Featured member- Home Stay at Lledgwial
4 star bed and breakfast just over a mile from Llanwrtyd Wells, Home Stay at Lledgwial is nestled in the Cambrian Mountains between the Brecon Beacons and Elan Valley. It is accessible by car, train, bus and bicycle. Lledgwial has a large ensuite double or twin room with spacious bathroom and access to our library and extensive garden. Enjoy breakfast by our wood burning stove or in your own room.
Stay in our 18th century stone barn, with a rustic yet modern conversion, including Freesat
TV, DVD and Wifi. We have off-road parking and cycle storage. Evening meals and packed lunches are available on request, including vegan and gluten free.
Surrounded by rolling hills, rivers and bridleways, it is the perfect location for outdoor activities or just relaxing in a beautiful place. There are routes suited to all levels of walking, mountain biking and pony trekking, with exciting drives and cycle rides on the hillside roads. The surrounding countryside offers opportunities for bird watching, stargazing and wild swimming.
Call us for availability: 01591610637 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
There are steps into the house and between rooms which may cause difficulties for people with limited mobility.
Wildlife and landscapes:
Watch the local birdlife in our garden; Greater Spotted Woodpeckers, Siskins, Coal Tits and Nuthatches are regular visitors, Pied Flycatchers and Redstarts often visit and nest in our bird boxes. At dusk bats dive around our pond and barn doors, and you may also be lucky to see a Badger, Polecats or Pine Martin, Red Squirrels are occasionally seen in the surrounding area.
Brecknockshire (http://www.brecknockwildlifetrust.org.uk/) and Radnorshire (http://rwtwales.org) Wildlife Trusts have many nature reserves in our local area, excellent for Spring and Summer flowers, insects, pond-life, birds and more.
Vicarage Meadows and Cae Pwll y Bo in the Irfon Valley are the closest sites to Lledgwial, with summer Orchids and Globe Flowers.
Visit one of the Red Kite feeding centres and watch the amazing acrobatic air display. The closest to Llanwrtyd are at Llanddeusant near Llandovery http://www.redkiteswales.co.uk/red_kites_information.html and near Rhayader http://www.gigrin.co.uk/
There is further information on the Welsh Kite Trust and http://www.welshkitetrust.org/ and RSPB web sites.
Enjoy the woods, rivers and birdlife at Gwenffrwd-Dinas RSPB reserve in the Cambrian Mountains to the west of Lledgwial; excellent for Bluebells in May and nesting Flycatchers. http://www.rspb.org.uk/reserves/guide/g/gwenffrwd-dinas/index.aspx
Drive through Abergwesyn Valley and the Devils Staircase to Llyn Brianne for amazing views. Investigate the walks, wildlife and majestic views of Elan Valley http://www.elanvalley.org.uk/nature/wildlife/