Merthyr Tydfil Holiday Cottages

Leave problems behind for a week or two and escape to a comfortable lodge or country cottage near the Brecon Beacons in Merthyr Tydfil, south Wales.

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Come and enjoy a peaceful holiday in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales. Stay in a holiday cottage or pine lodge and have a wonderful relaxing break away from everyday life. Self-catering cottages have that welcome lounge in addition to bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchen and sometimes a dining room. The accommodation has been designed specifically for holiday letting and ensures that there is ample storage space and nice features to help holidaymakers relax. There may be a spa in the garden or a barbecue area for pleasant and easy cooking outdoors. The emphasis is on pleasure and not just accommodation that sleeps a set number of people. more information

There are independent cottages with a variety of styles and themes as well as groups of holiday cottages in complexes or holiday parks. The cottages vary in degrees of luxury from basic up to palatial and some have star ratings that act as a guide. Most us make a choice based on photographs, price, feedback and how near the cottages are to where we really want to be in Wales.

The Brecon Beacons at the north end of Merthyr Tydfil bring lots of holidaymakers to the area and you may wish to know that during your holiday you can enjoy a leisurely steam ride in the first ever steam locomotive that ran on the rails of this county and  on the Brecon Mountain Railway. Travelling through the beautiful scenery can be refreshing and enjoyable. The journey from the Taf Fechan Reservoir to Dol-y-Gaer, through the Brecon Beacons National Park, is said to offer the best view of Wales. You will be glad that you chose self-catering accommodation when you're out and about sightseeing because there is never any urgency to get back to your accommodation by any specific time. Self-catering cottage breaks leave you in control throughout the holiday.

There are many other attractions in Merthyr Tydfil and in the South Wales to capture your attention during your cottage holidays, such as the beautiful parks and nature reserves. You can also admire the green spaces of Parc Taf Bargoed, Gethin Woodland Park, Taf Fechan Nature Reserve and the privately owned Pontygwaith.

During your country cottages stay in Merthyr Tydfil, you can head towards the Cyfarthfa Castle Museum and gain insight into the past of the county. This museum houses collections that are more than 2000 years old. You can also visit the impressive Joseph Parry's Cottage, which was built in the 1820s.

There are numerous activities that you can enjoy during a country cottage holiday in Merthyr Tydfil, including guided walks, trekking and climbing. Dolygaer Outdoor Education Centre, Taff Trail, International Indoor Climbing Centre and Rock UK Summit Centre are names of just few of the places where you can indulge in wide range of activities. Nearby all these destinations, you can find comfortable self catering cottages to stay in, in Merthyr Tydfil.

Featured Holiday Cottages near Merthyr Tydfil :

Family Coastal Cottage near Ferryside's Beach, Ferryside, Carmarthenshire, Wales

3 bedroom Coastal Cottage, Wales.

This pretty 3 bedroom family-friendly cottage could be ideal for a holiday in coastal Carmarthenshire, situated in the charming seaside village of Ferryside, the local sandy beach is only a few minutes’ walk away.

Price range from £287 to £911 per week
Sleeps from 3 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (3)

Samuel Cottage Romantic Retreat, Bontnewydd, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, Wales

1 bedroom Couple's Cottage, North Wales.

Relax by the riverside with a stay at this beautifully presented 1 bedroom romantic retreat which enjoys private access to the riverbank and fishing, with superb country views and a location just 2 miles from Caernarfon and 15 minutes' drive from Snowdonia National Park.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £350 to £550 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed


Late availability: from 18 June 2018 to 20 June 2018;

Suran Y Coed, Knighton, Powys, Wales

2 bedroom Farmstay, Mid Wales.

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.

Special features: games room, outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £320 to £600 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed
Next availability:
from 19 June 2018 to 20 June 2018; from 29 June 2018 to 13 July 2018; from 17 July 2018 to 27 July 2018;

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

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

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 hot tub to the front of the property makes this a fantastic place to relax.

Special features: outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £495 to £1250 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed
Next availability:
from 19 June 2018 to 22 June 2018; from 13 July 2018 to 20 July 2018; from 17 August 2018 to 24 August 2018;

White Hopton Country House near the Shropshire Hills, Sarn, Powys, Wales

6 bedroom Historical Country House, Mid Wales.

Searching for a picture-perfect holiday house in Wales? With a lovely black and white exterior this charming holiday home near Bishop's Castle could be it, with beautiful gardens surrounded by lush countryside and a heated outdoor swimming pool, sauna and hot tub, this country house is an appealing place to stay for groups of up to 12 friends or family.

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

Price range from £1335 to £3385 per week
Sleeps from 4 to 12 people in 6 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 4
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)
Next availability:
from 19 June 2018 to 22 June 2018; from 16 July 2018 to 20 July 2018; from 17 August 2018 to 24 August 2018;

We have no cottages within Merthyr Tydfil itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Merthyr Tydfil. For more options please take a look at our search assistant or to widen your search, why not take a look at available Last Minute Cottages in Wales
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