Located in Gwynedd in north-western Wales, Barmouth is a traditional seaside town that's rich in character. This stunning corner of the United Kingdom offers spectacular scenery, with breathtaking views over Cardigan Bay and several award-winning beaches in the vicinity. The town is also framed by rolling hills that quickly give way to the majestic peaks of Snowdonia National Park in the east.
This bustling harbour town is a dream holiday destination. You'll find plenty of local pubs, traditional bakeries, quaint cafes, and seafood shacks to enjoy here. The meandering streets of the town centre are lined with boutique shops and independent retailers, while colourful terraces and quaint Barmouth holiday cottages mean you're not short on accommodation options. In addition to the stunning scenery, there are plenty of local landmarks to discover. Pay a visit to the Barmouth Sailor's Institute for a slice of maritime history or head to the Bronze Bell Museum for more heritage-inspired attractions. When you book a stay at Barmouth holiday cottages, you can make time for it all.
The Panorama Walk is one of the best hiking trails in the area. This well-marked trail is perfect for families, offering excellent views. Barmouth Bridge is also worth investigating if you're looking for unrivalled views out across the water. Keen cyclists can brave the Mawddach Trail, part of the National Cycle Network. This epic cycling trail cuts through Barmouth and connects the town to the rest of Snowdonia. The relatively calm waters of Cardigan Bay also provide the perfect place to enjoy a spot of paddleboarding or kayaking. After all that adventure, you can retire to your holiday cottage accommodation and rest up ahead of another day of exploring.
Barmouth holiday cottages are an affordable alternative to hotels. They're also the perfect option if you're visiting with larger accommodation for bigger groups. Planning on visiting with pets? It's easy to find dog-friendly accommodation in Barmouth, with all the comforts of home at your disposal.