Bed and Breakfast & Merlin's Hillfort

Walk the picturesque trail up Merlin's Hill to the Iron Age Hillfort, with stunning views of the Carmarthenshire countryside and beyond. Immerse yourself in the magic of Merlin and visit Merlin's Hill heritage centre to learn more about the legendary wizard's home.

You can also enjoy our family run, prize-winning dairy and sheep farm. Watch the cows being milked, make friends with our ancient breed Jacob sheep and browse our wool collection. Enjoy a picnic on our lawns and picnic area.

Take some time out and stay in our farmhouse bed and breakfast on the farm, overlooking the beautiful Towy Valley. Discover an abundance of wildlife and glorious views on our nature trail, or explore the beautiful nearby beaches, mountains, gardens and castles of Carmarthenshire.

Bed and Breakfast on a Carmarthen Farm

Alltyfyrddin offers 3Star Farmhouse Bed and Breakfast accommodation. Standing in lovely lawns, the farmhouse dates back to the early 1700s. It has been sympathetically modernised over the years, whilst retaining some of its original features. There are five bedrooms - single, double, twin and family rooms. All have en-suite facilities and are tastefully decorated, furnished with your comfort in mind. Enjoy a choice of delicious breakfasts made from local produce.
NO DOGS: Sorry, we're a working farm - strictly no dogs allowed.

Facilities & Features:

  • En-suite Family Rooms
  • Single/Double Rooms
  • Twin-bedded Room
  • Tea/Coffee
  • TV
  • Unfortunately, the Guest Lounge facility has currently been removed due to covid.
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Children Welcome
  • Cot Available
  • Free Wifi
  • Working Farm

Merlin's Hill Centre

Merlin's Hill illustration (by kind permission of Cambria Archaeology)
Merlin's Hill Centre

Merlin's Hill Heritage Centre

Merlin's Hill Centre

Follow in the footsteps of Merlin the wizard and walk the picturesque nature trail to the Iron Age Hillfort Site of Merlin's Hill. The walk boasts breathtaking views and is rich in wildlife.

Learn more about the secrets of Carmarthenshire at the Merlin's Hill heritage centre. Stay and watch the cows being milked at the prize-winning dairy farm, 'Alltyfyrddin', and make friends with the other farmyard animals, including our flock of Jacob sheep, an ancient breed which supply us with exquisite wool (see our Wool Collection below).

Picnic spots, children's play area & ample car parking.

NO DOGS: Sorry, we're a working farm - strictly no dogs allowed.

Our large dining room, which seats up to 50 people, is also available for meetings, functions or classes by prior arrangement.
Contact us for more information.

The Wool Collection

The Merlin's Hill Wool Collection is made from 100% pure wool from our flock of Jacob Sheep that are naturally reared on Merlin's Hill. The breeds usual colourings has been the inspiration to create this exquisite collection of fabrics from their undyed wool. The collection includes scarves, throws, blankets etc. All are spun and woven locally.

Merlin's Hill wool collection display
Merlin's Hill wool scarves
Merlin's Hill wool throws

Where We Are

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In line with Welsh Government COVID-19 guidelines, The Merlin's Hill Centre and all of its
facilities will be closed from Monday 14th December, 2020 until further notice. Updates will
be provided on our website and social media accounts. Thank you for your support during
these difficult times and we look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Er mwyn cydymffurfio â chanllawiau COVI-19 Llywodraeth Cymru, mi fydd Canolfan Bryn
Myrddin a’i holl cyfleusterau ar gau o Ddydd Llun Rhagfyr 14eg 2020 tan cawn ganllawiau
pellach. Mi fyddwn yn eich diweddaru â newyddion ar ein gwefan a’r cyfryngau
cymdeithasol. Diolch am eich cefnogaeth yn ystod yr amer anifyr yma ac edrychwn ymlaen
i’ch croesawi yn ôl cyn hir.