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The Pheasant Two

Raglan, South Wales & Pembrokeshire (Ref. 983855)

4.6

Very good

Sykes rating

Features

  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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31 Customer Reviews

  • "Very nice cottage."

    Owner lovely and helpful. Good facilities and everything worked!

    Reviewed by PhilipOct 2021

  • "Very comfortable accommodation in a great rural location and a very friendly welcome would definitely stay here again"

    Reviewed by MSep 2021

  • "Such a fantastic location to use as a base to explore the area."

    So peaceful !

    Reviewed by JosephAug 2021

  • "We had a lovely time at The Pheasant 2."

    The cottage was comfortable, clean and excellent value for money. The host are welcoming and the facilities are great. We had a TV with a dvd player with a selection of dvds and all the amenities for self catering. Thank you for a lovely time and your wonderful hospitality.

    Reviewed by SameeraJul 2021

  • "A beautiful place in a fabulous location."

    Reviewed by EiraJul 2021

  • "Had a lovely 12 day stay at The Pheasant Two , Lovely area ."

    .super friendly hosts who were also very kind to us .Great views ...excellent cleaniness...comfy bed... adequate equipment....would recommend also hope to return another time ....Thank you

    Reviewed by LJul 2021

  • "A convenient centre for exploring Monmouthshire and the Wye Valley."

    Beautiful views from the cottage.

    Reviewed by JanetJun 2021

  • "Enjoyed every bit of the stay."

    Beautiful views and front garden.Rural location for a peaceful holiday.Good pubs near by.Cottage owners are really helpful and caring.My little girl loved the place.She really liked the cottage owner and was calling her Granny.After leaving from the Pheasants ,we felt like we miss them badly.Will definitely go back.

    Reviewed by AnoopMay 2021

  • "The view from the cottage was lovely."

    Had we had better weather we would have enjoyed sitting in the garden enjoying it, but the seating inside gave the same panorama. The owners were very welcoming and helpful. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and will be very likely to go again.

    Reviewed by KathleenMay 2021

  • "Following an issue with our original booking where we were double booked we were offered Pheasant Two, a bit further away from home but it turned out to be far better than we expected."

    From being met by Carmen the owner as we arrived, finding a lovley warm inviting little cottage with a well equipt kitchen and fresh tea and coffee,nice comfy lounge with dining table, Freeview TV, comfy sofa and chairs to the nice powerful shower, comfy bed (we only used one...of the two available) and good wi-fi, it was everything you'd expect and wast most welcome for our first break away in nearly a year. Lovley location and easy to get places if you have a car. Take a wander around the houses large farm which gives some lovley views over the area. We did trips to Abergeveny, Monmouth, Usk, Raglan, Chepstow where theres some lovley walks (The Eagles Nest nr Chepstow recommended but theres a lot of steps .. hint go left from the lower car park and whilst its a steep climb up, you then come down the steps..all 380+ of them rather than have to climb up them!). Only other thing to advise is that there are still a lot of restrictions in place so we found a lot of places closed and places to visit or restuarants/pubs a bit difficult to get into as you needed to pre-book and most were full......But all in all a lovley place and I'd recommend to anyone for a nice gentle break....

    Reviewed by PaulApr 2021

  • "I stayed at the property long term."

    Fantastic property, very friendly and helpful owners, can't thank them enough for making me feel so welcome and making my stay so enjoyable! Would highly recommend and hope to return!

    Reviewed by SaraApr 2021

  • "No all perfect"

    Reviewed by JaneOct 2020

  • "Very welcoming hosts not intrusive but there if we needed anything."

    They kept us informed as to where to go and not to go with the local Covid restrictions., and places to eat out localy. We have had a wondeful week and will go back againg also i would recomend this cottage the others they get a 5 star rating from us.

    Reviewed by LesleyOct 2020

  • "Comfortable semi-detached cottage on a working farm in a beautiful, quiet, rural area."

    Friendly and informative owners live nearby. The cottage gave us a good base for visiting the many historical sites nearby.

    Reviewed by IanSep 2020

  • "A gorgeous base for a weekend break with everything you could need and more."

    The owner was really friendly and gave us some fantastic recommendations for the area.

