Category Archives: Accommodation

Great Value Summer Holidays in the Brecon Beacons!

Forget expensive flights and snazzy hotels, we have everything we need here in the Brecon Beacons for the summer holidays!  From going underground to petting farmyard animals, licking delicious ice creams or wandering around historic castles, these are all bargains … Continue reading

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It’s World Earth Day!

To celebrate our wonderful green paradise that is the Brecon Beacons here’s our guide to going eco in the National Park. 1. To start: leave the car behind Arrive into Abergavenny train station, ‘the gateway to Wales’, and jump on … Continue reading

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National Pet Month: Perfect Places for your Pooch

Brecon Beacons HolidAy cottages This month is National Pet Month so it’s time to celebrate the Brecon Beacons which is heaven for our four-legged friends to run around in. For this reason we will be publishing a series of blogs … Continue reading

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One Year on From Stargazing Success!

Although it seems like only yesterday we were celebrating the National Park’s Dark Sky Reserve status, today is in fact the one year anniversary. Can you believe it? We were delighted to announce on the 19th of February 2013 that … Continue reading

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Don’t let the rain stop you, it’s half-term!

The photos and videos of the terrible floods and storms across the country does not exactly inspire days out, but not to worry as the Brecon Beacons is equipped with everything you need for great days in. Here’s our guide … Continue reading

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Personal View: Upper House Farm, Craswall

Today’s personal view a great insight to the Brecon Beacons from Adriaan Koppens, who is the owner of Upper House Farm, Craswall. Upper House Farm has three wonderful properties on their books in the eastern part of the Brecon Beacons.  1. … Continue reading

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Wales’ Hotel of the Year targets Best Restaurant award

Llangoed Hall, the newly crowned AA Hotel of the Year for Wales 2014, is hot on the trail of another coveted award – this time for its fine dining. The luxury country house hotel, located in the scenic Wye Valley … Continue reading

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Felin Fach Griffin is Wales’ ‘Dining Pub of the Year’

The Felin Fach Griffin has once again been named ‘Dining Pub of the Year for Wales’ by The Good Pub Guide and here at the Brecon Beacons we couldn’t be more proud! The Griffin has been owned since May 2000 by … Continue reading

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The Tempest Sets the Brecon Beacons Ablaze!

The Tempest on Fire This Autumn, Penpont Estate on the banks of the River Usk will be completely transformed as part of one of the most immersive performances of Shakespeare’s The Tempest ever attempted in Wales. From 29th October to … Continue reading

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Autumn Guide to the Brecon Beacons

Get a taste for the Brecon Beacons this Autumn! Autumn is the season of the Harvest Festival and a sequence of festivals and holidays celebrating the culture, produce and nature of the countryside begins. Autumn is a great season for food … Continue reading

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