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Kite Hill Yurts is set on a hillside in Powys with magnificent views of the Black Mountains and surrounding countryside. Hovering above the Wye Valley, situated on the long distance Wye Valley Walk and adjoining a 5,000-acre moorland it is the perfect getaway for walkers, wildlife enthusiasts and those who enjoy the great outdoors.
Within easy travelling distance of the market towns of Builth Wells, Hay-on-Wye, Llandrindod Wells, Brecon and the Brecon Beacons National Park there is plenty to see and do in the surrounding area. Whichever direction you choose to strike out in you can be assured it will be the scenic route!
Our traditional Mongolian yurts are situated in a hay meadow on our 11-acre smallholding. Each yurt sleeps up to 5 people so is ideal for individuals, couples or small families although we do take 'chilled out' adult groups if both yurts are booked. With log-burners for extra cosiness, comfy beds and each with their own kitchenette, firepit and barbecue, you will soon be settling in, relaxing and enjoying the beautiful mid-Wales countryside.
Sharing our smallholding are alpacas (who were here long before we were!), ducks, bees and three friendly cats. We are working towards self-sufficiency and so far we have converted the farmhouse to wood-fired heating and solar power. We have also begun planting a coppice and an edible forest garden which surround the yurt field and will provide us with fuel and food in the future.
We aim to take a low-impact, sustainable approach where possible and this extends to our yurt site as much as any other part of the smallholding.
We look forward to welcoming you! Kate and Dominic.
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However, where the pitch or accommodation occupancy allows it, you can make a booking for up to 30 adults and 30 children in one booking.
To book multiple pitches or accommodation, use the 'Special requests' box on the booking page to ask to be sited together. Complete the booking form for the first booking (you can add a password and save your card so that we remember your details). Then click "Make another booking like this" at the top of the confirmation page to make the next booking.
Large groups: check the listing page for any group restrictions set out in the terms and section titled ‘Please note’.
Large tents/caravans: check the restrictions on unit dimensions to ensure your unit is suitable for the space you will be provided with.
Leisure on site
Bar or club house
Indoor swimming pool
Outdoor swimming pool
Amenities on site
Ice pack freezing
Parent & baby washroom
Pick-up from public transport
Gas cylinders available
Commercial vehicles allowed
No dogs allowed
Lake and/or mountain
Cycle hire nearby
Horse riding nearby
Indoor pool nearby
Mountain biking nearby
Single-sex groups welcome
Student groups welcome
Tiny (1-10 pitches)
Tipis, yurts, or wigwams
- Coach stations
Hay on Wye: Castle Bus Stop — 10.7 miles
10.7 miles Brecon Interchange — 10.9 miles
10.9 miles Brynmawr Bus Station — 22.8 miles
- Train stations
Cilmeri Rail Station — 4.8 miles
4.8 miles Builth Road Rail Station — 5.1 miles
5.1 miles Garth (Powys) Rail Station — 7.0 miles
- Ferry ports
Newport (S Wales) Ferry Terminal — 41.0 miles
Swansea Airport — 45.8 miles
Our postcode will take you to our neighbour's farm 'Upper Pentwyn'. Continue on the lane to take the next track on the left signed Kite Hill Yurts. When you cross the second cattle grid turn immediately right before the dormer bungalow, signed Kite Hill Yurts. Please park by the farmhouse and we will transport your luggage to your yurt for you.
N.B. If you are arriving from the direction of Builth Wells please leave the town on the A470. Do not turn up Castle Street if directed by your satnav.
Please note that we provide detailed written directions as well as a map upon booking confirmation.
- Brecon Beacons National Park
- Canoeing on the River Wye
- Royal Welsh Showground
- Hay Festival
- Brecon Jazz Festival
- Cantref Adventure Farm
- Gigrin Farm Red Kite Feeding Centre
- Mountain biking
- Clay pigeon shooting
- Llangorse Multi-Activity Centre
- Brecon Mountain Railway (21.3 miles)
- National Showcaves of Wales (23.2 miles)
- Penderyn Distillery Visitor Centre (24.4 miles)
- Cwmmau Farmhouse (13.3 miles)
- The Weir (23.5 miles)
Find local routes on the National Cycle Network - over 12,000 miles of cycling routes.