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Old Castle Farm Guest House

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   18 Penpentre, Llanfaes, Brecon, Brecon Beacons National Park LD3 8DG, Wales
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed in the triple room with our 8 month old baby. This is a well positioned, friendly B&B but we were unfortunately disappointed with our stay. The good points: *the owners were very friendly and helpful-even putting out a high chair for our daughter at breakfast and helping us in with our things from the car. *the place was... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to use Brecon as our base for exploring the national park area. Old Castle House provided a good facility for doing this. Our hosts did their best to make our stay as pleasant as possible, providing a good, solid breakfast in the morning. Other meals proved to be a different matter, as the number of restaurant seems to... More

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Southampton, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Very friendly staff and great breakfast. Off road parking round the back was good to park our car with mountain bikes in, although they did offer a secure garage for them too. We were very late arriving and this didn't seem to be a problem when I telephoned to let them know. Will stay here again next year.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We stayed for two nights over a rainy weekend in May. The Old Castle Farm was a lovely place to stay; room was warm and comfortable with a good shower, and the size was fine. The breakfast was plentiful, you get to self serve for cereal and yoghurt, then order the cooked breakfast, they were happy to swap out things... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014 via mobile

Just got home after staying here for 4 days. Had another great stay love the hosts and family.Always receive a warm welcome .Took other members of the family this time and they enjoyed it too.They certinley know how to cook breakfast ,and always plenty of tea,coffee,sugar and milk in your room. We will be going back for our 4th stay.... More

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

This is a lovely friendly guest house run by a local family. My wife and I have used it many times over the last twenty years and have never been disappointed. We always get a friendly welcome and the accommodation and breakfasts are excellent. We will be returning again in August and do not expect any lowering of standards and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Stayed here for 4 night over the Easter bank holiday. Ideal location with only 5 min walk in to town, owners very friendly, rooms are dated but clean, comfortable bed, tea, coffee, lots of storage, TV, free WIFI and the breakfast is fab! Highly recommended! Would definitely stay here again.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

We stayed at the Old Castle Farm Guest House for 3 nights. The staff were incredibly friendly and welcoming and the location was perfect for exploring the Brecon Beacons national park. It was an easy walk into the town centre or relatively short drives to a number of the major walks in the area. The owners are very welcoming to... More

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Somerset
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

Went to the Tourist Info centre for a list of accommodation when I arrived in Brecon late afternoon. Decided on this one because of the parking & overall was very satisfied with my choice. The room I had was very clean & everything I needed was provided & everything worked, the breakfast was ok & the the price for the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Stayed here recently for a weekend’s break walking in the Beacons. David and Mandy are a friendly couple who make their guests feel at home. We had a comfortable twin room on the second floor, with a view of the mountains through the skylight (always useful to check the likely weather). A reasonable breakfast in a good-sized breakfast room (pleasant... More

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Address: 18 Penpentre, Llanfaes, Brecon, Brecon Beacons National Park LD3 8DG, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Brecon Beacons National Park > Brecon
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Hotel Class:3 star — Old Castle Farm Guest House 3*
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