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.

127 rental properties

The Neuadd Cottages, Crickhowell, Powys, Mid Wales, Wales

3 bedroom Barn Conversions and Romantic Retreats

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
4 star

Collection of high quality barn conversions and romantic retreats in a stunning setting in the Brecon Beacons National Park.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £399
Next availability:
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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: £1456
Next availability:
from 31 January to 26 March 21 from 09 April to 16 April 21

Llecha, Colwyn Bay, Conwy, North Wales, Wales

4 bedroom Cottage

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

Four bedroom holiday house near Colwyn Bay with impressive countryside views.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £429
Next availability:
from 30 January to 26 February 21 from 05 March to 06 March 21

Halford Hill House, Llanberis, Gwynedd, North Wales, Wales

7 bedroom Holiday House

sleeps 10 - 16 guests
10 - 16
7 bedrooms
7
3 bathrooms
3
dog-friendly cottage
4 star

Fantastic large 7 bedroom holiday house complete with a sauna, ideal for a group of friends or family, this property has plenty to offer groups, including an excellent location in the heart of Llanberis.

Special features: sauna.

Weekly Price from: £638
Next availability:
from 30 January to 19 March 21 from 22 March to 26 March 21

Milk Wood Bach Log Cabin for 2 to 3 people, Brithdir near Dolgellau, Gwynedd, North Wales, Wales

1 bedroom Lodge

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

Ideal for honeymoons or romantic breaks at any time of year, this one bedroom log cabin could be your personal love nest in Snowdonia for a week or a short break.

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

Weekly Price from: £490
Next availability:
from 01 April to 18 May 21 from 19 June to 13 July 21

Garth Morthin Dog-Friendly Barn near Snowdonia National Park, Morfa Bychan, Gwynedd, North Wales, Wales

4 bedroom Barn Conversion

sleeps 4 - 8 guests
4 - 8
4 bedrooms
4
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2
5 star

Stunning high quality 4 bedroom barn conversion with stunning rural views and a very stylish interior, situated only around a mile from the coast and close to Snowdonia National Park, dogs welcome.

Special features: free internet access, games room.

Weekly Price from: £623
Next availability:
from 31 January to 26 February 21 from 15 October to 22 October 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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Hiraeth Rural Retreat, Dolau, Powys, Mid Wales, Wales

3 bedroom Converted Barn

sleeps 4 - 8 guests
4 - 8
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1
5 star

Idyllic 3 bedroom dog-friendly cottage with impressive views out over the pastures and valley, complete with charming interior with exposed wooden beams, situated close to the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and within reach of the Brecon Beacons National Park for day trips.

Weekly Price from: £496
Next availability:
from 01 February to 02 April 21 from 16 April to 28 May 21

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: £1850
Next availability:
from 18 January to 12 March 21 from 15 March to 09 April 21

Dove Cottage, Aberdyfi, Gwynedd, North Wales, Wales

2 bedroom Barn Conversion

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

Charm and character await you at Dove Cottage, a historical 2 bedroom stone-built holiday cottage located within the Llanfendigaid Country Estate in stunning coastal Snowdonia, ideal for a relaxing break with shared access to a heated indoor swimming pool on site.

Special features: free internet access, pool (Shared swimming pool within the grounds of the country estate.).

Weekly Price from: £539
Next availability:
from 18 January to 05 February 21 from 08 February to 26 February 21

Maengwynedd Log cabins for Group Holidays, Llanrhaeadr-ym-Mochnant, Powys, Mid Wales, Wales

8 bedroom Collection of Log Cabins

sleeps 2 - 22 guests
2 - 22
8 bedrooms
8
6 bathrooms
6
dog-friendly cottage, 4 dog(s) welcome
4
5 star

Collection of 3 log cabins set in a beautiful location by the foot of the Berwyn mountains, book all 3 lodges together for a group getaway.

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

Weekly Price from: £980
Next availability:
from 08 February to 17 February 21;

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

3 bedroom Log Cabin

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 31 January to 12 March 21 from 19 March to 26 March 21