Temple Cottage

Ref: 1090
Between Porthgain & Mathry (View Location on a map)
2 Guests
1 Bedroom
1 Bathroom
Accepts 2 Dogs
£488 7 Night Breaks From
£34.86 Average Per Person Per Night
Handpicked Highlights

Temple 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 Temple Cottage too!

  • Charming Pembrokeshire coastal cottage
  • Perfect for exploring the coastal path
  • Sea views from the kitchen & bedroom
  • Cosy warm cottage with log burner and underfloor heating
  • Enjoy Fish & Chips at the Shed, Porthgain - 5-minute drive away
  • Near Abereiddi, Abercastle and Abermawr beaches

Exceptional Quality
Rated 4.6/5 (read reviews)
Features You'll Love

  • Coastal Area
  • Dog Friendly
  • Sea Views
  • WiFi
  • Enclosed Garden
  • Private Parking
  • Real Fire
  • Ground Floor Facilities
  • Luxury
  • Period Cottage
  • Cot Available
  • Detached Property
  • Pubs Nearby
  • Short Drive To Beach

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About Temple Cottage

Small Pembrokeshire Coastal Cottage with Sea Views Sleeps 2

  • A fabulous restoration to a unique contemporary finish with craftsmanship of the highest standards throughout, this small traditional 17th century Pembrokeshire coastal cottage with fabulous sea views is now a perfect get-away for 2 plus babe in arms and up to two dogs welcome.
  • ~Temple Cottage (1090)~sleeping 2 ~Temple Barn (1135)~ sleeping 6 and ~Temple House (1252)~ sleeping 6 are all situated in the same roomy gated courtyard. Each property has its own completely separate and private garden and patio area. If a family/friends re-union/get-together is on the horizon then a combination of the properties would be perfect to accommodate 2 - 14 guests.
  • With panoramic sea and coastal views from the bedroom, kitchen and garden, the holiday cottage is also furnished and equipped to the highest possible residential standards.
  • This is a land for all seasons with lots to see and do at any time of the year close to this traditional 17th century Pembrokeshire coastal cottage with sea views, ideal for 2 (and babes in arms).
  • This small coastal cottage is set beside the St Davids to Fishguard and Newport road in the hamlet of Square & Compass. There are slate floors throughout with underfloor heating and hand-crafted beautiful oak doors.
  • The bedroom of this small coastal cottage has hand-made fitted wardrobes and a rattan 'sleigh' bed. The luxurious, spacious bathroom finished in natural stone has a large shower cubicle with 'watering can' shower and the kitchen/diner with beautiful be-spoke fitted units.
  • The small coastal cottage sitting room with its high beamed ceiling has the original stone inglenook with a wood burning stove - ideal for romantic evenings in by the fire!

Layout & Further Information

All on ground floor:

1 Double Bedroom with Kingsize bed (rattan 'New York' sleigh bed) sleeping a maximum of 2 with panoramic views.

Bathroom finished in natural stone with luxurious fittings - deep steel bath with hand held shower, double walk in shower with large circular rose shower head, washbasin and toilet.

Sitting Room 3 seater leather sofa and armchair to sink into, large inglenook with wood burning stove, Sky TV/DVD/CD and radio.

Step down to:

Dining/Kitchen sloping glass ceiling in dining area, circular dining table and chairs seating 4, luxury fitted kitchen with dishwasher, electric oven and induction hob, microwave, washer/dryer and sea views!

Grounds patio with underground lighting and lawn, garden furniture and barbecue- panoramic coastal views.

Additional Information

Short breaks - All year excluding Summer & peak weeks when short breaks are only available to book last-minute

WiFi - Yes

Changeover - Friday

Towels - Yes

Parking - Yes

Fuel - Underfloor central heating and a starter bag of logs inclusive May to September. Outside these dates 40 p/w

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

Travel cot - Yes, 2 on request

Highchair - Yes, 2 on request

Bed linen - Included as standard

Reviews & Comments
Visitors Rate This Property 4.6/5

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Verified Guest
18th October 2019

Excellent cottage. We had a fantastic holiday

P Roberts Verified Guest
5th October 2019

Perfect for two, excellent location, with sea views!!

