Straddling the two counties of Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion, Newcastle Emlyn has an awful lot to offer families or couples holidaying in self catering cottages in this delightful corner of West Wales. Newcastle Emlyn is situated on the River Teifi, providing many opportunities for rafting and rowing. It is a small unobtrusive market town having a friendly community atmosphere with sufficient bustling pubs serving good food to give it a lively atmosphere. The town exudes a laid-back quality with an overall air of peace and quiet. There are frequent markets and fairs throughout the town bringing the whole community together. It's a great base from which to explore the sights and sites of Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire and Ceredigion.
There are many walks to be enjoyed throughout the area, with riverside rambles along the Teifi and countryside hikes. If walking isn’t your thing view the river from your carriage window on the Teifi Valley steam railway. Go and visit the ruins of the Norman castle and see for yourself the history that pervades this beautiful Welsh town.