Being at the top of the Wye Valley, Builth Wells is at a cross roads of great walking routes, and many of the best places to stay in Builth Wells are well set up for visitors on foot. It is also where The Royal Welsh Show, the largest agricultural fair in Europe, is held. And there are several lovely churches and places of historic interest.
Builth Wells was once a spa town popular with the Welsh working classes, and while it might not be able to compete with the sun of the Greek Islands, it does have a bustling, lively atmosphere and, located at the confluence of the rivers Wye and Irfon, it's surrounded by some seriously special scenery.
Our pick of the best places to stay in Builth Wells are ideal country retreats, and perfect for a foodie break amid beautiful countryside.
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This historic three star manor house set in it's own 27 acres of delightful gardens can be found in the Wye Valley where nature's fauna and flora abound. Friendly atmosphere with elegant rooms. Experience the best of rugged countryside and relax by a roaring fire to finish off your day.
Builth Wells (Twixt Cwmbach and Newbridge-on-Wye)
A charming 18th Century Georgian house, nestled in the breathtaking Welsh countryside. Classic rooms offer understated elegance, comfort and peace. The award winning restaurant is the beating heart of this hotel. Spectacular rambling opportunities at this rural retreat.
Builth Wells (Llangammarch Wells)
19th century mock tudor property set amid stunning 50 acre gardens, offering stylishly furnished rooms. The dining room is spacious and dignified and serves award winning food. Plenty of activities on offer and a thoroughly relaxing spa. Ideal for a weekend break away from it all.