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Ploony Hill Cabin

(Ref. 1055053)

Bleddfa near Knighton, Mid Wales & Cardigan Bay Show on map

4.8

Sykes rating

  • 4 Guests

  • 2 Bedrooms

  • 1 Bathroom

  • Pets Yes

Features

  • Hot tub
  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

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47 Customer Reviews

  • "The location was fantastic and tranquil, the cabin itself was also fantastic, had everything we needed and was clean and tidy with a lovely warm hot tub waiting when we arrived."

    Lovely waking up to the sound of sheep and then going out exploring. We can't fault anything, the owners provided contact numbers if anything was needed and left us alone which I personally like rather than a knock on the door a few times which we have had in the past.. We will definitely be returning and would highly recommend... Thank you to the owners for a pleasant relaxing week..

    Aw this is wonderful to read, thank you so much, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Ploony and will be returning. Thank you so much for coming. We really appreciate your kind words. Many thanks Take care. Lindsey and Darren. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Andy5.0Jun 2024

  • "Beautiful cabin!"

    We loved everything about the setting and the cabin its self. It had everything we needed, iron, washing machine, hair dryer, well equipped kitchen, towels, games and good WiFi. We used the log burner which made the evenings even more cozy. The outside space was securely enclosed for our dog which meant we could relax and our dog had plenty of space. The cabin was warm and clean and we loved the bottle of wine which was left for us along with some essentials such as milk, tea, laundry detergent and dishwasher tablets. Beds were comfy and the hot tub was lovely with nice views over the farm and fields. We enjoyed watching the sheep and the wildlife from the patio. The cabin was a perfect base for exploring The Elan Valley , some nice pubs close by for food too. Arrival Instructions were clear and we had details on who to contact if we needed any help. Absolutely perfect break, will definitely book again! Thank You Lindsey

    Thank you so much for your fabulous feedback. We are so pleased you had such a wonderful time at Ploony. We really appreciate your comments for others to read. Many thanks Take care Lindsey and Darren. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Bethan5.0May 2024

  • "Absolutely fantastic in every way."

    Set in an area of pure tranquility, this location is just paradise for a quiet retreat. Facilities were outstanding with the hot tub and bbq area frequently used. Lindsey was the perfect host who made us so welcome...We cannot wait to book again very soon.

    Thank you so much for coming to stay at Ploony. We are so pleased that you had such a wonderful time and really enjoyed the tranquility and amazing countryside as well as our facilities and cabin. We really appreciate your wonderful feedback. Many thanks Take care Lindsey and Darren. Property Owner

    Reviewed by David John4.7May 2024

  • "Much more than I expected , views were to die for"

    Thanks so much for coming to stay at Ploony. We are so pleased you had a great time and was much more than you expected. Many thanks Lindsey and Darren. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Irena3.8Apr 2024

  • "Our 3rd stay at Ploony, and we’re already planning our 4th!"

    If you’re looking for a secluded get away, amazing scenery, WiFi, hot tub and dog friendly - then look no further…you won’t find better than this. Thanks Lindsey and family for another lovely stay, we’ll be back soon. Diolch

    Thank you so much for your lovely feedback and kind words. We really appreciate it. We love that you keep coming back to stay at Ploony. Many thanks Take care Lindsey and Darren. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Kelly5.0Mar 2024

  • "Amazing place one of the best places I’ve stayed and the owner was more then ..."

    Amazing place one of the best places I’ve stayed and the owner was more then helpful nothing was a problem and lovely quiet location

    Thank you so much for your wonderful comments. We are so pleased you had such a wonderful stay at Ploony. See you again one day. Many thanks Take care Lindsey and Darren. Property Owner

    Reviewed by James5.0Mar 2024

  • "Very quiet, relaxing cabin."

    No light pollution. Fabulous views. Hot tub amazing. Was perfect to recharge your batteries. Track to property is fine if you go slow. Owners very friendly and helpful. Arrived to wine and chocolates. Fabulous short break.

