Wood Cottage is a beautiful and fully refurbished 2 bedroom stone cottage situated in the grounds of the Llanunwas estate in Solva. The cottage, tucked behind the adjacent estate house, is set in grounds of over 3 acres with shared lawns, wooded area, private wooded drive, entrance and parking facilities. Breathtaking views over St Brides Bay, with Ramsey Island to the West and Skokholm and Grassholm Islands to the South are enjoyed from the estate. A path from the cottage connects within 400 yards of the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path.
It is decorated in a smart, clean contemporary style and compliments its original features. Downstairs, the cottage comprises a modern, fitted and fully equipped kitchen/diner. This leads to a comfortable sitting room complete with large sofas and a thoughtful collection of guides, books, CDs and DVDs to suit all interests. Stairs lead to the bedrooms, bathroom and toilet. The master bedroom, a former Pembrokeshire crog loft, is a spacious oasis, decorated in white with ash furniture. The second bedroom includes adult sized bunk beds and storage space.
The cottage’s old wood store can be used to store bikes, surfboards, wetsuits etc, and making Wood Cottage ideal for walkers, wildlife enthusiasts, young families and families who like adventure.
Solva’s picturesque harbour is approximately half a mile away and the artistic village with its pubs, shops, art galleries and restaurants is waiting to be explored. There are beaches all around Solva, some of the best in the County, whatever your preference - small coves or large, sandy expanses ideal for water sports.
Wood Cottage is a perfect retreat in a rather magical location.
10% discount available for a couple if booking outside the school holidays - please enquire on booking - 01437 767600 or 01437 765765.
This property shares the same location as 33036 Grassholm View, 33065 2 Coastal View, 33325 Picture Cottage, 33327 Skokholm View and 33338 Ramsey View.
Llanunwas, Solva is a small country estate dating back 400 years standing in glorious isolation on the cliffs in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. It is set on the edge of the small harbour village of Solva with its excellent craft shops, galleries, pubs and restaurants. Approaching the properties via the woodland driveway one senses the peace and tranquility. Llanunwas offers it all with breathtaking sea views across St Brides Bay.
Llanunwas, translates as ‘church of the one servant’, and has been tastefully restored to 7 apartments and 2 cottages with many traditional stone and slate features having been retained, both internally and externally around the properties. An ideal holiday location for couples, families and large groups, offering spacious grounds and communal patio area. There is plenty of space for children to play and adults to relax. With the proximity of the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path approximately 400 yards away the more energetic can explore the various coves and bays around this quiet section of Pembrokeshire - ideal spots for picnicking and sunbathing.
Ground Floor: Small porch, kitchen/diner leading through to sitting room.
First Floor: Double room, bunk room, bathroom/overhead shower/whb/wc.
Parking: 1 space in communal car park.
Facilities: Electric double oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer, TV, DVD player, CD player, WiFi, telephone - for incoming & emergency calls only, towels, patio furniture. Old woodstore with lockable doors can be used to store bikes, surfboards, wetsuits etc.
Pet Notes: No.
Heating: Fully adjustable electric heaters.
Fuel Charges: Electricity FREE.
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.
