Builth Wells, located at the confluence of the Rivers Wye and Irfon in Wales, offers the perfect opportunity to witness the relaxing tranquillity the Welsh countryside has to offer, in a vibrant market town setting. Stay in one of the many hotels, bed and breakfasts or inns on offer in the town and you can experience its undeniable charm, as well as the world renowned agricultural shows and fairs that take place here.
With much of the hotel accommodation in Builth Wells concentrated around the town centre, exploring the area is a breeze with or without transportation, allowing you to take full advantage of the town’s markets, fairs and wide range of sporting activities that are available.
Agricultural Fairs and Shows in Builth Wells
If, like many, you are interested in travelling to Builth Wells to take part in the annual Royal Welsh Show, the largest of its kind in Europe, then it is worth booking your accommodation well in advance, as the show, which takes place in July, is extremely popular, garnering some 200,000 visitors a year. Hotels and guesthouses in the north of Builth Wells, close to Llanelwedd are best situated for those booking especially to visit the Royal Welsh Show. Throughout the year there a large number of other smaller shows and fairs that visitors to the town can attend.
Builth Wells Hotels for Sporting Activities
The town and surrounding area of Builth Wells is home to some excellent facilities for sporting enthusiasts. The location of the town at the confluence of two rivers means anyone interested in angling won’t be disappointed when looking for accommodation anywhere in the town. If you’re looking for the prefect hole in one, Builth Wells’s own 18 hole golf course, perfectly serviced by hotels to the west of the town, is situated amidst the stunning Welsh countryside. Builth Wells also offers a cricket club, football pitches and a sports centre with excellent facilities, catering to any visitor’s fitness needs.
Hotels for Nature Lovers
Those looking to explore the beautiful countryside that Wales has to offer would do well to consider booking hotels and guesthouses located on the outskirts of the town proper. Builth Wells is surrounded by lush rolling hills and fields of green and hotels located here are perfectly situated to offer spectacular views overlooking them.
Choosing a Hotel in Builth Wells
The charming market town of Builth Wells offers a variety of accommodation to suit any potential holidaymaker. Whether you are staying for recreation, relaxation or anything in between, you’re sure to find a hotel, guesthouse or bed and breakfast suited to your needs, and the compact layout of the town means that no matter where you choose to stay, you’ll be in a prime location to take advantage of everything Builth Wells has to offer.