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Taff Trail Bunkhouse

Ynysygored Farm

Aberfan

Merthyr Tydfil

CF48 4QD

Philip: 07970960290

Susan: 07855648280

Carly: 07506321595

We are conveniently located on the scenic Taff Trail enjoying spectacular views from Ynysgored Farm in Aberfan, near Merthyr Tydfil in the South Wales valleys. 

Nearby attractions include:  Taff Trail (0 miles), BikePark Wales (2.1 miles), Merthyr Tydfil (4.4 miles), Penyfan (15 miles), Brecon Beacons National Park (17 miles), Cardiff (24 miles) and many more.

Directions by car

We have free onsite secure parking located at Ynysgored Farm in Aberfan, near Merthyr Tydfil.  For satellite navigation use the postcode CF48 4QB for Oakfield Street, Aberfan.  The Taff Trail Bunkhouse is located at the end of the road.

 

Air and Rail 

We are approximately 33 miles from Cardiff International Airport and our nearest railway station is Merthyr Vale which is approximately 1 mile. For train timetables, refer to the Transport for Wales website at https://tfwrail.wales

 

Public Transport

For more information and timetables refer to the Stagecoach website at www.stagecoachbus.com

Taff Trail Bunkhouse

Great location, welcome and stay!

A warm and friendly welcome awaits guests at our family run self-catering bunkhouses and we will do our very best to accommodate all your needs during your stay. 

 

With the Taff Trail, the Bike Park Wales and the Brecon Beacons on our doorstep, the  bunkhouses offer affordable accommodation and a great base for your adventures. 

The bunkhouses are perfect for groups and families to spend quality time together, when experiencing what the South Wales Valleys has to offer. 

 

ABOUT US

We are a working farm with approximately 300 sheep. The Taff Trail Bunkhouse was previously farm outbuildings and converted into high standard guest accommodation in 2015.  We take pride in offering quality accommodation and both bunkhouses have been decorated in April 2019.  Guests also now benefit from complimentary WiFi.

A warm and friendly welcome awaits guests at our family run self-catering bunkhouses and we will do our very best to accommodate all your needs during your stay. The Davies family are on-hand for any queries. 

The working sheep farm will not impact your stay, however we regret pets are not allowed except for guide dogs. 

The Taff Trail Bunkhouse benefits from many returning guests.

Come and experience our location, welcome and stay!

 

BUNKHOUSES 1 & 2 

Each bunkhouse is presented to a high standard with complimentary WiFi for our guests. The living area sleeps 4 people comfortably with 2 sets of bunk beds and a sofa bed which can also be used as a double bed. The kitchen comes fully equipped with all your necessities including electric hob with 2 rings, kettle, toaster, fridge/freezer, microwave and utensils.  The bathroom consists of a shower, wash basin and WC.  Towels are available for hire with payments donated to charity.  Both bunkhouses are accessed by a patio area overlooking the scenic Taff Trail and perfect for warm Summer evenings.

Both bunkhouses can be opened up to accommodate larger groups. 

The Davies family greet guests and are on hand for any queries.

 

House Rules:

No smoking

No pets (except guide dogs) due to the working farm

No parties or events

Check-in at 3pm

Check out by 10am

Pricing:

Based on 4 adults sharing £120 per night per bunkhouse and can be opened up to accommodate larger groups. 

 

OUR SERVICES

Bike Wash facility 

Kitchen
(fully equipped)
Heater
Fire extinguisher
Complimentary Guest WiFi
Free on-site parking
Secure Storage Lockup
Essentials Provided 
(Towels - for hire, bedding, soap, toilet roll)

 

Laundry Room
(washing and drying facilities)
TV
Shopping service
(with 24 hour notice)
Smoke detector 
 

THINGS TO DO

Click the attraction names

to find out more!

Taff Trail

 

Dedicated to the most beautiful 55 miles in Wales (Cardiff to Brecon).  The Taff Trail Bunkhouse accommodation is perfectly situated directly on the Taff Trail.  

BikePark Wales

 

BikePark Wales is the UK’s first full scale mountain bike park in the heart of the South Wales valleys, built by riders for riders.  

Garwnant Visitor Centre 

Situated in the heart of a beautiful forest, a starting point for walking trails, mountain biking routes for junior riders and offers a fully accessible trail for wheelchair users and buggies.

Rock UK Summit Centre
 

The residential centre boasts stunning indoor climbing walls, bouldering, group accommodation, a cafe, outdoor play area, gym and fitness studio, a man-made caving system and aerial adventure course.

Brecon Beacons National Park

One of Britain’s breathing spaces.  Come for the day, but stay for the night. Our National Park is an International Dark Sky Reserve.

Trevithick Trail

Commemorating the first journey by a steam locomotive to pull a load on rails in 1804, the shared-use heritage trail is appropriate for walking, cycling (all abilities), wheelchairs and horses at sections. 

GUEST REVIEW

"Phil and Sue are brilliant hosts. They are there if you need them, but not if you don't."

 
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