Skomer View is a spacious, detached holiday home offering wonderful views over St Brides Bay to Skomer Island. You will really appreciate how close you are to the sea and coast in the first floor lounge with one glazed wall, maximising the view; it allows you to really enjoy it while you relax on the comfortable sofas. Set back down its own drive in the village of Roch, it is less than 2 miles from the popular Newgale beach. Furnished in a contemporary style in bold seaside colours, it is beautifully decorated. The modern well-fitted and equipped kitchen opens to the dining room, perfect for leisurely family meals together. French doors open to a paved terrace with steps down to a large enclosed lawn, ideal to enjoy an alfresco meal on a summer’s evening and for children to play. Many of the spacious bedrooms also offer sea views.
Tucked away on the edge of the village of Roch there is a well-stocked shop and local pub within easy walking distance, while the beautiful sandy beach of Newgale, popular with surfers is less than 2 miles away, spend your days on the beach with its water sports hire shop then refresh at the pub or try one of the 2 cafes located on the beach. Join the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path to really explore this stunning coastline on foot. A horse ride on the beach from Nolton with its pretty cove should not be missed. The picturesque harbour village of Solva is nearby enjoy sampling its pubs, restaurants or wander its galleries and antique shops or a little further on lies the tiny city of St David’s with its excellent facilities and historic Cathedral and Bishops Palace. In the other direction lies more excellent beaches to try including the long, sandy beach at Broad Haven and the sheltered cove of Little Haven.
A perfect house for family and friends to get together for a holiday and ideally placed to explore all that Pembrokeshire has to offer.
£250 Bond required for New Year bookings.
Discounts for smaller groups out of season on request. This discount cannot be booked online, so please call 01437 767600 for further information.
Ground Floor: Hall, cloakroom/whb/wc, double room/kingsize bed/chair bed, 2nd lounge, utility room, kitchen, dining room.
First Floor: Lounge, bedroom with 3 single beds , twin room, master bedroom/kingsize bed, dressing room/ensuite shower room/whb/wc, family bathroom/overhead shower/whb/wc.
Heating: Oil central heating, gas coal effect fires.
Electricity: , Gas & Oil: £35 per week Sept - May, free June - August.
Parking: Ample on drive.
Facilities: Gas hob, electric double oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble drier, 2 TVs, BT Vision, DVD player, music system, iPod dock, WiFi, towels, garden furniture.
A free entry event, The Saundersfoot Cawl Factor 2016, taking place at the Regency Hall. To including artisan craft makers and producers showcasing their skills, children's entertainment, 'busker's corner', 'village dragon trail'and treasure hunt.Please Note: The cawl trail is £5, entry to the artisan showcase and attractions are free. A non profit event.
Looking for something different to do with the family this St David’s Day weekend?Why not come along and join in our adrenaline fuelled Dragon Drop abseil?Admire the fantastic views of Pembrokeshire from the top of Pembroke castle walls as you catch your breath and steady your nerves. Then, with your adrenaline ski-high and dressed as bright green leek, a yellow daffodil or an iconic welsh Dragon, you can feel the thrill of abseiling down the castle walls! Registration http://www.tenovuscancercare.org.uk/dragon Adults: £15 / Children £7.50. Head online to book your place today!
Folly Farms theatre will feature music from some of the most memorable movies ever including Superman, Indiana Jones, Gladiator, Pirates of the Caribbean, Thunderbirds, Psycho, Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines and many more. They will also perform the West Wales premieres of music from Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens.
Tuck into our brand new food festival at Colby Woodland Gardens this spring. Enjoy two days of culinary delights, sample tasty local produce and browse a range of food and drink stalls.Free event, normal admission charges to the gardens apply. Booking Not Needed. Children welcome. Dogs on leads welcome.
Tuck into our brand new food festival at Colby this spring. Enjoy two days of culinary delights, sample tasty local produce and browse a range of food and drink stalls. Free event, normal admission charges to the gardens apply.
