SPREAD THE WORD: Stay 7 nights for the price of 6 and enjoy these activities* 




MONDAYS. Tootle off on a Narrow Gauge Steam Railway: Rhiedol Railway from Devils Bridge to Aberystwyth. www.rheidolrailway.co.uk Regular Service. OR the beautiful Brecon Mountain Railway from Merthyr. www.breconmountainrailway.co.uk About £13.50 adult and £6.50 child

TUESDAYS. Book an Electric Day Boat for a day on the Brecon and Monmouth Canal. Boat pole and the lock key included etc. Up to 2 dogs welcome. www.beaconparkdayboats.co.uk A half day from £40.00, seating 6 people

WEDNESDAYS.  Red Kite Feeding at Gigrin Farm Rhayader. Spectacular Bird Watching. www.gigrin.co.uk

THURSDAYS. Take to the skies and Go Gliding. Black Mountain Gliding. www.blackmountainsgliding.co.uk (from £95) The office is staffed, mornings only Mon, Tues. Thurs and Friday

FRIDAYS.  Enjoy our countryside and explore the Wye Valley Walk which passes close to the hotel.  Click for map

SATURDAYS. Go Pony Trekking, riding or Hacking out at Tregoyd Riding Centre, from £25.00. www.tregoydriding.co.uk

SUNDAYS. Go canoeing on the River Wye. From Glasbury to Hay on Wye. From £20 pp. www.wyevalleycanoes.co.uk

(*Activities are extra)

And Now For Something Completely Different


There are many unusual and interesting events that take place in our area.

These are just some of them in December:


December 2nd:  Mid Wales R&B club at the Carad Rhayader Big Joe


December 6th:  Gmini Meteor Shower, Brecon Beacon Visitor Cemtre


December 14th  Seann Walsh at the Wyeside Arts Centre in Builth Wells


December 16th: Brecon Comedy Club at Theatre Brycheiniog


December17th:  Santas Grotto and Christmas Craft Fair at the Elan Valley Visitor Centre


Decembr 17th:  1000 Years of Christmas. Rowan Williams, Sally Bradshaw and Mark Etherington  Theatre Brycheiniog



December 28th:  Dam Busters Walk at the Elan Valley



Throughout December:  Astronomy at the Elan Valley Visitor Centre