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Tunnel Cottages

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed in Gwyn for what should of been 4 nights . However on our arrival we were told the studio had been double booked ! Richard and shelia were very hospitable while they found us accommodation for the night ! Also offered a refund for the missed night. We arrived at 12 the following day to a warm (...

Thank Claire D
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed for two nights, me and my partner found the accommodation a perfect base to explore brecon. We were in 'gwyn' the underfloor heating was lovely and the place was perfect for two, the kitchen in a cupboard was so cute. The view from the cottage was stunning and it wasn't hard to find at all. We definitely want to...

1Thank Maddy A
Management response:

Great that you enjoyed your stay so much. We look forward to welcoming you again. Richard & Sheila

Worcestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Arian cottage with my partner for our Anniversary night (without the baby!) and overall had a great time. The cottage itself isn't as remote as it initially sounds and had a couple of issues such as the shower jets not working and the door being a bit dodgy but this wasn't a big deal for us as the...

Thank Tommy-R8
Management response:

Thanks for your feedback. We have fixed the shower problem and sorry about the noise from the dogs next door which the owner inconsiderately left unattended for so long. Glad you mostly enjoyed your stay. Richard & Sheila

Reviewed 15 November 2016

I stayed in Arian cottage for 1 night. The cottage itself was self contained, practical and had all the amenities needed. It was clean, quiet and provided just the tonic needed for a quiet relaxing night away. The under floor heating worked well and the cottage was warm and cosy. The log burner (when lit) made the cottage feel very...

3Thank adjer
Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback. It is so important to help us improve our accommodation.

Reviewed 9 August 2016

Very disappointed. The shower door was Dangerous(other guests complained about this in the guest book) you had to lift it to close it, and the corner of the shower was dirty and the base was split. The Toilet Brush was a health hazard! completely disgusting. We had to lay on top of the Duvet of the bed because the mattresses...

Thank marjmarj
Management response:

We are unable to get spares for the power shower cabin so have been carrying out admittedly temporary repairs, but Dangerpous with a capital 'D'? We will be installing a new shower cabin in September when we have time for planned maintenance. We have never had a compaint about the comfort of the beds, in fact quite the reverse. Apologies...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Stayed with family for a week had a great time. Lovely clean well equipped cottage. It could not have been any better. Small garden area and great views. Can park car opposite, Do need a car. But can walk to station which is useful and friendly local shop. Visited for a family wedding in Pontypridd and our daughters graduation in...

Thank 899Jmm14
Management response:

Really glad you enjoyed your stay and thanks for your positive comments. Richard & Sheila

Reviewed 21 April 2016

We stayed in a studio apartment 'Gwynn' very compact and cosy with underfloor heating and comfortable beds. Not far from the Brecon Beacons national park. Fabulous views.to the front and a hilly rear. Great walk though.

Thank Caroline L
Management response:

Thanks for your positive comments. Richard & Sheila

Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

This was perfect for us. Very cosy. They welcomed us on arrival and allowed us to bring our dog. Ideal location for the Brecons and would recommend the Waterfall Walks for spectacular views, but leave yourself at least 5 hours. Has beautiful views!

Thank jade h
Management response:

Thanks for your positive feedback, We are delighted you enjoyed your stay. Richard & Sheila

Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Glas. Location for our needs. Car is definitely necessary, we liked that most things we wanted to do were within a half hour drive. It's at the top of a steep hill but this was ok for us...easy to find even in the dark. Log burning fire-kept us cosy as we went for a quiet NewYear getaway....

Thank sunshinegirl122
Management response:

Thanks for your comments. We are addressing the problem with the underfloor heating. Thanks for staying. Richard & Sheila

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2016

We stayed here for one night on our way through the Brecon Beacons. It was an ideal base to explore the area. The cottage is very cosy with all the amenities you could need. The only negative is the noise coming from the upstairs cottage but that didn't stop us having a fantastic sleep.

Thank H L
Management response:

Thanks for your comments and thanks for staying. Richard & Sheila

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Self-catering cottages with fantastic views set in 15 private acres on the edge of the Brecon Beacons. We have a 2-bedroom cottage, a 1-bedroom cottage, a ground-floor studio and a first-floor studio with plenty of safe, well lit parking. The ground floor flagstones and first floor boards provide the heating and the windows are hardwood double-glazed. The kitchens are fully equipped and all but the ground floor studio have a wood burning stove. Free broadband. Full Sky package including Sports and Movies ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tunnel Cottages

Address: Blaennantygroes Farm Blaennantygroes Road | Blaennantygroes Road, Cwmbach, Aberdare CF44 0EA, Wales (Formerly Blaen-nant-y-Groes Farm Cottages)
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Southern Wales > Rhondda Cynon Taff > Aberdare > Cwmbach
Price Range: RM210 - RM599 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Tunnel Cottages 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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