Ceramic Flatware evening workshop and tuition is being held at Peppers in Fishguard. All materials required to make and decorate your flatware are included in the course fee. ( this can be found on the website below) A spacious work area is allocated to each student along with their own set of tools to use while they’re here. Includes bread, oils, olives and hummus. Return p&p after firing is an additional £9 per plate. To book a place please visit their website. http://www.makeitinwales.co.uk/
Grab a litter picker and help us care for this beautiful stretch of coastline with a beach clean organised by the Surfers Against Sewage. A free event, no booking needed.
Join Carew Castle for a Easter Egg Hunt and search the Castle for clues! Find them all to claim your yummy Easter prize! £1 per sheet plus normal admission.
Hone your long-bow skills with Have-a-go Archery at Carew Castle! Normal admission plus small charge for activities.
Grab a litter picker and help us care for this beautiful stretch of coastline with a beach clean organised by the Surfers Against Sewage. A free event, no booking needed.
A firm favourite with our regular visitors, Picton Castle's Easter Egg Trail for children is a self-guided scamper through fabulous woodlands as they burst into bloom. Collect your leaflet at the Ticket Office and follow the trail – you will find clues along the way! When you have finished, pop into the Gift Shop to collect your prize. It's a great way for the whole family to enjoy the woodlands as masses of Rhododendrons, Azaleas and Magnolias come into flower. While the kids rush around in search of clues, the ‘grown-ups' can enjoy the magnificent colours and scents. After the walk, what better reward than a nice warming cup of hot chocolate with cream and a homemade cake in the Courtyard Restaurant, or perhaps make it a lunchtime visit and enjoy the Spanish dish of the day with a glass of wine or beer! Normal Entry Fees apply with a £1.00 charge for the Easter Egg Trail Telephone: 01437 751326 Email: email@example.com
Join in the crafty Easter fun at Carew Castle making bunnies, eggs and chicks galore! Activities change daily. £2 per child plus normal admission.
Folly Farm are giving there visitors the chance to come and see their favourite characters Marshall and Skye from PAW Patrol! So bring your little superstars along to see the heroic pups. Our PAW Patrol appearances are included in the standard admission price to Folly Farm!
Come and join the Easter fun at Scolton Manor with Easter Quizzes and Easter trail around the grounds, Free with entry to the Manor. Work out the clues to win a prize.£1.00 per child
Calling all budding Indiana Joneses! Dig, delve and discover the Castle’s hidden history. Dig for finds like a real archaeologist. Ages 5+. Children must be accompanied. BOOKING ADVISABLE: 01646 651 782. £3 per child plus normal admission charge.
The Pembrokeshire 100 mile race is a challenging ultra-race along the stunning Pembrokeshire Coastal Path from Milford Haven to Cardigan. More information please visit the website: http://www.runwalkcrawl.co.uk/events/pembrokeshire-100-stage-race.html or call: 02920 23 55 23
Two full days of kite flying in on Broad Haven’s ‘Blue Flag’ Beach. A 2 day event organised by Midlands Kite Fliers
A three day medieval event with the re-enactment of a wedding that took place in 1315, a medieval market, medieval re-enactment groups, Story tellers, jugglers, falconry, archery, a Knight school for kids, the telling of the Mabinogion, two medieval banquets and much, much more.
Come and take a visit to Picton Castle’s Annual Spring Plant and Craft Fair is the perfect way to get expert advice and beautiful plants from specialist growers, and to stock up on some unique gifts and crafts to add colour to your world. With over 40 wonderful stalls to browse through, and the added advantage of 40 acres of awesome springtime woodlands to wander through, plus, tours of our 13th Century Castle and a lovely restaurant where you can ‘people-watch’ whilst enjoying a speciality coffee and something tasty, it’s a really memorable day out for all the family! Admission Prices:Adults £7.00, Seniors £6.00,Children £4.00 Under 5’s Free or Family Ticket £24.50.
Day three of the MKF ( Midlands Kite Fliers) Rendezvous with a day flying at Hilton Court Gardens and Crafts, Roch, Pembrokeshire with its stunning coastal views overlooking St Brides Bay.
Admire the finest classic cars from across south Wales at Carew castle. If you own a classic or vintage car bring it along for free admission! Included in normal admission. *Show may not go ahead in wet weather.
