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Talybont-on-Usk is a lovely village in the Usk Valley with waterfalls, a canal and reservoir. To reach it, turn off the A40 between Brecon and Bwlch. This is a wonderful base for walkers and mountain bikers as there is easy access onto the Black Mountains or the Brecon Beacons. The head of the valley above the reservoir is very popular. The Blaen-y-Glyn waterfalls provide spectacular scenery – in summer you will often see people sploshing about in the lower pools but do take care it can be treacherous. Talybont forest also lies along the side of Glyn Collwn and the Talybont Reservoir. The old course of the Brynore tramway and Brecon Merthyr railway are now part of the Taff trail which stretches for miles. Accommodation is varied and plentiful here. Many choose to stay at the 4 star bunkhouse with its unique setting above the White Hart Inn, on the edge of the Brecon & Monmouth Canal, with the Taff Trail alongside. This is a place for outdoor enthusiasts who will enjoy walking, fishing or cruising the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal, which flows through Talybont but if you must visit a town Brecon, Merthyr and even Cardiff are within easy reach.

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Usk Inn (0.30 miles)

Usk Inn

Jill and Andrew Felix have a long history in the hospitality industry. The Usk was established in the 1840s at the time of the Brecon to Merthyr Railway. It has an enviable position on the ... More | visit website

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Beacons Holiday Cottages (1.00 miles)

300 cottages and farmhouses, sleeping 2 to 40, in the Brecon Beacons, Black Mountains, Wye Valley and South Wales Valleys. We are a small local Holiday Cottage Agency where at least one or more of ... More

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Peterstone Court (2.66 miles)

Peterstone Court

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Peterstone Court country hotel and spa is situated in the heart of the Brecon Beacons National Park. It is avant-garde and distinctive in its style remaining loyal to its ... More

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Gliffaes Country House Hotel (4.01 miles)

Gliffaes Country House Hotel

Whether you're fishing for a hotel or looking for a hotel that's got some of the best fishing in the U.K - you've come to the right place. You're also spot on if its amazing ... More | visit website

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Borderers Guesthouse (5.35 miles)

Borderers Guesthouse

Situated in the heart of the Brecon Beacons, this former coaching inn offers friendly and comfortable accommodation. Brecon lies in the foothills of the Brecon Beacons and is a popular holiday base which offers a ... More | visit website

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Wellington Hotel (5.46 miles)

Wellington Hotel

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One of the oldest hotels in Brecon. The Wellington boasts 19 en suite rooms with plasma TVs, internet connection and tea & coffee making facilites in all rooms. We have ... More

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Nythfa House (5.56 miles)

Nythfa House

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Nythfa House is set in mature grounds on the edge of the Welsh market town of Brecon, less than 10 minutes walk away. This country house, designated non-smoking, offers 23 ... More

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George Hotel (5.60 miles)

George Hotel

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Set in the town of Brecon, at the heart of the magnificent Brecon Beacons National Park, this traditional hotel, run by a family-owned brewery, offers comfortable accommodation with a friendly, personal ... More

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Beacons (The) (5.67 miles)

Beacons (The)
The Beacons is a recently restored 17th/18th Century house retaining many of its original features such as moulded ceilings, sloping floors, beams and fireplaces. Choose from a variety of well-appointed standard, en-suite or luxury ... More | visit website
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Brecon Castle Hotel (5.69 miles)

Brecon Castle Hotel

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With the tower and Great Hall of the Medieval Castle built by the brother of William the Conqueror located in its grounds, Brecon Castle is an historic coaching inn of great ... More | visit website

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