Destination guide

Head to the rustic city of Kidwelly

The area's cathedral and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Kidwelly. This relaxing city is known for its football games, gardens and beaches. Oxwich Castle and Swansea Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Kidwelly

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Kidwelly a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Folly Farm Adventure Park and Zoo (18.1 mi / 29.2 km)
  • Tenby Golf Club (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Plantasia (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • LC Swansea (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • Dinosaur Park (19.7 mi / 31.8 km)
  • Manor House Zoo (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Kidwelly

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 20°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kidwelly

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Kidwelly is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Swansea Beach (18 mi / 28.9 km)
  • Llansteffan Beach (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • National Botanic Garden of Wales (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Afon Gwili (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Burry Holms Beach (10.7 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Llangennith Beach (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Kidwelly

The nearest airport is in Swansea (SWS), located 14.8 mi (23.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), which is 48.4 mi (77.8 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Kidwelly Station or Ferryside Station and explore the city from there.

How many holiday rentals are available around Kidwelly?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 487 holiday lettings around Kidwelly. From 281 cottages to 154 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Kidwelly? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Kidwelly. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Kidwelly Castle: 1,756 holiday lettings
  • Ferryside Station: 1,511 holiday lettings
  • Llansteffan Beach: 1,512 holiday lettings
  • Kidwelly Station: 1,762 holiday lettings
  • Kidwelly Industrial Museum: 1,718 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kidwelly listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Kidwelly?

Yes, of course. offers 281 Cottages in Kidwelly. Our other popular types of Kidwelly holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 154 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 24 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kidwelly?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 20 holiday homes with pool available in Kidwelly. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.