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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Garth Country House, Llanidloes, Powys, Wales

6 bedroom Large Country House, Mid Wales.

sleeps 6 - 16 guests
6 - 16
6 bedrooms
6
6 bathrooms
6
no dogs allowed

Large country house in Powys with 6 en-suite bedrooms and a private garden, ideal for family holidays, getaways with friends and special celebrations such as weddings.

Special features: free internet access, pool (350 metres from the House we have a small lake for wild swimming! Jetty for jumping from. Boats for guests to use.).

Weekly Price from: £1850
Next availability:
from 31 March to 08 May 20 from 11 May to 22 May 20


Special Offer: from 30 March to 09 April 20

Granary Cottage, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, Wales

2 bedroom Rural Retreat, Mid Wales.

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

Four star rated pet-friendly rural retreat with two en-suite bedrooms and views over the Mid Wales hills, set on a farm close to Llandrindod Wells.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £309


Special Offer: from 30 March to 30 March 20
Late availability: from 30 March to 31 March 20

Hafod Grove, Moylegrove, Pembrokeshire, Wales

7 bedroom Small Country Estate, Pembrokeshire National Coastal Park.

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, games room.

Weekly Price from: £1550


Special Offer: from 24 April to 01 May 20
Late availability: from 24 April to 01 May 20

Garth Barns, Llanidloes, Powys, Wales

12 bedroom Barn Conversion , Mid Wales.

sleeps 10 - 32 guests
10 - 32
12 bedrooms
12
12 bathrooms
12
no dogs allowed

Two luxurious barn-conversions set in magnificent Welsh countryside situated on a farm covering some 240 acres, excellent walks and wildlife watching opportunities available close by, leisure facilities include a gym and relaxing sauna.

Special features: free internet access, games room, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £1900


Late availability: from 30 March to 28 April 20

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

2 bedroom Holiday Cottage, Wales.

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: £264
Next availability:
from 06 June to 05 September 20 from 12 September to 24 December 20

Rural Retreat Log Cabin, Newcastle Emlyn, Carmarthenshire, Wales

3 bedroom Log Cabin, Wales.

sleeps 4 - 6 guests
4 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
no dogs allowed

Set on a farm holiday development in South Wales, this 3 bedroom wooden lodge sleeps up to 6 people and is nestled next to greenery, near Capel Iwan in Carmarthenshire and enjoys access to excellent shared leisure facilities on site including an indoor swimming pool, a hot tub and a games room with pool table, table tennis and gym area.

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

Weekly Price from: £286
Next availability:
from 01 April to 03 April 20 from 10 April to 11 April 20

Cefn Y Waun - Cottage in the Woods, Velindre, Powys, Wales

2 bedroom Stone-Built Cottage, Brecon Beacons National Park.

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

With lovely country views and a setting by the Black Mountains amongst 200 acres of privately owned woodlands, this is a wonderful rural retreat and a well located private hot tub to the front of the property makes this a fantastic place to relax.

Special features: outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £480
Next availability:
from 31 March to 17 April 20 from 27 April to 08 May 20

Dafarn Newydd Countryside Cottage, North Wales , Dinas Mawddwy, Gwynedd, Wales

1 bedroom Cottage, Snowdonia National Park.

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 March to 04 April 20 from 11 April to 25 April 20

Ty Pren Pet-Friendly Log Cabin, South Wales , St David's, Pembrokeshire, Wales

3 bedroom Log Cabin, South West Wales.

sleeps 1 - 5 guests
1 - 5
3 bedrooms
3
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
4 star

Three bedroom holiday log cabin with private verandah, family-friendly and pet-friendly, sleeping up to 5 in high quality accommodation within the gorgeous Pembrokeshire Coast National Park and close to the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path.

Weekly Price from: £315
Next availability:
from 05 June to 10 July 20 from 17 July to 24 July 20

The Grain Store, Rural Holiday Barn to sleep 6, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales

3 bedroom Barn Conversion, 4 miles from the coast.

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
no dogs allowed
5 star

Looking for an impressive yet charming Pembrokeshire barn conversion to sleep 6? If so, the Grain Store with its wow-factor high ceiling in the living area, wooden beams and exposed stone walls may be just the place, the location is equally impressive, with a setting within a small collection of holiday barns by glorious countryside and just a 5 minute drive from the Pembrokeshire coast.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £740
Next availability:
from 01 May to 22 May 20 from 25 May to 24 July 20

The Stables Cottage for Two, Llandysul, Ceredigion, Wales

1 bedroom Converted Barn, Pembrokeshire and South Wales.

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

One bedroom stylish barn conversion for adults only, with a woodburner and a romantic bedroom with a super king-size bed along with shared access to a hot tub, gym and sauna, this is an ideal place for couples looking for a relaxing break in the Ceredigion countryside and is pet-friendly.

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

Weekly Price from: £319
Next availability:
from 03 April to 01 May 20 from 08 May to 12 June 20

2 Black Horse Cottage, North Wales , Pentraeth, Anglesey, Wales

2 bedroom Holiday Bungalow, North Wales.

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

Light bright and airy Isle of Anglesey holiday cottage sleeping up to 4 people in 2 bedrooms, with a private decked garden area and shared access to a children's play area close to the village of Pentraeth.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £250
Next availability:
from 03 April to 17 April 20 from 24 April to 19 June 20