    Thank you so much for your wonderful comments, we really appreciate them. It was lovely meeting you and we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Ploony. Take care Lindsey and Darren Property Owner

    Reviewed by Deborah5.0Mar 2024

  • "We had a comfortable stay at ploony hill cabin."

    Lovely open plan living space. Some maintenance needed but didn't effect our stay. We hope to book again in the future.

    Really pleased you enjoyed your stay in Ploony hill Cabin and you hope to return. Could you please contact me to inform me what maintenance is needed that would be great. Thank you so much. Take care Lindsey and Darren Property Owner

    Reviewed by Susan3.8Feb 2024

  • "We had a wonderfully relaxed and chilled 4 days at Ploony Cabin in October."

    Its well equipped and had everything we needed, the beds were very comfortable so a good night's sleep was easy and watching stars from the hot tub was amazing. The views are delightful and we had a few walks along the river (which was quite high due to the recent heavy rainfall). We also enjoyed trips to the Elan Valley reservoir for a scenic walk and watched the Red kites being fed at Gigrin Farm about 30 mins away. Overall we would highly recommend this property for a comfortable stay and a great base to explore the mid Wales countryside. Lindsey the owner was on hand and provided great support and instructions on how to get there. We'll be back but next time in the summer so we can try the bbq and pizza oven and sit in the garden

    Aw thank you so much for your lovely review. We really appreciate it. We are so pleased you had such a wonderful stay. Thank you Take care Lindsey and Darren Property Owner

    Reviewed by Sarah5.0Oct 2023

  • "Great stay"

    Thank you so much for coming to stay at Ploony. We are so pleased you had a great stay. Thank you for our perfect score. We really appreciate it. Many thanks Take care. Lindsey and Darren. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Roy5.0Sep 2023

  • "An excellent and very spacious cabin in a truly idyllic rural situation which is bliss for those seeking exceptional tranquility and privacy."

    The magnificent panoramic farmland and woodland views, literally in every direction and from the hot tub ( ! ) are a delight to behold and put Ploony Hill Cabin in a league of it's own in terms of holiday accommodation locations. Ploony Hill Cabin does however lie three quarters of a mile off the road along a rough farm track which steepens at the end (vehicles with good ground clearance best suited) but lands you on a large level hard surface parking area directly in front of the cabin. Ample turning and parking space is provided. The cabin itself would feel more homely with some pictures on the walls for example whilst another dressing mirror somewhere and a caddy of some sort in the shower would be beneficial. One or two other minor improvements could also be made. Sadly the electric footrests on the settee were not operating either and looked as if they may have been like it for a while although the settees themselves were extremely comortable. The very generous bedrooms and lovely bath/shower room, which is the largest we've come across for some time, are accessed direct from the lounge area although we didn't find same to be disadvantageous. The cabin was pleasantly warm whilst we were there at the end of September and felt like it would be even in harsher weather conditions. Despite a few shortcomings we thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Peaceful (sorry .... Ploony !) Hill Cabin and would go again. Be prepared however to drive a mile or two to places of interest including your nearest shop and local ! Steve and Cheryl

    Thank you for your review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and want to return. Many thanks Take care Lindsey and Darren Property Owner

    Reviewed by Stephen4.1Sep 2023

  • "What can I say about Ploony Hill Cabin."

    .. for a start, the photos simply do not do the accommodation justice! Lindsey contacted me a couple of days before our visit to confirm access details and was on hand if we needed anything. The accommodation was incredibly clean, very well equipped and generally perfect. One huge positive was the canopy over the hot tub. Even when it was chucking it down with rain, we were able to sit out and enjoy the view. It was so peaceful and was wonderful to wake up to such beautiful views. The only 2 things we noted (and did mention this when we were leaving) it would be nice to have a little shelf of sorts in the shower and then other (is more a warning to other visitors than a comment) the road leading to the cabin is rather tricky so make sure you're in suitable vehicle. Loved every minute there and will definitely be returning!!

