private access through the willow archway
Cosy wood burner and underfloor heating
freshly laid eggs
eco pod loo
Ducks swimming in the brook
bring your fishing rods to fish on the Severn
enjoy the peace and serenity
Various pathways and seating spots
Make the most of the owner's wonderful gardens during your stay
Pretty country lanes leading to the property
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Severn Way

Llanidloes (3mls W), Mid Wales
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
No Dogs
4
star
Waterside views
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Romantic
Green
Quirky
Off the beaten track
Glamping
Eco Friendly
Shepherd Hut
Honeymoon Hideaways
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Walk through the living willow arch to this indulgent shepherds hut with all the creature comforts
  • Nestling in Hafren Valley on the River Severn with fishing rights, private garden and BBQ
  • On a four acre smallholding to explore with orchard, chickens, wildlife pond and landscaped gardens
Property code: 56492

Indulgent shepherds hut in four acres of grounds sided by the River Severn. Idyllic spot for a romantic retreat to relax, enjoy activities and discover the best countryside and culture in Mid Wales

The shepherd hut is filled with home comforts, nestling in Hafren Valley on a four acre smallholding with chickens, wildlife pond, orchard, river and stunning views. A romantic retreat, set in an idyllic hamlet close to Llandiloes. The intriguing town offers an array of activities, eateries, independent shops and galleries. Enjoy fine architecture, cultural heritage and culinary delights. Stunning countryside is on the doorstep, choose one of the myriad of footpaths and cycle routes through the majestic rolling hills. Pop to Rhayader and the Elan Valley, visit Clywedog Reservoir and the Red Kites Feeding Station or head 20 miles west to coastal Aberystwyth and Borth. Perfect for a relaxing or action packed holiday.

Walk up the wooden steps to the double doors opening into this cosy lounge/kitchen/sleeping area with underfloor heating, warming wood burner, interesting artworks and all the thoughtful little extras to make you’re your stay very comfortable. The kitchen area has been creatively designed with a two ring gas hob, microwave oven, fridge and tea and coffee making facilities. Enjoy an invigorating hot shower as you ponder the day ahead, there is also an eco WC in the shower room. Start the day at the breakfast bar with eggs from the local chickens and freshly brewed tea. Take time to relax listening to the radio, open the doors to hear the birdsong and babbling river, check local events on your phone or snuggle up, light the wood burner, embrace the view and see magnificent sunsets. After a full day out close the blinds, pull back the duvet on the full size double bed and enjoy a good nights sleep.

As you walk through the willow arch the view is breath-taking leading to the table and chairs overlooking the river, a lovely spot for morning coffee or enjoy a BBQ in the private garden with fire pit, furniture and far reaching views. Enjoy fishing at the bottom of the garden in the River Severn (don’t forget your rods), stroll along the famous 'Sabrina' walk by the river and explore the owners four acre small holding with chickens, orchard, wildlife pond and landscaped gardens. The garden also participates in the National Open Garden Scheme and is a conservation wildlife project, with rare birds and dragon flies.  Ample private parking and if you are bringing your bike to ride Route 8, bike storage is available. Home grown vegetables and eggs are also available from the owners.

  • 1 Double bed
  • 1 shower room
  • Gas hob, microwave oven and fridge
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Wood burner (logs provided)
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Ample private parking
  • WIFI is included
  • Regret no pets
  • Shop and pub 2 miles. Beach 20 miles
  • Charcoal BBQ
  • Bike store available
  • Regret no children or infants
  • Arrival: 15:30 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • Sorry, no dogs allowed

Hayley Hammersley

This property joined our collection in 2018 and is managed by Hayley.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 46 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Brenda, 15th July 2022

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Highly recommend this, if you are looking for a relaxing break away from the stresses of everyday life, listening to the sound of the stream and bird song. Our host was wonderful her garden beautiful, as animal lovers to be greeted by two adorable dogs and a very friendly ginger cat was lovely.

Reviewed by Helen, 6th July 2022

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Fantastic location so quiet and peaceful only the sound of birds and the river. Very well equipped, cosy and comfortable, great powerful shower. Sharon and Peter very welcoming and friendly

Reviewed by Phil, 1st July 2022

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In a brilliant location. Really cozy cabin, with some lovely design features. It's the perfect place to relax after a day of exploring mid Wales. After the sun sets it's amazingly dark and quiet with just the sound of the River Severn. Pretty much the perfect place to go to escape the world.

