Outdoor Pursuits

at The Lion Royal, Rhayader

The Lion Royal Hotel Rhayader - Outdoor Pursuits - Walking, hiking, rambling, Cycling, mountain biking, Bird and wildlife watching, Fishing, Sailing

The Lion Royal Hotel is ideally situated for Outdoor Pursuit holidays.

  • The local area provides fabulous opportunities for:
  • Walking, hiking & rambling
  • Cycling & mountain biking
  • Bird & wildlife watching
  • Fishing
  • The Lion Royal Hotel Rhayader - Walking Hiking Rambling Orienteering and Hill climbing

    Walking, Hiking & Rambling

    The Lion Royal is literally on the 136 mile Wye Valley Walk which runs from Chepstow in the south to Plynlimon in the north. The Elan Valley also provides spectacular opportunities for exploring on foot.

    The Lion Royal Hotel Rhayader - Safe Cycling and Mountain Biking

    Cycling & Mountain Biking

    Whether on or off road, the area around The Lion Royal is a great place to discover on two wheels. Both bike hire & repair facilities are within walking distance of the hotel.

    The Lion Royal Hotel Rhayader - Bird and wildlife watching

    Bird & Wildlife Watching

    The local area is host to a staggering variety of wildlife. Red Kites are fed daily at Gigrin Farm. Also nearby is the 410 acre Gilfach Nature Reserve.

    The Lion Royal Hotel Rhayader - Angling - Fly and Course Fishing


    With rivers & reservoirs on the doorstep it's little wonder that this is a great place for fishing. There's lots of useful information on the Rhayader Angling website & fishing tackle is also available in town.

    The Lion Royal Hotel Rhayader - Outdoor Pursuits

    With thirteen en-suite bedrooms, secure parking, clothes / kit drying facilites and a comfortable residents bar with log-burning stove, the Lion Royal Hotel is the ideal base for Outdoor Pursuit holidays.

    For groups of any size, we are happy to accomodate your needs. Please get in touch.