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Newcourt Farm Campsite

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General

  • Small family-run farm in the Brecon Beacons National Park
  • Miles of hill, countryside and mountain walks all around
  • Just outside the village of Felindre

Hay you! Up for a wander in the Brecon Beacons? Fancy hoofing it around Hay Forest, going off-a to Offa’s Dyke, traversing the Taff Trail – and staying with friendly folk on a farm with views and sunsets that will make your eyes water? Walk this way…

Newcourt Farm Campsite is the place to peel off your socks pitchside once you’re on your last legs: this small family-run farm in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the Brecon Beacons National Park is used by wise wayfarers as a base for hiking the hills, mountains and countryside around it.

Gliding, horse-riding, fishing, golf and watersports are also available nearby; if you’re too puffed out to even think about any of that, this is a stellar spot for stargazing too.

The farm has clean showers, loos and a washing up area. Supervised school trips and groups such as Duke of Edinburgh Award seekers are welcome, and the site is dog-friendly.

For fuel, Newcourt Farm Campsite is just outside the village of Felindre, to pick up pub grub at the dog- and child-friendly Three Horseshoes pub.


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8.7

Overall rating based on 72 reviews

 

93% would recommend this site to a friend.

93% would stay here again.

 

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Friendly, Simple, Scenic, Cheap! 18/08/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Stuart W. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Non-electric grass pitch
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    Friendly, Simple, Scenic, Cheap!

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This is a basic site, but has everything you need. 18/08/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom paul L. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Non-electric grass pitch
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    Very quiet and not very busy.

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Stunning views and super friendly owners/manager. They made us feel ... 15/08/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Kelly A. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Non-electric grass pitch
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    Stunning views and super friendly owners/manager. They made us feel very welcome letting us chose our pitch and giving us loads of advice on local activities and places to eat. Site was clean and well maintained and the toilets and showers were always clean and well supplied with hot water, tissue and paper towels. Plenty of space available so campers can spread out and have privacy and lots of room for the children to run around and play.

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    Could do with an additional shower.

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The place is fantastic, the people are very friendly and ... 15/08/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom stephanie r. Confirmed

  • Non-electric grass pitch
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    The place is fantastic, the people are very friendly and very helpful. had a great stay, will be back again shortly.

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Great location, good people. 13/08/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Robert J. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Non-electric grass pitch
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    Great location and views. Quiet with loads of space just pick your own flat as possible spot. It was brilliant.

    Disliked: 

    Shower block needs updating as too small if place gets busy. It was ok for me.

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We loved the campsite, the surroundings were beautiful. The Deputy ... 09/08/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom amyjane_c Confirmed

  • Non-electric grass pitch
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    We loved the campsite, the surroundings were beautiful. The Deputy site Manager was very friendly. We arrived late on the arrival day, due to lots of traffic. He came over to make sure we were OK, offered us a hand putting up the tent and a cup of tea! It is a very relaxing site.

    Disliked: 

    Nothing. Just think that they should advertise that you need to pay 50p for a shower as we didn't have any with us as we didn't know!

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One of the best campsite I visited. The scenery was ... 08/08/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom noman_n Confirmed

  • Non-electric grass pitch
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    One of the best campsite I visited. The scenery was amazing. Facilities are great, there is even a picnic area with tables and chairs.

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    Hot water pressure in the shower is very low.

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Excellent site, quiet and friendly,beautiful location,great local pubs 08/08/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Clare P. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Non-electric grass pitch
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    Warm welcome
    Quiet and friendly
    Good facilities
    Views were amazing
    Great location

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    Nothing at all was perfect

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Wonderful staff and excellent site! 03/08/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom Philippa H. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Non-electric grass pitch
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    Friendly owner, quiet site, beautiful views! Very accommodating!

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    Nothing!

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Wonderful place, would wholeheartedly recommend. 02/08/2017

Reviewer's country: United Kingdom william p. Mobile phone icon Confirmed

  • Non-electric grass pitch
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    The facilities were clean and suitable. The site was quiet with amazing views and the owners were very kind and helpful. In addition the lean-to onsite was very useful, housing sinks and tables. Also the pub down the road served the best food, and some excellent pints at very affordable prices.

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    The showers required money.

