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Cottage With Sea Views

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage in Trefin, St Davids, Pembrokeshire, Wales - Situated In A Quiet Lane Overlooking The North Pembrokeshire Coast.

Charming and secluded 3 bedroomed old cottage at the end of a quiet lane with sea views (10-15 minute walk down path to coast path). Ideal for relaxing holiday with activities to suit all. Sleeps 6 (2 twin bedrooms and 1 room off lounge with double sofa bed), comfy lounge, dining room, kitchen, bathroom (bath, shower and toilet) and shower/toilet. Lovely garden and plenty of places to sit and eat inside and out. Sheltered yard outside kitchen. The cottage is midway between St Davids and Fishguard, easily accessible to local beaches, local pubs, shops and 10-15 minutes to the coastal path and great walks. It is fully equipped and soft furnishing beautifully made by the owner. Broadband available and pets welcome. The cottage enjoys superb sea views stretching from Strumble Head peninsula to Porthgain. It provides superb vantage point from which to track the main birds of passage that pass over the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park and is ideally situated for naturalists and other seeking a relaxing break in all seasons.


Property Manager
Carole Rogers (PROPERTY MANAGER)
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
August 13, 2017

About Carole Rogers (PROPERTY MANAGER)

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Amenities

Saint David's Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Village
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Shower room 1 - shower
  • Family bathroom with bath, electric shower over bath, w.c. and handbasin. Shower room with electric shower, w.c. and handbasin.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with twin beds. Bedroom 2 with twin beds Day room with double sofa bed if required.
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Caerau Isaf, a traditional semi detached stone cottage offers mostly ground floor accommodation although there is a small den in the eves, ideal as a play area. Beamed ceilings and quarry tiled floors, keeping some of the original charm and character, the cottage offer delightful accommodation, is comfortably furnished and well equipped. Outside: There is a large private mature garden with delightful views of the sea and countryside. Ample outdoor furniture and a barbecue. In the shed there are some wetsuits and body boards which guests are welcome to use. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The cottage is cleaned for your arrival and bedlinen is supplied. Tea towels and some cleaning materials are also supplied. Bath towels and beach towels are not supplied. Other: There is a separate dining room with pine table and chairs, built in bookcase which leads into the kitchen.

Reviews

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(7 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
5

Beautiful, peaceful and the best equipped cottage

  • 5 of 5

This is an amazing cottage and yes, the best equipped cottage we have ever stayed in - we even managed to bake a cake. The views from the sun room are gorgeous and it is ideally situated for walks along the Pembrokeshire coast and exploring the area more generally. I would totally recommend it and would definitely go again. We were welcomed with toffee waffles and milk in the fridge (a nice touch) and all the key basics (tea, coffee, salt, pepper etc) were there. To give you an idea of space - we are a family of four ( 2 adults and 2 older children) and had friends stay over for Easter Sunday and it worked perfectly. Thanks for a great stay!

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your positive comments and I am pleased you enjoyed your holiday. The cottage is in a lovely location, with mature gardens and we try to make sure that all guests feel welcome on arrival. Carole Rogers (Property Manager)
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5

Lovely cottage in beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

A really well equipped cosy cottage. Ideal for a family stay. Good walks and close to all the beautiful pembrokeshire beaches. Good breakfast to be had the Mill Cafe and great fish and chips at Porthgain.

We all enjoyed our stay here.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to post a review and pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Your positive comments on the cottage and places close by help future guests to make their decision. Carole Rogers (Property Manager)
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5

Just great!

  • 5 of 5

We were accommodated with our 5 members family (2 bigger and 1 small child) for 2 weeks. And our impression? The best cottage, which we have had so far. A perfect place if you search for a cozy and original accommodation (not suitable for people expecting a new and sterile building). The cottage is very spacious and would be big enough for at least another 2 people. It is very well equipped and as we were not only lucky with the weather, we really appreciated the washing machine combined with a dryer. There are all needed dishes in the kitchen and we were pleasantly surprised by availability of all kinds of basic ingrediences: salt, spices, oil, sugar,meal, tee, koffie etc. The property was clean and is very comfortable, there is a large and really beautiful garden there (there is even a small herbs garden in front of the kitchen window), the view is great. Maps and ideas for activities in the surroundings are available. Walks to the sea can be done directly from the Cottage, the coast is fantastic. Communication with the owner was very good. For shopping (food) we would recommend to visit Aldi in Haverfordwest during your trips (perfect choice and distinctly lower prices in comparison with shops in the closest surroundings).

