Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Pencoed getaway

Experience the unique character of Pencoed with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city has something for everyone. Museum of Welsh Life and Castell Coch are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Pencoed

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

  • Techniquest (14.8 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Cottrell Park Golf Resort (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Brynhill Golf Club (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Treharris Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Barry Island Pleasure Park (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Cardiff International Sports Village (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Pencoed

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Pencoed. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rhondda Valley (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Tresilian Bay (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Trelai Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Victoria Park (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Treharris Park (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Barry Island Beach (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Pencoed

Fly into Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), the closest airport, located 11.1 mi (17.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Swansea (SWS), which is 25.1 mi (40.4 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station serving the city is Pencoed Station.

Where to stay around Pencoed?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 168 holiday lettings near Pencoed. From 71 Houses to 25 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 Pencoed is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Pencoed Station: 441 holiday lettings
  • Tondu Station: 649 holiday lettings
  • Ebbw Vale Parkway: 638 holiday lettings
  • Barry Island Station: 794 holiday lettings
  • Pontyclun Station: 432 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Pencoed 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 Pencoed?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 71 Houses in Pencoed. Our other popular types of Pencoed holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 55 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Pencoed?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Pencoed. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.