Tucking Cottage is a lovely characterful stone cottage converted from out buildings once belonging to Tudor Woollen Mill, the ruins of which can still be seen. Next to the owners house set down a half mile drive in 18 acres of woodland and fields with horses, running along the steep river banks in the heart of the Pembrokeshire countryside. Hidden away, yet it is only a 10 minute drive to the picturesque market town of Haverfordwest with its farmers market and excellent facilities, while there is a fine selection of sandy beaches to choose from all within a 15 minute drive, the closest being Newgale and Nolton. Comfortably furnished throughout with lovely antique pieces and with practical tiled floors, French doors lead from a paved patio where you can enjoy an alfresco meal to the spacious open plan living space with vaulted ceiling, A frame beams and wood burning stove to cosy up by on chillier evenings, all offering lovely views over the beautiful woodland.
Enjoy exploring the woodland and valley crisscrossed by footpaths; the different seasons bring different flowers, the daffodil field in the spring followed by the blue bells are not to be missed, while bird and wildlife abound, you will regularly see badgers, woodpeckers and buzzards. A 20 minute walk via footpaths will take you to the local pub, The Pump on the Green, where you can refresh before the return journey.
A romantic retreat for a couple to get away from it all and relax whatever the season.
Care needed as unfenced water and drops.
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.
No baby equipment provided, you are welcome to bring your own.
Ground Floor: Open plan lounge/kitchen/diner/sofa bed, hall, wet room/shower/whb/wc, double room.
Heating: Under floor heating, wood burning stove.
Electricity: & Oil: FREE.
Parking: 2 spaces on drive.
Facilities: Electric hob and oven, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, TV/Sky, DVD player, radio/CD player, WiFi, towels, garden furniture, barbecue.
Folly Farm will be welcoming Santa to their zoo this November and December, as well as visiting santa you can also visit his reindeer in their very own zoo! Santa will have presents for the littles ones, and mulled wine and mice pies will be available for the adults! Times and Prices will be confirmed nearer the time. https://www.folly-farm.co.uk/whats-on/santas-grotto
Why not celebrate the festive season at Vincent Davies on their magical Elf Express every weekend and Thursday in December.Tickets are £19.99 per person and includes a £10 discount for group bookings of 6 or more. The ticket includes a drink on arrival, festive fun gifts & goodies, meet and greet with Santa and his elves and a Christmas buffet. For Tickets please visit Vincent Davies directly or download one of their booking forms here http://www.vincentdavies.co.uk/event/elf-express-experience/.
Picton Castle will be holding a magical Christmas tour through their festive decorated castle! Children will be able to meet Santa himself and of course he will have gifts for every child ready for the well behaved ones that is! As Santas mythical companion Krumpus will be hiding in the castle letting Santa know who has been naughty or nice! Children will also be able to have a go at ones of the craft workshops, mulled wine and spiced apple juice will also be available. Opening times will be 10am - 5pm and tickets are £15 per adult and £12 per child, unders 5s go free. Alterntaively you can purhcase a family ticket ( 2 adults, 2 children) for £49.00. Tour times are to be confirmed.
This year's Torch Theatre Pantomime is Dick Whittington, the story of a young boy and his cat who journey to London overcoming a wealth of adventures along the way. Written and directed by the Torch's own Peter Doran, this play guarantees a couple of hours filled with fun and laughter. There will be a relaxed performance at 6.30pm on Monday 18th December, specially adapted for those with Autism and other learning disabilities. A British Sign Language performance will take place at 6.30pm on Thursday 21st December. Tickets start at £16 for children and concessions, full tickets are £18 and family tickets are available at £57.To book tickets and/or for more information, please see the website: http://www.torchtheatre.co.uk/dick-whittington-2017/
Get into the festive spirit this Christmas with Cardigan Theatre's pantomime! Re-telling the traditional story of Beauty and the Beast, this production guarantees a family fun performance with plenty of audience participation and slapstick comedy!Tickets cost £7
2017 marks the 47th 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 2017 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. 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!
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.
The ever-popular Eagles tribute band, Talon, are paying a visit to Milford's Torch Theatre for what is sure to be another sell-out performance. The seven piece band have become one of the UK's most successful touring shows and guarantees to include those greatest hits such as "Hotel California", "Life in the Fast Lane" and "One of these Nights".
