When thinking of booking a Wales self-catering holiday there are many things that need to be considered and one of the main aspects is the place you wish to go to. There are hundreds of different cottages and houses available all with different themes that can suit just about any holiday maker’s needs and are located in stunning countryside, towns and villages. When booking Wales self-catering holiday many travelers are surprised to learn that there are also many campsites available and many of these are right on the Welsh coastline where there are also beautiful beaches to explore. Some self-catering Wales holiday makers prefer to stay in the more popular coastal areas whereas others like to go to the inland areas of Wales to take in some of the wonderful scenery and natural wildlife.
Choosing the type of Wales self-catering holiday cottage or house to rent will depend on whether it is going to be a short break for just a few days or whether it is going to be a long stay, which could well lead to a longer holiday. In order to get the best rental rates, it is often worthwhile contacting the local authorities to see if any special rates or discounts are available. Some holiday cottages can be booked as a package deal and this can often save holiday makers money. Also many cottages will allow holidaymakers to use the swimming pools and gyms at no extra charge. They may also offer couples’ services such as a baby sitter or breakfast in bed.
There are many different places where tourists can stay in Wales and many of the islands have their own little specialities. One of the most popular is the town of Bangor, which is an ancient harbour town that is still well preserved and visited by many people each year. There is also the Brecon Beacons in the north west of Wales which is a wonderful place for hiking and walking and many families enjoy taking part in this sport. Many tourists love to go camping in Wales and although not many places have campsites in Wales there are some beautiful countryside camping areas especially in the Brecon Beacons. One of the best things about camping in the Brecon Beacons is that it is possible to see the remains of ancient Stone Age fortresses.
The Welsh beaches of Llandudno, Caernarfon and Chersey Bay are also popular with visitors from the UK and the USA. There are many excellent beaches that can be enjoyed by families on a self-catering holiday in Wales and many of these beaches are easily accessible from the self-catering cottages. If you prefer you can stay in one of the Wales villas and then take a day trip into the area to enjoy a day out at one of the many exciting activities or destinations.
There are so many fantastic places to eat in Wales and many families love to eat out as this is a great way to spend time in the great outdoors. You can stop off at some of the local restaurants that cater for outdoor enthusiasts and allow you to sample some local cuisine. The food is often served in the open air restaurants that are found dotted around the countryside in the valleys of Gwynedd. You can also sample some local beer if you choose to stay in one of the Wales self-catering holiday homes. Some of the most popular restaurants in the area include St. David’s restaurant in Gwynedd and The Ivy Park in Rhayader.
If you want to enjoy the great outdoors but still have access to modern amenities, you will be able to find plenty of accommodation available to suit your needs. Many of the Wales self-catering holiday parks offer fantastic amenities such as swimming pools, exercise areas, children play areas and serviced apartments. These holiday parks are often situated close to the major tourist attractions in the area and you will be able to make use of these facilities when you want to avoid being bored on your holiday. By staying in a self catering apartment you will be able to experience the charm of the Welsh countryside even if you are unable to spend as much time in the great outdoors as you would like to.