The Castle Of Brecon Hotel

Castle SquareLD3 9DBBreconUnited Kingdom
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About The Castle Of Brecon Hotel

Overlooking the River Usk, the historical The Castle Of Brecon Hotel Hotel incorporates original castle remains into the Georgian-style hotel. Originally a coaching inn, the hotel was the first hotel in Wales.

Each guest room in the main hotel is uniquely furnished in warm, traditional decor with a modern touch, and includes a flat-screen TV, coffee/tea, and in some cases, free Wi-Fi.

Located in the centre of town, the The Castle Of Brecon Hotel Hotel offers sweeping views of the rivers and mountains that surround the town. The hotel also offers meeting and wedding facilities, complimentary parking and free Wi-Fi in public spaces.

Dining options include an onsite lounge, a full-service restaurant serving locally-sourced fare and the Terrace, where guests can dine al fresco.

The hotel is located a short stroll from the Brecon Cathedral and provides easy access to the Brecon Beacons National Park and the Cradoc Golf Course.


Castle Square, LD3 9DB, Brecon, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 (1874) 624611 | Fax: +44 (1874) 623737 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Business centre
  • Car park
  • Conference rooms
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Room safe
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Magnificent Mountain Views.

Many guests rave about the stunning views of the Brecon Mountains that can be seen from the back of the hotel.

Central Location for Exploring.

The Brecon Castle hotel is very conveniently located in the centre of town, making it easy to explore town on foot. Visitors with a car enjoy easy access to the surrounding areas, including the Brecon Beacons National Park.

Staff Serves with a Smile.

Many guests report excellent service, finding that both the event staff and the restaurant staff are extremely friendly and helpful.

Negative Reviews

Limited Parking During Events.

While the Brecon Castle Hotel offers free parking, the space available is limited and occasionally there may not be available space. This is more likely to occur if a conference or event is taking place at the hotel.

Where’s the Wi-Fi?.

The Wi-Fi signal is not always available in all guest rooms. It is recommended that you call the hotel to ensure that you’ll have Wi-Fi, if necessary.

Reception Could Be Friendlier.

Although many find the staff quite pleasant, there are a few complaints that the reception staff occasionally needs to be friendlier and more helpful.

Rating Overview

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7.9 out of 10 based on 70 reviews