Facilities close to Camp Plas
Shop & Petrol Station
We have an honesty shop on site selling essentials such as milk, eggs, bread and you can also pre-order local bacon, sausages and bbq packs. Our local petrol station, butchers and Spar is 13 minutes drive away in Llanfair or there's a larger Spar in Llanfyllin which is a 20 minute drive away. Welshpool is our nearest major town (and railway station) and has little cafes, independent shops and larger food shops such as Tesco and Aldi.
Our nearest pub is 13 minutes drive away in Llanfair or you have a large choice of restaurants and pubs in Welshpool. Throughout the year we host social events onsite such as bonfire parties and pizza evenings.
We're lucky here at Camp Plas to have an amazing wealth of birds making it a bird watcher and naturalist's dream. You'll find dippers under the bridge and grey wagtails and goosanders on the river. Pyed and spotted flycatchers, wood warblers and Redstarts sing in the trees. We also have 4 species of owl to look out for with barn owls spotted in one of our barns on our night cam.
Close by there is Llanfair steam train which opened in 1903 to connect the town of Welshpool and nearby Llanfair Caereinion. They host events such as the Fish & Chips Evening Train on Sunday, May 24, 2020 and Welsh Tea on the Train on Saturday May 30th & 31st 2020 and July 25 and July 26 2020.
We are lucky enough to be a 10 minute drive away from the horseriding rainbow trails and are perfectly situation to offer accommodation near to the Rainbow Trails. Camp Plas is nestled just below the Allt Dolanog that the Melangell Horse Riding Trail is famous for. Our paddock is large enough for two horses but there is the option for more if booked in advanced. Please email us at if you have any questions