There are many local walks and cycle paths. Builth Wells has a very good Golf Course and amenities. There is also a local train station..


There are several events throughout the year for which the site is very convenient:

  • The Royal Welsh Show – Builth Wells
  • The Brecon Jazz festival
  • The Hay on Wye book Festival
  • Various rambles, walks and the World Bog Snorkelling Championships at Llanwrtyd Wells
  • The Victorian Festival at Llandrindod Wells

Within easy driving distance you also have:

  • The Red Kite centre at Rhyader. You can see Red Kites flying from hides. The centre do a feeding cycle PM. 
  • Dolaucothi Roman gold mines. The chance to see a site where the Romans mined for gold.
  • The Elan Valley dams. This area provides water for all of the Midlands. You can learn how the lakes were formed. There are also many attractive hikes and walks.
  • The Brecon Mountain Railway which can be caught at Merthyr Tydfil. 

All of these attractions are within 40 minutes of the site by car.