Torfaen Self-Catering Holiday Cottages

Looking for a cottage on the south side of the Brecon Beacons? Come to Torfaen, Wales.

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Torfaen lies just south of the Brecon Beacons, a Welsh national park with everlasting appeal and a high demand for self-catering accommodation. The biggest town in Torfaen is Pontypool and undoubtedly useful to anyone when staying in self-catering accommodation because of the need to stock up kitchen cupboards with good things to eat and drink on holiday. A self-catering holiday is the best; choose all the treats you plan to enjoy, your itinerary and places to visit. It is the independent traveller's dream. Everyone has their own criteria for selecting holiday cottages in Torfaen, some may be struck by the one with its own private hot tub, others by the unusual features, free WiFi or contents of the welcome pack. Whichever cottage you choose in Torfaen, we wish you sunny weather and best holiday in Wales.
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We are all aware that Wales is simply divine for UK holidays. Torfaen is famed for its contrasting landscape, which is replete with mountains and woodland on one hand and valleys and canals on the other. The presence of so many attractions makes Torfaen a popular destination among cottage holidays enthusiasts visiting the region. You may have your own specific reasons for looking for accommodation in a specific town or village in Torfaen, however, many holidaymakers will visit purely to have a hiking holiday in the Brecon Beacons and will opt for self-catering accommodation because it is less expensive than hotels, they can easily cook breakfast, make sandwiches for lunch and they are planning to be out all day most of the time.

You can of course, be as lazy as you wish during a country cottages break in this part of South Wales, get up late, lounge around and do very little. Alternatively, you can make the effort and visit the many heritage sites in Torfaen, which are testament to the rich past of the county and will give you stronger, hopefully good memories of the holiday. The most popular among them is the Blaenavon World Heritage Site, which gives you an understanding of the living, geology and transportation history of Torfaen. A visit to the Blaenavon World Heritage Centre provides a glimpse into the glorious past of the industrial landscape of the county. Lots of people, staying in self-catering cottages for walking holidays to the Brecon Beacons, alternate a day of walks with sightseeing.

Irrespective of how marvellous and comfortable you find your holiday accommodation in Torfaen, there is only so long that one can sit in a Jacuzzi bath or play games in the Games Room. Save those types of activities for the evening and make the most of Torfaen. If you like antiques and the past, visit the Blaenavon Community Heritage & Cordell Museum to view collectibles that are decades old and reflect the rich culture of the county.  You may also wish to visit Blaenavon Ironworks, Pontypool & Blaenavon Railway, Pontypool Museum, Llantarnam Grange and the Greenmeadow Community Farm. A holiday cottage in Torfaen is a good base for sightseeing and enjoying a holiday in south Wales, so just book one and store up a treat for your next holiday or weekend break.

There are many open spaces in Torfaen that you can visit on a self catering cottages break, like the Garn Lakes and Pontypool Park. You can also indulge in a wide range of activities, like walking, boating and angling on holiday.

For your country cottage holidays, you can use our Search Assistant to find accommodation in Torfaen.  Find pet friendly cottages, rural cottages, romantic cottages and even large country houses.  Whatever the type of cottage you are looking for, we trust you will enjoy using Country Cottages Online and hope you find perfect self catering accommodation in Torfaen in Wales for you.

Featured Torfaen Self-Catering Cottages Wales :

Gamekeeper's Cottage, Y Felinheli, Gwynedd, Wales

3 bedroom Rural Retreat, North Wales.

With superb garden and country views and an excellent location close to Snowdonia National Park, this pet-friendly 3 bedroom rural retreat could be a great place to get away from it all.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £440 to £965 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes (4 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed
Next availability:
from 06 July 2018 to 13 July 2018; from 20 July 2018 to 27 July 2018;

phone 01492564960 emailClick here to email owner more info >

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

3 bedroom Log Cabin, South West Wales.

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.

Price range from £311 to £866 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 5 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (1 dog welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)
Next availability:
from 01 June 2018 to 08 June 2018; from 15 June 2018 to 22 June 2018; from 29 June 2018 to 27 July 2018;

phone 01244 500 540 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Little Hare Barns, Glangrwyney, Powys, Wales

4 bedroom Barn Conversion, Brecon Beacons.

Looking for a relaxing rural retreat break in an idyllic setting in the Brecon Beacons? Choose from a beautiful 3 bedroom and a 1 bedroom barn conversion at Little Hare Barns or book both together.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £1000 to £2000 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 7 people in 4 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 3
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)
Next availability:
from 02 June 2018 to 06 June 2018; from 09 June 2018 to 15 June 2018; from 22 June 2018 to 23 June 2018;


Special Offer: from 09 June 2018 to 16 June 2018;

phone 01873 811200 emailClick here to email owner more info >

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

2 bedroom Cottage, Wales.

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.

Price range from £256 to £546 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)
Next availability:
from 23 June 2018 to 26 July 2018; from 28 July 2018 to 25 August 2018; from 01 September 2018 to 27 October 2018;

phone 01244 500 540 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Y Sgubor Holiday Barn, Llangynog, Builth Wells, Powys, Wales

5 bedroom Farmstay, North Wales and Cheshire.

Beautiful high quality barn conversion set in the scenic Pennant Valley, with what has to be one of Wales' best sited hot tubs, sleeping up to 11 people plus 2 pet dogs in a lovely countryside setting, just 2 miles from Llangynog.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £760 to £1610 per week
Sleeps from 4 to 11 people in 5 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 3
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)
Next availability:
from 04 June 2018 to 08 June 2018; from 02 July 2018 to 06 July 2018; from 14 September 2018 to 28 September 2018;

phone 01244 500 540 emailClick here to email owner more info >
We have no cottages within Torfaen itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Torfaen. 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