The Area

Hafod-y-Garreg is in a beautiful area, near to the River Wye, the Brecon Beacons and the Black Mountains. It is the perfect area for walking, cycling or fishing. Here you can escape in gorgeous countryside as well as visiting the local towns.

The house is close to a variety of interesting market towns, each with a very different character:

Hay on Wye – 8 miles away. The Book town on the border, Hay is a medieval town with a 13th century castle and over 30 bookshops, as well as interesting antiques, gift, craft and clothes shops

Brecon – 9 miles away. A market town surrounded by the dramatic skyline of the Brecon Beacons and the Black Mountains. A walkers paradise.


Hay on Wye website

Brecon Beacons website

Builth Wells website

Welsh Tourist Board