Efail Fach is a pretty and cosy detached stone cottage which offers glimpses of the sea.
It is well designed and finished to a high standard throughout. The entrance lobby leads to the freshly renovated, comfortably furnished, open-plan living space. There are plenty of interesting features including A-frame beams, exposed stone walls and a practical slate floor. The newly fitted kitchen area is well-equipped, while the wood burning stove provides a perfect focus on chillier evenings. The bathroom with shower cubicle has been newly fitted and is fully insulated.
Stairs lead from the sitting room to a galleried crog loft in the eaves which is a useful additional bed/sitting room, an ideal quiet reading area overlooking the fields and coastline.
Sliding doors with steps from the living area lead to a gravel patio and mature lawned garden, all enclosed. Enjoy alfresco meals on summer evenings and you will appreciate how close this beautiful coastline is while you soak up the rural views and sunsets over the sea.
Flower filled lanes and trackways lead you to the nearby Pembrokeshire Coastal Path and down to the beautiful Aberferlin Bay with its sand and shingle beach and natural arch, a frequent haunt of seals.
Trefin's popular village pub and cafe are within walking distance, being just a mile away. More dramatic coves and beaches are waiting to be explored at Abercastle and Abermawr to the north, and Abereiddy and the fishing village of Porthgain to the south.
Once you have discovered this wonderful coastline, you will not want to leave and Efail Fach is the ideal holiday base.
Restricted headroom in galleried sitting area.
Ground Floor: Sitting/dining room/kitchen, bathroom/shower cubicle/whb/wc, double room, twin room.
First Floor: Open gallery/sofa bed.
Heating: Jotul woodburning stove, night storage heaters.
Electricity: Charged according to use.
Facilities: Electric oven and ceramic hob, fridge, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, TV, DVD player, WiFi, video player/recorder, radio, CD player, towels, garden furniture, barbecue.
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/.
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!
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.
Lovely cottage. We have had a very relaxing week. The weather has been kind to us on the whole. We have been holidaying in this area for 21 years, it never fails to impress.
Great cottage. Super week. Whitesands lovely but £5 to park, and no dogs May-Sept. Ship Inn great, has dogs too. The Shed - super fish and chips, great food. Newgale Beach £1 for 2 hours.
Delightful cottage and a good relaxing and enjoyable few days exploring more of the coastal path, near St David's Head, Marloes, Carreg Samson and Treffgarne Gorge.
Generally fair weather, great walks from Whitesands to the cottage via Sloop
Lovely spot, lovely cottage, Crazy November weather.
Lovely location, good walks, Amroth has a lovely beach & good food! Barafundle Bay is amazing and good food at The Shed
Beautiful cottage - Fab location - Great walks & views definitely will return hopefuly soon!! Sad to be leaving cannot wait to come back.
A great stay - cottage is lovely and we enjoyed our stay. Seeing dolphins was a highlight. Many thanks.
Fantastic cottage very well equipped kitchen and very clean. Amazing Coastal walks which even my teenage daughter went on! Thank you for the Welshcakes
A week of bracing winds, sun lit caves, epic sand castles washed away by the tide all very refreshing
Had a lovely week walking the coastal path. Fantastic views, great meals in Porthgain. Thank you for a lovely place to rest our heads.
Had a good time in Pembrokeshire, St Davids, Porthgain, Diolch Yn Fawr. Cottage very welcoming and cosy, would recommend it for families and walkers.
Good week, very peaceful, we had some very sunny evenings sat outside.
Had a great week in the cottage. Brilliant location, enjoyed lots of walks on the Coastal Path, both our dogs loved it. Good to be able to walk to The Ship for a meal in the evening and The Spar at the garage is very convenient.
Lovely cottage and well equipped
We have really enjoyed our week at Efail Fach and found it very comfortable. It is a great place for coastpath walking
We've thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The cottage is beautiful and so is the entire countryside
A lovely part of the world! Bronte (our retriever) enjoyed paddling at Whitesands, Lovely shops on Solva!
Excellent location for walking the coastal path - we managed 50 miles over the week! Thank you!
Another great week in the cottage!
Thank you so much for letting us stay, cottage was lovely and we had some great walks to Solva, St Davids and Porthgain, wonderful to be near the coastal path, it really is a haven of beautiful peace!
What a haven of peace and tranquility. Cottage is warm and welcoming and Pembrokeshire is a beautiful delight.
We came back!! An excellent standard of clenliness throughout the cottage, well equipped and maintained
A very nicely appointed cottage, feels just like home, we did not want to leave!
