An independent Hotel of true distinction, set in the historic market town of Newcastle Emlyn, Gwesty'r Emlyn is a multi award-winning Hotel & Restaurant. Recently voted best Hotel in Carmarthenshire we are the ideal choice for those visiting South or West Wales.
Having undergone a complete refurbishment we now offer the very best of both worlds with contemporary chic & traditional accents sitting side by side throughout the Hotel. As well as 29 gorgeous guest rooms we also offer delightful afternoon teas, weddings, corporate hospitality & almost everything in-between. There is also a newly fitted gymnasium, sauna & spa pool for you to enjoy during your stay.
Spring 2016 saw the opening of Gwesty’r Emlyn new Gardens. A beautiful landscaped private garden exclusive for your use on your wedding day.
We are licensed for weddings and civil partnership ceremonies and have a number of wedding packages which will suit
We understand how important your wedding day is, which is why we make every effort to ensure you have the day you have always dreamed of. Your day is special and so we aim to help you create an occasion that is as individual as possible.
Please visit our wedding page for more info.
Arosfa Country House
In a peaceful location, lying on the edge of Newcastle Emlyn is our luxurious, spacious self catering accommodation. Arosfa Emlyn has been finished to an outstanding standard combining all contemporary amenities for an unforgettable holiday experience. With onsite parking, free Wi-Fi throughout you can relax in comfort and enjoy the well appointed living room, look out through the French doors opening onto the private rear garden or enjoy a family barbeque.
There is an abundance of luxury and opulence in this stunning home with a choice of 5 deluxe bedrooms, each being tastefully decorated with the en-suite bathrooms finished to the highest standard with double ended or roll top baths & walk in showers. You also get full use of the Spa at Gwesty'r Emlyn throughout.
Jazz Afternoon Tea
Join us Saturday October 22nd for a Jazz Afternoon Tea - it promises to be a fantastic afternoon, entertainment will be supplied by the legendary 'Afternoon In Paris'.
The day will start at 1:30pm and the ticket includes arrival drink, entertainment and a full Afternoon Tea for only £20pp.
The event is in aid of the Prince Philip Breast Cancer Unit, Llanelli & the Ray Gravell Charitable Trust.
You can now buy tickets direct from us using PayPal or any credit or debit card, just click the button below.
A Little Glimpse into a Little Welsh Haven
Food & Drink
Here at Gwesty'r Emlyn our Head Chef Simon Briscoe prides himself on using only the freshest local produce to create a true 'taste of Carmarthenshire'.
We have steered clear of the stuffiness of formal fine dining and concentrated our efforts on creating a truly authentic experience, we want you to leave feeling like you really have sampled something local and unique.
We offer both an evening menu and a bar menu for those wishing to relax in our bar & lounge area, we also offer the a truly delicious Sunday Carvery.
We are also very well known for our Vintage Afternoon Tea's which are served daily 3pm - 5:30pm
Our restaurant is open 7 days a week and all over the Christmas period.