Attractions near dylan coastal resort

Carmarthenshire is calling

Whether it's just the two of you visiting or you have little ones in tow, Laugharne is surrounded by some of the best things to see and do in South Wales. Embark on bracing strolls along nearby clifftops and discover breathtaking natural wonders. Hop on a steam train at the Gwili Railway, get up close to rare and endangered species, or visit the Dylan Thomas Boathouse where the great writer penned some of his most famous works.

Things to see and do

On your doorstep

Our coastal retreat may feel a whole world away, but we're actually just a short distance from some of the best places to visit in South Wales.

Folly Farm

The perfect family day out. You'll find a vintage fairground, world-class zoo, indoor and outdoor play areas, and plenty of furry and feathery farm animals.

Dylan Thomas Boathouse

Find out more about the life of the world-famous poet, writer and broadcaster. The views of the estuary alone make the legendary Boathouse well worth a visit.

Gwili Railway

Hop aboard a vintage locomotive and tuck into afternoon tea whilst steadily following the River Gwili past acres of farmland and beautiful wooded hillsides.

Manor Wildlife Park

Get up close to a variety of animals including rhinos, apes, tigers and lemurs, pet giant bunnies and pygmy goats, and spend a day helping out as a junior zookeeper.

National Showcaves Centre

Journey deep underground and marvel at striking illuminations, roll up your sleeves and pan for gold, and get up close to 220 life-sized model dinosaurs.

Brecon Beacons National Park

This lush, green mountain range is home to towering peaks, hidden caves, and acres upon acres of walking and cycling routes - just waiting to be explored.

Gower Peninsula

This stunning part of the world was designated as the UK’s first Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty way back in 1956 - and it's easy to see why.

Llansteffan Beach

This beautiful sandy stretch is famous for cockling. But it's also perfect for shoreline strolls, gentle paddles, and soaking up the sun in the summertime.

The Lyric Theatre

From stand up comedy and live music to pantomimes and theatre, The Lyric Theatre plays host to a varied programme of performances throughout the year.

National Botanic Garden of Wales

Nestled deep in the Carmarthenshire countryside, these beautiful gardens feature the world’s largest single-span glasshouse and a tropical butterfly house.

Pendine Sands Beach

Just a 10-minute drive from Nuevo Residences. Think golden sand dunes, 7 miles of shoreline, and amazing views across Carmarthen Bay to the Gower.

Aberglasney House & Gardens

Explore the historic mansion and award-winning sub-tropical indoor garden or enjoy a picture-perfect walk around the beautifully landscaped grounds.

Laugharne Castle

This 13th-century castle and Victorian gardens is the perfect place to learn about the history of Laugharne. It's also where you can soak up amazing views of the estuary.

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