The Brecon Beacons offers a wide range of accommodation to suit all your requirements. Whether you are a dog lover looking for pet friendly accommodation, a group of friends looking to have an action packed stay, or if you are looking for a weekend of luxury, there will be somewhere for you! Here is our guide to help you find the right location for your visit.
The Bear Hotel
A former coaching inn, The Bear at Crickhowell has been welcoming guests for 500 years and still extends the same warmth, comfort, cosy atmosphere, good food and wide selection of drinks as ever before. Guests can stay in oak-beam
ed rooms just as stagecoach passengers did or in more modern suites, some with spa baths. Dogs stay free and every new arrival is given a bowl of chicken! Dogs are allowed everywhere apart from the restaurant. If people stay they can eat with their dog in the bars and we lay dog breakfast tables in the bar! The Bear is surrounded by the beautiful Brecon Beacons – with hundreds of miles of walks to suit dogs of all abilities! It’s lambing time so dogs on leads, please.
Llwyn Llwyd Farm Cottage
A 4 bedroom cottage sleeping up to 8. Llwyn Llwyd Cottage has its own private parking area with plenty of space for several cars. There is a large enclosed garden. One of the double bedrooms is on the ground floor and suitable for those not able to use the stairs. Llwyn Llwyd Cottage is very well equipped for a large family gathering or holiday with friends. They welcome well behaved dogs. There is a charge of £15 for 1 dog and £10 for a 2nd dog and any further dogs by agreement £10 each.
Pontganol Cottage is a boutique, 4 star, self-catering, dog-friendly holiday cottage in Llangynidr within the Brecon Beacons National Park, near the market towns of Crickhowell, Abergavenny and Monmouth. Lovingly renovated to a high standard in 2014, the cottage sits in the stunning scenery of the Llangynidr area. There are walks all around, from gentle strolls along the canal to the village’s pubs, nature-spotting excursions beyond the canal to the river (where wild swimming is permitted on several stretches), to hiking up the mountains and taking in the jaw-dropping views of Llangorse lake and the Brecon Beacons National Park. It’s the perfect location for you and your dog! There is free wifi throughout the cottage. Well behaved dogs (up to a maximum number of two in any party) are welcome, but are not allowed upstairs or on the furniture.
Craig Y Nos Castle
Craig Y Nos Castle is renowned for its Dog Friendly Accommodation in Wales – with thier own resident dogs Jack and Sheba, welcoming you to the Castle for its Pet Friendly Dog Owners Accommodation – staying in en suite rooms your dog is always with you.
Dining our Patti Bar, means that you and your dog are not excluded from other guests – indeed when you are having your breakfast your pet can enjoy their own breakfast sausage.
They dont even charge for your dog – all we ask is that they too are friendly!! Every day Jack & Sheba , the Castle’s resident dogs go for a walk and you are welcome to join them. One of Jack and Sheba’s other walking friends will be pleased to guide you on some of the local walks. A good walk around the Country Park will certainly allow your dog to run off the lead, whilst you will be able to take in the sights and get some good pictures.
Your own dog will love the company and can revel in the crystal clear lakes and rivers which abound in the region.
Please bring you pet’s sleeping box, bedding, and feeding bowls. Dogs are allowed in all public areas of the castle except our Function Room or Conservatory.
Luxury – spa offer
Chic and distinctive in its style, Peterstone remains loyal to its Georgian heritage, but compliments the old, with a relaxed style, funky details and modern touches. One of the great benefits of a retreat at Peterstone Court is the lovely spa and leisure suite – converted from the underground cellars. It will be a great place for a romantic and relaxing weekend away!
Long Barn and Hayloft Cottage at Upper House Farm & Spa, Craswall, are two luxury self-catering mountain barns, located on the hills of the Black Mountains, right at the entrance of the Brecon Beacons National Park. Therefore the views are stunning and it’s paradise for walkers, lovers of nature and star gazers.
Our concept is new: we bring the boutique-hotel touch to self-catering and offer you style, comfort and exclusive hospitality. Complimentary access to our new luxurious sauna (opening in late Spring 2016). Treat yourself to a full spa treatment (a-la-carte list, payable).
The Lamb and Flag
For centuries the Lamb & Flag has been a traditional coaching inn set at the foot of Sugar Loaf Mountain. Situated at the gateway to the Brecon Beacons National Park, just near the bustling market town of Abergavenny, it is the perfect base for exploring the National Park, offering high quality pub food, cask beers and excellent en-suite guest
bedrooms.There’s 5 en-suite guest bedrooms, all equipped with LCD TV and WiFi access. The rooms also have fantastic mountain views, and tea & coffee making facilities.
Dolygaer B and B
Unsurpassed views of Hay-on-Wye and two spacious suite rooms (one with private living room) contained in a stunning barn conversion less than a mile from town – what more could you want? Dol-y-Gaer is family-run based in a converted stone barn, The B&B offers two ‘suites’, both with breathtaking views of the surrounding hills, and equally appealing.
Camp Cynrig Glamping Village
What better place to take your children? Situated in the heart of the Brecon Beacons National Park you will never be short of things to do during your stay at Camp Cynrig. Walk, swim, cycle, fish, horseride all from our doorstep. The units are set in a gently sloping field bordered by the river Cynrig. The tipis have futon beds and a central fire pit. The cabin has a kingsize memory foam bed, two sets of bunkbeds, sofas, chairs and log burner. Both the tipis and the cabin have gas camping stoves, cool box, all your essential cooking equipment, washing line, hammock, outdoor bbq/campfire area, so are more than comfy for both parents and children!
Upper House Farm and Spa
Take your pick from one of two luxury self-catering mountain barns, located on the hills of the Black Mountains, right at the entrance of the Brecon Beacons National Park. Marvel at the stunning views or why not treat your loved one to a full spa treatment?
