Welcome to “3 Alice Springs Lodge,” an elegant 5 star countryside cottage near Usk, Wye Valley, providing a dream retreat for small families or couples. Able to comfortably accommodate four guests within its two bedrooms and two bathrooms, this five-star property is a fusion of modern design and pastoral tranquillity.
This stylish, single-storey dwelling is a splendid base for experiencing the natural allure of the Wye Valley and the Brecon Beacons at any time of year. Nestled amidst wide expanses of greenery, guests are treated to an array of well-waymarked walking trails accessible right from the doorstep, including the National Trail Usk Valley Walk at the Chain Bridge.
Epicureans will be pleased with the short stroll to The Black Bear at Bettws Newydd, featured in the Michelin Guide, and a visit to the well-stocked farm shop at Craft Renaissance across the road promises a taste of local produce. For the outdoor enthusiasts, the Brecon Beacons National Park offers an exhilarating opportunity to scale the numerous hillsides. Cyclists can delight in the serene lanes coursing through picturesque villages. The region’s rich history can be witnessed in the numerous nearby castles, including Chepstow, The White Castle at Monmouth, and Raglan Castle.
Inside, the open-plan living space has been expertly finished with a contemporary twist. The lounge, fitted with large sofas, scatter cushions, soft throws, and soft lighting, makes an inviting relaxation spot, complete with a Smart TV for entertainment. An adjacent dining area caters to four, flanked by a breakfast bar that ensures the cook never misses out on the conversations. The well-equipped kitchen comes with an electric oven, hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, and coffee machine.
Both bedrooms, one a spacious super-king-size zip-and-link bed and the other a king-size, are furnished with soft linens and throws. Each bedroom comes with a corresponding bathroom, featuring a shower and WC.
The outside patio, featuring seating for four, invites guests to savour the scenic vistas of South Wales. Convenient amenities like superfast internet, allocated parking for two cars, secure bike storage, and electric vehicle charging points further ensure a comfortable, worry-free stay. Thus, “3 Alice Springs Lodge” awaits to offer an unforgettable retreat, mixing pastoral charm with modern comforts.