Swansea City Opera brings their 2018 production, The Barber of Seville, to Milford Haven's Torch Theatre this February. Rossini's famous opera promises the comical telling of a love triangle between Count Almaviva, Rosina and Doctor Bartolo, with added adventures from the town barber, Figaro. Concession tickets cost £18 whilst full tickets cost £19.50
The Torch Theatre Company is proud to present their latest production, The Wood. Directed by Peter Doran, the play follows the lives of two young soldiers who fight alongside each other in Mametz Wood during the First World War. Inspired by a true story, this play was written by Owen Thomas (writer of the award-winning Grav) in commemoration of the centenary of the end of the First World War. Tickets cost £8.50 for under 26's, £13 for concessions and £15 for full tickets.
The Milford Haven Amateur Operatic Society are putting on a show! This year's production is the classic Annie Get Your Gun, the story of country girl Annie Oakley who falls in love with with rifleman Frank Butler after she's made star of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
This award-winning Torch Theatre Company production returns home in 2018. This one-man play sees Gareth J Bale take on the role of Welsh icon Ray Gravell who is known for his performances on the rugby field. Grav tells the story of the man behind the legend before he died in 2007, at the age of 56.
Wales' only acapella festival, the Narberth A Cappella Voice Festival, returns in 2018 for it's tenth anniversary. Between 4th and the 6th May, Narberth will be hosting a weekend full of performances and workshops celebrating all things a cappella. Performers and more details are yet to be announced, please see www.navf.co.uk for more details.
This Charity Horse and Dog Show is an annual event which occurs in May each year in St. David's. With show jumping, dog shows, stalls and refreshments, this is a great day out for all those interested in horses and dogs!
The St Davids Cathedral Festival takes place across ten days with a range of classical and contemporary musical performances taking place in the beautiful setting of St Davids Cathedral. This event is a success year after year, and is definitely one not to be missed. Performers in the past have included the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, The Sixteen, Goodwick Brass Band. Haverfordwest Male Voice Choir and the Cambrian Consort of Viols. Performance times vary, please see www.stdavidscathedralfestival.co.uk for more information - tickets can be bought online.
Rock the Castle is back for yet another year! For it's first event, Pembroke Castle will be hosting The World Famous Elvis Show starring Chis Connor. Since starting out in 2009, this Elvis performer has played to crowds in the Manchester Apollo, Harrogate International Centre and the London Palladium. He has been awarded the title of The Greatest Elvis Tribute in the World by a world-wide fan poll and has even had the pleasure of performing with the original back-up singers to the King of Rock'n'Roll, The Sweet Inspirations. Performing with a twelve piece band and the aforementioned back-up singers, this show recreates two popular Elvis concerts across two hours. Support act will be The Bluejays, a four-piece band formed after working together on various West End shows, who will be playing classic hits from favourites such as Buddy Holly and Chuck Berry.Tickets cost £19.50pp and will be available to buy from the 24th November. Please see the website for more information and security advice: http://pembroke-castle.co.uk/pages/elvis
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!
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!
A lovely peaceful cottage. Had a lovely stay here. Thanks to Sara for putting us up at the last Minute. Looking forward to coming back in September
Another wonderful holiday. Absolutely no complaints, perfect. Look forward to returning.
Absolute bliss, tranquil, great time warm welcome and enjoyed the company from Darcy and Evie
Fantastic chilled time in this beautiful idyllic location. Thank you x
Another lovely restful week. Thank you Sara and Mike x
This has been a truly lovely place to stay - all the caring touches from Sara made it home from home. Darcy and Evie each morning waiting at the door for their daily fuss, and watching the birds, the walk down the lane and cosiness meant it was a real haven Thank you.
Beautiful weather. Perfect location, stunning scenery, lovely host. Hope to be back some time.
Lovely cottage in a beautiful spot. have enjoyed strolling down the lane with a cup of morning coffee! Tip- The Druidstone hotel - great food, unbelievable view. Thank you Sara we will be back.
Lovely cottage thank you for the wine. Had a great time revisiting areas and seeing new one despite hiccup on Tuesday - Car trouble.
Thank you for the lovely stay. Wonderfully comfortable and well equipped cottage. Superb advise on where to go - we did it all.
