Where to stay around Carmarthenshire?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 543 holiday lettings near Carmarthenshire. From 353 Cottages to 353 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Carmarthenshire is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Carmarthenshire?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Carmarthenshire. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Llanelli: 588 holiday homes
  • Laugharne: 878 holiday homes
  • Burry Port: 359 holiday homes
  • Llandeilo: 149 holiday homes
  • Lampeter: 274 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Carmarthenshire! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Carmarthenshire?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Carmarthenshire with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Llanelli: 588 holiday lettings
  • Laugharne: 878 holiday lettings
  • Burry Port: 359 holiday lettings
  • Llandeilo: 149 holiday lettings
  • Lampeter: 274 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Carmarthenshire?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Carmarthenshire. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Dylan's Boathouse: 1,396 holiday rentals
  • Carmarthen Bay Holiday Park: 1,474 holiday rentals
  • National Trust - Dolaucothi Gold Mines: 622 holiday rentals
  • Kidwelly Castle: 1,473 holiday rentals
  • Parc y Scarlets: 752 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Carmarthenshire listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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Make holiday rental home or property to rent in Carmarthenshire your home away from home

Carmarthenshire is a truly beautiful region of south Wales, which has been kept secret from the tourist crowds until now. The sharp hills and undulating plains of Carmarthenshire are wonderfully scenic, but it is the wild mountains, glorious beaches and timeless lifestyles that really endear visitors to the countryside, people and rental homes in Carmarthenshire. Known as the ‘Garden of Wales’, Carmarthenshire’s many miles of countryside encompass many terrains, including Wales’ longest beach, Cefn Sidan Sands.

Things to do in Carmarthenshire

Properties to rent in Carmarthenshire are an adventure activity base of the highest quality. There are far to many footpaths, cycle ways and bridle paths than you could possibly explore from a single trip to a Carmarthenshire rental car. If you are looking to rent Carmarthenshire accommodation for a walking, mountain biking or horse riding holiday a Carmarthenshire holiday rental anywhere along the coastline or in the Brecon Beacons will be ideal. There are riding stables and mountain biking centres throughout the county, as well as activity centres offering everything from quad biking to paint balling, land yachting to caving, so if you are looking for any form of adventure activity, you cannot go far wrong with a Carmarthenshire holiday home. Carmarthenshire is also known for its fantastic golf courses and fishing rivers. The Towy, Taf and Teifi are considered to be some of the finest sea trout fishing rivers in the whole of Europe.

Carmarthenshire, the ‘garden of Wales’, is home to the National Botanic Gardens of Wales, created in 2001. The gardens are absolutely beautiful, protecting local species and rare species from regions reaching all the way down to the Mediterranean. The Aberglasney National Botanic Garden is also well worth visiting from any rental home in Carmarthenshire, designed in the 16th century and stunningly beautiful, the gardens have been marked as the UK’s most exciting restoration project.

Places to visit on holiday to Carmarthenshire

There are simply too many charming villages and town in which to rent Carmarthenshire accommodation to mention in an entire holiday guide to Carmarthenshire, but the town of Llanelli stands out as among the most interesting places to visit. It is a beautiful looking town, home to the famous Llanelli Scarlets Rugby Union team. There is a huge shopping centre in Llanelli, as well as a couple of excellent stretches of the Carmarthenshire Coastal Path.

Just a few kilometres along the coast is Carmarthen, the administrative town of Carmarthenshire. There is a huge wealth of history, culture and art to be discovered in Carmarthen, from the famous castle to the Bishop’s Palace, Felingwm Potters to Greyfriars Mall.

Weather in Carmarthenshire

A holiday home in Carmarthenshire lets you enjoy all that is finest about the county, although the weather is not always completely reliable. The summer months are usually blissfully warm, without ever getting too hot, allowing to either relax on the beach or enjoy the enormous wealth of activities available from a holiday house to rent in Carmarthenshire.

Travel to Carmarthenshire

Reaching a holiday home in Carmarthenshire is easy from anywhere in the UK. Cardiff International Airport (CWL) is the closest airport, and the ports of Swansea are just a few kilometres along the coastline. There are also extensive road and rail networks connecting Carmarthenshire with the rest of the country.


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