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Nant Ddu Lodge Hotel [Spa]

Cwm Taf, Merthyr Tydfil

Nant Ddu Lodge Hotel, Cwm Taf, Merthyr Tydfil

At the Spa Nant Ddu Lodge you have the freedom to follow the treatments, or pick and mix to make your own perfect package. These therapeutic treatments are tailored to meet your individual needs. For centuries, spa body therapy treatments have been... more

Brecon Mountain Railway [Attraction / Activity]

Pant Station, Pant, Merthyr Tydfil

Brecon Mountain Railway, Pant Station, Merthyr Tydfil

Visit Brecon Mountain Railway for a great day out. Travel behind a vintage Steam Locomotive and admire the views of the Welsh countryside. The 10 mile round journey takes you high in the Brecon Beacons, travelling alongside the Taf Fechan... more

Peterstone Court Country House, Restaurant & Spa, Llanhamlach, Brecon, Powys

Rumour has it that Charles I once visited the original site at Peterstone Court, and it has also been associated with the companions of William The Conqueror. We think we're very lucky to have this handsome piece of Georgian architecture on such a... more

Brecon Beacons National Park Authority [Attraction / Activity]

Plas y Ffynnon, Cambrian Way, Brecon

Brecon Beacons National Park Authority, Plas y Ffynnon, Brecon, Powys

Whether it’s a day rambling along the banks of The River Usk, bird watching, caving, cycling or sitting quietly with a rod and a bucket of bait as you wait to land the big one, the Brecon Beacons National Park is the ideal place to do it. Guided... more

Tredegar House [Historic House]

Coedkernew, Newport (Gwent)

Tredegar House, Coedkernew, Newport (Gwent), Newport


Discover the history of Tredegar House Tredegar House is one of the architectural wonders of Wales and one of the most significant late 17th century houses in the whole of the British Isles. For over 500 years it was home to one... more

Margam Country Park [Attraction / Activity]

Margam, Port Talbot

Margam Country Park, Margam, Port Talbot, Neath Port Talbot

850 acres of Parkland which include 12th century monastry ruins, 12th century church, 18th century orangery, 19th century country house. Largest collection of deer in Wales, 30 acres of refurbished gardens. New for 2002 - light railway attraction.... more

Mercure Holland House Hotel & Spa [Spa]

24-26 Newport Road, Cardiff

Mercure Holland House Hotel & Spa, 24-26 Newport Road, Cardiff

Escape the crowded streets of Cardiff at Mercure Holland House, a hotel spa offering urbanites a dose of downtime right in the heart of the city. While away the hours in this towering contemporary retreat, where expert Decleor treatments are matched... more

Southerndown Golf Club [Golf Course]

Ogmore by Sea, Bridgend

Southerndown Golf Club, Ogmore by Sea, Bridgend

Southerndown, a combination of links, downland and heathland perched high overlooking Porthcawl, the Bristol Channel and a beautiful Welsh landscape, is invariably open to winds of varying strengths. Rolling tree-less slopes, yielding soft... more

Dyffryn Gardens [Garden]

St Nicholas

Dyffryn Gardens, St Nicholas, Vale of Glamorgan


Discover a beautiful Edwardian-style garden at Dyffren Gardens Dyffryn Botanic Garden are outstanding Grade I listed Edwardian gardens. They have recently been restored to Thomas Mawson's original 1904 design with the help of a... more

Pyle & Kenfig Golf Club [Golf Course]

Waun-y-Mer, Kenfig, Bridgend

Pyle & Kenfig Golf Club, Waun-y-Mer, Bridgend

Pyle and Kenfig, 6,728 yards, par 71 off the back tees, is a course of two distinct halves with the back nine set amongst towering dunes with stunning views of Welsh mountains, the bay and the Bristol Channel. Mackenzie Ross used traditional... more

Royal Porthcawl Golf Club [Golf Course]

Rest Bay, Porthcawl

Royal Porthcawl Golf Club, Rest Bay, Porthcawl, Bridgend

Royal Porthcawl, founded in 1891, ranks firmly among the world's top golf courses, a reputation sustained by the many prestigious professional and amateur events held there. The first four holes and the last six are true links, but the holes in the... more

The Dragon Health & Leisure Club [Spa]

The Dragon Hotel, The Kingsway, Swansea

The Dragon Health & Leisure Club, The Dragon Hotel, Swansea

The Dragon Health & Leisure Club and Beauty Treatment Rooms are perfect for a relaxing break to unwind and indulge in a spot of pampering. Facilities include an 18m heated indoor swimming pool, saunas, gymnasium and a range of fitness classes and... more

