The Villa is a gorgeous detached, traditional stone cottage which has been beautifully renovated throughout to provide excellent accommodation, yet retaining all its unique magic with a wealth of original features to create a charming retreat nestling in an idyllic location, only yards from the beach at Abereiddy and the famous Blue Lagoon.
The sheltered, sunken garden and patio are perfect to enjoy an evening drink or an alfresco meal while you listen to the waves crashing on the beach. The open plan living space has natural oak and slate floors and a modern cottage-style fitted kitchen, the lounge area has a wonderful stone chimney breast with woodburning stove and comfy leather seating to relax and cosy-up on chillier evenings. Comfortably furnished to a high standard in a stylish contemporary look with the natural colours reflecting the proximity of the sea, the ‘blue’ sandy beach and the striking Blue Lagoon.
Enjoy exploring the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path and marvel at the dramatic cliffs and picturesque coves. Follow the Coast Path to Traeth Llyfn Beach, voted one of the best hidden beaches in the UK and one of Pembrokeshire’s finest, only 1 mile away or keep walking, past the old slate works, to The Sloop Inn and art galleries at Porthgain, a further half a mile away.
The Villa is a magical holiday cottage for families and couples which will give everlasting memories to cherish.
One Level Accommodation - This denotes that a bedroom, bathroom or shower room, whb/wc, living area and kitchen are on one level - guests must check the property access statement on the website or request a copy via email to base their decision on, as there may be other access issues.
Ground Floor: Enclosed porch, hall, utility room, cloakroom/whb/wc, open plan lounge/kitchen/diner, double room/ensuite wet room/whb/wc, twin room, bunk room, bathroom/shower attachment/whb/wc.
Heating: Night storage and electric heaters, woodburner - starter pack provided.
Electricity: £30 per week Sept to May, free June - August.
Parking: 1 space and further spaces adjacent to the cottage on gravelled area.
Facilities: Electric ceramic hob and electric fan oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer, TV, DVD player, CD player, iPod dock, WiFi, 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 wait is over! Pembrokeshire Fish Week is back! 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 2017 festival kicks off with a brand new event in the estuary village of Lawrenny on the 24th, followed by a fun day at Scolton Manor on the 25th which will celebrate the county's maritime heritage. There will a celebratory family fay at the Parrog in Goodwick on the 1st July plus a Saundersfoot Harbour Festival on the 2nd. Please see www.pembrokeshirefishweek.co.uk
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! Tickets available to buy online now https://fishguardmusicfestival.co.uk/concerts or by phone on 0333 666 3366 Monday to Friday 9am – 7pm; Saturday 9am – 5pm. If you are in the area you can also purchase tickets at Festival Box Office Theatr Gwaun, West St, Fishguard.
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!
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!
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!
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.
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!
Thank you for beautiful home. It was pretty cool. We had fun at coasteering and fought with waves .
We had a super time, great cottage, lovely walks, views and beaches
A lovely cottage, enjoyed a wonderful holiday. Enjoyed the walks around the coast especially Porthgain - St Davids was beautiful, enjoyed visiting the Cathedral and many art and craft shops, lots of lovely places to eat!
A wonderful cottage & Location - We will be back, thank you for all the beautiful touches (& the fire starter pack) Have seen seals galore.
4th stay & again most enjoyable cottage never disappoints! Thanks
Superb Cottage, tastefully furbished, fantastic surroundings, a great long weekend which we all thoroughly enjoyed, thank you very much!
As good as anywhere we have stayed and are already thinking of booking next year. Especially hot, was good yesterday with Celtic Quest, you'll find them at the beach most days, had some great walks.
A second visit to this great cottage in such a wonderful location. We have once again had superb weather and have enjoyed lots of sunny walks and seal and dolphin spotting. We hope to return thank you.
Everyone enjoyed their holiday in this wonderful home, Pembrokehsire is very alluring and it was an honour to stay in such a beautiful place.
Down for liong weekend - Perfect. Weather has been brilliant. Cottage delightful Thankyou.
We stayed here for our first holiday over 10 year ago so it was lovely to return, the cottage is simply stunning, Thank you.
Peaceful, beautiful and very relaxing home, many thanks
This is our second visit to the villa and we've enjoyed a perfect cosy Christmas.
As regular visitors, we love this cottage & the area. Really appreciated the large garden and new seating too. Lovely area with sea views and lovey weather. June 16
Our first time to stay in Abereiddi, wonderful relaxing stay with excellent facilities in cottage, thank you. June 16
Cottage is comfortable and well equipped, had a great week. Trip to Skomer for puffins and seals should not be missed. the beach on the way to Portrhgain is a great beach as is Marloes near Skomer, we love Pemborkeshire coast and will be back.