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Features

Leisure on site

Bar or club house

Cycle hire

Evening entertainment

Fishing

Fitness centre

Games room

Indoor swimming pool

Kids' club

On-site restaurant/cafe

Outdoor swimming pool

Play area

Take away

Tennis

TV room

Watersports

Amenities on site

Bath available

Disabled facilities

Drying room

Food shop

Free wifi

Ice pack freezing

Internet access

Launderette

Parent & baby washroom

Pick-up from public transport

Public telephone

Shower available

Toilet block

Washing-up area

Wifi

Utilities

Charging facilities

Chemical disposal

Gas cylinders available

Recycling available

Renewable energy

Rules

Barbecues allowed

Campfires allowed

Commercial vehicles allowed

Dogs allowed

Dogs allowed all year

Themes

Budget/backpacker

Forest

Peaceful

Remote location

Spectacular scenery

Walkers' paradise

Wild camping

Wildlife haven

Nearby leisure

Canoeing/kayaking nearby

Climbing nearby

Cycle hire nearby

Cycling nearby

Fishing nearby

Golf nearby

Horse riding nearby

Indoor pool nearby

Mountain biking nearby

Restaurant nearby

Sailing nearby

Watersports nearby

Groups welcome

D. of E. welcome

Family friendly

Motorcycle friendly

Rallies welcome

Single-sex groups welcome

Student groups welcome

Nearby amenities

Bar nearby

Nearby farmers' market

Type

Farm

Medium (26-50 pitches)

Location

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  • Felindre, Three Cocks Brecon, Powys, Wales, LD3 0SS
  • Timezone Europe/London BST (GMT+01:00)   GPS 52.0240°N 3.1749°W

Nearest transport

Coach stations
Hay on Wye: Castle Bus Stop — 4.0 miles
Brecon Interchange — 10.6 miles
Pontrilas: Telephone Exchange Coach Stop — 13.8 miles
Train stations
Builth Road Rail Station — 14.7 miles
Cilmeri Rail Station — 14.8 miles
Abergavenny Rail Station — 16.0 miles
Ferry ports
Newport (S Wales) Ferry Terminal — 32.9 miles
Airports
Cardiff International Airport — 43.8 miles

Directions


From Hay-on-Wye, head south on Broad Street and continue for about a mile. Turn left toward Ash Grove and continue on this road for 3.5 miles. The campsite will be on the left.

Please note: All distances on this page are calculated "as the crow flies" - please check actual distance depending on your mode of travel using the Get directions button above.

Local attractions

Your boots will be made for walking: this corner of the Brecon Beacons National Park has footpaths and trails all around to warm you up before tackling the hill walks and mountains, and all in a spectacular part of Wales with diverse scenery including valleys, waterfalls, caves and open countryside.

There are a couple of walks direct from Newcourt and two long-distance trails cross through the farm: the Offa’s Dyke Path on the eastern border of the national park and the Taff Trail running south from Brecon. The Brecon Beacons Park Society has a full programme of guided walks in the park from moderate to strenuous, and there are many routes and maps available from the Brecon Beacons National Park Authority (or just ask Newcourt Farm owner David to point you in the right direction).

The national park’s also where you can get your fill of climbing, birdwatching, caving, canoeing, sailing and other outdoor options; there’s a visitor centre six miles from Brecon with all the info you might need as well as courses and events like pottery workshops and navigation training. The park also has several Sustrans routes for cyclists as well cycle hire and cycle tour guide companies; mountain bikers have five mountain bike centres and 14 trails from yellow (level one) to ‘killer black’ (bring plasters). Wheels on tour can cycle the Lôn Las Cymru, the route from Cardiff to Holyhead via Brecon (use route 42).

Ten minutes’ drive from Newcourt Farm Campsite will take you to the Black Mountains for even more stellar views, paragliding, mountain boarding, hang gliding and horse riding; another long-distance walk, the 218-mile Marches Way, passes through the area. Or take to the water instead for boat and canoe trips on the Wye or the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal.

After all that, we hereby give you permission to curl up with a book: buy your tomes at the town of books, Hay-on-Wye, about half an hour from Brecon. Hungry after reading? Have some of the lovely local lamb or pick up some organic farm veg around the area.

Must see

  • Blaenavon Ironworks (17.5 miles)
  • Brecon Mountain Railway (17.6 miles)
  • Big Pit: National Coal Museum (17.7 miles)

National Trust

  • Cwmmau Farmhouse (10.0 miles)
  • The Weir (15.5 miles)

Cycle routes

Find local routes on the National Cycle Network - over 12,000 miles of cycling routes.

Please note: All distances on this page are calculated "as the crow flies" - please check actual distance depending on your mode of travel.

Policies

Permitted arrival/departure time

Camping and touring
Arrive:  Anytime –  Anytime
Depart:  Anytime

Newcourt Farm Campsite cancellation policy

No penalties

If you need to cancel or amend your booking, please give as much notice as possible so that someone else has the chance to book. You may wish to buy holiday insurance for cancellations and for your property/injury whilst away.

Please note that your deposit is paid to Pitchup.com and is non-refundable.

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A 15% non-refundable deposit is payable now.

The remainder is payable on arrival.

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Dogs
Dogs must be kept on leads and supervised at all times.

General
Quiet hours must be respected between 10pm and 7am.
Radio, music and TV players must be kept at a low volume. Car doors and boots must be closed quietly.
The management reserves the right to deny access or terminate the stay of those guests whose behaviour is deemed unsuitable. No refunds will be offered.

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