Reviewed by Mark, 24th June 2022

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If you like glamping, then you'll love the Shepherds Hut, it is located in a beautiful part of Wales right next to the river Severn. Unfortunately the weather wasn't too kind to us for our week there otherwise we could have made better use of the outdoor seating area and barbecue. The Hut is well equipped and there was even a lovely sponge cake waiRead moreting for us made by the owner. Sharon and Peter are great hosts, and nothing is too much trouble. Highly recommend. Hide

Reviewed by Matthew, 17th June 2022

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Enjoyed a one week stay at this delightful Shepherds Hut.Situated in an idyllic location with a stream running alongside. The owners hospitality was second to none during our stay but not intrusive & enjoyed seeing their friendly pets & looking around the beautiful garden. The hut is cosy and well equipped with everything you would need,Kitchen, ShRead moreower and Chemical Toilet .The main town is not far away & lots of local attractions. Fantastic scenery also. A wonderful place to escape busy life. Hide

Reviewed by Gavin, 21st May 2022

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Stayed in the shepherd's hut on my own as a solo 4 night mini break and all I can say is wow! Very impressed with the hut and the surrounding garden. Absolute bliss and buzzing with wildlife. I will be back!

Reviewed by Ernest, 6th May 2022

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Made most welcome when we eventually arrived ,the owners showed us where everything was and how it all worked lovely touches of fresh eggs and a homemade jam sponge (Delicious) .The location was stunning right by the river Severn ,lots of wildlife and birds to be seen. I liked it so much I even proposed to my partner on Saturday evening. The bed inRead more the hut was very comfortable overall 5 stars. Andrew and Tracey from Swindon Hide

Reviewed by Stephanie, 29th April 2022

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Reviewed by Mair, 19th April 2022

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Lovely shepherd's hut with all amenities. This was our second visit, think we've found a little bit of paradise. Really friendly, helpful owners, they even make homemade cake for visitors to enjoy on arrival.

Reviewed by David, 18th March 2022

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Shepherds Cottage was a lovely base for our quiet mini break. We had everything we needed and really enjoyed exploring the beautiful local area. The log burner and the quirkiness all added to a fabulous few days. Will defo visit again in the future. Thank you

Reviewed by Jack, 11th February 2022

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Reviewed by Peter, 27th December 2021

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Lovely stay , beautiful scenery and most helpful hosts

Reviewed by Amanda, 12th November 2021

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Beautiful. Tranquil and relaxing. I would thoroughly recommend this place to anyone wanting a peaceful getaway.

Reviewed by Christopher, 5th November 2021

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Absolutely beautiful. Highly recommended. Owner was very pleasant. Even home made cake left for us. Me and the wife will definitely going again.

Reviewed by Tamsin, 29th October 2021

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High recommended cosy Sheppards Hut in a stunning location.

Reviewed by Corinne, 10th October 2021

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What a gem!! Just got back from a 3 night break at the shepherds hut. It was honestly one of the nicest places we have stayed! A perfect mix of nature and home comfort. You step outside into a gorgeous view of the river, loads of birds, but then step inside to a lovely comfy bed, underfloor heating, a very powerful hot shower and a lovely little kiRead moretchen. Pete and Sharon were lovely, they were there if we needed anything, but left us alone to enjoy our holiday. Thanks Sharon and Pete! Hide

Reviewed by Sean, 3rd October 2021

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If its peace and quiet that you are looking for, this is for you. Amazing places to visit and the views are breathtaking.

Reviewed by Rob Michael, 20th September 2021

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Stayed for a couple of nights and we both thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We met the husband who was so helpful and showed us around our hut as well as giving us a guided tour of their land, all breathtaking and such a delight to see. Weve already recommended it and been asked about where we stayed from pictures we sent family and friends. Definitely Read morestay here if you enjoy the sounds of birds and the river, enjoy walks and exploring, you will not be disappointedwe will be going back for sure!! Hide

Reviewed by Thea, 13th September 2021

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Gorgeous little shepherds hut in a really scenic setting! Hosts were very accommodating and the hut was very well equipped with everything we needed. Did not need to worry about being cold (as someone who feels the cold very easily!) as the underfloor heating worked wonders and kept us nice and toasty throughout our stay. We were surprised and pleaRead moresed with how much space we had too! Hide

Reviewed by Libby, 10th September 2021

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I booked this place as a surprise birthday present for my mum. The lady who runs it went above and beyond to make the stay perfect for her, i couldn't have asked for more. Thank you for making it so special.

Reviewed by Paul, 3rd September 2021

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Perfect!!!Wonderful throughout!!

Reviewed by Richard, 20th August 2021

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We had a lovely week, thank you.

Reviewed by Gary, 6th August 2021

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We stayed in the shepherd's hut, which is very cosy, the owners make you very welcome, and are always on hand should you need anything, but without being intrusive. The hut is very clean, with a wonderful home made cake on arrival, amazing outlook, right by the river. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this wonderful part of Wales, and could not fauRead morelt anything during our stay. Hide

Reviewed by Gillian, 1st August 2021

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Beautiful and peaceful location. Everything we needed was provided. Lovely, friendly and helpful hosts. Highly recommend and would most definitely put this on top of my list of places to stay for a totally chilled and relaxing break.