    Thank you for your review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Ploony. We are delighted that you will be returning. Many thanks Take care Lindsey and Darren Property Owner

    Reviewed by Steph5.0Sep 2023

  • "Wow , secluded beautiful views from every window lovely hot tub good internet (surprisingly) Love it definitely coming again Only thing could make it better is a pint of milk and some tea bags etc."

    also maybe a footstool as the sofas don’t recline :-( I do like to put my feet up on holiday But loved it , dogs loved it had a fantastic holiday will be back ❤️❤️❤️

    Thank you for your review. Really pleased you had a wonderful stay and that you will be returning. Many thanks Lindsey and Darren. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Jane4.1Sep 2023

  • "Lovely well appointed lodge in a lovely peaceful location, with excellent views over the countryside."

    Spotlessly clean throughout, would definitely recommend staying here and looking forward to coming back 5 ⭐️

    Hi Graham, Thank you so much for your lovely feedback and kind words, I really appreciate it. I’m so so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Ploony. Really hope you return one day. Take care Many thanks Lindsey. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Graham5.0Sep 2023

  • "Ploony Hill cabin was in our opinion situated in the best location out of the properties available."

    It was right up on the hill with stunning open views. The property was beautiful with comfortable furnishings throughout. We had a great time here with use of the hot tub after long days out, which the kids absolutely took full advantage of. We used the barbecue and pizza oven which were great extras and sat out at night star gazing over a bottle of wine. We would definately visit here again and thankyou to lyndsay for a lovely welcoming stay.

    Aw thank you so much for your wonderful review and kind words, I really appreciate it. I am so pleased you had such a lovely stay at Ploony and made the most of your holiday. Thank you so much for coming. Take care. Lindsey. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Lisa5.0Aug 2023

  • "We had a wonderful stay at Plooney hill cabin."

    It was everything and more that we had expected. It was very clean and well maintained. The views were excellent and most of all it was very quiet and tranquil which is what we were looking for. We can’t praise it enough

    Aw thank you so much for your lovely review. I really appreciate your kind words and I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Ploony, Take care Lindsey. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Simon5.0Jul 2023

  • "Lovely accommodation in a terrific remote location, a wonderful retreat with amazing views to help unwind and recharge."

    Thank you so much for coming to stay at Ploony. I’m so pleased you enjoyed your stay and thank you for lovely words. Take care Lindsey. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Paul4.7Jul 2023

  • "The setting is beautiful!"

    Within a 200 acre farm with great views across the surrounding countryside. If you want to get away from it all, Ploony Hill Cabin offers a quiet idyllic retreat. We enjoyed the numerous short walks from the cabin with our two dogs. However, in my opinion the cabin itself is quite sterile. It is definitely clean, but offers the basic in comforts and I do feel it’s lacking in some touches that would enhance the feel of the cabin, such as additional home decorations. It is extremely sparse, without cushions on the couches or pictures on the walls etc. Maybe it is just me and the minimal interior would suit others. There was a DVD player, but no selection dvd’s offered. It was fortunate that we bring everything with us as there wasn’t any tea, coffee or milk available when we arrived for that all important cuppa after travelling. I will also have to mention the NUMEROUS reminders for us to clean the cabin! Okay, a booking confirmation with a request for you to hoover and leave the cabin as you found it or will be charged was acceptable, but an information booklet, a laminated sheet AND a picture framed reminder within the cabin, as well as an email sent a day before the end of our stay, in my opinion (again) is definitely too much!

    Thank you for coming to stay at Ploony. I’m sorry you felt the cabin wasn’t to your taste. We like to keep things minimal for cleanliness reasons as well as for ease of keeping the cabin clean as we enjoy being able to offer guests to bring their dogs or pets on holiday with them. The majority of guests leave the cabin as they found it which is all I ask. The emails etc that you have received do not come from myself, they are from sykes but I will contact them to understand what exactly they send to customers. I would hate to think guests felt hounded. As I state in my welcome pack, please message me if you have any questions or problems and il help if I can. Also when you spoke to Darren he would have happily explained to you that we only ask that the cabin is left as it’s found. Many thanks Lindsey. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Carl3.4Jun 2023

  • "Well appointed cabin in a fairly remote location."

