Self catering and country cottages in Wales

Wales

Many dream of taking a country cottage holiday in Wales to spend enjoyable time in the awe inspiring Snowdonia national park.

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Similarly, others opt for a cottage holiday in or near the Brecon Beacons to enjoy the great outdoors. Wales also has miles and miles of stunning coastline where you may be lucky enough to spot puffins or seals. Whether you enjoy rambling, mountaineering, wildlife watching or just love fantastic scenery, Wales has lots to offer for self catering holidays.

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Wales is a good choice for many for family breaks. There are lots of opportunities in Wales for outdoor activities which both adults and children can enjoy with the added benefit of tiring kids out, leaving you hopefully to have a relaxing evening whilst the kids sleep. Where budgets allow, there are some large country cottages in Wales with games rooms which are always good for keeping the family occupied but there are also cottage complexes which very often have shared family friendly facilities like games rooms or pools. Wales isn? just for families though, with stunning scenery, Wales is equally suited for romantic cottage breaks.

Wales is home to three national parks. These are Snowdonia which covers both mountainous and coastal areas, the Pembrokeshire Coast and the Brecon Beacons. Wales is a country with great natural beauty and should have something for everyone. Wales is a particularly good choice for a self catering holiday if you enjoy active outdoor activities but there are also plenty of opportunities for relaxing if that is what you prefer to do. If you are looking to recharge your batteries you may like to find accommodation with a hot tub or a swimming pool. Wales even has a number of seaside resorts if you love to spend time by the sea. One thing is for sure, Wales is a country with a proud sense of its identity and heritage. This makes Wales an interesting and appealing country for a break away.

Self catering accommodation in Wales is varied and there are small cottages for couples and large ones for families or big groups. Some have added extras like four poster or king size beds. If ratings are important to you, then look for 5 star assessed cottages or if being green is essential to you, search for a Welsh cottage with a green tourism gold award. If you have special requirements do use our search assistant to help you find a cottage in Wales to meet your needs. Cottage owners or agencies can also be really useful sources of information when it comes to advising on the local area and the best places to go and the best things to do. Do ask them for their list of recommendations when it comes to booking your cottage break in Wales.

111 rental properties

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Fairlea Grange, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, South Wales , Wales

8 bedroom Historical Townhouse

sleeps 8 - 20 guests
8 - 20
8 bedrooms
8
8 bathrooms
8
dog-friendly cottage, 3 dog(s) welcome
3

This beautiful Gothic style townhouse with its spacious large rooms and 8 bedrooms is a fantastic holiday house for big groups of up to 20, with a sauna, warm bubbly hot tub and games room with table tennis and snooker there is plenty to keep groups entertained and the house is situated just 10 minutes’ walk from the heart of Abergavenny.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £2450
Next availability:
from 29 November to 03 December 21 from 06 December to 10 December 21

The Manor on the Monnow, Monmouth, Monmouthshire, South Wales , Wales

11 bedroom Large Country House

sleeps 12 - 24 guests
12 - 24
11 bedrooms
11
9 bathrooms
9
dog-friendly cottage

Spacious 11 bedroom country house rental on outskirts of Monmouth with warm bubbly indoor hot tub, games room with table tennis, pool plus table football and 2 acres of gardens complete with children’s play facilities.

Special features: free internet access, games room, indoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £3450
Next availability:
from 29 November to 03 December 21 from 06 December to 10 December 21

Orchard House, Monmouth, Monmouthshire, South Wales , Wales

10 bedroom Large Country House

sleeps 12 - 24 guests
12 - 24
10 bedrooms
10
8 bathrooms
8
dog-friendly cottage, 3 dog(s) welcome
3

Whether for a birthday party, a reunion or a family holiday, this large country house close to the Wye Valley with its beautiful interior, lovely country views and games room with pool table, table football and table tennis could be the ideal choice.

Special features: free internet access, games room.

