Last Alteration: Sunday 07 April 2013

Craig-Y-Nos Castle Hotel

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51°49'31"-03°41'05" show decimal

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Craig-Y-Nos Castle Hotel
Brecon Road, Pen-y-cae, Powis, SA9 1GL

Once the house and estate of opera diva Adelina Patti in the late 19th/early 20th Century, it is now a hotel and reputedly one of the most haunted places in Wales!

How to get here:

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Road: A465 - Follow the A465 to Glyn-neath, taking the exit into the town. Continue onto the A4109 (Inter Valley Road), and then bear onto the A4221 at Banwen/Dyffryn Cellwen. Continue on to Abercraf, and then turn right onto the A4067. Continue along here until you reach the hotel at Craig-Y-Nos. (10 miles, 15m) +

 

Access: publicStatus: recognisableHotel Front

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Photograph taken: 21st March 2009 by Scott Frankton

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Tooth and Claw
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Filmed: 28 Sep 2005
The Royal Party arrives at Torchwood House.

Tooth and Claw
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Filmed: 28 Sep 2005
A full moon over Torchwood House.

 

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Photograph taken: 21st March 2009 by Scott Frankton

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Tooth and Claw
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Filmed: 28 Sep 2005
The Royal Party arrives at Torchwood House.

 

Other nearby locations:

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Powell Street (Countrycide). Road (2 miles, 5m) : Head south along the A4067, before turning left at the next junction. Follow this across the river, and then turn left at the end, following the road all the way to the quarry and the caving club. Parking Parking area near quarry

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National Showcaves Centre for Wales (The Pirate Planet). Road (0.8 miles, 1m) : Turn right out of the hotel and head north on the A4067; the show caves are on the left just before you reach Glyntawe. Parking car park

Additional locations as the crow flies:

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Penwyllt Quarry (Countrycide): 1.08 miles.

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Usk Reservoir (The Time of The Doctor): 8.29 miles.

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Tower Colliery (The Hungry Earth, Cold Blood): 9.10 miles.

Trivia:

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The Torchwood crew stayed at this hotel when filming Countrycide.

Further links about the location:

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Craig-y-Nos Castle Hotel

Related Stories

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Tooth and Claw [28 Sep 2005]: Sir Robert's house (front)

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