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


The 2017 Dragon Ride starts and finishes in Margam Park (near Port  Talbot) on Sunday 17th June. Last years Ride was held on possibly the hottest day of 2016. We had a group of riders from France staying in cottage no 1 in order for them to take part in the ride in 2016. Entries […]

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5 best Castles in Wales

What are the 5 best castles in Wales? The castles in Wales between the Norman Invasion in 1066 and the Civil War in England in 1651 were attacked by a succession of armies, attempting to dominate both the landscape and people of Wales. Castles vary significantly in size, construction and probably purpose. There are many […]

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Welsh room names

In an attempt to introduce the Welsh language to our visitors we have given the Welsh room names to the rooms. The following is a guide to the meaning/derivation/reason for the name and an assist with pronunciation! GOLWG Y LLAN pronounced GO LUG UH LL ANN, meaning/derivation being able to see/view the church. GOLWG Y FFAL pronounced […]

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