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Reviewed 3 May 2016

A lovely house in a great location and also very quiet, with beautiful views of the surrounding hills from the top floor. You wake up to the sound of chirping birds and you can see bunny rabbits, red grouse, sheep and cats in the field at the back! The house is very clean and tidy; delicious and filling breakfasts, free...

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1Thank Mariya T
Walsall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Very friendly and helpful. Very good comfortable room. Terrific views from the bedroom windows. Very quiet peaceful location. Excellent position for walking into town. Brilliant possibilities for hill walking locally.

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Thank John B
Eynsham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2016

The "Lady" of the house (Jean) could not have done any more for us. We were upgraded to the larger room at no extra cost, the breakfasts were absolutely superb and we were given excellent and accurate advise on where to visit. It is in easy walking distance to the centre of Crickhowell where there is a good choice of...

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1Thank Michael A
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2016

I would return here again without hesitation. The room and en suite were spotlessly clean. The bed was comfy and the surroundings were very friendly, relaxed and quiet. This is all I would expect from a B&B and more. Very cheap compared to other options locally too!

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Thank petejames007
London
Reviewed 7 March 2016

This lovely BB run by true local Welsh folk it will be short of nothing during your stay in Crickhowell at Brecon Beacons. Accommodating of both ramblers and business folk, It has fast internet and early brekkie. If you are veggie one has to simply ask Jean and your needs will be met. This lovely cottage it's a very short...

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1Thank Paolla G
COVENTRY
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Jean is very welcoming and accommodating. Ease of parking, place to put muddy boots and she'll hang your wet gear up to dry! A short walk to the village (Dragon recommended for food and great atmosphere), excellent breakfast, and great view of Llangattock escarpment from the main bedroom! You will need to ask if you need a hairdryer, though, as...

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1Thank Rob J
Newport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Stayed here for one night on the 20th of February 2016 and the host couldn't do enough for us. So welcoming and thoughtful, would definitely stay here again. The breakfast was delicious and could have stayed all day in bed, it was so comfortable. Right in the heart of Crickhowell, the price was very reasonable. Highly recommend!!

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1Thank HannahJ1329
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Crickhowell is a beautiful village in the Brecon Beacons with great pubs, food, shops and walks. This B&B is close to the center of the village and is welcoming, friendly, comfortable and with a hearty breakfast. I would highly recommend it.

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1Thank 584jon
Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2015

The host really welcomed us though we were over the time we have expected. The warm welcoming made us feel like home. The room was very comfortable and tidy. Also the view (landscape) from the room is great! We slept very well. Next morning, the Welsh breakfast she cooked was very big and she gave useful information called 'Big Pit'...

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bologna
Reviewed 27 August 2015

This b&b is one of the best I've ever stayed in.Jean was so welcoming with us since the beginning, making us feel comfy at home and providing us with everything we needed. The room is small but comfy and warm, with lovely decorations. The bathroom was super clean. The breakfast Jean prepared was delicious and we could choose between different...

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Welcome to Porth-y-Berllan, a small family run bed & breakfast situated just eight minutes walk from the center of Crickhowell.Crickhowell which is nestled in the heart of the Brecon Beacons is a walkers paradise. There is also plenty to see/do like Visit Hay-on-Wye, Big Pit, Llanthony Priory and Cwmyoy church. Go fishing on the Usk, canoeing on the Wye, horse riding and rope climbing/caving (We are central to all of these).For those wanting to relax, read the papers or a good book while enjoying a cuppa you are welcome to sit in our garden and take in the views. If its a days shopping your after why not catch the train to Cardiff, the capital of wales (station seven miles away and trains run every hour). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Porth-y-Berllan

Address: Porth y Berllan Brecon Road, Brecon Beacons National Park, Crickhowell NP8 1DG, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > Brecon Beacons National Park > Crickhowell
Price Range: ₹ 5,444 - ₹ 5,530 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“I stayed in room 1, with the double bed, and for a single person this was perfect. It might be a bit small for two people, in which case room 2 might be a better fit.”
 of 5 bubbles npl84, 15 May 2016 | Read review
“We were in the smaller room - which was adequate, but the bigger of the two rooms would have been better.”
 of 5 bubbles totmax, 9 May 2016 | Read review
“One room is rather larger than the other, so do specify if you need the space.”
 of 5 bubbles AlastairF264, 4 May 2016 | Read review
“The room with the view to Table Mountain is the smaller room towards the road above the breakfast room, if you enjoy a more valley'ish view or need a bigger room the other one next to it will be another great option.”
 of 5 bubbles paollag2016, 6 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Room 2 is the largest with lovely views”
 of 5 bubbles Nigelw61, 24 Aug 2015 | Read review
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