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Powys

Powys is a tranquil and peaceful county situated in Mid Wales. The county is mostly made up of smaller towns and villages and has plenty of rural space for the ultimate quiet getaway.

Though Powys is a quiet and relaxing place to spend a holiday, this doesn''t mean there is a lack of things to do while you''re there. It is the largest county in Wales, hosting plenty of attractions. For example, there are a number of cave systems located in Powys, including some of the most extensive in Wales. Various tours allow you to explore these caves for yourself and to see the unique and awe-inspiring beauty of these natural formations.

If you have an interest in history, you will have no trouble filling the time while holidaying in Powys. The area now covered by Powys includes five historic counties, giving it a varied past which today has given birth to plenty of heritage sites and other attractions. For instance, there are six castles within Powys''s borders. These range from Aberedw Castle, which lies in ruins, to Powis Castle, which still stands as a grand and imposing country manor. The county also has a number of museums, including Brecknock Museum, which hosts artefacts dating back as far as the Stone Age and occupies a Grade II listed building.

Nonetheless, the quiet rural beauty of Powys is one of the biggest draws, and this itself provides visitors with plenty to do. In most parts of the county the scenic walks are absolutely delightful. There are several wonderful set walks and trails in the county which provide excellent views of local scenery and of nature.

For those looking to take in the beauty of nature but wanting something more spectacular, the breathtaking lakes and waterfalls make for ideal sightseeing. A number of scenic lakes can be found in Powys. The amazing waterfalls, meanwhile, include the mighty Pistyll y Llyn, which is one of the highest in Wales.

If you would like to book a relaxing break in Wales, please take a look at our selection of holiday cottages in Powys today.
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147 cottages are available
  • Felindre, near Knighton
    Felindre, near Knighton×

    Alpine Cottage

    Felindre, near Knighton

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    Ref: OF2
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    - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pets go free - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Rural Location - Woodburning Stove


    Two 18th-century converted stone barns set in a private valley, 1200ft up in the Cambrian Mountains, and situated...

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  • Presteigne
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    The Lodge

    Presteigne

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    Ref: W43693
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pub within 1 mile - Pets go free - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Ground Floor Facilities - Rural Location


    This well-positioned holiday lodge, close to the owner’s home, is situated in a quiet area of Presteigne,...

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  • Machynlleth
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    Ty Hapus

    Machynlleth

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    Ref: 29505
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    - Wifi - Pub within 1 mile

    This well positioned, 18th century, terraced town house is set in a quiet area of the handsome, historic town...

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  • Howey, near Llandrindod Wells
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    Bryngwanoff Cottages - Dan y Deri

    Howey, near Llandrindod Wells

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    Ref: 30004
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    - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pub within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Rural Location

    Each property boasts countryside views
    An ideal family holiday base
    Located in the Elan...

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  • Glyngynwydd, near Llanidloes
    Glyngynwydd, near Llanidloes×

    Ty Canol Mawr

    Glyngynwydd, near Llanidloes

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    - Car parking on site - Garden / Patio - Rural Location - Woodburning Stove
    Nestling on the easterly slopes of an unspoilt valley, Ty Canol Mawr is set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty...
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  • Pen-y-bont, near Oswestry
    Pen-y-bont, near Oswestry×

    Penybont Cottage

    Pen-y-bont, near Oswestry

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    Ref: 27294
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    - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Ground Floor Facilities

    A superb holiday base in the quiet village of Pen-y-bont on the mid-Wales/Shropshire border. This lovely ground...

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  • Heyope, near Knighton
    Heyope, near Knighton×
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    Ref: 30203
    Key Features:
    - Hot Tub - Wifi - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pets go free - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Ground Floor Facilities - Rural Location - Woodburning Stove

    Occupying an enviable position in the village of Heyope and overlooking the rolling countryside, these pleasant...

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  • Old Hall, Llanidloes
    Old Hall, Llanidloes×

    Cedar Cottage

    Old Hall, Llanidloes

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    Ref: 27218
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    - Hot Tub - Wifi - Car parking on site - Garden / Patio - Rural Location


    Barn View Cottages are a group of three holiday cottages, tastefully converted from a stone and timber clad...

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  • Heyope, near Knighton
    Heyope, near Knighton×
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    Ref: 30202
    Key Features:
    - Hot Tub - Car parking on site - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pets go free - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Ground Floor Facilities - Rural Location - Woodburning Stove

    Occupying an enviable position in the village of Heyope and overlooking the rolling countryside, these pleasant...

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  • Dolfach, near Llanbrynmair
    Dolfach, near Llanbrynmair×

    Bronhaul

    Dolfach, near Llanbrynmair

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    Ref: W43143
    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pets go free - Garden / Patio

    A delightful, terraced holiday property in the small village of Dolfach just a 1.25 miles outside of Llanbrynmair....

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  • Llanwrtyd Wells
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    Kilsby Cottage

    Llanwrtyd Wells

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    Ref: 31238
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    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pets go free - Rural Location

    Kilsby Cottage is next to the owners country home and bed & breakfast, which was originally built as a school by the...

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  • Presteigne
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    Ref: W41354
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    - Wifi - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Pets go free - Baby and Toddler Friendly

    Craftsmans mews cottage in heart of Presteigne


    Situated in the centre of the small historic market town...

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