10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Merthyr Tydfil, UK - Updated 2022


Merthyr Tydfil, the main town in Merthyr Tydfil County Borough, offers visitors a wide range of activities and attractions. There are forests, hills, walking and biking trails, and historic sites you will enjoy exploring. You can learn about the iron-making history at Cyfarthfa Castle Museum and Art Gallery, go biking at BikePark Wales, or check out Brecon Mountain Railway, which is only seven minutes away by car. Taf Fechan Nature Reserve, Gethin Woodland Park, Garwnant Visitor Centre, and Welsh International Climbing Centre are other spots to visit. While on a getaway in this exciting destination, stay at the most comfortable holiday home. Check out and pick your favorite one from our list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Merthyr Tydfil, UK.

1. Stylish studio with complimentary Welsh cakes (from USD 80)

This vintage and stylish studio, which is found at the center of the town, offers a double bed good for two, which makes it perfect for solo travelers or couples. It has a high-speed internet connection, a Smart TV, towels, linens, and complimentary tea and coffee and toiletries. An induction, a refrigerator, and a microwave are also provided.

You will be given complimentary Welsh cakes if you choose to book the rental. You can store your bikes in the secure storage available. A self-check-in feature is even included.

James' Place Pontmorlais Studio 8 - Twm
Pontmorlais, Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
47 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lovely place centre of town and a short drive pen y fan
stylish decor and very comfortable bed overall great place to stay when visiting the national park
clean and would stay again
the apartment was nice and clean and very well presented
it was clean spacious and well equipped with stylish decor
it was clean stylish and have everything what we needed
james' place was clean comfortable and stylish
hosts were so useful at recommending what to do/see during our stay
fantastic place host gave wonderful recommendations for the location and was extremely great at communicating
great communication from the host too
the location is good
ideal location in merthyr and close to the brecon beacons
good location to brecon
great place in a very convenient location
cozy place and superb location
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2. Lovely residence with an outdoor lounge (from USD 231)

This lovely residence has a warm and comfortable setup and a unique outdoor lounge, which has a table, a whirlpool, and pretty lights that make it look gorgeous. It is a three-bedroom house that comes with a fully equipped kitchen and a dining room good for six guests.

The rental is dog-friendly too. Your furry baby will have fun playing in the garden.

James' Place Bike Park Wales andThe Brecon Beacons
Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
15 reviews
Entire home 6 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
house was very clean and the communication with james & angela was super
james was a great host and super easy to deal with
james was very responsive and suggested lots of things to do nearby - thank you
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3. One-bedroom basement apartment with two bunk beds (from USD 71)

Consider booking this one-bedroom basement apartment that can host up to six guests. The place has one sofa bed and two bunk beds. It features a kitchen that is fully equipped with an oven, a microwave, a coffee machine, and a four-burner gas stove. It boasts an outdoor dining space with a seating capacity of six people and a barbecue grill. There is a washing machine and dryer too, as well as secure storage available for bikes.

The rental is close to the Merthyr town center and Brecon Beacons. You can reach BikePark Wales in a few minutes. Cardiff is approximately a half an hour’s drive away while Taff Trail is just a quick walk away.

Basement apartment in Merthyr Tydfil town centre
Merthyr Tydfil, Wales, United Kingdom
169 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 5 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
free wifi was a bonus and the outside seating just right to enjoy some evening air
we climbed pen y fan which was only 20 mins away
great little apartment with excellent amenities
it was so peaceful and had really nice touches such as food and coffee for breakfast
the rooms are nice and comfortable but could use some natural lighting
very clean well equipped space
very clean with plenty of space
everything was really clean and in good order
everything was really clean and convenient will definitely be staying again
very clean and tidy accommodation with all the basic facilities needed for our short stay
host was very helpful
host hospitality was amazing
the host is very attentive and kind
fantastic apartment and great host
place is perfect and host is great
excellent location 5 mins away from bike park wales
great location for bike park wales
excellent location 5 minutes drive to bike park
the location was ideal and close to the places we wanted to visit
great place to stay in central merthyr
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4. Newly renovated bungalow near Cyfarthfa Park (from USD 89)

This newly renovated bungalow is a two-bedroom cozy space that has a modern kitchen and a bathroom, plus a lively lounge. It has all the amenities to provide you with a comfortable stay, including an open seating arrangement outdoors where you can sit and enjoy a cup of tea.

