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Our Top Welsh Getaways to Celebrate St David’s Day

28 February 2024

Looking for a holiday destination with a difference? Wales is it! The land of the ancient Britons is a compelling blend of epic scenery, rich history, and adventure at every turn… indeed it’s no wonder that Wales is the filming location of choice for the iconic TV series Dr. Who!

St David is the patron saint of Wales so, to celebrate St David’s Day on 1 March, we’ve put together a selection of our very best listings west of the border for you to peruse. From coastal lookouts to 19th century churches and everything in between, it’s all here. So take a look and discover your ideal Welsh break with a difference today.

Dydd gwyl dewi hapus!

Author: Nina Jervis
Main image: Tardis toilet at Melin Mabes, Pembrokeshire

Melin Mabes

Templeton, Pembrokeshire, Wales
A Pembrokeshire Amazing Space that combines timeless home comfort with interstellar accommodation that's out of this world!
Bedrooms: Open plan
Sleeps: 2 (Mabel) 4 (Spodnic)
£100 / night (Mabel)

The Sleepout at Sunny Lea

Meifod, Powys, Wales
A lovingly hand-crafted wooden cabin offering an invigorating blend of relaxation and adventure in the heart of the Welsh countryside.
Bedrooms: 1
Sleeps: 2
£125 / night

St Curig's Church

Capel Curig, County Conwy, Wales
Experience heaven on Earth in this charmingly converted 19th century church, with sociable village life and a backdrop of the breathtaking Snowdonia mountains built in.
Bedrooms: 6
Sleeps: Up to 16
£750 / night

Wild Meadow

Presteigne, Radnorshire, Wales
Welcome to Wild Meadow - a heavenly spot of orchards and meadows on the English-Welsh border, home to the eco-friendly Meadow Cottage and Shepherd's Hut.
Bedrooms: 3
Sleeps: 7
£85 / night

Melin y Bont

Bryn Du, Anglesey, Wales
Experience a cosily historic Grade II listed windmill with breathtaking views, set on the windswept Anglesey Coastal Path. 
Bedrooms: 3
Sleeps: 6
£125 / night

The Ceridwen Centre

Llandysul, Carmarthenshire, Wales
If you like the sound of unique accommodation on an eco-friendly, organic farm, plus the chance to try more activities than you can shake a stick at, you'll love the Ceridwen Centre!
Bedrooms: varies
Sleeps: 2-50
£85 / night

Erwain Escapes

Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire, Wales
A cwtch-infused cabin with an indulgent bathtub, nestled in its very own four-acre, river-fronted wildflower meadow and beautifully secluded in the “garden of Wales”.
Bedrooms: 1
Sleeps: 2
£160 / night

Ty'r Onnen Treehouse

Talybont, Ceredigion, Wales
A gorgeously grown-up treetop bolthole for two, romantically secluded amongst enchanting Ceredigion countryside.
Bedrooms: 1
Sleeps: 2
£176 / night

Mor y More Beach House

Marros, Pembrokeshire, Wales
A family-sized beachside retreat on the Pembrokeshire coast, with private gardens and breath-taking panoramic sea views that lead all the way to Devon.
Bedrooms: 5
Sleeps: 10
£2500 /week

The Laundry Retreat

Llanrhaeadr, Denbighshire, Wales
Luxury log-cabin-style hideaways, surrounded by breath-taking gardens on a historic Grade II-listed property in North Wales.
Bedrooms: 1 per roundhouse
Sleeps: 2 per roundhouse
£145 / night

Cromwell's Hideaway

Raglan, Monmouthshire, Wales
A bespoke-crafted shepherd's hut, luxuriously nestled amongst the captivating Monmouthshire countryside.
Bedrooms: 1
Sleeps: 2
£109 - £125 / night

Ty Cwch

Aberporth, Ceredigion, Wales
A unique, award-winning architect designed ‘boat house' that's ideal for an adventure-packed beach break, next to the invigorating Welsh Coast Path.
Bedrooms: 3
Sleeps: 12 (or 4 per cabin)
£136 / night

Floatels by Tŷ Milford Waterfront

Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire, Wales
A serene quartet of luxury floating havens for two, set on the glistening doorstep of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.
Bedrooms: 1 per cabin
Sleeps: 2 per cabin (4 cabins)
£80 / night

Graig Escapes

Ruthin, Denbighshire, Wales
Beauty, tranquillity – and alpacas! – live and breathe in the scenic heart of North Wales, where you’ll discover a dreamy selection of retreats with al fresco bathtubs to help you unwind in style.
Bedrooms: 1 or 2 per unit
Sleeps: 4
£140 / night

The Warren

Dolassey, Powys, Wales
A gorgeous, glass-fronted haven with a green roof, an al fresco hot tub, and luxurious bedrooms that face the rolling hills, dreamily secluded on a friendly family farm in Powys.
Bedrooms: 3
Sleeps: 7
£200 / night

Top of the Woods

Boncath, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Warmth, wildlife and a friendly sense of community await, at an eco award-winning Pembrokeshire camp-and-glamp site.
Bedrooms: Varies
£70 / night

Cabin on the Lake

Machynlleth, Powys, Wales
An idyllic off-grid haven on a secluded farm in the Welsh hills, where nature, comfort, and a wood-fired hot tub await!
Bedrooms: 1
Sleeps: 2
£98 / night

Florence Springs Hill House

Tenby, Pembrokeshire, Wales
A quirky, TV-featured grass-roofed storybook house with beautiful countryside views of Pembrokeshire.
Bedrooms: 1
Sleeps: 4
£598 / week

Penlan Lodges

Llandrindod Wells, Powys, Wales
Two luxurious, hot tub-equipped rural cabins, nestled high in the green Welsh hills on a friendly sheep-dotted organic farm.
Bedrooms: 1 or 2 per lodge
£145 / night

The Piglet Pod

Llanarth, Ceredigion, Wales
This luxurious, bespoke-crafted glamping retreat comes with a private hot tub, nestled between New Quay and Aberaeron on the sweeping west coast of Wales.
Bedrooms: 1
Sleeps: 2
£100 / night

The Meeting Hall

Pantygelli, Monmouthshire, Wales
A delightfully quirky former Sunday School hall, for dog-friendly escapes to the mesmerising, heritage-strewn Welsh countryside.
Bedrooms: 2
Sleeps: 4
£515 (7 nights)

Ynys Castell

Menai Bridge, Anglesey, Wales
A unique, private retreat for families and groups of friends, blissfully secluded on its own island off Anglesey, with spectacular views of the Menai Strait.
Bedrooms: 7
Sleeps: 13
£1,663 (7nt)


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