Key Holiday Home Information:Dog-Friendly, up to 2 dog(s) welcome by arrangement.
Nearest Airport and Railway Station: Train station: Penybont, Powys (11km)
Airport: Birmingham Airport (140km)
Nearest city or town: Rhayader, approximately 3 miles away.
Type of self-catering break: Mountain, rest, wildlife, adventure, disabled, quiet.
Short Breaks and weekend breaks: all year round
Located in the Welsh Valley Dolwen is the perfect place to unwind. This serenic rural location allows you to enjoy the diverse bird and wildlife of Mid Wales as well as the Elan Valley Lakes. This spacious 3 bedroomed cottage sleeps up to 6 people and is all on one level. There is one double bedroom and two twin bedrooms at this comfortable cottage.
Flexible changeover day: Yes
Recommended Attractions near Rhayader: Nearby is the Elan Valley Lakes Visitor Centre - a must for walkers and sightseers and cyclists will enjoy the scenic cycle track which runs from Rhayader to the dams - bikes can be hired in Rhayader. The Red Kite Visitor Centre close by is also a must. These beautiful birds of prey are fed daily here - a truly memorable display. Llandrindod Wells is a short drive it hosts the world famous Victorian Festival at the end of August, the National Cycle Museum, with weird and wonderful bicycles. Builth Wells is also nearby – the bi-annual Royal Welsh Show is held here, and there is an arts centre. The mid Wales Shakespeare centre (Living Willow theatre) is a short distance. There is excellent walking close by and to the west and north the Cambrian Mountains are still one of Wales' most special places - a peaceful, largely unspoilt landscape.
Good places to visit near Rhayader: Dolwen is perfectly located for visiting the superb and spectacular Elan Valley Lakes. The Lakes has a visitors centre and the Valley is a must for walkers, sightseers and cyclists. The Red Kite Visitors centre is also popular among visitors to Dolwen.More about the Location:
Good places to eat near Rhayader: Rhayader tea shops
Short Breaks: Yes, minimum 3 nights