Pencelli Castle Caravan & Camping Park
“Stunning grounds include a wildflower meadow” - AA Inspector
Our Inspector's view
Lying in the heart of the Brecon Beacons National Park, this charming park offers peace, beautiful scenery, high-quality facilities and a wildflower meadow. It is bordered by the Brecon and Monmouth Canal. The attention to detail is superb, and the well-equipped, heated toilets with en suite cubicles are matched by a drying room for clothes and boots, full laundry, and a shop. Super-fast WiFi is available throughout the park. Regular buses stop just outside the gate and go to Brecon, Abergavenny and Swansea.
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Facilities – at a glance
Electrical hook up
- Sports field
- Ice pack facility
- Picnic Area
- Shop onsite
- Wifi available
- Baby bathing/changing
- Motorvan service point
- Calor Gas
- Camping Gaz
- Battery Charging
- Toilet fluid
- Total Touring Pitches: 80
- Caravan Pitches Available
- Motorhome Pitches Available
- Tent Pitches Available
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About the area
The largest unitary authority in Wales, Powys covers an area of approximately 2,000 square miles. Much of that is mountainous because it actually has the lowest population density of all the Welsh counties.
This much wild, empty space is perhaps best typified by the International Dark Sky Reserve in the Brecon Beacons National Park, one of only eleven in the world. The absence of light pollution creates an exceptional spot for star gazing. You won’t find any cities in Powys, just villages and smaller-sized towns, but that’s the way its inhabitants like it.
Newtown, the largest settlement, is perhaps most famous for being the birthplace of Robert Owen, the founder of the Co-operative movement. Brecon is a market town set on the edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park, while the pretty Victorian spa town of Llandrindod Wells boasts the National Cycle Collection. Elsewhere, Hay-on-Wye hosts a major literary festival every year.
Powys is liberally scattered with castles, burial mounds, hill forts, and other historic markers; Powis Castle, near Welshpool is probably one of the most impressive. And for walking enthusiasts, it’s not just the Brecon Beacons on offer – the Elan Valley describes itself as the ‘Welsh Lake District’.
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