Get Back to Nature

It is no secret that Mid Wales has an abundance of natural environments and some of the rarest species of birds and animals in the UK (including the Dyfi Ospreys - our latest visitors)

getting back to nature

 

WILDLIFE & NATURE IN

MID WALES

Mid Wales has an abundance of natural environments and is home to some of the rarest species of birds and animals in the UK.

These include visiting ospreys, red kites, otters, beavers and dolphins.

Experience the thrill of a wildlife boat trip in Cardigan Bay and you may be lucky enough to see a pod of dolphins or explore the Cambrian Mountain uplands and you will be sure to see red kites and buzzards overhead.

Mid Wales is like no other place in the UK and offers some of the best wildlife and birdwatching opportunities and you can even get up close and personal with a Falconry Experience Day

Visit one our many Mid Wales nature reserves, forests and wildlife attractions incliuding the new Dyfi Wildlife Centre in the heart of the UNESCO Dyfi Biosphere and see red kites up close at the Bwlch Nant yr Arian visitor centre near Aberystwyth.

Enjoy the thrills of the dark night skies at one of the many Dark Sky Discovery sights or just get outdoors. We even have our very own Spaceguard Centre near Presteigne where you can to a guided tour of the faciity and discover how they monitor near earth objects (NEO's).

All Wildlife Attractions and Places to Visit

Wildlife & Nature Experiences

Guided Wildlife Tours

Great for Wildlife Accommodation

Nannerth Country Holidays

In or near Rhayader

Choose from 3 quality self catering cottages near Rhayader & The Elan Valley. Set on our 200 acre farm, Nannerth is set in astonishingly beautiful countryside. Relax under the stars in your own private hot tub.

Self-catering with 3 units, £373-£1332 pupw sleeps 2-7

Little Welsh Getaways

In or near Rhayader

Little Welsh Getaways - created by the imaginative conversion of an 18th century country inn into 5 luxury cottages. They are spacious, full of character and have a high specification which brings luxury and style,

Self-catering with 5 units, £355-£1500 pupw sleeps 2-6

Luxury Lodges Wales

In or near Caersws

The lodges are situated in a peaceful and tranquil setting over-looking the Trannon valley, near Newtown, Mid Wales providing sumptuous accommodation to a 5-star standard. Sited on a eighty-acre estate with two wild-life ponds.

Self-catering with 7 units, £495-£1250 pupw sleeps 2-6

Drovers Retreat

In or near Llandrindod Wells

Drovers Retreat is our sympathetically converted 4-star stone eco barn which nestles in the hills of mid-Wales, some 8 miles from the English border. It is a perfect getaway, and haven of peace in the Welsh Marches.

Self-catering with 1 unit, £94-£162 pupn sleeps 1-6

The Richmond

In or near Aberystwyth

The Richmond boasts the prime seafront location on the main Aberystwyth Promenade overlooking Cardigan Bay and is at the heart of town. All room have ensuite facilities. The hotel has its own large private car park.

Guest Accommodation with 15 rooms, £70-£120 prpnb

Troedyrhiw Holiday Cottages

In or near Cardigan

Troedyrhiw Holiday Cottages are situated in south west Wales approximately 5 miles north of Cardigan. The cottages are part of a 13 acre smallholding nestling in a picturesque wooded valley of the Nant Arberth.

Self-catering with 5 units, £495-£1995 pupw sleeps 2-8

Cyfie Farm

In or near Lake Vyrnwy

Minutes from fairytale Lake Vyrnwy, Cyfie Farm offers excellent five star self-catering accommodation in four luxury cottages and a modern shepherd's hut / lodge. With spectacular views overlooking the Vyrnwy Valley

Self-catering with 4 units, £400-£945 pupw sleeps 1-4

Bryncoch Holidays

In or near Llandrindod Wells

Bryncoch Holidays in Mid Wales is close to the Royal Welsh Showground and Elan Valley dams. Accommodation in 3 bedroom Bevan House self catering holiday home or 2 luxury lodges. All accommodation have individual hot tubs.

