Overview of Y Dderwen ..Can you imagine yourself relaxing in a bubbling hot tub with a glass of your favourite fizz in hand over looking rolling Welsh hills? Well, then look no further!
Introducing, Y Dderwen, one of two luxury Glamping Pods located near the idyllic Lake Vyrnwy. If you are looking for a relaxing getaway or a base for exploring then this could be the property for you!
This immaculately presented Pod comes complete with open plan area inside the property, this leaves a spacious and airy feel. The modern, grey kitchen area comes complete with two ring hob, microwave, toaster & kettle as well as a space saving breakfast bar for meal times.
To the back of the property you will find the the plush double bed, the perfect place for your breakfast in the morning or to relax in after a day of exploring in the evening.
Chill out on the comfy sofa and get stuck in to your favourite series on the flat screen TV. Are you planning a stay for more than two of you? This handy sofa doubles up as a bed to accommodate up to 4 people!
This property has a walk in shower, wash basin & flushing WC.
If the interior sounds good, wait until you read about the outside! As we have already mentioned this property has its own private hot tub, as well as outdoor seating to make the most of those warm, sunny evenings with some alfresco dining. Included is also a fire pit, perfect to sit around whilst gazing up at the twinkling night sky.
The Roberts family would love to share a part of their lovely location on the edge of the Dyfnant Forest near to Lake Vyrnwy, with beautiful views of the hills and surrounding countryside.
It is the perfect retreat holiday for friends, romantic getaways, family breaks and those looking to get away from busy modern life. Just bring yourselves and start making unforgettable memories. A place to relax, refresh and recharge.
Check out Yr Onnen if you are wishing to book a stay for up to 8 people!
Eating & Drinking..Planning a holiday to Y Dderwen and would like to know some of the best places to eat out? Or eat in at your property?
Have a look at some of our recommendations from fine dining to pub grub to takeaways - we have got it all covered here!
Lake Vyrnwy Hotel, Llanwddyn (4.5 miles)
Providing wholesome food, using seasonal fresh local produce for which Wales and its borderlands are renowned.
Cann Office Hotel, Llangadfan (7 miles)
Traditional Country Inn with a warm welcome and excellent food - our top choice!
The Railway Inn, Penybontfawr (8 miles)
A warm welcome awaits you at this traditional 200 year old Welsh Country Pub serving delicious home cooked food and a selection of drinks including locally brewed ale.
Dyffryn Cafe & Restaurant, Foel (8,5 miles)
Offers breakfasts, selection of light and cooked lunches and homemade cakes.
01938 820 214
The Cain Valley Hotel, Llanfyllin (10 miles)
Whether you’re up for a snack or a full meal, featuring traditional pub fare or home cooked recipes, as well as the tried and tested pub favourites, this menu has something for everyone's taste.
The Station Grill, Llansantffraid (16 miles)
Featuring traditional pub meals, children's menu with great outside balcony and children's play area.
01691 828 478
The Sun, Llansantffraid (16 miles)
Newly refurbished, modern dining, locally sourced ingredients
01691 282 804
Wynnstay Arms Hotel, Llanrhaeadr-Ym-Mochnant (18 miles)
Enjoy fine food & wines in the Restaurant and in the conservatory overlooking the garden.
Artisans Coffee Shop, Llanwddyn (4 miles)
Popular cafe serving daily with excellent service.
Cwpan Pinc, Llangadfan (7 miles)
Excellent home cooked food, will small grocery shop and post office.
01938 820 633
Something Tasty, Llanfyllin (10 miles)
Traditional cafe serving hot and cold meals.
01691 649 121
The Palace India, Llansantffraid (16 miles)
01691 828 152
The Eagles Fish and Chips, Llanfyllin (10 miles)
01691 648 153
Golden Valley Chinese, Llanymynech -(19.5 miles)
01691 830 426
Dafarn Newydd Stores, Llanwddyn (3 miles)
Friendly service to local residents, day trippers and holidaymakers alike, selling a wide range of goods general groceries, fresh fruit and vegetables, bread and cakes, frozen food, off-licence sales, newspapers and magazines, diesel and petrol.
Llwydiarth Post Office and Shop (4 miles)
Selling a wide range of general groceries, off license sales, news papers, diesel and petrol.
01938 820 208
Things To Do ..
Our 'Things To Do' page has lots of places to go and sites to see but here you will find recommended places in the locality of Y Dderwen ..
You will also find lots of Further Information about the surrounding area at the property!
Lake Vyrnwy, Llanwddyn (4.5 miles)
A must see whilst staying in the area, walk, cycle or drive around the scenic lake. Or if you are looking for something more relaxing check out the spa or more thrill seeking the boating and water sports.
