Access Statement for Coed Owen Bunkhouse 2012
Our drive way is opposite the Nantddu Lodge Hotel entrance grid reference SO 0007915194. The drive is approximately 120 metres long with a slight curve leading you onto the farmyard and gravelled parking area. There is a sign at the bottom of the drive saying ‘Coed Owen Farm’.
Our parking area can take up to 3 mini buses and 12 cars. All parking is within 20 metres of the bunkhouse entrance.
The pathway to the front door is cobbles and flagstones. For wheelchair access, vehicles can pull right up to the entrance (within 5 metres).
We will be here to meet and greet all guests on arrival and will be happy to assist with anything.
All entrances into the main building are via large wooden doors that are 99cm wide. There is a small step at each of these doors, of 15cm up.
The flooring throughout the main building is luxury vinyl tile. On the ground floor, there are two bedrooms, one double room and a 6-bed dorm. Both doorways are 83cm wide. All top bunks in the building can be removed if necessary. Both rooms have chest of drawers and under bed storage.
A Disabled toilet and shower room are right next door to the ground bedrooms (doorway 91 cm wide) the toilet has support and grab rails fitted and a ground drain for shower.
There is no passageway smaller than 89 cm.
The kitchen and dinning room has hardwearing stainless steel work surfaces, a low-level oven, a fridge and a microwave. There are also three dining tables with space to fit a wheel chair underneath (85cm)
There is one-step of 19cm on the ground floor as you enter the drying room.
All door handles in the building are 100cm up from the floor and all key holes are 95cm up from the floor.
Blind dogs welcome.
Our nearest public transport is a 5-minute walk down the drive and along a newly tarmac pavement to the bus stop if you want to go in the Merthyr Tydfil and Cardiff direction. If you want to go in the Brecon/Newtown direction then you need to cross the A470 Road and wait outside the hotel entrance.