Self-catering with 3 units, £120-£200 pupn sleeps 1-7

Blue Grass Cottages

In or near Aberystwyth

Set in the heart of Cardigan Bay, Blue Grass Cottages are situated in the hamlet of Chancery just a short drive form Aberystwyth. Tranquil and relaxing surroundings where you can unwind and enjoy the countryside. Spectacular views.

Self-catering with 3 units, £66-£170 pupn sleeps 1-5

Gypsy Pod @ Woodlands Caravan Park

In or near Aberystwyth

The Woodlands is a well established, family run caravan park set amidst some of the most beautiful scenery Mid Wales has to offer. It is situated in Devils Bridge, a small village nestling at the top of the Rheidol Valley.

Glamping with 1 unit, £45-£60 pupn sleeps 1-3

Woodlands Caravan & Camping Park

In or near Aberystwyth

The Woodlands is a well established, family run caravan park set amidst some of the most beautiful scenery Mid Wales has to offer. It is situated in Devils Bridge, a small village nestling at the top of the Rheidol Valley.

Touring & Camping Park with 54 pitches, £12-£29 ptpn

Old Radnor Barn Bed & Breakfast

In or near Brecon

Family friendly Bed and breakfast accommodation with four bedrooms in a 16th century converted stone barn. A warm welsh welcome, with a quality service and excellent food.

Guest Accommodation with 4 rooms, £130-£190 prpn

Maes y Mor

In or near Aberystwyth

Maes y Mor hostel is situated 80 metres from Aberystwyth beach and 500 metres from the bus and train station and offers superior accommodation at budget prices. Launderette facilities. Lock up shed for bicycles. A warm Welsh welcome !

Hostel with 9 bedspaces, £60-£75 prpn

Aber Accommodation - Seafront Apartments

In or near Aberystwyth

Aber accommodation offer boutique self catered apartments located on the seafront of Aberystwyth in Wales. With a view of the ocean and less than 5 minutes walk to the Town centre and train station.

Self-catering with 5 units, £110-£290 pupn sleeps 2

Gogarth Hall Farm

In or near Aberdovey

Situated within Snowdonia National Park in a peaceful part of Mid Wales, Gogarth Hall Farm offers peace and tranquillity that is rich in wild life and a haven for rare birds.

Farmhouse with 2 rooms, £55 pppnb

Gogarth Hall Farm Holidays

In or near Aberdovey

4 Self-catering cottages on a working farm between Machynlleth & Aberdyfi. Gogarth Hall Farm and its tranquillity offers Barn Owls, Bats and Kites a safe haven, thus the farm has won the Countryside Caretakers Award for conservation.

Self-catering with 5 units, £150-£895 pupw sleeps 4-6

Gwerniago Campsite

In or near Machynlleth

Gwerniago campsite is located in the heartland of rural Wales,between Machynlleth and Aberdovey on a working farm,run by a Welsh speaking family.Campfires allowed,parking by tent.Ideal base for beaches,mountains, countryside & bird watching

Touring & Camping Park with 33 pitches, £20-£25 ptpn

Cynfal Farm Cottages

In or near Tywyn

Cynfal Farm in Southern Snowdonia is the perfect holiday location for couples or families seeking something rather special. Two 5 star luxury self catering holiday homes.

Self-catering with 2 units, £350-£800 pupw sleeps 2-6

Bryncarnedd Cottages

In or near Aberystwyth

Bryncarnedd Cottages are located 1 mile from Aberystwyth’s town centre. Nestled in the immediate countryside at the top of Aberystwyth, these cottages enjoy the closeness to the town as well as being just far enough out to enjoy the country

Self-catering with 20 units, £80-£120 pupn sleeps 2-4 , £500-£4000 pupw sleeps 1-18

Capel Cartref

In or near Ystradgynlais

Capel Cartref was formerly a chapel built in 1930. The lounge ceiling is vaulted, exposing the original beams of the chapel. Window sills, shutters, kitchen cornice etc have been hand-crafted by proprietor from the original pews.

Self-catering with 1 unit, £900-£1450 pupw sleeps 2-10

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