Y Cartws

About Y Cartws

Y Cartws is a renovated outbuilding (formerly the carthouse and stables) on a sheep farm- Maesyfelin.

The owners Paul & Eirlys Williams and their family are the 7th generation of the family to have farmed here.

The cottage itself has 2 bedrooms and a bathroom upstairs, and downstairs it has a Kitchen/Dining room, living room and a drying room. For more details please take a look at the website.

Situated just off the A478 Tenby to Cardigan road it is central to the three counties of Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion with ample attractions to suit all the family. There is a shop and fuel station just a mile and a half up the road, open 7 am to 9 pm Monday to Saturday, Sunday open till 6 pm. Plenty of pubs and restaurants with good food within driving distance.

Narberth is just 8 miles away, it is a gorgeous little market town with multicoloured Edwardian and Georgian buildings lining the high street, it is a shoppers heaven.


£395.00 - £700.00 per unit per week

Additional Information

Open all year.


  • Bed linen free of charge
  • Central heating
  • Cot high chair provided
  • Disabled access statement available
  • Establishment a working farm
  • Private Parking
  • Short Breaks available
  • Totally non smoking
  • TV in room/unit/static caravan
  • Washing machine launderette available
  • Welsh spoken
  • Wifi Internet Access


Y Cartws Access Statement
The cottage is approached from the farmyard. Luggage can be unloaded outside the cottage, parking of the vehicle is then approximately 5 to 6 metres away from the cottage. Access to all areas has an uneven gravel surface. Access to lawn area is 6-8 metres away from the cottage and also has uneven gravel surface.
The owners live on site and are available to assist whenever possible.
The cottage itself:
Entrance a step up to the doorway. The doorway is approx 860mm wide.
Drying room with standard size washing machine.
Sitting room with 2 two seater leather sofas and 1 armchair.
Kitchen worktop height is 900mm.
2 bedrooms via two flights of stairs (10 steps in total)
The bathroom also upstairs, the door is 750mm wide. Bath height is 600mm and toilet heights 400mm.
Bedrooms- one has a double bed, second has two single beds and can have a put up bed for a third bed.
Non-feather pillows and duvets.
Remote control DIGITAL TV and DVD.
Light switches and power points at sensible heights.

Although we have tried to be as accurate as possible and include as much detail as we can in this statement, we are always willing to give information on any aspect of the cottage and its surroundings if this statement does not answer your particular questions.


From Carmarthen take the A40 towards St Clears and Whitland then follow the A40 until you get to Penblewyn roundabout, then take the A478 Cardigan Road.

Go through the villages of Clynderwen and Llandissilio.

You then come to the village of Efailwen. Take the first turning on your right which is signposted Llanglydwen.

You are now on the road to Y CARTWS. Follow this road for about 2 miles. It’s the 2nd farm lane on the left signposted Y CARTWS.

Special Offers

May Weekend Special

27.01.2022 - 26.05.2022

3 night special offer from Friday 27th May 2022 available at a special price of £329.00, To arrive Friday afternoon and depart Monday morning. Please email or call for more information and quote “PembsspecialMAY22”

Y Cartws is a former cart house which has been converted into a character stone cottage. It is close to the Preseli Hills and within easy reach of the rugged Pembrokeshire coastline. Explore the beautiful sandy beaches along over 180 miles of the Pembrokeshire Coast Path, offering stunning scenery and the opportunity to spot breathtaking wildlife.

The nearest town is Narberth where you will find stylish, independent boutiques and a fab choice of restaurants and cafés. You could spend a day out here visiting the museum, vineyard or browsing through the music shops.

There are many family friendly attractions within driving distance. These include Folly Farm Adventure Park and Zoo, Colby Woodland Gardens and Castell Henllys Iron Age Fort. Y Cartws has been approved under the Visit Wales Walkers Welcome and Cyclists Welcome schemes so it’s ideal for family holidays, groups of walkers and those who love cycling and general outdoor life. A spectacular dark sky spot on the door step of your cottage for wonderful star filled sights!

And there’s much more to do and see whatever your interests are.

Y Cartws is on a working sheep farm which Paul, Eirlys and their family are the seventh generation of the same family to have farmed there. We look forward to giving you a warm welcome at our cottage.