The Star Bunkhouse, Brecon Road (A40), Bwlch, Brecon, Powys, LD3 7RQ

Call Emma & Pete Harrison on 01874 730080 or 07341 906937

Overview

Croeso i Fyncws y Seren - welcome to The Star Bunkhouse: an ideal base from which to explore the beautiful Brecon Beacons National Park. Situated in the village of Bwlch, you can expect a warm and comfortable stay in our self-catering bunkhouse. We have spacious bedrooms, cosy lounge and dining areas, fully-equipped kitchen, outside BBQ area, hot showers, drying room with washing machine, free WiFi and off-road parking. The Star Bunkhouse can sleep up to 20 people in bunk beds spread over 6 bedrooms, and welcomes bookings from individuals and couples as well as small & large groups. A popular choice for family get-togethers, reunions, birthday parties, school & youth groups, clubs & societies, and with all lovers of the great outdoors. Dog friendly by arrangement. The bunkhouse is situated alongside The Beacons Way long-distance footpath in the gap ('bwlch') between the Black Mountains and the Central Beacons mountain range (which includes Pen Y Fan). Meet and swap stories with fellow travellers if use of the bunkhouse is shared, or please ask if you would prefer exclusive use for your group. This accommodation is featured on our map of South Wales and Pembrokeshire and here is its own website.

Details

  • Rooms & Beds:

    20: 1×4 (en-suite), 3×4, 2×2
  • Open:

    All year. All day
  • Price per night:

    Standard rate £19pp
  • Booking:

    By email or telephone
  • Directions:

    On the A40 between Crickhowell and Brecon
  • Public Transport:

    Nearest train station: Abergavenny 13 miles. Bus route: X43 Abergavenny-Brecon. Nearest airport: Cardiff Airport 50 miles.
  • Walks:

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks

This accommodation allows dogs by arrangement, is near mountains, is in a National Park, is available to individuals, is an 'Eco Hostel', has a pub within walking distance, has availability this Christmas and is on the map of accommodation for school groups, the IHUK signage page, the Brecon Beacons National Park, the Beacons Way, the Lon Las Cymru and the dark sky area.

Facilities

cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
nBreakfast available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
iDrying room
jShowers
pClothes washing facilities
[WiFi
uWithin 3 miles of NCN
ZDogs by arrangement

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News & Offers from The Star Bunkhouse

Come Moon gazing in the Brecon Beacons and stay at The Star Bunkhouse

August 15th 2019

On 12 Oct, Discover LLangorse & Bwlch are organising a fantastic evening, gazing at the moon. Star Bunkhouse in Bwlch is the perfect place to stay. Come to the Brecon Beacons Dark Sky Reserve stay at The Star and gaze at the moon!

During the evening you will learn more about the moon in the Dark Sky Wales planetarium, enjoy a lively talk about the legacy of the first men, Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins and celebrate when fifty years ago, two men first set foot on the moon. There will also be telescopes provided to offer the opportunity to look closely at the moon and do some astro photography. Why not make a weekend of it and spend a couple of days exploring the rugged beauty of the Brecon Beacons National Park?  There is always a  warm welcome at The Star Bunkhouse
Moon gazing from The Star Bunkhouse
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Special offer on private bedrooms available throughout August

August 4th 2019

Ideal for families, small groups, couples and individuals

We are running a special ‘room rate’ offer in our family & dog friendly bunkhouse from Thursday 8th to Friday 23rd August 2019.

Choose from the following private bedroom options:

Rooms 1 & 4:
£30 per night
Triple sleeper bunkbeds suitable for up to 2 adults & 1 child

Room 6:
£40 per night
Cosy bedroom with 2 standard bunkbeds suitable for up to 4 people

Rooms 2 & 5:
£45 per night
Spacious bedrooms with 2 standard bunkbeds suitable for up to 4 people

Room 3 (Family Room)
£50 per night
En-suite bedroom with triple sleeper & 1 standard bunkbed, books & games, fridge & kettle suitable for up to 4 adults, or 2 adults & 3 children

Special Offer

Just in case you can’t find the car park at The Star Bunkhouse – winner of the Silver award in TGO Best Bunkhouse.

June 13th 2019

Star Bunkhouse in the Brecon Beacons National Park is winner of the Silver award in TGO (The Great Outdoors) magazine’s readers’ awards – Best Hostel or Bunkhouse of the Year 2018!!

Come & explore the uniquely beautiful Brecon Beacons National Park.  The Star Bunkhouse in the village of Bwlch is an ideal base camp for exploring the beautiful Brecon Beacons National Park. You can expect a warm and comfortable stay with  spacious bedrooms, a homely lounge with a wood burning stove, books & games, fully-equipped self-catering kitchen, large dining tables, a cosy snug with extra seating, plenty of hot showers, drying room, outside seating & BBQ area and car park.

The bunkhouse sleeps up to 20 people in bunkbeds spread over 6 bedrooms, with  private bedrooms suitable for individuals, couples & small groups, or exclusive use for larger groups. Dog friendly by arrangement.

The bunkhouse is situated alongside The Beacons Way long-distance footpath in the gap (‘bwlch’) between the Black Mountains and the Central Beacons mountain range (which includes Pen Y Fan). We are across the road from the New Inn (Brecknockshire CAMRA Pub of the Year 2019) that is well known for its real ales, great food and friendly atmosphere (booking advised).

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