Carmarthenshire is the largest County in Wales, situated in the south west, it encompasses coast line, rolling pasture land, the southern tip of the Cambrian Mountains in the north, the verdant Tywi Valley, the dramatic Black Mountain and the western edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park in the east

In the north east of the County at Pumsaint is Dolaucothi Gold Mines, a Roman gold mine set in the wooded hillside, overlooking the lovely Cothi Valley. There are guided tours of the underground workings, gold panning, exhibitions on gold and mining history and working trains on the mine floor.

At the north west of Carmarthenshire on the River Teifi is Newcastle Emlyn with its ruined castle. The river is famous for world-class fishing of sea trout, salmon and brown trout, the town is a popular base for fishermen. To the west at the beautiful Cenarth Falls is the National Coracle Centre, where coracles are made in the workshop. The Teifi Valley Railway, created from a branch line of the Great Western Railway offers a two mile journey through the beautiful Teifi Valley, a chance to enjoy the age of steam. Four miles east of the town the National Woollen Museum tells the story of the woollen industry of Wales, with demonstrations of spinning, weaving and displays of traditional Welsh textiles.

At Whitland in the west of Carmarthenshire is another of the Counties remarkable gardens, Hywel Dda Gardens and Interpretive Centre, commemorates Hywel ap Cadell, 'King of all Wales' in the ninth and early tenth centuries. The only garden in Europe dedicated to the law, the memorial is divided into six small gardens, each representing a section of the law.

The seven mile beach at Pendine Sands in the south west of Carmarthenshire is famous for land speed records, where Malcolm Campbell broke three records. Visit the Pendine Museum of Speed, to see some of the record-breaking vehicles. To the north is Laugharne, with its picturesque castle, overlooking the Taf Estuary. Laugharne was the home of the poet Dylan Thomas, the Boat House where he wrote "Under Milk Wood" is open to the public. To the north is Llansteffan Castle built by the Normans, near the site of an earlier Iron Age hill fort.

Across the estuary on the eastern side of Carmarthen bay is picturesque town Kidwelly with Kidwelly Castle, one of the best preserved medieval castles in the County. Kidwelly Industrial Museum interprets the former industries of Carmarthenshire, tinplate, coal mining and brick manufacture.

To the south is Pembrey Country Park, encompassing Pembrey Forest and the seven mile beach at Cefn Sidan Sands. A superb award winning beach providing the main attraction for visitors but there are a host of family attractions in the adjoining 500 acres of glorious parkland including dry ski slops, tobogganing, pitch and putt, crazy gold and an adventure play ground. Eight miles to the east is Llanelli , an attractive town, situated at the mouth of the River Loughor. The Llanelli Millennium Coastal Park is the largest land reclamation scheme undertaken in Wales, over 2000 acres of industrial wasteland have been restored to create a coastal path and cycleway between Pembrey Country Park and the National Wetland Centre.


Red Kite Feeding Centre Holiday Lets - Cross Cottage ref: 29492

Llanddeusant, near Llangadog, Carmarthenshire

£327-£765

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4 star rating
Red Kite Feeding Centre Holiday Lets - Cross Cottage
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Perfect for couples, this ground floor apartment is set in a secluded setting and is a great base for exploring the Brecon Beacons.
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    4
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
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Wheelwright Barn ref: UKC3071

Ferryside, near Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire

£748-£2057

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5 star rating
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Lie back in the Jacuzzi hot tub and take in the stunning views from this luxury barn conversion on the south west Wales coast.
  • Sleeps
    8
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    4
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    FRI

Bwthyn Clyd ref: 29936

Llanelli, Carmarthenshire

£274-£809

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4 star rating
This charming cottage is close to a beach, coastal path and the Pembrey Country Park, and is perfect for exploring.
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    4
  • Number of Pets
    2
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
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    FRI

Glanrannell Barn Holiday Cottages - The Threshing Barn ref: OSY

Crugybar, near Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire

£383-£993

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4 star rating
There are enormous opportunities for outdoor pursuits and activities from this location, including walking, cycling, horse riding, fishing and star gazing.
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    4
  • Number of Pets
    2
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Changeover
    FRI

Gwylfa ref: UK6414

Trimsaran, near Kidwelly, Carmarthenshire

£331-£840

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4 star rating
This delightful property is in the perfect location for exploring both land and sea, and is the ideal base to discover south Wales.
  • Sleeps
    5
  • Number of Pets
    1
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
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    SAT

Ty Newydd - Ty Newydd Cottage ref: 29320

Salem, near Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire

£257-£602

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3 star rating
Ideal for outdoor enthusiasts, with walking, birdwatching and mountain biking all within easy reach.
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    2
  • Number of Pets
    2
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
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    FRI

Y Nueadd Country House ref: UK6577

Pentre-Ty-Gwyn, near Llandovery, Carmarthenshire

£750-£1861

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4 star rating
Y Nueadd Country House is perfect for large family groups or friends wanting a fun-filled break and to explore the Brecon Beacons.
  • Sleeps
    10
  • Number of Pets
    2
  • Bedrooms
    5
  • Bathrooms
    6
  • Changeover
    SAT

Three Farm Rivers Cottages - Ty-Canol ref: 27255

Ferryside, Carmarthenshire

£1159-£2492

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4 star rating
Ideal for a large group, this property also has use of a shared indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi, gym and sauna at the nearby hotel.
  • Sleeps
    15
  • Number of Pets
    3
  • Bedrooms
    6
  • Bathrooms
    7
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Awelfryn ref: UK6643

Llandybie, near Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire

£360-£817

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4 star rating
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Awelfryn is situated near the Brecon Beacons National park where you can enjoy an activity holiday with superb walking, mountain biking and horse riding trails.
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    5
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    FRI

Cennen Cottages - Dolgoed House ref: RA5

Bethlehem, Carmarthenshire

£601-£1724

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5 star rating
Dolgoed House is beautifully situated located in the west of the Brecon Beacons National Park, and is also ideal for exploring the Fforest Fawr Geopark.
  • Sleeps
    8
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    4
  • Changeover
    FRI

Quay Cottage ref: UK6587

Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire

£394-£1034

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4 star rating
Set within a short walk from Llandeilo’s town centre, this cottage is also within easy reach of the Brecon Beacons National Park.
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    6
  • Number of Pets
    2
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
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    SAT

Y Gegin Fach ref: OT8

Llansadwrn, near Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire

£315-£907

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5 star rating
This beautifully restored Welsh barn enjoys a secluded location, on a working farm with views over Brecon Beacon Mountains.
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    4
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
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Elm Cottages - Elm Cottage ref: W40630

Cwmbach, near Whitland, Carmarthenshire

£509-£1604

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5 star rating
A great base from which to enjoy the coast, with Tenby, Saundersfoot and the coastal footpath within easy reach.
  • Sleeps
    8
  • Number of Pets
    2
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    3
  • Changeover
    FRI

Yet Farm Cottage ref: JZN

Cenarth, Carmarthenshire

£404-£925

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5 star rating
Close to the Pembrokeshire Coast and National Park, enjoy a short walk from this cottage to the River Teifi.
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    1
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
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Tanylan Farm Cottages - Hawton ref: W41830

Kidwelly, Carmarthenshire

£455-£23038

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4 star rating
A fantastic touring base, with beaches, historic towns, castles and traditional Welsh pubs to explore!
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Number of Pets
    2
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Changeover
    FRI