Bunkrooms in Wales : Pub with bunkrooms in the Brecon Beacons


Dragons Back, Pengenffordd, LD3 0EP

The Dragons Back (formerly The Castle Inn) is a pub with B&B rooms, camping & 3 self contained bunkrooms, located at over 1000ft above sea level in the stunning Brecon Beacons National Park. The bunkrooms are fully carpeted and centrally heated with en suite wet rooms. Book out the entire bunkhouse from just £375 per night. A new fully fitted dining/kitchen complete with WiFi and large screen TV, is now located next to the bunkhouse so self-catering is an option, although meals are also available in the pub next door. The pub serves a range of local real ales and home cooked meals using locally sourced ingredients. There’s a large log fire, fantastic beer garden, free WiFi in the bar, pool table & 50 inch TV. The bunkhouse’s drying room and secure bike storage make it a great base for outdoor activities. Groups welcome including stag/hen parties. Glamping is available in our Shepherds hut and the Tardis. The tardis sleeps up to 4, at £70 per night, the shepherds hut sleeps up to 2 at £60 per night. There is a minimum two night stay for all our accommodation. Dogs £5 per night in the bunkhouse.

This accommodation is featured on our map of South Wales and Pembrokeshire and here is its own website.
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Rooms & Beds:

44: Bunkhouse 28: 1×6, 1×10, 1×12. B&B: 10: 4 rooms


All year. Arrive after 2pm, depart before 11 am.

Price per night:

£16pp, £22pp with b/fast. Min of 5 people required for 6 bunk room, 7 for 10 b/room, or 9 for 12 b/room. Sole use £375, or £550 with breakfast


Group bookings only. £100 non refundable booking deposit required. 28 days notice required for cancellation, otherwise full value of the booking ( less deposit ) will be charged.

Ask for:

Jill Deakin


Located on the A479 approx 3 miles South of Talgarth and 6 miles North of Crickhowell

Public Transport:

Nearest trains: Abergavenny. Nearest bus: Talgarth (3 miles).

This accommodation allows dogs by arrangement, is available only to groups and is on the Hostels with Camping map, the Offa's Dyke path and the Hostels that welcome stag and hen parties map.

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Great value, great time, escape for a group.

Great value, great time, escape for a group.

Escape to the high Brecon Beacons, enjoy your days on the hillsides and your evenings by the fire at Dragons Back.

Dragons Back ( formerly The Castle Inn ) is a beautiful old pub really high up in the Brecon Beacons.  Regularly catering for guests from all over the UK, the hosts at Dragons Back have lots of experience in providing a  very special and welcoming atmosphere.   The Bunkhouse, B&B and Shepherds Hut can sleep up to 44 people and there is camping too.


Stay at the highest pub in the Brecon Beacons.

Stay at the highest pub in the Brecon Beacons.

The Dragons Back pub & bunkhouse, welcomes all groups to the Black Mountains.

The Dragons Back pub, named after a ridge in the landscape around it, is over 300 years old and 1000ft above sea level.  Even at 1000ft the pub is in a valley and is surrounded by the Black Mountains.   The bunkhouse welcomes all customers including Stag and Hen parties.  The location is ideal for bikers and military team building  with activities and mountain bike trails from the door.  The Dragons Back provides tasty home cooked food, local real ales in front of a huge log fire.   The bunkhouses are fully equipped for self-catering  and the pub can sleep groups of up to 44 people including B&B rooms in the pub. Camping is also available.

Contact Dragons Back:

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