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Woodpecker 2

Llanafan Fawr near Builth Wells, Mid Wales & Cardigan Bay (Ref. 951511)

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  • Icon/Feature/Swimming Pool Swimming pool
  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Sauna Sauna
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/Games room Games Room


2 Customer Reviews

  • "A lovely location, very comfortable accommodation and friendly, helpful staff."

    We really enjoyed our stay and look forward to going back. The location may be a challenge for those who can't manage without a mobile signal or fast internet connection.

    Reviewed by SharonJun 2019

  • "The only hiccup we encountered was no mobile signal and wifi was none existent - we werent bothered by this but our teenage daughter was !"


    Reviewed by MichelleAug 2018

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The property

Llanafan Fawr 2 miles.

A light and airy first floor apartment with fantastic valley views across the lake to the mountains, beautifully secluded within a cluster of holidays homes boasting great facilities including an indoor swimming pool, close to the village of Llanafan Fawr and 8 miles from Builth Wells, home of the Royal Welsh Showground.

Set in beautiful countryside and surrounded by woodland providing an ideal location for nature lovers with an array of wonderful walking from the doorstep.

Perfect for couples and small families, looking to get away to fantastic tranquil countryside yet being able to make the most of the heating indoor poor and leisure facilities.

The interior is cosy and welcoming, perfect to relax after a day exploring the undulating Mid Wales countryside.

There is a double bedroom with views towards the lake and en-suite shower room.

A modern, well equipped kitchen, perfect for a leisurely breakfast whilst you plan your days adventures, opens onto a cosy living room with mountain views.

Fishermen will love the fishing lake, but you will need a rod licence.

Watch the red kites soaring overhead as you discover the spectacular unspoilt countryside take a trip into the market towns of Builth Wells, home of the Royal Welsh Showground, Llandrindod Wells and Rhayader before heading into the Elan Valley with its imposing Victorian Dams and reservoirs within the Cambrian Mountains.


  • All first floor
  • One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin and WC
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with sofa bed
  • No mobile coverage at the property
  • Electric heaters
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, TV with FreeSat, DVD, WiFi (in communal areas only), selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 1 car
  • Communal grounds with furniture and BBQ
  • Shared use of indoor swimming pool (9am to 7pm), sauna, tennis court, games room, children's play area and fishing lake (rod licence required)
  • External games room with pool table and table tennis
  • On-site laundry (£4 per load)
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 4.5 miles, pub 2 miles
  • Note: Property accessed by 14 external wooden steps, shared with another property
  • Note: Sloping ceiling in some rooms
  • Note: Water from local spring. Please Note: The swimming pool and Sauna are currently closed due to Covid.

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About the location


Builth Wells 7 miles.

The tiny, rural village of Llanafan Fawr is peacefully situated amidst beautiful, unspoilt countryside and boasts an old church and Powys' oldest pub, The Red Lion, which serves fine, traditional fare. Sheltered by the slopes of the Llanafan Valley and close to the wonderful Wye Valley, the surrounding area is renowned for its walking and mountain biking opportunities, while fishing and birdwatching enthusiasts are well catered for with the Wye and Irfon Rivers close by. The picturesque market town of Builth Wells provides a variety of interesting crafts stores and hosts many collectors' fairs, while the annual Royal Welsh Show brings an explosion of colour to the town every July. With the beautiful Brecon Beacons National Park and the spectacular Black Mountains within easy reach, this wonderful location is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts or those just wishing to relax amidst wonderful scenery.

Please Note: The swimming pool and Sauna are currently closed due to Covid.

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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