Local Interests

Things To Do & Places To See

  • Numerous walks in the area.
    If required a local guide can be arranged, please ask when booking.

  • Leisure Centres & Swimming Pools
    Blaenau Gwent’s Sports centres
    fitness studios, health suites, swimming pools, hydro slides, soft play sessions, squash courts, indoor and outdoor sports facilities.
    • Ebbw Vale 2 Minutes on foot Tel: 01495 303766
    • Abertillery 15 Minutes by car Tel: 01495 212206
    • Tredegar 10 Minutes by car Tel: 01495 723554
    • Nantyglo 10 Minutes by car Tel: 01495 310785
  • Local Sport
    • Ebbw Vale Cricket Club (3 mins on foot)
    Eugene Cross Park
    Ebbw Vale
    Blaenau Gwent,
    UK. NP23 5AA Tel: 01495 302104
    Website: http://www.ebbwvalecricket.co.uk
    • Ebbw Vale Rugby Club (2 mins on foot)
    Eugene Cross Park
    Ebbw Vale
    Blaenau Gwent
    UK. NP23 5AZ
    Tel: 01495 302995
    Website: http://www.ebbwvalerfc.co.uk

  • Local Golf Clubs
    • West Monmouthshire Golf Club (10 Minutes by car)
    Mountain/Heathland 18 holes 6013 yards Par 71
    Golf Road
    Brynmawr NP3 4QT
    Tel: 01495 310233
    website: West Monmouthshire Golf Club
    • Tredegar and Rhymney Golf Club (20 Minutes by car)
    Mountain Course 18 holes 5316 yards Par 67
    Tredegar NP2 3BQ
    Tel: 01685 840743
    website: Tredegar and Rhymney Golf Club

  • Horse Riding
    • Llangenny Riding Centre (20 Minutes by car)
    Llwynon Farm
    Powys NP8 1PW
    Tel: 01873 810329
    website: Llangenny Riding Centre
    • Golden Castle Riding and Livery Stables (20 Minutes by car)
    Powys NP8 1PY
    Tel: 07890 236928
    website: Golden Castle Riding Stables
  • Parks, Monuments, Castles etc.
    • Brecon Beacons National Park (35 Minutes by car)
    Visitor Centre
    Y Ganolfan Fynydd
    Powys LD3 8ER
    Tel: 01874 623366
    website: http://www.breconbeacons.org
    • Bryn Bach Country Park (10 Minutes by car)
    Activities include canoeing, climbing, hill walking, caving and angling.
    Countryside Centre
    Merthyr Road
    Blaenau Gwent NP22 3AY
    Tel: 01495 711816
    website: http://www.blaenau-gwent.gov.uk
    • Brecon Mountain Railway (20 Minutes by car)
    Pant Station
    Merthyr Tydfil CF48 2UP
    Tel: 01685 722988
    website: http://www.breconmountainrailway.co.uk
    • Big Pit National Mining Museum of Wales (15 Minutes by car)
    Torfaen NP4 9XP
    Tel: 01495 790311
    website: Big Pit
    • Raglan Castle (20 Minutes by car)
    One of the finest late medieval fortress's in Britain it survived one of the longest sieges of the Civil War.
    Monmouthshire NP15 2BT
    Tel: 01291 690228
    website: http://www.castlewales.com/raglan.html
    • Caerphilly Castle (25 Minutes by car)
    Caerphilly Castle one of the largest Castles in the United Kingdom, built in 1268-1271 by the Anglo-Norman lord, Gilbert de Clare.
    Caerphilly Visitor Centre
    Twyn Square
    Caerphilly CF83 1JL
    Tel: 029 2088 0011
    website: Caerphilly Castle

Rail Link

Ebbw Vale Parkway Station. Just 55 Minutes To Cardiff Central
Just 200 Metres to Ebbw Vale Town Station,


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