Category: Events


2018 Pembrokeshire Fireworks Displays

Dig out the woolly scarves, knitted gloves and bobble hats because Guy Fawkes night is just around the corner and these fantastic fireworks displays are calling your name! In true Pembrokeshire style, there are a number of Bonfire Night celebrations taking place on various dates across the county so the hardest decision will be choosing which to attend.   Celebrate Early on Saturday 3rd November With the help of the Fishguard & District Round Table, Goodwick Scout Group are hosting a bonfire and fireworks display from 6pm. Taking place at The Parrog in Goodwick, there promises to be impressive views […]

Halloween Events in Pembrokeshire 2018

If you’re spending Halloween in Pembrokeshire, why not take the family out to one of the fantastical spooky events happening across the county? One of autumn’s most popular events in Pembrokeshire, the Big Bang Weekend in Saundersfoot, is back once again! Taking place on Friday 26th and Saturday 27th October, this weekend is a real family friendly affair with activities and more happening throughout the day. The Big Bang Weekend merges together Halloween festivities with Bonfire Night celebrations; there will be a trick or treat trail, pumpkin carving, a fancy dress competition and two separate fireworks displays on the Saturday […]

Top 10 things to do with the kids during the summer holidays…

So you’ve arrived at your coastal cottage with the kids bundled energy bursting out the car doors, throw the bags inside and make the most of the Pembrokeshire summer holidays with the little ones! There are so many fantastic family activities and events dotted around the county you may not know where to start! Take a look at our top 10 things in Pembrokeshire that the whole family can enjoy this summer..   Sunset Cinemas We can’t wait for the sunset cinemas to return to Pembrokeshire 2018. Taking place at various beautiful grounds throughout the summer, sunset cinemas offers you […]

Festival of the Sea, 19th May 2018

If you’re looking for something to do in Pembrokeshire on the 19th May, look no further. If you’re not due to be in the area that day, maybe book yourself a last minute deal on our website because we have details of an event that you’re not going to want to miss. The Pembrokeshire Beach Food Company have teamed up with the National Trust to bring a truly fantastic event to our Welsh shores in the form of Festival of the Sea. Promising to be a fun event for all, visitors are invited to Freshwater West to join in with a […]

Exploring North Pembrokeshire with Friends of Pembrokeshire Coast National Park ..

National Walking Day – A day to get outside, leave all phones behind and enjoy the physical benefits of nature! I have been very excited to blog about this day for Coastal Cottages! Living and working in one of Britain’s most beautiful breathing spaces, it only seemed right to get out there and explore part of the stunning National Park that I’m lucky to have on my door step. With 186 miles of gorgeous coastline and National Park I didn’t quite know where to start! Coastal Cottages teamed up with ‘Friends of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park’ (FPCNP) – A […]

A Spotlight in St David’s, Pembrokeshire..

Growing up in Pembrokeshire I have had the pleasure of spending many sunny (and rainy) days in St David’s, each time I return I find another reason as to why I love it even more. When you think of St David’s, i’m sure the St David’s Cathedral (that makes St David’s the smallest city in the world) springs to mind, and there is no doubt that this magnificent Cathedral is a beautiful wonder in its own right! However, this blog is to express there is so much more to St David’s other than it’s beautiful Cathedral. If you want to […]

Easter 2018 Events in Pembrokeshire

With the Easter holidays nearly upon us, it’s time to start planning which of those fantastic Pembrokeshire events you’re going to attend. As always, there are some fantastic family friendly events taking place throughout the county; the tough part will be trying to fit in as many as possible! In true Easter tradition, a number of locations across the county are embracing the seasonal spirit with Easter Egg Hunts. Head to Tenby’s Tudor Merchant House and take part in a historical hunt searching for Eggs whilst discovering a fascinating insight into Tudor times. This event runs from the 30th March […]

Mother’s Day – The Coastal Way.

A very Happy Mother’s day to all the super Mums out there! Mother’s Day is the one day of the year we dedicate to that special person that has cut many crusts off sandwiches, tidied messy bedrooms, listened to worries and can solve anything with a great cup of tea. Whether this Mother figure is in fact your Dad, an Auntie, Nan or Sister, these brilliant people who play an important role in our lives deserve a lot of loving this Mother’s Day! While lots of Mum’s all over the world today would have been spoilt with breakfast in bed, […]

Top 5 places for Aternoon Tea In Pembrokeshire..

If there’s something us Brits do well it’s got to be a good afternoon tea! Match a coastal view with those clotted cream and jam scones, or a Georgian manor house set in the middle of rolling green fields with a glass of prosecco and a macaroon.. it becomes hard to beat! With strong opinions voiced in the office of the best afternoon tea locations (yes, we take tea and cake very seriously!)  We eventually managed to narrow it down to our top 5 picks that differ in location, views and those all important finger sandwiches! In no particular order.. […]

The Story Behind St David’s Day..

Every year here in Wales on March the 1st we have the perfect excuse to stock up on Welsh cakes (or we certainly do in the office), pin daffodils to our uniforms, and wave our Welsh flags high – Today we celebrate St. David’s day! The St David’s day celebrations will be in full swing no doubt, with children wearing little welsh costumes to school, parades of proud Welsh folk marching through streets of Wales and of course endless amounts of Cawl! The colorful celebrations showcase that St David’s day plays a very important role in our Welsh culture, yet […]

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