The delightful market town of Cowbridge was a medieval settlement, you can still see sections of the ruined walls standing today, and it has become a fashionable destination for travellers exploring Wales. Have a bite and peruse the shops in the town centre then wander the small Old Hall Gardens and Physic Gardens. It’s a lovely place to retreat to with family, celebrate a special occasion or to escape with your partner.
Why visit Cowbridge?
The town and surrounding region have wonderful entertainment and historic sites on offer. Go on an adventure to a grand castle, climb the surrounding trails, venture through forests, go on a day trip to the coast or down to nearby Dyffryn.
Things to do in Cowbridge:
Visit St Quentin's Castle or venture off the beaten track to discover Old Beaupre Castle. Follow IoIo Morganwg Heritage Walk for a great way to explore the historic town and the surrounding rural landscape. At the end of the day pick a lovely restaurant or pub for a delicious evening meal.
Why stay in a Cowbridge cottage?
Our holiday homes have something for everything and Cowbridge is a gorgeous area to take advantage of our collection. With cottages in Cowbridge and dotted all over this rural region, it won’t be hard to find your ideal holiday accommodation. It’s the perfect spot for some exploring and great days out.
Three must see things in Cowbridge:
- While in Wales you have to stop by one of the gorgeous castles, try either St Quentin's Castle or Old Beaupre Castle.
- Follow the IoIo Morganwg Heritage Walk (Vale Trail 9) around the town.
- Take a trip across to the spectacular Dyffryn Gardens owned by the National Trust.