Marriott St Pierre Hotel and Country Club [Golf Course]

St Pierre Park, Chepstow

Marriott St Pierre Hotel and Country Club, St Pierre Park, Chepstow, Monmouthshire

Set in 400 acres of rolling South Wales countryside featuring a 14th century manor house hotel, the old course at St Pierre is a classic parkland with huge trees that encroach even further on the fairways each year, especially over the par-five first... more

The Weir [Garden]

Swainshill, Hereford

The Weir, Swainshill, Hereford, Herefordshire


Explore a beautiful riverside garden at The Weir Used for many years as a spot for swimming, fishing and boating, The Weir in Herefordshire is a riverside garden worth visiting in any season. Carpets of snowdrops then daffodils then... more

Dylan Thomas Boathouse [Museum / Art Gallery]

Carmarthenshire County Council, Dylans Walk, Laugharne, Carmarthen

Dylan Thomas Boathouse, Carmarthenshire County Council, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire

The Boathouse, where Dylan and Caitlin lived with their children from 1949-1953 is now a heritage centre. The house now contains audio visual presentations, original furnishings and memorabilia, a themed bookshop, tea room, viewing platform and... more

Langland Bay Golf Club [Golf Course]

Mumbles, Swansea

Langland Bay Golf Club, Mumbles, Swansea

There are great views and there are great golf courses, rarely do they come together with such perfection as they do at Langland Bay. High above the golden Gower sand is a cliff top clearly designed by nature with only one purpose in mind,... more

Clearwell Caves [Attraction / Activity]

Clearwell, Coleford

Clearwell Caves, Clearwell, Coleford, Gloucestershire

Clearwell Caves are now a working mining museum where visitors can see impressive caverns with geological and mining displays. Iron ore from the Caves has been used over many centuries to make tools, weapons and machinery. Some forms of the iron ore... more

Clevedon Court [Historic House]

Tickenham Road, Clevedon

Clevedon Court, Tickenham Road, Clevedon, Bath & Northeast Somerset


Discover the beautifully preserved Manor House of Clevedon Court Clevedon Court is an outstanding 14th century manor house with parts of a massive 13th century Tower and Great Hall and much of the original building still evident.... more

Hereford Museum & Art Gallery [Museum / Art Gallery]

Broad Street, Hereford

Hereford Museum & Art Gallery, Broad Street, Hereford, Herefordshire

To get a grasp of the local history and heritage of Hereford, a trip to Hereford Museum & Art Gallery should be your first stop. Housed in a beautiful Victorian gothic building, it’s crammed with unique artefacts and fine and decorative art that have... more

Hereford Cathedral [Attraction / Activity]

5 College Cloisters, Cathedral Close, Hereford

Hereford Cathedral, 5 College Cloisters, Hereford, Herefordshire

There has been a place of worship on the site of Hereford Cathedral since the eighth century so its little surprise that this soaring Romanesque cathedral is soaked in history and a fascinating place to visit. Built in the early 12th century, the... more

The Old House [Museum / Art Gallery]

High Town, Hereford

The Old House, High Town, Hereford, Herefordshire

The Old House, built in 1621, is an excellent example of a timber-framed building. Furnished in period style it gives an insight into daily life in Jacobean times.... more

The National Botanic Garden of Wales [Garden]

Llanarthne, Carmarthen

The National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire

Created within 568 acres of beautiful parkland, The National Botanic Garden of Wales is home to a unique collection of over 100,000 different plants and the largest single-span Glasshouse in the world, designed by Lord Foster, which houses an... more

Pennard Golf Club [Golf Course]

2 Southgate Road, Southgate

Pennard Golf Club, 2 Southgate Road, Southgate, Swansea

Pennard’s cliff-top links, founded in 1908 on the dramatic landscape of the Gower Peninsula, boasts arresting views across to the beautiful sandy beaches. Parts of the course are well above sea level but it is a James Braid-designed links of quality,... more

Shipley Gardens [Garden]

Bridge Road, Holme Lacy, Hereford

Shipley Gardens, Bridge Road, Hereford, Herefordshire

Shipley is a Wye Valley 17th century homestead standing upon the site of previous dwellings that since Roman times administered the adjacent river ford and former ferry. The wonderfully informal and inspirational garden style has been created... more

Westonbury Mill Water Gardens [Garden]

