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Check out our dog-friendly beaches map!

Dogs really are a man’s best friend so why would you want to leave them at home on a staycation to West Wales. You wouldn’t, would you? Did you know how dog-friendly West Wales is? Dogs are allowed on the … Continue reading

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West Wales Holiday Cottages present award at Carmarthenshire Tourism Association ceremony

We were delighted to sponsor the ‘Self Catering Accommodation of the Year (2 units or less)’ category at the Carmarthenshire Tourism Awards ceremony this year. It was a fantastic evening at the Best Western Diplomat Hotel and Spa, where we … Continue reading

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Merlin’s Carmarthenshire

Merlin, or Myrddin, the magician and foreteller of prophesies, has tales about him from across West Wales, linking him with Arthurian legend and prominent sites in the landscape. There are a variety of sites to visit where you can explore … Continue reading

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Celebrate Disabled Access Day at Trehyddion Barns!

Disabled Access Day is taking place this weekend from 10 – 12 March and to mark the event, Gail and Rob Clayton, the owners of Trehyddion Barns, invite you to an Open Afternoon at Trehyddion Longbarn, their accessible holiday cottage … Continue reading

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Explore West Wales’ magical Christmas markets

Christmas is little over a month away but don’t worry if you haven’t started your shopping yet, there are some magical Christmas markets on the horizon in West Wales. The opportunity to visit some magnificent and historic properties, sort out the … Continue reading

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Five fun fact-filled days out

Looking for a day out with a difference? Want to give your children an enjoyable experience by learning through play or experience? To learn a subject and remember it well, why not live it!? While holidays are all about having … Continue reading

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The best places to spot autumn colour in West Wales

One of the most spectacular sights on a blowy autumn day – and a highlight of the year – is the expanse of colour produced by woodlands during this season. Something to brighten our days with the dark of winter … Continue reading

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Dog-friendly walking holidays in West Wales

Now that the summer is out of the way and we head into autumn, it’s the best time to start planning your walking holiday with your most loved companion! Beach restrictions are lifted at the end of September, the weather is … Continue reading

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The Big Cwtch – A festival with a difference!

Come to the heart of Carmarthenshire and relax with good food and new music! This award-winning and excitingly different festival of food, fun and family entertainment – not to mention over 30 live artists and bands over two stages – … Continue reading

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Adventure with wild swimming

It may be the lure of a freshly running stream or deep cool pool that draws you to wild swimming. Or maybe the idea of being able to swim whenever or wherever you please. Whatever the case, there are some … Continue reading

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