The property is within walking distance of Cyfarthfa Park, and it is close to Taff Trail, Merthyr Leisure Park and Retail Park, and the town center. You can also easily walk down to the local shops or reach BikePark Wales within a five-minute drive.

Greenacres Bungalow
125 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it is well prepared under this covid-19 situation so i felt very comfortable and safe
great very clean spacious bungalow
the bungalow is clean spacious and well decorated
lovely little clean bungalow which is well maintained
there is also water access to clean bikes after a days riding
the house is very well equipped very clean and really comfortable
amy was the perfect host
amy was an excellent host
great bungalow and great host
amy the host was great and answered any questions i had via the app very quickly
thank you to amy and her husband for being great hosts
great location for bike park wales close to the train station shops nearby
great little bungalow situated within walking distance to town and close to bike park wales
excellent accommodation and great location if going to bike park wales
our trip to bpw was made easier thanks to the location of this brilliant bungalow
amazing little bungalow close to town and bike park wales would definitely recommend
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5. 19th-century cottage with a fully functional kitchen (from USD 142)

This cottage welcomes you with a homely ambiance, and it is designed with wood elements. It is situated in a quiet area, making it an ideal hideaway for those who want to escape from their busy lives. It is a 19th-century home that is renovated beautifully and equipped with two bedrooms. It includes a fully functional kitchen with amenities, like a fridge, a freezer, a dishwasher, crockery, a microwave, a toaster, and a kettle. There is complimentary tea, coffee, and milk provided too. The place even offers a whirlpool tub in the backyard and features a garden that is accessible from the kitchen.

Brecon Beacons is right next to the property, and BikePark Wales is close by.

Dan y Coetir Lodge, Hot tub. Brecon Beacons & BPW
Merthyr tydfil , Wales, United Kingdom
143 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 4 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the hot tub was much appreciated after climbing pen-y-fan
a lovely cottage well renovated with great décor and comfortable furnishings
garage tools hose hot tub smart tv etc etc
it’s all really well set up and very comfortable
very clean and tidy
really clean spacious and comfortable
it was clean warm and very comfortable
very clean great facilities and good communication at all stages
clean cosy and really well equipped
joe was quick to answer any questions i had and was an excellent host
joe was a great host very attentive answering any questions we had
the host was fantastic quick to communicate and very helpful
joe was an accommodating host and was easily contactable
joe is a great host nothing is too much trouble
ideal for bike park wales
a great location for our trip
ideal location for access to bike park wales
lovely house in a great location for the brecon beacons or bike park wales
great location and brilliant little place
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6. Modern four-bedroom abode near Cyfarthfa Castle Museum and Art Gallery (from USD 207)

This modern four-bedroom bungalow is perfect for large groups since it can accommodate eight people. It provides wonderful amenities, like barbecue facilities in the lawn, a well-lit lounge, and an outdoor hot tub. It also has a vibrant kitchen and spacious storage for cars or bikes.

The property is only a few minutes from Cyfarthfa Castle Museum and Art Gallery and just a stroll from the central shopping center, restaurants, BikePark Wales, and Trago Mills.

Fairview The post code for Fairview is CF48 1AD
Merthyr Tudful, Cymru, United Kingdom
165 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 5 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
stayed here for the fan dance in january 2020 and was everything we needed
the cinema room was a real treat in the evenings and the host was incredibly friendly
the house was clean and had everything you could need
house is massive & very clean
nice modern and clean and the projector room was a nice touch
plenty of space clean with everything you’d need and more
fantastic accommodation clean modern and great location to local amenities
a great host extremely helpful and very prompt with communications
stylish accommodation friendly host easily sleeps 8 comfortably
brian was an amazing host from start to end
brian was a really helpful host and a very speedy communicator full of local advice and tips
so helpful and on hand to support you
great house in good location
great house in a great location for exploring the amazing countryside
brians place was in a great location for bike park wales and a walk into town
modern place with everything you could need and great location to get to places
the best thing is the location: right on the edge of brecon beacons
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7. Homey retreat with two bedrooms (from USD 119)

This homey two-story property is situated in the heart of Merthyr Tydfil, and it is close to Cardiff, Pontypridd, Swansea, and Brecon Beacons. It has a fully functional kitchen, a utility room, and a living room with a large flat-screen TV.

The two bedrooms are equipped with comfortable double and bunk beds. There is also a large shower and a storage space for bikes.

