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Sweet Briar Shepherds Hut

Llangorse, South Wales & Pembrokeshire (Ref. 1114577)

Coast & Country Holidays rating

  • 2 Guests

  • 1 Bedroom

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets Yes

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  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio


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2 Customer Review(s)

  • David

    “Wonderful location on working farm, in a very quiet field far from main roads and with outstanding views of Brecon Beacons and Black Mountains.”

    Excellent hikes can be taken from the site without needing car. Llangorse lake nearby with water activities. Comfortable shepherd's hut and friendly owners.

    Excellent hikes can be taken from the site without needing car. Llangorse lake nearby with water activities. Comfortable shepherd's hut and friendly owners.

    - David, September 2023


  • Single-storey
  • Studio-style layout with double bed, dining and sitting area with woodburning stove
  • Communal shower room with walk-in shower, basin, and WC
  • Communal kitchen/diner with gas oven, hob, and fridge
  • This property does not have WiFi but there is good 4G
  • Fuel, power, and starter pack for woodburning stove inc. in rent (additional wood for woodburning stove can be purchased from neighbouring farm)
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking available in farmyard a short walk from the property
  • Electric Vehicles: This property does not have a charge point for electric vehicles and charging from within the property is prohibited
  • Enclosed shared garden with lawn, furniture and barbecue, private gravelled area with furniture
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcomed (additional charges apply),dogs not allowed on the bedding
  • The area is surrounded by working farms, please ensure dogs are supervised and kept on a lead
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Please be prepared for all weather eventualities
  • Shop 1.9 miles, pub 1.8 miles

The property

This wonderful shepherd's hut, Sweet Briar, is situated under the dark skies of the serene Brecon Beacons National Park, at the base of the Black Mountains.

Sweet Friar welcomes two guests and two pleasant pooches for an excellent getaway to South Wales.

It offers pet-friendly lodging, an enclosed garden with a barbecue and outdoor furniture, as well as a homely living area and fitted double bed.

You'll find a lovely sofa where you can relax and rest with a crackling woodburning heater to warm you after entering your new home.

You can enjoy an intimate dining experience at the seating for two after preparing a tasty treat in the shared kitchen or go outside to enjoy alfresco mealtimes with the stunning landscapes as your backdrop.

There is also a barbecue for your convenience so you can take advantage of the warmer months.

If you start to get tired, go to a splendid double bed to rest your head.

If not, freshen up in the shared bathroom before going to the local pub to enjoy a refreshing drink.

Whatever you decide to do with your days in South Wales, make Sweet Briar Shepherds Hut your home base.

Note: This property can be booked with Refs. 1114575 and 1114576 together sleeping up to six guests.

Shepherd's Retreat Wales

Situated on a traditional Breconshire working farm in the magnificent setting of the Brecon Beacons National Park, is Shepherd’s Retreat Wales, a lovely group of shepherd’s huts and gypsy-style caravans each hosting a plush double bed, woodburning stove and dining and seating area for two. Set at the base of the Black Mountains and enjoying a tranquil location within a shared, enclosed garden, this group of properties provide an idyllic spot to relax with loved ones and escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Utilise a communal kitchen equipped with a good selection of necessary appliances to cook up a storm, or relish alfresco mealtimes with use of a barbecue; the site also hosts a shared bathroom facility so you can feel refreshed and ready for the day ahead. When you want to explore, a short stroll will bring you to Llangorse Lake, the largest natural lake in South Wales famous for pike fishing; from here you can also try out a wealth of activities at Llangorse Multi Activity Centre, such as pony trekking and riding, rock climbing and zip lining. The magnificent Dinas Castle hillfort resides only a stone’s throw away from your doorstep and is the highest and one of the most impressive structures of its kind in England and Wales. Further afield in Brecon, immerse yourself in the history of the area at The Royal Welsh Regimental Museum ahead of ambling along the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal. Test out your swing at Brecon Golf Club before enjoying a cold beverage in one of the plentiful pubs here; for walking enthusiasts, a challenge awaits in hiking to the summit of Sugar Loaf Mountain or you can stretch your legs that little further and head towards the highest point in the Brecon Beacons, Pen Y Fan. Within accessible reach of Hay-on-Wye, Hereford and Builth Wells, these fantastic properties at Shepherd’s Retreat Wales offer the perfect base for exploring South Wales.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £50.

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About the location


Brecon 6 miles.

This charming village in the Brecon Beacons National Park is a scattered village with a pub with restaurant, serving different menus perfect for treating your loved ones to delicious meals. Within a mile of the village, you will find Llangorse Lake which is the largest natural lake in South Wales. It boasts an ancient crannog and is one of the most scenic places to enjoy a stroll, watch the birdlife or take to its water for a boat ride or to do some fishing. Surrounded by the magnificent Beacons, this is a perfect base for walkers and bikers and the historic cathedral town of Brecon, boasting beautiful Georgian and Jacobean architecture, many museums, a theatre and cinema, individual shops, restaurants, and inns serving real ales and local food, is just six miles away. A beautifully picturesque village in superb countryside.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas