Our Top 20 Best Rural Welsh Getaways

For many people, Wales is the epitome of rural heaven.  

After all, this is a country that’s characterised by vast stretches of green, sheep-dotted fields, pretty chocolate-box cottages, winding country lanes, and red kites swooping through huge skies.

(We don’t know about you, but we’re ready to don our wellies and get stuck in!)

To give you a tempting taste of life in rural Wales, we’ve put together a list of some of our favourite fresh-air-filled getaways.

As they say in Welsh, “mwynhau!” (enjoy!)
For more wonderful Welsh getaways, visit our dedicated Wales destination page.
Author: Nina Jervis
Main image: Argoed Barns | Powys

Wild Meadow

Presteigne, Radnorshire
Welcome to Wild Meadow - a heavenly spot of orchards and meadows on the English-Welsh border, home to the eco-friendly Meadow Cottage and Shepherd's Hut.
Bedrooms: Varies
£60 / night

Living Room Treehouses

Machynlleth, Powys
Six intricately-crafted treehouses ideal for couples and families, beautifully secluded in an enchanting Welsh valley.
Bedrooms: 1 per treehouse
Sleeps: Up to 5 per treehouse
£126 / night

The Ceridwen Centre

Llandysul, Carmarthenshire
If you like the sound of unique accommodation on an eco-friendly, organic farm, plus the chance to try more activities than you can shake a stick at, you'll love the Ceridwen Centre!
Bedrooms: varies
Sleeps: 2-56
£48 / night (Farmhouse Rooms)

St Curig's Church

Capel Curig, County Conwy
Experience heaven on Earth in this charmingly converted 19th century church, with sociable village life and a backdrop of the breathtaking Snowdonia mountains built in.
Bedrooms: 6
Sleeps: Up to 16
£750 / night

The Sleepout at Sunny Lea

Meifod, Powys
A lovingly hand-crafted wooden cabin offering an invigorating blend of relaxation and adventure in the heart of the Welsh countryside.
Bedrooms: 1
Sleeps: 2
£125 / night

One Cat Farm

Ciliau Aeron, Ceredigion
One Cat Farm is simple rural luxury in a delightfully secluded Welsh valley...the Great Outdoors at its absolute greatest.
Bedrooms: 4 cabins
Sleeps: 4/5 per cabin (total 16/20)
£170 (2 nights low season)

Wy Y Ddraig Tree Tent

Builth Wells, Powys
Wy Y Ddraig Tree Tent is an off-grid Amazing Space complete with open-air living platforms, surrounded by the rural beauty of Wales.
Bedrooms: 1
Sleeps: 2
£589 (one week)


Builth Wells, Powys
A gorgeously secluded Welsh shepherd's hut, packed with cosy comforts and showcasing endless views of rolling hills.
Bedrooms: Open plan
Sleeps: 2 (+2)
£95 / night

Gilestone Glamping

Brecon, Powys
If you're in need of a break from your hectic daily life, escape to Gilestone Farm,
Bedrooms: 3 per lodge
Sleeps: Up to 6 per lodge
£400 (3 nights)

Melin Mabes

Templeton, Pembrokeshire
A Pembrokeshire Amazing Space that combines timeless home comfort with interstellar accommodation that's out of this world!
Bedrooms: Open plan
Sleeps: 2 (Mabel) 4 (Spodnic)
£100 / night (Mabel)

Cabin on the Lake

Machynlleth, Powys
An idyllic off-grid haven on a secluded farm in the Welsh hills, where nature, comfort, and a wood-fired hot tub await!
Bedrooms: 1
Sleeps: 2
£98 / night

Cadwollen's Treehouse

Llandrindod Wells, Powys
A private, hand-crafted Welsh hideaway, packed with luxuries and remotely secluded on a farm.
Bedrooms: 1
Sleeps: 2
£234 / night

Life House

Llanbister, Radnorshire
Contemplate the simple wonder of existence, in a serene architect-designed retreat set amongst the rolling mid-Welsh hills.
Bedrooms: 3
Sleeps: 6
£1050 (4 nights)

Dragon's Eye

Aberaeron, Ceredigion
A wonderfully creative, TV-featured glamping pod with glass panels and a rotating bed to showcase the lush Welsh landscape.
Bedrooms: 1
Sleeps: 2
£395 (7 nights)

Top of the Woods

Boncath, Pembrokeshire
Warmth, wildlife and a friendly sense of community await, at an eco award-winning Pembrokeshire camp-and-glamp site.
Bedrooms: Varies
£70 / night

Argoed Barns

Talachddu, Powys
Luxurious and eclectic accommodation for couples, families and friends, rich in detail and beautifully nestled in the Brecon Beacons.
Bedrooms: Varies
Sleeps: 2 (Dome/Hut) 5 (Byre)
£435 (4 nights, Dome)

Penlan Lodges

Llandrindod Wells, Powys
Two luxurious, hot tub-equipped rural cabins, nestled high in the green Welsh hills on a friendly sheep-dotted organic farm.
Bedrooms: 1 or 2 per lodge
£145 / night


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