Crickhowell

Crickhowell is a pretty and bustling little town and a great place to book a holiday cottage. It's easy to get to, it has the Black Mountains to the East and the Brecon Beacons to the West, there are lots of great shops, pubs and restaurants to enjoy and it's steeped in history with its castle and the neighbouring Tretower Court and Castle. And we've got a selection of over 60 lovely cottages in Crickhowell and the beautiful surrounding countryside.

Crickhowell is a great base for outdoor enthusiasts, with fantastic cycling and walking in the Black Mountains and Brecon Beacons.

Crickhowell is the home of the annual Greenman Festival, held at the Glanusk Estate. It's a family-friendly festival with a brilliant line up. Crickhowell is also handy for Brecon Jazz and Hay Festivals.

For more information about Crickhowell and about events in the area have a look at Crickhowell's Tourist Information Site

Crickhowell is surrounded by lots of picturesque villages and hamlets including Bwlch, Cwmdu, Gilwern, Llanbedr, Llangattock, Llangenny, Llangynidr, Pengenffordd and Tretower.

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7 nights from £365
Short breaks from £274

Hen Stabl

Property rating: 4 stars
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Sleeps: 4
    • Garden
    • Ground floor facilities
    • Wi-Fi

A very pretty two bedroomed stone cottage, converted from a row of stables, all on the ground floor so perfect for anyone with slight walking difficulties; set in the popular village of Llangynidr. A great location to walk to one of the two village pubs in the evening or visit The Welsh Valleys with a stunning scenic drive over Llangynidr Mountain and also close to Crickhowell.

7 nights from £283
Short breaks from £212

Cae'r Hendre

Property rating: 2 stars
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Sleeps: 2
    • Garden
    • Woodburner
    • Pets welcome
    • Wi-Fi

A pretty romantic hideaway, this fairly remote self-catering cottage is across the courtyard to owner's home with the pictureque & productive organic vegetable garden and artist's studio. Great walking or mountain bikking from the door straight into the Brecon Beacons. Stunning views across the valley. Brecon 9 miles.

7 nights from £582
Short breaks from £437

Cwm Bach Farm

Property rating: 4 stars
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Sleeps: 7
    • Garden
    • Woodburner
    • Wi-Fi

Sleeps 7. This beautifully situated traditonal and secluded stone farmhouse has a great stone fireplace & oak beams set in water meadows. Excellent walking with Llangattock Mountain behind. 2 miles Crickhowell, 2 pubs Llangattock village. Also Cwm Barn.

7 nights from £365
Short breaks from £274

Alpaca Cottage

Property rating: 4 stars
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Sleeps: 4
    • Garden
    • Woodburner
    • Wi-Fi

Alpaca Cottage is in The Heart of The Black Mountains and has wonderful panoramic views over the valley to Castell Dinas and the hills beyond. Great place for children to stay to meet the extended family of delightful Alpacas that live on the farm - including the newly born ones born this season. Ideal place to stay for pony trekking (2 minutes down the road), Gliding Centre (five minutes), mountain bikers love this place close to bike trails and superb hill walking from door. Talgarth 3 miles. Hay-on-Wye 9 miles. Brecon 14 miles.

7 nights from £365
Short breaks from £274

Hollyfield

Property rating: 5 stars
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Sleeps: 2
    • Garden
    • Ground floor facilities
    • Woodburner
    • Pets welcome
    • Wi-Fi

A romantic and luxurious self catering holiday cottage - all on the ground floor and only a mile from Crickhowell. With wonderful walks from the door and views up The Usk Valley - a wonderful place to stay. Still available for The Green Man Festival week - very close to walk there!

7 nights from £365
Short breaks from £274

Sam's Cottage

Property rating: 4 stars
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Sleeps: 4
    • Woodburner
    • Pets welcome
    • Wi-Fi

Sam's cottage is an 18th century little townhouse close to the centre of the bustling market town of Crickhowell; just a stone's throw away from the local pubs, restaurants and shops and a short distance from the lovely walks over Bullpit Meadows, the water meadows that run alongside the River Usk with views over the Llangattock Escarpment and Crug Hywel mountain. Abergavenny 6 miles with the nearest station. Brecon 14 miles. Ebbw Vale 10 miles.

7 nights from £394
Short breaks from £296

Weavers Cottage

Property rating: 4 stars
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Sleeps: 4
    • Garden
    • Woodburner
    • Wi-Fi

A picturesque Welsh longhouse built in 1642 perched on the hillside above Cwmdu with absolutely breathtaking views overlooking the glorious Dragons Back, Waun Fawr and Castell Dinas, the iron age fort in the Black Mountains along the valley between Crickhowell and Talgarth. 6 miles from Crickhowell, 2 miles from Tretower and 6 miles from Talgarth.

7 nights from £1021
Short breaks from £766

Westcombe House

Property rating: 5 stars
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Sleeps: 11
    • Woodburner
    • Games Room
    • Wi-Fi

Westcombe House slps 10, spacious and comfortable self-catering cottage in the centre of Crickhowell lovely kitchen to cook for a party & large dining table - safe storage for Mountain Bikes.Games Room with Table Tennis & Dart Board. Walks

7 nights from £262
Short breaks from £197

Usk Cottage

Property rating: 4 stars
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Sleeps: 2
    • Garden
    • Wi-Fi

A first floor flat that is part of a group of several cottages with picturesque views over the Sugar Loaf and Black Mountains. A perfect base for walking and mountain biking. Crickhowell only 2 miles.

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7 nights from £283
Short breaks from £212

Cynfin Stable

Property rating: 4 stars
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Sleeps: 2
    • Pets welcome

Cynfin Stable, beside Cynfin Barn, is an little romantic barn with the most glorious panoramic views across The Usk Valley to The Brecon Beacons. Close Tretower Court - scent for many film locations, 3 miles to Crickhowell with good restaurants & boutiques.