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Black Mountain Tipi Retreat

Ty Croes | Llanbedr, Brecon Beacons National Park, Crickhowell NP8 1SY, Wales
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've just got back from a Birthday weekend with 3 other friends. Our ages range from 23-30 and we were all nervous about how we would react and cope in the middle of the mountains, no mobile phone signal, no televisions, no electricity. I think all 4 of us can confidently say it was an AMAZING weekend. We have not... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A 50th birthday surprise, leaving the kids with family. I couldn't fault it and was a perfect way to relax and unwind with my wife. Very private and quiet and the tipi is sooooooooo cosy inside. best nights sleep I've had in ages. I can't recommend this highly enough. All of the facilities are spot on. We took advantage of... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I've just come back from spending 3 heavenly days at the Black Mountains Tipi Retreat. From the the minute you arrive, you're warmly greeted by the lovely owner. Nothing is too much trouble and all the stresses and strains of everyday life vanish from the minute you arrive. We were there to celebrate my friend's Hen weekend. We wanted to... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Myself and my boyfriend had the most amazing time at black mountain retreat. Steve and Jilly were a fantastic couple - very helpful each day on assisting with our exploring destinations!! The facilities have all been incredibly well thought out and all the little touches are lovely. The location is just about as remote as it gets....the only thing overlooking... More

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Bingley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

We, as an older couple, had a superb three nights here in the tipi. We were lucky to have the super summer of course, but it would still have been great. We never used the car whilst there and just walked for the two whole days. The "set up" of the place is spot on and the hosts are the... More

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013 via mobile

I went there with my father and 2 brothers as a father and sons bonding weekend to celebrate dad's 75th birthday. It wad perfect for access onto the mountain tops and it was good not to have to see or hear a road, only the relaxing trickle of the stream in the background. The shower wad nice and hot (although... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

We stayed for 2 nights in the Yuma meadow Tipi, and it was so much better than expected! Jilly and Steve are a great couple, really friendly and helpful without being overbearing. The set up was fabulous with a well stocked kitchen full of utensils, a hammock, the swing and the bathroom arrangements were great too. The shower was really... More

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Island of Anglesey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

We stayed in the Wapi tipi - it looked pretty cool on the website but when we got there it was even better than we'd hoped! We went as a hen party, Jilly and Steve couldn't have been more helpful with the organising and are really welcoming hosts. Cooking area has everything you might want or need, there's a hammock,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

Me and my four friends stayed at the Black Mountain Tipi last weekend and had the best weekend ever. Everything was so perfect, the tipi was beautiful and spacious, with very comfortable beds and cosy rugs. Everything we needed was provided for us, without fuss or us having to put any effort in! The tipi area was secluded and peaceful... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013 via mobile

We went for 3 nights as a surprise for my fiancé 30th. The camp was better than I imagined. Everything you needed was there and Jilly and Steve were really welcoming. My fiancé had a full body massage from Jilly which she said was amazing. We also used the hot tub and 2 hours passed in no time at all... More

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Address: Ty Croes | Llanbedr, Brecon Beacons National Park, Crickhowell NP8 1SY, Wales
Location: United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Brecon Beacons National Park > Crickhowell
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Black Mountain Tipi Retreat Crickhowell, Wales

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A private and secluded Tipi site with no neighbours in the heart of the Welsh Brecon Beacons National Park. Cwm Banw Tipi Retreat is along a ¼ mile track and nestled in a secluded 45 acre private meadow valley with direct access to Brecon Beacons National Park land. A bubbling river (Cwm Banw) runs alongside the retreat and is a favorite with visiting grandchildren and guests alike. A swing seat and hammock provides an ideal place to read a book or just close your eyes and listen. to the peace and quiet, crackling fire and the odd mountain sheep. Some guests have commented on sighting an otter along the river bank and a heron is a frequent visitor. ... more   less 
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