Courtyard Cottage

Ref: 1636
Near Hay-on-Wye (View Location on a map)
6 Guests
3 Bedrooms
2 Bathrooms
Accepts 2 Dogs
£638 7 Night Breaks From
£15.19 Average Per Person Per Night
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Courtyard Cottage was handpicked by our team to join our portfolio. Here's just a few of the reasons we think you'll love staying in Courtyard Cottage too!

Stylish and spacious cottage within 5 minute drive to Hay on Wye. Sleeps 5/6 in comfort, ideal for families or groups. Just perfect for celebrations. Pet friendly.

Features You'll Love

  • Dog Friendly
  • WiFi
  • Rural Location
  • Luxury
  • Family Friendly
  • Cot Available
  • Detached Property
  • Golf Courses Nearby

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About Courtyard Cottage

Courtyard Cottage has it all, style, space, sumptuous furnishings and a location that is hard to rival in the Hay on Wye area.

  • In its former life, the cottage had a very different role - a hayloft to the farm serving Maesllwch Castle - subtle and charming hints remain of its history yet today it shines as a fantastic holiday destination for couples, families or groups.
  • The ground floor accommodation, entered via the well-tended garden entrance is perfect for families. It has a bedroom and doors leading to a single bedroom, with an additional pull out child's bed. The two rooms share a linked large family bathroom which has doors to the garden - an ideal suite for families with little ones - convenient and pleasantly quiet with fantastic garden views.
  • The first floor, accessed by a striking red stairway, opens onto the Master Suite which is stunning in both its size and layout. There is a generous four-poster bed which takes centre stage and vying for attention are the original round windows, once used to toss hay to the courtyard below but now showcased as beautiful reminders of the busy past times. The suite also has a feature round basin, echoing the design of the windows and leading off the bedroom is a generous shower and separate toilet.
  • On this floor is the living accommodation which comprises of a simply enormous vaulted and beamed family room. At the rear is a galley style kitchen of generous size with ample storage as well as the usual labour saving devices, including a dishwasher and a washer/dryer.
  • The handcrafted dining table easily seats six and the roomy seating area has 2 sofas as well as an armchair and a log burning stove. There are books to browse, a TV/DVD and a music system. Adults will love the laid back luxury of this family room and little ones will be elated at the space and freedom they have here, whatever the weather may bring!
  • Outside there is a secluded dining area exclusively for Courtyard Cottage guests with sweeping views of the gardens ,well-tended lawns and shade-giving mature trees.
Layout & Further Information

3 Bedrooms sleeping a maximum of 5 adults plus 1 child. 1 Double with adjoining bedroom and a Single bed (additional truckle child's bed). Linked bathroom, bath and shower over all on ground floor. Master with Four Poster bed and ensuite bedroom (shower and separate toilet) on 1st floor.

Lounge/Dining/Kitchen Area 2 sofas, 1 armchair. Log burning stove, feature windows, TV/DVD, HiFi system, large dining table seating 6, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer

Grounds secluded area with sweeping views for sole use of Courtyard Cottage guests, barbecue and outdoor furniture to seat 6, shared extensive manicured lawns and terraces in rural setting.

Additional Information

Short breaks - All year 

WiFi - Yes, high speed broadband

Changeover - Friday

Towels - Yes

Parking - Yes, shared with Corner Cottage

Fuel - Central heating throughout inclusive. Starter pack of logs free

Dogs - 2 at25 each p/w

Travel cot - Yes

Highchair - Yes

Linen - Included as standard

About the Area

If you would like more information on the local area, please call us on 01348 837871 to speak to one of our friendly team.


  • Just a stroll away - enjoy breakfast or lunch overlooking the Wye Valley Canoe Centre or watch the hustle and bustle over a coffee and a bagel Hire a canoe and choose to be collected farther down river or wander further on foot, maybe into Hay itself or perhaps to Whitney where a well-deserved lunch at The Boat Inn is a welcome treat.
  • Neighbouring properties Courtyard, Cobble and Corner Cottages can be booked altogether giving combined accommodation for 20 guests. Courtyard Cottage has a large dining table and enough crockery, cutlery and cooking equipment to facilitate all. An ideal choice for celebrations and special occasions.

Hay on Wye (5 miles)

  • Hay-on-Wye, just a short trip takes you to this fantastic diverse market town. Ideal for stocking up on deli items and great for browsing.
  • The 'Town of Books' is fascinating, There are the famous second-hand bookshops, designer boutiques, a butter market with local produce, antique dealers, retailer's catering for crafts and interiors, there is even a chandelier shop which is truly charming.
  • The Globe Cinema and Theatre is a venue which hosts a variety of eclectic artists and theatrical performances throughout the year.
  • The choice of cafes and restaurants will leave you needing to return time and again. Don't miss Shepherds Ice Cream Parlour, which sells not only delicious ice cream but great coffee and deserts. Foyles is a popular spot for lunch. Felin Fach Griffin gastropub has an excellent reputation and an evening here is a must (booking recommended), a little further afield is The Stag Inn at Titley, different cuisine and also a must do on any trip to Corner Cottage.


