Summary of Extras

We know it can be challenging to navigate all of the options for your stay to make sure you get the most out of your stay. Our 'Friends of the Vicarage' Members voted for a summary page so here it is!

The page is split into Free extras, & options available at additional cost

Additional Cost

  • Mountain Bike Hire 

  • Guided Cycle Tours

  • MTB Skills Training

  • MTB Maintenance Workshop

  • Orienteering lesson

  • Single day guided walking bolt-ons 

  • No-frills deals for Dyfi Bike Park guests

  • Packed Lunches

  • Evenings - Charcuterie board showcasing Welsh Cheeses

  • Honesty bar - including Welsh wine, beer, soft drinks, snacks

  • Afternoon Tea - Cafetière of coffee or pot of tea in the lounge

  • Picnic set hire

  • Lunch on Corris Railway (packed lunch plus ticket £20)

  • OS Maps

  • OS approved Compasses

  • Branded water bottles to take home

  • Pop-Up restaurant (single night) inc. Ayuvedic option

  • Private Chef (multi-night)

  • Prosecco in the room on arrival

  • Celebration package in the room on arrival, wine flowers chocolate

  • Room upgrades at online check-in

  • Luxury Bath set (bath bomb, faux petals, wine) - Goddard room only

  • Extra toiletries (sustainable and reusable)

  • Shuttle service (subj to availability)

  • Run of house special rates (all rooms) (inc free event coordination)

  • Laundry & Tumble dry (not dry cleaning)

  • Group dinners @ The Black Lion in Derwenlas with shuttle

  • Access to railway car chargers over the road (cost price electricity (encourage a small adn donation to the railway))

Other packages

- Hire the whole of the Corris Railway for a day and learn to drive the train (exclusive to The Old Vicarage)

- Wildlife & bird watching package (includes reduced rate at Falconry Centre based on partnership)

- Corris Mine Explorers packages (reduced rate based on partnership)

- Multi day hiking holidays (based on partnership with local mountain guide)

-Multi day mountain bike holidays (based on partnership with local MTB experts)

-Mach Loop packages for enthusiasts

Free 

  • Fresh milk delivered to your room at 7am each morning (or at another time at your request, non dairy alternative available)

  • Flask of chilled filtered water to your room at 9pm every evening

  • Afternoon Tea in the guest lounge every day, which is a selection of different homemade cakes and/or pastries.

  • Bike Storage in our locked utility room

  • Bike wash facilities

  • Bike maintenance facilities

  • 1hr free introduction to Welsh lesson (pre-book)

  • Adapted breakfast menus for a variety of different dietary requirements

  • Vibrating pad alarm clocks for hearing impaired

  • Reusable branded water bottles in all rooms to help reduce the amount of single use plastic waste

  • Basket of towels for wild water swimming/beach days

  • Access to Radar 360 in guest lounge for Mach Loop fans

  • Early online check-in to speed up check-in process

  • Packed breakfast for early risers (pre-book)

  • Local Interest books in our library

  • Restaurant reservations on request

  • Daily changing breakfast specials menus

  • Hypo allergenic bedding (pre-book)

  • Tea & Coffee facilities in your room, including a variety of organic teas

  • Pillow menu

  • Dressing Gowns

  • Torches (it gets very dark here)

  • Members only area on our website for frequent guests with invites to free trial packages and parties

  • Bread homemade daily

  • Mach Loop viewing, have your packed lunch (adn cost) laid out on the dining tables on the terrace to watch the aircraft

  • Laid service for takeout food (Crockery, cutlery, glasses etc)

  • Free history talk on The Old Vicarage & Corris

  • Free 30 min walk of The Old Vicarage forest and grounds talking through the plans for the future and our efforts in tackling invasive species (pre-book)

  • Use of printer (up to 10 pages per booking - colour)

  • Playstation 4

  • Selection of board games

  • Walking ideas from The Old Vicarage

  • Free itinerary ideas

  • Use of Fridge/freezer

  • Reading lights

  • Menus and Guest information packs available in large print or audio

  • Detailed familiarisation walk for sight impaired

  • Walking sticks

  • Umbrellas

  • Walking gear storage