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  • The Bunk House
    The Bunk House
    The Bunk House
    The Brecon Beacons
    View Looking down into the Valley
    One of The Bedrooms
    The Shower Room
    Property description
    Brecon
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    Holiday Rental House – 
    3 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 20
    The Penstar Bunkhouse was converted from an old barn during the summer of 1996 by the Powell family who have had the farm since 1918.On a working farm the site provides access directly to the Brecon Beacons and to Brecon via the Taff Trail, a recently established long distance walk route. The Bunkhouse is a self-catering facility.
  • Amenities & details
    • Central Heating
    • Dining Seats (20)
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Kettle
    • Microwave
    • Private Garden
    • Refrigerator
    • Shower Rooms (4)
    • TV
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Yes
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Accommodation is for 20 people including facilities for those with disabilities in 2, 6, and 12 birth rooms. There is a drying room and fully equipped kitchen with ample living space and under floor heating.
    Listing #HL13759 by: Holiday Lettings
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  • Property location
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    Things to Do
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Cardiff: 65.0 km
    Only 35 miles north of Cardiff and the M4 motorway, Penstar is easily reached by road. The area is well served by public transport with daily express coaches to Cardiff, the Midlands and Yorkshire. The nearest railway station is at Merthyr Tydfil and a bus connects Brecon to this railway station.

    From the centre of Brecon cross the main bridge over the River Usk and drive through Llanfaes. After passing the Esso garage, National Tyres and Brecon Car Sales, turn left immediately opposite the Drovers Arms public house. Drive down Ffwdgrech Road and under the Brecon bypass to a road junction just over a bridge. Follow the middle of the three lanes and continue ahead at the next junction where a road leads off to the left. The lane then descends through wooded area and over another bridge at...
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    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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jan e
Gosport, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 13 January 2015 for a stay in November 2014

I was one of a group of lads aged 16-61 on a weekend away. We arrived late at night so were unable to see much until the morning, when I was pleasantly surprised by the beautiful surroundings. The bunkhouse had a well equipped kitchen and two large dining tables so could easily cook for and seat 20 people. The beds were basic but I was comfortable, lets not forget this is a bunkhouse! The shower wash rooms were adequate and the water always warm, and we didn't have to fight for space! As noted by the previous reviewer there were only benches to sit on, but I expect this as it is a basic bunkhouse and we had brought camping chairs anyway. We sat outside one night around a blazing fire pit which was provided with lots of logs. The bunkhouse was well located with Brecon a few miles down the road where we did some kayaking, as well as direct access to the beacons for walking. All in all we had a great stay and this place makes an ideal budget facility for larger groups. more

Gavin B
London, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 December 2011 for a stay in December 2011
2
people found this review helpful

The bunkhouse is clean, basic, warm and has a well equipped kitchen as well as good showers / washrooms. Be aware that the only seating available are hard benches - there is nowhere comfortable to sit in the whole place, something to think about if you've been on your feet all day! more

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Listed since : Jul 2006
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