The cottage is on 2 floors and the front door opens into a spacious hallway with 2 steps down to an open-plan living room with dining area and fully fitted kitchen. There is Freeview TV, DVD, HiFi/radio, books, games, maps and local information. The kitchen has a built-in oven, ceramic hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge, freezer and washing machine.

Upstairs there are 2 bedrooms – a double/bathroom with bathtub, and a twin/bathroom with shower. All bed linen, duvets, towels, and basic toiletries are provided. The cottage is non-smoking throughout and has every comfort, including full central heating. All appliances are checked in working order for each arrival.

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Customer testimonials …

Comfortable and well-appointed cottage

Thank you for providing a very comfortable and well-appointed cottage.   Wales has grown on us and we have only scratched the surface – one week isn’t enough!  Your warm welcome and friendly manner completes our memories.

F&LF, from Melbourne Australia – 23rd – 29th August, 2014

 

2014-08-29T12:14:45+00:00

Thank you for providing a very comfortable and well-appointed cottage.   Wales has grown on us and we have only scratched the surface – one week isn’t enough!  Your warm welcome and friendly manner completes our memories. F&LF, from Melbourne Australia – 23rd – 29th August, 2014  

Enjoyable Stay

Enjoyable stay.   Lovely views and walks.

L&MA and J&CT, who stayed 23rd February 2016

2017-03-20T20:14:03+00:00

Enjoyable stay.   Lovely views and walks. L&MA and J&CT, who stayed 23rd February 2016

Acceuil Chalereux

Merci beaucoup pour votre acceuil chaleureux et vos bons conseils pour visiter la region.   Le “cottage” est charmant et raffine.   Notre souhait est de revenir passer nos vacances chez vous.

Famille Z, from Arras, France, 9th – 23rd August, 2014

2014-08-29T12:10:58+00:00

Merci beaucoup pour votre acceuil chaleureux et vos bons conseils pour visiter la region.   Le “cottage” est charmant et raffine.   Notre souhait est de revenir passer nos vacances chez vous. Famille Z, from Arras, France, 9th – 23rd August, 2014

Marvellous Stay

Thank you for a marvellous stay in your “home from home” cottage – we have stayed in many, many cottages but yours surpasses all in comfort and provisions – thank you for the lovely welcome pack!…   We have enjoyed lovely walks at Skenfrith, Whitecastle, Usk, etc. …   Do hope to return!

C&MS, & Alfie, from Guildford who stayed from 20th to 26th March 2017

2017-03-27T13:15:23+00:00

Thank you for a marvellous stay in your “home from home” cottage – we have stayed in many, many cottages but yours surpasses all in comfort and provisions – thank you for the lovely welcome pack!…   We have enjoyed lovely walks at Skenfrith, Whitecastle, Usk, etc. …   Do hope to return! C&MS, & Alfie, from Guildford who stayed from 20th to 26th March 2017

Fantastic!

Once again – fantastic week away – back soon!

R & JT, from Epsom, who stayed 23rd to 30th May, 2015

2015-06-01T09:19:33+00:00

Once again – fantastic week away – back soon! R & JT, from Epsom, who stayed 23rd to 30th May, 2015

Charming & Beautifully Decorated

Charming and beautifully decorated and equipped cottage with kind and friendly hosts.   We have so much enjoyed our stay …  We all wish we could stay longer and very much hope to come back again.

P&RS from Hampshire, with C&JD from California, USA, who stayed in June 2014

2014-06-30T12:51:42+00:00

Charming and beautifully decorated and equipped cottage with kind and friendly hosts.   We have so much enjoyed our stay …  We all wish we could stay longer and very much hope to come back again. P&RS from Hampshire, with C&JD from California, USA, who stayed in June 2014

Wonderful Time

Thanks for your hospitality during our weekend visit.   We all had a wonderful time.   Hope to see you again soon.

E,L,M & S, from the Isle of Wight. who all stayed for the weekend of 2nd May, 2016

2016-05-06T20:15:25+00:00

Thanks for your hospitality during our weekend visit.   We all had a wonderful time.   Hope to see you again soon. E,L,M & S, from the Isle of Wight. who all stayed for the weekend of 2nd May, 2016

Super Visit

Our third super visit.   We felt very welcome.   Great marmalade – thank you.

T&MB, from Surrey, who stayed for a long weekend to 15th May 2016

2016-05-16T14:50:07+00:00

Our third super visit.   We felt very welcome.   Great marmalade – thank you. T&MB, from Surrey, who stayed for a long weekend to 15th May 2016

Ne changez rien!!!

Nous avons passé une excellente semaine dans cette magnifique maison de campagne…Votre région est splendide, nous avons adoré les petites routes au travers des patures complis de moutons, la gentillesse des Gallois, leurs courtoisies.   La semaine est passé trop vite et il y a encore tout de choses à voir…Merci beaucoup pour touts les conseils et les bonnes indications…   

La famille D, who stayed for a week from 13th February 2016

2016-02-20T18:47:18+00:00

Nous avons passé une excellente semaine dans cette magnifique maison de campagne…Votre région est splendide, nous avons adoré les petites routes au travers des patures complis de moutons, la gentillesse des Gallois, leurs courtoisies.   La semaine est passé trop vite et il y a encore tout de choses à voir…Merci beaucoup pour touts les conseils et les bonnes indications…    La famille D, who stayed for a week from 13th February 2016

First time in Wales!

