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Ivy's Way

Sleeps 2
2 dogs
1 bedroom
1 bathroom

A fantastic shepherds hut, set on the edge of and walking distance from the stunning Gilfach Nature Reserve with fabulous views across the valley. A beautifully styled getaway with panoramic views and cosy welcoming interior makes this ideal for couples to snuggle up on a romantic break away in the undulating hillside of Mid Wales, perfect as a base to explore the diverse local countryside whilst providing a secluded retreat to return back to. The open plan living area provides a cosy place to sit and enjoy a bite to eat with a well equipped kitchen and warming woodburner, perfect to snuggle up with of a cool evening. The shower room is compact and well-designed maximising. The double bed, offers fabulous countryside views through the patio doors across the raised decking adding to the feeling of seclusion and being surrounded by countryside. This delightful shepherd’s hut is on the edge of the owners farmland with a private enclosed garden, an ideal place to relax and watch the local wildlife and stargaze after the sun has gone done or perhaps relax in the warm waters of the hot tub. The local town of Rhayader, is less than two miles away, with a great selection of cafes, bars and restaurants and is a great stop over on the way to visit the Elan Valley with the magnificent Victorian Dams. Why not explore further into the Cambrian Mountains and watch the feeding of the Red Kites at Gigrin Farm in Rhayader, or visit Aberystwyth with its funicular and steam railways, Victorian promenade and pier. You are perfectly situated to visit Builth Wells, home of the Royal Welsh Show or head a little further north and enjoy the day visiting the imposing Powis Castle, with its Italianate gardens and stunning architecture.

Electric heating. Electric combi oven and 2 ring hob, small fridge with ice compartment, TV with Freeview. Starter pack for woodburner included. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car. Enclosed lawn and patio with hot tub. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 1.5 miles. Note: Four steps up to property. Note: Hot tub is cleaned on changeover and can take up to 12 hours to be back to optimal temperature. Note: There are 3 steps up to the property. Note: Check in is 4pm. Note:This property has a Good Housekeeping Bond of £250. No infants allowed

All ground floor. Open plan studio accommodation with one double bed, kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Woodburner.

Rhayader is the first town on the River Wye, with a selection of tea rooms, pubs, restaurants, and amenities with the added bonus of a leisure centre. The Elan Valley offers a variety of walks and cycle trails, as well as a visitor’s centre with café and children's play area. Visit Builth Wells, where the Spring Festival, Royal Welsh Agricultural Show and Winter Fair are all held annually. Alternatively, a scenic drive will take you to the Welsh coast 34 miles away.

Check-in: From 16:00pm
Check-out: Until 10:00am


Enclosed Garden
Tennis Court Access
Parking Available
Hot Tub Access
Garden / Patio
Countryside Views
Bird Watching Nearby
Hot Tub
Walking / Hiking Nearby
Private Parking
Fishing Nearby
Cycling Nearby


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Food and Drink
6.5 km
3.1 km
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3.2 km
89.1 km
Places to Visit
3.2 km
2.6 km
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6.2 km
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2.9 km
3.0 km


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