Eldrydd and her family returned from Australia to begin Plas Dinam’s new adventure when her parents decided to downsize and move out of their 15-bedroom home. She and her husband are now renowned for going the extra mile to make your stay as magical as they can. Located in a picturesque valley with breathtaking views, you’ll never be short of things to do: amble through the 12 acres of woodland walks, cook on the al fresco pizza oven or organise an informal doubles tournament on the tennis court. You’ll find fluffy white towels, top quality linen and REN skincare products in the beautifully decorated bedrooms. The house has retained the feel of a much-loved family home – cue the fancy dress box, perfect for after-dinner charades. Plas Dinam’s walls happily welcome guests for every occasion, from large family get-togethers or weddings to restorative weekends away,‘just because’…
From £4,200 per weekend
+44(0)7415 503554; plasdinamcountryhouse.co.uk
Walk to the top of the hills above Plas Dinam to see the majestic view which stretches down the Severn Valley to Shropshire, north to Snowdonia and far south as the Brecon Beacons.
Walk the private wood lined path through the Plas Dinam grounds to the village to eat in The Lion which recently won Mid Wales Hotel Restaurant of the Year at the Food Awards Wales.
A biography about Gwendoline and Margaret Davies called “The Gift of Sunlight” by Trevor Fishlock, a wonderful read about the history of Plas Dinam
CLAIM TO FAME
Gwendoline and Margaret Davies lived here from 1882 until the 1920s, during which time they amassed a significant Impressionist art collection, later bequeathed to the National Museum of Wales.
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