Located in n ELAN VALLEY (Near Rhayader), Penbont House offers accommodation with a patio or a terrace, free WiFi and flat-screen TV, as well as a bar and a garden.

There is a private bathroom with shower and a hairdryer in each unit, along with free toiletries.

A à la carte breakfast is available daily at the bed and breakfast.

If you would like to discover the area, hiking and cycling are possible in the surroundings.

PEnbont House is NOT located in Rhayader, It is located in the ELAN VALLEY. Rhayader is 8 miles eaway and there is no public transport

ELAN Valley is 0 miles from Penbont House

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Penbont House has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 3 Jan 2020.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)

Breakfast info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free

Free private parking available on-site


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Room type
1 single bed
1 extra-large double bed
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Property questions and answers
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  • What time is check in?
    Check in is 3pm until 7pm, if you are arriving later than 7pm please let us know in advance as we will need to arrange for a member of staff to greet ..
    Answered on 14 June 2021
  • What is the latest you can get a meal here in April
    The kitchen is open until 230 and then cakes are served all afternoon
    Answered on 7 June 2022
  • Do you offer secure motorcycle parking, we'll be travelling by road bike?
    no we don't sorry
    Answered on 24 August 2020
  • Do you do evening meals?
    Hello, no sorry no evening meals, but we offer a ploughmans style platter than can be ordered by 4pm on the day
    Answered on 7 June 2022
  • Hi, do you rent out bikes or is there anywhere to rent from nearby? Thank you.
    Hello, you can rent bikes from the Elan Valley Visitor Centre, or from Clive Powells in Rhayader
    Answered on 26 July 2021
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Host Information

Host review score

PLEASE NOTE THE PROPERTY IS IN THE MIDDLE OF THE ELAN VALLEY AND 7.5 MILES FROM RHAYADER WHERE THE NEAREST SHOPS & PLACES TO EAT AND DRINK ARE LOCATED We are a B&B and tearooms nestled in the heart of the beautiful Elan Valley, right next to Pen Y Garreg Dam our five rooms are as follows: Garreg Ddu: pet friendly, easy access with full wet room, suitable for wheelchairs, king and single, ground floor, kettle Claerwen: no pets, shower room, large king, first floor Caban Coch: no pets, shower room, small king, 1st floor Pen y Garreg: no pets, shower room, single, 1st floor Craig Goch: no pets, bathroom, large king, 1st floor Penbont House is off grid and generator powered-as a result there is a shared kettle on the landing on the first floor Please note our tearooms are closed in the evenings, we are able to offer an evening platter-this needs to be preordered by 4pm on the day or you're welcome to bring a takeaway at night, drinks need to be ordered before bar closes at 6pm. The Elan Valley is an International Dark Sky Park (Silver Tier). In 2015, the Elan Valley Estate achieved International Dark Sky Park status and became the first privately owned but publicly accessible park
Fantastic, landscape, beautiful views, peace and quite. We are a rural setting, perfect location for walking and cycling and exploring the Elan Valley. you will need transport to reach us. The Elan Valley; The dams, reservoirs and 73 mile aqueduct of the Elan Valley were built a hundred years ago to supply clean water to Birmingham. It was an epic feat of civil engineering set within an area of outstanding scenic beauty. Today, the dams and reservoirs provide a lasting history and outstanding scenery for all our visitors. This is the perfect base to explore Rhayader and the Elan Valley. The rolling Cambrian Mountains are on the doorstep. The market town of Rhayader is 8 miles away, with independent shops, leisure centre, museum, 3 playparks and a variety of pubs. The Elan Valley Trail, a flat, level route which is wheelchair accessible is only 300 meters from Penbont. Pump Track Wales is a new bike track in Rhayader, free to access Walking, cycling, mountain biking, pony trekking, astronomy, bird watching, fishing are all on our doorstep
Language spoken: English
Property surroundings *
Quality rating
Booking.com rated the quality of this property as 3 out of 5 based on factors such as facilities, size, location and services provided.
Facilities of Penbont House
Great facilities! Review score, 9.1
Most popular facilities
Free parking
Facilities for disabled guests
Non-smoking rooms
Free WiFi
Family rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Mountain view
  • Garden view
  • View
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Horse riding
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruits
    Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
  • Pet bowls
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Packed lunches
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Emergency cord in bathroom
  • Lower bathroom sink
  • Higher level toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages spoken
  • English
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Penbont House takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:00 to 19:00


From 07:30 to 10:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Extra bed upon request
£35 per child, per night
Cot upon request
£10 per child, per night
3+ years
Extra bed upon request
£35 per person, per night

Prices for cots and extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Maestro Mastercard Visa Cash Penbont House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests must be quiet between 23:00 and 07:00.


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.

The fine print

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries, during dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Please inform Penbont House in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

Payment before arrival via bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.

FAQs about Penbont House

  • The prices at Penbont House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Room options at Penbont House include:

    • Double
    • Single

  • Penbont House offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Fishing
    • Horse riding
    • Temporary art galleries

  • Penbont House is 3.1 miles from the centre of Rhayader.

  • Check-in at Penbont House is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • Guests staying at Penbont House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free
    • À la carte