10% off Mill House holidays throughout December (excluding Christmas)

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Mill House has a crackling log burning stove for cosy evenings in

Comfortable and cosy Mill House in the peaceful village of Pontfaen is just 6 miles from the Brecon Beacons. It is a great bolt hole for a quick get away before Christmas and at 10% discount throughout December (excluding Christmas) who could resist? Continue reading “10% off Mill House holidays throughout December (excluding Christmas)” »

How to make delicious Welsh cakes

Welsh Cakes Sour Cherry Recipe Taste for Wales Lisa Faulkner Celebrity baker | Quality Cottages Holidays

Welsh Cakes under Creative Commons

When people visit a country on holiday they always talk about ‘getting a taste’ of the culture.

And what better way of doing that is there than to do it literally, by eating as much local produce and as many local delicacies as possible?

Better still, get a feeling for a country by making those delicacies before tasting them! Continue reading “How to make delicious Welsh cakes” »

Recipe: Traditional Welsh Christmas Taffy

With its own unique traditions and customs, Christmas is a great time to enjoy Wales holidays – not only will you be captivated by its beautiful scenery, friendly people and delicious food, but also the unrivalled atmosphere that comes with this much-anticipated time of year.

Have a go at making traditional Christmas taffy on your Wales holidays

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More than 20 thrilling Welsh adventure experiences for the whole family to enjoy

Year of Adventure Wales 2016

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Wales is a natural playground for adventurers of all ages

Wales is one of Britain’s best unspoilt play grounds. It is blessed with exceptional natural beauty, 870 miles of magnificent coast path hugging the entire Welsh seaboard, three National Parks, Snowdonia, Pembrokeshire Coast and the Brecon Beacons as well as a Dark Sky Reserve, one of only five in the world. What better place to experience adventures. Continue reading “More than 20 thrilling Welsh adventure experiences for the whole family to enjoy” »

Snatch a weekend cottage break in Wales

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Enjoy a warm welcome in Wales

Weekend cottage breaks feels so indulgent and yet they barely impacts on your working week. Snatch a couple of days, extend your weekend and it feels like a proper holiday. Continue reading “Snatch a weekend cottage break in Wales” »

Meet Father Christmas on the Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland vintage railways this December

With their breathtaking views and interesting history, the popular Snowdonia railways Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland are popular all year round, though Christmas on board is an extra-special time of year, as you’ll not only be able to sit back and enjoy the journey, but also indulge in some Christmas festivities and meet Father Christmas.

Christmas Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways near our cottages to rent in Wales

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Introducing Rhosneigr Country Plas a home fit for royalty

Anglesey holiday cottage

Rhosneigr Country Plas is set at the end of a tree lined avenue

Rhosneigr Country Plas is a distinguished Victorian manor house, sympathetically restored to combine elegant period features, a striking full length arched window and a bell tower with all the comforts of modern living. One could easily believe the rumour that it was considered as a home for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge when the Prince was based at RAF Valley on the Isle of Anglesey. Continue reading “Introducing Rhosneigr Country Plas a home fit for royalty” »

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