Bwthyn y Biga

Llanidloes, Mid Wales and Brecon Beacons

  • 4 Star
  • Spacious timber cottage in a stunning, tranquil countryside setting. Wales’s two longest rivers start here & Clywedog Lake is only 1 mile away.

You can book this property from:

  • £545 per week
  • £78 per night
  • 4 Star


Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Watersports
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pony trekking/horse riding

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 2 double beds
  • 3 single beds


  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • 2 bathrooms
  • 2 WCs
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom


  • Travel cot
  • Highchair


  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking
  • Rural location


  • On one level, no stairs
  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Ground floor bath/shower room
  • Walk-in shower

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 16:00
  • Check out: 10:00


This welcoming timber cottage is set in tranquil countryside and is surrounded by the rolling hills of Mid Wales and Hafren Forest. With a network of scenic lanes and trails from the doorstep and also stables on site should guests wish to bring their horse, Bwthyn y Biga is one of two semi-detached cottages that provide the perfect setting to enjoy the beauty of Mid Wales. Wales’ two longest rivers start here, and Llyn Clywedog reservoir, renowned for its fishing and sailing, is only a mile away. From the market towns and beautiful beaches and a range of attractions, there is plenty to do and see within the stunning landscape of the Cambrian Mountains.

Ground Floor

Bwthyn y Biga is a spacious modern timber cottage which sleeps up to 7 guests. You are welcomed with a cosy, comfortable open plan living area as you walk in. There is also a porch, convenient for outdoor gear and boots.

The living area has warm underfloor heating, traditional wood burner and TV situated in front of two leather sofas, perfect for those snug nights in relaxing after a long day exploring the picturesque area. A large selection of DVDs and books also available for guests’ use.

The kitchen is located at the front of the property and is extremely well equipped with cooker, hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, washing machine, dishwasher, toaster and mixer/scales. There is an extensive range of utensils and cooking dishes so it most certainly feels like you are in a home from home.

Bwthyn y Biga looks out on to the patio, bird table (popular with robins, bluetits, goldfinches and the odd cheeky jay!) and the lawn opposite the cottages.


Double bedroom 1 - Double bed with a built in wardrobe with sufficient space for clothes and suitcases. Either side of the bed is a chest of drawers, a bedside lamp and a full length mirror. Through the window you can enjoy the sight of a little stream flowing past on its way to the lake.

Double bedroom 2 - Another double bed with a built in wardrobe. Either side of the bed is a chest of drawers, a bedside lamp and a full length mirror. It also enjoys the same view of the stream as bedroom 1.

Twin room with ensuite shower room - 2 single beds with a built in wardrobe, chest of drawers with a lamp and full length mirror. This bedroom also comprises an external door with ramped access making it an ideal room for people with mobility problems. En suite shower room has a toilet, shower and hand basin. Two toilet rolls, liquid soap, bath mat and hand towel are included.

Single bedroom - A single size bed with a built in wardrobe, chest of drawers, bedside lamp and full length mirror. The room has a lovely view of the hill behind the cottage.

Shower room has a toilet, shower and hand basin. Two toilet rolls, liquid soap, bath mat and hand towel are included.


Paved patio with shrub border, stone barbecue, with outside table and chairs overlooking the grassed area. The patio are is fully-fenced so it's safe for children and dogs. There is also a hammock for guests to use, and a large pond nearby with surrounding path.

Additional Information

  • Heating and electricity included
  • Logs also supplied for the wood burner
  • Bed linen, towels (one bath towel per person) and tea towels provided. 
  • Separate boiler room on site to dry wet clothing
  • Separate barn to store bikes
  • Cot and high chair provided on request. Please bring cot bedding with you.
  • Parking for up to 4 cars
  • Walkers, cyclists and horse riders very welcome
  • Wifi available
  • Please note that there is limited mobile phone signal at the cottage. There is a landline which you can call local numbers on and also receive calls.
  • Supermarket deliveries from Tesco and Asda available - please contact us for delivery instructions
  • The cottage received a Gold Award from the Green Tourism Business Scheme
  • Two pets welcome for an additional fee of £20 per pet - pets not allowed on furniture and beds
  • Stabling for 5 horses. An additional fee of £5 per horse / per night for overnight grazing


Not the cheapest of places to stay but certainly one of the best. Was very impressed when the owner, who had given birth that morning, actually came out to greet us personally. A lovely place to stay with extremely friendly, caring owners.

Michael from H,