We stayed here first 39 years ago - lovely improvements to the cottage, lovely week for our family. Over the years have stayed in lots of the cottages, they are all lovely and Abereiddy Bay, our grand kids love the blue lagoon. Aug 16
Excellent location, fantastic weather, lovely cottage what more is there to say. Aug 16
Wow! Amazing Week in lovely cottage, Sea Kayaks, Walks, Sea and The Shed!
Perfect Location, loved the blue lagoon! Fish and chips and The Shed was devine, Lovely house with lovely company, thank you for letting us stay,we had a fab time.
We have stayed in Pembrokeshire Many times and this is by far the best cottage ever. So well equipped, loved the art work. Walk to Porthgain, fab, as is the shed , thank you for a super week, we will be back
Wonderful week, love the cottage, everything perfect, thank you.
Lovely Cottage, great location, thank you.
Cozy and wonderful cottage in a stunning location. Loved it, thank you. Walk and lunch at The Shed, highly recommended.
We loved it!! Thank you we will be back
Fabulous Cottage in a gorgeous surroundings, the perfect peace & the perfect atmosphere that you have created in The Villa has provided a most relaxing & enjoyable holiday
We've had a wonderful week staying in your lovely cottage, walking on the coastal path and enjoying The Shed at Porthgain. Some beautiful weather an unforgettable Abereiddi sunset, thank you
Very happy - good weather & good heating when outside was cold, brilliant garden & birds, thank you
We had a wonderful time (weather perfect too!). Perfect hiking and the flowers were astonishing. Everything worked well. We suspect that we will be coming to Wales again and further explore Pembrokeshire. We will certainly be using your website again!
Absolutely loved it, We'll be back.
This was our second stay in this wonderful cottage. We enjoyed it again and looking forward to coming next year.
Cottage absolutely charming, a lot of work & thought gone into providing everything needed for a superb holiday.
Beautiful Location, perfect for the children. Lovely Cottage, enjoyed very much
What a great week. Surrounded by Family, bathed in sunshine, calmed by the quiet! We first stayed in The Villa 15 years ago. The cottage has changed beyond recognition and for the better may we say. Had a Brill time. We will be back for our 16th year. Thank you for your efforts to make us comfortable
This is our 3rd visit to the Villa- we love it, and it feels like a home from home. We find it well equipped and love the art works everywhere
Peaceful, beautiful and very relaxing home. Many Thanks xxx
We stayed here for our first holiday over 10 years ago. So it was lovely to return. The cottage is imply Stunning Thank you X
Lovely Cottage, quiet relaxinig break. Saw sea lions early morning. Like home from home comforts, would definately return. Thank you
Perfect Cottage. Great walks to Porthgain (for live lobster!) and round dinas head. Thanks so much for a wonderful stay!
Great cottage, wonderful location the walk to Porthgain world class.
Wonderful, great place. Great Holiday
We have had a lovely week in this great cottage many walks from the front door.
Great, relaxing time had by all. Thank You!
We love Abereiddy and have oftern walked past this cottage during its restoration. It is so lovely to stay here! your taste is exceptional and we really appreciate the art which reflects the beauty of the area
A beautiful cottage in a beautiful spot. Seals, walking, the shed, the sloop, coasteering with Celtic Quest. Thank you we hope to be back again soon
We have had a lovley time. The villa is excellent wuith everything we needed.
I have stayed in many cottages and this Abereiddy Villa is one of the very best- stunning views, comfortable home- a real pleasure to bring my German family to- thank you
Comfortable cottage a lovely week had by all
Another wonderful two weeks in this lovley cottage- we've really enjoyed Abereiddy TYf has to offer. Thank you very much!
2nd visit to the Villa! Thanks for making this quality place available
We had a great week in this lovely cottage. The weather was a bit mixed, but much better than the widespread floods further North!. We greatly enjoyed walking along the coastal path, saw many seals and pups. All in all, a hugely enjoyable time
A Beautiful cottage, in a tranquil spot. A lovley meal at Cwtch, and some great cake at The Shed at Porthgain. Lots of seals seen on our boat trip around Ramsey Island
The Alfords are back again for another wonderful holiday in Abereiddy. Visiting in the Autumn made an intresting change to our normal holiday time in June, especially with seal pup season. Some fantastic bird slightings too including a very intimate merlin encounter in Trefin. The holiday was perfectly concluded by a meal in the Cambrain Inn, in Solva. Be back soon!
Our second visit, we had a lovely time house was warm and cosy!
arrived Good Friday, had the delight of being welcomed with Milk, Tea and most appreciated Welsh Cakes! Cottage (villa)has been a hit in our family. We have rented out Coastal Cottages in and around Wales and the UK and this has to be our favourite. We have been so relaxed with a lovely fire in the cold evening and waking up listening to the sound of the waves. We'll be back!!!
We first came here when I was 3. We come here every year and now I am 6. We love this Villa and it's very cosy in the winter. We walked to Porthgain and around St Davids and on the last day we had a BBQ
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