Activities & Accommodation

Local Activities

HAY FESTIVAL ACCOMODATION - Excellent bed and breakfast accommodation just three miles from the festival site and on the shuttle bus route. Comfortable home from home with a choice of two double or one twin rooms; luxury continental breakfast, great restaurants within two minutes' walking distance. Plenty of parking and good mid week availability throughout the festival. Contact sue.sueburgess@gmail.com for further details.

Fly Fishing - Gludy lake - Nestling in the magnificent Brecon Beacons National Park, Gludy Lake offers a unique, unforgettable fly fishing experience. Only a few minutes drive from Brecon, this accessible and tranquil lake is a world away from life's hustle and bustle. Gludy Lake welcomes individual fly fishermen, small groups, and corporate groups of fly fishermen.

Canoe On the River Wye - What better way to enoy the stunning local scenery than caneoing down the river Wye, stopping off along the way for a bite to eat and a refreshing drink at the Three Tuns. The companies listed below will drop you off at the start of your journey and pick you up on the return.
Celtic Canoes
Want to Canoe?
Wye Valley Canoes

Canoeing, Kayaking and Gorge Walking - Adventure activities, Canadian canoes and kayaks for hire with fully qualified instructors. Gorge walking, scrambling and coasteering packages also available from the companies below.
Ultimate Activity Company
Ultimate Canoe and Kayak
Ultimate Gorge Walking
Left Bank Canoe Hire

Bike Hire, Cycling and Walking - Drover Holidays can tailor tours and routes to your exact requirements. Whether you are looking for leisure cycling, a walking weekend or kids cycle hire, just give them a call they will arrange it.
Drover Holidays

Black Mountains Activities - A comprehensive range of outdoor activities from white water rafting to climbing and mountain bike hire.

Luxury Country House, Pembrokeshire - Iain and Emma, who own the Three Tuns, have spent the last two years refurbishing a luxury country house with stunning water views, on the Pembrokeshire coast. Four Ashes sleeps 12, and the adjacent Oyster Reach cottage sleeps 4. These exclusive properties are available for holiday rental.

Cefn Waun - Cottage in the Woods - A charming stone two-bedroom holiday cottage nestled at the foot of the Black Mountains, perfect for an active walking holiday or a secluded, romantic getaway.

Local Accommodation

The Bear Bed & Breakfast
Tel: 01497 821 302

The Severn Stars Bed & Breakfast
Tel: 01497 820 886

La Fosse Guest House
Tel: 01497 820 613

Tinto House B&B
Tel: 01497 821 556

The Old Castle Inn
Self-contained Cottage Bed & Breakfast, nr Hay-on-Wye
Tel: 01497 831 063

Cosy Under Canvas
Tel: 01497 851 603

Lower House Bed & Breakfast
Tel: 01497 820 773

Herefordshire Borders Cottages
An independent agency with a small portfolio of exceptional 4 & 5 star cottages in Herefordshire and the Welsh Borders
Tel: 01544 327 121