Reviewed by Lisa, 26th July 2021

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Reviewed by Mark, 10th July 2021

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Amazing location by the river, all you could hear was the wildlife, no noise, absolutely pitch black at night not a light in site, beautiful!

Reviewed by Sara, 2nd July 2021

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Absolutely perfect location for this well equipped pretty Shepherds Hut. If you want to get away from it all this is ideal, in a quiet and unspoilt beautiful spot in Wales. Thank you Peter and Sharon for letting us into your little spot of loveliness!

Reviewed by Helen, 20th June 2021

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Cosy, comfortable and quiet with outstanding views, it was the perfect place to unwind and totally relax. Our hosts, Sharon and Peter were excellent, extremely welcoming and helpful with information about the area and local wildlife, whilst giving us complete privacy. The hut is amazing and we would not hesitate to come back here again in the futurRead moree. Hide

Reviewed by Geraldine, 11th June 2021

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Idyllic prefect gateaway, thoroughly recommend.

Reviewed by Michael, 4th June 2021

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We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this little gem of a shepherds hut. Situated on the banks of the upper Severn River. Awoke to the singing of birds every morning. Lovely walks from the cabin and plenty to see and do. Peter and Sharon the owners have created a wonderful garden that we were allowed to enjoy. We will definitely be back next year!

Reviewed by Willaim, 31st May 2021

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A lovely bolthole in the green heart of Wales - plenty to see and do, and easy to access - yet just as nicely, tranquility is on your doorstep (quite literally in regards to the babbling of the infant River Severn a few feet below the hut). The owners, who could not have been more welcoming and accommodating, were most friendly and helpful - with tRead morehoughtful welcome gifts very much a bonus. They also have a gorgeous riverside garden for guests to explore - do visit it if you can :) Thank you! Hide

Reviewed by Paul, 23rd May 2021

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Very comfortable Top class accommodation! Brilliant and very friendly hosts (and their pets) Peaceful and tranquil location Lovely fresh eggs from their ducks & hens . and the cake was delicious!!

Reviewed by John, 14th May 2021

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Charming property in a lovely location. Lots of great little touches to make your stay extra special. Very friendly hosts.

Reviewed by Alice, 10th May 2021

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We had a fantastic stay in the Shepherd's Hut and would thoroughly recommend it to anyone looking for a break in the countryside. The hut was very cozy (great since we had some rainy days) and had everything we could need for a comfortable stay. Sharon and Peter were very welcoming and hospitable, and we enjoyed meeting Willow the dog as well as thRead moree chickens and ducks! There are lots of good walks in the area - our favourite day was spent walking to the source of the Severn from Hafren Forest. Hide

Reviewed by Janet, 23rd April 2021

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Fabulous location, great hosts, Everything you need, close too great outdoor attractions and amenities

Reviewed by Susan, 16th April 2021

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Reviewed by Caroline, 2nd April 2021

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Excellent. Peaceful, comfortable, a real change of scene, great location for days out in the area.

Reviewed by Shawnie, 16th October 2020

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This was the most beautiful Shepards hut I have stayed in. We had such a lovely stay. Cake on arrival and beautiful views all around. The lack of phone service made it even better as we very much needed a holiday where we could switch off. The hosts were absolutely fantastic and a truly lovely couple. We will definitely be enjoying another stay sooRead moren. Hide

Reviewed by Carl, 2nd October 2020

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Total tranquility, total get away place to relax with beautiful walks too. Very well equipped and a superb log burner for keeping you cozy. Great views too and very accommodating hosts.

Reviewed by Melissa, 25th September 2020

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The shepherds hut is an ideal getaway for anyone after some peace and quiet! It's right next to a stream which sounds beautiful. It's very remote and blissfully quiet. Ideal for anyone after an electronics break - no TV, internet etc.

Reviewed by Maureen, 15th September 2020

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Lovely helpful hosts always ready to help if needed

Reviewed by Darren, 4th September 2020

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Absolutely amazing place. The location is sooo perfect. We went walking to the near by reservoir and into town. If you need a place to unwind this is the place for you.

Reviewed by Angie, 3rd September 2020

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Just the most idyllic spot, the hut had everything you could possibly need for your comfort and Peter & Sharon are perfect hosts, will definitely return!

Reviewed by Annette, 28th August 2020

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Beautiful location. Very clean and pretty Shepards hut. We loved sitting outside in the evening listening to the river and eating our evening meal. It was such a lovely relaxing break and would definitely recommend if you want to chill out and relax.

Reviewed by Layla, 24th August 2020

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Reviewed by Linda, 10th August 2020

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Lovely and quite and cosy . Been before and enjoyed both times

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