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Trans Wales Trails - Day Tours

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Blaenau Bach Penbont Road | Talgarth, Brecon Beacons National Park, Brecon LD3 0EG, Wales
+44 7855 967399
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Went to Llandudno seen red arrows display Lankester bomber the hotel along sea front was cheap we... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2018
Sue S
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Amazing Riding Weekend

I can honestly say that I've had one of the best weekends ever and made some fantastic... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Alex C
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Trail riding on beautiful Welsh cobs across the Brecon Beacons and beyond. We offer day rides, short breaks and longer trail riding breaks across Wales.
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  • Average1%
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  • Terrible3%
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Blaenau Bach Penbont Road | Talgarth, Brecon Beacons National Park, Brecon LD3 0EG, Wales
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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Went to Llandudno seen red arrows display Lankester bomber the hotel along sea front was cheap we went in to town and went on a tour bus which took a hour for £5 worth going on nice food would go again

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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

I can honestly say that I've had one of the best weekends ever and made some fantastic memories. Emily and Paul your horses are amazing, your hospitality was outstanding and the scenery speaks for itself. Truly wonderful.  I can't fault a thing. Thank you so...More

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Emily T, Owner at Trans Wales Trails - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thank you for the lovely review! We really appreciate it, and it makes us smile to read such nice things written about us. Hope to welcome you back here next time.

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Reviewed 21 April 2018

Wow, what a fantastic experience! The horses were beautiful, the scenery stunning.Emily and Paul were the perfect hosts - the rooms in the farmhouse were lovely and the home cooked food very tasty. I would definitely recommend this experience to anyone who has a passion...More

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Emily T, Owner at Trans Wales Trails - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thanks for the great review, we're glad you had such a good time.

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

What a place. This is our third year here and it never fails to amaze!! This year was something special. The group of other riders were fantastic. Food simply awesome. Rooms perfectly clean. Hospitality the best. There is something very special about this place that...More

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Emily T, Owner at Trans Wales Trails - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thank you, you lovely people! You know how much we love having you here too. Come back soon! :-)

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We spent two day rides at TWT last May but naughtily have only just got round to doing this review. Unfortunately the farm house was already booked up so we stayed at a hotel nearby which was fine. The horses are lovely and I really...More

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Emily T, Owner at Trans Wales Trails - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thank you for the great review - next time hopefully you can come and stay with us too, to get the whole Transwales experience!

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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

A beautiful place, fantastic people, Emily and Paul are so welcoming. Food was lovely and plentiful. The rooms were cosy and spotless. Scenery is stunning and the horses were brilliant. We can’t wait to go back! Thank you for having us.

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Emily T, Owner at Trans Wales Trails - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thank you for your lovely review, glad you had such a good time here.

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

We went on a day's ride and it was fabulous! Absolutely lovely and characterful horses, which were amazingly sure-footed; fantastic and extremely knowledgeable guide who took us at our own pace. Area beautiful and we were very lucky to have fine weather. Really loved the...More

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Emily T, Owner at Trans Wales Trails - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Glad you enjoyed the grooming and tacking up - it really is part of the experience here, and the horses enjoy the special attention too! Thanks for the great review, hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

I've been twice in the last ten days, having just discovered this place. Lovely horses - plump, happy, forward going but biddable. Beautiful yard and scenery. Friendly people. Comfortable saddles and good quality tack. Not difficult to find in fact if you go to Talgarth...More

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Emily T, Owner at Trans Wales Trails - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Thanks for your lovely review Catherine! Hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

I took part in the Trans Wales Trails Tour late August 2017 and had a really great time! You start with a local day tour, followed by 4 days of touring from Brecon over the black mountains and the Eland Valley to Aberdyfi with a...More

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Emily T, Owner at Trans Wales Trails - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Hi Marlies, thank you for your great review of the Transwales Trail across Wales - glad you had such a good time, you did really well! You definitely earned those puddings! Hope to see you again sometime. Stay in touch. All best, Emily & Paul

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Booked a morning trekking with my 10 year old son. On holiday in the Brecon Beacons, and both of us novices with no prior experience, we'd been out for a lovely afternoon trekking a few days before with another company and my son was growing...More

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Emily T, Manager at Trans Wales Trails - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2017

I'm sorry you and your son had such a bad experience with us Charles. There is a big difference between a novice rider and a beginner rider, and there was clearly a major miscommunication about both your ability and confidence when you booked with Paul....More

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Dominique W
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The weight limit is 14stone I hope this helps.
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Helen S
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Response from Racheljessiep | Reviewed this property |
Hey Helen I'm not sure about all year round you may need to check out their web site. As for riders they only cater for experienced riders. Even their easiest trails are challenging, you need your balance and fitness.
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