Cottages by the Sea in Wales

Welcome to our selection of holiday cottages to rent in Wales by the sea. Take in the breathtaking views along the Wales Coast Path, which joins the charming seaside resorts in North and Mid Wales like Llandudno and Aberystwyth (where you may just bump into the future King and Queen, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge!). Alternatively, the south of Wales boasts the beautiful sandy beaches of Pembrokeshire and the stunning Gower peninsula where you can sample some of Joe’s famous ice cream, a real hit with the locals!

Or keep going until you hit the cosmopolitan capital city of Cardiff, with its bayside bars and restaurants, bustling nightlife and numerous notable landmarks such as the Castle, the National Museum of Wales and the Millennium Centre, not to mention the Millennium stadium for all those rugby enthusiasts!

Featured Accommodation

Hairpin Cottage

Gower Peninsula, nr. Swansea, Glamorgan.

Sleeps 4. Just a short stroll from the beach, this attractive holiday cottage enjoys commanding views over Langland Bay. Tastefully furnished and equipped to a high standard, it has been carefully converted from a stable to take advantage of the views. Cottage Code: ODC.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

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Boating Cottage

Trearddur Bay, Anglesey, Wales.

Sleeps 8. Enjoying stunning views across the main Blue Flag beach in Trearddur Bay, this single storey holiday home lies just 30 yards from a pub and restaurant. With the Port of Holyhead only 2 miles away, perhaps try a day trip to Ireland. Cottage Code: W41433.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

The Quay

Red Wharf Bay, Anglesey, Wales.

Sleeps 8. This town house boasts stunning views across the sweeping golden sands of Anglesey’s Red Wharf Bay. Superbly positioned on the quayside, there is a restaurant and pub within walking distance of the property. Cottage Code: OQP.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

Plas Tanybwlch – Sea View

Rhydyfelin, nr. Aberystwyth, Ceredigion.

Sleeps 2 – 6. Dating from the first half of the1800s, this imposing mansion house has been transformed into luxury apartments. Standing in large tended grounds it offers dramatic sea views. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: OU9.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • 19th Century

Bodwi Farm Cottages – Bodwi Bach

nr. Abersoch, Llŷn Peninsula, Gwynedd.

Sleeps 4 – 8. Set in the heart of the unspoilt Llyn Peninsula, explore the regions glorious sandy beaches from these comfortable and well equipped converted farm buildings. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: 67073.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Avilion

Trearddur Bay, Anglesey, Wales.

Sleeps 12. With magnificent sea views and overlooking two sandy coves, Avilion is situated in the village of Trearddur Bay. Built in 1912 and based on a French château, it is Grade II listed. Games room in boat house with table tennis, darts, sauna. Cottage Code: OTL.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

Blue Sails

Llanfaes, Anglesey, Wales.

Sleeps 6. Enjoying a magnificent setting right on the seashore, with glorious views of Puffin Island and Snowdonia, Blue Sails is a traditional Welsh holiday cottage. Complete with its own garden, the low wallls of the patio overlook the sea. Cottage Code: JPV.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Ty Ffynnon

Nr. Aberaeron, Ceredigion.

Sleeps 6. A short walk from the village pubs and shops, this well-appointed holiday home offers bright and spacious accommodation, as well as a large outdoor hot tub. Within 0.5 mile of Llanon beach and 5 miles from the pretty harbour town of Aberaeron. Cottage Code: HW7601.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Cyll y Felin Fawr – Cyll y Felin Fawr 1

Aberdaron, Gwynedd, Wales.

Sleeps 4 – 6. Close to the tip of the Lleyn Peninsula, about a mile from the beaches and coves, this pair of pretty stone cottages are thought to date from the 1800’s. Follow the link below to view the other property at this location. Cottage Code: 16676.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Hen Wrych Hall Tower

Abergele, Conwy.

Sleeps 2. Ideally situated only four minutes from the beach, this romantic tower boasts a four-poster bed and an open fire. The grade II listed building has been lovingly renovated, and could be your own romantic castle for two! Cottage Code: OPW.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • 19th Century

The Towers

Llanfairfechan, Conwy, Wales.

Sleeps 20. Located yards from the beach, this substantial harbour master’s mansion dates from 1872. Refurbished to an excellent standard, this detached property boasts a fine cinema room, dining room with seating for 20, beach room, library and games room. Cottage Code: OTR.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century