Barn View Cottages


As there are so many things to do and places to visit in the surrounding area, we thought we'd provide a few links for you just to prove it!

Leaping Stiles
Download walking maps here for walks in mid-Wales.

Llanidloes - a town at the heart of Wales
General information about the idyllic town of Llanidloes, just three miles from the cottages.

Gigrin Farm - the Red Kite Feeding Station
To see Red Kites close up, and an exhibition of wildlife-friendly farming, Gigrin Farm is well worth a visit. Badger watching also availeble.

The Animalarium at Borth, a collection of unusual and interesting animals, plus domestic and farm animals which you can pet and feed in the petting barn.

General information about the popular coastal town of Aberystwyth, within easy driving distance of the cottages.

Hafren Forest
Information from the Forestry Commission about this popular walking destination and area of outstanding natural beauty.

Powis Castle
The Castles of Wales page with information about Powis Castle.

Mountain Biking Wales
General information of interest to mountain biking enthusiasts about where to ride your bike in Wales.

A useful independent rider-run mountain biking site.

Coed Trallwm
Lots of information about the Coed Trallwm Mountain Bike Centre.

Fairbourne Railway
Fairbourne steam railway official site and timetable.

Beiciau MADIAN Quads
Beiciau MADIAN Quads Ltd is based at Ty Mawr just outside Machynlleth on the
mountain road to Llanidloes right in the heart of undiscovered Mid Wales.

Border Quad Trekking
Quadtrekking and Commando Paintball in Shropshire.

Pumlumon - Five Peaks
Enjoy many activities in this breathtaking and peaceful landscape, as well as heritage sites to visit and welcoming places to eat out.

Montgomeryshire Wildlife Trust
The leading voluntary organisation promoting wildlife conservation in Montgomeryshire, with a mission to rebuild biodiversity and engage people with their environment by being an active and influential wildlife champion.

Yamaha Offroad Experience

An ideal introduction to off road motorcycling - as well as being a great day out for more competent dirt riders. Only 1.5 miles from the cottages!

Penarth Vineyard

A Welsh vineyard situated on a unique riverside location. Visitors are welcome, with guided tours available throughout the summer.

Glyndwr's Way (National Trail)

Information about Glynd?r's Way, the 135 mile long distance walk which can be enjoyed as a continuous journey or over a series of weekend or day trips.

Holiday Cottages Direct

The Mill Pony Trekking Centre

Scenic rides over Moorland by Lakes on Reliable Ponies. Children and Nervous Riders Welcome.

Clywedog Sailing Club

Clywedog Sailing Club at Lllyn Clywedog, in some of the most tranquil and peaceful scenery in mid Wales.

Sweet Lamb

A motorsport test facility for rallying, 4x4, Enduro and Autotest with 20 Miles of Smooth Gravel and tarmac testing.

Clywedog trout fishing, Llanidloes

Clywedog reservoir has over 615 acres of outstanding scenery for some of the best tout fishing in the country. A must for every trout fisherman.