A history of Harlech Castle

Made from local stone, Harlech Castle, situated in the village of the same name in the Welsh county of Gwynedd and within the borders of Snowdonia National Park, is regarded as one of Wales’ finest historical monuments. In its 700-year history, it has helped to document the battle for power over Wales, as well as later battles between the English monarchy and parliament.

Harlech Castle near our Harlech holiday cottages in Snowdonia, North Wales

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Wales is the perfect destination for a last minute holiday with the family

As May Day Bank Holiday, Whitsun and May half term fall just a few weeks from now, why not take a short break away with the kids – and dog – to Wales, to relax and unwind before the last stretch of school before summer!

view from Ty Gwartheg cottage at Trefin

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You may need a holiday after a holiday at Smolts Brook!

Aberystwyth holiday cottage

Smolts Brook

Here are just 10 good reasons to stay at Smolts Brook in the tranquil village of Llanbadarn Fawr: Continue reading “You may need a holiday after a holiday at Smolts Brook!” »

10 good reasons why you should holiday at Vrynylan

Carmarthenshire holiday home

Vrynylan

Fabulous Vrynylan is a lovely celebration house nestled in Carmarthenshire’s beautiful Tywi Valley. This elegant Edwardian home approached by a winding tree lined drive has plenty of comfortable space for large parties to enjoy time together or spread out and relax. There is even a butler’s pantry ideal for outside caterers if you want to host a special occasion. Continue reading “10 good reasons why you should holiday at Vrynylan” »

Mrs Kitney’s Cottage is close to the Pembrokeshire Coast

Pembrokeshire holiday cottage

Mrs Kitney’s Cottage is close to at least 8 Pembrokeshire beaches

Immaculate snowy white Mrs Kitney’s Cottage is within 13 miles of no fewer than 8 beaches and the Pembrokeshire Coast Path. One for each day of the week and some left over! Continue reading “Mrs Kitney’s Cottage is close to the Pembrokeshire Coast” »

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