Croeso i Old Radnor Barn B&B
Brecon Beacons Bed and Breakfast near Hay on Wye and Brecon
Set within the Brecon Beacons National Park the Old Radnor Barn bed and breakfast is located within an area that is renowned for its scenic beauty and is an ideal base for holidays in Mid Wales, South Wales and the border towns of the Marches.
Old Radnor Barn B&B is designated a grade 2 listed building by Cadw and dates back nearly 300 years. Retaining many original features It was sympathetically renovated between 1998 and 2002. Formerly a stable building belonging to the medieval hall house by the name of the Old Radnor Arms, the barn dates from the mid 18th century, it has a stone roof and octagonal mullioned windows.
Situated on the western outskirts of the historic market town of Talgarth in the Brecon Beacons, our bed and breakfast, not so long ago was an overnight resting place for stallions travelling to stud on the Great Western Railway. The railway has now gone but the small market town of Talgarth nestles peacefully in the foot hills of the Black Mountains.
A geographical gateway, Talgarth is centrally placed between the towns of Crickhowell, Brecon and Hay on Wye. There is good road access to Mid/North Wales, South Wales and West Wales. The town is on the main bus route between Brecon and Hereford, while the nearest train station is in the market town of Abergavenny (20 miles). Talgarth is an ideal base to explore both the Black Mountains, the Brecon Beacons National Park, the South Wales Valleys, the cities of Newport, Cardiff and Swansea and further afield...
Opportunities exist for most outdoor activities: walking, climbing, cycling, mountain-biking, pot-holing, horse riding, gliding, hand-gliding, together with the full range of water sports including fishing, kayaking canoeing, sailing and windsurfing in the reservoirs and rivers of the area. The area has the benefit of several golf courses and the 2010 Ryder Cup Course at the Celtic Manor Resort is only forty minutes away.
The magical and tranquil lake of Llangorse (the largest natural lake in Wales) lies three miles to the west. The river Wye is only three miles to the east at Glasbury while the river Usk lies six miles to the west at Brecon.
If you're visiting Brecon or Hay on Wye, make sure the Old Radnor Barn bed and breakfast is your first choice for accommodation. For any questions about our B&B accommodation give us a call on 01874 712 102 today.