The Cart House is a delightful cottage with lovely countryside walks, set down a quiet country lane, you will realise just how close the sea is when you catch distant glimpses of it on your approach. Newgale beach is only 1 and a half miles away, while the picturesque cove of Nolton is also nearby. A ride from the nearby stables on the beach is not to be missed. Join the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path to explore this stunning coastline fully. The village of Roch with its local shop, fish and chip shop and pub serving delicious bar meals is approximately half a mile away. A most attractive stone barn conversion, step into the open plan living space where open beams and stone fireplace have been retained to give a traditional feel, comfortably furnished with pretty pine furniture. Enjoy cosy evenings round the open fire. The two bedrooms nestle in the eaves while a door leads from the twin bedroom to the original granary steps down to the totally, enclosed secluded lawn - ideal for children to play while you enjoy an alfresco meal on a summer’s evening or stroll through the field and enjoy the wonderful sunsets over the sea. Ideally placed for exploring the rest of Pembrokeshire, a short drive will take you to the picturesque harbour village of Solva, well worth a visit with its pretty shops, pubs and restaurants, in the opposite direction lies the long sandy beach of Broad Haven popular with families and water sport enthusiasts alike.
*Special Offer* Friday 24th February - Friday 3rd March 2017. Please call 01437 765765 to enquire further.
Ground Floor: Sitting/dining room, kitchen, bathroom/overhead shower/whb/wc.
First Floor: Double room, twin room, whb/wc.
Heating: Oil central heating controlled via the owners property, open fire.
Electricity: Charged according to use. Oil: £15 per week May - Sept, £25 per week Oct - April.
Facilities: Electric cooker, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, TV/Freesat/Sky, DVD player, towels for hire at £4 per person per week, WiFi, picnic table.
If you are looking for things to do with the family this February Half Term, head over to Pembroke Castle for children's stories about kings, princesses, and knights; pirates and caves; and dungeons and dragons! Expert guide, Howard, will take you and your children on a tour of Pembroke Castle and tell you tales from its 900 years of history. Children’s Tours will be free with castle admission.
A Half-term survival session is being held at Colby Woodland Gardens. Join the National Trust's or a 2 hour woodland survival session at Colby and learn how to survive in our woods. Try your hand at shelter building, fire lighting, trail marking, Tracking, distress Signals, basic survival camp cooking, camouflage and concealment and much more. Please note: Age advisable 6+. Booking Essential. Call 01834 811 885.
Span Arts Presents Wales' only a cappella festival, the Narberth A Cappella Voice Festival, presented by Span Arts, makes a proud return for its 9th year from Friday 24 to Sunday 26 February, in an exciting weekend that celebrates the extraordinary diversity of singing without instruments. Line-up is: Friday: Helen Chadwick, Bella Voce & Môr Ladron,Saturday: Fistful of Spookies, & Côr Pawb Bach,Sunday: Sing for your Sarnies with Côr Pawb also wprkshops with Helen Chadwick,Môr Ladron,Jez King,Fistul of Spookies Molara & Camilo Menjura. Tickets please contact: 01834 869323.
Known to be a very challenging but beautiful course, the Ras Dewi Sant is a full and a half marathon running on Saturday 25th February. The full marathon runs point to point along the coastal path with an entry cost of £35 whereas the half marathon is a loop course with an entry cost of £25. All entry includes a T-shirt, Medal and refreshments including cawl, tea and coffee. There are also first aid stations and changing rooms available for all participants.
Celebrate Wales' patron saint with a guided daffodil walk at Stackpole, followed by a St David's Day lunch at the Boathouse Tea-room. Booking Essential. For more enquiries to 01646 623 110. Children and dogs on leads welcome.
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!
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.
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/
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
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
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
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.
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.
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.
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
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!
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 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!
Held in various locations across the seaside town of Fishguard, this festival occurs annual over the August Bank Holiday celebrating jazz and blues music.
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.
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.
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!
We have had a lovely week in this clean, cosy, warm cottage. Daily walks on the beach followed by evenings in front of an open fire - perfect. Thank you very much and we hope to see you again.
We had a lovely week in the Cart House. Thank you for letting us have it. We walked all the way to Newgale beach, Saint Davids the next day and Saint Justinians. We drove all the way to Fishguard and then Cardigan. The Cart House is very comfortable and we would love to come again. Overall we had a great time exploring west Wales every night I helped mummy cook and wash up which I loved. I took Archie for walks some times and its really fun. One night Andy put the fire on and left it on all night and in the morning it was real hot. Lots of Love.
