Garden Room (Family Room)

For up to 4 People

About the Accommodation

A deluxe  four bed or family ensuite bedroom – featuring a kitchenette with fridge, microwave, kettle cutlery and complimentary tea or coffee, plus super fast WIFI.

Plese note that the forth bed is a child bed, not a full length that suits adults (approx 1.6m long)

Address: Skanda Hafan, Caerdelyn, Pencader, SA39 9BX Carmarthen, , United Kingdom

Size: 1 Room, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom

Beds: 1 Single bed, 1 Double bed, 1 Child bed

More pricing information:

Effective immediately, cancellations of bookings made .with us will be subject to a £15 administration fee. This administration fee will be deducted from the refund issued for the canceled booking. Please note that this applies to all cancellations, regardless of the reason for cancellation or the timing thereof.


  • Towels and bed sheets
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Free Parking on premises
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Microwave
  • Toilet paper and soap
  • Kitchen
  • Wireless internet
  • Hangers
  • Kettle


Please download our welcome guide

Check-in / departure times

  • Check-in from 4.30pm.
  • Check-out by 10am. 
  • Skanda Hafan is totally run by volunteers; as such there may be no one available when you arrive but you will be sent information on how to find and access your room. If you have any questions before you travel to us please email us and allow 48 hours for a response.

Long stay discounts

  • 2 night stay – 15% discount.
  •  3 night stay – 20% discount.
  •  5 night stay – 30% discount.

Cancellations & Refunds

Cancellation is subject to a fee of £15

Refunds are only available under the following conditions:

  • Cancellations made 14 days or more in advance of arrival date = Full refund.
  • Cancellations made 13 – 7 days of arrival date = 75% refund.
  • Cancellations made 6 days or less of arrival date = No refund issued.
  • Non-arrival guests, who are unable to attend or fail to attend for whatever reason, forfeit the full amount of the booking. It is suggested that booking guests take out appropriate holiday / cancellation insurance.
  • In the rare event we need to cancel your booking with us, please be aware that we cannot be held liable for circumstances beyond our control and that our liability to you is limited to the refund of any payment already made.
  • All bookings are non-transferable.


The local village of Pencader offers two convenience stores, pubs and a fish and chip shop.

Brechfa Forest is on our doorstep, offering beautiful river walks and world-class mountain biking trails.

There are several beautiful walks available just a short distance from Skanda Hafan.

We're perfectly located for a pilgrimage to Skanda Vale Ashram, a monastery and public place of worship near Llanpumsaint.



The best way to find us is via What3Words – this gives our precise location to within a few metres. Putting our postcode into Google Maps often isn't accurate enough and we don't want you getting lost – get proper directions now! 

If you are using another navigation app please use the name of our guesthouse “Skanda Hafan” to help get you here.

Public Transport

From Carmarthen bus terminal (St Peter's Church) please take First Cymru T1 towards Aberystwyth Bus Station 7. The bus journey is about 24 min (19 stops). Please depart at Pencader, Maescader (Capel Moriah) then follow the sign for Dolgran and it's a one-mile walk to Skanda Hafan.

A taxi will take around 25 min from Carmarthen bus/train terminal to Skanda Hafan.