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Lamb & Flag Inn
"I stayed here with my husband and we had a lovely time. We walked into a roaring log fire and a busy pub. We were welcomed personally by the manager ..." More

Lamb & Flag Inn
"Delightful establishment full of locals eating and drinking. Very courteous and helpful staff and a splendid very good value sunday lunch. We will definately be visting again.

Date visited: 8/1/2012 ..." More

Liverpool House In Powys
"We have just returned from an excellent stay at Liverpool House. Our room was first class very comfy bed, beautifully furnished, with matching curtains settee and cushions. The breakfast ..." More

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Rhayader is one of the oldest towns in mid Wales and dates back to the 5th Century although Neolithic remains have been identified in the area indicating that there was a settlement there prior to that. The town lies in the very heart of Wales almost midway between Hereford and Aberystwyth and between the two most visually exciting ranges of Snowdonia and the Brecon Beacons in the Upper Wye Valley and surrounded by hills. Today with a population of around 2,00 people Rhayader remains a firm favourite with local residents and visitors alike, a popular tourist location for the variety of outdoor activities that are on offer, from fishing on the River Wye or at the Elan Valley Lakes, to walks and mountain biking in the surrounding hills which provide some of the most beautiful views around. The Elan Valley is also home to some of the most unusual and rarest wildlife and plants that can be found in Wales whilst the Red Kite can usually be spotted in the surrounding countryside Ė if you miss it though donít panic, the Red Kite Centre on the outskirts of the town at Gigrin Farm where buzzards, kites and ravens can be seen. Whilst you are in Rhayader you may want to visit the Welsh Glass Crystal workshops where all the crystal pieces are individually mouth blown and hand cut which are unique to Welsh Crystal. This busy and historic market town makes it an ideal location for the energetic visitor as well as those who appreciate the quieter quality of life with some truly dramatic scenery.

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Red Kite Feeding Centre/Station
Welsh Royal Crystal

Camping

Gigrin Farm
Woodhouse Farm
Wyeside Caravan & Camping Park

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Cefn Cottage

Dentist

Rhayader Dental Clinic

Doctor

Rhayader Medical Centre

Estate Agent

Chancellors Associates Chartered Surveyors

Holiday Park

Oak Wood Lodges

Pub and Bar

Bear's Head
Crown Inn
Eagle Inn
Lamb & Flag Inn
Triangle Inn

Restaurant

Bear's Head
Brynafon
Spice Cottage

School

Rhayader Church Of Wales Primary School

Sports Clubs

Dambusters (Cycling)

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Rhayader CC (Cricket)

Shops

Cosy Toes Cymru
Pretty Practicals
Rowlands Pharmacy

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The Horseshoe Guest House and Restaurant (0.03 miles)

The Horseshoe Guest House and Restaurant

We invite you to enjoy a relaxing break at 'The Horseshoe Guest House and Restaurant'. Our charming 18th Century Guest House, situated in the 'old town' area of the rural market town of Rhayader, with ... More | visit website

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Elan Hotel (0.06 miles)

Elan Hotel

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An independent small hotel. Recently refurbished, offering comfortable accommodation together with a public bar and restaurant. Situated in the centre of Rhayader the hotel offers easy access to the beautiful ... More

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Apartments @ Ty Morgans (0.17 miles)

Apartments @ Ty Morgans
Ty Morgans has two new self catering establishments, one two bedroom apartment and a three bedroom town house both situated in the beautiful market town of Rhayader, gate way to the stunning Elan Valley ... More | visit website
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Ty Morgan's Guest House (0.21 miles)

Ty Morgan

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This thoroughly modern 3-storey guest house offers contemporary accommodation in the heart of the historic market town of Rhayader.
Totally renovated in the summer of 2006, a selection of 4 guest rooms ... More

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Liverpool House In Powys (0.22 miles)

Liverpool House In Powys

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Liverpool House is a large double fronted guest house with excellent accommodation, both with and without en suite. Situated in town, but with superb views of surrounding hills and countryside.
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Brynafon (0.58 miles)

Brynafon

Brynafon invites you to join us at our family friendly Mid-Wales Hotel. The hotel is sure to make your stay in Wales a real pleasure. Once a Victorian workhouse built in 1870 and now a ... More | visit website

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Bell Country Inn (5.68 miles)

Bell Country Inn
The Bell Country Inn is located just outside the picturesque Victorian spa town of Llandrindod Wells and overlooks the beautiful Welsh Hills and Countryside. The Brecon Beacons National Park, the stunning Elan Valley Resevoirs and ... More | visit website
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Llanerch 16thC Inn (6.88 miles)

Llanerch 16thC Inn

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The Llanerch Inn is a privately owned, recently renovated building in its own grounds. The emphasis here is on warm and friendly service, good food and a relaxing atmosphere. The ... More

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Hampton Hotel (6.99 miles)

Hampton Hotel

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A warm welcome awaits you at the newly refurbished & beautifly appointed Hampton Hotel & Bars. The Hampton Hotel makes an ideal base for business or pleasure, located centrally in ... More

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Hotel Commodore (6.99 miles)

Hotel Commodore

Situated in the heart of Wales, this stunning Victorian Hotel provides an ideal base from which to explore the beauty of Mid Wales, with the Brecon Beacons and the Elan Valley just a short drive ... More | visit website

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