Weekly Price from: £2250
Next availability:
from 29 November to 03 December 21 from 05 December to 10 December 21

High Cloud, Monmouth, Monmouthshire, South Wales , Wales

10 bedroom Self-Catering Farmhouse and Barn

sleeps 2 - 24 guests
2 - 24
10 bedrooms
10
7 bathrooms
7
dog-friendly cottage

Experience something special at High Cloud with stunning panoramic views of the Welsh countryside, an outdoor swimming pool, a private hot tub, a games room and a location close to Sugarloaf Mountain plus accommodation for up to 24 people, ideal for large groups and big families.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £1670
Next availability:
from 29 November to 03 December 21 from 06 December to 10 December 21

Tan Y Graig Country House, Pentraeth, Anglesey, North Wales, Wales

6 bedroom Large Country House

sleeps 4 - 16 guests
4 - 16
6 bedrooms
6
3 bathrooms
3
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2
5 star

High ceilings, elegant accommodation including one four poster bedroom and a games room with pool table, lush gardens and a fantastic location await you at this impressive 6 bedroom country house, sleeping up to 16, this is great house for groups of friends or family looking to holiday close to the coast on the Isle of Anglesey, the local beach is less than a mile away.

Special features: free internet access, games room.

Weekly Price from: £1604
Next availability:
from 29 November to 23 December 21 from 05 January to 27 March 22

Dog-Friendly Conwy Valley Cottage, Llansannan, Conwy, North Wales, Wales

2 bedroom Holiday Bungalow

sleeps 2 - 4 guests
2 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
3 star

Charming 2 bedroom dog-friendly rural retreat, set in the Conwy Valley in North Wales.

Weekly Price from: £262
Next availability:
from 04 March to 08 April 22 from 15 April to 12 August 22

Yr Hen Festri Unique Holiday House, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, North Wales, Wales

3 bedroom Holiday Chapel Conversion/Former Vestry

sleeps 2 - 5 guests
2 - 5
3 bedrooms
3
3 bathrooms
3
no dogs allowed
5 star

Unique holiday home, formerly a Vestry and now a slick 3 bedroom holiday cottage with beautiful exposed wooden beams, situated close to the Isle of Anglesey and Snowdonia National Park, and complete with warm bubbly private hot tub for relaxing holidays.

Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £494
Next availability:
from 29 November to 03 December 21 from 06 December to 11 February 22

Springtime Log Cabin, Rhyd y foel, Conwy, North Wales, Wales

2 bedroom Log Cabin

sleeps 2 - 4 guests
2 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed
4 star

Comfortable 2 bedroom holiday lodge near Abergele with stunning country views.

Weekly Price from: £389
Next availability:
from 11 December to 23 December 21 from 30 December to 05 February 22

Pensarn Hall Dogs-welcome Cottage, Snowdonia North Wales , Llanbedr, Gwynedd, North Wales, Wales

7 bedroom Large Country House

sleeps 1 - 15 guests
1 - 15
7 bedrooms
7
7 bathrooms
7
dog-friendly cottage
4 star

Pensarn Hall is a splendid dog-friendly Victorian house to rent in the heart of Snowdonia which is ideal for group stays; 7 bedrooms that sleep up to 15 people, a snooker table, a garden with BBQ facilities, kitchens equipped with dishwashers and every appliance one could possibly need for an easy self-catering break in Llanbedr, Wales.

Weekly Price from: £1583
Next availability:
from 03 December to 17 December 21 from 20 December to 24 December 21

The Stall - Pet-Friendly Country Cottage for 4, Llanmorlais, South Wales , Llanmorlais, Swansea, West Wales, Wales

2 bedroom Farmstay

sleeps 1 - 4 guests
1 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2
4 star

A delightful single-storey stone barn on a working beef farm near Llanmorlais in Swansea, South Wales.

Weekly Price from: £337
Next availability:
from 30 November to 03 December 21 from 17 December to 18 March 22

Pet-Friendly Country Cottage near Newcastle Emlyn, Newcastle Emlyn, Carmarthenshire, West Wales, Wales

2 bedroom Holiday Cottage

sleeps 2 - 4 guests
2 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
4 star

Book a rural retreat break at this 2 bedroom country cottage, hidden away by woodlands.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £297
Next availability:
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Richmond Country House, St. Asaph, Denbighshire, North Wales, Wales

6 bedroom Country House

sleeps 6 - 14 guests
6 - 14
6 bedrooms
6
6 bathrooms
6
no dogs allowed
4 star

Looking to rent an impressive country house for a special event or a special celebration? If so this 6 bedroom country holiday home could be perfect, with a private swimming pool, sauna, gym, tennis court and snooker room on offer, there is plenty to keep groups of friends or family entertained at this St Asaph holiday house.

Special features: free internet access, pool (), tennis court, games room, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £2734
Next availability:
from 06 December to 10 December 21 from 04 January to 07 January 22