Destination guide

The cosy city of Welshpool awaits you

The area's history and culture are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Welshpool. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its bars and restaurants. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Welshpool

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Welshpool a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Park Hall The Countryside Experience (19.2 mi / 30.9 km)
  • Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd (22.1 mi / 35.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Welshpool

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Welshpool. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Glansevern Hall Gardens (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Lake Vyrnwy (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd (22.1 mi / 35.6 km)
  • Cader Idris Mountain (24.8 mi / 40 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Welshpool

Fly into Liverpool (LPL-John Lennon), the closest airport, located 50.5 mi (81.3 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Welshpool Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Welshpool?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 283 holiday lettings around Welshpool. From 218 cabins to 218 cottages, 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.

Can I rent a rural property in Welshpool?

There's something special about a countryside retreat. If you're a city dweller longing for a slice of the rural life, we can help you find what you're looking for. HomeAway has 135 rural getaway properties in this destination. Want to try something else? See if any of our other properties steal your heart. Our options for this destination include:

  • 37 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 22 riverside holiday accommodation options.
  • 17 lakeside holiday accommodation options.

Can I stay in Welshpool in a large group?

The recipe for the perfect trip is chilling out with your favourite people in an exciting new place. If you're hitting the road with a large group, HomeAway has options for you. Why not take a peek at the 27 cottage holiday rentals featured here? They're the leading choice for big groups of visitors. Around this area, the rental properties that are suitable for large groups of guests include:

  • If yours is a party of 6, we have 45 holiday rentals suitable for that size. Book a night for as little as £95.
  • Need a holiday property for 8 people? We have 21 that will be perfect. Prices start from £129 per night.
  • Trying to find places for rent to suit 5 people? You'll be pleased to find out we have 18 that'll be ideal. You can bag one from just £68 a night.

So don't fear! When you travel with us you can bring your dad, your sister and all your pals to Welshpool.