The Grange is 2 minutes from the junction of the A470 and A465 (Heads of the Valleys) and only 25 mins from J32 of the M4 at Cardiff.

Despite the secluded, quiet location, we are really easy to get to – anywhere in the UK from Yorkshire southwards is within a 4 hour drive.

Our Address is: The Grange, Pontycapel Road, Cefn-Coed-y-Cymmer, Merthyr Tydfil, CF48 2PB.

In an effort to make The Grange easier to find, we got a new postcode, unique to our address. Unfortunately, at the moment, the postcode is not being shown in the correct place on any major mapping service so please DO NOT navigate to us using just the postcode.

Users of Google Maps, Apple Maps, Bing Maps, Open Street Map or Waze

If you search for “The Grange Guesthouse, Cefn Coed” you will be directed to the correct place.

Everyone else (especially if you’re using your car’s built-in sat-nav) 

Please use the directions at the bottom of the page. If in doubt, please call us on +44 (0)1685 359750 for advice.

Use the map below to get directions:

Approaching from the south on the A470 (coming from Cardiff or leaving the M4 at J32)

  • Leave the A470 at the roundabout junction with the A465
  • Take the 3rd exit onto the A465
  • After 300m take the exit onto Grawen Lane
  • Turn right onto Cefn Coed High Street
  • Turn right into Old Chapel Road just before the traffic lights, next to the Lord Raglan pub
  • Go straight on for 200m – the entrance to The Grange is on the right 50m, just after you pass the Cefn Social Club

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Approaching from the east on A465 (coming from Swansea)

  • Take the 2nd exit (straight on) at the roundabout junction with the A470
  • After 300m exit onto Grawen Lane
  • Turn right onto Cefn Coed High Street
  • Turn right into Old Chapel Road just before the traffic lights, next to the Lord Raglan pub
  • Go straight on for 200m – the entrance to The Grange is on the right 50m, just after you pass the Cefn Social Club

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Approaching from the north on A470 (coming from Brecon)

  • Turn left off the A470 at the junction with the A4054 (Signposted for “Cefn Coed y Cymer”)
  • Follow the road for just over a mile until you come into Cefn Coed village
  • Turn right into Old Chapel Road just before the traffic lights, next to the Lord Raglan pub
  • Go straight on for 200m – the entrance to The Grange is on the right 50m, just after you pass the Cefn Social Club

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Approaching from the west on A465 (coming from Abergavenny / Brynmawr)

NB: this is the normal route for anyone coming in from anywhere north of Birmingham

  • Turn left off the A465 at the junction signposted “Cefn Coed y Cymer”
  • Follow Lower Vaynor Road for 200m until you come to the crossroads with Cefn Coed High Street
  • Go straight across at the crossroads, onto Old Chapel Road – past the side of the Lord Raglan pub
  • Go straight on for 200m – the entrance to The Grange is on the right 50m, just after you pass the Cefn Social Club

IMPORTANT: The A465 is currently being widened to dual carriageway between Gilwern and Brynmawr (about 10 miles from here) which often leads to Friday evening to Sunday closures on this stretch. Please check the project’s Facebook page to see if your journey will be affected.

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