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.

126 rental properties

Suran Y Coed, Knighton, Powys, Mid Wales, Wales

2 bedroom Farmstay

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

High quality 2 bedroom wooden holiday lodge with its own private hot tub and beautiful valley setting by hills and woodlands, ideal for a relaxing rural retreat break (set on a farm with fishing ponds on site).

Special features: games room, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £320


Late availability: from 12 June to 19 June 20

Meadow Lodge, Llangunllo, Powys, Mid Wales, Wales

3 bedroom Bungalow

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

Idyllic 3 bedroom rural retreat in the Welsh Marches with farmland views, a private hot tub outdoors plus a sauna, secluded garden and shared access to a games room.

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

Weekly Price from: £450


Late availability: from 12 July to 19 July 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


Late availability: from 20 June to 27 June 20

Domecilia Holiday House, Cosheston, Pembrokeshire, West Wales, Wales

7 bedroom Large Holiday House

sleeps 7 - 21 guests
7 - 21
7 bedrooms
7
3 bathrooms
3
no dogs allowed
4 star

Large and very comfortable Pembrokeshire holiday home sleeping up to 21 in 7 bedrooms and offering excellent leisure facilities with a bubbly private hot tub and outdoor swimming pool, ideal for groups of friends or family.

Special features: free internet access, pool (), outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £1039
Next availability:
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Bay View Beach Cottage, North Wales, Aberdovey, Gwynedd, North Wales, Wales

2 bedroom Cottage

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

A lovely two bedroom coastal bungalow awaits up to four guests in Aberdovey on Cardigan Bay, on the southernmost edge of Snowdonia in Wales; two super-king bedrooms promise supreme comfort and the cottage offers all the ingredients for a very good holiday by the sea and as a bonus it has its own private parking as well as a garden with a Wendy House.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £314
Next availability:
from 03 June to 21 August 20 from 18 September to 04 December 20

Luxurious pet free holiday @ the Cart House, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, West Wales, Wales

3 bedroom Stone-Built Cottage

sleeps 1 - 6 guests
1 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
no dogs allowed
5 star

With valley views, a 5 star rating and beautiful luxurious accommodation, there is plenty to recommend this high quality 3 bedroom Pembrokeshire barn conversion, including eco-friendly credentials and an excellent location just 5 minutes’ drive from the Pembrokeshire coast.

Weekly Price from: £700
Next availability:
from 03 June to 25 July 20 from 15 August to 22 August 20

Y Stabal Holiday Barn, North Wales, Llandegla, Denbighshire, North Wales, Wales

3 bedroom Barn Conversion

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

Enjoy a taste of rural bliss with a stay at this beautiful high quality 3 bedroom stone-built barn conversion, set on a smallholding, this holiday barn sits within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty close to Llanarmon and Llandegla, with the Offa’s Dyke Path also close by.

Special features: free internet access, games room.

Weekly Price from: £353
Next availability:
from 05 June to 12 June 20 from 19 June to 31 July 20

Mountain View House, Penmaenmawr, Conwy, North Wales, Wales

16 bedroom Group Holiday House

sleeps 16 - 59 guests
16 - 59
16 bedrooms
16
12 bathrooms
12
dog-friendly cottage, 3 dog(s) welcome
3

16 bedroom holiday home by edge of northern Snowdonia, just 11 miles from Bangor, sleeping groups of up to 59 people, complete with 2 games rooms and a disco room for fun times.

Special features: free internet access, games room.

Weekly Price from: £2222
Next availability:
from 03 June to 05 June 20 from 12 June to 10 July 20

The Granary Coastal Cottage, North Wales , Pen-y-cefn, Flintshire, North Wales, Wales

2 bedroom Cottage

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

Two bedroom wing of stone-built barn conversion with private enclosed lawned garden, nestled on a working farm, well located for enjoying walking, cycling, fishing and golfing nearby and conveniently located for exploring the North Wales coastline and countryside.

Weekly Price from: £256
Next availability:
from 03 June to 01 August 20

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 05 June to 19 June 20 from 23 June to 03 July 20

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 02 November to 06 November 20 from 20 November to 23 December 20

Milk Wood Lodges: Wnion Wood, Brithdir near Dolgellau, Gwynedd, North Wales, Wales

2 bedroom Pine Lodge

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

Comfortable and welcoming 2 bedroom log cabin, located next to woodlands within the Wnion Valley just 3 miles from Dolgellau, this holiday lodge is highly rated on Trip Advisor.

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

Weekly Price from: £462
Next availability:
from 31 July to 10 August 20 from 24 August to 01 September 20