Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Llantwit Major

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Llantwit Major. One of the city's many top draws is its beaches. Museum of Welsh Life and Llandaff Cathedral are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Llantwit Major

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Llantwit Major has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Techniquest (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Cottrell Park Golf Resort (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Brynhill Golf Club (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Barry Island Pleasure Park (10.2 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Cardiff International Sports Village (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Llantwit Major

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Llantwit Major. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tresilian Bay (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Barry Island Beach (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Trelai Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Victoria Park (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Minehead Beach (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Greencombe Gardens (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Llantwit Major

Fly into Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.3 mi (11.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Swansea (SWS), which is 27.5 mi (44.2 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Llantwit Major Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Llantwit Major?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 124 vacation rentals near Llantwit Major. From 48 Houses to 18 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Llantwit Major for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Llantwit Major?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Llantwit Major:

  • Pontcanna: 75 vacation rentals
  • Riverside: 256 vacation rentals
  • Leckwith: 43 vacation rentals
  • Cardiff International Sports Village: 536 vacation rentals
  • Victoria Park: 19 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Llantwit Major?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Llantwit Major. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • St Donat's Castle: 856 vacation rentals
  • Llantwit Major Station: 702 vacation rentals
  • Barry Island Beach: 795 vacation rentals
  • Llanbradach Station: 529 vacation rentals
  • Bridgend Station: 576 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Llantwit Major listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Llantwit Major?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 48 Houses in Llantwit Major. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Llantwit Major include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 18 rentals available
  • Cabins: 48 rentals available
  • Cottages: 48 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Llantwit Major?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Llantwit Major. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.