Mid Wales Bunkhouse, Woodhouse Farm, St Harmon, Rhayader, LD6 5LY

Call Norma Leadbetter on 07926 781394 or 07585 998499

Self catering bunkhouse between Rhayader and Llanidloes

Mid Wales Bunkhouse is affordable, warm and comfortable, accommodating individuals or groups in outstanding rural surroundings close to the Elan Valley, Wye Valley, Trans Cambrian Trail, Glyndwrs Way and Cycle Routes 8 and 81. There are circular walks and rides from the door and the Cambrian mountains to the west make the location ideal for walkers, mountain bikers, cyclists, riders, bird watchers, fishermen, trekkers and more.

The bunkhouse is fully equipped for self-catering or meals are usually available if arranged in advance. Outside there's a covered veranda and a secluded garden with a barbecue and pizza oven, making it ideal for family get-togethers. You will have access to River Marteg where otters and many bird species have been spotted. There's a covered cycle storage. B&B for horses is possible by arrangement. Camping and a bell tent is available with special rates for combined bookings.

Mid Wales Bunkhouse makes an ideal base for DofE, scout groups, walking/cycling clubs etc.

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  • Beds & Rooms:

    25: Bunkhouse 19, plus bell tent & camping
  • Open:

    All year. 24 hours. Arrive after 4pm (advise if after 7pm), leave by 11am.
  • Price per night:

    £25pp, 6-bed room £125. 14-bed room £260. Sole use of bunkhouse (19 people) £310.
  • Booking:

    Book online, email or phone with deposit. At short notice please phone, otherwise we may not have received your reservation before you arrive.
  • Directions:

    From Rhayader take A44/A470 towards Llangurig then B4518 towards St Harmon. At the Mid Wales Inn turn right, After a mile turn right, Bunkhouse on right in half a mile. SatNav use is not advised. GR SN998750.
  • Public Transport :

    Trains at Llandrindod Wells/Newtown. NE coach to Llanidloes. Buses from Llandrindod to Rhayader.
  • Walks :

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks Lon Las Cymru Glyndwr's Way Wye Valley Walk
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This accommodation is available at the following peak times

Available for Christmas 2023 Available February Half Term 2024 Available Easter 2024 Available May Day Bank Holiday 2024 Available Spring Bank Holiday or Half Term 2024 Available August Bank Holiday 2023 Available October Half Term 2024


aMixed dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
mMeals available (with notice)
nBreakfast available (with notice)
kSelf catering facilities
!Bike/equipment store (unlocked)
iDrying room
pClothes washing facilities
uWithin 3 miles of NCN
9Best Price Guarantee


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Mid Wales Bunkhouse set in the Wilds of the Welsh hills

March 25th 2022

Located in a beautiful, peaceful area of central Wales this cozy bunkhouse is ideal for groups looking to spend some time in an idyllic spot. With the Cambrian mountains to the west it makes for perfect walking or cycling and with many trails such as the Trans Cambrian Trail and Glyndwrs Way passing nearby its a perfect spot to spend a night or use a base for your welsh adventure.

The self catering bunkhouse, meals can be arranged in advance, is warm and welcoming to all with all the facilities you need  to have a great night and feel refreshed and ready for the next day.

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Accommodation near the Wye Valley Walk

September 7th 2020

Just 5km from the route is Mid Wales Bunkhouse. Breakfast and meals are available with notice. Please bring your own sleeping bags.

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An equine adventure at Mid Wales Bunkhouse

January 4th 2022

Hetty, Ken and their horses Liffey and Tolka travelled from Derbyshire to spend a fantastic 5 days exploring the wonderful riding around Mid Wales Bunkhouse. Here’s what they got up to.

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