Winter in Carmarthenshire

Button up your coat, lace up your boots and grab a scarf, winter’s officially here.



Carmarthenshire is ready to welcome you to celebrate the best of the season. From braving the waves for a bracing Boxing Day dip or creating a masterpiece at the National Botanic Garden to bedding down in a rustic retreat, or simply helping you stay safe. Carmarthenshire has got winter covered.



Make a weekend of it...

We’re justifiably proud of our county - its scenery, music, food and more - and we love to share it. You’re guaranteed the friendliest of welcomes wherever you wander and we’d love you to come and try it for yourself.

Getting to Carmarthenshire couldn't be easier. We have excellent transport links into the county whether you would prefer to travel by bus, rail or road. There is accommodation to suit all tastes and budgets - from country houses to camping.

Cwtch is welsh for cuddle, so why not cwtch up in Carmarthenshire this Winter!

Places to stay

As the countdown to the festive season begins, it’s not too late to book the perfect winter escape, with plenty of availability in rural and coastal Carmarthenshire.

Winter Picnics

Our Winter Picnic Guide is about embracing the chill, layering up and making the most of the shorter daylight hours by following in the footsteps of the Scandinavians who, despite a much colder climate than ours, eat outside whenever they can.

Winter walks ...

Winter, and especially the lull between Christmas and New Year, is a wonderful time for walking and here are some of Carmarthenshire’s finest:

Buy local

Wander the streets of Carmarthenshire's towns and browse the array of chic boutiques, high street stores, delis and tasteful galleries. You really can find that impossible to find Christmas gift! Visit our markets for that true local taste. Whether you’re buying children’s toys, designer perfumes, electronics or even furniture be extra vigilant and make sure you buy genuine products

Winter Services

Keep up to date with the latest winter news and information, including heart-warming stories, weather alerts, service disruptions and more.

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Get Involved

Working together is essential to ensure the success of our Winter campaign so Carmarthenshire continues to feature firmly on the map as a top attraction destination for visitors and the community alike. One of the ways in which we can achieve this is through utilising the same branding collectively.

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