Reply from: Quality Cottages Team

Delighted you enjoyed your stay at Temple Cottage.

Helen Allen Verified Guest
29th July 2019

A lovely spacious cottage for just the two of us. Sometimes one bedroom accommodation can be poky but this was bright and airy and the bed was very comfortable. We had all the amenities we needed and more with a great view from the large back garden.

Reply from: Quality Cottages Team

So pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Temple Cottage and you found the accommodation light and airy, tank you for your review.

L Davis Verified Guest
26th April 2019

Beautiful cottage cozy feel Excellent for dogs with secure enclosed garden All amenities available Great location Would come back!!

Reply from: Quality Cottages Team

Thank you for your lovely review, hope to see you back again in the near future.

Ben Stirling Verified Guest
19th November 2018

A perfect location for exploring the coastal paths and beaches. Unbelievable cottage that feels warm and cosy after a day out.

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 Temple Cottage.

Bel;inda and Mike Paldey, Worcs
22nd January 2018

Cosy warm cottage. Enjoyed exploring the area.

Angela and Paul Hesketh & Quill, Wallasey, Merseyside
13th November 2017

What a fabulous cottage! So comfortable and warm and beautiful views from the kitchen and bedroom. Quill particularly liked the underfloor heating.

Andrew & Sarah Britton, Barry South Wales
10th November 2017

Had a great stay for a short break and really enjoyed this very comfortable cottage. Fantastic coastal park walking with amazing scenery. Enjoyed body boarding on Whitesands beach - totally exhilarating!

Mark and Chris Orchard, Monmouth
10th November 2017

Had an excellent stay in a wonderful cottage! Thoroughly enjoyed our time in West Wales and would recommend to everyone!

Mel and Colin Gratten, Bath
6th October 2017

Cosy, very warm cottage! Lovely walks, can recommend the fish and chips in The Shed at Porthgain! Eat in or take away - to die for! Will definitely be back.

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.

St Davids

  • 6 miles away the village city has a range of amenities including a bank, post office, internet cafe, supermarket, filling station, chemist, doctor, vet and interesting independent craft shops.

Pembrokeshire Coast, Coastal Path & Trefin near small cottage for 2 with sea views

  • Within a 5 minute walk there is a pub serving bar food as well as a mini supermarket and petrol station. The Coastal Path is within a short drive - wonderful cliff top walking at Abercastle or Abereiddy.
  • Trefin a small National Park village is nearby
  • Abercastle, a small quaint sheltered harbour (2 miles) used by local fishermen, has a sand and shingle beach, a slipway for boats and is popular for diving, swimming, kayaking and fishing.

Coastal Bus Service

  • The Puffin Shuttle is a hail and ride service calling in at every beach and village between St Davids and Marloes. The Strumble Shuttle runs between St Davids and Newport. A great asset for walkers. Walk as far as you like in one direction and get the bus back.

Dyfed Shire Horse Farm

  • Set at the foot of the Preseli Hills, the Shire Horse Farm is a popular tourist attraction for all ages. It is hard not to be moved by these gentle giants. There are other animals too including sheep, llamas, pigs and a pet corner popular with little ones. Enjoy demonstrations, rides, the play corner and cafe.

    Fishguard Coastal Town

    • Fishguard a 15 minute drive has a variety of shops, cinema, leisure centre and an excellent weekly Farmer's Market. The town hall houses an impressive tapestry depicting the last invasion by the French in 1797.

    Workshop Wales Gallery near Fishguard

    • Visit the gallery for truly outstanding art work and sculptures which are for sale.

    Ivybridge Spa Goodwick

    • Pamper yourself, indulge in a world of relaxing and revitalising spa treatments. A variety of treatments is available to choose from.

    Melin Tregwynt Woollen Mill and Solva Woollen Mill

    • Choose a unique gift or souvenir from internationally famous working Tregwynt Mill, shop and tearoom.
    • Visit Solva Woollen Mill and see the loom in operation. There is a tea rooms and gift shop selling wonderful and unique gifts made on site.

