There is a wide range of accommodation available in and around Aberdare, from budget hotels to luxury country hotels, traditional inns and B&Bs to self-catering cottages.
You can choose to stay in the town centre, where there is a good selection of budget hotels as well as guesthouses and B&Bs, and you will be able to wander around the town on foot at your leisure. Or you can choose to escape the busy town centre and relax in the beautiful countryside around Aberdare, either in a luxurious country hotel or something more modest that simply provides a base to explore the local scenery.
Hotels in Aberdare for Shopping
There are plenty of places to stay within the town centre. You can choose from budget hotel chains that provide reliable service and excellent value for money, or warm and welcoming Welsh guesthouses and B&Bs. Most of the shops are clustered around the compact town centre in the area around Market Street and Commercial Street, and there is plenty of accommodation here too if you wish to indulge in a bit of retail therapy.
Country Hotels Near Aberdare
You may prefer to avoid the bustle of the town centre, and the countryside around Aberdare offers many choices when it comes to accommodation, whether you want to stay in a luxury country hotel or a more modest guesthouse or B&B. You can even stay in the Dare Valley Country Park’s very own hotel, which has 15 rooms recently refurbished to a high standard.
Self-Catering in Aberdare
If you’re on a tighter budget or you just like doing things your own way, there are many holiday lets available in Aberdare. From idyllic Welsh cottages to converted farmhouses and barns, you are sure to find something to suit.
When to Visit Aberdare
If you wish to time your visit to coincide with one of the annual events and festivals in Aberdare, it is a good idea to book early. The Cwmaman Music Festival is held in September, and has been known to attract some well known headliners. The Aberdare Festival takes place on one day in May, with live music, arena shows and other family entertainment. And if motorcycling is your thing, you might want to attend the Aberdare Park National Road Races, held in July.
Where to Stay in Aberdare
Aberdare can offer a real variety of accommodation, at prices to suit every pocket. You could choose a luxury hotel in the countryside or a budget hotel in the town, a cosy traditional guesthouse or B&B or a charming holiday cottage. Whatever you decide, you can be sure of a warm Valleys welcome.