We had a lovely christmas in the Cart house. The cottage is cosy and comfortable. We waljed from the Cart house to Nolton Haven on a lovely winters day it was a very enjoyabke walk. The Cart House has a wonderful location. Overall we had a very pleasent stay. Happy New Year - Blwyddwyn Newydd Dda
A lovely holiday the cottage was amazing if you go out for dinner I recommend the Druidstone Inn they do lovely food.
Another wonderful break in the Cart House. We're all going home with batteries re-charged. Big thank you John and Jenny for your hospitality. Looking forward already to returning in the spring.
Our usual good weather did not accompany is all of this week, but glad we could oblige on the 22nd. A lovely break as always - see you both next year. Many thanks!
Lovely cosy cottage. We have had a brilliant holiday. The beaches are beautiful and the views from the cliff tops are amazing. We have seen seals and porpoise and loads of other wildlife too. Thank you
The three fo us have had a great time here. The landscape is beautiful and wild, we saw seals and peregrines. The cottage is lovely with all home comforts provided with a great location, We've had good fun in the sea and have explored Pembrokeshires ancient monuments. Hopefully we will be lucky enough to return.
A very relaxing break made more enjoyable by the comfort provided by Cart House. We had everything we needed to get the most from our time here Thank you for sharing it with us.
Thank you for letting us stay in your lovely cottage. First time we have visited this area and we think it is beautiful, wonderfil place for dogs. Thank you.
We Have all had a wonderful stay. We can thoroughly recommend the kayak tours fom Newgale beach - "Big Paul" took us out around the coastline, into caves, showed us how to fish for Mackerel and then how to gut out catch which we bbq'd on the beach. Folly farm was fantastic for Brian and he loved all the animals and plying on the tractors. The pub quiz at the Victoria at the top of the road was a good laugh although I suspect there was a little cheating going on. Thank you for a wonderful stay. We will definitely be back again.
Wonderful location, warm and cozy cottage and extremely lucky with the weather! Another fantastic 2 weeks in sunny Pembs. Boys have had a fabulous time jumping waves at Newgale, rock pooling at Druidstone and crabbing at Solva. The outside space here has been particularly appreciated on return from the beach. Its great to get the towels de-sanded on the line. Having the opportunity to bath rather than shower the boys has also been appreciated. Thank you for sharing your lovely home I have a feeling we will be back.
Despite the chilly weather we had a very enjoyable stay here, Enjoyed some lovely sunny coastal walks around Newgale and St Davids A day trip to Skomer Island is a must for wildlife enthusiasts. Dinner at the Druidstone Hotel watching the sun set is definitely worth doing. Thank you for your kind hospitality.
Thank you for allowing us to stay in the cottage with our beloved dogs Hugh and Bo Belle. We have walked and walked! The scenary is breathtaking, we have stayed up late and got up late with no plans of what we have to do!! The perfect switch off completely. So back to reality!!
Relaxing time in cottage. Lovely to re-connect with childhood holiday haunts. Gorgeous experience eating at Druidstone Hotel. Thanks you.
Cosy Cottage in a fantastic location. Newgale beach is cuperb! Dinner at the Cambrian is a must - although best to book! Thank you.
This was our first visit to Pembrokeshire and I feel sure we will return. The weather has been beautiful. We have enjoyed lots of walks over the cliffs with our dog. The cottage is lovely comfortable and homely. We had a perfect last evening - we took fish and chips down to Newgale beach and watched the surfers and a fantastic sunset. Thank you.
Many thanks once again Jenny and John for providing a peaceful haven in our favourite part of the country. Lovely week as always see you in the autumn.
The cottage lived upto our expectations as was super clean, cosy, and warm and in a great location. Having never explored Pembrokeshire what a treat! However we still loved coming back to Newgale Beach everytime - the view is so impressive. Both the cottage and the area is so welcoming and dog friendly. The white rug a firm faviurite with our Boxer Kathy. Tenby was a lovely day out and Picton, Haverfordwest, St Davids and Pemborke all worth a trip - our son loved the varied castles to explore. Great as he is doing Tudor history at primary school.
Another super stay at our favourite home from home altho we really think the weather could have tried harder as we gave lots of notice we were coming!! A real adventure this year Kit(3) and Samantha (4)! Thanks so much for having us. Happy Easter.
