Recently re branded Llandrindod Wellness, local residents recognise that natural health and wellness are increasingly important in today’s world. Even their traditional town crest features Hygieia, the Goddess of Health.
So Llandrindod Wellness reflects the quality of life that you can enjoy here. No congestion or pollution issues and there is a real sense of community and neighbourliness too.
Whether you want a relaxing break to recuperate or to indulge in something more active, like walking or cycling in beautiful countryside, Llandrindod has it all.
The first section of the Central Wales line from Knighton to Llandrindod Wells was opened in 1865 and the whole line completed in 1868, giving a through connection from Shrewsbury to Swansea. Llandrindod was now within easy reach of the urban centres of the North West, the midlands and South Wales and visitors began to come in large numbers.
Between 1865 and 1914 the appearance of Llandrindod Wells was that of a boom town. Hotels and boarding houses sprang up along the new streets and shops were opened to meet the needs of visitors and residents. Many of the private houses were built on the grand scale characteristic of the era.
Many of these buildings still survive today, so if you would like to find out more about Llandrindod Wellness, why not come and see for yourself.