After it's huge success on its first year in 2015, the Haverfoodfest is back for the 3rd year! Making the most of quality local produce, the Haverfoodfest welcomes everyone to sample the incredible food and drink that our local producers have to offer. With a number of food stalls, as well as demonstrations, competitions and entertainment, the Haverfoodfest is certainly one to be on the list of events to go to this year!
The Man Up In The Mud run is a great mud run approximately 4.5 miles in distance. Following a great coastal route, the course promises to be boggy and muddy with obstacles to climb over and under!
The Preseli Beast is an off-road racing event, still a relatively new event as it is only in its fifth year now. Approximately 24 miles off road, this race takes in a route through wooded valleys, trails and paths taking in scenery across the Gwaun Valley and Newport Bay. Opt for a smaller race with the Beast Bach, an 11 mile off-road race, or rise to the challenge of the Ultrabeast - a 32 mile off-road race! The start and finish are in Maenclochog, with the Ultrabeast kicking off first at 9am.
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 BANFF Mountain Film Festival makes a return to the Torch Theatre this year with another selection of incredible short films showcasing adventures from across the world. There's also the opportunity to win a number of free goodies in a prize draw! Tickets cost £13.50 or £12 for concessions.
Running from the event headquarters at Oriel Y Parc in St. David's, this event sees approximately 1500 cyclists take part in the sportive tour of Pembrokeshire. There are three distance routes covering much of North Pembrokeshire taking you through Fishguard, Newport and Cardigan depending on the distance you take part in. It's a great event for athletes and supporters alike!
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.
The Fishguard Folk Festival, always guaranteed to be a fun weekend! With a number of concerts, performances, workshops and events taking place at various locations throughout Fishguard, there's plenty to choose from!
Live music evening featuring leading Swing/Jazz bands plus local artists. Organised by Pembroke Rotary Club. The club will be holding its second “Musical Extravaganza” at Manorbier Castle. This year’s event will feature four live bands including the RinTins who took Manorbier by storm last year, warming up for Glastonbury and Swingamajig.
Roch Village's inaugural Duck Race! The race which will raise funds for three local charities and will take place in the beautiful grounds of Roch Mill. Its a free event and has refreshments and children's entertainment, BBQ and licensed bar,Spray tattoos. Ducks cost £2.00 CLAIM YOURS NOW for the chance to win! Buy your duck from Mel on 01437 710 838.
Held at Llys-y-fran Country Park and Reservoir the Narberth and Whitland Rotary Club annual Dragon Boat racing. Teams of 15, 14 Rowers 1 drummer. Entry per Boat £750.00- £50 per person. Teams encouraged to gain sponsorship. Spectator entry £3.00 adults children FREE plus FREE Entertainment for children, bouncy castle, magician etc
The annual 'Pirates and Smugglers Walk' takes place in Fishguard on Sunday morning, on the weekend of the town Folk Festival. This is a popular event which has been running for over 10 years. It Starts in the main square and proceeds through the old town quarter to the lower town harbour and to the Fort (1.5 miles) The walk calls at several historical sites as well as music events and pubs! A FREE event
A fete with stalls and amusements. Refreshments, hot pork and stuffing rolls etc. Organised by St James’ Church Manorbier.
This ultra marathon is approximately 66.6 miles in distance, with approximately 40 miles of the course running along the coastal path with the remainder along the road. In 2016, only 6 people managed to complete and receive their finisher's medal so you can imagine the difficulty level of this challenge! The course runs through coastal locations such as Solva, Porthclais, St Justinians, Whitesands, Abereiddy and Abermawr, guaranteeing a really memorable course. Due to the nature of the course, cut off is at 20 hours with 5 check points and all participants will be required to bring along a full kit of the following items: Head Torch, Space Blanket, Whistle, Mobile Phone, Map (Supplied), Water, Energy Food, Hat, Gloves, Waterproof Clothing, Sun Cream. Entry costs £45 per person.
This very popular annual event is back once again! With classic vehicles of all varieties, there's something here for car lovers, tractor lovers, military vehicle buffs and those mad for motorcycles! There will be children's entertainment, craft stalls and refreshments available.