    Track to cabin definitely not to be attempted in a low-slung car! Wifi speed seemed to vary greatly depending on time of day but that there was any at all was amazing. A couple of small maintenance items need addressing - broken slab on edge of path to front door and the rusty concrete mixer in the next paddock didn’t add anything to the overall ambience but it is a farm so no big deal. Great to get away from it all with all the comforts of home and more.

    Thank you for coming to stay at Ploony. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Duncan4.7Mar 2023

  • "Amazing stay, beautiful surroundings, very clean and was well equipped."

    Lindsey was helpful with any help needed. If anything could improve it would be the mattress it wasnt the most comfortable.

    Really pleased you enjoyed your stay and I have now bought a new mattress. Thank you for coming to stay at Ploony. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Mark4.7Mar 2023

  • "Gorgeous cabin with stunning views."

    Fully equipped and the perfect getaway. Enclosed garden was ideal for the dogs and the hot tub was excellent. Could do with a more comfortable mattress and better pillows in the double room.

    Really glad you enjoyed your stay. I have now bought a new mattress. Thank you for coming to stay at Ploony. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Anna4.7Feb 2023

  • "An amazing holiday cabin situated in a beautiful area full of fantastic views."

    The facilities were fantastic. Would definitely stay again

    Thank you so much for your lovely words abd for coming to stay at Ploony. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Kai5.0Oct 2022

  • "Amazing facilities and totally enclosed garden for our 2 german shephereds Axel and Skye."

    There are a few other holiday cottages on the site but no way near each other so you have complete privacy. Location is not too far away from shops, pubs but you need to drive. Cabin is warm and situated near beautiful walks. Lindsey is a wonderful host and left us a key to allow ourselves access on arrival. I would 100% recommend a stay you won't regret it.

    Thank you so much for your lovely feedback. We really appreciate it. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Amy5.0Oct 2022

  • "What an amazing place!"

    The cabin was spacious, spotless and fully equipped for all our needs as a family of 4. I highly recommend this place if you’re looking for beautiful scenery and peace and quiet, we can’t wait to visit again. Thanks to Lindsey for providing us with lots of info!

    Thank you so much for your lovely feedback, we really appreciate it. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Yona5.0Aug 2022

  • "Cannot fault the location or cleanliness of the cabin."

    Situated in a beautiful location overlooking the valley and the cabin was spotless inside. However we have stayed at several Sykes cottages and this is the first instance where the owner hasn't taken the opportunity to check whether everything is ok, had we settled in, needed anything etc. Not a huge issue as we just got on with things, but surely just out of courtesy maybe a short 'hello' text would have been nice, if the owner felt they might have been intruding if they came up to the property. Unfortunately during our stay a glass was broken in the dishwasher, and because my partner is very conscientious she left a small note and some money to replace the glass and there hasn't even been a thank you from the owner yet. An amazing holiday cottage for the location and cleanliness but sadly let down by the attitude of the owner which came across as a bit uncaring. Surprising as we read other reviews before booking and the owners were praised for being so helpful and friendly.

    Hi Emma and Darren, I am so sorry you feel i have been uncaring to you during your stay. I did pop up to test the hot tub and check everything was ok on 3 occasions and unfortunately you were out on each occasion. I try to leave my guests in peace whilst on holiday. There is info in the welcome pack with all contact details for myself if guests wish to contact me. Many guest often message to say they have arrived safely, to which i respond as soon as i can. I really am sorry that i totally forgot to message you regarding the money for the broken glass. Fridays are very very busy for me and it slipped my mind when i finished cleaning. You really didnt need to pay for the glass but thank you very much for your honesty. Thank you for coming to stay at Ploony. Take care Lindsey Property Owner

    Reviewed by Emma5.0Jul 2022

  • "Perfect location excellent position and a great host (Lyndsey) nothing was to ..."

