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Overview of A Stylish Family House Close to the Centre of Hay-on-wye

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Living room
2 bedrooms, Internet
Private Kitchen
2 bedrooms, Internet

A Stylish Family House Close to the Centre of Hay-on-wye

4.9/5 Exceptional

Popular amenities

  • Outdoor Space

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationBookends5 min walk
    Popular LocationHay Castle6 min walk
    Popular LocationRichard Booth's Bookshop7 min walk

Space details

2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, sleeps 5
775 sq ft
Bedroom 1
    2 single beds
Bedroom 2
    1 queen bed
Common area
    1 sofa bed
Bathroom 1
    Combined bath/shower

About this property

Entire place

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

A Stylish Family House Close to the Centre of Hay-on-wye

Adults-only holiday home in Hereford
This recently renovated Victorian house is located just 5 minutes walk from the centre of Hay-on-Wye. It is the ideal base for a holiday break spent browsing the many bookshops in Hay, or exploring the beautiful local landscape, whether that be on foot, by bike or on the river.
The house is well suited to families and couples looking for a relaxing getaway and is furnished throughout with bespoke furniture, handmade by the owner in his local workshop. These pieces include the beautiful kingsize bed and the exceptionally comfortable bunk beds.
The well equipped kitchen is provided with a washer/dryer, as well as tea and coffee and other cooking essentials.
A sheltered garden to the rear provides a lovely place to enjoy a summer meal.
Unusually for Hay-on-Wye the property benefits from off-street parking.
Hay-on-Wye is a friendly and bustling market town with a fantastic selection of unique shops and plenty of fabulous places to eat. It's unrivalled reputation for second hand bookshops is well known as is the annual Hay Literary Festival.
Our location at the foot of the Black Mountains gives easy access to stunning hillwalking and there are endless opportunities for exploring by bike, both on and off road. Hay is located on both the Offa's Dyke long distance path and the Wye Valley Walk.
Your host can provide advice and maps to assist with these activities, as well as offering tips for exploring the beautiful river Wye by canoe (available to hire locally).
Rooms open to patios. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Andy Dix

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Internet access

Parking and transport

  • Car recommended


  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sofa bed


  • 1 bathroom
  • Combined shower/bath

Outdoor areas

  • Patio


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Location highlights

  • In a rural location

Things to do

  • Cave exploring nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Golf nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Sledging nearby


  • Sleeps 5
  • Unit size: 775 sq ft (72 sq m)



Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions; you will also receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, which will enable you to manage your booking


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

This property welcomes adults only

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 may be 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
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited

We should mention

A car is recommended for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

Stylish Family House Centre Hay-on-wye
Stylish Family Centre Hay-on-wye
Stylish Family Hayonwye
A Stylish Family House Close to the Centre of Hay on wye
A Stylish Family House Close to the Centre of Hay on wye

About this area


Located in Hereford, this holiday home is in a rural area. Whitney Bridge and Longtown Castle are local landmarks, and some of the area's attractions include Small Breeds Farm Park and Owl Centre and Hergest Croft Gardens. Discover the area's water adventures with sailing and fishing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking and cave exploring. Guests appreciate the property's central location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Bookends - 5 min walk
  • Hay Castle - 6 min walk
  • Richard Booth's Bookshop - 7 min walk
  • Whitney Bridge - 9 min drive
  • Pwll-y-wrach Nature Reserve - 14 min drive

Getting around

  • Builth Road Station - 31 min drive


  • Blue Boar - 4 min walk
  • Red Indigo - 4 min walk
  • Sandwich Cellar - 5 min walk
  • Shepherds Ice Cream Parlour - 6 min walk
  • Eve's of Hay - 6 min walk

Frequently asked questions

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5/5 Excellent

All the amenities in a great location
Lovely apartment with full amenities. Short walk one way and you're at the bookshops. Short walk the other way and you're at the foot of the hills.

5/5 Excellent

Absolutely fabulous and we will be visiting again
The property is absolutely perfect in terms of location and then add on to that it is beautifully clean and impeccably furnished - perfect! Also, brilliant for kids as our 7 year old had her own room but it was right next to ours just in case she did wake up xxx

5/5 Excellent

Ideal location
The property is in the ideal location - easy walking distance to the lovely town of Hay on Wye and for exploring the Brecon Beacons. The house was comfortable and thoughtfully stocked with everything we needed. Spotlessly clean. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

4/5 Good

Very comfortable cottage in great location
Very comfortable cottage in great location. had the added advantage of off-street parking. Well-stocked kitchen cupboards for utensils, etc.

5/5 Excellent

A very nice house, fine location
A very nice, spacious house near the centre of Hay on Wye. The location is perfect for a short walk along the river or to do some (book!)shopping in Hay. We had a very good time.