Overview of Fabulous Character Cottage in Hay

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5.0 / 5Exceptional
6 reviews


  • Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space


What's nearby

Popular LocationBookends4 min walk
Popular LocationHay Castle5 min walk
RestaurantThe Swan at Hay2 min walk
RestaurantBlue Boar3 min walk

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Free cancellation at this stay

You can change or cancel this stay if plans change. Because flexibility matters.

    About this area


    Located in Hereford, this vacation home is in an area with great shopping. Bookends and Richard Booth's Bookshop are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Brecon Beacons National Park and Pwll-y-wrach Nature Reserve. Small Breeds Farm Park and Owl Centre and Hergest Croft Gardens are also worth visiting. Our guests love the property's quiet location.

    Popular Location

    What's nearby

    • Bookends - 4 min walk
    • Hay Castle - 5 min walk
    • The Old House - 6 min walk
    • Richard Booth's Bookshop - 7 min walk
    • The Lion Street Gallery - 7 min walk

    Getting around

    • Builth Road Station - 31 min drive
    • Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.) - 96 min drive


    • The Swan at Hay - 2 min walk
    • Blue Boar - 3 min walk
    • Red Indigo - 4 min walk
    • Isis - 4 min walk
    • Sandwich Cellar - 5 min walk

    About this property

    Fabulous Character Cottage in Hay

    Adults-only vacation home in Hereford
    Located in Hay on Wye, 5 minutes from the centre, with original stone cottage features and a wood burning stove*, our 1 bedroom cottage is perfect for a romantic getaway, to indulge in quiet luxury, or comfortable business travel. It is also convenient for walking on Offa's Dyke, on Hay Bluff and the Black Mountains. Enjoy a fun and fabulous stay! *Please note that regrettably the stove is out of action at the moment. We are awaiting chimney repairs to make it safe The cottage retains its beautiful original features of stone slab floors, traditional wood panelling, with exposed details of stone walls and timbers. It has been beautifully and stylishly modernised and refurbished throughout. Downstairs, the cosy front living room has a wood and coal burning stove. The kitchen is well-equipped for your cooking needs with a gas hob and electric oven. There is an irresistibly stylish Bosch fridge with freezer and also a washer-dryer with a quick wash setting. The sunroom/dining room to the rear of the property has double patio doors which open out to the pretty cottage garden and seating area with Weber barbecue. Upstairs the cottage it has been opened out to provide an en-suite bathroom and dressing room off the master bedroom, which has a fabulous Tempur super-king size fully adjustable electric bed! Sit up or lay down - it's luxury fit for a king or queen.
    Guest accommodations at this vacation home offer fireplaces and DVD players. Accommodations offer separate living rooms. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and irons/ironing boards.

    Entire place

    You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

    Property amenities


    Internet access

    Parking and transportation

    Onsite parking




    1 bedroom
    Bed sheets provided


    1 bathroom
    Towels provided
    Hair dryer

    Living spaces

    Living room
    Dining room
    Wood stove


    DVD player
    Video library

    Outdoor areas



    Washing machine and dryer




    No pets allowed


    Smoke-free property

    Services and conveniences

    Iron/ironing board


    Sleeps 2
    Property does not allow children



    Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM


    Check-out before 10:30 AM

    Special check-in instructions

    • Guests will receive an email from the property manager with check-in and check-out instructions.


    • Pets not allowed

    Children and extra beds

    • This property welcomes adults only.

    Property payment types


    Important information

    You need to know

    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
    Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
      Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited.

    Property is also known as

    • Fabulous Character In Hay
    • Fabulous Character Cottage in Hay Hereford
    • Fabulous Character Cottage in Hay Private vacation home
    • Fabulous Character Cottage in Hay Private vacation home Hereford

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    Guest reviews



    5 - Excellent
    4 - Good
    3 - Okay
    2 - Mediocre
    1 - Poor
    Service and Staff
    Property condition

    5/5 Excellent

      Just brilliant!

      This is so perfect,we were warm and cosy and had a fantastic time;i would highly recommend this property,and shall definitely be going back there!

      5/5 Excellent

        Louise and H's UK tour!


        5/5 Excellent

          quaint cosy warm want for nothing

          ist time self catering and this place was a great find, lovely warm cosy cottage, everything you need is there andwell equippe dkitachen etc home from home. parking easy in side roads no problem. Owner Jaquie was very helpful . very informative booklet on everything to do with the cottage which was extremely helpful as we didn't have a clue. Can recommend. Cottage is opposite a lovely old church and riverwalks nearby. and is only bout 100to 200 yds from centre of Haybut is very quiet. The Bed is an adjustable tempur mattress bed which got me asleep easily plentyof wardrobe storage etc. Just a really nice little place to stay

          5/5 Excellent

          • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

          Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019

          5/5 Excellent

            Beautifully presented, cosy cottage in a perfect location

            The cottage was just as described on the website, in fact even better.Excellent communication with the owner Jacquie and we were sent plenty of useful information before check in.The property was exceptionally clean and very well equipped.Kitchen equipment and bed linen etc were of a high standard.We easily found free parking close to the cottage.There were some beautiful quirky features in the cottage which we loved and there was absolutely everything provided with ,great attention to detail . It was also a very quiet and peaceful location despite being so close to the main shopping centre of Hay.We had an extremely relaxing weekend in this delightful location, purchased a large number of books and hope to return !