When only somewhere special will do

Welcome to Kidwelly Cottage

Est. to be over 250 years old and situated in a conservation area within the outer bailey of the magnificent Kidwelly Castle it truly is a unique and magical setting.

Relax In Our Period Cottage

Welcome to Kidwelly Cottage, a traditional stone Carmarthenshire holiday cottage on the South Wales coast. The perfect base to explore Carmarthenshire, The Gower Peninsula, Tenby, Pendine and the Brecon Beacons.

The house retains many of its original character features. These include oak beams, wattle and daub walls, quarry floor tiles and a very impressive large stone fireplace housing a British wood burning stove.

How will you spend your downtime? Below are the highlights. Click through our website to find more detailed information.

 

 … Exploring: 17 miles of coastal cycle track, golden sandy beaches, quaint fishing towns, many magnificent castles, national parks, tin plate works, breweries, modern shopping centres, train links all on on the door step. Horse racing track, famous car racing circuit (Pembrey), Airport, town centre a 5 min walk.

…  Events: Kidwelly and surrounding towns have many events, from air displays, castle events, beer festival, town carnival, fair, head over to our events page for dates and more information.

Walking: Nestled in the Kidwelly conservation area we have river walks and a nature reserve on the door step, not to mention a walk around the castle and historic town dating back 900 years. 

Relaxing: Whether it be a cosy night in front of the wood burner, immersed in a good book, a soak in the double ended bath with a glass of wine, A walk on one of the many fantastic beaches as the sunsets.

Something new: Sometimes a holiday is a chance is to learn a new skill and have fun at the same time. Skiing, horse riding, golf, sea fishing, amphibious truck ride, gliding and tree top walks are all very close by.

… Dining out: Why cook when you are on holiday with so much choice. The Gatehouse café only four doors away serving breakfast, lunch and snacks. Many excellent pubs serving food including carvery’s.  Kidwelly also boasts an excellent fish and chip shop, Chinese takeaways, and highly rated Indian. All these venues are less than a few mins walk away.

Towns to visit: Burry port, Laughne, Tenby, Llansteffan, Llanelli, Pendine sands, Gower Peninsula, Swansea, Camarthan and ST Clears to name but a few.

Top Attractions to visit: Pembrey Park, Kidwelly industrial museum, Folly farm, Heatherton, the National Botanic gardens of Wales, Llanelli wetland centre and Ffos Las

Dog Friendly: With the cottage being blessed with stone walls and tile floor on the ground floor it makes for bringing a family pet with you an easier option,

Where to find us

Kidwelly is a friendly and welcoming community where people say hello.

Embrace the slower pace after all you are on holiday! It’s what you deserve.