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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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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

46

Places to Stay

15

Major Attractions

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Merthyr Tydfil £100m tourism success story continuing apace

Merthyr Tydfil £100m tourism success story continuing apace

Merthyr Tydfil’s tourism success story is continuing apace, with the sector having a £100m economic impact locally in 2018 – an increase of almost £30m from the previous year.

The 35.4% rise was due to a 41% increase in the number of annual visitors …

Official Visitor Guide 2020

Official Visitor Guide 2020

Our new 2020 Visitors Guide is here!

We’ve got everything from world class adventures to breath-taking landscapes waiting to be discovered.  

Pick it up locally or download from this website.

Merthyr Tydfil’s role in ambitious Atlantic Area Programme trails project

Merthyr Tydfil’s role in ambitious Atlantic Area Programme trails project

Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council is playing a prominent role in an international initiative aimed at encouraging visitors and residents to make the most of the environment on their doorsteps.

The EU-funded Atlantic Area Project, the Trail Gazers…