Fantastic holiday - wonderful place to stay. Looking forward to coming back.
Lovely spot, lovely house very nice.Lovely underfloor heating and wet room. Thanks
Mixed Weather did not stop us from enjoying great walks and stunning scenery. Great location for such a comfortable cottage. Lovely relaxing week. Thank you.
A beautiful, tranquil week, superb hospitality. Perfect! Thank you so much.
Back again. We really love this, it is so peaceful cottage another wonderful stay it is amazing place watching the birds. Thank you Sara we will be back love it.
Felt totally at home after 5 minutes. Idyllic setting, wonderful host. Tops the list of places we have stayed - we will be back!
Thanks for a great week. Amazing cottage in the perfect location. Sara was the perfect host also. Thanks.
We have had a really lovely stay. The cottage has been perfect as has the gardens. Sara had been very helpful and friendly. There is nothing negative to say. Thank you. You'll be seeing us again.
Thanks for lovely stay. Beautiful spot. here for bird watching. Skomer and Grassholm a must. Nice walks in area and beaches. loved the dog too!
Simply a magical place! Lovely cottage, enchanting garden, the birds, the river, just so special. Thank you so much Sara. We'll be back
Thank you, we've had a lovely few days. We love the cottage. the gardens and the wildlife. everything really.
We have had a wonderful week in this beautiful and peaceful setting. The cottage is cosy with all you could possibly need and the hospitality form Sara is lovely. The birds, the stream - amazing. If ever we are back this way, a stay here is a must.
Many thanks Sara for use of your super cottage. Will endeavour to come again. Good food at Wolfe's Castle Hotel, Golden Lion, Newport. Pump on the Green
We had a lovely stay in this peaceful spot. Very well appointed cottage, warm and cosy. Feeder at the window, daffs and wine were lovely touches. Thanks to Sara.
Our first visit to cottage and the area of Pembrokeshire. Simply an amazing place with lots to do and explore. Thank you for a lovely stay.
We've had a lovely stay in this beautiful relaxing spot. Really enjoyed watching the birds and exploring the local woodland along with other parts of Pembrokeshire.
We have stayed in many cottages, but this is the best. Thank you for everything
Our 2nd visit. A lovely relaxing break. Cottage lovely and warming. Ollie had wonderful walks down by the steam and in it !!
Thank you very much for a beautiful place, lovely and quiet. Will be back again next year.
A lovely relaxing break in tranquil surroundings. Cottage perfect. Thank you Sara.
Sara thank you for a wonderful welcome and letting us stay in your cottage and the wine and flowers a special touch. Bobbie loved the log Burner.
Had a wonderful holiday in a fantastic place. Loved curling up in front to the woodburner! Monty loved running around in the fields. Brilliant relaxing break will be back.
Thank you so much - we have had a lovely relaxing week in your beautiful cottage - a really peaceful setting - we hope to return in the summer.
Well another wonderful week relaxing in this stunning cottage what more can I say STUNNING
Superb cottage with all you need and more. Tranquil setting - very pretty. Will return - may be in the spring to see Sara's daffodils. Had a lovely week!
Spacious and well equipped an comfortable cottage, peaceful location Have spent most of the week on the coast path. Saw my first ever Jelly Fish near Marloes. Decent weather mostly. Many thanks for a lovely week.
Thank you for a lovely stay. We enjoy the walks in the evening and watching the birds.
We have had a lovely week weather fantastic much better than last year love the bird feeder on the window have left some seed. Hope to be back again next year.
What a wonderful week we have had weather that has been great and the cottage stunning we hope to come back soon to watch all the birds on the window, its magic to watch.
Each time we come to Pembrokeshire its great weather. It must be like this all the time. Put some food in the feeder on the window! A great show. This week... Spotted Woodpecker, Nuthatch, Chaffinch, Great Tit, Blue Tit, Coal Tit, Robin, Dunnock, Colared Dove... and a pesky Squirrel.
Another wonderful week - great coastal walks and fantastic weather. Thank you Sara, Mike and Evie (and Fergie) Hope to see you again soon!
The Bird life made TV nearly redundant Sara "Thank you" for making it such a lovely holiday (Re Hab anyos Complete) See you again 'Best wishes to your mum' Tell her not to get a tatoo of a swallow!!
