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Celtic Bunkhouse Hostel
2 out of 5
10 School Rd, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
The price is $68 per night from Jan 25 to Jan 26
5.48 mi from city center
Celtic Bunkhouse Hostel
James Place @ Dowlais
3 out of 5
84 High Street, Caeharris, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
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The price is $63 per night from Feb 16 to Feb 17
2.52 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (40 reviews)

"The property is very well located, and just a few minutes drive from many of the main attractions like Pen y Fan and other nice towns like Crickhowell. The size of the studio is perfect for 2 people and is very well equipped however instructions on how to use some of the appliances, heating and the ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2020

James Place @ Dowlais
Studios At Glenthorne
4 out of 5
Glenthorne, The Grove, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
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The price is $79 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
2.41 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (79 reviews)
Great little hotel

"I booked this hotel late due to a death in the family. The lady I spoke to on the phone was fantastic. She texted all the details I needed due to me due to covid. The best way I can describe this room is a 5* bedsit. The room was immaculate with a very comfy bed, dresser, tv, table and chairs. The ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2020

Studios At Glenthorne
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Llwyn Onn Guest House
4 out of 5
Llwyn Onn, Cwmtaf, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
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1.98 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (124 reviews)
Great hosts

"Great position for Brecon beacon activities"…"

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2020

Llwyn Onn Guest House
Tregenna Hotel
2 out of 5
Park Terrace, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
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2.65 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (83 reviews)

"Ideal for my overnight stay."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Tregenna Hotel
James Place @ Brynawel
3 out of 5
Brynawel, Queens Road, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
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2.97 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (16 reviews)

"Excellent service. Upgraded on arrival. Room was a little cool at times. Very clean and excellent amenities."…"

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2019

James Place @ Brynawel
Arfryn House Bed and Breakfast
4 out of 5
Arfryn House, Llwyn Onn, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
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1.86 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (26 reviews)

"We had a fantastic stay at Arfryn House B&B. It’s a beautiful house in a perfect spot for exploring the Brecons. Hosts were absolutely brilliant and we will be recommending them to friends and family and hope to stay again soon. Excellent breakfast, fridge available to store lunches / snacks. ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2020

Arfryn House Bed and Breakfast
Queen Bee & B
4 out of 5
Atalanta House, Fothergill Street, Penyard, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
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2.68 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (23 reviews)
Amazing

"Absolutely beautiful stay - given the circumstances we didn’t really explore the hotel much however what we did see was absolutely beautiful. Rooms were perfect and comfortable and cleaned to an excellent standard. We can’t wait to come back"…"

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

Queen Bee & B
James Place @ Pontmorlais
3 out of 5
74A High street, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
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2.69 mi from city center
James Place @ Pontmorlais
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James Place @ The Brecon Beacons
3 out of 5
No.3 Pant Y Dwr, Llwyn-on, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
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1.91 mi from city center
James Place @ The Brecon Beacons
Castle Hotel
3 out of 5
Castle Street, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
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The price is $77 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
2.84 mi from city center
3.3/5 (142 reviews)

"Old building that needs updating. Wasn't able to get a evening meal. But it was cheep"…"

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2020

Castle Hotel
Nant Ddu Lodge Hotel
3 out of 5
Cwm Taf, Brecon Road, Powys, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
The price is $86 per night from Feb 21 to Feb 22
3.71 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (118 reviews)
Good location,nice food and people

"The location was perfect, hotel was nice but outdated , especially the bathroom. Nice garden, good parking,Very nice people and very nice food."…"

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2020

Nant Ddu Lodge Hotel
Windsor Hotel & Bar
3 out of 5
Windsor Pl, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
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7.07 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (17 reviews)
Over night stay

"Had a nice comfortable couple of nights stay, everything was nice and clean and everything that is advertised was available. I would stay again"…"

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

Windsor Hotel & Bar
Bike Park Lodge
3.5 out of 5
Foundry House, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
The price is $231 per night from Jan 27 to Jan 28
3.12 mi from city center
Bike Park Lodge
43 Bbescapes
3.5 out of 5
43 Winifred Street, Dowlais, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
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1.96 mi from city center
43 Bbescapes
James Place @ Bike Park Wales and The Brecon Beacons
3.5 out of 5
14 Landsbury Road, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
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2.51 mi from city center
James Place @ Bike Park Wales and The Brecon Beacons
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Visiting Merthyr Tydfil

Visitors can enjoy all that Merthyr Tydfil has to offer including the monuments and mountain views. This city also attracts tourists with its welcoming and tucked away setting. A top sight in the area is Castell Coch.