The property is approached via an A-road; there is a winding drive through trees to the property. There is parking for one car for Wood Cottage in communal car park plus shared visitor spaces if available. There is a bus-stop (sheltered) 70 metres from the end of the drive served by a good service all the year round to St Davids and to Haverfordwest. During Spring and Summer services are especially frequent allowing access to many points along the coastal path especially handy for walkers. Timetables provided in the house. Access to the bus stop however is via a short stretch of road without a pavement. Therefore, bright clothing (and a light at night) along with due caution is recommended. Access to Wood Cottage is via one step up (approximately 20cm) followed by another two steps down (approx 15cm each) and further on another step down (approx 10cm) before reaching the front door where one small step up into the lobby followed by another into the kitchen area. There is outside lighting which comes on automatically at dusk. There is no on-site assistance available with luggage. It is suggested that keys are placed in the same place where found when visitors go out as a fee including call-out charge will have to be charged if a replacement key is needed. Please note that the external stairs leading now to the bedroom window are uneven and potentially hazardous. Please supervise young children in this area. The garden with its magnificent sea views is fairly level. There is also a gravelled area and a wooded area available all of which are reached via a maximum of two steps. Patio furniture is available which is light and easy to move about. A lockable outdoor store area is available for keeping bikes, pushchairs, wheelchairs, toys etc All areas indoors are well lit and white or brightly decorated. Downstairs there is sitting room and kitchen/diner all level with no steps. Kitchen/diner is well lit with down lighting to food preparation and eating area. Our mother who has macular degeneration has particularly benefited from this. Access to the first floor is via a straight flight of standard stairs with handrail. Both bedrooms and bathroom are upstairs again all on one level with no steps. Bath and overhead shower are fitted with a strong wall mounted handle for safe access. There is no WC on the ground floor. Unfortunately, we are unable to accept guide-dogs as some of our visitors are allergic to animals. Mobile phone reception is poor inside the property as the cottage walls are extremely thick. Messages can be received if phones are left in bedroom or kitchen windows. Reception is however excellent in front of the house and in the car park. There is a landline for emergency calls and incoming calls only. WiFi enables most forms of modern communication (WhatsApp, Skype, iMessage, Zoom etc).
Beautiful location, well serviced by keeper on the grounds and Coastal Cottages, well equipped, matches description on website, easy access to coastal path, ideal for families, relaxing and reinvigorating.
Beautiful cottage - possibly the best one we have stayed in. Loved all the games. Great coastal walk to St Davids. fish & Chips at the Shed in Porthgain can not be beaten Thank you
Lovely cottage in beautiful location. Would recommend Cwtch in St Davids and cambrain in Solva for food
Apart from stormy weather at night we have had a lovely stay in this cottage. Well equipped and comfy bed. Elliott loved the bunk beds, it reminded him of peppa pig!Walks every day and Folly Farm a must with kids or not!
We have enjoyed our stay in this very well equipped cottage. The weather has been superb and we have walked virtually all week. The Scenery is breathtaking & such a relaxing place. The walk to Newgale is well worth doing for the views. visited Cwtch in St Davids and would highly recommend it
Great Cottage - Great weather
excellent cottage, well equipped and furnished. Great location for enjoying the coast.We enjoyed the coastal path walk. Whitesands beach, where the boys found crabs in the rockpools! Also took a boat trip around Ramsey Island and were thrilled by the seals. A great week thank you
We have enjoyed a splended week getting thoroughly tired doing various Coastal things- walking swimming, body boarding. Slept well in this wonderful Cottage
We've had a great week, our first in Pembrokeshire. What an amazing place, fabulous beaches and scenery for walks. Lovely days out on whitesands beach, Thank you for a beautiful, clean, comfortable and well equipped cottage. We loved crabbing in Solva harbour.
Beautiful cottage in a great location, weather fabulous. Walked every day. Fantastic break.
We come from the beautiful Lake District Cumbria but this is another beautiful place. Our first visit to Pembrokeshire and probably not our last. Had a fantastic week in this lovely cottage and local area. We walked, played golf (St Davids), ate well (Cambrian and Cwtch) and slept well and not a moment wasted!!
We had a perfect holiday. Never thought we would need to pack sun lotion in Wales but 20+degrees C. The cottage has a perfect location for the Pembrokeshire coast. Had a great week. The cottage was very well appointed, almost like home, if not better. Solva, probably the best village on the Pembrokeshire coast. Coastal path fantastic towards Newgale and St Davids. Daughter and friend (both aged 13) loved it - a miracle for 13 year olds. Your cottage is a wonderful retreat for hard-working parents. Thank you for a great break.
A very enjoyable week of mainly dry and windy weather. Good walking conditions and easy access to the coast path. Wood Cottage is both tastefully furnished and well equipped. Many thanks for a lovely break.
Thank you for a lovely stay in this beautiful cottage. We have had a great few days with good weather. Very well equipped to a high standard.
Thank you for a lovely stay in this beautiful cottage. We have had a great few days with good weather. Very well equipped to a high standard.
A very enjoyable week of mainly dry if windy weather. Good walking conditions and easy access to Coast Path. Wood Cottage is both tastefully furnished and well equipped. Many thanks for a lovely break.
