The Loft

Rhayader, Mid Wales & the Brecon Beacons

  • 4 Star
  • The large roof garden and velux windows with spectacular views, perfect for birdwatching, are two standout features of this lovely, cosy apartment on an organic hill farm superbly located for exploring the beautiful Wye and Elan Valleys. Also a relaxing private hot tub available on request.

You can book this property from:

  • £458 per week
  • £65 per night
  • 4 Star


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 1 sofa bed


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Cot
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

How far to ...?

  • Beach 36 miles
  • Pub 3.5 miles
  • Shop 3.5 miles

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Games room
  • Hot tub
  • Countryside views

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Fishing

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 5:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am
  • A "Dogstay Cabin" is available to book on site, but dogs are not allowed in the cottage. Visit Wales Welcome Walkers and Welcome Cyclists Awards.

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.


The Loft is an attractive farmhouse apartment near Rhayader, 3.5 miles north of the market town, superbly located on an organic working farm in the Wye Valley with an abundance of bird and wildlife nearby and its own private hot tub available at small extra charge. The apartment has beamed ceilings and other original features, complemented by some quality antique furniture.

Green energy is optimised with a Biomass boiler for central heating, solar panels for hot water and PV panels supplying the electricity. The owners are recipients of the Green Tourism Business Award 2013 – 2015.

Explore the 200 acre farm with direct walking access to high moorland and the Elan Valley, stroll in tranquil meadows and along the river. The owners have planted 10,000 trees in the last few years!

Many couples choose the Loft and the owners can make special extras available for a romantic holiday or honeymoon.

Entrance hall leading into

Living Room An open plan living space with large sofa (sofabed) and an armchair, TV, DVD player, WiFi; drop-leaf dining table and chairs; contemporary fitted kitchen area with electric oven and ceramic hob, microwave, fridge and slim dishwasher.  

Bedroom with antique brass double bed, wardrobe and washstand/dressing table.

Bathroom Contemporary suite with shower over the bath, WC, basin, extractor fan and illuminated mirror with shaver point.

Outside is a private roof garden with wonderful views, garden furniture and hot tub.

Shared Facilities include:

Laundry Room with washing machine, tumble dryer and large fridge freezer.

Games Room

Outdoor Activities – Fishing on a mile-long stretch of the River Wye, badger-watching from an oak treehouse located above their sett, excellent birdwatching opportunities; walk the farm, enjoying the ducks, geese, rare pigs, sheep and lambs (lambing in April and May).

The farm provides access to many local footpaths and bridleways and a Sustrans cycle path.

Although pets are not allowed in The Loft, a “Dogstay Cabin” is available by prior arrangement.

The Loft is one of a group of three cottages, which can be booked together to sleep up to 13 people. Please see Nannerth Fawr for full details.

Electricity and heating included

Hot Tub available @ £30 for a week

Bed linen and towels provided

Cot available; high chair available by arrangement.


Thanks so much for your hospitality! The Welsh cakes were a lovely touch and the loft was beautiful!

Hannah J,

We had a lovely time at the loft, it was exactly what we were after. The owners were very warm and friendly. Would definitely go back and will highly recommend it to friends.

Ryan G,