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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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HISTORY CORNER
Name the mystery historic attraction
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The 'rough wooing' described what action by Henry VIII?



22 July, 1298

Battle of Falkirk

Edward I defeates Scots under William Wallace. Wallace forced to flee Scotland

This king was married twice, the second time to Joan of Navarre





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Popular Historic Attractions

Pembroke Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Caerphilly Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

St Asaph Cathedral
Cathedral   Heritage Rating 5

St David's Cathedral
Cathedral   Heritage Rating 5

Criccieth Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5


Sandy Haven (Self catering)
Gateholm Cottage, Sandy Haven

Gateholm Cottage

Entrance hall. Cloakroom/WC. Stylish open plan sitting room with kitchen area. Dining room. Single bedroom. First floor: Single bedroom with ensuite bathroom/WC (shower over bath). Double bedroom. Twin bedded …
Sleeps 6

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Penally (Self catering)
Crown Cottage, Penally

Crown Cottage

This semi-detached cottage is situated in the village of Penally, close to Tenby and sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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