Caerau Isaf is one of Pembrokeshire's best kept secrets hidden down a narrow vehicular track overlooking the Irish sea and the dramatic coastline.
One of two properties, sharing a drive and parking, each with its own private secluded garden. Perfect for artists, walkers and birdlife enthusiasts. An ideal setting to get away from it all either for families or couples all the year round.
A pedestrian track from the drive takes you down to the picturesque Aberfelin Bay, approximately 7 minutes walk, this picturesque sand and shingle beach is surrounded by rugged cliffs while above is the village of Trefin where there is a popular village pub and cafe.
Caerau Isaf is a characterful home of great charm, with many items of local and family history. Relax on the window seat in the kitchen/dining room round the stove while you admire the stunning view or curl up by the roaring fire on chillier evenings and read in the quaint sitting room with beamed ceiling and rugs on the wooden floor.
Some of the bedrooms also offer distant sea views so you can appreciate how close you are to the glorious coastline, enjoy leisurely alfresco meals in the lawned garden looking out to sea.
Discounts available for couples out of season, please enquire for prices - 01437 767600 or 01437 765765.
Ground Floor: Sitting room, kitchen, twin room, single room, single room/whb, bathroom/overhead shower/whb/wc.
First Floor: Double room/ensuite bathroom/roll-top bath/whb/wc - some restricted headroom on first floor.
Heating: Open fire, Arrow solid fuel stove, night storage heating.
Electricity: Charged according to use.
Parking: 3 cars.
Facilities: Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, TV/DVD player, video player/recorder, payphone, WiFi, garden furniture.
Dr Beynon's Bug Farm is one of the most unique and exciting attractions that Pembrokeshire has to offer, so much so that it won an award for Most Exciting Business at the 2016 Pembrokeshire Tourism Awards. Also a working farm and Scientific Research Centre, The Bug Farm is now a popular visitor's attraction. With a Tropical Bug Zoo and Bug Museum, a Bug Farm Trail and Walled Garden, and even an indoor play area in their Bug Barn, there is plenty to do and see! They host regular workshops and events as well as offering lectures, tours and bug handling with up-close sessions. The Bug Farm is a Visit Wales Quality Assured Visitor Attraction, having also won Best Start-Up of the Year at the 2016 FSB Worldpay Business Awards and won the 2015 Plantlife International Meadow Maker of the Year for Wales. Dr Sarah Beynon has been selected by the Welsh Government as an "emerging legend" to coincide with Wales' 2017 Year of Legends.
The Bug Farm is also home to the restaurant everyone is talking about, Grub Kitchen, which serves creative and delicious dishes where the ingredients are local conservation grade produce as well as edible insects - don't worry, there are a number of dishes available for those of you who don't fancy sampling bugs! The Grub Kitchen holds a Visit Wales Quality Cafe Award.
The Grub Kitchen is open from 12pm - 3.30pm during Bug Farm opening hours. On days when they are available, up-close sessions are available on the hour every hour between 11am and 4pm with a surcharge of £1 - please check prior to your visit.
Children must be supervised at all times and well behaved dogs are welcome on leads to the Bug Farm however certain areas are marked not suitable for dogs as it is still a working farm.
Experience some of the finest places the natural world has to offer with boat trips to Ramsey island, Skomer and Grassholm. Discover a magical island wilderness coupled with the fun and excitement of a true marine expedition. You will witness some of the most powerful currents in Britain, pass beneath some of the highest cliffs in Wales and see spectacular breeding colonies of thousands of nesting seabirds.
Dogs are welcomed providing they are happy on board and are not particularly verbal during the trip. The number of dogs permitted is limited per trip.
The Torch Theatre will be showing One Flew Over The Cuckoos Nest from 11th October to 28th October, viewing times will be 2.00pm and 19.30pm. For more information on exact times and dates please visit http://torchtheatre.co.uk/events/one-flew-over-the-cuckoos-nest/.
Narberth’s very first beer festival featuring over 20 cask ales with an array of live music, local delicious food. Doors open at 6pm and you can purchase your tickets online today. The beer festival will take place at the Queens hall with an array of live music from local bands. There will be a delicious hog roast available and also a BBQ with a selection of meat from the local butcher. Not forgetting the non- beer drinkers there will be a prosecco bar with the options of a glass or a bottle. Tickets are £4 for non-drinkers and £9 for the drinkers! You will receive a glass and beer tokens to use throughout the evening!http://narberthbeerfestival.co.uk/
Oriel Parc will be celebrating the Autumn season with an array of stalls selling seasonal delights and local produce.For tickets please contact Katie on 01437 720392 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
This Halloween why not face your phobias on the many thrilling rollercoasters, get your face painted, get lost in the mazes or watch the halloween shows that oakwood will be presenting this October! There will also be 'Spooktacular Bites Back' on 28th October at 5.30pm with a scare fest full of exciting Halloween antics.