What an amazing place. It is so peaceful and colourful. Bella has had a fabulous time playing with Evie in the river. We've had the most amazing weather and this is so well located for lots of walking and visiting the general area, would recommend the Lilly ponds. Thanks for making us so welcome stunning, peaceful, relaxing. what more can you ask for.
Amazing week - sun everyday so perfect for many coastal walks. Delightful cottage with lovely walks on the doorstep. Wolfscastle Hotel very good food. Thanks for all hospitality.
A most fantastic spot. Quiet yet with so many beautiful walks around. We have really enjoyed our week - and thank you for all your hospitality, Sara Mike and Evie we shall return
Thanks, Sara for a lovely welcome and a memorable relaxing week in your beautiful cottage. Skomer was great, and the Bosherston ponds and Barafundle Bay brought back many childhood memories. Hope to come back and see how your woodland garden has progressed. Good luck to you. Mike and your Mum (and Evie)
What a beautiful spot. We so enjoyed our week here. Many Thanks for all your hospitality.
A fantastic relaying week of lazy days and woodland walks. Thanks to Sara, Mike and the wonderful Evie for a lovely week.
Another lovely relaxing and happy stay with Sara and Mike. Walking, Sun, Beach, Wine, Good Food and a wonderful place to come back to at days end.
We love this cottage! Everything has been thought of and the owners made us feel very welcome - especially Evie!! Brilliant walk through the woods on the footpath - we got to see the bluebells! local put does a good curry and pint on a Wednesday night too.
Complete rest in a beautiful spot. Many thanks to Sara for a warm welcome again. Thanks also to Evie (and Fergie this time) for wearing out dog out
Back again in paradise. Two weeks of beautiful weather walking the length and breadth of Pemborkeshire. Porthgain and St.Dogmaels a must. Once again a wonderful welcome from Evie, Mike and Sara. The best place ever.
A wonderful cottage - amazing situation and everything we need. Lovely to hear the stream and birds. Beautiful, clean and comfortable. Had a great holiday - enjoyed the coast and countryside!
Lovely few days, great for photography - must bring my art stuff next time. Oh and a treat for Evie who gave us smiles.
Beautiful couple of days on such an idyllic spot. Ollie loved it too. Re-booking for next year. Fabuuuulous!!
We like Tucking cottage so much we married and took our honeymoon here - There's romantic!Thank you for the Champagne, such a kind thought.
A lovely cottage set on beautiful surroundings. We recommend walking to end of the road and follow the track up through the woods, perfect. Thank you to our hosts who are lovely.
A wonderful holiday in a wonderful cottage. Lovely hosts. Sorry to be going home, but look forward to a return visit.
A wonderful return to Tucking for a fantastic weekend away from the madding crowds. Thanks to Sara for her warm hospitality and kindness. We'll be back!
Just to say we have had a thoroughly enjoyable stay - weather not too good but didn't detract from the beautiful scenery and local hospitality and the most beautifully well equipped cottage to come back to. Thank you Mike and Sara x
Just a short break, but a truly worth while one. Such a lovely cottage and location. Thanks for a very warm welcome and Evie for tiring out our springer spaniel.
Fantastic cottage, beautiful location, Lovely hots especially Evie, whose face and waggy tail at the door always made us smile. Thank you.
We have had a wonderful relaxing week. Great Cottage in great location. Many thanks to Sara, Mike and Evie for making us feel so welcome.
First day - What a lovely cottage with everything we needed. A warm welcome. Last day - A week of wonderful scenery, great walks, lovely beaches, really interesting area full of lots to do. Will miss quiet and peaceful cottage. A big thank you to Sara and Mike.
Wonderful cottage, Wonderful scenery - a relaxing week. Thank you Sara and Mike.
A fantastic Cottage in an idyllic location. Sara and Mike are lovely hosts. Great Weather and a perfect week.
Everything you could wish for in the cottage. Would recommend it to anyone.
Enjoyed exploring some beautiful locations via recommended walks. Cottage so peaceful too. Batteries now fully re-charged. Thank you.
A perfect place to explore the area and relax. Thank you. Particular highlights - Marloes Sands, Tenby and Caldy Island, Little Haven, and Morrisons.
