A renovated, detached, stone barn that retains many original features. The Old Milking Parlour is set into the hillside on the edge of Treffgarne, just off the main link between the County towns of Fishguard with its good facilities and the bustling riverside market town of Haverfordwest. Furnished to a high standard in a contemporary style in warm relaxing tones, with a beautifully fitted, modern kitchen which leads to a cosy lounge/diner with beams and galleried landing. The double bedroom has French doors opening on to a sheltered, paved patio which is perfect for leisurely alfresco breakfasts, steps lead to another terraced patio. Stairs lead from the lounge to the well appointed bedrooms above both with ensuite shower rooms.
Conveniently located to enjoy wonderful walks and fishing, Wolfs Castle is only 3 miles away with the excellent Wolfe Inn and Allt yr Afon Country hotel and restaurant both renowned for good food, while some of Pembrokeshire’s finest beaches including Newgale popular with surfers, St Brides and Broad Haven perfect for families are all within a 25 minute drive.
A lovely cottage whatever the season.
NB. Care needed with children as rear garden is steep and grounds are not enclosed.
Please ensure your read our access statement for this cottage in the tab above for more information, however if you are still unsure whether the property will be suitable for your needs, don't hesitate to call us on 01437 765 765 to discuss your specific requirements.
Ground Floor: Kitchen, lounge/diner, double room/cloakroom/whb/wc.
First Floor: Twin room/ensuite shower room/whb/wc, double room/kingsize bed/ensuite bathroom/shower cubicle/whb/wc.
Heating: Oil central heating, underfloor heating on ground floor.
Electricity: & Oil: £20 per week Oct - April, free May - Sept.
Parking: Ample on gravel drive.
Facilities: Electric hob and oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, TV, DVD player, HiFi system, WiFi, hairdryer, towels, garden furniture.
Alternatively you can opt for an estuary tour along the Cleddau (approximately 3 hours) or book in for some tuition with the canoe and kayak coaching sessions available.
Explore the historical Pembrokeshire landmark, Pentre Ifan, and the surrounding area with Friends of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park (FPCNP). You will gain a great insight into the back story of this incredible feature whilst enjoying a fresh countryside walk with wonderful views. To book a place, please call our Concierge Team on 01437 772758.
The date for this event is not confirmed, but is set to take place some time late April. The Friends of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park (FPCNP) will be paying a visit to Milford Museum which will be followed by a tour around Milford, and welcome you to come along. To book a place, please call our Concierge Team on 01437 772758.
This is an annual event which takes places right in the centre of the town of Cardigan on the last Saturday in April. The main attraction is the parade which goes through the town, made up of local horses followed by vintage vehicles such as tractors, cars and motorcycles. Head along in the morning to see the horses being judged.
After it's huge success in previous years, the Haverfoodfest is back! 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!
Enter a 5K fun run at Carew Airfield this May and help Paul Satori fund raise for their great cause. This fun run will take place across an inflatable course complete with obstacles, foam and more! Join in the fun with superhero fancy dress for a really fun day out! Restrictions do apply - kids can take part but must meet the height requirement of 1.2m; children 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, visit www.paulsatori.org or call 01437 763223
The date for this event is not yet confirmed but is set to take place some time early May. Hosted by the RSPB and Marine Special Areas of Conservation, you can join the Friends of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park (FPCNP) on a trip to the islands of Ramsey and Grassholm, both known for their magnificent wildlife and seabirds. This is a fantastic opportunity to go wildlife spotting and enjoy a Guided Walk learning all about the islands.
Plan a visit to Picton Castle this May for their very first food festival - The Picton Feast! Spread across two days, this event will take place in the stunning grounds of Picton Castle. There will be a range of food and refreshments available with stallholders offering great produce, demonstrations, talks and music entertainment.
The Preseli Beast is an off-road racing event, still a relatively new event. 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.
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!
Running from the event headquarters at Crug Glas Country House Hotel near St Davids, this event sees approximately 1500 cyclists take part in the sportive tour of Pembrokeshire. There are now four 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, children can even take part too! Please note, all riders under 17 must be accompanied by an adult.
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!
