Destination guide

Travel to friendly Gilwern

The riverfront and mountains create a pretty picture of Gilwern. This welcoming and scenic city entices travelers with its restaurants and bars. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Gilwern

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Gilwern a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cyfarthfa Park and Museum (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • BikePark Wales (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Treharris Park (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Pen y Fan (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Brecon Golf Club (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Gilwern

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Gilwern. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cyfarthfa Park and Museum (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Treharris Park (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Pen y Fan (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Wye Valley (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Gilwern

The nearest airport is in Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), located 32 mi (51.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Gilwern?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 224 holiday lettings near Gilwern. From 94 Houses to 14 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Gilwern is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Gilwern?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Gilwern. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Ebbw Vale Parkway: 579 holiday lettings
  • Newport (XNE-Newport Train Station): 564 holiday lettings
  • Bookends: 807 holiday lettings
  • Penrhiwceiber Station: 576 holiday lettings
  • Abercynon Station: 525 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Gilwern listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Gilwern?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 94 Houses in Gilwern. Our other popular types of Gilwern holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 80 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 80 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Gilwern?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Gilwern. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.