Bramble Cottage is beautifully decorated, affording couples a high standard of accommodation in a quiet location on a smallholding outside Llandysul. You're barely twenty minutes from the coast when you stay here, and there are gorgeous walks and bike rides from the door into the surrounding Ceredigion countryside. Spend relaxing days at the beach, sightseeing in Aberystwyth, taking advantage of the fantastic local farmer's markets, and enjoying the sights and attractions for which West Wales is so loved. Alternatively, sleep late, brunch in the garden, then settle back in the wood-fuelled outdoor hot tub.
Enjoy the sound of silence in this peaceful holiday cottage near the Preseli Hills and Cardigan Bay. Cartws is one of three superb Felin Wrdan holiday cottages located in the quiet village of Eglwyswrw, a short drive from Newport, Poppit Sand, and at least a dozen other spectacular beaches. Walking, cycling, fishing, golf and horseriding are popular, as are local attractions like Folly Farm, the Blue Lagoon at Bluestone, and St David's Cathedral. Cartws sleeps four people in two bedrooms and is well-equipped for family and couple self-catering holidays in Pembrokeshire.
Stabal is a spacious one-bedroom holiday cottage. The beautifully converted barn has an upside-down layout with the living space on the top floor and the large bedroom and ensuite downstairs. Sleep soundly in the superking sized bed, unpack your clothes in the walk-in wardrobe, and soak your cares away in the deep bathtub. At night, you can watch the TV or light the log burner and gaze at the stars through the skylights without leaving the comfort of the sofa. You're only a ten-minute drive from the Pembrokeshire and Cardigan coastline, Preseli Hills, Newport and stunning beaches, and within easy reach of Tenby, St David's and Narbeth. The owners welcome self-catering holiday bookings all year round.
Escape to the country at Ysgubor, where you can enjoy incredible views of the Ystwyth Valley to the Cambrian Mountains. Just over a mile from the market town of Tregaron and Y Talbot pub, its location is ideal for enjoying Ceredigion's most beautiful attractions including the beaches at Aberystwyth and Cardigan, Cors Caron Nature Reserve and the Devil's Bridge waterfalls. There is space for six guests in three bedrooms, with child-friendly touches including their own play area on the mezzanine level. With two bathrooms and three living areas, plus a spacious garden and patio, Ysgubor is perfect for families and friends.
If Glan-y-Werydd were any closer to Parrog Beach, you'd be paddling your toes while you eat your breakfast. But, of course, you can still do that if you want, as the beach and harbour are just over the front wall, separated from the house by the Pembrokeshire Coast Path. There's lots of room for up to eight people to sleep in four spacious bedrooms, with a layout that suits families and multi-generational families. Newport is less than a mile away, with superb cafes, shops, pubs and a Monday morning market accessible by foot or bicycle as well as by car.
Big enough for families but still cosy and charming for couples, Trysor Holiday Cottage lives up to its name. This welcoming holiday cottage is in the quiet residential village of Sarnau, 20-minutes from National Trust Penbryn Beach and the Cardigan Coast Path, and within easy reach of Cardigan, Aberystwyth and Fishguard. It sleeps six people in three bedrooms, with a flexible layout to suit your needs. The beautifully converted carriage house is also pet-friendly, making it ideal for holidays with your four legged family members. Walking, cycling, surfing, kayaking, golf and horse riding are just a few of the many ways to enjoy this lovely part of Wales.
West Wales Cottage has been fully refurbished to provide very comfortable self-catering accommodation for families and friends with original features that include stone walls and oak trusses. The holiday cottage sleeps seven people in four bedrooms with two bathrooms and has lots of space inside and outdoors. Kids will love the pirate themed log cabin escape room as well as the treasure hunt and games room. The cottage is in Plwmp, four miles from the coast and beaches like Llangrannog and Mwnt, with good access to footpaths and cycling routes. It's ideal for a holiday all year round.