Head to the peaceful village of Lawrenny this May for a festival dedicated to wellbeing of the mind, body and soul. Take part in a yoga or pilates class, zumba, ballet fusion or meditation. Learn something new in a chocolate workshop, a creative art workshop or even a spoon carving workshop! You will also have the opportunity to get involved with a range of activities including foraging and surfing. Top off your relaxing weekend with some great live music! See https://www.thebigretreatwales.co.uk/ for more information and to buy tickets. Please note, dogs are not permitted at this event.
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.
Join the Friends of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park for a walk along the beautiful coast at St Brides this Bank Holiday. Your walk will be paired with a demonstration at the Pumphouse in St Brides guaranteeing an interesting day out for all. To book a place, call our Concierge Team on 01437 772758. Please note, date may vary nearer the time.
With two different distances available, you can either enter the Middle Distance event which is made up of a 1.2 mile swim, a 56 mile cycle and a 13.1 mile run; or the 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!
Spend your June Sunday exploring Manorbier Castle and the nearby coastline with the Friends of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. To book your place, please contact our Concierge Team on 01437 772758.
Rock the Castle is back for yet another year! This fantastic event sees Pembroke Castle host two consecutive nights of live music with an impressive stage set inside the magnificent grounds of the castle for a truly unique and memorable weekend. In 2019, Pembroke Castle have pulled out all the stops and guaranteed some incredible well-known acts. Status Quo, Bonnie Tyler and Dr Feelgood will perform on the Friday night followed by Sister Sledge, Gabrielle and Jazz Morley taking to the stage on the Saturday night. There will be refreshments available with a fully licensed bar and food vendors. Tickets are available at www.pembrokecastle.co.uk
This popular event is now a biennial event and shall return to our shores in 2019 - keep an eye out on www.pembrokeshirefishweek.co.uk for updates.This festival celebrates the very best of quality seafood caught locally as well as other local produce, and the local producers and businesses involved in the food and fishing industries within Pembrokeshire. Events happen all across the county the whole week long. Enjoy cookery demonstrations, boat trips, Take part in fish filleting workshops, seaside foraging, coastal walks, beach fun days and fishing adventures!
The triathlon with a difference is back once again! Spread across the three days, the Wales Swim takes place on the Friday night on Tenby North Beach, the Sportive on the Saturday and the Marathon on the Sunday. Athletes can opt for just one event or all three meaning everyone who wants to can get involved! Children can even get involved on the Friday in the Taff Kids event! It really is a great event with an exciting atmosphere, athletes and supporters are encouraged to get involved for the whole weekend!
The date for this event is not yet confirmed but is due to take place early July. The Friends of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park (FPCNP) will be paying a visit to The Bug Farm near St Davids. This is a unique attraction run by Dr Sarah Beynon and you might even be able to pop in and sample some bugs at the Grub Kitchen onsite. To book your place, please call our Concierge Team on 01437 772758.
This July, Friends of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park shall be heading to the hills of Pembrokeshire with a walk at Narberth Mountain. To book your place, please call our Concierge Team on 01437 772758.
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
Head to Llanddewi Velfrey with Friends of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park (FPCNP) for a wonderful day out exploring the Welsh countryside. To book your place, please contact our Concierge Team on 01437 772758.
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!
Milford Waterfront is hosting a Street Food Festival this August where you can sample tasters of delicious and mouth-watering dishes alongside refreshing drinks from a number of street food vendors.
Cardigan River and Food Festival is an annual event which strives to showcase the fantastic local produce available in Wales with demonstrations, entertainment and activities. Of course - there will be ample opportunities to see and taste some of that local produce on offer!
The date for this event is not yet confirmed but is due to take place late August. The Friends of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park will be visiting the magnificent Picton Castle and Gardens. To book your place, please call our Concierge Team on 01437 772758.
Accompany the Friends of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park (FPCNP) this September for a walk along the coast of the St Davids peninsula between Porthclais and St Justinians where you will no doubt experience memorable views of the land, sea and wildlife. To book your place, please call our Concierge Team on 01437 772758.
Saundersfoot's newest triathlon is back for 2019! 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.
Ironman Wales returns to Tenby once again in 2019! This incredible event brings a whole number of athletes and supporters to the streets of Tenby and the surrounding Pembrokeshire villages for the weekend. The 2.4 mile swim kicks off the event first thing in the morning, before the 112 mile cycle takes place, before athletes complete the course with a 26 mile marathon. Whether you're an athlete or a supporter, the atmosphere in Tenby is like nothing else in the world - definitely a recommended event to attend!
