Self-catering country cottages in Wales for walkers and walking holidays
Explore Wales on foot whilst enjoying a cottage holiday. Wales has some excellent coastal paths for long distance walks plus superb inland terrain ranging from plains to the mountains of Snowdonia.
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Suran-Y-Coed is a high quality Scandinavian wooden holiday lodge set within private fenced grounds near a babbling stream. This is a wonderful spot for wildlife watching where you can look out for the buzzards or kites whilst you walk and listen to the little owls at night. Take in great views of the surrounding hills and natural woodlands that shelter this private valley. This is the perfect location for a peaceful walking holiday in Wales. With a high quality interior and exterior, this is a truly comfortable base for your walking break.
Sitting room with Sky TV
Games room with snooker table
Bedroom and kitchen
This delightful wooden holiday lodge is situated on a working farm which offers sublime views of the Radnor Forest, the Brecon Beacons, the Black Mountains and even the Malvern Hills on a good clear day. Guests are welcome to walk around the farm and for more activities, there is a fishing pool on site which is well stocked with brown trout and fishing cab be booked (daily rates apply). More fishing can also be enjoyed at nearby Pen-y-Clawdd Pools.
No pets and no smoking permitted at this working farm.
Telephone Chris on 01547 550 348 or click on a photograph of the log cabin/pine lodge to find out more.
St. Nons Bay luxury holiday cottages in St. David's
For a walking holiday in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park take a look at St Nons Bay Cottages. With a location close to the seaside and Pembrokeshire Coastal Path, there are 4 high quality holiday cottages to choose from at this St David’s location. With each cottage having its own private sheltered garden complete with garden furniture, this is a wonderfully relaxing location to return to after days out walking along the Pembrokeshire coast.
Telephone 01437 720 616 or click on link above for more details.
Most walkers head for national parks in north Wales at one time or another.
For a taste of the good life whilst on a walking holiday why not stay at Gwynfryn Farm? There are 12 holiday cottages at this organic farm, so whatever your group size, this could be a great place to stay. Situated close to the coast in Pwllheli, Snowdonia National Park is within reach for excursions and its wealth of footpaths and trails await.
The location is perfect for walking, cycling and sightseeing. Footpaths start at the farm. If you wish to play golf, there are 7 golf courses within 20 miles. Wonderful clean sandy beaches and coves are just 4 miles away where you might be lucky enough to spot a dolphin or a sunbathing seal. Snowdonia with spectacular mountain scenery, and numerous walks and footpaths, is 20 miles away.
The cottages are pet-friendly with a small extra charge for dogs.
Contact: Mrs. C. G. Ellis on 01758 612 536
Luxury 5 star Cottages in national Parkland - ideal for walkers and ramblers
Book a stay at Glyn Uchaf Cottages and look forward to many good walks both locally and further afield. Nestled amongst 11 acres of National parklands, there are walks from the doorstep in this part of Wales.
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Nearby enjoy hiking in the hills around Conwy along with treks near the Sycnant Pass. With Snowdonia National Park with its mountains and beautiful coast within easy reach, you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to footpaths and trekking opportunities here.
After all that activity return to your 5 star rated holiday cottage at Glyn Uchaf where pets are welcome and if you have any energy left walk around the local nature reserve and do a spot of wildlife watching.
Telephone 01492 622053 or click on a photograph for details.
Self-catering cottage holidays in Wales
Enjoy a self-catering holiday in Wales combined with trips to the beach
Walking holidays in the Snowdonia National Park
Bryn Afwal is an attractive 19th Century, semi detached, stone built 2 bedroom cottage situated in the tiny hamlet of Nant Gwynant, close to the River Glaslyn and Lake Gwynant in the heart of Snowdonia. Recently renovated to a high standard combining some original features with modern fixtures and fittings, Bryn Afon is surrounded by some of the most dramatic scenery in the Snowdonia National Park.
The property offers a warming wood fuel stove and a lovely terraced garden providing wonderful mountain views. Nearby is the start of the famous Watkin Path, which ascends Snowdon, and with the Yr Aran and Moel Hebog mountains close by, this is a paradise for climbing, walking and mountain biking. Visit the village of Beddgelert, Porthmadog, wonderful Black Rock Sands beach and picturesque Betws-y-Coed.
The area offers peace and tranquillity that is rich in wild life and is a haven for rare birds. Please click on the photograph for details about this cottage holiday in the Snowdonia National Park.
Useful links for self-catering walking holidays
- Cottages in Brecon for Brecon Beacons
- Cottages in England for walkers
- Cottages in Scotland for walkers
- Cottages for walkers in the Peak District
- Cottages in the Pennines
- Cottages near the Thames Path
- Cottages on Exmoor
- Holiday country cottages Wiltshire Downs
A luxurious pine lodge near Offa's Dyke, long distance footpath, in Powys, Wales