Explore the stunning coastline of Anglesey with the Isle of Anglesey Coastal Path

Tucked away just off the coast of north-west Wales, the Isle of Anglesey is renowned across the UK for being a peaceful walkers’ haven steeped in natural beauty. Following much of the glorious coastline, the Isle of Anglesey Coastal Path is one of the best ways to fully explore what this wonderful island has to offer, and is the perfect way to spend your stay at our cottages in Anglesey.

Explore the coast with the Isle of Anglesey Coastal Path near our cottages in Anglesey

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Pembroke Coast Express steam train travels through South Wales today

For any steam train enthusiasts – especially those with any young children staying at our holiday cottages in Saundersfoot and other south west Wales locations – you can enjoy the Pembroke Coast Express steam train as it makes its way across the south of Wales today, on Sunday 21.

see the steam train near our holiday cottages in saundersfoot

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7 Celebrated Gastro Pubs of West Wales

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Enjoy good food in the convivial atmosphere of a gastro pub

Not just pubs but gastro pubs where you can expect excellent ales, food and wine served in an informal and convivial pub atmosphere. Some have rooms too so you can relax and enjoy that extra glass or two. Staying in West Wales cottages? Then make one of these destination gastro pubs part of your holiday itinerary. Continue reading “7 Celebrated Gastro Pubs of West Wales” »

Pembrokeshire Wildlife Sightings photo competition has started

The Pembrokeshire Wildlife Sightings Event 2016 photo competition is now open to the public, with the winners to be announced in October. Pembrokeshire is a great place for spotting some fantastic Welsh wildlife, and our Solva holiday cottages are in a perfect location for getting out and about.

amazing wildlife to photograph near our Solva holiday cottages

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Put some Elderflower Champagne sparkle into your next holiday

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Elderflower Cottage

There is just 1 September week and 3 October weeks left available at lovely Elderflower Cottage in the Gwendraeth Valley. This could be your chance to discover the highlights of Carmarthenshire, the ‘Garden of Wales’. Continue reading “Put some Elderflower Champagne sparkle into your next holiday” »

Dyffryn Gardens named as Wales’ Special Place 2016

Beautiful Dyffryn Gardens has beaten out a number of stunning places to take a spot for Wales Online’s campaign to find Wales’ Special Place, for the second year in a row. Our holiday cottages with hot tubs are located in a number of wonderful places around Wales, some not far from the gardens, so wherever you are you can have a luxurious soak with a breath-taking view.

Wales has many special places near our holiday cottages with hot tubs

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Five of the best barbecue beaches in Wales

With the days getting increasingly sunny and the nights still long, this has to be the best time of year to get family and friends together to enjoy a good old-fashioned barbecue. And where else is better to enjoy dining al fresco than on the beach? Here we’ve picked out just five of our favourite beaches perfect for a sizzling barbecue, all located close to our cottages in Wales to rent.

Cefn Sidan beach in Carmarthenshire, perfect for barbecues near our cottages in Wales to rent

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Here’s what you need to know for the Glass Butter Beach Festival this weekend

The Glass Butter Beach Festival returns to Abersoch this weekend, from Friday 19 to Sunday 21. Close to many of our holiday cottages on the Llyn Peninsula, the festival is now in its fourth year, and here is what you need to know before heading out to catch some incredible music.

glass butter beach festival happening near our holiday cottages on the llyn peninsula.

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Vrynylan, an exceptional country home on the banks of the Tywi River

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Vrynylan

Standing at the end of a long, curving, tree lined drive is Vrynylan, an exceptional country home on the banks of the Tywi River in its own 40 acres of bucolic Carmarthenshire countryside. Step inside and you will immediately be transported back to another age, one of gracious living and informal relaxation. Continue reading “Vrynylan, an exceptional country home on the banks of the Tywi River” »

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