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“Magical spot”
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The Old Barn in its glorious setting
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The Old Barn in its glorious setting
The sunny courtyard - perfect for al fresco breakfast
The patio.....
...with that view!
the superbly equipped kitchen
the lovely oak dining table seats up to 12
Relax in comfort after a day in the hills amid the warmth of old oak beams and a roaring fire
the open and spacious living space
The West Bedroom - light, bright and ......
very cosy.
The East Bedroom - extra-wide single beds and, of course, the view!
more beautiful oak beams upstairs
A quiet corner for a read or a doze
The Bat Room - Sugar Loaf views and an ensuite wetroom
triplet lambs receiving extra tlc from the hens as well as their mum!
Feeling blue - bluebells carpet the woodlands above Porth-y-Parc
it's worth the pull up to the summit of Sugar Loaf....less than an hour's walk
summer sunset over Sugar Loaf
Autumn glory at Porth-y-Parc
Sugar Loaf looking very well sugared indeed!
Go Wild!  Nothing beats a cool river dip after a hot summer walk!
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, South Wales, Wales

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biffie
London, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
48 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
“Magical spot”
Reviewed April 12, 2016 for a stay in March 2016

Just returned from a long weekend at the Old Barn with my husband, son and large hound! In a wonderful spot; seems very remote but only 10 minute drive from Abergavenny. Nicely renovated with top quality appliances and an eclectic mix of furniture. Extremely clean and very hospitable owners. Brilliant location for walking with spectacular views. Path leading to Sugar Loaf mountain runs by the side of the property. Lots of excellent restaurants in the area but it was difficult to drag ourselves away from the warm cosy barn!

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Helen S
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Third time here, still perfect, can't wait to come again!”
Reviewed March 10, 2016 for a stay in March 2016

The Old Barn is set in the most perfect peaceful location with amazing walks straight from the door. All you can hear is bird song. The property is "top notch" A beautifully renovated barn, with a stylish modern interior. Everything you could need. An extremely well equipped kitchen. You can see the stars whilst luxuriating in the beautiful roll top bath. The owners are attentive whilst unobtrusive, they truly make you feel like they want your stay to be as good as it possibly can be. Dog also made very welcome.

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: Nothing
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
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mariayres
Bath, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Superb accomodation in a wonderful location”
Reviewed September 14, 2015 for a stay in September 2015

We were made to feel very welcome with our two large hounds. The barn was very well equipped, very clean, plenty of room (there is a large area for boots and walking kit etc.) and so beautifully furnished with a contemporary edge. It didn't rain but if it had, we would still have enjoyed every minute in the cosiness and tranquillity of this accommodation.

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Liked best: It was all great
Traveling group: Extended Family
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sa129076
London
Level 4 Contributor
27 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Fabulous place to stay with beautiful views”
Reviewed July 7, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

The Old Barn has been converted to a high standard, and is in the most fantastic location for walking and views. And if you are a fairly fit cyclist then the hills around Abergavenny and the one leading back to the Old Barn will test you.

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Liked best: Location, views
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Ian N
Denham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“A charming barn conversion in the heart of rural Monmouthshire”
Reviewed May 31, 2015 for a stay in May 2015

The Old Barn is a spacious conversion providing 3 good-sized bedrooms set in the rural heart of the picturesque Monmouthshire. It offers a peaceful setting, with magnificent views of the surrounding countryside including Sugarloaf Mountain but is only a short drive from the amenities of Abergavenny. It is ideally situated for visits to the many local attractions, walking the Brecon Beacons or just relaxing with a glass of wine! In my opinion, it thoroughly deserves all the five star reviews.

Traveling group: Extended Family
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Helen S
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“It would be difficult to imagine a place more perfect”
Reviewed March 6, 2015 for a stay in March 2015

This is our second stay at this beautiful barn. Everything is wonderful, very stylish accomodation, amazing scenery with fantastic walking straight from your door. Honestly quite perfect.

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Liked best: Everything
Liked least: Nothing to find fault with
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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njk100
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“beautiful property, friendly owners, great value”
Reviewed January 4, 2015 for a stay in December 2014

An excellent property with very helpful and friendly owners. We felt very welcome and loved the location with great walks and views. The barn is very beautifully converted and well equipped. One of the best rental properties we have stayed at!

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Traveling group: Friends
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