    Perfect location excellent position and a great host (Lyndsey) nothing was to much trouble for her and she gave some great places to visit in the area Keep up the good work Lyndsey we will definitely be back in the future

    Thank you so much for your lovely feedback. We really appreciate it. Property Owner

    Reviewed by David5.0Jul 2022

  • "We had the best time and the best stay."

    The views on the way to the cabin were beautiful. The cabin was clean and well maintained. The hot tub was so relaxing peering out to amazing views! I would recommend this place and give it 10/10. We can’t wait to come back! The communication throughout the process with the owners was amazing, I felt very confident and welcome and we felt we could contact them if we needed anything. Thanks again for a lovely stay! If you haven’t been it’s so worth it!

    Thank you so much for your lovely feedback. We really appreciate it. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Cheyenne5.0May 2022

  • "Great cabin one of the best in 14 years of dog friendly holidays we've done ."

    Secure garden with great views spotlessly clean met Lindsey who's very polite and informative, sadly we had to leave early has our baby 14 year old spaniel fell ill .she's ok now thou old age problem .would highly recommend

    Reviewed by Nicholas5.0May 2022

  • "Have stayed twice at this property and have not been disappointed."

    Beds are comfortable and facilities are excellent. Only drawback is no mobile phone connection unless you are with EE - if internet goes down then you are completely stranded. Would stay again.

    Reviewed by Janet5.0May 2022

  • "The place was gorgeous."

    Few things you need to sort out: Make it clear that you can’t use the hot tub on the first night because the water is fresh and takes time to warm up. Washing line needs fixing Could do with a shelf in the bathroom by the mirror A hand towel rail by the bathroom sink would be handy You definitely need to sort out the reclining sofas in the living room The door is broke on the outside pizza oven too Just general maintenance - you can see it’s starting to flag in some areas. Apart from that it was brilliant. Thanks

    Reviewed by Susan4.1Apr 2022

  • "Lovely cabin on the top of the hill."

    With fields all around you. We loved it. Had everything you need. Very comfortable. Jacuzzi was great. BBQ and pizza oven. Our 2 dogs loved it. You Can let them roam about outside as it's all fenced off. Some nice walks too. We went to lower fishpool forest which was amazing, and it's only a mile away. The only cons were the Wi-Fi was very slow but your out in the middle of nowhere so didn't care too much. The road upto the cabin isn't great. So takes a while to get to the cabin.. But you can enjoy all the lambs jumping about on the slow drive up which was lovely. And the Jacuzzi had loads of hairs stuck to the filter. On the last 2 days hundreds of flys came from nowhere and swarmed the cabin outside. Would definetley return and recommend. Loved the views sitting out having a coffee watching all the red kites swooping around. Owners are great and leave you to it.

    Reviewed by David4.7Apr 2022

  • "Excellent Cabin"

    Reviewed by Karen5.0Mar 2022

  • "Absolutely loved the lodge, the views from the hot tub are amazing."

    It is such a private location where you can really appreciate your surroundings. The only suggestion for improvement I would recommend is upgrading some interior furniture, such as the sofas. Apart from that we loved our stay, and so did our dog with lots of safe space to roam freely outside!

    Reviewed by Caroline4.1Mar 2022

  • "Amazing place to stay, the privacy and peacefulness was so lovely."

    Cabin was beautiful, well equipped and had everything we needed!

    Reviewed by Lucy5.0Mar 2022

  • "Just spent an amazing week in Ploony Cabin, beautiful log cabin, stunning scenery and walks."

    The garden and cabin was all gated and enclosed so I wasn’t worried my dog would escape. We were at the top of the hill so not over looked. Spending time in the amazing hot tub at night watching the stars with no noise at all was just the best

    Reviewed by Suzanne5.0Feb 2022

  • "We could not fault the property at all."

