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.

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Hafod Grove, Moylegrove, Pembrokeshire, West Wales, Wales

7 bedroom Small Country Estate

sleeps 12 - 18 guests
12 - 18
7 bedrooms
7
5 bathrooms
5
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

For a fantastic holiday by the coast, Hafod Grove with its 7 bedrooms could be just perfect, this family-friendly and pet-friendly large holiday cottage stands in over half an acre of gardens and with breathtaking sea views is just a short walk from Ceibwr Bay and the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path, this holiday home is the stuff of dreams and for larger groups Hafod Villa 3 bed cottage can also be rented by arrangement.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £1750


Special Offer: from 04 September to 11 September 20
Late availability: from 04 September to 11 September 20

Dolwen, Rhayader, Powys, Mid Wales, Wales

3 bedroom Rural Retreat

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

Get away for a relaxing break to this family-friendly country cottage set in the beautiful Elan Valley close to Rhayader.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £690


Special Offer: from 05 September to 12 September 20
Late availability: from 05 September to 12 September 20

Cefn-nant Lodge, Knighton, Powys, Mid Wales, Wales

2 bedroom pine lodge

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

Two bedroom log cabin for adults only with stunning country views, large decked area and outdoor private hot tub, perfect for a relaxing rural retreat holiday on a tranquil farm location (with fishing ponds on site).

Special features: games room, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £320


Special Offer: from 15 August to 22 August 20
Late availability: from 15 August to 22 August 20

Rhoslwyn , Bwlch-Llan, Ceredigion, West Wales, Wales

2 bedroom Rural Retreat

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

This charming 2 bedroom country cottage could be perfect for a small family with up to 2 pet dogs looking to enjoy a rural retreat break in beautiful Mid Wales, situated close to excellent walking and cycling country, with views of fields and the Cambrian Mountains in the distance, this is a fantastic rural retreat which is conveniently located just 10 miles from Lampeter.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £340


Late availability: from 30 August to 05 September 20

Murmur Aeron, Llangeitho, Ceredigion, West Wales, Wales

4 bedroom Cottage

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
4 bedrooms
4
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed

Murmur Aeron is a spacious and comfortable self catering house located in Mid Wales between the Cambrian Mountains and Cardigan bay.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £425


Late availability: from 10 August to 14 August 20

Hafod Villa, Moylegrove, Pembrokeshire, West Wales, Wales

3 bedroom Cottage

sleeps 1 - 8 guests
1 - 8
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 3 dog(s) welcome
3

Wonderful 3 bedroom holiday cottage with a tranquil rural secluded setting yet a location within walking distance of the seaside of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, a large private garden of almost an acre as well as swings for children, makes this an ideal cottage for families.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £600


Special Offer: from 28 August to 04 September 20
Late availability: from 04 September to 11 September 20

Blaenpant Mansion, Cardigan, Pembrokeshire, West Wales, Wales

6 bedroom Rural Retreat

sleeps 12 - 18 guests
12 - 18
6 bedrooms
6
2.5 bathrooms
2.5
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Impressive Grade II listed mansion house with an private hot tub, located in extensive gardens close to the Teifi Valley and just a short drive from lovely sandy beaches and the Cardigan Bay coastline, great house for get togethers, special celebrations (hen parties and stag parties welcome) and big family holidays.

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

Weekly Price from: £1300


Special Offer: from 29 August to 17 September 20
Late availability: from 29 August to 12 September 20

Barlings Barn, Llanbrynmair, Powys, Mid Wales, Wales

13 bedroom Cottage

sleeps 6 - 28 guests
6 - 28
13 bedrooms
13
11 bathrooms
11
dog-friendly cottage, 4 dog(s) welcome
4

Close to Snowdonia National Park and set in peaceful countryside with enviable views over a paddock and woodland, this large holiday haven sleeps up to 28 adults, with exclusive use of a heated indoor swimming pool, squash court, sauna, table tennis and pool table.

Special features: free internet access, pool (The gorgeously warm Heated Indoor Swimming Pool is six paces from the Barn door. You just have to cross the covered verandah from your accommodation to reach the pool, sauna and squash court.), games room, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £3950


Late availability: from 04 September to 07 September 20

2 bedroom Holiday Barn with Wet Room, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, West Wales, Wales

2 bedroom Cottage

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

Beautiful high quality Pembrokeshire barn conversion featuring one ground floor double bedroom with access to an en-suite wet room and one upstairs double bedroom, part of a collection of 5 high quality eco-friendly barns, just a 5 minute drive from the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £511
Next availability:
from 05 October to 30 December 20 from 02 January to 11 June 21

Cefn Berain Uchaf Cottage, North Wales , Denbigh, Denbighshire, North Wales, Wales

4 bedroom Cottage

sleeps 1 - 8 guests
1 - 8
4 bedrooms
4
3 bathrooms
3
no dogs allowed

Four bedroom rural retreat near Denbigh, with country views, games room and outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £432
Next availability:
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Dafarn Newydd Countryside Cottage, North Wales , Dinas Mawddwy, Gwynedd, North Wales, Wales

1 bedroom Couple's Cottage

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

Idyllic one bedroom romantic retreat in Snowdonia’s Dovey Valley.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £275
Next availability:
from 31 October to 01 November 20

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 25 August to 28 August 20 from 01 September to 18 September 20