Toad Hall, Toad Hall, Doll St, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 8BH

Call Will on 01654 700597 or 07866 362507 or text 07962 995168


Toad Hall is a small hostel beside the River Dovey, close to Snowdonia National Park. It is close to the centre of the lively town of Machynlleth, which has an alternative feel and an annual comedy festival. NCN Cycle route 8 and Glyndwrs Way route pass through Machynlleth. Cader Idris mountain is 6 miles away. Toad Hall Hostel has a three bed-roomed self contained accommodation unit above the family home. There is a mixture of family, double and twin rooms and full bedding is supplied for a small cost. The small self-catering kitchen has seating for 4 and there is a single shower room. There is a very large games room with seating around an open fire which is available until 9pm at night. The hostel accommodation has modern gas fired central heating and double glazing. There is a flat garden for camping or bike/canoe storage and a workshop for bike repairs. Under 18s and well behaved dogs welcome by agreement. Book in advance. If there is no answer on the landline please phone the mobile or send a text. This accommodation is featured on our map of Snowdonia and North Wales.


  • Rooms & Beds:

    9: 1x4(dbl+twin), 1x3(dbl+sgl), 1x2(twin)
  • Open:

    Not always open, please phone to find out and always pre-book. Please vacate rooms from 12 -3 pm for cleaning. No arrivals after 11pm.
  • Price per night:

    £16 pp + £2 per stay for bedding. Reductions for groups.
  • Booking:

    Advance booking necessary - phone on the day if necessary. Payment in advance. Mobile sms text message and or Email is a good way to book as the phone is not always manned.
  • Directions:

    Toad Hall is situated directly behind the car park of the Texaco petrol station. Texaco garage is on the main road in Machynlleth very close to the railway station.
  • Public Transport:

    200m to train station (services to the Midlands, North Wales and Aberystwyth). 100m to Lloyds coaches depot and local bus stop
  • Walks:

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks

This accommodation allows dogs by arrangement, is near mountains, is in a National Park, is available to individuals, is an 'Eco Hostel', has a pub within walking distance and is on the Hostels with Camping map and the Lon Las Cymru.


cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
nBreakfast available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
iDrying room
pClothes washing facilities
sComputer with internet
tWithin 1 mile of NCN
ZDogs by arrangement
5Very basic accommodation


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News & Offers from Toad Hall

El Sueno Existe festival : MEXICO and WOMEN OF LATIN AMERICA. 16th, 17th, 18th August 2019.

June 10th 2019

Latin American music, culture, politics & the spirit of Victor Jara in the beautiful welsh town of Machynlleth, home to Toad Hall hostel accommodation.

This festival is inspired by the life and music of Victor Jara. This visionary musician and theatre director was part of the New Song movement in Salvador Allende’s Chile.  Find out more about the festival here.

El Sueno Existe Festival near toad hall

Toad Hall.

September 19th 2018

Simple, self catering accommodation within one mile of the NCN.

Our facilities and amenities include WiFi, an internet computer available to use, clothes washing equipment and self catering equipment. We have a large range of rooms including mixed and same sex dorms, family rooms, and private rooms, and a drying room that all guests are welcome to use.

Let us know if you would like breakfast and we shall make it for you, and meals are available locally if you do not wish to self cater!

To aid you in your adventures we have a flat garden for camping or bike and canoe storage and a workshop for bike repairs. And we’d also love to welcome your furry canine friends along on your adventure too!

Toad Hall - self catering - dog friendly - hostel

King Arthur's Labyrinth

June 5th 2015

Stay at Toad Hall and visit King Arthur’s Labyrinth

Situated beneath the mountains of southern Snowdonia, King Arthur’s Labyrinth is a subterranean Dark Ages themed attraction fit for all ages. Visitors can join a hooded boatman for a boat ride through a waterfall before the mysterious figure provides a guided tour of the caverns and underground tunnels. Guests can learn about Celtic myths and stories of King Arthur’s battles as they make their way through the Labyrinth.  Theres a great deal on groupon at the moment.

Toad Hall Machynlleth
Toad Hall Machynlleth

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