Tenby's much-loved Arts Festival returns to the seaside town for another year. With a host of music, drama and art, the Arts Festival is sure to have something to interest everyone. There will be a range of performances, talks and workshops for all to see.
Once again, Narberth is welcoming visitors and locals to the village for their annual Food Festival. Make the most of the weekend and sample a whole range of quality local produce that Pembrokeshire has to offer. With entertainment, crafts and stalls, the Narberth Food Festival is a truly great festival and is recommended to all!
Friends of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park (FPCNP) will be hosting their AGM this October in Lawrenny. Walks and/or presentation details are to be announced nearer the time. To book your place, contact our Concierge Team on 01437 772758.
The date for this event is not yet confirmed but is due to take place late October. Join Friends of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park (FPCNP) for an evening of dinner and celebrations at their Annual Trafalgar Night Dinner which is taking place at The Mariners Hotel in Haverfordwest this year. To book your place, please call our Concierge Team on 01437 772758.
The Tenby Blues Festival is back! Past festivals have drawn over 1500 people to the seaside town for this jam-packed blues festival, so it's no doubt this year's is going to be bigger and better than ever before! With performers and musicians playing at a range of establishments throughout the town, there really is plenty to see across the whole weekend!
Get into the festive spirit at a Christmas Tea and Carol Service with Friends of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park (FPCNP). Details are yet to be confirmed but this event is set to take place in early December. To book your place, please call our Concierge Team on 01437 772758.
2019 marks the 49th year of the Annual Boxing Day Swim on Tenby's North Beach - a truly great event which really does get the whole community involved! Some embrace the holiday spirit by dressing up in fancy dress, as the event is given a theme each year! The theme for 2019 has yet to be announced , but it's sure to be a great festive event for all! Prizes are given for those in the best fancy dress, and for those with the highest amount of sponsorship raised - no entry fee, just grab a sponsorship form! For more information, see the website: http://www.tenbyboxingdayswim.co.uk/
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.
Celebrate the New Year in at Saundersfoot with a fantastic free firework display on the harbour at midnight!
Tenby is known as one of the best places to welcome in the New Year. With an array of lively bars and pubs in close proximity and, of course, the famous midnight countdown in Tudor Square.
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.
A perfect way to start the year, whether you're taking part or just supporting! This event is all in the aid of charity with sponsorship coming from local businesses – everybody really does get involved! Each year they set a fancy dress theme to add to the excitement.
Alongside the fantastic Pembrokeshire Coastal Path, the Preselis are also a popular destination for walkers and explorers. Not only do they boast incredible countryside views for miles on end on clear days, but they are steeped in history and mythology. Take an adventure to the historical sites such as Foel Drygarn, Foel Eyr, Foel Cwmcerwyn,Bedd Arthur, Foel Feddau and more. You will see sites with evidence of Iron and Bronze Age heritage. The Preseli Hills and Pentre Ifan to the north are believed by many to be the original site of the Stonehenge bluestones - and there are many legends as to how they were moved!
Thank you for the bottle of wine and a beautiful setting for our New Year celebrations. We have had a great stay and would love to come back. Thanks X
Had a good week and managed to see many places. The cottage has been an excellent base, due to its location and its comfort. We've really enjoyed our dayss out but have also looked forward to returning to the cottage at the end of each day. Thank you.
Came down for our son's wedding to a wonderful Welsh girl. Had a fantastic 2 weeks, the sun shone for 13 of the 14 days, including the wedding day on 3rd October. Can't find anything to say about this house apart from Brilliant! We thought about taking up squatters' rights, none of us want to go home. To the next holiday makers - go and eat in the Corner Piece - a warm welcome awaits.
Wonderful accommodation, enough space for 6 people. Thank you so much for the wine & flowers, we've never been given that on any othre cottage holidays we've had over the years. It was a lovely surprise. It rained mostly for the forst few days so we made use of the assortment of games supplied and went to the Blue Lagoon which the children loved. The last 2 days we had brilliant sunshine , wnet to Stackpole and Broadhaven South(our favourite), car park free for National Trust members, only a short walk down to the beach. We've had a brilliant stay and would love to come back.