Fishguard’s Autumn Festival will be holding a ‘Family fun and Fireworks’ on Goodwick seafront. Pembrokeshire Firespinners will be at the event this year as well as many other fun activities.
The Annual Pumpkin harvest is back for 2017, there will be delicious food options, painting, fancy dress and spooky stories for the whole family to come and enjoy! The entry is completely free and all funds raised will help bring more inner city children to beautiful treginnis for a week of muck and magic.
Picton Castle will be hosting a fun raising event from 28th October – 3rd November 10 am – 5pm. The week will consist of many activities and games for families to enjoy! There will even be spooky tours of the castle commencing every half an hour with the last one of the day being 4 pm. All Activities will commence at 11am, tickets are £8 per Adult and £6 per child, under 5s can go free!
Narberth and Whitland Round Table will be hosting a spooky themed night full of entertainment, live music,a bouncy castle and delicious food. Tickets are £5 for adults and £3 for children.
Dy Beynons popular Bug Farm located in St Davids will be hosting a 'Spooktacular Halloween' party on 31st October. There will be bug tastic bites served by The Grub Kitchen, Halloween themed games, fancy dress and much more!
Get creative this Halloween at Oriel Y Parc with their Halloween workshop. Create collages inspired by ghost, witches and all the Halloween classics! Tickets are £3 per child and all children must be accompanied by an adult. For tickets please call 01437720392.
Scolton Manor will be holding a day full of halloween themed cooking for kids! Children will be able to cook some creepy dropscones, scary skeletons,, witches broomsticks and a huge chocolate orange mousse. Places are limited so booking is essential please contact Nikki Caldwell for more information email@example.com. Tickets are £20 per child and is for ages 6-11 and will take place from 10am until 12.30 ticket prices include a bag of goodies and the homemade treats.
The Torch Theatre will be showing crafty creep castle on 2nd Novemeber, for more information and tickets please visit - http://torchtheatre.co.uk/events/craftys-creepy-castle/.
Come along to Trewern Arms for Fireworks and to celebrate Bonfire night. Enter into the Best-dressed Guy Fawkes' competition. Enjoy a glass of something warming and a pork roll before the fireworks display later on that evening.
Milford Haven Roundtable will be hosting a fireworks display, the event will feature food stalls and a funfair for kids to enjoy, the event is free and will be open 4.30pm - 8.30pm.
Pembroke Castle Christmas Market will start 24th November until 26th November.
Why not go and experience a Christmas Fayre to remember at Castell Henllys! With a variety of stalls selling many Christmas gifts and festivities as well as mulled wine and mince pies available in the cafe. Try some roasted chestnuts and even visit Santa and his elf in his grotto. Children can enjoy activities with the Christmas fairy and listen to stories in the roundhouse.Entry is free - normal entry applies to the rest of the site.
Why not celebrate the festive season at Vincent Davies on their magical Elf Express every weekend and Thursday in December.Tickets are £19.99 per person and includes a £10 discount for group bookings of 6 or more. The ticket includes a drink on arrival, festive fun gifts & goodies, meet and greet with Santa and his elves and a Christmas buffet. For Tickets please visit Vincent Davies directly or download one of their booking forms here http://www.vincentdavies.co.uk/event/elf-express-experience/.
Picton Castle will be holding a magical Christmas tour through their festive decorated castle! Children will be able to meet Santa himself and of course he will have gifts for every child ready for the well behaved ones that is! As Santas mythical companion Krumpus will be hiding in the castle letting Santa know who has been naughty or nice! Children will also be able to have a go at ones of the craft workshops, mulled wine and spiced apple juice will also be available. Opening times will be 10am - 5pm and tickets are £15 per adult and £12 per child, unders 5s go free. Alterntaively you can purhcase a family ticket ( 2 adults, 2 children) for £49.00. Tour times are to be confirmed.
The Pembrokeshire Agricultural Society Christmas Fayre will be happening at the brithdir hall at the county show grounds. The Fayre will begin at 10am and end with a carol concert at 7pm. The Fayre will contain food and festive demonstrations, food stalls, gift and craft stalls, santas grotto, choirs and you will even receive complimentary mulled wine and a mince pie on arrival. Tickets are £2.50 and free for under 12s. For more information please contact 01437 764331.
Fishguard once again welcomes you to it's Annual New Year's Eve Street Party! With celebrations, live music and fireworks - it really is a fantastic party to celebrate the coming of the New Year! Refreshments are available on the street and in the surrounding pubs and restaurants. This event is free entry, donations are appreciated as any money given is then put towards next year's celebrations.
A perfect way to bring in the new year, Victoria Hall in Roch is hosting their annual New Years celebrations with a bonfire and fireworks. The event starts from 5pm onwards with the lighting of the bonfire, and refreshments are available in the hall throughout the evening. Admission to be paid upon entry.