    It was clean, warm and in an idyllic location and the enclosed outside space was perfect for our elderly dog.

    Reviewed by Sue5.0Feb 2022

  • "Had a fantastic week long stay in February which was just what we needed to relax and recharge our batteries."

    The cabin is well thought out and has everything you need and a great base for visiting the area. The only thing to advise is the very long dirt track down to the cabin which takes its toll on the car.

    Reviewed by Michelle5.0Jan 2022

  • "The property was lovely although one of the recliners on the sofa was broken."

    Would help if food bags were provided for recycling and also they request you put bedding etc in a black dustbin bag but didn’t provide any. Just an idea to provide them. Place was gorgeous though.

    Reviewed by Gary4.7Nov 2021

  • "Great location, hottub fab ."

    Reviewed by Kevan5.0Oct 2021

  • "Ploony hill cabin was absolutely beautiful everything we needed for a holiday ..."

    Ploony hill cabin was absolutely beautiful everything we needed for a holiday stunning views watching the wildlife around us we will definitely be back

    Reviewed by Ashleigh5.0Oct 2021

  • "We had a most enjoyable week in the cabin very very peaceful and quiet."

    After a long walk the hot tub was great to come back to and relax. Also loved the ammount of space outside which was secure for the dog. Would definitely come back.

    Reviewed by Dave4.4Sep 2021

  • "The perfect country retreat was exactly what we needed."

    Amazing views great location quiet and peaceful. Great walls just outside the door but quite hilly so not recommended for people with mobility problems. However completely private with great facilities . Ideal for our dog as the cabin had a secure garden. The cabin is well equipped and tastefully decorated the owners have thought of everything. Great communication with the owners before arriving and are nearby if needed. The bottle of wine was a lovely touch to arrive to. The only downside was the flies when sat on the patio but it’s in the countryside and wouldn't put us off going again. Our only regret is not booking for longer. Thank you Lindsey & Darren we will see you again soon !!!

    Reviewed by Sue5.0Sep 2021

  • "Absolutely loved everything about our stay at Ploony Hill Cabin."

    The location is fabulous with great walks from the door or a short drive away. The sunset view from the hot tub is magical. Our dog had a great time exploring the large wrap around and very secure garden. The facilities inside were great, the kitchen was a pleasure to cook in. The sofas very comfortable and the wifi good enough to watch Netflix. We had a perfect and relaxing week away and would love to return.

    Reviewed by Carina5.0Sep 2021

  • "Location was incredible."

    Reviewed by Joel5.0Aug 2021

  • "Everything about the cabin was perfect!"

    We had such a great time and was able to relax in peace. We walked into our cabin and it was absolutely gorgeous, we will definitely be making a return in the future. The only thing that could have been a downside was the road to get to the cabin, it’s a stone gravel path which could be an upset to people but not us, thank you and we will definitely be returning!

    Reviewed by Tamara5.0Apr 2021

  • "A beautiful lodge, tastefully decorated in a very peaceful setting."

    The views were amazing and would highly recommend.

    Reviewed by Craig5.0Apr 2021

  • "Amazing cabin."

    Had everything you need and a great location. Perfect if you have a dog. We were able to take ours in the fields at the back of the property - its literally just behind the cabin. We found this great the dog loved it and she could have a good run around. Hoping to come back in the summer! Only issue we found was that the bedroom was quite hot during the night but this was only a minor thing - we had the window open to compensate.

    Reviewed by Lucy5.0Nov 2020

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Summary

  • All-ground-floor
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size, 1 x twin (zip/link, can be super-king-size on request)
  • Bathroom with bath, separate walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove
  • Utility
  • Gas central and underfloor heating and woodburning stove
  • Double electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, Smart TV and WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for four cars
  • Private enclosed patio with furniture and hot tub
  • Two well-behaved pets welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 7 miles, pub 1 mile (currently closed)
  • Ploony Hill Lodge is situated 100m down the hill from this property
  • Note: Cottage accessed by 1 mile drive, not suitable for low-suspension cars
  • Please note: Electric car charging is not permitted at this property
  • Please note a starter pack of firewood will be provided but the owner will be unable to provide any extra firewood during the stay

The property

Knighton 7.5 miles.

