Destination guide

Culturally rich Pontypridd will entice you

The area's culture and churches are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Pontypridd. This city is welcoming and scenic, recognised for its mountain views, restaurants and local tours. Castell Coch and Museum of Welsh Life are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Pontypridd

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Pontypridd a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Techniquest (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Treharris Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • BikePark Wales (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Cyfarthfa Park and Museum (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Cottrell Park Golf Resort (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Cardiff International Sports Village (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Pontypridd

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Pontypridd is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rhondda Valley (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
  • Treharris Park (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Cyfarthfa Park and Museum (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Roath Park (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Victoria Park (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Trelai Park (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Pontypridd

The nearest airport is in Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), located 14.9 mi (23.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Swansea (SWS), which is 30.9 mi (49.7 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Pontypridd Station, Trehafod Station and Treforest Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Pontypridd?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 294 holiday rentals around Pontypridd. From 113 Houses to 123 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Pontypridd is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Pontypridd?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Pontypridd:

  • Roath: 47 holiday homes
  • Riverside: 253 holiday homes
  • Pontcanna: 75 holiday homes
  • Leckwith: 43 holiday homes
  • Adamsdown: 244 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Pontypridd. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Rhondda Valley: 531 holiday rentals
  • Spot Climbing Centre: 481 holiday rentals
  • Pontypridd Station: 508 holiday rentals
  • Treforest Station: 504 holiday rentals
  • Trehafod Station: 511 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pontypridd listed on Stayz 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 Pontypridd?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 113 Houses in Pontypridd. Our other popular types of Pontypridd holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 123 holiday houses
  • Villas: 3 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 41 holiday houses

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 Pontypridd?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in Pontypridd. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.