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High Street, Brecon Beacons National Park, Crickhowell NP8 1BW Wales See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews old coaching inn chicken courtyard room the pub coach house hanging baskets great atmosphere bar meals old building excellent food saturday night brecon beacons standard room steak bed was very comfortable lovely place an evening meal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked for Sunday lunch last minute and got in surprisingly. We were sat in a small room just up the stairs from where you walked in. It was lovely and cosy with only 6 tables. Food was very quick and piping hot. Service was polite,...More

1  Thank XEmz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at The Bear for two nights as part of a group tour. Would have liked to have had a room in the old part but had a "modern" room at the rear which was very nice but not in keeping with the style of...More

Thank kgee251046
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table during the literacy festival as we booked tickets to see Kevin Walker. Good Service, Sunday Lunch menu was good. Meal was served in good time & reasonably priced. Good choice of Ales & Ciders Thank you Will be back!

Thank MaddieC63
Reviewed 12 September 2018

We only visited the Bear for food but have to say staff were lovely and food was excellent. A very wide choice on the evening menu which starts at 6pm in the evening prior to that they have a smaller menu that runs through the...More

1  Thank shirleyandcolin
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We stayed for 3 nights overall from 29/8/18. Great Rooms, Great Staff, Great Service & Great Food. Perfect position for our wedding trip to Brecon. Would always return if in the area. Every meal was 1st class and served with a smile which makes a...More

1  Thank philipc418
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About
Description

A 14th century coaching inn situated in the picturesque brecon beacons national park. It is paradise for walkers, cyclists, fishermen and families. The 35 bedroomed hotel boasts an award winning restaurant along with a bar which is always full of atmosphere. Very dog friendly, they will be served with a bowl of chicken upon arrival.we also have a beautiful beer garden where you can soak in the sun whilst enjoying a lovely cold drink.

Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
 
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
HOTEL STYLE
Quirky Hotels, Charming, Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
34
PRICE RANGE
US$143 - US$162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
bear hotel crickhowellbear crickhowell
Location
United KingdomWalesBrecon Beacons National ParkCrickhowell
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Traveller (187)
Dining (24)
Room & Suite (17)
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Ili00
17 April 2017|
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Response from loulousouthwest | Property representative |
Yes they have a lock up for bikes
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EDWARD B
28 August 2016|
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Response from Margaret B | Reviewed this property |
No not at all , the meals are varied they have an fab choice of food at the bear .
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Margaret G
7 August 2015|
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Response from JudithH001 | Property representative |
Yes. We have on site parking situated within the grounds of the hotel.
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Room Tips
"Try for a room in the main building."
kgee251046
2 weeks ago
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"Book ahead if eating here, gets very busy"
ZPWales
28 Aug 2018
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"Can't as we live locally and only eat and drink there. Our friends were happy"
kevinrR2649AJ
28 Aug 2018
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"Superb dinner,& breakfast for the price. The room was at the front, but very quiet. Parking so easy..."
634dexterc
28 Jul 2018
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