Destination guide

Travel to rustic Rhayader

The area's jazz and opera are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Rhayader. Well known for its bars, golfing and cycling, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Rhayader

Are you looking for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Rhayader a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gigrin Farm Red Kite Feeding Centre (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Silver Mountain Experience (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Cilgwyn Golf Club (22.4 mi / 36.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rhayader

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rhayader is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Elan Valley (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Elan Valley Reservoirs (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Bron-Yr-Efail Wood (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Devil's Bridge Falls (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Bwlch Nant yr Arian Forest Visitor Centre (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)

How many holiday rentals are available around Rhayader?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 279 holiday lettings around Rhayader. From 71 houses to 171 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Rhayader? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Rhayader. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Rhayader Museum and Gallery: 497 holiday lettings
  • Elan Valley: 504 holiday lettings
  • Gilfach Nature Reserve: 502 holiday lettings
  • Devil's Bridge: 732 holiday lettings
  • Gigrin Farm Red Kite Feeding Centre: 499 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rhayader listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Rhayader?

Yes, of course. offers 71 Houses in Rhayader. Our other popular types of Rhayader holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 171 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 171 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 171 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Flats and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rhayader?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 13 holiday homes with pool available in Rhayader. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.