Ty Croeso Bed and Breakfast
Situated in the heart of the beautiful Brecon Beacons, Ty Croeso Bed and Breakfast is set high on the hillside above the Monmouth and Brecon Canal just half-a-mile from the charming town of Crickhowell.
The accommodation in the Victorian stone built property has been refurbished to a very high standard and each room offers luxury en suite facilities, Egyptian cotton linen and a flat screen TV with DVD player.
Enjoy a romantic getaway in the Old Coach House in Llangasty near Brecon. A charming little place for 2 people with a huge bedroom with a super king bed! ) Cosy up by the wood burner in this beautifully quiet area of the Brecon Beacons-perfectly positioned for walking, biking, excursions or just relaxing!
The Plough Inn
The Plough is a charming four star boutique hotel and AA rosette award winning restaurant. Set in breathtaking Welsh countryside near the historic market town of Llandeilo in the West of the park overlooking the beautiful Towy Valley. Their location is ideal for touring magical castles, country houses, gardens and attractions of the Brecon Beacons and Carmarthenshire. Within a short distance you will find Fforest Fawr Geopark, which accounts for two thirds of the Brecon Beacons National Park, the Red Kite Feeding Centre, Dinefwr Park and the awe-inspiring Carreg Cennen Castle. Llandeilo is also renowned for numerous boutique shops, whether you seek gifts, clothes or jewellery, it’s a shoppers haven.
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A converted barn in the western area of the National Park, that has been an outdoor activity centre for over 40 years. It has undergone extensive modification over the past few years. There are 9 bedrooms that sleep between 2 and 6 people in a mix of both single and bunk beds. The large dining room can seat 40 + people, along with seating area around the wood burner. There is also a separate lounge, large hallways and a very efficient drying room. There is a large kitchen fitted out to commercial catering standards that is for groups use or catering can be arranged. The bunkhouse is set in 8 acres of private ground, so there is plenty of outside space for groups use and for camping.
Cantref Bunkhouse Accommodation
Situated on the foothills of the Brecon Beacons just outside of Brecon, South Wales and is the ideal retreat for walkers, cyclists, canoeists, dark skies fanatics, groups and families as there is a spacious cark park suitable for trailers with enough room to reverse / turn around and a outdoor lockable bike shed. The bunkhouses offer self-catered accommodation with views overlooking the Brecon Beacons and the Black Mountains. The bunkhouses are 4 miles south east of Brecon where local amenities are available; and we are within walking distance to the mountains. Cantref bunkhouse accommodation is on the doorstep to many outdoor pursuits including climbing, caving, cycling/mountain biking and canoeing. The bunkhouses are part of a working farm with a riding centre and adventure farm on site. We welcome school and youth groups. Please note that the bunkhouses are non smoking and we only accept guide dogs.
Groups of friends
Courtyard Cottage on Hopyard Farm
A large holiday home to accommodate 14 people. Located in the Usk Valley close to the market town of Abergavenny Hopyard Farm is a perfect location to gather friends and family. Courtyard Cottage has 6 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms plus a large kitchen and dining room. Facilities for the cottage include a large indoor games room; private rear garden plus a lawned and tarmac area to enjoy a range of outdoor games. Bikes can be hired from Hopyard Cycles run from the farm.
Holt Farm Holiday Cottages
Holt Farm offers luxury group accommodation near Hay-on-Wye. If you want a rural retreat for self-catering group accommodation, family gathering, a friends reunion, Hen or Stag party or business event come to Holt Farm where you can choose from four beautifully restored, 17th century barns giving you 21st century luxury and seclusion and Hot Tubs. Holt Farm House sleeps 8+ [with dining for 12] and Holt Barn sleeps 6-8 and can cater for all 22 to eat together in the 10m long double height Dining Hall. To choose your cottages please click here for full details and up to the minute availability.
The Star Bunkhouse
You can expect a warm and comfortable stay in the Star self-catering bunkhouse. There’s spacious bedrooms, cosy lounge and dining areas, a fully-equipped kitchen, an outside BBQ area, hot showers, drying room, free wi-fi and off-road parking.
The Star can sleep up to 20 people in bunk beds spread over 6 bedrooms, and welcome bookings from individuals and couples as well as small & large groups. It’s a popular choice for family get-togethers, reunions, birthday parties, hens & stags, school & youth groups, clubs & societies, and with all lovers of the great outdoors. They offer shared or exclusive use, and are dog friendly by arrangement. All bed linen is provided, and you will only ever share a bedroom with members of your own party.
Beacon Park Boats
Beacon Park Boats is our family business, offering 5-star boating holidays on the Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal in the beautiful Brecon Beacons National Park in Wales. It’s the fast way to slow down. Cruise at just 2½ miles an hour past magnificent mountains and pretty canalside villages, get up close to wildlife, and, most importantly, find time to relax with family and friends. Expect luxurious beds, exquisite shower rooms, high-spec kitchens, central heating, wood-burning stoves and bow thrusters for easy boat handling.
Beacon Park Boats
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Pwllgwilym Self Catering Holiday Cottages near Builth Wells was tastefully converted from the old farm Barn in 2006, a traditional conversion leaving the old beams, stone walls and adding traditional flag stone floors. Situated two miles from Builth Wells in the lovely village of Cilmery, in Mid Wales, Powys, we are surrounded by 60 acres of green farm land with outstanding scenery. Close to some amazing country side and scenery ideal for touring the area.
The Barn consists of 3 spacious 4-star cottages which sleep from 4 to 17. Each cottage is comfortably furnished with a cottage feel, bedrooms have pine furniture, good kitchen facilities and are fully heated. The use of gas barbecue with each cottage, outdoor furniture, with ample parking. More here.