Where to stay?

Here is a list of local campsites and B&B’s.




Cwmcarn Forest Campsite/Camping Pods

Tel: 01495 272001

Web: www.cwmcarnforest.co.uk

Email: cwmcarn-vc@caerphilly.gov.uk

Located on site, just a few hundred yards from the trails, this is the closest you’ll get! Bike wash and café on site. Get out of bed, go ride!

Pen y Fan Campsite (10 mins from Cwmcarn)

Tel: 01495 226636

Web: www.penyfancaravanpark.co.uk

Pen y fan Caravan & Leisure Park is a 42 acre site situated in the heart of the beautiful South Wales eastern valleys. Surrounded by panoramic views and breathtaking green land. Numerous recognised country walks surround the park suitable for the experienced walker, dog walking or a leisurely stroll. An all round excellent base for your to explore the wonderful places that South Wales has to offer.





The Stables   *RECOMMENDED

Tel: 01495 243888

Literally 10 minutes round the corner in Newbridge, these guy's have been recommended by a number of rider's. With a self contained apartment which sleeps up to 4 people, plus a separate house with 4 double rooms. You can keep your bikes inside too, which is nice. For more info, give them a call, with prices from £25.00 a night per person for bed and breakfast. 


Safe Haven Lodges

Web: www.safehavenlodges.co.uk

Tel: 01495 271225

Traditional imported Finnish Log Cabins, beautifully constructed with quality furnishings in a spectacular valley setting with mountain and stream views. The log cabins are located in Wattsville only 7 or 8 minutes from Cwmcarn. Within easy reach of walking routes, the Brecon Beacons and many great attractions in South Wales. There are also countryside walks within the grounds for all the family. We are members of the Caerphilly Tourism Association. As well as individual parking areas there are also secure lock ups available for guest bringing their mountain bikes.



Tel: 07879 057367or 01495 272548

Web: www.cwmcarncottagelet.co.uk

Ty-Nance is a biker and friendly self catering accommodation, situated just 100 mtrs from the Cwmcarn Forest Drive Cafe and Information Centre. Please visit our website for more info. 


The Trailloft

Tel: 01495 272420

Email: cwmcarntrailloft@gmail.com

Ride from here ! Modern spacious studio room with ensuite & beautiful mountain views, about 200 metres from Cwmcarn Forest drive entrance.. Sleeps 2/3 (4 on request) From £22.50 p.per.p nt. Own entrance to your accomm in grounds of detached cottage. Secure bike storage, Parking, Email for more details, pics and availability. 



Tel: 07747 636377

A 5 bedroom house set in 2 acres of land adjacent to the Sirhowy Country Walk. Located 2 miles from Cwmcarn Forest Drive and very close to the canal path. The house is biker friendly offering plenty of storage and wash down facilities. We offer single and double room accommodation. Whilst the property is set in a quiet rural area, it is also located not far from Risca Town. We have internet access plus a private reception room with Sky TV for all guests.


Blackvein Caravan Accommodation

Tel: 01633 615668

Email: blackveincaravans@hotmail.com

Web: http://www.webspawner.com/users/blackviencaravans/index.html

Peaceful location on the banks of the Breacon and Monmouthshire Canal in Risca. On site tea room available for breakfast, snacks, and main meals. Arrangements can be made for out of hours dining if required. Short walk to the Darren pub and Restaurant. Excellent base for sporting and leisure activities throughout S.Wales. Train station close by providing access to Cardiff City Center Flexible arrival and departure times. Secure storage and lock up facilities


Westwood Villa Guest House

Tel: 01495 272650 / Mobile 07841 564627


Cwmcarn Holiday Let

Tel: 01495 271061 / Mobile 07925 380 517

Web: www.cwmcarn.webeden.co.uk

Self Catered Accommodation. A two bedroom cottage in the village of Cwmcarn with a double room with king size bed, and a twin room with a "futon" bed for the occasional visitor. A secure garden and brick built shed is available to the rear of the property and all the ground floor is laminate flooring - bring your bike in if you need to, we understand it's important to you. Feel free to come and have a look before you stay, if we have no visitors we would be happy to show you around.


The Castle Inn

Tel: 01495 272877

Email: info@castleinnbandb.co.uk

Web: www.castleinnbandb.co.uk

The Castle Inn is located 50yds away from the entrance to Scenic Drive. It offers two rooms which sleep up to four people per room. There is shared bathroom facilities to a very high standard and we supply you with towels, soap etc. Also help yourself to our kitchen! Our car park on site which has a secure bike lockup with 24hr CCTV Cameras. Freshly prepared breakfast and lunches are also available. All from £25 per night.




If any info listed here is incorrect, or if your accommodation business is not listed, please email us at: info@cwmdown.co.uk


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