Llandrindod Wells

Surrounded by wonderful scenery from high mountains to deep valleys, glacial lakes to man-made reservoirs, the beauty of mid wales is truly one of Britain’s best kept secrets.

To complement these natural wonders is a plethora of activities. Llandrindod Wells boasts indoor and outdoor bowling greens, floodlight tennis courts, 18 hole golf course and activity playground. See the Dragon of the Lake, the Chalybeate spout of Rock Park, and Lover’s Leap while enjoying the historic architecture of Llandrindod Well’s Victorian buildings.

For more information explore the town’s website


The National Cycle Collection

The collection houses one of the largest and most comprehensive collections in the UK, including examples from 1819 through to the present day. A two minute walk from The Metropole Hotel and Spa.

Open 10am-4pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays all year round. Other days can usually be flexible for large groups depending on availability of staff and prior arrangement

Hotel residents can collect a 10% discount voucher from reception desk prior to visit.

The Radnorshire Museum

One minute walk from The Metropole Hotel and Spa, the museum holds artefacts relating to the former county of Radnorshire, Archaeological and Palaeontological artefacts and items from the local ruins of Roman fort Castell Collen.

Winter (October to March) opening times; 10am-4pm Tuesday to Friday; 10am-1pm Saturday

The Radnorshire Indoor Bowling Club

Situated in the centre of Llandrindod Wells and open to non-members from £4 per hour. Shoes and bowls available free of charge subject to availability. Excellent facilities for wheelchair access.

Check website for opening times and availabilty or call 01597825014

Explore Llandrindod Wells with HistoryPoints.org

Get in touch with the past while exploring Llandrindod Wells. Starting from The Metropole Hotel and Spa, look out for QR codes on windows, fences, doors, walls, gateposts and noticeboards bringing history to your mobile. Visit HistoryPoints.org for further locations around the UK