Destination guide

Delight in the oceanfront landscape of Aberystwyth

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Aberystwyth. Travelers like the seaside, bars and forests in this welcoming and walkable city. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Aberystwyth

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Aberystwyth a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Silver Mountain Experience (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Cilgwyn Golf Club (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
  • Gigrin Farm Red Kite Feeding Centre (26.1 mi / 42 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Aberystwyth

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 68°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Aberystwyth

Beautiful ocean views, breathtaking sunsets and pristine beaches are a few of the stunning natural features that Aberystwyth boasts. Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Aberystwyth is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aberystwyth Beach (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Constitution Hill (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Bwlch Nant yr Arian Forest Visitor Centre (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Aberdyfi Beach (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Devil's Bridge Falls (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Tywyn Beach (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Aberystwyth

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Aberystwyth Station or Aberystwyth Devils Bridge Station and explore the city from there.

Can I find a vacation rental around Aberystwyth?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 735 vacation rentals near Aberystwyth. From 195 Cottages to 195 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Aberystwyth for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Aberystwyth Beach: 787 vacation rentals
  • Aberystwyth University: 794 vacation rentals
  • Aberystwyth Castle: 783 vacation rentals
  • Aberystwyth Devils Bridge Station: 763 vacation rentals
  • National Library of Wales: 777 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Aberystwyth 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 Cottages in Aberystwyth?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 195 Cottages in Aberystwyth. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Aberystwyth include:

  • Bungalows: 195 rentals available
  • Houses: 408 rentals available
  • Chalets: 16 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Aberystwyth?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 12 vacation rentals with pool available in Aberystwyth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.