The Penny Black is a fantastic 5-Star holiday apartment by the beach at Aberporth, with incredible views and a location steps from the shore. Guests are within walking distance of the Ceredigion Coastal Path, shops, cafes and the waterfront Ship Inn pub. The ground floor holiday home sleeps four people in two bedrooms. The flexible layout is ideal for families and friends. It also works well for couples who need two bedrooms or just like lots of room. Tourist board rating: 5 Star
You can't get more "waterfront" than this fantastic 5-Star holiday rental on the beach at Aberporth. Two Penny Blue has two bedrooms and two bathrooms, and a flexible layout that sleeps families, couples or friends. Enjoy the uninterrupted views over the beach and Ceredigion Bay from indoors or from the huge 360-foot balcony. Shops, cafes, restaurants and the seashore are all within a short stroll as are two beautiful beaches and the wonderful Ceredigion Coastal Footpath. Two Penny Blue is perfect for a relaxing holiday at any time of the year. Tourist board rating: 5 Star
Treat yourself to a holiday in this luxury 5-Star self catering apartment overlooking Ceredigion Bay at Aberporth. The Penny Red is a stunning holiday rental on the second floor of The Old Post Office in the heart of this charming seaside town, steps from the beach, shops, cafes and the local pub. The two-bedroom, two-bathroom property sleeps four people with a flexible layout that suits families or friends. Top all of this off with a massive waterfront balcony and a high standard of furnishings, and you've got a holiday home you'll never want to leave. Tourist board rating: 5 Star
One of three holiday cottages sitting on a farm in the village of Chancery nestling amidst glorious Mid-Wales countryside. The fishing port of Aberystwyth is just four miles away with its great choice of pubs and shops as well as its historic castle, golf course, cliff top railway, promenade and beaches for lazy days. A great self-catering base for exploring Cardigan Bay and the many attractions of beautiful Ceredigion.
When you stay at Golygfa Mor, you can wake up to the sight of Cardigan Bay, spend your day on beautiful beaches and finish your day watching the sunset over the water. The large holiday home is a short walk from the beach, cafe, shop and pub at Tresaith. It sleeps 12 people in six bedrooms, with six bathrooms and wonderful views from the house and the front verandah. The layout is ideal for friends and families, with children and well-behaved dogs welcome. Bookings are available all year round, with short breaks possible depending on availability.
Morawel translates from Welsh as "Sea Breeze" - an apt name for this lovely holiday cottage with its panoramic views over farmland. Morawel Cottage is off the road down a driveway in the idyllic Ceredigion village of Blaenannerch, only two miles from the coast and convenient for Cardigan, Fishguard, and Aberystwyth as well as spectacular beaches like Poppit Sands, Penbryn Beach, Traeth Bach, Mwnt and Llangrannog. The modern holiday home sleeps six people in three bedrooms and has two bathrooms, making it extremely welcoming and suitable for families or small groups of friends.
Couples and families always feel welcome at The Old Barn. The charming stone holiday cottage is in a quiet village two miles from Mwnt and five miles from Cardigan. It's a fantastic location for walking, cycling, surfing, swimming, paddle boarding, and fishing, with gardens, castles, busy market towns and picturesque villages to discover. The Old Barn sleeps four people in two bedrooms and is child and pet-friendly. It's one of a collection of cottages sleeping between two and four people. Depending on availability, you can book them to accommodate families on holidays together.
Retreat to the romantic backdrop of the Cambrian Mountains in this charming Ceredigion holiday cottage. Spaciously open-plan, Y Granar features a luxurious king-sized four-poster bed, an indulgent roll-top bath, a wood-burning stove, and a spacious deck with incredible views in every direction. The cottage is on the Tan yr Allt smallholding, just a mile up the mountain road from Tregaron with fantastic walks and bike rides from the door, and half an hour from the coast. It's ideal for couples or individuals who want to treat themselves to a wonderful holiday in stunning surroundings. Dogs of all sizes and varieties are welcome for no extra charge.
Glangors Country Cabin is a recently refurbished wooden cabin on the owner's Ceredigion smallholding, where there are eight acres to explore. Sleeping four people in two bedrooms, it is child and pet-friendly, with beautiful walks and bike rides from the door. The self-catering holiday cabin is in Penuwch near Tregaron and within easy reach of Aberystwyth, Aberaeron and the spectacular Cardigan Bay. The Ystwyth Trail passes close to the property, which is within easy reach of the Cambrian Mountains, Abergwesyn Pass, and Cors Caron Nature Reserve.
Y Bwthyn is a period holiday cottage in the friendly village of Talgarreg. It's right across the road from the village pub and close to the spectacular beaches of the Ceredigion coast. During your stay, you can walk along the breathtaking coastal footpath, set up your deck chair at beaches like Tresaith, Llangrannog, and New Quay, cycle for miles, and go for a sightseeing boat trip to see the dolphins that thrive in the clean waters of Cardigan Bay. The welcoming cottage sleeps two adults and two children/teens in two bedrooms and is ideal for couples or families. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
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