Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Ystradgynlais getaway

Experience the unique character of Ystradgynlais with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city has something for everyone. Dylan Thomas Centre and Swansea Beach 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Ystradgynlais

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Ystradgynlais a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Neath Golf Club (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Plantasia (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • LC Swansea (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Pen y Fan (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Cyfarthfa Park and Museum (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Ystradgynlais

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Ystradgynlais is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Swansea Beach (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Victoria Gardens (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Aberavon Beach (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • LC Swansea (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Cwmdonkin Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Singleton Park (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Ystradgynlais

The nearest airport is in Swansea (SWS), located 18 mi (29 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), which is 31.7 mi (51.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Ystradgynlais?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 174 vacation rentals near Ystradgynlais. From 112 Houses to 12 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 Ystradgynlais for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Mumbles Pier: 687 vacation rentals
  • Swansea University: 763 vacation rentals
  • Swansea Station: 780 vacation rentals
  • Swansea Castle: 765 vacation rentals
  • Treherbert Station: 517 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ystradgynlais 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 Ystradgynlais?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 112 Houses in Ystradgynlais. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ystradgynlais include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 12 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 37 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ystradgynlais?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Ystradgynlais. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.