The Trewythen

“In central Powys by the River Severn in a beautiful part of Wales.” - AA Inspector

LOCATION

LLANIDLOES, POWYS

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Our Inspector's view

The Trewythen is located in the middle of this small Welsh town, and has benefited from recent refurbishment. Excellent dining is offered in The Chartists 1770 Restaurant and there's a good selection of beers and wines including some local offerings. A small car park is available to the rear of the property.

Awards, accolades & Welcome Schemes

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4 Gold Star Award: Premier Collection
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2-Rosette restaurant
The Trewythen
Greek Oak Street, LLANIDLOES, POWYS, SY18 6BW

Features

About the area

Discover Powys

The largest unitary authority in Wales, Powys covers an area of approximately 2,000 square miles. Much of that is mountainous because it actually has the lowest population density of all the Welsh counties.

This much wild, empty space is perhaps best typified by the International Dark Sky Reserve in the Brecon Beacons National Park, one of only eleven in the world. The absence of light pollution creates an exceptional spot for star gazing. You won’t find any cities in Powys, just villages and smaller-sized towns, but that’s the way its inhabitants like it. 

Newtown, the largest settlement, is perhaps most famous for being the birthplace of Robert Owen, the founder of the Co-operative movement. Brecon is a market town set on the edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park, while the pretty Victorian spa town of Llandrindod Wells boasts the National Cycle Collection. Elsewhere, Hay-on-Wye hosts a major literary festival every year.

Powys is liberally scattered with castles, burial mounds, hill forts, and other historic markers; Powis Castle, near Welshpool is probably one of the most impressive. And for walking enthusiasts, it’s not just the Brecon Beacons on offer – the Elan Valley describes itself as the ‘Welsh Lake District’.

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