Pembridge, Leominster

Westonbury Mill Water Gardens, Pembridge, Leominster, Herefordshire

The garden is laid out around a tangle of streams and ponds and has a huge collection of moisture loving plants growing with lush abundance. Every corner brings surprises and new interest. You can climb the spiral walk of the giant mound walk through... more

The Great House [Garden]

Dilwyn, Hereford

The Great House, Dilwyn, Hereford, Herefordshire

The Great House is a thriving haven of glorious plants, shrubs and trees. It is home to a formal rose garden, an intricate ´Knot Garden´ and borders of agapanthus and unusual alliums. There is impressive stonework in the terraces and pergola, and the... more

Tyntesfield [Historic House]

Wraxall, Bristol

Tyntesfield, Wraxall, Bristol, Bath & Northeast Somerset


Discover the fascinating history of Tyntesfield Tyntesfield is a spectacular Victorian country house, remodelled by John Norton in 1864 for William Gibbs as a family home. It is an extraordinary Gothic Revival, with extravagant towers... more

Tyntesfield [Garden]

Wraxall, Bristol

Tyntesfield, Wraxall, Bristol


Explore the stunning Gardens of Tyntesfield Tyntesfield, the original garden is thought to have been laid out in the 1840´s. Currently there is a huge restoration project underway to bring this impressive estate back to its... more

E & C Falconry Experience [Attraction / Activity]

Gwern-Hesgog, Nantmel

E & C Falconry Experience, Gwern-Hesgog, Llandrindod Wells

Welcome to E & C Falconry, owned and operated by Eddie and Cara! We have been involved with birds of prey for more than a decade, and have years of experience exploring the Welsh outdoors, riding, hunting, walking and flying Birds of Prey. Our... more

Henbury Golf Club [Golf Course]

Henbury Hill, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol

Henbury Golf Club, Henbury Hill, Bristol

A prime Bristol club on quality parkland close to Blaize Castle Estate, close to the city and motorway. Not long at 6,000 yards, par 72, but an attractive wooded course requires accurate course management. Set in two parts – the first two holes... more

Old Chapel Gallery [Museum / Art Gallery]

East Street, Pembridge

Old Chapel Gallery, East Street, Pembridge, Herefordshire

Old Chapel Gallery is situated in a key position on the popular black and white tourist trail in the heart of rural North Herefordshire. Established by Yasmin Strube in 1989 in the setting of a fine Victoria Chapel, the Gallery has gone from strength... more

Bristol & Clifton Golf Club [Golf Course]

Beggar Bush Lane, Failand, Bristol

Bristol & Clifton Golf Club, Beggar Bush Lane, Bristol

Started with nine-holes in 1985, the present 6,413-yard par 72 course evolved after the war to become one of the leading venues for R and A, English men’s and women’s and South West championships. The four par threes are features. The back to back... more

Aztec Hotel & Spa [Spa]

Aztec West, Almondsbury, Bristol

Aztec Hotel & Spa, Aztec West, Bristol

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Royal West of England Academy [Museum / Art Gallery]

Queen's Road, Clifton, Bristol

Royal West of England Academy, Queen's Road, Bristol

The Royal West of England Academy (RWA) is one of only five Royal Academies of Art in the UK. It is a registered charity which has been self-supporting for over 150 years and possesses an outstanding Grade II* listed building, galleries and permanent... more

Ross-on-Wye Golf Club [Golf Course]

Gorsley, Ross-on-Wye

Ross-on-Wye Golf Club, Gorsley, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire

Ross-on-Wye was founded in 1903 but after several moves, eventually reached its present site from a JH Taylor nine-hole design at Rudhall in 1964 where Ken Cotton constructed the 6,451-yard course, standard scratch 73, from a densely forested tract... more

Ashburnham Golf Club [Golf Course]

Cliffe Terrace, Burry Port

Ashburnham Golf Club, Cliffe Terrace, Burry Port, Carmarthenshire

Ashburnham’s lay-out is virtually the same today as it was when the reknown J H Taylor’s designing skills were employed in 1910 to alter a course that was created 14 years earlier. It has always been one of the toughest links courses in Wales,... more

Berkeley Castle [Historic House]

Berkeley, BERKELEY, Berkeley

Berkeley Castle, Berkeley, Berkeley, Gloucestershire

They don’t come much more historic than Berkeley Castle. This Gloucestershire landmark has played host to Francis Drake, Elizabeth I and a succession of other royalty as well as being celebrated by Shakespeare and the scene of Edward II’s murder back... more

Burnham & Berrow Golf Club [Golf Course]

