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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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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    After walking in the local area we stopped at the Craig y Nos for a much needed drink, something we've done on previous occasions. I was served by a pleasant, friendly barman who asked about our walk as he served me while my friend visited...More

    1  Thank chachyowen
    Response from MichaelLudwig, Manager at Craig-y-Nos CastleResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your comments, it is good to see that you found the staff polite at least, and can only apologise if you were not made aware that the Castle was being used exclusively for a wedding, which most Fridays and Saturdays it is...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We have just returned home after a two night stay at Craig y Nos Castle and can't wait to visit again. The staff were so friendly and welcoming and couldn't do enough for you. We ate there the second night and wished we had ate...More

    Thank CarolKenney
    Response from MichaelLudwig, Manager at Craig-y-Nos CastleResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thanks for your great review, which not least I am sure that the staff will be appreciative of. It is good to hear your positive comments about the staff, the food and how you found the room and the grounds. It is great that you...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Quite a fascinating and quirky place, which lies in a valley surrounded by hills. Faded 'Ambulances Only' lettering gives a clue to the hotels previous use as a hospital. The main car park is a bit small but additional places are available on the South...More

    Thank Tom P
    Response from MichaelLudwig, Manager at Craig-y-Nos CastleResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your positive comments – it is good to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the Castle and that you felt the History Tour was worthwhile giving an insight into both the past and what we would like to achieve in the...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The staff were excellent,The evening meal was delicious as was the buffet breakfast. We had a tour of the castle,which was very interesting.There was a lot of stairs with the tour.so people with mobility issues should be aware.More

    Thank 576jenny
    Response from MichaelLudwig, Manager at Craig-y-Nos CastleResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thanks for your review – it is great to read of you enjoyment of the food and that you felt the staff were great. I am glad you enjoyed the tour. Sadly as you note, the Castle Tour does take people upstairs and sadly due...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We visited earlier this week for a nice break away. We had a fabulous time. It is a wonderful place to stay. After a warm welcome we were shown to our room. The rooms were lovely (4 star in our opinion, rather than the castle's...More

    Thank Jonathan W
    Response from MichaelLudwig, Manager at Craig-y-Nos CastleResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thanks for your great feedback, it is good to hear that you enjoyed and found the Castle to be comfortable and that you were met with a warm welcome. It is also great to hear you comments in regards to the food. I am happy...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • 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
    • USD 179 - USD 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
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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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    Sharon R
    16 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
    1 November 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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