Celtic Manor Resort

The Celtic Manor Resort in Newport, South Wales, won global acclaim for hosting a NATO Summit and the Ryder Cup. It’s poised to become a major international conference centre. Read on to find out why this extraordinary leisure complex, set in 2,000 acres (809ha) of parkland in the hills north of Newport, is also the perfect place for a family weekend break.

South Wales

Cool Carmarthenshire

For the best family holiday experiences, go where the locals go, says writer Charles Williams. RSPB reserve, castles a plenty and a dry ski slope in Wales.

West Wales