Sourced from Wikivoyage. Text is available under the CC-by-SA 3.0 license.Llandeilo (population: 2,500) is a small historic town in Carmarthenshire, South Wales.
By trainLlandeilo is on the famous Heart of Wales Train Line. Trains depart Swansea at 4:36AM, 9:15AM, 1:17PM and 6:21PM, and leave Llandeilo for Swansea at 8:09AM, 11:54AM, 4:52PM, 8:58PM..
By carThe town is located near the end of the M4.
By BusBuses available from Ammanford, Carmarthen. Llandovery and Swansea.
The town is small enough to cover on foot. A historic Town Trail leaflet guides visitors around the oldest part of town, with display boards.
phone: +44 1558 824512address: SA19 6RTThe park is home to a herd of white cattle and also has a lake and a deer park. Admission for house and park (standard rate): adult £5.45, child £2.72, family £13.63.
Newton HouseNational Nature Reserve, historic country house and 18th-century landscape park, enclosing a medieval deer park
Bridge StreetThis row of attractive, pastel coloured houses is the most famous and recognizable landmark in the town.
address: Dinefwr Park, SA19 6RTBeautiful castle on a high crag overlooking the River Towy. Climb up the round tower, walk the battlements and see the wonderful views. Free entry to the castle on foot, but car park charges apply in the National Trust car park at Newton House.
address: LlandeiloBeautiful nature reserve of the Wildlife Trust, in a peaceful setting by the River Towy. Geologically interesting, with birds, badgers, and bluebells among other delights at any time of year.
phone: +44 1558 822291
address: TrappAn imposing castle located a few miles from Llandeilo off the A483. Cafe and gift shop. There is an admission fee payable at the cafe/gift shop.
phone: +44 1558 668998
address: AberglasneyTen acres of historic gardens surrounding Aberglasney House in Carmarthenshire.
address: SA32 8RW
Y Garn GochIron Age hill fort
address: Talleyruined former monastery of the Premonstratensians
Golden GroveNeoclassical manor house and estate
- Hill Walking
Llandeilo has a fantastic range of boutique shops located on Rhosmaen Street, King Street and Market Street.
- Interior and Gift. There are several specialist interior and gift shops in Llandeilo including Scorpio, Towy Interiors, Peppercorn, Pinc and Igam-Ogam.
phone: +44 1558 822800address: Rhosmaen StreetHand-made chocolates' and organic ice-cream
- Fashion. There are several boutique clothes shops on Rhosmaen Street, King Street and Market Street including Toast, Variations and Rigout.
phone: +44 1558 824244address: 115 Rhosmaen Street
The Roomsphone: +44 781-695-4085address: New Roadfine paintings, ceramics and sculptures by local and nationally known artists
AntiquesThere are 2 large antiques venues on Station Road: The Works and James Ash. Once a month an Antiques Fair is held at the Civic Hall, and also a Car Boot Sale takes place there monthly.
The Angel Inn and Capel Bach Bistrophone: +44 1558 822765address: 62 Rhosmaen StreetGreat bar meals and an intimate Bistro at the rear.
phone: +44 1558 822982An award winning restaurant in Salem, 3 miles north of Llandeilo.
phone: +44 1558 823431Contemporary cuisine, served in the bar or restaurant. Great views of Llandeilo in the garden.
There are several pubs in the town including the Salutation Inn, The Castle Hotel, The White Horse Inn and The Angel Inn. The Cawdor hotel also has a bar open to non-residents. There are also a number of pubs a short walk over the bridge in Ffairfach.
Evan Evans Brewery is based in the town, and supplies many local pubs with its speciality ales.
During the day, Barita Delicatessen, Ollies and Gegin Fach y Gwili are also open for drinks and snacks.
address: 72 Rhosmaen StreetA boutique hotel housed in a Georgian grade II listed building in the heart of Llandeilo.
phone: +44 1558 823602address: Brynmorfa, RhosmaenLisa & James Woodward have converted an old butter house into a five star comfortable Character cottage, self catering suitable for up to 6+cot. Private but on the outskirts of town. Mini Breaks available.
address: Cwrt HenriStone built Welsh Cottage; 4
Meadow View Bed and Breakfastphone: +44 1558 669199address: Llanfynydd, SA32 7PRThree guest bedrooms with en suite facilities. 3
Stangwrach Self-catering Cottageaddress: LlanfynyddStone cottage c. 1756 sleeping 4+2 near both the market town of Carmarthen and the historical town of Llandeilo (7 miles), centrally heated throughout.
The area dialling code for Llandeilo is 01558. When dialling from overseas, dial +44 1558 XXXXXX
See the Carmarthenshire and Glamorgan articles for more on the surrounding area.