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

Call Louise on 01654 700597 or 07779 278188

Simple self catering accommodation in Machynlleth

Toad Hall sits beside the River Dovey, close to Snowdonia National Park. It is near to the centre of the lively town of Machynlleth, which has an alternative feel and a popular annual comedy festival. NCN Cycle route 8 and Glyndwrs Way route pass through the town. Cader Idris mountain is 6 miles away. Toad Hall has a four bed-roomed self-contained accommodation unit above the owner's family home. There is a mixture of family, double, twin & single rooms and full bedding is supplied.

PLEASE NOTE: There are no bunks and no shared dormitories; individuals, couples and groups all get private rooms.

There is a small self-catering kitchen and a single shower room. There is a very large games room with seating around an open fire (occasionally lit) which is available for use until 9 at night. The accommodation has modern gas-fired central heating and double glazing. There is a small flat garden suitable for camping, and a small workshop for bike repair/storage. Under 18s and well-behaved dogs welcome by agreement. Please book in advance. If there is no answer on the landline please phone the mobile or send a text.

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  • Beds & Rooms:

    8: 1x triple, 1xdbl, 1xtwin,1x sgl
  • Open:

    Not always open, please phone to find out and always pre-book. Please vacate rooms between 12-1pm for cleaning. No arrivals after 11pm please.
  • Price per night:

    £26 pp. Reductions (e.g. for groups) negotiable
  • Booking:

    Advance booking necessary - phone on the day if necessary. Payment in advance possible. Mobile SMS, text message or email are 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 local 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 Wales Coast Path Lon Las Cymru Snowdonia way Glyndwr's Way Trans Euro Trail
This accommodation is featured on the following pages
Mountains Close to a Pub Dog Friendly Individuals welcome Camping Hostels with log burners and open fires Small Hostels IHUK Signage


cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
!Bike/equipment store (unlocked)
iDrying room
tWithin 1 mile of NCN
ZDogs by arrangement
5Very basic accommodation


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Simple self-catering accommodation in Machynlleth

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Toad Hall provides self-catering accommodation above the owner’s family home. There are 4 private bedrooms with fully made up beds. No bunks and no shared dormitories. The shared self-catering kitchen, large games room with seating around an open fire (occasionally lit), and workshop for bike repair/storage make this a welcome part of the Independent Hostels network.

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A perfect base mid way through your walk of Glyndwr’s Way

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Glyndwr’s Way passes through the centre of Machynlleth not far from the midpoint of the walk. Toad Hall, close to the train makes an ideal overnight stop. This budget accommodation has 3 private bedrooms, a bathroom and a self-catering kitchen, all situated above the owner’s family home. The small flat garden is ideal for camping and there’s a small workshop for bike repair/storage.

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