    Strumble Head Bird Watching

    • Enjoy the peace and solitude of the North Pembrokeshire coast and Strumble Head Lighthouse - where there is a wonderful variety of birds to be spotted throughout the year.

    Boat Trips St Davids

    • Do enjoy an exhilarating high speed boat trip out to explore the coast and spectacular sea cliffs of Ramsey island. Experience the stunning scenery, birds, and marine life. Evening cruises go to the islands of Skomer and Ramsey.

    Whitesands Beach & Porthselau Cove

    • Whitesands Blue Flag beach, one of the best in Wales, is popular for water sports and family fun. Nearby Porthselau,accessed via the coast path, is a quiet, sheltered sandy cove.

    St Davids

    • The magnificent Cathedral in St Davids is a must to visit whilst on holiday in Pembrokeshire. Enjoy a wide choice of galleries, boutiques, pubs restaurants, coffee shops and The Bench for delicious homemade Italian ice-cream.

    The Bike Shed, St Davids

    • Hire a bike for the day and discover sleepy villages, quaint harbours and quiet country lanes. All abilities catered for.

    Solva Waterside Village near coastal Pembrokeshire cottage

    • Solva, a picturesque waterside village and quayside has a handful of interesting shops, a gallery, a pottery and a choice of places to eat and drink . Do walk out to the headland to enjoy the spectacular coastal scenery.

    Days Out

    • Picton Castle, Scolton Manor, Oakwood Theme Park, Tenby Dinosaur Park, Folly Farm, Blue Lagoon Water Park, Heatherton Sports Park, Manor Wildlife Park the seaside resort of Tenby and Tenby Merchants House N.T. are just some of the quality attractions to choose from within an easy drive.

    Eat & Drink

    See below for a selection of pubs, restaurants, and eateries near Temple 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.

    The Ship Inn
    ( 1.1 miles away )

    Enjoy real ales, good homemade food and terrific Sunday roasts. Families are welcome.

    The Farmers Arms, Mathry
    ( 1.9 miles away )

    Food is locally sourced and the majority of dishes are home made. Specialities include locally caught seafood, home made desserts and the 'Friday Credit Crunch Lunch'. Events include themed nights, St David's Day suppers, quiz nights, live music, fund raising events visiting Morris Dancers and more. A wide range of beers, real ales, lagers, wines, spirits and soft drinks is available.

    The Sloop Inn, Porthgain
    ( 2.3 miles away )

    Traditional bar food plus a specials menu which changes daily including local fresh fish and lobster when available. Breakfasts are served from 9.30 am Bookings taken for lunch and dinner. Quiz night held the last Thursday of every month starting at 8.30 pm

    The Shed Wine Bar & Bistro
    ( 2.4 miles away )

    A small intimate and welcoming bistro in the renowned village of Porthgain. Specialising in locally caught fish and shellfish.

    Trehale Farm Free Range Rare Breeds
    ( 2.5 miles away )

    Top quality fresh pork, lamb and charcuterie. Mobile catering at markets, shows & campsites. Mobile farm shop, stocking all of Pembrokeshire's best fresh local produce, veg, fruit, bread, meat etc. Speciality breeds are pigs - Berkshire, saddleback, wild boar cross (iron age pig), sheep - Jacobs, Manx Loghtan

    Lavender Cafe
    ( 5.1 miles away )

    The Lavender Cafe is attached to Raul Speek's Gallery in the Old Chapel. It is housed in an old building therefore unfortuantly there is no wheelchair access.

    The Cambrian Inn
    ( 5.1 miles away )

    A friendly pub serving good wholesome food locally sourced and a selection of beers,wines & spirits.

    ( 5.1 miles away )

    Canapes and party platters to order. Also crafts cards and books.

    Thirty Five Main Street Cafe/Bistro
    ( 5.1 miles away )

    Orders taken for freshly caught lobster & crab. Picnic hampers available, cold or hot ready to collect. Orders taken in advance. Prices subject to requirements.

    Harbour Inn
    ( 5.1 miles away )

    Pretty pub overlooking Solva harbour serving crab, lobster & seafood as well as Sunday carvery.

    Activities & Attractions

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