Picton Caslte is holding a Pups on Parade event in Association with Burns Pet Nutrition. A totally fun dog show for all the family!This event is not affiliated with any Kennel Clubs etc – just a totally fun event for all the family and their pooches. Please Note: Ticket Price Includes Car Pass for the Day. For more information please visit: http://www.pictoncastle.co.uk/burns-pet-nutrition-dog-show or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Milford Haven will host the Welsh Grand Prix for the adrenalin fuelled Powerboat P1 National Championships. Centred around the new Milford Waterfront development, this will be the only venue in Wales to welcome the powerboat racers. The racers will use Milford Waterfront as their base providing spectators with superb opportunities for watching the race and enjoying the exciting build up activities, events and hospitality.Tel: 01646 696100. Email: email@example.com
This International Music Festival incorporates orchestral concerts, chamber music, choral music and stage productions to create a full week of international music for all festival-goers to enjoy!
Folk and jazz fusion from Paul Hutchinson (Belshazzar's Feast, Hoover the Dog) and Karen Wimhurst of Cauld Blast Orchestra. Hear them in the evocative setting of a 200-year-old country chapel. Event Contact Details: Main Street Music Pembroke. Tel: 01646 621530. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets £10.
Come along to the annual family fun afternoon in Roch. The fete will have a selection of stalls,cream teas, BBQ & bar, ice-creams,games and side shows as well as the entertaining dog show.
With two different distances available, you can either enter the Middle Distance Ocean Lava event which is made up of a 1.2 mile swim, a 56 mile cycle and a 13.1 mile run; or the Wales Triathlon Sprint Distance which is made up of a 750m swim, a 13 mile cycle and a 4 mile run. Whether you're an athlete or a spectator, supporters line the streets creating an amazing atmosphere and energy which definitely makes this event a must-see!
A fete in the grounds of Manorbier Castle with stalls, amusements and refreshments
A festival celebrating everything military at Carew Airfirld at Carew Cheriton control Tower. Featuring many exhibits including a Real Spitfure, vintage military vehicles, classic cars, the emergency services, military bands, fairground rides, craft workshops and face painting for the children. he highlight of the event will be the RAF Falcons Parachute Display Team, who jump on the Saturday afternoon, with the Red Devils, Army Parachute Regiment flying in on Sunday afternoon. Other attractions include a static spitfire with working engine, City of Swansea Pipe Band, RAF Cadet Band, military vintage and modern vehicles and many other attractions and stands! Admission charges will apply. Tel: 01834 811172
With a packed weekend of music, literature, sport and food, Solva's Edge Festival makes the most of the local produce and events, and is a great weekend for all the family. The weekend hosts a Battle of the Bands, an open-water swim and a football tournament, plus there is a Beer and Cider festival throughout the weekend. There will also be a variety of stalls, literature talks, raffles and live music. There really is plenty going on this weekend! Please Note: There are no credit card facilities on site so please bring cash. Local shop/pubs offer cash back. See edgefestival.co.uk for more details
Pembrokeshire's newest Literary Festival where they will be showcasing some of the best in writing on a variety of themes. In addition, they are hosting creative writing and art workshops for adults and children, "Poems and Pints" and lots more....
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!
Taking place from the Quay. The Mayor of Pembroke sails to Pembroke to exercise his right to navigate the river.
Held in various locations across the seaside town of Fishguard, this festival occurs annual over the August Bank Holiday celebrating jazz and blues music.
A fundraising day for local charities, Camrose Vintage Working Day displays all kinds of vintage machinery for all to see and learn about how things used to work way back when. With entertainment such as Sheep Shearing and Folk Dancing, trade stands including those selling local crafts, and refreshments available - it's a great day out for people of all ages!
Folly Farm are giving their visitors the chance to come and see their favourite characters Chase and Marshall from PAW Patrol! So bring your little superstars along to see the heroic pups at intervals on selected dates. And the best news? Our PAW Patrol appearances are included in the standard admission price to Folly Farm! Tickets: No special tickets required, included in admission price.
Saundersfoot's newest triathlon is back for it's second year in 2017! Running the day before Ironman Wales, this triathlon is a sprint triathlon with a 750m sea swim, a 20km bike ride and a 5km run. The event is open to adults and children aged 14 and over.
