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Goytre Wharf & Canal Visitor Centre

Brecon Canal, Penperlleni, Wales
+44 1873 881069
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Shocking cafe and cleanliness

We visited the wharf on Monday 4th September and thought we would stop for a coffee. We went in and... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Lisa A
Llangarron, United Kingdom
Great Afternoon Out

Took parents and kids there, had tea cake and ice cream, good value for money. Lovely spot, nice... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Jamie M
Abergavenny, United Kingdom
via mobile
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The cafe is now under management as from April 2014.
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible14%
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Brecon Canal, Penperlleni, Wales
+44 1873 881069
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

We visited the wharf on Monday 4th September and thought we would stop for a coffee. We went in and ordered 2 hot drinks and a milk shake, the milk shake was shocking for £2. A dash of crusher and some milk, at this point...More

1  Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Took parents and kids there, had tea cake and ice cream, good value for money. Lovely spot, nice walk along canal.

Thank Jamie M
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We hired a boat for 12 from Red Line at Goetre Wharf for £110. Great fun to begin with. We headed north for 3 miles. I would recommend taking a pick-nick, and going to the toilet before hand. Everyone in our group wanted to experience...More

Thank Craffwr
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Had a very pleasant day here today, weather was perfect for walking. Excellent value for parking £1.00 all day 😉 Plenty going on, people cycling,canoeing, walking, whilst other's just sitting enjoying the scenery whilst having a drink. Cafe was very busy even at 4 pm,...More

Thank HiyaTina
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Spent a couple of hours here on Bank Holiday Monday. Really is a gem. Steeped in history and with some fabulous walks to enjoy. You can hire out bicycles, canoes and even boats. Parking all day is £1 and there is a really nice cafe....More

Thank Andrew J
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

I have just had a brilliant week on the Monmouth and Brecon canal with my husband and our friends. The folk at ABC Boats Goytre Wharf were so friendly and professional. The boat was well presented and gave us everything we needed. At the end...More

1  Thank Linda K
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely location for a visit. Great for dog walkers or just walkers. Plenty to see. Loads of parking available for a small charge. Woodland walks. Canalside walks.

Thank SimonHemmington
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Visited here for the first time with family. £1 to park all day. There are plenty of vsiitor boards with maps of circular walks - so we headed off through the woods. The children loved running around and visiting all the culptures and hides and...More

Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 17 February 2017

This a beautiful location with some amazing scenery. There are plenty of walks along the canal and so many boats to see,there is also an Avery near the boat center with some very pretty birds in . There's cafe and shop where I managed to...More

1  Thank travelladybird2017
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Spent a lovely couple of hours here on the weekend getting some much needed fresh air. Nice little trail to follow that is suitable for young children as its not to steep or long, takes you through the woods and along the canal then along...More

Thank Laura L
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10 October 2015|
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Response from Haley H | Property representative |
Apologies I have only just received notification of this message. Yes the property is available for May and June at the moment. I would urge you to book quickly as we are taking bookings all the time.
Angela W
10 September 2015|
Response from Haley H | Property representative |
Nearest railway stations are Abergavenny or Cwmbran, both about 5 or 6 miles away. Abergavenny is most convenient for either getting a taxi to come out to the Wharf, or for catching a bus. The X3 and X33 buses run every hour... More
Angela W
10 September 2015|
Response from David-123dkm | Reviewed this property |
Hi, As I used my own car not to sure, but did notice that the A4042 had the local buses running from Abergavenny and this stopped at the junction ,so a 10 minute walk from there.Really great place well worth the effort to... More