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Castle of Brecon

The Castle Square, Brecon, Brecon Beacons National Park LD3 9DB, Wales
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel chosen for it's location as we were attending a wedding about 4 miles away. The free parking and free wi-fi helped make my decision easy over other hotels in Brecon. Warm welcome on arrival at reception and all the staff we met were very friendly. It is a very short walk into town where we found an assortment of... More 

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Cambridge
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 5 nights at The Castle over New Year and thoroughly enjoyed it. The location is stunning, with panoramic views of the hills and river, and only a few steps from the town of Brecon. The staff and owners were all helpful and friendly. Breakfast is served in The Bistro and there is plenty of choice. We also had... More 

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Wales
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a buffet get together for Christmas and overall was disappointed. We booked our party of 20 several weeks before the date of the party, and repeatedly asked if we had to pay a deposit. Was told no, until the week before, when suddenly a £5 deposit was required. This wouldn't have been an issue if told when booked, however... More 

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Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for a memorial service in the Cathedral which is just a few minutes’ walk away. The setting is stunning – worth getting a ‘Beacons View’ room if you can, as the views are spectacular over the hills, river, fields and town – Penyfan was white with frost or snow! The hotel is lovely, built into the side... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel for two night. What an amazing hotel, so clean and our room was furnished beautifully, had river views and views on the beacons. The staff here were all so kind and friendly, was like home from home. We eat in the restaurant the first night, had sea bass and was so fresh. I would not hesitate... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Having visited Brecon briefly on a number of occasions we decided to go there for three nights at very short notice The room - spacious, great view, comfortable and clean (an upgrade), the food superb. The menu was varied and thoughtful, the main courses and starters delicious, both fish and meat. All staff were friendly and helpful, particularly in the... More 

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Westbury, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We held a family afternoon function in the Ballroom for a diverse age group with celebratory drinks, with an accompanying bar, which was a tremendous success. The staff were extremely helpful in the pre-event planning making sure all aspects were covered and the main occasion was very well supported and all our wishes were honoured. The staff were delightful and... More 

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wales
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Stayed here last month for a wedding -what a lovely place! So impressed with the whole experience -the surroundings and hotel is 2nd to none. If I ever get married again -or want to celebrate something this is where I'll be heading, Hotel feels so special -and 'oldy worldy' and so well kept. Love it x

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

we have stayed at the castle many times, and always find it very friendly. rooms are clean and tidy, breakfast is a buffet,but very nice. The castle has parking and is right in the centre of brecon with beautiful view. the outside could do with a bit of clean up if i was being picky around the smoking area. Evening... More 

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
4 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Booked a superior double room which was spacious and well decorated. The whole hotel was clean and the staff were very helpful- especially on reception. The views are wonderful and I only wish we could have stayed longer! Only down side is that the carpets in the halls could do with updating.

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Address: The Castle Square, Brecon, Brecon Beacons National Park LD3 9DB, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Brecon Beacons National Park > Brecon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 40
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