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Happy Horse Cottages - surrounded by stunning scenery
Happy Horse Cottages - from the outside
Seating next to the river
Happy Horse Cottages - outside seating around the fire pit
Happy Horse Cottages - surrounded by stunning scenery
Stunning walks nearby
Happy Horse Cottages - in the spectacular Brecon Beacons
Happy Horse Cottages - visit stunning local waterfalls
Happy Horse Cottages - from the outside

Happy Horse Cottages, Crai, Brecon, Powys

8 - 15 7 Bed 15 Dining

Large Cottages for Family Holidays in Brecon Beacons, Wales

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Happy Horse Cottages, Crai, Brecon, Powys, sleeps 8 - 15 in 7 bedrooms.

The Riverbank Barn conversion offers three luxury self-catering cottages all in the same building with open plan space for all to gather and eat in the largest cottage. Go away togther but enjoy your own space.

There is a games room in the hayloft with table tennis and table football.

Green Gallop, Red Ridge and Blue Brook. Blue Brook has a large glazed timber dinning area with an oak dining table seating 15 and open plan sitting room with leather sofas, so that everyone can eat and socialise together.

The cottages are located on a beautiful 100 acre farm in a secluded valley, set in the heart of the Brecon Beacons National Park in spectacular countryside.

Ideal for horse lovers, with stabling available. The Crai river (SSSI) runs alongside the back of the cottages and the large outdoor sitting - BBQ area and fire pit next to the river. There are fabulous views over the green rolling hills and river from the kitchen and bedroom windows.

The area has abundant wildlife including otters, buzzards and red kites nesting nearby.The picturesque Crai reservoir with brown trout fly fishing is a five minute stroll away. There are numerous walks from the barn, Glacial Lakes – Cnewr Estate – Forestry - Commons – Waterfalls and Roman Roads. Brecon town is 15 miles, whilst the sandy beaches of the Gower Peninsula are only a 45 minute drive. The owners have an extensive knowledge of the local area for those on foot, bicycle or horseback, they also speak Dutch, French and German.

The barn has been thoughtfully converted to a very high standard to provide comfortable self catering accommodation in three separate cottages ideal for privacy within a group.

Oak floors and staircases and Welsh slate compliments the original beams and stonework whilst each property benefits from warm terracotta tiles with underfloor heating, modern showers and a romantic freestanding bath in Blue Brook. Open plan kitchens with cooking island, induction hobs, electric oven, microwaves, dishwasher & fridge. Luxury leather sofas


Dog Friendly

Unfortunately we cannot allow pets.

Disabled Facilities

No sorry.


Free wifi


Open plan cooking island in all kitchens, electric induction hobs, electric ovens, microwave,dishwasher and fridge with small freezer, washing machine

Dining Room

Blue Brook has a large glazed timber dinning area with an oak dining table seating 15. Red Ridge - seats 5. Green Gallop - seats 4

Sitting Room

Blue Brook has large open plan sitting room with leather sofas, so that everyone can socialise together.In Green Gallop and Red Ridge are 2 more.

TV and Music Facilities

In all 3 units are LCD TVs with Sky Freeview & DVDs so kids can do their own thing

Games Room

There is a games room in the hayloft with table tennis and table football.

Heating and Open Fires

Warm terracotta tiles with underfloor heating.


7 Bedrooms - 1X King-size double bedroom–1X double bedroom–3X Twin bedroom- 1X Bunk bedroom ( Full adult size)- 1X Triple bunk bedroom.


Quality linen provided beds made up on arrival.


Blue Brook - Large bathroom with freestanding bath, washbasin & WC. Plus 3x Luxury Shower rooms with washbasin & WC.

Children's Facilities

The River Crai runs at the back of the barns, for this reason the properties are not suitable for young children unless strictly supervised.


Large outdoor area with Picnic tables seating 24 and BBQ. Large paddock play area. Welcome to walk along the river and around the farm.

Swimming Pool

River pools in summer (and winter if very brave).


Ample parking.


No smoking inside cottages.

Booking Information

Short Break; 2 nights £1400. 3 nights £1600. Weekly rate £ 2600. Sleeps 15 people. Change over day Friday
May Bank Holiday-Xmas-New Year £2800 per week. Flexible cancellation policy – please ask.

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Happy Horse Cottages

Please contact the owner for availability dates

Weekly Price
From £2550
2 Night Weekend
From £1400
3 Night Weekend
From £1600

Late Deals

November 2023 Late Deals

2 nights £1200 ( £200 discount)


The Farm is located in the peacefull Crai valley 15 minutes from Brecon – 45 minutes from Swansea, in the Forrest Fawr area.

  • 3 miles from the farm connecting Brecon and Swansea.
  • Abergavenny 45 minutes - Newport - London.
  • Senny Bridge 3 milesBrecon (main town) 14 miles
  • Petrol and Post Office in Sennybridge. Online shopping deliveries come from Tesco, Asda, Sainsburys and Waitrose. Please quote name Bleancrai Farm and LD3 8YR when ordering delivery
  • Senny Bridge several Pubs 3 milesBrecon wide choice of pubs and restaurants
  • Cardiff 1Hr 15min.

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