This Charity Horse and Dog Show is an annual event which occurs in May each year in St. David's. With show jumping, dog shows, stalls and refreshments, this is a great day out for all those interested in horses and dogs!
The St Davids Cathedral Festival takes place across ten days with a range of classical and contemporary musical performances taking place in the beautiful setting of St Davids Cathedral. This event is a success year after year, and is definitely one not to be missed. Performers in the past have included the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, The Sixteen, Goodwick Brass Band. Haverfordwest Male Voice Choir and the Cambrian Consort of Viols. Performance times vary, please see www.stdavidscathedralfestival.co.uk for more information - tickets can be bought online.
very nice-enjoyed our stay, wonderful weather for the time of year, shocked to see how close the sea was (I mean that an awlful lot of water!)Abereiddy beach great for a swim. Nice meal at Sloop Porthgain, although some locals muttered about the prices and suggested the Square and Compass.
thoroughly relaxed after our time here . Thanks to previous visitors for their recommendations. enjoyed the cooastal path from Porthgain to Abereiddy, also around Strumble Head where we watched a young seal backing into the shallows from about 10 feet away square and compass-good value the sloop-too much food!! The ship-nice atmosphere. Unable to get bbc on tv but otherwise a lovely break
No trick or treaters at the door! Fantastic weather, superb location and very well equipped cottage.We have been coming to Pembs for 20year with Coastal Cottages and this one is a gem! Lovely break from routine, hope to be back.Cottage spotlessly clean on arrival0no complaints
We enjoyed a very happy and fun packed holiday with the help of our car.Lots of lovely scenery and weather was good too!The cottage was well equipped and comfy.
A wonderful week in a wonderful location.We have been so lucky as the weather has been gorgeous.We have been able to get out and about every day.The scenery is magnificient but my lasting impression will be the stars on a clear night
We had a great time here in Caerau Isaf.Strumble Head was nice and we managed to see a baby seal! Only problem was the weather and walk to the beach too long..Overall a good holiday.
weather not particulary special, jigsaws and games came into their own! Lovely spot
A lovely weeks holiday despite very unsociable weather.The cottage has a great location, dogs loved the garden and walk down to the beach. Managed quite a few coastal walks-recommend taking the bus and walking back from beach.Have at least one meal at the Shed in Porthgain, but book early in the week.The sloop Innis also very good but again need to book.We definately intend to come back
We had a very peaceful week.The location of the cottage is wonderful.Dogs appreciated the garden.Lovely stroll down lane to the beach.Beds are very comfy,lounge cosy. We are alreday planning when qwe can come back next year as it is a house of tranquility and great place to escape the rat race.
Had a fantastic week, the cottage is lovely, especially the lounge fire-so cosy.We gotten a lot of walking in , favourite area being Strumble Head.Taken a boat trip to Ramsay, def recommended.Seem a lot of wildlife-enough to keep us twitchers occupied for hours!
Had a fantastic week! Surf and the Sloop wre excellent, and pub was child friendly.Beaches are lovely especially Abermawr-worn the path through the woods-Whitesands for the surf.Enjoyed seeing the swimmers on new year day at Whitesands.Cottage was very well equipped, found the beds comfy, all we could ask for.All the board games were well used!We would love to come back in the summer!
Thanks for lovely stay.Such a fabulous location-beautiful and very peaceful.Wonderful to be able to walk out of the house down to the beach and coastal path
Lovely holiday at a peaceful cottage.
Been here before-the same-fine for our base.Food at the ship has improved!
A lovely & peaceful site for a cottage, very relaxing.Casper (dog)loved it here! lovely walk down to the beach.Pity it rained nearly every day but Casper loves getting wet.Hd a wonderful time here and even learnt some welsh. Diolch!
Stayed a week, thoughly enjoyed the coastal paths and beaches.
Spectacular weather (sunniest ever?)cottage perfect as always.Will be back!
We have had a really restful holiday in this fantastic spot.The weather was mixed but not too bad for plenty of cliffs path walks.We hope to return
Had a fantastic week. The cottage is very well-equipped. We found the beds very comfy and what more could we ask for! All the board games were well used - we would love to come again in the summer.
Thanks for a wonderful stay, such a fabulous location - beautiful and very peaceful. Wonderful to be able to walk out of the cottage down to the bay and the coastal path.
A really restful holiday in this fantastic spot - we hope to return.
The cottage is a wonderful base and so well equipped (back for the 3rd time).
A lovely and peaceful site
Cottage perfect as always - we'll be back!(for the 4th time!)
We have had a very enjoyable Easter holiday. The cottage is lovely - we very much appreciaed the videos and books. The garden was so pretty and excellent for the children and dogs to play in.
An absolutely blissful few days in a cottage so central, yet secluded and so well appointed. Fiendish games of Scrabble by the fire in the evenings after interesting days, walking the Coastal Path.
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