The Penny Red
from £61 /night help Price for guests, Nights
from £61 /night help Price for guests, Nights
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Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4
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Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4
Sitting out on its large glass lined balcony, you are right in the midst of stunning coastal scenery with glorious views of the beach, the sea and Ceredigion's Heritage Coast.
This second floor apartment at The Old Post Office boasts a prime location in the heart of Aberporth: just grab your bucket and spade and walk onto the beach! The two sheltered Blue Flag sandy beaches of Aberporth make this seaside village one of Ceredigion's favourite holiday destinations. At low tide, rock pools are exposed and seals, dolphins and otters can often be seen close to shore. The coastal path passes just by The Penny Red providing wonderful walks passing sandy beaches, towering cliffs and rocky headlands.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
The Penny Red sleeps up to 6 people: 4 in two double bedrooms and a further 2 on a sofa bed in the lounge. The zip link beds in the first bedroom give you the choice of twin beds or a king size bed while the second bedroom has a double bed and a fully tiled en-suite shower room with rain shower head. Both bedrooms have flat screen TVs with in-built DVD players and Freeview. The stylish main bathroom has a bath with shower, toilet and wash basin.
The spacious open plan living space offers smart modern accommodation with clean lines. The sitting area is furnished with inviting leather sofas, ideal for collapsing into after a day on the beach, enjoying a glass of wine in front of the large flat screen TV with Freeview HD and a Blue Ray DVD player. The dining area alongside has a table seating 6 and the windows look out onto the beach. The beautiful cream and red kitchen area is fully equipped with electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave oven, fridge freezer, washer/dryer and dishwasher.
• Please bring your own beach towels
• A cot is available on request. Please bring your own cot bedding
• The property has gas central heating
• All fuel and electricity included
|Further details outdoors|
French windows open out from this open plan space onto the magnificent 180 square foot glass lined balcony, the outstanding feature of this property. The perfect setting for enjoying the unrivalled sea view, it provides the outdoor seating and dining space that allows you to make the most of The Penny Red’s seafront location. Sitting there, you won’t need the free Wi-Fi access to check if the surf’s up!
There is an allocated off road parking space for one car.
You will need to pay the deposit to the owner. A 50% non-refundable deposit is required to confirm the booking; the balance should be paid 6 weeks before the start of the holiday. Please pay the deposit within 7 days. Payment methods accepted: online bank transfer, cheque, paypal. We will send you an email with this information when you book.
The Ceredigion region
This area of West Wales is surrounded by sea and landscapes of great beauty and outstanding environmental quality. Aberporth is centrally placed to enjoy the fabulous Heritage Coast line of Cardigan Bay stretching north into Ceredigion and south into Pembrokeshire.
Here there are miles of tranquil, unspoilt coastline with secluded sandy coves, award winning accessible beaches, towering cliffs garlanded with flowers in early summer, and islands set like jewels in clear waters where dolphins, porpoises and seals abound.
Step into a gentler pace of life, discover our beautiful beaches, great walks, rivers, stunning wildlife and breathtaking scenery of the Teifi Valley and Cardigan Bay.
Cardigan, on the estuary of the River Teifi is a very special place to visit for holidays and enjoy. Its unspoilt townscape and rich heritage provide a nostalgic backdrop to a thriving contemporary culture of the arts, festivals and events.
West Wales offers a special visitor experience, ideally located to explore the fabulous land and seascapes of the Teifi Valley and Cardigan Bay. Activity packed or pure relaxation - visitors will discover a vibrant culture, first class accommodation, great local food and a naturally thrilling adventure playground.
Two sheltered Blue Flag sandy beaches in Aberporth make this seaside village one of Ceredigion's favourite holiday destinations. At low tide, rock pools are exposed and seals, dolphins and otters can often be seen close to shore. The coastal path passes just by Elm Cottage providing wonderful walks passing sandy beaches, towering cliffs and rocky headlands.
