It may be small, but there’s plenty to see and do in this diminutive destination – and if you’re planning a visit for 2023, these are some of the best hotels in Wales.
Whether you plan on exploring the best beaches in Wales and staying by the sea, or prefer to check out the mountain scenes at a luxury hotel in Snowdonia, we've got you covered with our ultimate list of where to stay in Wales.
The Welsh coastline has some of the country’s most spectacular scenery, with paths mapped out for road trips and seaside strolls, such as the Coastal Way, the Cambrian Way and the North Wales Way.
Wales is also home to the UK’s smallest city: St Davids has a population of just 1,600, but qualifies as a city because of its cathedral, which was built in the 12th century.
In the north is Snowdon (known locally as Yr Wyddfa), the highest point in the British Isles outside of the Scottish Highlands. If hiking to the summit sounds like too much effort, you’ll be pleased to hear that there’s a scenic railway taking you all the way to the top.
Weary hikers returning from a trek up Snowdon will be relieved to lay their heads at Palé Hall, one of the finest luxury hotels in the UK.
In the heart of Pembrokeshire’s Preseli Hills, The Grove at Narberth is another charming countryside retreat; or check in to the Harbourmaster Hotel on the quayside of Aberaeron along the Cardigan Bay coast. Here are our favourite hotels in Wales…