  • There are 15 hotels and other accommodations in Merthyr Tydfil
  • The closest major airport is in Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), 27 mi (43.4 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Swansea (SWS), 31.8 mi (51.2 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Merthyr Tydfil

Notable city landmarks like Brecon Mountain Railway and Cyfarthfa Park and Museum might be worth a visit. Additionally, you'll find Castell Coch in the area.

As you plan your vacation, you'll find 15 hotels and other lodging accommodations to choose from in Merthyr Tydfil. These are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Arfryn House Bed and Breakfast - With a stay at this 4-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast.
  • Queen Bee & B - Our customers like the breakfast at this B&B. This 4-star bed & breakfast features free WiFi, free parking, and a terrace.
  • Studios At Glenthorne - Amenities at this 4-star apartment include free WiFi and laundry facilities. Expedia customers love its overall value and convenient parking.

Outside the city, popular places to visit include Museum of Welsh Life, located 21.4 mi (34.5 km) from the city center, and Llandaff Cathedral, which is 21.5 mi/34.6 km away.

Getting Around Merthyr Tydfil

If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Merthyr Tydfil Station, Pentre-bach Station, or Troed-y-Rhiw Station. Merthyr Tydfil may not have many public transit options so consider renting a car to explore more.

Dressing for Merthyr Tydfil

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 51°F and the nighttime average to be 35°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 66°F during the day and 38°F at night
  • July through September averages 68°F during the day and 49°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 60°F during the day and 36°F at night
  • About 37.68 inches of rain falls on Merthyr Tydfil each year
  • Hottest months are usually July and August with an average temperature of 67°F, while the coldest months are February and January with an average of 36°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Merthyr Tydfil?
James Place @ Brynawel is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This 3-star property offers free parking and a computer station. Reviews from our site also recommend Tregenna Hotel and Castle Hotel as top choices for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Merthyr Tydfil, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your arrival date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you may still be able to cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to get the best deals in Merthyr Tydfil.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Merthyr Tydfil?
To find more details about changing or cancelling your trip to Merthyr Tydfil, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Merthyr Tydfil?
Based on reviews, Castle Hotel is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and a restaurant. Other options to stay on the cheap include Tregenna Hotel and Nant Ddu Lodge Hotel.
What's the best hotel for a family vacation to Merthyr Tydfil?
Nant Ddu Lodge Hotel is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an indoor pool and a restaurant. Other options to stay with the kids include Arfryn House Bed and Breakfast and Queen Bee & B. Attractions in the area like Aberdare Swimming Pool and Super Tubing are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic vacation in Merthyr Tydfil?
Llwyn Onn Guest House is a favorite 4-star guesthouse for couples, and features a restaurant and free breakfast. Another good option for a stay with your sweetheart is Nant Ddu Lodge Hotel.
Where is the best hotel to stay close to Brecon Mountain Railway?
Penrhadw Farm is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. It’s located just a short 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Brecon Mountain Railway. Another good choice is Butchers Arms, located just 0.9 mi (1.4 km) away.
What about the best place to stay close to Cyfarthfa Park and Museum?
One of the top choices for your stay is Castle Hotel, located a short 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Cyfarthfa Park and Museum, and this 3-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Tregenna Hotel, located just 0.7 mi (1.1 km) away, is another good option for your stay.
What's the best luxury hotel in Merthyr Tydfil?
Studios At Glenthorne is a 4-star hotel and popular for Expedia travelers looking for a luxurious stay. Queen Bee & B and Llwyn Onn Guest House are other upscale choices for your stay.
What are some accommodations with pools in Merthyr Tydfil?
Nant Ddu Lodge Hotel is a popular 3-star hotel featuring an indoor pool, a full-service spa, and 2 bars.

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