5 great towns to explore in Anglesey

If you’re thinking of staying in our cottages in Anglesey, you may want to read on and find out about 5 of the charming towns you can explore on the island, nestled in a backdrop of stunning scenery, with many also taking in views of the surrounding glorious coastline. They are a great way to enjoy a day out and experience the real Anglesey!

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Two new charming courtyard cottages in the heart of Pembroke

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Magnificent Pembroke castle

Tucked away in a private courtyard setting, Priory Cottage and Tudor Cottage were once the stables for an ancient town house on Pembroke’s main thoroughfare. Conveniently located, they are in the heart of this historic town, within strolling distance of the magnificent castle, riverside walks, shops, antiques emporia, cafes and pubs. Continue reading “Two new charming courtyard cottages in the heart of Pembroke” »

Spice up your family holiday

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Tirionfa is a family friendly holiday apartment on Anglesey

Variety is the spice of life and lovely holiday apartment, Tirionfa, on Anglesey, offers just that. Continue reading “Spice up your family holiday” »

Four great dog friendly beaches in Lleyn Peninsula

Leaving a pet behind on holiday can be a very stressful thing. For this reason, many people are now looking for dog friendly holiday cottages, in order to bring their furry friend along with them when they go away. The Lleyn Peninsula is one of many beautiful regions of Wales that welcomes dogs, so with this in mind, we have taken a look at some of the best nearby beaches for you to take your companion to when you are on holiday with us here at Quality Cottages:
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Relax and unwind at Seaspray Cottage on the Pembrokeshire Coast

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The rose garden at Seaspray Cottage on the Pembrokeshire coast

Luxuriate in the perfume of old roses and lavender in the warm sunny garden of Seaspray Cottage surrounded by 50 stunning acres of privately owned Pembrokeshire coastal heath. Step out of the garden gate and walk in any direction through a carpet of wild flowers surrounded by wildlife with views to gladden your heart. Just you, your family and your dog together with 4 guests from sister property Sea Breeze will have the whole place to yourselves. Bliss!

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Seaspray Cottage is right on the edge of the Pembrokeshire Coast

With seabirds and wild life for company you can join the Pembrokeshire Coast Path or cross the fields to pretty Lower Town Fishguard with its picturesque harbour, Mike Mayberry Kayaking and ancient characterful pub, The Ship.

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Leave your car at home and take advantage of Pembrokeshire’s excellent coastal bus service especially designed for walkers. Hop on and hop off where ever you like along the coastal road. The ‘Strumble Shuttle’ meanders along the coast to the village city of St Davids and the ‘Poppit Rocket’ to Poppit Sands (the start of the Coastal Path) and Cardigan.

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The historic seaside village of Newport criss-crossed by tiny streets lined with interesting shops, cafes and award winning restaurants is well worth a visit. Spend a few hours on the vast sandy beach and spotting birds on the Nevern Estuary as it flows out to sea.

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Explore the beautiful Pembrokeshire countryside on horse back.

If you seek adventure try horse riding with Havard Stables at Dinas Cross. You can enjoy long or short treks, cream tea rides or pub rides to Bessies famous pub in the magical Gwaun Valley in the heart of the Pembrokeshire countryside.

spacer-26x26Pet friendly Seaspray Cottage is a tonic. A few days here and you will feel relaxed and rejuvenated. For further details of this Pembrokeshire holiday cottage click on Seaspray Cottage.

Let Sea Breeze blow your cobwebs away!

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Sea Breeze is a charming Pembrokeshire coastal cottage

Feel the salt spray on your skin and the sun on your face as you explore 50 fabulous acres of private coastal land with stunning views of Fishguard Bay. There are wonderful walks in every direction from the pretty garden of Sea Breeze cottage. Just you and your family together with 4 guests from sister property Seaspray Cottage will have the whole place to yourselves. Heaven! Continue reading “Let Sea Breeze blow your cobwebs away!” »

Have fun at Plas Newydd House and Gardens

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Plas Newydd Country House and Gardens stand alongside the Menai Strait

This imposing country house, parts of which date back to the 14th century, stands along the banks of the beautiful Menai Strait, with stunning views of Snowdonia. It was the country home of the Marquess of Anglesey but is now cared for by the National Trust and open to the public. Continue reading “Have fun at Plas Newydd House and Gardens” »

Your hearts will fill with hope & joy at pretty Drws Gobaith near St Davids

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St Davids Cathedral in the village city of the same name.

In the 12th century St Davids was declared a place of pilgrimage. It was considered so important that two pilgrimages to St Davids were equivalent to one to Rome, three were equivalent to one to Jerusalem. Since then the path of pilgrimage continues to be trodden by hundreds of thousands of individuals. Continue reading “Your hearts will fill with hope & joy at pretty Drws Gobaith near St Davids” »

5 Welsh family attractions to visit on a rainy day

Wales is a country with something to offer for everyone to enjoy, from the stunning scenery of the great outdoors to a number of hands-on activities you can’t experience anywhere else. Although Wales can often look at its best in wet weather, we can understand families seeking a fun day out whilst avoiding the rain, and so we’ve put together this list of great indoor activities near our luxury cottages in Wales for all the family to enjoy:

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