On the beautiful coast of Wales, between Aberaeron and New Quay, Gilfach Holiday Village is a friendly, fun holiday destination.
Please note that from the beginning of November, all park facilities will be closed. There will be limited accommodation available to book until mid-December.
Facilities will re-open on 1st March 2022, except for our outdoor pools which re-open 31st May 2022
Gilfach Holiday Village is home to a large range of accommodation to suit all budgets, set across 36 acres of gorgeous Welsh countryside overlooking the coast.
It is an ideal base whether you want to explore the mid-Wales region or relax at the park. Deep in the countryside, Gilfach gives guests a real feel of ‘getting away from it’ especially thanks to its stunning sea views over Cardigan Bay. Take advantage of the holiday park’s direct access to the Wales Coast Path and secluded pebble beach.
What is there to do at Gilfach Holiday Village?
One of the reasons guests love Gilfach Holiday Village is that there is so much to do at the park! You’ll love our fantastic facilities, including a bar, beach, games room and more...
Gilfach beach - We have our own beach for guests to enjoy. Peaceful and private, this pebble beach couldn’t be more convenient! It’s the perfect place for dogs to play.
Playground - Perfect for little ones, our playground is the ideal place for them to burn off some energy and enjoy the swings.
Mini-golf - A family favourite for a reason, mini-golf is a popular outdoor activity sure to bring some laughter. Hire clubs and balls for a small surcharge from reception.
Access to the Wales Coast Path - There is direct access to the Wales Coast Path, so whether you prefer a short stroll or a proper hike, you’re on the doorstep of the best walking in the county!
Games room - Come rain or shine, you’ll have a great time at ‘The Den’. Our games room is located by the bar and has a fruit machine, pool table and air hockey table.
Tennis court - Whether you want to practice your serve or have a friendly game of doubles, make sure to check out our tennis court. You can borrow equipment from reception.
Wi-Fi -We are pleased to offer free Wi-Fi in public areas around Gilfach Holiday Village for guests to enjoy. Plus, there is free Wi-Fi available in selected accommodation.
Gilfach Holiday Village Bar
Gilfach Holiday Village has its own bar, so you can enjoy going out for drinks only a few steps from your accommodation! You can drink inside or enjoy the outdoor courtyard to catch the sun.
Accommodation at Gilfach Holiday Village
We have a full range of self-catered accommodation options at Gilfach. From holiday chalets for groups or families to luxury hot-tub apartments for couples.
The Bronze Chalets are the cheapest options at Gilfach. They’re the perfect choice for groups of 4 wanting to spend their holiday exploring the mid-Wales region and don’t mind more basic accommodation. Plus, some are dog friendly, so you can bring your pups along on holiday too.
The Silver Chalets are a step above the Bronze Chalets with more comfort and style whilst still being excellent value for money. The 3-bed Silver Chalets even include a small boot room.
Fantastic accommodation at a fantastic price
Spacious, modern and high-spec, the Gold Chalets (sleeping 4-6 people) are a premium choice at Gilfach. They even have their own private decks with furniture, so you can enjoy eating al fresco while looking over the sea.
Luxury Gold Apartments
The 1-bed Gold Apartments have been recently renovated and have exclusive features such as TVs in the lounge and bedrooms, wine coolers and waterfall showers.
Plus, you can upgrade your booking by choosing a ground floor Gold Apartment complete with a hot tub and deck area! Enjoy all the same first-class features plus the hot tub, perfect for relaxing in after a long day.
Unique cottages at Gilfach
Finally, the height of luxury at Gilfach are our two cottages, Cwm Cottage and Bijou Cottage (sleeping 6 and 2 respectively). Charming on the inside and out, these unique cottages are packed with special features and premium finishes.
Yes, we are a dog-friendly holiday park. Just let us know when you’re booking so we can ensure you’re assigned pet-friendly accommodation. For those staying in 3-bed chalets, you can bring two dogs. For guests in our 2-bed chalets, you can bring one dog. Please note that we do not allow any dogs on the banned dog list.
We ask owners to keep their dogs on leads in outdoor spaces around the holiday park. Please also note, we don’t allow dogs within our indoor facilities with the exception of guide dogs. If you would like to bring a guide dog, all we ask is that you bring their paperwork to Gilfach.
Is there Wi-Fi at Gilfach Holiday Village?
We are pleased to offer free Wi-Fi in public areas around Gilfach for guests to enjoy. Plus, there is free Wi-Fi available in selected accommodation.