Good accomodation. Great central location. Sunday lunch at the Wolfscastle Hotel a must (suggest you book). Other good places to eat: Bar 10 in Tenby, Bar 14 in St Davids, Lisa's Diner (Amroth to Pendine coast road). Best beaches: Barafundle and Broadhaven South. Best Walks: Stackpole Quarry to Barafundle, Abereiddy to Porthgain, Coastal Path around Solva. Places to visit/things to do: Blue Lagoon water park, Crystal Maze, Llys-Y-Fran reservoir, Solva. Thanks for the wine.
Very comfortable stylish accomodation. Excellent location. Broadhaven South fantastic. Wolf Hotel very good for food. On the whole good weather.
Very comfortable cottage, attractive decor (liked the boats and pebbles and seaside theme), stylish conversion. Excellent central location for exploring the whole county. we can recommend the Blue Lagoon and Folly Farm to entertain the kids. Pembroke Castle is among the best we've ever seen with towers and battlements aplenty and passages, cellars and even a cave to explore.
We came for a week in September, liked it so much we came back for 2 weeks. lovely clean, modern house that is lovely to stay in. Thank you for the wine and the supply of toys kept the little ones entertained. Best beach- Druidston Haven, best walk-Porthgain to Abereiddy, places to visit- Colby Gardens, Picton castle, Manorbier castle , Bosherston lily ponds & Strumble Head. Nice lunch at Lawrenny & chips at Letterston were nice too. Thank you very much & we will be back!!
Have had a wonderful week here with the best possible weather. Cottage is great and the showers are as good as at home - a first! Love the silk curtains. Would love to come back.
Very comfortable cottage, well-equipped and a lovely area for a holiday.
Excellent cottage-the best we have stayed in by far.
Thoroughly enjoyed the carm and decor of the cottage. Newgale and Newport Sands were our favourite walks - especially the coastal path at Newport towards Dinas Head.
A lovely clean comfortable house in a good central location. Very good facilities.
Thank you very much for a wonderful holiday. The cottage is beautiful and very comfortable. We will be back.
Lovely welcoming cottag for our family Christmas. We had a great time and the weather was blue sky and sunshine so we enjoyed the circular walk at St Brides.
Lovely, clean tidy cottage - lovely picturesque area - will be back.
Wonderful cottage in a beatiful area. Newgale and Whitesands are lovely beaches worth a visit (escpicially for surfing!) We enjoyed horse riding from Nolton stables along Druidston beach and had a nice meal at "Wolfs Inn" just down the road.
Had five glorious days of sun. Countryside beautiful. Cottage very comfortable.
Wonderfull Cottage..Thank you!
A lovely cottage. Very welcoming after a long journey. Tastefully decorated and very comfortable. Lovely beaches and a great drive to St Davids. Great fish and chips at 'What's Cooking'. We're sorry to be leaving! PS "I love my attic bedroom, I could stay for 100 years." Tom, aged 6
We've had a fantastic stay at the Old Milking Parlour this week. Thank you for all the info on where to go for eating out, wlks etc. We fully recommend a drive east past Fishguard into Newport. Lovely beach and great lunch at Morawelon. Don't miss walk over headland over Skomer. The cottage is so cosy, a real treat for the evening following a busy day out. The shower is probably as powerful as my Karcher pressure washer, I must remember to get in next time before turning it on!!! We will recommend to our friends and family, we would love to come back.
A very comfortable stay. We enjoyed a walk from Newgale beach to Solva, catching the Puffin Shuffle bus back. Enjoyed the huge beaches and smaller coves. Also went to the Pembrokeshire Show - very good! Beautiful coastline. Would like to go back to St Davids out of holiday season as very busy. A week is not long enough to do everything we wanted.
We had a wonderful week, the weather was great and the house was lovely. Every day spent on the beach, it all went too quickly. Many thanks X
The house is excellent! Very well equipped. We enjoyed the 6.5 mile walk around Llys-y-Fran reservoir. We loved Solva and had a lovely meal in the Harbour Inn. Impressive surfing at Newgale and Broad Haven. The Wolfe Inn at Wolfcastle(only a few minutes down the road) was also lovely. St Davids and Whitesands bay are also a great day out.
Had a fabulous stay, accomodation excellent. Solva highly recommended. Would come back again.
Beautiful location, recommend Newgale beach and the walk from Abereiddy to Porthgain ending at the Sloop pub. Fabulous time had by all.
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