With the village amenities within walking distance - including the local store, two pubs serving food and two takeaway restaurants - you need hardly leave Aberporth! However, with so many nearby places to visit you'll be tempted: the area has numerous tourist attractions and the apartment's central location allows for day trips exploring the rest of Cardigan Bay and Pembrokeshire. All village amenities are within walking distance. The local Inn is close at hand serving homemade meals and a warm welcome and the Café offers traditional fish and chips to eat in or takeaway. There is a well-stocked Village Shop, a Post Office, Pharmacy and excellent Chinese & Indian Takeaways. Everything you could need for a wonderful holiday is right on your doorstep.
Should you choose to explore the surrounding area, there are many activities and attractions to entertain - golf, horse riding, boat trips, theatre and theme parks, something for all the family.
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20 Aug 2013
Excellent apartment with wonderful views. Beach only just over the road, which can be busy. Good base for exploring this part of Wales when you have had enough of sand and sea - if possible. Very helpful owners met us on arrival and even helped with the bags!
19 Nov 2012
You couldn't ask for more from your stay the The Old Post Office. It's in a prime location, with the most fabulous views!
A beautiful coastal walk will take you accross to Tresyth in 30 mins, to a lovely pub called The Ship - gorgeous views of the sea while you sit & eat lovely food :)
There is nothing more to say other than make sure you check out these apartments for yourself & have a wonderful stay!
24 Oct 2012
"Perfect in every way"
Fantastic apartment with the best view in Aberporth.
Sam and Jeff were very helpful and welcoming, recommending places to eat and directions to the property.
Everything has been thought of in the apartment with great attention to detail.
Aberporth is a lovely small resort with beautiful clean beaches
14 Oct 2012
"Fantastic flat in good location with great view"
Really well equipped and furnished flat with fantastic views of Aberporth. We had a great stay. Owners welcoming and helpful
30 Sep 2012
Excellent location to tour West Wales or with all amenties on your doorstop just to relax. Great pubs and restaurants.
3 Aug 2012
"Perfect family beach holiday"
Really clean, well thought out accomodation overlooking beautiful, uncrowded beach.
Giving a warm and friendly welcome, Sam English could not have been more thoughtful, friendly or helpful. We found the apartment to be everything we'd hoped for and the website photos give a true respectation of what to expect. We loved the TV/DVD in each room, the outside shower (to remove sand) and shed where we could store beach things, the large balcony and the general level of decor and comfort throughout. The location meant that the children could be safely playing on the beach while we prepared for the day (we could see and hear the children easily from the apartment).
The location was extremely quiet with lots to do and see a short drive away, if you don't want to sit on the beach. Would wholeheartedly recommend the apartment for a traditional and relaxing family holiday on the beach.
3 Jul 2012
Spent a week at The Penny Red. It is a light and airey apartment with lovely sea views. Well equipped and furnished to a high standard. The owners could not have been more welcoming or helpful. We would love to go back.
16 Apr 2012
"fantastic location, beautiful surroundings"
Drove down through mid-wales in a snow blizzard but when we arrived greeted with a modern, lovely decorated and warm apartment at Penny Red, top floor. The views of the choppy seas were spectacular and right on the beach. Apartment well thought out and facilities excellent, everything you could think of. Great location for walking the coastal path north or south. can highly recommend a stay here, it is beautiful. If you are fortunate to get the weather it is ideal, if you don't get tyhe weather it's a lovely apartment to relax in and watch the sea!
15 Apr 2012
Well what can one say about The Penny Red, only good things from our experience. Firstly the apartment has everything you could wish for beautifully decorated throughout every amenity you need and a view to die for.
We went has a family with two young children (7yrs & 2 yrs) and the location was ideal the beach is right opposite the apartment with a further cove simply steps away. We spent most of our days on the beautiful clean beaches where the children can play in safety then with two fresh faced children it was back to the apartment for a home cooked meal and a glass of wine.
Aberporth is a lovely little village be it for families like use or those with teanages and if my husband and I ever get rid of the kids for a while then a romantic break there is also on the cards.
A wonderful holiday let which will not leave you disappointed.
Simply Perfect !!
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