Newbridge on Wye
Llandrindod Wells, Powys
The Orchard House is set on the edge of the village of Newbridge on Wye in the glorious countryside of the upper Wye valley. The Wye river runs close to property, and walkers can join the well-known footpath of the Wye valley walk from the doorstep. The market towns of Llandrindod Wells and Builth Wells are within easy reach, as are the smaller towns of Rhayader and Llanwrtyd Wells. Llanwrtyd is famous for it's unusual yearly events, bog snorkelling and the man versus horse race. The beautiful Elan Valley and reservoirs is also near by where you can visit the kite feeding centre at Gigrin Farm. A little further afield, you can also visit the medieval English border towns of Hereford and Leominster.
Ideally placed for walking, mountain biking, fishing, birdwatching and enjoying rural life, Orchard House is a cosy and delightful place to relax.
- Bedrooms: 2 (1 double, 1 kingsize or 2 twins can be made up as requested)
- Sleeps: 4
- 2 Comfortable living rooms with log burning stove and flatscreen TV
- Utility room with washing machine
- Full central heating throughout
- Off-road parking
- Enclosed private patio and garden
- Free WIFI available
- Pets welcome by prior arrangement
- Llandrindod Wells, 5 miles; Builth Wells. 5 miles
- Nearest railway station; Llandrindod Wells
- Nearest airport; Cardiff
- 2 village pubs, one serving food.
- 2 golf course nearby
- Barbecue, garden chairs, table and umbrella, garden swing
- Cinema, theatre, swimming pools and leisure centres in the local area
- Horse riding, bird watching, fishing,mountain biking
Orchard House is a thoughtfully refurbished to provide you with a cosy home from home. The property is entered via a small porch with double doors which open onto the garden. The kitchen is bright, and well-equipped with everything you would hope for to make self-catering easy. With an electric cooker, microwave, fridge-freezer, portable TV. auto washer, dishwasher, iron & ironing board, good quality crockery, glasses & kitchenware. The owners also provide a starter pack which includes tea, coffee, sugar, milk and condiments, bread & butter, etc. There is a dining table and four chairs. In addition, there is a separate utility room with washing machine.
From the kitchen, you enter a small hallway with under-stairs storage and a door into a spacious sitting room which has two comfortable sofas and a log burner to create a warm and relaxing place to sit and discuss your day. There is a flat screen tv, with free view Sky Box, DVD & Video player, Hi-Fi with C.D. player. Films, books & games. Walking books, maps & tourist information as also available for use during your stay.
From the hallway is the staircase which has two landings and a handrailup to the two beautifully decorated bedrooms. The larger room is a double with ample storage and ensuite bathroom with bath and shower. The second bedroom can be either a twin or large double and has an adjoining shower room with an eight jet shower cubicle.
Outside there is a fully enclosed terrace and garden, with garden furniture. There is off road parking for 2 cars.
Newbridge on Wye is situated on the A470, 5 miles north of Builth Wells. When you get to Newbridge head north towards Rhayader and just as you are leaving the village you will see a turning signposted Beaulah, B4358. Turn here and head down the hill and you will see a no entry road on the left, turn right opposite this into a lane marked as a footpath with some small cottages on your right. Orchard House driveway is immediately on your left.
All heating and electricity costs are included in the rental price, as is a a basket logs for the open fire. Bed linen and towels are provided and beds are made up ready for guests to arrive.
Change over day is usually Saturday but there is flexibility. On change over day, arrival is after 4pm and departure before 10am unless unoccupied.
There is a small charge for pets (please enquire) but no limit to the number of dogs accepted. Orchard House is set in private gardens which are secure for your dog and on a footpath for easy walks.
Orchard House is Welsh Tourist board 5 star property inspected annually. All basics and condiments are included in the price and Orchard House is equipped to a high standard.
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Orchard House, Newbridge on Wye, Llandrindod Wells, Powys. LD1 6LY