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Rent Self Catering Cottages in Wales

Wales is an old favourite for self catering holidays. Being just a short drive from many major towns and cities in the UK, Wales is easily accessible for many. For lovers of the great outdoors, Wales is the perfect holiday destination with national parks like the Brecon Beacons and Snowdonia ideal for hiking or mountain biking. Families after a traditional beach holiday have the beautiful Pembrokeshire Coast and miles of sandy beaches of Cardigan Bay and Anglesey. With a huge selection of holiday cottages for rent, Wales is a great choice for self catering.


Self catering cottages and apartments for rent in the Isle of Anglesey, Wales, UK (Photo: Wikipedia - Welsh Government)Isle of Anglesey The Isle of Anglesey is a self catering island retreat and a great place to relax. With a spectacular coastline, lovely beaches and plenty of attractions, the tranquillity is only broken by the numerous festivals Anglesey hosts throughout the year. Popular resorts include Holy Island, Holyhead, Cemaes Bay, Benllech, Pentraeth, Llangefni and Rhosneigr, many of which are on the 200 km (124 mi) Anglesey Coastal Path.

Self catering cottages and apartments for rent in North Wales and Snowdonia, UK (Photo: ©VisitBritain / David Angel)North Wales & Snowdonia North Wales is home to the Snowdonia National Park, the very beautiful Llŷn Peninsula and famous seaside resorts like Llandudno, Colwyn Bay, Rhyl and Prestatyn on the north coast. Set amongst the spectacular scenery of mountains, cliffs, sandy beaches and glorious river estuaries, there's a fine selection of self catering holiday cottages, plus loads of activities, like walking, climbing, cycling, golf and horse riding.

Self catering cottages and apartments for rent in Cardigan Bay and Aberystwyth, Wales, UK (Photo: Wikipedia - Graham Well)Cardigan Bay With its award winning beaches, Cardigan Bay or the county of Ceredigion (Welsh for Cardigan), is one of the most visited self catering holiday destinations in Wales. Popular seaside resorts include New Quay, Aberaeron, Llanon, Aberystwyth, Borth and Cardigan. Cardigan Bay has a spectacular walking network, cycling and mountain biking routes as well great fishing on its numerous rivers and lakes.

Self catering cottages and apartments for rent in South West Wales, UK (Photo: Wikipedia - Monkeyrustler)South West Wales Breathtaking views, lush rural landscapes, the award winning beaches and stunning coastline of Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire make up South West Wales. There’s an excellent selection of self catering cottages in seaside resorts like Tenby, Fishguard, Whitesands and St Brides Bay. Carmarthen Bay is home to Pendine Sands, an 11 km (7 mi) beach famous for land speed record attempts in the 1920’s.

Self catering cottages and apartments for rent in Mid Wales and the Brecon Beacons, UK (Photo: Wikipedia - Samasnookerfan)Mid Wales/Brecon Beacons Mid Wales and the Brecon Beacons offer some breathtaking scenery. The region is the county of Powys with the old spa town of Llandrindod Wells at its centre. The south consists of the Brecon Beacon National Park, which includes the Black Mountains. The park is a remote wilderness of ancient woodlands, waterfalls, caves and mountains; a haven for outdoor activities like mountain biking and hiking.

Self catering cottages and apartments for rent in South Wales and the Welsh Valleys, UK (Photo: ©VisitBritain / Jasmine Teer)South Wales & The Valleys South Wales & the Welsh Valleys has a mix of traditional seaside resorts, rolling open countryside and cosmopolitan cities. The miles of sandy beaches around Porthcawl on the “Golden Coast”, Swansea Bay, Mumbles and the Gower Peninsula are magnets self cateringink>. For secluded natural beauty there’s the Wye Valley and Vale of Usk; the dramatic Vale of Glamorgan coastline; and the vibrant Welsh capital, Cardiff.


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