This was the first time for us in Wales.   We didn’t know what to expect and were very surprised to find such a wonderful cottage in these surroundings.   We spent a great time here and think J&E are very warm and friendly people…   We hope to return to Becher’s Cottage!

P&P O-N, from The Netherlands, who stayed from 18th to 26th July 2016

2016-08-03T15:14:59+00:00

This was the first time for us in Wales.   We didn’t know what to expect and were very surprised to find such a wonderful cottage in these surroundings.   We spent a great time here and think J&E are very warm and friendly people…   We hope to return to Becher’s Cottage! P&P O-N, from The Netherlands, who stayed from 18th to 26th July 2016

“Little Paradise”

We want to thank you for our wonderful week in your cottage – it is a little paradise…Wales is a beautiful place to be.   Quiet and not touristique, beautiful hills for walking and enjoying nature.

W&H, M&P, from The Netherlands, 19-25 July, 2014

2014-08-03T16:57:24+00:00

We want to thank you for our wonderful week in your cottage – it is a little paradise…Wales is a beautiful place to be.   Quiet and not touristique, beautiful hills for walking and enjoying nature. W&H, M&P, from The Netherlands, 19-25 July, 2014

A Good Place to Stay

From the very first email that we wrote to John and Edwina we had the impression that this would be a good place to stay.   We were not disappointed.   The house has everything we needed and it was a pleasure to stay here.   Wales is beautiful.   J and E are excellent hosts and if you need something, just ask them.   Thanks for a great week.

G. H, & A – from Cayman Islands, who stayed for a week from 13th July 2015

2015-07-21T15:12:18+00:00

From the very first email that we wrote to John and Edwina we had the impression that this would be a good place to stay.   We were not disappointed.   The house has everything we needed and it was a pleasure to stay here.   Wales is beautiful.   J and E are excellent hosts and if you need something, just ask them.   Thanks for a great week. G. H, & A – from Cayman Islands, who stayed for a week from 13th July 2015

Very friendly welcome

This magnificent cottage, the very friendly welcome of its owners and the beautiful surroundings made the first week of our honeymoon a perfect one.   Thank you Edwina and John for the fantastic stay!

ST & NP from Antwerp in Belgium who stayed from 1st to 8th August 2015

2015-08-09T13:41:02+00:00

This magnificent cottage, the very friendly welcome of its owners and the beautiful surroundings made the first week of our honeymoon a perfect one.   Thank you Edwina and John for the fantastic stay! ST & NP from Antwerp in Belgium who stayed from 1st to 8th August 2015

Relaxing Holiday

We have enjoyed a nice relaxing holiday, our first time in this lovely area … welcome pack very nice, especially the home-made marmalade.   Thank you.

C&BB, & MP, from Staffordshire, who stayed from 30th May to 6th June 2015

2015-06-06T16:42:43+00:00

We have enjoyed a nice relaxing holiday, our first time in this lovely area … welcome pack very nice, especially the home-made marmalade.   Thank you. C&BB, & MP, from Staffordshire, who stayed from 30th May to 6th June 2015

Beautiful Oasis

What an incredible unspoilt view.   You have created a beautiful oasis for yourselves, delightful animals and lucky visitors!   We really enjoyed discovering this part of the world and in particular the castles and churches in their fabulous locations.

R&JW, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada – 18th to 21st October 2014

2014-10-21T10:16:57+00:00

What an incredible unspoilt view.   You have created a beautiful oasis for yourselves, delightful animals and lucky visitors!   We really enjoyed discovering this part of the world and in particular the castles and churches in their fabulous locations. R&JW, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada – 18th to 21st October 2014

Lovely Country Setting

A pleasant couple of days spent in a lovely country setting.   Thanks for the wine and nibbles to welcome us and for your beautiful horses in the field next door.

S&AD, from Northants. who stayed in March 2017

2017-03-20T20:18:13+00:00

A pleasant couple of days spent in a lovely country setting.   Thanks for the wine and nibbles to welcome us and for your beautiful horses in the field next door. S&AD, from Northants. who stayed in March 2017

Warm Welcome

Many thanks for your warm welcome.   We have really enjoyed our stay in this comfortable cottage with its lovely views – we loved the peace, the beauty of the spot and the comfort of the lovely cottage.

