The Bear in Rhayader provides 4 Star Bed & Breakfast with a contemporary feel.

Rhayader is the first town on the River Wye and is home to the spectacular dams and reservoirs of the Elan and Claerwen Valleys. It is the perfect place to take advantage of our stunning outdoor attractions and activities.

A Warm Welcome


Guests arriving at The Bear are assured of a warm welcome by the proprietors Gwil and Sian.

We provide 4 Star Bed & Breakfast with 5 en-suite bedrooms which include on-site parking.

Gwil and Sian purchased The Bear in February 2014  and have fully renovated the premises to a high standard and guarantee a warm and                                                                                         welcoming stay.

The Breakfast Area has a traditional, contemporary feel with a beautiful original oak beamed inglenook fireplace and also has free wifi internet access throughout the building.

                  The Bear does not accept pets on the premises.

                   The guest can cancel free of charge until 2 days before arrival. The guest will be charged the total price if they cancel in the 2 days before arrival.

                    * Check-in from 15.00 to 22.30 hrs  *  Check-out from 07.30 to 10.00 hrs *


The Cosy Fireplace

The Sung

The Snug

The Snug