  • Home to the famous Hay Literary Festival, Hay Walking Festival, the Dark Skies Festival, Hay Bike Festival, you won't be short of annual events to enjoy.

Hay Castle

  • The restoration of Hay Castle, a part Norman, Jacobean and Victorian castle in the centre of the town into a lively cultural space is imminent, but for a moment you can explore the Castle's grounds and visit the Honesty Bookshop

River Cafe

  • Hire a canoe from the fabulous "River Cafe" in Glasbury, just one mile from Corner Cottage. Meander down the river, then pick your spot for a picnic lunch on the river bank. River Cafe also offer you the opportunity to hire a scooter!

Richard Booth's Book Shop & Caf£

  • is a huge, welcoming space, formerly owned by £King of Hay' Richard Booth, it has been restored with aesthetic flair by the new owner, making it arguably one of the most beautiful bookshops in the world. It includes an exceedingly good caf£ and a 48 seater cinema for rainy days and evenings out.

Town Tours

  • Learn about Hay's fascinating history and quirky characters with Hay Tours. Throughout the year, local volunteers offer expert talks on four different routes lasting an hour or two. Each one brings Hay's history to life, from medieval times right to the present day

Small Breeds Farm and Owl Centre Kington

  • Ideal for families, this enchanting place has a huge of miniature, rare and seldom seen animals.

Red Kite Feeding Station

  • Sit in the specially built hide, feet away from these majestic birds. A sight to behold as 50 birds or more may be seen in the skies at feeding times, their forked tails can be seen high in the sky circling before they dive down to feed.

Outdoor Activities

  • The diversity of outdoor activities in the area means there is something for everybody within a short drive. - walking, hiking, canoeing, rock climbing, potholing or simply taking a mountain drive the unspoilt beauty of this area is captivating!

Hay Bluff and Twmpa, the Black Mountains.

  • This is a full days walk, starting from Hay town centre - you'll end up on top of the world, with spectacular views across to Pen-y-Fan.

Offa's Dyke Path

  • The path runs close to Hay and is a challenging but well worth route, passing some breath-taking scenery along the way.

Wye Valley Walk

  • This walk extends from Chepstow and crosses the Offa's Dyke Path at Hay, and continues to Rhayader, a total distance of 103 miles. Be amazed by what this quiet area of Wales can offer. The scenery along the walk will reveal unspoilt Mid Wales countryside at every turn.

Hereford and Llangorse Lake

  • The market town of Hereford, a short drive away, makes for an excellent day trip. Visit the Cathedral, home to the famous Mappa Mundi and now unique Chain Library
  • Sailing on Llangorse Lake is available for all family, or hire a canoe. The unspoilt beauty of this area is beguiling.
Eat & Drink

See below for a selection of pubs, restaurants, and eateries near Courtyard Cottage.

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The Harp Inn
( 0.7 miles away )

Delicious homemade food, monthly Sunday roasts and a range of real ales in a traditional 18th C inn.

The River Cafe Glasbury
( 0.7 miles away )

Open Wednesday to Sunday 9am til 11pm and for special events. All are welcome for teas, coffees and food served all day.

Black Mountain Lodge
( 0.8 miles away )

An a la carte restaurant with great food, a warm welcome and a relaxed atmosphere.

The Radnor Arms
( 1.1 miles away )

A picturesque country pub serving ales and food.

Xtreme Organix
( 2.2 miles away )

Award winning take away and deli with meat from the organic farm in Llanigon

The Baskerville Arms
( 3 miles away )

A small family run inn, eat & drink in the comfortable bar, the garden or the candle lit restaurant.

The Blue Boar
( 3.2 miles away )

Breakfasts, coffees, lunches, teas, evening meals, table licence, traditional ales, garden restaurant.

Cafe Hay @ The Craft Centre
( 3.2 miles away )

Breakfasts, fresh cakes & coffee, light lunches & teas. Open 7 days a week.

The Sandwich Cellar
( 3.2 miles away )

An extensive range of sandwiches, baps and batons with hot and cold fillings & more ideal for picnics.

Sheperds Ice-cream & Coffee Bar
( 3.3 miles away )

Award winning, delicious, original sheeps milk ice-cream with less than 7% fat & more goodies.

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