St Christopher’s Way, Burnham-on-Sea

Burnham & Berrow Golf Club, St Christopher’s Way, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset

Burnham and Berrow, a great links on the Somerset coast created by Alister Mackenzie and Harry Colt, has hosted almost every major amateur championship. In 2011, Burnham has the unique distinction of hosting the Brobazon and the R&A British Boys in... more

West Somerset Railway [Attraction / Activity]

The Railway Station, Warren Road, Minehead

West Somerset Railway, The Railway Station, Minehead, Somerset

The West Somerset Railway recaptures the era of the branch line country railway in the days of steam. Enjoy 20 miles of glorious Somerset scenery as the train gently rolls back the years on its journey through the Quantock Hills and along the Exmoor... more

Dunster Castle [Garden]

Dunster, Minehead

Dunster Castle, Dunster, Minehead, Somerset


Explore the beautiful Dunster Castle and Gardens Dunster Castle has a hilltop garden, lawn and interesting rare shrub borders. Below there are formal woodland terraces and along the river, opulent sub-tropical plantings of... more

Dunster Castle [Historic House]

Dunster, Minehead

Dunster Castle, Dunster, Minehead, Somerset


Explore the beautiful Dunster Castle and Gardens Originally built in Norman times, Dunster Castle was remodelled in the late 19th century for the Luttrell family, who lived here for 600 years. Only the 13th century gatehouse has... more

The Kendleshire Golf Club [Golf Course]

Henfield Road, Coalpit Heath, Bristol

The Kendleshire Golf Club, Henfield Road, Bristol, Gloucestershire

Perhaps the finest of West Country architect Adrian Stiff’s collection of courses, opened in 1997 with an additional nine holes later constructed by Peter McEvoy. User-friendly, well-mounded with thickets and lakes, an easy walking par 70 course,... more

Croft Castle & Parkland [Historic House]

Yarpole, Leominster

Croft Castle & Parkland, Yarpole, Leominster, Herefordshire


Discover the enchanting story of Croft Castle Croft Castle is 15th century Castle sits in the heart of rural Hertfordshire and has been the home of the Croft family since before the Doomsday day book. A National Trust property... more

Berrington Hall [Historic House]

Leominster

Berrington Hall, Leominster, Herefordshire


Discover a lifetime of history at Berrington Hall With sweeping views across to the Black Mountains of Wales, it’s no wonder that landscaper du jour Capability Brown choose the site that Berrington Hall now stands on for the great... more

Berrington Hall [Garden]

Leominster

Berrington Hall, Leominster, Herefordshire


Explore the stunning grounds at Berrington Hall The gardens at Berrington Hall near Leominster in Herefordshire are classic Capability Brown design. Think 456 acres of sweeping parklands and walkways leading to fabulous viewpoints... more

Avon Valley Railway [Attraction / Activity]

Bitton Station Bath Road, Bitton, Bitton, Bristol

Avon Valley Railway, Bitton Station Bath Road, Bristol, Gloucestershire

A friendly, local, steam railway bringing back the sounds and smells of steam to the Avon Valley. Opened in 1869 by the Midland Railway as a through route between the Birmingham and the South Coast, the line was later linked to the iconic Somerset... more

The Players Golf Club [Golf Course]

Codrington, Bristol

The Players Golf Club, Codrington, Bristol, Gloucestershire

Designer Adrian Stiff, a co-owner, created his toughest test to date in 2002 with six tees offering distances between a monster 7,663 yards to a user-friendly 5,919. A seriously tough layout and subtle borrows on the quick greens. The third is a... more

Dyrham Park [Garden]

Dyrham, Bath

Dyrham Park, Dyrham, Bath, Gloucestershire


Explore the grandeur of Dyrham Park The magnificent formal gardens of Dyrham Park were laid out when the grand house was built but became unfashionable by the late 18th century. They were largely cleared away or filled in when the... more

Dyrham Park [Historic House]

Dyrham, Bath

Dyrham Park, Dyrham, Bath, Gloucestershire


Explore the grandeur of Dyrham Park Dyrham Park is a 17th century mansion built in the baroque style between 1692 and 1704 for William Blathwayt, Secretary of State to William III. The rooms have changed little since they were... more

Ralph Court Gardens [Garden]

Edwyn Ralph, Bromyard, Bromyard

Ralph Court Gardens, Edwyn Ralph, Bromyard, Herefordshire

The gardens are designed to provide fun and interest in gardening. Water features play a major part as they add sound and movement to the gardens. With over 20 water features including the remarkable musical fountain designed exclusively for Ralph... more

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