We enjoyed out stay. Many thanks for the flowers and welsh cakes!
A perfect cottage to explore this beautiful part of Pembrokeshire. Cosy, clean and comfortable, it is clearly seen that the owners have paid great attention to detail for the comfort of visitors - we will be recommending to friends and family.
Thank you for a very enjoyable and comfortable break. We would highly recommend this cottage.
“Lovely cottage in a beautiful location. Enjoyed a coastal walk and a few pints at The Sloop. Very enjoyable stay. Thank you.”
“Loved your cottage – would love to come again – would definitely recommend it – have had a really relaxing week”
We loved the cottage, everything here we needed for a great holiday
Very nicely appointed cottage - feels just like home - we didn't want to leave
A lovely homely cottage
Comfortable well-equipped cottage
A relaxing non-walking break in a well equipped cottage
We have had a lovely Christmas break. A delightful well equipped cottage in a peaceful location ideal for coastal walks. We enjoyed evenings around the log burner.
Fruit, wine and Welsh cakes on arrival are a lovely touch. best place to eat is the shed at Porthgain. Best Walk - Strumble head! All in all despite the weather a great holiday in a lovely cottage.
Cottage is well furnished and well equipped, including scales for weighing food. Scales are rarely found in self catering cottages in my experience.
We loved this cottage - just right for a last minute weekend escape and will definitely come back to Pembrokeshire - What fabulous cliff top Wales!
The cottage was very cosy and well equipped. I'm sure we'll visit again
A very well equipped and peaceful cottage in a peaceful location.
We had a wonderful week; enjoyed staying here again and found it even more comfortable than before. Thankyou.
Very well equipped and comfortable cottage. Stunning countryside and walks. Had fabulous weather all week. No complaints.
Cosy cottage and lovely welcome pack. Explored yet another wonderful part of Pembrokeshire. Weather perfect for marking and welcoming signs of spring.
Lovely cottage.Nice welcoming touches, Nice area for coastal walks and sightseeing.
Wonderful welcoming Welsh cottage. Excellent base for coastal walks. Mixed bag of weather, but the scenery sustained us. Delightful birdsong and tranquil location. Very friendly people made this a memorable holiday.
Banks of violets and primroses greeted us on the lane and magnificent flowers everywhere along the coast and in the woods. Hope to be back again for another comfortable stay
A lovely cottage - very peaceful. I love the room upstairs - just right for sitting and doing craft because of the natural light.
A very getaway from it all place; very peaceful and tranquil; felt like a step back in time. Excellent walks; people very friendly; will probably return in future; loved the loft.
Cottage very comfortable and very well equipped; very fortunate with the weather - warm enough for just a tee shirt is quite unexpected for West Wales in October; certainly a cottage we would recommend.
Weather wonderful until Friday. Cottage still as comfortable as last time with everything we needed. Great area for walking.
Our first time in this lovely area of the country. Thanks for maps and books. Lots of good walking – cottage very comfortable – hope to be back.
Our third visit to this comfortable cottage – we felt relaxed straight away. Great weather and an enjoyable stay.
We have really enjoyed your welcoming cottage. We love seclusion, bird watching and walking beside the sea and found the environs just what we wanted. We hope to come again.
We found the cottage cosy even during some dramatic weather. Love the stove. All very well equipped and comfortable. A lovely place. We hope to come back soon.
Extremely well-equipped cottage – we did not need any of the extra knives, spoons etc we usually need when preparing food at self-catering cottages.
First visit to Pembrokeshire. We enjoyed very much. Weather fab. Cottage excellent. Hope to be back in future.
A great holiday - weather dry and excellent conditions for walking the coast path which we did most days. Our second stay in this cottage which we found very comfortable and well equipped.
Glorious weather beginning of week but one wet night! Coastal path - stunning scenery, cottage good centre for walking - very comfortable.
Well just a note to thank you for digging out a last minute opportunity for Pam and I at Efail Fach in Llanon. The cottage was just what we needed and the few days were refreshing and revitalising. We're both back into work now and have just done a Monday. We look forward to coming to you again for another break. Many thanks!
We really enjoyed our week. We liked Pwll Gwaelod and Abermawr beaches. Thanks for the fruit, flowers and food.
Another wonderful week in Pembrokeshire. The cottage is like home, literally, we have the same kitchen!!
Lovely weather, lovely walks. A good place to visit. Very comfortable cottage and a lovely clean bathroom!!
We like the character of the place. It is an ideal cottage for the winter, with the amazing woodburner. It was a peaceful relaxing stay and we enjoyed it. Thanks for the milk and cakes.
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