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Well worth the climb

Well maintained and as can be seen in one of my photographs, the first two thirds of the ascent is... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Swansea, United Kingdom
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Superbly presented

Bronllys castle is just a single tower but it has been excellently restored and a huge access... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
Brecon, United Kingdom
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11 Jul 2018
“Well worth the climb ”
5 Jul 2018
“Superbly presented ”
Bronllys, Wales
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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Well maintained and as can be seen in one of my photographs, the first two thirds of the ascent is an external staircase. Once inside there are things to see and tucked away steep narrow stairs take you to the next level where a half...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank KitGolding
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Bronllys castle is just a single tower but it has been excellently restored and a huge access staircase built externally and the when you reach it internally with a gallery and viewing point

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank NicCJ
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Driving out of Talgarth, we made a short visit to the Bronllys castle, located halfway from Talgarth to Bronllys. Free to visit, with free parking across a busy road from the castle in a layby, the castle was well worth the visit and the kids...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 923Dan
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Bronllys Castle is free to enter. There is a large layby on the main road opposite which can fit in around 4-5 cars, so parking us relatively easy The climb to the remaining keep is steep and the sturdy, well kept staircases and narrow. There...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Helen F
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This was so hard to find and then difficult to park at too. It was worth the hunt through, we had driven past it without seeing it hidden behind trees. there is a small sign and two large marker stones either side of the road....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank holiday-view23-7-11
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Located on the main road from Bronllys to Talgarth, Bronllys Castle is in fact just the keep of the former castle. The original castle fell into disrepair in the 16th century. It's a pleasant place to visit and worth a stop on your travels through...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank martyncymro
Reviewed 22 September 2015

We were driving past the site and stopped cause I saw a sign for a castle. Free entry with parking in layby opposite. Not suitable for disabled as lots of steps. Good info board. Worth the climb to top as it was a clear day...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank AdamJsaunders
Reviewed 20 March 2015

The round tower castle is an interesting feature on this small site. The tower has some good views of the local area at the top and is worth a visit if you're in the area.

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank Ben F
Reviewed 22 June 2014

Spent loads of time in and around Brecon and never heard of this place but it is worth a look. Great views from the top of the tower and well worth the steep climb. If you have an hour to spare this is worth a...More

Date of experience: June 2014
3  Thank MAP261
Reviewed 15 June 2014

This is a lovely castle, once you've found it. I can now see why they built it where they did. Once you get a great views from the top. On a beautiful day, you can always have a lovely picnic in the grounds. This castle...More

Date of experience: June 2014
1  Thank herefordliz
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