The Lookout - Glamping at Tregib

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The Lookout
This charming spacious, rustic turf roofed glamping cabin merges into the trees overlooking a little rushing brook in the beautiful Towy Valley just a mile from Llandeilo, West Wales. It is fully equipped for 2 people with it's own private kitchen and walk in shower room (all wheelchair accessible)
The Lookout
A unique and spacious cabin with it's own kitchen and bathroom alongside. Wherever possdible The Lookout, the is made from reclaimed materials. The roof is a one off, planted with plants which grow naturally in the surrounding woods. It took 3 years to propogate enough to cover the whole roof.
Rustic meets Country House
Inside the Lookout, As much as possible we used reclaimed materials to build and furnish this cabin creating a spacious, comfortable and completely originalholiday home.
The Lookout Bedroom
The bed can be made up as a super king sized double, or as 2 singles. We provide fresh bedlinen, duvet, blankets and pillows. We also supply one bath and one hand towel per person.
Private deck overlooks the River
With a door from the cabin and level access this is a lovely private sunny spot to read or towatch the river
The Lookout parking
You can park right next to The Lookout, with smooth paved access through the gate to the cabin, kitchen and shower building and decks
The Lookout Bedroom
Peaceful and cosy for a lazy lie-in. There's plenty of room to spread out and to get about in a wheelchair
Bonkers! who would put chandeliers in a wooden cabin? But what a lovely ambience.
All the main beams in the walls and roof were grown on Tregib property.
Lookout entrance
Park the car, go through the gate and you're in your own private space. Your own world for a few days. Have a look at out "Tregib and the area" page for more about Tregib, local info and attractions
The Lookout bedroom detail
Reflects a little glimpse of the full sized forest mural on the curved back wall of the Lookout. Feels like you're stepping right into the surrounding woodland
The Lookout path to the parking area
All the surrounding paths are paved for ease of access and once the gate to the parking space is closed this space is completely private!
From the kitchen verandah
Listen to the rushing brook and watch out for kinfishers, dippers etc whilst you enjoy a leisurely lunch
Lookout kitchen verandah from the cabin
Just a few steps from the cabin front door to the kitchen and shower/wc
The Lookout kitchen
Fully equipped with full sized gas cooker, microwave, fridge freezer kettle and plenty of pans, utensils, crockery & cutlery. We supply 2 clean tea towels
The kitchen verandah
With a big dining table and 4 chairs right next to the kitchen, the perfect place to eat whatever the weather. There's also a woodburning outdoor stove!
The lookout living room
Views of the trees and river and an indoor dining table. Plenty of room to spread out and while away a peaceful evening. The Lookout has electric heating for those chill autumn mornings and evenings
The lookout antique stained glass window
This window came from John's grandfather's house.
The morning sun pours through, casting a mosaic of colour onto the bed.
The Lookout Shower room
Walk in shower with plenty of hot water, low level basin and a proper flushing loo for all the comfort of home and wheelchair accessibilty as well. All our units have their own spotlessly clean kitchen and bathroom facilities - no sharing!
Small squirrel on the deck
This little squirrel was carved by Nansi Hemming as are many of the wooden carvings and statues in Ty Cefn tregib's grounds.
Playful squirrels with acorns
These naughty squirrels greet you as you arrive at the Lookout
Carved by chainsaw out of a large tree stump by Nansi Hemming
A quiet Sunday afternoon on the deck
Afternoon tea and the Sunday papers on the Lookout deck. surrounded by the abundant wildlife of the woods and river
The Lookout Indoor Dining
Glamping in style. A place to sit and contemplate. Close the curtains, dim the lights for a perfect candlelit dinner for two
Looking out of the Kitchen
Warm, dry and very private. A good place to sit with coffee and croissants to plan your day's activities.
Down the drive from the Lookout
The lookout is one of only 4 glamping homes, all different and all completely private and self contained
Coffee and biscuits on the deck
While away the morning nature watching and enjoying the sound of the rushing brook
The Lookout - Look the other way
Height of summer, verdant green foliage camouflage the Lookout
Looking up from the river
You can just see the Lookout cabin and the kitchen verandah roof. There is a path down to the river and a woodland walk along the river bank.
Cheeky Peeky View
Look through the arrow window for a view down across the walled garden of Ty Cefn Tregib to the Towy valley with Llandeilo on the hill opposite
Tregib Entrance Drive
This is your first view as you drive over our lovely old stone bridge into the grounds of Ty Cefn Tregib and on up the drive to The Lookout
Check availability for all four glamping options here.
and follow the link below the calendar to book
  • We keep our prices the same for the whole period we are open.
  • Book a full week (starting on a Monday or Friday) for £550.
  • Part weeks Mon to Fri (4 nights) or Fri to Mon (3 nights) are £300
  • Check in after 5 pm check out by 10 am
  • Gas is provided for cooking and hot water
  • There are electric lights and power points throughout (but please note NO TV)
  • Outdoor fire and barbecue. A basket of logs per booking period is supplied - more can be bought from owners.
  • Bedding, linen, 3 towels per person and tea towels are supplied (please bring your own beach towels)
  • Sorry no pets.
  • Non smokers only please.
  • Wheelchair accessible throughout
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