Explore Mid & West Coast Wales Destinations
Stunning beaches on the Mid Wales Coast, two National Parks; Snowdonia and Brecon Beacons; the Cambrian Mountains, internationally acclaimed dark sky reserves, Wales' only UNESCO Biosphere (Dyfi), 'Walkers are Welcome' market towns......
It's the place to go to escape life's hustle and bustle - Visit Mid Wales and meet the real people that make Wales so epic.
Book a family holiday, a romantic getaway, a short break or weekend away. Choose hotel or bed and breakfast, country inn, stay on a farm, holiday park or secluded country cottage.
Explore the inland areas of the Mid Wales Marches, the Severn Valley and the towns along the River Wye, Visit Snowdonia or the Brecon Beacons National Parks, or the stunning Cambrian Mountains, the options are endless!
Towns and Villages ...
The village of Devil's Bridge or Pontarfynach recently featured in the detective series 'Hinterland / Y Gwyll'. The village is situated at the head of the Rheidol Valley in the Plynlimon hill range in the heart of the Cambrian Mountains.
Knighton is a Mid Wales Marches town with a remarkable landscape and rich history. Located on the scenic Heart of Wales railway line, it makes a great base to explore the Offa's Dyke Path or Glyndwr's Way National Trails.
Tywyn is a seaside town on the north coast of Cardigan Bay. The name Tywyn comes from the Welsh word for beach or sand dunes.
Builth Wells is home to the Royal Welsh Show, red kites and the final resting place of Wales' last prince, Llewelyn the Last.
Borth is a coastal village just 7 miles north of Aberystywth. During summer its many camp sites and holiday parks are home to hundreds of visitors to the area - many of whom have been returning here for years.
Guilsfield is a treasure of a village just three miles north of the market town of Welshpool. It is a great place to base yourself for an exploration of the Mid Wales Marches and an even better place just to relax and indulge yourself.
This is a town where you'll enjoy losing yourself...not only in the narrow streets and passageways lined with Georgian and Jacobean shopfronts, but in the sense of timelessness about the place.
The historic market town of Bala sits at the head of Llyn Tegid in the Snowdonia National Park. The area, with its dramatic scenery, is an excellent base to stay and explore both Mid and North Wales.
A historic market town, Montgomery is just one mile from Offa's Dyke and the Welsh-Shropshire border. There is much to explore in the area including Montgomery Castle and the town's, cobbled streets and Georgian and Victorian architecture.
The picturesque village of Berriew (Welsh: Aberriw) is one of the jewels in the Mid-Wales crown, with its black-and- white cottages, majestic church and the river Rhiw flowing through its heart.
Ystradgynlais is a small town located south of the Brecon Beacons National Park. It lies on the edge of the coalfield and ironworks were founded here in the early 17th Century.
Tregaron nestles in the foothills of the Cambrian Mountains near the source of the river Teifi. In the 19th Century, it was a thriving market town and an important stop for drovers on their routes through Wales to English markets.
Aberdyfi is a small seaside village on the north side of the Dyfi estuary in southern Snowdonia.
Llangammarch Wells lies south-west of Builth Wells and east of Llanwrtyd Wells and is the smallest of the four spa towns/villages of Mid Wales.
Llandysul is ideally situated for exploring the varied and beautiful counties of Ceredigion, Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire and the Brecon Beacons and is almost equidistant from the larger towns of Cardigan, Carmarthen and Lampeter.
Barmouth, or Abermaw or even Y Bermo as it is known in Welsh, has officially been 'Beautiful' for over a century and has flourished into a popular seaside resort.
The ancient market Town of Talgarth nestles beneath the Black Mountains which run along the border between Wales and England. Close to Brecon, Crickhowell and Hay-on-Wye it provides an ideal base for visitors wishing to explore the area.
Machynlleth, locally referred to colloquially as 'Mach' is a market town set in the Dyfi Valley, Powys
Aberaeron offers everything one might expect from a seaside holiday destination with shops, beaches and a picturesque harbour. The pastel coloured Regency houses help to make it one of the prettiest towns in Wales.