Destination guide

The oceanfront setting of Harlech is ready to explore

The area's history and culture are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Harlech. Renowned for its seaside, golfing and beaches, this city welcomes all visitors. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Harlech

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Harlech a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Aberglaslyn Pass (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Gelert's Grave (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Llyn Dinas (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Watkin Path (12.9 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Rhyd Ddu Path (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Miner's Track (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Harlech

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Harlech. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Portmeirion Sands (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Barmouth Beach (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Moel Hebog (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Fairbourne Beach (11 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Llyn Dinas (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Cader Idris Mountain (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Harlech

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

How many holiday rentals are available around Harlech?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 766 holiday lettings around Harlech. From 545 cottages to 159 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 Harlech? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Harlech. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Harlech Castle: 2,020 holiday lettings
  • Harlech Station: 2,017 holiday lettings
  • Llandanwg Station: 1,964 holiday lettings
  • Y Lasynys Fawr: 1,720 holiday lettings
  • Traeth Llandanwg Beach: 1,636 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Harlech 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 Harlech?

Yes, of course. offers 545 Cottages in Harlech. Our other popular types of Harlech holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 159 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 24 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 545 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 Harlech?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 21 holiday homes with pool available in Harlech. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.