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    Craig-y-Nos Castle

    Craig y Nos Castle Brecon Road, Penycae, Brecon Beacons National Park SA9 1GL, Wales
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    • Excellent59%
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    “country park” (116 reviews)
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

    As I was next door in Craig-y-Nos Country park I went in to see Adelina Patti's theatre. Well worth a visit and why not have lunch or coffee while you are there. The Castle is just a few minutes away from Dan-yr-Orgof caves. The Castle...More

    Thank Gareth L
    Response from MichaelLudwig, Manager at Craig-y-Nos CastleResponded 8 November 2015

    Thanks for you short and sweet review. Its great you found time to visit the Castle and our Grade 1 listed Theatre. We serve drinks throughout the day although on Fridays and Saturdays its best to check availability as we have Weddings on. Evening Meals...More

    Reviewed 1 November 2015

    Just returned from a stay at Craig-y-nos. Within a very short space of time this place gets under your skin. On arrival, the magnificence of the building with the brooding autumnal skies behind it blew us away.Forget it if you want 5-star luxury. But if...More

    Thank 418ian
    Response from MichaelLudwig, Manager at Craig-y-Nos CastleResponded 2 November 2015

    Thank you for such a great review – I am glad that in the little time you spent here you found so much to enjoy. I am sure that your positive review will allow future guests to get a real insight to the Castle –...More

    Reviewed 31 October 2015

    Second visit after two years. Sometimes it's disappointing returning to a hotel you particularly liked but it somehow managed to be even better in the colder months than it was in the summer due to the cosy log burners in the lounges. Staff are so...More

    Thank rumblenewfy
    Response from MichaelLudwig, Manager at Craig-y-Nos CastleResponded 2 November 2015

    Thanks for your great feedback, its always great to hear from a returning customer who finds things better than their first visit. I am glad to find that the log burners were a big hit with you and your “huge dog”. Its great to hear...More

    Reviewed 31 October 2015

    we had a great time at craig-y-nos castle,open fires a nice touch ,the grounds superb as were the staff when needed , we stayed in room 28 ,was nice with a lovely roll top bath hot tub was nice to relax and watch the world...More

    Thank paulmallard
    Response from MichaelLudwig, Manager at Craig-y-Nos CastleResponded 2 November 2015

    Thank for your comments – I am glad that you enjoyed Room 28 with its slipper bath. We hope to see you soon, and that you will enjoy the facilities once more. M!chael

    Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

    Stayed here in April for two nights. Very run down and haphazard refurbishment. Heating ineffective, breakfast menu sparce, broken paving stones, damp and broken gutters and drain pipes. Had been a beautiful place, but has been unsympathetic in restoration. Can't believe it's used as a...More

    Thank annaatebh
    Response from MichaelLudwig, Manager at Craig-y-Nos CastleResponded 3 November 2015

    Thank you for posting your review some 6 months after your stay – its unfortunate that you were unable to discuss your concerns at the time, however recent feedback indicates that the Castle is doing well and offering great accommodation for our guests and serving...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$178 - US$284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 40
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    • Brecon Beacons National Park >
    • Penycae
    • Also Known As
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    • Craig-y-Nos Castle Penycae, Wales - Powys
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    amandaj7
    10 July 2017|
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    Response from MichaelLudwig | Property representative |
    Dogs go free and you can have as many as you like, subject of course to them fitting in the room.... M!chael
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    15 April 2017|
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    Response from MichaelLudwig | Property representative |
    Yes. Dogs are allowes in bedrooms and the lounge and bar. Imfact most places. Not the gym nor on the history tour. If u want to dine with them in thr Patti bar for evening meals and breakfast that is ok too. M!chael
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    Jo V
    31 October 2016|
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    Response from MichaelLudwig | Property representative |
    We are 100% dog friendly (although on Wedding Days when we are almost exclusive use for the wedding party - there are no dogs - they are allowed though). Dogs are allowed in every room, although if a guest advises that they... More
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    "we had room 21, which had a little noise from the courtyard, but slept ok"
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