In the heart of the village of Powys, The Penrhos Arms is a short drive from Machynlleth and offers views of the valley and the mountains and parking is free. The bedrooms, while modern, are decorated with antique furniture. They all have tea/coffee making facilities and one room features a four-poster bed. The Penrhos Arms serves modern, Welsh dishes, made using local ingredients. Meals are available every day, some at lunchtime and in the evening and a breakfast is served every morning. The beach is a 30-minute drive away from The Penrhos Arms hotel and there are many walking and cycling paths for guests to enjoy.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

FREE private parking!


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Room type
Number of guests
1 large double bed
2 single beds
1 single bed
1 double bed
1 double bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Cemmaes
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Dorian
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Great host and staff very helpful with a warm welcome
  • Henry
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Very welcoming Good breakfast and given a double room despite only booking a single
  • Tracey
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Lovely old pub in the middle of a village. Bedroom is so clean and tidy and accessible very comfortable. The landlord went out of his way to look after me, nothing was too much trouble. Very friendly. Stayed an extra two nights which says it all....

Property surroundings

1 restaurant on site

  • Restaurant
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly • Traditional
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free

Facilities of The Penrhos Arms
Great facilities! Review score, 8.7

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Tumble dryer
  • Electric kettle
  • Washing machine
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Fold-up bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
  • Darts
  • Billiards
    Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Fast free WiFi 62 Mbps. Suitable for streaming 4K content and making video calls on multiple devices. Speed test carried out by the host.
Free private parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Wake-up service
  • Wake up service/Alarm clock
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages spoken
  • Welsh
  • English

Property practice

This property has told us they implemented a practice in one of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.

House rules

The Penrhos Arms takes special requests - add in the next step!


From 15:00 to 23:30


From 08:00 to 10:30



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.

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Cot and extra bed policies

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

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cots are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Visa Solo Cash The Penrhos Arms accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.

FAQs about The Penrhos Arms

  • Room options at The Penrhos Arms include:

    • Single
    • Double
    • Twin
    • Family

  • The Penrhos Arms offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Billiards
    • Darts

  • Yes, The Penrhos Arms is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Check-in at The Penrhos Arms is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:30.

  • The Penrhos Arms has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • The Penrhos Arms is 200 yards from the centre of Cemmaes. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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