The Wholehouse

The Wholehouse Wales

A wonderful Welsh retreat for friends and family

If your idea of the perfect Welsh cottage is old oak beams, solid stone walls and home-from-home comforts, you’ll love The Wholehouse. Especially as it has a host of additional delights, including its setting in the Dark Sky Reserve of the Brecon Beacons.

Eat together around the magnificent 22-foot dining table, lined with coloured chairs. Drag yourself from the embrace of a velvety sofa in front of the wood burner to discover special details - a snug beneath the stairs, a lilac piano, the fabulous games barn.

Outside, in 4 acres of secluded gardens, follow fairy trails, tackle the assault course, and let the children play house in the shepherd’s hut. Slow things down in the wood-fired hot tub, and watch the sun dip as you fire up the pizza oven. After some stargazing, head inside for a movie in the cosy cinema room.

The Wholehouse is designed for a crowd, from the four ovens and two dishwashers in the main kitchen to the versatile zip-and-link beds. With eight bedrooms in the main house and two in the self-contained Granary, and with cosy comforts and stunning views, it’s a wonderful retreat for family and friends.

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What we think

What a place! This luxury rustic family retreat, in the heart of the Brecon Beacons, has been lovingly created by owners Kayleigh and Huw on part of their 400-acre family sheep farm. It's just perfect for a big family or group of friends to gather, spend time together and enjoy the incredible surroundings. Book soon as we know this property will be popular!

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What to expect

The Wholehouse What Included

We have tried to think about everything to make your stay at The Wholehouse just perfect. In all of our big houses to rent, we provide all the essential features to cater for a large group. Here’s a list of all the practical provisions we have at the house. If there’s anything you can’t see here but need, just ask as we’ll see what we can do.

  • Luxury linen and fluffy towels
  • A welcome hamper with some local treats
  • Wi-Fi 100 Mbps
  • Wood-fired 8 seater hot tub
  • Cinema room with 4K HD projector
  • Piano
  • Sega Mega Drive Console, family games and lots of books for all ages
  • Log burner with 2 baskets of logs provided
  • Well-equipped kitchen in the Farmhouse with 4 x Neff ovens plus 5 burner induction hob, microwave, toaster and a Fisher and Paykell double freestanding fridge freezer. There's also an under-counter fridge, separate freezer and 2 dishwashers
  • Second kitchen in The Granary
  • 56 bottle wine cooler and commercial beer fridge
  • Nespresso coffee machine (pods provided)
  • Large 22ft dining table seating 20 guests (or 24 with an extension)
  • BBQ (gas), pizza oven and picnic benches for outside dining
  • Children’s shepherd's hut playhouse and mud kitchen in the garden, along with a trampoline, footballs, rugby balls and other outdoor games

Brecon Beacons

In a secluded spot in the Brecon Beacons, surrounded by fields and some fabulous walking paths.

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