Come to Relax & Enjoy

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Relax in the cosy, comfortable, well equipped, 4* luxurious cottages. Thoughtfully decorated and furnished to a high standard, with all that is expected of a modern home (from home), including a very well equipped kitchen, LCD television, log burner, comfortable / luxurious beds, Spacious dining area, Wi-Fi, A large selection of baby / children’s equipment, toys and books are available and all the essentials for a relaxing stay.

Tan yr Eglwys Cottages are 2 beautiful semi detached stone holiday cottages in the hamlet of Cilybebyll, nestling in peaceful countryside near Pontardawe, Neath and Swansea.

Come to Discover

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The cottages enjoy a countryside setting with panoramic views over the surrounding fields and hills. It is easy to forget that just minutes away are major 24 hour supermarkets and the M4. All amenities are within easy travelling distance as are a wide range of landscapes, attractions and activities.

We have so much to offer on our door step:

Coastal paths and breathtaking beaches Canal Walks and waterfalls Countryside and cities Hidden caves and castles galore Culture and museums Majestic mountains and quaint towns and so much more…

and of course – the Comfort of the Cosy Cottages

Come to Explore

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Just 20 minutes away from the M4 motorway is a quiet haven, your holiday cottage awaits you.

The central location is perfect to explore South Wales and discover the many attractions in all directions.

The Brecon Beacons National Park, the award winning Gower beaches, Afan Argoed Mountain bike trails and stunning waterfalls of the nearby Neath valley – indeed, easy access to Swansea, Cardiff, a wide range of landscapes, attractions and activities.

Whatever the Season, there are Adventures to have and Memories to be made.

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Dragon Ride 2018

The 2018 Dragon Ride starts and finishes in Margam Park (near Port  Talbot) on Sunday 10th June. Last years Ride was not as hot as the 2016 event. We had a group of riders from France staying in cottage no 1 in order for them to take part in the ride in 2017. Entries for […]

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Aberavon Sea front

Many beaches are really easily accessed from Tan yr Eglwys Cottages. The closest and probably the most “family friendly” is Aberavon Sea front. Aberavon seafront is one of Wales’ longest beaches having a contemporary promenade that overlooks Swansea Bay. It is popular whatever the weather. In the winter the promenade is full of wrapped up walkers, […]

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10 best Beaches in South Wales


The Gower beaches are possibly the best known beaches in South Wales however there are spectacular beaches elsewhere in South Wales. If you and your kids like rockpooling, paddling and scoffing ice cream, you’ll love Wales’ safe, sandy, family friendly beaches. I propose “The 10 Best Beaches in South Wales for Families. The following beaches […]

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