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.


Pendine Manor Apartments - Dunesend ref: UK6264

Pendine, near Laugharne, Carmarthenshire

£349-£1125

searchresult-paid-pet-description

searchresult-paid-pet-tooltip

searchresult-free-pet-description

searchresult-free-pet-tooltip

4 star rating
Pendine Manor Apartments - Dunesend
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
Perfectly placed to explore this beautiful region, with historic castles and dramatic coastline to enjoy.
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    1
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    FRI

Paxton View Barn ref: UKC580

Llanddarog, near Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire

£631-£1106

searchresult-paid-pet-description

searchresult-paid-pet-tooltip

searchresult-free-pet-description

searchresult-free-pet-tooltip

0 star rating
Situated within the grounds of the owner’s smallholding, this fantastic barn conversion boasts a roomy social space, underfloor heating and a cosy wood burner.
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Changeover
    FRI

Sea Breeze ref: CC632047

Pendine near Amroth, Carmarthenshire

£353-£1128

searchresult-paid-pet-description

searchresult-paid-pet-tooltip

searchresult-free-pet-description

searchresult-free-pet-tooltip

4 star rating
Come and enjoy sole use of a 4-seater hot tub at this holiday apartment, located just 500 yards from the beach.
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    1
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    FRI

Pendine Manor Apartments - Sea Fairer ref: UK6266

Pendine, near Laugharne, Carmarthenshire

£349-£1125

searchresult-paid-pet-description

searchresult-paid-pet-tooltip

searchresult-free-pet-description

searchresult-free-pet-tooltip

4 star rating
With a sunny decked area to make the most of the breathtaking views, this ground floor apartment is perfect for a beach holiday.
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    1
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    FRI

Seaview ref: 23391

Llanelli, Carmarthenshire

£284-£1014

searchresult-paid-pet-description

searchresult-paid-pet-tooltip

searchresult-free-pet-description

searchresult-free-pet-tooltip

4 star rating
This fabulous third floor Penthouse suite has spectacular sea views and is situated on the Carmarthen Coastal Path.
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Changeover
    FRI

The Lodge ref: UK6075

Five Roads, near Llanelli, Carmarthenshire

£407-£971

searchresult-paid-pet-description

searchresult-paid-pet-tooltip

searchresult-free-pet-description

searchresult-free-pet-tooltip

4 star rating
The unique lodge is located on a fifty acre small holding over looking two lakes in scenic Gwendraeth Valley.
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    SUN

Beachlands ref: 19734

Gogledd, Carmarthenshire

£256-£730

searchresult-paid-pet-description

searchresult-paid-pet-tooltip

searchresult-free-pet-description

searchresult-free-pet-tooltip

4 star rating
Situated on the Carmarthen Coastal Path with walks and cycling, this property offers direct views to the sea just 50 metres away.
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    FRI

Arosfa Emlyn ref: OS6

Newcastle Emlyn, Carmarthenshire

£919-£2435

searchresult-paid-pet-description

searchresult-paid-pet-tooltip

searchresult-free-pet-description

searchresult-free-pet-tooltip

0 star rating
This spacious detached home is set in the Teifi Valley, and has the benefit of free use of leisure facilities at the nearby Gwesty Emlyn Hotel.
  • Sleeps
    10
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    5
  • Bathrooms
    4
  • Changeover
    FRI

Llanmiloe House Country Cottages - Rose Coach House ref: OV9

Llanmiloe, near Pendine, Carmarthenshire

£386-£804

searchresult-paid-pet-description

searchresult-paid-pet-tooltip

searchresult-free-pet-description

searchresult-free-pet-tooltip

4 star rating
Nestled in 100 acres of scenic woodland, this traditional, spacious property is nearby plenty of attractions.
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Number of Pets
    2
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    FRI

Rhiwddu Barns - Beacons Barn ref: OP1

Gwynfe, near Llangadog, Carmarthenshire

£1179-£1379

searchresult-paid-pet-description

searchresult-paid-pet-tooltip

searchresult-free-pet-description

searchresult-free-pet-tooltip

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

Coast View Cottage ref: HW7745

Pendine, , Carmarthenshire

£435-£1142

searchresult-paid-pet-description

searchresult-paid-pet-tooltip

searchresult-free-pet-description

searchresult-free-pet-tooltip

0 star rating
A walkers paradise within easy reach of the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path and Preseli Hills.
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    2
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Changeover
    SAT

Dyfed 9, Pantglas Hall ref: CC632012

Llanfynydd, Carmarthenshire

£489-£937

searchresult-paid-pet-description

searchresult-paid-pet-tooltip

searchresult-free-pet-description

searchresult-free-pet-tooltip

4 star rating
Set within 44 acres of shared woodland with use of many on site facilities including an indoor heated pool.
  • Sleeps
    5
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Changeover
    FRI

The Tiny Terrace ref: CC632057

Llandybie near Ammanford, Carmarthenshire

£253-£619

searchresult-paid-pet-description

searchresult-paid-pet-tooltip

searchresult-free-pet-description

searchresult-free-pet-tooltip

4 star rating
This cosy little central property makes for a great romantic getaway for couples, with a pub just ten yards away.
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    2
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    FRI

Nautilus Apartment ref: CC632056

Pendine near Laugharne, Carmarthenshire

£438-£739

searchresult-paid-pet-description

searchresult-paid-pet-tooltip

searchresult-free-pet-description

searchresult-free-pet-tooltip

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

Gelli-Fawr Farm - Gelli-Fawr Barn ref: UK6640

Cwmgors, near Pontardawe, Carmarthenshire

£549-£672

searchresult-paid-pet-description

searchresult-paid-pet-tooltip

searchresult-free-pet-description

searchresult-free-pet-tooltip

4 star rating
With beautiful countryside views, Gelli-Fawr Barn is the perfect place for a break and ideally located for exploring the Brecon Beacons National Park
  • Sleeps
    2
  • Number of Pets
    1
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    SAT