Recommended self-catering cottages near Hay-on-Wye

Local info

 
 

Local info

Hay is world-renowned for books and bookshops, and there are plenty of shops to browse and places to eat and drink. Visit www.hay-on-wye.co.uk.

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CINEMA

We are very lucky to have a fantastic 50-seater cinema in Hay.
It is possibly the most comfortable cinema in the world!
Location: Brook Street, Hay-on-Wye. Tel 01497 820 322  http://tickets.boothbooks.co.uk

SWIMMING POOLs   

Please ring first to check availability.

The Seven Stars has a pool and sauna which you can book for private use.
Location: 11 Broad Street, Hay-on-Wye. Tel 01497 820 886

Riverside Caravan Park pool and Jacuzzi. Location: Bronllys LD3 0HL. Tel 01874 711 320

The Burton Hotel Luxury Spa and Pool. Location: Kington (30 minutes’ drive from Hay). Tel 01544 231 995. www.burtonhotel.co.uk/cloud9spa

Brecon Leisure centre pool. www.freedom-leisure.co.uk/centres/brecon-leisure-centre/

HAY MARKET DAY

Hay Market is on every Thursday morning until 1pm. Antiques and bric-a-brac, cheeses and dairy products, fresh fish and game, garden plants and flowers, greetings cards, home-made cakes and savouries, household goods and clothes, locally baked organic bread, homemade preserves and chutneys, fruit and vegetables and more.

RESTAURANTS in hay

There are plenty of food places to chose from in Hay itself, which boasts many pubs and restaurants with great food and lots of cafés.

Tomatitoes Tapas Bar, Lion Street, Hay-on-Wye. Tel 01497 820 772
Chapters, St John’s Place, Hay-on-Wye (opening July 2019)
The Swan Hotel, Hay-on-Wye. Tel 01497 821 188
Red Indigo Indian Cuisine, 10 Castle Street, Hay-on-Wye. Tel 01497 821 999
Shepherds Parlour (a must!), 9 High Town, Hay-on-Wye. Tel 01497 821 898

PUBS in hay

The Old Black Lion, Lion Street, Hay-on-Wye. Quiet. Friendly staff.
The Three Horseshoes, Felindre. Great beer and food at a decent price. Friendly staff.
The Blue Boar, Castle Street, Hay-on-Wye. Tel 01497 820 884. Tim Taylor beer. Great pub.
The Three Tuns. Tel:01497821855. Italian menu.
The Rose and Crown (sports bar)

eat & drink further afield

The River Café, Glasbury HR3 5NP. Tel 01497 847 007
Foyles, Glasbury HR3 5LH. Tel 01497 847 550
The Tram Inn, Eardisley HR3 6PG. Tel 01544 327 251
The Roast Ox Inn, Painscastle LD2 3JL. Tel 01497 851 398
Llangoed Hall, Llyswen LD3 0YP. Tel 01874 754 525. www.llangoedhall.co.uk
The Felin Fach Griffin, Felin Fach, near Brecon, LD3 0UB. Tel 01874 620 111. www.felinfachgriffin.co.uk

TAKEAWAYS in Hay

Red Indigo Indian Cuisine. Tel 01497 821 999
Terri’s Fish and Chips (just down from the clock tower)

SUPERMARKETs

Co-op, Newport Street, Hay-on-Wye HR3 5BZ
Deliveries available from Waitrose, Tesco, Sainsburys, Asda

POST OFFICE

The Post Office is located in the centre of Hay-on-Wye, next to the Butter Market.

CASH POINT

The cashpoint in Hay is located at the Post Office. Cash back is also available in several of the shops.

PETROL STATIONS

The two nearest petrol stations are in Clyro (HR3 5SB) and Glasbury (HR3 5NP).

TAXI SERVICES

Booktown Taxis, Hay-on-Wye. Tel 07881 726 547
Herdman Coaches and Minibuses. Tel 01497 847 100 or 01497 851 616

TOURIST INFORMATION CENTREs

Hay-on-Wye TIC is located at Hay Craft Centre, right next to Hay Car Park on Oxford Road. Tel 01497 820 144
Talgarth TIC Tel 01874 712 226
Brecon TIC Tel 01874 622 485

CHURCHES

St Eigon’s Church, Llanigon (Church of Wales)
St Mary’s Chuch, Hay-on-Wye (Church of Wales)
St Joseph’s RC Church, Hay-on-Wye
Salem Baptist Chapel, Bell Bank, Hay-on-Wye
Bethesda Evangelical Church, Oxford Road, Hay-on-Wye

NEAREST BUS STOPS

Destination: Brecon and Hereford
Location (Brecon bus): Hay-on-Wye Car Park, Oxford Road
Location (Hereford bus): Opposite side of road from Car Park, Oxford Road