage was clean, spacious and well equipped for all our needs. A real home from home. First class holiday accommodation in our opinion. Somewhere to return in the future and explore more of the surrounding area as a week just wasn’t long enough.

    Reviewed by ValerieAug 2019

  • "Very much a home from home property."

    The owners went out of their way to make us welcome.

    Reviewed by TerryJul 2019

  • "2nd visit and was as enjoyable as the first and won't be our last."

    Lovely property and location. Hot tub on the patio overlooking the fields of sheep with Red Kites on the wing - great getaway to relax

    Reviewed by BrianJun 2019

  • "Me and my girlfriend stayed for 2 nights over valentines weekend, and couldn’t of asked for anything better!"

    Spotlessly clean and tidy when arrived and everything you need inside. The hot tub was the big selling point and this did not disappoint! After a long walk it was the perfect way to relax in the evening watching the sun set. Also felt very warmly welcomed when arrived. Definitley planning on coming back very soon!

    Reviewed by JakeFeb 2019

  • "Fantastic cottage for our family NY break!"

    lovely Christmas tree set up in the living room and a little care package with local produce and Ales. The cottage is fully equipped with everything you need. lots of books board games and DVD to choose from. Rooms were beautifully cleaned and beds were extremely comfortable. The hot tub was all set up for us when we arrived and was a dream to come home to after being out walking all day. if you get a clear night please take a minute to look up to the sky the stars are amazing we have never seen so many in our life’s it was absolutely stunning!! forgot to mention the lady who runs the cottages is very nice and will always stop and chat with you and make you feel very welcome. we would definitely come back as the views and location are just perfect!!

    Reviewed by EmmaDec 2018

  • "Beautiful location."

    Lively accommodation. Exceptional hosts, lived close by very welcoming but did not interfere at all. Welcome bottle of wine and welshcakes were a nice thought. Hot tub was a bonus. Loved staying at foxes meadow and would recommend.

    Reviewed by LynneSep 2018

  • "Had a great stay, the owner went out of her way to make sure we were settled."

    Some lovely little touches in milk, Welsh cake and wine left for us on arrival. Hot tub really made the break special, it was impeccably clean and water quality checked by the owners throughout our stay. My son loved the other little additions, Xbox 360 and games, plenty of DVDs to watch and family boards games. The accommodations was comfortable, clean and had everything you needed during your stay.

    Reviewed by SharonSep 2018

  • "We really enjoyed our peaceful, relaxing stay at Foxes Meadow."

    The cottage was very clean, comfortable and well equipped, with good quality furniture and fittings. The patio area had a fantastic hot tub, and the views from it were very enjoyable. Tracey the host was gracious, friendly, and very helpful. We dined in the local Thai restaurant (well worth a visit!) and visited Brecon for a boat trip, Hay on Wye (quaint book shops etc), and Aberystwth for the sea.

    Reviewed by TimAug 2018

  • "Fantastic view whatever the weather."

    Friendly hosts and and within fairly easy reach of many trips out.

    Reviewed by GrahamApr 2018

  • "Tracey was a brilliant host and it was all the little touches that made it perfect ."

    ....... on arrival essentials were stocked up....... including a bottle of wine and Cake which are always a must ....... The cottage it self was wonderful and hot tub was extremely well maintained and clean....... Just what was needed for a girly retreat

    Reviewed by SoabiaFeb 2018

  • "The holiday cottage was exactly as described and beautifully clean and modern."

    The views were outstanding and fantastic just to gaze and dream, as if miles away from reality. Good amenities and enough space for a small family. Seasonal décor was minimal but tasteful and ticked all the boxes, we had a most enjoyable stay and could not have been made more welcome by the owners. Would recommend to everyone, don't think you could fail to be happy in this lovely complex, with only four properties on the site, very peaceful as you star watch from the ample sized hot tub. Would go back summer or winter, suitable for every season. Thank you for making our Christmas!

    Reviewed by SDec 2017

  • "Lovely cottage and kept spotless."

    Beds extremely comfy and a fantastic hot tub! Milk, wine and cakes were a lovely, thoughtful extra by owners. A little gem!

    Reviewed by SusanOct 2017

  • "Tracy the owner was wonderful."

    Very welcoming. Home made Victoria sponge was amazing. Great views so peaceful. Cottage was very nice.

    Reviewed by JennyAug 2017

  • "The owners were very friendly."

    Provided us with assistance when needed and gave advice on the local area. Made full use of the hot tub.

    Reviewed by NeilJul 2017

  • "The hosts were amazing."

    Anything that you need they are just a stones throw away. When we arrived there was a bottle of wine and a cake on the side which was such a lovely touch and also Milk in the fridge. The views are amazing to.

    Reviewed by RebeccaJun 2017

  • "The owners of the cottages were friendly and courteous."

