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Half-term getaways in the Dramatic Heart of Wales

Half-term is a much-needed breather amid the hustle and bustle of the school term – a time for families to get together and enjoy making memories. And with Valentine’s Day landing during the Welsh half term, why not book a romantic escape with your partner?


Whether you’re escaping the office, saying goodbye to the classroom, or ready to create everlasting memories with your loved ones – the Dramatic Heart of Wales offers an array of getaway offers to suit all interests and budgets. Make the most of your break in the breath-taking surroundings of south Wales.


Ty Hiraeth, Afan Forest Park


Discover unbeatable getaway deals this half-term at Ty Hiraeth, an award-winning, dog-friendly, four-star holiday home. Nestled in the tranquil hilltop community of Oakwood, Pontrhydyfen, this cosy holiday cottage is only a short stroll away from the picturesque 48-square-mile Afan Forest Park. A charming home-from-home, the cottage accommodates up to four people and three furry friends. With heavenly beds, a warming log burner, a well-stocked bookcase, and its very own enclosed courtyard, Ty Hiraeth is the perfect sanctuary to put your feet up – and get out on active dog walks through the forest, come rain or shine. Visit as a group for a half term adventure, or treat a special someone to a cosy escape for two.


Afan Lodge, Afan Valley


For avid mountain bikers or those seeking active adventures, experience the perfect half-term getaway at Afan Lodge – where adventure meets relaxation. Whether you’re a nature-loving family eager to explore the picturesque Welsh valleys, a couple looking for a romantic Valentine’s escape, or a group looking for spacious accommodation to unwind after a day of adventure, Afan Lodge provides a warm welcome to all.

For those with families or travelling in groups, why not take advantage of Afan Lodge’s irresistible Saturday night offer? Throughout February, book a Saturday night stay and enjoy a complimentary Sunday night stay too. A deal that’ll grant you more time to discover the beauty of Afan Valley. Stroll along the beautiful walking trails, tuck into heart-warming food and drink at their cosy bar, and explore world-class mountain bike trails. The team are also offering a romantic deal for Valentine’s Day, with a complimentary bottle of prosecco and a delicious Welsh breakfast, all for just £115.00 per couple. Your unforgettable half-term getaway awaits at Afan Lodge.


Tower’s Hotel & Spa, Swansea Bay


Looking for a romantic night away? From the very first greeting to the final farewell, the Tower’s Hotel & Spa promises to bring you the perfect Valentine’s escape. Imagine being welcomed with a refreshing ice-cold glass of Kir Royale, setting the tone for an enchanting evening. Make your way to a haven of tranquillity at the spa facilities, offering serenity amidst an indoor oasis. Immerse yourself in the indoor pool, a soothing jacuzzi soak, or relax in the blissful steam room. Indulge in a mouth-watering three-course Valentine’s feast and retreat to your heavenly beds. Your escape will finish with a hearty Welsh breakfast. Your romantic getaway awaits at the Tower’s Hotel and Spa at just £175.00 per couple.


Margam Mountain View, Port Talbot


Families seeking an adventurous half-term holiday, look no further: escape to the tranquil landscape of Margam at Margam Mountain View Holiday Home, a cosy 4-bedroom retreat, that sleeps 7 guests. As you step through the door you’ll immediately feel at ease in this newly refurbished and fully equipped home. Situated just 3 miles from Margam Country Park, your adventure awaits with woodland walks, paddleboarding, mountain biking and Crafty Fun Days for the children.

Treat you and your loved ones to a wholesome 5-night getaway at Margam Mountain View for only £500 to create happy memories that will last a lifetime.


As the half-term break approaches, relaxation and adventure at the Dramatic Heart of Wales await. With exceptional offers and unique getaways, there’s no better time to book your half-term getaway to the Dramatic Heart of Wales.

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