2 Mill Street Holiday Cottage

“Superior accommodation provided by thoughtful and helpful owners.”  cottages4you review June 2017

We hope that you enjoy our lovely town. You will find some superb independent shops from family butchers and grocers to clothes shops, booksellers and everything for your outdoor activity needs. There are several pubs with great food, beer and wines or somewhere to just get a cup of tea and a piece of cake. You can get a flavour of what’s on offer in Crickhowell from the video above or you can have a bird’s eye view of the town here.

Green Man Festival comes to the Glanusk Estate near Crickhowell every August. © Crown copyright (2016) Visit Wales

Green Man Festival comes to the Glanusk Estate near Crickhowell every August.
© Crown copyright (2016) Visit Wales

2 Mill Street is a perfect holiday cottage for Green Man FestivalHay FestivalBrecon JazzAbergavenny Food Festival or the Royal Welsh Show.

River Usk with Crickhowell and the Black Mountains beyond

River Usk with Crickhowell and the Black Mountains beyond

There’s plenty to do especially if you like the outdoors. There are some fantastic walks in the mountains and if you want to get to know the area better you might want to check out the link below.

Guided walking and hill skills courses

Kevin Walker Mountain Activities, a small, long-established hill walking business based in Crickhowell, offers the highest quality guiding and instruction, delivered by friendly, enthusiastic, qualified guides and instructors, all of whom have an intimate knowledge of the local area. For further details of what’s available, please visit their website at www.mountain-activities.com

Cribyn, Corn Du and Pen y Fan © Photo Jon Tainton

Cribyn, Corn Du and Pen y Fan
© Photo Jon Tainton

The Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal is a ten minute walk from 2 Mill Street; you can walk or cycle or hire a canal boat but whichever you choose the views are spectacular!

Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal

Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal

Bullpit Meadow (below) and the River Usk – perfect for walking the dog – are a few minutes stroll from 2 Mill Street. Crickhowell Leisure Centre with three tennis courts is even closer.

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Bullpit Meadow on the banks of the River Usk

Buttercups in Bullpit Meadow

Buttercups in Bullpit Meadow

For more information contact the Tourist Information Centre on Beaufort Street, or go to Totally Locally Crickhowell. For what’s happening further afield go to the Show Me Wales website.

Here are some photos of Crickhowell on a summer’s evening.