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

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

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-£150 pupn sleeps 1-5

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, £65-£120 prpnb

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

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-£165 pupn sleeps 2

Bryncarnedd Cottages

In or near Aberystwyth

Bryncarnedd Cottages are located 1 mile from Aberystwyth’s town center. 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, £95-£550 pppn sleeps 1-2 , £65-£150 pupn sleeps 1-6 , £500-£4000 pupw sleeps 2-18

Old Mill

In or near Brecon

A 16th century converted corn mill, peacefully situated, en-suite rooms, residents lounge. Ideal for walking and touring the Brecon Beacons, Black Mountains and Hay-on-Wye. Single Occupancy £50.00 per night

Farmhouse with 3 rooms, £75 prpnb

Croft Farm & Celtic Cottages

In or near Cardigan

Award winning family friendly cottages with luxury onsite indoor heated pool, sauna & gym. Enjoy private hot tubs and log burners. Situated in unspoilt countryside close to Cardigan Bay & Pembrokeshire National Park. Dog friendly.

Self-catering with 10 units, £500-£6771 pupw sleeps 1-12

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-£27 ptpn

Bythynnod Pengwernydd Cottages

In or near Aberystwyth

Experience a warm Welsh welcome at Pengwernydd, a traditional family farm in the beautiful, tranquil uplands of north Ceredigion on the edge of the Cambrian Mountains of Mid Wales. Four stone cottages providing high quality & comfort.

Self-catering with 4 units, £325-£695 pupw sleeps 1-6

Ty Derw

In or near Dinas-Mawddwy

Ty Derw is a charming Victorian stone built house in a picturesque setting in the Dovey Valley about 12 miles from Machynlleth and Dolgellau. The four guest rooms have been refurbished to a very high standard. Ample parking.

Guest Accommodation with 4 rooms, £50 pppnb

Pen-Y-Bont Hotel

In or near Tywyn

A 16th Century Coaching Inn with spectacular views across Talyllyn Lake, near Cader Idris in the heart of southern Snowdonia. Enjoy the Lakeside Beer Garden and Log fires in the Bar and Restaurant - our little piece of Heaven on Earth!

Inn with 5 rooms, £96-£177 prpnb

Rhoslwyn

In or near Lampeter

Rhoslwyn is a charming detached stone Welsh cottage with garden set in rural surroundings 10 miles from Lampeter. Rhoslwyn sleeps 3 in two bedrooms, dogs welcome. Home cinema. Superfast Fibre WiFi

Self-catering with 1 unit, £442-£564 pupw sleeps 1-3

Murmur Aeron

In or near Tregaron

A relaxing and spacious holiday home in the heart of the Aeron Valley, with scenic views from all the rooms. Located between the Cambrian Mountains and Cardigan Bay. Ideal holiday location for families, walkers, cyclists and nature lovers.

Self-catering with 1 unit, £531-£753 pupw sleeps 1-6

Cwm Irfon Lodge Holiday Cottages

In or near Llanwrtyd Wells

Cwm Irfon near Llanwrtyd Wells offer 4 individual cottages set in 3 acres of gardens and woodlands of a Victorian Hunting Lodge. Light & airy with glorious views and direct access to network of walking, riding and mountain biking trails

Self-catering with 4 units, £400-£600 pupw sleeps 1-5

Torrent Walk Campsite and Bunkhouse

In or near Dolgellau

Torrent Walk Campsite sits on the outskirts of Dolgellau, Snowdonia and enjoys views of Cadair Idris.

Touring & Camping Park with 106 pitches, £20-£120 ptpn

Llanoddian Isaf Holiday Cottages

In or near Welshpool

Close to the Snowdonia National Park, these two spacious, attractive comfortable properties boast stunning views over the countryside.

Self-catering with 2 units, £895-£950 pupw sleeps 2-6

Over the Rainbow Vegetarian Retreat

In or near Cardigan

Over the Rainbow - relaxed, informal eco-friendly vegetarian/vegan country retreat, with quality b&b accommodation in a restored Georgian mansion, totally off the beaten track secluded in acres of woodland/gardens. Green Tourism Gold award.

Guest House with 5 rooms, £52-£175 prpnb

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

Yr Hen Stablau

In or near Devil's Bridge

Four charming stable conversions for couples in Devil's Bridge with stunning Cambrian mountain views. Dog friendly cottages in the perfect spot to explore the beauty of Ceredigion in the heart of West Wales with lovely Cardigan Bay nearby.

Self-catering with 4 units, £54-£68 pupn sleeps 2-3

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