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.


Maes Y Prior Holiday Barns - The Smithy ref: OP6

Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire

£274-£560

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4 star rating
Maes Y Prior Holiday Barns - The Smithy
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A great base from which to explore the dramatic Pembrokeshire coastline and its bustling seaside resorts, including Tenby.
  • Sleeps
    2
  • Number of Pets
    2
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
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    FRI

Y Felin ref: OE6

Near Kidwelly, Carmarthenshire

£512-£1496

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4 star rating
Discover breathtaking views of the sea and countryside at this holiday property - the perfect base to explore Carmarthenshire.
  • Sleeps
    8
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    4
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    FRI

Ivy Cottage ref: 28770

Drefach Felindre, near Newcastle Emlyn, Carmarthenshire

£267-£770

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3 star rating
With castles, the Brecon Beacons and the National Botanic Gardens of Wales, guests will be spoilt for choice for things to do!
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    2
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    SAT

Glanmwrg Barn ref: OS2

Llangennech, near Llanelli, Carmarthenshire

£354-£1015

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4 star rating
Explore the Millennium Coastal Path, which leads you along the idyllic shores, with spectacular views of the Gower Peninsula (AONB).
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Number of Pets
    2
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    3
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    FRI

Beudy Mawr ref: UK6091

Salem, near Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire

£307-£645

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4 star rating
Set amidst 28 acres of the owner’s natural grounds, this fantastic holiday home is ideal for couples or families of three looking to explore the scenic Carmarthenshire countryside.
  • Sleeps
    3
  • Number of Pets
    2
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
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Yr Efail Argoed ref: W3948

Llanddowror, near Laugharne, Carmarthenshire

£273-£568

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4 star rating
This characterful property is a great base to explore the area, with Oakwood Park, Tenby and the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path nearby.
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    4
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    1
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    SAT

Old Stable Cottage ref: 27920

Llanddarog, near Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire

£298-£882

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5 star rating
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
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    FRI

Nautilus Apartment ref: CC632056

Pendine near Laugharne, Carmarthenshire

£414-£421

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4 star rating
This executive apartment is great for a seaside retreat, with spectacular panoramic views from the terrace, overlooking the glistening coast.
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    1
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    FRI

Wauntwr Cottages - Yr Hen Ysgubor ref: 29176

Wauntwr, Trelech, Carmarthenshire

£274-£850

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4 star rating
Peaceful location and an excellant base for families or couples wishing to explore the Trelech area.
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    2
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
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Pendine Manor Apartments - Bluebird ref: UK6263

Pendine, near Laugharne, Carmarthenshire

£341-£1019

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4 star rating
With the hometown of Dylan Thomas within easy reach, this spacious first floor apartment is in a great location for touring the area.
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    1
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
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    FRI

Rhiwddu Barns- Beacons Barn ref: OP1

Gwynfe, near Llangadog, Carmarthenshire

£1179-£1631

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4 star rating
Surrounded by views of the Black Mountains, this property offers fantastic walks nearby, amidst the tumbling waterfalls and shimmering lakes.
  • Sleeps
    7
  • Number of Pets
    3
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    3
  • Changeover
    FRI

Sea Breeze ref: UK6170

Bwlchygwynt, near Llanelli, Carmarthenshire

£346-£967

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5 star rating
This stunning contemporary executive apartment is ideal for the perfect family holiday or couples retreat, perched on the coastline with stunning views of the Gower Peninsula and out across to Carmarthen Bay.
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
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Cennen Cottages at Rhandir Farm - Rhandir Long House ref: OXJ

Trapp, near Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire

£583-£1300

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5 star rating
Located in excellent walking country, this holiday property commands outstanding views of the Black Mountain and Carreg Cennen Castle.
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    3
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    FRI

Bwthyn Y Mynach ref: OQ4

Nantgaredig, near Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire

£753-£1902

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5 star rating
From this holiday property, explore the Brecon Beacons and Brechfa Forest or visit Llandeilo, Carmarthen, Aberglasney or Tenby beach.
  • Sleeps
    8
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    4
  • Changeover
    FRI

Ffynnon Rhosfa Farm Cottages - The Stables ref: 30674

Llannon, near Llanelli, Carmarthenshire

£297-£779

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3 star rating
Enjoy this well-presented holiday cotage, with shared use of 8-acre grounds and spectacular views of the Black Mountains.
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Number of Pets
    2
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    3
  • Changeover
    SAT