AboutAre you a family or activity group looking for a: Friendly/Comfortable/Quiet Bunkhouse/Cottage? For up to 6 people? In stunning mountain landscape near Abergavenny, South-East Wales? Would you like to explore the Blaenavon World Heritage Site - with its stone tramways, ironworks, Big Pit Mining Museum underground tour and the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal from the doorstep by foot, bicycle, horseback or car ? Or walk in the Black Mountains and the Brecon Beacons? Then read on, Middle Ninfa Farm Bunkhouse/Cottage in the Brecon Beacons National Park offers comfortable year-round accommodation in a converted 400 year old barn on the 23 acre mountain farm. The rustic charm of the stone building has been retained whilst ensuring modern comforts including TV, hot shower, coal effect gas fire set in a local stone fireplace and a compact, well-equipped kitchen. Downstairs is the sitting and dining area with table and chairs,double sofabed, kitchen area with gas cooker, fridge and microwave, and shower room with toilet and handbasin. Spiral stairs lead to mezzanine floor with four single beds.
The 23 acre farm is located about half way up the 1860 feet high Blorenge mountain, facing East over the Usk Valley and Skirrid mountain.The farm is managed in an environmentally friendly way with abundant wildflowers, willow coppice,orchards and young woodland. The beech trees, pollarded in the remote past, which bound the farm on its top side, merge with woodland around the Punchbowl, owned by The Woodland Trust. Here is the long distance bridlepath which almost circles the Blorenge and the lake which attracts fishermen. The views are outstanding, also the wildlife.
Croquet lawn / tennis court available when weather allows, also farm vegetables, fruit and salads.Ample parking,cycle storage and grazing for horses. Please note there is an 8 metre wide pond [45 cm deep] situated opposite the bunkhouse.
Linen available for hire by arrangement only.
- Number of Rooms / Units
|Room / Unit Type||Room / Unit Tariff*|
|Bedspace||from £10.00 to £11.67 per person per night|
|Single-bedded||from £60.00 to £70.00 per room per night|
*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.
Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.
Booking & Payment Details
- Euros accepted
- Cooking facilities
- Children welcome - Children welcome from any age
- Children's outdoor play area
- Cots available
- Drying facilities
- Golf available (onsite or nearby)
- Tennis onsite
Linen & Bedding
- Bedding for hire
- Linen for hire
- Hot water
- Showers available
- Private parking
- Designated smoking area
- Dogs/pets accepted by arrangement
- Working farm
- Hen/Stag Dos Welcome
Map & Directions
From the A465/A40 Hardwick roundabout take the A465 Heads of the Valley road towards Merthyr Tydfil. Take first exit left to Llanfoist and at edge of village turn left onto B4269 towards Llanellen. After the houses and one field ,just after Grove Farm on left, fork right steeply up lane for 3/4 mile to the farm: over canal[1/4 mile], past bungalow farm on right[1/4 mile], then lower and Middle Ninfa share next drive [1/4 mile] on right.Middle Ninfa is left fork.Grid Ref. SO285116
By Public Transport:
Nearest bus Llanfoist 1.5 miles Train station Abergavenny 3.5 miles.
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