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Visit Our Attractions

Whether you wish to explore our rich culture and heritage or try out our world class activity centres, there are plenty of attractions to take in during your stay at Merthyr Tydfil.

Plan Your Trip

Visit Merthyr Tydfil and walk our famous valleys and hills, discover unique days out at Cyfarthfa Park & Castle, Redhouse or Theatre Soar or simply relax and sample some of the award winning food at our many restaurants and cafes. From the thrill seeker to the serial shopper - there's something for everyone in Merthyr Tydfil.

Find Somewhere to stay

Where would you like to lay your head to rest in Merthyr Tydfil? Wherever you choose to stay, you will enjoy our famous warm valleys welcome.

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Our Attractions

Find Somewhere to stay

There are many places to stay in Merthyr Tydfil, to suit various budgets and tastes.

Wake up to breathtaking views of the mountains with a swathe of green hillside outside your bedroom window in our range of guest houses, bunkhouse and self accommodation, which are perfectly situated for walking, cycling and exploring our beautiful valleys landscape.

Relax in luxury at our range of hotels. Choose from Manor houses, boutique hotels and country retreats!

Be in the heart of the action in town centre hotels and  B&Bs.

Perhaps you fancy something a little different. Why not camp out under the stars at one of our campsites?

Too much choice is always a good thing.


860,000

Visitors A Year

45

Places to Stay

15

Major Attractions

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Work on new Merthyr Tydfil bus station about to start

Work on new Merthyr Tydfil bus station about to start

Work is about to begin on Merthyr Tydfil’s new multimillion-pound town centre bus station, the County Borough Council has announced.

Construction is due to start on the former police station site in Swan Street on July 15, with an expected completion…

Pop Up Chilli Fest 2019

Pop Up Chilli Fest 2019

Pop Up Chilli Fest

If you like it hot, this is the event for you as Merthyr hosts its annual awesome Chilli Fest. Taking place on Saturday 22 June in Penderyn Squa…

Top consultants sought for ambitious heritage ‘Masterplan’

Top consultants sought for ambitious heritage ‘Masterplan’

Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council is seeking a team of top consultants to prepare a strategic Masterplan for a visitor attraction of international quality based on the town’s pivotal role in the industrial revolution.

The multi-million pound deve…