Thank you for a wonderful week, the cottage was everything we wished for and more! Fantastic central base from which to explore Pembrokeshire. What a stunning county! Can recommend the Solva crab and lobster - Thank you Sara! I am sure we will be back - Henry the dog will especially miss his mornings in the river and of course Evie! Diolch yn fawr.
We have had a wonderfully relaxing honeymoon away from the world in this beautiful area. Thank you.
We have had a wonderful holiday in your lovely cottage in its wonderful location we shall be definitely be back. Thanks Sara and Mike
Fantastic location,cottage and weather. Sara's many suggestions meant that every day was full - of the many highlights we enjoyed Stackpole, Dinas Head and Marloes Sands. Hope to be back. Clark will miss Evie!!
A blissful week in this perfect spot. Phenomenal coastal walking - glorious landscape and fascinating wildlife, porpoises, seals, gannets, can't wait to return.
Once again wonderful stay at Tucking Cottage. Sara and Mike have made our stay extremely pleasurable nothing too much trouble. Enjoyed walking many stunning beach walks. Hope to be back soon.
A warm welcome, fantastic location and brilliant weather - what more could we ask? Sara and Mike are lovely hosts very friendly and nothings too much trouble.
Six weeks later and we're back for another brilliant stay. Little Haven is superb. The weather good, especially for Colby, Tenby, Barafundle Bay. We will definitely be back again. We'll do Slebech next time Sara.
What a lovely valley setting. The spring flowers and bird life were lovely. Gwaun Valley is beautiful too - totally different to this one. Thanks Sara and Evie for making us so welcome.
Great location and cosy cottage. Storm was very sorry that his mate left half way through his holiday. Thank you.
Thank you. We loved the freedom we experienced here. Among our most memorable visits were those to Stackpole (NT) and Picton Castle and Gardens.
It has been a delight to stay in such a light and airy cottage. The birds on the feeders are endlessly entertaining. We enjoyed Colby Woodland Garden (NT) and the walk through the wood to the sea at Amroth. The cafe there does excellent lunches.
Without doubt the best place we have stayed - cottage is perfect, location stunning and warm welcome and the hospitality very much appreciated. We've already planning a return visit and we haven't left yet.
Beautiful location, fantastic cottage,We loved it and didn't want to leave. Sara had lots of suggestions for places to visit. Go to Newport - totally unspoilt. We couldn't have had a better holiday.
Thanks for a wonderful stay in your lovely, cosy cottage. We enjoyed Sara's recommendations of the Sloop at Porthgain and the Cambrian at Solva.
Most relaxing 5 days I have ever had. Watching birds every morning was beautiful. Thanks for everything.
Beautiful cottage, very quiet. Enjoyed watching the birds feeding whilst having our breakfast. Enjoyed a nice meal at the Wolf Inn. Thank you for an enjoyable stay.
This is the best place we have been in Pembrokeshire Coastal Cottages. Hoped for fantastic and couldn't get on better places. Everything you want.
Thanks Sara, lovely cottage, warm comfortable and well - equipped. Loved the antiques and the location is very picturesque mixed weather but explored, even on wet days. North Coast great for walks try Porthgain to Abereiddy North East to Abercastle. Enjoyed the coast roads, St Davids, Newport, Strumble and Dinas. It's a lovely undiscovered area., even in November.
Great Cottage, everything you need. For you surfers, Newgale and Freshwater west seem the most consistent. The Swan at Little Haven is also a lovely put. Great Short break thanks.
We had a wonderful stay at Tucking Cottage and look forward to coming back next year. Sara made us so welcome and relaxed with our dog. Its a dogs paradise and beautiful cottage. Many Thanks.
We were made so welcome from the moment we arrived and our sheltie (Shep)has made friends with lovely Evie! We look forward to coming again ans do agree that Sara's recommendations for places to visit are really spot on. Shep loves the heated floors after a long days walkies. A lovely quiet and relaxing place to stay.
Thank you for a lovely weekend. You have made us and Ellie very welcome. A comfortable well equipped cottage
An extremely pleasant stay in this wooded valley. We spent our days wandering on the cliff tops and exploring hidden coves. The cottage was just right to allow us to relax and gather our strength for the next days expedition. Do follow Sara's recommendations for places to visit.
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