Spring came with a vengance. Hardly a cloud all week. Lovely holiday with delight in every detail. Thanks for a lovely pristine cottage where even the flys know there place and seemed to stay outside. Thanks for the memories.
It's a year since we last stayed at the Cart House but felt like coming home! Big thank you to Jenny and John for our lovely welcome. Look forward to returning very soon.
The cottage is everything you could want, one of the best we have ever stayed in. Pembrokeshire is the most beautiful county, the patchwork fields and views as far as the eye can see. The beautiful beaches- everything so clean- a wonderful place to relax, plenty to do if you want to get out and about. Thank you for a most enjoyable stay.
Beautiful, cosy cottage in a special place. Perfect way to end one year and see in the next.
A nicely furnished, well equipped cottage. Lovely and warm, and safe for the dog. We’ve had a really enjoyable few days in this beautiful part of the world. Many thanks
Joseph(7) and Anya(5) loved every minute. So much to do, beautiful beaches for exploring. Fantastic cottage. Love to return
What a wonderful, peaceful week. The Cart House is so well appointed and comfortable and such a warm welcome. We have walked miles on the coastal path with our young dog, the roadside flowers & wild meadows have been at their very best. The beaches are superb- visit as many as you can for every one is different. Plenty of good places to eat within a few miles of Roch. Pembrokeshire was even more beautiful than we expected.
Thank you for a wonderful week. We had such a lovely time here: a very peaceful place full of character and charm. Lovely for Jude’s first holiday. Best wishes
What a beautiful cottage! Absolutely everything you want and need and it’s so relaxing.
Can’t believe it’s 12 years since we last stayed. We were delighted when we found the Cart House in Coastal Cottages and even more so to find it still owned by Jenny & John. We had a lovely week. The Cart House is a credit to you. We love it.
What a beautiful & welcoming cottage in a lovely peaceful location. We’ve enjoyed Little Haven, Broad Haven, St Davids, Whitesands, Poppit Sands, Newgale (of course)! fabulous walk round St Annes Head, lovely meal at Keeston Kitchen and just relaxing around the cottage.
Back again! An excellent week and our thanks as always to Jenny John & Jo. See you next year.
Lovely peaceful cottage- Enjoyed- endless hours on Newgale beach; watching the bats in the lane; the RIB boat ride around Ramsey- saw seal pups, peregrine, purple sandpiper; a walk along the coastal path revealed an adder enjoying the sunshine; riding- western style; sitting enjoying the early evening in the garden, when a barn owl flew over the gate right beside us! Everything has been just perfect here, fabulous location, warm cosy cottage, friendly people. We shall be back!
It has been a great pleasure to return here. The Cart House, maintaining such high standards, in beautiful Pembrokeshire will always win 'first prize'.
A lovely place to celebrate the new year. We've been to there cottages mant times but you have to book early - so many last minute trips have been elsewhere. The standards in these cottages (Cart House and Byre (30663) are unmatched.
Beautiful cottage, such attention to detail from sharp knives, good pans to pegs. A relaxing place, thanks.
Our second visit to the Cart House and every bit as enjoyable as the first! Delightful cottage and beautiful Pembrokeshire - the perfect combination! Thanks Jenny.
Our first visit to Pembrokeshire but not our last! The cottage was all we could have hoped for - so nice to see such a lovely conversion with all mod cons but keeping the character of the old building. Particularly enjoyed reading by the lake in the sunshine and feeding the fish.
The Cart House has been a lovely base for a holiday - it is immaculate and so nicely furnished. The children loved the garden and the toys which are here. All in all a lovely, peaceful holiday spot. Thank you Jenny and family.
We only stayed a few days but wish we could have stayed longer. Next time we come here to Pembrokeshire it will definitely be here. Everything was so clean and cosy. Thank you for the finishing touches - fresh milk & flowers.
A really relaxing holiday. The cottage is lovely and a really handy location to explore Pembrokeshire. The scenery is beautiful and so uncrowded. First visit to Pembrokeshire and we look forward to returning
This Access Statement has been prepared by the owner for your information; it is the most recent version that we have received. This statement has been prepared as objectively as possible, however with such a wide remit oversights may be made.
Please ensure all crucial requirements for a safe and enjoyable holiday are present so if you have any queries whatsoever, please do not hesitate to contact us on 01437 767600.
How would you like to contact us about The Cart House?
Please select from the options below by clicking the icons.