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About Us

***Please note Reception and facilities are closed this year 2020 for the safety of everyone.***

**Sorry Self contained Pre-paid Bookings only.**


A warm welcome awaits you..

Grawen is situated at the foot of the southern ridges of the Brecon Beacons' highest hills and some of the most appealing walking country in the land, a fantastic location close to historic towns, Brecon Beacons and the Waterfall country.

We are a family run, 3* camping park and want to make your stay an enjoyable one. Our site is perfect for families, couples, walkers and cyclists who either want to relax, enjoy or discover the beautiful views of the countryside.

We are also pleased to accommodate students on their expeditions for the Duke of Edinburgh Awards.

There are lots of things to do in our area where you can use the park as a base. Within a few minutes walk from the site is a beautiful reservoir which is perfect for an evening stroll.

Just 2 miles south of the site is our local village Cefn Coed, where you will be able to find convenience stores, pubs, takeaways and much more.

Pre-booking is not always necessary but may be advisable at peak times especially if wanting to book with an electric hook up, particularly Bank Holidays.

Here's the rundown of the Facilities at the Grawen:

***Please note Reception and facilities are closed this year 2020 for the safety of everyone.***

**Sorry Self contained Pre-paid Bookings only.**


Dogs are welcome, we just ask to keep them on leads.


Small play area for kiddies.


Yes we have hot showers.


A variety of takeaways are available from the local village.


Bus stop is approx 400 yards from our entrance. T4 ---- Merthyr Brecon.


We know you feel lost without your mobiles, pads and tabs, 50p.


Laundry washing machine and tumble with dish washing area.


We have electric pitches available too.


We can refreeze your ice-packs, 30p.


Chemical toilet disposal.


Clean toilets with shaver point in gents.


Please don't leave a burnt patch.

Grawen's Rates

Caravan, Tent or Motor-home per night.

Standard Pitch

1 person and unit --- £10

2 or more people and unit --- £8 per person

Electric Hook Up Pitch

1 person and unit --- £15

2 or more people and unit --- £8 per person + £4 for Electric Hook Up


Duke of Edinburgh/Expedition groups --- £8

Children under 15 --- £4

Children 3 and under --- FREE

Awning/Canopy --- £2

Gazebo --- £5

Dogs on leads --- £1

*Showers are inclusive of price.
*Payment by CASH or CHEQUE on arrival, as we don't have the card facility.

*Check in after 12pm / Check out before 12pm.
Things To Do
Below are a few of many must do's in the area around the Grawen

Merthyr Tydfil Town

Merthyr Tydfil is a historical town which offers a great selection of shopping, as well as entertainment opportunities, with a multiplex cinema, bowling and a wide variety of dining establishments. You can get to the town within 5 minutes by car or you catch the T4 bus near the entrance to the site.

Ystradfellte Waterfalls

IS A MUST! Amazing breathtaking views just 30 minutes car journey from the Grawen. It is incredibly popular for walkers as there are many walks including a footpath that passes behind one of the waterfalls.

Pen Y Fan

Pen Y Fan is the second highest peak in Wales and the highest in the Brecon Beacons National Park. Storey Arms is just a 10 minute drive from the campsite where you can start your picturesque walk.

Bike Park Wales

Bike Park Wales is a world class mountain bike park just off the A470, 5 miles south from the campsite.

Brecon Town

In Brecon (14 Miles north of Grawen) you have a market town where you can see the Georgian architecture, visit the Brycheiniog theatre, walk or cruise along pretty canal, and is known for one of the highest quality Dark Skies locations in the UK.

Brecon Mountain Railway

Take a ride on the vintage steam train which takes you into the Brecon Beacons National Park, you will be able to take in the beautiful scenery. Approx 5 mile from site.

Garwnant Visitor Centre

Garwnant is a 5 minute drive  from us, which has an information center, kiddies play area, offers forest walks & mountain bike trails and a cafe/restaurant. Fishing permits for llwyn Onn and other reservoirs can be bought from the visitor centre.

Nant Ddu Lodge Hotel

This is a recommended pub/restaurant where you can enjoy bar meals or fine dining or even enjoy some treatments at the spa. 2 miles by car.

Cyfarthfa Castle

Cyfarthfa Castle Museum and Art Gallery is just 5 minutes from the site. Within the grounds is a miniature steam railway, fishing lake, children's play area and hosts events throughout the year.

Penderyn Distillery

Nestled in the foothills of the Brecon Beacons based in the traditional village of Penderyn is one of the best distilleries in Wales, producing finest malt whiskies recognised worldwide.

Big Pit

The Big Pit National Coal Museum is an interesting insight into the industrial heritage of Wales. Take a tour down into the mine and see what life was like underground.

National Showcaves Centre

Dan yr Ogof showcaves is about 40 minutes by car. It is one of the major tourist attractions in Wales and includes one of the World's largest dinosaur parks.
Contact Us

If you have an enquiry please do not hesitate to contact us on any of the following methods..

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07539 786811

07539 591237

Grawen Farm, Cwm Taf, Merthyr Tydfil, CF48 2HS

We are located on the A470 road inside the Brecon Beacons National Park south side of the Llwyn-Onn Reservoir. 4 miles north of Merthyr Tydfil, 2 miles off the A465 Heads of the Valleys Road . We are just 14 miles from Brecon town.


Hiya guys, Grawen Caravan and Camping park is open but as a family we have decided that we will not be opening our facilities this year, this is due to the health and safety of everyone.  

You are more than welcome to come along if you are self-contained and have your own toilet and facilities on board. We will have the chemical disposal and Drinking point - and electric hook up points available.

Pre booking is necessary and a payment via bank transfer will be needed to confirm booking as reception is closed!

Please call or text 07539 786811 to make a booking and I can forward bank details for payment. Please note if you wish to cancel booking, due to limited availability we will not be giving a refund. We are very sorry for the inconvenience.  

I hope you all understand our decision, we are very sorry, but we feel it is for the best to keep everyone safe from Covid-19.

If not in the near future, we hope to welcome you next year :)

 Stay safe!




Here's a little overview of our family run camping park.