Woodland Retreat Solva Valley, St Davids Peninsula

£410 - £885 per week

Why We Reccommend Woodland Retreat

Small white washed Pembrokeshire holiday cottage a perfect romantic retreat surrounded by mature woodland close to Solva, St Davids and Newgale. Pet friendly.

Description

Pembrokeshire holiday cottage a romantic, woodland retreat near Solva - pet friendly
  • A bijou tranquil romantic retreat, just for two, almost hidden in a secluded woodland glade; a compact cottage with your own large wildlife pond (4' deep) across the front lawn and 12 acres of mature woodland to explore - a naturalists and bird watchers paradise, just 1.5 miles from the coastal village of Solva.
  • Newly converted from what was the laundry to a manor house, this pretty little Pembrokeshire holiday cottage has been furnished and equipped in a modern contemporary style.The property is finished to exacting standards which maximise the available space of this historic building; please note that storage for hanging clothes is limited.”
  • Cosy and warm with a wood burning stove in the open plan living/dining/kitchen, underfloor heating, a very smart wet room and a delightful sheltered walled rear garden with patio and furniture. Pet friendly - small dogs welcome.
  • Lots of pet friendly walks from your doorstep - take the woodland trail which passes the gated cottage entrance into the harbour village of Solva with its restaurants.


Location

Solva, Pembrokehsire coast
  • The Cambrian Inn Restaurant, pubs and harbour side café (No 35) as well as art/craft galleries and 'Window on Wales' - a truly delightful shop selling a variety of unusual gifts and clothes.
  • Join the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path here - wonderful walking with unbeatable coastal views or take a boat trip, order a freshly caught lobster for supper and shop at Bay View Stores in Upper Solva - a great village shop/post office catering for all your needs!
  • Take a fishing trip from the harbour with Solva Boats or even learn to sail!
St Bride's Bay Water Taxi for Walkers
  • Solva Sailboats operate a water taxi which will take you to your chosen destination from where you can walk back along the stunning Pembrokeshire Coastal Path to Solva. Possible destinations include Porth Clais, Porthmynawydd, St Justinians, Nolton Haven and Little Haven (weather dependent). Phone 01437 720972.
Boat Trips
  • Boat trips leave from St Justinians near St Davids to visit rugged Ramsey Island RSPB and from Martins Haven on the Marloes peninsula to visit Skomer Island. Expect to see magnificent coastal scenery, abundant seals and thousands of breeding seabirds such as comical puffins, hardy little manx sheerwaters, gannets, rare choughs and more.
Watersports
  • Local activity providers can help you. Try coasteering, surfing, paddle boarding, sea kayaking and so much more.
Solva Woollen Mill
  • Do visit Solva Woollen Mill in Middle Mill, the oldest working woollen mill in Pembrokeshire which specialises in flat weave carpets, rugs and runners - including rugs for Llwynywormwood, Prince Charles' Welsh residence. Visitors are welcome to watch the looms at work and perhaps buy a memento in the shop?
St Davids & Whitesands Beach near romantic woodland retreat
  • St Davids with its medieval Cathedral, a mecca for pilgrims and tourists throughout the ages, its characterful independent shops, galleries, cafes, barsand restaurants is well worth a visit.
Whitesands Bay
  •  A glorious sweep of unspoiled golden sands overlooked by the rocky outcrop of Carn Llidi is a haven for family fun, watersports enthusiasts, especially surfers and for coastal walkers.
Newgale
  • This 2 mile stretch of golden sand is always popular with surfers, kayakers and wind surfers are all within a very short drives.
  • Ladies may like to indulge in a beauty treatment at the salon next door to the Duke of Edinburgh pub - a stone's throw from Newgale beach.
North Pembrokeshire Coast, Coastal Path
  • All the North Pembrokeshire Coast with its Coastal Path, tiny harbours and hidden coves is yours to discover and are all within an easy drive.
Pembrokeshire Zoos
  • Head south to Folly Farm and Manor Wildlife Park near Tenby to see an exotic array of animals including lions, tigers, rhino, giraffes, zebra, meerkats, lemurs, gibbons, penguins, ostriches and more.
A romantic retreat in woodland near Solva on the Pembrokeshire coast.

Layout

1 Double Bedroom sleeping a maximum of 2 with 'Optimum' 4'6” storage bed, bedside tables, clothes hooks. 

Living/dining/kitchen open plan with wood burning stove, comfortable seating, Free view TV/DVD, radio, table and chairs for 2, smartly fitted kitchen area with eye level electric oven, induction hob, integral fridge with ice box, microwave, integral washer/dryer.

Wet Room with shower, toilet and washbasin.

Grounds small sheltered rear gravelled area with garden furniture and barbecue area. Extensive lawns and naturalised front gardens with large pond (4' deep) and 12 acres of woodland..

Storage Shed for cycles, suitcases, etc


Additional Information

Short breaks - No

WiFi - Yes

Changeover - Saturday

Towels - Yes

Parking - Yes for cars / boats etc

Fuel - Thermostatically controlled under floor heating throughout and logs inclusive May to September. Outside these dates £25 p/w

Dogs - 2. 1 dog free, additional dog £25 p/w. Please note: Only small dogs are allowed due to the property size.

Travel cot - No

Highchair - No

Accessibility

Is there parking for at least one car within the cottage grounds? Yes

Is there a gate to open? Yes

If no parking within the grounds is there parking within 100m? Yes

Does this parking have reserved disabled spaces (min width 3.6m)? Yes

Are there paths? Yes

Are paths level and firm? Yes

Type of suface Gravel

Are there dropped kerbs or changes in level? Yes

Are paths at least 1.2m wide? Yes


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