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Exploring Wales one step at a time…. 

5 Awe-inspiring Walking Adventures of the Breath-Takingly Beautiful Brecon Beacons

We are so lucky here at Cwtch Farm to be surrounded not only by our pink piggy friends but also by some of the most beautiful landscapes that nature has to offer. From the picturesque coast of the Gower Peninsular to the idyllic, dreamy peaks of the Brecon Beacons mountain range; beauty, fresh air and adventure awaits all who visit. So grab your walking boots, compass and camera as we explore our favourite walking adventures of this stunningly inspiring Welsh hillside.Llyn Y Fan Fach and Fawr...

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5 Unmissable Walking Trails of the Astoundingly Beautiful Gower Peninsula

This 45-mile rugged coastline in South Wales was the UK’s first ever designated ‘Area of Natural Beauty’. Not only beautiful but the Gower is also a compendium of historical wonder, with its ancient burial chambers, hilltop forts and castle ruins, sprinkled across its one hundred square miles. The Gower has always been a popular choice for nature-lovers and adventure-seekers, with its abundance of beaches, caves and outdoor activities; but it’s the walking trails of the Gower that is the...

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What wildlife enthusiasts can discover in South West Wales.

Wildlife enthusiasts can discover so much in South West Wales. The wildlife you can observe varies considerably from the rare breed birds, the fascinating sea creatures and the amazing insect life. Whether exploring coastal areas or inland, wildlife enthusiasts will not be disappointed. If a staycation is on your mind, then Cwtch Farm B&B and Camping is in an ideal position for wildlife adventures for you and your family. It’s easy driving distance to some of our favourite wildlife...

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Why camping in Wales should be on your staycation bucket list….

Camping has made a phenomenal jump in popularity in recent years. A camping staycation in rural Wales is top of many people’s bucket list. It’s understandable why with it’s dazzling blue flag beaches and stunning coastline. Also, waiting to be discovered are the magnificent mountains of Snowdonia and the sheer beauty of the Brecon Beacons and Gower Peninsula. Camping offers a fantastic solution to choosing a staycation in Wales. It is a flexible style of holidaying that is affordable,...

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Why should you visit Wales after lockdown?

Well, you don’t have to, but there are plenty of good reasons why you ought to. For instance, there’s the Brecon Beacons National Park, home to the highest mountain range in southern Britain. There’s also an excellent choice of accommodation and it’s dog friendly too. You can make a weekend of it or stay longer in one of the comfortable and friendly bed and breakfast accommodation in the Brecon Beacons. Want to bring your beloved pet dog? No worries, Cwtch Farm is a dog friendly bed and...

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Dogs friendly Beaches, Gower Peninsula

Here on the Brecon Beacons, we have one of the best locations for both you and your four-legged friend to be able explore all of South Wales. There is an abundance of mountains, countryside and coastal areas to explore. Our dog friendly B&B, Cwtch Farm in the Brecon Beacons is the perfect place for you to visit many beauty spots including the stunning Gower Peninsula. Cwtch Farm is Located in Rhiwfawr in the Upper Swansea Valley opposite the Black Mountains and only a 45-minute drive to...

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