On this page I’m going to show you the best large holiday homes in Wales, along with things to do nearby.
All the properties are of an excellent or exceptional standard throughout.
Let’s get started.
Sleeps 10 | Bedrooms 5 | Bathrooms 3 | Pets No | WiFi | Hot Tub | Seaside | Open fire
Based in Malltraeth on the Isle of Anglesey. Set in 2 acres of private garden. Superb views of the Malltraeth Estuary. Large decking area with spacious hot tub, bbq area and lots of seating.
Things to do: Visit Newborough Forest – lots of paths and cycle routes to explore and lots of red squirrels. The wonderful sandy beach at Newborough. Magical Llanddwyn Island (Ynys Llanddwyn) – rolling dunes, large rock outcrops and historic buildings. Water sports at Rhosneigr, castle visits, Mount Snowdon and zip wires.
Sleeps 10 | Bedrooms 5 | Bathrooms 4 | Pets Yes | WiFi | Hot tub | By the sea
A lovely detached house, situated on the coast of Red Wharf Bay, near the thriving town of Benllech, on the coast of Anglesey.
Things to do: Visit Red Wharf Bay with a long stretch of sand. Take a hike at Mynydd Bodafon mountain peak.
Sleeps 10 | Bedrooms 4 | Bathrooms 3 | Pets Yes | WiFi | Hot tub | By the sea | Near a pub | Open fire
A wonderful detached four bedroomed house, located on the edge of the little rural village of Llanengan.
Things to do: Take a coastal walk along the Llyn Peninsula. Visit the castles at Criccieth, Harlech and Caernarfon. Visit the gardens of Portmeirion.
Sleeps 10 | Bedrooms 4 | Bathrooms 3 | Pets No | WiFi | Hot tub | By the sea | Open fire
A stylish, single-storey detached beach house, with an outdoor hot tub, superbly located overlooking the pebbly Porth Yr Afon beach, on the picturesque Isle of Anglesey.
Things to do: Trearddur Bay offers lovely sandy beaches, rocky coves, watersports, and an 18-hole links golf course.
Sleeps 10 | Bedrooms 5 | Bathrooms 3 | Pets Yes | WiFi | Hot tub | Sauna | Open fire
This detached barn conversion is situated on the outskirts of Llanyblodwel, in Shropshire.
Things to do: Walk the popular Offa’s Dyke footpath. Visit Pistyll Rhaeadr waterfall and the world Heritage site of Ironbridge. Head to Lake Vyrnwy with its numerous water sports activities.
Sleeps 11 | Bedrooms 5 | Bathrooms 2 | Pets No | WiFi | Hot tub
A beautifully converted barn set adjacent to the owner’s home on the family’s working sheep farm in the tiny hamlet of Monaughty.
Things to do: You are ideally placed to explore the surrounding countryside, the Radnor Forest and diverse landscape of the Welsh Marches.
Sleeps 12 | Bedrooms 6 | Bathrooms 5 | Pets Yes | WiFi | Hot tub | Swimming pool | Open fire
A 17th century, detached country house, situated next to the owner’s barn conversion home and stables, amidst 12 acres of land and only 1.3 miles from the rural village of Sarn. Includes a heated outdoor swimming pool open all year round, a sauna and a six-seater hot tub.
Things to do: Enjoy trips to Montgomery, Bishop’s Castle, Church Stretton, medieval Ludlow and the beautiful beaches of Cardigan Bay.
Sleeps 8 | Bedrooms 4 | Bathrooms 2 | Pets Yes | WiFi | Hot tub | Near the sea
This superb, detached cottage enjoys a picturesque location with fabulous vistas across the estuary, situated within one mile of the quaint village of Cosheston in Pembrokeshire.
Things to do: Walk the Cleddau Estuary shoreline. Visit the sandy beaches at Tenby, Saundersfoot or Broad Haven, museums, craft centres or Oakwood Leisure Park.
Sleeps 11 | Bedrooms 6 | Bathrooms 4 | Pets No | WiFi | Hot tub | Near the sea | Open fire
An exquisite, detached Gothic Victorian property with a luxury hot tub and far-reaching sea and coastal views, just a short walk from the pretty seaside village of Saundersfoot.
Things to do: Explore the seaside village of Saundersfoot.
Sleeps 16 | Bedrooms 9 | Bathrooms 5 | Pets Yes | WiFi | Swimming pool | Games room | Near a pub
Grade II listed, Georgian-style house with manicured gardens in Abergavenny. With an outdoor summertime swimming pool.
Things to do: Take a walk through the Wye Valley and Vale of Usk. With plenty of historical finds including abbeys, castles and mining museums.
Sleeps 8 | Bedrooms 3 | Bathrooms 3 | Pets Yes | WiFi | Hot tub
This barn conversion rests in the village of Nantycaws only a short distance from Carmarthen.
Things to do: Head to the Beach at Llansteffan. Check out the National Botanical Gardens of Wales.
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