    Reviewed by JamesAug 2020

  • "A restful and relaxing location with plenty of attractions and facilities all around."

    Carmen and Gwilym are very kind hosts, always pleasant and helpful

    Reviewed by KeriAug 2020

  • "We had a really lovely break and we found the cottage to be more than just a base from which to explore the area, it was a home from home!"

    The cottage was immaculately clean, lovely fresh bedding and towels were provided and it is tastefully and attractively furnished. We felt like we could immediately unpack and relax without any worries or concerns. The cottage is very well equipped, we stayed for 4 nights and we didn’t feel that we lacked anything. The owners are very hospitable and helpful, they were available for a friendly chat and and provided useful information about the area and local facilities. As regards the surrounding area and location...absolutely stunning! The well maintained and beautiful garden just outside our front door was a real highlight! As a family who love to be outside enjoying nature and creation, having that little paradise on our doorstep really added that special something to our holiday. We would have no qualms about returning and we can not fault anything, a big thank you to the owners for doing such a wonderful job!

    Reviewed by HelenJul 2020

  • "Clean and well maintained holiday accommodation."

    Quiet and self contained. Owner very friendly and helpful. Parking right outside, fantastic views from front windows across the Usk valley, all on one level, fully functional kitchen with microwave, fridge with top box freezer compartment, washing machine and tumble dryer in shared utility room next to accommodation, electric shower, FreeSat TV, Broadband ok for surfing and limited streaming but not high speed usage.

    Reviewed by JonathanDec 2019

  • "We enjoyed our stay."

    Spotlessly clean, spacious and well equipped. Hosts were very welcoming. A lovely rural location and ideal for exploring the beautiful Wye Valley. Very much recommend.

    Reviewed by NickOct 2019

  • "Great place to stay, has everything you need."

    Close to a local shop, pub and a great base. The owners were lovely, live on site but never intruded. We had perfect weather and the garden was perfect to relax and enjoy the holiday.

    Reviewed by JenniferAug 2019

  • "Some additional saucepans would be helpful, only two available one medium sized and a milk pan which made it a little problematic when trying to prepare a cooked meal."

    But we had a lovely weekend, owners were really pleasant and helpful, would definitely book again in the future

    Reviewed by RobertAug 2019

  • "This is the 3rd or 4th time we have been here and we plan to go again."

    The outlook is beautiful countryside,the premises are clean and comfortable,the hosts extremely helpful.

    Reviewed by ElizabethAug 2019

  • "We thoroughly enjoyed our few days at 'The Pheasant' - the accommodation was well appointed, comfortable, with good facilities and easy parking."

    We were 'new; to that part of Wales, but found the small towns and villages fascinating, with an abundance of castles and places of interest. The owners lived on site and were available if needed, friendly and helpful, without ever being intrusive. Delightful few days and would certainly consider returning in the future.

    Reviewed by Gordon DenisJul 2019

  • "Lovely place,lovely cottage,lovely people what more can you say"

    Reviewed by FrederickJul 2019

  • "A lovely, comfortable and relaxing location."

    Friendly owners.

    Reviewed by ColinMay 2019

  • "The property was as we remembered very clean, comfortable and well equipped ."

    Reviewed by SueMay 2019

  • "We can thoroughly recommend staying at The Pheasant 2."

    Recently refurbished, it is fresh, clean, modern, spacious and comfortable. Set on a farm just off the road, it is easy to access and has its own allocated parking space. The owners are welcoming, friendly and offer helpful advice about the local area. The beds are comfortable with good quality bedding and linen. The whole place is immaculately clean, well-organized and equipped with everything thing you need plus a few thoughtful extras. The location is excellent for visiting Monmouth, Abergavenny, Crickhowell, Tintern Abbey and Raglan Castle. There is a Nisa (Coop) store close by in Raglan, a Coop in Usk and a larger Morrisons in Abergavenny. We stayed here a week and hope to come back again as its convenient for a quick get away.

    Reviewed by DeborahMar 2019

  • "Lovely cottage."

