Panoramic view of Llanthony Valley from Broadley Barn Cottages

Broadley Barn Cottages

Self-catering holiday cottages

What to see and do

Llanthony 

Priory

LLANTHONY PRIORY

Llanthony Priory dates back to the 12th century. It is chiefly famous for it's wild and beautiful setting, far up the Vale of Ewyas in the Black Mountains.

Llanthony Priory is a short stroll from Broadley Barn Cottages.

Find out more about Llanthony Priory at http://www.castlewales.com/llantho.html

Walking in Lanthony Valley

WALKING

Maps and guides are available in the cottages for guests to use.

http://www.bestwalks.com/

http://www.breconbeacons.org/

http://www.crickhowellinfo.org.uk (Crickhowell Walking Festival)

Painting courses in Lanthony

PAINTING, PRINTMAKING, DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY, AND STONE CARVING

WEEKEND COURSES take place in the studio at Broadley Farm.

http://www.llanthonyart.co.uk/

The owner of Broadley Farm, Clare Whitehead, offers various art courses throughout the year, which are run from a studio within the farm grounds. A gallery exhibiting Clare's paintings is open to the guests.

Riding and trekking in Lanthony

RIDING AND TREKKING for all abilities

Llanthony Riding and Trekking http://www.llanthonyriding.co.uk (photo)

The Grange trekking centre http://www.ridingwales.com

Trevelog trekking centre http://www.llanthony.org.uk

Fishing in llanthony

FISHING

The river Honddu runs through Broadley Farm. Vouchers for trout fishing can be bought at the Skirrid garage, in Llanvihangel Crucorney.

http://www.fishinginwalesnp.co.uk/

http://www.wyeuskfoundation.org/

The Big Pit Blaenavon

BIG PIT, BLAENAVON

The Big Pit is a fascinating family expedition and entry is free.

http://www.museumwales.ac.uk/en/bigpit/

Brecon Mountain Railway

BRECON MOUNTAIN RAILWAY

A short ride on a steam train through lovely scenery.

http://www.breconmountainrailway.co.uk/

Eating out in Abergavenny

EATING

Restaurants in Crickhowell

http://www.crickhowellinfo.org.uk/

Restaurants near Abergavenny

http://www.restaurantguide.com/

Hay Festival

FESTIVALS

HAY FESTIVAL

Is renowned for it's stunning programme of international writers and thinkers. Hay Fever is a festival for families and children and is packed with favourite authors and workshops.

http://www.hayfestival.com/

Abergavenny Food Festival

ABERGAVENNY FOOD FESTIVAL

Usually the third weekend in September.

http://www.abergavennyfoodfestival.com/

Brecon Jazz Festival

BRECON JAZZ FESTIVAL

Usually held on the second weekend in August.

Held in the Brecon Beacons National Park, with many of the performances set in the beautiful grounds of Brecon's Christ College, and Brecon Cathedral with it's magnificent acoustics, Brecon Jazz uniquely combines the best of music, mountains, atmosphere and space. Tickets available online.

Green Man Festival

GREEN MAN FESTIVAL

This folk/experimental music festival is held in the grounds of Glanusk Park Estate. Mid August.

http://www.greenman.net/

Hay and Crickhowell Walking Festival

HAY WALKING FESTIVAL

11th to 14th August.

http://www.haywalking.org/

CRICKHOWELL WALKING FESTIVAL

March

http://www.crickhowellinfo.org.uk/

If you would like more information about what to do in the area, pleaseĀ contact me.