For up to 16 Persons

About the Accommodation

A spacious modern bunkhouse / hostel-style room with 8 double beds, exposed woodwork and amazing colour combination. 

To make you feel at home our bunkhouse has a kitchenette with all the usual utilities including fridge, microwave, kettle and cutlery. This room has 3 attached bathrooms and private communal area for bunkroom users. 

This bunkhouse has 8 double beds which can serve 16 people. Due to the current COVID situation and government guidelines, we only accept booking from same household. Only one such group can occupy the bunkhouse at one time.

The price is the same for one individual or group of maximum 16 guests due to COVID restrictions. 

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

Size: 1 Room, 8 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms

Beds: 8 Double beds

Prices: 100GBP - 150GBP / Night

More pricing information:

Scroll to the bottom of the page to check availability which will display the prices. Price is same for one individual or group max of 6 guests due to covid-19 restrictions.


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


If you have/have you had any of the following new symptoms: high temperature, cough, loss of smell or taste or if you visited any lockdown county/area please don't book.

Skanda Hafan is a social enterprise set up to help support the work of Skanda Vale Hospice. All profits help us to provide free care and support to families affected by life-limiting illnesses. Both Skanda Hafan and Skanda Vale Hospice are run by volunteers. 


Please note, if you are planning a visit to Skanda Vale, during this pandemic you must book a ticket for each individual member of your group / family. Without a ticket you will not be allowed in. Booking accommodation here at Skanda Hafan does not reserve you a place at Skanda Vale. Please make sure you book your Skanda Vale ticket before you book accommodation here.


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

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

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

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



Please search for Skanda Hafan on Google maps instead of using the postcode as it may mislead you on country roads.

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).

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