Rhandirmwyn Campsite

Approx. Family Price
£10.00 to £35.00
Take a Look
View of a camping field at Rhandirmwyn Campsite
The River Towy flowing alongside Rhandirmwyn Campsite
A list of local places to eat
The Bird Hide at the campsite
Inside the bird hide at the campsite

Rhandirmwyn is a Camping and Caravanning Club campsite, just outside the Brecon Beacons National Park.

The site is nestled in a valley alongside the River Towy.

The campsite is flat and has three camping fields: hardstanding (closest to the facilities), grass with EHU, and a non-electric grass field.
There are also lodges at the campsite.

Our Review

We spent the August Bank Holiday break at Rhandirmwyn campsite, and had glorious weather to boot!

We took a tent and camped in the non-electric field, with the River Towy running alongside.

View of a camping field at Rhandirmwyn Campsite

This is us pitched in the camping field. This field doesn’t have EHU. There are other fields that do.

Rhandirmwyn is located in a valley with hills all around, and so you are guaranteed waking up to a good view.

The River Towy was a gentle trickle and was popular with kids trying to cool down during the hot weather. Though this river can get much more dangerous when in flood, so you’ll need to watch your kids if you visit this campsite.

The River Towy flowing alongside Rhandirmwyn Campsite

The River Towy flows next to Rhandirmwyn campsite and was popular with kids in the summer with its cool, shallow waters. However, when there has been a lot of rain, you’ll need to keep your kids out of it.

The facilities on this campsite were excellent, though there is just the one shower block, and a queue can form for the showers during peak season and peak times. The showers were warm and powerful 🙂

The Rhandirmwyn Campsite Shower Block

Rhandirmwyn campsite just has the one facilities block. This includes laundry and washup, as well as showers and toilets.

A list of local places to eat

Some of the nearby places to eat

Nearby the campsite is the Royal Oak, which we popped along to for a drink.

If you fancy a little longer walk, then the Towy Bridge Inn is very picturesque and does excellent food. We visited there twice 🙂

The Towy Bridge Inn near the Rhandirmwyn campsite

This was our favourite pub we visited. Excellent meals and a perfect location to sit out next to the River Towy.

Overlooking the River Towy at the Towy Bridge Inn

Enjoying a seat with the view at the Towy Bridge Inn.

There is a walk from the Rhandirmwyn campsite that follows the river towards the Towy Bridge Inn. However, we found this quite boggy, and this would be unusable when the river is in flood. Alternatively, the walk along the country lane doesn’t take much longer.

The footpath from the Rhandirmwyn Campsite to the Towy Bridge Inn

There is a footpath from near the campsite that goes some of the way to the Towy Bridge Inn. However, even in good weather this is boggy and would be impassible if the river is in flood.

There are plenty of walks in the area, including an RSPB Nature Reserve.

You can also find many beaches alongside the River Towy, which make an excellent spot for a picnic.

Picnic by the Towy

Enjoying a picnic on the shores of the River Towy.

Enjoying a Walk

There are plenty of places to walk near the Rhandirmwyn campsite.


We really enjoyed our stay at Rhandirmwyn campsite. There’s so much more in the area we have yet to explore.

The campsite is one of our favourites now, and we’re sure we’ll be back there as soon as we can.

Planning your visit
What can pitch at the campsite?
Campsite Facilities
Electric Hook-up
Chemical Disposal
Camping & Touring Pitches
Grass Grass with Electric Hardstanding with Electric Fully Serviced
Other Accommodation Available
Pushchair Friendly
Dogs Welcome
Play Park

This is a flat campsite with three camping fields plus holiday lodges.
There are a laundry room and a wash-up, all located at the main facilities block.
A small shop is in reception.

WiFi is free but the signal isn’t that strong in parts of the site. Also, note that internet access is very slow in the area around Rhandirmwyn, and there is no mobile service for some providers.

Shower Details

The showers are free and located in the shower block.

Facilities Photo
The Rhandirmwyn Campsite Shower Block
One of the showers at Rhandirmwyn Campsite
Electric Hookups

Electric hook-ups are available on hardstanding and grass pitches.

Nearby Places Serving Food

The Royal Oak is the nearest pub, which is just up the lane from the Campsite.
A little further away is the Towy Bridge Inn, which has benches outside facing the River Towy (some outside tables are covered if the weather isn’t good).

Check-in From
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Check Out By
12:00 pm
Typical cost for a family
£10.00 - £35.00
How to get here

Here’s where you can find Rhandirmwyn Campsite.


Do not follow your sat nav after Llandovery. Please check the directions available on the Camping and Caravanning Club’s website, as they have details for approaching the site if you are towing a caravan or have a motorhome since there are many small single-track roads.

Contact Details

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