We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Forest Country House B&B and Cottages

Traveller (21)
Room & Suite (9)
Dining (1)
Gilfach Lane Kerry, Newtown SY16 4DW Wales See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
5 Star accommodation
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
27 Jan28 Jan
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 9 partner sites to see rooms from US$103.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Newtown hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","SHOW_DISCLAIMER_ASTERISK","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "4660dcd2f6574927ab5d996399bc9c18", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1074203,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[35079296],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":27,"month":1,"year":2019},"checkout":{"day":28,"month":1,"year":2019},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":103,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"4660dcd2f6574927ab5d996399bc9c18","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":122,"lowestMetaPrice":103,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":122,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":122,"lowestMetaPrice":103,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":122,"hotelName":"The Forest Country House B&B and Cottages","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjQ2NjBkY2QyZjY1NzQ5MjdhYjVkOTk2Mzk5YmM5YzE4IiwiQUlLIjoiNjY1MWI4YTcyNDlmNDM2NThlZmQ1YTRlMjhhNGM4YjYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "27/01/2019", "checkOut": "28/01/2019", "lowestPrice": "US$103", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"35079296":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (103)
Filter reviews
100 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews paul and michelle comfortable bed four poster bed extensive gardens dining room peace and quiet great shower an ideal place minute drive great place to stay well worth a visit kerry countryside hosts vale relaxation renovation
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 100 reviews
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Out of this world and I mean it. I found this hidden gem and I feel I need to share it. The owners have put so much time and effort into putting the property back into how it should be. It is beautiful with so...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank margaret1958
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

I stayed at this impressive country house B&B in order to break up a long car journey. The house was in a delightful location, very peaceful and quiet with beautiful countryside surrounding it. I had stunning views from each window in my room. The WiFi...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank 14rendal
Response from weysprings, Owner at The Forest Country House B&B and CottagesResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you very much for review and we are delighted that you enjoyed your. Please accept my apologies if you found us less hospitable than expected, we do our utmost to make everyone feel welcome and we hope you will find us more so on...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

I think calling this just a B & B does this an injustice- this was a top quality stay over. Set in beautiful grounds this property is full of character which is tastefully decorated throughout and the room absolutely first class - clean and tidy...More

Date of stay: June 2018
2  Thank Mark H
Response from weysprings, Owner at The Forest Country House B&B and CottagesResponded 9 June 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words, we really appreciate it and we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. I hope you can return again sometime

Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Stayed bank holiday weekend and will definitely be back! The owners really look after the place and are very helpful, the room was very good with a comfortable bed and a spacious bathroom, the breakfast was top notch and the actual b&b is set in...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Mike G
Response from weysprings, Owner at The Forest Country House B&B and CottagesResponded 10 May 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a kind review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay, hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Paul and Michelle have made Forest B&B a lovely Victorian peaceful place to visit. I arrived at The Forest B&B late after work in the dark having no difficulty in finding the place. I was welcomed by a charismatic building and a relaxing peaceful clean...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Greg W
View more reviews
THE FOREST is a 5 star Victorian country house B&B with self catering cottages, set in 4 acres of gardens, a mile from Kerry village with pub restaurant and 3 miles from Newtown. The 5 comfortable en-suite More double bedrooms are elegantly furnished and we have a lounge, games room, tennis court, kennels and Wifi. There are 4 cottages and a log cabin, 2 have hot tubs. The Forest is an ideal hideaway for exploring the many attractions of Mid Wales including Powis Castle. Children are welcome. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Price range
US$101 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Forest Country House B&B And Cottages Newtown, Powys, Wales
United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Newtown
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Price range
US$101 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Forest Country House B&B And Cottages Newtown, Powys, Wales
United Kingdom > Wales > Powys > Newtown
Traveller (21)
Room & Suite (9)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 nearby hotels
The Elephant & Castle Hotel
207 reviews
2.16 miles away
Gregynog Hall
170 reviews
5.77 miles away
Maesmawr Hall Hotel
442 reviews
6.05 miles away
The Dragon Hotel
356 reviews
6.79 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 67 nearby restaurants
Cafe Brisco
116 reviews
2.00 miles away
La Terrazza
228 reviews
2.03 miles away
The Waggon And Horses
112 reviews
1.88 miles away
The Granary Restaurant
384 reviews
2.03 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 19 nearby attractions
Kingfisher Kayak & Canoe Hire
29 reviews
4.63 miles away
Newtown Textile Museum
18 reviews
2.23 miles away
Dolforwyn Castle
35 reviews
3.46 miles away
The Sportsman
18 reviews
2.06 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Forest Country House B&B and Cottages staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"All rooms are luxurious"
24 Sep 2018
Read review
"All the rooms are very quiet, but the best views would be those at either the front or rear of the property."
28 Aug 2017
Read review
"Everywhere is lovely and quiet"
26 Aug 2017
Read review
"AT least 2 rooms have a twin option and are spacious corner rooms with good views"
13 Mar 2017
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing