Gwalia Holiday Cottage


The detached cottage sleeps 6 people + 1 cot in 3 bedrooms.


Gwalia views

View across the river to Laugharne.

view to Laugharne

Gwalia lounge / dining area

Two comfortable sofas set around the log burning stove, there is a 42" LCD TV, DVD and CD players.

Lounge with wood stove

Gwalia kitchen / dining area

The kitchen is fully equipped with oven and hob, dishwasher, microwave and fridge freezer.

Kitchen area

Gwalia living area

Looking towards the stairs and ground floor bedroom.

Living area view to stairs

Ground floor bedroom

The bedroom has twin beds and ample built-in storage space.

Ground floor bedroom with twin beds

First floor bedroom

The bedroom has twin beds and portable TV and DVD player.

First floor bedroom

Double bedroom

First floor bedroom with king size bed.

Double bedroom


The first floor bathroom with shower over the bath. There is also a seperate WC on the ground floor.

Bathroom with shower and toilet

Gwalia outside

Patio door leads to a paved area with wooden garden furniture.

View from patio

Laugharne view

The view across to Laugharne and Dylan Thomas's boat house.

Laugharne and Dylan Thomas's boat house

Gwalia is a detached converted stone barn with outstanding coastal and estuary views directly across to the historic castle at Laugharne and Dylan Thomas's boathouse. It is one of two barns at Pentowyn, in a beautiful setting on the Taf estuary in Carmarthenshire.


Gwalia sleeps 6 people in 3 bedrooms. Two are on the first floor; one has a king size bed and the other has twin beds. The ground floor bedroom has twin beds. The first floor bathroom has a shower over the bath, a wash basin and toilet. There is a separate toilet on the ground floor. The ground floor entrance leads to an open plan lounge/dining/kitchen area with oak flooring and oak furniture. There are two comfortable sofas positioned around the log burner, a 42 inch LCD TV (with Freeview), DVD player and CD/tuner/tape player with separate speakers. The oak dining table comfortably sits 6. The kitchen is fully equipped with an electric oven and hob, dishwasher, microwave and fridge freezer. There is a useful utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer and ample storage for boots, coats etc.


A sliding door leads on to a paved area with wooden garden furniture. There are stunning views across to Laugharne where you can watch the sun set. There is a large grassed area which is suitable for ball play. A washing line and BBQ are available. There is ample parking.

Visit Wales logo 4 star rating
  • Bed linen, towels and tea towels are provided
  • A cot and high chair are available. Please bring your own cot bedding
  • Oil central heating
  • Electricity and heating included
  • One well behaved dog welcome at £20.00 per week
  • No smoking in the cottage
  • Hair dryer provided
  • Wood burner - a basket of logs is provided(additional baskets £10)

How to book Gwalia

For 2021 prices / to make a booking and/or confirm availability please get in touch via our contact page. A deposit of 25% is required to confirm the booking, the balance should be paid 6 weeks before the start of the holiday - please remember to add £20 if bringing a pet. All bookings are subject to our Terms & Conditions, also please read the Access Statement for this cottage.

Bookings are from Friday to Friday. Short breaks and weekly bookings other than Friday to Friday may be available outside school holidays. We are flexible whenever possible depending on enquiries and pending bookings so please contact us to check.