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The Castle Of Brecon Hotel

The Castle Of Brecon Hotel
Brecon, Powys

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

With 37 bedrooms the hotel is located at the heart of the Brecon Beacons National Park and with stunning mountain views The Castle of Brecon Hotel is the ideal base for exploring a region rich … more >>

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This ransom was first paid during the reign of Aethelred the Unready to prevent Danish attack



24 April, 1506

Edmund de la Pole sent to Tower of London

De la Pole, Earl of Suffolk, was the last serious Yorkint claimant to the English throne

This king met Francis I of France at the Field of the Cloth of Gold





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Popular Historic Attractions

Pembroke Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Cilgerran Castle
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Chepstow Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Caerphilly Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Llandaff Cathedral
Cathedral   Heritage Rating 5


Amroth (Self catering)
Summerhill Farmhouse, Amroth

Summerhill Farmhouse

Hall. Spacious sitting/dining room with wood burner. Computer games room. Kitchen. Shower room/WC. First floor: Double bedroom with 5' bed and TV. Double bedroom with 6' zip and link bed …
Sleeps 5

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Tenby (Self catering)
Dringarth, Tenby

Dringarth

This town house is in the town of Tenby near to Pembroke and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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