Whole house
1076 ft²
Mountain view
BBQ facilities
Washing machine
Free WiFi
Private Bathroom
Non-smoking rooms

Located in Merthyr Tydfil, just 27 miles from Cardiff University, James' Place @ The Brecon Beacons has accommodations with a shared lounge, water sports facilities, a tennis court and free WiFi. This vacation home is 28 miles from Cardiff Castle and 28 miles from Principality Stadium.

The vacation home is equipped with 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, and a patio with mountain views.

The vacation home offers 4-star accommodations with a hot tub and sun terrace. There's a a playground and a grill at this property and guests can go fishing and canoeing nearby.

University of South Wales – Cardiff Campus is 28 miles from James' Place @ The Brecon Beacons, while Motorpoint Arena Cardiff is 28 miles from the property. The nearest airport is Cardiff Airport, 39 miles from the accommodation.

James' Place @ The Brecon Beacons has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Apr 26, 2018

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.8)


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  • Are there 2 toilets in the house?
    Hi Yes there are 2 shower rooms with a toilet in each. There is a shower room on the ground floor and the first floor Thanks Angela
    Answered on March 16, 2021
  • We are interested in going to bike park Wales when it opens, do you have suitable storage for bikes? Many thanks
    Hi - Yes we do have suitable storage for bikes and an area to wash them down. Thanks
    Answered on January 23, 2021
  • How many dogs are allowed?
    Hi Sorry for the delay in replying but Booking.com had an issue with messages. We have not set a specific number but we would definitely want to know ...
    Answered on March 13, 2021
  • Following on from how many dogs are allowed, we have 2 small dogs, a Pomeranian and a Maltipom. Would that be ok?
    Hi Yes we would be OK with 2 small dogs staying at the cottage. Thanks Angela
    Answered on March 16, 2021
  • Does one bedroom in the house have a sofa bed? If yes what is the size of the bed and is it comfortable to sleep in?
    Hi There are 3 double bedrooms with double beds and 1 single room with adult sized bunk beds. The house sleeps 8 people in total plus there are 2 show...
    Answered on December 13, 2021
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Host Info

Company review score: 9.5Based on 96 reviews from 5 properties
5 managed properties

Company info

We are sister and brother duo Julie and James. We were born in Merthyr Tydfil and this is the culmination of 9 months of our expertise and knowledge to show you the best of our homeland. We have spent many years in this industry - Julie owned and managed a boutique hotel in central London and currently runs our South England portfolio whilst James runs our South Wales Portfolio. We believe in hard work to ensure all our properties have a personality and stylish details to make it an inspirational stay for our customers. Many of our customers return time and time again and we are so proud that “people say the nicest things” – please have a look at our reviews on Booking.com or AirbnB etc. This is truly an independent family business that extends from our mother making the Welsh Cakes to welcome you to Wales, to wives, husbands, sisters and our fabulous children who all have a role so your stay runs as smoothly as a well-oiled machine. Our house keeping team have been hand-picked and take great pride in helping us make your stay to be everything you deserve and that's because ....you’re worth it !! We work hard so you, your family AND your dog can lie back and relax.

Property info

James' Place @ The Brecon Becons is the holiday retreat every family or group is looking for. It is set in idyllic countryside far away from the "maddening crowds". The house has been extended at the back to providing a spacious, open ground floor so you can sit back and gaze at the stars through the glass atrium or throw open the bi-folding doors to welcome in the countryside. We have searched high and low to find interior design touches that will bring a smile to your face and ensure you start to relax as soon as you walk through the door. The uber modern lounge can seat 8 in stylish elegance with 3 white leather sofas and a dining room table and chairs to seat everyone in comfort. 2 double bedrooms upstairs have deep, thick mattresses and the smoothest linen so even the latest "Night Owls" can easily drift off to sleep. The one twin room has double bunk beds that will excite anyone's inner child ! The easily accessible bedroom on the ground floor has a king size bed and a glass wall/door for you to wake up to the most gorgeous view - seeing is believing ! The upmost care has been taken to ensure this is a light airy space with a view from every window. For the Master ...

Neighborhood info

James' Place @ Brecon Beacons is within the Brecon Becons National Park being right next door to Llwyn-on Reservoir which is the largest of the three reservoirs in the Taff Fawr valley. Many of our guests come to walk Pen-Y-Fan and tour the Waterfalls.There are many interesting and exciting activities in the area. Many come for Bike Park Wales or the Black Mountain Adventure centre who take the brave at heart Gorge Walking. For the quieter at hear there is the Blue Mountain Railway.

Language Spoken

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Travel Proud

This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Amenities of James' Place @ The Brecon Beacons
No parking available.
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Freedom to eat when you want
  • High chair
  • Dining table
  • Cleaning products
  • Toaster
  • Oven
  • Dryer
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Linens
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Living Area
Space for everyone to be together
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
Fun for everyone under one roof
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • TV
Room Amenities
Extra comfort
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Private entrance
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Iron
  • Hot tub
Sit back and relax
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Terrace
Common Areas
  • Shared lounge/TV area
Health & Wellness Facilities
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
  • Water sports facilities on site
  • Canoeing Off-site
  • Fishing Off-site
  • Tennis court Off-site
  • Wireless internet
Outdoor & View
Enjoy the view
  • Mountain view
Building Characteristics
  • Semi-detached
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Baby safety gates
  • Playground
  • Smoke-free property
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules James' Place @ The Brecon Beacons takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 4:00 PM

You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.


Until 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of GBP 500 is required. The property charges this 14 days before arrival. That's about 564.00USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Payments by Booking.com

Booking.com takes your payment on behalf of the property for this reservation. During your stay, you can pay for any extras using Mastercard and Visa .


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

A damage deposit of GBP 500 is required. The property charges this 14 days before arrival. That's about 564.00USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about James' Place @ The Brecon Beacons

  • James' Place @ The Brecon Beacons can accommodate this group size:

    • 8 guests

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • Check-in at James' Place @ The Brecon Beacons is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • James' Place @ The Brecon Beacons is 3.7 miles from the center of Merthyr Tydfil.

  • Yes, James' Place @ The Brecon Beacons is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The prices at James' Place @ The Brecon Beacons may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • James' Place @ The Brecon Beacons has the following number of bedrooms:

    • 4 bedrooms

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • James' Place @ The Brecon Beacons offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Playground
    • Fishing
    • Tennis court
    • Canoeing
    • Water sports facilities on site

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at James' Place @ The Brecon Beacons on this page.