Rheidol Visitor Centre and Cafe


Rheidol Hydro Power Station, Cwmrheidol, nr Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3NF

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Rheidol Power Station : Visitor Centre & Cafe


The Rheidol hydropower plant is the largest of its kind in England and Wales and the Visitor Centre and Cafe includes an interactive educational models for the younger generation who want to learn about renewable energy, local films and guided tours of the centre at set times.

The cafe offers a choice of light lunches, sandwiches and snacks.

Guide Prices

Pre-booked tours of Rheidol Hydro-Power station are available with prior notice.
Groups are received year round. For group bookings call +44 1970 880 667



  • Disabled toilets


  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site


  • Baby changing facilities
  • Pushchairs available


  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups


  • Free Parking

Site Features

  • Regional Tourist Board Member

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Turn off the A44 (Aberystwyth -Llangurig road) at Capel Bangor towards Cwm Rheidol. Follow the road 4 miles down the valley.
The nearest train station is at Aberystwyth, and public transport operates along the A44.

The signposted Rheidol Cycle Trail which begins in Aberystwyth, terminates at Cwm Rheidol.


The nearest railway station is Aberystwyth, which is 8 miles away.


  • 5 Food Standards Hygiene
5 Food Standards Hygiene


Image Credit:StatkraftRheidol Visitor Centre and Power Station, AberystwythEnjoy the free guided tours around the Power Station including the fish farm & visit our Visitors Centre with its interactive displays & cafeteria with disabled facilities.

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