The West Wales Wool Show in Narberth is a celebration of all things woolly. From beautifully hand crafted items, clothing and footwear to knitting wool, fleece and all the equipment needed to make at home. Demonstrations run throughout the day with stall holders sharing their skills and knowledge with visitors plus wool skill workshops such as felting. The main aim of the show is to support local wool producers and small craft businesses. Wool as a renewable resource is still undervalued and the show aims to bring this wonderful natural resource back into focus. The show is run by the Pembrokeshire Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers with support from PLANED.
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.
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.
The annual Tenby Rugby Club and Tenby Rotary Club Fireworks Night. With burgers ,Bar, Kiddies rides, Hot Drinks, two firework displays, Bonfire, Mini rugby tournament. All profits to local charities, tickets sold on the gates.
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.
Celebrate the New Year in at Saundersfoot with a fantastic free firework display on the harbour at midnight!
had a great week with the family. a great house for 10 people although the weather wasn't great we had a great time and the Blue lagoon was great. the views are amazing and the house is well equipped.
Third visit here and as always a delight to walk through the door.Has been re- decorated since last visit to a very high standard. lovely to have clean fresh towels which we didn't have before . We have no negative comments whatsoever, and our grandchildren are very happy to stay here, they love 'Scooby' Thank you.
Our 3rd year at Skomer View We are a large family with 4 small children, and as ever we find the house the perfect place to spend a together family holiday. We have had a really good holiday and have as always, enjoyed the beaches , Coastal scenery etc., The children have had lots of interesting things to see and do. PS Very many thanks for providing towels this year - a generous supply, much appreciated!!
Wine Chocolate milk and biscuits, a lovely thought thankyou! lovely well decorated and tastful house , very child friendly with good quality kiddie equipment, cots high chair etc. very useful not to have to cart all that with you. Excellent family living room with lots of table space , plenty of room for toddlers to run about and very useful to have two loungers, magnificent view from upstairs.
This is our second year at Skomer view, Its a great house admirably suited to holidays with young families, and wonderfuly located for the beaches and other attractions. It is very well appointed, spacious, and with a nice garden where young can play in safty. We would love to come again!
A lovely relaxing break, Thank you very much for the wine, milk and buscits very much appreciated. Newgale beach is wonderful. Best fish and chips at Somethings Cooking in Letterston. The Jolly Sailor pub at Burton is well worth a visit wonderful food! Thank you Once again.
A comfortable house in a lovely part of wales. So lucky with the weather a thoroughly relaxing stay
Very nice property, plenty of space nice out look from bedroom lots to see and do. Enjoyed our stay
A truly memorable and enjoyable holiday enhanced by the luxury and comfort at Skomer view. A week packed with scenic walks, castles and great company, Thank you very Much!!!
The house was lovely! We enjoyed the views, local area and beaches at newgale and whitesands
we were so lucky with the weather had a lovely week here, a family of 3 generations the property was ideal well furnished and equipped
What a brilliant house love the views. Ive really enjoyed my holiday
A lovely property and so well kitted out!! Lovely area and we made full use of all the local beaches. Thank you very much!
A lovely Property, the best and most well equipped that we have encounted and we have stayed in a few!!! Perfect for children, lovley garden and patio area.
The house was lovely. We enjoyed the view, local area and beaches at Newgale and Whitesand.
The property was ideal. Well furnished and equipped.
A lovely property and so well kitted out Lovely area and we made full use of the local beaches
A fantastic property. Very well equipped espically for babies/children. Excellent for a family holiday. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and hope to repeat it again sometime. Many Thanks. Alycia (9 yrs)- What a brilliant house love the views, I've really enjoyed my holiday.
Beautiful house, felt very homely. Hoping to book again soon.
What a fantastic house.
Had a super time here in this wonderful house, loved every minute.
Had a super time here in this very well equipped holiday house which easily coped with 6 adults and 6 children, we felt we had plenty of space. The surrounding countryside and beaches were great.
Had a great time here at Skomer View, felt at home and very relaxed. Ideally situated for beaches, towns and coastal path 'Walking in Pembrokeshire' books very useful, did 2 of the circular walks, hope to do more in the future. The weather was great except for one day. Hope it's as good for you! The house is superb and cant find fault.
What a wonderful spot! We had an absolutely fantastic time at Skomer View - we cant find fault!
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