Hay or Brecon? Literature or Jazz? Radio 4 or Radio 3?

Cardarn Bunkhouse is a great base for high mountains and high-brow.

Striding, pedalling, sailing or riding can be a contemplative set of pastimes. We, the outdoors-y type are also often thinkers, dreamers, creators. With this in our well-developed mind why not consider Cardarn Bunkhouse?

Nestled in a little valley on a hill farm in the Brecon Beacons National Park, Cadarn Bunkhouse is surrounded by lovely landscape with views of the Black Mountains and the Wye Valley. They house a riding stables and equine-themed holidays too – branded as Tregoyd mountain riders  horse riding holidays! If you already know the area you’ll appreciate proximity to these mountains can be inspiring and vitalising.

With easy access to both Hay-on-Wye and the town of Brecon, though, you’ve also found a base to experience their festivals. Hosting internationally renowned Literature and Arts and Jazz and music festivals respectively, Hay and Brecon are beacons for the high minded. Explore their websites. I’m sure something will peak your interest.