Road closed beneath Penbont House from 1st November, so access is via the Aberystwyth mountain road and down through Pont ar Elan.
Due to this our wintering opening is Thursday – Sunday

Call to book: 01597 811515


Welcome to Penbont House

Located right in the heart of the Elan Valley Estate, Penbont House provides the perfect respite from everyday stresses. Whether you have time for a cup of tea, a leisurely lunch or an overnight getaway – Penbont House is ready to welcome you.

We are fully open inside and out between 10am and 4pm during the winter months.

There is currently a  road closure in place from 01.11.21 to 31.01.22

Just below Penbont House where tree felling will be taking place.

DECEMBER OPEN WEDS, THURS, FRI, SAT, SUN (closed Mon-Tues) 10 – 4pm

JANUARY OPEN THURS, FRI, SAT, SUN (closed Mon-Weds) 10 – 4pm, Pensioners Special Fridays, Sunday Roasts from 16th Jan, Afternoon Tea-Thurs, Fri, Sat

Access to Penbont will be via Craig Goch, you will need to turn right in Cwmdauddwr where the brown sign is situated

(there will be road closure signs which appear as if the road is closed but it is open as far as Penbont, so please ignore these signs!), then turn left at Pont ar Elan, signposted Elan Valley, you will come in the top way which is just 2 miles further and very scenic 😊

For our Coronavirus cancellation policy please visit Coronavirus page.

We are recruiting for cleaners, waiters and cooks, permanent all year round positions, please email or call 01597 811515

About Penbont House

Penbont House has seen many faces and taken many shapes. Some know it as the “Flickering Lamp” but we hope you will all know it soon for its fantastic facilities and its warm welcome!

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About Penbont House

What's on at Penbont House

As part of the wider Elan Valley offering Penbont House will play host to events throughout the year. Check out the events section for more details.