Welsh Hostels and Bunkhouses: Eco cabin and camp site in the Welsh Marches


River Cabin, Erwood, Builth Wells, Powys, LD2 3TQ

River Cabin, a traditional stone building with eco credentials, is set in an old cider orchard overlooking the mill stream. It sleeps up to 4 in a cosy bunkroom with bunk beds & a double futon.

There is a kitchen/lounge area, sunny dining porch, patio & private garden with picnic table, fire pit and BBQ. The price includes heating, hot water, showers, WiFi & use of bike store. From Easter – October a small camp-site is operated alongside the cabin.

Located on Wye Valley Walk & National Cycle Route 8 – fantastic exploration base for walkers, cyclists and anyone wishing to relax and explore this beautiful part of Mid Wales. Canoeing, pony trekking and riding, gliding, bike hire, rope and climbing centre all available locally.

This accommodation is featured on our map of South Wales and Pembrokeshire and here is its own website.
River Cabin | Welsh Hostels and Bunkhouses: Eco cabin and camp site in the Welsh Marches


or call Alistair / Nicky Legge on
01982 560312 Mob: 07720 717124

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Rooms & Beds:

4: 1 x 4 plus camping


All year, 24 hour access.

Price per night:

From £25 pp.


River Cabin (sleeps 4) – minimum booking 2 people for 2 nights.

Ask for:

Alistair / Nicky Legge


GR SO 112 414. Set back from the A470 Brecon to Builth Wells road between the villages of Llyswen and Erwood.

Public Transport:

Trains: Builth (10 miles), Hereford (30 miles), Merthyr (30 miles). Daily bus service, ask for Trericket Mill – cabin is through field gate across the brook from the mill. For info see http://www.traveline-cymru.info.

This accommodation allows dogs by arrangement, is available to individuals, is an 'Eco Hostel' and is on the Small Hostels Map and the Lon Las Cymru.

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Messing about on the river !

Messing about on the river !

Idyllic accommodation for couples and young families.

The River Cabin, in an old cider orchard,  is 4 bed bunkhouse with camping. Idyllic simple accommodation excellent for couples, walkers and young families.  Close to the Brecon Beacons and in a great location for canoeing on the River Wye. The cabin sleeps 2 people comfortably or up to 4 for families. It has one bedroom, a cosy kitchen/lounge, a sunny dining porch, and a shower/toilet.  Simply furnished with rustic, hand made furniture.  The kitchen is stocked with cutlery, crockery and basic cooking equipment.

On the Wye Valley Walk

On the Wye Valley Walk

The River Cabin provides ideal walkers accommodation.

The Wye Valley Walk cover 136 miles from  Chepstow Castle to the source of the Wye at Rhyd-y-benwch car park.  Following the River Wye through ravines,  gorges,  woodland, meadow  and remote rugged uplands.   The River Cabin at Erwood provides ideal accommodation for a second of third night stopover when walking from Chepstow.

Contact River Cabin:

01982 560312 Mob: 07720 717124 MessageView website