Hop Garden Cottage

Ref: 1494
Secret Haven Waterway, Lawrenny (View Location on a map)
4 Guests
2 Bedrooms
1 Bathroom
Accepts 2 Dogs
£533 7 Night Breaks From
£19.04 Average Per Person Per Night

Change to check-in/check-out times

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, we have temporarily adjusted our check-in to 5:30pm and check-out to 9:30am. Thank you for your understanding.

For your Reassurance

The owner of Hop Garden Cottage has taken extra steps to undertake a COVID-19 Risk Assessment and has a process in place to maintain cleanliness and aid social distancing, in accordance with the Visit Britain 'We're Good To Go' scheme.

Entire Home To Yourself

You will be staying in this entire home with you and your loved ones.

Contactless entry

This property also has contactless entry, meaning you do not need to be physically greeted by the owner to receive the keys to enter this property.

Staggered Check-in and Check outs

We are advising all our owners and guests that we recommend they offer staggered checkin/outs to ensure there is adequate time between any two bookings to allow for a full and proper clean for your safety.

Check-in from 5:30pm and Check out by 9:30am

Handpicked Highlights

Hop Garden Cottage was handpicked by our team to join our portfolio. Here's just a few of the reasons we think you'll love staying in Hop Garden Cottage too!

  • Sleeps 4, 1 bathroom, WiFi and beautiful views
  • Welcomes 2 Dogs with many walks from the doorstep
  • Log burning stove, Gas range cooker
  • Narberth is 20 minutes away with an array of restaurants, cafes etc
  • Lawrenny Arms (2 miles), Cwm Deri Vineyard (2 miles), Estuary (1 mile)

Rated 4.4/5 (read reviews)
Features You'll Love

  • Dog Friendly
  • WiFi
  • Private Parking
  • Real Fire
  • Rural Location
  • Ground Floor Facilities
  • Period Cottage

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About Hop Garden Cottage

Beautiful Hop Garden Cottage is a welcome addition to our portfolio - a hidden gem in a romantic setting.

  • Hidden down a quiet country lane on the site of an historic Manor house dating back to the 15th Century, this is also the place where Dick Francis, legendary jockey and crime writer, first learnt to ride horses!
  • This is a pretty cottage looking towards Beggars Reach, Cosheston and the beautifully green Lawrenny Woods.
  • Steeped in history, the Manor was valued at half a knight's fee in the times of the Percival family. Hop Garden Cottage has been lovingly restored and converted to a very high standard with underfloor heating, beautiful flagstone floors, solid oak doors and a welcoming wood burner for warm and cosy evenings in.
  • The open plan living arrangement has a range cooker and butler sink, a well-equipped kitchen with Corian work surfaces - all of which makes preparing holiday meals a joy.
  • The two bedrooms with estuary views are comfortably furnished - with excellent new mattresses.
  • On your doorstep there are many glorious countryside and estuary walks and fabulous wildlife and a huge variety of birds.
  • Just a mile away there is easy access to the estuary for launching boats and kayaks.
  • Narberth is 20 minutes away with an array of restaurants, cafes, boutique shops and galleries and the golden sandy beaches of Tenby and Saundersfoot are also nearby.
  • Perfect at any time of the year, the incredibly peaceful location and cosy interiors make this a unique and very special holiday hideaway.
Layout & Further Information

2 Bedrooms sleeping a maximum of 4. 1 Double and 1 Twin bedroom. Both enjoy estuary views and are located on the ground floor

Family Bathroom with bath, separate luxury shower, W/C and basin.

Bespoke kitchen with a range of painted wooden units with fridge/freezer dishwasher and microwave oven (access to a washing machine is available on request) New for September 2017 Gas Range cooker making this a great place to be creative with the finest local ingredients, and the gourmet range available in Narberth's finest emporiums.

Lounge/Diner with log burner, two settees, Smart TV. Open plan living area with seating for 4 .

Grounds small garden with beautiful fenced pond (Please take with children), outdoor seating and patio, BBQ. With views over the estuary and neighbouring fields.

Short Breaks - Yes apart from Summer & peak weeks. Last-minute short breaks all year.

WiFi - Yes

Changeover - Saturday

Towels - Yes

Parking - Yes, off road parking space permitting.

Fuel - Gas central heating inclusive

Dogs - 2. 1 dog free, additional dog £25 p/w

Travel cot - Yes

Highchair - Yes

Bed linen - Included as standard

Please note: Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, certain facilities at some of our properties may not be deliverable. This may include - but is not limited to - swimming pools, hot tubs, and some shared communal areas. If you have a specific enquiry, please contact us by email here. Thank you for your understanding.

Reviews & Comments
Visitors Rate This Property 4.4/5

All our reviews are independently handled via Feefo, that means each review is a 100% verified customer visiting Hop Garden Cottage.

Verified Guest
8th September 2019

Beautiful place, quiet location, great local walks

Reply from: Quality Cottages Team

So pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay, thank you for your review.

Verified Guest
16th June 2019

Cottage was splendidWould have preferred the garden/drive to be secure for my dogsFantastic position

Reply from: Quality Cottages Team

Delighted that you enjoyed your stay, we never state that a garden is secure for dogs only enclosed or unenclosed as all dogs are different, thank you for your review glad you enjoyed the location of the property.

T Geercke Verified Guest
4th June 2019

Attractive cottage, nicely presented with well-equipped kitchen. Good position with view of the river and walks from the door. Friendly landlord who responded quickly to heating issue. A very comfortable place to stay.

Reply from: Quality Cottages Team

Delighted that you enjoyed Hop Garden Cottage, thank you for your review.

Suzanne Clifton Verified Guest
12th August 2018

Directions to cottage were very confusing, but owners were helpful and answered our phone call. They followed this up with a quick unintrusive visit the following morning to check we were ok. The cottage was very clean and welcoming. It was well equipped with very thoughtful touches.

Verified Guest
18th July 2018

Fantastic location, fabulous views across the estuary, very quiet, but close to many attractions. Extremely well equipped, very comfortable for 4 people. Only slight downside is that there are no outside chairs for the patio. Otherwise would have been 5 stars

Guestbook Comments

If you've ever visited a holiday cottage before, you most likely have seen a guestbook in the property for guests to leave a review for others when they arrive. Each of the following comments was lovingly left by people just like you in the guestbook left at Hop Garden Cottage.

Claire & Paul Cooke, Trevor & Debra Evans, Leicestershire
26th October 2019

Enjoyed our stay. We found the cottage cosy and wellequipped. Our weather was mixed - fantastic sunny, warm days contrasted with Welsh rain. Daisy the dog was very cute appearing at the door for a daily play! Great coastal walks. Elizabeth and John were very helpful hosts.

Paul Hale, Emma & Carmen Wilkinson, Bristol
14th September 2019

Had a lovely holiday. A real good break. Very well-equipped cottage, so peaceful. Daughter enjoyed seeing the bats. Thank you.

Jon, Kate & Lyla + Buster the dog, West Somerset
24th August 2019

Had a lovely time, went for some beautiful walks, visited beaches and castles and generally relaxed! Thanks for a lovely break away. Fantastic soft water!

Sally Barnaby Finn & Tilly, Frankton, Worcs
10th August 2019

Great spot, lovely view, happy hound and family. Thank you. Fenrir and Loki will meet in valhalla aka the banks of the Daugleddau.

Jacqui, Phil, Dominic & Sophie Burgess + Tallulah, Sheffield
10th August 2019

Had a lovely time exploring Pembrokeshire and enjoying some lazy chill-out time in Hope Garden Cottage. Thanks for a warm welcome and for always being on hand to answer our 'touristy' questions. We are going to miss these amazing views. We'll be sure to return sometime soon!

About the Area

If you would like more information on the local area, please call us on 01348 837871 to speak to one of our friendly team.

Narberth bustling market town with wonderful restaurants

  • You can easily while away a day or two in the small town of Narberth - voted one of the Top 10 High streets in the UK - with its boutique shops, galleries, delicatessens, cafes and restaurants.
  • Narberth Museum is well worth a visit, looking at Narberth's long and interesting history. Treat yourself at the museum's cafe and bookshop.
  • Among the must-try eateries in Narberth is the ever popular, Ultracomida - a stylish, deli and tapas bar on the High Street. It is extremely busy and you may have to queue to get a seat at one of the few shared large tables...but it's well worth it.

Lawrenny Village and Quay

  • The village of Lawrenny lies at the top end of the Cleddau Estuary, a peaceful, friendly village with a thriving community. Visit the beautiful St. Caradoc's church and wander the grounds, their lovely setting has views overlooking the village and out towards the estuary.
  • Lawrenny Quay is one of the most scenic stretches of the estuary, providing a tranquil location for boaters and walkers alike. Enjoy a drink at the waterside pub, The Lawrenny Arms. It boasts a spacious beer garden with splendid views over the water towards Carew Castle and serves freshly prepared food and fine ales. The multi-award winning Quayside Tearoom enjoys a unique setting on the point at Lawrenny Quay offering local produce including lobster and crab - a great place to watch the yachts go by .

Cresswell Quay

  • A beautifully unspoilt and sleepy hamlet on the banks of the Cresswell River, roughly 4 miles away from the local town of Pembroke. The wildlife along this tidal river is a birdwatcher's paradise, and from Cresswell Quay you can take a peaceful stroll through ancient oak woodland and down along the river bank. The Cresselly Arms at Cresswell Quay is a simple but popular alehouse made famous in many films including Their Finest with Bill Nighy.