    We really felt well looked after. The views from the rear of the property were spectacular.

    Reviewed by RobertMay 2017

  • "The couple who owned the cottage were very kind and made us feel very welcome."

    They were also very helpful when it came to local walks and went the extra mile by supplying us with a lovely home made cake and bottle of wine on arrival. The cottage was very well furnished and was in a beautiful picturesque location. Would definitely stay again.

    Reviewed by JoelMay 2017

  • "The cottage itself is absolutely lovely, it is so homely and comfortable."

    The kitchen was fab with everything we needed, and the little touches that were left by the owners were so thoughtful. They had left some eggs, a full bottle of milk, wine, Welsh cakes and hot cross buns which were a great touch for Easter. The living room is delightful with the patio doors offering a wonderful view and lots of natural light, and it's very cosy in the evening. We were very comfortable in the double bedroom and there is loads of storage space as well which I haven't found in other places we have stayed. I liked not having to live out of our bags for the whole of our stay! The highlight of this fantastic place though has to be the location and of course the hot tub. The cottage is at the bottom of a lane on the owners farm and is in easy reach of the local village and the nearest town. We even visited Aberystwyth. The back patio of the cottage looks over the owners land where there are sheep roaming freely- when we were there, there were lots of lovely lambs who would come up to the fence to visit! I loved it. It's so quiet and peaceful and the views over the hills and landscape are stunning. That brings me to the hot tub though... even though we had cloudy days and it wasn't as warm as we would have liked it, we sure didn't mind that when we got into that hot tub! It was so much fun and so relaxing. The water in the tub was clean and fresh and the owners visit every morning to check it's okay and there aren't any problems. All in all, my fiancé and I felt very lucky that we discovered this gem of a place for such an affordable price and hope to visit again with family in the future. Thank you both for making our anniversary stay so wonderful!

    Reviewed by StaceyApr 2017

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Summary

  • Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x twin
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Kitchen
  • Sitting room with dining area.
  • LPG central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, Smart TV with Freeview, WiFi, selection of books and games
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair on request
  • Off road parking for 2 car
  • Bike storage
  • Patio garden with furniture, hot tub and BBQ
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 3 miles, pub 1 mile
  • Note: Check-in time 5pm
  • Please note: no stag or hen parties or similar
  • Please be mindful of neighbouring holiday makers

The property

This lovely end-terrace cottage offers accommodation for a group of four with two charming bedrooms, a king-size double and a twin.

There is also a well-equipped kitchen and a sitting room with a dining area.

Outside you will find a fantastic hot tub in the patio garden where you can enjoy a glass of champagne surrounded by countryside views.

Note: In the same terrace as Refs 939035 and 932195, together they sleep 12.

Bryngwanoff Cottages

Howey 1.8 miles. These charming cottages are set in an L-shaped terrace in the grounds of the owner’s farm in Howey near Llandrindod Wells. Surrounded by fabulous countryside views, these cottages are ideal for a family getaway or a catch up with friends in rural Mid Wales. Each cottage has been beautifully-presented with well-equipped kitchens, comfortable sitting rooms and dining areas which are perfect for enjoying meals together. With two bedrooms each, a double and a twin room, the cottages offer lovely sleeping accommodation. All of the properties have their own private outdoor space while two have the added benefit of a luxurious hot tub from where you can enjoy the stunning views. The surrounding area is perfect for walking and cycling and the village of Howey offers some options for eating out in the evening. Explore the Welsh Marches, enjoying golfing or fishing and for a fantastic day out the picturesque scenery of the Elan Valley is not to be missed. There are events held throughout the year at the Royal Welsh Showground which is just over six miles away so it is well worth checking what might be on while you’re in the area. These delightful cottages are a perfect base while exploring the area.

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About the location

HOWEY

Llandrindod Wells 1.7 miles; Builth Wells 6.4 miles.

A popular Welsh village set on the outskirts of the spa town of Llandrindod Wells, with a welcoming pub and Thai restaurant. Howey is perfectly located on the main road between historic Builth Wells and Llandrindod, with wonderful walking and cycling routes easily accessible, along with a local golf course and lakes and other days out easily discovered within a short drive. The popular town of Builth Wells, which supports numerous events at the Royal Welsh Showground, is only six miles away and Hay-on-Wye, with its famous literary festival can be reached in just under half an hour’s drive. With the picturesque rural scenery of Mid Wales enclosing Howey, and various outdoor adventures to enjoy nearby, as well as the Brecon Beacons being a short drive away, makes this is a perfect location for any type of holiday you’re looking for.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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If your booking can't take place due to a COVID-19 lockdown in the UK or Ireland, you can request a change of date or receive a full rental charges refund.

Owners may request any evidence that they reasonably require before making a refund. Sykes Holiday Cottages is not agreeing to pay or guarantee any refund from the Owner to you under this Book with confidence.
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