Thank you so much, Debbie & Aneuryn. Perfect cottage for a relaxing getaway. We had such a fab time, both 'at home' in wood cottage and out and about locally. Really looking forward to our next visit
Have had a super week in wood Cottage. Weather has been kind to us. Dry, sunny but oftern very windy! Very comfortable cottage, nice to come back to after days walking on the coast path and sightseeing.
Have had a lovely week, even if we had to didge the rain! Whitesands beach is fantastic - so is newgale. Fantastic views from the coast path here, and also between Porth Clais and St Nons
Lovley Comfortable well equipped cottage. Enjoyed lunches at Sloop Inn, Druidstone and the Cambrain
Lovley Comfy Cottage. Fab coastal walks - A very relaxing break Thanks!
Lovley relaxing stay! Lots of long walks, with seals porpoises, falcons and even a snake!! Fantastic seafood at The Swan in Little Haven. Cottage was an excellent base- good location, really well equipped and super comfy. We've discovered Pembrokeshire and will be back
Very comfortable, well equipped cottage- had a throughly relaxing week. Lucky with the weather- mostly rained at night. Enjoyed food at the harbour and cambrain. Good location for walking and beaches- stunning views all round
A very good place to walk the coastal path from. Walking to St Davids is nice relatively flat walk. Walking to Newgale is a bit like mount-anearing in places and quite wearing on the knees.
This was our first holiday together and it turned out to be a very memorable one. Wood cottage was in the perfect location for walking the coastal path from Newgale to whitesands and the views were spectacular. Solva is a warm friendly place, specail thanks to the barman from the cambrian Inn who gave us a lift home when it was raining! Holiday culminated with our engagement on Ramsey Island! Just perfect!
Lovley week with fantastic weather. First trip to pembrokeshire for us and it wont be our last. The shed at porthgain is well worth a visit. Many Thanks
Busy week, plenty of sea based activities. Lovely coastline, cottgae location fab. Boys loved the huge garden
Great cottage & Fab Location. We have been coming to these parts forever!! Cottage is excellently equipped & incredibly homely. We all look forward to staying here again soon. The greatest bonus was the coastal path on the doorstep
We've had a lovley week here- a great base to explore from. Highlight of the week was a boat trip from Tenby (on the pride of Tenby)- we saw seals and a dolphin! The Harbour Inn in Solva has a good choice of food- and the sound cafe in St Davids is good for lunch. Whitesands beach is worth a visit lovley afternoon there. Its been great being so close to the coastal path- lovley for evening walks
Another lovley week, walking the coastal path. Cottage lovely
We have had a fantastic week here on our first visit to Pembrokeshire. The cottage is in a fantastic location, being so close to the coastal path and what fabulous sceney and views. The cottage is very homely and comortable. We have been extremely lucky with the weather (it only rained at night time this week) Walk to Solva harbour along the coastal path very nice. All round a lovely break, very much enjoyed Thank you
Lovley half term break, despite the wet and windy weather. The sea at whitesands and Newgale very dramatic. Seals in Porthgain harbour were great fun to watch. Great Cottage
Thank you so much, perfect cottage for a relaxing getaway. We had such a fab time, both 'at home' in wood cottage and out and about locally. Really looking forward to our next visit
A lovely time- first holiday in Pembrokshire. Super cottage loved whitesands,Nolton Haven, Aberiddy and carfei. Folly farm is great for kids- lots to do, we hope to come back. Thank you
We had a lovely time. Cottage makes a great base for exploring this part of Pembrokeshire
We had a great time- thank you! The cottage was the perfect place to rest tired limbs from biking,surfing or kayaking
Wonderful holiday, we have loved every minute- rain and shine. Thank you
“Lovely, quiet and spiritual place”
Brilliant place to get away from it all – secluded and quiet
“A beautiful and well-furnished cottage. Will definitely recommend the cottage to friends and think it’s excellent value for money considering all of the extra fixtures and fittings.” “Don’t change anything – It’s perfect”
“Lovely place to stay. Well situated, great location.”
“We have loved Wood Cottage – it is perfect for a family.” “Great coastal paths – stunning views”
“In the midst of a cold winter, a delight to come here. Very comfortable, clean and new; a true home from home”
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