Machynlleth, Mid Wales & the Brecon Beacons

  • 4 Star
  • Lovely Welsh holiday cottage for 6 set within its own grounds. Near Machynlleth, the ancient capital of Wales & surrounded by nature, walks, bike trails etc

You can book this property from:

  • £434 per week
  • £62 per night
  • 4 Star


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 2 double beds
  • 1 single bed


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided


  • Cot
  • Travel cot
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate


  • Barbecue
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

How far to ...?

  • Beach 16 miles
  • Pub 5 miles
  • Shop 5 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Sky TV

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Watersports
  • Golf


  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bath/shower room

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am


This charming Welsh holiday cottage is an 18th century former miner’s cottage set in its own grounds in beautiful Mid Wales countryside. Full of character, it includes original features such as oak beams and a lovely oak inglenook with a cosy open fire. 5 miles from Hendre holiday cottage Machynlleth – the ancient capital of Wales offers many small, unique shops, cafes, pubs and the old parliament house. Surrounded by nature, walks and bike trails, with watersports and beaches also within 20 minutes.

Ground Floor

This carefully renovated Welsh holiday cottage has a wealth of its original character retained. All the original oak beams are in place as well as the original bread oven in the inglenook with its open cosy fire. Family lounge with Sky TV, DVD and Video Player, Radio and CD Player.

The new all electric kitchen is well equipped with a cooker, ceramic hob, microwave, integrated dishwasher and fridge/freezer, as well as the usual range of cutlery and crockery.

Downstairs bathroom with shower over the bath and a washer/dryer in the utility.


There are 3 spacious bedrooms, one double, one single and another double, all tastefully furnished and with lovely Welsh blankets. There is also an upstairs cloakroom with w.c. and wash-hand basin.


Hendre holiday cottage Machynlleth is nestled in the hills and set in its own garden with amazing views over the surrounding farmland. A beautiful place to enjoy a really relaxing holiday with many walks starting from the front door.

Additional Information

  • All beds are made up with fresh linen ready for your arrival. Towels also provided.
  • Electricity and heating (storage heaters) included. Starter pile of logs provided for free. Additional logs can be purchased from the owner.
  • Wifi included.
  • Cot and high chair available on request. Please bring your own linen for the cot.
  • No pets or smoking.
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Welcome pack, tea towels, dishwasher tablets, washing up liquid and toilet rolls are also provided.
  • This Welsh holiday cottage Machynlleth also accepts short breaks at certain times during the year. Find more information under 'Prices'.


This Welsh holiday cottage is located 5 miles from the historic town of Machynlleth, Mid-Wales where there are many small, unique shops, cafes, pubs and supermarkets. Hendre offers a highly convenient location on the scenic 'Dylife' mountain road that connects Machynlleth to Llanidloes, another small and historic town in the heart of Mid Wales.

Hendre holiday cottage Machynlleth is part of an organic farm and is ideally situated to provide you with some amazing views over the Dyfi Valley countryside. You can enjoy a wealth of wildlife from the cottage, see the Red Kite soaring above, the birds nesting and take some lovely walks in all directions.

Near the golden sandy beaches of Aberdyfi, Ynys Las and Borth, the glorious mountains of Snowdonia as well as many local attractions such as the Centre for Alternative Technology, King Arthur's Labyrinth, historical castles and RSPB Nature Reserve at Ynys Las. There are a range of golf courses, walks and cycle paths including the world renowned mountain biking centre in Coed y Brenin near Dolgellau.


Glyndwr's Way is a long distance footpath in Mid Wales that was granted National Trail status in the year 2000. Maps and guides can be obtained at the Tourist Information Centre in Machynlleth. 5 miles.

Dyfi Valley Way follows the River Dyfi from the estuary in Aberdyfi to the source at the summit of Aran Fawddwy and back down along the south side of the river via Machynlleth and down to Borth. Maps and guides can be obtained at the Tourist Information Centre in Machynlleth. 5 miles.

The Mawddach Trail - Suitable for all ages – walkers, cyclists and wheelchair users. 22 miles

Cadair Idris (mountain) – 3 main routes starting from Minffordd (14 miles), Abergynolwyn (17 miles) and Dolgellau (22 miles).


Dyfi Mountain Biking – Bike hire available at The Holy Trail shop in Machynlleth. All routes start from Machynlleth. 5 miles

The Mawddach Trail – As above

Coed-y-Brenin Mountain Biking Centre – Suitable routes for all ages. 28 miles

Water sports

Clywedog Sailing Club - 6 mile lake, open to all types of non powered watercraft from canoes and sailboards to dinghies, cruisers and keelboats. 9 miles.

Watersports in Aberdyfi includes sailing, sail boarding, rowing, canoeing, fishing and boat trips. 16 miles


River Dyfi offers excellent fishing and is famous for its brown trout, salmon and sea trout. 5 miles


Machynlleth Golf Club – 9 hole golf course. 5 miles

Aberdyfi Golf Club - 18 hole golf course. 16 miles

Borth Golf Club – 18 hole golf course. 19 miles