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Ty Solfach

Solva - Pembrokeshire West Wales

Holiday Cottage for 2, perfectly situated between Solva and St Davids with glorious bay views. Pembrokeshire Coastal Path, galleries, restaurants etc all nearby
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Accepts 2 pets
  • WiFi internet
405012
£273 - £561 per week *

Description

Holiday Cottage in Solva sleeping 2 within walking distance of the famous coastal path and glorious coastline. Solva itself is a stunning fishing village with picturesque harbour and a small selection of shops and restaurants and pubs and galleries. Ideal location to explore all that Pembrokeshire has to offer.


Ground Floor

Open plan kitchen , lounge and diner. The fully equipped kitchen including Gas hob, electric oven , microwave, toaster, kettle, slow cooker, electric hand blender. Freezer space available in large shared freezer.

Bedroom: Double bed, bedside drawers, bedside lamps, cheval mirror, chest of drawers, leather sofa, books and games, television and DVD player, hair dryer and hanging space.

Bathroom includes shower unit, wc, sink and heated towel rail.

Garden

There are two designated areas one to the rear of the property which is a paved area with table and chairs and barbecue, the other area through the garden where there is a paved area overlooking the large lawn with distant sea views with easy chairs and loungers.

Additional Information

Dog friendly cottage - maximum of 2 pets welcome* at £20 per pet, per booking. Payable as extras during booking process

Bed linen and towels are provided (please bring your own beach towels)

Full central heating (heating included)

Wi Fi is included

Mobile tel. reception variable according to provider - only EE is completely reliable.

Baby sitting by arrangement

High chair available

'No smoking' cottage

This property has a £150 good housekeeping refundable bond, which is payable to Best of Wales along with the balance of your holiday. Alternatively, you can waiver this bond by paying a non-refundable fee of £5 per person instead.

*Bookings that include pets are taken on the understanding that all flea and worming treatments are up to date. Please remember that they should not be left unattended at the cottage or in the communal areas and should be off furniture at all times. The pet owner is responsible for cleaning up after their dog. Please show consideration for other guests visiting at the same time as you and for those coming after you. Please bear in mind that some popular beaches do not permit dogs during the summer months. Download beach dog guides from Pembrokeshire County Council.

Features

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Double bed
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Accepts 2 pets
  • WiFi internet
  • Saturday changeover
  • 3 Miles from a beach
  • 1 Mile from a pub
  • 1 Mile from a shop
  • Ground floor bath/shower room
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Freezer
  • No smoking
  • Towels provided
  • No tumble dryer
  • No washing machine
  • Highchair available
  • No travel cot available

Prices

Reviews

The cottage was lovely and clean but best of all the location was great to enjoy the coastal path. Mr Dan Churchill - 17th June 2018
Our cottage was stylish and our every need catered for.
The Coastal Path is a must- we walked from Nine Wells into Solva. St Davids unmissable. Loved Caerfai beach. Had excellent fish and chips in a groovy 70's caff in Pembroke.Couple from Reading - 6th September 2017
Absolutely stunning. Especially sitting in the garden watching the sun go down, overlooking the sea. The perfect getaway from everyday stresses. The cottage was ideally placed for our needs and had everything you could have wanted. It was clean and tidy, and Rosemary was very helpful and knowledgeable. Thank you. We walked the coastal path to St Davids, ate at the Royal George in Solva. It was perfect.Couple from South Wales - 9th May 2017
Very homely & comfortable. Made to feel welcome by the owner, who was very attentive to my needs & on hand to sort out a few problems I encountered & dealt with them quickly with the minimum of fuss.
Tips: Relax & enjoy the area for what it gives!! Don't plan anything - just enjoy the days as they come.Sara from Axminster, Devon - 25th September 2016
Brillant, a warm welcome on arrival. Well maintained cottage with magnificent views, with local foot paths leading to coastal path. Tranquility at its best. Coastal walks are amazing, great beaches for surfing.Clarkia from Oxted - 3rd September 2016
We found Swallows Cottage very cosy and comfortable
A very well equipped and clean cottage. Great coastal walks with quiet coves and beaches. We thought St David's is a great place to visitChris from Wiltshire - 18th February 2016

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Local Area

This cottage adjoins the owners house and is across a courtyard from 3 other small cottages. This dog-friendly cottage for 2 is nestled in between Solva (1 mile) and St Davids (2 miles). Perfect for a walking holiday in Wales, with the famous Pembrokeshire Coastal Path a short walk away from the cottage via Porth-y-Rhaw.

Solva is known as the jewel of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park and is situated on the beautiful West Wales coast. An ideal location for walking, sailing, fishing or simply relaxing amongst the shops, galleries and restaurants set in beautiful scenery. For such a small village Solva has quite a few places to eat and drink and many of these establishments specialise in fresh local seafood dishes. You will find several local pubs providing great food and atmosphere, there is also a local shop that includes a post office, newsagent and many holiday items such as fishing tackle and beach items. Quay jumping is a favourite past time of local children, as is crab fishing in Solva harbour. Sailboat and water activity courses are also available and can be arranged from the quayside.

St Davids is a beautiful and unique city surrounded by some of the finest coastline in Europe. Situated within the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park St Davids is surrounded by spectacular coastal scenery renowned for its beauty and abundance of wildlife. St Davids Cathedral has been the dominant presence since the 12th century and was a popular pilgrimage destination throughout the Middle Ages and indeed remains so to this day attracting thousands of visitors every year. Adjacent to the cathedral stand the magnificent ruins of the medieval Bishops Palace. The city of St Davids has a great deal to offer every visitor.

Beaches

Caerfai Bay – The closest sandy beach to the cottage. Caerfai is a lovely sandy beach perfect for families. Its position provides shelter from the prevailing winds. 3.0 miles

Newgale - It's a magnificent two mile long stretch of wide flat sand with a huge pebble bank behind it. Powerful swells roll in here at all times of the year. 3.8 miles

Whitesands - The blue-flagged Whitesands Bay is a popular family beach because of its safe swimming and clean white sand. It is also regarded as one of Wales’ top surf-spots.4.1 miles

Water Sports

TYF Adventure includes canoeing, kayaking, coastering and much more. 2 miles

Walking

Whether you’re after a gentle stroll down into Solva or a week-long hike it’s right on your doorstep, and a watering hole to quench your thirst is never far away. Pembrokeshire Coastal Path 0.25 miles.

Fishing

Only a short walk from the cottage there are many coves and rocky marks that provide superb Sea fishing, including some of the best Bass fishing in the UK. 0.25 miles. Fishing and sightseeing trips from St Justinian. 2.5 miles

Golf

Only 2 miles from the cottage, St David's City is one of three distinctive nine-hole gems that exist along the twenty-mile stretch of the North Pembrokeshire coast. 2miles

Cycling

National Cycle Route 4 (or NCR 4) is only a ¼ of a mile from the cottage and actually runs from London to Fishguard. Mainly on quiet country roads. 0.25 miles. For off road cycling Llys-Y-Fran is a large country park just outside Haverfordwest. 25 miles

Pony trekking

St Davids Trekking provides horse riding in the St Davids area on a Gypsy Vanner, passing through valleys and meadows for a paddle in the sea or a splash in the river. 3.4 miles