Powys Things to Do

  • Cathedral close, Brecon
    Cathedral close, Brecon
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  • Paddling downstream from Hay on Wye
    Paddling downstream from Hay on Wye
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Powys Things to Do

  • Visit Brecon Cathedral

    The Brecon Cathedral, whilst being small in size, is also the mother church for a huge Diocese of churches covering a large part of south Wales. It is definitely worth a visit just to take in the quiet atmosphere and the reflective mood it conveys upon its visitors.The site was first a Priory for Benedictine monks built from 1093. In the 1500s when...

  • Go canoeing on the River Wye

    We were fortunate to have a warm, sunny day to go canoeing from Hay to Whitney on Wye. We hired our Canadian canoes from an outfit in Hay and set off for a two hour, leisurely, 5mile paddle downstream.The company were very professional in dealing with our enquiries and with the short training they gave us. We were clear where we had to leave the...

  • See the Dragon

    Visit the lake at Llandrindod and see the dragon. The community contributed to this copper statue, and the scales bear the initials of the contributors.

  • The Elan Valley

    A trip through the Elan Valley is a trip through mountains and along winding roads. The main thing to see is the dam and the five lakes . These supply water to Wales and as far as Birmingham.When the water is low, the remains of a large house and other buildings can be seen beneath the waters.The film the Dam Busters was filmed here.

  • Judge's Lodging - say hello to Arthur

    The Judge's Lodging is a restored Victorian town house, complete with court and cells. What sets it apart from other restored buildings is that visitors are allowed to touch the exhibits and sit on the furniture. The only things visitors are not allowed to touch are the genuine gas lamps (for obvious safety reasons).This is a wonderfully...

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Powys Hotels

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  • The Felin Fach Griffin

    Felin Fach, Brecon, LD3 0UB, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Old Black Lion

    The Old Black Lion is an authentic pub house including the low ceilings and sloping floors. We had...

  • The Old Rectory Country Hotel and Golf...

    Llangattock, Crickhowell, NP8 1PH, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Liverpool House In Powys

    East Street, Rhayader, LD6 5EA, gb

    Satisfaction: Average

    Good for: Families

  • Ynyshir Hall

    Eglwysfach, Machynlleth, Cardiganshire SY20

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • Caer Beris Manor

    Builth Wells, Builth Wells, LD2 3NP, gb

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • Metropole

    Thought this one of the best run hotels I’ve stayed in for ages. It is a huge building in the town...

  • Lasswade Country House Hotel

    Station Road, Llanwrtyd Wells, LD5 4RW, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

  • Lake Vyrnwy Hotel & Spa

    Lake Vyrnwy, Llanwddyn SY10 0LY, Wales

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 3.5 out of 5 stars

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1 Review - 5 Photos
Hay-On-Wye Hotels
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