Local Attractions

There is a wealth of things to see and do in the vicinity. Below is just a small selection.


Ancient market town with castle ruins on the Drover's Route.



This charming market town is just ten minutes drive away.

Llyn Brianne Reservoir

A man-made lake amidst pine covered hills, magnificent views with mountain roads.

Talley Abbey

Set in beautiful hills at the head of the Talley Lakes.




Spectacular gardens set in the beautiful Towy valley, the gardens were lost until recently rediscovered and restored.


Dinefwr Park and Dinefwr Castle

A thousand years of Welsh history set in 450 acres of beautiful parkland with its 9th century castle, and Newton house - a magnificent 17th century residence.

National Botanical Garden of Wales

Home of the world's largest single-span glasshouse.


Heart of Wales Railway

One of the most scenic railway journeys in the UK, the Heart of Wales line runs from Swansea to Shrewsbury. The nearest railway station is at Llangadog.

Dolaucothi Gold Mines

These unique gold mines are set amid wooded hillsides overlooking the beautiful Cothi Valley.

Red Kite

Red Kite Feeding Station

See Red Kites feeding in a spectacular setting within the Brecon Beacons National Park.

Other sites of interest are: The Brecon Beacons | Visit Carmarthenshire | Carreg Cennen Castle | Dan-yr-Ogof Showcaves

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