About this listing
A spacious yurt with lovely views across the hills and farm. Traditional , mongolian. A small organic farm , home to a vibrant small community.
A beautiful spacious (21'diameter) yurt. Traditional, handpainted Mongolian with magnificent sweeping views across a fascinating organic farm and Welsh hills. Just 4 miles from a small market town but with a feeling of remoteness with no noise of traffic, no light polution, your own fire (website hidden) and dining in a wonderfully converted old school bus 50m down the hill and shared with other yurt dwellers. There is a compost loo there too, or you can use flush loos in the farmyard. The solar shower works when the sun is out. Otherwise you can heat it with a wood fired rayburn or share our lovely bathroom in the 17th ccentury house and bathe under the stars!
On our farm we have jersey house cows, soay and jacob sheep, bees, poultry, extensive vegetable gardens, woodlands and alternative energy supplies. We make cheese and wines for our own use. We have a team of volunteers from all over the world.
We run courses in prehistoric arts and archaeological excavations, practice traditional crafts like stone carving and basket making.
We can pick up guests coming by public transport to the nearest station (Caersws) or bus stop (Llanidloes).
This yurt can be rented for short breaks (weekend Fri - Sun nights, midweek Mon-Thurs nights) Prices are higher from July 16 - Sept 3. It's definitely not a glamping site - comfortable enough but not luxorious, A place to bring your wellies and get a taste of life lived close to the land,
Other Things to Note
Changeover days are Mondays and Fridays, min of three night stay. Those booking Mon - Thurs will be given Thurs night free
We can sometimes take a calm dog that is fine with sheep but we need guests to ring and arrange this.
We do not allow smoking indoors.