View of motorcyclists riding the mountain road to Machynlleth

Accommodation for motorcyclists in Wales

In the winter months we usually meet at Ponterwyd or Cross Foxes, near Dolgellau, in order to reduce road work. In summer, we usually ride from our house or from Machynlleth.

Summer accommodation list

Hafren Forest Bunkhouse, Staylittle, SY19 7DB, 07871 740514, meals available, rooms sleep up to 4 people, not a dormitory sharing with other people! mrsh66@btinternet.com

Cwmbiga Farm, Staylittle, SY19 7DB, 01686 430615, self catering cottages mail@cwmbiga.co.uk

Wigwam glamping pods, SY19 7BU, (10 mins walk), 07712 564869, niameddins@icloud.com

The Old School House, Pennant, Llanbrynmair, SY19 7BL, (3 miles), 01650 521486 info@theoldschoolhousewales.co.uk

If you would like something a bit different, hire a vintage caravan and have it taken to the site of your choice: Vintage Caravan Holidays, Staylittle, SY19 7BU, 01686 430960, 07913 652093, vintagecaravanholidays@gmail.com

Meeting Place Partners

These places to stay allow us to bring our van and meet you at their premises.

Their contact details are:

Maenllwyd B and B, Newtown Road, Machynlleth, SY20 8EY, 01654 702928

The White Lion Hotel, Heol Petrehedyn, Machynlleth, SY20 8DN, 01654 703455

Plas Dolguog Hotel, Penegoes, Machynlleth, SY20 8UJ, 01654 702244

Wynnstay Arms Hotel, Llanbrynmair, SY19 7AA, 01650 521431

Wynnstay House B and B, Llanbrynmair, SY19 7DJ, 01650 521201, 07710 298 688

Tynrhyd Retreat, Devils Bridge, SY23 4QX, 01970 607913; more information: groups of 12 guests can book a house Pumlumon, Cambrian and the Farm House or smaller groups can book en-suite rooms. Facilities include games room, hot tub and a large secure shed for motorcycle parking. Contact Lynne Rees direct for small groups for one or two nights, and mention you are with Trail Rides Wales for a 10% discount.

Hafod Hotel, Devils Bridge, SY23 4QY 01970 890232

George Borrow Hotel, Ponterwyd, SY23 3AD, 01970 890230

Llwygwern Farm Campsite and Self Catering Cottages, 01654 702492, llwyngwernfarm@talk21.com

Accommodation Lists to download (or scroll down for details)

List for Staylittle, Llanbrynmair and Llanidloes area

List for Machynlleth and Cemmaes Road area

List for Devils Bridge area

Other Areas of Wales

Here are a few other accommodation providers that I have been asked to provide links to:

Llanerchindda Farm near Llandovery. High quality guesthouse or self-catering accommodation, trail riding guide available, map room, power wash and drying room.

Hot Tub Hideaways, log cabin breaks all over the UK.

Holiday cottages in Wales. West Wales Holiday Cottages are the local specialist company offering a wide selection of coastal and country cottages.

Woodhouse Farm, St Harmon, Rhayader, 01597 870081, bunkhouse, tipi hire, camping or caravanning.

Coast and Country Holidays, Pembrokeshire, Wales. An excellent selection of over 250 welsh cottages in West Wales, Pembrokeshire, Ceredigion and Carmarthenshire providing a wide range of coast and country holiday self catering accommodation, in wonderful locations.

Motorbike friendly accommodation and Motorcycling Wales resource lists.

The Forest Country Guest House,; Kerry, Newtown, Powys, SY16 4DW. B and B and self catering, with secure parking.

Y Neuadd, Pentre Ty Gywn, Llandovery, Carmarthenshire, SA20 0RN, Tel and Fax 01550 721005. Garage parking for motorcycles.

Devils Bridge Area Accommodation List

Ffynnon Cadno, Ponterwyd, SY23 3AD, 01970 890224, fynnoncadno@btinternet.com

Rheidol House Cottages, Devils Bridge, SY23 4QY, 01970 890210, enquiries@rheidolhousecottages.co.uk

Cwmwythig Farmhouse, Capel Bangor, Aberystwyth, SY23 3LL, 01970 880640, mail@cwmwythigholidayswales.co.uk

Llanidloes and Llagurig Area Accommodation List

Dyffryn Glyn B and B, Llanidloes, SY18 6NE, (7 miles, more expensive), 01686 412129

Royal Head Hotel, Shortbridge Street, Llanidloes, SY18 6AD, 01686 412583

Lloyds Hotel, Cambrian Place, SY18 6BX, 01686 412284 (gourmet evening meal)

Red Kite Touring Park, Llanidloes, SY18 6NG, 01686 412122, adult only, expensive

Dol-Llys Campsite, Trefeglwys Road, Llanidloes, SY18 6JA, 01686 412694

The Clochfaen, Llangurig, SY18 6RP, 01786 440687, info@theclochfaen

Mrs Pope Glangwy Farm, Llangurig, SY18 6RS, 01686 440232, 07890 083630, camping and B and B

The Old Vicarage, Llangurig, SY18 6RZ, 01686 440280 info@theoldvicaragellangurig.co.uk

The Black Lion, Llangurig, SY18 6SG, 01686 440223 the.blacklion@btconnect.com

Bluebell Inn, Llangurig, SY18 6SG, 01686 440254

Plas Bwlch, Llangurig, SY18 6RT, 01686 440659

Machynlleth Area

Wynnstay Arms, Maengwyn St, Machynlleth, SY20 8AE, 01654 702941

Glyndwr Hotel, Machynlleth, 01654 703989

Pendre Guest House, Maengwyn Street, Machynlleth, 01654 702088

Llys Maldwyn B and B, Heol y Doll, Machynlleth, SY20 8BQ, 01654 703641

Gogarth Hall B and B and Self catering, Pennal, SY20 9LB, 01654 791235, brees2000@aol.com

Aberhiriaeth Cottage, Cemmaes, SY20 9AA 01650 511518

Gwalia Farm, Cemmaes, SY20 9PZ, 01650 531289

Brigands Inn, Mallwyd, SY20 9HJ, 01650 511999

Ty Derw Country House, Dinas Mawddwy, Machynlleth, SY20 9LR, 01650 531318

Bryncelyn Farm, Dinas Mawddwy, SY20 9JG, 01650 531289


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