    Beautiful setting. Most of all have to praise the hosts Carmen and Gwillym. So friendly and approachable. Nothing too much trouble. We will definitely make a return visit. We had such a lovely relaxing and pleasant stay. The views from the windows were breath taking. The cottage was clean, modern and had everything needed including complimentary tea coffee sugar and milk. Also provided were thick, fluffy towels, quality bed linen, hairdryer along with TV Dvd (DVDs Also) WIFI, washer and dryer and fully equipped kitchen. Thank you so much to Carmen and Gwillym. We feel like we have made new friends that we look forward to seeing again very soon.

    Reviewed by JohnFeb 2019

  • "Wonderful place, wonderful hosts, wonderful location!"

    Thank you, we will be back!

    Reviewed by IainAug 2018

  • "A lovely, cosy cottage with great views out the front to the Brecon Beacons."

    The location is good for Brecon Beacons and the Wye Valley - we enjoyed canoeing, castles and the market towns. Hosts Carmen and husband were the most friendly couple who made us feel extremely welcome. A particular highlight was when the hosts brought their tractor down to the cottage for our 4 year old son to sit in! We will be back. The pin on the location map is in the wrong place - we turned into the wrong farm. This cottage is right next to the turn for Llandenny.

    Reviewed by RachelAug 2018

  • "We had a very pleasant week long stay at The Pheasant Two."

    We were meet by owners, who were very welcoming, and gave us a tour of the property. Milk, tea, coffee, sugar and biscuits were provided for our stay, plus some leaflets and information about local amenities. The owners were friendly and helpful. The accommodation was well equipped and comfortable, and was set in pleasant rural surroundings. and ideal spot exploring South Wales and within reach of the Brecon Beacons The pretty town of Usk was not far away, with a well stocked small supermarket and free parking. Would recommend this property.

    Reviewed by GynetteJul 2018

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The Brace

The Brace lies in a peaceful spot in the Monmouthshire countryside between Usk and Raglan, on the outskirts of the village of Llandenny. The farm plays host to two wonderful holiday cottages, The Pheasant 1 & 2. Surrounded by lawned gardens and situated adjacent to the owner’s farmhouse, the properties have been lovingly converted from a former redbrick outbuilding. Both properties are single-storey and feature a clean and contemporary interior with modern kitchens, wooden floors and tasteful furnishings. Outside there is an off-road parking space per cottage, as well as large shared lawn areas that are fenced off from the road and offer the perfect place for relaxing with kids. The cottages at The Brace are situated just outside of the village of Llandenny, a rural settlement that consists of a number of houses, a pub and plenty of walking trails. Nearby is the market town of Usk with plenty of small shops and places to eat, as well as a castle and fascinating Town Trail with 28 sites of historic interest acknowledged by Blue Plaques. Raglan is also close by with its own castle and the city of Newport is within driving distance offering plenty of modern amenities.

The property

This wonderful single-story cottage is situated at The Brace, a farm nestled in the countryside of rural Monmouthshire.

The semi-detached property is one half of a converted red-brick outbuilding.

Converted to a very good standard, with sleek fittings and furnishings, it would make an ideal getaway for a couple or family.

There is a contemporary kitchen within an open-plan living area with sitting and dining spaces, a large family bathroom as well as two tasteful bedrooms.

Summary

  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x single
  • Bathroom with shower, WC and basin
  • Living area with kitchen, dining and sitting areas
  • Gas heating
  • Electric hob and oven, fridge with ice box
  • TV, WIFI
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for one car
  • Shared lawn garden to front and rear of property, garden areas fenced off from the road
  • Sorry, no smoking and no pets
  • Pub 1 miles
  • Shop 2.5 miles
  • Note: Shared laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer

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About the location

RAGLAN

Usk 5 miles; Monmouth 7 miles; Abergavenny 8.5 miles

A quaint, rural village resting amid the countryside of Monmouthshire and dominated by its idyllic 15th century castle. Raglan's village centre hosts a small selection of local amenities including a fish and chip shop, a pub and a couple of shops. Lovers of walking, cycling and all things outdoors can enjoy the easy access to both the Brecon Beacons National Park and the Wye Valley AONB resting on the England-Wales border. Raglan sits in the middle of a beautiful triangle connecting the fascinating towns of Usk, Abergavenny and Monmouth, all promising a fun-packed day out in their own individual way.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
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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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