Pistyll Rhaeadr Waterfall, Llanrhaeadr Ym Mochnant (15 miles)
Visit the highest waterfall in Wales, located in the Berwyn Mountains. Lots of public footpaths and a tea room.
Powis Castle, Welshpool (22 miles)
A medieval castle, fortress and grand country house with beautiful gardens and walks.
Derwen Garden Centre, Guilsfield (20 miles)
visit farm shop or stroll around landscaped gardens, restaurant and gift shop.
Coed y Dinas, Welshpool (22 miles)
Large and unique shopping centre created from old farm buildings - restaurant serving hot and cold food and Sunday lunch.
Park Hall Farm, Oswestry (27 miles)
Countryside experience for all the family.
Bala Lake, Bala (19 miles)
Largest natural lake in Wales.
Llanfair Light Railway, Llanfair Caereinion (14 miles)
Steam train trips through beautiful Mid Wales with experience for everyone.
One of three national trails in Wales that passes the property, so this pod is an excellent base if you are an avid walker.
Additional Information ..Do you want to know a little bit more on what Y Dderwen has included before arriving?
Then look no further we have all the information you could possibly need right here!
Check In / Check Out
Check In is from 4pm and Check Out by 10am.
One x double bed
One x sofa bed
Dyfnant Pods offers hamper/packages via prior arrangement that can cater for a variety of different occasions (birthdays, anniversaries etc). They can be delivered to your property prior to check- in.
Please contact [email protected] for more information and prices.
Linen & Towels
All bed linen is provided.
One hand towel & 1 bath sheet are provided per guest.
If using the hot tub we recommend also bringing your own towels too!
Cots & Highchairs
Travel cots & a high chairs for your stay can be provided for your stay. These are to be booked through us prior to your stay.
The travel cots do not have bedding included.
Hot Tub & Outside Area
This property has its own private hot tub, what better way to relax during your stay then making full use of this whilst admiring the beautiful view!
They are emptied, cleaned, and re-filled at every change over - please be mindful that they may not be up to temperature when you first arrive.
The outside area come complete with fire pit, and cooking grill, as well as outdoor seating for alfresco dining. A starter pack of logs are provided for the firepit and additional logs can be purchased during your stay.
The kitchen come complete with 2 hobs, microwave, fridge with small freezer compartment, toaster and kettle. We leave for all guests 2 tea towels, sponge, cloth and washing up liquid. On your arrival you will find complimentary tea, coffee, sugar and milk as well as a welcome pack basket. In the cupboards you will find mugs, water-glasses, wine glasses, bowls, dinner plates, and tea plates, as well as cutlery, utensils, 2 saucepans, frying pan, jug and mixing bowl.
In the shower room you will find a shower, hand sink, flushing toilet & towel rail as well as toilet paper, hand soap & shower gel.
This property has Wi-Fi.
This Pod is heated with an electric radiator.
There is ample parking space at the site.
Meet the Owners ..Dyfnant Pods are owned and managed by the Roberts family - Edith, Hywel and daughters Sian and Siwan.
We live on a beef and sheep just down the road from the site so we are never far away if you have any questions or queries during your stay.
Reviewed on 11/05/2022
I have had a wonderful few days in your beautiful pod. You have put so much thought into every detail to ensure that guests have a relaxing and enjoyable stay. I enjoyed walks around Lake Vyrnwy and Pistyll Rhaeadr Waterfall and an amazing swim in Lake Bala. I cannot wait to come back! Best wishes and thank you!
Views are beautiful
Reviewed on 06/06/2022
Such a lovely weekend had by all the family. Was good to be away from busy Birmingham and in the quite countryside. Pod is amazing and views are beautiful. Lovely friendly owners. Can’t wait to come back again soon. Kids had a lot of fun. Thank you!
Reviewed on 13/06/2022
We have had a lovely time and have loved every minute! The pod is gorgeous and the views top it off as well as the hot tub. We visited the waterfall which is a must see! We also visited the nearby lake. Thank you for having us. We will defo be back!
Reviewed on 04/07/2022
We have had a lovely time (perfect views and facilities). Everything was fab, wish we could of stayed longer we will defo be back! We visited the lake and the waterfall and then had food and drinks at the hotel/spa, would defo recommend. (All the little touches made it).
Perfect Little Get Away
Reviewed on 18/07/2022
We have really enjoyed our stay, the perfect little get away! We visited the waterfall and the lake which were breathtaking! A very enjoyable meal had at the Cain Valley Hotel – would highly recommend. Thank you for a wonderful stay.