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Tel code: 01874 | code search
Postcode: LD3 | code search
Population: 8000
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Pen-Y-Fan Cabs
"Very disappointing. Booked an hour in advance for an appointment and they just did not turn up. Tried calling them repeatedly and they would not answer the phone to us. ..." More

Puzzle Tree
"I was staying in a Brecon B&B on business. I wondered into the town to get dinner and came across The Puzzle Tree. I went in it was ..." More

Markets Tavern Hotel
"The girls have now left and we have taken over as temporary managers The hotel is a little tired but we have cleaned up where we can and serve a ..." More

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"Brecon, (Welsh name, Aberhonddu) is at the junction of the A470 and A40 - a small market town (population approx. 10,000) with Georgian streets and charming shops. ..." More

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Brecon is a town where you'll enjoy losing yourself...not only in the narrow streets and passageways lined with Georgian and Jacobean shopfronts, but in the sense of timelessness about the place.

Ever since the Iron Age, this magical spot at the confluence of the Usk and Honddu rivers and sheltered by the mountains has been prized and protected. Now the commercial centre of the southern part of Powys, Brecon remains first and foremost a traditional Mid Wales market town - as you will see on any Tuesday or Friday!

The origins of the Cathedral, a Brecon landmark, reach back to a fortification built by the half brother of William the Conqueror after he captured the town in 1094. 300 years later, the priory he established within them was developed into the fortified Priory Church of St John the Evangelist 'half Church of God and half castle against the Welsh' as it was then described.


Brecon Independent Advice Ltd
King Morter Proud & Co
The Dewan Partnership


Brecknock Museum
Brecon Beacons Mountain Centre
Cantref Adventure Farm
Howell Harris Museum
South Wales Borderers Museum


Bishops Meadow Caravan Park
Brynich Caravan Park
Gilestone Farm Camping and Caravans
Lakeside Caravan & Camping Park
Pencelli Castle Caravan & Camping Park
Riverside Park Farm


Dance - Ribbons Ballet School


Dental Surgery
Powell's Dental Surgery


Brecon Medical Group Practice
Haygarth Medical Centre
Sennybridge Health Centre

Estate Agent

Halifax Property Services - Montague Harris
James David

Golf Club


Holiday Park

Heronstone Lodges
Llynfi Holiday Park


George Hotel


Brecon Flea Market
Brecon Market

Pub and Bar

Bentley's Restaurant Bar
Boars Head
Clarence Inn
Drovers Arms
Markets Tavern Hotel
New Inn
Puzzle Tree
Royal Oak
Three Horseshoes Inn
White House Inn

White Swan Inn
Ye Olde Cognac


Bentley's Restaurant Bar
Bishops Meadow
Coracle Fish Bar
Nant Ddu Lodge Hotel
Peterstone Court
Puzzle Tree
Royal Oak
Seland Newydd
Tipple & Tiffin
Travellers Rest
White Swan Inn


Brecon High School
Llanfaes Community Primary School
Mount Street Junior School
Penmaes School


Beacons Holiday Cottages
Heronstone Lodges

Quality Cottages


George Tudor & De Winton
Howard Llewelyn & Co
Jeffreys & Powell


A & A Cabs
A-B Private Hire Taxi
Brecon Taxis
Captains Cabs
Dais Taxis
Dee's Taxis
Neils Taxi
Pen-Y-Fan Cabs


The Guildhall
Theatr Brycheiniog


Buckland Hall
Nant Ddu Lodge Hotel


Beacons Veterinary Centre

Sports Clubs

Brecon CC (Cricket)
Llynfi Judo Club (Martial Arts)



Old Railway Line Nursery
The Garden Centre
Dorothy Perkins
Beacon Pharmacy
J M Penning
Primrose Organic & Sacred Earth Centre
Small Farms
Wye Knot Stop


Black Mountain Activities(Adventure)
Llangorse Rope Centre(Adventure)
Cadarn Trail Riding Farm(Riding)
Cantref Adventure Farm & Riding Centre(Riding)
Tregoyd Mountain Riding Centre(Riding)
Interactivities(Water Sports)

Places to Stay near Brecon

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Wellington Hotel (0.12 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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Borderers Guesthouse (0.15 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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George Hotel (0.17 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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Nythfa House (0.24 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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Brecon Castle Hotel (0.29 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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Beacons (The) (0.34 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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The Coach House (0.43 miles)

The Coach House

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The Coach House offers 5-star boutique town-house accommodation in Brecon, within the Brecon Beacons National Park.
Hosts Marc and Tony will provide a warm welcome to ... More

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Peterstone Court (2.96 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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Alltybrain Farm Cottages (3.54 miles)

Alltybrain Farm Cottages
Whatever time you wish to take a holiday at Alltybrain Farm there is always a stunning view of the Welsh countryside be enjoyed! In spring and summer there are scenes of sheep with their lambs ... More | visit website
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The Felin Fach Griffin (3.93 miles)

The Felin Fach Griffin
Welcome to a Welsh country inn entirely devoid of horsebrasses, Welsh love spoons and any sign of chintz.
It is owned and run by brothers Charles and Edmund Inkin, who have carried their uncompromising belief in ... More | visit website

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