If you're looking for somewhere to stay during one of our great events, we are happy to recommend the following accommodation venues.

Penycae Inn

Home-cooked local food in a smartly-converted former pub with friendly animals in the grounds.

Address: Pen Y Cae Lodge, Brecon Rd, Pen-y-cae, Swansea SA9 1FA
Hours: Open today · 11am–11pm
Phone: 01639 730100

River Tawe Holiday Apartment

River Tawe Holiday Apartment is luxurious short-term accommodation situated between the Brecon Beacons National Park and Award Winning Welsh Beaches

Address: Ysgol House, Ystradgynlais, SA9 1EU
Phone: 01639 415885 Bookings: bookings@rivertaweholidayapartment.co.uk

Heronstone Lodges

Rural park set on a working farm amidst the woods near the Bercon Beacons National Park. A great place to get away from it all, there's also a children's play area. The village of Heronstone is nearby and has a good selection of shops, takeaways and pubs.

Explore the area, many hills to walk, fishing and countryside known as 'Waterfall Country' with numerous waterfalls, caves and steam railways. Swansea is just 15 miles.

Address: Ystrad Isaf Farm, Station Road, Ystradgynlais SA9 1PJ
Phone: 07974 914167
Bookings: heronstonlodges@gmail.com

Craig y nos castle

Housed in a 1840s Gothic castle, this classic B&B within Brecon Beacons National Park is a 2-minute walk from Craig-Y-Nos Country Park.

Quaint, relaxed rooms feature period furnishings and include varying amenities, such as TVs and DVD players. Some have en-suite bathrooms, while others share facilities.

Breakfast is served in a cozy dining room, and dinner is also available for a fee. Other amenities include a theatre, a gym and a hot tub, plus seasonal ghost tours (surcharge).

Address: Brecon Rd, Pen-y-cae, Swansea SA9 1GL
Phone: 01639 730725

Pentre Riding Stables

Pentre has been a Riding Stables and Trekking Centre for many years.

We now also offer high quality newly built accommodation next door to Pentre farm-house. This is ideal for singles, couples and families wishing to combine a comfortable B&B or self-catering break with horse-riding and lots of other outdoor activities.

Address: Brecon Rd, Swansea SA9 1GJ
Phone: 01639 730639

National Showcaves Centre for Wales

A group of traditional stone and slate cottage style apartments. Extremely well appointed and equipped.

  • TV with freeview and DVD players
  • Fully fitted kitchen with cooker, fridge/freezer and microwave
  • Bath/shower (jacuzzi baths/saunas available in some cottages)
  • Bed linen and towels provided
  • Pets welcome (Max 1 per property, smaller breeds preferred)
  • Complimentary bottle of wine and chocolates on arrival - weekly lets only
  • All cottages non-smoking

  • Address: Abercraf, Swansea SA9 1GJ
    Phone: 01639 730284

    Cwmshon Cottages

    5*award winning self-catering with Wi-Fi (2 cottages sleeping 2 or up to 12 guests.

    Each cottage has a separate walkers' drying room and secure cycle store with bike washing facilities and offers luxury mountain biking/cycling and walking holiday accommodation only 10 minutes from the London/South Wales M4 motorway. WiFi available.

    Address: Brook Cottage, Llanguicke Road, Ynysmeudwy, Pontardawe, South Wales SA8 4PL
    Phone: 01792 865237 Bookings: fiona@cwmshoncottageswales.co.uk

    The Ancient Briton

    This charming inn set in a classic stone building is 1.7 miles from Craig-y-Nos Castle, 4 miles from Sgwd Henrhyd's waterfall and 12 miles from Porth yr Ogof's caverns.

    The 4 modest rooms with en suite bathrooms feature complimentary Wi-Fi. There's 1 room with additional bunk beds. An adjacent site offers camping and caravan parking.

    Cooked breakfast and parking are included. The cosy pub features multiple dining rooms and a fireplace.

    Address: Pen Y Cae Lodge, Brecon Road, Swansea SA9 1YY
    Phone: 01639 730273

    The Abercrave Inn

    On the southern edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park, this traditional inn is 2.8 miles from Craig Y Nos Castle and 3.4 miles from the National Showcaves Centre for Wales.

    Classic rooms are simply furnished and offer en-suite bathrooms, TVs, and tea and coffee making facilities. Family rooms can sleep up to 4 people.

    Cooked breakfast is included and served in the dining room. There's a bar, a restaurant serving unfussy comfort food, and a beer garden.

    Address: 145 Heol Tawe, Abercraf, Swansea SA9 1XS
    Phone: 01639 731002

    Ty Newydd Country Hotel

    Built in the 1930s, this traditional hotel is located on the southern edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park, 4.7 miles from Aberdare.

    Classic rooms offer en-suite bathrooms, free WiFi, TVs, and tea and coffee making facilities. Some rooms have whirlpool baths and/or 4-poster beds.

    Cooked Welsh breakfast is included in the rate. There's also a modern restaurant, a bar, and gardens with park views.

    Address: Penderyn Rd, Hirwaun, Aberdare CF44 9SX
    Phone: 01685 813433

    Nant Ddu Lodge

    Set in the Brecon Beacons National Park, this classic, country hotel is 6.6 miles from Merthyr Tydfil and 12 miles from Brecon.

    Understated rooms have flat-screen TVs and DVD players, as well as tea and coffee making facilities. Upgraded rooms add sitting areas. Family rooms are also available.

    A continental buffet breakfast is complimentary, while a full Welsh breakfast is available for a surcharge. There are an on-site bistro and a bar with a fireplace. Other amenities include a spa that offers massages and beauty treatments, plus an indoor pool, a whirlpool and an exercise room.

    Address: Cwm Taf, Merthyr Tydfil CF48 2HY
    Phone: 01685 379111

    The Ynyscedwyn Arms

    The Ynyscedwyn Arms Hotel in the Swansea Valley is operated under Brains pubs.

    Situated in the quaint town of Ystradgynlais and on the banks of the River Tawe, The Ynyscedwyn Arms Hotel offers affordable accommodation, good quality food and a function room for hire.

    Address: 53 Commercial St, Ystradgynlais, Swansea SA9 1LA
    Phone: 01639 841000

    The New Swan Inn

    This relaxed, family-run hotel in Ystalyfera village centre is 5 miles from the Brecon Beacons National Park and 13 miles from Swansea city centre.

    The straightforward, country-style rooms feature TVs, desks, free WiFi and tea/coffeemakers.

    Amenities include a down-to-earth restaurant serving comfort food, and a pub-style sports bar, as well as a fitness room.

    Address: 50 Gurnos Rd, Swansea, West Glamorgan, SA9 2HY
    Phone: 01639 841222

    Stay in Wales - other accommodation

    There is a wide range of smaller establishments offering first class facilities via the 'Stay in Wales' website.

    Air B&B - other accommodation

    There is a wide range of smaller establishments offering first class facilities via the 'Air B&B' website.