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The Larches

Van near Llanidloes, Mid Wales & Cardigan Bay (Ref. 1058282)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

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  • Icon/Feature/EVChargePoint Electric car charging
  • Icon/Feature/Hot Tub Hot tub
  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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3 Customer Review(s)

  • “Tranquil location, handy for visiting lots of places/attractions.”

    Loved the view from the terrace and relaxing in the hot tub. Owners were so friendly and accommodating. Would highly recommend

    Loved the view from the terrace and relaxing in the hot tub. Owners were so friendly and accommodating. Would highly recommend

    - Mrs Pender, July 2021

The property

The Larches is an inviting single-storey lodge nestled in the heart of Llanidloes, Powys, with spectacular views of the lush countryside only a step away.

Inside, the property is full of charm, with light furnishings contrasting beautifully with the lodges wooden interior, allowing each room to flow into the other seamlessly.

The lodge sleeps up to four people so is ideal for a couple or a small family getaway.

Upon entering the property, there is a spacious open-plan kitchen, dining and living area, featuring an electric oven with gas hobs, an integrated microwave and a concealed fridge, the living area is comprised of a sofa, a plush armchair, a TV and an electric fire, perfect for unwinding after dinner or a long walk.

There is a beautifully decorated bedroom with notable vaulted ceilings, a king-sized bed which is zip/link and can be made into a twin upon request, a TV and the spectacular views can be viewed from the three-wide window directly opposite the bed.

The second bedroom features a double bed, a TV and drawers for storage.

Each bedroom has its own en-suite, one of which features a walk-in shower, whilst the other has a bath with a shower overhead perfect for soaking in.

Both en-suites include a single basin and WC and have large stone-tiled walls in keeping with the property’s connection to the outdoors.

Outside, there is a veranda with decking which leads to vast views of Llanidloes’ countryside, these views can be enjoyed from a choice of two outdoor seating areas, where a picnic or drinks can be enjoyed in the sun, or from the bubbling hot tub where relaxation is only a switch away.

Guests at The Larches can use the off-road parking situated outside of the property, with space for two cars, you can leave yours parked and set off for the day on foot.

The Larches surrounding area of Llanidloes is one to be explored, do not be fooled by its rural setting, there are a host of activities to suit all.

Immerse yourself in Llanidloes rich history by visiting the Bryntail Lead Mine Buildings, which is situated next to the Clywedog Reservoir, pack up a picnic and bask in the tranquil surroundings, or grab a bite from one of the local eateries situated within five kilometres.

If you’re feeling arty, the Minerva Arts Centre should be on your list, it offers fairs and carnivals, food, shopping and workshops if you’re looking to learn a new skill whilst away.

Looking to take in the local scenery?

Visit the Llanidloes Charter Market which has been held in the town since 1280, visitors can visit up to 25 stalls and purchase local crafts, produce and antiques.

The market is held every Saturday in Great Oak Street from 9am-4pm.

If you can tear yourself away from Llanidloes, the popular locations of Snowdonia and Llangollen are less and two hours away.

Whatever you like to get up to on holiday, choose The Larches as your base for a memorable trip.


  • All-ground-floor
  • Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size (zip/link can be twin on request) with TV and en-suite bath, shower over, basin and WC, 1 x double with TV and en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with electric fire
  • Gas central heating with electric fire
  • Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, TV, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc, in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars
  • Veranda with decking, furniture and hot tub
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 2.2 miles

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £250.

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About the location


Newtown 13 miles; Llandrindod Wells 29 miles; Aberystwyth 36 miles.

The market town of Llanidloes nestles on the eastern slopes of the Cambrian Mountains, with access to some of the most unspoilt and undiscovered scenery both Wales and the Welsh/Shropshire Borders have to offer. Locally, there are plenty of activities to enjoy, with walking, cycling, riding, fishing, tennis, golf, swimming and shooting all available within 10 miles. Further afield, but still within easy touring distance, are a host of attractions: Powis Castle (National Trust), with its world famous gardens, is just 20 miles away; the Welsh Coast, with its fine beaches, is less than an hour’s drive; Rhayader and the Elan Valley are 40 minutes away; the Shropshire towns of Ludlow and Shrewsbury are within easy reach, as are the popular North Wales destinations of Llangollen and Snowdonia. A picturesque region, ideal for an action packed holiday or a relaxing break.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas