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Alma Cottage

Ref: 1684
Solva, Pembrokeshire (View Location on a map)
4 Guests
2 Bedrooms
1 Bathroom
Accepts 2 Dogs
£579 7 Night Breaks From
£20.68 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.

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We are working with all our property owners to ensure property cleanliness and hygiene standards are consistently met. The owners of Alma Cottage have been advised on the latest NHS and government guidelines.

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.

Arrival Times

Check-in from 4:30PM and Check out by 10:00AM

Handpicked Highlights

Alma 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 Alma Cottage too!

  • A charming cottage recently renovated
  • Centrally located in the heart of Solva
  • 10-minute walk to the beach from the door
  • Dog-friendly, accepting 2 dogs free of charge 
  • Close to pubs, shops and galleries
  • Perfect bolt-hole for a couple or small family
  • Please note the cottage does not have a garden,and the oven is a microwave/combi oven

Rated 4.3/5 (read reviews)
Features You'll Love

  • Coastal Area
  • Dog Friendly
  • WiFi
  • Period Cottage
  • Pubs Nearby
  • Beaches Nearby

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About Alma Cottage

Delightfully traditional, dog-friendly, fisherman's cottage dating back to the 1800s. Sympathetically restored to a boutique bolt-hole for you to escape to, away from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Ideally located for strolls to the harbour, wonderful coastal walks and ideal for couples or small families 

  • Renovated cottage in the heart of Solva with distant sea views. Beautifully appointed with the original charms offering a boutique feel for your Pembrokeshire escape.
  • Newly restored in 2020 and fitted out with reclaimed doors, bespoke furnishings and luxury bedding. This tiny cottage is truly charming.
  • Located in a quiet row of tiny terraces, the cottage is a short stroll to the restaurants and pubs of Solva.
  • Step into the simple cosy space created by the open plan lounge and kitchen, with small utility room at the back.
  • plus wonderful bedroom with the addition of another bedroom with truckle bed 
  • Original features and floorboards upstairs, with sash windows and views of the sea. 
  • Ideal for romantic breaks - or small families - created to give a modern twist to Solva charm.Here you can enjoy a real Pembrokeshire experience and a house you will dearly fall in love with. 
Layout & Further Information

2 Bedrooms sleeping a maximum of 4 (2 adults + 2 children).

1 King Size bedroom
with double doors leading to the twin bedroom on the 1st floor, single bed with an additional single in truckle beneath

1 Bathroom with shower cubicle, toilet, washbasin, heated towel rail and mirror on 1st floor, accessible from twin room

Open-plan lounge and kitchen-dining area with feature fireplace with contemporary Celsi 'steel bodied electristove'. Leather sofa seating for 2 with additional 2 comfortable armchairs. TV unit, flat screen Smart TV with freeview. WiFi. Exposed original beams, reclaimed clay floor tiles with underfloor heating throughout.

Dining table with bench and two chairs to seat 4.

Kitchen area, modern fitted unit with four drawers and cupboards. Induction hob fitted in solid wood worktop surround.

Utility Room houses a solid reclaimed wood-topped unit with a Belfast sink. Dishwasher, fridge, freezer, combination oven-grill-microwave. Cupboard unit.

Stairs with bannisters lead to two bedrooms on the first floor, original staircase and exposed stone wall.

Double Bedroom with king sized bed, original wooden floor, chest of drawers with mirror, bedside tables. Sea views from two windows with exposed wooden lintels and window seats

Twin Room is accessed through double doors from the Double Room single bed with a truckle below with further single bed. Wardrobe, bedside tables

Bathroom with enclosed shower unit, horizontal heated towel rail, toilet and washbasin, mirror

Please note there is no outside space at Alma Cottage. 

Additional Information

Short Breaks Yes excluding peak weeks

Changeover Day

2 dogs free of charge

Winter Fuel Inclusive

WiFi Yes

No, plenty on-street parking nearby


Bed Linen
Yes, 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 4.3/5

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Verified Guest
19th November 2021

Nicely appointed, ideal for a couple on a short break. Cosy living area and lovely double bedroom with a very comfortable bed. Lovely Welsh Cakes and a nice bottle of red to welcome us too!

Helen Robinson Verified Guest
16th November 2021

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30th October 2021

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31st August 2021

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.


Solva is a picturesque and much sought-after coastal village, popular with holidaymakers and walkers. The Pembrokeshire Coastal Path winds its way up and down the coastal headlands for almost 190 miles, passing through pretty harbours, hamlets and villages, rugged cliffs and beautiful sandy coves. Many of North Pembrokeshire's glorious beaches are nearby.

Children will enjoy hours of fun crabbing off the quay, discovering rock pools and playing on the beach. A small children's playground can be found near the harbour, beside the river.

Dog-friendly beach 5 minutes walk-away, off the harbour and Gwadn cove a further 15-20 minute walk from the Harbour (quite a steep path).

Browse numerous shops and galleries offering local art, jewelry, clothes and seaside essentials!

Solva Woolen Mill is located in Middle Mill only 1.6 miles, 5 minutes by car. A working mill, standing beside the banks of the Solfach river for over a century. Visit the weaving shed and see weaving in progress. Mill shop showcasing woven stair runners and rugs. Cafe with freshly baked treats.

Pubs and Eateries

Solva has a great choice of pubs and eateries, serving Welsh cider and beer, pub food, live music. Closest to Alma Cottage is The Royal George, 20 yards, with three more pubs in Lower Solva, 500 yards. The Ship Inn is located on Main Street and the Harbour Inn on Solva harbour beside the car park

For a relaxed lounge bar and restaurant, try The Cambrian Inn on Main Street for the best local Welsh produce.

MamGu, try welshcakes hot off the griddle served with great coffee, vegan options. A modern twist on traditional favourites

Cafe on the Quay for a crab sandwich and Italian coffee alfresco, looking out to sea from the balcony with a Welsh cider or glass of wine

No 35, cafe-restaurant, on the harbour offers vegan and vegetarian dishes as well as their famed home made beer battered fish & chips, Solva lobster salads and dressed Solva crab

Solva Seafood, award-winning Solva-based fisherman Jono can deliver freshly caught lobster, crab, fish or seafood platters to your door

Mrs Will the Fish, take-away a platter of seafood, dressed crab, lobster. Located 5 minutes walk away in Panteg Road

Beaches nearby

Newgale beach, 4.5 miles, famous for its 2 mile stretch of panoramic sandy beaches and best surf. Lifeguard at peak times. Dog friendly in specific areas.

The award winning Blue-flag Whitesands beach popular with families and surfers is 2 miles from St Davids. Surfing lessons, surf hire, coasteering and kayaking activities abound.

Caerbwdy is a secluded pebble cove with a carpark and a pretty winding lane down to the beach.

St David's

Just a short drive away, 3 miles, is the magnificent St. David's Cathedral.

Oriel y Parc Gallery and Visitor Information Centre, Gift Shop and Cafe, 10 yards, for advice on walks, beaches, boat trips for great places to watch wildlife, seals, puffins, porpoise and bird watching as well as nearby activities and attractions.

A good choice of pubs, cafes and shops will keep you entertained and you can also book your boat trip around Ramsey Island from here!

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