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 features

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)
How to get there

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 near Pencoed?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 159 house rentals near Pencoed. From 65 Houses to 22 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Pencoed for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Pencoed?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Pencoed. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Pencoed Station: 429 home rentals
  • Mountain Ash Station: 663 home rentals
  • Barry Station: 741 home rentals
  • Pontyclun Station: 412 home rentals
  • Hengoed Station: 591 home rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Pencoed?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 65 Houses in Pencoed. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Pencoed include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 22 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 58 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 58 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Pencoed?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 133 vacation homes with internet/wifi available in Pencoed.