Youth Hostel Guide

Search over 200 youth hostels across England & Wales

Ty'n-y-Caeau (Nr Brecon) Hostel

This old farmhouse is a good base to explore the Brecon Beacons National Park. Many low level walks provide mountain views. National Park has programme of free led walks, Nature reserves close by.


Self-catering kitchen, dining room, T.V., showers, drying room, cycle store, shop and grounds. Wales Tourist Board approved.

Beds 54
Disabled Facilities No
Drinks License No
Meals Yes, 19.00 hrs
Under 3's No
No Smoking Yes
High Chairs No
Cots No
Parking Yes


Groesffordd, Brecon, Powys, LD3 7SW
01874 665270
Tourist Information: 01874 623366

Getting There

From the A40 look for turning signposted Llanfrynach. Hostel is 1/2m N of Groesffordd village. On foot, take canal path from Brecon Theatre. At first lock follow sign to Groesffordd.

Ordnance Survey Sheet/Grid Ref: 160/74288


Stagecoach Red & White 21 Newport - Brecon (passes close BR Abergavenny), alight Llanfrynach turn, 1m; Stagecoach Red & White 39 and Yeomans Canyon 40 from Hereford, alight Llanddew turn, 3/4m. Tel: 01633 266336 for Red & White, 0345 125436 Yeomans.


Merthyr Tydfil 20m; Abergavenny 19m.

Nearest Other Hostels

Llwyn-y-Celyn 9m, Capel-y-Ffin 23m.

You might also like:

Trevine (Trefin) - Former school with comfortable accommodation and modern facilities, conveniently near the Pembrok...

Tyncornel - This hostel (with heating by open fire and no electricity) is a favourite with anyone seeking sol...