A&GT, from near Bordeaux in France, who stayed from 18th June to 2nd July 2016

2016-07-04T13:18:06+00:00

Many thanks for your warm welcome.   We have really enjoyed our stay in this comfortable cottage with its lovely views – we loved the peace, the beauty of the spot and the comfort of the lovely cottage. A&GT, from near Bordeaux in France, who stayed from 18th June to 2nd July 2016

Wonderful House

Thank you for letting us stay in this wonderful house.   I loved it.   I am certain we’re going to come back.   Me and my brother have made a bond with one of the horses, she’s lovely.   Toby the dog loved it…

N&MS (and their parents) who all stayed for half-term 24th – 31st October 2015

2015-11-02T09:22:19+00:00

Thank you for letting us stay in this wonderful house.   I loved it.   I am certain we’re going to come back.   Me and my brother have made a bond with one of the horses, she’s lovely.   Toby the dog loved it… N&MS (and their parents) who all stayed for half-term 24th – 31st October 2015

Peaceful Location

Lovely cottage in a peaceful location   We have had a great weekend!  Forest of Dean (Mallards Pike) well worth a visit.   We hope to be back soon….Thanks for letting us stay the extra night.   See you soon.

M & S + Belle, from Aberfan, who stayed from 27th to 30th May 2016

2016-06-02T11:20:31+00:00

Lovely cottage in a peaceful location   We have had a great weekend!  Forest of Dean (Mallards Pike) well worth a visit.   We hope to be back soon….Thanks for letting us stay the extra night.   See you soon. M & S + Belle, from Aberfan, who stayed from 27th to 30th May 2016

BEAUTIFUL LOCATION

Thank you very much for your hospitality and warm welcome.   We enjoyed our stay and enjoyed exploring Wales.   Your holiday house is in a beautiful location and the cottage itself if really comfortable!  Have a good summer and thank you.

R,P,L & E, from Lunde in Norway, who all stayed from 14th to 18th July 2016

2016-08-03T15:12:10+00:00

Thank you very much for your hospitality and warm welcome.   We enjoyed our stay and enjoyed exploring Wales.   Your holiday house is in a beautiful location and the cottage itself if really comfortable!  Have a good summer and thank you. R,P,L & E, from Lunde in Norway, who all stayed from 14th to 18th July 2016

Gorgeous Cottage

Gorgeous cottage, very well thought out, with all the facilities you could need.   Really spacious with lovely character and great little touches.   Will recommend to friends.   We have had a very relaxing and enjoyable stay… Diolch!

J, S & JH from Essex, who stayed from 7th to 10th November 2015

2015-11-25T11:59:41+00:00

Gorgeous cottage, very well thought out, with all the facilities you could need.   Really spacious with lovely character and great little touches.   Will recommend to friends.   We have had a very relaxing and enjoyable stay… Diolch! J, S & JH from Essex, who stayed from 7th to 10th November 2015

Best we have had

“Wish we had spent longer in this lovely cottage – one of the best we have had. Thank you for the welcome basket!  Hope we are able to come back soon for a longer period.”

D&GK, from Leicester, who stayed 26th to 28th April 2013

2013-06-12T15:40:37+00:00

“Wish we had spent longer in this lovely cottage – one of the best we have had. Thank you for the welcome basket!  Hope we are able to come back soon for a longer period.” D&GK, from Leicester, who stayed 26th to 28th April 2013

Very Welcoming

A very welcoming cottage in a beautiful part of the country.   We enjoyed canoeing on the Wye and walking in the Wye and Monnow valleys and the Forest of Dean.   Hereford is worth a visit too, if only to see the Mappa Mundi.   Thanks to Edwina and John for their generosity and helpfulness.

B&RP, from Derbyshire, who stayed 20th – 27th September, 2014

2014-10-01T13:33:40+00:00

A very welcoming cottage in a beautiful part of the country.   We enjoyed canoeing on the Wye and walking in the Wye and Monnow valleys and the Forest of Dean.   Hereford is worth a visit too, if only to see the Mappa Mundi.   Thanks to Edwina and John for their generosity and helpfulness. B&RP, from Derbyshire, who stayed 20th – 27th September, 2014

“Peaceful Atmosphere”

The accommodations were grand.   You guys got some place here!  Thank you for all your help and for the peaceful atmosphere.   God Bless.   Hope to see you again.

H,D,C & P, from New York City, who stayed from 12th to 25th September 2015

2015-09-29T11:07:23+00:00

The accommodations were grand.   You guys got some place here!  Thank you for all your help and for the peaceful atmosphere.   God Bless.   Hope to see you again. H,D,C & P, from New York City, who stayed from 12th to 25th September 2015

Another fantastic week

Thank you once again for a fantastic week here.   We will be back again soon!

R&J, Epsom, Surrey who stayed for a week from the 5th April, 2016

2016-04-14T13:27:29+00:00

Thank you once again for a fantastic week here.   We will be back again soon! R&J, Epsom, Surrey who stayed for a week from the 5th April, 2016

 

 

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  • Quick Info

    Children of all ages welcome.
    Changeover day: Saturday, but can be flexible.
    Dog-friendly.
    WiFi available in the cottage.
    Price per week: £400 - £625 depending on season.
    2/3 night short breaks: from £200 (usually only available out of high season).
    Minimum stay: 2 nights.
    Access Statement on request.

  • Find Us

    The cottage is located in the beautiful county of Monmoutshire in South-East Wales, close to the border with England.
    Becher’s Cottage is about 6 miles north of Monmouth and 10 miles west of Ross-on-Wye and the M50.

    Please see our 'Enquire' page for a Google map.

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    Email: thehouse@farrfarm.co.uk
    Telephone: 01600 750 677

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