Stargazing in the Brecon Beacons

Crofftau at night © Michael Sinclair
Crofftau at night © Michael Sinclair

Here at BBHC HQ we’re all over the moon that the Brecon Beacons National Park has become the world’s 5th International Dark Sky Reserve. We’ve been promoting dark skies for years as many of our remote cottages are perfect for stargazing, in fact Crofftau even featured in the National Park Authority’s video.

Do give us a call if you are looking to book a remote cottage and we can advise you on which cottages offer the best stargazing opportunities and which cottages have telescopes.

Here are a couple of suggestions of cottages that have telescopes:

Cantref Forge


Hatterall Cottage

Llyn y Fron

Duck Cottage

Damson Cottage

Remote with no light pollution

Filly Farmhouse

Cantref Coach House


Trosnant Cottage

Y Allt

And if you haven’t already seen that spectacular video, check it out:


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