Cefn Cantref Campsite, a beautiful and peaceful campsite in the heart of the Brecon Beacons National Park. We’re a small family-run campsite just 5 minutes drive from the historic market town of Brecon.
Cefn Cantref Campsite, Cefn Cantref, Brecon, Powys, Wales LD3 8LT
We have many attractions on the doorstep which you may not be aware of, such as the Brecon Canal Basin. With the iconic Theatr Brycheiniog alongside, the Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal basin offers heaps to do, Brecon Cathedral and Close. Along with the awe-inspiring architecture of Brecon Cathedral itself, don’t miss the heritage centre: an interpretative exhibition, restaurant and shop in an atmospheric 17th Century former tithe barn… As well the many great attractions nearby, each year the area is host to popular festivals and shows.
A few great shows by foot and car are Brecon County Show, Brecon Jazz Festival, Brecon Food Festival, Royal Welsh Show, Wales National Air Show and lots more to see and do!
Mid & South Wales and the Brecon Beacons features incredible natural beauty, wildlife and cultural heritage. It's a destination for all seasons, with National Trails, festivals and pretty spa and market towns.
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Stargazing from your tent at Cefn Cantref..
The Brecon Beacons National Park became an International Dark Sky Reserve in 2012. This accreditation is testament to the quality of the region's dark skies. A number of Dark Sky Discovery Sites make stargazing readily accessible. The Milky Way is easily seen crossing the skies on moonless nights. The scenic landscapes make for amazing astrophotography opportunities. Go stargazing in Brecon Beacons Dark Sky Reserve and see our Universe as it is meant to be seen.
Whether you prefer strolling along to take in the gems you pass or energetically stepping up a slope to get your heart pounding, you’re guaranteed to find a walk to suit your mood and needs within easy distance of your base here in the Brecon Beacons.
Wales has more fairytale castles than it has fairies to occupy them! From coastal ruins to restored splendour, we have so many to choose from.
A favourite of our guests is Caerphilly Castle, a 40 minute drive away. Followed by the wonderful Castell Coch (Red Castle), just some 45 minutes along the A470. However Brecon has it’s very own castle with walls in and around the town, there is also the nearby Brecon Gear Roman Fort… and within the village of Talgarth you will find Bronllys Castle..
Fresh air, wide open spaces, a creative atmosphere and loads to entertain you, whatever the weather – this is the Brecon Beacons National Park. Our National Park contains some of the finest walking country in Europe. But there’s far more to the Brecon Beacons than that.
2 NEW ATTRACTIONS FOR 2021
For adrenaline junkies and families alike, the Tower Coaster is an adventure like no other! The only of its kind in Europe, you'll embark on an epic journey along this historic and beautiful Tower Colliery site, speeding along in a side-by-side kart as they dip and weave to stunning views of the Rhigos mountain range or why not try an unforgettable flight on the world’s fastest seated zip line! A new adventure to the Zip World roster, you could be one of the first to fly the Phoenix..