Berriew has for several years running won the ‘Best Kept Village in Wales’ award.
Berriew is one of the most charming scenic villages.
Old black and white timbered buildings line the River Rhiw which winds its way through the village.
More information on Berriew can be found on the Berriew Village and Community Website
Powis Castle is only 5 miles away. Medieval castle rising dramatically above the world-famous garden, overhung with clipped yews, shelters rare and tender plants. Laid out under the influence of Italian and French styles, it retains its original lead statues and an orangery on the terraces. High on a rock above the terraces, the castle, originally built circa 1200, began life as a medieval fortress.
Offa’s Dyke Path is one of twelve designated National Trails. It is the only national trail to follow a man-made feature. Built by Offa, King of Mercia between 757 and 796 AD the dyke formed the boundary between England & Wales, running 182 miles from Prestatyn in the north to Sedbury, near Chepstow in the south.
Berriew is home to Andrew Logan’s Museum of Sculpture, he is a world-renowned artist famed for staging the first ever Alternative Miss World Contest! Silver Scenes where some of the finest crafted designs are on display is also well worth a visit.
The Hotel is just yards form the Aqua duct carrying the Montgomery Canal, which is part of the Servern Way – very popular with walkers.