Crickhowell is a charming market town that embodies the tranquil allure of rural Wales. For those seeking a blend of comfort and freedom during their Welsh adventure, please browse our luxury holiday cottages to rent.
Each cottage is a unique gem. Whether it’s a rustic cottage embodying centuries of Welsh heritage, a contemporary holiday home offering stunning views of the Usk Valley, or a cosy retreat nestled within the town, there’s a space just for you. Picture preparing locally-sourced meals in your own kitchen, relaxing by a roaring fire, and waking to the soft chorus of the surrounding countryside.
But the enchantment of Crickhowell extends beyond the comfort of your cottage. Crickhowell Castle, a charming ruin affectionately known as ‘Alisby’s Castle’, beckons history enthusiasts, while the River Usk offers tranquil strolls and opportunities for fly-fishing.
The town itself, winner of the UK’s ‘Best High Street’ award, brims with independent shops, offering everything from local arts and crafts to fresh produce. Don’t miss the chance to sample locally-brewed ales or traditional Welsh fare at one of Crickhowell’s welcoming pubs and eateries.
Venture beyond the town and you’ll find hiking and mountain biking trails, as well as opportunities for pony trekking and stargazing, in the encompassing Brecon Beacons National Park.
For those seeking to bask in the fullness of the Brecon Beacons National Park’s splendor, Crickhowell’s holiday cottages provide a luxurious, tranquil, and quintessentially Welsh getaway. They encapsulate the essence of a land where the past and present meld seamlessly, where each day ends with the promise of another adventure in the lush green heart of Wales.