Things to do nearby to Gilfach Holiday Village
As well as Gilfach’s private beach, here are 3 more recommendations which are all about a 30-minute drive to the south of Gilfach along the mid-Wales coast.
Aberporth - This award-winning sandy beach is a firm family-favourite. At low tide, you’ll find little rock pools which children love to explore. Plus, sections of the beach allow dogs year-round.
Tresaith - Popular for swimming, sailing and surfing, Tresaith is a small, Blue Flag sandy beach with rock pools and even a waterfall. On a calm day, the beach has a tropical feel, whilst at other times westerly winds bring much more dramatic scenes of waves crashing against cliffs and rocks.
Penbryn - Penbryn beach is a mile of soft sand, surrounded by cliffs. It is one of Ceredigion’s most popular beaches and is owned by the National Trust. It is also a great location for stargazing.
Walks for the family
There is plenty of great walking to do near Gilfach Holiday Village. Whether you’re looking for a shorter route for a dog walk, or fancy tackling the full Ceredigion Coastal Path over your time at the holiday park, we’ve listed two of our favourites below.
Our recommended dog walk - One of our favourite walks to take your dog on near Gilfach is the Cei Bach circular walk. This 1.5 mile circular walk provides great views and a section along a dog-friendly beach. Just make sure to time the walk with low tide!
Ceredigion Coast Path - There is access from Gilfach Holiday Village to the Ceredigion section of the Wales Coast Path. The section Gilfach is on (6.5 miles between New Quay to Aberearon) is a popular stretch of the path with pleasant walking and lovely views.
Gilfach Holiday Village
Lovingly restored luxury cottage with a hot tub
Cwm Cottage | 3 bed | Hot Tub
Cwm cottage has recently undergone a lengthy renovation project, revealing a modern, high quality and stunning property. It’s home to many extra special touches, such as a hot tub, underfloor heating, a rain shower, a large wine cooler and private deck with 2 seating areas. The height of luxury accommodation at Gilfach.
Cosy cottage with stunning views
Bijou Cottage | 1 bed | Hot Tub
This stone-built cottage is full of character and features an upside-down layout, giving you the best sea views from the lounge upstairs. It has been recently refurbished with a contemporary style. It also features an outdoor area and a hot tub.
Spacious and modern
Gold Apartments | 1 bed | Hot Tub
These luxury, self-catering apartments are perfect for couples or solo travellers looking for something special on their holiday. Complete with contemporary furnishings, brilliant views over Cardigan Bay and a fantastic hot tub on a private deck.
Spacious and modern
Gold Apartments | 1 bed
The Gold Apartments at Gilfach Holiday Village are a really luxurious choice for couples or solo travellers. With extra special features, such as flat screen TVs in the living room and bedroom, a fully equipped kitchen (including a dishwasher) and a lovely small balcony with great sea views over Cardigan Bay.
Exclusive, modern retreats
Gold Chalets | 2 bed
The Gold Chalets are the first choice for those looking for luxury, plenty of space and something special. The 2-bed chalets are modern and are furnished to the highest of specifications. They also have their own private decks with patio furniture and lighting!
Premium chalet with deck
Gold Chalet | 3 bed
Seascape is our gold standard 3-bed chalet - it’s a detached bungalow with its own private deck area. Thanks to its elevated position, it enjoys stunning sea views over Cardigan Bay. Seascape is perfect for groups looking for a beautiful home-away-from-home to spend their holiday at.
Modern designs with sea views
Silver Chalets | 2 bed
The Silver 2-bed Chalets have a modern style throughout. They are home to some extra special touches, including beautiful uninterrupted sea views and a more spacious living/dining areas than the bronze chalets.
Popular chalets with modern fittings
Silver Chalets | 3 bed
The Silver 3-Bed Chalets are one of the most popular choices at the park. They have been recently refurbished with contemporary kitchens and bathrooms. A useful added feature is the spacious inner boot room, ideal for wellies and wet kids or pets!
Comfortable base for four
Bronze Chalets | 2 bed
Bronze chalets at Gilfach Holiday Village provide fantastic value for money. They are the perfect choice for those wanting a cosy and comfortable base to experience the holiday village and explore the surrounding area.
Things to do at and around
Gilfach Holiday Village
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Please note that from the beginning of November, all park facilities will be closed. There will be limited accommodation available to book until mid-December. Facilities will re-open on 1st March 2022...