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to post your review and I am pleased that you have enjoyed your stay. It is always good that the finer points in the cottage have been appreciated and that you found it homely. The general idea was that it was comfortable for any time of the year and ideally situated for exploring the fantastic views of North Pembrokeshire. I must also add that the caretaker was very impressed with your care and respect taken whilst your stay at the cottage and that you are welcome back anytime. Kind regards Carole (Property Manager)
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5

Great cottage

  • 5 of 5

Brilliant cottage well presented well stocked very comfortable .The gardens are gorgeous so peaceful .

We had a great week many thanks

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review and glad that you enjoyed your stay. The cottage has been furnished to be comfortable at any time of the year and the gardens tended regularly. Your comments are appreciated.
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5

Extremely peaceful, comfortable cottage.

  • 5 of 5

Have come away feeling very rested - so peaceful, could only hear birds and bees! The cottage was well equipped, clean, tidy and comfortable and a delight to stay in. The owners obviously love their cottage. Loved the home made soft furnishings. The gardens were beautiful and there is much more to them than the description suggests. The sun room was our favourite place to sit. The only downfall might be that if a double bed is needed, it is in the sun room, meaning that it cannot be used to sit in. However, the lounge is beautiful too. Being able to walk 15 mins down a country path to the bay was a treat. St. David's, Skoma and the Whitesands Beach are all within 20min drive. Thank you for lending out this lovely place.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay at the cottage. If you really wanted to use the sun room during the day you could fold the futon bed up into a sofa but I appreciate it would be a nuisance! Carole Rogers (Property Manager)
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5

A peaceful haven ,a world apart.

  • 5 of 5

A fabulous spacious cottage in a peaceful haven tucked away in the green countryside but only 15 minutes walk down a green lane to the little bay of Aberfelin and the village of Trevine. The cottage is so cosy and tranquil , I immediately felt at home and loved all the beautiful soft furnishings , it is so well equipped with more than anyone could need . A clean and well maintained place ,with good service and communication from the owner. The little extra welcome pack of milk and welsh cakes were great and much appreciated.Watched some super sunsets from the sun room with views over the distant sea. I would recommend this little haven to anyone wanting a quiet ,relaxing holiday in a beautiful setting .

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write this review and I'm glad you had such a wonderful holiday. Kind regards Carole
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Map

Coast/Beach:

The delightful cove of Aberfelin is approx 10 minutes walk away and the sandy beach at Ynys Barry is approx 30 minutes walk. There are various beaches and coves, including Whitesands (famous for surfing) approx 15 minutes by car, Newgale 30 minutes by car, Abereiddi, (famous for the Blue Lagoon and the Red Bull diving championships) 10 minutes by car. The cottage is well placed for exploring the beaches and places of interest.

Travel:

Cardiff airport is the nearest to Pembrokeshire and is approx 2.5 hours away by car. The ferry port to Ireland and the railway station are both in Goodwick, approx 20 minutes by car. There is a Hertz car rental in Goodwick should you wish to hire a car. A car is essential to explore the area.

Distances:

The village of Trefin is approx 15 minutes walk from the cottage, the Ship Inn and The Old Mill Cafe can be found there offering places to dine. St David's, the smallest city in the UK (approx 5 miles) with its cathedral and Bishops Palace is well worth a visit, plenty of small shops and restaurants, banks and supermarkets. Fishguard (approx 10 miles) has a small market on Thursdays and Saturdays, art galleries, coffee shops and a picturesque little harbour at Lower Town.

Further Details:

Surfing, kayaking, coasteering, horse riding, fishing, golf, are just a few of the activities to be found locally. Pembroke Castle is just one of many ancient castles, churches, cromlechs, iron age forts - the area is steeped in history. There are many attractive gardens to visit and a trip to the Preselli Hills with its wooded valleys, streams, waterfalls that give way to moorland with wild ponies grazing and panoramic views across the Irish Sea provides a different perspective to the coastal areas of the county. The special light and clean atmosphere has attracted artists and craftspeople to this beautiful part of the world. Throughout the year there are music festivals, concerts and recitals in Fishguard, St Davids, Milford Haven and various other venues. A boat trip will take you to the islands of Ramsey, Skomer or Skokholm. Visit them in Springtime to see carpets of bluebells and other wild flowers and various sea birds nesting on the cliffs.

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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:

Payment by bank transfer. Details on the booking form

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is a Friday although this can be flexible.


Notes on prices:
Tariffs are weekly and inclusive of heating charges (coal or logs are not included) Short breaks are available outside of peak season. A minimum of 3 nights is 60% of the tariff and 4 or 5 nights is 80% of the tariff.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.