Woodlands Bunkhouse, Glasbury on Wye, Powys, HR3 5LP

Call Chris Pierce on 01497 847272


Woodlands Bunkhouse is a converted stable in the grounds of Woodlands Centre, a late Regency building, set in 10 acres of grounds. Overlooking the River Wye and with wonderful views of the Black Mountains.

Woodlands is within easy reach of the spectacular limestone area to the south. Nearby is the historic town of Hay on Wye, famous for its vast array of bookshops. With its modern facilities, the Bunkhouse provides comfortable accommodation for families and a variety of groups. With recent renovations increasing the capacity to 22, the ground floor has a well-equipped kitchen and dining room. There are 3 bedrooms on the ground floor, one with en suite facilities and six first floor bedrooms and shared bathroom facilities on both floors. Camping is also available in the grounds. The bunkhouse can arrange courses in outdoor activities which are individually designed to suit groups of all ages and abilities run by their fully qualified instructors.

This accommodation is featured on our map of South Wales and Pembrokeshire and here is its own website.


  • Beds & Rooms:

    22 in rooms of 1 to 6 plus camping in the grounds.
  • Open:

    All year. 24 hours.
  • Price per night:

    £16 pp + VAT. Reduction for children and large group bookings.
  • Booking:

    Booking essential. Phone or email.
  • Directions:

    On the B4350 just through the village of Glasbury accessed via the A438 Brecon road.
  • Public Transport:

    Trains to Hereford. A local bus then runs from Hereford to Glasbury on Wye, service 39.
  • Walks:

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks Wye Valley Walk Lon Las Cymru
This accommodation is featured on the following pages
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aMixed dormitories
bSingle sex dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
rDisabled Access
fSleeping bags required
gFully heated
mMeals available (with notice)
nBreakfast available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
iDrying room
pClothes washing facilities
sComputer with internet
tWithin 1 mile of NCN


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News & Offers from Woodlands Bunkhouse

Up for a challenge?

June 19th 2019

Lôn Las Cymru runs for over 250 miles down the whole length… and Woodlands Bunkhouse is the ideal stop over.

Up for a challenge?

Lôn Las Cymru runs for over 250 miles down the whole length of Wales from Holyhead to Chepstow or Cardiff. It can be broken down into shorter traffic free and challenging sections and is said to be on of the toughest long distance routes on the National Cycle Network. Find out more about this brilliant route here. If you’re interested in this route, we are the ideal stop over destination. We are set in 10 acres of grounds and are overlooking the stunning River Wye, just give us on a call on 01497 847272.

woodlands bunkhouse

Hay on Wye Festival 24th May – 3rd June 2018

April 12th 2018

Overlooking the River Wye and only 4 miles from Hay, Woodlands bunkhouse provides comfortable accommodation for couples, families and groups.

Sleeps up 22 with well-equipped kitchen and dining room and 9 bedrooms, one with en suite facilities. Find out more about the Hay on Wye festival  HERE.

Woodlands Bunkhouse - Hay Festival

Canoeing on the River Wye

June 25th 2017

Glasbury-on-Wye, home of Woodlands Bunkhouse, is the highest canoe hire point on the River Wye

Glasbury-on-Wye is a great place to start a canoeing holiday on the higher reaches of the River Wye.  From Glasbury-on-Wye you can take a half day paddle to Hay-on-Wye ( 5.5 miles) or a full day to the Boat Inn at Whitney-on-Wye ( 11 miles).  Or take a multi day trip to Preston on Wye, Hereford, Ross-on-Wye, Symonds Yat, Monmouth and ultimately Chepstow.

canoeing on the river Wye

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