A welcoming holiday base from which to explore the countryside of Wales, Ploony Hill Cabin is a wonderful choice for a rural retreat, at any time of the year.

Surrounded by luscious green fields and resting on the Wales/England border, this all-ground-floor abode is ideally located for an escape as a couple, family or with friends on a relaxing break.

Step into the beauty of the open-plan living space, boasting a homely aura for you to spend your time in when you're not out adventuring; light up the woodburning stove and pour yourself a refreshing beverage before snuggling into the sofa and flicking on the Smart TV for the evening's entertainment.

Carry your conversations over to the dining table at meal times, the amply-equipped kitchen hosting all you could need to prepare a lovingly-made meal, or use this space to play a board game brought from home!

The patio makes the perfect space to unwind at any time of year, with a table for outdoor dining as well as an inviting hot tub, there's no better place to watch the sun set over the countryside.

End your day with a refreshing rinse in the shower or choose an indulgent soak in the bath before unwinding beneath the plush duvet of your chosen bedroom, taking your pick from the master king-size and accompanying twin, which can conveniently be made into a super-king-size on request for all of your group needs.

Begin each day with a cup of coffee on the patio, your canine companions enjoying a morning stretch, before enjoying a tasty lunch in the local pub, Hundred House Inn, followed by a leisurely stroll along the waterside.

For a wider host of amenities take a trip into the market town of Knighton, resting on the banks of the River Teme on the fringes of the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, you can expect to find even more stunning scenery here, with plenty of eateries to take your pick from with beautiful backdrops, as well as a good range of supermarkets to pick up your own fresh ingredients.

A renowned area for walking, cycling and riding, Knighton boasts a section of Offa's Dyke Path and Owain Glyndwr's Way running through it, giving you easy access to the surrounding natural wonders of the area, as well as the Radnor Forest and Radnor Ring Cycling Route hosting 84 miles of cycling spots being in easy reach.

Venture out to Llandrindod Wells and follow its enticing heritage trail to learn more about the rich history of the area, the National Cycle Museum and the Radnorshire Museum being must-sees too, or take to the waters of a paddle boat on the lake for a fun-filled day to remember.

Visit Ludlow with its medieval 13th century castle, ancient buildings and architecture as well as the wonder of the Whitcliffe Common Nature Reserve, or explore the excitement of the Shropshire Hills for all manner of outdoor activity.

Ploony Hill Cabin makes a spectacular choice for an escape to the countryside of Wales.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £150.

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About the location

KNIGHTON

Clun 7 miles; Presteigne 11 miles; Ludlow 13 miles; Hay-on-Wye 23 miles.

The charming market town of Knighton nestles amidst lovely countryside on the banks of the River Teme, which straddles the English/Welsh border. This is a renowned location for walking, riding and cycling with Offa's Dyke actually passing through the town, which hosts the Offa's Dyke Information Centre. Owain Glyndwr's Way also runs through the heart of the town and Radnor Forest and the 84 mile long Radnor Ring Cycling Route are also both close by. Visit magnificent Powis Castle with its celebrated gardens, the breathtaking reservoirs of the Elan Valley and the lovely towns of Presteigne, Leominster and medieval Ludlow, with its famous 13th century castle, ancient buildings and wonderful restaurants. Hay-on-Wye, the Town of Books, with its famous annual literary festival, along with the Victorian Spa town of Llandrindod Wells are within easy driving distance. A wonderful location for exploring beautiful mid Wales, Shropshire and Herefordshire.

Please note: Electric car charging is not permitted at this property.


Please note a starter pack of firewood will be provided but the owner will be unable to provide any extra firewood during the stay

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas