Come and unwind at The Start in a comfortable and rural location on the banks of the River Wye, 300 yards from the centre of Hay on Wye, on the edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park and at the foot of The Black Mountains, Wales.
Our bed and breakfast has off road parking and a large garden going down to the river, with hens roaming free, taking care of your eggs for breakfast.Green tourism is important, and we like to think we live in an environmentally friendly way, we home produce most things and shop locally for everything else.
Breakfast is in the dining room between 8 and 9 am and comes in a variety of shapes and sizes, all served with home-baked bread and unusual home-made jams and marmalade’s. We can easily cater for coeliac and vegetarian, just let us know.
All bedrooms have river views and our home retains many of its original features. We have a Jack&Jill suite, two connected rooms, ideal for walkers or families.
Let us provide you with the perfect base for book buying, bird watching, star-gazing or just breathing! Cyclists and walkers very welcome, and we can offer delicious home made packed lunches and free flask filling! Cycle lock-up and drying facilities.
We also offer a range of packages for a special romantic break, an activity packed short break or weekend break with a difference, phone for further details for a tailor-made antidote to your busy life!
The B&B is available to rent as a large self catering property, please ring for details.
Hay On Wye
Visit Hay On Wye a pretty town set in magnificent countryside on the east bank of the River Wye. Hay is at the northernmost point of the Brecon Beacons National Park and is bounded by the Black Mountains to the west and south. Hay developed as an important stopover on the coaching route, with dozens of inns and pubs.
It is an international destination for bibliophiles, with over twenty fascinating bookshops to browse, many selling specialist and collectable books. There are also many boutique shops and so much to be discovered, for example what must be one of the most luxurious small cinemas in the country!
Visit Herefordshire and explore a county of rolling, green countryside interrupted by villages steeped in history and interest. There’s plenty to see and do but there’s no escaping the sense of peace and fresh air, visit What’s On In Herefordshire to find out what’s happening, when and where, during your stay.