Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Our delightfully refurbished Welsh stone cart shed, Tilley's Cottage, provides very comfortable accommodation to the visit wales Four Star standard. Set in a peaceful rural location, the Cottage enjoys stunning sea & countryside views and spectacular sunsets. There are breathtaking countryside and coastal walks on your doorstep, as well as quick and easy access to two beautiful beaches.
The Cottage is accessed through an outer stable door and an inner door leading directly in to the lounge-dining room. This room has vaulted beamed ceilings, stone walls. slate flagstone floor, woodburner and theoriginal stone archway which was once the entrance to the cart shed. Adjoining this room is a newly refurbished handmade pine fitted kitchen with sea views.
The three bedrooms (a double, a twin and a bunk) are furnished in simple cottage style. They all benefit from having comfortable mattresses, good quality bedding (bed linen provided) and large built-in wardrobes. The double room has lovely sea views.
The beautifully refurbished family bathroom comprises a full suite plus an excellent large walk-in power shower. Please bring your own towels.
Outside Tilley's is a gated courtyard parking area for two cars and to the side is a lawned garden bordered by traditional pembrokeshire hedge banks. There is also a private deck area with picnic table (perfect for enjoying the sea views and sunsets!)
Heating and hot water are supplied via an oil-fired boiler and there are fully controllable electric heaters in the bedrooms. The first £15 of electricity is provided and is normally plenty for a week (should you neeed to top up there is a £1 coin meter) and there is free WiFi available. Oil and logs for the woodburner are provided free of charge. Well-behaved pets are welcome by arrangement at no extra charge.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Abereiddy 4 km|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Goodwick 16 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
The West Wales/Pembrokeshire region
Pembrokeshire boasts Britains only coastal National Park, taking in almost a third of the county including almost the entire coastal strip, the upper reaches of the Daugleddau estuary and the Preseli mountains.
The whole coast is accessible on the Pembrokeshire Coast Path, a 187 mile route from Amroth in the south, to St Dogmaels in the north which makes it an ideal place for walkers.
With a choice of over 50 beaches, you are bound to find find your favourite - from quiet coves and bays only accessible from the coast path, to 13 Blue Flag beaches with RNLI lifeguards, cafes and toilet facilities.
If you want to do more than just beach-lounging there are a plenty of water-based activities on offer from surfing & kayaking to coasteering and boat trips. The coast, inshore waters and islands are also great places to go wildlife watching so bring your camera!
You'll find great restaurants all over Pembrokeshire and St Davids has a range of high quality pubs & restaurants which serve great food - much of it Pembrokeshire local produce.
If you are looking for family activities, Pembrokeshire has loads of choice - castles, theme parks, wildlife parks and a fabulous water park which will suit tiny tots to teenagers.
The area around Tilley's Cottage is a stunning mix of countryside and coastline. Access to the coast path is a mile away. The coastal walkers' bus service (from right outside the cottage gate) can be used to get to a start point and walk back without you having to use your car. There are two good pubs within half an hours walk from the cottage - The Sloop at Porthgain and The Ship Inn at Trefin. Porthgain is a pretty harbour village - once a thriving industrial area, it now has two interesting art galleries and an award-winning restaurant. Two miles from Tilleys is Abereiddy beach with toilet facilities, free parking and a refreshments van selling locally produced food (open Easter to October half term). Right next to Abereiddy is the famous 'blue lagoon' where the Red Bull British Cliff Diving Championships were held last year (and will be again this year!). St Davids with its magnificent cathedral, tourist information centre and a range of good quality cafes, pubs and restaurants is a fifteen minute drive away. Whitesands Bay near St Davids is also a popular choice for visitors - this has all facilities and is great for surfing.