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Penlanfach Cottage

Glanaman, South Wales & Pembrokeshire, SA18 2YB (Ref. 1073645)



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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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6 Customer Review(s)

  • “Beautiful cosy cottage in a great relaxing location for exploring South Wales.”

    Emma was lovely and friendly and made us feel very welcome. Thank You again for the lovely welcome box. Definitely hope to visit again one day.

    - Jacqueline, September 2021

About the property

Resting in the countryside village of Glanaman, on the edge of Brecon Beacons National Park, is this semi-detached cottage, Penlanfach Cottage.

Penlanfach Cottage is a sweet setting for your next romantic getaway, or for a small family or group of friends wanting to explore this beautiful part of South Wales, within easy reach of Swansea, the South Wales coastline and Brecon Beacons.

Park on the off-road driveway, which can fit two cars, before entering the sitting room, which has two relaxing sofas and a TV to enjoy quieter evenings by the woodburning stove that takes centre stage.

Head into the kitchen/diner to whip up an evening meal and settle down round the dining room table, where you could also enjoy a game of cards.

On the ground floor, you will also find a cloakroom to store shoes and coats, and a handy utility room with WC, washing machine and tumble dryer.

Upstairs there is a nicely finished bedroom with a king-size bed for when sleep calls and an en-suite shower room with basin and WC.

Outside there is a front garden with lawn, patio and furniture to enjoy a picnic lunch, and to the rear there is a large patio with a summer house hosting a double bed and ample seating to savour an evening glass of wine.

Glanaman has a playground, a beautiful river running through, a range of shops to keep you occupied and grab any essentials, as well as takeaways, tea rooms and pubs for if you don't feel like cooking.

Enjoy days out to Llyn Brianne Dam, also nearby you’ll find Garnant Golf Club with fantastic views, and Glynhir golf course a little further away.

There are also walking and cycling routes along the river sidewalk in the Amman Valley and beyond.

Based in the foothills of the Brecon Beacons National Park, home to the spectacular Henrhyd Falls, numerous castles including Paxton’s Tower which are within easy reach of the property, as well as great walking and cycling routes, but if you can drag yourself away to explore the other side of the Glanaman Valley where you will find Cwm Clydach nature reserve and you may see spotted flycatchers, redstarts and dippers.

For a fantastic trip to South Wales with your partner, choose Penlanfach Cottage.


  • Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size with en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC, 1 x double in external summerhouse
  • Ground-floor cloakroom/utility with basin and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove
  • Gas central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, TV, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Driveway with parking for 2 cars
  • Front garden with lawn, patio and furniture
  • Enclosed rear garden with patio and furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 0.6 miles
  • Note: Please note, the second bedroom is located in the exterior summerhouse, which is a secure lockable summerhouse fitted with electrics as any bedroom would be

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About the location


Penygroes 7.5 miles; Llandeilo 9 miles; Swansea 17 miles; Carmarthen 21.5 miles.

Glanaman is a former mining village, nestled in a river valley on the banks of the River Amman, with easy access to Swansea and the South Wales coastline. The village is perfectly situated on the edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park, opening up a wealth of days out and opportunities to explore the Mountains of South Wales for walkers and mountain bikers. Llandeilo, a popular market town, is just nine miles away and offers boutique-style shops and a relaxed café culture, as well as being the home of the Dinefwr National Trust Deer Park. Explore the other side of the Glanaman Valley and you will find RSPB Cwm Clydach, where you may see spotted flycatchers, redstarts and dippers, flitting up and down the Lower Clydach River. A great base for discovering the rugged beauty of South Wales.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas