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 ...
Penrhyndeudraeth is a village located near the coast east of Porthmadog and north-east of Harlech; it has a population of 2,150.
Llanfair Caereinion is in the heart of old Montgomeryshire's Banwy valley and is one of the smallest towns in Powys. The quaint and sleepy exterior of the town give it a picture book feel that typifies the traditional Welsh countryside.
Nefyn is a small seaside town (population 2,600) on the north-west coast of the Llyn Peninsula with a with harbour, museum and graceful crescent of sand leading to picturesque Porthdinllaen.
Located 5 miles north of Machynlleth, Corris boasts a surprisingly rich vein of local attractions together with thrilling mountain biking in the forest, excellent fishing at Llyn Myngul and challenging walking on Cadair Idris.
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.
Llanwrtyd Wells is the smallest town in Britain. It is also one of the friendliest, having a long history of catering for the many visitors who, today, come to enjoy the unspoilt beauty of the surrounding Cambrian Mountains.
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.
Llandrindod Wells, or 'Landod' as it is known to locals, is the administrative centre of Powys and one of its largest towns. As the name suggests, it owes its origins to the spring waters that were recognised to have healing properties.
Pwllheli is the main town on the Llyn Peninsula and has many varied shops in its High Street and an open-air market on the Maes each Wednesday.
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.
New Quay, with its picturesque houses, pubs and restaurants, clings to the sides of the hills rising above the blue waters of Cardigan Bay and is one of the jewels of the Cambrian Coast.
Set picturesquely overlooking two sandy beaches, the resort village of Aberporth is one of West Wales' most favoured family holiday locations.
Knighton is a Mid Wales Marches town with a remarkable landscape and rich history. Located on the scenic Heart of Wales Railways line, it makes a great base to explore Offa's Dyke Path or Glyndwr's Way National Trails.
Lampeter is the home of the oldest University College in Wales. In the eighteenth century Lampeter was an important gathering place for the Drovers.
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.
Newtown known in Welsh as 'Y Drenewydd' is the largest town in Powys and is situated on the banks of the River Severn. Foundedat the end of the 13th century, Newtown boasts a rich industrial heritage, surounded by beautiful countryside.
Llangrannog is a small, coastal village and seaside resort in Ceredigion, seven miles south of New Quay. It lies in the narrow valley of the little River Hawen, which falls as a waterfall near the middle of the village.
Presteigne, (Llanandras in Welsh), was once the county town of Radnorshire and nestles at the heart of the Mid Wales Marches on the border of Wales and England.
Machynlleth, locally referred to colloquially as 'Mach' is a market town set in the Dyfi Valley, Powys