Built over 250 years ago, Coastal View has been superbly renovated and extended to provide spacious accommodation which includes a cosy sititng room with beamed ceiling and log burning fire.
Situated in the coastal village of Porthgain with its friendly pub, excellent restaurant and art galleries. The cottage is a short walk from the harbour and the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path which takes you to Traethfylln Beach. The large unfenced front lawn overlooks the harbour which is still used by local fishermen. Access to the cottage is up a short, but steep flight of steps. Several art/craft galleries are within a short drive.
A little further afield is the beautiful Whitesands beach popular with surfing enthusiasts and the tiny historical city of St Davids, is well worth a visit to explore its facilities and Cathedral.
An ideal holiday base for any time of year.
Ground Floor: Entrance porch, sitting room, kitchen/dining room. One step up to double room, twin room, bathroom/shower cubicle/whb/wc.
Heating: Gas central heating, woodburning stove.
Electricity: & Gas: Charged according to use.
Parking: On road or car park opposite.
Facilities: Electric cooker, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, microwave, TV, DVD player.
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 Company is proud to present their latest production, The Wood. Directed by Peter Doran, the play follows the lives of two young soldiers who fight alongside each other in Mametz Wood during the First World War. Inspired by a true story, this play was written by Owen Thomas (writer of the award-winning Grav) in commemoration of the centenary of the end of the First World War. Tickets cost £8.50 for under 26's, £13 for concessions and £15 for full tickets.
The Milford Haven Amateur Operatic Society are putting on a show! This year's production is the classic Annie Get Your Gun, the story of country girl Annie Oakley who falls in love with with rifleman Frank Butler after she's made star of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
This award-winning Torch Theatre Company production returns home in 2018. This one-man play sees Gareth J Bale take on the role of Welsh icon Ray Gravell who is known for his performances on the rugby field. Grav tells the story of the man behind the legend before he died in 2007, at the age of 56.
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.
Pembrokeshire's County Show returns for another year! This annual event brings thousands of people to the Haverfordwest Showground each year. With a variety of crafts and stalls, there is also displays, exhibitions and performances to see! There is a whole host of agricultural machinery on display as well as livestock to see, a fair, and a number of horse and dog shows. Of course there is also plenty of opportunities to meet and greet with local businesses, as well as sampling some great local produce on offer in the food hall!
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.
Cottage lovely - 2nd time here - very happy.. Best food @ The Shed. Lovely walks, lots of seals, porpoises and falcons! Will be back again
The food was excellent at The Sloop - fish of the day, potted carb and mussels to be recommended. Excellent walks down from here ( Dinas Head and St Annes Head)Probably our fifth visit here!
Enjoyed our short break in the cottage. Clean, Comfortable and well equipped. Lovely weather. Managed two coastal path walks!! Visited the sloop everyday. Many Thanks.
A week of perfect weather, blue sky every day! Managed 5 coastal walks. Enjoyed good meals in The Sloop Inn and The Shed. Very comfortable cottage
We loved staying here - glourious scenery, breath taking walks and super pub next door! We have all thoroughly enjoyed our relaxing and chilled out week here.
We enjoyed our stay! A well appointed kitchen and comfortable.. Fish & Chips at Letterston is a must! Enjoyed showing my aussie sister the Pembrokeshire Coast Line.
Lovely cottage - spacious and comfortable, great location - enjoyed being in Porthgain. Fabulous weather was a bonus will be back.
Lovely cottage - felt like home! Beautiful food at The Shed. will definately come again.
We really enjoyed our first stay at the cottage. Fish and chips at The Shed were lush. Finally spotted 2 seals at Strumble head. St Davids was a lovely sunny town with Whitesands beach. lovely village, lovely week, thank you.
We've really enjoyed our stay - fantastic area, lovely homely cottage, great weather ! We returned after 8 years and we'll be back again.
Lovely coastal walks in this beautiful (unknown to us) part of Britain. Will certainly return agaimnto this area (wonderful meal at The Shed)
Enjoyed our stay here. Very convenient for the pub and The Shed. Well equipped comfortable cottage. Thank you
Great cottage in a fabulous location. Look forward to returning for another visit.
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