Smithy's Bunkhouse is situated on a working hill farm in the Black Mountains of the Brecon Beacons National Park.
Designed with the group market in mind, independent travellers are welcome. The Crown Inn at the end of the farm drive does amazing restaurant and bar meals and has a reputation for good beer and an amazing range of whiskies.
Guests are able to walk directly onto the Sugar Loaf and Skirrid Mountains if they don't want to drive further into the Black Mountains.
The Bunkhouse is ideally situated for all types of outdoor activities with climbing, caving, walking, mountain biking, canoeing, hang gliding to name but a few are available within a short distance
The accommodation consists of two dormitory style bunkrooms each sleeping 12 with additional space available above the common room which is used by group leaders/teachers or snorers!!
The common room has a log burning stove and piano.
A fully equipped kitchen with a 6 burner commercial gas cooker, microwave etc.
A coin operated washingmachine and commercial sized drier are available for use in the unlikely event that it rains in Wales!
Excellent Local Inn - 5 minutes walk
- Number of Rooms / Units
|Room / Unit Type||Room / Unit Tariff*|
|Bunk Rooms||£12.00 per person per night|
*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.
Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.
- Cooking facilities
- Children welcome - Children welcome from any age
- Cots available
- High chairs available
- Central heating
- Real log/coal fires
- Staff fluent in Welsh
- Drying facilities
- Laundry facilities
- Golf available (onsite or nearby)
- Pony trekking/horse-riding
Linen & Bedding
- Bedding for hire
- Hot water
- Showers available
- Private parking
- Dogs/pets accepted by arrangement
- Totally non-smoking
- Working farm
- Hen/Stag Dos Welcome
Room/Unit Facilities: Bunk Rooms
- Ground floor bedroom
- Scenic view
Map & Directions
By Road: From the south enter Abergavenny on the A40 heading towards Brecon. On passing Judd Bros.Commercial Vehicle garage (with a number of white vans on the forecourt) turn right into Pen-y-Pound. Follow this road through the traffic lights, passed King Henry VIII school and up the hill for approx. 2 miles.You will enter the hamlet of Pantygelli, then, opposite the Crown Inn (slightly set back), turn right down the farm drive.Please drive carefully. By Public Transport: Abergavenny has a main line railway station and coach/bus station. A variety of Taxi firms are available at reasonable rates.