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Trans Wales Trail

Accommodations for Trans Wales Trail

This is a progressive ride so nights are spent in different locations.

You spend 3 nights at the farmhouse and 3 nights in local Inns. There is free Wi-Fi connection at the farm and at the Inn near Builth Wells but Wi-Fi access is not guaranteed at other accommodations.
Laundry facilities are available at the farm and cost £5 per washed and dried load. There are also laundry facilities available in Builth Wells for a small fee.

Accommodation Itinerary - subject to changes based on availability
Nights 1 & 2: Farmhouse
Nights 3, 4 & 5: Inns near Builth Wells, Rhayader and Llangurig
Night 6: Farmhouse

Built from stone from a quarry just upstream, this farm has probably been a home to people for nearly 400 years. The traditional character of the house has been kept while renovating the guest annex to the highest standard. There are 4 rooms in the guest annex, each with their own en-suite shower room.
There is plenty of hot water, Welsh blankets, fluffy pillows, 100% cotton linen and goose down duvets to make sure you will sleep like a baby. The house is heated with a wood biomass boiler, so in the winter you will be cozy and warm.
A comfortable lounge provides space for guests to relax and socialize in the evening.

Inns near Builth Wells, Rhayader and Llangurig
The lodgings are basic, but comfortable. The rooms usually have a private bathroom but on some occasions, we might have to share a bathroom.

Room Occupancy
There is no single supplement if you are willing to share.
If you prefer a room to yourself, a single room can be requested and if available charged at extra cost per night.

All meals are included for this trip.
When staying at the farm, both breakfast and dinner are taken in our garden room overlooking the stream at the back of the house. When staying at country inns along the trail, dinners are served in local pubs and restaurants. Lunches are eaten on the trails and is either a picnic or at a pub.

At the farm, food is simple but delicious. We prepare homemade meals using fresh locally-sourced ingredients wherever possible. Look out for our very own Black Mountain lamb, and the rest of our meat is from Bryan George, a nationally acclaimed butcher in Talgarth with an abattoir attached; this meat has never known packaging! Our fruit and vegetables are from Coronation Grocers in Talgarth, delivered each week along with the milk and yoghurts by our neighbor John. When in season, you may find raspberries, blackberries, lettuces, salad leaves, green beans or fresh herbs on your plate, picked that afternoon from our garden.

Alcoholic drinks are not included. However, you are welcome to bring along your own wine or beer to enjoy with your evening meal, and there is a Co-op store in Talgarth, which is open until 10pm and offers a good selection.

Dietary Restrictions
We can cater to most dietary restrictions with advance notice.

This trip includes and can accommodate special dietary requests.

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Trans Wales Trail
Tour Code: IT-WATT
7 days / 6 nights ~$1,955.00
Dates : May-Oct

Trip Rating :
Difficulty : Riding Level
Riding Level Explained
Beginner A rider who has limited experience, is unable to post the trot and does not canter.
Novice A rider who is capable of mounting and dismounting unassisted, capable of applying basic aids, comfortable and in control at the walk, moderate length posting trots, and short canters.
Intermediate A rider who has a firm seat, is confident and in control at all paces (including posting trots, two point canters and gallops), but does not ride regularly.
D Strong Intermediate
Strong Intermediate An intermediate rider who is currently riding regularly and is comfortable in the saddle for at least 6 hours per day.
All of the above, plus an independent seat, soft hands, and capable of handlinga spirited horse in open country.
Lodging: Standard
Lodging Level Explained
= Facilities in lodges, estancias, haciendas, resorts, etc.
Basic lodging - some with shared bathroom facilities, usually no AC or room service.
Regular standard room - usually with private bath.
 Accommodations with superior comforts.
 = Trips with nights in tent camps. Sometimes the first and last night are in hotels.
Basic tent camping - everyone helps out with camp chores.
Regular standard with some camp amenities and camp cook.
Camping facilities with superior comforts like camp shower, bathroom facility..
 = Trips that combine nights in hotels and camping.
Basic accommodation and basic camping facilities can be expected.
Regular standard with some nicer amenities.
Only assigned to hotel and camping facilities with superior comforts.

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A 2021 05/08 - 05/14 7d / 6n 7 day Trip, AP 4 /12 Expired
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A 2021 06/19 - 06/25 7d / 6n 7 day Trip, AP 4 /12 Reserve
A 2021 07/03 - 07/09 7d / 6n 7 day Trip, AP 4 /12 Reserve
A 2021 07/24 - 07/30 7d / 6n 7 day Trip, AP 4 /12 Reserve
A 2021 08/07 - 08/13 7d / 6n 7 day Trip, AP 4 /12 Reserve
A 2021 08/21 - 08/27 7d / 6n 7 day Trip, AP 4 /12 Reserve
A 2021 09/04 - 09/10 7d / 6n 7 day Trip, AP 4 /12 Reserve
A 2021 09/18 - 09/24 7d / 6n 7 day Trip, AP 4 /12 Reserve
A 2021 10/02 - 10/08 7d / 6n 7 day Trip, AP 4 /12 Reserve
Day to Day Itinerary
Rates | Dates
Tack: Endurance saddles with saddle bags
Horses: Welsh Cobs
Pace: 5-7 hours moderate with canters, som...
Walk, Trot, Canter,
Airport: London
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