Bee hive Merthyr Tydfil - The Perfect Location
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough, Wales, United Kingdom
37 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 4 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
flat is very clean and homely
a great flat that was extremely clean & well appointed
apartment was very clean and perfect for our requirements
the apartment was spotless and very clean and the fish+chips were one of the best we had
the place was clean and had everything we needed
the owner was very friendly and helpful
amazing host and a fabulous house
also the host was kind enough to offer useful local tips based on his personal experience
great host paired with a great little family hub
mark is a great host very helpful
great location for exploring the brecon beacons
great base location for everything we wanted to do
it was perfect for our trip to bike park wales with really good bike storage
thanks latin great location and very clean
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8. Comfortable house with mountain views (from USD 122)

This vacation home treats you to spectacular views of the mountains. It is a three-bedroom property that not only offers you a wonderful stay but also gives you a relaxing and lively getaway. It has a large sunroof, which allows you to marvel at the beauty of the sky and sunset while you savor your tea or coffee.

The rental is close to Brecon Beacons and BikePark Wales. You can also reach the Vue cinema, bowling center, and food outlets within 1 mi (1.6 km) from here. The world’s fastest seated zip line is only a few minutes away.

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Merthyr Tydfil County Borough, Wales, United Kingdom
69 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house is comfortable and very light
very clean fab location for bpw and amazing view
very clean and welcoming it offered us the perfect stay for a short trip to south wales
beautiful home very clean and lovely welcoming hosts who were so helpful and thoughtful
the hosts our superb & the property is very nice & was super clean
communication with the host was excellent they accomodated our last minute changes
we loved our stay location was great for us the hosts were fab and the place exceeded our expectations
great place easy drive to bike park wales
great accommodation and perfect for our visit to bike park wales
great place to stay if you’re visiting bike park wales taking less than ten minutes to drive there
we will be staying here again for sure next time we’re visiting the bike park
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9. Pretty townhouse in the middle of valleys (from USD 148)

This pretty three-bedroom townhouse is situated at the center of valleys. The property is also close to pubs, shops, and restaurants. You can visit museums and a theater and enjoy a stroll around the historic town while you are here. You will have easy access to trails, waterfalls, Zip World Tower, and BikePark Wales. This convenient location makes the rental a great place to stay and explore its surroundings.

The home offers useful amenities, including double and single beds and an HDTV. It even provides child-friendly amenities, such as a high chair, board games, toys, and books suitable for the little ones.

Visit our beautiful Welsh scenic countryside.
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough, Wales, United Kingdom
18 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
karen was a great host and was easily reachable
karen and mark were lovely host
great location value and space
location is perfect with shops restaurants pubs and very near to breacon becon national park
we have a feeling this place will become very popular and rightly so
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10. Three-bedroom dwelling close to the town center (from USD 154)

This three-bedroom house is within walking distance of the town center, and it is close to Rydycar Leisure Village where you will find cinemas, a bowling center, an indoor pool, a skate park, and an array of restaurants. Taff Trail is also nearby.

The home features a kitchen that is equipped with complimentary tea, coffee, sugar, salt, pepper, vinegar, and cooking oil. There is also a utility room with a bike rack, as well as front and rear access to the house, with parking available in the back garden.

Michelle's Place at Gilfach Cynon
Merthyr Tudful, Cymru, United Kingdom
55 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
really open communal spaces great rooms and decent beds (perfectly comfortable)
it is comfortable and as described
we stayed just one night and used it as a base for hiking pen y fan
great place to stay for visiting bikepark wales there were 5 of us and plenty of room
excellent communication- very clean and comfortable
it is very clean and modern inside
michelle’s place was clean and tidy
great place very clean and comfortable
great house and exceptionally clean
she is indeed a lovely host
michelle was a brilliant host she did everything possible to make sure we were comfortable
michelle is a great host and the house is lovely
michelle was a great host very helpful and quick with communication
michelle is extremely friendly and helpful host
excellent house located fairly central in methyr great location for mountain biking
its in a great location just a short walk away from supermarkets
the house is close to restaurants and entertainment centers
the house is in an ideal location
nice place well located for brecon beacons walking and sightseeing
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Treat yourself to a vacation in Merthyr Tydfil

Merthyr Tydfil offers tourists with exciting and unique experiences. With its biking and hiking trails, you will get to enjoy a memorable getaway. Plan your well-deserved break and book one of these best vacation homes.

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