Tenby, Manorbier and Saundersfoot's Blue Flag Beaches

  • The medieval walled town of Tenby with its picturesque harbour is a popular seaside resort with interesting little shops, galleries, pubs, restaurants, cobbled streets and 5 glorious beaches (Blue Flag) to choose from. Tenby harbour has a thriving boating and fishing community - try your hand on a mackerel fishing trip or take a boat trip over to the holy island of Caldey.

Saundersfoot Village

  • Pretty, bustling Saundersfoot has 3 lovely beaches, harbour, shops, pubs, gallery, a wonderful old fashioned sweet shop - 'Chobbles', good sea food restaurants and gift shops.
  • Indulge yourself at the St Brides Hotel & Spa, a luxury hotel designed around the spectacular view over Saundersfoot Harbour and Carmarthen Bay.

Tenby Water Sports

  • Try sea kayaking, sailing, wind surfing, jet skiing, motor boating and more.Tenby Water Sports company is based in Castle Square.

Pembrokeshire Coastal Path

  • Pembrokeshire's Coastal Path stretches 186 miles from start to finish. Coastal bus services especially designed for walkers will pick up and drop off all along the route so you can choose to walk sections at a time. Secluded beaches, castle ruins and sleepy fishing villages are a few of the sights you will see. Watch out for puffins and seals who enjoy this coastal habitat.

Pembrokeshire Castles

  • There are magnificent castles within easy driving distance, each well worth a visit Pembroke Castle, the birthplace of Henry VII, beautiful Carew Castle & Tidal Mill, fascinating Manorbier Castle with its pretty sheltered beach, the grand Picton Castle with its lovely gardens, Wiston Castle and Llawhaden Castle, once the summer residence of the Bishops of St Davids.

Cwm Deri Vineyard

  • Hidden away in Martletwy, just a couple of miles away, you'll find Pembrokeshire's only vineyard - open all year round. The wine estate, first planted in 1991, now houses 3,000 vines and welcomes visitors to sample the produce and take a walk around their 2.5 acres of vineyard. Enjoy tasting the wines and liqueurs on the patio and terrace, with a commanding view over the vineyard and beyond to the National Park. The restaurant offers lunch seven days a week.

Family days out in Pembrokeshire

  • There is a wonderful choice of days out for the whole family when staying at Hop Garden Cottage. Oakwood, Folly Farm, Sports Park, Tenby Dinosaur Park and Anna Ryder Richardson's 'Wild Welsh Zoo' are fun for the whole family to enjoy. Pembrokeshire Wake Boarding Park has recently opened 3 miles away. in Martletwy.

This little gem, Hop Garden Cottage, stands in a privileged location hidden alongside the beautiful Pembrokeshire's Secret Waterway.

Eat & Drink

See below for a selection of pubs, restaurants, and eateries near Hop Garden Cottage.

If you would like more information on the local area, please call us on 01348 837871 to speak to one of our friendly team.

Cwm Deri Vineyard
( 2 miles away )

Enjoy a meal and a drink in the restaurant overlooking the vineyard. The children can look at the animals in the pets corner. The shop stocks wines, liqueurs, free range eggs, seasonal vegetables, chutneys, marmalades, preserves, Celtic crafts and gifts.

Ferry Inn Hazelbeach
( 3.3 miles away )

Lovely waterside pub with conservatory and restaurant overlooking the river.

Paskeston Hall Country House Tearooms
( 3.4 miles away )

One of Wales' finest aged manors, Paskeston Hall retains many original features and stands in 22 acres of beautiful parkland in the Pembrokeshire countryside.

The Park @ Slebech
( 3.5 miles away )

Booking advisable

Viles/Claws Shellfish Ltd
( 4.3 miles away )

Seafood platters and dressed lobster prepared for special occasions. Also home smoked fish.

Ferry House Inn
( 4.5 miles away )

Light snacks, lunches and dinners are served in the conservatory or the restaurant both with beautiful riverside views. Fresh fish is a speciality. Real ales on tap.

( 4.8 miles away )

Shop with emphasis on quality local produce including fruit, vegetables, flowers and delicatessen.

The Bristol Trader
( 5.2 miles away )

A pub with great character, fine ales and good food prepared daily using fresh ingredients. Meals are served Monday - Thursday 12 noon to 8.30pm, Friday - Saturday 12 noon to 7pm and Sunday 12 noon to 3pm

The George's
( 5.4 miles away )

Food is cooked on the premises using ingredients from local sources. If you don't fancy cooking The George's provide fresh or frozen meals to be heated at home in the oven. Select from favourites such as fish pie, lasagne, Thai curry and dessert or cake or pud. Complete your meal with a bottle of wine from the cellar.

The Black Lion
( 5.5 miles away )

The pub lies right at the start of the Brechfa mountain biking trails.

Activities & Attractions

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Pet friendly Lawrenny holiday cottage with gardens and river views
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Lawrenny holiday cottage - living/dining room with log burner
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Cosy by the wood burner with a game of Scrabble!

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